Friday, August 29, 2008
1900 Alto Township plat map, Lee County, IL
Based upon the 1900 Census records, it appears Ole Sr and family rented the property listed as "R. Thorson" located on the top left (#1 quadrant) of the 1900 Alto Township plat map.
Ole Jr's father-in-law, John S Quitno resided in the home across the street (#2 quadrant) on 160 acres.
Ole Jr and family owned the home listed on the plat map as J S Quitno's (#2 quadrant) 80 acre property.