Tag Archives: Find-A-Grave

52 Ancestors Week 8 Daniel Kring, Died at Missionary Ridge

Week 8 of the #52 Ancestors Challenge. Here’s the story behind the challenge if you want to participate. http://www.nostorytoosmall.com/52-ancestors-in-52-weeks. You can find the recap of Week 7 which saw 207 blog articles posted, not counting any submitted after the posting deadline. This week’s challenge … Continue reading

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WikiTree and TribalPages Birthdays Week of February 19, 2014

Weekly birthday list e-mail from WikiTree and TribalPages. Living Brother (19 February 1950s – , brother) Happy birthday brother. Esther Catherine (Kring) Earl (21 February 1906 – 15 October 1987, 2nd cousin, once removed). Born in Ohio and died in … Continue reading

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Spring Grove Cemetery and Arboretum Open House Today

If you are in the Cincinnati, Ohio area today (the 18th), Spring Grove is having an Open House. http://www.springgrove.org/event-details.aspx?id=353&title=Arboretum+and+Volunteer+Center+Open+House The concept for Maple Grove Cemetery in Wichita was developed after A.A. Hyde visited Spring Grove. Spring Grove on BillionGraves, Find-A-Grave, GenealogyTrails (only has latitude and … Continue reading

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52 Ancestors Week 6 – Dad (Fred Smith 1929 – 1977) Happy Angel Day

Week 6 of the #52 Ancestors Challenge. Here’s the story behind it if you want to participate. http://www.nostorytoosmall.com/52-ancestors-in-52-weeks I am posting this on Dad’s angel day. He passed away about this time, 9 PM, on 07 February 1977. I don’t have any … Continue reading

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Family Birthdays – Week of 05 February 2014

I received my weekly update from WikiTree for family birthdays. This week includes John Joseph Hartman (06 February 1919 – 11 August 1981; step-father). I took the photo of the headstone in January 2007 on my last trip to the … Continue reading

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Birthdays Week of 23 January 2014

I received my weekly birthday list from WikiTree today. The following people have birthdays this week: Eleanor nee Kring Johnson, Ulysses Sherman Jefferies, Paul Lang, and Emma Ladner. Eleanor Evelyn Kring Johnson (23 January 1927 – 08 June 2009; aunt). … Continue reading

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CotD – Biloxi National Cemetery

This is the inaugural implementation of my CotD. BillionGraves has been running a CotD for a while now and I think it is important to recognize cemeteries. My CotD choices will be a mix of random, suggested, and personal choices. … Continue reading

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