|Mark Orey (#46569820)|
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Click on the tomb for more info. I've been seriously interested in family genealogy for a long time. If I've added memorials to non-family members it's because I was there and had a camera while looking for my family (I'm a grave walker). Some markers catch my eye and I must photograph them. I try hard to capture the Veterans when I find them...because they deserve it. I'm not interested in building an empire of memorials for the sheer sake of numbers so I'm more lax over turning them over to family than Find A Grave's rules. If a relative is closer to you than me I have no problem turning them over. If they are at all relation to you and not me then just ask, tell me your relation and they are yours. I try not to add recent deaths too quickly, doesn't allow friends to post their friends memorials (I don't look at the Obits each morning first). I'd like to thank the volunteers who have brought me photos from far away, you are wonderful. You may use these photos for any non-profit reasons (Ancestry.com, findagrave spouses, etc) |
I've been happily married for 40 years to a wonderful woman who keeps me in check. (I need to be kept in check.) I'm a NRA Life Member (gun enthusiast), from bull's-eye pistol to BMG, a certified PADI SCUBA Divemaster, Extra Class HAM radio operator and 4th dan Judo black belt. I wish I could fly, parachute, play an instrument and dance but I can't...or haven't yet. I also make a mean breakfast!
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Civil War info I located on this individual:
Battle Unit Name:7th Regiment, Illinois Cavalry
Soldier's Rank In:Private
Soldier's Rank Out:Private
Added by MAI on Jan 26, 2015 12:53 PM
Thank you for the recent edits in the Lorenz family.
Added by SDT on Dec 23, 2014 8:56 AM
|Leland Bottomley||RE: Adam Smith|
You are welcome Mark. The wall is next to the Illinois river below Marseilles Dam and the sound of the running water is peaceful.
|Elizabeth Reed||RE: Thank you. Adam Smith|
Thank you, I'm glad to know that he is with family.
|Elizabeth Reed||RE: Thank you.Adam Smith|
Would you mind if I transferred him over to you?
|Elizabeth Reed||Thank you.|
Thank you for sponsoring the memorial for Adam Smith. That was a very kind thing to do to honor his memory. I also appreciate the headstone photo that you posted.
You are very welcome.
|E. M.||RE: Photo request|
You are very welcome for the photo. I'm glad I could help. -E.M.
Added by E. M. on Oct 28, 2014 6:34 PM
|Daisy||Center Hill Cemetery|
Thank you very much for posting some of the pictures of the tombstones from Center hill cemetery, including Dorothy Scherman and George & Willie Metz. Center Hill is one of my favorite cemetery and it is nice to know that other people are visiting this cemetery.
Added by Daisy on Oct 19, 2014 5:03 PM
|J.L. McKenzie||Find A Grave Memorial# 72450608|
Thank you very much for the transfer, Mark.
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