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Beegee57 (#47262540)
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My interest in genealogy began long before I had the time to do very much with it but I started by gathering information in 1993 from my grandparents. Then my cousin took my information in 2001 and really completed the maternal side of my family tree.That left my paternal side unfinished.My great-grandmother, Bessie Spurgeon Horn, was an avid collector of family obituaries and newspaper articles. I began scanning them into my computer and slowly started making some sense out of the connections. My five children have finally flown the coop and that leaves me time to really get busy with the information I have collected. I appreciate all that people have posted on the various websites on the Internet and have begun to post as many of the obituaries and newspaper articles that my Great-grandma Bessie collected as I can. As most of them are of her cousins and their families, I have even branched out and researched those connections in order to make these valuable resources available to distant family members.Please feel free to "snatch" them from the Internet and use them in any way you want. If a higher resolution copy is needed, just email me and I will be glad to send it to you.

Thanks...and happy hunting!

(PS If you use my photographs and belong to the Horn or Spurgeon family, I would like to hear from you and perhaps compare notes....)
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RE: Gertie Henderson
Thank you. The same to you.
Added by M M on Sep 14, 2015 9:23 AM
RE: Gertie Henderson
Thanks for adding the correct obituary. I saw the error as I clicked the button to send the first copy.
Added by M M on Sep 13, 2015 10:00 PM
RE: Gertie Henderson
Thanks for the information. I actually sent a message asking for the memorial to be transferred to me (a distant relative) as I saw that Alberta has passed away and staff are evidently currently maintaining the memorial. I will add the information to the other memorial as well, but I will wait and see if the memorial is transferred to me in the near future. I know that information does get added to Alberta's memorials so one way or another I will add it. Thanks again for the information and your time.
Added by M M on Sep 13, 2015 9:42 PM
Kent Gebhard
RE: Eli Boyer
Also, if you ever are looking for another SD grave hit- for a cemetery search field under "Archives' then "for genealogists" then Cemetery records. These mostly are WPA surveys up to about 1940.

Added by Kent Gebhard on Jul 20, 2015 2:35 PM
Kent Gebhard
RE: Eli Boyer
I'm happy to be of help and do so to repay those who have volunteered for my requests. Yes, please use the photo as you wish.

Kent Gebhard
Added by Kent Gebhard on Jul 20, 2015 2:30 PM
Diane Gravlee
RE: Samuel and Sarah Spurgeon
I think the alternative spelling would have triggered a closer look on my part, but I could have missed it with that spelling.
Added by Diane Gravlee on Jul 06, 2015 12:38 PM
ellen white
RE: Wolfe Family
You're welcome!
Added by ellen white on May 19, 2015 10:46 AM
ellen white
RE: Wolfe Family
Of course, you may use the photos. No credit is needed. It was my pleasure to be able to obtain them for you.
Added by ellen white on May 18, 2015 10:41 AM
Beth Burns
RE: William and Sarah Horn Losey
To Becky,

Sorry, has been awhile since I have been on Find a Grave. Wasn't sure if I had responded to your request. Yes. You may use my photo.

Let me know if I can help you in any other way.

Beth Burns
Added by Beth Burns on May 12, 2015 2:25 PM
Karen J
RE: Fred White
Sorry my mistake. Maybe it was on one of the other graves there that I saw the White surname as a submitter, or on a photo submitted to one of them. I was trying to do too much on Find A Grave yesterday.
Added by Karen J on May 03, 2015 1:59 PM
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