Descendants of William Wallin

Generation No. 2

1. WILLIAM1 WALLIN was born Abt. 1785 in New Jersey, and died in Putnam Co. IL?. He married MARY RAKESTRAW Bef. 1811.

More About WILLIAM WALLIN:
Occupation: 1850, Farmer
Residence: 1850, Putnam Co. IL

Notes for MARY RAKESTRAW:
Joseph Wallin was my umpteenth grand uncle. His parents were William Wallin and Mary Rakestraw. They should both be buried somewhere in Putnam County.
Wendy White
meowmommy@prodigy.net

Children of WILLIAM WALLIN and MARY RAKESTRAW are:

2. i. WILLIAM2 WALLIN, b. Abt. 1811, New Jersey; d. Abt. 1868, Putnam Co IL.

3. ii. JOSEPH WALLIN, b. Abt. 1827, Ohio; d. December 15, 1885, Hennepin, Putnam Co. IL.

iii. DAVID WALLIN, b. Abt. 1835, Ohio.

iv. SUSANNAH WALLIN, b. Abt. 1837, Illinois.


Generation No. 2

2. WILLIAM2 WALLIN (WILLIAM1) was born Abt. 1811 in New Jersey, and died Abt. 1868 in Putnam Co IL. He married SARAH in Columbina Co. OH.

More About WILLIAM WALLIN:
Occupation: 1850, Farmer
Residence: 1850, Putnam Co. IL
Occupation: 1860, Farmer
Residence: 1860, Putnam Co. IL

Notes for SARAH:
TAKEN FROM THE HENRY NEWS REPUBLICAN, HENRY, IL
July 25, 1878
Died At her home, 4 miles south-east of Hennepin after a lingering illness, Mrs. Sarah Mecartta, age 60 years. Deceased was born in Columbine County, Ohio, about 1818 and was married there to William Wallin. In 1836, they settled in Putnam County where she has lived since. Being left a widow about 10 years ago, she married Elias Mecartta. She was buried in the cemetery nearby. Thus one of our old settlers are passing away.

Children of WILLIAM WALLIN and SARAH are:

i. CHARLOTTE3 WALLIN, b. Abt. 1841.

ii. GEORGE WALLIN, b. Abt. 1843, Illinois; m. CLARA.

More About GEORGE WALLIN:
Occupation: 1870-1880, Farmer
Residence: 1870-1880, Hennepin twp., Putnam Co. IL

iii. DOUCILLA WALLIN, b. Abt. 1845, Illinois.

iv. MARY E. WALLIN, b. Abt. 1847, Illinois.

v. ALBERT WALLIN, b. Abt. 1851, Illinois; m. ANN WHITAKER, May 02, 1876, Hennepin, Putnam Co. IL.

Marriage Notes for ALBERT WALLIN and ANN WHITAKER:
May 18, 1876
Married at Hennepin, May 2, by Peter Feltes, Esq., Albert Wallin and Miss Ann Whittaker, both of Putnam county.

vi. MARGARET WALLIN, b. Abt. 1854, Illinois.

vii. EMELINE WALLIN, b. Abt. 1857, Illinois.

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3. JOSEPH2 WALLIN (WILLIAM1) was born Abt. 1827 in Ohio, and died December 15, 1885 in Hennepin, Putnam Co. IL. He married LOIS WILSON 1850, daughter of ARTHUR WILSON and BETTY.

Notes for JOSEPH WALLIN:

TAKEN FROM THE PUTNAM RECORD, HENNEPIN, IL
December 31, 1885
Died at his residence in Hennepin, on the morning of December 15, at the age of 58 years, Joseph Wallin. He was married to Lois Wilson in 1850. Eleven children were born to them, five sons and two daughters still living.

More About JOSEPH WALLIN:
Occupation: 1850, Farmer
Residence: 1850, Putnam Co. IL
Occupation: 1860, Farmer
Residence: 1860-1880, Hennepin Twp., Putnam Co. IL
Occupation: 1870-1880, Laborer

Notes for LOIS WILSON:

Lois Wilson's parents were Arthur Wilson and Betty Lewis. They should also be buried in Putnam County, although I have no idea where. The Sand Prairie Cemetery is apparently abandoned and no longer kept up???

Wendy White
meowmommy@prodigy.net

Children of JOSEPH WALLIN and LOIS WILSON are:

4. i. WILLIAM3 WALLIN, b. Abt. 1852, Illinois.

ii. ALBERT B. WALLIN, b. Abt. 1853, Illinois; m. ANNIE E..

iii. MARIAM WALLIN, b. Abt. 1853.

5. iv. CYNTHIA JANE WALLIN, b. March 1855, Illinois; d. 1947, Illinois.

v. JOHN WALLIN, b. Abt. 1858.

vi. ALONZO WALLIN, b. Abt. 1861.

vii. LEARHA WALLIN, b. Abt. 1863.

viii. ELISHA WALLIN, b. December 1862, Illinois; m. HATTIE, Abt. 1900.

More About ELISHA WALLIN:
Occupation: 1900, Unknown
Residence: 1900, Magnolia Township, Putnam Co. IL

ix. JAMES WALLIN, b. June 1867, Illinois; d. April 15, 1945, Hennepin, Putnam Co. IL; m. ETTA M., Abt. 1893.

Notes for ETTA M.:
1900 census shows 2 children born, 0 children living. Father born in England. Mother born in Missouri

x. FRANKLIN WALLIN, b. April 1870, Illinois.


Generation No. 3

2. WILLIAM3 WALLIN (JOSEPH2, WALLIN1) was born Abt. 1852 in Illinois. He married ELIZABETH.

More About WILLIAM WALLIN:
Occupation: 1880, Laborer
Residence: 1880, Hennepin twp., Putnam Co. IL

Children of WILLIAM WALLIN and ELIZABETH are:

i. NORMA4 WALLIN, b. Abt. 1871, Missouri.

ii. EMMA J. WALLIN, b. Abt. 1874, Illinois.

iii. JOHN W. WALLIN, b. Abt. 1878, Illinois.

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3. CYNTHIA JANE3 WALLIN (JOSEPH2, WALLIN1) was born 1855 in Illinois, and died 1947 in Illinois. She married JACOB BENJAMIN SEIBERT March 19, 1872 in Putnam Co IL, son of JACOB SEIBERT and SARAH.

More About CYNTHIA JANE WALLIN:
Buried: Florid Cemetery, Florid, IL

Notes for JACOB BENJAMIN SEIBERT:

October 24, 1929
Jacob Seibert, an aged citizen of McNabb, passed away at his home last week. Services were held at the M.E. Church at McNabb. Interment was in the Florid cemetery Sunday afternoon.

October 31, 1929
Jacob Benjamin Seibert Taken by Death
Jacob Benjamin Seibert, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Seibert, was born Oct. 4, 1847, at Harrisburg; Pa., and departed this life at his home in McNabb on Oct. 18, 1929 at the age of 72 years and 14 days. He spent his early life in Harrisburg, coming to Illinois when a young man. On March 19, 1872, he was united in marriage to Cynthia Jane Wallin, and to this union were born six children, Sarah L. Dissinger of Henry, Charles W., Anna M., of McNabb; Malinda, deceased; John F. of McNabb, and Mary H. Halstead of Utica. He leaves to mourn their loss, besides his wife and children, one sister, Mrs. Anna Hopper of Pontoosuc, one brother, George of McNabb, nine grandchildren and a large number of other relatives and friends. Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the M.E. church at McNabb, conducted by the pastor, Rev. Rodgers. Burial was made in the Florid cemetery.

More About JACOB BENJAMIN SEIBERT:

Buried: Florid Cemetery, Florid, IL

Occupation: 1880, 1900 - Farmer
Residence: 1880-1900, Magnolia Twp, Putnam Co. IL

Children of CYNTHIA WALLIN and JACOB SEIBERT are:

i. SARAH L.4 SEIBERT, b. Abt. 1873, Illinois; m. DISSINGER.

ii. CHARLES WILLIAM SEIBERT, b. April 1876, Putnam Co IL.

iii. ANNA M. SEIBERT, b. March 1879, Putnam Co IL.

iv. MALINDA SEIBERT.

v. JOHN F. SEIBERT, b. September 1884.

vi. MARY H. SEIBERT, b. April 1890, Putnam Co IL; m. HALSTEAD.


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