Looking for surviving members of the Benedic & Carlotta Kindblade family, who immigrated from Sweden and settled in the Batavia, IL. area. Benedic was born 02 May l829 in Sweden, son of Sven Svensson Kindblade & Elsa Chilberg; married Carlotta Holmberg in l846 in Sonn, Sweden. One known son, Chas. John Wilhelm Kindblade, b. 08 Nov l853 in St. Charles, IL. Chas. John married Annie Grant on l6 Sept. l885 in Geneva, IL, and they had a son, Arthur, b. 20 May l887. Nothing more known about this family. Benedic was a brother to my ancestor, Carl Christian Kindblade, and an uncle to my great-grandfather, John Frederick Kindblade. Information & correspondence gladly exchanged.