Age 90. Born October 25, 1790 at Bethany, Stokes Co., North Carolina; son of Adam and Maria Magdalena Hauser Butner. Moved to eastern Tennessee in 1826 and to Indiana in 1830. Married Anne R. Pfaff on March 30, 1819. She died March 27, 1842, after 23 years together. Married Barbara House on October 23, 1848; they lived together for 29 years. [Morgan County Marriage Records index gives their marriage date as Oct. 23, 1842.] "Since her death he has been living with his children." He was a grocer.