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LMJ (#46590738)
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I am a Title Searcher, which ties together my love of history and research. Title searching a piece of property is similar to researching a familyís history.

I have been working, periodically, on mine and my husband's family histories since the 1970's. My love of family stories started in childhood, when my parents would talk about growing up and their relatives at the dinner table. Two of my most prized possessions are a tape recording of my Dad recounting his time on the USS Otis (sub tender) during WW II and my husbandís Grandmother recounting her life and family.

I am currently adding obituaries from the Danbury News Times, and from the family history I am compiling. When I visit my parents graves in Wyckoff, NJ, I will continue the work already started there.

Although, I try to be accurate, if any errors are found or you would like something added, please do not hesitate to contact me. I would also consider taking pictures of local headstones, or buildings for those doing research from a distance.

If anyone has information on the following families, please do not hesitate to contact me. JACKSON, SCHIFFTNER, FUNDER, MASON, HAYES, CONCANNON, HOLLAND, HAVENS, KINNEY, HAYWOOD, GRANERT, VOORHIS, PULIS, KRUFFUS, CHRISTENSDR, THYGESEN, HUNT, CHALMERS, BAILEY, HASLAM, CARLSON, LUHAGENBERRY, HUNT.
These families came from England, Ireland, Germany, Denmark, Holland and Sweden. They mostly settled in the New York and Boston areas, before moving on to other locations in the USA. I need information on both sides of the Atlantic on them.

I would be interested in hearing from anyone who has been helped by the information I have entered.
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Mary Furber
Orson B Knapp
Hi,
You posted an entry for Orson B Knapp in a Danbury Cemetery and list his wife as Alice Cornelia Burdick. I'm not sure this is correct as Orson, Alice and two of their three sons are buried in Laurel Hill Cemetery in Brookfield. This is part of my family and I know they are there, not Danbury. There are a lot of Knapps around and he could have a cousin with the same name? Check out Find A Grave Memorial# 83061853.
Thanks,
Mary Pitchard(Pitcher) Furber (Great-Aunt Isabel Pitcher Knapp is there!)
Added by Mary Furber on Dec 16, 2014 4:08 PM
Linda Davis
John F. Accomando, Jr
According to another member, John's grave marker is another Prospect Hill Cemetery in the state of NJ with a photo as evidence.


Their memorial Nov 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100775798

Your memorial May 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90778337

Do you have the correct cemetery? On September 22nd I Sent a SAC about this without a reply.
Added by Linda Davis on Nov 27, 2014 2:39 PM
Corri Ackerman
Baird family in Warwick Cemetery
Samuel D. Baird (8523440)

Birth: Oct 10, 1822
Death: Nov 19, 1892

Wife is Suzie Baird (8523431)

Birth date is figured "70 yrs 1 mo 9 ds" from his death using www.calendarhome.com

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Suzie Baird (8523431)

Her first name should be Susie
Her maiden name is Montross
Birth: Sep 25, 1848
Death: Feb 25, 1871

Husband is Samuel D. Baird (8523440)

Birth date is figured "22 yrs 5 mos" from her death using www.calendarhome.com

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Mary Abbie Baird (8523404)

Birth: Jun 7, 1867
Death: July 15, 1868

Parents are:
Samuel D. Baird (8523440)
Suzie Baird (8523431)

Birth date is figured "1 yr 1 mo 8 ds" from his death using www.calendarhome.com
Added by Corri Ackerman on Sep 14, 2014 1:17 PM
Jane Ferner Lawrence
DeKay Transfers
Thank you for transferring Thomas, Mary and Christian DeKay to me. I will take good care and update their information as I continue my research. Regards, Jane
Added by Jane Ferner Lawrence on Aug 24, 2014 2:09 PM
Gary Boughton
Boughton Transfers
Hi LMJ,

Thanks so much for the transfers they are very much appreciated.

Thanks again,

Gary Boughton
Added by Gary Boughton on Jul 19, 2014 8:39 AM
Gary Boughton
Updates
Hi LMJ,

Thanks so much for making the update. I really appreciate your time and effort.

Thanks again,

Gary Boughton
Added by Gary Boughton on Jul 17, 2014 7:23 PM
Janet
date change
Sorry. I meant birthdate. :)
Added by Janet on May 25, 2014 6:37 PM
Janet
date change
Please change the death date for George H Longbottom to 4 Aug 1856. This is clearly visible on his tombstone. Thanks
Added by Janet on May 25, 2014 6:35 PM
anne
James Osborn
Thanks for making his memorial and linking it to his mother, Hannah Mead Osborn. anne
Added by anne on Mar 12, 2014 10:41 AM
Gary Boughton
Mary Elizabeth "Elizabeth" Boughton Field Transfer
Hi LMJ,

Thanks so very much for the transfer of Mary Elizabeth "Elizabeth" Boughton Field, it is very much appreciated.

Gary Boughton
Added by Gary Boughton on Mar 02, 2014 11:16 AM
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