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Old Country Roots (#47439370)
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Bio Photo I was born, raised and live in beautiful Northwestern Illinois. I love searching through old cemeteries for my family and helping others find theirs. I hope to get photos taken at many of the area cemeteries and posted on Find A Grave, as time permits. I am our family genealogist and love history and antiquing.


Some of the family surnames I am researching: Lyon/Lyons, Millet, Edwards, Mitchell, Goodmiller/Guthmuller, Keck, Johnson, Stone, Grandy, Hazelton, Machamer, Hartman, Dubs, DeLong, Keeler/Kahler, Culbertson, Clay, Ortmeier, Hoefer, Ploeger, Krugjohann, Bokemeier, Knauer, Rath, Haas, Handel, Groezinger, Accens, Miller, Schleuning, Schnider, Manion, Patton, Oldham, Kavanaugh, Noland, Vertrees, Layman, Williams, Nalley, Henderson

On my husbands side: Groezinger, Koepp, Gerner, Slonecker, Mapes, Osterday, Justus, Byrum, Beardsley



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Lois
RE: Augusta Raddatz
No, she is not a relative that I know of, but I am always looking for Schmidt's in Illinois. That is where some of my relatives settled.
Thanks anyway.
Added by Lois on Mar 27, 2015 9:45 AM
Cheryl Locher Moonen
RE: Margareta Brackman
Don't fret, there is a lot of it going around>
Added by Cheryl Locher Moonen on Mar 27, 2015 9:24 AM
Roger Schneider
Casper Schneider
I noticed you have Casper's first name spelled
Kasper (with a K). His ship arrival record 27 Jun 1861), the 1870 and 1880 ancestor.com census records have his name listed as Casper (C).
The Only record with the (K)is the Quit Deed record of Feb 1883 which was filled out by others. All other records (while he was living) has Casper with a (C). Roger
Added by Roger Schneider on Mar 13, 2015 9:41 AM
Roger Schneider
Casper Schneider's 200th B-Day Celebration
Hello.. I know you have done a great deal of fine work in the Mossbach area. I am reaching out hoping that you maybe in contact with some of Casper and Magdelena Schneider's family.

Casper and Magdalena's gravestones are really not readable so I am having a new basic grave marker set in between them with only their names and dates. That will take place on March 28th, 2015 at 12 noon. Was hoping you were in direct contact with my cousins who may still live nearby Mossbach. If so, could you have them contact me here, or if you would not mind, through you and will give more details about the celebration.

Thank you,
Roger Schneider
Added by Roger Schneider on Mar 10, 2015 5:35 AM
LeslieG
RE: Vi Mapes
You are very welcome!
Added by LeslieG on Mar 08, 2015 12:54 PM
Sheila White Hughes
Thank you
This is a belated thank you for the transfer of Carl Mielke. I didn't mean to take so long to get in touch. I do appreciate the transfer very much! --Sheila
Added by Sheila White Hughes on Mar 07, 2015 5:19 PM
Robin Maloney
Mary Rachel Tyrrell Lyon
Thank you for the links. I am a Tyrrell by birth. Mary Rachel Tyrrell is 2nd cousin 5 X removed. Our common ancestors are her great grandparents Samuel Tirrell and Sarah Gurney. They are my 6th great grandparents. So I am a cousin on her father's side to her and to her descendants. There is no need to transfer the Hasting memorials unless you are looking to do so, then I would be happy to care for them. Robin in New Hampshire
Added by Robin Maloney on Feb 05, 2015 3:23 PM
Tara Brown
Memorial #140802114
Can you please transfer this memorial to me as this is my Uncle. Thank you.
Tara Brown
Added by Tara Brown on Jan 02, 2015 6:34 PM
HeatherP
Memorial# 100344229
The name on this memorial should be Ardella instead of Arabella Mack. Ardella is the name given on Walter Daniel Mack's Marriage Records for the state of Illinois. Ardella is the daughter of Jacob and Beulah Cain.
Added by HeatherP on Dec 19, 2014 9:47 PM
stacy thomas
RE: George A. Moore
thank you
Added by stacy thomas on Dec 19, 2014 9:41 PM
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