Biography of Harris Webster
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HARRIS WEBSTER, farmer, was born in Madison County, N. Y., in 1815, son of Chauncy and Lydia Webster. lie came to Illinois in March, 1837; located at Deer Grove, on a farm in Section 10, Township 42, Range 10, where he resided for thirty eight years, when he removed to the village of Palatine. He was married, in 1844, to Miss Charlotte A. Jones, daughter of William and Laura Jones. They have three children - Minda C., Seth and Belle. There were but thirteen families in Palatine when he moved there. He is now the oldest settler living in the township. He is a member of the Masonic fraternity, A. F. & A. M., and a Royal Arch Mason. He has held the office of Township Assessor about eighteen years. He was County Supervisor for one term, and was the Census Enuinerator for Palatine in 1880.


FROM:
History of Cook County, Illinois
From the earliest period to the present time.
BY: A. T. Andreas
A. T. Andreas, Publisher
Chicago 1884.

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