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Beverly Smith Harker (#46982539)
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Bio Photo I am Beverly Harker. I am retired homemaker and live in Iowa. I have been interested in genealogy for many years. I enjoy doing cemetery searches. Family names-Harker-Ogden-Smith-Lewis-Steele-Nofsker-Lonis-Snodgrass-Kelly-Romick. I am happy to transfer if you are not part of my genealogy line.
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RE: Beaulah Kasdorf
Glad I could help out. Sorry with the cloudy weather the pictures don't have much color. But I should not complain, I'm still taking pictures at Christmas time! Best wishes and Merry Christmas, Dale
Added by DMaron on Dec 20, 2014 4:44 PM
Steph T
RE: Mary Waddle # 138178185
Well, ok then. I won't be going for a photo this weekend as the ground is now covered with snow! I love it! Miss the snow we had when I lived in the Quad Cities - I did go back to my copy of a cemetery transcription that was done pre-1970 and did NOT find John Waddle listed there, though and I wanted to let you know that. If you have any info that may indicate where he came from or went to from Coulterville I can take a look around nearby to follow up on any clues you may have.
Added by Steph T on Nov 26, 2014 5:29 PM
Steph T
RE: Mary Waddle # 138178185
Transfer complete! Enjoy :)
Added by Steph T on Nov 25, 2014 9:06 PM
Steph T
RE: Mary Waddle # 138178185
It's me again!!! I just got to the message asking for the transfer of your ggg'ma - I'm very excited to place her in the hands of family! I am a "transplant" in Coulterville and don't have a lot of knowledge of the families that settled here... But did know that hers was a name I've not seen anywhere that I can recall. As soon as I get on a real computer and off the phone I'll get that taken care of for you.
Added by Steph T on Nov 25, 2014 7:49 PM
Steph T
RE: Mary Waddle # 138178185
Hi Beverly! I'll get out to the cemetery first chance I have and get you a newer photo for Mrs Waddle. As for her husband, I'm guessing he isn't there, or there is no headstone. I have uploaded photos of every stone that was visible at the time I took them. I will keep my eyes and ears open for any sign of him, though, either in Coulterville or any of our neighboring communities. Wishing you a happy and blessed Thanksgiving this week. Stephanie
Added by Steph T on Nov 25, 2014 7:37 PM
Marc Doty
Rosemary's obituary
No, I don't post obits or other people's photos because they are copyright protected.
Added by Marc Doty on Nov 12, 2014 3:50 PM
Romaine Stauffer
RE: Daniel Bieber
A rough translation:
Jacob Bieber and Ester (Lesher)had a son named Daniel born in the year 1799 the 20th day of November in the State of Pennsylvania and Oley Township. He was baptized on (?) May 1800.
The names at the bottom are probably the officiating minister and witnesses but I can't decipher them.

Notice the mother's maiden name ends with "i-n." This suffix was commonly added to a woman's name in this era to indicate female gender. I would think her first name would do that but that's how it was done at that time.

Since this is a pre-printed form which was just filled in, you may be able to find a book with an identical form which would give you an exact translation. I can read some German but not well enough to attempt a word-for-word translation.

I don't remember where I got this. I was just going through my files this morning, found it, and thought it might be helpful to someone. Glad to hear we scored! You are welcome to copy and circulate as you wish.
Added by Romaine Stauffer on Jan 08, 2014 10:22 AM
RE: Daniel Harker

Harker is a very big name in Browns Mills/Pemberton Township. There are Many, Many graves baring the name Harker in all of the local cemeterys. A lot of them are difficult to read because they are so weathered.

We even have an elementary school called Harker Wylie.

The Pointville Cemetery is just a field located on Fort Dix Army Base. It is tucked at the end of a runway on one side and a road on another and a building on another side. I do not know who is responsible to take care of it but, It is not well maintained. There are many stones that are quite old and they are nothing but nubs that poke out of the grass that have no writing on them. There was some recent activity at the cemetary. The fence was taken down and a new plaque placed, so maybe there has been some renovation.

I believe I have taken photos for you before of Harker Graves.

Added by Jenny on May 18, 2012 7:41 PM
Neil D Scheidt
Dietrich Bieber
I visited the Historical Society today and found a burial record for Maria Elizabeth, wife of Dietrich. Nothing for him, but since he died before her I would assume he is there with her.
There were at least 8 sandstone memorials which were listed as unreadable.
Many burial records were missing. There was no record of burial for wife of George 1698.
I also determined the person at the stone carved with George Bieber; Margaretha Bieber, 5 Nov 1765-26 Nov 1770 5/2/6. The record included the fact that George's name was on her stone.
I have notified the cemetery about this situation.
All of the above is now in findagrave
Regards, Neil
Added by Neil D Scheidt on Dec 14, 2011 6:26 PM
Robert Malone
Norris Monument
Regarding your questions: The Norris monument is about 6 feet tall and contains the names of William, Margaret, Rebeca, and Nicholas, only. Margaret also has a separate, badly leaning, stone beside the family monument. John L. Norris is not on the family monument, but his damaged stone is beside Margaret's. It looks like there may have been other individual stones, but they are either broken, missing, or no longer readable. The family monument appears to be well cared for with a planting and flag, with a G.A.R. veteran's plaque.
Added by Robert Malone on May 17, 2009 7:19 PM
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