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JMR (#47575460)
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Bio Photo I began my interest in our family tree with a fifth grade science fair project on genealogy. My parents got involved and helped interview other relatives, gather facts and photos, etc. The project included a paper mâché family tree with little green leaves representing my ancestors, each with names and dates printed on them. It won second place in the science fair and we were all really proud of it.

Afterward my folks continued the research by visiting their own birth places in Indiana and Florida, as well as those of our ancestors there and beyond. They researched in libraries and cemeteries, attended family reunions, and so on. Thirty years later I have picked up the project again, only now I have a renewed interest in showing this to my own children, and also in researching my wife's rich family history.
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 • 15 Memorials Added
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Nadine Smith
RE: Martha E. Ruff
Added by Nadine Smith on Oct 22, 2013 2:35 PM
RE: Dr. & Mrs. Will
You are welcome.

Added by Delia on Aug 18, 2013 9:09 AM
RE: Regina Albert
My pleasure. It's a lovely cemetery and not too far from Amish country--worth a visit some day!
Added by Anonymous on Jul 12, 2013 1:06 PM
Regina Albert
I did the best I could. This is a very old graveyard (headstones in German!) and the engraving is very faded and mossy. I am pretty sure this is the gravestone of the longer-living Regina Albert. There are Sheaffers in this graveyard but I couldn't verify markers with the names you requested. I may try again. Different light always helps.
Added by Anonymous on Jul 08, 2013 4:12 PM
marcie zeiders
RE: Scheaffers
You are very welcome. I am going to go back and try to find the others. I found a listing on the internet for the cemetery, but some of the stones are very worn and many broken
Added by marcie zeiders on Jan 20, 2013 7:22 PM
Marilyn Sweat
Thank you so much for looking for the grave site. I really appreciate it.
Added by Wiregrasswarrior on Oct 16, 2012 7:15 PM
Mary Niccum
Just wanted to let you know that I posted a picture of mary Niccum awhile ago. it is hard to read, but the date of death matches.
Added by Brenda on Sep 19, 2012 11:25 AM
Mark B.
Many Thanks!
I really appreciate your time to do this JMR. It is very helpful! If I can do one for you sometime on my side of town let me know. I live and work in yhr Douglasville, Marietta area. Thanks again, Mark B.
Added by Mark B. on Feb 07, 2012 11:56 PM
Swafford & Booker Grave Markers

Hey thanks for the pictures of the grave markers. You wouldn't happen to be related to the Bookers or Swaffords are you? There is kind of a mystery in the family that we are curious about. If I can ever return the favor here in Yreka, CA just let me know.

Thanks again,

Teri LeMere
Added by Teri on Nov 13, 2011 10:34 AM
John Burnett
Adline Thompson
I am so happy to have this photo and I really appreciate everything you have done to get these for me. I cannot thank you enough and I am very grateful, knowing how old these graves are. My birthday is Nov 1--so these are my gifts!

Thank you,

John Burnett
Kingsville, Texas
Added by John Burnett on Oct 30, 2011 5:35 AM
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