Elda, I have some information on your gr. gr. grandmother, Sarah Jane Cordill, daughter of James Wadsworth Cordill & Nancy Shamley, who first married Ira C. Peterson and secondly married Warren Grant Dayton.
I believe Sarah Jane Cordill & Ira C. Peterson married about 1871 and had the following children: 1)William Peterson b. abt. 1872 in Wisconsin 2)Mary/Mattie E. Peterson b. abt. 1874 in WI 3)Eugene H. Peterson b. abt. 1876 in MN 4)Amy Peterson b. abt. 1878 in MN
Sarah Jane Cordill Peterson then married Warren Grant Dayton, son of George Nelson William Dayton & Anna Eliza Sawyer, 5 May 1884 in Sleepy Eye, Brown Co., MN.
Warren Grant Dayton was born 23 Oct 1864 in Rochester, Olmstead Co., MN & died 19 Nov 1915 in Murray Co., MN.
Sarah Jane Cordill Peterson Dayton was born 19 Aug 1853 in Springfield, Fillmore Co., MN and died 17 Dec 1921 in Hennepin Co., MN.She's buried in Section 13, Mound Cemetery, Brooklyn Center, Hennepin Co., MN.
They had the following children: 1)Effie May Dayton b. 25 Apr 1886 in Springfield, Fillmore Co., MN and died after 1963.She married Hans Brown. 2)Earl Dayton b. 7 May 1888 in MN and died before 1900. 3)Florence Dayton b. 25 May 1890 in MN and died before 1900. 4)Archie Lee Dayton b. 19 May 1892 in MN and died 9 Dec 1972 in Murray Co., MN.He married Anna Mabel ?. 5)Jessie Dayton b. 15 Jun 1893. 6)Vinton Kirk Dayton b. 22 Oct 1895 in Sleepy Eye, Brown Co., MN and died 23 Feb 1963 in Huron, Beadle Co., SD.He was buried 26 Feb 1963 in Woodland Cemetery, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., SD.He married Agnes Elizabeth Larson 20 Jun 1919 in Mankato, Blue Earth Co., MN.Agnes E. Larson was born 1898 and died 1971.She, too, is buried in Woodland Cemetery.They had a daughter who died in 1925 and a son, Donald K. Dayton.
I would like to hear from you personally.Would you contact me by email?My email address is:firstname.lastname@example.orgThanks.I have lots more information on Sarah Jane Cordill's parents, James Wadsworth Cordill & Nancy Shamley, and grandparents, Isom & Sarah Brown Cordill.