Looking for information of Marcum family living in Marion County, Illinois. Pleasant Marcum married Sally Keen (info - dates unknown) They had one son that I know of - Pleasant Marcum born 1838 in Tennessee - this Pleasant Marcum died in 1913 in Marion County, Illinois. He had three wives and several children. 1st wife Mrs. Clarissa N. Clay (nee Hodges) married Sept 10 1856 in Jefferson County, IL children born: Samuel Marcum 1857, Nancy Melitia Marcum 1859, Mahilda Jane Marcum 1864, Charles Franklin Marcum 1866, James W. Marcum 1869, and John H. Marcum 1873; 2nd wife Mrs. Melvina Hicks (nee unknown) married 1880 in Marion County and third wife Jane Mcconnaughhay married 1892 in Salem Marion County, Illinois. It was the third marriage that Pleasant listed the names of his parents (Pleasant & Sally). In 1860 census they were listed in Wayne County, IL (Keenville) by 1870 census they were listed in Jefferson County (Salem), IL along with the family was a Sarah Markham age 65 born East Virginia. Any info on this family appreciated.