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RabbitTrack (#47428199)
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I need help with St. Michaels's cemetery, East Elmhurst, Queens county, New York.

Monroe County Resources

Order Monroe County Obituaries
Monroe County Library: http://www.monroe.lib.in.us/pathfinder/Genealogy
Look for the Monroe County Obituary Index.

Smithville Newspaper It contains news for Harrodsburg and the surrounding area. http://mcpl.info/indiana/smithville-news

Roots Web Obits: http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/search?path=INMONROE

Monroe County Historical Society: http://www.monroehistory.org/

Clover Hill cemetery, Harrodsburg, Indiana
Wonderful Harrodsburg history books, "Years of Glory" and "Remember When" by Ruth Seeley Heath and "Counties of Morgan, Monroe & Brown, Indiana", Charles Blanchard, Editor
The Monroe County Historical Society has some of these books for sale.

Lawrence County, Indiana, Resources

http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/search?path=INLAWREN

http://www.ingenweb.org/inlawrence/index.htm

http://lawrencecountyhistory.org/

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Robert Lane
Mary Marshall
You're right about moving Mary Marshall. I have done so. You commented on the missing death date. In some cases, this means that the person wasn't buried there. When the first person died, a stone was purchased and both names were put on it. However, the second person may remarry or move out of the area, and end up being buried somewhere else. There are other reasons, of course. I don't know if Mary is actually buried there, but I haven't found any indication that she is not.
Added by Robert Lane on Apr 16, 2014 8:43 PM
Robert Lane
A D Marshall
Thanks for pointing out the error I made by placing him in the wrong cemetery. I will fix my memorial.
Added by Robert Lane on Apr 15, 2014 8:29 PM
Colleen Hannas
Frank Johnson
Done, thanks
Added by Colleen Hannas on Apr 14, 2014 2:22 PM
Marilyn Maryott
Re: Naomi Niflis
Parents have been linked as you suggested.
Added by Marilyn Maryott on Apr 12, 2014 10:29 AM
Ferber
RE: David and Margaret Alter, Mitchell cemetery
David Mell Alter m his cousin Margaret Ann Ritner on 20 April 1837 at the Pennsylvania State House when her father, Joseph Ritner, was the governor there. All of their known 11 children lived beyond childhood.

Their 5th son, George Dugan Alter died at age 66 on 1 May 1918, possibly in St. Louis. I suppose it's possible that he was buried in Mitchell, though it seems somewhat unlikely. He was married and had at least one son, Donald.

That's all I see in the files that seems at all relevant.


On another topic for the Mitchell Cemetery, my grandmother, Mary Elizabeth Alter Barton, another of their children, lost her daughter, Dell Barton Palmer, and her husband, Charles Lee Barton, both in early 1900. They share a headstone. Mary Elizabeth left Mitchell with her second daughter and moved to St. Louis where ME died 14 January 1926. Information in the Mitchell Tribune of 1/21/26 said,
"Services were conducted at the home of her daughter in St. Louis Friday evening. Saturday the remains were brought to Mitchell and interred by the side of her husband, who, with the older daughter, Mrs. Della PALMER, had gone before a number of years ago."

She is apparently buried next to Charles, close to Dell, yet her name is not on the stone. Is there a record of her burial there? If so, do you know if it is possible to add her name to the side of the stone?

Linda Palmer Farbry
Added by Ferber on Apr 07, 2014 2:35 PM
Mary Chidester
RE: Lloyd and Lucille Eckstrom
You are so very welcome!
Added by Mary Chidester on Mar 28, 2014 7:53 PM
Charles Venable
Mc Collum, Wm and Nancy
I have a copy of the cemetery inscription page they are listed on and can send attached to email if you want.

Charles Venable
pvenable1@frontier.com
Added by Charles Venable on Mar 18, 2014 3:08 PM
BarbaraLynn
Pruda Bell Slaten
Please check to make sure I have linked her to the correct parents.

Thanks!

Barb
Added by BarbaraLynn on Mar 14, 2014 11:06 AM
cletasdaughter
116047032
Links added. I was in a hurry when these were done. There are probably more to connect. Thanks for the info!
Added by cletasdaughter on Mar 12, 2014 10:56 AM
jbmgs
Leva Colglazier
Link made. Thanks
Added by jbmgs on Mar 08, 2014 4:23 PM
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