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Lisa O (#47234470)
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As many others here, I have been bitten by the genealogy bug, which brought me here in the first place. If I have posted information or photos you are interested in, please feel free to copy and use them to remember our loved ones. I would ask you note me as a source only so other's may also find me.

Surnames I am researching are Chamberlin fr NY->IL->MI->SD, Cunningham, Butterfield, Padgett, Strange, Johnson and Seal, in IL, MI, MN, IN and SD primarily and related Indiana families and Maryland League. For those not familiar with the MD League, there were about 30+ Catholic families that made a pact to move from MD to KY. Many later moved to IN.

Fallon Ireland->NY->OH->MN&WA. Philby/Filby England->PA->IA & WA.

Brennan and Walsh and related families of Springfield and Chicago, IL

And Jackson, Ross, Traywick, Whittle, Williams, Stegall, Helms, Griffin, Morgan & their connections such as Austin, Little, Staton, Maness, Caudle, Coburn, mostly in NC, but some crossed that line into SC. And as you know, the names keep growing :)

Thanks to those that have made my journey easier by posting their families. I would love to connect and compare.

In particular, I have many unidentified photos from NC and SC that I would like to put names to, so PLEASE contact me if you are a Ross/Whittle/Foley/Williams/Helms/Griffin/Morgan descendent as I may have photos you can help me name.

I am still gloomy after losing my beloved Harley
last November, 2012
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Cap'n Philby
I think we are related by Philbya but not sure how. Perhaps Aunt Lera? my great aunt? or aunt Annie? Anywho, I am still enjoying the search for ancesters graves(I started last fall) and notice Cap'n stone says 1918 when the memorial show it was 1916? Have any ideas about why this is? Maybe notate on the bio? Palelily, keeping the kin in kindness

Added by MIDDLETON Pale Lily on Sep 12, 2015 4:09 PM
Leo J. Offerman
RE: Permission to use your photos?
Yes, feel free to use photos as you wish!!

Thank You!!!
Added by Leo J. Offerman on May 26, 2015 6:50 PM
Dave Clark
RE: John Vincent Flynn
Will do.

Added by Dave Clark on May 24, 2015 2:44 PM
Dave Clark
RE: John Vincent Flynn
I would be happy to maintain. Is there anything I have to do?
Added by Dave Clark on May 24, 2015 1:50 PM
Dave Clark
John Vincent Flynn
My name is Dave Clark. John Vincent Flynn was my wife's father. He and his wife, Anne are buried at Calvary Cemetery in Springfield, Illinois, not Oak Ridge.

Since these cemeteries are side by side, I can see where some confusion may arise.

Could you please correct their location.

Dave Clark
Added by Dave Clark on May 23, 2015 4:11 PM
S Ross
RE: Philby family Sioux City
You are very welcome! I love unexpected discoveries in my own research, so understand your excitement. Best wishes! Sheri
Added by S Ross on Feb 21, 2015 7:14 AM
S Ross
RE: Philby family Sioux City
Lisa ~ Great news! I found Nadine when I was at the cemetery office today. Her name when she was interred was Nadine Swailes. I did a quick search when I got home to verify it was her, and there is a SS death record for her (last address was in Washington state). Good luck! Sheri Ross
Added by S Ross on Feb 20, 2015 2:22 PM
Lillie Riney
RE: Find A Grave Memorial# 89087724
His parents were Bernard W & Ethel Seal.
Added by Lillie Riney on Feb 20, 2015 12:50 AM
Lillie Riney
RE: Find A Grave Memorial# 89087724
I'm sure you must be right. Even though my records show KY, I'm sure it's IN, too.
Added by Lillie Riney on Feb 19, 2015 2:55 PM
Doug Rhodes
RE: Carlyle Wurster
Thanks for the reply. I guess I'll have to contact the Humboldt county courthouse to see where she is buried. I would guess that a couple of others in her family are buried there as well. Letha was one of 6 children of Monroe Robert Hoskins. You can see him on Find A Grave and see others in his family. Belva was the youngest and a real spitfire right up until she passed. She gave everyone she knew a $2 bill that was to used for her remembrance party. The Hoskin family was a well to do family coming from a line of furniture makers, funeral homes, bankers and lawyers. Robert's wife Etta Hadley was from another well to family. Bankers and other professions. I have the Hoskin's family back to 1664 but can't load them all in Find A Grave because I don't know where some are buried. Do you know anything about Jane Wurster, Phyllis's sister? If you would like more info on the Hoskin family, let me know. I would be glad to share it with you.

Added by Doug Rhodes on Feb 17, 2015 7:09 AM
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