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Ron Reid (#47264152)
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Bio Photo My father got me interested in family history as a youngster before I even realized it. Dad was quite an artist along with his other skills and as a child I watched him draw family trees with pen and ink so that relatives could have framed copies of them. Also Dad was never without his camera and he documented the family so thoroughly that my sister and I have a plethora of photos with which to try and preserve in a presentable manner. Genealogical research has been my thing for some time now and it especially got totally out of hand after computers came along which allowed better organization and retrieval of information.
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Aircrew Remembered
RE: Keith McLean Johnston
OK, much appreciated all the same. Page now up on the website.
Added by Aircrew Remembered on Mar 03, 2016 3:47 PM
Aircrew Remembered
Keith McLean Johnston
Ron, writing up page to your relative and his crew, do you have an photographs of him by any chance?
Added by Aircrew Remembered on Mar 02, 2016 8:37 AM
Mary Susan Hirtz
RE: Danford Family
Hi Ron,
Thanks for being so open and appreciative. It is great to know someone is out there.

I have been trudging through many centuries of family history on both sides, so much work continues. As for the Danford family, Margaret Danford was my great grandmother and helped raise my father and his three sisters. All are gone now.

After my grandfather was widowed and remarried, Margaret and his other grandmother decided to take and active interest in the family. Margaret had the ranch to run and is considered one of the founders of Billings.

She married Story and he didn't have much use for the children, from what my father said. He was older and they didn't get along. Willard sold the ranch when she died and got all kinds of money. The family rumor is that he cheated my grandfather out of the kids' inheritance.

Nothing like money to cause bad blood! I could care less about Willard's memorial but may rewrite the obit he dictated to the paper and has been reprinted here when I get around to it.

The man I really need to know about is Jack Lee Guy, Margaret's first husband. I have been unable to trace his lineage because it is such a common surname and have no town of birth in Iowa.

For this and other reasons, I am thrilled to hear from you and eager to see your research. Thank you so much for your willingness to share and supportive comments. I live in the San Francisco Bay Area. Feel free to email me at hirtz.susan@gmail.com.

Great to hear from you.
Susan Connick Hirtz (aka Susan Hirtz)
Added by Mary Susan Hirtz on Sep 03, 2015 11:03 AM
fpw
George Fre
Do you know where any of these people are buried?
I can put the note on but it won't connect the people. Please advise.
Added by fpw on Jul 17, 2015 5:21 AM
WOLFCREEKFOX#2
Rev. Marie R.Tschappat
I added your information on the above individual. If you want this person just ask me. Thanks.
Added by WOLFCREEKFOX#2 on Jul 03, 2015 12:11 AM
Don Edwards
Bertha Potter memorial
If you would like, I can transfer this memorial to you also. Thanks, Don E.
Added by Don Edwards on Jun 29, 2015 10:17 AM
Don Edwards
Lon Potter Memorial
Hi Ron, If you would like, I can transfer this memorial to you. Thanks, Don E.
Added by Don Edwards on Jun 29, 2015 8:31 AM
Garth Woodward
William Thomas Johnston
Just to let you know, I recently added gravestone photos for William Thomas Johnston, who died in 1905 in Treherne, Manitoba. A person named
B. C. B. : : = ) had made a photo request for this memorial.
Added by Garth Woodward on May 11, 2015 12:18 AM
Linda
Laura Adam
Hi thanks for the additional info - I updated the bio. Section with the info you provided

~ Linda
Added by Linda on May 09, 2015 10:01 PM
Linda
George Forrest
Hi Ron ~ thank you for the additional information / Death notice for George Forrest. I've updated his record and given you credit with the info provided.

Thank you for doing all that you are doing!
Added by Linda on Mar 21, 2015 8:25 PM
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