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Killian (#47244834)
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Bio Photo I love history and I love Find A Grave. I feel preserving cemetery records helps majorly in family research. I have been doing family research since 2008 and I love it. I always love to learn more. Here is a list of some of the surnames I am researching: Skaronea, Leonard, Keating, Belcher, Vittorio, Bilski, Cross, Frauenholz, Seirer, and Spong. These are only some of the names I am researching. Note about Calvary Cemetery records: I got a book of records from the 1980s from the LaSalle County Genealogy Guild. I have the records but no pictures.

Cemeteries I have fully documented:
1. Daggitt Cemetery - Highland Park, IL
2. Boothill Cemetery - Tombstone, AZ
3. Druce Cemetery - Third Lake, IL

Cemeteries I have partial records for:
1. Ascension Cemetery - Libertyville, IL
2. Fort Sheridan Cemetery - Fort Sheridan, IL
3. Ivanhoe Cemetery - Mundelein, IL
4. Lake Forest Cemetery - Lake Forest, IL
5. Lakeside Cemetery - Libertyville, IL
6. St. Mary's Cemetery - Lake Forest, IL
7. St. Patrick's Cemetery - Lake Forest, IL
8. Vernon Township Cemetery - Lincolnshire, IL
9. Sunland Memorial Park - Sun City, AZ
10. Mount Rest Cemetery - Rosecrans, IL
11. Transfiguration Cemetery - Wauconda, IL
12. North Northfield Cemetery - Northbrook, IL
13. Northfield Union Cemetery - Northbrook, IL

I am willing to go to any cemeteries in Lake County, IL and cemeteries in northern Cook County, IL.
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Willison in Lakeside Cem. Libertyville
Hi Killian,
In the records you have for Lakeside Cem. in Libertyville do you see a burial for Miles (spelling on stone is Milles) Willison, died 1911? I created a memorial for him and uploaded a photo of his gravestone but I have not been able to find a death record. Thank you for your time. -Judi
Added by J B on Apr 04, 2015 9:18 PM
Using flour on headstones
You entered a photo for Philip A. Druce in Druce Cemetery with something white all over half of the stone. It's #637494476. Please take a photo first to post. Here's Find A Grave's FAQ's answer...
Never apply bleach, ammonia, shaving cream, chalk, flour, baking soda, cornstarch, firm pressure or use anything abrasive. Do not post photos of recently chalked or shaving-creamed headstones. Thanks, Kathy
Added by Kathy on Dec 22, 2014 4:16 PM
Judy Sporleder Davin
David Davin
Will you please transfer my husbands Find A Grave to me?
David E Davin #58200262 to
Judy Sporleder Davin

Thank you
Added by Judy Sporleder Davin on Aug 20, 2014 4:32 PM
Linda Shepard Salzer
North Cambridge Catholic
I e-mailed the cemetery to ask if they could either set any fallen gravestones back up or at least flip them inscription side up but have not recede any reply.
Added by Linda Shepard Salzer on Aug 06, 2014 9:33 AM
Memorial Number 71458128
Hi Killian,
I have submited an edit via the tab on Thomas M. Cash's memorial (see number in subject line). Just giving you a heads up for this burial at Fort Sheridan.
Added by CVal on Jul 22, 2014 2:47 PM
Ken Nagel
Rose Disney In Lakeside
Please transfer my family member to me. Her memorial #67770759. My #47221898 Thanks.
Added by Ken Nagel on Jul 14, 2014 12:58 PM
Calvary Cemetery
Can you give me any more information about #66521401?
Added by Alison on Apr 17, 2014 10:31 AM
Calvary Cemetery
Thank you for all your work on the Calvary Cemetery. I have photographed all the headstones in that cemetery and am in the process of submitting them all; it is a labor of love, but I feel as strongly as you do about preserving the history and honoring those laid to rest there. I live near this cemetery and have family there. If you need me for anything let me know. I may have some questions for you, if you have the time?
Added by Alison on Apr 17, 2014 9:06 AM
Mary Graff in Calvary Cemetery, Ottawa
Hello -- thanks for adding all these records....I would like to request a transfer of Mary Graff (Memorial# 65275223) to me.
She was my great grandmother. Thanks very much!

kpergrem at
Added by kpergrem on Apr 15, 2014 11:40 AM
Marie Ann Dubus Garrett
Thank you so much for processing the edits of the Nugent family. I have left one more edit On Edward Nugent and it is asking to connect Edward to his parents and wife:

Father: Edward J. Nugent #31368563
Mother: Rosa "Rose" Philemena Dubus Nugent #31368557
Spouse: Mary Jane Canar Nugent #57837672

Thank you for connecting this family together....It sure does make for a complete memorial!!

I appreciate all you have done!
Added by Marie Ann Dubus Garrett on Feb 25, 2014 11:12 AM
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