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Tess (#46890960)
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Bio Photo Hello, My name is Teresa (Keith) Coale. I am the daughter of Alden L. and Alma L. (Eslinger) Keith. My father is the son of Herman F. and Edna N. (Dralenats) Keith my mother is the daughter of Clyde P. and Gertrude E. (Reynolds) Eslinger.

I live in El Dorado Springs, Cedar Co. MO and I am here to find information on my family my Dad's side Keith, Draelants, Ellerman, my Mom's side Eslinger, Reynolds and Hochstedler. I am also doing genealogy for my kids on the Coale, Cargill, Burris and Scales.

I will also help people find information they are looking for. Right now I am working on listing all cemeteries in Cedar Co Missouri. Feel free to email me if you have information to give or if you would like for me to find information for you, and if you see I have made an error please let me know so it can be corrected. I am working from a Cedar Co. Cemetery Directory but still there might be mistakes or typing errors.

Please when suggesting a correction REMEMBER YOU ARE NOT THE FIND A GRAVE POLICE, But when suggesting a correction or addition to a certain memorial go to the memorial you are talking about then go to the (EDIT) button on the memorial you are referring too. Then if it is something like a birth/death date/place, link to spouse/parents, Name, etc. click on the link for that, when suggesting for something to go into the bio click the (SAC) line. PLEASE this sends a link so all we have to do is click and go straight to the memorial. When sending it other ways you have to click on several links to get to where you want us to go for the correction/update. This is getting really bothersome when I have so many to do a day. This is not the place for corrections/updates. I also will not update if I can not contact you to find out where you got your info if I need to ask questions. I like to verify my corrections before accepting them. If you send me a date update by the SAC link it will be deleted and not updated.

I do transfer memorials if your related. I think it is really sad that people are here just for numbers, what does that accomplish. I do not really care how your related as long as the memorial goes to a family member. I do not transfer memorials just because you like to collect them because they are ministers, railroader, or any other people you like to collect, that is not fair to the family members if they want the memorials. Please let me know how your related, and do not just put that they are in your family tree.

I also do not transfer to someone so they can update then they say they will transfer back to me. If you want to type it up I can always copy and paste it in myself. Thanks for the offer but I am a big girl and I know how.

Thanks Tess

Something I got in an email I thought was funny.

As a bagpiper, I play many gigs. Recently I was asked by a funeral director to play at a grave side service for a homeless man. He had no family or friends, so the service was to be at a pauper's cemetery in the Kentucky back-country.

As I was not familiar with the backwoods, I got lost; and being me, I didn't stop for directions. I finally arrived an hour late and saw the funeral guy had evidently gone and the hearse was nowhere in sight.

There were only the diggers and crew left and they were eating lunch. I felt badly and apologized to the men for being late. I went to the side of the grave and looked down and the vault lid was already in place. I didn't know what else to do, so I started to play.

The workers put down their lunches and began to gather around. I played out my heart and soul for this man with no family and friends. I played like I've never played before for this homeless man.

And as I played 'Amazing Grace,' the workers began to weep. They wept, I wept, we all wept together. When I finished I packed up my bagpipes and started for my car. Though my head hung low my heart was full.

As I was opening the door to my car, I heard one of the workers say, "I never seen nothin' like that before and I've been putting in septic tanks
for twenty years."

Why can't people just ask for directions?

Remember go to the edit button on the page you want updated. Do not send an email. My email is for information that can not be done through the edit button.
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Jo Klep
RE: John C, Hill
Hi, Tess. Yes he was hard to find. Both Edwina and John entries list as a child Oscar Nathan Hill. I also found a marriage certificate for them in the Missouri Marriages listing on ancestry. It shows them married 1873 in Cedar County, MO. On the 1900 census, she is listed as widowed. Both these items are the basis for my requesting the edit. I hope this helps.

Joanne Kleppe
Added by Jo Klep on Dec 23, 2016 6:07 PM
Joyce Steely
Printed your photo Requests
Printed your photo I sometimes do drive through Clinton and Warsaw.
Dad (age 92) is in Assisted Living with his wife of 94 in I make that trip from Springfield regularly.
Added by Joyce Steely on Dec 23, 2016 5:05 PM
Joyce Steely
RE: James C. McMillen
Yes, I find a James McMillen in household of a William and Juliana in Kansas City, MO. And I don't know how the William & Julieana connect to our families in Cedar Co...he is abt 30years old. William brother of James M is only 10 years old in 1870.
I find an uncle (brother of James M's father John) who had 3 wives none of the Juliana
And a William Bascum McMillen born 1857 (too young)
Uncle David has a William Wesley born 1865 (too young)

I also find (in cedar co) JC McMillen listed as Grandson on the 1880 Census in the home of "Sallie's Mother Suzanne Emeline Mosier Keller widow of Alford Keller...Lewis Marion Keller (my Gr Grandfather) was also in this household as he should have been.

Thus I stick by my suggestion that James C is the son of James M McMillen and Sarah "Sallie" Keller

I enjoyed the mental challenge of going back over all this and being able to say. "Yes, I did not jump to conclusions"
Also lets me know that you are a careful researcher and thank you for that.
Added by Joyce Steely on Dec 23, 2016 4:55 PM
Margaret Maulin
RE: Nancy McGuire #29383548
1. from her daughter Rhoda's death certificate.
2. 1850 U.S. Census, Western District, Tazewell Co., VA
3. 1860 U. S. Census, Western District, Tazewell Co., VA
4. 1870 U. S. Census Loutre, Audrain, MO
Added by Margaret Maulin on Dec 17, 2016 10:20 AM
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Added by PEPPERSEEDS on Dec 11, 2016 7:52 PM
Juanita Scheel
Roy Leon Moser 28993853
I was wondering if when you are in the Alder Cemetery next time if you could take a photo of my Uncle's headstone? Also-I would love to maintain his site if I could. Thanks
Juanita Moser Scheel # 48812610
Added by Juanita Scheel on Nov 10, 2016 12:50 PM
Terri Keller
RE: Goldie Long
Thank you Tess!! We are planning a trip to the cmemetery to see for ourselves. :)

Added by Terri Keller on Nov 08, 2016 7:44 AM
Terri Keller
Goldie Long
Hi, we are trying to puzzle out the life and death of Goldie. We have her death certificate listing her date of death and cause. The puzzle is that they say she was found at 9pm and buried the same day. No undertaker and funeral home listed. Is she indeed in the Caplinger Mills Cemetery or buried on the home place as we have always heard. Any info would be greatly appreciated.
Added by Terri Keller on Nov 07, 2016 12:13 PM
Myrtle Ennis
RE: Hill Family 85789236
Hill and Broyles Family of Cedar Co, Missouri

I was hoping you would use this as his bio -
George Rutledge Hill
Birth 2 October 1852 in Cedar City,Cedar, Mo
Death 1923 in Cedar City, Cedar, Mo

son of Quinn Hill and Grace Jane Broyles

spouse Sarah Elizabeth Price Hill
Birth 23 October 1860 in Cedar Co, Mo
Death 11 January 1910 in Cedar Co, Mo
marriage 21 October 1879 in Cedar Co, Missouri

1 Myrtle Jane Gertrude Hill Gordon Birth 12 Sept 1880 in Cedar Co, Mo Death 20 July 1978 in Cedar Co, Mo
2 Lura Dean (Dena) Hill Smitheran Birth 31 Jan 1883 in Cedar Co., Mo Death 20 Nov 1970 in Anderson Co., Kansas
3 Zora May Hill Birth 01 May 1886 in Rowland, Cedar Co, Missouri Death 14 Dec 1980 in Cedar Co, Mo
4 Sherman Marvin Hill Birth 4 Dec 1892 in Cedar Co, Mo Death 2 June 1958 in Bonham, Texas

info from account to help his descendants in future research.

also I have a question on his mother that you might be able to answer--could her burial place be in same cemetery as her husband Quinn & sons

BIRTH 27 APRIL 1826 Greene County, Tennessee
DEATH BEFORE 10 NOVEMBER 1876 Cedar City, Cedar County, Missouri
3rd great-aunt******

she was the 2nd wife of
Hill, Quinn M. #85789236
b. Aug. 17, 1815 d. Mar. 14, 1869

mother of John C Hill 85789086
mother of George Rutledge Hill 85788960
stepmother of William M C Hill--those initials were use on tombstone of 1st wife, Parthenia E Petty--he died before 1916 in Multnomah County, Oregon
2 sons and her husband are buried in that cemetery--

from Missouri will & probate records, 1766-1988
her estate probate was approved 10 Nov 1876 with
John C Hill (son)administrator of her estate,
George R. Hill (son) William M C Hill (stepson) and T F Kennedy as J C Hill's securities presented in Stockton--since she died in Cedar Co, Mo --seems like she would be buried in the same cemetary as husband and sons--did you ever find and photo a stone that would have belonged to Jane, my cousin --trying to make sure my Broyles kin have memorials
Myrtle Mandane Ennis of KY

Added by Myrtle Ennis on Nov 05, 2016 1:34 PM
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