I grew up in Murphysboro, IL and most of my family roots generate from that area of the country. I have not lived in that area for decades but still think of it as "home".
I have been digging around in my family roots for 12 years off and on. I have just recently started contributing to "Find a Grave".
The primary families I am researching are:
I have many photos and records not yet posted, so feel free to contact me if you would like more information on the above families.