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5 Aug 1916 Bloomfield, Davis Co, IA to Goldie Holcomb (#108605869) - Thanks Jackie
Added by Jackie L. Wolfe on Dec 06, 2014 2:39 AM
Kathryn Maxwell
wrong cemetery
A list of people in the wrong Highland cemetery was published by Waterloo Genealogy society, In fact it was the second posting in order to get the record corrected.
I happened to be documenting my hometown Highland Cemetery and came across the list.
I took each name individually because some of the names on the list did not belong in What Cheer Highland Cemetery. Over 100 entries thus over 100 precise corrections.
I am documenting and photographing What Cheer Highland Cemetery in coordination with the cemetery officials.
I will not add photos to the entries which were posted in the wrong cemetery for years and then dumped on contributors in the correct cemetery, expecting them to delete theirs.
Kathryn Maxwell, RT(ARRT)(R)(M)
Added by Kathryn Maxwell on Nov 26, 2014 12:29 PM
highland cemetery
to clarify Maxwell's note I made no changes until she contacted me yesterday!
Added by Shirley on Nov 26, 2014 11:47 AM
highland cemetery
yes I made an error but started correcting as soon as Kathryn let me know but she sent me over 150 emails which I spent all day yesterday and today trying to correct -- if she would look she can see i am deleting actual duplicates but I am also xfrng memorials to individuals that have information linked on their memorials I don't know what else to do to make ms. Maxwell happy
Added by Shirley on Nov 26, 2014 11:45 AM
Kathryn Maxwell
I refuse to put any photos on Shirley's entries.
She entered many people in the wrong cemetery years ago and when it was called to her attention she dumped her entries (about 100)in the correct cemetery knowing that other contributors had already created memorials. You do what you want with the memorial that you created. I will leave the photo on yours but not hers.
Added by Kathryn Maxwell on Nov 26, 2014 11:21 AM
John Watts
RE: Pearl Height Elliott
I, too, am a family genealogist. I am 70 years old and began family research in 1956 when my dads mother passed away.

All of the Bissetts, Drumms, Heights, and Watts families in Keokuk, Mahaska, and Poweshiek Counties are part of my fammily and research.

I came across this web site a week or so ago and began posting photographs that I spent my life collecting.

I have donated early copies of my trees to the society's there in Iowa, but have since added much more.

I currently have a data base of 125,0915 family members which include both my side of the family and my wife's Evans side.

Since I knew your name was not one that I had come across and since Pearl and Gib did not have any children, I wanted to know your connection for the flowers you left on that site.

Added by John Watts on Nov 25, 2014 2:08 PM
John Watts
RE: Relationship
Pearl Elliott was my mothers sister. My mother is Gale Elizabeth Height Watts
Added by John Watts on Nov 25, 2014 8:46 AM
John Watts
Curious as to your relationship to Pearl Elliott
Added by John Watts on Nov 25, 2014 7:11 AM
Westlawn-Hillcrest Vets
We are currently working to identify anyone buried in Westlawn-Hillcrest Cemetery Omaha NE that has served in the military. If you have a loved one buried there or know of someone, please send us a message. We place flags on the graves for Memorial Day. This project is sponsored by Centennial Masonic Lodge #326.

If you can send us the names, we will be sure to include them on our list to get a flag.

Thank you for the help with this ongoing project.


If you have already received this message, please accept our apologies for the duplicate message.
Added by C.C.Diamond on Oct 28, 2014 7:36 AM
Terri Koch
RE: Thomas Hotchkiss
Here is a list of Hotchkiss`s at Riverside Cemetery in Hastings, Michigan. It includes both Lucey and Lucy Hotchkiss. Lucy Stinoff`Hotchkiss who was married to Thomas Hotchkiss & who died Feb. 22, 1875, is listed ;

Hotchkiss, Catherine, d. Jun 21 1860, age: 35yrs
Hotchkiss, Charles, d. Apr 9 1895, age: 40yrs
Hotchkiss, Dora, d. Sep 4 1881, age: 13yrs
Hotchkiss, Fate Tadelia, b. Apr 25 1927, d. Apr 2 1934
Hotchkiss, Fred, b. Sep 30 1881, d. Jul 21 1956
Hotchkiss, Fred, d. Aug 27 1894, age: 38yrs
Hotchkiss, George, d. Aug 25 1919, age: 67yrs
Hotchkiss, Harriet, d. nt gvn, age: nt gvn
Hotchkiss, Harry, b. Apr 29 1897, d. Jan 18 1969
Hotchkiss, Harry, d. May 29 1896, age: 27yrs
Hotchkiss, John, d. May 12 1883, age: 60yrs
Hotchkiss, Lota Z., b. Oct 15 1893, d. Apr 23 1979
Hotchkiss, Lucey, d. Apr 21 1889, age: 56yrs
Hotchkiss, Lucy, d. Feb 22 1875, age: 88yrs
Hotchkiss, Melissa Ann, b. Dec 25 1854, d. Jan 14 1932

Also, there are now several Find A Graves memorials & memorial numbers, for many of our Hotchkiss`s, yet none are showing their spouses, children a / or parents. I know another Find A Grave member was working on this & I thought if you 2 could maybe contact each other to get this all fixed ???? His contact information is; I do know how the family runs as this is my family, yet as I`ve been dealing with serious health issues ( chemo & radiation ) it get`s to be too much for me at times so ANY help is SO GREATLY appreciated !!
Added by Terri Koch on Sep 30, 2014 2:03 PM
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