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David Laughlin (#47881454)
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I joined Find A Grave because I wanted to find where my ancestors were buried. Then I learned that I could link them for not only me, but for anyone else interested in the same line. I now really enjoy creating non family member memorials and linking their family members.

My maternal 3rd great-grandparents were William and Elizabeth Short Dodson.

My maternal 2nd great-grandparents were Andrew Jackson Rebecca Williams Dodson Sr.

My maternal great-grandparents were William and Ida Flack Dodson.

My maternal grandparents were James (Jessie) Joseph and Helen Elizabeth Demuling Dodson.

I'm descended from the Laughlin, Murphy, and McGinnis lines from Onoville, N.Y and the Demuling and Dodson lines in Pennsylvania.

My wife is descended from Isaac and Lucinda Hill Brock from Texas and the William T. and Sarah Sallie Johnson Gaston line from North Carolina.
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Albert Ledoux
Dodsons
All patched up - and connected to the parents as well!
Added by Albert Ledoux on Feb 28, 2015 6:15 AM
Albert Ledoux
RE: Infant Girl Dodson
Dunno for sure. Since she doesn't have a name, that would indicate she wasn't baptized. The initials of the parents line up, though. Do you have Find A Grave numbers for the parents? I so, put an "edit" together, and I'll connect.
Added by Albert Ledoux on Feb 27, 2015 1:45 PM
Mark Lussky
RE: William Dodson
Thanks for your response. I would be happy to share my research with you. But I don't know how to attach a file to this Public Message form. My email address is captmark97@hotmail.com. Contact me there by email and I will respond with an attachment. Fair winds, MARK Lussky
Added by Mark Lussky on Feb 03, 2015 5:08 PM
Mark Lussky
William Dodson
Are you familiar with the connection between William Dodson and Lewis Helman? I have been researching this for a historical article.
Added by Mark Lussky on Feb 02, 2015 10:10 PM
kpapalia
Longin Nies
How did you come to post information about Longin Nies. He is my Grandfather.
Added by kpapalia on Jan 27, 2015 5:27 AM
Mark Butler
Anna Dodson Butler
Do you know if Anna and her husband (Richard?) settled in Ohio? I'm trying to track down the parents of my great-great-grandfather John D. Butler (b.1843). He was born in Morgan County, Ohio, but settled in Circleville, Ohio. There was a woman named Harriet Butler-Stermer who lived near him in Lancater, Ohio that could be one of John D.'s 13 siblings. In 1860, Harriet's mother Anna Butler was living with her. Wondering if it might be the same Anna. Any help is appreciated.
Added by Mark Butler on Jan 10, 2015 11:09 AM
Kat
Death certificates
Please don't add them. The information on them about parents, place of birth and birth date is frequently wrong and the cause of death is an intensely private matter. You are also adding something as a picture that is not a picture, and it is lifted from another website.Since you do not hold the copyright for this image, you should not be adding it. This is a website for the final disposition of the person memorialized and the death certificate does not enhance our knowledge of the life being celebrated.
Added by Kat on Dec 29, 2014 11:58 AM
Grave Wanderer
P Haas - #129365412
Ah, you were so close to their gravesites and now you're so far away! Thank goodness for Find a Grave so you can see the stones. It's a suitable substitute until you get back to the area.

That's wonderful to hear that Abbot Placid will be sending you biographies.

Happy Holidays!

Added by Grave Wanderer on Dec 20, 2014 9:14 AM
Grave Wanderer
P Haas - #129365412
Thanks so much for circling back to me with what you learned from the Abbey. I also see where Rev. Haas is mentioned in the memorial for his nephew, Rev. Rosswog.

Have you visited their grave sites?
Added by Grave Wanderer on Dec 16, 2014 6:16 PM
Grave Wanderer
P Haas - #129365412
Thanks for your reply. I looked at the stone, which is not in the best of shape, and believe I have the birth date incorrect. I'm going to change it to 1866 as well as link to the parents you indicated.

As far as I know the four dates in Latin are for birth, professed, ordained and death.

Interesting stuff!
Added by Grave Wanderer on Dec 14, 2014 6:05 PM
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