Monday, October 31, 2011


HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
and a Blessed Samhain!

Hello All,
Sorry I haven't posted in a while.  Life has gotten in the way of me getting out and going gravin lately. But as soon as things calm back down and my gravin buddy has recovered from her surgery I will start posting again. So don't give up on me yet.

Hope everyone has a wonderful Halloween.

Friday, October 21, 2011

Pioneer Settlers of Coffeyville Kansas

Located at Elmwood Cemetery in Coffeyville, KS.
Pioneer Settlers 1869
First Blacksmith Shop 1869

Samuel W. Robb  1828 - 1912
Lydia Ann Robb  1836 - 1891
Charles S. Robb  1862 - 1912
Imogene Robb Perry  1864 - 1944
Lulu Robb Stevens  1868 - 1906
Elmer E. Robb  1872 - 1960

Samuel W. Robb
10 Mo Vol Cav
Civil War
Feb 12, 1828
Jan 15, 1912

Lydia Ann
Wife of
S.W. Robb
Born in
Co. Ohio
Dec 20, 1836
Aug 5, 1891

Note: Daughter of John Stevens and Evaline Barrett

Charles Spencer
Mar 13, 1862
Nov 7, 1912

Imogene Robb
June 22, 1944

The following info is from .

United States Census, 1880 for Samuel Robb

Name: Samuel Robb

Residence: Parker, Montgomery, Kansas
Birthdate: 1828
Birthplace: Ohio, United States
Relationship to Head: Self
Spouse's Name: Lydia Robb
Spouse's Birthplace: Ohio, United States
Father's Birthplace: Ohio, United States
Mother's Birthplace: Ohio, United States
Race or Color (Expanded): White
Ethnicity (Standardized): American
Gender: Male
Martial Status: Married
Age (Expanded): 52 years
Occupation: Farmer
NARA Film Number: T9-0390
Page: 308
Page Character: C
Entry Number: 1987
Film number: 1254390
Household Gender Age
Samuel Robb M 52
Spouse Lydia Robb F 48
Child Spencer Robb M 18
Child Imogene Robb F 16
Child Lula Robb F 12
Child Elmer Robb M 7

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Soldier Standing Watch

Located at Elmwood Cemetery in Coffeyville, KS.
In Memory of
Our Union
And Sailors
1861 - 1865

Monday, October 10, 2011

Another from Calvary

Located at Calvary Cemetery in St. Louis, MO.
Sadly the ceramic photos are gone.
Nato 14 Sett 1859 (Born 14 Sept 1859)
Morto 23 Marzo 1921 (Dead 23 March 1921)
Nata 1857 (Born 1857)
Morta 24 Marzo 1924 (Dead 24 March 1924)

Note: This is written in Italian. Also note That the DOB and DOD on stone are different from his Death Certificate.

The following Death Certificates are from Missouri Digital Heritage.

Name: Antonio Pusateri
Married to: Rosalie Pusateri
Birth Date: June 15, 1852
Death Date: Feb 23, 1921
Occupation: Fruit Merchant
Birth Place: Italy
Father's Name: Andrea Pusateri
Date of Burial: Feb 26, 1921

Name: Rosalia Pusateri

Birth Date: Unknown
Death Date:March 24 1924
Birth Place: Italy
Father's Name: Vincent Mascari
Date of Burial: March 27, 1924

Monday, October 3, 2011

Ceramic Photo - Residents of Robbins Cemetery

Located at Robbins Cemetery in Coffeyville, KS.
Anna Ruth Fosnight
Oct 27, 1882 - Jan 20, 1952

Leonard E. Walton
1902 - 1940

S/Sgt. Obed I. Cox
Dec 2, 1917 - Ap 22, 1945
Co. C 184 Inf. 7 Div U.S. Army
Killed On Okinawa

Virginia Cox
1896 - 1925
In Heaven There Is One Angel More.

Chester S. Cox
1893 - 1962
In Heaven Ther Is One Angel More.

Pearl L. Cox
1900 - 1967
In Heaven There Is One Angel More.

PFC Earl J. Roberts
June 14, 1913
Co C 129th Inf 37th Div
Killed in action on Luzon
Apr 23, 1945

Obituary for Earl Roberts.

The Coffeyville Daily Journal

Coffeyville, KS 67337
August 19, 1948

Earl Jacob Roberts
Rites for Pfc. Earl J. Roberts To Be Monday
Funeral services for Pfc. Earl J. Roberts, who was killed in action in Luzon April 28, 1945, will be held at 3:30 p.m. Monday in the Skinner chapel. A Wichita minister, the Rev. Clifford O. Nantz, will officiate and burial will be in Robbins cemetery. The VFW will conduct military rites. The body will arrive here Saturday afternoon. Son of Mrs. Zilla Fulton, Route 1, Pfc. Roberts entered service Dec. 23, 1942 and was trained at Camp Wolters, Tex. He went overseas in April 1943. he was awarded the Combat Infantryman badge in combat against the Japanese
on Bougainville.
Pfc. Roberts was born June 14, 1913, at Delaware, Okla. Survivors, besides the mother, are four sisters, Mrs. T. H. LaForte, 1016 West Thirteenth; Mrs. Robert Brooks, Wann; Mrs. Ralph Perkins, Route 1; Mrs. A. R. Rieske, American Fort, Utah; four brothers, Marion A. Roberts, Bartlesville, John C. , Wayne, and Oscar F. Roberts, all of Wann. His father died in 1924.