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Lester Letson (#46627920)
 member for 10 years, 5 months, 27 days
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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 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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Mabel P Lundstrom
You have added a duplicate of an earlier entree. Toni
Added by Toni on Jan 27, 2015 4:19 PM
Ruth E Weldon
You have added a duplicate for an earlier entry. Toni
Added by Toni on Jan 27, 2015 4:14 PM
Mario P Fausone
Hi Lester,
You had a couple of notes on your duplicate memorial that I did not have on mine for the above person. I added them to my memorial; hope that is okay with you as it was the earlier submission and had a bio. I don't know how to add the child under family links. Thanks you Lester, Toni
Added by Toni on Jan 27, 2015 1:18 PM
Darrell Doane
Memorial #113732512 Harry Benjamin Schwarz
This is a duplicate memorial. Please see #105092261
Added by Darrell Doane on Jan 26, 2015 3:54 PM
Found two more Vietnam solders!!!


Happy to report that I found two more Vietnam soliders.

Steven Doyle Chambers #61895392 is in Mountain View Cemetery.

Ronnie Holly #61897524 is in Odd Fellows Cemetery.

I already went and photographed there headstones. So if you could add the cemeteries to them that would be awesome. If you do add photo requests before I put the photos up please put a note that I already have the photos?


Added by Michelle on Jan 25, 2015 6:14 PM
Found another Vietnam Solider!!

Happy to report that I found another Vietnam solider.

Frank Corona 1949-1970 #61969227 is buried in Reedley Cemetery. If you could add the cemetery to him I will go photograph his headstone.


Added by Michelle on Jan 19, 2015 3:40 PM
Dianna Taylor
Thank You !!!
Thanks for the edits on Joseph & Myrtle Morse
Added by Dianna Taylor on Jan 18, 2015 9:31 PM
Glen O Dickinson # 34212080
Thank you for the transfer, and thanks again for creating his memorial. Much appreciated.
Added by Lisa on Jan 18, 2015 6:42 PM
Cindy Weipert
Memorial #113928922
Gerald Weipert's middle name is actually Joseph. His death index is incorrect in some sites. He is my husband's grandfather.
Added by Cindy Weipert on Jan 17, 2015 11:33 AM
Barbara Berry
Corrections to Theodore Thure Steombexk
Dear Lester,
Thank you for the extensive biography you posted for my great, great grandfather, Theodore Thure STROMBECK !
There are a couple of corrections/additions I'd like you to be aware of. The son-in-law whom Thure lived with in 1910 was Frederick Charles NINNIS (not Mimis, NOT Fred O.. NINNIS), my great grandfather.
Frederick was married to Thure's daughter, Christina STROMBECK. Together they ADOPTED ROSS ALBERJACK NINNIS, my grandfather.
Again, thanks so much for your time and consideration!
Barbara NINNIS Berry
Added by Barbara Berry on Jan 14, 2015 5:48 PM
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