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Charlene Patton (#47275878)
 member for 5 years, 7 months, 8 days
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Bio Photo "It seems to me that the earth may be borrowed but not bought. It may be used but not owned. It gives itself in response to love and tending.... But we are tenants and not possessors, lovers and not masters. The Planet belongs to the wind and the rain, to the sun and the seasons, to the cosmic secrecy of seed, and beyond all, to time."

My mother passed away in 1999 and I was the recipient of boxes and boxes of old photographs and memorabilia from courageous departed ancestors who emigrated here and my interest in genealogy began. Now, with the help of Find A Grave, I have been able to locate many family members' graves. Thanks for helping fill in the blanks. And now that I have become a volunteer, I hope to pay it forward.
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Anne Blake
RE: Mary Rand Mansfield
You are welcome.
Anne Blake
Added by Anne Blake on Jun 09, 2015 10:21 PM
RE: Ann Ivory Western Cemetery
It happened years ago, the bodies were taken out of crypts, bodies were dug up. The city had to remove the bodies left, bury them in an unmarked area and level the crypts on the hill. It's heartbreaking to have someone's loved one to be desectrated.
Added by Alexis on Jun 09, 2015 8:43 PM
RE: Ann Ivory Western Cemetery
I am sorry I could not find her. It is horrible that the cemetery was vandalized and graves and tombs were destroyed.
Added by Alexis on Jun 06, 2015 8:49 PM
Ann Ivory Western Cemetery
Most of the 1600 era graves suffered vandalism. They were moved to an unmarked area. There is no stone for Ann. I continue to search for her, but I have not been able to locate her.
Added by Alexis on May 31, 2015 7:11 PM
RE: Joseph Eagle
You are very welcome. Thank you for showing your appreciation!
Added by LCR on Mar 31, 2015 5:46 PM
Bill Prokasy
Elizabeth Norton Quincy
You have conflicting information on the birth/death of Elizabeth Norton Quincy.

Bill Prokasy
Added by Bill Prokasy on Mar 19, 2015 9:39 AM
Sharon Surber
Nimrod Arthur
Thanks for the invite. I can't waite to see your tree. I will also invite you to mine.

Added by Sharon Surber on Feb 28, 2015 7:04 PM
Sharon Surber
Nimrod Arthur
Hi Janice,

I was looking at Nimrod's memorial and you said he was your 3rd great uncle. Nimrod is my 4th great grandfather. I was wondering which line you are descends from. I would like to share information with you. My email is

Hope to here from you soon.
Added by Sharon Surber on Feb 28, 2015 11:09 AM
Michelle Shreve
RE: Mary Warren Bartlett
Your hard work and effort really shows, it's the best tree I've ever seen on
Added by Michelle Shreve on Nov 07, 2014 5:44 AM
Michelle Shreve
RE: Mary Warren Bartlett
I have received the invite and taken a quick peek at your tree. I am extremely impressed! I will be looking on it further as time permits. How long have you been researching?
Added by Michelle Shreve on Nov 06, 2014 7:33 AM
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