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Kate Jacques (#46637583)
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Bio Photo Family history exploration for me begins with Ottawa Co, Kansas, but of course led across the country. An inheritor of several generations of newspaper clippings, I started transcribing obits from microfilm beginning at the 1879 start of the paper and realized the value of reading them all in understanding my family's history in the region. A sort of 'community-based genealogy' habit grew and expanded, as did an interest in cemetery preservation and recording.

Living now in a rural Kentucky county, our local history goal is to locate the old family cemeteries up in the hills, photograph and record. Most are hidden and overgrown; some remarkably well looked after by landowners whether related or not. And several are out there yet to be found...

Am happy to transfer your relatives and happy to help in the hunt for them.

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rachel corass
is there anyway u can get me a pic of alice rodi Roberts is headstone are if she may be in a wall and send pic to . I sure thank you.
Added by rachel corass on Nov 30, 2016 7:53 AM
Christie Cole Logan
RE: Francis Hackley
Good morning Kate,

Yes, Francis Hackley is my ancestor. My paternal grandmother is a Hackley. He is my 6th GGF. Thank you for making the memorial and for your kindness in the transfer. I promise I will take good care of it. Thanks again and take care.
Added by Christie Cole Logan on Oct 23, 2016 10:03 AM
Barb Jones
Clifford Allison 1895-1973
Find A Grave Memorial# 166054828
I added him as a child to memorials you had transferred to you. I thought you might be interested.
Sincerely, Barb Jones

Added by Barb Jones on Oct 01, 2016 6:59 PM
deanna french
Cloud Co. KS. Caleb Risdon C.W. Vet
Thank you so much for the permission to use Caleb Risdon's photo. I just realized that you had also contributed monument photo's to soldiers graves in Delpho County. May I use those too? The soldiers are Henry Baldwin,Charles Morse,Augustus Ballou, J.N. Blanchard & Philander Rice.All of these "Boys in Blue" have roots/ connections to Vermont, and I would be so pleased if they can be posted on the Vermont Civil War site.

Again, thanks,

Deanna French
Added by deanna french on Sep 22, 2016 8:16 AM
Are we related?
My grandfather is Martin Burl Jacques.I was looking at family history stuff and saw the picture of George Lowe Jacques. I'm just trying to put all the pieces together.
Added by Gabe74 on Sep 20, 2016 7:35 PM
deanna french
Cloud Co. Caleb Risdon Civil War soldier
May I use the photo that you have conntributed to the Find A Grave Memorial of Caleb Risdon, to be posted on the Vermont (

You will receive credit for this.
Thank you for your consideration.

Deanna French
Added by deanna french on Sep 16, 2016 5:27 PM
Cindy D.
Martin Hingle
Thank you for taking the correct photo for this memorial at Our Lady of Good Harbor & for letting me know about it. Much appreciated!!
Added by Cindy D. on Aug 06, 2016 4:12 PM
Linda L. Cottrell Liss
Charley R. Cottrill
Memorial #74795578 McWhorter Cem, McWhorter, Harrison County, WV. Do you have any further information on the Charley R. Cottrill 1902-1967 of this memorial? You mention source as death record, do you have an obit for him? Could this be the same Charles Cottrell who married Lucy Myers in 1933 in Harrison Co? Any help or insight on this memorial would be appreciated.
Linda Cottrell Liss at
Added by Linda L. Cottrell Liss on Aug 01, 2016 5:26 AM
Susan Baldridge
Siers Family Graveyard - Anderson Co, KY
I'll be back in Anderson County in a couple weeks and wondered if you could send more information on the location of the Siers family graveyard. I now it's in Birdie, but couldn't find the exact location. Do you have the road name or if it's near an intersection? Thank you.
Added by Susan Baldridge on Jul 09, 2016 7:08 AM
Jakob Kanatzar
Calvin Kanatzar
Hello! I saw, and greatly appreciate, your addition of my relative, Calvin Kanatzar, in the Frankfort State Hospital and School Cemetery. My records list his father as William Roger "Juggy", and his mother as Mary Frances Atwell, and that he died from a fall during an epileptic seizure. Could you share with me what sources have his father listed as Calvin Sr? I'm unfamiliar with these kin and my records may be incorrect. I've had a hard time with the Kanatzar line and any help would be great!
Added by Jakob Kanatzar on Jul 01, 2016 12:10 PM
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