(Courtesy Peggy Cacciamatta)
Peggy writes: "Thought you might be interested in this picture. The men are Rev. Lewis Springer and Rev. Jarvice G. Evans who were among the first 13 people to join the early Methodist Society in Evans Township, form in 1831 by Rev. John Dixon.
Rev. J.G. Evans was pastor of the M. E. church at Wenona in 1879-80, and if you look over the numerous marriages listed in the Henry Republican on your site, he preformed many of them. "
J.G. Evans (1833 - 1910) Born in Marshall Co., IL. Resident of Abingdon, IL.
Lewis Springer (1833 - 1914) Born in Muskingum Co., OH. Resident of Galesburg, IL.
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