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Karla Tschannen (#46854418)
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Bio Photo My wonderful grandmother, Maude (Wadsworth) Larson was the one who gave me the genealogy bug 10 years before her passing in 1986. I was lucky enough to get her genealogy work and some of her treasured photos, so I continued on where she left off. In her genealogy papers were obits from not only family but of friends and neighbors and I didn't know really what to do with some of them until I found FAG and knew thats where they belonged in hopes of helping others in their genealogy work, so some of my work here on FAG were obits my grandmother had saved for over 60 years and some of them contain so much information for a family member.

I have always enjoyed wandering around in cemeteries and always found tombstones interesting and was very happy to find FAG and see that there are others like myself interested in graving.

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Nellie Kleiber
Sorry I meant Mary Elizabeth Pierce
Added by SHanlon on Dec 31, 2016 5:31 PM
Nellie Kleiber
In your biography for Nellie Kleiber you say she is the only daughter of William and Mary Elizabeth (Daniels) Kleiber. This is wrong. Nellie's mother is Mary S (Pierce) Kleiber. Elizabeth Daniels was Nellie's grandmother,
Added by SHanlon on Dec 31, 2016 5:29 PM
Name correction for Find A Grave Memorial# 23168855 for Ceclia Hyrup Christensen
Hello, Have sent you a correction on Find A Grave Memorial# 23168855 for Ceclia Hyrup Christensen. The obit info for her husband lists her maiden name as Nyrup. That is a typo. The actual marriage license for their daughter lists Ceclia's maiden name as Hyrup and Cecilia's own marriage record at the Iowa State Archives lists Ceclia's maiden name as Hyrup. So I think one can be confident in the maiden name change. EH Find A Grave#48102166
Added by EH on May 14, 2016 9:49 AM
Thank you
Hi Karla,
Hope you and yours are well and happy. Missed you last Memorial Day in Harlan, but always see that you have been there. We stopped at Dick's and Maude's graves. Colorado
Relatives did not come. They felt they should visit Duane's grave for his first Memorial Day .

I also thank you for your attention to my relatives Find A Grave memorials.

Would love to make contact with you.

With love,
Added by Gigi2004 on Mar 20, 2016 11:02 PM
Boston Bulldog
You have the wrong FATHER for Glenn, it is not ARCHIE M BEST, it is ARTHUR MARSHALL BEST Find A Grave #22469966
Added by Boston Bulldog on Feb 24, 2016 10:03 AM
Stephen Hartwell
Horace and Philena Wadsworth
Hi Karla, I am descended from Philena Wood and Horace William Wadsworth through their daughter Harriet, and saw your memorials #23251036 and #34758985 with some documentation on Philena and Horace. While I have plenty of information on Horace, Philena's ancestry has so far proven elusive. To help the cause, would you be able to provide the sources you used to determine her birth and marriage info?
Stephen Hartwell
Added by Stephen Hartwell on May 29, 2015 6:47 AM
Tamara Butcher
Pearl Evelin Savage Schaben links
Would you link great grandma Pearl with my grandma, Uncle Rich and baby Ruth.
Ruby Elizabeth Schaben Neubauer
Find A Grave Memorial# 80941957
Richard W. Schaben
Find A Grave Memorial# 86132028
Ruth Mae Schaben
Find A Grave Memorial# 80665293

Thanks, Tamara
Added by Tamara Butcher on Mar 23, 2015 7:37 AM
shanel Dearinger
My loved one's and forgotton angels
Karla , Thank you for visiting my parents and Erin Justice, Your beautiful tokens are so very much appreciated :)

Added by shanel Dearinger on Feb 18, 2015 5:37 AM
Lois Green
Jesse Judson Decker
Grand children of Jesse wihth their father being
William D Decker. Their Grandmother being Dolly Martin Duvall - were trilled to get to see two pics of Jesse Judson Decker. Wonder if your grandmother or great grandmother were related since you had photos of him... or to Dolly Martin Duvall. I wish you had a pic of Dolly as they have none of her either.

I was married to Bill Decker, son of Dolly.
we had three children. Bill has been gone for a long time and any photos that the older children had - none have been shared.

I'm almost sure they know the cemetery where Jesse is laid to rest.
Added by Lois Green on Dec 28, 2014 4:44 PM
Paul Rolfe
Emma Leeper
If you are related to Emma Leeper, I have more information for you. Paul
Added by Paul Rolfe on Nov 14, 2014 3:10 PM
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