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Lois (#47185164)
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Edmund Burke said "People will not look forward to posterity, who never look back to their ancestors." I do believe that is true and have been dabbling in genealogy research on my husband's and my families for about 40 years plus I have a library science background. Between the two and the love of solving puzzles, I love research of any kind. When I found this site I was excited because it is easy to use, has a wealth of information on ancestral burials, plus it's free! I love this site and am on it every day searching or adding information. I will keep working and seeking more information to help our family trees along, plus help others as I can.
Thanks for this wonderful website!
Lois

P.S. Please use the "Edit" button to add obituaries, biographies, etc. I will gladly add them!
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Mary Lloyd
William Schmidt
I added the info to his bio that you asked me to add :-)
Added by Mary Lloyd on Jun 30, 2015 1:53 PM
Amy Robbins-Tjaden
RE: Schmidt
My Woodford County Schmidts were originally from Ostfriesland and moved on farther west after initially being in Illinois. If your Schmidts were of Ostfries origin, we could well find some common ground. If not, Schmidt is not a very unusual surname so there may be no connection at all.
Added by Amy Robbins-Tjaden on Jun 16, 2015 8:11 PM
Linda G.
Emma Schmidt
Thank you for the new information!
Added by Linda G. on Jun 16, 2015 11:36 AM
Vicki Ventura
RE: Anna Machado
It looks like you made the changes, already. I don't even remember requesting anything else. Thanks!

Vicki
Added by Vicki Ventura on Jun 14, 2015 10:04 PM
karenraf
Alice P. Rider, Find A Grave Memorial# 54726604
Hi Lois,
The tombstone, as many old tombstones, has been worn down, but I was wondering if it is possible if the death year could be 1882 instead of 1852. This would fit better with the family.

Can you help me check this out.

Thank you,

Karen Rafferty
Added by karenraf on Jun 09, 2015 9:44 AM
Barbara Butcher
RE: Lukas tombstones
By all means, Lois, feel free to use any of the photos I have posted. If you need better resolution on any of them, just ask. (Hopefully I would be able to locate my original files. Ha!) Blessings, Barb
Added by Barbara Butcher on Jun 01, 2015 6:31 PM
Old Country Roots
Caroline Schmidt
Hi Lois,

Info has been added to Caroline's memorial.

Sandy
Added by Old Country Roots on May 16, 2015 12:09 PM
CMR
Charles Hubbartt
Thank you for adding the information.
C
Added by CMR on Apr 21, 2015 8:56 PM
Not so Irish
Howards & edits
Thanks for doing all those edits. I tend to do massive edits on a family all at once. So I so appreciate all you do. Thanks again ....Gail
Added by Not so Irish on Mar 21, 2015 6:18 AM
S. W.
find a grave - Oscar Ura Cooper
Lois,
Thanks so much for linking Oscar with his wife and correcting his name! You were so quick too! I really appreciate it. God Bless you for all your hard work!
Sue
Added by S. W. on Mar 07, 2015 5:50 PM
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