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Greg Kimberley (#47221479)
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For me, photographing cemeteries has evolved from an interest in genealogy, nature, and a quest for understanding life. I enjoy following the paths of my ancestors, searching for their final resting places. I also enjoy fulfilling photo requests. Finding graves brings a rush that makes the search worthwhile. Photo volunteer work is just a small way of contributing and giving something back to others. Cemeteries are by nature peaceful places, and I enjoy the peace I find while searching. Yet, my favorite cemeteries are those that are filled with activity, either relatives visiting their loved ones, joggers, or people walking their dogs.

Currently Pekin IL is home base (but I love to travel).
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Armstrong History
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Hi - I saw your request to obtain info about the text on this gravestone. I understand from your caption, you have a higher resolution photo. I can take a look at the higher resolution photo to see if I can come up with the text - by doing some photo enhancing and working with the image. I've had some success and would hope to be able to offer you some information from the gravestone image. My email address is posted on my profile page. Would be glad to help out a fellow volunteer . . . . you have added so much to this site and along the way have provided so much valuable information to people now and for many future generations to treasure!!!!!
Added by Armstrong History on Jan 31, 2015 7:25 PM
Kris
#132429649
Can you add photo to this memorial? I see you have his wife's #70831162.
Thanks, Kris
Added by Kris on Jan 29, 2015 11:29 PM
J N Harris
William Harris
Greg, I am sorry to be so slow in thanking you for trying to find a marker for my uncle, William Harris. Since then, I have had an opportunity to visit that cemetery and it appears that, indeed, there is no marker. Your responiveness is very much appreiated. John N Harris
Added by J N Harris on Jan 28, 2015 7:28 PM
family seeker
oretha crowder
Thank you so much for your help ...
Added by family seeker on Jan 18, 2015 8:55 PM
JoAnn Dechant
Keller graves at Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling W V
Dear Greg, thank you for your work on Find A Grave. I recently found family stones thanks to you for many of my Jeffers Keller family. Thanks again for all of your postings.
Jo Ann Carman Dechant
Added by JoAnn Dechant on Jan 11, 2015 4:43 AM
Wes Hart
Fanny C Pickerell and Fancherry J Pittenger
Greg; Thank you very much for the updates.
I hope I can send you more.
Wes Hart
Added by Wes Hart on Jan 07, 2015 8:29 PM
Mark Aschenbrenner
RE: Lohnes # 5792285
Thanks Greg,

That's most likely them!

MJA
Added by Mark Aschenbrenner on Dec 23, 2014 6:17 AM
Mark Aschenbrenner
Lohnes # 5792285
Greg, I'm looking for this man's wife. They had a daughter and she married a Stoehr and moved to Nebraska. Pretty sure this is her father as he was a Civil war vet and carpenter by trade. Is there any chance the wife and mother aren't not posted in this cemetery but the memorial there? Believe it's a Mary but not to be confused with another family there from Pekin. Can you help if poss.

Thanks MJA
Added by Mark Aschenbrenner on Dec 21, 2014 7:32 AM
bookworm98
Joseph W. Dorrycott FAG# 97562243
Hi Greg, I suggested an edit for Mr. Dorrycott based on his wife's obituary which stated his DOD. I just added her to the cemetery.

Thanks.
Added by bookworm98 on Nov 25, 2014 8:02 PM
Marge
RE: borden family
Sarah Butterworth and family, Thomas 55..Jane 40..Sarah 22...Rebecca 25...Chas 12 and Mary Ann2 came here via the ship Rockale from Liverpool England to New Orleans arrived 9 May 1843. Ended up in Ark, Caroline twp, Priaire Co. 1850 census.
Sarah married Irwin Erwin had 2 children, he died young. She lived many years with brother in law, William Beck Borden and Mary Ann Butterworth Borden. She was with them in 1860, 1880 and 1900 and 1910. Info came from Ancestry.com
regards marge
Added by Marge on Nov 21, 2014 12:32 AM
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