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Mary Joan (#47178922)
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Bio Photo I joined Find-A-Grave to "pay forward" the help I have received from others.

Most of the cemeteries, in Defiance and Williams County Ohio, have been read/walked and indexed. I would be willing to look up and send information if requested. I am most knowledgeable about the cemeteries in Farmer Twp. and Washington Twp., Defiance County; and for St. Joseph Twp., Springfield Twp. and Pulaski Twp., in Williams County.

OF INTEREST to others may be the link to the Williams County Public Library (WCPL) obituary index. Anyone who has died in the Williams County, Ohio area since 1870 is most likely on the index. Many Defiance County, Ohio obituaries were included in the Williams County newspapers. I suggest searching by using the last name only. Keep in mind the spellings may vary so try several options if you do not get results on the first search. If a name is listed more than once, it is because an obit was published in more than one local paper. Not all of the papers have been added, so check back often to see if there is a new entry for one of your Ancestors.

The obituary index direct link is
http://obits.mywcpl.org/ (updated 01-2015)

You can request obits online and they will be sent by email.

The link to the WCPL library history and genealogy department is
http://www.mywcpl.org/local (updated 01-2015)

The above URL will have links to Williams and Defiance County Genealogy Society websites.


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Joanne Thompson Berger
William Mann #66201397
Hello ...I am wondering if it would be possible to use your cemetery photos on my tree . He is my 4x gr grand and I will give you and Find A Grave full credit... Thank you Joanne
Added by Joanne Thompson Berger on Apr 19, 2015 6:07 PM
Racergirl
RE: Clara M Conkey Smith
Thank you for creating a memorial for Clara. The only information I have on her is that her son married Carrie Ertel Husted. So I didn't want to create one just to have the link. I have linked her to her son, Ralph.

Also, I will be sending you an email. My email is bratsracergirl_8@yahoo.com
Added by Racergirl on Apr 15, 2015 9:27 PM
Bulldog
George OHLEMACHER
The Woodlawn Cemetery records state this individual is buried in the City Lot. This land is considered a Potters Field and there is a stone marker indicating this. The land is directly south of the office and adjacent to Webster Ave. Less than a dozen markers are visible and most cannot be read, even with a rubbing. Was not able to locate a marker for any of the eighteen (18) requests. Sorry!
Added by Bulldog on Mar 25, 2015 6:53 PM
DOUG KIGAR
Matilda Tharp
Please link gggrandmother Matilda Tharp to my ggrandmother Find A Grave Memorial# 52178497,

Thank You

Doug Kigar
Added by DOUG KIGAR on Mar 02, 2015 7:18 PM
Thomas L. Harman
Wayne Hulbert & Beulah McCollough
Thank you so much for posting the engagement photo for Wayne and Beulah.

Always like to be able to put a face to the names.

Tom
Added by Thomas L. Harman on Feb 04, 2015 1:14 PM
J Mann
William Mann - Kemp Cemetery
Mary Joan - Please contact me at M500jr@att.net.

John Mann
GGG Son of William Mann
Added by J Mann on Jan 21, 2015 4:56 AM
Neil B (John 3:16)
Hi Mary Joan,

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Thanks for your friendship. May this year bring you many unexpected blessings.

Neil
Added by Neil B (John 3:16) on Jan 02, 2015 1:43 AM
Hallie Smeltz Martinson
RE: More Smeltz info to email
2 emails came through on FindAGrave but, no attachments.
You can use my email to send hdbm@aol.com
I am dying to see what you have found.
Thanks
Hallie
Added by Hallie Smeltz Martinson on Dec 29, 2014 1:08 PM
Dotti Lydecker
James Pollock
I didn't get your message and do appreciate why, getting used to a new computer can be frustrating at times. Great news you've found someone that might be able to help, please let me know what I need to do. Thanks so much for your help.
Added by Dotti Lydecker on Dec 29, 2014 7:22 AM
Debe Clark
RE: James Pollock tombstone
I am fairly close- about 20 minutes or so away. My next couple of days are pretty much full up, but I will see what I can do for you toward the end of the week.
Added by Debe Clark on Dec 27, 2014 5:10 PM
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