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Jan A (#47837485)
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Born and grew up in Hillsdale PA. Retired USN with 20 years. I love photography so please don't mind me if I add pictures for a "more scenic" or "more complete" picture of headstones / cemeteries.

If all you have done is create a memorial and did no research to find out who the person was, please don't get upset if I have and ask you to edit a memorial. Preserving and documenting the deceased so they are not forgotten is what I enjoy doing.

** Remember that a LOT of the online databases prior to 2000 are NOT always correct and until you've WALKED the cemetery and have the picture to prove it - don't trust what you read from someone that hasn't.

Feel free to borrow pictures, I only ask that you give credit where it's due. If anyone would like possession of a memorial, I will be more than glad to hand them over - provided you are related!
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Joan of VA
RE: #30961822 Martin & Nancy Hull
Hi,

Martin & Nancy are husband & wife, Nancy is Martin's second wife. He was married first to Della Mills. Martin & Nancy married after 1925, because he moved after his first wife died to Indiana co., PA about 1925. Accordign to census Harry Hull was born abt 1922 PA?

I have Martin and Nancy in the 1930 & 1940 Census living in White Twp., Indiana Co., PA

1930 Fed Census, White twp, Indiana co., PA
Martin Hull age 60 born Maryland
Nancy R. Hull age 31 born PA
Warren Hull age 8 born PA
Gladys Hull age 6 born PA
Ralph M. Hull age 4 born PA
Iva I Hull age 2 born PA

1940 Fed Census, white twp., Indiana co., PA, May 10, 1940
Martin Hull age 72 born Maryland
Nancy Hull age
Warren Hull age 18 born PA
Gladys Hull age 16 born PA
Ralph Hull age 14 born PA
Iva Hull age 12 born PA
Ada Hull age 9 born PA
Gilbert Hull age 7 born PA
Barry Hull age 5 born PA
Lila Hull age 4 born PA

Joan
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Added by Joan of VA on Apr 14, 2014 3:42 PM
John Williams
RE: NEBO Cemetary
Sorry have not responded. I have also taken pictures at Nebo. It has also been named Williams Cemetary and some Church name. I found them in the Nebo
Thank You
John Williams
Added by John Williams on Apr 13, 2014 11:38 AM
Melanie Gearhart
Photos
Jan,

I have seen your name on a number of memorials for relatives. I want to thank you for your work and contributions. My family is a long way from Pennsylvania and would not likely be able to visit the area and pay our respects. Having memorials and photos on Find A Grave makes it a lot easier.

Thanks again,

Melanie
Added by Melanie Gearhart on Apr 10, 2014 12:48 PM
Rhonda Kevorkian
RE: Your relatives?
Jan,
I do have plenty of relatives there. Thank you so much for doing this, I am excited to see what you have done.
Rhonda
Added by Rhonda Kevorkian on Mar 04, 2014 10:37 AM
Barbara Farlow
Peter Fyock Family
I added Catherine Fox's name to Peter's bio. You wouldn't have any info about Malinda R. "Linnie" Fyock or Irene L. Fyock who married Edward Gaston. I couldn't find them listed anywhere but I don't have very good research tools. I appreciate all you have done, the photos and info are awesome!
Added by Barbara Farlow on Feb 14, 2014 3:32 AM
Warren Eastright
Jean Lee
I have change to your suggested cemetery.

Thanks
Warren
Added by Warren Eastright on Feb 10, 2014 4:52 AM
Janet Lowry
Margaret Hosie-Leslie
Jan A, Thank you so kindly for the photos of Margaret Hosie-Leslie and responding to my inquiry. There should be several "Leslie's" at Mount Hermon Cemetery since this is where the Leslie's settled from Scotland. Very grateful and thank you again - Janet Sullivan-Lowry, Gulfport, FL USA
Added by Janet Lowry on Nov 16, 2013 8:42 AM
Lindy R
RE: Wendell
Luella, Wendell and Kenneth are siblings. All three lived with their parents. Luella is alive and in the family home in Starford. Luella and Wendell never married. Kenneth married young but separated shortly after. Their youngest sibling is Margaret Joyce Mogle. My mother. My father, Richard Ross Mogle, passed 29 years and is in Rowley Cemetery.
Added by Lindy R on Oct 24, 2013 3:58 PM
Penny D.
RE: Old Fairview Cemetery
I wish I did have a layout of Old Fairview. After having visited the cemetery last September (2011), I had planned to try to locate one before we visit PA again.

I checked at the Indiana Historical Society and they didn't have anything in their files. Rairigh Funeral Home has been around a long time and that name pops up in a lot of old obituaries. I would certainly check with them. I was going to stop there but it was raining the two times we passed it and I didn't get by that way again.

One more thought. The organization or individuals who put flags on the veterans' gravesites each year must have some sort of site/plot plan to work from.

Bless your heart for your efforts. I am glad to hear from you and so sorry I am of no help. You have a lot of hard work ahead of you. When we finally found the cemetery, I was both disheartened and elated, as well. It is a peaceful place and deserves to be cared for.

Good luck, I'm looking forward to visiting there again.

Added by Penny D. on Jun 04, 2012 9:34 AM
 

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