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greg bennatt (#47759685)
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Bio Photo I've been researching my family history for 30 plus years. My military service allowed me to visit many parts of the country where my ancestors lived and are buried. Walking the oldest cemeteries and finding an ancestor's grave is one of the most gratifying aspects of genealogy. Now we can walk the cemeteries during the winter months using findagrave ! Online research has greatly helped with finding unknown records.
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Charles F. Matze, Sc.M
thomas thompson
Sent a request to you to add parents to Thomas Thompson.
it looks like we both missed this addition

Thanks

Chuck and Jean (Thompson) Matze

Thomas is Jean's grandfather
Added by Charles F. Matze, Sc.M on Oct 25, 2014 3:55 PM
Jayne Dunn
RE: Alexander Peru # 12234240
Alexander's death record gives his father's name as Josette. That's as far back as I can go. He emigrated from Canada around 1822. I have never seen any connection to the NY family but that doesn't mean there isn't any. Alexander did have a daughter named Martha May b 1859 but I have that she married Ellison Dunn. I can trace Ellison Dunn but never find Martha so I assume she died. Let me know if I can answer any more questions. Jayne
Added by Jayne Dunn on Feb 08, 2014 9:38 AM
Our Family History
Thankful Webster Harrington
Hi Greg,

Glad to set these memorial up. These are also my ancestry. The only problem is that there headstone may have been damage by a farmers cows as there headstone can't be found.

Donna Cain
Added by Our Family History on Jan 10, 2014 12:54 PM
MN Headstone Hunter
RE: Cairo Cemetery Fairfax MN
I'm guessing he was born in NY and married to Amy from the 1895 MN census. The Cairo cemetery is the Methodist cemetery - from what I can tell, it wasn't a city cemetery. There are two larger cemeteries very close to the city, a Catholic, St Andrew and a Lutheran (split on FindAGrave in two) St John and St John's. Both churchs are still going. Do you know by chance what religion Wm might have been? I checked the 'neighbors on the census' and the Bregel family was Catholic. A search of the area found just one close Clark, Jane, in McLeod county, born 1821 but her stone said she was married to a Thomas Clark. Feel free to use my email address if you'd like also. Oh, there are many, many small church cemeteries in the area around Fairfax.
Added by MN Headstone Hunter on Nov 27, 2013 11:41 AM
Douglas Kirk Sorensen
Mabel and Thomas Thompson
Hi Greg - I've transferred them per your request. Best Regards - Doug Sorensen
Added by Douglas Kirk Sorensen on Nov 23, 2013 8:06 PM
William Kinney
RE: James Phelps inscription
Find A Grave Memorial# 74662079 - James Phelps - Oakridge Cemetery - Marshall, Michigan.

In Memory of James, son of H.J and Ellen Phelps - who died - Aug. 26, 1843 - Ae: 5 mo.
Added by William Kinney on Nov 23, 2013 1:03 PM
Terry
RE: Pease documentation
Can't wait to hear from you and learn how you're connected. Thanks for writing.
Added by Terry on Nov 22, 2013 4:57 AM
Kay Baldwin
RE: Gowan Cemetery near Glenwood, IA
Thanks for the info!
Kay
Added by Kay Baldwin on Aug 30, 2013 4:01 PM
Kay Baldwin
RE: Gowan Cemetery near Glenwood, IA
Thanks, Greg! Can't see if from the road . . . and can't find a road to go up there! I've been in touch with Jackie at the library but she wasn't sure. I'll ask around!!
Kay
Added by Kay Baldwin on Aug 23, 2013 11:17 PM
Kay Baldwin
RE: Gowen Cemetery
Sorry . . . . Gowen not Gowan!
K
Added by Kay Baldwin on Aug 19, 2013 7:07 PM
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