I am looking for any information on the following:My g-g-g-g grandfather (I hope that is the right amount of g's) James (Knob Hill"Jimmy") Akin.Born on a ship from Scotland coming to America in either 1775-1776."Knob Hill Jimmy" Akin settled on Knob Hill, one mile East of Akin, IL. in 1818, the year IL. became a state. "Knob Hill Jimmy" Akin was the father of Robert McLain Akin born in Green County Ohio, 1813-1814. Died 1876.Married to Jane Plasters. I have just received a letter with wonderful information regarding the AKINS, WALLERS, and MCLAINS.Would love to share information and gather more, which will lead me to my grandfather, Waller Carroll AKIN.