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Steven Smith (#46825378)
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Bio Photo Many of my ancestors arrived in New England after sailing from Great Britain during the Great Migration. Shortly before the Revolution quite a few of them relocated to the Washington County, New York area and to Vermont and were among those who helped settle those places in the 1770s. Their names included Caldwell, Cramton, Frisbie, Harris, Horton, Hosford, Lewis, Morse, Moseley, Noble, Northup, Pierce, and Ripley.

Dozens of the photos I've taken and posted here have found their way to other genealogical websites. I'm happy to be of help to those of you researching your family histories and you're welcome to use the pictures I've submitted for your genealogical projects, but I'd like to be given credit for taking them. Thank you for this consideration.

A big thank you to the many contributors who have linked memorials that they've submitted! I'm especially interested in linking people to their family members who gave their lives serving our country. Let's honor them always.

I'd like to apologize here to those of you whose mailboxes I've loaded with requests for you to link your memorials. Sometimes I get a little carried away.

If anyone has any information about the Henry Aldrich who lost his life in battle during the Civil War at Antietam on September 17, 1862, I would very much appreciate hearing from you. Henry is believed to have been born in Worcester, Massachusetts around 1821. He enlisted in the service early in 1862 at Bristol, Connecticut where he and his family lived and mustered into Company K - 16th Connecticut Infantry. When he died he left his wife, Sarah, and their three young children, Aaron, Eliza and Hubert. Henry also had an older son, John Walker Aldrich, who was serving in Company H - 13th Connecticut Infantry when his father died. I'm trying to learn where Henry was born, who his parents were and who John's mother was. I've only been able to find Henry in the 1860 U.S. Federal census and in his widow's pension application.

I'm guilty of submitting a couple dozen 'unknown burials' to link those people with their families and have put them in two of my virtual cemeteries. I've posted some documentation for them and am working to find where they're buried.

Maybe you can help??

Thanks very much! Steve
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Wallace G Lane Jr
RE: Benjamin and Sarah Sibell pics
You are very welcome, there a quite a few Sibell family members in section 33. A John W. Sibell and his wife are buried in the same lot Benjamin and Sarah Sibell
Added by Wallace G Lane Jr on Oct 23, 2014 5:35 PM
Fawn
Amos and Mary Frisbie
Just wanted to say thank you for adding their memorials and for taking a photograph of Mary's marker, its much appreciated by the descendants who live far away, like myself. They are my 6th ggrandparents.......

Fawn Bowden
Riverside, IA
Added by Fawn on Oct 21, 2014 12:48 PM
Vern-O
RE: Samuel Redd
You're welcome...glad I could help you out!
Added by Vern-O on Oct 11, 2014 8:14 PM
pmeath
RE: Carrie Harris
My pleasure :)
Added by pmeath on Oct 11, 2014 9:47 AM
Sue Tillman
Isaac Northrup
I see you have a Isaac Northrup as unknown in Milford Side Cemetery-I believe this is Isaac Northrup 1725-1784 when I blow up the picture-He was in the Rev. war---He was born in Ridgefield, Fairfield, Ct. & they say died there as well I confirmed with the Town Hall this week re:the dates--I cannot find a listing for this cemetery so i can contact the Sexton.....I need some help as I am in Michigan....Thanking you kindly, Sue------------- the email for me is sue.tillman.mi@gmail.com
Added by Sue Tillman on Sep 30, 2014 5:00 PM
Don Cook
Margaret Eleanor Morrison Ball
The only marker on her grave site is Mother.
Added by Don Cook on Sep 28, 2014 7:18 PM
Kenneth Gilbert
RE: John Butterworth
Happy to help!
Added by Kenneth Gilbert on Sep 20, 2014 9:59 AM
gone_fishing - unless_you_email
RE: Henry A. Gray, Jr
You are welcome. Thank you for the great acknowledgement. That helps keep us going.

-Charles
Added by gone_fishing - unless_you... on Sep 20, 2014 8:23 AM
Teresa
Mary Duffield
There is already a photo of her headstone on Find A Grave memorial. I can post my photo if you want another photo. The photo on the memorial is ok.
Added by Teresa on Sep 07, 2014 2:35 PM
Jessica Dulis
RE: Clarke family pictures
I decided to go ahead and make the memorials. They're the Cornelius Clarke, Hervey Harold Clarke, and John G. Clarke families. They are all in the same area as Hervey H. Clarke.
Added by Jessica Dulis on Sep 07, 2014 11:36 AM
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