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Missouri Duv (#46828721)
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Bio Photo Many people do not understand our passion for recording graves and cemeteries.
I try to record information correctly, but I make many mistakes. Thank you for spotting them and letting me know. I will transfer ownership if the departed is not directly related to me and wish others to show me the same respect. If you send a request and I fail to respond, please resend the request.
Please do not use my photos for financial gain or publication unless you request first.
I submit those who have gone before us as an honor, a memory to be cherish. I do not wish to hurt or offend. I am drawn to veterans graves, graves of children and unusual gravestones. Findagrave allows me to visit my family's graves within the privacy of my home.
Lost cemeteries and fallen, worn stones need to be recorded for those who follow, searching for their ancestors. If I have helped one person on their quest, I will feel this has not been in vain.
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George Harger
RE: Delores Konersmann
PS: we have also gotten most to discontinue the use of parentheses for the religious name. So many have used the nickname field, that no attempt will be made to change it until Find A Grave establishes a uniform guideline. This has been an interesting cemetery to work on.
Added by George Harger on Aug 02, 2015 11:40 PM
George Harger
RE: Delores Konersmann
Thanks, I have deleted the request. Just look thru the Nuns listed in this cemetery, and see the various ways contributors have placed the religious name. I have asked thru the Forum and the Chat Room: there is wide variations of opinion. Good news is that we have recently deleted about 40 duplicate memorials, and merged two Find A Grave cemeteries into one.

You are probably right to explain the birth name and the religious name in the bio. At least we have gotten all to not include the C,PP.S. in the name field, as that made it impossible to search for these sisters.
Added by George Harger on Aug 02, 2015 11:35 PM
RE: Bogue
Hi there,

I am very distantly related. There is a Betsy Bogue who is my 2nd cousin once removed.

Thank you for your dedication to the records!

Added by Betsy on Jul 20, 2015 12:41 PM
Cindy Helm Chadduck
Casper Schneider
The photo to which you are referring...

Casper is sitting in the middle row.

NOW if you are on FB please friend me at
BJ Chadduck

We can discuss more in depth...
Added by Cindy Helm Chadduck on Jul 19, 2015 8:56 PM
Linda Marsden Thomas
Thanks so much!
I appreciate having the picture of Jennie McKee Wilson's headstone.
Added by Linda Marsden Thomas on Jun 23, 2015 5:05 AM
RE: Willis Erastus Williams
No, not hard to find but the new property owners are very clear that any visitors contact them first because they and others hunt back there frequently and wouldn't want anyone to get hurt. My family lives on a neighboring farm so I've visited a lot over the years, have some ancestors buried there, and doing some research on the families, I will probably be sending more updates and corrections as I find things. Thanks so much! FYI i deleted my pics, someone else took better ones and uploaded them thank goodness :).
Added by dbellev on Apr 16, 2015 4:25 PM
Richard Van Wagenen
Permelia Ardella Thompson Pound
Permilla who is buried in Jefferson County, Missouri, her mother who is not list was Mary Matilda Pruitt.

Permilla's mother was a sister to my gg grandfather Meredith Pruitte
Added by Richard Van Wagenen on Apr 07, 2015 2:39 PM
Joseph Colin Clark
RE: Lakewood Cemetery
Yes, we are related, but unfortunately it is a distant relationship. We share the same Clark ancestry from the 1600s (Samuel Clark immigrated to Massachusetts from Devonshire in the 1630s), but their Clark branch split off from mine around 1700. They are quite a fascinating family. Edward Clark was Isaac Singer's business partner and mainly the one responsible for the success of Singer sewing machines by inventing the monthly payment plan. He made millions. His descendants become noted art collectors and Stephen Carlton Clark started the Baseball Hall of Fame. His granddaughter, Jane Forbes Clark runs it today. She is something like a 10th Cousin of my father. My research indicates that soon there will be no male Clarks left in this branch. Their wealth seems to have made it difficult for them to have good marital relations and have children.
Also, Stephen Carlton Clark had a daughter (Elizabeth Scriven Clark) who married Henry Richardson Labouisse, a key United Nations official who won a Nobel Peace Prize. When Elizabeth died, Labouisse married a daughter of Marie Curie. The daughter of Elizabeth and Labouisse was married to Marty H. Peretz, who ran The New Republic for many years.
Added by Joseph Colin Clark on Mar 12, 2015 10:23 AM
daniel cherouvrier
RE: Icarians
Some information from a French dictionary
Born around 1804 in Nantes (Loire-Atlantique), from a family where there were several Icarian Communists was Roiné cartier (designer or playing card manufacturer?). Responding to the call of Cabet, he left Le Havre in August 1854 to join the community of Nauvoo (Illinois). He was accompanied by his wife (born 1817) and their six children, namely a 23-year old son, Cartier and violin teacher; a girl aged 20, a hairdresser; another girl aged 18, Seamstress; two son and a daughter aged 14 years respectively 12 years 1/2 and 9 years old. He also had a financial contribution therefore.
In 1856 Roiné took Cabet party and, like his eldest son, he voted May 12 to benefit the founder of the community. He participated, under the direction of Heggi, development of a venue in St. Louis (Missouri) for Icarians remained faithful to Cabet. However shortly after he asked to leave the colony and was no longer a member in March 1857.
It could be the oldest é R ... St. Louis that sent twice in 1859 substantial contributions (4 and 3 dollars) Libertarian, the newspaper published in New York by Joseph Déjacque (qv).
It does not appear that there is identity Auguste Roiné (qv), probably one of his brothers.

SOURCES: BN, Paper Cabet Nafr. 18149, f. 47; É. Cabet, War of the opposition against the Cabet citizen, in August 1856; Id Nauvoo out of the founder of Icaria with real Icarians, Paris, November 1856.; Icarian colony, September 20, 1854; The Libertarian 5 March 15, June 1859
I hope it could help you !
Added by daniel cherouvrier on Jan 26, 2015 12:14 PM
Danna Snider
Bertha Gifford
It may be trivial, but I live in Catawissa, Mo and pass daily by the farm and house where Bertha lived. Catawissa, MO is no where near Morese Mill, Mo. She did live in Morse Mill before living in Catawissa.

Added by Danna Snider on Jan 25, 2015 2:10 AM
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