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Herb Schwede (#46530188)
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Bio Photo Shortly after the Moravian Church in the small town of Aurelia, ND. closed in the early 70's, an association was formed to look after the cemetery.
It was renamed the Aurelia Community Cemetery. I was elected to the board a few years later when one of the original members died. About ten years ago I helped my sister work on our family tree and now when I found Find A Grave, I realized how helpful it could have been.
This information was mostly taken from the tombstones at cemeteries I have visited, with some added from our family tree and ND death index files. I also get information from the Mouse River Loop Genealogy Society, of which I am a member.Most of these cemeteries are located in northwestern North Dakota.
With over 75,000 names in about 675 cemeteries, I'm sure I have made some mistakes. If anyone finds any errors or has more information let me know.I have photos (about 60,000) of the markers of most of the graves added in the last few years. I do not have time to add all these pictures but if someone requests one I will gladly add it if I have one. Please put Find A Grave in subject line.
Most of the obituaries I have added are from local funeral homes or old newspapers with their permission. All pictures that I have added were taken by me personally.
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Mike
16428445
Did the children of "Guy" Kopriva 16428445 change their last names to Kovpriav with 2 v's? Or is that just a simple error?
Added by Mike on Dec 16, 2014 2:02 PM
mortul vivos docent
Oh my goodness, have you been busy
Thanks for all the photos: Eunice Krueger, Joseph Zeltinger, Marie Zeltinger, John Bauer, Mary Bauer, Michael Bauer, Raymond Zeltinger, John Lundgren, Elias Lundgren, Charlie Lundgren, Norma Lundgren, Agnes Alexander, Wm O'Clair, James Wink, Raymond Zeltinger, John Zeltinger, Carl Krueger and Helen Krueger and any others I have neglected to mention. Your photos are excellent. :)
Added by mortul vivos docent on Dec 13, 2014 10:27 PM
mortul vivos docent
re: Sophie O'Clair
And thanks for her photo, too.
Added by mortul vivos docent on Dec 13, 2014 10:01 PM
mortul vivos docent
Re: Kenneth O'Clair
And thanks for the excellent photo here as well.
Added by mortul vivos docent on Dec 13, 2014 10:00 PM
mortul vivos docent
Re: Glenn O'Clair
Thanks for the excellent grave marker photo.
Added by mortul vivos docent on Dec 13, 2014 9:59 PM
Carol Zastera Michels
Jake and Joseph Fast
Thank you for the edits, which brought them back together. I'll be working on linking their other children as I have time.
Added by Carol Zastera Michels on Dec 06, 2014 7:34 PM
Linda Weber
John B Schmitt Jr
requesting this memorial be transfered to me as it is my brother and would like to add additional information # 7563388 thank you
Added by Linda Weber on Dec 05, 2014 12:47 PM
Gordon Baker
Lola Fay Michals Benjamin
your listing of My Great aunt Find A Grave Memorial# 100419410 shows she died 26 Nov 1982. She died 26 Nov 1989.
Added by Gordon Baker on Dec 02, 2014 10:31 PM
Silje Nordby
Child as spouse
I have sent in an edit, but I don't know if it adds a new spouse or replaces the other.

Regarding this memorial: 13518234
The spouse that is listed is her child.
Added by Silje Nordby on Nov 20, 2014 10:17 AM
Paul Fiskum
Fiskum Memorials
Thank you for the transfers. Paul
Added by Paul Fiskum on Nov 17, 2014 6:33 AM
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