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Michael Helms (#46548770)
 member for 11 years, 8 months, 1 day
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Bio Photo I am a historian, genealogist and cemetery buff living in Raleigh, North Carolina.

My personal genealogical interests are mostly in the Philadelphia area; surnames include Helms, Colflesh, Schick, Henry, Pile, Harned, Stroup and Mowday.

I am also researching my family in northwest Pennsylvania; surnames here include Monago, Monaco, Leone, Monti and Saplesa.

My academic research focuses on a number of prominant reconstruction-era families in the Alamance County area including Long, Wood and Albright.

I do a lot of "row mowing" with my camera and I'm happy to transfer ownership of a memorial to friends and family of the deceased.
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 • 2,364 Memorials Added
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 • 4 Memorials/week
 • 4,029 Photos
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 • 93 Volunteer Photos Taken
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ProgBase
Sarah Harned
Another for ya
Added by ProgBase on Mar 26, 2014 7:24 AM
ProgBase
Jacob Harned
All yours
Added by ProgBase on Mar 26, 2014 7:23 AM
Cheryl Justice
RE: Lawson Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery
Hi Michael,

Thank you for the photo of George Arnold Gentry. I hope you might be able to us with some other photos in the future. We appreciate your help and all you do on Find A Grave!

Cheryl
Added by Cheryl Justice on Jan 10, 2014 7:57 AM
Carolina Caswell
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Thanks again.
Added by Carolina Caswell on Dec 07, 2013 12:00 PM
Ginger
Fitzhugh Lee Newton
Thank you so very much for the photo from Aarons Creek Cemetery. I appreciate you taking the time to take photos.
Added by Ginger on Nov 28, 2013 7:02 PM
tlwehrenberg
RE: Catharine Wehrenberg
Thank you so much for your fast response.
Added by tlwehrenberg on Oct 27, 2013 9:21 PM
4losthistory
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With the easy availability of NC death certificates, I can see NC being linked in a few years. My NC people are "Newton" per DNA, but while I have helped lots of people find their families, I haven't figured out where we connect into the Newton family. Although I am a fast and accurate typer and have enjoyed transcribing cemeteries, I have spent the last couple of years trying to update and link the ones I have already built. I am careful who I transfer memorials to since there are so many people who request mass transfers then quickly lose interest. [or die] If I own any of your people just let me know. Debra
Added by 4losthistory on Oct 27, 2013 1:18 PM
4losthistory
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You're great !!
Added by 4losthistory on Oct 27, 2013 12:43 PM
Kathy Stroope Veasey
Duke Family Cemetery, Bahama, NC
Is this cemetery totally documented/photographed...??

Thanks again, Kathy
Added by Kathy Stroope Veasey on Jul 18, 2013 9:38 AM
Kathy Stroope Veasey
Ellis' and Rose transfers
Thank you, Kathy
Added by Kathy Stroope Veasey on Jul 18, 2013 9:34 AM
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