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Jack Stevens (#47573024)
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Bio Photo Retired Colonel, US Army. Member National Genealogical Society. High School Omak, Washington; College Washington State University, Pullman, WA.
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Abel Stevens
Jack...The DAR will no longer approve applications for Abel Stevens. The DAR certificate specifies that the Patriot have "unfailing the cause of American Independence during the Revolutionary War". Having been a United Empire Loyalist disqualifies him from being termed a Patriot with unfailing loyalty. I know this because I tried several years ago to claim Abel as one of my DAR Patriots. I was turned down.

I descend from Abel Sr to Abel Jr to Stephen K. Stevens to Abel Stevens "the blacksmith" of Athens, through him to my grandfather, Gordon Warren Stevens.

You might want to remove the DAR insignia and reference to Abel qualifying for DAR from your find-a-grave page. He did qualify at one time, until they learned of his loyalist leanings..but that is no longer the case.

Added by Jill_R on Mar 19, 2016 12:05 PM
87701619 Gustave Maas
I am not sure that this Gustave Maas is married to 20051503 Pauline Maas of Lodi.

California San Francisco Area Funeral Home records indicate:
NAME: Gustave Henry Maas
SPOUSE: Ethel L Walpert
BIRTH: 8 Jan 1892 - San Francisco, California
DEATH: 1 May 1973 - Daly City, San Mateo, California, United States

Whereas according to U.S. Social Security Death Index:
NAME: Gustave Maas
BIRTH: 10 Aug 1895
DEATH: Apr 1972 - Lodi, San Joaquin, California, USA
CIVIL: California

California Death Index:
NAME: Gustave Maas
BIRTH: 10 Aug 1895
DEATH: 7 Apr 1972 - San Joaquin

Lodi News Sentinel Apr 8, 1972
Gustave Maas married former Paulina Newuharth in 1923. Father of Delvin G. Maas.
Added by LyndaB on Feb 11, 2016 2:56 PM
Hannah Ulam Simpson
I found your memorial for her #90311777 in Pleasant Ridge Cem. Armour, SD. She was my great, great aunt. I requested a photo of her headstone and the photographer said they have no record of her in that cemetery. You placed a wonderful photo of her on the memorial. Do you have any personal knowledge of her burial or is it from an older record book that the cemetery may not have? Her father was my great, great grandfather. Thank you for all the work you have done for Fond A Grave! Helen
Added by Helen on Jul 18, 2015 12:42 PM
Judy Dennett Bearman
RE: Sven Gimre
You're welcome....and I fixed it so its not upside down.
Added by Judy Dennett Bearman on Jul 16, 2015 5:05 PM
Steven Dunn
Pvt William Braithwaite
Hi: I went to the Greenfield Cemetery here in Spotsylvania County to take photos this morning and came across Pvt William Braithwaite's grave marker there. I photographed it along with the others there. There wasn't already a memorial for him in Greenfield, so I made one for him (#146700090). When I went to research bio info for him on the net, I found another memorial site for him in Frederick County, VA with a photo of an identical grave marker for him taken by you.

I'm wondering why there are two burial places for him, and how he ended up with a grave marker in Greenfield. Further investigation on my part may reveal his relationship to the Rowe and Estes family who occupy the cemetery otherwise. Do you know anything that might shed light on this mystery?

Added by Steven Dunn on May 19, 2015 12:57 PM
Oscar Schoyen
I am entering pages for a Helen Schoyen and Phyllis Alice Schoyen in Hillside Cementer Minneapolis. I believe Helen is the wife of Oscar and I'm not sure about Alice. Lists father as Oscar but mother as Eleanor. Can you confirm these folks are all related?

Added by leslie on Apr 30, 2015 8:41 AM
Shawn Riley
Madison Moye
Thank you Jack for the information on Madison Moye. Very much appreciated. ~ Shawn
Added by Shawn Riley on Apr 27, 2015 7:26 AM
RE: William Murry Stevens
You are very welcome.
Have a great day!!
Added by PShannon on Apr 24, 2015 10:45 AM
RE: William Murry Stevens
So sorry about the duplicate. I will move the pic of his tombstone to your memorial and delete the memorial I made, if that is agreeable to you.
Thanks for the heads-up about the duplicte.
Added by PShannon on Apr 24, 2015 8:58 AM
s. stice
Giles heritage
I have been researching Giles for over 40 years, would love to talk with you re: your connection.
my email is
Or if you give me your phone # & location, I can call. I live in AK 907-694-5170.
Added by s. stice on Jan 24, 2015 4:29 PM
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