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Janice Dean LeMaster (#47119496)
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Bio Photo I am a descendant of the Daniel Taylor Dean family, Millard Irons family, Solomon Maggert family and Johann Zerfass family. My grandmother, Hazel Surface McPhail and my mother, Lorraine McPhail Dean, decorated graves each year and I went with them, thus my fascination with cemeteries.

My husband's family is John Lafayette LeMaster family, Wm. Jackson Hughes family, Daniel Wainwright family, John H. Boston family, Coleman Pryor Eaton family.

We live in Topeka, Ks. but grew up in Carl Junction, Jasper Co. MO.

I do not know most of the memorials I have built..but I always leave a flower because I believe memorials deserve one. I try to remember veterans, infants, unknowns and old, old graves.

If you would like a family member transferred, please use the EDIT and I will transfer most, except for my relatives.

Those we love remain with us,
for love itself lives on.
Cherished memories never fade, because
one loved is gone.
Those we love can never be, more than a
thought apart,
for as long as there's a memory,
they live on in our heart.
Author Unknown.

There's an open gate
at the end of the road
Through which
each must go alone,
And there,
in a light we cannot see,
Our Father claims His own.
Author Unknown.
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RE: Hugh Shannon #70431850
Yep! it's me again. Thanks so much for the contact. I'll be contacting her tomorrow. Do want me to let you know if she helps me out or not. Then you can plan to help someone else & not waste time with me. Anyway Thanks again. Take care & God bless.
Added by Kathy on Oct 22, 2015 9:54 PM
Hugh Shannon #70431850
Hi! Janice,
Is it possible you have a translation of his inscription from his marker. It so hard to read above the word Missouri. I have it so far as
"MISSOURI 1829 ??? HUGH SHANNON THE FOUNDER OF THIS HOMESTEAD A NEW HOME IN A NEW COUNTY." What is above this. Thank you for your time. I am only a half 5th great-grand niece to his wife Jane. Take care & God bless.
Added by Kathy on Oct 22, 2015 9:37 AM
Mark Ehasz
Conrad Baver
We appear to share a 5th Great Grand Father :) Greetings.
My Grandfather Harold was the son of Joseph M. Baver. Who I think was born Johannes.
My ancestry DNA shows the majority of my mothers side came from Great Britain and not Germany. I am curious to find out if there is some British Isles ancestry in the Bavers as well.
Take Care
Mark Ehasz
Added by Mark Ehasz on Sep 14, 2015 9:56 AM
steve farris
My name is Sfeve Farris. I would have been in the class of 82 in CJ but moved in 1980. I wrote a post on FB abkut Jerry Dean yesterday. He left a lasting impression on me as a teenager as a teacher and a LEO in CJ. Thanks for all the memorials yku have done. Sadly I have way to many friends already gone. Thanks again and if you would want to read what I wrote about Jerry(not sure of your relation) you can look at in on FB under my name. Im wearing a blue Royals jacket standing with my girlfriend on my profile pic. Thanks again
Added by steve farris on Dec 11, 2014 2:14 PM
Tina Walker
Andrew Jackson Britt
My name is Tina and Andrew is my great grandfather that disappeared after his first wife and son died...he left behind my grandfather Clarence to be raised by someone else. I was wondering if anyone has pictures of his headstone or if anyone knows where his plot is located at the cemetery, or any pictures of my great grandpa so I can see what he looked like...
Thanks, Tina Britt Walker
Added by Tina Walker on Dec 05, 2014 1:06 PM
Shelley J. Williams
RE: James Madison Randall
As you probaly know Eseck Irons Had been married twice. 1st wife lydia Randall mother of Ephraim Irons. 2nd wife Hannah Randall the mother of Amanda Sophia Irons. Which made Ephraim and Amanda 1/2 siblings. James M. Rndall and Amanda were the parents of Daisy Edith Randall b. 25 sep 1879. Amanda d. 28 mar 1880. This would have made Daisy 6mos. From what I have been told and researched, James M. could not care for the infant Daisy and Ephraim and Caroline offer to raise her. It took me awhile to solve the Daisy Edith Randall mystery. Does your line included Ephraim or Amanda Irons? James M. and Amanda are my 3rd great grandparents. My 2nd great grandmother was there dau. Jennie Mable Randall.

Shelley Williams
Added by Shelley J. Williams on Sep 29, 2014 4:02 PM
Find A Grave Memorial# 26355804
Name: Elizabeth May Neil Steel McLaren
Born: 31 August 1897
Place: Stonefield, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Died: 28 April 1983
Husband: William McLaren
Added by ManorBooks on Aug 26, 2014 12:30 AM
Mike & Linn
RE: Jeremiah Deen Jr
Hi Janice,

That Jeremiah's memorial number is 105709695. He is not the son of the older Jeremiah though. They are buried in cemeteries that are near each other. The younger Jeremiah is the son of John Deen and Nancy Ogle. I am sure John and the older Jeremiah are brothers, but have not been able to prove it. If you happen to come across any evidence of this, please let me know. I descend from the older Jeremiah via his son Jacob.

Added by Mike & Linn on May 30, 2014 4:38 PM
Josiah Stark
Some time ago you requested a transfer for Josiah Stark. I had an opportunity to be in Arkansas recently, and found Josiah's grave at Bellefonte Cemetery. Thought you might like to see the gravestone. It is a beautiful spot in the cemetery.
Added by Birdtrackers on May 27, 2014 5:29 PM
Rosemary Azevedo-Martins
RE: Beaver family
Janice all of the Beaver family grave sites are at the Lemore Cemetary....
Prior to taking those pictures I took pics of the Kurtz family and ended up with an extended family of 43...
There are more to the Beaver family...I just ran out of time....Hope this helps..
Added by Rosemary Azevedo-Martins on Mar 11, 2014 3:49 AM
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