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Kate Jacques (#46637583)
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Bio Photo Family history exploration for me begins with Ottawa Co, Kansas, but of course led across the country. An inheritor of several generations of newspaper clippings, I started transcribing obits from microfilm beginning at the 1879 start of the paper and realized the value of reading them all in understanding my family's history in the region. A sort of 'community-based genealogy' habit grew and expanded, as did an interest in cemetery preservation and recording.

Living now in a rural Kentucky county, our local history goal is to locate the old family cemeteries up in the hills, photograph and record. Most are hidden and overgrown; some remarkably well looked after by landowners whether related or not. And several are out there yet to be found...

Am happy to transfer your relatives and happy to help in the hunt for them.

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Mark Dutton
Romulus Riggs Bacon
Thank you for getting this photo for me.
Added by Mark Dutton on Sep 28, 2014 3:42 PM
Carole Lee Alexander
Frankfort Cemetery
Hi Kate, I do have two more family members who are buried at Frankfort: John Thomas Jordan Sr. 8 Oct 1878 - 8 Feb 1951 and his wife Viola Pearl Alexander Jordan 17 Apr 1888 - 9 Jan 1922.

Thank you so much. Carole
Added by Carole Lee Alexander on Sep 26, 2014 2:26 PM
Carole Lee Alexander
James A. Montgomery
Kate, I can't beleive you now found James's Cemetery Marker. Thank you so much for all your very nice photos and efforts. It is really appreciated! Carole
Added by Carole Lee Alexander on Sep 25, 2014 10:00 PM
Tracie Shrader Flack
old Falling Waters Cem, Berkeley, wV
Curious, How did you come to know this cememtery, my Porterfields are buried here. I was told that it was called the Tuscaroro Burial ground, any ideas on that? I have not been there yet....need to go!
Thx for your work! Tracie
Added by Tracie Shrader Flack on Sep 24, 2014 3:02 AM
Dianne Myers Kopp
RE: Ethel Jones Taylor
Hi Kate!
Yes - I would like you to transfer Ethel Taylor to me - 65336143. I was REALLY hoping you were related tho! I just LOVE this site! I have found SO many relatives and friends here!
Thank you for all you do!
Dianne
Added by Dianne Myers Kopp on Sep 23, 2014 6:07 PM
Roberta Decker
Joseph Foreman
Oh, THANK YOU so much for the transfer. xo Roberta
Added by Roberta Decker on Sep 23, 2014 1:15 PM
paths2present
Mary Railey
Edits made. Thanks for sending the information, and many thanks for the photos of her gravestone. Please let me know if you're related and would like to manage her memorial--would be happy to transfer it to you. Thank you!
Added by paths2present on Sep 23, 2014 11:45 AM
Dianne Myers Kopp
Ethel Jones Taylor
Kate,
Thank you DO much for editing and connecting Ethel's parents to her - it is such a great feeling connecting family!;D. She is my grandmother's - Stella Jones Schumaker - sister. Are you related?
Dianne
Added by Dianne Myers Kopp on Sep 22, 2014 12:46 PM
Todd Whitesides
Frankfort Cemetery
Thanks for even more great pictures!
Added by Todd Whitesides on Sep 18, 2014 9:49 AM
Carole Lee Alexander
Berthey and Purlie Phillips
Hi, I decided to look at your photos to see if you had taken any of my Phillips Family that I did not know about. I found Berthey and Purlie at Salt River. Just send Link info. Thanks, Carole
Added by Carole Lee Alexander on Sep 08, 2014 8:15 PM
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