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jim gillis (#46829573)
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Bio Photo I got the genealogy bug when my great-aunt's grandson sent me a photo of my 2nd great-grandparents on their 50th wedding anniversary with the entire family. Only 4 people in the photo were identified. Since that time I have contacted relatives I did not know I had. I have also been able to identify everyone in the photo now. I have done research not only on my surname but grandparents, 2nd great-grandparents on both sides. I especially love doing research on my mother's parents because Parke County has a great website. I am at a stand-still on my own surname as I don't know exactly where in Prussia my 2nd great-grandfather was born. I always love to get in contact with new "cousins".
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Bobby
RE: Roland and Rosa Hawkins
you are very welcome
Added by Bobby on May 08, 2015 8:55 PM
Debra (Martin) & Gregg Schrader
Marietta Wood Adams
Dear Jim,

I just saw that you had connected Marietta Wood Adams #138393891 last November to her parents and siblings. Her brother Charles F. Wood was my great-grandfather.

Today I learned that George A. and Phebe (White) Wood had brought a group of orphan children to homes in Parke County. So glad that whomever wrote her obituary included this.

Are you connected? Do you have any more information about the family and/or information (names) about the New York connection?

Thank you for connecting her to her family.

Debbie Schrader #47372144
Added by Debra (Martin) & Gregg Sc... on May 04, 2015 5:17 AM
Patrick Kauffman
RE: Elizabeth Allbright
Hi Jim,
I just waanted you to know that I removed the photos of the obituary.
Added by Patrick Kauffman on Apr 28, 2015 6:56 AM
pam brown
jacob faith
Added by pam brown on Apr 23, 2015 12:41 PM
J.Sullivan
RE: Mount Jackson Cemetery in Indianapolis
Mount Jackson was basically abandoned and the township mows, somewhat maintains, and keeps a record but what they have is incomplete.

Their website:

Wayne Township for Mount Jackson
Added by J.Sullivan on Apr 19, 2015 8:10 PM
arrowkeeper
RE: Preston Pierson
You are very welcome.
Bob Hubbard
arrowkeeper
Added by arrowkeeper on Apr 12, 2015 7:10 PM
NLColes
RE: Addison, George, Elizabeth and Carrie Hawkins
Jim
You're welcome.
Added by NLColes on Apr 11, 2015 8:15 AM
Patrick Kauffman
Elizabeth Ohrenbaum Allbright
I have the second page of her obituary. Can I send that to you? Or can I type it in? Also, are you related?
Thanks! Patrick
Added by Patrick Kauffman on Apr 01, 2015 8:02 AM
Bobby
RE: Roland Hawkins
you are welcome
Added by Bobby on Mar 30, 2015 6:10 PM
Rhonda Tincher
cemetery stone photos
Glad I could take the photos for you in Cottage Hill Cemetery.
Added by Rhonda Tincher on Mar 27, 2015 4:06 PM
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