Plaster, John

Born: 1801-1810

Flourished: 1823-1832 Sangamon County, Illinois

Alternate name: Plasters

In 1823, Plaster married Hannah McKee in Sangamon County, Illinois, where they settled. In 1832, he volunteered to serve in the company commanded by Abraham Lincoln in the Black Hawk War.

Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, Sangamon County, 13 April 1823, Illinois State Archives, Springfield, IL; U.S. Census Office, Fifth Census of the United States (1830), Sangamon County, IL, 200; Muster Roll of Abraham Lincoln’s Company of Mounted Volunteers.