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Dorian the Historian (#46627283)
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I am a Story County, Iowa genealogist as well as a family genealogist. As a member of the Nevada Community Historical Society, I undertook to research the family history of the people who established the properties owned by the historical society and the project expanded from there.

I have been doing genealogy since I was teenager and love the research opportunities and record keeping computerized genealogy affords.
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Nick Andreola
Memorial# 137869484
Dorian,

Correct date of death for William H. Mills is 3-7-1940.

I've started this as I add more of my relatives to this site--I know it's redundant--I LIKE redundancy & hope you do too!


http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Category:Story_County%2C_Iowa
Added by Nick Andreola on Mar 16, 2015 1:41 PM
Sharon
Memorial 116443243
I believe that on this memorial for Andreas N (Andrew) Larson you show a child of his being Lewis Larson 1885-1961. This is not correct. Lewis Larson's father was Andres Eneas (Andrew) Larsen born 24 June 1849 and died 5 May 1944. He is buried in the Nevada Memorial Cemetery but not this person. If you can find Andres Eneas Larsen's grave and a picture I would be very greatful.
Sharon
Added by Sharon on Mar 08, 2015 5:40 PM
Crystal Payne
Mariah Tarman
Just processed an edit that you gave me regarding Mariah and her maiden name, Hocking. Any chance you are connected to her or did you just happen to come across the info?

The reason I ask is because I am related to Tarmans and look forward to connecting with someone else that is connected. Some of my family moved west during the Pioneer movement.

Look forward to hearing from you.

Crystal
Added by Crystal Payne on Jan 28, 2015 4:47 PM
Ann Netland
George Mason
Thank you for the transfer of George Mason to me. He is my grand uncle. The Mason family lived in Iowa and came to the US from Norway in 1861. Te name was changed from Madsson Sandvig to Mason to simplify the matter.

I as see that you are an historian in Iowa. I am looking for information concerning the mysterious robbing snd death of my great uncle Olai Netland. It would have occurred in the late 1800's or early 1900's I think.

Thanks,
Ann Netland McLarty
Added by Ann Netland on Jan 22, 2015 7:12 PM
Ann Netland
George Mason
Thank you for the transfer of George Mason to me. He is my grand uncle. The Mason family lived in Iowa and came to the US from Norway in 1861. Te name was changed from Madsson Sandvig to Mason to simplify the matter.

I as see that you are an historian in Iowa. I am looking for information concerning the mysterious robbing snd death of my great uncle Olai Netland. It would have occurred in the late 1800's or early 1900's I think.

Thanks,
Ann Netland McLarty
Added by Ann Netland on Jan 22, 2015 7:12 PM
anezlus
William Newton Farrington
Dorian, I just submitted information for his death date. His funeral service was May 2, 1959. I have a copy of his obituary. I am looking for two graves in the same cemetery. One is for Thelma Farrington and the other is for Lowel Farrington. Both are children of William and Melvona. Lowel is possibly Charles Lowel Farrington. I was told he died in Feb 1910. Today I found a record that indicated there was a Chas. Lowel Farrington who died in March 1909. I don't know anything about Thelma other than her name. If you know anything more I would appreciate it. Thanks, anezlus
Added by anezlus on Jan 19, 2015 6:01 PM
Bob & Nancy Cannon
Mary Fincham
Is the DOB for this memorial calculated or from family records? Thank you.
Added by Bob & Nancy Cannon on Dec 21, 2014 9:19 AM
Gayle Foster
John Hussong
Dorian, do you have a copy of the Hussong Manuscript? or do you know where one can be obtained? Thanks so much. Gayle Foster
Added by Gayle Foster on Dec 02, 2014 8:41 PM
Cheryl White
Balfour Jeffrey and wife, Mount Hope, Topeka
Just a note to let you know I have added the info from the cemetery records at Mt. Hope Cemetery to the pages of Balfour and Alice Jeffrey. There were a few changes from the edits you had sent, so you might want to check them against your records. Please let me know if there is anything else I can help you with.
Added by Cheryl White on Nov 28, 2014 2:25 PM
Scott
Melissa Wentzel
Thank you for the updates.
Added by Scott on Nov 09, 2014 4:38 PM
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