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Tom Black (#47092164)
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Bio Photo Inspired by the work done by her great grandfather, Silas Wm. Blizzard (fag #40386458), while writing a history of his family, my mother, Eleanor Clara Blizzard Black (fag#36676318) began her own research. She continued until the early 1980's when arthritis and osteoporosis made the work too difficult for her. I had always found the subject interesting but did nothing with it until after inheriting mother's numerous notes. I began my own search to learn more about my ancestors and those of my wife about ten years ago but did so on a limited basis until more recently. Find A Grave has proved to be a wonderful tool! I've "met" so many people here who have been so helpful to me. As I've visited cemeteries and researched names, I've found many of our relatives. I've also created memorials for many other people I've found along the way in the hope that what I've done may be helpful to others who are searching for their ancestors. If I've entered information incorrectly, I apologize; please let me know and I'll make corrections. If you find ancestors of yours among the memorials I've created and would like for me to transfer them to you, let me know. If neither my wife nor I is related, I'll be happy to make the transfer.
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Maggie O
Seidner et al
thank you Tom , I shall get it all sorted out :)

Maggie O
Added by Maggie O on Oct 08, 2016 8:11 AM
Joyce
wrong black
I might have the wrong family. Do you know a John Wesley Black 1838 to 1914 Ohio/Indiana?
Added by Joyce on Oct 02, 2016 3:56 PM
Joyce
James Lowe
Hi Tom:

I have that your Mother was married to James Bruce Lowe. I have info on John Wesley Black but none before him

Joyce Wilke
Added by Joyce on Oct 02, 2016 3:47 PM
BJ Mann
RE: Rebecca Hadley
My apologies - I'm completely at sea as to why I sent that to you. I am usually very, very careful when I request a change, particularly one that massive. That one is going to make me crazy, because I agree with your original information. Again, my apologies… I don't recall why I would have made that request at all.
Added by BJ Mann on Aug 31, 2016 4:15 PM
BJ Mann
RE: Rebecca Hadley
I'm puzzled too, because I show Rebecca as Olive's and Jonathan's daughter as well, on my family tree. I will have to see if I can find my suggestion (I do not have my computer to hand at the moment), and see what I sent you (and what I meant to send you)!

I know there was another person who I think added a memorial for Olive, and sent me a message about rearranging their order on Jonathan's memorial page. I haven't had time to take a look and see what all that was about.
Barbara
Added by BJ Mann on Aug 31, 2016 7:58 AM
Billie {Wolfe} King
RE: Douglas pictures
Your are welcome to use any photos; how are you related to Carin "Carrie" Wenona Beale Douglas?
twokings08@gmail.com
Added by Billie {Wolfe} King on Jul 18, 2016 4:42 PM
PuddinTain
RE: Ida May Shamp
You're welcome!

Have a great day!
Added by PuddinTain on Jun 16, 2016 4:31 PM
Rhonda Nelson
re: Killmers
Hi Tom,

Thanks so much for the speedy transfer of Kilmer/Killmer memorials to me! (I feel the same as you, if I am not related, that memorials should be with interested relatives who will add info on them.) It is much appreciated.
Added by Rhonda Nelson on Jun 07, 2016 12:50 PM
Rhonda Nelson
re: John Killmer #67897804
Hi Tom,

Another member alerted me that I had made a duplicate of J. Killmer's memorial and that we should merge the two. Since you created it earlier, I deleted mine. John Killmer was the brother of my GGG grandfather, Issac Kilmer. I was wondering if you are not related if you would please tranfer his memorial to me? I had all the siblings linked to their parents, Jonathan and Susanna in Pennsylvania.Jonathan's memorial is 31769491.
Added by Rhonda Nelson on Jun 07, 2016 11:02 AM
Tritt Girl
RE: William Schoener Phillips & Crystal Ernestine Gehrig
Great to "meet" another cousin! Thanks for replying. :)
Added by Tritt Girl on Apr 04, 2016 7:59 PM
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