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Marcia Lynne vonGunden (#47059326)
 member for 8 years, 16 days
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Bio Photo My researching of family began, after the birth of my grandson Max in 1997, when my daughter-in-law gave me a version of Family Tree Maker. As a child I always loved mysteries. I read my mother's Ellery Queen novels, watched Perry Mason episodes and my favorite board game was Clue. I always thought how much fun it would be to work as a detective. I guess, in my own way, I do.

I firmly believe that our ancestors deserve more than just dates on their memorials. It is because of that philosophy that I try to add as much of the information that is available to me. Thank you for either your help or your understanding when I fall short.

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It is for that reason that I have stopped making transfers for right now. I have been backtracking my postings to make corrections or add information.
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The surnames I am searching and recording;
from my paternal side are:
Gibson, Keller, Miller, Ploehs, Reed, Walkinshaw
from my maternal side, they are:
Beamer, Cunningham, Nelson, Peterson, Park, Parke, Parks, Perrell, Snow and Wiseman

On my husband's tree there are the following:
Mutscher, Oldendorf, vonGunden

The surname originated from 'von Gunten,' i.e. from the village of Gunten on Lake Thun in Kanton Bern, Switzerland. Hans von Gunten appeared in 1703 and 1704.

For those who wonder...
Why the number of memorials managed is higher than the number of memorials created?
This is due to some generous F*A*G contributors who decided to transfer some of their memorials to myself and others.
Thank you...
I feel honored to be one of the recipients entrusted to care for these postings.

"The measure of a woman's character is not what she gets from her ancestors, but what she leaves her descendants."

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Ruffles Monroe Buck
Thanks so much for the cemetery information! Karen
Added by kmktonks on Oct 24, 2016 9:50 PM
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William H. Woodard
I added the pictures you requested to Find A Grave Memorial# 96544122. I deleted the pictures from the duplicate memorial. I hope you have a great week! :)

Added by Remembering Everyone on Oct 24, 2016 2:53 PM
Pam Skolrud
Margaret Dyke # 164733864
Thank you for posting her obituary on your memorial for her. Can you tell me the source for the article?

She is my husband's GG-Grandmother and I have been unable to date to find her obituary.

Pam Skolrud
Added by Pam Skolrud on Oct 23, 2016 7:06 PM
Helen Strickland
William Henry Woodward #97547111
got your request for linking the Woodwards in Bristol and Hosford. It seems that you and I both made a memorial for William Henry Woodward in days of each other. Mine has photograph of tombstone. Would you be in agreement to link the children to my memorial and to Susan and delete yours? I am only asking this in order to preserve the picture and make everything easier.

Please let me know.
Added by Helen Strickland on Oct 23, 2016 4:52 PM
Gail and Scott Hannah
Thanks for prompt edits. I noticed your name also on familysearch. I added some today. I am not kin . My brother's wife's aunt married a Allen Glenn Howard and I was tracing back some on that line. Then found Gallman connection and (Barney) Erik Gallman was a friend. I guess I get carried away trying to connect people and add details. Very much appreciate for your help, gail
Added by Gail and Scott Hannah on Oct 22, 2016 10:41 PM
RE: Another transfer and another thank you
You are very welcome. Please let me know of any ways I can help you more.
Added by Owlisnapp on Oct 19, 2016 6:44 PM
Hannah Moore
Record added: Aug 20, 2016
Find A Grave Memorial# 168724482
Added by digger70 on Oct 17, 2016 9:36 AM
Dora Forrester
Hi, Marcia ~ I am happy to transfer management of Dora's memorial page to you. Have a nice evening. ~ Janet W.
Added by JKW on Oct 14, 2016 5:13 PM
Marianne Caruso
Fleet William Cox
Find A Grave Memorial# 73124305 . I was wondering if you found a document or church cemetery record listing his name as Fleet William Cox . I am trying to trace my Cox ancestors .
Thanks, Marianne Caruso
Added by Marianne Caruso on Oct 13, 2016 12:56 PM
RE: Corrections
Thanks. Hope they will cooperate. We are all in this never ending thing together!
Added by Lillian on Oct 11, 2016 7:00 PM
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