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Old Country Roots (#47439370)
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Bio Photo I was born, raised and live in beautiful Northwestern Illinois. I love searching through old cemeteries for my family and helping others find theirs. I hope to get photos taken at many of the area cemeteries and posted on Find A Grave, as time permits. I am our family genealogist and love history and antiquing.


Some of the family surnames I am researching: Lyon/Lyons, Johnson, Finkenbinder, Ortmeier, Knauer, Miller, Manion, Vertrees, Goodmiller, Machamer, Culbertson, Krugjohann, Handel, Schleuning, Oldham, Layman, Nalley, Millet, Edwards, Keck, Stone, Dubs, Lehman/Lehmann, Throne, Long, Clay, DeLong, Keeler

On my husbands side: Groezinger, Koepp, Gerner, Slonecker, Mapes, Osterday, Justus, Byrum, Beardsley



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SharonLeeF
Hugh Badger
Thanks for transferring Hugh to me. He has been reunited with his wife. Sharon
Added by SharonLeeF on Oct 07, 2014 5:43 PM
Anonymous
RE: Handel photos
Sandy, it is often that I photograph a marker and find family members that a requester did not know of. While it is fun to fulfill a request, it is far more satisfying to connect people with a family story. I am glad I could help. jim
Added by Anonymous on Oct 06, 2014 9:28 PM
SharonLeeF
Memorial # 69670226
I would like to link Hugh Badger to his wife. Would you like to transfer him to me? Or I can send you the information. Just let me know your preference. Thanks! SharonLeeF
Added by SharonLeeF on Oct 06, 2014 6:58 PM
LeslieG
RE: Vi Mapes
Any time!

It is much easier for me to transfer than for me to correct or add, so I will never deny a request from anyone who knows more than I do!!!
Added by LeslieG on Oct 03, 2014 4:54 PM
usajoe
Re: Your public message to me
Re: Your public message to me

"Erma was unlinked as a daughter to James Hiram. If you do every run across her parents, please lwt me know."

"Sandy"


Sandy:

I found obits for the parents (with the cemetery name), and there are no current memorials for them. If you want PDF copies of the obits, I'll need your email address. My email address is on my profile, and of course, yours is hidden (or else I would have sent them to you already), so you'll need to contact me.

JS
Added by usajoe on Oct 03, 2014 12:41 AM
Cheddah
RE: Catherine Way
Hi Sandy:

Thank you for writing. I appreciate your kind assistance and hope I have helped out a bit too.

Take care,

Bret
Added by Cheddah on Oct 02, 2014 10:52 PM
LeslieG
RE: Vi Mapes
Sure, send me the # plus your contributor # and I'll transfer.

Leslie
Added by LeslieG on Oct 02, 2014 6:26 PM
scrappie24
RE: Clarence Keller
I Did Receive The Pic. I Had Been Out Of Town.
Look Forward To Sharing Info Wit You

Thank You
Added by scrappie24 on Sep 18, 2014 9:11 AM
Family Tree Climber
RE: Jacob and Rachel Clay
You are quite welcome.
Added by Family Tree Climber on Sep 18, 2014 5:31 AM
Carl Catherman
RE: Adalia Osborn
Adalia is distantly related to me. I appreciate the transfer offer but at my age it's probably better to let you take care of her.
Added by Carl Catherman on Sep 17, 2014 7:25 AM
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