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Cheryl White (#47328595)
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Bio Photo I've been collecting family history for the last 35 years. My husband and I have deep Kansas roots. His are in Ottawa, Lincoln, and Cloud counties; mine are in Wabaunsee, Pottawatomie, Shawnee, and Crawford counties. Our people have been in this state since 1857, and I find more little items about their everyday lives as I read the old weekly newspapers on microfilm at the Kansas Historical Society's archives in Topeka.
I post family trees at Rootsweb and Ancestry, and post obits on the surname pages at Rootsweb if I don't know the cemetery where the burial is.

I'm currently working on four projects:
1. Working with others to photograph Mount Hope Cemetery, one of the large city cemeteries in Topeka, Kansas.
2. Reading my way through the Cloud County, Kansas, Glasco Sun, sharing obits as I find them. Most connect to one of my husband's family lines.
3. Reading old issues of the Alma Signal/Enterprise, Wabaunsee County
4. Reading old issues of the Cherokee Sentinel, Crawford County, adding obits to the Cherokee cemetery.

NOTE: If you would like me to look for additional information on burials in Mount Hope Cemetery, Topeka, or Cherokee Cemetery in Crawford County, please let me know via the edit tab on the page.
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Karen
Edward Kiene #125529351
I would like to add information.

Thank You
Karen
Added by Karen on Aug 24, 2015 1:49 AM
Carol
Kelso
How can I get ahold of Jill Herzog about William Wilson Kelso obit.
Added by Carol on Aug 22, 2015 3:50 PM
Carol
RE: Oren and Ottilie Kelso
Thank you so much Cheryl - Orin's father was not Warren, but Orin Linden Kelso, same name as his son "our" Orin. just fyi
truly appreciate the work that you do. I do believe that Orin and Ottie's son William or Billy has passed away, any nfo on him.
Added by Carol on Aug 21, 2015 12:09 PM
Joyce Taff
RE: Floyd Arol McQueen
Cheryl,

Thanks for the extra effort items like this sure help when you are researching your ancestors.
Joyce
Added by Joyce Taff on Aug 20, 2015 3:01 PM
Valerie
Nora Marian Smith
Thank you for adding the birth and death information for Nora. I appreciate it!

Valerie Williams
Added by Valerie on Aug 18, 2015 6:41 PM
Rosalie
Bailey
Thanks for the transfer of John Bailey. I appreciate your kindness.
Added by Rosalie on Aug 17, 2015 11:44 AM
NANCY W
RE: Margaret Wyker Shultz, Wamego
You are very welcome. I'm always glad to help in any way.
Added by NANCY W on Aug 12, 2015 7:44 AM
Rick
Anna Walker
You may post her obit if you wish. Thank you for asking and for all that you do on findagrave.
Added by Rick on Aug 10, 2015 6:01 PM
Joanne Slayden Hughey
Roy F LaCrone
Cheryl, would you please add links to Roy F LaCrone. Father Edward A LaCrone #10887064 and Mother Edna M LaCrone 10887063. Thank you for taking the wonderful pictures. Roy is my grandmother's brother. Joanne Slayden Hughey
Added by Joanne Slayden Hughey on Aug 10, 2015 9:34 AM
GeekyGraveGirl
RE: Mary Gross from Mt. Calvary transfer
This is a cemetery that is still only partially documented. I believe many of the original listings by Marie were from one or another area funeral homes. I found another online listing from which I had added close to 1,000 names! The last time I photographed a section, I added about 25 names. So, her relatives are probably still out there. I probably have about 1/6th or so of it photographed.
Added by GeekyGraveGirl on Aug 09, 2015 4:16 AM
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