JEFFERSON COUNTY ILLINOIS
C.H. JUDD, farmer, P.O. Moore's Prairie. This gentleman was born in
Guyandotte, Cabell County, W. Va., December 7, 1835; he was a son of
John T. and Doratha M (PROSSER) JUDD. The father, who was a mechanic,
was a native of New York, the mother of Prince William County, Va.
At the age of eight years, the father moved to Lawrence County, Ohio,
where subject attended the free schools until about eighteen, and then
attended the Marietta High School; he remained there two years. Then
subject came to Jefferson County with his father, and settled in
Moore's Prairie Township, where the father erected a saw and flouring mill,
the first in this section of the country. When subject
became of age, he became a partner in his father's mill.
Source: "History of Jefferson County, Illinois" Wm. Henry Perrin
Submitted by: Sharlet Bigham LaBarbera
Nov 6, 1997