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JH (#47836486)
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I've written and published two family history books and the history of Berryton for its 1986 Centennial.

I have just finished going through three books about Topekans in 1905, 1934 and 1956 for the second time. They were WHO'S WHO and BUILDERS OF TOPEKA. I added a lot more information for tombstones, but there are still many biographies that need to be added, once their tombstones are copied. I'll put the books away for another year and go back and try to find some more.

About 25 years ago, the local historical society put all the Shawnee County marriage applications up to 1913 on microfilm. They discarded the originals and allowed persons to take names of those they recognized. I gave my old mailman about 50 and he delivered them to people in our township. I have given away hundreds of them. I still had some left over, so I put them on FAG.
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Linda Rhoadarmer
Paul Dannberg
I finished putting the photo on his memorial plus retyping the bio. Linda
Added by Linda Rhoadarmer on May 28, 2015 7:50 PM
Susan Macy
Roy Nellis McCue
Thanks for posting the picture and bio of Roy McCue on his memorial. He and my mother were cousins.
Added by Susan Macy on May 28, 2015 3:53 PM
Richard Juhl
Edwin Stanley Nellis
Thanks for adding the bio and photo. They're wonderful!
Added by Richard Juhl on May 28, 2015 12:14 PM
Janice Dean LeMaster
Thanks
Thanks for all your hard work updating photos to my memorials.
Added by Janice Dean LeMaster on May 27, 2015 6:40 PM
Aimee Katherine Adamson
William Laird Dean
Thank you very much!
Added by Aimee Katherine Adamson on May 27, 2015 4:24 PM
Nancy
Bromich
Nice addition. Thank you!
Added by Nancy on May 27, 2015 3:56 PM
DSH
Raymond Charles Clevenger, Jr
Nice work!
Added by DSH on May 27, 2015 2:18 PM
Cheryl White
Mount Hope Mausoleum
Joanie, I am in the process of photographing the stones in the original Abbey Mausoleum, and have come across many pioneer Topekans. When it's time to get those Who's Who books out again, I may have some work for you. By the way, I'm giving copies of the Find A Grave pages with obits to the office staff at Mt. Hope for their files.
Added by Cheryl White on May 24, 2015 6:07 PM
Tracy Lane
Manda Sue Finney
Is a family member of mine, would you please transfer this memorial to me? Thank you.


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Added by Tracy Lane on Feb 21, 2015 11:56 AM
Nancy
Shawnee County Marriage Apps
JH,
Just checking back with you to see if we could make it any easier on you regarding the above noted applications that you have. If you would prefer to loan them to us to copy that would be appreciated. We will be glad to pick up and return to you. Just let me know.
Thank you,
Nancy
Topeka Genealogical Society
Added by Nancy on Nov 02, 2014 2:07 PM
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