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Katie Baptiste Garrison (#46514927)
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Bio Photo Hi, I'm Katie! I'm 31 and live in Lyons, Oregon. I love everything history related, especially old cemeteries, houses, barns, books and photos.

I work full-time, am a full-time stepmom, and now a new mom! My first baby boy, Reid, was born 20 Sep 2014. Please be patient with me! I will get to edits as soon as I can, but am unfortunately not able to process them every day.

My own family names includes the surnames Baptiste, Reid, Bennett, Bales, Fiester, Densford, and Hampton. I am also researching my husband's lines, including the surnames Garrison, Follis, Kirsch, Fiester, and Phillips.

I collect antique photographs, particularly those with names on them, and try to match them up with other researchers on Find a Grave or It's so much fun to unexpectedly add something to someone else's search and I hope someday the favor will be returned!

I transcribed several cemeteries in the Silverton and Gervais areas in 2002-2003. I have also used to find additional information about these people. Any and ALL information that I have is already listed on the memorial.

Please feel free to use any gravestone photos that I have posted for your personal genealogical use.
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Christina Chenoweth
francis marion spaulding #135848693
He is the son not the daughter of George S Spaulding and Mary T Jenkins
Added by Christina Chenoweth on Nov 20, 2014 1:05 PM
Kara Foster
Obituary for Jerry Musick
Hi! I have the obituary for my grandpa that I would love to add but can't seem to find the place to do it. Am I missing something or can I just send it to you to add?
Added by Kara Foster on Nov 18, 2014 12:11 PM
Christina Chenoweth
Sophia Lamb Spaulding is my Great grandmother She was born Jan 3 1850 Chicago Ill. Thank you for all your work.
Added by Christina Chenoweth on Oct 31, 2014 11:58 AM
Kerry Moser
RE: Pleasant LeFrancis
THAT is wonderful !! I figured they had to be related some how !!! Too unusual of a name.. thanks for all the hard work !! appreciate it !
Added by Kerry Moser on Oct 13, 2014 6:44 PM
Nela and Roberta
John Sellars Mt View Walla Walla
According to the cemetery plot map the marker I posted to his page is a "Memorial" marker.
Added by Nela and Roberta on Oct 10, 2014 3:14 PM
Sue Lapp
The Deskines transfers are greatly appreciated.
Added by Sue Lapp on Oct 09, 2014 8:45 PM
I just noticed that you had a baby recently. Congratulations!
Added by Noelani on Oct 04, 2014 8:53 PM
RE: Myerl and Lydia Rimpler
Thanks very much and I agree that the management of them should be mine, so thanks for transferring them! I need to get some more old pictures scanned in for them!
Added by Noelani on Oct 04, 2014 8:51 PM
Myerl and Lydia Rimpler
I want to thank you for creating memorials for my grandparents, Myerl and Lydia Rimpler, from Walla Walla, WA. I was thrilled to find them here, and am in the process of adding to them. God bless you for your love and concern for the dead, and your passion for keeping their memories alive!
Added by Noelani on Oct 03, 2014 10:09 AM
Rick Utt
Walla Walla Graves
You have contributed info on two graves. You might want to add a little more information.

Find A Grave Memorial# 125229471
Find A Grave Memorial# 120966239

Susan Savage, 22, and Patrick Oliver (local Walla Walla boy), 21 were the first victims of the serial killer Robert Yates (now on death row at Walla Walla Petitionary).
In 1975 the young couple were picnicking on Mill Creek, near Walla Walla, when Yates happened upon them while practicing his target shooting in the same area.
Patrick Oliver was shot three times in the head before Yates turned on Susan and shot her twice.
Yates buried the couple's bodies under a pile of brush where they were found within days. Yet it took a further 25 years before the families of the couple would find out they were the first victims of a serial killer, when Yates admitted he was responsible for the murders.
Added by Rick Utt on Aug 11, 2014 4:15 PM
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