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Michelle Shreve (#46790346)
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Bio Photo I have been doing genealogy research since 2001. I love the challenges and the excitement of knocking down those brick walls. I want to thank all of the volunteers who do such a great job with fulfilling the photo requests. It makes such a difference to have photos to go along with the memorials.

In Dec 2012 I become a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution, which has been a goal of mine for many years.

NOTE: has strict rules about not copying other peoples photos as they are copyrighted material. With this in mind, I would appreciate it if you don't copy the photos I have posted without my permission. I have discovered some people have done this and then posted the photos to trees on without even bothering to source where the photos came from. This is discourteous at best. If you are going to copy photos without my permission, at least be honorable enough to say where you found them. The same goes for any other info you copy from my memorials such as bios and obituaries. Just say where you found the info so others can be guided to this site.

Some of my ancestor lines are: Turnidge, Decker, Peters, Berberich, Claymon, Eden, Classen, Wirth, Irwin, Pennington, Terrell, Crowley, Fletcher, Connell, Atkinson, Glover, Curd, Vorce, Clarke, Russell, Letman, Whitton, Nutting, Lea, Letman, Boyce, Baker, Douglas, Rhea, Perkins and Griffith.
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RE: William Oltman
I will pass the word along, but August isn't into the whole computer/internet thing. However, one of his brothers is into computers and family history, so I will attempt to make your offer known to him.

On an entirely different note, I have submitted several thousand edit requests and you are only the second person to ask for sources. Due diligence, I like it.

Your work on Find-A-Grave is very much appreciated.

Thank you, Steve
Added by Steve on Jun 10, 2017 3:37 PM
RE: William Oltman
Hi Michelle,

All three of William's sons are alive and one of them (August) is my next-door neighbor. He was my source.

Cheers! Steve
Added by Steve on Jun 10, 2017 12:53 PM
Cheryl Ayres
Re: Eugene W. Nutting
I didn't realize I didn't put in the caption. It is posted now. The newspaper was the Watertown Daily Times, Apr 21,1915
Added by Cheryl Ayres on May 06, 2017 10:31 PM
Anne Cady
RE: Gallea Cemetery
Just click the map tab at the top of the cemetery page. It has its exact location
Added by Anne Cady on Mar 23, 2017 7:41 AM
Asa Bement history clip
Hi Michelle,
My daughter noticed our local PBS station had produced a short video clip about the life of Asa Bement and I thought you'd be interested. You can find it at
Take care ~ Nancy
Added by NJRR on Dec 08, 2016 6:23 PM
diana greb
RE: death certs
Hi--thanks! Some people don't like the DCs, so always happy to hear from someone who likes them. Not sure where you live, but if you need any information here in Oregon, let me know. I live outside of Salem and go to the Archives all the time. Thanks again, Diana
Added by diana greb on Oct 24, 2016 4:56 PM
Asa Pennington
Hi Michelle, I just ran acroosed Asa's obit he is a cousin of mine do you want it ? Do you want me to post it or send it to you so you can write it in it is a very nice obit . I was so hopeful it was one of my Grandfather's but still looking :) I am going to post in ancestry I have it for a month . Let me know hope all is well good luck with all of your searches a helping hand is always nice :) Linda In Idaho
Added by Linda on Sep 19, 2016 10:15 AM
Donna Spears
Robert E Lee Gwinn
Paste this URL in your browser to see Robert E Lee Gwinn's Texas Death Certificate
Added by Donna Spears on Aug 19, 2016 10:15 PM
Donna Spears
RE: Robert E Lee Gwinn
My source for the edit requests is his Texas Death Certificate No. 49405 which lists his parents as William Harrison Gwinn and "Fannie".

Fannie was the nickname of Nancy Jane Glenn Gwinn. She and WHG are buried side by side in the Holliday Cemetery in Archer County, TX (adjacent to Wichita County). They and RELG all died in Wichita County.

In the 1900 and 1910 US Federal Census WHG, NGGG, and RELG are together as a family. Also relevant is the fact that RELG named one of his sons William Harrison.

WHG and NJGG are also the parents of Charley G Gwinn 110114264 who is buried in the Lisbon Cemetery in Dallas County where we serve as Trustees of the Lisbon Cemetery Association. Our goal is to link each person buried there to their families.

Thanks for your prompt response. If you have other questions, please contact us.

Joe and Donna
Added by Donna Spears on Aug 19, 2016 11:05 AM
Gretchen Bakies
RE: Michael Claymon
Hi, Nola is listed as Nola M on several records, and on her own Find A Grave page, she is listed as Nola May. Sorry for the delay!
Added by Gretchen Bakies on Jul 01, 2016 12:14 AM
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