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Bill Baumbach (#46820793)
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Bio Photo Wish I would have known about this site years back. My wife and I have been in cemeteries all over the country from Alaska to Arkansas and New Mexico to New Hampshire. We have over 19,000 names in our family tree. I have a passion for doing this and would be glad to help anyone that I can. If I have something on here you would like removed I will do it.

I will be happy to transfer a memorial to you if your relation is closer than ours. Please include your Findagrave number, the name and number of memorial, and the cemetery where the memorial is located.

I have become the Family Historian and the keeper of records. It is a life-long journey that continues to fascinate, amaze and sometimes puzzle me.. but the path has taught me the value of patience and perseverance - both valuable life lessons.

I also do a web page for the little town of Indianola Nebraska that I live in. The site is

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Lynn Goodwin
Louis J Rohman
Memorial number 40337645. You noted burial in plot 366 in the Elmwood Cemetery in St. Paul, NE. I requested a photo and the volunteer said they could not locate a marker or stone there. Can you check your information on the plot number.
Added by Lynn Goodwin on Mar 25, 2015 12:59 PM
John Hyder
Hello Bill,

While looking into John Hyder, Find A Grave Memorial# 69618682, I found an obit for his wife.

Lincoln Evening Journal,Lincoln, Tuesday, September 7, 1926, Page 4

Mrs. John Hyder at York Tuesday. YORK, Neb., Sept. 7.—Funeral services were held at the home of W. W. Wycoff Tuesday afternoon for Mrs. John Hyder. fifty-eight, a former York resident whose death occurred at Los Angeles, following an operation. Mrs. Hyder Is survived by a daughter and two sons. Rev. R. L. Lindsay of Crete, preached the funeral sermon. Rev. Mr. Lindsay was pastor of the Congregational church in York when Mr. and Mrs. Hyder were married in the church more than thirty years ago. Mrs. Hyder’s husband, a former engineer for the Burlington, was killed in a railroad accident in 1911.

I believe the John Hyder you have in Wyuka is buried in York with his wife. Find A Grave Memorial# 115493275 and Find A Grave Memorial# 115493292.
Added by ASA on Dec 01, 2014 3:21 PM
Phillips County, KS
Hi - I see that you took a photo of Trinity First Lutheran Cemetery - do you happen to have directions to it? Thanks!
Added by Chris on Oct 14, 2014 11:51 PM
Vicky Wiemer Tracy
Thank you for the transfer
Somewhere along the line I missed the email telling me that you had transferred Amanda Tracy's memorial to me. I am sincerely grateful to you for allowing me to take over this memorial. You are a gem!
Added by Vicky Wiemer Tracy on Oct 10, 2014 9:16 PM
Ruth Kidwell
Wilsonville Cemetery
Hi Bill
I am looking for Mary Etta Stitzel Miner Wagner stone. She is buried by her first husband Cecil Miner. I can't get her to come up when I go to Wilsonville cemetery.
Added by Ruth Kidwell on Aug 20, 2014 11:04 AM
Mary Arvidson
Mt Carmel-Lt Carl Fossen
Hi Bill-While waiting for the snow to melt in Chicago I had the films for the early interment registers for Mt Carmel sent to my local Family History Center. I had checked the Archdiocese database at the cemetery before and was unable to locate an entry for him but I did find him in the register. The following is the entry for Lt Fossen:
Date of burial: 12 Sep 1944
Name: Lt Carl Frederick Fossen
Grave location: Section 37/Block 6/Lot 15/Grave 1
Age at death: 22 years, 6 months, 8 days
Date of death: 6 Sep 1944
Location of death: Boise, Idaho
Cause of death: Not stated
Presiding clergy: M Monaco/Holy Rosary Parish
Added by Mary Arvidson on Mar 05, 2014 8:49 PM
Esther Himes-Cawood
James Harless
Thank you so much for what you have given me. Just wish my mother was alive to see what I have found out so far.....Please keep up all the wonderful work you have done to help others. My tree continues to grow....anymore info you can send me would be greatly appreciated, Many blessings and Prayers...(should you ever be in Yuma, AZ let me know):-)
Added by Esther Himes-Cawood on Aug 15, 2013 3:01 PM
Okie Tara
RE: Loy family
This is my sister-in-laws family. George Loy is her
Gr Gr Grandfather. Lucinda is her Gr Gr Grandmother.
Added by Okie Tara on Aug 12, 2013 9:46 PM
Rod Hudson
Ward Bullock
Thank you for creating the memorial for Ward Bullock. Could you "link" the memorial for his wife Ruby F. Bullock (find-a grave-memorial #108687804) and his daughter Mary Jean Bullock Wiltse #81919992?

Thank you,
Rod Hudson (friend of Ward Bullock's granddaugher Janette Wiltse Karst).
Added by Rod Hudson on Aug 10, 2013 6:06 PM
Traer Cemetery
Would you please transfer my great grandparents 15427388 and 15427400 to me. Thank you for your time
and efforts,
In appreciation,
NJB 47852402
Added by NJB on Jul 24, 2013 8:12 AM
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