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Lockridge, William A.

Born: 1810-01-17 Montgomery County, Kentucky

Died: 1879-06-10 Sangamon County, Illinois

Flourished: 1835-1879 Sangamon County, Illinois

In 1830, Lockridge married Sally Moore in Kentucky. Together, they would have seven children. In 1835, Lockridge moved his family to Sangamon County, Illinois, where he established a farm in Ball Township. Sally died in 1857, and William re-married to Amanda E. Goodbar, with whom he had three children.

John Carroll Power and S. A. Power, History of the Early Settlers of Sangamon County, Illinois (Springfield, IL: Edwin A. Wilson, 1876), 462-63; Illinois State Journal (Springfield), 11 June 1879, 1:1.