Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Advertisement
Lois (#47185164)
 member for 6 years, 9 months, 5 days
[Add to MyFriends]
Bio and Links
Edmund Burke said "People will not look forward to posterity, who never look back to their ancestors." I do believe that is true and have been dabbling in genealogy research on my husband's and my families for about 40 years plus I have a library science background. Between the two and the love of solving puzzles, I love research of any kind. When I found this site I was excited because it is easy to use, has a wealth of information on ancestral burials, plus it's free! I love this site and am on it every day searching or adding information. I will keep working and seeking more information to help our family trees along, plus help others as I can.
Thanks for this wonderful website!
Lois

P.S. Please use the "Edit" button to add obituaries, biographies, etc. I will gladly add them!
 Contact:
or
Leave Public Message
Contributions to
Find A Grave
 • 21,428 Memorials Added
 • 21,321 Memorials Managed
 • 61 Memorials/Week
 • 11,715 Photos
 • 28 Photo Requests
 • 9 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 4,364 Virtual Flowers
 • 14 Virtual Cemeteries
 • 17 Friends
Search Contributor's Records

 
First NameLast Name

Virtual Cemeteries
Bailey (1)
Bible (3)
Cook (40)
Easterly (4)
Everly (5)
Fesenbeck (6)
Godfrey (12)
Keiser (13)
Lukas (21)
Prochaska (5)
[View all Virtual Cemeteries...]
Find A Grave Friends
Amy Robbins-Tja..., Baxter B. Fite ..., Beth Wilkins, cj, CPR, dick BANNING, Gloria Barnes, Harlan Svoboda, International W..., Judy Mayfield, M. Jensen Segge..., Marsha, Peggy Bargen Du..., Piper, Wes Hart, ZBonnie, ZGA
Messages left for Lois (15)[Leave Message]
Ruth
Michael Schmitt.
Thank you for additional information on Michael memorial page.
Added by Ruth on Jun 18, 2016 5:49 PM
JenniferJ
Nicholas Smith
Hi Lois -
We went to Hillside Cemetery to look for Nicholas Smith and did not find him as of yet. Are you certain he is buried at Hillside? We checked with the Palatine Historical Society cemetery records and they did not have him listed. Would you be able to provide more information on Nicholas or where you obtained the information he had buried in Hillside. Thank you. Jennifer
Nicholas Smith
b. 1890, d. 1945
Requested by Lois
Apr 01, 2016
Added by JenniferJ on Jun 07, 2016 8:54 PM
Shannon D.
Frank Rauch - Sloan
I saw you added information to this memorial. Would you like me to transfer the memorial to you? I am always working to get the memorials back to family. Just let me know.
Thanks,
Shannon
Added by Shannon D. on Jun 03, 2016 11:43 AM
Tree Leaf
RE: .....
In answer to your query. This is quoted from the FAQ:

"If you have official documentation for the update but have been declined, please send the update again under "suggest any other correction or addition," adding source and documentation that proves the update. Please make every effort to contact the manager of the memorial page and keep in mind that the manager may have differing information."

SAC is the standard abbreviation for this section of the edit tab.
Added by Tree Leaf on May 31, 2016 6:04 PM
Tree Leaf
.....
I was asking for a source for the other edits you sent.

I asked them to be sent via SAC, not a brusque message posted to me on my public message board.

I approved the suggestion which came with a source, and credited you for it, on her memorial page.

Unsure what is meant by 'her home page' since that is a personally run blog or website and she died in 1947. She has no home page.

Please send the information via SAC, a copy and paste would be nice. Thanks.



Added by Tree Leaf on May 30, 2016 1:45 PM
Tree Leaf
Memorial # 147626392
Hello - Is there a source for the edits on Mrs. Anna (Schmitt) Prante? If so could you mention it via her SAC? I did process her maiden name as I found a marriage announcement.

Thanks.
Added by Tree Leaf on May 28, 2016 3:33 PM
hyde park girl scout
Lena Weigand Roehm
Thank you so much for the prompt transfer.Thank you also for all the time and effort you have put into documenting memorials on findagrave. Without wonderful people like you this site would not exist! Lena
Added by hyde park girl scout on May 28, 2016 10:31 AM
Kind and Generous
RE: August Michael Schmidt Sr.
So Sorry. This is my first experience with this.
1. 156291753 - August Schmidt. Full Name is August Michael Schmidt Sr.
145510195 Wife, Barbara Lambert Schmidt
2. 145510195- Barbara Lambert Schmidt.
156291753 - Husband August Michael Schmidt Sr. 6/4/1846 - 12/14/1907
3. 149169580- August Michael Schmidt
Full Name is: August Michael Schmidt Jr. 3/19/1873 - 6/3/1944
Spouse Name: Mary Elizabeth (Schwartz) Schmidt.
150645457-Paul A Schmidt is a sibling not a child
4. 150645459 Paul A. Schmidt
Father
156291753 - August Michael Schmidt Sr.
6/4/1846 - 12/14/1907
Mother
145510195 - Barbara Lambert Schmidt
Thank You
Added by Kind and Generous on May 11, 2016 9:23 AM
Not so Irish
Note
Don't give it a second thought. Have a good day.
Added by Not so Irish on Mar 01, 2016 10:47 AM
GeneaProtector
Augusta Nickel
I added the info you provided. THanks!!! :)
Added by GeneaProtector on Feb 11, 2016 10:40 PM
[View all messages...]
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service