William  A.  Macy

          William  Macy,  Lewisville, farmer and stock-raiser, section 20, Franklin Township, is a native of Wayne County, Id., born Aug 4, 1845, a son of  John M. and  Betsey Ann (White) Macy.  He was a child when his parents moved to Henry County, and received his early education in the schools of Franklin Township.  In 1867 he entered Earlham College, Richmond, Ind., and graduated in 1871.  Since leaving school he has given his attention to farming and stock-raising makding a specialty of thoroughbred stock.  He was married Jan. 1, 1879, to  Zelinda Johnson,  daughter of  Ansalem and  Rebecca (Bell) Johnson, of Henry County.  To them have been born four children -- Clarence Orestes  and  Florence Oretta (twins), and  Everett A.  and  Everst J. (twins).  Mr. Macy and his family are members of the Society of Friends.
History of Henry County, Indiana,  Chicago:  Inter-State Publishing Co., 1884, page 627.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

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