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Mary (#47111521)
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Bio Photo I grew up in Palestine, Crawford County, Illinois. As a descendant of the Kitchell Family, founding pioneer family, I have tried to compile the connections of relatives within that family and the web of related persons in Palestine. So many of the families intermarried. I no longer live there so most of my information is on connections of families from 1815 to 1960s.
My other family interests are the Cline-Warner families who were the first white families in Oklahoma from my mother's ancestors and the Taylor-Wells-Holmes families in Ohio from my father's ancestors.
Any pictures that I post may be freely copied; they are there to be shared. It is nice to be cited as the contributor, but I don't get all hung up on needing credit. But I do feel that in genealogy work, it is best to keep track of your sources for information and pictures as it helps authenticate the material.
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Mike Casey
Resurrection: RICH
Mary, thanks for the added biographical data for both David and Rose.
Added by Mike Casey on Mar 06, 2014 2:20 PM
Okie in Oregon
Thank you for the maiden name & marriage information. Are you possibly related to the Short's of Ponca City, OK
Added by Okie in Oregon on Dec 30, 2013 3:04 AM
Grave Recorder
Thank you for the edits and family links. I have added them plus a whole lot more. Kathy
Added by Grave Recorder on Dec 18, 2013 8:10 PM
David Templeton
Templeton Ancestry
Mary, It was wonderful to see the marker for my great, great, great Grand Father, John Templeton (born 1799) amongst your pictures in the Palestine cemetery as well as my great grand father and mother, David and Gay Miller Templeton. Since my father's passing this past August (David Edward Templeton), it has become even more important and dear to my heart to know the lineage of my family. Thank you for all your research. It is GREATLY appreciated.~David J. Templeton, Seahurst, WA.
Added by David Templeton on Nov 11, 2013 1:38 PM
Enoch & Lucinda Newlin
Find A Grave memorial number for Lucinda Newlin 83317919
wife of Enoch Newlin
Added by Boyd-Correll on Oct 25, 2013 8:06 AM
C & Y Zinn-Haines
Wilfred Smith
The page is all yours.
Added by C & Y Zinn-Haines on Oct 23, 2013 6:22 AM
Leon Barton
Samuel Dwain Cline
The memorial for Samuel Dwain Cline has had the additional info added. You are welcome.
Added by Leon Barton on Jul 11, 2013 7:53 PM
Leon Barton
Thomeczek Family
Julie, Charlotte, and Margie Thomeczek have been linked to their parents. You are welcome.
Added by Leon Barton on Jul 04, 2013 11:54 AM
Leon Barton
Elmer Thomeczek
Elmer Thomeczek is linked to his parents. have a great day.
Added by Leon Barton on Jul 04, 2013 6:21 AM
Markers at Highland
Thank you so much Mary! I have an almost completed name database worksheet of Highlnad memorials that I am trying ti input to help others, hence the incomplete information. Thank you for all you do! Very much appreciated!!

Added by Cindi on May 28, 2013 7:59 AM
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