MRS. ABIGAIL HANSON, of Milan, was born at Saratoga Springs, N. Y., July 23, 1824. Her father, Mr. Lawrence,
came to Michigan in 1838, settled on a farm in Jackson county, Mich. Mrs. Hanson was married to Geo. M. Hanson,
of York, Wasbtenaw county, Mich., October 15, 1843. Eight years after he removed to Milan, where he purchased a
share in a saw and grist mill After a few years he sold his share in this mill and purchased the Toland mill, and
after three years sold out and went to Jackson to live. In 1867 they returned to Milan, where they have since resided.
Mr. Hanson was born in 1812 in the State of Maine. Mrs. Hanson is the mother of five children. Herbert A. Taylor,
a grandson, enlisted in the army July 21, 1862, at the age of 16 years. He is a member Lucius Taylor Post, No.
274, and is the youngest soldier belonging to any Post in Monroe county.
History of Monroe County, Michigan
Talcott E. Wing, Editor
Munsell & Company, Publishers
New York 1890.
Monroe County, Michigan Biographies
Names A to C
Names D to K
Names L to P
Names R to Z
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