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LeAnn Childs (#47029761)
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We grew up visiting cemeteries in the 60's & 70's with our dad (Ralph Jones). We would go to them while on vacation. We had many picnics in cemeteries. I have passed this along to my children!
After my father died, I "inherited" all of his genealogy records and have been putting them on the computer. He researched: Crissey, Merz, Love, Langworthy, Burchard,Warre, Scofield, Lyon, Butterfield, Dodson, Walker, Moore, Jones, Peterson, Anderson, Lundahl - to name a few. He loved helping people solve a mystery. He would really have enjoyed this.
I have added my husbands family to my on going research: Childs, Wilcox, Scofield - to name a few.
I enjoy taking photos and like the "Scavenger Hunt" as I walk through the cemetery to look for the tombstones. I recently introduced one of my nieces to taking photos in cemeteries and searching for graves. As a photographer, she may have gotten the bug to do find-a-grave :) She became facinated with the art work and shadows as well as the names! I hope to take my other nieces and nephews with me to get the next generation to care about cemeteries.

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Harold McKale
Thanks so much for getting this photo, I do appreciate it.
Added by Leslie on May 26, 2015 9:17 AM
Ralph W Wilson & Effie Rose Hubbard Wilson

Thank you for the fabulous photos of my cousin Effie and her husband, Ralph's headstone and gravesite! I really appreciate your time and effort in taking these photos for me. Thanks again.
Added by skelley on May 14, 2015 3:35 PM
W. Warder
Margaret Richardson Photo # 68662563
Hi -

I uploaded the photo for M. Richardson.

Included on the stone is the name of:

James Dee (Richardson)

If you would like to make the memorial I would be glad to upload the photo for him, too

Added by W. Warder on Mar 31, 2015 3:40 PM
Grant Davis
John M Craig
Thank You for Posting the Gravestone. You certainly did that quickly.

Regards, Grant
Added by Grant Davis on Mar 18, 2015 9:52 PM
Kathy Sturgess Ouimet
Dascomb photo
Thank you so much for the photo of my 1st cousin4x removed. I appreciate you taking the time! Kathy
Added by Kathy Sturgess Ouimet on Feb 11, 2015 8:56 PM
Kimberly Evans Dibble
RE: Gust Ohrn - Westfield Cemetery
I am in the process of doing the linking as we speak. So many things to do and not enough hours in the day to play!! Thank you for offering!

Added by Kimberly Evans Dibble on Feb 10, 2015 7:52 PM
Darius Scofield - family connection
He is my 1st cousin 4x removed of husband of 1st cousin 1x removed... ok, rather distant, but I love connecting all the branches of my family!!
The connection goes like this:
Darius Scofield (1788 - 1862)
Hannah Crissey (mother of Darius Scofield)
Ebenezer Crissey (father of Hannah Crissey)
Samuel Crissy (son of Ebenezer Crissey)
Hannah Maria Crissey (daughter of Samuel Crissy)
Rev. Samuel Bacon Fairbank (son of Hannah Maria Crissey)
Henry S. Fairbank (son of Rev. Samuel Bacon Fairbank)
Samuel Ballantine Fairbank (son of Henry S. Fairbank)
William Martin Fairbank Sr. (son of Samuel Ballantine Fairbank)
Jane Davenport (wife of William Martin Fairbank Sr.)
Ada Mildred 'Mildred' Foster (mother of Jane Davenport)
Charles Mattoon Foster (father of Ada Mildred 'Mildred' Foster)
He is my great-grandfather...
Thank you for allowing me to have a photo of his last resting place!
Added by MissKitty on Jan 31, 2015 12:56 PM
Scofield gravestones in DeWittville Cemetery
May I also have your permission to download other gravestone photos of the members of the Scofield family, located in the DeWittville Cemetery?
It would be wonderful to have at least one photo for each member of this branch of the family...
Again, thank you for your consideration.
-Ro Fleury
Added by MissKitty on Jan 29, 2015 3:06 PM
Darius Scofield gravestone photo
May I have your permission to download the photo of the gravestone of Darius Scofield (Memorial# 8065681)?
I would like to upload it into my Ancestry family tree.
Thank you for your consideration.
-Ro Fleury
Added by MissKitty on Jan 29, 2015 2:57 PM
Linda Proudler
CURTIS, Donald, Rosamond and Betty L
Many thanks! I will get back to you with connections!
Added by Linda Proudler on Jan 29, 2015 5:47 AM
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