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Ernie Fuhr (#46490489)
 member for 13 years, 4 months, 18 days
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Bio Photo I am a high school teacher and a history buff. I used to live a few blocks from Greenwood, Rockford's oldest and most historic cemetary. I started carrying a camera with me wherever I went so that I can add records to findagrave~ prominent local people, war veterans, interesting headstones, and of course, my own friends and family.

I remember when I was a kid, my grandmother, Eva Powell Fuhr, would index cemetaries and research geneaology. She kept very meticulous records, on handwritten cards and notebooks. She wrote two family histories on an electric typewriter. She corresponded with people all over the world, and truly worked to get her information (This was back in the days before the internet). Grandma's research was her life's work and she was a proud DAR member. Grandma passed on in 1985, but she left behind a great deal of material. So whatever research I do now, I shall dedicate to her memory.

If I have listed someone from your own family, and you want to list it yourself, or you want to add something to their listing, just email me and we'll work it out. I don't mean to offend anybody. The memorials are made as a tribute to the deceased. All of whom were loved and have a story to tell.



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Ken Grainger
Photo Taken
Ernie,
It wasn't any trouble getting that photo for you I was there getting one of an aunt of mine and saw you had a photo request and since I located the headstone I took it for you. Just wondering I used to work for a Norm Fuhr at Caterpillar in Mossville, IL any relation.

Ken Grainger
Added by Ken Grainger on Jul 18, 2014 8:34 PM
Bob Mebane
memorial transfer
Ernie I would like to request management transfer for the memorial on Thompson G. Dicks, we wish to centralize control of all alumni honored on The Citadel Memorial Europe website. My membership number is 47303096. Thanks you, Bob Mebane MAJ, USAR, AN ret.
Added by Bob Mebane on Mar 31, 2014 7:04 PM
cheekybones
Charles Harrison Hevrin
Thank you so much for linking him with his father,
Added by cheekybones on Mar 22, 2014 4:14 AM
Chris Klauer
RE: Memorial Transfer
Thank you so much! I have been very busy too and not worried about it at all! I do appreciate it though!

Chris
Added by Chris Klauer on Aug 18, 2013 5:27 PM
Mia Houghton
Alonzo Stalker # 37529409
Please link to parents Alexander Stalker 22334404 and Cornelia Schoonmaker Stalker 22334405
Added by Mia Houghton on Aug 17, 2013 11:20 AM
Chris Klauer
Memorial Transfer
Hello,

I was wondering if you would be willing to transfer Allen Truesdell Find A Grave Memorial# 26572106 and his wife Maria Find A Grave Memorial# 26572137
to me. They are my 3rd great grandparents.

I would greatly appreciate it.

Thank you for your dedication!

Chris Klauer
Added by Chris Klauer on May 30, 2013 6:47 PM
cheekybones
RE: Charles Hevrin
Hi Mr. Fuhr. I think I found Joicy, wife of Charles Harrison Hevrin. I believe she is the Joicy Sutter who is buried next to him. I am checking with my mother and aunt. Thanks. Cheeky
Added by cheekybones on May 04, 2013 3:12 PM
Dianna Powell Martin
Albert Powell
Please link to parents

Father William 28581590
Mother Nancy 43739968
Added by Dianna Powell Martin on Mar 05, 2013 8:44 PM
Dianna Powell Martin
William Powell
Please link to wife

43739968 nancy

Thanks Ernie
Added by Dianna Powell Martin on Mar 05, 2013 8:41 PM
Deborah R.
Thank you!
Ernie,

Thanks for the transfer of Florida Manny's memorial.

Deb
Added by Deborah R. on Aug 05, 2012 12:53 PM
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