Eugene was my gGrandfathers younger brother. He was born in 1873 in IA. He was not married. His brother,Joseph, was married to Elinor Miller. Joseph & Elinor lived in Lansford, N.D. Their children are Loretta,Brigetta,Ruby,Georgia,& Joseph. Eugene died at the age of 48 in 1921.His parents were Patrick F. McLain & Fannie(McGuire).
Back of photo reads: Maxwell & Estell Photographers. Richmond Indiana.
My grandfather Ben McLain is in the front row looking down. He's sitting in front of his mother, my Ggrandmother Georgianna Foster McLain. At the far left is her husband,my Ggrandfather Frank McLain holding Elvira McLain. In the center is my GGgrandmother MaryJane Cassidy (Foster).Picture taken in Pecatonica,IL. about 1904.
John McLain was born in Freeport, Il.(1855) One of the 9 children born to Patrick & Fannie (McGuire) McLain. He married Irene Page in Marshalltown,IA. They resided in Cedar Falls where he died 1932. John was my GreatGrandfathers brother.
My greatgrandparents, married 6/1897 in Pecatonica, Il.(Pictures were taken at different times) She was the dau. of Nahum & Mary Jane Cassidy Foster. Frank's (Francis) parents were Patrick & Fannie McGuire McLain, from Ireland. Fosters were from England.