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Rick France (#46581221)
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Bio Photo Native Hoosier, living in Indianapolis, IN since 1968. Primary family surnames are France, Arford, Goad, Ashley, Thompson, Wright, Jarrell, Gosser, Eades/Eads, Kaufman, Fobes, Lantz, Albert, Dunbar, and Greene.

I am vice-president of the Genealogical Society of Marion County(GSMC), the GSMC journal editor, a member of the Indiana Genealogical Society, and leader of a genealogy studies group at a local senior center.

I am interested in Spanish American War veterans and contribute to the Spanish American War veterans gravesite recording project. I am also looking for Indiana grave sites of 19th Indiana Infantry Regiment of the famed Civil War Iron Brigade.

Feel free to contact me to ask about additional information for any of my postings. I will gladly edit or enter additional data, or relinquish ownership to anyone wanting control of a family member's memorial.
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Debbie Moore
Shroyer
There are other grave markers near the Shroyer grave stone for Lowell and Evelyn. Do you have memorials for them that I can add their photos? I could also just email them if you prefer.

Debbie
Added by Debbie Moore on Jul 09, 2014 8:45 PM
Lisa
James Shaw #36900169
Hello! I noticed on the memorial that you had referenced cemetery records in regards to his name. I was wondering if there were any other notations in the cemetery records. I'm looking for a James H. Shaw, husband of Elizabeth A. Laws Shaw. They lived in Anderson township, Marion County, IN in the 1880 census. Elizabeth is widowed on the 1900 census.

I appreciate any direction you can give me in regards to the cemetery records.

Thank you.

Lisa
Added by Lisa on Jun 09, 2014 10:10 AM
Colleen Sanders Brown
Sarah Kappeler photo
I'm sorry Rick but I had taken the photo of this memorial in 2012...I still added it as it's rare that we get requests fulfilled at AMP anymore :( They make it unpleasant most of the time when I go in to ask for info and they realize it's for Find A Grave. I will remove my photo if someone (or myself) gets a current one with the death date but until then I'll leave it unless you let me know you would rather I didnt':) I'm adding a new photo request just in case someone might get a current photo. I have about ten more cds with photo from 2011-2013 at AMP to add pics but haven't gotten to them until now unfortunately.
Added by Colleen Sanders Brown on May 25, 2014 7:09 PM
William "Bill" McCallister, Jr
RE: Eliza McAllister photo request
Just a little late. Yes the photo is for my family history records.
Added by William "Bill" McCallist... on Sep 27, 2013 6:22 PM
Mrs Donna Schauss
RE: Southwell at Wesley Chapel
Stones found for FRANCE at cem & on Lib record - Last Row (by cem brick sign) in middle of row: NANCY wife of Warrick (long empty space next to stone), Rt end of row: WILLIAM C & MYRTLE A, & a stone for CHARLES, & a concrete stone or base without name next to Charles. Between longer rows of 26 & 27: AMOS L son of W G & P E. dg
Added by Mrs Donna Schauss on Aug 18, 2013 5:14 PM
Janet S. Alvis
Thompson Memorial
Thank you, Rick, as always, very appreciated ;) All family connected on this one ~ Sarah/Susan... if you have a closer, clearer photo of (sadly, only) her marker, would be greatly appreciated!
Added by Janet S. Alvis on Aug 17, 2013 10:59 PM
Jupiter
RE: Prunk at Crown Hill
Yes, the Prunks are great-granduncle & Aunt.

Thanks for all of your hard work on Find A Grave.

Ken
Added by Jupiter on Aug 17, 2013 1:29 PM
Mrs Donna Schauss
Almina France Pic Request
This photo request is no longer visible but I plan to look for the stone. I was at Wesley Chapel today and filled one request. But will need more time to go thru the cem and hopefully not so hot out. I "cem hop" so I get breaks in between. I've been to this cem in past and had written down the names - at least maj of. May have missed some, saving for another day. Espec since I don't have France as a surname on my list of names row by row. I also have a list of names that don't have pics on mem pgs. So this will be my "next project" - to work at this cem to find Almira French and others that need pics. I need to remind myself as I look that she's an infant so there may be a very sm stone. dg
Added by Mrs Donna Schauss on Aug 07, 2013 8:50 PM
Julia Young
Dillon
Rick, yes, we've been in touch before. Would you like a transfer on those? I'm no relation at all. Let me know.
Added by Julia Young on Jun 12, 2013 1:32 PM
John G. Hall
John English USCT Link
Hi Rick,

Here's the link for your photo I posted.

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=45893753

John
Added by John G. Hall on May 24, 2013 8:50 AM
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