Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
John Latchford Beck (#47985230)
 member for 1 year, 5 months, 2 days
[Add to MyFriends]
Bio and Links
Bio Photo I have to add this before my profile: I'm realizing now that I have created duplicate memorials for my ancestors. So, I'd like to apologize to anyone who had previously created the records I duplicated. I jumped into this site without reading the directions or rules very thoroughly! DUH! I think I just naively thought people were only entering their own relatives & ancestors so therefore mine would not be in the database yet. I greatly admire the hard work done by others & am constantly amazed at how many memorials various individuals have created.
I'll do my homework from now on before entering new records!
-------------------------------------------------
I first started asking questions about my family's history when I was about 15 years old.
My mother had a great memory & knew details & stories about all her cousins & aunts & uncles and this peaked my interest.
When I was 15 my grandfather, Hiram John Dougherty Latchford, whom I'm named after, took me to meet his cousin, Helen Latchford, who had been doing the Latchford genealogy for decades. She died not too long after our meeting & we inherited all of her research material.
Thirty years later I bought Family Tree Maker & started inputting information. My mother supplied me with dates for many people and the game was on!
I drifted in & out of doing research for years. Now that I'm retired & recently joined Ancestry.com, I'm trying to fine tune all the information I have which includes the burial places of many people in my family tree.
John
 Contact:
or
Leave Public Message
Contributions to
Find A Grave
 • 469 Memorials Added
 • 506 Memorials Managed
 • 6 Memorials/week
 • 748 Photos
 • 10 Friends
Search Contributor's Records

 
First NameLast Name

Find A Grave Friends
Candeux, David Stokes, dublinwoods, I See Dead Peop..., John C. Anderso..., John Talieri, McPhersonGeneal..., Michael Minnich, Michele Victor, Robert David M...
Messages left for John Latchford ... (21)[Leave Message]
Laura
mercer
Hello. I am going to delete mine. Thank you for getting in touch with me. Laura
Added by Laura on Mar 18, 2014 9:09 AM
I See Dead People
RE: Henry A. Mercer
Request complete. By the way, I am not receiving emails that you are leaving me messages. I just checked my page for any edits and saw your messages. Sometimes I think Find A Grave has a mind of its own. Have a good one!
Added by I See Dead People on Mar 16, 2014 11:43 AM
Anonymous
RE: Lillian Timanus
Hello, I checked her memorial and I didnt create it, dianna did. You may want to contact her about the pics.

Thank you,
Added by Anonymous on Mar 12, 2014 3:41 PM
I See Dead People
RE: Peddicord & Randle tombstone photos
I had added another picture to Charles' memorial. It shows the whole plot. It might help you find it better. The big celtic cross at the top right can be see from the road when approaching the section.
Added by I See Dead People on Jan 14, 2014 5:18 PM
I See Dead People
RE: Peddicord & Randle tombstone photos
Use any photo you would like. The Randles in these plot are distant relations to me. I believe they are in section P. This section is set up in family plots, all blocked off nicely and in neat rows. I am sure I have been in RR. Have you checked my memorials for who you are looking for?
Added by I See Dead People on Jan 14, 2014 4:30 PM
I See Dead People
Randle
Thanks for the obit. Any relation to the Randles?
Added by I See Dead People on Jan 14, 2014 4:00 PM
Linda
RE: Hazel Coates
Thanks! A Hazel Coates made up the anti-speeding slogan "Slow down and live" back in the early 50s BTW.
Added by Linda on Dec 12, 2013 9:03 PM
Linda
Hazel Coates
Was Hazel Coates a teacher at St. Katherine's school in Baltimore in 1956?
Added by Linda on Dec 11, 2013 10:27 PM
William Stark
Francis Brintnall
Thanks for photographing the gravestone of Francis Brintnall and for adding it to his memorial.
Added by William Stark on Sep 16, 2013 10:15 AM
John Evans
RE: Harry & Nellie Latchford
You have my permission to use my photo's just give me credit for them

Thanks for asking
Added by John Evans on Apr 08, 2013 4:48 AM
[View all messages...]
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service