The following information was provided by Eric 46883128, blueheron14.
A collateral ancestor's stepson.
His first name, Samuel, is shown on his marriage license. His father's surname (on land and legal records) was most often spelled "McLean," but for Samuel, "McClain" seems to be final word.
Samuel McClain was born 1855 in Champaign County, Illinois; a son of Charles F. and Barbara Ann (Hillsberry) McLain.
Samuel McClain and Miss Barbara "Hildeberry", were married on 1 September 1884 in Champaign County, Illinois. They separated around 1910, but did not divorce.
No clue what happened to Samuel's father.
Barbara Ann Hillsberry Painter (1830 - 1897)
Barbara Hillsberry McClain (1866 - 1946)*
Willis McClain (1884 - 1889)*
Anthony T. Hillsberry (____ - 1902)*
Sam McClain (1855 - 1927)
John Wesley Painter (1860 - 1927)*
Alice Painter (1863 - 1879)*
Isaac Sherman Painter (1866 - 1946)*
Created by: J. Cooper
Record added: Jul 16, 2004
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