Covered Wagon

Name and Place

John Lively moved to the Illinois territory in 1805 and settled on the prairie northwest of the Irish Settlement, which thenceforth was known by the name of Lively prairie. He died in the year 1826. 

Origins

John was born in Abbeville, South Carolina.

Spouse

Children

John had five sons:

  1. Reuben
  2. James
  3. Turner
  4. William
  5. Hugh

Offices Held

 

Military

 

Notoriety

 

References

  1. Combined History of Randolph, Monroe, and Perry Counties, Illinois, page 71