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Dean McMakin (#46804161)
 member for 10 years, 1 month, 6 days
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Along with submitting people whom I am related to, I am also entering biographical information and obituaries for the pioneer families of Rockton, Illinois and vicinity.
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 • 3,496 Memorials Added
 • 3,496 Memorials Managed
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The Ancestor Hunter
Richard Thomas
Thank you, the will info and you as the source has been added to Richard's bio.

Added by The Ancestor Hunter on Oct 02, 2015 2:32 PM
14276075 Edward Hulin
Hi. I was wondering if you could share the source of the biographical info included in the memorial for Edward Hulin? Thanks.
Added by MWH on Sep 11, 2015 5:40 PM
Ann McClary
Homer Lunde 71214039
Thanks for letting me know about the date error on Homer's memorial. Is this your family? Would you like to manage his memorial?
Added by Ann McClary on Aug 23, 2015 4:11 PM
Emily M Goddard Pettibone
Hi Dean,
I am inquiring about how you arrived at the birth/death date you have on this memorial.
Diane Pettibone-Maraccini

Added by DPettibone on Aug 12, 2015 12:52 PM
Phyllis L. Hendricks
Thank You Dean!!!
Thank You so much Dean for transferring the Grave Memorials of my Grandparents and Great Grandparents to me. It is deeply appreciated.
I wonder if you could transfer as well my Great Uncle Clare Dilley and his wife Lydia to me?
Once again...thank you for all you do!!!
Sincerely, Phyllis
Added by Phyllis L. Hendricks on Jun 20, 2015 5:36 AM
Phyllis L. Hendricks
The Dilley Memorial
Dear Dean...If it would be amenable to you I'd love to take over the Memorial for Myrle Dilley and his wife Celia Z. Trepanier. They are my Maternal Grandparents.

Also, My Great Grandfather is buried in this cemetery as well...Logan Dilley. If you manage that one I'd love to take over that too. Please let me know when you are able. Thank You for all the work you do in this cemetery!!!
Phyllis L. Hendricks
Added by Phyllis L. Hendricks on Jun 19, 2015 4:58 PM
Rebecca Wright
RE: Wright family
Hi Dean,

It took me a few days to check all my Wright family info, but it appears that none of the four Wrights are connected with my family line, at least not that I am aware of at this point. If I do find a connection with any of them, I will certainly let you know! Sorry I couldn't be of any help.

Best regards,

Rebecca #47388083
Added by Rebecca Wright on Jun 03, 2015 6:20 PM
Rebecca Wright
Wrights, Asplands, Kelleys, Armstrongs & more!
Hi Dean,

I know we have messaged on several occasions and you have always kindly made transfers to me when I have made requests for family members! I've thanked you before, but after searching through family memorials this morning I realized that you really deserve a huge THANK YOU for the amazing job you have done at the Rockton Cemetery! It's not just the wonderful photographs of the graves there but the obvious countless hours of work you have done in researching, adding obituaries and linking family members. With nearly all of my paternal family buried there at Rockton Cemetery, I see your name constantly on family memorials.
I just wanted to say that it's volunteers like you that make this website the best of it's kind and thank you for all your work!

Best regards,

Rebecca Wright #47388083
Added by Rebecca Wright on May 16, 2015 1:38 PM
M A Littlejohn
Isabel Reid
Thank you for the information. I made corrections and added the obituary.
Added by M A Littlejohn on Jan 18, 2015 2:48 PM
M A Littlejohn
Margaret Kleckner
Thank you for the information. Im making corrections now.
Added by M A Littlejohn on Dec 12, 2014 10:40 AM
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