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Memories From The Mist (#46916402)
 member for 7 years, 2 months, 7 days
Susan Hibdon
Hi & Happy 4th of July!!
I just added the photos you took of Everett Spenny & Ollie Spenny to my ancestry family tree. Thank you so much for taking the time to get these pictures for me...I really do appreciate you & all you do for the genealogy community!!!

Added by Susan Hibdon on Jul 04, 2014 9:26 PM

Genealogy Corner
Mary Heller
Thank you for the photo!! And so quickly!! THANK YOU!! By the way, what is the small stone leaning up against her gravestone?

Added by Genealogy Corner on Jul 04, 2014 5:59 PM

Carl Catherman
Thank you very much for fulfilling my photo requests for Ira, Elizabeth & Lyman Catherman. Considering the condition of the stones they must not have been easy to find. I appreciate the effort you put in.

Added by Carl Catherman on Jul 04, 2014 1:07 PM

Illinois filming
Well, I'm not sure when reruns are scheduled - my segment was in 2012. I was just the genealogist who had found a 3rd great grandmother for whom another lady had been searching. (We were true cousins). My part was small and it was raining & blowing like 50 miles and hour!

The fun part was flying to the location with the technicians doing the show - what a great bunch of people - anyway it is produced by BYU College Broadcasting. They do American Ride, Granite Flats, Story Trek, The Song that Changed My Life, Turning Point, several sports shows and this was one of their series called "The Generations Project".

It featured a girl named Natalie, who had lost a child and was searching for emotional strength through research of her pioneer ancestors. Here is the link - I tried to view it again, but it kept pausing - hope it was just my computer. I have a tape of the show which they gave me, so have not looked up the website lately.

This film company is made up mostly of college students who are training in the film industry; but all their work seems to be very professional. Being associated with a religion based curriculum, their work focuses on family, sports, patriotism, and other good moral values, so I have always enjoyed all their shows. Their genealogy research was right down my alley! Cheers~ Shirleen

Added by history4sure on Jul 01, 2014 9:54 AM

Sexton duties
Hi again:
No...I have only been in Illinois once, I'm sad to say; but many of my ancestors are from the Adams County area and I was there a few years ago to help film a genealogy series for a television show.

It was so touching to see the many small cemeteries perched in vast fields of grain - or snuggled along a river lonely & forgotten! Your handle, "Memories from the Mist" is a fitting description of how I felt when there. (double click on my bio photo - the sun was shining, but the mist laid low!)

I am a volunteer chairperson & "keeper of records" for Willard Precinct Cemetery & Willard Pioneer Cemetery in Box Elder Co., Utah. First, I was elected and now, a board of County Supervisors appoint us (my Board) to administer to the needs of the precinct. I keep thinking I'm too old for this, but my mind & typing are holding up, so who knows!
Cheers, Shirleen

Added by history4sure on Jun 29, 2014 9:35 AM

Thank you so much for the photos of my memorials at Lamb Cemetery ~ I do not get to view them often, and had failed to notice them last month ~ you should let people know when you do such nice things without being asked!

I appreciate it very much and the photos are so nice of those old stones! Cheers~ Shirleen

Added by history4sure on Jun 28, 2014 10:16 PM

Carolina Girl
RE: bird pic
Hi there! I'll send you an email with a link to my 500px (older photos) and my Google + galleries. :)

Added by Carolina Girl on Jun 28, 2014 6:49 PM

Pat Osborn
Catherine Osborn
Thank you so much for the picture of Catherine Osborn's gravestone. It's so great to be able to add the picture to our tree.
She was born Catherine Crissey, 18 Aug 1826 in New Canaan, Fairfield, Connecticut to Abram Crissey and Ellis Abigail Betts. She married Alfred Osborn, 14 Mar 1850 in Greenbush, Warren, Illinois, as his 2nd wife. She died 18 Jul 1851, after being married only 16 month, in Greenbush during the cholera epidemic.
Thank you so much for your work in helping all of us who live too far away to get pictures ourselves.
Pat Osborn
Boise, Idaho

Added by Pat Osborn on Jun 28, 2014 2:48 AM

Gary Honts
Alvira Honts Singleton
Thanks so much for your time in getting this great photo. A picture add a lot to the memorial
Thanks again
Gary Honts

Added by Gary Honts on Jun 21, 2014 12:46 PM

Carolina Girl
bird pic
I love your bird pic, too! My photo was taken at the Audubon Swamp Gardnen in Charleston, SC, while the great blue herons were nesting a few years ago. What kind of bird is in your profile? Not one that I see around here! happy sunday!

Added by Carolina Girl on Jun 15, 2014 9:51 AM

Connie Money
Ollie Huntley
Thank you so much for the picture.

Added by Connie Money on Jun 15, 2014 8:55 AM

Karen Hedrick
Mary Ragon
Thanks so much for the photo of Mary's gravestone; I appreciate it!

Added by Karen Hedrick on Jun 14, 2014 6:33 PM

Ron Stewart
Thank you for takind and posting the tombstone photo for Doris Lincoln Marshall. The photo also confirms the burial location of her husband, my relative, which I did not know.

I appreciate your help.

Ron Stewart

Added by Ron Stewart on Jun 14, 2014 4:05 PM

Carolina Girl
Cornelius Ackerman
Hi there!! Thanks so much for finding and posting the marker photo for Cornelius Ackerman! Have a great day!!

Added by Carolina Girl on Jun 14, 2014 3:24 PM

Leonard Churchill
Thanks so much!

Added by Judith on Jun 14, 2014 12:32 PM

L. Forbes
Deen Lincoln
Thank you for the grave photo, I am sorry I drove over to this cemetery and got a photo of the grave but if it is ok with you I will remove mine and just leave the Military stone. Thanks sorry I did not take the request down, I apologize.
L Forbes

Added by L. Forbes on Jun 14, 2014 12:19 PM

Julie Grabill Rasmussen
Ida Smalley
Thanks for the photo of Ida's grave. I truly appreciate your time and work! Julie

Added by Julie Grabill Rasmussen on Jun 14, 2014 12:14 PM

Baxter B. Fite III
Noah Bohannon
Thanks Memories for getting that GREAT picture of the tombstone of Noah Bohannon, whose mortal remains were laid in the Lancaster Cemetery, Glasford, Peoria County, Illinois. After seeing it, however, I found there was a duplicate, older, memorial for Noah. Your picture is much better than the one on the first memorial. Would you mind adding your to that one as well? It is # 61877719. Thanks, Baxter

Added by Baxter B. Fite III on Jun 12, 2014 5:40 AM

Charlene Kimpler
Otis and Anna Law
Thank you for full filling my request for gravestone photos.

Added by Charlene Kimpler on Jun 11, 2014 12:16 PM

Dick Jones
Samanta Sly
Thank you for the picture of Samantha's grave

Added by Dick Jones on Jun 10, 2014 3:29 PM

Alan & Gayle (Rathbun) Weiss
George E. Miller
Thank you Janine for so quickly submitting the memorial and photo of George.

Added by Alan & Gayle (Rathbun) We... on Jun 09, 2014 10:59 AM

RE: David Knott
Hello and Thank You for updating Mr. Knott's memorial!
Have a great summer!

Added by Elizabeth on Jun 09, 2014 9:32 AM

Nancy Butler Killpack
Thank you for taking the photo of Henry and Lillian Murray's gravesites. I appreciate the time you took to do this. They are my great grandparents. Thanks again, Nancy Butler Killpack

Added by Nancy Butler Killpack on Jun 08, 2014 9:27 AM

Photo for E Potter
WOW!!! Thank you for the quick pic. You went over and above. Thanks again.

Added by David on Jun 08, 2014 9:11 AM

Irhmal Gibbs
Thank you so much for taking the photo of Irhmal Gibbs headstone for me. I appreciate that you are willing to take the time to help my research.

Added by Teresa on Jun 08, 2014 8:37 AM


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