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Kathy Swartzfager Scott (#47092236)
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Bio Photo I have been working on my family tree off and on since I was 12 years old (so over 42 years). I feel it is often like a treasure hunt. I enjoy researching for others and enjoy seeing how much information I am able to gather for them.

My love for genealogy came from my father, Rev. Geo. K. Swartzfager. He was a minister and was able to learn and remember family members of most of his parishioners. I seem to have this same ability often to the annoyance of my own family. They often seem to feel this is a curse but I feel it is a blessing that I have gladly inherited.

As I said, I am willing to do research for others. I have several books to assist in this research: Cemeteries of Crawford County, Ohio, Volumes 1, 2A and 3; Marriages of Crawford County, Ohio 1831-1997; History of Crawford County, Ohio; Index of Applications of The Pioneer Families of Crawford County, Ohio; and Families of Crawford County, Ohio 1977-1978.

Please do not make duplicates of people I have added to Find A Grave. I am willing to make transfers whenever the person is not related to my family. I will try to respond/transfer as soon as possible. I enjoy working on Find A Grave and visit cemeteries to take pictures as often as possible. While in a cemetery in Pennsylvania, I met a cousin (living of course). You never know what you may find. A friend says she can't go by a cemetery without thinking of me. My daughter just thinks its creepy. Hopefully someday my children will inherit some of my genealogy insanity.
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Sarah
Headstone
Hello! I helped clean out my parent's home this weekend, and by the front door was Barbara Thatcher's (1845-1906) headstone. It's been there for years, but the realtor didn't think, as lovely as it was, it would be a selling point! I waived off suggestions to chuck it in the dumpster, and have transferred it to my home. Mom said that something (vandalism?) happened years ago and a new stone was commissioned. Then the original stone surfaced, so the new stone went to Mom. I was wondering if this is true, or does Barbara (my gg grandmother) need this stone?

Sarah
Added by Sarah on Apr 20, 2015 11:31 AM
Beverly Bender (Snyder)
RE: Scotts
I may be a shirtail relation? I have been using familysearch.org and have found many family members that were lost in our tree. Sometimes I go on to a wife or husband by marriage and just continue finding the information. Are you aware of this site? It is a free site by the Latter Day Saints Church. You sometimes can get from this site, marriage, census and death certificates.
Added by Beverly Bender (Snyder) on Apr 14, 2015 2:01 PM
EMercer
Crary N Green (Ezra) #39030703
Crary Green (mistranscribed as Ezra), who died in the Civil War, is the son of my gggrandfather Daniel Nathan Green. Desire B. Green, Crary's mother, was his first wife and is buried next to Crary. If he isn't in your family, I would be so appreciative if you would transfer his page to me. Best regards, Elaine Mercer
Added by EMercer on Apr 07, 2015 1:52 PM
EMercer
Desire B. Green #39030394
Desire B. Green was the first wife of my gggrandfather Daniel Nathan Green. Their son Crary Green (mistranscribed as Ezra), who died in the Civil War, is buried next to her. If she isn't in your family, I would be so appreciative if you would transfer her page to me. Best regards, Elaine Mercer
Added by EMercer on Apr 07, 2015 1:48 PM
Lael Alberg - DAR
James Loudon #42223762
This is my gg grandfather and I would appreciate it if you would transfer him to me. My number is 47944588. Thank you very much. Thanks for "taking care" of him.
Added by Lael Alberg - DAR on Apr 04, 2015 12:10 PM
Beverly Bender (Snyder)
RE: Lyman Scott
Im not sure, how did you pick my name? I have been on family search and finda grave with many different last names.
Added by Beverly Bender (Snyder) on Apr 04, 2015 7:54 AM
Undertaker 61
Betty Numann
Cathy, Thank you for the dates and contacts, any time I can help; let me know.
Brad (Undertaker 61)
Added by Undertaker 61 on Apr 01, 2015 4:47 PM
Colyn
Marilyn Ward
Kathy,
I submitted an edit to add the parents of Marilyn "June" Ward, but I believe this is the wrong person. This entry is not for child of William and Francis Ward. I'm so sorry for the confusion. Thanks! -- Colyn
Added by Colyn on Mar 27, 2015 2:27 PM
Linda Brunner
Ura Marie Tharp Young
Kathy,

Ura Young was my grandmother. I saw that you have a lot of information for Crawford County, Ohio. My grandmother lived there. I am trying to find relatives for my grandmother but have come to a dead-end. Her mother was Darity Alice Jones Tharp, married to Earnest Ray Tharp. Darity's mother was Alice Jones, married to James F. Jones. I am trying to search for Alice Jones' ancestors. Any help you can provide would be appreciated.

Linda Brunner
Added by Linda Brunner on Mar 13, 2015 9:19 PM
Terri Johnson
D Cropper
Thanks. I deleted mine.
Added by Terri Johnson on Mar 13, 2015 6:50 AM
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