Convention Member John Hale
Born December 26, 1809, in Ohio to John Hale and Christina Lower. Mr. Hale’s family moved to Indiana in 1820. He married Miss Christina Cassell on October 14, 1830, in Rushville Rush, Indiana. He removed to Iowa in 1840 with his family. He was a delegate to the 1844 Iowa Constitutional Convention in Iowa City representing Van Buren County. Mr. Hale died January 19, 1878, in Bates County, Missouri.