Hancock County ILGenweb
Transcribed by Marcia Siegfried Redding
Nixon Balfour, farmer, sec. 26; is a native of North Carolina, born in 1826; came to
this State in 1835, settling in Adams county, and came to this county in 1870. He was married in Adams county in 1848, to Keziah
Robbins, who was born in 1826, and they have had 12 children, 8 of who are living; James H., Andrew M., Theodore S., Mary E.,
Nellie D., Anna E., Minnie I. and Jennie E. Mr. B. is handling some fine horses.
Title: 1880 History of Hancock County, Illinois
Author: By TH. Gregg
Published by: Chas. C. Chapman & Co.
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