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SusanR (#46905592)
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Bio Photo My Family Names are: Beach,Rutledge, Compton, Elliott, Dicks, McCargar, Forsman, Snabb, Backman

The memorials I have are family I have added or distant family that has been transferred to me. There are also friends and friends family that I maintain.

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Wondering if you are related to Albert, and if so, we may be cousins? Trying to gain more info on Albert and his family.
Added by GaryQ on Mar 19, 2017 8:42 AM
Alfred Walter Bryan, Find A Grave Memorial# 56206567
Hi Susan, Ive made a couple of edit suggestions for your review. Private Bryans year of birth is listed on his attestation paper as 1886,rather than 1896, and he appears in the 1901 English census as a 14 year old. Also, since he was on sentry duty at Courcelette when he was killed, I have suggested his place of death as Courcelette. Dont know if you agree, but thought Id pass these suggestions on. Ann
Added by annabanana on Mar 05, 2017 2:30 PM
susan gunning
Mary Dicks
Hi Susan,Mary Howitt Thomson had 3 children 2 girls and a son who was my cousin's grandad.
I think that her mother,Mary Kyle Greer who died 1922,could have been buried in the same plot.I would think that her father,John Thomson,is also buried in that cemetery but I don't know when he died. Regards Susan
Added by susan gunning on Feb 28, 2017 4:26 PM
Jayna (Beach) Gilchrist
Beach family line
Hello Susan,
I'm part of the Beach family line under James Palmer Beach , his son (my grandfather) was Benjamin Norman Beach out of Ernfold. I have more info on that part of our family tree, if you're interested.
Added by Jayna (Beach) Gilchrist on Feb 15, 2017 3:01 PM
Michelle Clarke
Ernest Scholey Yates
After much searching i have found my Great Grandfather. I am still trying to trace relatives that may be also in Canada i am in the UK and thats where Ernest was born. I am just wondering if the memorial photo was requested by another family member back in 2008.
Much love Michelle
Added by Michelle Clarke on Feb 09, 2017 3:50 PM
RE: 18th Battalion Blog

Will do!

Added by Phugoid on Feb 03, 2017 8:33 AM
Charles Thomas Hoy
Thank-you for taking the picture of his headstone. It is greatly appreciated.


Jill Honda
Added by nzzj7k on Jan 28, 2017 12:59 PM
RE: Istad
Thank you Susan :)
Added by RenieMN on Jan 17, 2017 8:59 AM

Hello Susan.
I have a bit of a puzzle that I hope you can advise me on.
I found a death certificate for
Florence Istad Age: 74 Death Date: 4 Dec 1974
Place of Death: Vancouver.
Registration #: 1974-09-018308: bca #: B13338: gsu #: 2050342.

Plus I found a
British Columbia Death Index: 1872 to 1979
Name: Sigurd Istad
Birth: 1897
Death Date: 1 Oct 1959 Age: 61
Place of Death: Vancouver
Registration #: 1959-09-011346
bca #: B13243
gsu #: 2033300
I see Sigurd is buried at Ocean View Burial Park
Burnaby, Greater Vancouver Regional District
British Columbia, Canada.
I am assuming they were married but I find no marriage record for them.

I'm not familiar with the area. I don't know where I should try to find obituaries for either of them. I don't know if Florence is buried in the Ocean View Burial Park and it just wasn't registered.
I also don't know if you are related to them in some way from reading your bio on findagrave.
I'm hoping you can advise me.

Added by RenieMN on Jan 16, 2017 4:57 PM
Patty McKinley
Jeremiah Lockwood - obit

Sullivan Daily Times
Tuesday, September 10, 1912


Following a fracture of his right thigh, sustained little more than a week ago, when he fell at his home, as he started down the steps, enroute to a physician’s office for medicine, Jeremiah Lockwood, 78 years of age, an inventor of note, and a veteran of the Civil War, died at eleven o’clock, Tuesday morning, at the National Soldiers’ Home in Danville, Ill.

He had been confined to his bed, since the injury, and was moved to the Soldiers’ Home on a cot. He was in failing health when he received the injury, which hastened his death.

Lockwood was a lieutenant of Company K, Ninth Iowa Cavalry, and had made his home in Sullivan for years. His wife died several years ago, and he was living alone at the time of his death.

Two daughters in Los Angeles, Calif., and two sons, whose residence is unknown, survive.

The body will be brought to Sullivan for burial.


NOTE : Clearly, he was either never buried in Sullivan, or, they moved the body later.

If you want to send me your email, I can send you a copy of this clipping, this weekend.

Added by Patty McKinley on Nov 23, 2016 7:35 PM
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