|Ernie Fuhr (#46490489)|
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I am a high school teacher and a history buff. I used to live a few blocks from Greenwood, Rockford's oldest and most historic cemetary. I started carrying a camera with me wherever I went so that I can add records to findagrave~ prominent local people, war veterans, interesting headstones, and of course, my own friends and family. |
I remember when I was a kid, my grandmother, Eva Powell Fuhr, would index cemetaries and research geneaology. She kept very meticulous records, on handwritten cards and notebooks. She wrote two family histories on an electric typewriter. She corresponded with people all over the world, and truly worked to get her information (This was back in the days before the internet). Grandma's research was her life's work and she was a proud DAR member. Grandma passed on in 1985, but she left behind a great deal of material. So whatever research I do now, I shall dedicate to her memory.
If I have listed someone from your own family, and you want to list it yourself, or you want to add something to their listing, just email me and we'll work it out. I don't mean to offend anybody. The memorials are made as a tribute to the deceased. All of whom were loved and have a story to tell.
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Ben Jacobson, Bev, Brian Zalewski, Debra Richards ..., Dianna Powell M..., Herbert Rickard..., hs54449, Jeff Higdon, JNM, JWag, Levi Rockwell, Marty McDonald, Matthew Q Boeke, Melissa Lewis, Nancy Hills La..., Teresa L. Watso...
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|Chris Klauer||RE: Memorial Transfer|
Thank you so much! I have been very busy too and not worried about it at all! I do appreciate it though!
|Mia Houghton||Alonzo Stalker # 37529409|
Please link to parents Alexander Stalker 22334404 and Cornelia Schoonmaker Stalker 22334405
|Chris Klauer||Memorial Transfer|
I was wondering if you would be willing to transfer Allen Truesdell Find A Grave Memorial# 26572106 and his wife Maria Find A Grave Memorial# 26572137
to me. They are my 3rd great grandparents.
I would greatly appreciate it.
Thank you for your dedication!
|cheekybones||RE: Charles Hevrin|
Hi Mr. Fuhr. I think I found Joicy, wife of Charles Harrison Hevrin. I believe she is the Joicy Sutter who is buried next to him. I am checking with my mother and aunt. Thanks. Cheeky
|Dianna Powell Martin||Albert Powell|
Please link to parents
Father William 28581590
Mother Nancy 43739968
|Dianna Powell Martin||William Powell|
Please link to wife
|Deborah R.||Thank you!|
Thanks for the transfer of Florida Manny's memorial.
|cheekybones||RE: Charles Hevrin|
Thank you so much - he is the brother of my maternal grandfather. I will let you know if I find more information about him or his wife. Do you remember where his grave is located in Greenwood? Again, thanks!
Many thanks for the transfer of Gertrude Barbour! Much appreciated.
Added by HWA on Feb 14, 2012 8:46 AM
|HWA||Gertrude Barbour #43440195|
Would you consider transferring Gertrude to me? She is my husband's great-great aunt, and I have more biographical information on her I would like to include. Her husband is William Barbour, and their two children are Blakeley and Mary Rebecca Barbour.
Added by HWA on Feb 13, 2012 8:33 PM
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