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Brian Knoff (#46491130)
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Bio Photo Living in Ashburn, VA. I enjoy looking up folks in the family and helping where I can for others.

I am researching the Knoff line. Currently this means I am stuck on Frederick C Knoff, born 1820 Kingdom of Hanover and died in Shawnee Kansas. I have his will, land purchases, etc from once he moved his family to Missouri and then to Kansas. He exists in the 1851 census of Waterloo, Canada West, Canada. From 1820 in Germany to 1851, I have zero on him. I have no idea what the C is for in his name, the true origin of him, any family whatsoever. I have a complete blank on this information. If you could help, please let me know.
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Yvonne Birchett
George Knoff
Brian,

I tried to get individual photos of George & Louise's crypts, but they were VERY high up and quite small (about 7" square). They are located in a lovely sun room in the main building of the cemetery. I do hope this suffices - if not, I am willing to try again for you.
Added by Yvonne Birchett on Jun 04, 2014 4:20 PM
John Vincent "VINCE" Powers
GEN Parmer Edwards?
You say you're a 6th/2x of his....I'm a QUAD 4th/2x of his and was wondering what direction you come in thru? THNX! JVP, TX
Added by John Vincent "VINCE" Powe... on May 08, 2014 9:54 AM
Maryann Randolph Fikes
RE: Transfer
Thanks Brian! I really appreciate that!

Maryann
Added by Maryann Randolph Fikes on Mar 03, 2014 11:39 AM
A. Mahan
RE: Matthew Woodson
Glad to meet you. I really wanted to get my info into the latest Woodson Book update but missed it. My Woodson line starts with Nancy the daughter of Matthew's son Jacob and his wife Dorthea Peers. Matthew, Jacob, Nancy. Nancy married John Mahan Jr. in Mercer Co.,KY in 1813 and they moved to Hendricks Co.,IN in 1833. The Mahan line goes John Jr., Woodson, Luther, Charles, Argil Sr., me. My Woodson's go back to Robert and Elizabeth Farris I think he's a Potato Hole.
Added by A. Mahan on Jan 17, 2014 8:27 AM
Maryann Randolph Fikes
Thanks!
Thanks, Brian, for the transfers! I think I have all the siblings together now!!

Maryann
Added by Maryann Randolph Fikes on Oct 29, 2013 6:41 PM
Maryann Randolph Fikes
Transfer
Brian, I am in the process of adding all the children of Marion Monroe & Elizabeth Collins FIKES, since these are my husband's direct uncles through his dad, Lewis. I see you have added Carroll Collins Fikes.
Would you be interested in a transfer to me?

Maryann Randolph Fikes
#47837203
Added by Maryann Randolph Fikes on Oct 15, 2013 2:59 PM
Bennie White
RE: Livingston
Thanks for the correction! Eslie's parents were Isaac Jefferson Livingston, #77099531 and Callie O White Livingston, #77099585. Could you please link Eslie to his parents? Thanks again!
Added by Bennie White on Jun 06, 2013 6:46 AM
Louis Roth
Cypress Lawn requests
hi there

can you call to get the address?

the number at the cemetery is 650-755-0580

thanks
Added by Louis Roth on Apr 26, 2013 9:49 PM
Glenda Ragan
Lucy A. & Celinda A.
Who knows maybe they called her Lucy and back then that is what they would put. I really believe it is Celinda as it makes sense. Since Celinda passed in Auburn and her brother George Selden Betterley is at the Old Auburn Cemetery that is where I put her memorial. Memorial# 46846933

I think I've managed today to get the family linked and updates sent to the managers of the memorials. I found her mother, dad & sibblings.
Nice to have them all linked together.

Fish, Celinda Arvilla Betterley 108035514
b. Feb. 9, 1855 d. Aug. 2, 1879 Old Auburn Cemetery
Auburn
Placer County
California, USA
Memorial# 108035514
Added by Glenda Ragan on Apr 08, 2013 4:01 PM
Glenda Ragan
Oscar Alonzo Betterley
I saw you posted to his memorial some information.

Oscar Alonzo Betterley, born 11 Sep 1831 in NH, died 14 Sep/Oct 1904 Eureka, CA.

They also had a daughter: Celinda Arvilla Betterley

She was married to Elbert Fish Aug 24, 1875

She died in Placer County

Birth: Feb. 9, 1855
Vermont, USA
Death: Aug. 2, 1879
Auburn
Placer County
California, USA

U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules, 1850-1885
about Celinda Fish Name: Celinda Fish
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Married
Place of Birth: Vermont
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1856
Age: 24
Month of Death: Aug
Cause of Death: Consumption
Census Year: 1880
Added by Glenda Ragan on Apr 08, 2013 12:09 PM
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