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Kathy Swartzfager Scott (#47092236)
 member for 6 years, 5 months, 10 days
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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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Brian J. Ensley
Harry DeLaney
Thank you for taking the time to locate and photograph this for me!
Added by Brian J. Ensley on Jul 03, 2015 4:40 AM
Lee Shade
Marilyn Ann Hart Scheetz
Thank you for the bio--I've added it to her memorial. If you are related and would like a transfer, let me know.
Added by Lee Shade on Jun 28, 2015 1:46 PM
wendy k. larson
about john dewiel
hi i think you got the wrong obit on john sight.its for reuben i wrong about it?
thanks wendy
Added by wendy k. larson on Jun 14, 2015 11:35 PM
RE: Eugene Fisher
No, I did not put in a request.
Added by ScottishLass on Jun 12, 2015 4:27 AM
Deby Beran
Oakwood & Martin Luther Cemeteries
As you might tell I am use to hitting enter!

I have lots of Mollenkopf family buried in these 2 cemeteries. Mollenkopf was my Granny's maiden name so they are not too far removed. Could you possibly take a picture of Martin Luther Cemetery to post on here. When there is no marker, I really feel better to see the cemetery where they rest.
I appreciate all the work you do in Ohio since I will probably never be there in person. Any info on the Mollenkopfs would be appreciated. John George 1838-1923 and his wife Mary Zimmerman 1845-1897 are as far back as I know.

Thanks so much, Deby
Added by Deby Beran on Jun 03, 2015 3:04 PM
Joyce Hoffman
Broken Sword Cemetery
I can't thank you enough for all the photos you've taken in this cemetery. So many members of my Oberlander relatives and those married into the family are buried there. You've helped me find additional members of the family by the links or headstone photos also. Thanks again for all the work you do.
Added by Joyce Hoffman on Jun 02, 2015 8:20 AM
Thank you so much for the great photo! ;)
Added by MissT on May 17, 2015 5:41 PM
Garry Boice
RE: Elizabeth Jacoby 31663658
Added by Garry Boice on May 16, 2015 6:26 AM
Norm Smith
RE: Franziska Baehr
First, I want to thank you for the edits on Franziska's memorial. You may have noticed on the parent edit that this tied her to a number of branches of the Gaa family. We've been trying to get all the Gaa memorials properly linked. If you look at her father's memorial, under his siblings; Johannes is Gary's line, Joseph is Bob's line and Helena is mine. One of us may have some bio info later. Thanks once again. Norm.
Added by Norm Smith on May 15, 2015 11:10 AM
Naomi Brown
Thanks for the gravestone pic. ;) Cheryl Slone
Added by SavingRecordsForOurFuture on May 15, 2015 1:22 AM
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