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Beth (#47257721)
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Bio Photo I was born in Bloomington Indiana. My maiden name is Hagan and I research the names Hagan and Lingle on my father's side. My mother's maiden name is May. On my mother's side I research May, Mitchell, Burch, Smiley, Storm, and many others.

I am particularly interested in Monroe County, Indiana families and cemeteries.

My ex-husband's family is from Missouri. I have researched Tucks and Stadlers and others in Missouri.

Some of the graves I have added are not my direct ancestors. If I do not have a personal interest and you do, contact me if you would like me to transfer management. Please let me know what your relationship is to the deceased.

Don't hesitate to contact me with corrections or additions. I'm particularly interested in adding photos to my memorials, so please share photos if you have them. I would also be interested in providing links to family members when they are known.

To Cyndi Fisher: I'm sorry I was inactive during the period you tried to contact me. When I tried to transfer the pages I saw you were no longer a member. If you should become active again email me at
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Larry Gardner
RE: Susannah Baber & Judith Southern Burch
Thanks for replying. Don't be embarrassed; I would love for them to be sisters too. I've proved one ancestor, Roxie Gregory-Pearson, to be my ggg grandmother through the DNA thing. I matched up, genetically, with a cousin who has a documented line to Roxie. Roxie lived in Greene County. I'm hoping for another cousin who matches up with me who is a descendant of Susannah, and there are many of them. I'll be sure to let you know if I find that special cousin.
Added by Larry Gardner on Apr 27, 2015 7:18 AM
Larry Gardner
Judith Burch and Susannah Baber
Beth, were did you get the info that Susannah Baber is the sis of Judith Southern Burch. I was just researching Catherine Whiles (AKA Katie Wiles) Baber who married Robert Baber s/o William Baber h/o Susannah. I got a hunch (it's a very old hunch) Katie Wiles Baber is the sis of my ggg grandmother Phema Wiles Dover on my Mom's side. Judith is my ggg grandmother on my Dad's side. My MtDNA haplogroup is T1a1. I would like to take that back further. I almost fell off my chair when I saw your note on Judith's Memorial. BTW I already know all about her mother being a French Huguenot.
Added by Larry Gardner on Apr 19, 2015 7:40 PM
modenna haney
RE: Sarilda Campbell
Sorry, I only know that she was in Sullivan county, Indiana for the 1910 and 1920 census living with her daughter Stella Thomas.
Added by modenna haney on Feb 02, 2015 4:47 PM
Joseph & Connie
Forgot to mention that Abraham sr is my 4th great grandfather. My line is thru Robert William Mitchell
Added by Joseph & Connie on Jan 22, 2015 11:42 AM
Joseph & Connie
Old Mitchell Cemetery
Beth, We live in Colorado but in a visit to Bedford last spring found a reference to the cemetery you mention in Jacob's memorial # 76933327. "Located on the Dennis Trowbridge farm at Peerless. Recorded by Jessie Thomas and Bernice Martin, April 28, 1965. Stones were broken, scattered and some were being used as stepping stones at the house." A short list followed. Mostly Levi's family (Jacob's Uncle) I believe this is the location of many of our family members. Perhaps if you are close by you might investigate further. Please let me know what you find.
Added by Joseph & Connie on Jan 22, 2015 11:38 AM
RE: William T B McBee
I don't think I've changed anything on the memorial. Thanks.
Added by osengineer3 on Dec 11, 2014 9:36 PM
Charles B. Tobler
RE: Wiley Burch photos
Beth, All of the Burch photos were my mother's (Opal Marie Morahan Tobler). She had written who they were on the back and I remember seeing the photos since I was a child. However, the only source for where the blacksmith shop was came from Frank (George Franklin Burch), my mother didn't know. Frank's father was Thomas Mitchell Burch. Thomas' brother was Joseph Wesley Burch who was a blacksmith in Bokoshe, Le Flore, Oklahoma and my mother's grandfather. Frank went to live with his uncle for awhile and worked in the coal mines in Bokoshe. My mother was also living there with her grandparents at that time and they remembered each other from then. I took my mother back to Missouri in 1988 and we met Frank. I asked him about the blacksmith shop and he said that it was in Hot Springs and I wrote it down in my notes. *** When I just now went back to check my notes, I remembered that Frank and his son had written me some letters after our visit. He had told me that he was going to try and find the old blacksmith shop picture that he had. In one of the letters he said that he couldn't find the picture but described it and said that his grandfather, Wiley, was wearing a white apron and he said that the shop was in Eureka Springs. I guess because they are so similar, it never registered when I read the letter. Hot Springs was in my notes. Since Frank is no longer here, I will blame it on him. So it is Eureka Springs. I will change my records. Charles
Added by Charles B. Tobler on Oct 08, 2014 8:21 PM
Sheri Shriver
Abraham Mitchell Sr. married to Lucy Wilson
Beth - I see you left flowers for your 5th great grandfather Abraham Mitchell. He is my 5th great grandfather also. Would love to share information with you.
Added by Sheri Shriver on Jul 12, 2014 7:51 PM

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