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My Labor of Love (#47401412)
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Bio Photo Hi Everyone - Back when I was 8 years old, my grandpa, Paul Joseph Peter Allen, helped me make a family tree for a school project. Back then we didn't get that far...LOL. In 1999, I found that project and started working on it again. Now I've got over 20,000 people connected to my tree. I think my grandpa would be proud of what I've accomplished, thus my name, My Labor of Love!!! I'm a "Genealogy Pack Rat" and it's time that I shared my findings. I hope I was able to help someone with this information.

Take Care & God Bless -
Brandi
(a mom of 3 cutie pies)

My goal is to attain what was once lost or forgotten. To investigate and then document my finding to further an ancestry or find a loved one. But most of all, making sure everyone is remembered no matter how short or long they were on this earth or what accomplishments they did or didn't do, that they are remembered and their story is told.

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First and foremost, you must be related to that individual; (ex: grandfather, grandmother, father, mother, uncle, aunt, cousin, etc...) I really don't care how many generations back, you could be a 4th cousin 5x removed, as long as the lineage is there! If you meet that criteria, please use the Edit tab on the individual that you would like transferred over to your care. Then select "Suggest a correction or provide additional information". Please include your Find A Grave ID #, relationship to the individual, and that you would like this memorial transferred to you. I'll transfer anyone that isn't in my family tree. But if it happens to be someone that is, closest relationship to that person wins!

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Pat Sproat
Josephus Clark Sproat
my edit tab will not send emails for some reason
the new whatever does not work on it.
(J. Clark Sproat is the way you have his name,
I did do the edit on the name so you may have
this He was born 24 Mar 1862 Dorr Michigan
Although he died in Arkansas he was buried
in Michigan.
He and Jessie Elmira had these children
if you want to add to his obit
Earl Lane Sproat
Will J. Sproat
Howard Elwood Sproat
Jesse Sproat
Donald Sproat
Added by Pat Sproat on Mar 16, 2017 1:41 PM
Pat Sproat
Josephus Clark Sproat
my edit tab will not send emails for some reason
the new whatever does not work on it.
(J. Clark Sproat is the way you have his name,
I did do the edit on the name so you may have
this He was born 24 Mar 1862 Dorr Michigan
Although he died in Arkansas he was buried
in Michigan.
He and Jessie Elmira had these children
if you want to add to his obit
Earl Lane Sproat
Will J. Sproat
Howard Elwood Sproat
Jesse Sproat
Donald Sproat
Added by Pat Sproat on Mar 16, 2017 1:40 PM
Hugh Pollock
Question
Hi,
Seeking help to clarify an entry on Find a Grave for James Clifford 1837 to 1874. Spouse Isabella Barron Pollock -Spring Lake Cemetery Aurora, IL.

Wonder if you got his death date from a tombstone or cemetery record?? I don't think he died before 1875 as he appears in the census records after that date.

His spouse Isabella is buried in Sec EE Lot # 36 with her brother. James' lot number is GE 82.

If you got his date of death from a tombstone or cemetery record, You would not have found Isabella's at the same place/stone. So hope you don't mind my asking these questions as my only purpose is to determine when he died.

Thanks you.

HUGH
Added by Hugh Pollock on Mar 11, 2017 10:40 AM
Carolyn Hines Smith
Ira W Baker- 93007159 & Anna Baker- 93007172
Hello,
Thank you for adding our Baker family member's memorials, Ira & Anna Baker. They are our cousins. I am asking if you would kindly transfer management to us so we can add obituaries and bios, and make family links? It would be appreciated so much.

Carolyn & Roger Smith #46607150
Baker Family Descendants
Added by Carolyn Hines Smith on Mar 02, 2017 4:48 PM
Helen Mathis
CHARLES T. COLLINS
Memorial #88761191
This man was friends with my Great Grandparents.
I have pictures Charles his father and my relatives.
I noticed there was a message on this memorial from
Charles son.
Do you know how I can get a hold of this person?

My relatives were Norman & Helen (King) Brewster.


Sincerely,
Helen Gaarder Mathis
helen.mathis@verizon.net

Added by Helen Mathis on Feb 16, 2017 6:47 AM
RKosters
Jane Guest
Hello, I made a duplicate of Jane Guest, 85192205 in error a few years ago with links, would you consider deleteing yours or adding my links? Someone wants to add parent links and there confused also.
Sorry for the hassle!
Thanks,Randy
Added by RKosters on Jan 30, 2017 7:25 PM
Sally Roxanne Chapin
Newton Chapin
I would like to manage Newton Chapin's memorial. Thank you. Sally Roxanne Chapin
Added by Sally Roxanne Chapin on Jan 16, 2017 4:33 AM
Life's a garden...dig it!
Ben Perry 85257624 Incorrect burial location
There is no edit tab for this correction. If you'll please correct this error. Ben is buried in Manchester IOOF Cemetery, in Adams County, Ohio where his parents are. If you'll read the death certificate that is posted on his memorial, you'll see that. Thanks so much.
Added by Life's a garden...dig it! on Jan 15, 2017 7:41 PM
Cemetery Guy
George L Wheeler
husband of Cora Eastman and Julia Northrup.

The reason for change from 1860 to 1861 is because of his Social Security claim - giving exact date of birth.
Added by Cemetery Guy on Jan 05, 2017 6:40 PM
Cemetery Guy
Cora H Eastman
Memorial 47401412

1880 Census, shows 1871, living with her parents.

Married George Wheeler (the date 1861 is his birth date.)

You won't find her in 1870 census because she was not born yet.

Her parents were married in 1866.
Added by Cemetery Guy on Jan 02, 2017 12:47 AM
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