I found an envelope containing four pictures. Written on the outside of the envelope was: We think these pictures are some of Uncle Lester’s Schoenhard family that live in Belote, … Continue reading Schoenhard Relatives?
My mom has binders filled with interesting information. I’ve gone through them several times, and still find things. How do I miss this stuff? My discovery of the family history … Continue reading Family History: Jacob and Christina (Casper) Hess
Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness is a fantastic website where dedicated volunteers agree to do a free genealogy research task at least once per month in their local area purely … Continue reading Rebecca (Firestone) Smith Headstone – Thank You RAOGK.org!
I’ve added cemetery pages for
- Pioneer Cemetery in North Judson, Indiana
- Mount Calvary Cemetery in Dubuque, Iowa
- Linwood Cemetery in Dubuque, Iowa
There are Lightcaps buried in all three of these cemeteries. In addition to Lightcaps, family names at Mount Calvary include Strelesky, Sanders, Uhlrich, and Heitz. Linwood Cemetery has Uhlrich, Hatzenbuhler, Hornung, and Woodward.
All the people buried in these cemeteries are relatives on my dad’s side of the family.
Last week, I went back to Scales Mound Illinois to visit my grandmother. My grandma has my great-grandmother’s, Viola Bausman Davis, photo collection. I thought I’d seen all the photos, … Continue reading Discovery: Picture of Lawrence Bausman Family?