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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, and Shawnee 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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Kathy Londo Barnes
RE: Charles Dwight Fessenden, 30462124
Thank you for the information.
Added by Kathy Londo Barnes on Jun 29, 2015 8:25 PM
Hawkfinger
RE: Lieut Ralph George Redmond, 84544300
Thank you so much.
Added by Hawkfinger on Jun 23, 2015 3:08 PM
Linda C.
Jerome Caughron
Hello, I am Jerry's sister-in-law in Tulsa. I would like to add a bio to Jerry's info which would include his brother, parents, and both set of grandparents. Jerry is originally from Tulsa and that is where everyone is buried. I want to not leave him out of the family loop. In fact, if you want to transfer him to me that would be great. Linda Caughron
Added by Linda C. on Jun 15, 2015 2:51 PM
Kathy Londo Barnes
RE: Julia Arabella Fessenden
Thank you for this information. I began looking over the line today & I added information (a suggested edit) to the Mial Austin Fessenden memorial. He was the one who moved to Kansas from Michigan. He was born in New York.
Added by Kathy Londo Barnes on Jun 14, 2015 8:26 AM
Lloyd Cunningham
RE: Frank M. Curry place of death
Thanks Cheryl. That's more info than what my Dad had so I will make the change.
Added by Lloyd Cunningham on Jun 10, 2015 7:47 AM
Kathryn Woerst
RE: Michael A Boley
He die 4/17/1938 in Shawnee Co, Kansas he is burial at Mount Calvary Cemetery, Topeka, Shawnee Co, Kansas.
Added by Kathryn Woerst on Jun 09, 2015 7:42 PM
Kathryn Woerst
Michael A Boley
Is he or his family part of your family.
Added by Kathryn Woerst on Jun 09, 2015 11:09 AM
Lloyd Cunningham
Frank M Curry place of death
Hi Cheryl, you suggested a change to his memorial and while I haven't made the change yet I'm happy to do so. However I was wondering if you could provide documentation on the place of death or point me in the direction where I could find it. It would be nice to have something for my genealogy files. Thank you, Cathy Cunningham, daughter of Lloyd Cunningham.
Added by Lloyd Cunningham on Jun 09, 2015 10:34 AM
Stephen P. Burke
Obit
Thanks for the information about the Cherokee Sentinel, dated July 9, 1937.
Added by Stephen P. Burke on Jun 04, 2015 10:41 AM
Hanson Meyer
Macrina C. Swayze-Middlesworth
Thank you so much for creating the memorial and posting all the amazing obituary information for Macrina C. Swayze-Middlesworth (Memorial# 134656194). I have been searching for her for years. All the information you supplied just helped me to solve a major part of a massive puzzle. Thank you again for being a contributor.

Warmest Regards,

Hanson Meyer
Added by Hanson Meyer on May 28, 2015 9:17 PM
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