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Lois (#47185164)
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Edmund Burke said "People will not look forward to posterity, who never look back to their ancestors." I do believe that is true and have been dabbling in genealogy research on my husband's and my families for about 40 years plus I have a library science background. Between the two and the love of solving puzzles, I love research of any kind. When I found this site I was excited because it is easy to use, has a wealth of information on ancestral burials, plus it's free! I love this site and am on it every day searching or adding information. I will keep working and seeking more information to help our family trees along, plus help others as I can.
Thanks for this wonderful website!

P.S. Please use the "Edit" button to add obituaries, biographies, etc. I will gladly add them!
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Suzi Scott
RE: Annie Smith 103412302
Dear Lois, Thank you for your response, I somehow dropped the ball (due to illness, and broken bones)I am just now getting back to my messages.

Yes, I can see where you got confused, with so many names, But Annie was:
Annie Laurie Kelly,
She married John Anderson 1930's this who she had her three children with,
then she married Edmond Brace in the 1960's. He passed.
and she married Lowell Smith.
As I remember I just wanted to connect her three kids to her. She was my ex Mother in Law. but a finerlady didn't exist. She was the Best.
Thank you for your help.
Suzi Scott
Added by Suzi Scott on Aug 22, 2016 2:46 PM
George Harger
Mary Rittenhouse Stephens
Your memorial clearly states that she is buried in Old Graveyard. Please provide or post the support for making that statement. Also if you have that for her husband also, that would be appreciated. Thank you.
Added by George Harger on Aug 19, 2016 1:37 PM
Audrey Brennan Florentine
Gladys Schmitz
Added husband's name, Anton W. and made other additions to her posting. Thanks for suggestion.
Added by Audrey Brennan Florentine on Aug 14, 2016 3:45 PM
Deborah Wood
Hello Lois,

Wanted you to be aware that Lewis Stephens of Rockingham County who married Elizabeth Wolff, is not the son of the Lewis Stephens of the Frederick Co VA, Lewis Stephens who married Catherine Brinker.

Lewis who married Elizabeth Wolff in 1798 is buried near Harrisonburg Virginia, in the small town of Lacey Springs, per author, Daniel Bly.

Deborah Wood
Added by Deborah Wood on Aug 03, 2016 8:58 PM
George Harger
Mary Rittenhouse Stephens
If you have a source or indication for placing in Old Graveyard, could you please state it on the memorial itself. It is becoming very important to understanding this family. Thank you.
Added by George Harger on Jul 28, 2016 11:58 AM
Donald Schmidt
134618404 and 109962129
Hello Lois
The above two memorials are for the same person. I have requested a number of edits for 109962129 Helen Bell Schnell. 134618404 a later version, for Helen Bell should be deleted.
Thankyou very much
Take care!!!!!!!!!
Added by Donald Schmidt on Jul 25, 2016 3:36 PM
Tree Leaf
Hi Lois; thanks for the suggestions on Infant Schmitt. The IL Death Index says he is buried in Chicago, Cook county, IL. Thoughts?

I see that his parents are from Quincy, but with this being an unnamed infant of a fairly common German surname, not sure?

Let me think about it. If you have any other sources please let me know.

Added by Tree Leaf on Jul 19, 2016 5:02 AM
Thank you :-)
Thank you for the memorial transfer and all the great work you did, and do. :-)
Added by OliviaD on Jul 15, 2016 8:26 AM
Infant Clara Hover # 59853104
Thank you for linking infant Clara to her parents. I'm new at f-a-g, and at the time I asked for the edit, it didn't occur to me ask if you would consider transferring the memorial to me. Would you, could you do that? My mother is a Hover, Clara's father is my mother's great uncle, and I'm trying to get verification on her sister. I would love to have the whole family together <3 Thanks
Added by OliviaD on Jul 15, 2016 7:36 AM
Michael Schmitt.
Thank you for additional information on Michael memorial page.
Added by Ruth on Jun 18, 2016 5:49 PM
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