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Roger Hoffman (#47362020)
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Bio Photo I am a native of San Joaquin County, California, the son of Verne W Hoffman Jr., who researched his genealogy lines extensively during the 1960s, 70s, 80s and 90s. Most of these lines came through the states of Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Arkansas with surnames of Hoffman, Harpold, Tarvin, Croy, Webster, Kerr, Jack, Foster, Christian, Givens, and Hargrave. Much of my father's research and my continuing research can be viewed on the "Mokelumne Farms" tree on
I currently live in Georgia.
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 • 1,936 Memorials Added
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Kat B
I mistakenly put Alina as the mother to "Billy"
, he was not. Please link him to Virginia Soares Hoffman-Turpen who is buried at the Modesto cemetery. My mistake, sorry. I don't have the memorial number handy right now. Billy was a half brother to the girls, Frances, Imogene and Bernice.
Added by Kat B on Mar 17, 2015 7:52 AM
Kat B
Hoffman family
Hello Roger,
I am the grandaughter of Frances I. Hoffman of Modesto, California. I found "Billy" Hoffman the half brother to my grandmother, buried in Carpenteria. Looks like you have a pending edit. Can you link him to his parents, William F. 57568174 and 57568185 - Alina Grant? He married a woman named Perry, but I wonder if she re-married. I don't see an entry for her in that cemetery.
Bernice Hoffman is still alive last I heard. She is 96 or 97 now living in Sacramento in assisted care.
Added by Kat B on Mar 17, 2015 7:51 AM
Deborah Neubauer
James Kerr Givens
Do you have any knowledge that one the children of James and Elizabeth was a Matthew, born in 1827, in Kentucky. Matthew is shown in the 1850 Texas census and subsequent census as having been born in KY. I have researched and can find no link, but a relative had an unsourced document that says he was. Perhaps you have information. Thanks. Debbie Neubauer (2nd great grandfather, Matthew Givens)
Added by Deborah Neubauer on Feb 24, 2015 4:02 PM
John Boyle Photo
Thank you so much for the photo and other information about John Boyle's grave. I am very happy to have this and appreciate your time and effort very much. Warm regards, Maria Dering, New York, NY.
Added by madpandora on Oct 11, 2014 2:45 PM
RE: Many thanks!
More than welcome. Located two children also buried in the plot and created memorials for them.
Added by FJReck on Aug 25, 2014 12:56 PM
RE: Many Thanks!
Glad I could be of help! :-)
Added by Swangirl on Jul 29, 2014 12:48 PM
Gwen and Bob
RE: Photo permission
Thank you very much! Gwen
Added by Gwen and Bob on Jun 25, 2014 11:35 AM
Gwen and Bob
Photo permission
Hello Roger,
May I have your permission to use your photos of the gravestones for Reuben Webster and his family members on my family tree, with attribution to you and Find a Grave? Thank you very much for your consideration. Gwen
Added by Gwen and Bob on Jun 24, 2014 11:57 AM
Jim Davis
RE: Many thanks!
Roger - that's the fastest thank you I've ever received! I just put the photos up in the last 1o minutes! I appreciate your thanks, it means a lot to me. I enjoy taking the photos and making people happy, it brings me a lot of satisfaction. I hope you have a great summer!
Added by Jim Davis on Jun 12, 2014 11:11 AM
Don Green
RE: Picture for Blocks

You're welcome for the photos, Roger. Transfer of Bela also made. Glad I could help out !

Added by Don Green on Jun 09, 2014 7:14 PM
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