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Thomas Moak (#47512799)
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Bio Photo My paternal family moved to Washington State in the late 19th century from Ohio, Iowa, and Pennsylvania, while my maternal family came from Iowa and North Dakota (originally from Ireland) and Minnesota (from Germany).

I enjoy searching in these states for my relatives and their relatives and friends.

In real life I have been a librarian for over 35 years and a politician for over 20, currently a port commissioner, and formerly a state legislator, a city councilman, and mayor.

Moak, Good, Mielke, Stender, and Redmond are some of the lines I follow.
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klassikat
Rieflin - Duplicates?
Hi, I added photos of all the Rieflin's memorial markers that I had photographed.

It could be that the one in Claquato Cemetery is a cenotaph? Or that he was going to be buried next to her and then decided to rest in Old Tacoma with his first wife? Or someone thought he was buried there because he was her husband? Really hard to know. I guess the best way to find out is to call the cemetery and see if he is buried there.

It looks like Maude was his second wife as they married in 1913 which is about 3 years after the death of Stephanie (1910).

Groom's Name: RIEFLIN, WILLIAM
Bride's Name: NEWLAND, MAUDE
Recording Date: 02/10/1913

He might have also married a Mary Pearl Millsap in 1943.

I don't have long-distance so regretfully, I can't call the Claquato Cemetery. Wish I could help more.

Best regards.

Added by klassikat on Nov 26, 2016 6:56 PM
B J
Edgar Moak
Thomas, thanks for the edits. Gave me the opportunity to touch up the photo some. Your bio indicates you are related to Edgar somehow, so with that in mind would you like to take over care of his memorial? I am no connection at all. BJ
Added by B J on Nov 19, 2016 11:13 AM
StacyC27
Donna Shedd memorial
Thomas,

I have made the change to Donna's memorial as requested. I have also linked her to her parents. Her mother's memorial is also one I manage and I have made updates to it as well.
Added by StacyC27 on Nov 11, 2016 4:51 PM
JPetersen
George R Leitch
Per the duplicate grave I believe that my memorial is correct 166552423. I have found his grave in the Calvary cemetery and he is listed in the cemetery's records. I uploaded his grave photo to the memorial. I am guessing that memorial 105959869 is located in the wrong cemetery. They are right next door to each other. I am willing to do a transfer if you would like one.
Added by JPetersen on Oct 12, 2016 11:50 AM
micosay
diane Reppert
Thank you for taking the time and effort the get the photograph of her headstone and the family thanks you also
Added by micosay on Oct 03, 2016 12:41 PM
Terry Trackwell Kuhnau
Ada McGregor
I saw your correction for the mother of Ada, changing from Eliza Jane to unknown. I did some research and I see that Ada's mother Jane may have died after the birth of Mattie in Arkansas (where Jane's parents were living). So Isaac appears to remarry to Eliza Jane (hence the confusion!) I can't find Jane in Find A Grave so the mystery remains and I have corrected the listing for Ada. Thank you.
Added by Terry Trackwell Kuhnau on Sep 04, 2016 5:50 PM
Beverly Williams
Porter Ross
It was in his probate records.
Added by Beverly Williams on Sep 04, 2016 9:49 AM
Beverly Dunn
RE: Ira Moak
His son, George Elsworth Moak, was married to my 3rd cousin 3x removed, Rosamond L. Devers.

Best wishes,
Bev Dunn
Cincinnati, OH
Added by Beverly Dunn on Aug 29, 2016 8:56 PM
Lisa G.
Memorial# 150484342
Thank you for the obit for Jonathan and sorry for the delay in getting it on his memorial. I updated it and hyperlinked his siblings since I can't find his parents memorials yet.
Added by Lisa G. on Aug 25, 2016 11:30 PM
Kim Chibou
Duplicate
With respect, Lars P Astrom 148868758 may be duplicate to Lars P Astrom 156824965.
Added by Kim Chibou on Aug 12, 2016 10:20 AM
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