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My Flanders, Hargrave & McClain Families of Illinois

Family & Friends That I Have Found

Flanders Pioneers of Aneroid Sask. Canada
My Flanders Ancestors
History of Illinois
The Beginning~The Search For Clues
~The Hargrave & Flanders Connection~
Descendants of Sarah Hargrave & Charles G. Flanders
Descendants of John 1. Hargrave
Flanders~Hill Census Information
My Hargrave Ancestors
Descendants of Nicholas Purcell
Bill of the Personal Property & Probate Files of the Estate of Geo B. Hargrave
Revolutionary War Pension Application ~ Abner Flanders
"The Old Slave House" Hickory Hill, Illinois
Slavery in Illinois
Music in Equality
Favorite Family Photos
Family Photos ~ Page 2
~I Remember Mama~
This Page is Dedicated to Our Daughter Shelly Lee Gillihan
Family Profiles
Flanders Obituary Page
Equality Village Cemetery ~Family Tombstone Photos~
~Mama's Obituary~
Family Burials In Illinois
My McClain Family
Laura Ingalls Wilder (1867-1957) Author
Family Documents Page 1
~Family Documents Page 2~
~Honoring Our Flanders Who Served ~
Honoring Our Hargraves Who Served
McClain Civil War Veterans From Illinois
Family & Friends That I Have Found
The Later Generations

Deb Reagan:
A Flanders cousin who lives in Arizona and who has been a real asset to untangling our common Flanders roots.
Jon Musgrove:
A writer and Illinois expert.
Look for links to his web sites throughout these pages.
Kaye Powell:
A family researcher  who has unknowingly helped me leap over a few brick walls.
Jason Crane:
A Flanders descendant. His links are on various pages too.
Dawn Moake:
Descends from George B. Hargrave's 2nd Wife Mahulda Bourland.
Lives in Illinois and volunteered to take the tombstone photos on this site, for which I am eternally grateful.
Rita Grant;
Her and I share the same G-G-G-Grandparents, Charles and Sarah Hargrave Flanders.

This project is far from being complete..... Much of my information has been submitted by other researchers or family members, therefore, there may be errors but I have tried to be as accurate as possible. I welcome any corrections so feel free to contact me if you find an error.
If you have more information about a branch of the family tree or photos you'd like to share,  or would just like to say hello, please contact me!

Bev Gillihan

Dedicated to the decsendants of Steven Flanders