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Aavedt (#47229161)
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Bio Photo In fourth grade, many,many years ago, I became involved with this wonderful hobby. Thank you for having this website!
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Cemetery: euphemism coined by the early Christian writers. It is a Greek word for dormitory, a place to sleep.
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"...passing down memories is the strongest link in the gossamer bridge that binds us as people."
David Baldacci.
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"The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living." Marcus Tullius Cicero.
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In eternal honor of our ancestors
Who left behind so much,
Who started here with so little,
That we might have everything.
Pax Christi.
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Genealogy is the warp on which the fabric of history is woven. It is the most immediate, personal kind of history, and for many the most satisfying kind,rooted in the pervasive values of family and heritage. It is an essential part of the one great task each of us is called upon to undertake----the exploration of who we are.
From the Vesterheim Genealogical Center and Naeseth Library literature. Madison, Wisconsin.
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A woman was trying to impress her friends at a party one afternoon. "My family's ancestry is very old." she said. "It dates back to the days of King John of England." Then turning to a woman sitting nearby, she said condescendingly, "How old is your family, my dear?"
"Well," replied the woman with a smile. "I can't really say. all of our family records were lost in the Flood."
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They, who blazed the trail and broke the Virgin soil,
Ne'er garnered half the harvest of their toil;
To-day, wher'er they sowed, others reap
To them is sleep."
their brave deeds and, alas, too often their very names are forgotten.
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""High fortune may be tossed away,
Nor health nor skill my long endure,
Only the name I bear is sure,
And since from it I cannot hide,
Lord, let me hold my name in pride."
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It's hard to understand how a cemetery can raise its burial costs and blame it on the high cost of living.
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El Memorializer
RE: Message.
I just sent a message to the admins. to have them merge the two memorials. I can't say how long it will take them.

Kathy
Added by El Memorializer on Apr 24, 2015 1:54 PM
Anonymous
RE: Not sure about this.
Sorry. The late Thomas Joseph's first ex-wife asked me to work on the Behling genealogy for her children so they might know a bit more about their relatives. I stumbled across a genealogy and it is a wealth of information, though it hasn't been updated in a while, as it shows Thomas Joseph Behling as still living. He died in 2011. I kinda went crazy, as the family is huge and it took all my concentration not to lose my place.
Added by Anonymous on Apr 20, 2015 6:50 PM
Bobbie Krueger
RE: Archives
Stout. The woman I email is very nice. Her name is Robin and her email address is mellandr@uwstout.edu
Added by Bobbie Krueger on Apr 15, 2015 9:06 AM
Bobbie Krueger
RE: Info.
I contacted the archives in Dunn County. I was looking for specific names in my family. They located them, told me my total for copies of these items/articles with those names in it. I paid and they mailed them to me. While going through all of these papers I have copies of other articles (sometimes in whole, others only in half). I look the people up and if I can find them on find a grave I add the edit.
Added by Bobbie Krueger on Apr 15, 2015 8:07 AM
Bobbie Krueger
RE: More helpful information.
You are welcome! I still have about 40 more pages to go through. If I see anything I can add I will put it in edit! Have a great day! :-)
Added by Bobbie Krueger on Apr 15, 2015 7:51 AM
Bobbie Krueger
quotes
I love the quotes in your bio!! May steal some of them!
Added by Bobbie Krueger on Apr 14, 2015 7:36 PM
Bobbie Krueger
RE: Obit for Robert Buss.
I think you hit the nail right on the head! When I'm doing my research, that is always in my head that if I update this or connect so and so, somebody looking for them will have an easier time! :-)

And you are welcome, I ordered a bunch of copies from the Dunn County archives for my own family research and any obituaries or pieces of information I find, if I can locate the person and the information matches, I try to update for the person running the page. It all helps! Have a great night!
Added by Bobbie Krueger on Apr 14, 2015 7:35 PM
Marshall Bruce
Wilbert Foerster
I took a second look and no Wilbert. I did find an Elsie Mau Foerster and possibly a Josepha Foerster.
...marshall
Added by Marshall Bruce on Apr 07, 2015 1:54 PM
Marshall Bruce
RE: Foerster
You're welcome. I did not find Wilbert with the others but will look again for you. I did add the two young boys that died in 1894.I was unable to tell which stone belonged to which son as both died in Nov.One was born in 1891 and one in 1892.
...marshall
Added by Marshall Bruce on Apr 07, 2015 8:37 AM
Barb Fowler
Jarvis
Please add Sr. Mary Lois's parents: Who are Mose Joseph Jarvis # 113420429 and Edna Brissette. She also had a sister Arlene. This should complete the family unit. * my great uncle!!
Added by Barb Fowler on Apr 06, 2015 5:35 PM
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