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Lester Letson (#46627920)
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Bio Photo Born and raised in Fresno, California of Alabama born parents, got into Genealogy in 1997 when I could not figure out what else to do with this computer on-line. I have built up quite a lot of pictures of old shots of the cemeteries of Clay County and Jefferson County Alabama. I have visited most of the cemeteries of my ancestors and my Wife's ancestors in Missouri, Oklahoma and Arkansas. A Self-proclaimed Historian with a California Historical society (E Clampus Vitus), I am visiting places of historical interest and with my trusty Dimage , Vivitar and Olympus digital cameras have been taking pictures of headstones at whatever cemeteries we may visit and Historical Monuments in our travels in California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, Colorado, Washington. In Fresno, I have added the 1919 biographies of early Fresno residents from the Paul E Vandor book titled "The History of Fresno County" to as many listings as I could. If you have something you would like to have added to a Bio, just drop me a line.

I follow FindaGrave rules and usually transfer close relatives within 30 days. You can complain to the FindaGrave administrators if you want, but you will likely find they too have little patience for impatient people.
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Messages left for Lester Letson (1096)[Leave Message]
Linda Claxton
RE: Fort Rosencrans
You're very welcome.

Linda
Added by Linda Claxton on Nov 29, 2016 7:09 AM
Cynthia B.
RE: Elmyra SHERFEY Switzer
Thank you very much for transferring my 2nd great-grandmother to me.
Added by Cynthia B. on Nov 28, 2016 7:15 PM
Edward DeVera
RE: Olga and Arturo Maltos
I added the headstone photo. I made a note to myself to check the gravesite in a few months to get the updated photos.
Added by Edward DeVera on Nov 11, 2016 4:51 PM
je2314
ROSE FREEMAN
Thank you very much for transferring her memorial to me. It's very much appreciated.
Added by je2314 on Oct 27, 2016 4:39 AM
Joanna
Thanks! John Francis KIRBY obit
Lester, thank you so much for adding Frank's obit to his memorial.

Joanna
Added by Joanna on Oct 25, 2016 8:25 AM
Kathryn Soderstrom
Leota Burnside Zapp
Some added info in her bio states Samuell and Emaline Burnside were her parents. This is not true. Izora Miller Francis Burnside and William A Burnside were Leota's parents.
Leota had a half brother, Delcer B Francis, and Ambrose,Francis,Elmer, and Miller Burnside.When she passed a way her brother's handled her estate. My mother in law inherited some of the personal items of Leota's i.e. jewelry box, jewelry, Pictures of her horses,her beloved dogs, and pictures of Zapp Park.I am a part time genealogist, and I have census records family tree and of course, the stories my late mother in law told me about "Aunt Leotie"

Please could you get back to me, as I would like to clear this up

Kathryn Soderstrom
Added by Kathryn Soderstrom on Oct 23, 2016 3:19 PM
Kathryn Soderstrom
Leota Burnside Zapp
Hi Thilled to see Leota on find a grave,but her parents are not the same as listed I
Added by Kathryn Soderstrom on Oct 23, 2016 2:56 PM
Cindy H
Doris Day
Lester,
Thank You for taking care of your edits. I have deleted my duplicate memorial. She was my moms classmate.
Cindy
Added by Cindy H on Oct 21, 2016 12:29 PM
Karen Burns
Robert Forster Sr.
Hi - I found that I had duplicated a memorial for this gentleman buried at North Fork Cemetery. I transferred my photos to your page. Would you mind copying the obit to your page, then I will remove my page for him. Thanks! Karen
Added by Karen Burns on Oct 20, 2016 6:11 AM
Bonnie Shirley Amery
Betty Bernice Wilson #103962221
Lester,
Thank You for the addition of the special photo on Betty's husband, Lyle's memorial.
His cousin, Bonnie
Added by Bonnie Shirley Amery on Oct 19, 2016 7:06 AM
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