Rudolph March was born in Kentucky on July 1, 1816 and moved to Greene County, Illinois in 1837. He married Martha Arnold on Nov 21, 1837 and they had 13 children. Three of his sons served in the Union Army in the Civil War and one was killed at the Battle of Perryville, Kentucky in 1862. Rudolph was a farmer all his life and died on Dec 19, 1890 in Greene County, Illinois.
Submitted by Stephen Black.