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JAN (#47454760)
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deanna french
Illinois C.W. Veterans ##110378052 & # 112329634
May I use the gravemarker photo's that you have contributed to William Leach and Nelson Carte, to post on the Vermont Civil War site? (

You will receive credit for this.
Thank you for your consideration

Deanna french
Added by deanna french on Oct 09, 2016 1:07 PM
John Grady and John Grady
Dear JAN;
you mistakenly placed a photo on John Richard Grady (106640336). Wondering if you could move it to John F. Grady (155567176).
Added by BobH on Dec 01, 2015 9:48 AM
Paul & Sherida Hodel
RE: Fred Rabe
You are 1000% correct. I am working with two Anna Rabe's and got them confused when I sent in the change request. Fred Rabe, #114337757, is the son of August Rabe, #111822071, and Anna Rabe, #111822026. The other Anna Rabe is the wife of Fred's brother, Herman.
Thank you so much for catching this error and bringing it to my attention.
Have a great week, Paul Hodel
Added by Paul & Sherida Hodel on Oct 06, 2015 2:58 AM
Nancy Stout
Joan Holland
I think you are right about it being Kane County. In 1940, the family is living in Elgin, Kane, Illinois, and I'm sure it was the same home as when Joan was born. I guess the only thing is whether she was born in an Elgin hospital or not. Since their home was in Kane County, I think that's the one we should choose. Thanks for your help. By the way, I have her obituary. Would you consider putting it on her memorial page if I send it? We could always leave out the living relatives if you're not comfortable including them--or I could rewrite a bio from the obit info.
Added by Nancy Stout on Oct 14, 2014 2:00 PM
Val Campbell
RE: William Gussman
William's birthplace is listed as Elgin, Illinois on his death certificate (BC Archives). It could very well be that he was born in Kane County - I had no idea that there are two places named Elgin in Illinois.
Added by Val Campbell on Sep 15, 2014 1:44 PM
Debbie B
RE: Eliza MacArthur
Hi, Jan,
I just don't know. I assume, as is often the case, that the M stood for her maiden name, Moore. Whatever you think is best. Thanks for making the edits for this and any others at that cemetery. Are you related?
Added by Debbie B on Jul 10, 2014 3:03 PM
Randell Gillette
Transfer request
Hi Jan,
I was wondering if you could transfer to me Elmer Ralph Ballard 112658472 and Donald Ballard 114644963. Elmer is my Grandfather and Donald is my Uncle.
Thank you
Randell Gillette
Added by Randell Gillette on Jun 18, 2014 6:13 PM
Faye Korn
Thank you so much for the picture of her headstone.
Added by KChaffeeB on Jun 06, 2014 7:29 AM
Faye Korn
Thank you so much for the picture of her headstone.
Added by KChaffeeB on Jun 06, 2014 7:16 AM
Gail Naranjo
Fredericka Amelia Wendt Schmidt
Dear Jan,Thank You for the lovely photo of Our Great Grandmother's Headstone.My 2nd Cousin will be so excited to see Her Grandmother's Memorial.We did not know much a year and a half ago,You brought immense joy to Our Families,and some sense of closure for Fredericka.God Bless You for Your reuniting Families,Carol of Utah,Lillian & Kay of Arizona & Gail of Illinois;Lloyd,Winchester ,&Vandenbrook Families.
Added by Gail Naranjo on Jun 05, 2014 8:50 PM
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