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Shawdau (#47263480)
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Bio Photo I am a direct descendant of the Copp, Brown, Peck, Ward, McIntyre, and Shaw families on my father's side. Roloff, Crescelius, Garbrecht, Pfersich, Zastrow, and Ziemer families from Prussia on my mother's side. I am making a special effort to photograph stones at Terre Haute Cemetery in Henderson County, IL. Many of the stones are faded and breaking off. I want to preserve them digitally before it's too late. My Peck & Shaw ancestors rest at this cemetery, so it is very important to me.

As with everyone else, if you find a relative's memorial that I have created, you can have it to manage. Just drop me a note via Find-a-Grave. I am creating memorials because I can get to these cemeteries to take the pictures. I appreciate the memorials people have made for my family members who are buried far away. Thank you, all!


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Jeanette
RE: M Martha Marshall Purtscher
Done. Thanks!
Added by Jeanette on Aug 12, 2014 2:06 PM
Banana ana
RE: Good Luck!
Thank yo very much for the transfer.
Bananan ana
Added by Banana ana on Aug 07, 2014 9:15 PM
Carolyn Pinnock
RE: Find A Grave Memorial #73872078
Thank you so much for your help in this interesting dilemma! I had a professional researcher who was helping me with this particular brick wall, and he seemed to lean towards the Painter maiden name, and suggested I ask you where you had gotten the McConnell maiden name. I so appreciate all your efforts in trying to help me solve this! Thanks again!!!
Added by Carolyn Pinnock on Aug 06, 2014 10:06 AM
Banana ana
RE: 119673805 Susanah Anderson
Yes I would like a transfer.
I did use the edit button.
Thank you for the memorial and picture.

Banana ana
contributor #48366953
Added by Banana ana on Aug 05, 2014 5:28 PM
Banana ana
119673805
Susannah anderson
Hello shawdau
Are you related to Susannah or her husband John?
Do you have any more information on Susannah Anderson ?
Any web sites etc. ?
I believe she might be the mother of my great great grandmother Margaret Anderson

Thank you very much
Banana Ana
Added by Banana ana on Aug 04, 2014 2:28 PM
Carolyn Pinnock
Find A Grave Memorial #73872078
Hi Shawdau,
I was wondering if you could tell me how you came up with the Maiden Name McConnell for Nancy Reynolds, since it isn't listed on the headstone. There is conflicting information as to her maiden name possibly being Painter elsewhere.
I would appreciate that information!

Thanks!
cpinnock
Added by Carolyn Pinnock on Aug 04, 2014 1:48 PM
Jerry Fair
Fairs in the Rozetta Cemetery
Thank you ever so much for adding the graves of my Fair relatives in the Rozetta Cemetery, Henderson County, IL. The Fairs memorials you added are descendants of my 5th great-grandfather, John Fair, who was a soldier at Valley Forge with General Washington during the Revolutionary War. John had 4 sons who fought in the Revolutionary War. One of those sons was my 4th great-grandfather, Marks Fair. I am a member of the Sons of the American Revolutionary War. Now you know a little family history of those persons you added to findagrave.

Regards,

Jerry Fair
Added by Jerry Fair on Aug 03, 2014 5:05 PM
Dan Ryan
James Wireman
Thank you for the obit for James. I've added the information to his memorial page.
As always I enjoy hearing from you, hope all is well with you & yours.
Added by Dan Ryan on Aug 02, 2014 8:48 AM
Lesa McClay
RE: Gerald Hogan Asher
Hey, thanks so much for the transfer.
Time to add some facts, and research the rest!
Added by Lesa McClay on Aug 01, 2014 6:44 PM
Lesa McClay
Gerald Hogan Asher
Thank you so much for the transfer of Gerald's memorial. I appreciate it!
Lesa
Added by Lesa McClay on Aug 01, 2014 2:59 AM
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