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Bill Daugherty (#47160704)
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Bio Photo Hi Y'all. I'm a Central Pennsylvania native living in Eastern Georgia. I'm tracking down and documenting family names including Daugherty, Sprunger, Amstutz, Updegraff (and its variations Updegrave, Uptagrafft, Updegrove, etc.). I'm also interested in family names Antes, Bixler, Bressler, Coffee, Ferree, Gillinger, Habegger, Herr, Kendig, Logan, Pennington, Rothlischberger, Williams.

I'm part of the great Pennsylvania melting pot, a descendant of Scotch-Irish, Swiss Mennonite, French Huguenots, Moravians, English, German, and Welsh ancestors. The "huddled masses yearning to breathe free."

I'm also looking for my wife's family including Devaney, Hayman, Holley, Leffler, Ricketson, Robertson, Seiter, Street, Tuemler, Williams.

I'm trying to photograph as much as possible, and create an accurate, historical record. I'll be glad to transfer non-family members. I've enjoyed getting to know my extended family members through Findagrave.

Please visit my famous relatives:

Rev Hans Herr, Jr, Swiss Mennonite Bishop, 8th Great-Grandfather. (Herr)

Marie De La Warenbuer Ferree, Founder of French Huguenot Colony, Pequea Valley, PA, in 1712, 7th Great-Grandmother. (Ferree)

LTC John Henry Antes, 4th Great-Grandfather. (Antes)

Benjamin Henry Latrobe, America's first professional architect and engineer. 1st cousin, 5 times removed. (Antes)

Daniel Dale Gerber, Mennonite missionary kidnapped in Vietnam in 1962. Civilian POW/MIA. 3rd cousin, once removed. (Amstutz)

Raymond "Rube" Bressler, Major League Baseball Player. 3rd cousin, 3 times removed. (Bressler)

Samuel Montgomery Roosevelt, American artist, portrait painter, and merchant. 4th cousin, twice removed. (Antes)

Major General John Fulton Reynolds, Union Civil War general. Killed at Gettysburg. 4th cousin, 3 times removed. (Ferree)

Henry Latrobe Roosevelt, Assistant Secretary of the Navy. 5th cousin, once removed. (Antes)

Isaac Kaufman Funk, Publisher. Founder, Funk and Wagnalls Company. 5th cousin, 4 times removed. (Herr)

Elvis Aaron Presley, Rock Singer, Actor. 10th cousin. (Bressler)

Find-A-Grave Family Members:
Wendy A. Bonham, 2nd cousin. (Daugherty)

Shelley Crabb, 2nd cousin, once removed. (Daugherty)

Debra K. Amstutz Molnar, Double 3rd cousin. (Amstutz)

Edward Updegraff, 3rd cousin. (Updegraff)

Arthur Hawkridge, 3rd cousin, once removed. (Sprunger)

Robert C. Kuberek, 3rd cousin, once removed. (Daugherty)

L. Bolen, 3rd cousin, once removed. (Daugherty)

Leslie W., 3rd cousin-in-law, twice removed. (Daugherty)

Katie P., 4th cousin. (Updegraff)

Susan Alexander, 4th cousin. (Updegraff)

ChrisB, 5th cousin, once removed. (Ferree)

Kathy, 5th cousin, once removed. (Sprunger)

Joy Malessa, 5th half-cousin, once removed. (Antes)

Christine Brown, 5th half-cousin, twice removed. (Antes)

Wendy, 6th cousin. (Updegraff)

Karen Malcolm, 7th cousin, twice removed. (Herr)

David Werner, 8th cousin, once removed. (Updegraff)

Chip Miller, 8th cousin, once removed. (Updegraff)

Michelle, 8th cousin, once removed. (Herr)

Steve Herr, 8th cousin, once removed. (Herr)

Deborah Morrison, 8th cousin, possibly 2 or 3 times removed. (Updegraff)

William Watson, 9th cousin. (Herr)

Jill M., 9th cousin. (Herr)

Diana Frick-Simons, 9th cousin. (Herr)
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Jhere McKenzie
RE: Jack Jones Photo
You are so welcome! Happy Day, Jhere
Added by Jhere McKenzie on Jul 09, 2014 9:02 AM
Glen Bickhart
Maude
Now at least you have the dates to add to this memorial. :)
Added by Glen Bickhart on Jul 08, 2014 7:28 AM
Michelle Davis
RE: Edits Tab
Thanks so much for all of the information!!

So exciting to add more to the family tree! I am just getting started with all of this but do have some information that Della Ruth Skates compiled back in the late 90s. I will look at the info to see what else I can add to any missing links.

Pleasure meeting you! Kind regards from Logan, Ohio! Michelle
Added by Michelle Davis on Jul 08, 2014 2:18 AM
Glen Bickhart
RE: Michael Kivko Photo
yes if you have information for maude
Added by Glen Bickhart on Jul 07, 2014 7:28 PM
Glen Bickhart
RE: Michael Kivko Photo
My pleasure, there is one next to that stone for Maude Kivko if you'd like that one also.
Added by Glen Bickhart on Jul 07, 2014 6:45 PM
James Richards
Daugherty Cemetery - Kentucky
Hi,

I have photographed Daugherty Cemetery. Unfortunately, the cemetery is out in the middle of almost nowhere and a fenced enclosure in the middle of a cow pasture and no one is taking care of it so there is a lot of growth and the only lawn mowing is done by a few cows. :( I was only able to find a few headstones, some covered by plants and weeds. I did not bring any weed cutters so my fingers and feet did their best. I wanted to let you know the condition of the place - however, it has a very large stone with the Nicholas family tree on it, the first I have ever see like that in any cemetery. If you would like I can send you my so-so images of it via email. I will add the pics over the next few days - but now it is off to yard chores.

Jamie
Added by James Richards on Jul 05, 2014 3:11 PM
Brenda & Pete
RE: Updegraff Photos
Hi Bill,

You are very welcome. Guess by now you have seen that the photo you requested for Arlene has been posted. Have a great holiday weekend.

Brenda & Pete
Added by Brenda & Pete on Jul 05, 2014 6:49 AM
Tracy C.
Margaret Daugherty
You were correct that the name on the memorial was spelled incorrectly. Just wanted to let you know I sent an edit to take out the extra T.
Added by Tracy C. on Jun 29, 2014 10:14 PM
Brenda & Pete
RE: Updegraff Photos
Hi Bill,

You're welcome. Glad we could be of assistance in finding and photographing the Updegraff markers.

You requested a photo of Arlene Updegraff's marker. Was wondering if you know whether or not she is deceased?? Her name appears on the marker with Earl but there are no dates for her. Could it be that she is still living?? I looked for an obit for her but found none. Will post the photo we have of the marker on her memorial if you want me to. Let me know.

Brenda & Pete
Added by Brenda & Pete on Jun 29, 2014 8:12 AM
Brenda & Pete
RE: John Bryan Photo
Hi Bill,

You're very welcome. Glad we could help.

Brenda & Pete
Added by Brenda & Pete on Jun 24, 2014 10:52 AM
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