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Cheri Hoover (#47633840)
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Bio Photo I am passionate about gathering and preserving my ancestral/family tree information, and am always willing to help others do the same.

My paternal side is directly from Germany, making me a first generation American on my father's side.

My maternal side also goes back to Germany, but a few generations back, immigrating to Missouri. My maternal side also includes, through my maternal grandmother, two merged lines, throughout more than one generation, of English/Virginia Colonial tobacco planter ancestors.

My family surnames include:

Paternal: Wallmeier, Hoefel (Hofel with umlaut),Freise/Frese, Krah, Lichtenberg.

Maternal: Van Booven, Van Bentum, Gatewood, George, Hammock, Salamink, Klusmeyer, Hinchy/Hinchey, Jeffries, McDowell, Duck.

Stepfather: Langdon, Barker, Crockett.

Married: Hinz, Hoover

*** If you would like transfer of a memorial that I have created that I am not related to, I am more than happy to transfer! Just ask! I believe the memorials of someone's close friend or distant relative, or a beloved step-family member belongs with a person who loved them, or cares about their heritage, or has more information about them than a stranger who respectfully added a memorial for them, yet knows nothing about them. I have absolutely no problem with that. So if a person was "yours" in life somehow, just ask. Just, PLEASE, do not delete it once you have it, unless there is an undeniable reason to do so. That rule I respect. I check beforehand to make sure there is not already a memorial for someone, so I am careful not to duplicate. Thank you.

** If you see a headstone photo that I have taken, please feel free to use it, without my express permission, as these are not my professional work. These are volunteer photos, and I do this simply to help others find their loved ones. If you feel the need to acknowledge me, that's fine, but it is not why I do this.

++ If I have a photo of a PERSON, that is an instance where I ask that you simply ask my permission first. I am very agreeable.

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Leaves & Branches
Charles Davis photo
I sent you an email. Thanks!
Added by Leaves & Branches on Feb 17, 2015 6:30 PM
Photo thanks :-)
Thanks for going out in this cold and getting a photo of Nicodemus Hufford's grave marker at Oakwood Cemetery in Martinsville. And thank you for sharing on findagrave. Very kind of you.
Added by AMB on Feb 16, 2015 1:19 PM
Martha A. Hayden
thanks for the photo !
Added by deegraver on Feb 16, 2015 12:43 PM
Photo of Sherman Weddle
Thanks for going out and taking this photo. I know it is winter, and has been cold. Thanks again.
Added by Sandy on Feb 14, 2015 2:27 PM
Marshall Jackson Compton
thanks again for the photo
Added by deegraver on Feb 14, 2015 8:20 AM
Cornelia Knight
thanks for the photo
Added by deegraver on Feb 13, 2015 11:56 AM
RE: Salaminks
You are most welcome. Toddy I was at the other Loutre Island cemetery by the church and I checked there as well, just in case. I'm just sorry I couldn't help.
Added by Pauline on May 19, 2013 3:06 PM
angela conley
johnnie corbin
how do u know him i seen u wrote on his memorial
Added by angela conley on Feb 05, 2013 1:36 AM
Joy Gatewood Fulton
RE: Hello, Joy!
Thank you Cheri! I see that you too are an excellent chronicler of the past, and one who honors those that came before us. Keep on being awesome!
Added by Joy Gatewood Fulton on Dec 17, 2012 12:54 PM
D Rea
Wrong Year

The year on the stone is 1992, on the page it says 1997.
Added by D Rea on Nov 26, 2012 2:04 PM
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