|Portia Westfall (#46869612)|
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|As a teenager I helped clean out my great grandma's house years after her passing. She had a lot of genealogy information, much of which I am still sorting through years later. I enjoy researching the genealogy of my family and meeting new relatives I didn't know I had! |
I also look for any excuse to spend time outdoors and take photos, so helping others in their quest for their own history by visiting new cemeteries is always interesting and rewarding.
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|Strato||RE: Thank you!|
Added by Strato on Oct 13, 2015 6:14 AM
Thank you for the obituary on Henrietta Arriens. I appreciate your help.
Added by RIN on Sep 01, 2014 11:15 PM
thanks so much for finding his obit
Added by Donna on Aug 07, 2014 8:12 PM
|Marie and Bruce Newell||Grove Cemetery|
Requesting your permission to use the photo of Grove Cemetery entrance for use in our personal tree as it will make a great addition.
Marie and Bruce Newell
|KeepsakeQuilter||memorial to Earl L. Dietz|
Thank you Portia for sponsoring the memorial to Earl L. Dietz. The memorials look so much more pleasant without the ads.
Thank you Portia for sponsoring the memorial to Lorraine S. Drago.
|Alice ||Agnes Fullom #63368782|
Thanks for the information about Agnes Fullom. It's annoying when there is no date of birth on a stone. I'd be happy to transfer the memorial to you, if you would like it.
Added by Alice on Mar 25, 2013 5:39 AM
|Tim Campbell||Thanks for the pictures!|
|Pat||Eunice Terpenning - two more|
Two more questions (sorry)--- I noticed that Hannah Terpenning, daughter of Henry, is in the same cemetery, probably next to Eunice. There is no picture, though, so I wondered (1) if her gravestone was in the same imperfect style as Eunice's. (If so, that would support my theory that Eunice died in 1854 because Hannah must have died about that year also since she was 18 in the 1850 census).
And #2: Are there any other gravestones with that style? And if so, do they have a year of death on them? I'm looking for patterns that would help confirm the year of death for Eunice since all such stones were probably done by the same hand -- perhaps in the same time period.
Added by Pat on Jan 11, 2013 2:01 PM
|Pat||Eunice Terpenning P.S.|
P.S. For comparison, I checked all the other gravestones that had photos in the Snyder graveyard and none had that same style of lettering (note particularly the "8"), but perhaps some of the non-pictured gravestones might have that style. If so, maybe we could figure something out.
Added by Pat on Jan 08, 2013 9:15 PM
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