Researching the family of Thomas MULL (b 1835 NJ) and his wife Experience SMITH MULL (1837 NJ-1885 NE)who moved from NJ to IL to Howard Co. NE by the 1880 census.Experience was AKA Exspearance, Peary, Perry, Peria.Thomas s/o Jacob MULL and Elizabeth TYLER MULL, and Experience d/o Jesse SMITH and Alice STEELMAN SMITH (all born NJ). Experience buried in Elmwood Cem NE; Thomas' DOD and burial unknown (after 1885 census).
Children:William MULL (b 2 FEB 1860 IL); John F MULL (b 23 SEP 1862, AKA Frank,m Mary M KILPATRICK on 22 JUL 1886 NE); Mary Elizabeth MULL (b 30 DEC 1864 IL, m George Lewis HALL 15 NOV 1879 NE, d 24 SEP 1915 WA); Neomia C MULL (b 12 OCT 1870 IL,AKA Omey, Omah, Amey, m John R HALL 7 AUG 1886 NE); and Jesse (b 10 NOV 1874 IL, d 1938 WA). Several of these children eventually moved to WA.
Grandchildren: Mary E MULL HALL & George L HALL had: Jacob Lital HALL JR(1880-1957), Lanorah E HALL ROGERS (1882-1920), Bertha Belle HALL GALLANT (1885-1966), William Richard HALL (1888-1971), George Lewis HALL JR (1891-1942), Oral Ross HALL (1896-1961) and Carrolla Mae HALL BARRON GIBSON (b 1901).Jesse MULL had at least two children: Ervin b abt 1901 and Ida Mae b abt 1915 (m Donald Shoemaker).
Thomas MULL's sister Phoebe m Allison KRIDER (Cryder) and this family was also in NE in 1880 with daughters Bertha and Kate.Phoebe (Pheaby) b 10 APR 1849 NJ.
Experience's father Jesse SMITH was also in Howard CO NE in 1880, remarried to Elizabeth (?). He may have died in 1893 (per a listing in Cotesfield Cemetery).
Please contact me if you might be related to any of these families.I will post another message with more information about the Hall family .I have old pictures from NE photo studios that I need help in identifying, plus many questions about assorted the loose ends.Thanks, Lynn Gallant-Blume