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Jay Wright (#47711501)
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Bio Photo Personal: Grew up in Indiana-polis. Army veteran. Married. Retired in Central New York.

Professional: BSJ, MSJ, Northwestern Univ; PhD, Syracuse Univ; post-doctoral MSL, Yale Law School. Professor, Syracuse Univ, 1967-2011; Professor Emeritus, 2011 to date.

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David H. Sweeney
Please tell me more about McBride, is this a book about then Greenfield Cemetery?
Added by David H. Sweeney on Mar 22, 2015 12:05 PM
David H. Sweeney
RE: John Cowman
Makes good sense, thank you for your patience.
Added by David H. Sweeney on Mar 22, 2015 11:30 AM
David H. Sweeney
John Cowman
the monument is difficult to read, are you saying he was 42 when he died and not 12?
Added by David H. Sweeney on Mar 22, 2015 7:49 AM
Cousins by the Dozens
Memorial# 33593618
Thank you for your contribution. Info has been added.
Added by Cousins by the Dozens on Feb 27, 2015 8:38 AM
karen hamm
Dear Jay,
In Pope Co. IL, some of the people living there with long names were often shortened to fewer letters. I don't know why but Tomlinson was often written Linson, Shufflebarger was often shortened to just Barger, etc. Tomlinson is a name in my husband's family tree from Pope Co., He has 2gggrandmother's both from different branches of the Tomlinson's (one married a Lauderdale & one married a Jacobs) that came originally from Stewart Co., TN. It drove me nuts when I first started tracing his tree and then I got information from other Tomlinson's in Tennessee that are also related to my husband. Maybe to name was too long for the stones or census workers didn't have room to spell it all out. The shortening of the name also happened in Stewart Co. TN
Added by karen hamm on Feb 26, 2015 2:28 PM
RE: Charles A Stout
The dates for Charles Stout are from a cousin, Prof. Alzo Rosselot, who researched our French families up until he died in 1966. It was Charles' wife who was related to our Rosselot/Druhot family. Thanks for your reply and if there is other info you think I might have don't hesitate to ask.
Added by LMSheehy on Feb 18, 2015 4:35 PM

Thanx for catching this somehow I missed transposing from my master list to find a grave if you please add info below in any manner you want and that she is buried in the left 1/2 of lot 93

Mary Alice McVey DR 1418 B 06-07-1845
D 06-29-1915 Heart failure she was Benny R. Korbís mother in law and Florence & Elta Maeís mother. in lot 34
Added by BETHEL CEMETERY ASSN. CHA... on Feb 18, 2015 3:20 PM
Cherie Valentine
RE: photo of Darius C. Mather
Hi, that photo was in my grandmothers home for many years, and she had his name on a little piece of paper inside the little case. I wondered the same thing. Darius was the great grandfather of my grandfather, George Mather-so it was his family. The other picture that went along with Darius's, was his wife Amanda Mather--then Rounds-grandma had her name inside on a little piece of paper. I have no one left to ask if it is correct. It could be Darius' parents, Southworth and Philena Rice Mather-I don't know. I am just going by what my grandmother wrote.
Added by Cherie Valentine on Feb 18, 2015 9:47 AM
Ahoy Jay! Many thanks for the edit link to Richard C. Delph's mother. Are you staying warm and avoiding the snowblower? Kind regards, Bridey Light
Added by BrideyLight on Feb 18, 2015 2:48 AM
Terri Johnson
Nancy Little
Oh thanks Jay! My mistake. Thanks for letting me know.
Added by Terri Johnson on Feb 15, 2015 4:00 PM
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