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Jon H. (#47817928)
 member for 4 years, 3 months, 8 days
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Bio Photo I have been involved in genealogy for 30 years now. I have only more recently gotten involved in documenting family headstones. Many of my ancestors on my mother's side of the family (including two 4x great grandfathers and one 4x great grandmother) are buried in Woodmere Cemetery in Detroit. The memorials that I have created to date are mostly my own relatives - although many of them are distantly related.

My latest family tree project relates to the expansive Harbart family, to which I am indirectly related through the 2nd marriage of one of my great great grandmothers. However a very dear family member asked for my help with this family, and I am now hopelessly hooked. There are hundreds (likely thousands) of descendants from just one man - Erdmann Harbart, who lived 1726-1813 in the Thorn/Torun area of Prussia (now Poland), and who had at least 17 children from 2 wives. Many of these descendants emigrated to the United States, and those that didn't were forcibly resettled in Germany after World War II. Only a small number remain in present day Poland.

If you would like to use one of the photos that I have posted here on this site, please feel free to do so, but I would greatly appreciate it if you would give me credit for the photo when using it on other sites. All of the photos I have taken are already posted on, so you should be able to find the pictures there (my family tree is publicly viewable).
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Kurt Johnson
Irene Voight
Of course. Transfer made.
Added by Kurt Johnson on Jan 05, 2016 12:12 PM
B. Felix
RE: obit for Fred Harbart
You're welcome.
Added by B. Felix on Dec 31, 2015 4:40 AM
Gerald Hall
RE: photo request for Memorial# 155405717
Hi Jon You're welcome. Sorry I deleted the photo, but I'm returning today to get your other request for Irene and Daniela, however I don't have her section location.
Added by Gerald Hall on Dec 19, 2015 5:47 AM
Patricia Ibbotson
Georgia Becker
What is your source for the date and place of death on Georgia Becker?
Added by Patricia Ibbotson on Dec 18, 2015 6:49 AM
Beverly Sprowl Teibel
Benjamin Gregg
Thanks for the heads up on him!
Added by Beverly Sprowl Teibel on Nov 18, 2015 3:15 AM
Edward H. Miller
Hello: I have added HERMAN as Edward's middle name, as requested. Thank you for the information...
Added by Chris on Oct 13, 2015 8:05 AM
Charlotte R. Smith
RE: Ruth and Irene
I have transferred Ruth to your care.. I think she should be with you since you are family :)
Added by Charlotte R. Smith on Sep 16, 2015 3:13 PM
The Lady in Black
Declined edit

The edit I declined said No change on both sides--what was there and what you wanted to add. That's why I declined it--nothing was there.

In order to get the marriages to line up properly, you have to have the years of all of the marriages. If you have just one, it won't work, and will sort the spouses by their year of birth.

I haven't got the time right now to read the page you mentioned, but will get to it eventually. If you read my profile page, you'll see why.

Added by The Lady in Black on Sep 16, 2015 12:59 PM
Charlotte R. Smith
Ruth and Irene
Thanks for letting me know the actual birth date and circumstances. I have edited the bio and changed the date. I have also requested a photo, hopefully someone will fill it and the memorial will be even more complete. Thank you, again.
By chance are you related in any way?
Added by Charlotte R. Smith on Sep 15, 2015 11:43 AM
Adolph Bayer
# 138013772 was son Whilhelmina and was murdered on the job as RR detective. His death certficate is on his memorial in Lutheran Cemetery.
Added by RMH on May 23, 2015 3:11 PM
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