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Sicilian Auntie (#47890913)
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I am a retired K-12 teacher and professor from California. We currently live part time in Illinois and part time in CA. I Love helping people find their roots by taking pictures!
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 • 6 Memorials Added
 • 11 Memorials Managed
 • 91 Photos
 • 29 Volunteer Photos Taken
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Cindy Faulkner
RE: Ann Peters
Hi,
Thanks for the link to Ann Peter's tombstone photo. I did remove my request although I was hoping someone would take a high quality photograph so I could read the epitaph at the bottom. The online photo is a low resolution, not ideal for my needs. Thank you for your time!
Added by Cindy Faulkner on Oct 13, 2014 7:22 AM
JoAnne
RE: Boyer
Thank you!
Added by JoAnne on Oct 12, 2014 5:01 PM
JeanR
RE: Robert Bell
Thank you. It does.
Added by JeanR on Oct 12, 2014 8:33 AM
wayne
John McNamar
You're right. The stone is not readable. Still, it 's good to know that and to see it. Many thanks.

wayne
Added by wayne on Aug 17, 2014 9:53 PM
Shar R.
RE: McNamara request
Hi,
Thanks, I saw the Cemetery gate sign on John's Memorial...

Do you need me to send an email addy for pix of McNamar grave stones? or can you access it thru Find A Grave?

Thanks much, Shar R.

Added by Shar R. on Aug 06, 2014 5:02 PM
Shar R.
RE: McNamara request
Yup, I'll have to do some work to figure out who all of them are...probably some are of their kids too

But that is very Good, and I thank you very much

Shar R.
Added by Shar R. on Aug 05, 2014 5:51 PM
Shar R.
McNamara request
Hi,
Thank You so much for taking the time to find John McNamar(ah) grave, You can post His Headstone pic if you wish, or send it to me, either way

You said he was surrounded by McNamar graves were you able to tell if they were women or men? he had two wives, and one or both might be buried in that same area...off hand I can't remember who else might be buried there,I'd have to look it up, but I would imagine they are all related to John

Thanks, Shar R.
Added by Shar R. on Aug 05, 2014 3:56 PM
Darlene
Colby
Thank you for taking the time looking for the headstones on the Colby family for me. Darlene
Added by Darlene on Apr 29, 2013 9:09 AM
Bev
RE: Nance Headstones - Farmers Point Cemetery
I appreciate your offer to try again,however, I don't expect you too. I am sorry for the trouble you had the first time but I was only going on the memorial information when I requested it. I live in California and can't walk the cemeteries myself. I
just appreciate those of you that are willing to do it.
Added by Bev on Apr 08, 2013 10:47 PM
Bev
Nance Headstones - Farmers Point Cemetery
I received a notice today that there is a problem with the photo request for Elizabeth Nance and Cary Nance. I am sorry for any trouble to you. I assumed they were buried there since the memorials were listed in Farmers Point Cemetery. Elizabeth's was posted by Charles W Brown back in 2008. He is no longer managing any of the memorials he created and Find a Grave now has them. Elizabeth's maiden name was BINGLEY she married James Goldsby,he was the sheriff of Menard County,and is buried in Farmers Point. Two of their children,Polly Purkpile and William Goldsby, are also buried there. I have photos of their headstones
and that is why I requested hers. In doing research I have found that the memorial is INCORRECT!! I can't correct it because Find a Grave has it now. The problem Charles confused her and her mother. Her mother was Elizabeth MORRIS married Lewis Bingley then married Zachariah NANCE. Elizabeth and Lewis had Elizabeth and she married James Goldsby and that is the one I thought I requested EXCEPT Charles had her as Elizabeth Bingley Goldsby NANCE. So I actually want the headstone of Elizabeth Goldsby 09 Dec 1797 - 20 Oct 1840. As for Cary Nance his parents are buried there and I don't know if he is there or not I was only requesting the headstone based on the memorial. He may be buried there but no stone,damaged stone or even not a readable stone. I want to THANK YOU VERY MUCH for trying to fulfill my requests. I can't tell you how much I appreciate ALL the volunteers that are willing to walk cemeteries for photos for those of us that can't do it ourselves. THANKS AGAIN!!
Added by Bev on Apr 08, 2013 10:13 PM
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