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shirleyw55 (#47027432)
 member for 13 years, 1 month, 28 days
Patricia Max
Kenworthy Memorials
Hi Shirley,

Is there any way to tell if the two memorials identified only as Kenworthy in the North Branch Cemetery in Earlham belong to Harmon and Matilda Kenworthy? They are memorials 40569061 and 40569067. I found a Hinshaw record that says Harmon is buried "Earlham Cem. Ia." and Matilda is buried "Earlham Ia. Cem." The Iowa Gravestone project does not list the two burials at North Branch.

Thanks for your help.

Patricia Max

Added by Patricia Max on Nov 08, 2015 1:59 PM

Kathy Mcclure weber
RE: Maria Bates Clark
Ok, Thank you anyway.


Added by Kathy Mcclure weber on Nov 06, 2015 12:30 PM

Kathy Mcclure weber
RE: about Mariah
I have a copy of the death Certificate also from Ancestry. If that would help let me know what you would need to get a copy?? Or how I could send it to you. By the way her Married name was Clark

Added by Kathy Mcclure weber on Nov 06, 2015 10:58 AM

Kathy Mcclure weber
RE: about Mariah
The name of The Cemetery is Marilla Township , It is located in Marilla Twp, Manistee Co. MI Memorial # 97694040. Also her name is spelled Maria but was pronounced Mariah???

Thank You
Kathy Weber

Added by Kathy Mcclure weber on Nov 06, 2015 10:45 AM

Kathy Mcclure weber
Samuel Bates
My second great grandmother was Mariah Bates her death certificate clearly states that her parents were Samuel and Eliza Bates. Also she was married to Amasa Clark Jr, brother to Nancy Clark Bates (whom was married to Estratus Bates). I am pretty sure that this is the correct connection, but I can't find where Mariah is shown on any of the records as a daughter. Does anyone have information that would help me with this mystery?

Kathy Weber

Added by Kathy Mcclure weber on Nov 06, 2015 9:27 AM

Karen Ferency Baker
Henry T Carr
Sorry, I don't have a clue what info I sent you on him. I do at least 20 every day.

Added by Karen Ferency Baker on Nov 02, 2015 12:53 PM

Ed Poulin
Thomas Hale [51615173]
Hi Shirley,

That was an old note for Thomas. At the time I wrote it there were a number of children's memorials not linked, including duplicate memorials for Hannah. One appears to have been deleted and the other for Hannah is now linked to Thomas so I remove her name (and others now linked) from the note.

Thanks for giving me the opportunity to update the memorial.


Added by Ed Poulin on Oct 28, 2015 6:04 PM

RE: Darius Button's wife Sarah
Her death certificate is posted on her memorial. Gives her father's name as John VanVecten (not sure of the spelling) and her mother as Matilda Blanchard.

Added by KathyCook on Oct 24, 2015 9:09 PM

Louise Hartman
Thomas and Ruth (Barnett) Wilson
According to a Wilson history book, DESCENDANTS OF CHRISTOPHER WILLSON OF YORKSHIRE, ENGLAND AND NEW CASTLE COUNTY, DELAWARE, (Library of Congress Catalog Card Number 84-153655), Thomas Wilson was born Aug 2, 1803 in Clinton Co, OH, and died March 10, 1888 and was buried in North Branch Cemetery, Earlham. His Wife Ruth was born March 29, 1834 in Marion Co., IN, and died May 12, 1885 also buried in North Branch Cemetery, Earlham, IA. Neither of these graves are currently listed in North Branch Cemetery on the Find a Grave site. I am only somewhat familiar with the cemetery. Their stones would be very old. Do you know whether there are old stones that are not documented because they are unreadable?
Louise Hartman, descended from John and Lydia Wilson who are also buried in North Branch Cemetery and whose grave stones appear to be 20th century replacements of older stones.

Added by Louise Hartman on Jul 02, 2015 12:23 PM

Michael Schulte
Ronald Thomas Salyer
Good morning: I have emailed a couple of times about adding the published obituary for my high school classmate, Ronald Thomas Salyer, buried in Highland Cemetery, Ashland, Kansas. I provided the obituary published in the Spearville News. The obituary also provided information on possible links to his father Thomas D. Salyer, also buried in the same cemetery. I used the shirleyw55 address.

With the assistance and consideration of other Find A Grave contributors, the other obituaries for my deceased high school classmates have been added--Walt B. Giessel, Mary E. Klenke Hornung, and David Brumbaugh, St. John Cemetery, Spearville, KS and Protection, KS respectively.

It would be helpful to receive some correspondence from you on at least if you will not add the obituary. In conversation with Ronald's mother during a visit with her last month in Ashland Kansas, I told her I would try to work with the contributor in adding it.

Again, thank you. I hope to hear from you in the near future.

Sincerely, Michael Schulte

P.S. I provided my Find A Grave member number in earlier correspondences

Added by Michael Schulte on Jun 25, 2015 7:20 AM

Malinda Hockett Frazier
Are you related to Malinda Frazier? If so you may be interested to know that her obit is online at the Plainville public Library site. They have posted all issues of that newspaper from 1888 to present at their site. Her obit is found in the 8/3/1916 issue on page 3. I hope someone will post it at the findagrave.

Added by David on May 21, 2015 6:56 AM

Terry Goodwin
RE: Turman and Sarah Hine Woodruff
You are quite welcome for the Woodruff photos, glad to be of assistance.

Added by Terry Goodwin on May 11, 2015 6:32 PM

Barbara Poole
Kilborn / Kilbourn
Shirley, I added the relationships to Jonathan and Aaron. Saw your messages too. What a great amount of work you have done on Find A Grave, I hope everybody is appreciative of your work. Only wish I had ancestors in Kansas and Ohio.

Added by Barbara Poole on Dec 10, 2010 9:37 AM

Robert Winters, Sr.
Peter Parsons-Bunnell Cemetery, Frankfort, IN
I will post the photos tomorrow. If you cold send me your email address I can send you copies of maps for the cemetery showing the grave location. Bob Winters

Added by Robert Winters, Sr. on Dec 08, 2010 9:12 PM

Janet Muff
Joseph Kilborn
Shirley, thanks for the information on Joseph Kilborn; I've added it to his bio on the memorial.
Janet Muff

Added by Janet Muff on Dec 07, 2010 7:21 PM

Mo (Baxter) & Dave Gates
RE: Davis Family pictures
We have taken photos of all the stones in the old section of this cemetery...some of them are not legible ...we are posting the ones that are.
We will continue to work on this thru the winter months...Mo and Dave

Added by Mo (Baxter) & Dave Gates on Nov 13, 2010 8:41 AM

jenny browder
Ralph E. Mills
Thank you so much for what you have done posting information about my daddy's grave and is family. I put a requst for a picture of his stone, but I have seen you have pictures of the others so I am afraid that means there is no stone. Please know I appreciate all you have done, I have never been there, this brings me closer, thanks!
Jenny Mills Browder

Added by jenny browder on Sep 06, 2010 5:29 PM

James L Young
Thank you for bringing it to my attention that James Young's middle initial was L. His wife Mary Ann Allyn is my 2nd great grand aunt on my father's side of the family. I am a decendant of Orsen Allyn's only daughter Ella.

Added by amdodge on Aug 26, 2010 7:58 PM

Mo (Baxter) & Dave Gates
RE: Tribby, Robert
You are very welcome, glad to have been able to help.
Mo and Dave

Added by Mo (Baxter) & Dave Gates on Aug 24, 2010 7:22 PM

Elizabeth Scott
RE: Wheelers in Baptist Cemetery
Thanks Shirley! My family goes all the way back to the Mayflower on that side! Isn't that exciting? I appreciate your help


Added by Elizabeth Scott on Aug 17, 2010 1:27 PM

Kellie McLaughlin Skaggs
RE: Ruth Lamm
He is allready posted in the Cemetery with a picture.

Added by Kellie McLaughlin Skaggs on Aug 16, 2010 9:11 AM

Kellie McLaughlin Skaggs
I went to the Cemetery today to try and find Ruth Lamm. there is no recoed of her in this Cemetery. I found her husbands and he just has a single stone with his name on it. Sorry, but I tried.

Added by Kellie McLaughlin Skaggs on Aug 09, 2010 4:34 PM

Roy Gill
I am sorry I have not been able to take a picture. I hurt my back and couldn't get around and now I had a car wreck and don't have a car for a while. If no one else picks it up I will try again later.

Added by spyle64 on Aug 06, 2010 3:58 PM

Fred Davis
Did you get my message that 3 more Cox's are buried with Ruth.
Joseph, Mary, and Rebecca

Added by Fred Davis on Aug 04, 2010 12:09 PM

sharon cartwright
extra info on Cox family
Shirley, Thanks so much for the extra information on the Cox family, I will add that to their memorial. Sharon

Added by sharon cartwright on Aug 02, 2010 6:00 PM


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