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Evelyn Rowe Nelson (#47040334)
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Bio Photo Genealogy helps restore the many pieces of the puzzle regarding family connections. Life is defined by the dash between our birth and the time we go to meet our Heavenly Father God.

I am interested in the "dashes" between my ancestors' birth and death beginning with those who came in the mid 1600s - 1700s: The William White family, who came on the first Mayflower voyage and settled in Plymouth, MA. Then the line of families including: Wheeler and Rowe, who first settled in Massachusetts, Brainerd-Brainard from England who settled in Connecticut, Collins who settle on Governor Sprague's property in Rhode Island. The Nicol family from Scotland who settled in St. Lawrence County, Hammond, New York and then settled in Iowa, also the Quaker families of Knowles and Wilber (from NY to Iowa). The Peckenpaughs and Steibers from Germany and then those who came in the 1800s and settled in Wisconsin, Iowa and South Dakota - Childs from England, Steiber from Prussia, Nold from Switzerland, Reiersons and Houge/Hauges from Norway, and Nicholas from Wales; Lastly those who came in 1898...from Denmark namely Christensen and Walther side and Nelsens who settled in SD and later in ND and those from Sweden, Larsson, Nelson,and Carlson families who settled in Big Stone Co. Minnesota and later in Ward County, North Dakota.

"Not to know what
happened before we were
born is to remain perpetually
a child. For what is the worth
of a human life unless it is
woven into the life of our ancestors by the records of history"

-Cicero (106-43 B.C.)
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Arthur and Ina Rowe

...Transferred to your care.

Elizabeth :)
Added by Elizabeth on Sep 17, 2016 1:20 PM
Joyce DeLong
Rowe transfers
Evelyn -
transferred Asa & Dan Rowe memorials per your request - enjoy & good continued luck with your family tree!
Added by Joyce DeLong on Sep 15, 2016 3:37 PM
Brian Backes
RE: Herb Schimmelpfennig
Hi Evelyn, I'm glad his memorial brought you good memories. Herb was my great uncle.
Added by Brian Backes on Sep 04, 2016 7:00 PM
Earl Lindquist
Donna Marie Hennix
Thank you so much Evelyn for doing that so quickly. For you information I am related to the Hennix family thru Hilder. He married Mary Lindquist, which would have been my Dads sister. I have been working on both findagrave and ancestry and trying to get them all match up correctly and could not just leave that one alone. Thank you so much.
Added by Earl Lindquist on Aug 30, 2016 12:48 PM
Earl Lindquist
Gaylen Jerome Hennix
Greetings Evelyn, could you please look at Mem Number 74355079 for Donna Marie Hennix. Listed twice is Gaylen Jerome Hennix as parents and then again as Siblings. Galylen Jerome Hennix was married to Dorothy Mildred Christiason. Not Garda Marie Myren Hennix. Thank you for looking at this.
Added by Earl Lindquist on Aug 29, 2016 10:06 PM
RE: George Chard
You are welcome. I hope I made your day.
Added by Susan on Aug 23, 2016 8:17 AM
RE: Amberzine Freeman
You're very welcome.

Added by NLColes on Jul 24, 2016 12:44 PM
Diane Payne
Ruth L. Knowles

Thanks for asking for the transfer. It is done.

Added by Diane Payne on Jul 17, 2016 10:31 AM
Debbie & Gary
Denton C. Rowe
The gentleman Michael Brenna who works at Woodland Hill Cemetery was kind enough to take the photo of Denton C. Rowe's grave site and I simply attached it to his memorial. Denton Rowe is in the Mausoleum and the location is at Eastside Heart D. #27. The credit should go to Michael for all his work in locating and taking the photo.

Added by Debbie & Gary on Jun 22, 2016 5:38 PM
Ginny Berry
RE: Edward
So happy to be able to do that for you.
Added by Ginny Berry on Jun 13, 2016 7:07 PM
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