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What's New - 2004
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                Dec 28 2004                      New Link on Home Page to 
                                                             Fredericksburg Genealogical Society - 
                                                             serving all of Gillespie County,
                                                             Kerr County's next-door neighbor.
                                                            
Fredericksburg Genealogical Society

               Dec 15 2004                     Cemeteries Update:   Real Cemetery 
                                                            and Habecker Cemetery now have 
                                                            updated surveys plus photos.
                                                           
Kerr County Cemeteries (Then click on the cemetery name)

               Dec 9 2004                      "The Train" by Joseph Luther.
                                                            
Remembering Kerrville's Train.   
                                                            
Another good story from Joe Luther. 
                                                             Kerr County Photos & More (Click on "The Train")

                Dec 3 2004                      Wharton Cemetery updated survey 
                                                             including some cemetery photos.
                                                            
Wharton Cemetery Home Page                                 

               Nov 26 2004                   "Photos from the '50's" added to the
                                                           Kerr Photos & More page.   Football teams,
                                                           elementary pictures, etc., from Joseph Luther.
                                                          
Kerr County Photos & More (Click on "Photos from the '50's)
                                                           
                Nov 15 2004                   New Survey of Garden of Memories North
                                                          Cemetery.    Tombstone Inscriptions and
                                                          Photos are included.
                                                         
Garden of Memories North Pages

                Nov 6 2004                     Dry Branch Cemetery Photos &
                                                           Inscriptions Added.
                                                          
Dry Branch Cemetery Pages

                Nov 1 2004                      New Link on Home Page:   
                                                          
Sons of The Republic of  Texas website.   
                                                          
SRT website

                Oct 18 2004                     A Master Index to Kerr Co. Cemeteries
                                                           has been prepared by Charles Sherman.
                                                          
Don't know the cemetery?   This Index will
                                                           help solve that problem.
  
Kerr Co Cemeteries
                                                            
                Oct 13 2004                    Military burial, death & casualty information
                                                           for WW I, WW II, Korean & Vietnam Wars
                                                          
More links added to this site.
                                                           USA Military Burial & Death Data

               Sep 14 2004                   "Luther & Neal Family Photos &
                                                           Genealogy" has been added to "Kerr 
                                                           Photos & More" through the courtesy
                                                           of Dr. Joseph Neal Luther.
                                                           
                                                           We can also thank him for another article on 
                                                         "The 1931 Earthquake in Kerrville" from his father's
                                                           autobiography (with added notes from Joe).
                                                          
These interesting additions to the Kerr County Page
                                                            are found at
Kerr County Photos & More 
                                                             
                                                            

                Sep 05 2004                   Charles Sherman has given 17 more
                                                          photos of Nichols Cemetery gravemarkers.
                                                          Surnames are Allen, Dale, Holliman, McGrew,
                                                          Nichols, North, Oatman, Reeves, Stephens &
                                                          Watson.   
Nichols Cemetery   Thanks again, Charles!

                Sep 02 2004                   More cemetery photos for Hunt Japonica                        
                                                          are now online.    Charles Sherman has
                                                          provided another 84 photos of the gravestones
                                                          at this cemetery.    Click on the blue hyperlinks.
                                                         
Hunt Japonica Cemetery      Thanks Charles!!

                Aug 20 2004                  Photo Index for "Kerr Co 1856-1976" is
                                                           now available on the Lookup Page
                                                           thanks to Norma Karter.
                                                          
Kerr County Look-ups

                Aug 08 2004                  New Link to Nat'l Archives Database
                                                           of World War II Killed or Missing in Action

                                                           WWII Killed in Action Link
                
                Jul 19 2004                    1910 & 1920 Kerr County Census 
                                                            pages are now available online!!
                                               
Kerr County Census Page

                 Jul 05 2004                  "Kerrville Mountain Sun Memories"
                                                           
Don Zesch's article tells of working
                                                            at the Kerrville Mountain Sun while
                                                            he attended Tivy High school in the 
                                                            late 1940's.   Thanks Don for sharing
                                                            this.
    Kerr County Photos & More                                                        
                                                            

                Jun 17 2004                "Essie's Story" Thanks to Patrick Martin
                                                          for submitting this story about his Great-
                                                          Grandmother.  
Kerr County Photos & More  
                                                           Patrick also contributed photos of the gravestones 
                                                           of the Bartholomew family.  These are linked to
                                                           their listing in
Glen Rest Cemetery   (A-Bo)                                         

                Jun 12 2004                  1948 Photo of Our Lady of Guadalupe
                                                         Church on Jefferson & Lemos Streets.
                                                        
(Thanks to Robert Puig for sending this picture)
                                            
                                                         
Kerr County Photos & More

                                                          Advertising from Yesteryear:
                                                          
Auto Care; Cascade Pool; 
                                                           Groceries; Kerrville Bus Co.
                                                          
Kerr County Photos & More

                May 25 2004                  New Link to Dallas Public Library's
                                                         Genealogy Section  
Kerr County Home Page
                                                         
                                                         Gravestone photos for Nichols graves
                                                         at Glen Rest Cemetery
Glen Rest Photos Page
                                                        
and at Nichols Cemetery  Nichols Cemetery M-O
                                                          (Wm.Rowland, Miranda Jane & Edward Milton Nichols)

                                                         
(Thanks to Billie Nichols-Bennett) 

                                                            (If you have a tombstone photo for one of the
                                                            on-line cemeteries, send it to Shirley Webb
                                                            to be included on the website)

                                                         Photos of the Cemetery Grounds are 
                                                         now on the Garden of Memories, Glen Rest  
                                                         and Turtle Creek Cemetery pages.
                                                         
Garden of Memories Photos    Glen Rest Photos
                                                          Turtle Creek Cemetery Page
                                                      
                                                            

                May 17 2004                  Tombstone Photos added for
                                                          Camp Verde Cemetery
                                                         
Camp Verde Community Cemetery 
                                                          (then click on "Cemetery Listings A-Z")

                May 8 2004                    New Survey of Camp Verde Cemetery. 
                                                         Photos added for Camp Verde Fort Cemetery.
                                                         
Kerr County Cemetery Page then click on Camp Verde
                                                           Community Cemetery or Camp Verde Fort

                May 06 2004                   Kerr County Photos & More
                                                           
Diez y Seis de Septiembre Photo added
                                                            courtesy of Robert Puig  

                                                            Kerr County Photos & More


                Apr  30 2004                  New Page:  Kerr County Photos & More
                                                        
Wirt Mann Photos & Resume;  School Days of
                                                          Earlier Times; Summer Fun 60 Years Ago;
                                                          Link to Alice Domingues Jobes Life Sketch.
                                                           (Room to put your photos or stories, too)
                                                          Kerr County Photos & More

                Apr 24 2004                    New Links:
                                                         
VA Grave Locator 
                                                          DAR Online Library

               Apr 19 2004                   Sunset Cemetery: 
                                                        Tombstone photos are now included
.  
                                                        
Sunset Cemetery

                Mar 16 2004                  1900 Kerr County Census added
                                                        
Census Images and an Index for the
                                                         Kerr Co 1900 Census  
Census Page

                Mar 11, 2004                New Survey of Sunset Cemetery.
                                                       
This new survey has the inscriptions 
                                                        as well as the names & dates.    
                                                        
Sunset Cemetery

                 Feb 23, 2004               More photos at Nichols Cemetery
                                                       
  Chas.Sherman has provided 25 more
                                                           tombstone pictures for Nichols
                                                          
Nichols Cemetery Page

                Feb 17, 2004               Starkey Cemetery:  tombstone pictures 
                                                        and inscriptions added.
                                                        
Starkey Cemetery

                 Feb 15, 2004              Hunt Japonica Cemetery tombstone
                                                       photos by Chas.Sherman now posted.
                                                      
Over thirty photos are provided by Charles.
                                                          
Hunt Japonica Cemetery Page

                Jan 20, 2004               Tombstone photos at Nichols Cemetery
                                                       courtesy of Charles Sherman.   
                                                      
Thanks to Charles who contributed about 170 
                                                       photos of Tombstones at Nichols Cemetery.
                                                       Click on the names with the blue hyperlink.                                              

                                                       Nichols Cemetery Page

                 Jan 19, 2004              Marriage Records for 1917-1923 Added.
                                                      
Cross-indexed by groom & by bride.
                                                       
This completes the transcription of the 
                                                        Kerr Co Marriage Records microfilm.
                                                       
Kerr County Marriage Records                                                       

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