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Bess Butler (#46806785)
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Bio Photo I was born in Elk Co., PA

I am researching my Meredith and Lipsey ancestry (PA, Scotland).

I've posted my basic Meredith & Lipsey family tree at http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=merediths&id=I1

I've added many many more Grandparents, Aunts & Uncles and Cousins since that posting, and am always looking for more. I think (almost positive) our Elijah Meredith was the son of David and Elinor Garrett Meredith of Whiteland Twp., Chester CO., PA. That David Meredith was the son of David and Sarah "Aurelia" Rush Meredith. But the connection between our Elijah and the David from Whiteland Twp has yet to be proven! Even through the use of DNA testing I can't find a link. Meredith DNA testing was done through http://www.FamilyTreeDNA.com

For my Lipsey line I think (no proof) that our Thomas Lipsey b. about 1807 Ireland was the son of a James Lipsey. Our Thomas Lipsey migrated from Ireland to Scotland abt 1850. Our Thomas Lipsey and all his family immigrated to PA about 1880.

Please contact me if you think you might be a cousin. Would love to share!
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Jan Wukasch Pelosi
RE: 43124294 links
Done!
Added by Jan Wukasch Pelosi on Jul 17, 2014 7:44 AM
Kathy Adams
RE: Sophie H. Hensel Matthews
Bess,
I have linked her with her parents per your request. Thank you for that information, I am sure it will help those researching her line. Thanks again for your work with Find A Grave.
Kathy Adams
Lampasas, TX
Added by Kathy Adams on Jul 16, 2014 11:52 AM
curt frame
kersey cemetery
looking at shuttleworths in kersey elkton cem.

thinking harry s. might/should be henry s. (wife mary).

dates are same. not seeing a harry in 1910 census.

curt frame
Added by curt frame on Mar 21, 2014 8:25 PM
Elleymae
email returned
Beth sent response and it was returned...
Added by Elleymae on Nov 15, 2013 7:07 AM
Marianne Fisher
RE: Elizabeth Fisher
I have just sent off an email to you and Diana regarding both of your questions.
Added by Marianne Fisher on Jul 18, 2013 12:06 PM
Neal Gardner
Rogers family
Hi !
A quick note. I'm descended from Joseph Rogers' half-brother, Uriah Rogers buried in Ridge Cemetery, Kersey. My grandfather, Burr A. Thompson was born on the outskirts of Kersey in 1889 and came here (Trumbull Co.,Ohio) in 1909. I've communicated with "cousin" Kari Mohn, who kindly shared her Rogers photo collection.

Surnames in Elk & Clearfield Cos that I research: Thompson, Frantz, Rogers, Jordan, Bloom, Taylor, Sweeney & many families who "married into" the preceding. I have information about the identity of Joseph and Uriah's father and am gathering "proof. Contact me if you are interested.

Regards...Neal
Added by Neal Gardner on May 19, 2013 12:33 PM
The Buker Team
Leavell
Thank you very much for the photo, it is really appreciated and adds a lot to the family history.
Jan B.
Added by The Buker Team on Dec 07, 2012 6:19 PM
Pam Lynn
John Henry Sayler
Bess:
Thank you so much for taking the photo of John Henry Sayler! Your kindness is much appreciated! I hope one day to visit this cemetery myself, but have no idea when I'll get that opportunity. Thank you!

Pam Lynn
Added by Pam Lynn on Sep 26, 2012 9:35 AM
Linda Towers
Mississippi Drum
Bess:

THANK YOU so much for obtaining this photo!! I appreciate you taking the time and making this effort to fill my request!! You are an Angel!!

Linda:)
Added by Linda Towers on Sep 25, 2012 5:45 PM
Robie
Kydland
Thank you Bess so very much for getting the photos of my great grandmother and her second husband's headstones. Bless you!
Added by Robie on Sep 25, 2012 5:04 PM
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