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Hibbard (Hibard), Davidson (Davison)


20 Aug. 1788–11 Sept. 1854. Farmer. Born in Brookfield, Orange Co., Vermont. Son of Roger Hibbard and Sarah Davidson. Married Sarah Tilton, 1816, in Maine. Lived at Morgan Co., Illinois, by 2 Aug. 1824. Commissioned captain in Twenty-First Regiment of Illinois militia, 12 Jan. 1826. Appointed justice of the peace, 1827. Moved to Hancock Co., Illinois, 1829. Elected coroner of Hancock Co., 1832. Elected justice of the peace, 1835. Baptized into Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 11 August 1839, in Commerce (later Nauvoo), Hancock Co. Moved to Nauvoo, by 1842. Member of Nauvoo Masonic Lodge. Appointed assistant inspector general in Nauvoo Legion, 12 Mar. 1842. Died in Nauvoo.