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Della M Shafer (#47045656)
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Bio Photo My husband Melvin* and I have been active in our own family genealogies for about 35 years and active in Sumner County, Kansas history and genealogy for almost 30 years. His roots are in the Milan area and mine in the Conway Springs area. We read, recorded and made books for the Milan Cemetery, the Spring Hill Cemetery and the Amish Cemetery in 2000, the Conway Springs Cemetery and the St. Joseph Cemetery in 2002, and the Mulvane Cemetery in 2005. We also enjoy doing lookups from the many transcriptions and databases we have done regarding Sumner County history and families.
His surnames are SHAFER, SPACE, WATKINS, HALEY, SMITH, WARNER, BUCKINGHAM, DILL, FULLER, PUTMAN.
My surnames are ORR, STINSON, THORP, KNIFFEN, BEST, BALL, SCOFIELD, AUBLE, WALKER, NICHOLS.
I welcome being contacted about any errors found in the records I've posted and I will be happy to transfer ownership of memorials to those who are family members (or closer family members) of the deceased.
*Melvin passed away on April 7, 2009, so I'll be carrying on by myself now. We were married on May 28, 1950.
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Shirley Hause
Craven Hainsworth
I was doing corrections on Craven Hainsworth and his wife Eliza Adella Hainsworth. Are you sure that Craven is in Wellington Pioneer cemetery. His wife is in Prairie Lawn Cemetery she died in 1933 and he died in 1937. The person that transferred him to you was probably the person that put him in that cemetery.
Added by Shirley Hause on May 25, 2015 1:02 PM
Jerri Ritter
Verena L. Showman
Hi Della,
Thank you so very much for the transfer of her Memorial. I really appreciate it. She is my children's grandmother.
Jerri (Norman) Ritter
Added by Jerri Ritter on May 24, 2015 8:07 AM
ron nielsen
RE: Winfield S. Scofield
Sorry I have not back to you sooner
I have 3 W S Scofield in my files and yes I am related to all of them. Which one are you talking about
Added by ron nielsen on May 07, 2015 7:32 AM
Tressia
Austin DePriest Thorp
You are very welcome!
Added by Tressia on Jan 31, 2015 8:57 PM
Cherokee Rose~1
Annie Elizabeth Austin
Della, thank you so much for that tidbit about Annie's death. That type of information helps so much. Thanks for all that you do for FindaGrave and for we researchers. It is appreciated very much.
Added by Cherokee Rose~1 on Jan 20, 2015 2:38 PM
Sandi Litzenberg
Auble memorials
Hi Della.. I just wanted to let you know that I've deleted my memorial for Os, added the photos to your memorial and re-established the link with his daughter Emily. I also transfered Emily over to you as well.. If there is anything else you need, just let me know and I will do my best to accommodate..

Happy New Year!!

Sincerely,
Sandi L.
Added by Sandi Litzenberg on Jan 03, 2015 2:21 PM
Amy Robbins-Tjaden
James E. Burden
Thanks ever so much for the obit for James E. Burden. I added it to his memorial. I appreciate your kindness in sending that to me.
Added by Amy Robbins-Tjaden on Oct 24, 2014 7:12 PM
LindaC
Jared Beebe
Hi Della, thanks very much for the headstone picture of Jared. Appreciate your efforts!

LindaC
Added by LindaC on Oct 12, 2014 7:00 AM
Derry Bennett Creutz
Sarah Chidester Bennett Warner
Are you a relative? She was my g grandmother many times removed. Just curious.
Added by Derry Bennett Creutz on Aug 10, 2014 5:39 AM
CatsRule
RE: James Robertston
Thank you. Audrey
Added by CatsRule on Jul 29, 2014 8:32 PM
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