Atwood, Moses Gilman (1805-1869) | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
Name: Atwood, Moses Gilman (1805-1869)
Historical Note: A native of Concord, New Hampshire, Moses Gilman Atwood emigrated to Alton, Illinois, in 1837, with his wife Mary (Silsby) and their children. Atwood served a number of terms as alderman of Alton's Fourth Ward in the 1840s and 1850s.
Sources: Online genealogical and historical sources.
Note Author: Aaron M. Lisec