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Ronda (#46804833)
 member for 10 years, 2 months, 21 days
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Bio Photo Hi Friends My Name is Ronda I have been very busy The last few years i am No Longer a Housewife ... Im still a wife i just work fulltime now We have the three kids grown the twins graduated in 2011 and Tyler became a US Marine on OCt 12 2012 Ehricka is working hard and Ryan Graduates in June 2013 Rays health is better and Cancer Free ! Please leave me messages but dont get mad if I take along time Also Im not on here to get alot of mermorials It is just a hobby I love History i love My family History Thank you and God Bless
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Cindy Marsch
Cyrus Packard
Hi, Ronda.

I'm writing a novel, ROSETTE, based on the 1856-1858 journal of Rosette Cordelia Ramsdell Churchill of Ionia County, Michigan, and in the journal she mentions Cyrus and Betsey Packard coming to her parents' home, so that Betsey could hold a "spiritual manifestations" meeting. If you're interested in seeing that excerpt, please visit and click on the Journal Blog entry for 1858. I have a couple of other mentions of Cyrus in the journal as well, if you'd like to correspond with me about those.

Also, in the novel I refer to Betsey as Sally Richardson Ramsdell's cousin but have only the connection that Cyrus Packard's sister was married to a Ramsdell. Do you have any other info on that connection?

Thank you!
Added by Cindy Marsch on Oct 08, 2015 1:51 PM
Lisa Bailey
Martha Sue Young 16463017
I have submitted an edit to remove the 1979 date of her death. She died on either Dec 31 1976 or Jan 1, 1977, not in 1979. The family photo I have uploaded was taken 4 months before she was murdered.
Would you please consider transferring her to me? I would be honored to maintain her memorial for sister and myself.
Thank you,
Lisa Bailey
Added by Lisa Bailey on May 18, 2015 9:40 PM
Tallula Benson Parker
Hi Ronda and thank you so much for the beautiful butterfly/virtual flower you left on my great great grandmother's memorial.

May God richly bless you!

Added by CSC on Feb 06, 2013 6:18 PM
Merry Christmas
Thanks for the flowers you placed for some of my family. Hope your Marine is safe and sound this year. Semper Fi. JFJN
Added by JFJN on Dec 12, 2012 7:43 PM
M.E. Packard
RE: wiborn , rushmore , packard ,everett
Hi Ronda,

I'm so glad you're back on here! I found the graves for Harriet and Henry. They're in the Woodlawn Cemetery in Leslie, Michigan. I put their memorials on here; you should go check them out!

:) Mary

PS- We are related in two ways. Harriet Wiborn Rushmore is my 3rd great grandmother, and also Cyrus B Packard (Anna Martha Packard (Brigham)'s father is my 3rd great grandfather.
Added by M.E. Packard on Aug 05, 2011 8:36 PM
Sheri (Lantrip) Tuakoi
Jesse Woodrow (Woody) Lantrip
Ronda, please contact me...this is my uncle, he was brother to my father Thurman Jackson Lantrip.
I would like to know more about my uncle Woody. It looks like he died very young... and I do not know how or why he died so young, my aunt Geneva is gone... I just found that out and I dont know if any of the other sisters are all gone or just the ones that I know about Ruby, Eve Doris we knew her as Evadarce... mispelled but that is how it was stated.
I know that my aunt Juanita is gone but I do not remember about Ella Faye and Sue and her husban JR.
If you knew any of them please contact me and let me know all about them that you know... I loved and miss all of them even if my Dad was not wanting to be a part of them.
Please Ronda conatact me
Sheri Thanks
Added by Sheri (Lantrip) Tuakoi on May 10, 2011 1:25 PM
M.E. Packard
Still around?
Hi there,

I'm just to know if you're still using the site. I've sent e-mails and SACs to you over the past year or so and haven't heard back from you.

Your cousin,

Added by M.E. Packard on Feb 12, 2011 3:19 PM
M.E. Packard
Hi There,

I'm a distant relative of yours (through Wiborn/Rushmore/Packard), and I really appreciate all the information you attached to your memorials. It has helped me a lot with my family tree.

I noticed you said that Maria and Catharine Brewster were cousins. I know Maria's lineage, but I can't find Catharine's parents names anywhere. I was wondering if you could tell me or point me in the right direction. Catharine Brewster Wiborn is my 4th great grandmother.

Hope to hear from you!

Thanks again,

Mary Packard
Added by M.E. Packard on Jun 06, 2010 6:37 PM
Lisa O
Emma Butterfield
Hi Ronda,

I was wondering about the memorial you created for Emma. My g-grandma was Lucy Butterfield son of Ephraim. He had a sister Emma as well as Lucy & Deborah and brothers Daniel, William, Parker. Their mother's name was Ruth Parker.

Do you know if this Emma is the sister? There is a written account of the family by one of Ephraim's other daughters from the 1800's.

According to the account my Emma was born about 1806 at the foot of the Green Mountains, Vermont.

Let me know if your interested.

Added by Lisa O on Feb 08, 2010 6:48 PM
Stefani Carter
Uncle Cy
Hi Rhonda,

Uncle Cy was my great uncle as well. I remember his daughter Lisa and spending time at his house when I was a little girl. His bother Roland was my grandfather and Cherri was my mom. How fun to find you. God bless you richly,

Stefani Carter
Added by Stefani Carter on Jan 24, 2010 8:12 PM
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