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Jo Roth (#47886522)
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Bio Photo When weather and time permit, I like nothing better than to visit cemeteries, photographing grave markers and monuments. For the past 30 years on and off, I have researched extensively in Clermont, Hamilton, and Warren Counties in Ohio, and Kenton County in Kentucky.

Permission is granted to use my photos. I am more than happy to provide them and help other researchers however I can.

*If you are new to this site, please read the FAQs and follow the guidelines. Make sure you search before adding a listing, and never post a photo you do not have permission to use (such as from another site). Let's work together to eliminate duplicate listings and prevent copyright infringement. Keep fun!

Working with a small team of volunteers on the records for this cemetery. New memorials, images, and updates to current memorials are being added daily.

Our thanks to the wonderful volunteers who recorded the gravestones in June 1988: Mrs. Maxine Fisher, Ms. Beverly Hafemister, Mrs. Joan I. Hughes, Mrs. Mary H. Remler, Mrs. Alma A. Smith, Mrs. Nancy L. Stern, and Mrs. Margie Thomas. This information can be found in the Hamilton County Burial Records, Volume 2, Anderson Township Cemeteries 1800-1989 by The Hamilton County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society, 175 pp., maps, surname index, 1990. They gave us a huge jumpstart to our project!

I am happy to transfer any listings which are not my family.

Spring Grove is incredibly beautiful and always a joy to visit, but it is also extremely large. Second in the nation only to Arlington National Cemetery, it has over 700 acres, of which 450 are developed and in use. There are roughly a quarter of a million burials there. Many of the Lots are family Lots and have a central monument surounded by individual markers for each person.

I hope you have visited their website at and used their Locate a Loved One page. You can search by name or location to access the burial records. These contain a wealth of information and are definitely worth a look. Expanding your search to include everybody in the same Lot is a great way to find other family members.

Good luck and let me know if I can be of any help.
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Ralph H. and Hilda Sayre, Upshur-WV-USA
Marion Dean
Site has been updated and linked. Please check and see if you want any changes made. Hilda
Added by Ralph H. and Hilda Sayre,... on Jul 02, 2017 12:23 AM
Heath Jenkins
RE: Thank You!
You're welcome!
Added by Heath Jenkins on Jun 26, 2017 5:09 AM
Anna (Alt) Giunta
Mary Parse Smith
Thanks Jo for the transfer.
Added by Anna (Alt) Giunta on Jun 10, 2017 4:37 AM
Kaycee Clark
RE: Frank Bowman
I am going back out to check again. I had some issues that made it very hard to walk. My achilles tend is not back to normal but like i said I will be going back to check.
Added by Kaycee Clark on Jun 10, 2017 12:33 AM
Anna (Alt) Giunta
Hi Jo, If not related to Mary Parse Smith, #131124299, would you please transfer to me, #46840084. If you are related, would love to chat more. Thanks for all your dedication and work on this project.
Added by Anna (Alt) Giunta on Jun 05, 2017 6:12 AM
I did the transfer. Take Care
Added by CCC on Mar 07, 2017 1:32 AM
#154240868 - Charlton Brain
Wow, this is a shocker! Can you provide me the sources? - I can understand the conjecture, but the information I had was that JCBrain and his mother were on the road around 1860-61, and in mid-1861, he was imprisoned and released in 1862. I will give this suggestion due consideration.
Added by Maclilus on Feb 10, 2017 7:58 PM
Anna (Alt) Giunta
Jo thanks so much for posting the unmarked graves in Flagg Spring. Years ago I had contacted the sexton and got no response. I believe this Mary Smith is my great aunt, but will research further to verify.
Added by Anna (Alt) Giunta on Feb 08, 2017 5:24 AM
Kaycee Clark
RE: Frank Bowman
Hi. I was wondering if Bowman could have or used a nickname or another name on his Headstone??
Added by Kaycee Clark on Jan 31, 2017 9:54 AM
Memorial# 162520210
Re: Brian in Laurel Grove
I don't have any info for this person. I got the name from City of Savannah's Burial Information System to make the memorial.
Added by CCC on Jan 26, 2017 2:30 AM
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