|Bill Daugherty (#47160704)|
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Hi Y'all. I'm a Central Pennsylvania native living in Eastern Georgia. I'm tracking down and documenting family names including Daugherty, Sprunger, Amstutz, Updegraff (and its variations Updegrave, Uptagrafft, Updegrove, etc.). I'm also interested in family names Antes, Bixler, Bressler, Coffee, Ferree, Gillinger, Habegger, Herr, Kendig, Logan, Pennington, Rothlischberger, Williams. |
I'm part of the great Pennsylvania melting pot, a descendant of Scotch-Irish, Swiss Mennonite, French Huguenots, Moravians, English, German, and Welsh ancestors. The "huddled masses yearning to breathe free."
I'm also looking for my wife's family including Devaney, Hayman, Holley, Leffler, Ricketson, Robertson, Seiter, Street, Tuemler, Williams.
I'm trying to photograph as much as possible, and create an accurate, historical record. I'll be glad to transfer non-family members. I've enjoyed getting to know my extended family members through Findagrave.
Please visit my famous relatives:
Rev Hans Herr, Jr, Swiss Mennonite Bishop, 8th Great-Grandfather. (Herr)
Marie De La Warenbuer Ferree, Founder of French Huguenot Colony, Pequea Valley, PA, in 1712, 7th Great-Grandmother. (Ferree)
LTC John Henry Antes, 4th Great-Grandfather. (Antes)
Benjamin Henry Latrobe, America's first professional architect and engineer. 1st cousin, 5 times removed. (Antes)
Daniel Dale Gerber, Mennonite missionary kidnapped in Vietnam in 1962. Civilian POW/MIA. 3rd cousin, once removed. (Amstutz)
Raymond "Rube" Bressler, Major League Baseball Player. 3rd cousin, 3 times removed. (Bressler)
Samuel Montgomery Roosevelt, American artist, portrait painter, and merchant. 4th cousin, twice removed. (Antes)
Major General John Fulton Reynolds, Union Civil War general. Killed at Gettysburg. 4th cousin, 3 times removed. (Ferree)
Henry Latrobe Roosevelt, Assistant Secretary of the Navy. 5th cousin, once removed. (Antes)
Isaac Kaufman Funk, Publisher. Founder, Funk and Wagnalls Company. 5th cousin, 4 times removed. (Herr)
Elvis Aaron Presley, Rock Singer, Actor. 10th cousin. (Bressler)
Find-A-Grave Family Members:
Wendy A. Bonham, 2nd cousin. (Daugherty)
Shelley Crabb, 2nd cousin, once removed. (Daugherty)
Debra K. Amstutz Molnar, Double 3rd cousin. (Amstutz)
Edward Updegraff, 3rd cousin. (Updegraff)
Arthur Hawkridge, 3rd cousin, once removed. (Sprunger)
Robert C. Kuberek, 3rd cousin, once removed. (Daugherty)
L. Bolen, 3rd cousin, once removed. (Daugherty)
Leslie W., 3rd cousin-in-law, twice removed. (Daugherty)
Katie P., 4th cousin. (Updegraff)
Susan Alexander, 4th cousin. (Updegraff)
ChrisB, 5th cousin, once removed. (Ferree)
Kathy, 5th cousin, once removed. (Sprunger)
Joy Malessa, 5th half-cousin, once removed. (Antes)
Christine Brown, 5th half-cousin, twice removed. (Antes)
Wendy, 6th cousin. (Updegraff)
Karen Malcolm, 7th cousin, twice removed. (Herr)
David Werner, 8th cousin, once removed. (Updegraff)
Chip Miller, 8th cousin, once removed. (Updegraff)
Michelle, 8th cousin, once removed. (Herr)
Steve Herr, 8th cousin, once removed. (Herr)
Deborah Morrison, 8th cousin, possibly 2 or 3 times removed. (Updegraff)
William Watson, 9th cousin. (Herr)
Jill M., 9th cousin. (Herr)
Diana Frick-Simons, 9th cousin. (Herr)
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|Mike Shugart||John and Emma Lee|
Hi Bill, My name is Mike Shugart and I am a member of Find A Grave and Ancestry.com. I saw your request for pics in Oakwood Cemetery, Jefferson, Texas. My wife and I will be in Jefferson for the annual Pilgrimage in May. They hold Civil War reenactments and we have never experienced one. I will do my best to find John and Emma and take pics of their headstones and post them for you.
|Harry Senft||RE: Minnie Metzgar Photo|
|Storres Myers||RE: Heard's and Herr's Photos|
You are welcome and thank you for acknowledging the photos.--Storres
|Fred Sanford||RE: Francis Marsh Photo|
You bet!...check out Carl Braatz @ Cedar Hill!
|Wanda||RE: John S. Cox Photo|
It was my pleasure!
Added by Wanda on Jan 07, 2017 10:59 PM
|NLColes||RE: Richard Bell Photo|
You're very welcome.
Added by NLColes on Jan 07, 2017 7:27 PM
|Fred Sanford||Re: Clara Marsh|
Call or write the office and get location of her grave. I got one for Francis last year but did not see hers. Could check again though
|NkNMOORE||Cora Belle Heard Burrell|
The change has been made. When I created the memorial there was no photo. The photo has 1872 so I made the change with a note on her memorial regarding the death certificate. Thank you for mentioning it.
Added by NkNMOORE on Dec 19, 2016 3:56 PM
|Judith Holcomb Farrington||C&MA Church Cemetery, Augusta GA|
Hello again, Bill. Curtis graduated from Simpson Bible College, San Francisco in 1967. And we have family with strong C&MA connections. We live in the Atlanta metro area.
|Rebecca Harris||RE: Thomas Dougal photo|
You are welcome. There were other members of the Dougal family on the same marker on the other 3 sides but unfortunately my cell phone battery ran out as I was taking photos. The other sides were as follows:
a native of Edinburgh
he died July 26?), 180*
Also his wife
She died June **, 1809(?)
Died Nov. 8, 186.
Wife of William Dougal
daughter of Sam (?) [remainder illegible]
who [she?] died Feb. 10, [year illegible]
Also their two sons:
William P, died March 26, 18*6
[illegible] died **** 180*
AE 5 days.
The stone is old limestone and a lot of it wa worn away. Asterisks are characters that are completely warn away. Question marks are present but difficult to read, and are my best guess.
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