Chapter 13, Page 142
Hall-Overstreet Family Records
A partial list of family marriages occurring in Sangamon county,
Illinois during the years 1834 - 1858 inclusive. +
|Groom||Bride||Date||By Whom Married|
|Matthew Rogers|| Sussanna Overstreet|| 12-23-1834|| Rev. Peter|
|Louis Ganderson|| Delia Overstreet|| 6-21-1835|| Rev. Jas. Shepherd|
|James W. Hall|| Catherine Claypool|| 1-3-1836|| Rev. Joel Hughes|
|Lipe C. Hurt|| Eleanor Overstreet|| 11-20-1836|| Rev. Jas. Shepherd|
|John R. Overstreet|| Rachel Cantrall|| 4-13-1839|| Rev. I. M. Little|
|Abraham Primm|| Lucinda Hall +++|| 6-18-1839|| Rev. Young McClellan|
|Corydon Clark|| Matilda Jane Hall ++|| 11-2-1843|| Rev. Geo. Roberts|
|Abner Banks Hall ++|| Helen J. Francis||1-4-1844|| Rev. Geo. Roberts|
|Isaac D. Patterson|| Sarah Hall +++|| 3-7-1845|| Rev. I. M. Little|
|William Moran|| Nancy Hall ++|| 4-20-1845|| Rev. John W. Taylor|
|James P. Hall +++|| Mary Jane Pierce|| 12-24-1850|| Rev. Albert Hale|
|John Hall ++++|| Laura Stone || 2-26-1858|| Rev. Albert Hale|
+ Until 1839 the area in which the Hall families lived was a part of Sangamon county, with
the county seat at Springfield. In later years those wishing to be married in the Presbyterian
church frequently married in Springfield. With the exception of Sussanah Overstreet, the other
Overstreet women were daughters of Dabney Overstreet. John R. Overstreet was his son.
++ Family of Abner Hall, 1795 - 1843
+++ Family of Elisha Hall, 1783 - 1838
++++Family of James Hall, c. 1790 - c. 1850.
Sussannah Overstreet was the widow of Rev. John Overstreet, Jr. 1785 - 1834.
The marriages listed above, excepting the Rogers-Overstreet marriage, are of the second
generation of the family, children of the Illinois pioneers.