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Topeka Tom (#47257078)
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Bio Photo I don't transfer to memorial collectors!! If that is you, don't expect a response!!!!!


Many people are studying their family history to find medical information. Among the conditions that are thought hereditary and at least partly preventable or treatable are depression, diabetes, kidney disease, hypertension, heart disease, and cancer. Omitting medical information is not polite, IMHO.

I found a statement about links that perfectly expresses my own beliefs. I'm posting it with permission.--------------------------
Let's help the next family member or researcher that visits a memorial by adding all the family links that we know. When family members are not linked, it makes the next person do the research all over again. Also, if we have the information, let's use it before it is forgotten.I also believe that family links make this site easier to use. The easier it is to use, the more it will be used and the better it will get.
Melaney Shaum---------------------------

My number of memorials managed is increasing because I apparently am the succession plan for a few contributors, at least partially. I don't mind, it's easy to maintain memorials.
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Roxanne Weathers
Laura Fruhwirth information
Thank you Topeka Tom for the information you provided me regarding Laura Stieferman Fruhwirth. All has been added with credit to you. Have a good one! Roxanne Weathers
Added by Roxanne Weathers on Aug 29, 2015 1:23 PM
J Tillitt
RE: Lovey
Thank you.
Added by J Tillitt on Aug 24, 2015 3:43 PM
Linda Bunch
Abraham Long
# 118428105, I'm inquiring about the birth date for him. Are you sure it's right? I have a son for Helena Long being born in 1856 in PA.
His wife was born in 1862 in ILL. also, just trying to figure this all out.
Added by Linda Bunch on Aug 21, 2015 7:16 PM
St. Louis
I just processed your edits for you for the Goll's at Laurel Hill.

Just to let you know... St. Louis is an independent city, it does not belong to any County. So actually adding the St Louis City afterwards is not necessary.

Added by Kathie on Aug 11, 2015 1:06 PM
Angie Palmer
Leora Palmer #62496368
Thank you for the information. I added it to the bios.
Added by Angie Palmer on Aug 09, 2015 12:50 AM
Thank you for looking those names up. They were added to her memorial.
Added by DO1 on Aug 01, 2015 6:04 AM
Added information you suggested except spouse and parents. Use the edit section and link them. Thanks for the additional information.
Added by DO1 on Jul 31, 2015 9:21 PM
Donna Bomberger Grippin
149439835 and 149439192
The Evans ares my husbands great grandparents. Please transfer management to me so that I may add more info on their memorial.
Added by Donna Bomberger Grippin on Jul 30, 2015 6:20 PM
Raymond Riley
Wondering about dates
Just wondering--several of your memorials have death dates that do not correspond with dates of death given in newspapers near the time of death. Are your dates when the tombstone was erected? Just wondering.
Added by Raymond Riley on Jul 28, 2015 9:23 PM
Bev Scott Kendall
RE: Cross dressing?
The picture is of the sister of Cornelia Melvin Robinson, Mary Jane Melvin, who married my great grandfather, Isom Dennis. The Melvin children are on my memorial for the complete Melvin family. thank you for the information. Bev Kendall
Added by Bev Scott Kendall on Jul 25, 2015 1:15 PM
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