|Longmont Genealogical Society (#47368000)|
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The Longmont Genealogical Society was founded in 1986 by 35 charter members and has grown to over 140 members in 2010. The Society's mission is |
"To promote and encourage an interest in genealogy, and to educate members and the interested public in genealogical research. To maintain and elevate genealogical standards; to stress the importance of accuracy in research through careful documentation. To locate, preserve, publish and index public and private genealogical / historical records. To assist and support any genealogical institutions or repositories in Colorado which are open to the public."
Please join us at our monthly meetings and to assist in projects that preserve and share genealogical information. Details about meetings, membership and activites can be found on our home page.
Transfers will be according to Find A Grave policy - for DIRECT relatives - this would be your siblings, parents, grandparents, great-grandparents, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
|Messages left for Longmont Geneal... (2)||[Leave Message]|
|B.J. Nelson||Minnie (Mikeljack) Skeetoe|
It seems that you have decided not to correct your entry. I will contact Find a Grave and have them delete your erroneous listing.
|Ken Mitchell||RE: Tim Hess|
I got the drift when he refused to make changes to my wife's ancestors without proof. I sent him the published obituary for William Franklin Noftsger but have not seen any changes movement so far. I had anticipated he would delete his entry when I noted that it duplicated yours. He emphatically informed me that YOUR entry was the duplicate. I noted that he had the middle initial wrong and simply assumed it would be easiest for all if he would delete his entry with the erroneous information.
This is not the uncooperative attitude we contributors need or expect.
BTW, I have been most impressed by your rapid response even on weekend evenings. Your entries have encouraged me to contribute suggested changes to records you have added. I took pictures of my wife's ancestors memorials some time ago but had not, as yet, gotten around to putting entries for them on Find A Grave. It has not been very long ago that I found out about Find A Grave and started making contributions and responding to photo requests in our local area.
Many of my wife's (CYNTHIA (FRANTZ) MITCHELL) relatives (parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, etc) are from Longmont and are buried at Mountain View so I have quite an interest in interments there. Cindy's father (CARROLL LENFORD FRANTZ) and grandfather (ROY WYMAN FRANTZ) were athletic stars at Longmont High. Surnames of my wife's ancestors include FRANTZ, NOFTSGER, MCKNIGHT, GOLDEN, LEGGE, & BECK. We have the family Bible that ELIZABETH (FRONK) NOFTSGER gave to her son, WILLIAM FRANKLIN NOFTSGER, when he married. I have traced the family migration from Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, and Iowa to Colorado.
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