The Grandfathers
Vol.I, The Hall and Overstreet Families
Carrol Carman Hall, Springfield, IL, 1981

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Family Markers

Family descendants touring central Illinois will find the following markers (Metal or Stone tablets):

At Athens, Illinois. Metal placque marking 100th Anniversary of Hall-Overstreet family at Athens. In Salzenstein Park.

John Overstreet grave with stone and DAR marker. Old West Cemetery.

Stone marker. Abner Hall, Founder and Namer of Town. Entrance Old West Cemetery. Also markes giving of cemetery to Athens by Hall. Commemorates 150th Anniversary of Town. (1981)

At Springfield, Illinois. Mall of Fame, south side of the Restored (1837) State Capitol. John Overstreet: Revolutionary War Soldiers and Soldiers of War of 1812. John lived in both Sangamon and Menard counties during his life in Illinois.

At Petersburg, Illinois. DAR Marker inside the Menard county Court House. Revolutionary War soldiers of Menard county. John Overstreet



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