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|Sandra Moore Jackson||Moore|
Hi Bill, The photo you took of Fairbank Moore, to the right of the photo is that his wife? and Thank You Bill
Thank you so much for the obit. Eve Still---I have in my tree would have been the daughter of Jeremiah Still. Jeremiah was a brother of one of my greats.
I photo's of Jeremiah's house in Alton and where the shoe shop once was. Along with his obit & such.
If you would like me to e-mail copies to you, you can e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Again....A huge thanks for the obit.
I am confused by the dates on the tombstone--might check it out for myself with some chalk. See if the dates are correct.
Added by P. Meado on Sep 21, 2013 12:03 PM
|P. Meado||RE: Benjamin Crane Hathaway in Brighton Cemetery|
The link worked. I will try to get the obit on later today. Thanks. I have Still's in my family line. I think this one would have been a cousin, but without going back and looking I am not sure.
Thanks again. I love it when the memorials have obits.
Added by P. Meado on Sep 21, 2013 8:34 AM
|Cyndy Munday||Fairbank More|
Thank you so much for photo! so happy to have so many helping to make this one of the greatest internet sites for family info. Really appreciate your helping out. Thanks again for picture!
|P. Meado||Benjamin C. Hathaway|
I think I am on the right track on his wife. Perhaps the tombstone was inscribed wrong or the tombstone read wrong. I can't make out the dates on the photo of Eva's tombstone.
I found the son Charles on Illinois Deaths and stillbirths, 1916-1947:
Name: Charles Benjamin Hathaway
Birth Date: 23 May 1886
Birth Place: Brighten, Illinois
Death Date: 25 Mar 1937
Death Place: East Nelson Township, Moultrie, Illinois
Burial Date: 26 Mar 1937
Burial Place: Brighten, Macoupin, Illinois
Cemetery Name: Brighten
Death Age: 50
Occupation: Railway Clerk
Marital Status: S
Residence: East Nelson Twp., Moultrie, Illinois
Father Name: Benjamin C. Hathaway
Father Birth Place: Bennington, Vermont
Mother Name: Eva F. Still
Mother Birth Place: Alton, Illinois
Comments: in East Nelson Twp., 16y 7m 11d
FHL Film Number: 1786729
Added by P. Meado on Aug 12, 2013 10:53 PM
|P. Meado||Benjamin Crane Hathaway in Brighton Cemetery|
I was wondering if you know anything about his wife.
I am researching Still's. When looking at Jeremiah Still's probate papers it mentions two grandchildren: Sophia Hathaway and Charles Hathaway.
I am wondering if Benjamin' s wife was Eveline/Evaline Still. I ran across a marriage record yet it doesn't say which Still he married:
HATHAWAY, BENJAMIN C to STILL, UNKNOWN L 1882-10-05 0160 00000364 MADISON.
The only thing that is confusing me and keeping me from saying this is her husband is the dates on Benjamin Hathaway's tombstone for Eva. As Eveline Still would have been born about 1859.
Added by P. Meado on Aug 12, 2013 10:38 PM
|Janet Muff||Charles Sawtelle|
Bill, thanks very much for the photo of the stone of Charles Sawtelle. I'm going to accept the birthdate on the stone, which matches the VR of Vermont, rather than relying on the Social Security Death Index, which is two years off.
Thanks so much for the photo of Wells Eddy's grave. I appreciated it very much!