Yes, I'm very interested. What I do know is Samuel HALKYARD m. Mary _______. Children: a. Mary Ann and b. Sarah HALKYARD.
Mary, b. 2 Aug 1838, Schoolcroft, Oldham below Town, Lancashire, m. James PURDY. Children: 13, but only 5 were alive at the time of the 1900 Census of Nevada City (includes Grass Valley Township) - Malinda (m. William BENFIELD of Wales), Margaret(m. Edward Charles ALLEN), Mary (m. Oren PRICHARD in PA), Jacob (b. Sep 1879) m. Mabel LINCOLN, and Sarah (b. after 1880).
Sarah married a man by the surname of ISAACS. Photos taken in Washington State, USA