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RL (Bob) Nielsen (#47036655)
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Bio Photo Family history research has been an on-again, off-again hobby for the past 30 years.
My immediate ancestral family surnames include Nielsen, Biel / Biehl, Pittman / Pitman / Bittmann and Witzke.
Geographic areas of particular genealogical interest to me include Shenandoah County, Virginia; Harrison County, Indiana; Cass County, Nebraska; Wabasha County, Minnesota; La Crosse County, Wisconsin; Framersheim, Germany; Rabenholz, Germany; Oering, Germany and Bydgoszcz, Poland.


My photos are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. In other words, you may copy any of the photos I post on Find-a-Grave as long as you 1) cite me as the source of the photo(s) and 2) do not edit the photos in any manner. Thanks.


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T Heilman
RE: Hiram G. Street
Thank you so much!

- Theresa
Added by T Heilman on Feb 27, 2015 10:43 AM
T Heilman
Hiram G. Street
Thank you for this picture. Based on our family research this is my great-great-great grandfather's grave hiding in the weeds. I am now in search of his wife's grave, Sarah (Wheeler) Street.
Added by T Heilman on Feb 27, 2015 6:43 AM
Rebecca ECKARD Wilson
Nora Blanche Snapp:
Thank you so much for the transfer of my Great-Great-Grandmother. :)
Added by Rebecca ECKARD Wilson on Nov 24, 2014 11:30 AM
Susanna Parrish Allen
RE: August & Amelia Franz photos
I almost listed him as unmarked. I had taken a photo of Amelia and the area around her to put on to show he was unmarked. But, then I went back to the car and got a tire iron to probe the ground. I pushed the tire iron almost all the way into the ground when I hit the headstone. He was pretty deep. I found another one later that day. I was covered with mud from head to toe. It was also cold and raining. But, that is was Find A Grave addicts do!
Added by Susanna Parrish Allen on Nov 24, 2014 5:03 AM
Amos and Carrie williams pitman
Amos and Carrie were my 2 great grandparents and I was wondering if you had obit for Carrie or joseph and eliza jones pitman? Or if have picture of carries parents which I think there names were Willis and Sabrina Cartwright?

Gina pitman Eiben
Added by Gina on Oct 31, 2014 8:01 AM
caching hound
RE: Bernard Van Mechelen #137746193
Yes. I will get to it this week.
Added by caching hound on Oct 27, 2014 10:42 PM
RE: Salentiny photos
you are welcome! glad to do it! I enjoy taking photos.
Added by Jolene on Oct 25, 2014 2:15 PM
caching hound
RE: Effie Pitman 102982479
Hi Bob~
I have good news. I had the cemetery office take me out to Effie grave so that I could photograph the grass and we found that she does actually have a stone. The stone is listed under a different last name. Her name is clearly on the stone too. I have posted it.
Added by caching hound on Oct 20, 2014 11:29 PM
caching hound
Effie Pitman 102982479
I have confirmed with Mills & Mills and that Effie Pitman does not a headstone. Would you like a photo of the grave site grass?
Added by caching hound on Sep 28, 2014 5:12 PM
Sara Fielder
RE: Sarah Emma Pitman Amy
Yes, I agree with you Bob. Thanks for all you do. Friends, Sara
Added by Sara Fielder on Sep 23, 2014 6:34 AM
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