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Karat57 (#46867069)
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Bio Photo A 'family historian' for 30+ years I only recently began taking cemetery photographs as time became available...I'm more than happy to fill requests, including those for 2 areas we visit several times each year: Clarksville, TN and Decatur, Illinois. My deepest thanks to all of the incredible volunteers at Find-A-Grave who have advanced my genealogy research tremendously, but even more important, have touched my heart with their many kindnesses and personal letters. You make this site a great one, and I salute you all!
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Judith W. (Family Finder)
Isaac H. Terhune
Hi,

First - thank you so much for posting all of the memorials for the family of Isaac H. Terhune. While I am not a direct descendant of Isaac's, I'm a descendant of his brother, William Barnett Terhune who lived in Rush County, Indiana.

While looking at the Illinois Statewide Death Index (before 1916) I found the following information that may be helpful for you -
Name of deceased: Isaac Terhune
Date: 1911 - 06 - 09
City: Decatur
Age: 77 yrs.
Sex: M
Volume: 7
Page: 242
Certificate No: 1
County: Macon

If you wish to visit the site, here's the link:
http://www.ilsos.gov/isavital/deathSearch.do

Wishing you good luck in your search,
Judith W.
Added by Judith W. (Family Finder) on Jul 20, 2015 12:04 PM
F. A. Hinton
Geral Irby -Salem Cemetery
I believe the Geral (Taylor) Irby (b. 18 Sept 1854 d. 26 Feb 1885) buried in the Salem Cemetery to be the son of Nathaniel P Irby and Mary Waller Irby. His grandfather, Geral Irby (b. 20 April 1784 d. 30 Oct 1836) was married to Martha Woodfin Irby. Martha Woodfin Irby is buried in the Salem Cemetery but I have Geral's death in Giles County TN.

Geral and Martha are my 4 greats grandparents, Nathaniel P Irby and Mary Waller Irby are my 3 greats grandparents.

Anne Hinton
Added by F. A. Hinton on Jul 15, 2015 12:59 PM
Debbie Hilliard
Haydon Wells
Thank you so much for your contribution on Haydon Wells! He is my 4 x great grandfather and I found your bio to be very informative. My lineage is through his son Archelaus whose spouse I have been unable to find. I am also a contributor to Find A Grave and see that I have much work to do regarding my bios. If you have, or find, more info regarding the Wells I would appreciate it if you would share or guide me to a source. Thanks again for you dedication.
Added by Debbie Hilliard on Jun 27, 2015 8:51 AM
Joseph Mann
Ellay Melanson
Please change the cemetery to Westlawn Memorial Park and Mausoleum. She is buried in the same vault as Albert Melanson.

I have requested a plot location.

Joe
Added by Joseph Mann on May 14, 2015 4:14 PM
Joseph Mann
Albert Melanson
Please change the cemetery to Westlawn Memorial Park and Mausoleum. He is buried in the same vault as Ellay Melanson.

I have requested a plot location.

Joe
Added by Joseph Mann on May 14, 2015 4:12 PM
Joseph Mann
Becky Ann Tauzin
Please change the cemetery to Westlawn Memorial Park and Mausoleum. She is buried in the same niche as Emile Joseph Tauzin. There is no name plaque for Emile Joseph Tauzin.

I have requested a plot location.

Joe
Added by Joseph Mann on May 14, 2015 4:02 PM
Joseph Mann
Emile Joseph Tauzin
Please change the cemetery to Westlawn Memorial Park and Mausoleum. He is buried in the same niche as Becky Tauzin. There is no name plaque for Emile Joseph Tauzin.

I have requested a plot location.

Joe
Added by Joseph Mann on May 14, 2015 4:00 PM
Sherry
RE: Charles P. Terhune
Hi, I am so sorry! Greenwood is a very large cemetery and hard to walk. I will go again and see if I can find the correct one. I had gone to the sexton office to find the block and that is the way I found this one. Their records are a mess!
I asked if there was a stone and they didn't know that either.
Sherry
Added by Sherry on Apr 10, 2015 5:57 PM
JimM
RE: Joseph G. Ryan
Joseph's marker does not have a base and is sinking and leaning. If you know someone who is related to Joseph and cares, ask them to reinstall his marker. Lynn Sexton is the cemetery manager.
Added by JimM on Jan 20, 2015 8:17 AM
Marcia Lynne vonGunden
Richard Wrisley
Hello Karen;
I am sorry but I do not wish to make the transfer of:
Richard Wrisley # 15306608
As it is I worked through F*A*G to get the transfer made from an Inactive contributor, not always an easy task.
Richard is a relation to my sister's family and I am currently working on the entire Wrisley/Risley family for her.
I sincerely hope you are able to locate some other relatives of yours.
Regards,
Marcia
# 47059326
Added by Marcia Lynne vonGunden on Jan 19, 2015 5:48 PM
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