JOHN MALLON, P. O, Willow Springs, was born in Ireland in 1831, son of Jamee and Isabella S. Mallon, He came
to Cook County in 1856 and located on the farm where he now resides, In 1862 he enlissed in Company F, 100th Illinois
Yolunteer Infantry, He participated in the battles of Murfreesboro, Chickamauga, in which battles he was wounded
by a gun shot in the left side of his skull, where it remained for seventeen years, until extracted in 1882, by
Dr. Andrews, of Chicago, He was married in 1867 to Mrs. Ellen Williams, daughter of Eugene and Bridget McGovern.
They have five children, three now living - James E., John H. and Charles F. By her former marriage Mrs. Mallon
had three children, two now living, Lizzie and Mary Williams. They belong to the Catholic Church. Mr. Mallon was
Clerk of the town of Palos for six years. His occupation is farming.
History of Cook County, Illinois
From the earliest period to the present time.
BY: A. T. Andreas
A. T. Andreas, Publisher
Names A to B
Names C to G
Names H to M
Names N to Z
Also see [ Railway Officials in America 1906