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Chris Yoder (#46942788)
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Bio Photo Volunteer with the Saugatuck Douglas Historical Society. Visit:

Scanned Commercial Record for access on the internet- starting 1886 through 1968.

The work on Western Allegan County Cemeteries is intended to provide a baseline for local genealogical research.

Founder and editor of Yoder Newsletter since 1983.


Retired Defense Department Civilian employee.

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I'll gladly transfer records to descendants, just let me know. Also give full permission to use any gravestone photo I've taken.
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Angela Owens Jando
RE: Joseph Ebert

You had him in the correct cemetery in New Salem to begin with. Somebody decided to change it. If you don't want to manually change it, I have hopes that Find A Grave will.

Added by Angela Owens Jando on Jan 18, 2016 9:52 AM
Patty McKinley
RE: Edna Pauline (Whitehouse) Gifford
Thanks for the response.

Over the next few days, I'll also be adding edits to get them all linked, where appropriate, parents/kids, husband/wives.

My interest is mostly in the Whitehouses, Pauline's ancestors. She's descended from a guy (James Whitehouse) that came over from England in the 1780's, and landed in south central Kentucky. Pauline is descended from James' oldest son, Thomas Whitehouse (1779-1847). Her Whitehouse branch eventually drifted north, over the state line into southern Indiana. She graduated from DePauw in the mid 1930's, and while she was there, she had met Thomas Gifford, from Chicago. Apparently he became this big time lawyer in Chicago over the next 40 years.

That family seemed to have a fair amount of tragedy. Too bad, they see like nice people.

Oh, and by the way, my Whitehouse branch, in all of this, is from one of James' MIDDLE sons.

Thanks again,
Added by Patty McKinley on Nov 28, 2015 4:48 PM
RE: Mordicai Lincoln Home Photo
Sure, no problem.
Added by CW on Nov 27, 2015 8:34 PM
Lora Treadwell
RE: #36629145
It does...thanks as always.
Added by Lora Treadwell on Oct 26, 2015 5:39 PM
Lora Treadwell
Hello again...Patrick J. Morrison was married first to #133330128 (Ida Christie Moore) and 2nd to 36629144 Viola Mary Repp Miller Morrison. Viola had no children with Patrick but did have a son Roger Charles Miller. Guess Viola should be listed as a sibling?
Added by Lora Treadwell on Oct 26, 2015 10:26 AM
Sarah Pullen
#61632243 George T. Pullen
Chris - I would like to request a transfer of George's grave to me. He is my 3rd great grandfather. Thanks.
Added by Sarah Pullen on Oct 25, 2015 3:29 PM
BF McLaughlin
Hey Chris!
Truly appreciate you putting Walter's obituary up. I met both his daughters back in 2000, and all of his great grandkids and great-great grandkids. GREAT family.
Added by BF McLaughlin on Oct 21, 2015 5:25 PM
Re: Margaret Ann "Peggy" Svetich Warsaw
Chris - Thanks for adding the obit.
Added by Jim-S. on Oct 21, 2015 7:47 AM
Waunita M Herron
Frank Dunn
Does Frankie Dunn's monument give his date of death?
Added by Waunita M Herron on Oct 18, 2015 11:24 PM
nancy robison
Henry C Allett
Chris, you posted the wrong death cert on memorial # 125884175. I posted the correct one.
Added by nancy robison on Oct 15, 2015 4:22 PM
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