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|Ayanah||RE: Mary Ann (Schaeffer) Bowman|
Hello Roy! You're very welcome! I'm not related, but was just looking for any stray mentions of my boyfriend's family, who lived in Reading since the 1880s or so. Since a lot of people don't have access to/use newspapers, when I find an obituary, I check to see if there's already a memorial created. Believe it or not, its a stress reliever!
If you're interested, you can get a subscription to the website on its own - I want to say it was $35 for the year? There's a free 7-day trial (I forgot to cancel before it was up) that you can try out first. The site has been invaluable for me in Reading research - the Reading Times is available from 1859-1939.
Also, is this your Hannah (Bowman) Fair: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=37989390? Here's a clipping of her obituary too: http://www.newspapers.com/clip/1918654/reading_times/
Have a great day!
Added by Ayanah on Mar 04, 2015 8:44 AM
|Ayanah||Mary Ann (Schaeffer) Bowman|
Hello Roy - I hope you're well!
I was doing my own genealogy research on Newspapers.com and stumbled on Mary Ann Bowman's obituary in the Reading Times. Since you wrote that she was your 2nd Great-Grandmother on her memorial page, I wanted to check: Do you have a copy of that obituary?
If not, here's a clipping: http://www.newspapers.com/clip/1914572/reading_times/
Have a great day!
Added by Ayanah on Mar 03, 2015 4:58 PM
|Ann Maree||Eliza Wahl|
Just wanted to let you know that "Oakwood" is a very common transcription error in the Illinois Death Index for "Oakland" cemetery. I see it all the time, and it's very confusing because there is actually an Oakwood cemetery just a few miles away in the next county over. Eliza and her sons are buried in Oakland, which is actually quite close to the house they lived in here in Carbondale. Do you know where her husband John Wahl or daughter Estelle Frasier are buried? I'm guessing Estelle is buried in Canada.
|amys||RE: Mary Grace Linder|
You're welcome, Roy, it was my pleasure. I'm glad your hunch that Mary was Isham's wife appears to be right. Take care, Amy
Added by amys on Jan 28, 2015 1:55 PM
|Deb||RE: Sinia Shook photo|
You are quite welcome!
Added by Deb on Nov 02, 2014 1:14 AM
|Dana||Jerome Dean Sr.|
Hey Roy, I did not notice any other markers near Mary Dean for other family members. You may want to call the office and get a plot location if you would like another photo.
Added by Dana on Oct 21, 2014 1:42 PM
|Dana||RE: Mary Dean photo|
Happy to assist you!!!
Added by Dana on Oct 21, 2014 1:40 PM
|Stephanie Boswell||RE: Lydia Hoerni|
I am not sure who to contact. One of the days I was there, the city was mowing and said that they do not use the office on the grounds any more. The city is in charge but no one knows who has the records. I would try contacting the Louisville Metro public library or the Louisville Historical Society. The records were suppose to be put online a few years ago, but I don't think anyone has had much luck finding them. Please let me know if you do find out about locating records. I start a new job Tuesday so I won't have as much time helping at the cemetery but others have asked about locating records as well and I could pass on anything you find out.
|Ruth Rawls||RE: Ruben Tison|
You're welcome! No snakes today.
I also added his wife and three of their children that were in the same location.
Added by Connie on May 05, 2014 10:42 AM
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