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This gentleman was born in the State of Vermont, November 17, 1836, and was there partially educated. At twelve years old he went to Massachusetts, where he completed his education. On leaving school he began learning the carpenter’s and cabinet-maker’s trades, and worked thereat till. 1860, when he commenced making machinery for cotton-mills. In the fall of 1867 he went to Illinois and remained a few months; then, in March 1868, came to Daviess County and engaged in farming, where he has continued to reside up to this writing.
Mr. Worden was married, in Gallatin, July 23, I868, to Miss Sarah P Lewis, a native of Irving, Massachusetts. He owns a good farm of 100 acres, on which he has good improvements; and his residence commands a fine view of Gallatin and Winston.