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William Croghan (#47984001)
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Bio Photo I started doing this to find my family....it kinda took off.... If I have a relative of yours,, I will gladly transfer them to you. I do not care about the generation policy, family should be with family.

Please use any of my pictures in anyway you want, that is what Findagrave is for... I do not want to be a hoarder of graves,,,or need credit for any pictures.

I started working on the 8th Iowa Cavalry Regiment from the Civil War,,,, it seemed so many Veterans were lost in time.
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Dayle DeBry
RE: Delbert W Wilson Pic
Your welcome!! Working at the cemetery helps. ;) ~K
Added by Dayle DeBry on Jan 22, 2015 9:56 AM
karen ahn
Waugh's Oak View
I went back to the cemetery and the side of William's stone has Elin (Alex), William N. and Abraham. Front says husband of Emma. So I truely think these 3 boys are brothers and sons of William & Emma.
Karen
Added by karen ahn on Jan 19, 2015 5:02 PM
karen ahn
Waugh's Oak View
#08180258 side of stone shows 3 kids Elim/William/third one I can't read and will have to go back to the cemetery. The front of stone says wife of Emma. So I took it they are their children. I didn't take mother off.
Karen
Added by karen ahn on Jan 18, 2015 4:43 PM
Brad Schroeder
RE: Treverious G Price Pic
You're very welcome. :D
Added by Brad Schroeder on Jan 16, 2015 8:05 AM
Sharon Hannahs-Gibson
RE: John William Davis
Thank YOu
Added by Sharon Hannahs-Gibson on Jan 14, 2015 6:12 PM
Rob M
McNeil
You are very welcome!
Added by Rob M on Jan 14, 2015 4:41 PM
Sharon Hannahs-Gibson
John William Davis
You don't have the right John William Davis who servied in the Civil War. I am his Great Granddaughter and I have his Civil War pension papers.
Here is a real copy of it.
Pension Certificate # 307,626
Afficavit Supporting Burial Claim: Has John W.'s middle name as William.
Rank and orgaizaton: Co. M., 3d Iowa Vol. Inf. His Pension papers show Calvalry. Listed as: Private
Enlisted: December 29, 1863 at Corydon, Wayne County, Iowa.
Date of enlistment: February 23, 1864 (d) Date of discharge: August 9, 1865 at Atlanta, Georgia
Place of enlistment: Union Tp. Hardin Co. Iowa
Age of deceased 87 (f) Legel residence at time of death Council Bluffs, Iowa
(g) Date of death April 18, 1933
(h) Place of death Council Bluffs, Iowa
(i) Date of burial April 21, 1933
(j) Place of burial Council Bluffs, Iowa
Name and address of undertaker Cutlers Funeral Home, Council Bluffs, Iowa
Name deceased single, married, widowed or divorced? widowed

Now I would appreciate it if you would remove you Bio on him. Thank you Sharon Hannahs-Gibson
Added by Sharon Hannahs-Gibson on Jan 14, 2015 2:06 PM
Melissa W.
RE: Wm Sampson Pic
You are very welcome! :)
Added by Melissa W. on Jan 11, 2015 1:07 PM
C.C.Diamond
ID Military in Westlawn-Hillcrest
We are currently working to identify anyone buried in Westlawn-Hillcrest Cemetery Omaha NE that has served in the military. If you have a loved one buried there or know of someone, please send us a message. We place flags on the graves for Memorial Day. This project is sponsored by Centennial Masonic Lodge #326.

If you can send us the names, we will be sure to include them on our list to get a flag.

Thank you for the help with this ongoing project.

C.C.Diamond

If you have already received this message, please accept our apologies for the duplicate message.
Added by C.C.Diamond on Jan 02, 2015 9:38 AM
MochaBaer
George Leonard..
I saw your edit you asked for and your flower.. if you give me the source, I will add the information to his bio where it belongs. I am also interested as he does belong to my cousin's family.. Thanks Margo
Added by MochaBaer on Dec 31, 2014 8:41 AM
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