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Douglas Day (#47372646)
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Bio Photo After reading an article about two ladies in Barry County (MI) who transcribed ALL of the cemeteries in the county, I started looking for some of my relatives there. I found a lot of them as many were pioneers there in the 1840's and 1850's. I decided to pay the favor forward and started doing the local cemetery. To my surprise there were over 3,700 graves in the small cemetery! Then I decided to take photos of all of them. I did it all in about three months. Now I am looking forward to additional cemeteries.
Since then, thanks to "findagrave", I have found many relatives in other parts of Michigan and Canada. Very interesting, rewarding and addicting.
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Arlene (Casterline)Culver
Doug, Thanks for taking care of the picture on my dad's memorial.

Added by Arlene (Casterline)Culver on Jun 24, 2016 7:27 PM
Arlene (Casterline)Culver
91729472 Sherwood Casterline
HI Doug, Wondered if you would mind removing the headstone pict you posted on my dad's page, Sherwood Casterline #91729472. I've posted an updated one with my mom's dates included.

Thanks so much. Arlene Culver
Added by Arlene (Casterline)Culver on Jun 19, 2016 6:15 PM
Sharon Davis Marsden
Fast Edits!
Thank you so much for the quickly completed edits for my ancestors. The names include Mills, Cook, Stowers and Mendham...

Thank you for creating so many family memorials and adding photos of the stonea. It is appreciated more than you will ever know!

Added by Sharon Davis Marsden on May 20, 2016 9:03 PM
Jean Quentmeyer
Francis Overley
OVERLEY, MR. FRANCIS "FRANK" Twin Lake Mr. Francis Ira "Frank" Overley, age 84, went home to be with his Lord on Monday, September 12, 2011. He was born on October 15, 1926 in Newaygo, MI. Frank was a US Navy Veteran of World War II, and he had owned & operated Frank O's Bait & Tackle. On December 19, 1954 he married Ruth E. Blohm and she survives him along with 5 children, Denise (Joe) Hamelink, Beth Overley, Naomi (Rob) Henderson, Roland Overley, Leah (Gary) Garland; 9 grandchildren; and 4 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Roland & Arvard; and by 2 sisters, Irene & Beulah. A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, September 16, 2011 at Calvary Memorial Church (909 E. Giles Rd). There will be a time of visiting with the family at the church from 6-8 PM on Thursday. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be given to the family to help with medical expenses. You may sign the online guest book at Kroeze Wolffis 637 E. Main Street - Fremont (231) 924-2130 (888) 544-5388

Muskegon Chronicle, The (MI) - Wednesday, September 14, 2011
Added by Jean Quentmeyer on May 09, 2016 2:04 PM
RE: George Hicks
I am updating a book on Civil War Veterans started by Sharon Miller. She worked on it for over 10 years before she passed. It covers vets from Muskegon, Oceana, Newaygo, Ottawa and Kent Co's. If I can help, let me know.
Added by KatieDee on May 05, 2016 1:25 AM
Judith D
RE: Gustaf or August Donaldson - 91729577
Thanks. Makes sense. I sent you an edit to change Floyd Donaldson's mother from Angeline Merrit Carr Donaldson to Lucy Merrit Donaldson Walter. From the notes on Angeline's memorial, Angeline married August after Floyd was born so she couldn't be his mother. It looks like both sisters married Gustaf August Donaldson! Successively. LOL
Added by Judith D on Apr 15, 2016 8:02 PM
Ronald Althouse
Douglas Day, Would you happen to be related to a Charles Day 1886-1965, or his daughter Phyllis-Day-Hoffman 1922-1986 ?
If so would you contact me
Ronald Althouse
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Thank you
Added by Ronald Althouse on Apr 12, 2016 4:04 AM
holly k
leg bevins
yes, i found it. thanks
Added by holly k on Mar 25, 2016 11:41 PM
holly k
allen bivens
i cannot find any reference to "leg" as his middle name nickname or endearment. can you please send me the info before i put thru the edit. thanks, holly
Added by holly k on Mar 24, 2016 11:02 PM
Tompkins transfers
Thank you for the transfer of my relatives, Claude and Ronald Tompkins, most appreciated, I will be sure to update their memorials. Eileen
Added by Eileen on Feb 03, 2016 6:23 AM
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