|Gary Feezel (#46962351)|
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For 44 years I stayed as far away from cemeteries as possible, then I decided to find out about my grandfather's family.|
Any genealogist can tell you the rest.
I have taken it upon myself to "adopt" a couple cemeteries with the intention of posting every headstone in them. Therefore, I have created a lot of memorial pages for people I have never met. If I have a memorial page for a member of your family, simply ask and I will turn it over to you. Please tell me your relationship in your request.
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|Cynthia Edwards||Harry Francis Ray and Lula C|
Harry Francis Ray and Lula C are my grand parents. And I would like very much to have this page.
|M Cramer||FAG #23879510|
In regards to Find A Grave Memorial #23879510, Nancy Ellen's maiden is DAVIS. She is the daughter of Lewis C and Nancy MAGGARD Davis. William Jacobs was her first husband.
Nancy MAGGARD Davis is my 2 great grandmother's (Ellen MAGGARD Johns) sister.
Added by M Cramer on Sep 22, 2016 9:12 AM
Am interested in a photo of the headstone of Robert Shuttleworth. Died Nov 2010.
Added by TraceyB on Sep 15, 2016 12:58 PM
I just added a pic of leona n mike Grubaugh
|jimbob||Donald E Rhodes 1956-1975|
Do you know if he was KIA in Nam? Thank you
Added by jimbob on Jul 28, 2016 9:37 AM
|PhilP||Stephen A Douglas Nall|
I am Doug's GGrandson. I added his portrait and the family portrait. I was wondering who you descend from in the family portrait?
Added by PhilP on Jul 24, 2016 12:35 PM
|Debra Eaton||Rhodes Family|
Are you related to the Rhodes family in the Maplewood Cemetery? Please let me know. Thanks,
|jesse green||P I c's|
There were also Berman and Miller relatives also. There was Louis and Helen Bierman (daughter) and Roy and Joanne Miller (daughter) who are buried there.
Thank you for adding the family links to the Bliss memorials! Barb L.
|Jim Madden||John S Mullen, 2nd MN, Civil War Vet|
Here is an update to John S Mullen, including dates.
John S Mullen
b:1837 (Ireland)-d:May 25, 1911, Chicago, Cook, Illinois.
Mullen served as Corporal in the 2nd MN, Co D and was wounded in the hand at Missionary Ridge Nov 23, 1863. Participated in the Fenian Raids in Canada West (Ontario), June 1866, under Fenian Colonel John O'Neill. Mullen lead a company of Fenians (Irish Republican Army) and was credited with burning Sauerwine Bridge during the Battle of Ridgeway. They rejoined the main Fenian body to disperse the Canadian Forces and later escaped back to Buffalo where he became a US prisoner aboard the USS Michigan, with the rest of the Fenians, later released.
Also, he had a very colorful career in Chicago politics after the war, serving as a customs inspector. At one point, he was replaced in this position by a Confederate veteran because of politics and the newspapers had stories of how a Union Veteran wounded serving his country was being replaced by a rebel traitor.
In his later years, Mullen is listed in Chicago directories as "Old Soldier". He died in Chicago and buried in this cemetery.
Hopefully you can update Mullen's page.
Keep up the great work and thank you!
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