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Rick Valentine (#47475621)
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I started working on my family tree in 1978 when my mother got me involved in helping her do research. I am now retired and have more time to spend doing genealogy.
4 years ago I discovered Find-A-Grave and have been hooked ever since.

My main focus is on the families of Valentine, Virnig, Faust, Maiette, Clourate, Swain, Roots, Jolley, Powell, Fairfax, Gillam and their extended families.

I also have extended roots in the founding families from Nantucket Island including, Swain, Barnard, Macy, Starbuck and Mills.

I find old cemeteries fascinating, every old cemetery has it's own unique personality, unlike new cemeteries that are laid out in neat little rows with flat headstones.
So much family history can be found in old cemeteries.
Every grave has a story behind it and a story to tell.

Feel free to use any photos that I have posted, for non commercial use only. (Your personal family trees and Ancestry.com are OK)

Please DO NOT repost my photos on Find-A-Grave as your own.

I was very fortunate to have many family photos passed along to me, I have posted family photos to share with extended family members that were not fortunate enough to have these photos.

Feel free to use and copy "Family Photos", I have posted them to share with extended family members.

Please use the "EDIT TAB" on each individual page when requesting changes, additions, links, or transfers.

I will gladly transfer any memorial that is not part of my family.

Please do not make duplicate memorial pages!

Duplicate pages really mess up the linking process!

Search the name you are looking for before making a page, if the page already exists request a transfer!


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Piper
Olive Waterhouse
Even tho he doesn't have a memorial marker, it nice to have a photo where his burial is located.
Thank you very much.
Carolyn
Added by Piper on Jul 31, 2015 5:37 PM
Irene Wheeler Merrill
Geneva & Leonard Luse
Rick, once again a huge thank-you for getting those photographs taken and posted. And thank you for taking care that the photos are sharp and clear! Have a great weekend.
Added by Irene Wheeler Merrill on Jul 31, 2015 3:31 PM
J.A.N.
Maney
Thank you so much for the photo. I surely do appreciate your time and effort to help me. Best regards, Jody N.
Added by J.A.N. on Jul 23, 2015 4:19 PM
J.A.N.
Richard Maney
Thank you so much for the photo. I sure do appreciate it. Best Regards, Jody
Added by J.A.N. on Jul 16, 2015 6:48 PM
J Langland
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Thanks for the monument photo.
Added by J Langland on Jul 16, 2015 6:24 PM
Robin
Clarence and Augusta
Thank you.
Added by Robin on Jul 16, 2015 5:02 PM
Robin
Clarence and Augusta
Added by Robin on Jul 16, 2015 5:01 PM
Watersprout
Clifford and Elsie Heinlen memorials
Thank you for the high-quality photos!
Added by Watersprout on Jul 16, 2015 3:49 PM
Anonymous
Agnes L. Jones Ambuhl
Thanks Rick! I really appreciate your time.

Suzanne
Added by Anonymous on Jul 16, 2015 3:42 PM
Robin
Augusta and Clarence Abey
Thanks for taking the time to find their final resting places. I received the e-mail reporting a problem. I am assuming there were no markers, for the graves? Robin
Added by Robin on Jul 16, 2015 5:14 AM
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