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Ted Myers (#46904394)
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Bio Photo I began doing family genealogy over 30 years ago.After I retired from the military, I became very interested in the Civil War. I had visited many civil war cemeteries, and the many unknown soldiers buried in them. Every soldier who died in war for his country should be known and honored. And the families of the soldier should be able to know where he is buried, this has been my goal to provide that information to those who are searching for a soldier.

I spend a great deal of my time traveling to battlefields and cemeteries, and researching information on a soldier or person. If at anytime I can be of help or if you need more information please contact me. Or if you have more information on a soldier. If a correction needs to be made "PLEASE" contact me. Don't write an other "BIO" in the Flowers and Notes section of the Memorial. Leave a message or email me anytime.

I will tranfer memorials if it is a request made by a relative of a soldier. If you are not related please do not ask. If you have information in regards to a soldiers memorial I will be more then happy to add it.

"The Bivouac of The Dead"

The muffled drums sad roll's all beat
the soldier's last tatoo,
No more on life's parade shall meet
The brave and fallen few.

The neighing troop, the flashing blade,
The bugles stirring blast,
The charge,the dreadful cannonade,
The din and shout are past.

Rest on embalmed and sainted dead,
Dear as the blood ye gave,
No impious footstep here shall thread.
The herbage of your grave,

On fame's enternal camping ground,
Their silent tents are spread,
And glory guards with solemn round,
The bivouac of the dead.

No vision of the morrow's strife
The warrior's dream alarms,
No braying horn nor screaming fife
At dawn shall call to arms,

No rumor of the foe's advance
Now sweeps upon the wind,
No troubled thought at midnight haunts
Of love ones left behind,

Your own proud land's heroic soil
must be your fitter grave;
She claims from war his richest spoil,
The ashes of the brave.

-Theodore O'Hara-

Note: In making correction to memorials, I will make corrections, Birth dates, Death dates, Marriage dates add a spouse or children, if they have memorials, I will not add long Bio's, I just don't have the time. If you have a Bio I will be more then happy to transfer a memorial to you to add a bio, when finished just transfer it back. I spent a great deal of time traveling to battlefields and cemeteries which takes up a lot of my time, I would be greatful for any help you can give me in regards to memorials.

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carol smith
Pvt. William S. Jones
Thank you for listing Civil War soldiers.I'm on a search to find those that enlisted from West Springfield,MA.
Added by carol smith on Jul 13, 2014 3:10 PM
Dawn Picota
Seth Abrams
Just to let you know there is an error with seth Abrams. He is buried in COLE'S Cemetery and he died feb 21 1901 not 1900.
Added by Dawn Picota on Jul 10, 2014 7:34 AM
JT
David Niblo memorial 42515365
FYI, I posted a photo to the memorial you created for David Niblo (42515365) and requested from US Veteran's Affairs that they delete the memorial they had created for D H Niblo (3007545) as it is a duplicate and yours is more complete.
Added by JT on Jul 01, 2014 5:56 AM
Charles E. Harris
Michal H. Berkheimer Mem # 51431847
Hello, My name is Charles E. Harris. Michael H. is my GG Uncle. I am originally from Latrobe PA area. An Army Vet, retired in 1976 (27 yrs). I found another Mem for Michael #84298380 created by a person by the name of Linda Rose. He was born 12 Jan 1832. He died 8 Apr 1914. His sister Sarah Ann Berkheimer is my GG Grandmother 1829-1911. She was living in Latrobe but was staying with a Daughter and died at the town of Kreger PA. The funeral was held at her home Church in Latrobe. I cannot find where she is buried. Information which I have points to the fact they were full blood Shawnee Indians. Sarah was married to William C. Payne 1821-1898 who also served with Co C, 84 PA Vol Regt. He is buried in Machesneytown Cem near Latrobe PA. The Father of Michael was Lewis Berkheimer 1805-1887. The Mother was Anna Mary Hysong. Children were: Sarah Ann, Michael, Jacob, David, Margaret, Mary Ellen, and William. I also have some dates on them and I have an old picture of the Payne Family minus William Jr and William Sr.
Charles E. Harris
Added by Charles E. Harris on Jun 22, 2014 2:41 PM
Theresa Sevrence River
George & Phebe Goff
I was wondering, if you're not related to them, if you might transfer them to me? Thank you.
Added by Theresa Sevrence River on Jun 11, 2014 12:54 AM
GerbLady
RE: Memorial Ttransfer
Your request just came in this week. I address my inbox about once every 10 days for SACs and transfers.
Added by GerbLady on Jun 05, 2014 5:22 PM
psc
Jerusalem Cemetery, Wayne Count, PA
Thanks for your very prompt response to my edit suggestion for Justin T. Havilah.
Added by psc on Jun 04, 2014 6:23 PM
marsha
Memorial 55596668
Hi Ted. Just an FYI...William Crabtree was born 1826 in Virginia. He married Mary Harmon on Nov 13 1846 in Lee County Virginia, they then located to Ohio
where William entered the Civil War. I found all Mary's widow pension files at fold3 where all of this information is. Thank you for the memorial page.

Marsha
Added by marsha on May 06, 2014 5:45 PM
JT
John F. Egolf - 94053430
FYI ... I posted a photo of the marker for John Egolf on his memorial page.
Added by JT on Apr 28, 2014 8:36 AM
Medora
RE: Joseph Repsher
Hi, Ted--

Joseph was my great-great grandfather. I was pleased to find that you had listed his grave here, so I thank you for that. He was my family's only loss in the Civil War, to the best of my knowledge.

Medora
Added by Medora on Apr 26, 2014 12:07 PM
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