Isaac Gulihur Residence
Isaac Gulihur Residence
Isaac Gulihur was born in Hopkinsville, KY on June 23, 1815. While living at New Salem he married Isaac Burner's daughter Elizabeth, built a residence and had one son. Gulihur served with Lincoln during the Black Hawk War. Following his discharge, he ran for coroner in the election of August 11, 1832, and lost. The Gulihurs left New Salem in late 1834 and moved to Knox County, IL. The property had two separate cellars; the North cellar had an outside entrance. There was also a root cellar.
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