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Ruth Ellen Bartels (#47315485)
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Bio Photo My roots are from Appanoose county, Iowa, and Perry county, Pennsylvania on my father's side (Hunter, Burkepile) who came from Scotland/Ireland and Germany, respectively. My mother's side (Harper, Gilmour, Taliaferro) included American pioneers from the 1700's who came from Scotland (Harper), Ireland (Gilmour), and England (Taliaferro) who spread to Virginia, Kentucky, Illinois and other states west.

My husband is descended from the Bartels family of Schaumburg-Lippe, Germany who settled in Saline County, Nebraska; and from the Tatkenhorst family from Oppenwehe in Lubbecke Germany who first settled in Bartholomew County, Indiana and then came to Lincoln County, Kansas.

I have done, and continue to do, research on all the family lines on both my and my husband's side. I have a great deal more information on the family from Lincoln County, Kansas (St. John's and St. Paul's are the churches where they are buried).
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Jane Peery
I have sent a general photo of the Campground Cemetery and some Peery graves, and there are many. But there is no marker for Jane. I wanted to send a direct message to you in case you didn't click on the photo on the Find A Grave site, which gives a detailed message. Cathey
Added by Cathey on Sep 03, 2015 10:18 AM
RE: Myers-Cook Cemetery
Im sorry, but no, I do not know the exact location of the cemetery. I was just filling out the listings from the Boyle county cemetery book. Im in and out of the area all the time, but have never tried to find the cemetery. If I were to guess, it is overgrown, like so many other old family cemeteries in the area. But that's just a guess. Have you tried contacting Mike Denis, mentioned in the description of the cemetery? Hes local, and the president of the Boyle County Genealogical Cemetery. His contact info is here, at the bottom of the page: He may know or at least should know someone who does. Good luck! And enjoy your trip to Danville.
Added by Julie on Aug 31, 2015 3:38 PM
Connie Schwindt Rumold
Yost Kirchoff Monument photos
Erma Lenore Yost Kirchoff
Friedrich Franz "Fred" Kirchoff

Thank you for your effort to place this lovely photo of the monument for Erma and Fred.

Best Regards,
Connie Schwindt Rumold
Added by Connie Schwindt Rumold on Jul 31, 2015 2:36 PM
RE: Collins grave photos at Forest Lawn, Glendale
You're very welcome. Glad I could help out. I believe in the spaces like that they are one on top of the other.
Added by Emiliano on Jul 19, 2015 9:04 PM
Little Marie
Grace Watson
I will transfer Grace Watson to you but on the condition that you update my memorial and not delete mine. Thanks
Added by Little Marie on Jul 18, 2015 4:06 PM
Don Inman
RE: Center Grove Cemetery
I am a member of the genealogical society and use it often for find a grave. I have looked for James Gilmour without success. Trying to catch caretaker to see if their records show him there and where.
Added by Don Inman on Jul 18, 2015 1:05 PM
Don Inman
Center Grove Cemetery
Kirkwood City Hall Phone 309-768-2030.
Hours M-W 9-12 & Thursday 1-5 not always on duty tho
Added by Don Inman on Jul 17, 2015 1:32 PM
Don Inman
RE: John McFarland grave photos Library phone is 309-734-3166. Genealogy society is short on volunteers, so, not always someone there.
My phone is 309-734-2642.
Added by Don Inman on Jul 17, 2015 1:26 PM
Don Inman
RE: John McFarland grave photos
The city hall in Kirkwood has cemetery maps and could give you caretaker info. The Warren County Genealogy Society has a map and listing of all the site they listed in 1985. Feel free to contact me if I can assist you anymore.

Added by Don Inman on Jul 17, 2015 8:42 AM
Don Inman
RE: John McFarland grave photos
I hope you got my email re: sources for burials in Center Grove.
Added by Don Inman on Jun 25, 2015 5:51 AM
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