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L Nystrom (#47094731)
 member for 7 years, 3 months, 23 days
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Bio Photo We are heading back to the far North. I will most likely be offline for most of the time gone. Will try to check on edits if I can, otherwise until we get back the other things will have to be put on hold for now.

Thank you to all who have visited my family. Your memorial flowers and tokens have touched my heart. I will try to visit your family as much as can find the time to do so.

My sister:


My niece's daughter:


My parents:



My step Mother:


My Husband's parents and sister:



Angel Day Blessings for Dear Sweet Lil' One

A Heaven Gained this special little Angel:

Purple for Payton

I have been interested in genealogy since around 1998. I enjoy finding new information on family members. There seems to be be always another branch to research. I enjoy walking in the peaceful cemeteries as we seek for a long lost relative. If I have put a memorial on this website, I probably have photographed that cemetery. It is hard trying to find enough time in the day to put them all on here. So please request them and I will work on those names first. Currently I am working on Hamlin and Deuel Counties in South Dakota, but also have done a few in Brookings, Codington and Kingsbury Counties.

If I have any errors please let me know and I will correct it. For corrections, family links and transfers please use the edit button, because then it sends me a link to the page. I am willing to transfer family members upon request, if that such person is not related to any of my family.

The family names that I am researching are:
Brooks, Whitlock, Walker, Paulson, Lien, Baxter, Schaefer, Roeder, Papcke, Polzin, Nystrom, Norgaard, Simonson, Richards, Long, Burrows, Walsh and Dellamater / Delemarter, Kreger, Lenning, Buchholz.

A thank you for those family members who have helped me take photos of memorials. My Sister-in-law Marceen who did all of Lakewood Cemetery in Waubay, Bergen Cemetery in Codington County, and Mazeppa Cemetery in Grant County. She also helped with Lakeview in Clear Lake. A Huge Thank you to my Sister, Lynne Shada who has helped with many of the cemeteries, You traveled with me to many states, walked cemeteries with me, photographed stones, researched at many locations with me, also you were my typist. You typed so many family stories, obituaries and such. Lynne, you are in our thoughts and hearts, we miss you greatly. Please stop and leave her a flower if you get the time.

I try to leave memorial flowers on all my family members and others for the date of birth and death. It seems to leave a personal touch to each individual. If you visit any of my relatives please leave a flower for them.

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Gorder Headstones
Thank you all your help and effort adding photos for my family tree.
Added by Mary on May 24, 2016 10:37 PM
D. Goodboe
Koistinen edits
Thanks so much for the prompt edits to the family members of John and Matilda Koistinen! And for all the great work you've been doing at the two cemeteries where so many Finnish immigrants and their families are buried. This has helped with family history research more than you'll ever know.

Added by D. Goodboe on May 20, 2016 8:21 AM
Susan Stott
Dougherty photos
Thank you kindly for your excellent photos of the Dougherty markers. I am grateful for your help!
Added by Susan Stott on May 08, 2016 4:47 PM
Davis Young
Scherbert at Collins Cemetery
Thank you very much for the photo of Eve's marker. FindaGrave photo volunteers are just great!
Dave Young
Downey, CA
Added by Davis Young on May 07, 2016 9:10 AM
Ann A
Gladys Morgan Holcomb Kinney
Are you related to her? I am a distant relation to Charles Chester Holcomb and am just trying to figure out if it was my Charles she was married to as the headstone bears her name. Who would be the Kinney she was married to?
Added by Ann A on May 02, 2016 12:05 PM
Diane & John
Re: Katherine Johnston #114659609
Thanks so very much for taking the time to get this photo of Katherine's tombstone. I would ask you to also put it on Corliss's page, #21401524. I will remove my photo when you do that, since mine does not have Katherine's death date.

Thanks again, Diane
Added by Diane & John on Apr 27, 2016 9:45 AM
Jessie Smith
Thanks so much for this photo! I appreciate your effort!
Added by Sharon on Apr 25, 2016 5:34 PM
Thank you!
Thanking you for visiting my father on his birthday! It means so much to me. Your friend, Pam
Added by MidwestMom on Apr 25, 2016 9:19 AM
Stefan De Sutter
RE: Bertha Marie DeSutter Denno
in 2014, we were on Holidays in the Ghent region for a couple of days. So much to do but so little time. Thanks again for your effort.
Added by Stefan De Sutter on Apr 25, 2016 8:02 AM
Stefan De Sutter
Bertha Marie DeSutter Denno
Thank you so much for your picture!
Stefan De Sutter
Zomergem, Belgium
Added by Stefan De Sutter on Apr 24, 2016 11:48 PM
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