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William Ridge (#46534406)
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Bio Photo My name is Bill Ridge and I am researching the various lines of my family history (Ridge, Biles, Forepaugh, and Lownie with associated families). I am not on Find A Grave to see how many memorials I can generate. Rather, I would like to pay tribute to some of those who came before me.

I enjoy helping others by photographing grave markers requested through Findagrave. On occasion, I may also photograph markers near the ones that are requested and I may create a memorial for that grave if one does not already exist.

You have my permission to use my FAG photographs in order to document your own family history.

Please ask for a transfer (or provide data through the Edit screen) if I "own" a memorial that pertains to a relative of yours. I have created those memorials so that interested parties may find information about members of their family.
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Sandra Lytch
Capt. Gail vanFossin Mitchell
Just dropping you a quick note, Bill, to let you know that I found a photo of Gail vanFossin Mitchell, son to Iva VanFossen Brumback Mitchell and John Mitchell. Iva was daughter to William and Rebecca Ridge Brumback. I'm off ancestry right now, so leaving this message to you on Find A Grave. I noticed awhile back that there were some Van Fossen's in the Lower Tinicum Cemetery. Guessing the Ridge family knew them and that Rebecca gave her daughter Iva the middle name Van Fossen. Have a great week. - Sandra
Added by Sandra Lytch on Feb 24, 2015 11:27 AM
B Northrop
Ella Gilprin
Thank you so much for your time. Appreciate it.
Added by B Northrop on Feb 21, 2015 10:01 AM
Sandra Lytch
James Ridge
Found a photo and added it of James Ridge who was son to Edward M. Ridge. Edward was Moses and Sarah McFarland Ridge's son. Enjoyed the story about James Ridge and his role as first ranger of the Treasure Island Boyscout Camp. Thanks.
Added by Sandra Lytch on Feb 09, 2015 3:34 PM
Rachel Gillooly
Erwin J. Hillpot
his middle initial is actually K for King. Son of Uriah Yost Hillpot and Lydia King
Added by Rachel Gillooly on Feb 08, 2015 8:17 AM
Scott Hayes
Delp Photos
Thank you for taking the time to get these photos.

Added by Scott Hayes on Jan 23, 2015 11:44 AM
Jeffrey Nase
Nace Family Photos
Thanks for taking the time to photograph and post pictures of the Nace family headstones from Leidys Cemetery.
Added by Jeffrey Nase on Jan 20, 2015 11:17 AM
Liz Johnson
Hangey tombstone
Thank you so much! This picture was incredibly helpful!
Added by Liz Johnson on Jan 20, 2015 10:47 AM
RE: Wilson or Hodgson?
Strange. That would be a stretch of an error though! :)
Added by S.R.F. on Jan 19, 2015 4:13 AM
RE: Harriet Ridge
The Hogdson name IS on the Death Certificates of some of her children. And, she did have a son, named William Hodgson Ridge. I am guessing she married a Hogdson at some point, or maybe it was a family name that she used as her middle name?

I found a Quaker record for s report of the Byberry Month;y Meeting at the Philadelphia Yearly Meeting for "Dr. W. Hodson Ridge". It said he was part of a committee of persons who were selected to nominate trustees. It was dated 24 Dec 1916. His Death Certificate says he was a veterinarian.
Added by S.R.F. on Jan 15, 2015 10:41 AM
RE: Marie Lindner
Thanks Bill!

Diane Pyke
Added by Malia on Dec 28, 2014 9:06 AM
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