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Nancy Kasper (#47023692)
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Bio Photo I am active in my family association and in assisting my mother in researching our family tree. I am willing to travel to the following counties to assist others in finding family members: Piatt, Ford, Vermilion and Douglas. Will consider other counties based on distance.

Family names looking for: Whigham, Woods, Carpenter, Hawkins, Dorrycott, Yaw and Jewell.
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Janis Wrean
Benjamin F. Wiggins #42284221
Thanks for accepting the multitude of edits I submitted. However I see Benjamin's year of death hasn't been changed to 1881 as I requested? Only the birth year changed. Did you disagree with that year or maybe it was just an oversight?
Added by Janis Wrean on Mar 20, 2015 11:55 AM
Janis Wrean
Benjamin F. Wiggins #42284221
I tried to find an "official" list of burials at this cemetery as I often do to find info, but was unable to find one. Also wanted to say Keep up the good work!! See you've contributed a lot.
Added by Janis Wrean on Mar 19, 2015 1:00 PM
Janis Wrean
Benjamin F. Wiggins #42284221
Dear Nancy - I have been linking up several generations of some extended family using a Tree done professionally in 1954 from family bibles. Everything has been in sync with over a hundred members, but this one key person has a couple things that are a bit off. His second name is Franklin, whereas your page says S., and his birth year is supposed to be 1813, month & day are right, and his death year is 1881, other numbers right here too. Also supported by the fact that the page for his wife, Louisa #42284235 shows a matching headstone, and she is in this Tree so it all points to him being the right person. It does appear that his stone is badly worn and might have been tough to read.Louisa was his 2nd wife, my family is tied to his first. I held back on submitting the spousal links until the info corresponds properly. Do you think this can be fixed? Thanks for your kind attention.
Added by Janis Wrean on Mar 19, 2015 12:45 PM
Carolyn Gray
RE: Amos Yeaw
Will check on headstone ph toss for you. Cgy
Added by Carolyn Gray on Feb 25, 2015 12:45 AM
Search forever
RE: Donald Kenneth Sellers
Good Heavens, Nancy, sorry for the late delay.

Yes, there was once an Armstrong Cemetery. I believe somehow it is now lost. I have documents showing that my mother's brother died as an infant and was buried at that location.

I do not log on into Find A Grave very often, as you can see. I will try to do better.

Added by Search forever on Oct 08, 2014 11:36 PM
Ingel G Kitterbusch Ackerman
Dear Nancy,

I submitted a correction for the above person. Her number is #72131255.

The text on the tombstone is in German and is difficult to read if you are not familiar with German letters. Her name should be Engel Gesine (maiden name Ritterbusch)Ackermann. [I forgot to mention the double m in my correction sent.]

There was no place to give the reason to correct the name so I write you now to explain.

She was born Engel Gesine Ritterbusch to Johann Frederich Ritterbusch and Johanne Justine Louise Kleinhans. She was born in Upschört, Ostfriesland, Germany.

I am researching the Ritterbusch family because her mother Johanne Justine Louise Kleinhans is the sister of my step great grandmother, Johann Marie Caroline Kleinhans.

I can write a lot about her for a biography if you would like to transfer her to me. If you are interested, let me know and I will request it by the share button.

Please change her name to Engel Gesine (Ritterbusch) Achermann for the reasons above.

Please change the surname spelling of her husband, Herman L. Ackerman #72131254 to Ackermann also.

Elaine Heaton #47302806
Added by Elaine on Jan 18, 2014 5:37 PM
Carol Rossel
Ehm Aden
#41164909, Ehme Hinrichs Aden, b. 24 Oct 1884, Adams county, Illinois and d. 14 August 1967, Champaign county, Illinois. Please link to his wife # 41164910 Grace Duden Aden. Her name is Geske "Duden" Aden.
Link Ehme to his mother # 86144617 Gretje Fecht Behrens Aden and his father # 86144449 Hinrich Mennen Aden. Thanks.
Carol Rossel
Added by Carol Rossel on Jan 02, 2014 8:36 PM
Richard Rhode
Find A Grave Memorial# 104396451
You have placed a Parker photograph on Find A Grave Memorial # 104396451 (Celia Higdon Miller).

This is not a correct photograph for this memorial. Please delete it.
Added by Richard Rhode on Dec 18, 2013 12:12 PM
Rebecca Poertner
Vaughn Poertner
The photo insignia on Vaughn's uniform have two bars on the top, and five rockers on the bottom - that of a senior master sergeant. A chief master sergeant has three bars on the top. Vaughn was close to achieving chief, but didn't quite make it.

Added by Rebecca Poertner on Nov 04, 2013 12:11 PM
Linda T.
RE: Barbara Busboom
Thanks for the info. They had so many duplicate names that I have trouble being sure I've got the right person.

This is a particularly confusing one because the oldest child has a birth year before the year I show Barbara & Heije married. So either I have a wrong date OR I wonder if Barbara wasn't married before and one or more of these children have a different father.

Also, I think there should be some folks buried around there somewhere that haven't found their way onto this website yet.

Thanks for your help.
Added by Linda T. on Aug 21, 2013 7:38 AM
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