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Vada L. Long (#46807018)
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Bio Photo Hi, I have been doing family Genealogy as far back as I can remember. My Great Aunt Pauline had me walking in cemeteries as soon as I was old enough to walk. My aunt Pauline Myers died in 2000 but I still carry on with her research.

This is a wonderful place to remember our loved ones and too pass along information to others. Coming from a military family I have been trying to record the graves of the Veterans, especially the civil war vets. Many of the old stones are gone but with a sight like this maybe they will not be forgotten. My daughter and I spend weekends finding old cemeteries that have been forgotten, (a lot of walking). We have also recorded cemeteries where all headstones are gone and the only records for these graves are recorded at the county library.

I want to thank Dave and Apple Dwiggins for the info on the Indiana Service men who were killed during World War II, and are buried at the Manila American Cemetery. See their web page here.

My grandma, Inez Rogers (Buried at Grandview Cemetery, Vigo Co. IN) died Aug. 7th 2009 if you have time please visit her memorial and leave a flower.
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PMS Sillix
James Richardson
Making the change I suggested and then rejecting it once you had done so.

Your Message to Me: RE: James Richardson
RE: James Richardson
That was a shabby pointless thing to do.


What did I do that was pointless and shabby?
Added by PMS Sillix on Aug 24, 2016 3:35 PM
PMS Sillix
James Richardson
That was a shabby pointless thing to do.
Added by PMS Sillix on Aug 22, 2016 4:22 PM
Donna Lynn Guire
Cottrell 1879
Thank-you so very much for the transfer...Have a great 4th of July....Freedom....Donna
Added by Donna Lynn Guire on Jul 03, 2016 8:19 AM
D. L. Lee
RE: Tabitha Mann
Thanks Vada,
I'm not related either, and I am on the same mission as you. Thanks for getting back with me, and let's keep paying it forward one photo or fact at a time :)

Added by D. L. Lee on Jun 25, 2016 3:32 PM
Serenity83
Lucinda Arney Fiscus cemetery
Hello Vada,
I am writing, because I have a contributor that needs information from the Fiscus Cemetery. I cannot find a number for the people who handle that cemetery, and I live in Mississippi and cannot get there to find this information on Noah Arney, and Lucinda Arney. If you can find a phone number of someone that can help it would be appreciated if you cannot.
Sincerely,
Valeria Falgout
Added by Serenity83 on May 02, 2016 5:49 AM
Gigskid
RE: Lieut William A Crawford
Thank you so much!
Added by Gigskid on Mar 29, 2016 6:12 PM
Katie May
21033639
Catherine Jane Haltom Woodburn was my great Aunt. My grandmother was Dora May Haltom Beaman. Their maiden name was "Haltom" with an m.

Thank you for the all the work you do. You make my family grave searches much easier.
Added by Katie May on Mar 28, 2016 1:35 PM
James Hoover
RE: S. N. Harrington
Thanks!
Added by James Hoover on Mar 19, 2016 7:23 AM
James Hoover
RE: S. N. Harrington
Thank you for creating it.

Jimmy
Added by James Hoover on Mar 18, 2016 6:36 AM
Shirley Gragg
Thank you
... for posting the picture of the County Home Cemetery [aka the Poor Farm] for Joseph A Wright
[Cemetery Photo Added by: Vada L. Long] at Find A Grave Memorial# 137655051
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=137655051&ref=acom

Did you happen to 'survey' the cemetery also; and - if so - were you successful in finding any readable headstones?

ANY info on this person would be greatly appreciated.
Added by Shirley Gragg on Mar 15, 2016 2:29 PM
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