|Tom Black (#47092164)|
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Inspired by the work done by her great grandfather, Silas Wm. Blizzard (fag #40386458), while writing a history of his family, my mother, Eleanor Clara Blizzard Black (fag#36676318) began her own research. She continued until the early 1980's when arthritis and osteoporosis made the work too difficult for her. I had always found the subject interesting but did nothing with it until after inheriting mother's numerous notes. I began my own search to learn more about my ancestors and those of my wife about ten years ago but did so on a limited basis until more recently. Find A Grave has proved to be a wonderful tool! I've "met" so many people here who have been so helpful to me. As I've visited cemeteries and researched names, I've found many of our relatives. I've also created memorials for many other people I've found along the way in the hope that what I've done may be helpful to others who are searching for their ancestors. If I've entered information incorrectly, I apologize; please let me know and I'll make corrections. If you find ancestors of yours among the memorials I've created and would like for me to transfer them to you, let me know. If neither my wife nor I is related, I'll be happy to make the transfer.|
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|PuddinTain||RE: Ida May Shamp|
Have a great day!
|Rhonda Nelson||re: Killmers|
Thanks so much for the speedy transfer of Kilmer/Killmer memorials to me! (I feel the same as you, if I am not related, that memorials should be with interested relatives who will add info on them.) It is much appreciated.
|Rhonda Nelson||re: John Killmer #67897804|
Another member alerted me that I had made a duplicate of J. Killmer's memorial and that we should merge the two. Since you created it earlier, I deleted mine. John Killmer was the brother of my GGG grandfather, Issac Kilmer. I was wondering if you are not related if you would please tranfer his memorial to me? I had all the siblings linked to their parents, Jonathan and Susanna in Pennsylvania.Jonathan's memorial is 31769491.
|Tritt Girl||RE: William Schoener Phillips & Crystal Ernestine Gehrig|
Great to "meet" another cousin! Thanks for replying. :)
|Tritt Girl||William Schoener Phillips & Crystal Ernestine Gehrig|
I saw on Ancestry that you have my grandparents on your tree. I am curious how you are related to them.
|gerald whitton||RE: Catharine Zegafuse|
Thanks Tom: I found another record which listed the correct information so I am sure her record is now correct. Thanks for your quick reply. I appreciate
the effort you made to provide the information.
|gerald whitton||Catharine Zegafuse|
I believe that her grave stone was pulled from a pile of broken grave stones and put together with another
person stone. I know of no other Zegafuse that dau
of R, & A.R. exist. Michael Zegafuse was the first
Zegafuse in Miami County, Indiana. 1870 census does
not list Catharine. Catharine is listed as a child of Peter Zegafuse a son of Michael in the 1870 census
Her age is listed as one year of age. No other
Zegafuse families reside in Miami County other than
Michael's children. Catharine does not show up in the 1980 census. Michael Zegafuse her grandfather is also buried in the same cemetery. I would like to add her parents to her record. My mother was the daughter of Francis zegafuse who was born December 6,
1881 to Peter Zegafuse.
|Tess Theis||RE: Elizabeth Whitlow Deweese|
Thanks so very much for looking into it. Happy New Year!
|Charlotte R. Smith||RE: Hello|
I am actually only related via marriage, Thomas and Susannah's grandson, Thomas Mortimer Helm (b. 1898) married my grandfather's sister, Grace Naomi Smith. Their son, Earl Robert Helm (b. 1919) is my 1st cousin, 1x removed.
|Charlotte R. Smith||Hello|
I am noticing your name on many flowers of many of my family members..are you, by chance, related to the Helm family?
Just curious ~ Hope you're have a wonderful holiday season!
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