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Steph T (#47490241)
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Bio Photo It's been just recently that I've discovered the fun of tracing roots - and as a result I now find myself in the local cemeteries quite often trying to unravel one mystery or another. I'm glad this site is here to help preserve the history which is rapidly disappearing. I enjoy the hunt and the satisfaction which comes from helping someone out who may not be able to make it to beautiful Southern Illinois themself. Happy hunting to everyone! Steph
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Kathy
RE: Louis Wells #111300260
THanks for the up date. I'm thankful for anyone who still have their job, with the way our country is headed. Take care & God bless.
Kathy in WA State
Added by Kathy on Jul 18, 2014 10:21 AM
Robert L Law
Thomas Alexander
Close but no cigar. The stone you found could be a part of the family of the guy I a looking for but I don't think its my guy.

As far as his military service this is what I know: 2nd Lt. Thomas Alexander Co I Unit 11 ILL US INF Civil war officer.

So if the stone does say 80 Ill then it isn't the correct male.

Thanks for your work. But apparently the mystery continues.
Added by Robert L Law on Jul 17, 2014 7:27 PM
Kathy
RE: Louis Wells #111300260
Hey! Stephanie

Just thought I'd touch base with you.
Have they been able to dig out that one stone you mentioned? Boy! I'll tell you if you find him we'll be one most appreciative family. But all who culd tell us anything about him is gone now. So it's up to me & my sister to find him. Hope to hear from you one way or the other. Take care & God bless.
Kathy in WA State
Added by Kathy on Jul 17, 2014 8:43 AM
Lori Cleland Hill
RE: Burton Cem
Thanks for replying. Does that mean it's in Perry county?
Added by Lori Cleland Hill on Jul 13, 2014 3:32 PM
Lori Cleland Hill
Burton Cem
Could you tell me where this cemetery is located? Thanks
Added by Lori Cleland Hill on Jul 12, 2014 5:22 PM
Larry Boyd
RE: Mary B Robinson
I just talked to my wife about this and she said this was a more southern tradition. I thought it was a common practice. Thanks for making the changes!
Added by Larry Boyd on Jul 11, 2014 10:53 PM
Larry Boyd
RE: Mary B Robinson
The B is for Boyd, her maiden name. Her birth name was Mary Pearl Boyd. Usually after marriage, the woman uses her maiden name as middle name.
Added by Larry Boyd on Jul 11, 2014 9:31 PM
Richard Kleinschmidt
RE: Picture
Thank You
Added by Richard Kleinschmidt on Jul 09, 2014 8:05 PM
DaWaRa
William Swanwick
Thanks for the photos of these family members. I appreciate them.
Added by DaWaRa on Jul 09, 2014 5:10 PM
Richard Kleinschmidt
Picture
Thank You for the nice Picture.
Will you please add the same picture to
Find A Grave Memorial# 98213994
Added by Richard Kleinschmidt on Jun 23, 2014 8:22 PM
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