JEROME BIXBY, farmer Sec. 10: P.O. Stoughton; was born in Genesee Co., N.Y. in 1827; his father, George Bixby, was a native of Connecticut, and his mother Eunice Taylor, was born in Chenango Co., N.Y. in 1799.In 1847 our subject, with his parents, emigrated to Dane Co., WI and settled in the town of Dunkirk, near Stoughton, where he lived til 1852, then removed to the town of Rutland and located on Sec. 10, where he now owns a farm of 140 acres; he has been a member of the Town Board for two terms.1880 History of Dane County, Wisconsin, p. 1198.