Suzi Petrey, Administrative Assistant
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Major Isaac C. Elston:  (1794 - 1867)
           Businessman, Banker, and Founder of Michigan City.
General Henry S. Lane:  (1811 - 1881)
           13th Governor of Indiana (for only 2 days) in 1861
            U.S. Representative 1840 - 1843 for the Indiana 7th District
            U.S. Senator from Indiana 1861 - 1867
            He and General Lew Wallace were brother-in-laws.
General Lewis Wallace: (1827 - 1905)
            General Lew Wallace has an extreme Military Record. He was a Civil War
                         General; Lieutenant in and Indiana Infantry in the Mexican War;
                         Colonel in the 11th Regiment
             Author of the book "Ben Hur"
             Prosecuting Attorney, State Senator, U.S. Minister to Turkey
             Member of the Court Martial which tried the conspirators in the Lincoln
                         assassination in 1865
             Patented the fishing rod and held many patent's for the Railroad
             General Lew Wallace was Henry S. Lane's brother-in-law, as well as, Isaac C.
                         Elston's son-in-law.