|Steamboats traveled from Evansville to Cairo, Ill all the time|
He married a widow or a woman with care of a child in 1868 in Evansville, Indian:
Emily Jane Kane (name and spelling from marriage record include Kahn, a popular spelling in Evansville but not always elsewhere; 1880 census uses the Kane spelling for her son; her son's death certificate indicates her name as 'Emma Carter', a frequent nickname for Emily based on her mother's first marriage to a Carter). See the Emily Jane Cain entry for more details.
His children (known from this marriage):