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Jim Ferris (#46557174)
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Bio Photo Born Knox County IL directly descended from Jeffrey Ferris who came to America 1634 from England through his son James; G.G.G.grandfather Silvanus Ferris; G.G. Uncle George Washington Gale Ferris Jr, inventor of Ferris Wheel. Son of Robert and Marcele (Holloway) Ferris.

Abingdon (IL) High School, Class of 1960;
Bachelors from U of Bombs and Bullets 1965; Masters from U of Southeast Asia 1971; PhD from U of Life; Retired US Army (1961-83)

I am trying to downsize the number of memorials I manage, so ask for a transfer.

NOTE; Pleaze use the Edit function on the memorial to ask questions, which identifies the person in question. I have tens of thousands of names in my records and your courtesy is much appreciated.
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N. S. Price
I found the death certificate for N. S. Price, and it indicates that he is buried in Miamiville Cemetery. He did die in Henderson West Virginia.
His parents, and wife are also in Miamiville Cemetery.
Added by Anne on Dec 16, 2014 8:02 AM
Rebecca Wright
RE: Harold Palmer
You're very welcome, it is always my honor to help get these photos for veteran's family and friends. If you click on the photo you can see the name of the nice lady at ABMC that took the photo, I'm just the go-between! May we never forget our heroes.

Added by Rebecca Wright on Dec 08, 2014 9:47 PM
Brenda Runyon
RE: memorials
Hi Jim
I would be happy to manage any from Lester cemetery because I'm related to quite a few people that are buried there.
Thank you in advance.
Added by Brenda Runyon on Nov 30, 2014 5:14 PM
Brenda Runyon
Hi Jim
I just saw that you have transferred some of my family memorials to me and I wanted to say thank you. I am on find a grave every day and I will take good care of them.
Added by Brenda Runyon on Nov 26, 2014 12:46 PM
Zoe Tom
Roger Haddocks's wife
Eliza is buried in the same lot at Green-Wood Cemetery.


Added by Zoe Tom on Nov 26, 2014 7:03 AM
JD Day
RE: Hope Abbey
Thanks for getting back to me. It is on bottom of page 108, 1925/1926;last obit after Louis Clark Rapalee; Major Roy Pratt.
Added by JD Day on Nov 22, 2014 3:16 PM
RE: Harriett Suydam

thank you for the offer to transfer. I am happy to take this memorial if you wish, though I ran across her information through a relative, and am not actually related myself.
Added by Carmian on Nov 21, 2014 4:29 PM
Carey Family
Hello Jim Ferris,

My name is Alex Brown, I am genealogist I see that you have a connection to the Carey family so you may have what I seek. I am currently working with one of my client whom is directly related to the Hart they have that surname of Carey, do you have or anyone you may known of have any surviving photos of the Carey family which I can present to my client.

Alexander R. Brown
Added by TruSeeker on Nov 20, 2014 10:20 AM
Russ Holmes
Henry Eugene Barney
Jim could you transfer Henry (35592786)to me (47351421). I must admit that Henry is a relative by marriage and I also created a memorial for him not knowing yours existed. To the extent that my memorial has a picture and more info on it I was going to delete yours. If you could possible transfer it or delete it I would appreciate it. Thanks Russ
Added by Russ Holmes on Nov 18, 2014 5:17 PM
linda mckannan
Charley I webb
please transfer his memorial to me
thank you
Added by linda mckannan on Nov 16, 2014 3:00 PM
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