Author's details

Name: Karen Bennett
Date registered: May 16, 2011
URL: http://www.karenmillerbennett.com


I am a Certified Genealogist, registrar of the Lima Chapter NSDAR, and a Registered Dental Hygienist. I am a past trustee, officer, and committee chair of The Ohio Genealogical Society. My particular interests are lineage societies, cemetery research, German research, and technology. Look for a variety of blog subjects, from genealogy to my other interests of reading, music, gardening, and bird watching.

Latest posts

  1. The Ministers of Zion Chatt, Rev. Jacob Albrecht (#16) — February 5, 2016
  2. Tombstone Tuesday–George Hiller — February 2, 2016
  3. A Chattanooga, Ohio, Postmark — January 29, 2016
  4. Tombstone Tuesday–Jacob Edward Hiller — January 26, 2016
  5. Schinnerer and Schumm Cousins — January 22, 2016

Most commented posts

  1. Haunted Mercer County? — 26 comments
  2. Genealogy Roadshow to Debut — 18 comments
  3. Chattanooga News in the 1930s — 17 comments
  4. Remembering the Blizzard of 1978 — 17 comments
  5. Florence (Schumm) Miller (1929-2016) — 17 comments

Author's posts listings

Jan 19

Thank You!

Thank you for all the condolence messages sent to Karen’s Chatt after the death of my mother. They are comforting and are greatly appreciated.      

Jan 15

Florence (Schumm) Miller (1929-2016)

This is not the post originally planned for today. I will post that one next week. Instead, today’s post is a photo tribute to my mother, Florence Elizabeth (Schumm) Miller, who passed away from a sudden illness yesterday.    

Jan 12

Tombstone Tuesday–Glenn E. & Mary A. (Cummins) Fogle

This is the tombstone of Glenn Eugene and Mary Agnes (Cummins) Fogle, located in row 6 of Kessler Cemetery, Mercer County, Ohio. The marker is inscribed: FOGLE Glenn E. July 22, 1917 Oct 31, 2004 Mary A. April 3, 1918 Aug 25, 2007 Glenn Eugene Fogle was born 22 July 1917 in Jefferson Township, Adams …

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Jan 08

Karen’s Chatt 2015 Wrap-Up

Here we are, one week into the New Year, but before I move on I want to summarize the year 2015 for Karen’s Chatt. Karen’s Chatt began its 5th year in 2015 with the news that a story about my great-grandfather, immigrant Jacob Mueller, was published in the Saarbrücker Zeitung, a German newspaper. Thanks to …

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Jan 05

Tombstone Tuesday–Oscar Paul Fogle

This is the tombstone of Oscar Paul Fogle, located in row 6 of Kessler Cemetery, Mercer County, Ohio. The marker is inscribed: Oscar Paul (FOGLE) Oscar Paul Fogle was the son of Labon O. and Rosa (Berger) Fogle, most likely born in Adams County, Indiana. His tombstone bears no birth or death date and there …

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