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B.J. Nelson (#46864554)
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Bio Photo I'm a native of Longmont, CO. I'm been interested in genealogy for almost 50 years but I did take time off to raise a family. Research is much easier now then it was 30 years ago. The Denver Library and Federal Archives are not far away and that has been a help.

When I started taking photos my husband didn't come but after a visit to a cemetery that was on a one lane road on the side of a mountain he was hooked. The markers were very old and very interesting, so now he willing walks around a cemetery with me as we locate the markers that were requested. He trims the grass and pulls the weeds around the markers to be sure I get a good photo. We also stop and visit relatives and friends and look at interesting markers. The two remarks on markers I have really liked are "This is the only stone she left unturned." and "I told you I was sick."
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Fred Guse
thank you very very much for the photo! I am gathering geneology information for my husband's side of the family. I appreciate your effort!
-Nancy Oltjenbruns
Added by no on Jul 16, 2014 9:00 PM
John Vetter
Anna Belle Lemmon
Reread my msg. to you yesterday and noticed I errored on the 1920, 30 and 40 census. The household Head of course is Howard D., not Ralph. Ralph was the first child. Sorry.
Added by John Vetter on Jul 16, 2014 2:45 PM
bert johnson
daniel Nutting
Hi, I see that you take care of Daniel Nutting, he is one of my grandparent's. Taking good care, hope that maybe a family. Keep up the great work
Added by bert johnson on Jul 16, 2014 2:02 PM
John Vetter
Anna Belle Lemmon
Still looking to find where she is buried; however I have found the following info for you.
Howard Daniels Johnson, born 14 Apr 1893, Pierpont, Day Co., SD (SD birth index)
Howard D. Johnson registered WWI draft, 5 Jun 1917, Minister, Presbyterian Church, Mina, Edman Co., SD
21 Dec 1918 married Anna Belle Lemmon, Chicago, Cook Co., IL (Cook Co. Marriage Index)
1920 Census: 3024 Osgood St., Chicago, IL-Ralph (Minister) and Anna plus Ralph age 4 mo.
1930 Census: 1302 W. Newark St., Denver, Denver Co., CO-Ralph (Minister) and Anna, Ralph A. 10, Vergil R. 8, Cleland H. 7, and Beulah 4.
1940 Census: Pawnee City, Pawnee Co., NE-Ralph (Clergyman)Anna and Ralph A. 20, Virgil R. 18, Cleland H 17 and Beulah Mae 14.
Census note: Residence in 1935, Rural, Holt Co.,NE
They did move a lot.
Presume Beulah Mae was your husbands mother.
Added by John Vetter on Jul 15, 2014 3:09 PM
LaHessler
RE: John Perrin
Thanks for the heads up. I'm in no rush. If it takes a while to check thats fine.
La-Hessler
Added by LaHessler on Jul 15, 2014 12:45 AM
Merrily Lawson
Arfsten photo
Thank you so much for the very quick response to my photo request. -- Merrily
Added by Merrily Lawson on Jul 14, 2014 5:10 PM
Longmont Genealogical Society
Percy Edward Hamm
If you would connect spouces and locations to your memorials, we would be happy to remove our memorials. You need to post all the information that is available - even copy from ours - and there would no be an need for duplicates.
Added by Longmont Genealogical Soc... on Jul 14, 2014 3:47 PM
Zonebob
Continued
Roy was in law enforcement in Longmont for many years.
Added by Zonebob on Jul 13, 2014 7:49 PM
Zonebob
Thanks!
B. J. , thanks for the photo of my grand-uncle and -aunts gravestones, Roy and Mattie Clark.
Added by Zonebob on Jul 13, 2014 7:48 PM
John Vetter
RE: Thomas P Lemmon Homer Cem.
Anna Belle Lemmon was my wife's Aunt. She was Isabelle L. Marr, her mother was Mae Ester Lemmon a younger sister of Anna Belle. Thomas and Mary Lemmon were her maternal Grandfather and Grandmother.

The Marr's lived in Pierpont and Langford and had businesses in both towns untill they started farming East of Lanford. I can provide much more data if you wish.
Added by John Vetter on Jul 04, 2014 9:24 AM
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