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OPPSheryl (#47070645)
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Bio Photo My ancestors settled in northeastern Indiana in the 1830s and I am still here. I especially like old obituaries and newspaper clippings, and of course, cemeteries.

I generally follow the transfer guidelines as outlined by Findagrave. I try to get updates done quickly.

Exceptions: I often take photos when we go on vacation, so if I have a memorial that is not in NE Indiana, I am normally more than happy to transfer it as I have no plans to do research in those areas.

Thanks to all who have sent additional information for the memorials. Time does not allow me to thank each of your personally, but please know that the additional information is greatly appreciated.

"Genealogy, begins as an interest, becomes a hobby, continues as an avocation and in the last stages, is an incurable disease."
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Leslee Lindstrom
Julie Anne Sommers Jobs
Memorial number: 65132011
Do you know if there is an obituary for Mrs. Jobs? She is my 6th generation grandmother.
They lived in Huntington, IN and were early settlers in that area.
Thanks for the assistance.
Leslee Lindstrom
Added by Leslee Lindstrom on Mar 30, 2015 7:30 PM
John Holle
RE: Dodge at Lindenwood
A photo request has been made.
Added by John Holle on Mar 29, 2015 11:22 AM
John Holle
Dodge at Lindenwood
Thank you for posting a photo for Frank Dodge. I had requested the cemetery to reset his headstone so my photo was prior to being reset. They were also asked to reset his sister Ida May Dodge's stone but I do not know if that happened. I live in Ohio so it was nice to see you followed up by posting a good picture.
Added by John Holle on Mar 29, 2015 10:29 AM
Tonya (Sechrist) Ross
Civil War Virtual Cemeteries
I noticed that in your research you had man virtual cemeteries of Indiana Civil War Veterans. I didn't know if it was only those you researched or others but if you are looking for others, my 3rd great-grandfather David Sechrist was in the 054th Indiana Regiment (Civil War) Company C - Find a grave # 10197396. They had his named spelled as Sechrest.
Added by Tonya (Sechrist) Ross on Mar 28, 2015 8:35 PM
Terry Haun
Father Ream
Thanks for the help Sheryl.
Added by Terry Haun on Mar 22, 2015 5:23 PM
Bobbie Williamson Schaffer
Nancy J Yant Gill
Thank you so much for transfer, it is greatly appreciated.

Added by Bobbie Williamson Schaffe... on Mar 15, 2015 7:41 AM
Bobbie Williamson Schaffer
Lloyd Gill
Thank you so much for the transfer.
Added by Bobbie Williamson Schaffe... on Mar 13, 2015 4:51 PM
Sylvia E. Wilkinson
The Annie Dahme, Dahmes, Dahms
I wanted to thank you for finding the information you did on "Anna Annie Dahms", (memorial number 119267467). She was the unfortunate child that lost her life at the hands of her mother. I found the link that provided what happened to her, as well as contact information. I sent a request for update of child/parent link. Her mother was also an "Anna Dahms/Dahme/Dahmes, memorial number: 143426443.

Such a sad story, but again, thank you so much for your help to get the "record straight" on this family.

(I have, ofcourse, credited you as the source provider within my family tree and on findagrave.)

Blessings, Sylvia
Added by Sylvia E. Wilkinson on Mar 07, 2015 9:18 AM
Hello hope you can help..can you tell me if there is a Mitchell R Castle b.1927 d.2010 buried in Hillcrest Cemetery Pierceton,Kosciusko Co.,Ind.
Thank you for any help on Mitchell,Sharon
Added by Sharon on Mar 03, 2015 9:10 PM
Catherine Sarber
I am writing about Catherine Sarber - Find A Grave Memorial# 104572995. Her name in my records is spelled as Catherine as well as on the Find A Grave site, but her name on the headstone is spelled Catharine, with an A.
Is she a relative of yours? Do you have any information regarding this discrepancy?
She is my G-Grandmother and I am also looking for her family.
Respectfully, Judy85364
Added by Jude on Mar 02, 2015 7:52 PM
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