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Shirley McMunn (#46527116)
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I am very involved in genealogy. I've been researching four families for 20 years now. And still searching!

It's good to post information to help another researcher find his/her roots. Others have helped me in the past; might I do the same for you.

11/1/14-I have been diagnosed with lymphedema in both my legs so it is most times difficult to get up to SVC to take photos. I have taken many earlier this year that I have yet to post. Will continue to add them and hopefully will be able to get back to the cemetery and continue to contribute.

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Zachary Pyle
Doutt Memorial 92532780
Hello,

Thanks for sending along more info. Would you like me to transfer the memorial to you? I'm not related to anyone in East Brady Cemetery but just had the records and uploaded some.

Thanks,
Zach
Added by Zachary Pyle on Nov 25, 2016 10:49 AM
Rebecca Sheehan-Plotkin
Mary Love #100488578
I enjoy reading old newspapers on the Library of Congress website. I found a tiny article about the tragic death of two sisters, Myra and Mary Love (both around 75 years of age) who were struck by a train as they walked the railroad tracks near their home. I thought you might like to see the story. I am guessing that Mary's sister went by the name Myra. How their family must have grieved.

http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn86072054/1916-11-03/ed-1/seq-10/
Added by Rebecca Sheehan-Plotkin on Nov 03, 2016 1:12 PM
Donald Spitler
Updates
Thank you for the updates on the Zeller's. Always appreciate information others can provide to me. You are the second person recently who has done this for me. The other was able to find some actual pictures of some of my relatives from long ago.
Added by Donald Spitler on Oct 24, 2016 6:48 AM
Diane Nichols
RE: Eloise Estep #110413427
Greenwood has several mass burials. We are thankful when a relative finds a memorial for a loved one. I will transfer hers to you, no problem.
Added by Diane Nichols on Oct 09, 2016 4:49 PM
Barbara Samans
Susan Marie Samans1910-1914
I had visited the grave of Susan when my grandmother died in 1960 or so. WE went there to see Susan's grave after we buried her mother who was my grandmother. her grave was on a hill as I remember and my dad was quite when we went there. He never told me about her but my mom said he always thought he had brought something home form school, she got it and died..all because of him. Susan diedof scarlet fever though..not his fault but...I did a lot of poking and prodding and finally came up with the info on the Wiants. Here is what I had written on her find a grave site:

Thanks for info. Have most I think. Wyatt was a rev and neighbor of my grandfather 'a up in Greenville. Susan was my father's young sister.....who died of scarlett fever I think it was. So sad. Dad never got over her death. My grandmother was pg with my uncle who was born in 1914 and never knew his sister. Rev Wyatt had room in his plot and let her be buried there.

I looked to see a connection between the Wiants and my family (Samans). I looked at great aunts husbands sides etc...and then I saw that I had two people in my tree named Fehr! One was named Conrad but I had an 1806 birth date for him...but then there was the grave stone picture and when I did the math I saw the date was actually b 1785 not 1806. Anyway Conrad's sister (One of many siblings the had) was named Eve Catherine Fehr and she married into the Wiant (Wyant) family when she married George Peter Wiant (Wyant). So although it is a distant relationship to the Wiant family and I really wonder if at the time they new of it back then at least it's a connection :)

Thanks to ancestry.com's relationship connector I now know that Eve Catherine Fehr was 3-4 years of age and she died and was buried at the Shenango Valley Cemetery in Greenville Pa, Her brother, Carl Hubert Samans named his daughter Susan, b 1937-d 1972 after her. Susan is buried in the Wiant Family plot at the cemetery. The Wiants are distant relatives of the family of Susan's mother Katehrine Lum Samans.

Thanks again :)

Barb


Added by Barbara Samans on Aug 05, 2016 8:45 PM
Carl Catherman
Mary Hatton
Thank you very much for fulfilling my photo request.
Added by Carl Catherman on Jul 25, 2016 5:09 PM
Vonna
Catherine R. Beaver
Thank you again for a lovely picture. You are such a help Shirley, thanks! Vonna
Added by Vonna on Jul 19, 2016 7:40 PM
Vonna
Charlotte Louise Beaver Cobbe
Shirley, thank you for another great photo! I sure appreciate your help with my family so far away. Thank you! Vonna
Added by Vonna on Jul 17, 2016 8:47 PM
Bonnie
Gravatt/SVC
I added all of your info. Thank You
Added by Bonnie on Jul 05, 2016 5:58 PM
Tracy Noble Bair
Thank you
Thank you Shirley, Ira hayes and Geraldine weitzel hayes were my mother's parents. I was touched to see you had them added here

tracy
Added by Tracy Noble Bair on Jan 18, 2016 7:44 PM
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