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    1. Re: [ILBOONE] HILL Family Photograph
    2. Have you checked with the Winnebago & Boone County Genealogical Society. e mail [email protected]_ (mailto:[email protected]) or thru facebook In a message dated 5/7/2013 10:37:03 A.M. Central Daylight Time, [email protected] writes: I've "rescued" an old photograph of Ernest HILL which was taken at the N. M. Youndt Studio in Belvidere, Illinois. The photograph appears to have been taken in the 1870's or 1880's with Ernest likely about 2 years old at the time the photograph was taken. In addition to his name, someone has also written "John HILL'S son" on the back of the photograph. Based on limited research I was able to locate the following information regarding Ernest and his family: Ernest Charles HILL was b. 8 May 1877 in Boone Co. IL and in 1918 when he completed his draft registration documents listed his occupation as Fireman with his employer the National Sewing Machine Co. At that time he was living at 6 Meadow St. in Belvidere, IL and listed his nearest relative as his sister, Mrs. W. J. TOLLAND or Davenport, IA. I am hoping to locate someone from this family so that the photograph can be returned to the care of family. I am told that you might have information regarding this family in your records. Thanks, Shelley ------------------------------- To unsubscribe from the list, please send an email to [email protected] with the word 'unsubscribe' without the quotes in the subject and the body of the message

    05/07/2013 07:12:10