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Michael Helms (#46548770)
 member for 13 years, 8 months, 14 days
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Bio Photo I am a university educated 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, Soppelsa, Bonitate, Di Victoria, Da Corte Cavalier, and Maufioe.

My academic research at North Carolina State University focuses on a number of prominant reconstruction-era families in the Alamance County area including Long, Wood and Albright. I'm also deeply involved in research about the Rollin White and Lucius Pond families in Massachusetts.

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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karen jean-louis
A very special thank you Mr Michael Helms
Thank you so very much Mr Helms for placing the photo of my great grand parents headstone. Omg I can't explain to you how good it felt to see those two names of at least two of not only my ancestors but my heroes as well. I'm creating a tree for my children, grandchildren and so on. One day as I just about give up,,, something said Karen check that find a grave site. Sure enough there they were Mack & Amanda Holloway and everything matched up perfect. I just wanted you to I truly appreciate you. I'm now on the hunt for Mack's parents Clem & Agnes Holloway. Again thank you so very much.
Added by karen jean-louis on Apr 11, 2016 6:42 PM
Garland Lucas
Laughter
Thanks Michael.
Added by Garland Lucas on Apr 06, 2016 6:42 PM
Apollymi
Flora Alston
Thank you for this picture.
Added by Apollymi on Mar 09, 2016 3:03 PM
tlwehrenberg
Wehrenberg
Thank you for creating a memorial with photograph. Keep up the hard work.
Added by tlwehrenberg on Mar 04, 2016 2:58 PM
Mme. Malenfant
Thank you.
Thank you for the photograph of my cousin Tony's headstone. Findagrave 142302263 memorial.

In appreciation,
Kat
Added by Mme. Malenfant on Feb 29, 2016 10:38 AM
Monte Harding
Brewington Photo
Thank you again for this photo of Elizabeth Brewington's monument in Cobb Cemetery.

Monte
Added by Monte Harding on Feb 15, 2016 8:43 AM
Monte Harding
Blue Photo
Thank you so much for the photo of Leon Blue's monument.

Monte
Added by Monte Harding on Feb 15, 2016 8:40 AM
Monte Harding
Hudson Photo
Thank you so much for the monument photo of Demetrius Hudson's grave.

Monte
Added by Monte Harding on Feb 15, 2016 8:38 AM
Kim Boshers
Thank you - Edward Sheppard Lane, Jr
Hi Michael,
Just wanted to say thank you for taking the time to take such an awesome picture of my cousin's headstone.

Thanks again,
Kim
Added by Kim Boshers on Feb 02, 2016 12:10 PM
Jane
Carl Oswald
Michael,

Thanks so much for the wonderful photos. I really appreciate your time and kindness.


Jane
Added by Jane on Jan 09, 2016 6:48 PM
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