|Posted By:||Michael DeLorenzo|
|Subject:||George W. Mull b.1834 son of George & Mary Mull|
|Post Date:||October 23, 2004 at 03:15:44|
|Forum:||Rush County, IN Genealogy Forum|
Not my family line, just sharing.
The following Biographical sketch was copied from the book "HISTORY AND BIOGRAPHY COUNTIES OF WHITE AND PULASKI, INDIANA. Historical and Biographical. Illustrated. Chicago; F.A. Battey & Co., Publishers. 1883.
page 744, Van Buren Township, Pulaski County, Indiana.
"GEORGE W. MULL was born in Rush County, Indiana, March 10, 1834, and is a son of GEORGE and MARY MULL, both natives of Virginia, the father having been born in Loudoun County in April, 1799. The father moved with his parents to Ohio in 1820, and was there married in 1823 to MARY BALL, and subsequently came to Rush County, this state, being one of the earliest settlers. He and wife are still living in retirement on the old homestead. Their children were eight in number - SARAH, MARY, WILLIAM, infant son (deceased), HENRY, GEORGE W., CATHERINE, and MARGARET. August 28, 1859, GEORGE W. MULL was married, in Rush County, to SARAH J., daughter of JEREMIAH and DRUSILLA WILLEY. She was born in Butler County, Ohio, September 6, 1841, and in 1847 was brought to Rush County by her parents, the latter still residing there. She was one of the seven children following: HENRY, ELIZABETH, SARAH J., CHARLOTTE, HULDAH, AMANDA, and a deceased infant. In September, 1859, MR. MULL came to Pulaski County, and settled on his farm of 485 acres in this township. He has had born to him a family of four children - JAMES W. (deceased), CYRUS W., LUCINDA A., and LAVANTIA A."