Mr and Mrs William H Sears 68th wedding anniversary
William H. and Mary Ida (Good) Sears on their 68th wedding anniversary in Edgar county, Illinois. They were married in Clarksville, Illinois on 24 December 1891. They had 8 kids the oldest ones were born in Illinois while the rest were born in Oregon. William and Mary Ida came back to Edgar county, Illinois where it is believed they died. Their children were: Goldie J, Evert G., Lafie E. (of Paris, Edgar county, Illinois), Ruth L., Henry Albert (who married Minnie Marie Cartright in Paris Illinois), Maud, Jessie (who married Wm. Bailey), and Mae (who married Alva Dickson- of Lebanon, Oregon)
William H. Sears (Born: abt 1864) was the son of Jacob and Sarah (Yaeger) Sears. His parents lived in neighboring Clark county, Illinois. They too like their son lived past their 50th wedding anniversary which was 7 Nov. 1850.
Who were the ancestors of William H. and Mary Ida (Good) Sears? Please leave a comment in the message box for this picture or contact the following email ([email protected]). Records state that his father Jacob was born in Indiana and his father before him was from N. Carolina and his mother from Virginia. Jacob was born November 1825 and Sarah was born November 1828.