1. Oscar E. SANDAHL (1913-1995
  2. Thelma L. (SANDAHL) RYAN (1911-1984)

Census data

1900 federal census, Gillespie village, Macoupin co. IL:
Enumeration district 0058, sheet 1A, household 7

1910 federal census, Gillespie Ward 3, Macoupin co. IL:
Family 77, page 5:

1920 federal census, Gillespie, Macoupin co. IL:


Macoupin County Enquirer, Thursday, 18 February 1960.

Funeral services were held Monday at Wiese funeral home in Gillespie for Mrs. Ola McKaig Benson, 68, who died Friday at Kansas City, Mo. Mrs. Benson was formerly of Gillespie. Burial was in Gillespie City cemetery.

She is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Walter Ryan of Gillespie; two sons, Oscar Sandahl of Benld and John L. McKaig of St. Louis; one brother, Marvel Ward of Kansas City, Kans.; a twin sister, Mrs. Otta Hack of Vergennes, eight grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.