Maria Soloma/Loma Mersdorf (Honer) - Birth error

Started by Vl Beck on Thursday, July 25, 2013

Participants:

Profiles Mentioned:

Showing all 4 posts
7/25/2013 at 12:17 AM

According to the grave it says she was born in Shelby, MI. According to Mildred's Death Cert. co. of Fresno #68631 at the bottom of the page. She was born in NY. Mildred had left a paper saying it was Beaver Lake, NY.

7/25/2013 at 12:43 AM

I don't see anything on her grave itself that says she was born in Michigan; I only see that on her FindAGrave page at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=6844809&a.... The pages on FindAGrave are added by volunteers and are pretty notorious for having mistakes on them, so I would trust your official record and her personal papers.

7/25/2013 at 1:49 AM

According to the records I have access to she was born in New York even Your Grandmother Mildred Trotter said so in her paper that she wrote about it said New York.

7/25/2013 at 10:38 PM

Will I am glad we caught it. I found more trees last night or should I say branches on my Mom's stuff. Plus a plethora of pictures. With Mom being a photographer and a WAC she left boxes of stuff from the war and before and after it. They really need to be mounter and not thrown in a box. What do I use to mount them? Plus I have another problem most of them I am sure the kids won't want. They most likely will get ruined. A lot of the pictures also go back to my GR grandparent also before the 1900 hundreds. I know Mom donated a lot of her stuff during WWII to the Women's Museum in D.C. Is there any Idea you might have that can be done so that they don't get pitched.

Showing all 4 posts

Create a free account or login to participate in this discussion