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Geniereese (#46603662)
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I've been researching my family roots since the fall of 1999. I started researching because of a Social Studies project given to my son when he was in 6th grade. It was a year long school project, the students were to trace their family lines back to the immigrant and present their results in a 3 ring binder. Well needless to say I was hooked helping my son write letters to family members asking for help and documents to verify the info. Helping him to get BMD certs for family members from all over. Going to visit the cemeteries here in Pennsylvania to get pics of gravestones for my husband's family lines. Unfortunately, my family lines are all out in Kansas, Missouri, Iowa, Indiana, Ohio. I didn't find this site in time for his project, but I am hooked on genealogy & I am hooked here and feel as though I can't expect folks out in the Midwest to take pics for me if I don't take pics of gravestones here in my local area.

I have transcribed & taken pics for 3 small cemeteries in the area. I am working on taking the photos in a few other larger ones here in the Mechanicsburg area.

Researching my maternal line families in London, England; and additional villages of Westmill, Aspenden, Great Munden, Hertfordshire, England.
SURNAMES: NORTH, ATKINSON, SOAL, BEAMISH, PEACOCK, PEGRAM, JUDD, WILSON, KENT, MILTON, WALLIS

Researching my paternal line families in Beara Island, County Cork, Ireland; Tubber, Knocktoby, Gort, County Galway, Ireland.
SURNAMES: NELLY, MOYLAN, FOGARTY, JOYNT, SPILLANE, HARRINGTON (Caobach), HARRINGTON (Caheragh), O'NEILL, O'SULLIVAN (Barrule)


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Erin Moehle
RE: Mount Zion Evangelical Methodist Church Cemetery
Thank you so much!
Added by Erin Moehle on May 07, 2017 6:33 PM
Erin Moehle
Mount Zion Evangelical Methodist Church Cemetery
Hi! I saw that you took some pics of the Mount Zion Evangelical Methodist Church Cemetery in Silver Spring Township, PA. I have some relatives buried in the cemetery (Simon & Mary Ann Hinkel and several others). I am headed through that area in June and was wanting to visit the cemetery. I am having a hard time figuring out where this cemetery is actually located. After much searching, it looks like it is next to the road on Route 11 (Carlisle Pike) at the west end of New Kingstown, PA. Is this correct? Thank you so much for your help!
Added by Erin Moehle on May 07, 2017 12:39 PM
Brenda Nicholson Hess
Thank you!
Just wanted to say thank you very much!
Added by Brenda Nicholson Hess on Apr 28, 2017 9:26 PM
Brenda Nicholson Hess
Hello and Good day to you.
Researching my grandfathers history. Samuel (1910), his father George (1886) is a son of Samuel G (1865) who is brother to my grandfathers dad (my great grandfather).

Forgive me, I don't know all the technical terminology used. I enjoy reading about their history and connecting the families together here on find-a-grave.
Added by Brenda Nicholson Hess on Apr 28, 2017 9:08 AM
Vicki Wright
RE: Walter Francis Brashear # 70696858
Yes, I figured out that you and Wendy Houck must be part of the group of volunteers that go to cemetery's and gather information from the stones to post on the findagrave site, but when there were death certificates and obituaries I thought possibly there was a family connection. I was hoping there was and that you would know more about my Grandparent's as we have come to a blockade and can't seem to find much information before he was about 15 years old other than his Mother died when he was 5 to 9 years old, depending on when he was born, different document's put his year of birth as 1858, 1862, 1864, or 1865. His Father married a third time after his Mother's Death but he is never shown on a Census with him. In the 1880 Census he is listed with his Grandfather, Richard, and is said to be 15 years old.
Well thanks anyhow. Vicki
Added by Vicki Wright on Mar 05, 2017 4:20 PM
Olive Hoffman
# 70217849
Thank you for transferring Andrew to me; hoping all the work I am doing now on family memorials helps those who follow.
Added by Olive Hoffman on Feb 02, 2017 11:40 AM
Olive Hoffman
RE: Andrew Hoffman # 70217849
Andrew is my 3rd great grand uncle, brother to David, the father of Levi, my great grandfather. Not as close as Find A Grave outdated "rules", but family and I am the family historian so doing all I can to update/connect families that too often is hard if I have to wait/hope for someone else to make corrections, additions.

Thanks for checking -

Olive Hoffman

Added by Olive Hoffman on Jan 31, 2017 6:35 PM
PAMS
Harry P. & Jeanette A. Gruber
Harry Peter Gruber is my first cousin, twice removed. Harry was born 21 Dec. 1897 in Harrisburg, Dauphin Co, PA and died 4 Aug.1984 in Carlisle, Cumberland Co, PA. Findagrave #39139152.
His Obituary appeared in the Harrisburg Patriot News on 8/10/1984, page B2 Carlisle-Harry P. Gruber of the Cumberland County Nursing Home and formerly of Locust Point Rd, New Kingstown, died Saturday in the home.
He was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church, New Kingstown, a life member of the Carlisle Moose and a retired custodian of Cumberland Valley High School, New Kingston. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Jeanette A. Gruber and a stepson, Lawrence Stone of Cleveland.
Services will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in Longsdorf Cemetery, Silver Spring Twp.

Wife, Jeanette A. (nee Souder) Gruber was born 11 January 1904 in PA and died Nov 1992 in Parma Heights, Cuyahoga, Ohio. Findagrave #39139207

If you are interested in adding this addition information to their listings you created on Findagrave.
Thank you,
Patty Schultz aka PAMS
Added by PAMS on Jan 26, 2017 6:00 PM
Dennis Brandt
RE: Updates
Bum time to have surgery. Hope you're feeling better.
Added by Dennis Brandt on Dec 31, 2016 11:40 AM
Dennis Brandt
RE: Rebecca J. Wertz # 76880383
That was brain cramp day. It should be Miller just as it is on the post.
Added by Dennis Brandt on Dec 31, 2016 11:37 AM
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