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Mark Bennett (#46629798)
 member for 10 years, 10 months, 16 days
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Bio Photo I have been very envolved in searching down my ancestors for 30 years. Finding a new cemetery is very exciting and when I find a new little one I over indulge and tend to photograph the entire site. My pictures and Internments are all individuals that have somehow found their way into my ever growing family tree.
Currently I live in Eastern Iowa along the Mississippi River which is a wonderful starting place for journeys in search of my early ancestors.

I hope you enjoy my pictures and the information I have tried to share


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Kimberly (Breeden) Dunning
Fannie Mae Brown Breeden
Hi. Thank you for the recent edit you did for Fannie Mae (Brown) Breeden.
Added by Kimberly (Breeden) Dunnin... on Jun 13, 2015 1:51 PM
arbizene buzard
RE: Spouse of Thomas Lay, son of John Michael Lay & Rachel Leah Foley...
I think we are on the same track and probably related. I tracked what little I have through find a grave. I wrote to the historical society in Campbell county and havenít heard anything from them yet. I don't have a lot of information. By tracing my father Paul Otis Lay (Joan Carol Pritchett) to his father Perry Oscar Lay (Dora Margaret Frame) to his father George Lay (Elizabeth Manley) to father Thomas Lay (Have several different possibilities) all in Missouri, then the first thing I found on Tennessee who was John Michael "Missouri Jack" Lay (Rachael Foley). The information I found on him. Here is the link to his find a grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=29111162
I have more on the family closer to our lifetime. I would like to exchange information with you.
Added by arbizene buzard on Jun 02, 2015 2:23 PM
BeamGen
RE: Vincent Donald Bean
Hi Mark. I'm glad you notified me about the edit not being completed. I never received a message about the edit request from Find-A-Grave and when I went in to approve it I also had two prior edit requests from months back that I was never notified of either. I've made all those edits. I'm going to transfer his memorial to you. He is my relative but he is a closer relative to your wife. Take care! David
Added by BeamGen on May 28, 2015 7:10 AM
Remember the beyond
Long time
Hey Mark hope you and your wife are doing well. Been busy on the tree. Went to Monroe County little over a week ago.

Take Care of yourself
Kim
Added by Remember the beyond on May 19, 2015 5:38 PM
B.K.Butler
Martha Scott #21791191
Based on your photo and the transcription I am proposing to change her name in the memorial from Martha (maiden McMeans) Scott to Martha (maiden Scott) Irwin. Do you agree with this? (I don't believe that I'm direct relation to this person. I'm just sorting through the Scotts, Donleys, and McMeans of Jackson Cnty.)
Added by B.K.Butler on May 12, 2015 11:41 AM
jpaff
RE: Samuel Besse
Mark, you are so right. I am hoping to be able to work on restoration in a few years when I hope to have more personal time. It is so sad. Thanks again for the photos. Are you related to Samuel?
Added by jpaff on May 03, 2015 2:03 PM
jpaff
Samuel Besse
Mark, my apologies. I enlarged the photo you took and can clearly read the inscription. My vision was the problem. Please forgive me.
Added by jpaff on May 02, 2015 8:51 PM
jpaff
Martha A Harris
Thank you for photographing the gravestone of my great great great grandmother. It means so much to me.
Added by jpaff on May 02, 2015 4:56 AM
jpaff
Samuel Besse Photo
Thank you so very much for photographing the gravestone of Samuel Besse. It appears that the inscription is not readable on the stone at this time, but knowing the resting place means so much
Added by jpaff on May 02, 2015 4:50 AM
Pam Wiedemann
Bentley's
Mark. Thanks for the great pictures and volunteering your time to take them!!! Pam
Added by Pam Wiedemann on Apr 30, 2015 6:34 AM
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