Eugene D. Cannon

Male 1848 - 1918  (69 years)


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  • Name Eugene D. Cannon 
    Birth 29 May 1848  Palmyra, Jefferson Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Death May 1918  Beloit, Rock Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Burial Oakwood Cemetery, Beloit, Rock Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • E. D. CANNON, farmer, Sec. 28; P.O. Beloit; born in Palmyra, Wis., May 29, 1849; son of Matthew D. CANNON, who was a native of Staten Island and died in 1850 in Palmyra. E. D. CANNON came to Beloit in 1855, and attended school until about 1868, in 1869, went to a drug store and remained there about two years; in 1871, went into the paper business; traveled through Northern Illinois and Wisconsin; was successful and made money; afterward went into the drug and notion business with E. R. SMITH; shortly after went on the road again in the notion business, which he continued about four years successfully; through industry laid up about $6,000, and went into the cigar and confectionery business in Beloit; in 1877, went on to the old GEER farm of 300 acres; this is one of the best farms in the town; from the ground near the house there is a fine view of the towns of Beloit, Janesville and Rockton; Mr. CANNON has a fine breed of horses and good general stock and will undoubtedly make a successful farmer. Eugene never married and lived with his mother for many years.
      (The History of Rock County, Wisconsin (c)1879, p. 800)
    Person ID I19901  OurNorthernRoots
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2022 

    Father Mathew Decker Cannon,   b. 1819, Staten Island, Richmond Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 24 Jun 1849, Palmyra, Jefferson Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 30 years) 
    Mother Mary A. Gates,   b. 28 Nov 1827, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 14 May 1919, Beloit, Rock Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 91 years) 
    Marriage 3 Aug 1847  Palmyra, Jefferson Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5519  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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