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Todd Whitesides (#47553735)
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Bio Photo A native of Louisville, Kentucky, I've lived since 1998 in the Historic Licking Riverside Neighborhood of Covington, directly across the Ohio River from Cincinnati. My primary interest is researching the German immigrants who settled in the Ohio River Valley, especially the members of the Deutsche Pionier-Verein. My grandmother Luetta Deitchman Crenshaw cultivated an interest in our German heritage, and she was an active member and officer of the German-American Club Gesangverein in Louisville. When I lived in the Highlands Neighborhood of my hometown I would regularly visit St Louis Cemetery where my 4th-great-grandfather Johann Michael Hillerich (1795-1879) was buried. His father, his grandfather, his great-grandfather, and his 2nd-great-grandfather were all foresters and huntsmen for their kinsman Fürst Karl Thomas zu Löwenstein-Wertheim-Rochefort (1714-1789), and Michael himself was a 3rd-great-grandson of Fürst Maximilian Karl zu Löwenstein-Wertheim-Rochefort (1656-1718). Another notable German connection is through my 9th-great-grandmother Marthe Duval, Frau von Rocoulle (c.1655-1741) who was a Hofdame at the Berlin court of Friedrich Wilhelm von Preußen (1688-1740) and Sophia Dorothea von Hannover (1687-1757) and was the Erzieherin of their son Friedrich der Große (1712-1786).
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Nancy Jane Ramsey Norris
Beautiful Job Todd
I just found this and it is marvelous. I wonder if anyone transribed the obituary on Hugus deLusignan's grave. Also where can I get the little moving pics that some have put on. I work in genealogy so much. Thank yo for doing these things for everyone.
Very Sincerely,
Nanc J Ramsey, Norris
Added by Nancy Jane Ramsey Norris on Apr 30, 2016 12:15 PM
Lorrie Peterson
Weavers in Germantown VA
First of all, Thank you for all the work I see you have documented.
I am searching for Sarah Weaver B 1730 Germanna, Farquier, Va and D. 1798 Germantown, Goochland. Were these two towns the same location? The dates would work if Tilman Weaver were a father of Sarah but I only see you have listed one child for Tilman. Perhaps he had brothers? I assume there were more? Thanks for any insight
Added by Lorrie Peterson on Apr 29, 2016 10:51 PM
diashel
Ralph Lawson 1623 @ St,Anne
Is your source a headstone in the churchyard or
written records in the Parish? I just threw the
name & date in find a grave and Ralph appeared.
I was surprised. Any info is always appreciated.
Diane TX
Added by diashel on Apr 29, 2016 9:30 PM
S Mac
Find A Grave Memorial# 100176979
While researching my own family, I found that my 3rd great-grandmother's brother, a Civil War soldier from Ohio, died in Harrodsburg of typhoid at the home of J. W. & Sophia Cardwell. In a pension application, a letter from Cardwell with an interesting letterhead turned up. I added it to your memorial. If you don't find it to your liking, I can remove it. Let me know.

You've helped me in the past with your work on this website. Thanks for all that you do.
Added by S Mac on Apr 28, 2016 12:05 PM
Carol S
Bernard Von Wahlde
You were right. It was a duplicate. I added the info/photo to the other one and deleted mine. I guess it didn't come up when I searched as I didn't put a space between the Von & Wahlde.

Thanks.
Added by Carol S on Apr 28, 2016 10:01 AM
 

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