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Mary (#47111521)
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Bio Photo I grew up in Palestine, Crawford County, Illinois. As a descendant of the Kitchell Family, founding pioneer family, I have tried to compile the connections of relatives within that family and the web of related persons in Palestine. So many of the families intermarried. I no longer live there so most of my information is on connections of families from 1815 to 1960s.
My other family interests are the Cline-Warner families who were the first white families in Oklahoma from my mother's ancestors and the Taylor-Wells-Holmes families in Ohio from my father's ancestors.
Any pictures that I post may be freely copied; they are there to be shared. It is nice to be cited as the contributor, but I don't get all hung up on needing credit. But I do feel that in genealogy work, it is best to keep track of your sources for information and pictures as it helps authenticate the material.
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Lila Frederick
Max Highsmith Carver
A gravestone photo has been added for Max Carver, memorial # 88529827.
Added by Lila Frederick on Jul 06, 2015 12:20 PM
NL Nuttall
Thomas Edgington
Thanks for all the additional information. I've linked him to his parents and will keep searching for clues to location of his first
wife. I'll try to link any children or siblings who are unconnected
as time permits, while adding to the biography. His second wife
Martha Johnson's maternal grandmother was a sister of both my
three greats and my great-great-grandmother. So I didn't really
have much information on previous marriage & children: parents;
or siblings when I originally added him to Find-a-Grave.
Added by NL Nuttall on Jul 05, 2015 12:54 AM
Marc Thayer, III
Erastus Thayer

Hi Mary,


Thanks for pointing out Erastus Thayer's marriage year and place.

Regards,

Marc Thayer III
Added by Marc Thayer, III on May 25, 2015 4:02 PM
Dale Schaefer
Frank Whitt
Thx for the info. Changes made...hopefully correctly. My info came from the death certificate, and things are sometimes not entirely accurate there.
Added by Dale Schaefer on Nov 05, 2014 7:42 AM
Holley Izard
RE: James Harvey Wilson
The lady who found it for me said she actually got it from microfilm at the county historical society.
Added by Holley Izard on Sep 27, 2014 9:11 PM
Holley Izard
James Harvey Wilson
Mary, we corresponded some time back, all our messages are still on your Find A Grave profile. I've worked on a DAR app for a Wilson descendant for some time. I wanted you to know that a DAR member found a Will for James H. Wilson in Crawford County that was written March 27, 1857, 3 days before his death. It is in Will Book 2, pages 67-69, Crawford County. It named all his children including James C. Wilson, so it ties up the application for me. Thanks you so much for your help and information on this family.
Added by Holley Izard on Sep 27, 2014 8:08 PM
RLNT/Genea Logos
RE: James Floyd Hardesty #126775525
I transferred James to you. In his bio I made the corrections you suggested but added Conflict when referring to his service in Korea. That is because the US never declared war on North Korea but was the lead nation in a United Nations force to help South Korea since China, with assistance from Russia, was helping North Korea.

Thank you for point out my typing errors, I try to double check what I write, I have arthritis in my right hand, but this must have gotten away from me.
Roberta
Added by RLNT/Genea Logos on Jul 10, 2014 9:47 AM
NL Nuttall
Leslie Lee Matthews
Thanks for pointing out the typo in Leslie Lee Matthews age. Do you know the date of his marriage to Eliza Alice Smith? If we could add the date it would help assure her spouses are in order. Her 2nd husband Oscar Ford was related through 3 of his 4 grandparents.
Added by NL Nuttall on May 28, 2014 3:59 AM
Mike Casey
Resurrection: RICH
Mary, thanks for the added biographical data for both David and Rose.
Added by Mike Casey on Mar 06, 2014 2:20 PM
Okie in Oregon
Baker
Thank you for the maiden name & marriage information. Are you possibly related to the Short's of Ponca City, OK
Added by Okie in Oregon on Dec 30, 2013 3:04 AM
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