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John Quiring (#48204669)
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Bio Photo In retirement I have been doing the mowing at the Henderson, NE Mennonite Brethren Cemetery and have done some work on updating and correcting the cemetery records. The west half of the cemetery was officially deeded to the church in 1894 but there are burials that predate that. However, early cemetery records were lost in the 1930's so there are burials that are not recorded on the current list. If anyone has a record of earlier burials please send me a message. You can find an alpha listing and a spreadsheet with a little more information on the Henderson MB church website. http://www.hendersonmbchurch.com/#/about-us/history

Currently, I am working on compiling a complete list of all World War I veterans who are buried in Hamilton County, Nebraska. I have a virtual cemetery of what I have so far. Any suggestions are welcome.

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Roger
Sidel memorial photos
Thank you going out in this cold weather for the photo. Its a great one as well. I do appreciate it very much.
Added by Roger on Jan 13, 2015 9:14 PM
Kathy Burr
McLaughlin pics
WOW! you're brave to be getting out in this terrible cold!!! thanks SO much!!! :) k
Added by Kathy Burr on Jan 07, 2015 5:37 PM
Bill Myers
McKinney Family ~
Thank you so much for all your extra work shooting the headstones of the children of the McKinney family. Until you find a plot like this you don't even know that there are more family members.

Bill Myers
Newberg, Oregon
Added by Bill Myers on Jan 06, 2015 10:50 PM
Carol Page Tilson
RE: Hartquest at Richland
Yes, John, the Hartquests had two sons who died in infancy in Illinois: one counted only in the household on 1855 IL State Census; the other in 1865. Neither appears five years later on the federal enumeration.

Their loss must have made an impression. Both parents' obits say they had seven sons although only five are ever named. For there to be be a centograph in Nebraska makes sense.

It's been at least 20 years since I was in Richland Cemetery, but I can't remember seeing an infants' marker [and my old negatives are AWOL].

Good catch!

Carol

Added by Carol Page Tilson on Jan 04, 2015 8:52 PM
Carol Page Tilson
RE: Hartquest at Richland
Thank you also for catching my stupid error of extending Antoinette's days on this planet by another 100 years.

Added by Carol Page Tilson on Jan 04, 2015 8:09 AM
Carol Page Tilson
Thanks for Everything
John:

Thank you for braving the snow and cold to expertly photograph the Hartquest stones in Aurora Cemetery and, of course, for an extra, unexpected surprise: the marker and memorial of Amber's mother, Elizabeth.

Happy New Year!

Carol


Added by Carol Page Tilson on Dec 31, 2014 7:38 PM
Bill Myers
McKinney family ~
Hey John ~

Thank you so much for the great photos you took for me of Minnie (Sutton) McKinney.

Bill Myers Newberg, Oregon
Added by Bill Myers on Dec 30, 2014 10:00 PM
Kathy Burr
RE: Lucy Klimper
I would agree that she would be buried wIth her parents - her husband stayed in the area until 1904 when he moved to Sherman Co, NE - he re-married and had many more kids...please take pictures of her parents graves and make memorials and add pics so I can link her to her parents!!! again, thanks!! k
Added by Kathy Burr on Dec 30, 2014 3:56 PM
Kathy Burr
RE: Lucy Klimper
thanks!!! I would say, good chance it is unmarked..if not there, perhaps in another Hamilton Co cem. near Aurora - are there other cemeteries in Aurora??? sorry, I don't know the area... Happy New Year!! :) k
Added by Kathy Burr on Dec 30, 2014 3:33 PM
Marilyn West Honda
wishing you...
merry christmas,
john,
happy new year,
your friend, marilyn
Added by Marilyn West Honda on Dec 23, 2014 12:21 PM
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