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Charles Alcaraz (#46602810)
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I've been researching my family history for over 20 years. Strong ties to ancestry of western Pennsylvania (Fayette, Somerset & Bedford Counties) and northwestern West Virginia (Monongalia & Marion Counties)

Currently living in Chicago although I spend a lot of time in Pittsburgh, San Francisco, Miami and Spain.

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Moyer (Heston, Getz, Harrier, Devault, Haun, Steele, Fast, Flowers)

Lowery (DuShaw, Moon, Thorpe, Stull, Tissue, Rush, Ream, Colborn, Morrison, Mitchell, Holt, Lobdell, Engel, Searing)
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Mary Benell
Susie Jane Lowry
aka: Susie Jane Buckalew. I need your advice. Working with Ancestry on this family history, I noticed on the obituary and also on the Pennsylvania Death Certificate that her parents are not mentioned. Also her son William Dean Lowry who died on the 25 Jan 1942 (SEE:Pennsylvania Death Certificate)his parents are listed as James I Lowry and Susie Jane Albright. Do you have or know of any documentation that Susie Jane Lowry's maiden name was Buckalew or was it Albright. If you can help me solve this difference, I would be most appreciative. Mary
Added by Mary Benell on May 05, 2015 11:00 AM
G. Charles Ogline Lantay (aka Gregory P. Lantay)
Additiona research inappears to indicate Harrison Moyer was born in 1857 and your Jacon Moyer was born in 1859,. Per the 1860 Census, Harrison and Jacob were brothers and John & Margaret were their parents. PLEASE DISREGARD previous message unles your family has information that can assist our family,

Thank you again
Added by G. Charles Ogline Lantay ... on Jan 10, 2014 9:56 AM
G. Charles Ogline Lantay (aka Gregory P. Lantay)
Reference Jacob Moyer that died in Pittsburgh, PA July 13, 1924. WOULD ya be so kind as to send to our family a copy of his Pennsylvania Death Certificate? Our email address is
Margaret Moyer that died Aprl 28, 1899 was the wife of Harrison Moyer per Bedford Gazette N/P article published on Page 1, Column 1 January 19, 1900 as Harrison Moyer Administered the estate of his wife Margaret that died April 28, 1899. Also, Margaret Moyer's death notice was published on Pg 1 in Col 1 of the Bedford Gazette N/P dated January 29, 1900 (1899 Bedford County, PA DEATH ROLL.

We are the ANCESTORS OF ALBERT W. LAPE MARRIED to Della Moyer, daughter of Harrison & Margaret Moyer. It's not too much of a consequence that Margaret Moyer had been married twice (John Moyer & Harrison Moyer) or perhaps John Harrison Moyer was always her husband except that Harrison died after 1924. Harrison Moyer sold to lots odf land in Hyndman, Bedford County, PA in 1924 for $444.00 and thereaftyer purchased two other lots for less money. Haven't as yet discovered his date of birth and death.

Any assistance your family can offer to assist in or ancestory discovery wojuld be very much appreciated.

Thank you prayerfully
Gregory Lantay
dated Jan 10, 2014
Added by G. Charles Ogline Lantay ... on Jan 10, 2014 9:42 AM
Elizabeth Strickler
Elizabeth Strickler Find A Grave Memorial# 119969184

"Elizabeth died aged 66 years. Her tombstone gives her death as 17 September 1832. Most say she died in 1823"

Birth May 11, 1776 Death Sep. 17, 1832

The problem is Charles that a birth date of 1776 and a death date of 1832 her age would be 56.

A death date of 1823 would make her age 47. Now either her age is wrong or her birthdate is wrong.

A birthdate off 1766 would make her age 66 in 1832 and a birthdate of 1757 would also make her 66.

Added by Richard on Nov 27, 2013 8:38 PM
I looked at the photo of James's marker and I pretty sure if there was a Burnworth next too him, I would have snapped it also. When I make it back to Beverly Hills I will check it out. The weather is getting cold and snowy now, so it may be awhile.

Added by D.Forbes on Nov 25, 2013 2:26 PM
Bonnie Parks
Thanks for posting!
Added by Bonnie Parks on Nov 21, 2013 1:39 PM
C. Ann Carruthers
Andrew Hyatt
I really appreciate that you took your time to photograph his tombstone. Thank you!
Added by C. Ann Carruthers on Nov 01, 2013 6:15 PM
krista hilla-wigley
in referance to zearing
Look up cathrine g von feilgers in google and it shows a son that she and christan zearing had named john henry he married a lincon as in abe lincon
Added by krista hilla-wigley on Oct 30, 2013 8:07 PM
action requested
is completed thanks eugene
Added by eugene on Oct 24, 2013 5:28 AM
Gail Wilson
RE: Marion Estes Memorial pics
You are so welcome. It was a honor to do this for you.
Added by Gail Wilson on Oct 10, 2013 3:11 PM
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