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Looking for the family of John Moncelle from Alsace-Lorrain area of Fr...

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Looking for the family of John Moncelle from Alsace-Lorrain area of France. Immigrated to Illinois 1855.

Surnames: MONCELLE
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on 2004-08-07 13:31:26

teasz5 , from Illinois, has been a Family Tree Circles member since Apr 2007. is researching the following names: MONCELLE, MARTIN, WOODS and 7 other(s).

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by hmoncelle on 2011-09-09 09:18:20

Hi Teasz5,
I'm Randy Moncelle, my mom and dad were Zenith and Wendelle Moncelle. Do you have any information about a photo of John and his brother? Mom and Dad had one but it was destroyed in a flood in their trailer while living in Normal some years ago. I'd sure like to get a copy. Thanks
Randy

by teasz5 on 2011-09-09 10:51:52

Hi Randy! I have a lot of unmarked photos that I inherited from my Grandparents (Charles LeRoy and Jennie Harms Moncelle) but most are from the early 1900's so I doubt if any of them were of Great-Great-Grandpa John.

How sad that photo was destroyed as I haven't heard from anyone else having one. Do you remember what it looked like just in case I might have one?

Also, I know John passed away at the Peoria Poor Farm (actual date still unknown) but do you have any clues as to where GG-Grandma Celestine is buried? I show her passing in Feb 1870, but can't find where she is buried. They were living in Versailles, Olio Township, Woodford County, Illinois at that time.

Talk to you soon!

Teri

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