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Libby (#46950582)
 member for 7 years, 2 months, 26 days
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I have been doing Genealogy for about 30 years off and on and about 5 years working on it daily since my children are grown and gone. My husband and I are both disabled so I have plenty of time to work on it. I have met some wonderful people on Find A Grave.

I have worked on Ivy Green Cemetery by going out to the cemetery and taking pictures and then creating the memorials and fixing the pictures to the correct size. Most of the time I could only work for 1/2 hour after driving there so it took me a lot of time. I have no family in this area but found this might be a way to repay those individuals who took pictures and put them on the memorials of my family in other parts of the country. I am trying to go to other cemeteries as soon as I can recover my strength and energy from back surgery.

Transfer requests should be for direct relatives within four generations, this would be your siblings, parents, grandparents, and great-grandparents as outlined in the FAQ answers at Simply having someone in your family tree is not grounds for a management transfer request. If you are not within these generations, I will help in putting any info you have on the memorial.

I really love family history.
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RE: Wood
I will, thank you for your generosity.
Added by Shawnell on Jan 23, 2015 4:56 PM
RE: # 45031569 Edwin Dean Wood
I'm very sorry to hear you are not feeling well. You do so much for this site and the people who use it. I hope you are feeling better soon.

I have several relatives in that cemetery and will gladly accept any you would like to transfer though I don't expect you to transfer them all.
Edwin D. Wood (45031569)
and his wife,
Phebe Jane (Potter) Wood (45031609).
Their daughter
Bertha (Wood) Gunderson 44700725 and her husband Sig Gunderson 44700739,
and my great grandmother
Ethel (Wood Angevine) Fels (44687237 duplicate #44700561).
Her second husband Hugo Fels (44687272) was a step great grandfather, but I have information that can be added on him also.
Added by Shawnell on Jan 23, 2015 9:09 AM
# 45031569 Edwin Dean Wood
# 45031569

Edwin Dean Wood was born September 2, 1854, in Silver Creek Township, Cass County, Michigan. He was elected superintendent of the Methodist Church Sunday School in Sumnerville in January of 1882 . Edwin D. Wood also had a residence in Niles (1910 census) before he moved to Washington state. He was married to Emma J. Moore on October 19, 1876, in Berrien County. She was the daughter of Robert Ferris Moore ( 3/21/1831 in Milton Pennsylvania - May 4, 1899 in St. Joseph County, MI)and Clarissa Edwards Moore (August 20, 1829 Pokagon Township - October 28, 1894). Emma died on April l, 1889, at the age of 32 years, 10 months, and 2 days. Edwin and Emma had three children:

Ethel May (8/12/1882 - 6/28/1935) m1. married Ethan Willet Angevine, m2. Hugo Fels
Elva Anna (April 16, 1885 - June 18, 1931) m. Dr. George Walter Beeler
Clara Belle (5/25/1888 - 1/24/1889 )

Edwin's second wife was Phebe Jane Potter, (Feb. 4, 1866 - March 7, 1923), daughter of William G. Potter and Hannah Mudge. They were married Autust 7, 1890. Edwin and Phebe had one daughter,
Bertha LaVern (2/11/1896 in Howard Township - 7/9/1966 in Seabold Washington). m. Sigward Gunderson

Edwin D. Wood died in Seabold, Kitsap County, Washington, on April 29, 1926.
Added by Shawnell on Jan 22, 2015 8:48 AM
Hi Libby,

Here is a little information on my great grandmother 44700561

Ethel May Wood was born on 8/12/1882 to Edwin Dean Wood and Emma Jane Moore in Howard Township, Cass County Michigan. - 6/28/1935) She married Ethan Willet Angevine in Niles, Michigan, on June 25, 1902. They had two children Iola Belle Angevine (b Nov. 29, 1903 in Niles) and Edwin Willet Angevine (b. July 19, 1906 in Niles.) Ethel and Ethan were divorced by 1910. Ethel was given custody of the two children who were raised by their grandfather, Edwin and his second wife, Phoebe (Potter), who moved to the state of Washington and settled on Bainbridge Island in Seabold, Kitsap County in 1913. Ethel married Hugo Fels in Seattle December 27, 1927. He was a ship carpenter of German origin. He died in May of 1934. Ethel May (Wood Angevine) Fels passed away 6/28/1935.

I hope this helps
Added by Shawnell on Jan 22, 2015 7:49 AM
Sunshine Kvistad-Anderson
After reading about all your effort and work you put in doing this for so many people and their Family's... I just wanted to show my gratitude and say Thankyou!!! :)
Added by Sunshine Kvistad-Anderson on Dec 31, 2014 8:32 PM
Gary Johnston
Thank you for the transfers.
Added by Gary Johnston on Nov 30, 2014 2:23 PM
brenda young
I have transferred William Lloyd to you.
Added by brenda young on Oct 21, 2014 8:08 PM
Mairzy Truex
RE: Winona Schutt
Thank you very much for deciding to transfer it to me. I really do appreciate it!
Added by Mairzy Truex on Oct 17, 2014 5:01 PM
Mairzy Truex
Photo Added on Winona Schutt's Memorial Page
A few weeks ago I posted a family group photo of Winona, her husband, and other relatives. Today I posted a photo of Winona with her mother, Maude Tyler Miller, and her sister, Edith Miller Clark, when Winona and Edith were little girls. Since there is room for only three photos to be displayed on the memorial page, one of your photos is not showing. I think it is very important that both of your beautiful photos be displayed on the page. Since you are the manager of the page I cannot change the order of the photos. Please rearrange them in the order you prefer.
Mairzy Truex
Added by Mairzy Truex on Oct 17, 2014 10:33 AM
Mairzy Truex
Martha Ann Pettinger Schutt
You are right. I typed that in error. My error. I apologize. Please delete that sentence.

Added by Mairzy Truex on Sep 23, 2014 4:12 PM
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