Our Family Genealogy

Mike's Family

Beth's Family

The whole genealogy file - Work in progress - Never ending project - 41,045 names and growing!
The file represents not only the connectedness of Mike and Beth's families but also that of the families of Laclede County,  Missouri.

Across The Plains In 1888  

Maine, Michigan & Missouri in 1988  


Listen to your elders!

EB Speaks wisdom - Broadband - Dialup

Edwin Benton Vermillion
8 Febuary, 1915 ~ 17 September, 2012

Complete Word files available on disk - Contact Mike for details.


  The Smittles

 Smittle Cave

Two poems by Grace Smittle

Letter from Patricia R. Doutt

Behold the work of the old...
Let your heritage not be lost.
But bequeath it as a Memory, Treasure and Blessing...
Gather the lost and the hidden
And preserve it for thy Children.
Christian Metz, 1846.


Delta Kelly

Delta Kelly Girls

Beth's Family Photos

Beth's Family

   Laclede County, Missouri was created from parts of Pulaski, Wright and Camden Counties on February 24, 1849.


   Pulaski County, Missouri is one of seven counties in seven states named for General Casimir Pulaski 1748 - 1779 (http://polskiinternet.com/english/casimirpulaski.html)

   Casimir Pulaski was a Polish Nobleman and American Revolutionary Hero, having saved the life of George Washington and establishing the modern cavalry.

He was born in Warka, the main brewing district of Poland. (http://www.yespils.com/index.php?path=sel&sel=warka)


Audio files

The Cemetery at Competition (click for larger)

Competition Missouri Story

Hillhouse - Dickey Families

I came to Oakland County by Ellen Rice

Link to Wright County USGenWeb project.

Link to Laclede County Genealogical Society

Link to LaSalle Parish US Genweb project

State Recognizes Cemetery's History


Paint Creek Cemetery (Baldwin Cemetery)
Oakland County, Michigan

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