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OPPSheryl (#47070645)
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Bio Photo My ancestors settled in northeastern Indiana in the 1830s and I am still here. I especially like old obituaries and newspaper clippings, and of course, cemeteries.

I generally follow the transfer guidelines as outlined by Findagrave. I try to get updates done quickly.

Exceptions: I often take photos when we go on vacation, so if I have a memorial that is not in NE Indiana, I am normally more than happy to transfer it as I have no plans to do research in those areas.

Thanks to all who have sent additional information for the memorials. Time does not allow me to thank each of your personally, but please know that the additional information is greatly appreciated.

"Genealogy, begins as an interest, becomes a hobby, continues as an avocation and in the last stages, is an incurable disease."
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Kathy & Jerry Strickland
RE: Phillip Keintz
I will make a note on the memorial regarding the difference of dates
Added by Kathy & Jerry Strickland on Aug 28, 2015 9:10 PM
Kathy & Jerry Strickland
Phillip Keintz
I was just curious where you got a birth year of 1806 for Philip.. According to the 1860 and 1870 census he was born about 1818 or 1819
Added by Kathy & Jerry Strickland on Aug 28, 2015 7:42 PM
Sharman Ankenbruck
Transfer
I would like to transfer the following grave sites if you are willing

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106801861
106802298
106802122
Added by Sharman Ankenbruck on Aug 17, 2015 7:24 PM
dale gallis
Johannes Kunberger
Thank you for posting a picture of my Great-Great Grandfathers headstone. Just starting to do research and this was a nice thing to find. Dale
Added by dale gallis on Aug 17, 2015 12:40 PM
Kennetta Lemon
RE: Louvina Wood #126530587
Nice work on the memorial for the children. They aren't family to me so it is okay to leave as they are. I did add the photo for the memorials. Kennetta
Added by Kennetta Lemon on Aug 12, 2015 5:33 PM
Mary Pat
Mary Ann Albin Buntain
Hi - Mary Ann Albin Buntain # 64080343 was my 3rd Great Grandmother. I would greatly appreciate if you would link her to her parents: Moreland Albin # 90313088 and Sarah Albin # 98809680. Thank you so much! Mary
Added by Mary Pat on Aug 11, 2015 10:38 AM
Kennetta Lemon
Louvina Wood #126530587
Just found some photos I took a while back and am not posting them and noticed the headstone has different spelling than what you write, just food for thought on it. Also have photo that has two other children of her and Warren that are not mentioned nor is there a memorial for them. Do you have other information on more children? I will add and post if you wish. They are not family, one of those walk through the cemetery photo sessions.
Kennetta #46902809
Added by Kennetta Lemon on Aug 10, 2015 7:35 PM
sbhutson
RE: Stephen B Lewis & Hannah K Parker
Sheryl

The 1850 Census Perry, Allen, Indiana is transcribed on ancestry.com as:
Henry K Lewis 36 F New York (Hannah K or Henny K)
Parker Lewis 9
Matha Lewis 7
Eugene Lewis 5
Alonzo Lewis 3

If you are a member here is the link:
http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1850usfedcenancestry&indiv=try&h=1689389

The marriage is on familysearch.org including a photo of the record for Stephen B Lewis & Hannah K Parker.

Here is the link:
https://familysearch.org/search/record/results?count=20&query=%2Bgivenname%3Astephen~%20%2Bsurname%3Alewis~%20%2Bspouse_givenname%3A%22hannah%20k%22~

I stumbled on this family by accident while looking for a Parker Lewis (like their son) who married a Stokes in Carroll Co. My Parker turned out to be Parker Lucas (not Lewis) of Carroll Co, IN

Happy hunting, Suzy
Added by sbhutson on Jul 18, 2015 12:25 PM
Karmen Schoch
RE: John Sitko
Thanks!
Added by Karmen Schoch on Jul 16, 2015 7:22 PM
Carolyn Paxson Allen
RE: Kenneth E Hand
Interesting! When I click for the larger view they are right side up! So, any idea of how I can fix it?
Added by Carolyn Paxson Allen on Jul 10, 2015 11:02 AM
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