This is one family I’ve finally given up on.I noticed in a book of historical collections, “the full name of this family seems to have been ‘Bienvenu de Lisle.’”
Eliza Jane Beavenue [Bienvenu] b. 07 October 1856 in Kaskaskia, Randolph County, Illinois. m. 17 August 1877 in Ellis Grove, Randolph County, Illinois [John R. Ling] d. 11 November 1938 in Sangamon County, Illinois. bur. 13 November 1938 in Ellis Grove, Randolph County, Illinois.
The Springfield, Illinois State Journal 12 November 1938
LING, MRS. ELIZA - Died at 5 PM Friday, Nov. 11, 1938 at residence of son W. C. Ling two miles west of Williamsville, age 82 years.Survived by two sons, W. C. and O. K. Ling, Cleveland, Ohio: one daughter, Mrs. Ida C. Milligan, Ferguson, MO.Remains to Mott & Son Funeral Home, Athens, and will be taken overland to Ellis Grove where funeral will be held at 2 PM Sunday at the Baptist Church.Burial at Ellis Grove Cemetery.