Have found more inf. on my family.Actual spelling is WALLIN, but may have "g" added at times.
Carrie M. WALLIN born in Cayuga County, NY, in 1847.Parents born in England, died in NY (Cayuga County) when Carrie was an infant.Carrie sent to live with the VanOstrand family.
Listed in the 1870 Mentz, Cayuga County Census, age 22, listed as "Clara" M. Wallin.Living with older sister & family, Mary A. WALLIN Christian (age 29) in 1870, married to Horace J. Christian, age 30, & with their 4 children.
Know history from 1880-1920, looking for her parents names & descendants of her sister, Mary Christian & her older brother, John WALLIN, who served in Civil War & may have lived in Iowa.