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Jaci (#47592448)
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Bio Photo My profile would be boring, so I won't bother (you can visit my dad Mitzie the Clown instead) ... and I won't list a bunch of do this and do that's. "Help with Find A Grave" has all that.... assuming you've read them.

With sand fleas and no-see-ums biting, dodging bee's, garden snakes, and one territorial hawk, currently up against a serious gaggle of geese (ie: goose poo) - I've swept the dirt, trimmed the grass, blown off the leaves and dug out the forgotten stones. Each one will tell you a story; of love, laughter and sadness.

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I take pictures. Lots of pictures. Good ones, bad ones. wyswyg. Am slowly fixin' the really bad ones. Meanwhile you will know that there is a stone.
You may use MY picture(s) any way you want. It is my gift to you. No further permission is needed, NOR credit given. This applies to MY PHOTO's ONLY. If you feel you must give credit, use my member ID# only - my name is plastered all over the www as it is.

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Many contributors have given their time creating memorials for the men and women who lost their lives in service. I would like to bring attention to just this one:
2nd Lieut. Darrell K. Stoyke
Please, take a moment and visit his memorial. If the people of Eyguieres, France can build a war memorial in the center of their town to honor him, surely you can take a moment and visit his grave. If you have any information on this young man, please contact me. Thank you.

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If you've left me a "thank you" - You are very welcome. I really am glad I was able to help you. Now go back to that memorial you were so happy to find and leave a Flower, a Note, some Cheetos. Anything. Show them you care and they are not forgotten.
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DE Sundeen
Crystal Lake
Thank you for the beautiful photos and location edits.

Bless you
Added by DE Sundeen on Sep 28, 2016 6:26 AM
Lynn Mathers
Thanks so much!
... for taking time to get the photos for my Sundells and Mary Gifford! That was quick!

(Looks like I'll have to go back to my records and confirm birth year for Henry! Roundabout way to find you've made a typo in your database records... LOL)

Sincerely,
Lynn
Added by Lynn Mathers on Sep 27, 2016 8:16 PM
Ms. N.E.
Crystal Lake Cemetery
Thank you for the headstone photos at Crystal Lake cemetery.

Nancy
Added by Ms. N.E. on Sep 27, 2016 6:13 AM
B J
RE: re: Mitzel's at Evergreen
jaci, hope you like them. tried to mix and match so not all were the same. Take care. I saw how very busy you are on memorials. BJ
Added by B J on Sep 22, 2016 9:56 PM
Katherine White
RE: Mitzels Lancaster Rural Cemetery
I'm sorry it's taken so long to reply to your e-mail query - proximity of the two sections. I'm out photographing every day right now to the tune of 100's of photo's per day. I stumbled upon something when photographing yesterday of Emma Heineman (1885-1964) and who is next to her --- Beckers! I don't even know if any of these people are listed on F-a-G (yet). I'll try to get to them first and let you know when they're connected/added. Kathi :)
Added by Katherine White on Sep 22, 2016 10:32 AM
Alan Eugene Koch
Russell Prior
Dear Jaci,

Thanks so very much for the transfer. The Prior family is an important part of my ancestry.

Best regards, Alan
Added by Alan Eugene Koch on Sep 18, 2016 9:36 AM
Katherine White
RE: Mitzels Lancaster Rural Cemetery
Now wasn't that fun? :)
Added by Katherine White on Sep 17, 2016 11:01 AM
PassingTime
Carolina Fritschel
Ok, but I can certainly move the photo and delete my duplicate if need be. Just let me know. Thank you
Added by PassingTime on Sep 17, 2016 12:02 AM
Katherine White
RE: Mitzels Lancaster Rural Cemetery
Came home with a few surprises - Peter Heineman's parents are on the central monument (Caroline & Frederick) and Elizabeth O. Heineman (1867-1938) is in the plot. Not sure how she fits in.

I didn't realize until I got home that I have no photo for Charles Heineman who should have been there. Either I missed his stone, or he doesn't have one so I'll double check.

The big mystery is how it connects to "Becker". You can see the name is prominent on the monument, but no names are inscribed on it. It the background of one of the pictures is a very white stone - that is Conrad Becker who belongs to these folks somehow. My guess is he is the father (birth year 1791) to either Elizabeth Mitzel or Caroline Heineman. Better yet, I wouldn't be surprised if they turn out to be sisters.

I'll also add the rest of the Heinemans to Find A Grave as soon as I can. The rest are scattered in different sections, but I think one is the William you mentioned. Cheers! Kathi

I knew I already photographed Conrad Becker years ago so I didn't take another photo. When I got home I realized it's a crappy pic (in the snow) so I'll get an updated one when I go back to see where Charles Heineman's stone is (or isn't).
Added by Katherine White on Sep 15, 2016 8:38 PM
Katherine White
RE: Mitzels Lancaster Rural Cemetery
Here we go! As far as Frederick & Elizabeth Mitzel, do you know how they connect to the surname Becker & Heineman? They're all in the same plot. If anything, it looks like one or the other of those names may be Catherine's maiden name. Not sure.

I'll see if I can help find all the missing kids for George too! What census shows all the kids so I have names to work with? Looks like I might have two very old illegible stones that will require a bit of work to read. I don't think they're Mitzels, but they're close enough in the plot that it merits a bit more sleuthing.

Kathi
Added by Katherine White on Sep 13, 2016 8:49 AM
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