Thank you flomag, Alexander and the clown, all i know from the biography on my 3rd great grandpa. Robert, his father was born in Litchfield, Mass. From there he moved to Canada, on the paper it says St. Anne de nois. Where he married his wife Victoria Burrnell. They had 5 kids 3 of whom died before yr old. My 3rd great grandpa William henry was i think 9 yrs old when they moved to N.Y. where he workedfor a railroad company. From N. Y. The family moved to Chicago, IL. From there my 3rd greaat grandpa, William moved to Worth, IL and started farming. This is all i know about the family. I do not know if my 3rd great grandpa had sibilings or not as of yet. but will try and call the historical socitiy . Thank you all for the help. Pam. But if you come across anything please let me know. thank you again.