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Kathy Robinson (#47211190)
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Bio Photo I love genealogy and old cemeteries! I am currently working on restoring an old, "abandoned" cemetery near Pleasant Hill in Pike county, Illinois with my father, Lonnie Robinson, and my good friend, Chris Harris. It is a shame to see the final resting places of the pioneers to this area covered in brush, briars and completely neglected. I need volunteers to help keep these cemeteries maintained and mowed.....

Many of the oldest gravestones have toppled or broken and I would like to get them standing proudly again. I'm learning the PROPER way through the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency cemetery preservation workshops. It's a lot of work, but it's definitely worth it.

I welcome any corrections, links, etc. to my memorials and I'm always willing to transfer memorials that aren't my kinfolk to an actual relative. I'm sure I've made many mistakes and I won't be offended if you point them out......:-)

If you appreciate seeing your ancestor's burial location, show your support by donating to that cemetery's maintenance fund. There are a few good folks who volunteer to keep the many old cemeteries in good shape by mowing, trimming trees, clearing brush, etc. and a donation toward their costs is a great way to show your support and appreciation! Without them, all the old cemeteries would disappear......(if you don't know where to send donations, please message me and I will find out for you)

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Mary Eleanor
# 105760606
Re: George W Kindle and Narcissus, his first spouse: They appear to have had a son, William S Kindle born 1867 in Alton, IL. I have not yet located data re: his death, marriage, etc. but he did appear with Narcissus on both the 1870 census as well as the 1880 census.
Added by Mary Eleanor on Sep 21, 2015 2:19 PM
Steve Trudgeon
William Miller - Photo Request
Thank you for the photos. I really appreciate the favor.

Added by Steve Trudgeon on Sep 20, 2015 11:11 AM
Marie and Bruce Newell
. Bruce Kahle #121396554
Hi Kathy,
We respectfully request permission to use J. Bruce's cemetery marker photo in our personal tree. J. Bruce is Bruce's cousin and the photo will make a great addition to our tree.

Thanks for your consideration.

Marie and Bruce Newell
Added by Marie and Bruce Newell on Sep 14, 2015 10:01 AM
Don DeWitt
marinda Witt
Thanks again for your efforts

Added by Don DeWitt on Sep 10, 2015 9:16 AM
Don DeWitt
Marinda Witt

Could you add the photo that you posted at


Thanks for your efforts!

Added by Don DeWitt on Sep 10, 2015 5:58 AM
Jan Doan
Josephine Ruyle
Thankk you for transfering Josie to me. jan Doan
Added by Jan Doan on Sep 06, 2015 9:20 PM
Sarah Stead
stead tombstone
would you post the tombstone picture from Find A Grave Memorial# 42618919
to his wife's memorial, Find A Grave Memorial# 151475013

Added by Sarah Stead on Aug 30, 2015 6:40 PM
RE: Jesse Peck
You are so welcome. You do an excellent job on the photos. We are so happy when we find one that you have put on it is always a great photo. Thanks for all great work.
Added by R&C on Aug 22, 2015 10:27 AM
Kenny Smith
You do such great work. Thanks for digging and digging.

Kenny Smith
Added by Kenny Smith on Aug 08, 2015 11:04 AM
Thanks for all the great information you have posted!

Keep a lookout for those elusive Mozier graves
Added by Mozi69 on Jul 11, 2015 10:05 AM
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