Willard V. Sears
Willard Victor Sears (Wilbur) was the son of Henry and Minnie (Cartright) Sears of Paris, Illinois. His siblings were Edna (Sears) Sanders, Carrol L. Sears, and living Sears. Willard is buried in Eagle River Cemetery, in Wisconsin.
His maternal grandparents were William Ireson and Della May (Willison) Cartright. His paternal grandparents were William Henry and Mary Ida (Good) Sears. All grandparents were from Clark and Edgar counties in Illinois. His Sears grandparents came to Oregon for a short while, then came back to Illinois.
His great Grandparents were Alonzo and Hannah J. (Steeples) Willison, Joseph and Nancy Agnes (Gibbs) Cartright, Jacob and Sarah (Yaeger) Sears and unknown (Good) Great grandparents. His known great grandparents were all from Illinois and also the same counties of Clark and Edgar.