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rschramsr (#47466087)
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Bio Photo Lifelong resident of northeastern Illinois, I enjoy visiting the cemeteries and searching out headstones, photographing and posting them and trying to weave the links together of other family members in that cemetery or other ones nearby, so that other researchers can utilize my findings. My areas of particular interest are Lake County (where my family started off in this country), DuPage, Kane, DeKalb and Kendall counties, and also Morgan and Scott counties in southern Illinois. I'll also sometimes go out of my "comfort zone" if it's something that looks intriguing.
I try to arrange my photo expeditions according to my schedule and by areas, and of course by weather conditions. I only claim photo requests that I can absolutely fulfill, and try to fulfill them as promptly as possible.
As always, if you'd like to copy a photo, ask permission first in order to let me know how and where it's going to be used, and credit my work. Other than that, I'm happy to help you out in whatever way possible, just contact me.
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Kimberly Johnson
RE: Memorial #87161869
5048 not 5840...N Marine...
Added by Kimberly Johnson on Nov 11, 2015 1:21 PM
Kimberly Johnson
RE: Memorial #87161869
Thank you so much for responding and researching.
Is there any way you can send me what you were looking at as far as obits, etc?

I have looked on genealogybank and have yet to find anything. Very interesting that the address you listed at 5840 N Marine is very close to where Gertrude was in 1920 with my Great Uncle Frank Shannon. They were at 1220 E 46th Street.
Granted, yes, it was 40 yrs apart. But one never knows we have to look at every single piece of evidence don't we?

Thank you again so very much.
And if you ever need anything from me in WA State I am happy to help.

Added by Kimberly Johnson on Nov 11, 2015 1:21 PM
Kimberly Johnson
Memorial #87161869
Hello, I am curious to know if you are related to William Schuyler Watrous of the above Memorial #. I am seeking information on his mother Ruth Eastman Watrous and possibly her sister Gertrude.

Thank you kindly for your time.

Kimberly, Seattle WA
Added by Kimberly Johnson on Nov 09, 2015 8:22 AM
Do not know if stone is wrong or typo error but Alta Roberts birth date is off by one year at So Elgin Cemetery . May be check into this.

Just a cemetery pic taker. Linda
Added by Linda on Nov 06, 2015 7:43 AM
Linda Magley
RE: Illinois State Girls School Deaths
Sorry I just saw your message. My source is the Illinois Death Index. I will check it again. It may be a few days. I appreciate all the work you have done, this is a very interesting cemetery. Thank you, Linda
Added by Linda Magley on Oct 24, 2015 11:42 PM
James Law
Links and edits made. Thanks so much for sending the information. I do appreciate it!
Added by paths2present on Sep 04, 2015 11:07 AM
L Winslow
Schramm family
You sent me edits for the Peter, Anna & Mathias Schramm - I would be happy to transfer them if they are related to you.
Added by L Winslow on Aug 08, 2015 8:24 AM
P. Meado
RE: Robert Dean Chrisman
Your welcome. I can't imagine what these young men's family went through. All six of my great Uncles were in WWII, they all returned home. I can't even begin to imagine what it would have been like for my Great Grandmother.
Added by P. Meado on May 12, 2015 5:10 PM
Donna White
re: christina blinnie perry
Hi, can you add the gravestone pic you took of Christina Perry to her infant son's memorial who was also on the gravestone?

thanks, donna
Added by Donna White on May 12, 2015 3:27 PM
Pat Shaw
RE: Wheelers, North Cemetery
oops, I am related ! would love to have!
Added by Pat Shaw on Apr 16, 2015 6:57 PM
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