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Lois Branch (#46771718)
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Bio Photo I have been researching since the late 1960's. Back when we used manual typewriters, carbon paper and hand wrote many letters. My research can be found at Rootsweb World Connect.
My main areas of research are in Logan, Marion, Wayne and White Counties of Illinois as well as Columbia County, New York.
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Joan Edmonson
RE: William Thomas Sherman Green
You are Welcome Lois. I try to get my corrections and additions done quickly! I'm not always quite that fast though. Have a Great Evening.
Added by Joan Edmonson on Mar 07, 2014 3:34 PM
Kelly Waterman
Re" Barden's
Here a article for the Charles I am looking for..
http://fultonhistory.com/newspaper%2010/Chatham%20NY%20Courier/Chatham%20NY%20Courier%201958%20Grayscale/Chatham%20NY%20Courier%201958%20Grayscale%20-%200187.pdf
Added by Kelly Waterman on Mar 05, 2014 1:51 PM
Kelly Waterman
Charles Barden
I am looking for a Charles Barden, son of Lucinda Bates Barden and Silas Barden of Canaan, NY. My Bates and Hall families are from Lenox and Richmond, MA.
Dates match up so thought I would ask you about him because there is no parentage information. please contact me. Thanks for sharing.
kellywaterman22@yahoo.com
Added by Kelly Waterman on Mar 05, 2014 1:49 PM
Fred Saar
RE: Duplicates
thank you for being so prompt. Actually someone poited it out to me.
Thanks again,
Fred
Added by Fred Saar on Jan 26, 2014 8:00 PM
Larry Smith
Burroughs
I've learned a lot from your website on Burroughs in marion county. My g'father was Harry B.,George,Jarvis,Edward,Josiah.
Thankyou so much.
Larry Smith
Added by Larry Smith on Jan 25, 2014 1:11 PM
Gina
RE: Charles Bohn transfer
You're welcome.

Happy Holidays !!!
Added by Gina on Dec 22, 2013 9:46 PM
Memories From The Mist
RE: William Parlin
You're welcome...always glad to help...the cemetery is very beautiful and well-kept...take care...
Added by Memories From The Mist on Nov 15, 2013 7:45 AM
MarLa
RE: Sophie Matthews
Wow - thank you for this information. I will definitely do more research on it & make the appropriate corrections.

You mentioned Emma & W.E.'s memorials - I'm the one who took pictures of their headstones in Evergreen Cemetery. There was so much about this family I didn't know - I had hit a stone wall. Thank you.

Have you seen this site? It highlights Bill Matthews himself: http://www.skagwaynews.com/stories071202.html

Then this one is supposed to be a cemetery 'directory' (obviously it has mistakes, as Sophie is recorded as being buried there):
http://alaskaweb.org/cems.html

Marla
Added by MarLa on Nov 12, 2013 8:56 PM
MarLa
Sophie Matthews
Hi - I got your note about Mrs. W.E. Matthews. Can you be more specific about records that show she is Florence & not Sophie? A Skagway historical web site offered this information as well as a Pioneer Cemetery directory.

Marla
Added by MarLa on Nov 12, 2013 4:08 PM
Dianne
RE: Danhauer Cemetery
Hello Lois:
So sad news: today after my radiation treatment I drove out East Pike to see what I could see of the Danhauer Cemetery. There are no traces of it behind this business. If you zoom in on a satelite image of the area, behind this building you can see what looks like the cemetery with a few stones standing. I drove back behind this business and the one next to it. PWI had kind of bulldozed around the area and there were stacks of pallets strewn about. There were some deep ruts in the dirt and thank goodness it was a dry day. I didn't have my camera with me because I thought I'd just locate it and then go back to take pictures.

I don't know what kind of business this company is and maybe you could contact them to find out what happened to the cemetery and if the remains were relocated; and what happened to the stone markers. From my car I looked along the tree lined creek bed to see if I could see any stacks of stones, but there were none. Maybe if you contact the Muskingum County Ohio Genealogical Society, they might have an answer. If I get there in the next week or so, I'll try to find out. So sorry I don't have better news for you.
Here's the company info:
PWI Supply Company; phone: (740) 455-4355
2890 East Pike; Zanesville, OH 43701
Added by Dianne on Nov 08, 2013 4:17 PM
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