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KatyDee (#47291400)
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Bio Photo Please DO NOT post family history in the memorial notes and flower section. That is not the purpose of that feature. If you have additional information, please use the edit tab to contact me.

Any obituaries that I have posted on my memorials will not have the names of any living relatives. (I am not responsible for obits added by other contributors as a photo) Also, I try to not include living spouses when photographing headstones.
To quote local genealogist Joan Griffis,
"Personal information concerning living individuals should not be published or shared on the internet without the permission of those individuals."
I choose to just omit the names.

Most of the names I have added are family, either to myself or my spouse, and would like to keep those. I have added various other memorials, such as family friends, etc, so if I have a memorial that you would like transferred, it doesn't hurt to ask! Others have been generous to me and I enjoy passing that generosity on to others.
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bschuette
Grace M. Quirin
Hi Katy,
I have a photo of Grace M. Quirin's headstone from St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery in Smithton, however the dates don't match the Grace Quirin that you are requesting. The headstone reads :
Quirin
Raymond J. 1909-1942 "Father"
Grace M. 1907-1982 "Mother"

Let me know if this is the marker for which you are looking and I will post it.
Added by bschuette on Aug 26, 2016 6:58 PM
Cameron Disney
Kenneth Paul Dillman
You sent me 2 emails regarding Kenneth, but you did not send me an email where I can send the documentation I have

I have to send you public messages.

I have an Indiana birth certificate showing Ida O'Connor as his mother.....

You say you have different, but you did not send that documentation along with it

my email is dcdisneydarby@gmail.com
Added by Cameron Disney on Aug 15, 2016 12:39 PM
Jon Sanderson
RE: Kesner family
Katy,

that is the one. I believe that John is Ephraims brother, George and Ananais are his sons from his first wife. You can find them in Mississipi county Missouri in the 1870 census and In the 1880 census however the name spelling is Kessner. then somewhere between 1880 and 1900 John Died. we then find a Sara Kestner With 3 children at home in the same county and township. Belle Kesner Meisner's death certificate says its Geo Kestner and Sara Baily as parents but is was filled out by her husband who died 3 years later from senility so he may have been confused. Belle Kesner (Meisner) is buried in the same cemetery as my grandpa and great uncles. who I think were her brothers. Im just trying to prove that they are brothers and sisters but running into a brick wall finding John and Sarah C (Catherine) Katy Kesner/Kestner Ha Ha isn't geneology fun!

Added by Jon Sanderson on Aug 09, 2016 2:38 AM
Jon Sanderson
RE: Kesner family
Yes that is the John I am suspecting is correct.
Added by Jon Sanderson on Aug 05, 2016 9:33 PM
Jon Sanderson
RE: Kesner family
Katy,
This is not 100% accurate and based on some speculation but the similarities are to remarkable to ignore. Particularly with the name Kaziah

John C Kesner is Ephraim Kesner's brother.
He should be Kaziah Isabel "Belle" Meisner father. John C Kesner married Sarah C Bailey in 1860. His second wife. They moved to Missouri in around 1880. In census records name spelling Kessner. (neither John nor Sarah could read nor write.) 1890 burnt so no records. 1900 census Shows a Sarah Kestner with 3 children at home Anis (Ennis Andrew) Joseph, and Isaac. Sarah had 13 children of whom only 5 were still alive. The 3 at home, and Kaziah (Belle), and another unknown. Kaziah (Belle) is buried in the same cemetery as the Ennis Isaac and William. Joseph is lost possibly died young. I am searching to find John and Sarah whom I think are Ephraims brother and sister in law. I need proof then I can link the 2 groups. Because It would Be John, then Ennis, then Eurie, Then Bobby, then myself. LOL sorry such a long message. I am in champaign Illinois by the way
Added by Jon Sanderson on Aug 03, 2016 10:17 PM
Ter
RE: Fowlers
You are most welcome for the transfer. It's wonderful to see them with family.
Thanks for what you do.
Ter
Added by Ter on Aug 03, 2016 12:25 PM
patricia daudelin mccraney
Fredrick O Kogler
I am sorry. I do not have any other info on this person nor am I related. Wish I could help.
Added by patricia daudelin mccrane... on Aug 02, 2016 4:14 AM
Jon Sanderson
Kesner family
Hello Katy. I noted in one of your areas you referenced a family bible as a source. Particularly Kasiah Isabelle Kesner Trobaugh. I am doing some research on the Kesner family and have hit a brick wall. Particularly when it comes to John Cyrus Kesner/Kestner. I think he is my 5th or 6th great grandfather. any help would be appreciated.

Jon S
Added by Jon Sanderson on Aug 02, 2016 1:28 AM
C & Y Zinn-Haines
Frank Hogan
I don't know who told me about Andrew. I am not sure it is right because I did not find Frank with a father Andrew. Sorry
C&Y
Added by C & Y Zinn-Haines on Jul 29, 2016 6:02 PM
Michael DeLost
RE: B. Trobaugh
Katy, received your message and located the photos in my archives. Please make a formal photo request through Betty's memorial with this added note: "Please, this request is specifically for Michael DeLost to post existing photos, Thank you."

I'll be happy to fulfill. Regards, Mike
Added by Michael DeLost on Jul 02, 2016 8:17 PM
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