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Re: Faughn of KY and IL
Posted by: Tina (ID *****1775) Date: January 24, 2005 at 15:42:50
In Reply to: Re: Faughn of KY and IL by Michael Faughn of 45

Any connection?

Name:       Benton Lawrence FAUGHN
Birth:       16 Sep 1844       Name:       Benton Lawrence FAUGHN
Birth:       16 Sep 1844       KY per censuses
Death:       26 Sep 1930       Macedonia, Hamilton County, IL
Burial:              Macedonia United Methodist Church Cemetery, Knights Prairie, Hamilton, IL
Alias/AKA:       Marriage license: Benjamin L. Fann; In Harriet's obit her husband is listed and Benton Faughn; Listed as Lawrence Faughn in 1900 census

Misc. Notes
Note: There is a record of FAWN, Benton L., age 15, male, born in IL was living in the house of John Cullins in the 1860 census of Hamilton County, IL, [later to marry John's daughter Harriet] no indication of parents or other Fawn surnames in household.
Marriage is recorded in Hamilton County, IL as:
Benjamin L. Fann to Miss Harriet Cullins 24 Apr 1864 M# 2347
Benjamin had neither father, mother, nor guardian listed.
Harriet is listed as the d/o John Cullins
1870 Census, Hamilton County, IL, Page 67, House #233/32:

Fann, Burton 28 M Farmer KY
Harriette 24 F IL (nee Cullins)
Julia 3 F IL
Marry 2 F IL
(Head of Household is listed variously as Benjamin Fawn, Benton L Fawn & Burton Fann. In Harriet’s 1937 obit her husband is listed as Benton Faughn.)
1880 Census, Knights Prairie, Hamilton County, IL, Page 479b:

Benton L. FAUGHN Self M M W 34 KY Occ: Farmer Fa: KY Mo: KY
Harriett FAUGHN Wife F M W 33 IL Occ: Keeping House Fa: KY Mo: IL
Julia FAUGHN Dau F S W 13 IL Occ: At Home Fa: KY Mo: IL
Mary C. FAUGHN Dau F S W 10 IL Occ: At Home Fa: KY Mo: IL
Josephine FAUGHN Dau F S W 7 IL Fa: KY Mo: IL
Nancy FAUGHN Dau F S W 1 IL Fa: KY Mo: IL
Clayton CLICK Other M S W 22 IL Occ: Farm Laborer Fa: TN Mo: TN
1920 Census, Knights Prairie Twp., Macedonia Village, Hamilton County, IL, Page 2a, House # 34/34, Enumerated Jan. 3, 1920:

Faughn, Benton L. Head M W 75 Married KY/KY/KY
Faughn, Harriet Wife F W 73 Married IL/KY/IL
Obit: as found in "McLEANSBORO TIMES" Newspaper October 2, 1930:

Faughn, Benton Lawrence; b: 9/16/1844 Pope County, IL, d: 9/26/1930 at the home of his daughter Mrs. Peter Lee of Macedonia. Served in the Civil War, 6th Calvary. Married Harriet Cullins March 1864. Six children, three survive: Mrs. C. M. Johnson, Del Rio TX, Mrs. J. N. Marquis, Mount Vernon, IL, and Mrs. Peter Lee of Macedonia, IL. Interred at Macedonia Cemetery, Hamilton County, IL.

Marriage:       24 Apr 1864       Hamilton County, IL
Spouse:       Harriet D. CULLINS
Birth:       4 Nov 1846       Hamilton County, IL
Death:       2 Apr 1937       Macedonia, Hamilton County, IL
Burial:              Macedonia United Methodist Church Cemetery, Knights Prairie, Hamilton, IL
Father:       Crpl. John CULLINS (~1820-1897)
Mother:       Mary A. HUNGATE (1822-1912)

Misc. Notes
Date of birth estimated based on 1860 census, gives age as 15.
Obit, Legacy of Kin Volume 1:
1937 - Faughn, Harriett Cullins; Times-Leader, 08 Apr 1937; born 04 Nov 1846 in Hamilton County; died 02 Apr 1937 at the home of daughter, Mrs. Peter Lee, Macedonia; daughter of John & Mary Hungate Cullins. Married Benton Faughn, 1864 – a Civil War Veteran; 6 children, 3 died in infancy, 3 survive: Mrs. C M Johnson of Del Rio, Texas; Mrs J N Marquis of Mt Vernon & Mrs Peter Lee of Macedonia; Funeral at Macedonia M E Church.

1 F:       Julia FAUGHN
Birth:       abt 1867       Illinois, per 1870 HCI Census, age 3

Misc. Notes
Mother's obit states "Mrs. C.M. Johnson of Del Rio Texas".
Spouse:       Chester M. JOHNSON
Marriage:       14 Dec 1882
2 F:       Josephine ("Josie") FAUGHN (Died as Child)
Birth:       abt Jan 1873
Death:       4 Nov 1885
Burial:              Old part of Antioch Cemetery, Knights Prairie, Hamilton County, IL
3 F:       Nancy FAUGHN
Birth:       Nov 1878       Illinois, per 1900 census
Census:       1900       Macedonia/Knights Prairie, IL census

Misc. Notes
Mother's obit states "Mrs. Peter Lee of Macedonia, IL".
Spouse:       Peter LEE
4 F:       Mary "Catherine" FAUGHN
Death:       25 Feb 1948       Hospital in Mt. Vernon. IL
Burial:              Antioch Cemetery, Hamilton County, IL
Residence:       1900       "Moved to Mt. Vernon in 1900" per obit
Alias/AKA:       mother's obit states" Mrs. J. N. Marquis of Mt. Vernon, IL".

Misc. Notes
Obit in "Times-Leader" Feb 26, 1948 states: "....leaves four sons, one daughter"
Spouse:       Joseph N. MARQUIS Sr.
Marriage:       26 Sep 1890       Macedonia, Knights Prairie, Hamilton County, IL

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