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Melvin F. Weiss (#47057136)
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Bio Photo I have lived in the St. Francois County area of Missouri for 70+ years. That's big brother Tom on the left - HS days 1953.

I started out just walking old cemeteries - the history is there.

Got involved with tombstone photos for my own Family History and discovered others already at work doing the same and many were for my ancestors which were also their ancestors. since I was close to some cemeteries they were entering data for, I started taking photos for them as well ..it's Catching.

I now try to check the request list before I go to a cemetery and if I find the tombstone
requested, I will certainly add it for you.

Tying our family members together with LINKS makes it so easy to move through the generations. Many who would otherwise lose interest, find it such smooth sailing they get caught up in the history they can see with just one more click.
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Michael Miller
Hiram Berry
Mel,

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Added by Michael Miller on Oct 07, 2017 7:29 PM
Michael Miller
Hiram Berry
Mel,

Hello. It is Michael Miller. I wanted to clear up the Hiram Berry burial site.

Hiram did NOT die in Madison County or in Marble Hill. He died at the home of his son Wm Greene Berry in Crossroads, Bollinger Co. MO. He came home from church and fell in the doorway, and never regained consciousness. He most likely had a massive stroke.

When he died they could not because of the roads take him to town or to where Amelia was buried in Madison County. Evidently they could not take him to town where they were going to be buried, so there was a small cemetery on the farm where they had two infant children buried. The grave was marked by an iron rod, and then remarked. In 1988 the family erected a tombstone on the grave which I have a photo of.

I would like this to be corrected in Find A Grave.
Added by Michael Miller on Oct 07, 2017 6:50 AM
Debra Alderman
RE: Christina Weber 13574868
R u seeing them. More to come. I think I ask if you had seen Lawrence Weber grave but I have seen another contributor entered one yesterday.
Added by Debra Alderman on Sep 13, 2017 9:00 AM
Debra Alderman
Christina Hodapp/Weber
Yes, it has taken a long time to find documents to get this one together. Again thank you..
Added by Debra Alderman on Sep 12, 2017 10:52 AM
Debra Alderman
Christina Weber 13574868
Hi and thank you so much for adding her memorial. I believe the date on the tombstone is the right date. My G Grandfather Thomas Allen filled out the death certificate and she was his mother-in-law. She has many step children and is a bit complicated. I don't like to ask someone who has created a memorial to transfer but I do have much info I could add to this one. She is my GG Grandmother and if you would transfer to me Debra Alderman 48486292 I would appreciate it.
Added by Debra Alderman on Sep 11, 2017 5:22 PM
Robbie S. McCann
Transfer Request
Harry M. Vandiver, Jr Reference #87300258. This is one of my mothers' cousins. Please transfer this profile to me.
Added by Robbie S. McCann on May 22, 2017 4:54 PM
Deborah Tucker
RE: Michael Hammond
Mel, you are so welcome! My grandson and I were looking for more to photograph but that particular cemetery has a long list. We've now alphabetized it and hope to do more soon. Deb Tucker
Added by Deborah Tucker on Feb 24, 2017 4:56 AM
Marilee Mouser
William A Mouser
Melvin, thank you for the photo! No memorial is complete without one!
Added by Marilee Mouser on Feb 21, 2017 6:14 PM
MiaReaA
carolyn Bell
Thank you so much for the photo..
Added by MiaReaA on Feb 16, 2017 6:39 PM
James A Gamblin
The Rigdons
Thank you for the pictures of the Rigdons' grave sites.
Added by James A Gamblin on Nov 13, 2016 7:46 AM
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