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Mark Weitzel (#47233373)
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I am sorry that it came down to this as I dislike having to make a little request. Regarding Obits/funeral notices you may find for memorials I maintain at Chestnut Hill Cemetery, Portville, Cattaraugus County, NY. I have access to all the newspapers in the area and I am posting obits. as fast as my little fingers will go. Please don't send me a obit. for one I haven't got to yet, I will get to it soon. If you have a obit. or funeral notice for one of my memorials that is from, other than, Chestnut Hill Cemetery please feel free to send them. Thank You!
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Georgia Anderson
Hannah Stevens
Hannah was born Jan 1820 in Bolton, Warren County, NY to Jonah Morgan and Sarah/Sally Brown
She was married to Simon Stevens 1814-1868
Her children were Erastus R, Walter 1841-1887, Henry J 1843-1927, Florence 1845-1921, and Elizabeth 1847-?
Added by Georgia Anderson on Sep 05, 2014 8:04 PM
Tiffany Stuck
RE: Jacob Hassinger
yes u found him.. ty
Added by Tiffany Stuck on Sep 04, 2014 5:11 PM
Maddy Alexander
RE: Sarah Jobe
What is the name of the cemetery and what town, county and state is it in?

Added by Maddy Alexander on Aug 01, 2014 6:19 PM
Maddy Alexander
Sarah Jobe
Is this Sarah Hawley (maiden name)? I'm searching for info on my distant relative Sarah Hawley and I noticed you have a NOTE on this site saying she maybe James Jobe's wife? Is there no proof?

Many thanks: Madeline Hawley Alexander
Added by Maddy Alexander on Aug 01, 2014 1:49 PM
Richard H. Goms Jr.
James B. Archibald
Son of Lee Earl and Elizabeth (Bennett) Archibald, brother of George L., Marion V., Don K., and Leah Archibald.

The Portville Review, Portville, NY, JUNE 6, 1940, p. 5
James Archibald will leave for Buffalo on Monday where he will join the U. S. Navy.

The Portville Review, Portville, NY, July 24, 1941
James Archibald who is stationed at Mare Island, Cal., spent the week end with his brother Don Archibald who attends the Boeing School of Aeronautics at Oakland, Cal.

The Portville Review, Portville, NY, December 18, 1941, p. 1

James Archibald, U.S.S. Swordfish, Pearl Harbor, T. H.
Don Archibald, 89th School Squadron, Barksdale Field, Louisiana.

James Archibald left Pearl Harbor on November 4th for unknown port.
George Archibald was discharged from military service on October 23rd after seven months training. He was discharged due to age limit.

The Portville Review, Portville, NY, April 13, 1943, p. 1

Staff Sergeant Don Archibald spoke to the Model Club and Junior and Senior boys on Monday at one o'clock at the local High School. He discussed his work in maintainence at the Army Glider Training Base at Stuttgart, Ark. "Don" related some of his flying experience and described the two motor transport which are used as tow ships. Sergeant Archibald has earned his wings and Staff Sergeant since speaking to the Model Club a little over a year ago.

BROTHERS HOME ON FURLOUGH Staff Sergeant Donald Archibald and James Archibald, U. S. N. are guests of their parents, Mr. and Mrs Lee Archibald. "Jim" has been in service in the Pacific and this is his first trip home in two and one-half years.

The Portville Review, Portville, NY, March 2, 1944, p. 1
Portville Victory Club:
I would like to thank the members of the Portville Victory Club for the Christmas box that I received December 20th at Midway Islands. I would like to thank each of you personally, but it is impossible.
It sure makes a fellow feel good to know that the people of his home town are thinking of him and I hope that all my buddies received theirs in as good condition as mine.
James Archibald
EM 1-c U. S. Navy

The Portville Review, Portville, NY, May 18, 1944, p. 5
Sgt. George Archibald is spending fifteen days with his parents Mr. and Mrs. Lee Archibald. He is stationed on the Alaskan highway in California.

James Archibald, U. S. Navy spent the week-end at his home here. He was accompanied to New London, Conn., by Mrs. Archibald on his return.

The Portville Review, Portville, NY, December 7, 1944, p. 4
James Archibald
Don Archibald
George Archibald

The Portville Review, Portville, NY, June 24, 1948, p. 1
Miss Barbara Llewelyn, daughter of Mrs. Christine Llewelyn, of Eldred and George Archibald, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lee Earl Archibald of Portville, N. Y., were married in the Presbyterian Church, Wellsboro, Pa., Tuesday afternoon at four o'clock. The attendants were Mrs. D. L. Bernard, of Olean, sister of the bride and Norman Blaski, of Eldred. The bride was attired in silk print dress and white accessories. Her corsage was red roses. Mrs. Bernard wore a silk print dress and her corsage was of sweet peas and carnations following the ceremony, Mr. and Mrs. Archibald left on a wedding trip to the Thousand Isłands. The bride is a graduate of Eldred High School and Mansfield State Teachers College and has been a teacher in the Lincoln School in Poster Township. He is a graduate of Portville High School. Mr. Archibald is manager of the Mayrock oil lease at Barnum. Their many friends are wishing them much happiness in their wedded life.

Added by Richard H. Goms Jr. on Jul 31, 2014 6:23 AM
kathy robarts
RE: Herb Family
Thank you so much. I just ordered the book. I see there are a number of families involved. Looking forward to getting it. Thanks again.
Added by kathy robarts on Jul 28, 2014 6:21 PM
Roy Klinger
Thanks for the photo!
Added by SherlockTAS on Jul 21, 2014 2:08 AM
Law-Miller Roots
Eister @ Wolf's Cross Roads Cemetery
Mark, Thanks for taking and posting the great photo for William and Louisa Eister! Appreciate your help.
~ Marilyn
Added by Law-Miller Roots on Jul 20, 2014 10:43 PM
Lucille Procious
RE: Barbara Paul
Barbara's' divorce papers state she was the daughter of Martin Paul which is why I used the date in the Upper Saucon records. I did not know of the other date on the atone. Martin is buried at klinger Cem. Our Nicholas was probably buried here in Armstrong Co. That is where his Property was located and his probate records are.A lady told me many years ago that there was a small Brosius grave yard in Redbank Twp Armstrong Co and the area was stripped for coal and the graveyard destroyed. That is very illegal. I asked the man that owned the Co. but of course he denied it. If you would like a copy of Barbara's divorce papers e-mail me at I sent and got them in 1978 but I have been told that they cannot be found. Lucille
Added by Lucille Procious on Jul 19, 2014 5:46 PM
Melinda Trayer Nobles
James and Lewis Brosius
Hi Mark,
Thank you for taking the time to fulfill my photo requests. I greatly appreciate your efforts.
Added by Melinda Trayer Nobles on Jul 19, 2014 11:33 AM
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