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Aavedt (#47229161)
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Bio Photo In fourth grade, many,many years ago, I became involved with this wonderful hobby. Thank you for having this website!
Cemetery: euphemism coined by the early Christian writers. It is a Greek word for dormitory, a place to sleep.
"...passing down memories is the strongest link in the gossamer bridge that binds us as people."
David Baldacci.
"The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living." Marcus Tullius Cicero.
In eternal honor of our ancestors
Who left behind so much,
Who started here with so little,
That we might have everything.
Pax Christi.
Genealogy is the warp on which the fabric of history is woven. It is the most immediate, personal kind of history, and for many the most satisfying kind,rooted in the pervasive values of family and heritage. It is an essential part of the one great task each of us is called upon to undertake----the exploration of who we are.
From the Vesterheim Genealogical Center and Naeseth Library literature. Madison, Wisconsin.
A woman was trying to impress her friends at a party one afternoon. "My family's ancestry is very old." she said. "It dates back to the days of King John of England." Then turning to a woman sitting nearby, she said condescendingly, "How old is your family, my dear?"
"Well," replied the woman with a smile. "I can't really say. all of our family records were lost in the Flood."
They, who blazed the trail and broke the Virgin soil,
Ne'er garnered half the harvest of their toil;
To-day, wher'er they sowed, others reap
To them is sleep."
their brave deeds and, alas, too often their very names are forgotten.
""High fortune may be tossed away,
Nor health nor skill my long endure,
Only the name I bear is sure,
And since from it I cannot hide,
Lord, let me hold my name in pride."
It's hard to understand how a cemetery can raise its burial costs and blame it on the high cost of living.
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RE: Voss Family photos.
Sorry I didn't realize that most of the photos were already there. I've reported the rest of the requests as having been fulfilled. Are you sure you don't want me to delete the ones I added? I have no problem with that. Find A Grave limits how many photos you can put on a page and someday you may want to add more. Just a thought.
Added by JSOrorke on Oct 22, 2016 6:06 PM
Robert M. Justice
RE: Esther Manz
your welcome.
Added by Robert M. Justice on Oct 22, 2016 11:25 AM
Loveid Genealogy Project
Helen Sturm Benzinger
The obit you submitted for Helen Sturm Benzinger's memorial page has been added. Thanks. Debbie
Added by Loveid Genealogy Project on Oct 19, 2016 8:32 AM
Brian Keith Timmer
RE: Bjaaland Family
I'm sorry, I don't. All I've found are his birth/baptism and marriage record, and the birth/baptism of his two children. Have not found his Immigration or Death records.

Added by Brian Keith Timmer on Oct 17, 2016 8:07 AM
Shirley M. Strickland

I just added Agnes Baland Peake to your family history of the Baland Family. I just had to tell you that you have done a great job in your research. I appreciate so much those who do a beautiful job to find all of the family when possible.

Good Luck,

Added by Shirley M. Strickland on Oct 16, 2016 11:10 AM
Ken Richter
RE: Note
Were you a classmate of Milt Pahlmeier? I was his immediate supervisor at Sears Sheboygan Store.
Added by Ken Richter on Sep 27, 2016 10:03 AM
Ken Richter
RE: Spaeth photos.
I hope you were satisfied with my "general family memorial" photo. I hope, as a winter project, to contact the sexton and cross reference Find A Grave entries with existing records at St. Isadore. One cemetery group controls records and maintenance at St. Isadores, St. Fidelus, St. Wendels and St. Thomas.

Added by Ken Richter on Sep 27, 2016 9:45 AM
Diane F
Thank you.
Added by Diane F on Sep 13, 2016 12:15 PM
RE: Thank you!!!
Anna Schaeringer Rammer 40255005 is buried in Saint George Cemetery, Twn. Wilson, Sheboygan Country, WI, USA.

The other two will take more research time on my part.
Added by Tom on Sep 07, 2016 7:02 AM
Cynthia Krueger
RE: Aubol transfers.
You are more than welcome. My great-great-great and great-great grandparents and great-grandmother are all buried at Gjerpen, hence my interest. Start with Erick Kittelsen Riis. Please let me know if you want any more transfers!
Added by Cynthia Krueger on Sep 06, 2016 7:29 AM
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