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Walking the Past (#47051340)
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Bio Photo Please take a moment to leave a flower for Mom, Shannon Howard.

I do my genealogy to honor my mother. She was very interested in our family history, both her own as well as my dad's side. She was always trying to peak my interest, to no avail. About a year after she passed away I was going through some of her papers and I was bitten by the bug.

My main interests are with the Kamery, Fahey, Howard, Hyde, Chrisman, Hill and John families of Nebraska, Missouri, Virginia and Olean/Hinsdale, New York. I have a special interest in Madison Square Cemetery in Loup County west of Taylor, Nebraska.

If you are interested in an original copy of any picture I've posted please contact me and I'll be happy to forward it to you.
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Donald Knoepfel
family links
Good morning -
I would like to ask you if you would please link
Hans A. Robertson, memorial 59059225 with his wife, Hattie A. Robertson, memorial 59059226 and also link Hans A. to his father Robert Robertson, memorial 78683823 and his mother Anne Robertson, memorial 78684286. Thank you. Donald Knoepfel
Added by Donald Knoepfel on Apr 29, 2015 6:43 AM
Anna Schreyer
Thank you very much for transferring this grave to me. Like you, I was bitten by the genealogy bug thanks to my mother. Anna is my great great grandmother.
Added by Maureen on Mar 28, 2015 7:12 AM
Reg Thompson
Thompson family!!

I just let you know that we prove that Edgar Thompson no. 46694603, is really related to the Thompson family by DNA. Three of his families members had their DNA test done, and it proves he was a Thompson But may it may not John Marshall Thompson no. 46694604, or his wife's, but a brother of his named Robert.

I hope you are,

Reg Thompson
Added by Reg Thompson on Mar 04, 2015 2:36 PM
Tawnya Michie
Sarah Esther Beetem Gill/Hazelett
I am requesting that Sarah Esther Beetem Gill (first husband) Hazelett (second husband) memorial 59058936 be linked to her mother Mary Polly Burnum Beetem memorial 50199082.

Thank you,


P.S. As a direct maternal lineage descendant, we share the same mtDNA of H7.
Added by Tawnya Michie on Jan 17, 2015 5:15 PM
Ethel Dunn
Was this Ethel Dunn the daughter of Joel and Addie (Valentine) Hall..? I have their daughter Mrs Ethel Dunn mentioned in her mother's obituary are proceeding her in death.

Thank you,

Added by garrett596 on Dec 03, 2014 5:54 PM
Michael Mussinan
Florea Family updates
Hello Again,

Just wanted to say thanks again for accepting all of my updates to the Florea Family in Hillcrest Cemetery. Still working on making sure I make the correct suggestions.

Thanks Again. :)
Added by Michael Mussinan on Oct 20, 2014 11:01 AM
Darlene Miller Ducker
William Bright Wadsworth
The obit which is attached on this William Wadsworth is incorrect. The William who was married to Lydia Skivington did not die until Sept 7, 1908 in Long Creek Township Iowa. They are listed in the 1900 Swan, Vinton County, Ohio census living with their son, Robert and his wife Carrie. William Bright Wadsworth was married to Judah Hassinger. They lived in Decatur Iowa. He died in 1879, leaving Judah a widow with several children who migrated to Nebraska.

Could someone correct this information?
Added by Darlene Miller Ducker on Oct 16, 2014 10:31 PM
Michael Mussinan
Albert and Sylvia Florea
Hello Walking the Past,

Thank you very much for accepting and processing the edits and links that I submitted for Albert and Sylvia. I greatly appreciate it. I am working on the Peterson Family and it was great to find their memorials. Once I have verified some more of their information, I may have some more updates. Thanks Again! :)

Michael Mussinan
Added by Michael Mussinan on Oct 05, 2014 1:04 PM
Helen Haddock
Patrick Bass
Your doing an awesome job Shannon. My cousin passed in 2013,not 2012.I checked out my grandmother's site(Mary O'Dell) and I know my sister in law set it up, why does it show created by you? email.
Added by Helen Haddock on Sep 25, 2014 11:24 PM
Helen Haddock
thank you
Shanon I would like very much to thank you for putting up a memorial for Karen. I recently found this website by mistake. I'm glad I did. Again a very big Thank You
Added by Helen Haddock on Sep 25, 2014 10:51 PM
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