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Law-Miller Roots (#47103448)
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Bio Photo We have been researching our family for about 30 years and have traveled to several states for genealogy. Many of our memorials are for "extended" family members, but others are not. We hope someone finds the information we post helpful in their own research.

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RE: Keziah Blair Adams #14998800
Hi Marilyn,
I had previously reviewed the Robert Adams in Will Books, Vol 1-2, 1807-1861 and found this person to be Gawin Adams' son, not our Robert Adams. The year of this entry is 1838. Our Robert died in 1810. I also already had the other information you listed. There are now numerous people searching for Robert Adams 1753-1810 and we all are finding the same documents. Thanks for the information though. The hunt continues...
Take care,
Added by Andie on Sep 24, 2016 6:39 AM
Burke Stoughton
If we go by the dates on the marker, these cannot be his parents. Parental links deleted. Thanks for bringing that to my attention. Burke


Find A Grave contributor Law-Miller Roots has made a suggestion to you regarding your Find A Grave memorial for Richard Dodson.
Link to memorial:

Link to contributor profile:

Their suggestion:

Just wondering about his dates 1762-1843. His father is listed as Thomas Dodson (1753-1818) #50103654 and his mother as Mehetabel Bixby (1760-1804) #50103688. Could you please check this for me?


Best Regards,

Added by Burke Stoughton on Sep 22, 2016 11:36 AM
Marsha Adkison
RE: Oakley Ellenberger #35494157
You are most welcome. It looks good on the memorial, thank you-Marsha
Added by Marsha Adkison on Sep 20, 2016 10:47 AM
Bertha B. Buttner
RE: Christian Hess (1813-1854) # 64578842
Thanks Marilyn,

It helps some. It gives me his parents names but you seem to have given me the same information twice. So I have the birth record but not the marriage record.

Many thanks though for the birth record.

Added by Bertha B. Buttner on Sep 14, 2016 1:30 PM
Bertha B. Buttner
Christian Hess (1813-1854) # 64578842


I was wondering if you have any additional information on Christian Hess

Find A Grave Memorial# 64578842

I am trying to confirm whether he was the husband of Elizabeth Reimel Hess b. 9 Feb 1814 and d. 27 Nov 1886. I do not know where she is buried. Also do not know if she possibly re-married.

Elizabeth was the daughter of Philip Reimel (1793-?) and Susan Morey Reimel (1791-1870)

Elizabeth Reimel Hess is my First cousin 4X removed through Jacob Reimel & Anna-Maria Beck Reimel.

I see there is another Christian Hess (Find A Grave Memorial# 14981189) buried in Old Union Cemetery but from reading the bio from him I do not see a connection to this Christian Hess.

Any information or help you can give me on this is greatly appreciated and I also understand if you don't have any.



bebebuttner at gmail dot com
Added by Bertha B. Buttner on Sep 13, 2016 9:19 AM
Dottie Kunselman
RE: Charles H. Wells #47799736
That wasn't the marriage date, that was her birth, 1892. Family records give her birth date as 1892, her stone says 1891, so I just posted both,
Added by Dottie Kunselman on Sep 05, 2016 9:40 AM
Pamela Kohl Spetla
Abraham & Susie Graffius
Thank you so much for the headstone pic's! This will be a great add to my Family Tree. Again, THANK YOU!!!! Pam from Loxahatchee, FL
Added by Pamela Kohl Spetla on Sep 05, 2016 5:31 AM
RE: Jacob Thompson #72002992
Yes, It took me a bit to get it figured out what was going on also. So what is happenning is

*You are managing 2 memorials for Jacob Thompson (72002992 & 72224854)

*You are managing 2 memorials for Caroline Thompson (72224871 & 129383798)

*Currently you have Caroline #72224871 (the memorial that was previously in Brookville Cemetery and is now moved to Saint John) linked as spouse with Jacob #72224854 (that is still located in the wrong Cemetery at Brookville)

Also you have Caroline #129383798 (in St. John Cemetery also) but have her linked to Jacob #72002992 (also in correct cemetery St. John)

*To throw an added kicker their kids are only linked to the jacob in the incorrect Cemetery. Their kids are 1. infant #72224892 and 2. Tillie #168840168

I would be glad to add photos to whichever Jacob and Caroline you decide to keep. Just let me know and I will get them added to whichever memorials you need. Hope that I helped clear it up instead of making it more confusing. whew. Hope it helps ;) EK
Added by EKancestry1 on Sep 04, 2016 8:31 PM
Jo A. McGinnis
Thank you so much for the pictures!
Added by Jo A. McGinnis on Sep 03, 2016 2:23 PM
RE: Caroline Thompson #129383798
Hello, Sorry that it took me a little bit to get back to you. I went ahead and transferred the memorial to you for Caroline. It already has a photo and is attached to the memorial for her husband that you also manage. I thought though that you might want to look into the fact that there is also two memorials for her husband in two different cemeteries. Hope that it helps. EK :)
Added by EKancestry1 on Sep 02, 2016 9:28 PM
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