Biography of Azariah Webb
Monroe County, MI Biographies

AZARIAH WEBB, son of Thomas F. and Sarah Webb, was born at Lunenburg, Essex county, Vt., in 1813. In 1837 he made his first trip to the West, and landed at Milwaukee, Wis., remaining there 18 months; from that place he came to this county and located in the town of Summerfield, where he purchased a farm, and remained there for a time; then went to the city of Monroe and worked for Austin Wing for some time; in 1840 he came to Whiteford and purchased a farm now owned by George H. Nahr; in 1845 purchased 190 acres, where he now resides, 57 of which he still retains as a homestead. He was married in 1840 to Matilda E. Nahr, daughter of David and Margaret Nahr, of Summerfield, formerly of Rhinebeck, Dutchess county, N. Y., by whom he has nine children now living. He has held the office of supervisor one term and the office of town clerk nine years, and other minor offices.

History of Monroe County, Michigan
Talcott E. Wing, Editor
Munsell & Company, Publishers
New York 1890.

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