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swede (#47330563)
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Genealogy has been a topic of interest since college when a Kansas History course required either a term paper or a family history; the family history topic intrigued me more than any other random topic available.

Since that time, I have continued to search out my extended family as well as work closely with the Kinsley Public Library to document those early settlers of Kinsley and Edwards County, Kansas who moved west to grow up with the country.

Whenever possible, I have found obituaries to 'flesh-out' my family members as well as those early settlers.

This avocation is truly an enjoyable journey and I have been fortunate to meet some wonderful individuals along the way.

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Linda Rhoadarmer
Albert L. Sturtevant
I found another obit for this gentleman that might help you find his other two sons. Would you care for it? I believe one son is buried in Rock Creek Cemetery. Linda
Added by Linda Rhoadarmer on Aug 24, 2015 11:42 AM
DeLoss McKnight III
RE: Joseph LaFonda - 79787281
My pleasure! Your info cleared up the mystery of who this was. The death index listed "Jas. LaFonda," so I thought his name was James. The indexer obviously thought the handwritten "o" was an "a". I appreciate your help!
Added by DeLoss McKnight III on Aug 20, 2015 8:38 AM
Sherry
Gunderson
Thank you for trying to find a marker for Ivan. I figured it would be a long-shot but every once in a while the unexpected shows up!
Added by Sherry on Aug 17, 2015 1:12 PM
Heidi
Wm Barr
Thank you for trying to locate William Barr's grave. Strange that there is no marker, but I appreciate the effort!
Added by Heidi on Aug 14, 2015 5:37 AM
MICHAEL MARTENS
IDA KIMMELL
THANKS FOR YOUR HELP. IT IS GREATLY APPRECIATED.
MIKE
Added by MICHAEL MARTENS on Aug 12, 2015 6:06 PM
Tess Theis
Johann and Maria (Mary) Theis
Thank you so much for looking for a possible gravesite of Mary Theis in the same cemetery as Johann Theis. I so appreciate your effort.
Added by Tess Theis on Aug 11, 2015 6:54 PM
Mayflower Pilgrim 332
Frank & Kate Goodnow
Thanks so much for the death & burial information for above persons. The more I researched this family I somehow knew these two were returned to Huron county, Ohio after their deaths. Richard
Added by Mayflower Pilgrim 332 on Aug 10, 2015 3:18 PM
Carole St Clair Grant
William St Clair
Thank you for looking for William's headstone. I appreciate you taking the time! Carole
Added by Carole St Clair Grant on Aug 10, 2015 10:29 AM
Jeannette Weaver
Thank you
Thank you for takning the time to look for the tombstone for Winfred Pontius. I really appreciate your letting me know that there is no stone for him.

Sincerely,
Jeannette
Added by Jeannette Weaver on Aug 08, 2015 2:14 PM
Lilian Wheeler HUHN
Acknowledging
Thank you for your attention. Much obliged
Lilian Wheeler HUHN (#48038554)
Added by Lilian Wheeler HUHN on Aug 04, 2015 8:29 PM
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