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Evelyn McCoy White (#47103894)
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Bio Photo I began my family ancestry research in 2007 after the loss of my brother, grandmother, and father-in-law within a 1 year period...I just wish that I had started this sooner when those who could answer my questions were still around--not to mention identify people in old pictures...I have just recently signed up as a volunteer for my local cemeteries...it is very peaceful to take a break and help others find their ancestors resting places...there is something very comforting in returning the favor for others who have helped me...

As I find family members, I am creating memorials for them and linking them with the family. The only memorials I have are family members so if you would like more information or have questions, please email me. My family research is ongoing and these memorials are in conjunction with researching so I am slow about creating them but very much working on it.

I am currently also checking and/or creating memorials from the stone readings of the following cemeteries:

"Clark County, Illinois"
BLIZZARD CEMETERY - done
DEAN CEMETERY - done
FARRIS CEMETERY - done
FOX CEMETERY - done
ZIEGLER CEMETERY - done

"Edgar County, Illinois"
LITTLE GROVE CEMETERY - done
OAK GROVE CEMETERY - done
OLD BAPTIST CEMETERY - done
PRYOR CEMETERY - done
SIMS CEMETERY - done

"Vermilion County, Illinois"
BETHEL CEMETERY - done
BRIERLY CEMETERY - done
DENMARCK CEMETERY - done
DODSON CEMETERY - done
FAIRCHILD CEMETERY - done
FARMERS CHAPEL CEMETERY - done
GORDON CEMETERY - done
GRIMES CEMETERY - done
GUNDY CEMETERY - done
HIGGINSVILLE CEMETERY - done
HUFFMAN CEMETERY - done
JOHNSON CEMETERY - done
JOHNSONVILLE CEMETERY - done
LAMB CEMETERY - done
LEONARD CEMETERY - done
LORRENCE CEMETERY - done
MARTIN CEMETERY - done (duplicate cem)
MILNER CEMETERY - done
NEW SALEM CEMETERY - done
NEWELL CEMETERY - done
OLD COLLISON CEMETERY - done
PENTECOST CEMETERY - done
PORTER CEMETERY - done
ROSE CEMETERY - done
SNIDER CEMETERY - done
SWISHER CEMETERY - done
WALNUT CORNER CEMETERY - done
WORKHEISER CEMETERY - done

If you have family in these and would like a transfer of the memorial please let me know. If they are not in my tree, I would be glad to transfer them to you.
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Carol Hicks
Graace O. Tille
Thanks for the tombstone photo with the exra information. Greatly appreciated.
Added by Carol Hicks on Apr 16, 2016 12:12 PM
Lorie Ames
Thank you message
Thank you Evelyn for the grave stone picture for Miranda Richards. I love find a grave so thank you for the time you take making it even more special.
Added by Lorie Ames on Apr 15, 2016 2:00 AM
Steve Vandiver
RE: John Robertson
done
Added by Steve Vandiver on Apr 14, 2016 11:30 AM
Steve Vandiver
RE: John Robertson
Per the daughter Lillie Belle Robertson Griffith 1876-1961, this is where he is buried.
Added by Steve Vandiver on Apr 09, 2016 5:23 PM
YellowRoseTX
RE: Jacob and Della Grimes
Thanks for letting me know; I will do a little more research to confirm I have correct info.
Added by YellowRoseTX on Mar 13, 2016 9:07 PM
YellowRoseTX
Jacob and Della Grimes
the memorial notation says she is dau of John and Maude, but I am showing her as dau of Sidney and Sarah Pitt, and widow Sarah is living with Jacob and Della in Ross, Vermillion, Illinois 1900 census. Can you help me to confirm which is correct? thanks
Added by YellowRoseTX on Mar 08, 2016 8:58 AM
A Friend
RE: Claudette Jewell
Hi,
The marriage records (which aren't always correct) states that her father was born in Oklahoma City, OK and was deceased at the time of the marriage in 1953. I found where Collet was fined for driving an unlicensed truck in March of 1950 and had an address of Paris, IL. Don't know if that was Sr. or Jr.
I found an obit for a Everett Risinger of Kenosha, WI that list half brothers of Collet Wolfe Jr, Homer Wolfe, and half sister Claudine Jewell. Exie was first married to Aurthur Risinger and they had children before she married Collett.
Added by A Friend on Jan 15, 2016 6:07 PM
A Friend
Claudine Jeanetta Wolfe Jewell
Sorry, that link didn't work so well. If you log onto the Vigo County Public Library website, they have marriage records online. Also she listed her full christian name as Claudine Jeanetta Wolfe.

Thanks,
Tom Ferris


Added by A Friend on Jan 14, 2016 6:29 PM
A Friend
Claudine Jeanetta Wolfe Jewell
Hi,
I rejected your edit to change Claudine's spouse from Bunny Jewell to unknown. There is a record of Claudine and Bunny's marriage on file at the Vigo County Courthouse. If you have other proof or reasoning please let me know.

http://www.vigo.lib.in.us/SPC/marriages/1623/100066.pdf

Thanks,
Tom Ferris
Added by A Friend on Jan 14, 2016 6:18 PM
Linda Allen
RE: John McMahan
Not a problem. All it took was phone call. Just thought that since he died here he might be buried here. I hope someone is able to locate his resting place.
Added by Linda Allen on Nov 02, 2015 12:12 PM
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