Sorry about the delay in answering.I didn't get the usual notice that you had replied to my post.
Mahala Mobley bn. 29 Oct 1862 in White Co. IL. was the daughter of John Mobley (bn. 29 Nov 1842-White Co. IL) and Ellen Pumeroy. John was married at least three times. Ellen was wife #1.John was the son of James Mobley(bn. 1819-White Co. IL.) and Frances R. "Fannie" Thompson (bn. 1826-Indiana.) James was the son of Charles and Elizabeth Hanna Mobley. Charles is thought by many to have been born in Madison Co. KY abt 1796.He died in 1876 and is buried in White Co. IL. at Mobley Cemetery. Charles was married three times and had children with Elizabeth and 2nd wife Sarah Sellers.I descend from his 2nd wife.
Mahala had three other full siblings. Theodore bn. 1866, Annie bn. 1867 and Samuel bn. 1870.
Tennesse Gaines bn. abt 1857-died 17 Jul 1919 near Maunie in White Co. IL.He was the son of John Gaines and Tabitha Holderby.