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Jim and Elizabeth (#47230507)
 member for 4 years, 6 months, 1 day
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Bio Photo We have been tracing our family trees for a number of decades. As part of that research, we have walked a number of cemeteries photographing the gravestones. Jim's genealogy centers on Mason County, WV and Elizabeth's family comes from the western New York area.

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 • 40,950 Memorials Added
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Messages left for Jim and Elizabe... (465)[Leave Message]
Cindy Cornwell McCachern
Thank You
Thanks for the photo of Frank and Mary Brown's tombstone.
Added by Cindy Cornwell McCachern on Jul 22, 2014 5:29 AM
Frank, Emma & Millie Seymour
Jim and Elizabeth, thanks so much for not only getting Millie's headstone photo but taking the time to photograph her parents Frank and Emma. That saves me requesting them later! :-) I hadn't gotten that far and now I'm ahead of the search!!

You are appreciated!
Added by Robin on Jul 20, 2014 1:18 PM
J Witkowski
RE: Rabbi Leport
Wow, thanks for catching that one! Never knew that would be given as a first name!

Rabbi Leport
I just wanted to let you know after I accepted a change on Rabbi that you sent, I need to change it back. His first name indeed is Rabbi. There is a WV birth record online for Rabbi Leport, son of John and Frances Leport.
Added by J Witkowski on Jul 18, 2014 11:47 AM
Gene Spider
Thaler Family Descendants
Thank you so much for all the time and effort you put into creating memorials for so many of my Thaler family aunts, uncles, and cousins. There is no way I'll ever make it to New York to do research and you saved me the trip by providing so many memorials and adding so much personal information to them. Great work!!! May God bless you and yours.
Added by Gene Spider on Jul 18, 2014 10:36 AM
Dulcie Verner Fusillo
Annis Munger Smith
Found your photo on find a grave and wish to express my appreciation for your work. Would you by any chance have a transcription of the gravestone for Annis Smith in the Maxon Cemetery, Attica, NY dod 1850? Mem'l # 57328295.

Thank you for your time and efforts.

Added by Dulcie Verner Fusillo on Jul 15, 2014 6:33 PM
Ginger Thrush
RE: Thank you for your support
Firstly, thank you for all your work in photographing Greer Cemetery! I have visited Greer all my life and am very proud of my heritage. Over the years I took many photos, some of the stones are unreadable now. As you can see I am new to Find A Grave.
My sister is Lora Yank and she does family research. I have been working on connecting family members on the site. It is rewarding and Lora and I enjoy talking about it. If one has favorite ancestors, two of mine are John Thomas & Adeline Greer. We grew up with our grandmother, Opal Greer McDermitt, in our home. She often spoke of many of those now buried in Greer Cemetery.
I welcome a dialogue with you but I know you manage many sites. If you ever want to transfer any of those buried in Greer to me I would welcome that. Did you happen to see the "Google Earth" photo of the cemetery I posted?
We would enjoy seeing you at the Greer reunion this year. Thank you again for all your work in preserving the history of Mason Co. & Greer.
Best regards,
Ginger Thrush
Added by Ginger Thrush on Jul 14, 2014 8:12 PM
Bob Fuller
Mem # 95606315
I sent an edit request to add mother and sent wrong Mem #. Should be 31081067
Added by Bob Fuller on Jul 10, 2014 7:54 PM
Dennis Allen
Electa Allen Atherton
Thanks for the headstone. Were there any Allens nearby? Just wondering...Dennis
Added by Dennis Allen on Jun 30, 2014 10:27 PM
Leona R. (Lodge) Duncan
Greetings Jim and Elizabeth!
I just realized you put pictures on Memorials for Karl Duncan, Sr. and wife Ruth & Melvin M. wife Beulah!
Forgive me for not realizing sooner!
These are my husband's Relative's and I do want to thank you so very much for taking the picture's and helping me out in this way! I've been wanting to get down that way to do some genealogy, but am finding it difficult to do!
Have a wonderful day and and a safe 4th!
Added by Leona R. (Lodge) Duncan on Jun 30, 2014 8:54 AM
Nancy (Zeise) Cloutier
Andrew & Hattie Foote
Hello, Thank you for the picture of Andrew & Hattie Foote's headstone.
Added by Nancy (Zeise) Cloutier on Jun 28, 2014 4:40 PM
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