Historic Alma Homes
Alma, Marion Co., Illinois
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We are looking for photos of people and/or places from around Kinmundy & Alma. Can you help?
Or maybe you have stories or memories from the "Good Old Days"? What do YOU remember?
The Kinmundy Historical Society would be honored to preserve your memories and stories. We also have the
equipment to scan (or copy) your photos so that they may be enjoyed now as well as for generations yet to come!
We would love to hear from you! For more information, please contact:
Dolores (Ford) Mobley – Dolores@ford-mobley.com
208 Joan Dr.; Divernon, IL 62530; (217) 625-7527
Gladys (Corrie) See – firstname.lastname@example.org
408 S. Washington St.; Kinmundy, IL 62854; (618) 547-7731
(RA-12) Log home of Andrew Jackson Williams and Lillie Mae Belle (McWhirter) Williams which sat outside of Alma, IL.
"Pictured are A. J. (Andrew Jackson) Williams (son of Ransom Green Williams and Sarah Elizabeth Williams), wife Lillie Mae Belle (McWhirter) Williams (daughter of Charles Pitts McWhirter and Rebecca Hammer McWhirter), and their four oldest children: Roy Jackson Williams (born 21 Nov 1887; married Rosa E. Boring), Theodore "Pidd" Williams (born 7 Dec 1889; married Elizabeth Maria Gertner), Rose Williams (born 1891; married Ira Younger "Peck" Caldwell), and Carrie Belle Williams (born April 22, 1894, in bonnet; married Rufus Jennings Stephens). I was told the man to the right was a traveling preacher." (Information and Photo was provided by descendant, Anita Quick.)
(RA-1) Mazanek home newly constructed located on northwest corner of 6th and Illinois streets.
From left: Anna (holding Laura), John, John, Mary, Joe, and Anna Mazanek
(RA-10) Illinois Street in Alma
(RA-2) R.F. Wyatt residence
(RA-3) Residence in Alma
A view from Railroad (U.S. 37 highway) street, looking west towards the Rhodes Hotel (to left) and two other buildings
(RA-4) Smith Residence
(RA-6) Residence of L.S. Laswell
(RA-7) Residence in Alma where Stella Laswell was born and raised. Raineys later lived here.
(RA-8) Residence of J.W. Harvey
(RA-9) Residence of Jack Basom
(RA-5) Mary Hines residence
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