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Cheri Rupert Mattox (#46916695)
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Bio Photo I started several years ago looking for information on my father's grandparents, which led me to all of the other families in my family tree. I now have volumes of information and files of pictures, and lots of books! Someone told me years ago that this hobby would become additive, which it has, but so rewarding. I love finding a new piece to the puzzle. After a trip in 2009 to do research in Washington DC, on family members pension records from the Civil War and research at the DAR Library, for the Revolutinary War, I decided I would look for all of the men who fought in the Civil War with my great, great grandfather (100th Indiana Infantry, Company C, from LaGrange Co., Indiana) I wanted to know who they were and who their families were. So I started compiling info on each of these men. NEWS- (April 2012) I just finished my book and I have several copies available if anyone wants one. It is The Men of the 100th Indiana Infantry, Company C. (I am now compiling information on Company B of the 100th Indiana Infantry). The main families I work on are Rupert, Dye, Lancaster, Walda, Reinking, Holsinger, Oliver. I am always happy to answer questions about any of these families and others too.
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Rob Dwyer
RE: John Campbell
Hi Cheri,

I apologize for any confusion. These appear to be the SAME John Campbell's, based on their date of birth. This would also be my wife's 4x great-grandfather. It seems that some Campbell family researchers believed that he was probably buried at Leesburg Presbyterian, as you had indicated. However, Mount Zion Methodist Church cemetery actually has a a metal sign supporting his burial there (along with wife Sarah).

I'm not sure what your source was for the Leesburg Presbyterian burial, but this sign would seem to be more compelling. Of course, the next step would be for me to visit Mount Zion to inquire about their sources for this information. In any case, I just wanted to let you know that your memorial is now in question. If you do find any other information regarding this issue, please feel free to write me back.
Added by Rob Dwyer on Oct 21, 2014 7:11 PM
Barbara Wolf
RE: Permelia Haines, Avilla
You are welcome for the photo. Sorry it wasn't the right person. Barb
Added by Barbara Wolf on Oct 09, 2014 7:44 PM
Barbara Wolf
RE: Permelia Haines, Avilla
I got the photo of Permelia Haines today. It is hard to read but it does list her name and her husband Robert on the stone. The name Baum is on the other three sides of the stone. Barb
Added by Barbara Wolf on Oct 08, 2014 9:13 PM
Barbara Wolf
Permelia Haines, Avilla
She is the widow of Robert S.. I will try and get the photo tomorrow. Barb
Added by Barbara Wolf on Oct 06, 2014 8:15 PM
Lindan S Caldwell
Granny Blue
Check our Facebook page Granny Blue Community,my idea,Matilda Evans Blue not far from Theo Upson.
Added by Lindan S Caldwell on Sep 08, 2014 4:28 PM
Lindan S Caldwell
Granny Blue
Check our Facebook page Granny Blue Community,my idea,Matilda Evans Blue not far from Theo Upson.
Added by Lindan S Caldwell on Sep 08, 2014 4:16 PM
Jennifer
RE: Hiram Ebbert or Ebert
Hi Cheri,

This is one of those families where the surname spelling seems to have gone back and forth depending on the person taking the census. I think we should just go with the spelling on the headstones. I submitted requests to clarify what that is.

Thanks,
Jennifer
Added by Jennifer on Jun 24, 2014 6:28 PM
OPPSheryl
RE: Hiram & Maria Ebert
They are spelled Ebbert.

Thanks,

Sheryl
Added by OPPSheryl on Jun 23, 2014 9:28 PM
Dorothy
RE: Just saw 67681406
No problem. We all make mistakes. :)
Added by Dorothy on Jun 08, 2014 10:55 PM
Dorothy
Just saw 67681406
You have inserted the wrong photo for this memorial. Please remove it. I already took a photo for this Ben Davis in his own memorial when I created his memorial. Thanks!
Added by Dorothy on Jun 08, 2014 5:46 PM
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