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Mary Briggs (#47645089)
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Bio Photo I find 'Find A Grave' a great research tool. I'm retired, living in Traverse City, Michigan and using genealogy as a way of keeping my mind active. I have been president of Grand Traverse Area Genealogical Society and am a member of Austin Family Association of America.

I do transfers, links, change information and anything else I can to make FAG a place that is user friendly. It is the members of Find A Grave who make it great place to spend your research time.

If you are related to any person on my memorial list, send me and e-mail or a public message about your family.

My family lines are Austin, Penix/Penick, Paradis, King, Bowman, Joseph, Taft, Seelye, Todd, Pinette, Nadeau, Rose, Reed, Barker, Lovejoy, and Foster.
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Thank You
Thank YOU so much
Added by mourninglory on Jul 25, 2014 7:37 PM
Diane L. Webb
RE: Frank Leary
Your husband has a closer relationship. Thank you for the offer but at this time I don't think I should ask for transfer of management. If I find any new information I will contact you through his Find A Grave number.
Frank's wife Lillian Monks was the 1/2 sister of Herbert Monks
my grandmother's 2nd husband. They are buried in Fairplains Cemetery in Grand Rapids, MI.
Do you have any picture that you can scan of Lillian or Frank Leary to put in Find A Grave?
I have many ancestors on my mother's side buried in Ionia Co., MI., many in Highland Park Cemetery.
In 1878 my grandfather Frank F. Foster, mother and siblings moved to Ionia County from Henderson Co., IL.
Surnames: Foster, Macklin, Carr, Monks, Brown, Turflinger, LaDow-Ladow, Johnson for just a starter.
Diane L. Teague Webb
Added by Diane L. Webb on Jul 24, 2014 8:31 AM
Diane L. Webb
Lillian M. Monks m. Frank Leary
I probably wrote to you in the past but I have the management for Lillian Leary and notice you have her husband Frank Leary. Do you have an obituary on him to scan onto his memorial site? I found hers and scanned it.
How are you related?
Lillian's 1/2 brother Herbert Monks was the 2nd husband of my grandmother Elfa Rose Babcock, Foster.
He was a wonderful step-father to my mother.
Diane L. Teague Webb
Added by Diane L. Webb on Jul 23, 2014 10:14 AM
Michelle Hamlin Peterson
RE: Ruck in Rockfalls
Thank you so much! Very much appreciated! Michelle
Added by Michelle Hamlin Peterson on Jul 22, 2014 7:08 PM
Ronda Crow
Laura E. Griswold FAG# 132795417
Thank you for the transfer. I appreciate it so much.
Added by Ronda Crow on Jul 21, 2014 10:44 PM
Ronda Crow
Laura E. Griswold FAG# 132795417
Thank you so much for the picture of her headstone. Yes, please transfer her memorial to me. My Find A Grave # 47387097. Thanks again for the picture.
Added by Ronda Crow on Jul 17, 2014 5:04 PM
Helena Township Cemetery
Thank you so much for the excellent photos you took of my family's gravestones at Helena Township Cemetery. Your kindness is much appreciated!
Added by Tressia on Jul 16, 2014 1:20 AM
J Witkowski
Thank you for the photos!
Added by J Witkowski on Jul 06, 2014 9:21 AM
Lauren Marie Westgate Hargrave
Thank you!
Thank you so much for the photo of Ira and Annie Wylie's headstones. I really appreciate all your help and time. God Bless, Lauren
Added by Lauren Marie Westgate Har... on Jul 03, 2014 2:23 PM
Vera Weldon
Thanks for the photo!
Enjoy our Michigan weather, gonna snow soon! LOL!
Added by BlUePiNeRiDgE on Jul 03, 2014 6:08 AM
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