I am looking for historical information for Yandells in Illinois.
My great great Grandmother was Elizabeth Yandel born 1825 in Calloway County Kentucky married Willis Gurley (1815-1872) on 15 April 1843 in Massac,Illinois and died on 30 September 1879 in Massac County, Illinois.
Her children were Hiram Gurley (1843-1918), John (Jack) Gurley (1850-1891), Laura Gurley (1851-1920) MY GREAT GRANDMOTHER. Samuel Gurley (1853-1920), Mary Gurley (1856-1917), Willis (Biddel) Gurley (1858-),Sarah Gurley (1861-) ,Charles (Bob) Gurley 1863-1917),James Paul Gurley (1865-)
Elizabeth's father was Samuel Yandell (1788-1850) her mother was Sarah Price (1788-1850) who were married about 1809 in Mecklenburg County,North Carolina. Samuel and Sarah died after the 1850 census in Massac, County Illinois.
Elizabeth's older brother, Daniel P. Yandell's will (file 399) was administered In 1874by John Gurley in Massac County IL.