|From The History of Racine and Kenosha Counties, Wisconsin,
Publ. 1879 by Western Historical Company, Chicago - Page 601
DR. J. G. MEACHEM, JR., was born in Bethany, Wyoming Co., N.Y.; he graduated from Rush Medical College, in 1865, and is a member of Wisconsin Medical Association, member of the Wisconsin Society of Science, Arts and Letters, and Secretary of the Racine City Medical Association. He married, Dec. 20, 1870, Eliza SMITH, daughter of the late Eldad SMITH, one of the oldest settlers here.