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K. Roberts (#46807847)
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Bio Photo Have been doing a limited amount of area cemetery visits, Peoria, Ill.

Surname interests, Uttenhove from Ill. & S.D., DeSutter from Henry County, Ill., Fox & Hechtner from Princeton & Bureau County, Ill., Hartzell/Hartsell and Smith from around Wabash County, Indiana, Princeton & Bureau County, Ill., Jensen/Jenson from Bureau County, Ill. ; Cassin from Mercer County, Ill., Curran from Ill. & Iowa, Cassidy & Collins from Door County, Wisc., and Mooneys & Tullys around Chicago, Ill.

Then there is my Husband's family, Driscoll from Peoria, Ill., and Roberts from Lebanon, Ky. (part of the Md. to Ky. group).

Personal policies

I do not add verbatim obits. Extracted info not naming living individuals acceptable.

I also do not add information from records such as census. May add if rewritten in paragraph form at my discretion.

I like Chris' description so well I'm posting a link to his contributor page Chris' contributor page.

As much as I try to prove or disprove information, I can not guarantee that information provided for memorials is correct. Meaning this information is not usable as a primary source. Photos can be considered as a primary source.

FYI: 1900 Census is NOT an accurate source for birth dates! Their use in cemetery records will mislead people.

Caution: My email was hijacked today 6/11/2015
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Huffman, Ervin Wesley Jr. "Sonny"
Cookie Godinez
The funeral is Friday at 10:30. You are welcome to attend.
Added by Huffman, Ervin Wesley Jr.... on Jul 02, 2015 11:45 AM
Jana Oppendike
Edward & Bernice Specht
Would you please consider transferring #80694443 & 80694420 to me? They are my aunt's parents and I have found more information for them. My # is 46982326. Thanks!
Added by Jana Oppendike on Jul 01, 2015 8:49 AM
Fred Richards
William T. Roach
Hi, William T. Roach, St. Mary's Cemetery in Peoria, is listed in Find A Gave as having died on Dec. 17, 1907. He was the son of John and Susan Roach who are buried in the same cemetery. His brother John and sister Grace are buried in Blk I Lot 2 with William.

The problem is . . . William Roach is listed in the 1910 census as living with his parents on Mound Street in Peoria. While census records are not perfect, I've not run across anyone who had died three years earlier still being listed on the census.

Could you check the information, headstone, death records, cemetery records, etc. to verify his death date.

William is a 1st cousin of my wife's mother. If his death date can be corrected or otherwise verified it would be greatly appreciated.


Fred Richards
Added by Fred Richards on Jun 30, 2015 4:01 PM
Fred Richards
Mary Francis Roach Sours
Hi, I put in a correction for Mary Francis. Her family is buried at St. Mary's Cemetery in West Peoria. She was married to Benjamin Sours who is also buried there. Her Social Security Index shows her death date as Feb. 15, 1968. There is a Marie Sours listed as being buried in St. Mary's with a death date of Feb. 20. 1968. I am reasonably certain that this is Mary Francis Roach Sours. Mary Francis was born on June 11, 1895. (Mary Francis was the daughter of my wife's grand uncle.) Thanks, Fred Richards
Added by Fred Richards on Jun 29, 2015 4:29 AM
Stephen Cantrell
RE: Library
Use it all the time!
Added by Stephen Cantrell on Jun 20, 2015 8:51 PM
RE: Vandran
Excellent - I'm going through some old obituaries that my grandmother had saved and found it. Got to shut down now for bad weather -
Added by Shawdau on Jun 20, 2015 7:58 PM
RE: Carmody
You are very welcome!
Added by DAR2015 on Jun 19, 2015 12:26 PM
Gerald Gernant
William L. Gernant
Kat, will you please transfer his memorial to me. He was my first cousin. Thanks.
Added by Gerald Gernant on Jun 17, 2015 5:12 AM
Transfer Aunt & Uncle ??
I would like to be able to connect my Aunt and Uncle to the other family memorials. Could you please transfer #77635533 and #129298521 to me?
Added by CuriousQuests on Jun 15, 2015 1:26 PM
RE: Slevin
You're welcome.
Added by Gina on Jun 12, 2015 2:52 PM
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