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Marilyn Birkby (#47393995)
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March 30, 2014

Finished the Grace Cemetery in McDonald, Kansas just in time for their 125th birthday. Still missing a few obituaries but someone recently found some old newspapers so I'm hoping they get them on microfilm so I can look at them.

I am now working on the St Francis Cemetery and the Bird City Cemetery. As soon as we get some warmer weather, I am going there to take more pictures.

Anyone can use my photos for the geneology research. Please credit me for the picture, but you do not need special permission.

If anyone wants any of the memorial that I have posted, just send me a message. I will be happy to transfer memorials if they are not my immediate family.

Working on my family trees since 1976.

When my brother passed away in March of 2010, I wanted to do some kind of volunteer work in his honor. Since he is buried at Fort Logan National Cemetery, I became a volunteer for that cemetery. However, I also wanted to do the photos of my family that have passed on. Since my husband and I are retired, we began stopping at many little cemeteries and taking pictures of tombstones and listing them on the web site.

Thanks to everyone for their nice responses for the pictures I take.

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Juanita
Alisa Finley
Which cemetery is Alisa Finley buried in?
On Find A Grave she is listed as being buried in both the Catholic cemetery & City cemetery.
Thank You for your time
Added by Juanita on Jun 16, 2016 9:32 AM
Jean
Anna Papke Roll 126258269
I see that your have her mother as Augusta Treptow. What is your documentation for that? I am trying to link Anna (Annie) to Augusta Treptow Papke and cannot find the link I need. I there an obit for Annie?
Added by Jean on May 24, 2016 12:31 PM
Laura
# 772669978 Jasper Newton Smith
If you live close to the Mayflower Cememtery in Rawlins County I would really like a picture of this memorial you created. Another contributor thinks he is buried somewhere else and the gravestone will clear this up. Thanks so much!
Added by Laura on Dec 24, 2015 10:05 AM
Laura Yancey
Wamhoff
I appreciate the Wamhoff photo for Alvin and Winifred Wamhoff but it is difficult to see the dates on the headstone. I was hoping to be able to use the photo with my family history but it is useless to me if the dates cannot be read.

Thanks,
Laura
Added by Laura Yancey on Nov 03, 2015 9:45 AM
Ron Losey
Losey's in Northwest, KS
Hello Marilyn, My great grandfather was Ezra Bernard Losey, he had some sisters that lived in Northwest, KS am wondering if you've ran across any other Losey's in your research

Ron Losey
Added by Ron Losey on Feb 21, 2015 11:39 AM
MrsB
RE: William E Taylor
You are welcome! I think I found an obituary for him, and sent it to the manager, who will most likely add it in a day or so.
Added by MrsB on Feb 14, 2015 4:37 PM
Ruby Dick
RE: Irven Pedersen
The only onfo that I have I got from my family's family bible and from my aunt and uncle
Betty Jane Pedersen born 5/29/1933 died in 1943 in Graylin, Colorado.

Forrest William Pedersen born 5/2/1932 died in 1932 Colorado

Ruby Ruthene Pedersen born 9/23/1943 died in 1943 Colorado

The family lived in the Sterling,Pedroni Colorado area.

Added by Ruby Dick on Jan 20, 2015 6:17 PM
Margaret
Photo for Edward Spratt
Thank you for taking the new and better photo for Edward's memorial page, I have removed the old one.
Added by Margaret on Nov 09, 2014 11:14 AM
Clarke R
Neil Bolyard Photo Request
Marilyn,
I want to thank you for taking the time to search for a tombstone for Neil Bolyard. Unfortunately, not everyone has a tombstone. Your effort is greatly appreciated.
Clarke R
Added by Clarke R on Nov 01, 2014 6:42 AM
Elizabeth (Wehe) Price
RE: John Guy Harris
Marilyn: Note #2... After looking at my Find A Grave notes and memorial numbers .here is what I found.
My Uncle Jewell Floyd Gardner married Leta Fern Harris.(my Aunt) Her parents were Charlie Harris 55151946; Bertha Overmiller Harris 55151956 Their children besides Leta Fern were Frank, John, Orris and Ralph...somewhere there is a picture of the family...Hope this helps.
Added by Elizabeth (Wehe) Price on Oct 01, 2014 8:16 PM
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