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Kay (#46843134)
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I cannot say what the truth may be, But I tell the tale as 'twas told to me.


The Elusive Ancestor

I went searching for an ancestor. I cannot find him still.

He moved around from place to place and did not leave a will.

He married where a courthouse burned. He mended all his fences.

He avoided any man who came to take the U.S. Census.

He always kept his luggage packed, this man who had no fame.

And every 20 years or so, this rascal changed his name.

His parents came from Europe. They should be upon some list of passengers
to U.S.A., but somehow they got missed.

And no one else in this world is searching for this man.

So, I play geneasolitaire to find him if I can.

I'm told he's buried in a plot, with tombstone he was blessed; but the
weather took engraving, and some vandals took the rest.

He died before the county clerks decided to keep records.

No Family Bible has emerged, in spite of all my efforts.

To top it off this ancestor, who caused me many groans,

Just to give me one more pain, betrothed a girl named JONES.

by Merrell Kenworthy

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ahmurphy
Emma Louise Standish Bunce relationship
Emma Louise is my great great aunt (her sister Hannah was my great grandmother). I've been approached by someone via email claiming to have a painting signed by her that he is willing to sell. I do not know your relationship, but contact me if you want additional info.

Added by ahmurphy on Dec 07, 2014 9:58 PM
David
Barbara Arace
I'll get a close of the small marker soon.
Added by David on Dec 05, 2014 7:05 PM
Diane Whitney
Robert Edward Adams
Meant to give you the Find A Grave Memorial# 101542767
Added by Diane Whitney on Nov 22, 2014 1:56 PM
Diane Whitney
Robert E Adams
Kay, I think I may have emailed you prior to this but I am wondering where did the picture of Robert come from? He is my grand Uncle. His daughter Carol is still living in Florida. I sent a letter to her hoping to get a reply. Are you kin to him? Diane Whitney
Added by Diane Whitney on Nov 22, 2014 1:54 PM
stan budz
BUDZ
Hello,
I am STANLEY BUDZ, son of STANLEY BUDZ, GRANDSON of FRANCISCUS BUDZ (from Murzasichle, Poland).
My GF came to US in 1897 and settled in CLifton, Passaic, Garfield area of Northern NJ.
I have done substantial work on my BUDZ line (and other ancestral lines).
I notice that you have a added one or more BUDZs on FIND A GRAVE.
I was wondering if you are 'related' to BUDZ. Even if not related, I would appreciate any
more BUDZ you might find.
I would love to share info with you to find out more about all BUDZ people.
thanks
Added by stan budz on Nov 11, 2014 1:58 PM
Harvey Hilton
Duplicate Entries for Hamilton W Conklin
Hi Kay,
You have duplicate entries:
119825998
127559074

Regards, Harvey Conklin Hilton
Added by Harvey Hilton on Nov 04, 2014 7:56 AM
Lucy
Asa Bunce
Kay,

"Families of Early Hartford, Connecticut' says Asa Bunce is the son of James Bunce and Elizabeth Ensign. I am just starting to research this family, and don't know how reliable the book is. You have different parents for him. What is your source?
Lucy
Added by Lucy on Oct 22, 2014 2:50 PM
Nareen, et al
Thomas Meekins
Is the last name of the second husband of Mary, Downing or Browning (you wrote his name as Browning and his parents name as Downing) and is the place of marriage Hartford or Hatfield?
Thanks for the info. Nareen
Added by Nareen, et al on Oct 17, 2014 9:48 AM
Marie Bonafonte
Augusta Akerlind
Your request has been completed.
Added by Marie Bonafonte on Oct 14, 2014 6:30 PM
Marie Bonafonte
John Akerlind
Your request has been completed.
Added by Marie Bonafonte on Oct 14, 2014 6:29 PM
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