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Elaine Orr (#47052978)
 member for 8 years, 11 months, 30 days
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Bio Photo Ever since trying to 'prove' our family's relationship to Daniel Boone (not proven, my brothers were really ticked) I have been interested in family history. I'm very involved in the Orr Reunion Association -- descendants of Paul Orr and Isabelle Boyd -- which meets the first Sunday of August at a church in rural Mount Vernon, MO. This batch of Orrs came from Aghadowey Parish in Londonderry, Northern Ireland. This is near Coleraine. I'm happy to take photos.
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Linda Linn
Lawrence Glenn
Thank you for taking the photo for this Civil War Veteran!
Added by Linda Linn on Jun 04, 2017 3:50 PM
Lily Virdell
diary by John J. Williams
https://hardin.illinoisgenweb.org/histories/1854diary.html
Dear Elaine, you maintain a memorial for John J. Williams and I found a wonderful passage from his diary that he wrote. I hope you can use the above link to go there. It is on the illinoisgenweb.org site. If you have any trouble, let me know and maybe I can cut and paste it to the memorial. Blessings, Lily
Added by Lily Virdell on May 16, 2017 11:40 AM
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Iba Jane Carman Essary
Thank you for making the edit.
Sarah
Added by ROA on Oct 01, 2016 8:48 AM
Tim Schlegel
RE: Schlegal family in Union Cemetery
Thank you so much Elaine, you've greatly helped me put together what was, until a few days ago, an unknown part of our family tree! Looking further I did find a few other children of Christian and Elizabeth in different parts of Iowa. According to the church register all of their children, except Mary, were born in France. If you happen to have any Mennonite ancestors who came from the Montbeliard area I can highly recommend this two volume set which was just published in March. Between it and kind people like you, who've taken the time to do research and provide photos, a lot of family mysteries are going to be solved :)
Best Regards,
Tim
Added by Tim Schlegel on Aug 22, 2015 6:34 AM
IRISH EYES ARE SMILING
Bartholomew "Bart" Feehan, Sr
You have the wrong stone picture posted here. Can you please delete? Thanks for helping.
MaryLanigan1942@yahoo.com for more info
Added by IRISH EYES ARE SMILING on Jun 09, 2015 1:23 PM
Ken Townsend
RE: J. Joe Houghton
I do not personally know him, but I can tell you that this cemetery is the largest in Jackson county and if he died in Altus it is about 95 per cent sure he was buried here. All my folks are buried here and they all lived in and around Altus all of their life. I wish I could tell you more, but I'm betting that if he died in Altus Oklahoma, then this would be him, especially if the dates are close. Wish I could give you more info, but eventually, something has to turn up.
Added by Ken Townsend on Apr 13, 2015 10:32 PM
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Ralph Campbell
Thank you for adding a picture of him and his wife on his memorial. I had never seen a picture of them. Thank you for sharing!
Added by DO1 on Mar 07, 2015 6:30 PM
SuzQ
Herschal Weaver photo
Thank you for the memorial photo.
Added by SuzQ on Sep 30, 2014 11:46 PM
Bill
RE: Photo
Thanks!!
Added by Bill on May 16, 2014 8:31 PM
Bill
Photo
Hi,
I am asking to copy the headstone photo of "Coday" with Henry B. Coday (my 1st cousin twice removed) for use in my Family tree and Hanna N. Coday.
Thank for posting picture and for your consideration of my request.
Bill
Added by Bill on May 16, 2014 2:49 PM
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