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Keri (#48150755)
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Bio Photo I've always been interested in family history and genealogy, and doing a family history project where I was able to trace my grandmother's family back to 1600's Germany really fueled it.

Many of my memorials are for non-relative's graves that I photograph while walking through cemeteries. Please let me know if you would like any transferred to you.

The following text comes from "The Braidwood Story" which was published in 1957 and "is dedicated to the Pioneers of Braidwood, Illinois, to those who later promoted the city's welfare and to the interested generations that follow."


Joseph Honzik and wife came from Bohemia to America and Braidwood in 1877. He was employed in the mines until his retirement. They were the parents of a
large family, including the following boys: Jacob, Joseph, Anthony and Frank.

The widow survives and still lives here (1956), as do Joseph and Anthony of Chicago, who have summer homes here.

Joseph L., the youngest son, is an artist, who prepared the several pen and ink drawings that appear in the book."

Although this information has a few errors (the boys were named Joseph, Anthony, William, Frank, and George,) the book provide a treasured account of daily life and history in my grandfather Frank Honzik's hometown of Braidwood, Illinois.

Please visit the memorials I created for my grandfather and my cat.
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The system seems to have hiccoughed and your photo is showing 3x... Thanks for the picture!
Added by AlbqFirefly on Dec 27, 2014 11:44 AM
Patti Podboy
Edwin C. Pendrys
Thanks so much for Ed's transfer, Keri.
Added by Patti Podboy on Dec 26, 2014 5:07 PM
PFC Bahnick
Thanks for the photo and information. Happy Holidays.
Added by Rich on Dec 25, 2014 1:09 AM
Torode family photo's
I took pictures today of many of the Torode's in Clarendon Hills Cemetery that were moved from another cemetery to this location. Some of them are still listed under the previous (now defunct)cemetery. I can add the photos but will need to get them transferred. bhd
Added by bhd on Dec 18, 2014 4:04 PM
Barb Kopshina
Hannah Harris
Thanks for taking this photo for me! Barb
Added by Barb Kopshina on Dec 09, 2014 9:53 AM
Nicole Wingate
Mount Auburn Duplicates
Thank you for notifying me of the duplicates, it's so difficult to keep track when you're adding so many graves at once.
Added by Nicole Wingate on Nov 15, 2014 7:35 AM
Tim Cook
Robert Uhlhorn # 138046597
You are correct about the entry # 5522388 alraedy existing, but he has the name misspelled, that's why it didn't come up in a search. Thanks for bringing it to my attention.

Added by Tim Cook on Oct 31, 2014 1:02 PM
Chris Prondzinski
RE: Zorc
It's not. On the memorial you have the photo of Alice's grave. Maybe next to it like I said.
Added by Chris Prondzinski on Oct 31, 2014 3:53 AM
Carolyn Andrews
George Wilson
Thanks for the information on George Wilson. I have added the information to his bio.
Added by Carolyn Andrews on Oct 28, 2014 5:50 AM
Bill Schraeder
RE: Minnette
Glad I could help. Bill
Added by Bill Schraeder on Oct 17, 2014 2:09 AM
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