|Charles Waid (#47043408)|
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|Charles V. Waid (Chuck) born in San Francisco, California, married his 9th cousin, Barbara L. Brown. We have 100's of Massachusetts ancestors.|
Lived in Oxford, Massachusetts in the early 2000's, for 3 years just to document our ancestors, and now back in Bonney Lake, Washington. Have been doing genealogy since 1979 and full time since 1996.
My wife and I both descend from Lot Conant and Experince Mitchell. Both men coming to America on the "Ann" in 1621.
I ONLY maintain our families and their family members. I will transfer members of those families if they are not direct ancestors of ours.
We are always happy to share genealogical information about our ancestors with our "cousins".
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|Kent Gebhard||RE: Wm Grant Rouse|
Thanks for your speedy reply.
|Kent Gebhard||Wm Grant Rouse|
I frequent thrift stores in the Minneapolis area and if I feel orphaned photos are traceable I try to return them to family for my cost plus shipping. Last weekend I bought 3. Two (3X4) are later copies of 1890s originals; the male pic is inscribed, "My father/ William Grant Rouse/ about the time he was married", the woman's has, "My mother/ about the time she was married/ Elsie Dora Wilson". She has a white blouse with a ruffled collar; he is dressed in white tie. The third is (4x6) a photo of them together later in life, perhaps an anniversary, he is wearing a suit, quite bald, and she is wearing a glasses and sporting a corsage.
As you state you only maintain family grave memorials I hope you are related and would appreciate these photos- or perhaps someone else in the family would. I paid $5 for them and shipping would be a dollar or two. I buy a small hard-covered children's book- usually about .79 at the thrift store- for protection and send them library rate which is cheaper.
They were with photos from the Harold and Bernice Nokes McConahay family of Nebraska, but I think that was just coincidence, as I see no relation between these families. Unless you know something I am not finding on Ancestry.