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Mike & Robbie (#46773123)
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Bio Photo I am a retired career Firefighter from Illinois. My wife and I have also been on a volunteer fire department for years. My mother has been interested in genealogy for more than 50 years and infected us with the bug more than 35 years ago. After retiring, my wife and I really began to do in depth genealogy research and enjoy trying to connect all the family information we can get a hold of. We found that Find-A-Grave was a great tool to use to help locate and link information (like trying to put a big jigsaw puzzle together). We really enjoy going to different cemeteries and taking pictures of stones for requestors across the country. It is always quiet and very seldom does anyone talk back to you.
We have done a lot of work with the cemeteries in Keokuk County, Iowa which is where my parents and several generations of my family came from. We have also started adding names from around our home area in western Illinois.
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Vern-O
Wilbur Horn memorial
Thank you for the transfer of Wilbur's memorial!
Added by Vern-O on Mar 05, 2014 11:44 AM
Patricia J Quinto
S. Caton
He may be my GGGGrandpa. I am still researching . Would be a big surprise. I was born in Chicago and my Mom's family there since 1850s. Sylvester's daughter Mary married in LaSalle co,IL. Thankyou so much for the photo. Patricia Quinto
Added by Patricia J Quinto on Jan 14, 2014 10:56 PM
Jennifer mccafferty
RE: Adding photos
I would love to manage his page..Thank you so much
Added by Jennifer mccafferty on Dec 29, 2013 9:39 AM
Phyllis June "Miller" Johnson
James Gamel
I forgot to mention that her name is Virginia Contant. Thanks!
Added by Phyllis June "Miller" Jo... on Nov 02, 2013 4:36 PM
Phyllis June "Miller" Johnson
Jame Gamel
I see you posted the memorial for him. It's his 2nd wife I'm interested in. I'm trying to find some of her family to return some photos that I've found. Thanks if you can give me any helpful information
Added by Phyllis June "Miller" Jo... on Nov 02, 2013 4:35 PM
Paul Mack
Joan K Breheny
When her husband died, the gravestone of Joan K Breheny, #37751019, was replaced in RI National Cemetery.

Would you delete you photo of the old stone please?

Thanks.
Paul
Added by Paul Mack on Aug 15, 2013 4:58 PM
cotus hutchison
find-a-grave transfer
My name is Hutchison, I am a cousin to Wm. Sturgeon, I am working on my family tree, his grand mother and my mother are sisters, I would like a transfer so that I may up date the records.

Thank you for any help. Cotus
Added by cotus hutchison on Jun 28, 2013 10:49 PM
Bonnie Maskery
Archie A. Yarde Transfer
Dear Mike and Robbie,

Thank you so much for this transfer. (#17175906)

Bonnie (#47464165)
Added by Bonnie Maskery on Jun 12, 2013 1:15 AM
Sandy
FAG #20757487:
I would like permission to use the photo of her monument on my Ancestry page. Thank you, Sondra
Added by Sandy on May 18, 2013 1:46 PM
Mamma2
photo
Thanks so much for fulfilling my photo request for Floy Baker Jones. And for adding memorial and photo for her husband, Ralph Jones. It is greatly appreciated.
thanks, take care, karen
Added by Mamma2 on May 12, 2013 4:00 PM
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