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Leslie Riffle (#48106436)
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Tracing the family roots is so interesting and full of surprises, for myself and the rest of our family. When you learn more about your family from past generations, you learn to love and respect those people of the past, as if you known them yourself. Some of the surnames I'm searching are: Adkins, Boggs, Bussey, Cantrall, Creekmur, Daniel, Daniels, Edwards, England, Hall, Hodges, Kirkpatrick, Meeker, Riffle, Smalley, Such, Suckow, Zook, and more......just to name a few.
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Annie
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John Smalley Duplicate Memorials

Maintained by: Bonnie's Daughter
Originally Created by: Jack W. Davis
Record added: Sep 03, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21339481

Created by: Leslie Riffle
Record added: Jun 08, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 131074707
Added by Annie on Apr 05, 2015 2:40 PM
Jan Goss
Zebulon Cantrell
Find A Grave has been very helpful but the entry for Zebulon Cantrell is not helpful. How do I put this tactfully, better no entry than one as poorly sourced and erroneous as this one.

This man was my 6th great grandfather and his parents are well known and documented.

Zebulon Cantrell is native born as were his three siblings. All were born in or around Philadelphia. Zebulon was probably born in 1697.

His parents were immigrants. It is believed that Richard Cantrell (b abt. 1666; d 31 May 1753) arrived in Philadelphia in 1682 or 1683 possibly on the ship," Bristol Merchant"I think not but others say the ship "Welcome"; however, there is solid evidence that he married Dorothy Jones about 1693 in Philadelphia.

Zebulon's wife and death are not so clear but his parents are clear.
Best wishes,
Jan Goss
Added by Jan Goss on Feb 09, 2015 2:04 AM
Patricia Remali
James Harvey Hall
Leslie,
Thanks for posting these Halls.

I am helping a friend do her genealogy, and she almost cried when we found the bio you wrote about her relatives.

Thanks so much.

Patty Patterson Remali
SPRemali@aol.com
Added by Patricia Remali on Feb 03, 2015 12:38 PM
sandy cole
RE: Zebulon Cantrill
Hello, which Zebulon??
Added by sandy cole on Dec 06, 2014 7:02 AM
fcantre
Zebulon's brother
Hi Leslie. Reading your bio of Zebulon, sounds like one of his brothers may be Richard Cantril (Cantrell). See this link: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=cantrell&GSfn=richard&GSby=1700&GSbyrel=before&GSdyrel=all&GSob=n&GRid=75617345&df=all&
Added by fcantre on Dec 02, 2014 2:35 PM
sandy cole
Zebulon Cantrill
Do you really not know the history of Zebulon?
Added by sandy cole on Nov 25, 2014 4:43 PM
Alesia
creekmur
we may be related. My grandmother's mom was a Creekmur. Her grandfather was Willis Creekmur. I have a page I share photos and so forth that you might enjoy on facebook https://www.facebook.com/DescendantsOfWhitnellJenkins Come like the page if you want. We enjoy old photos also if you have some to share. Alesia
Added by Alesia on Nov 24, 2014 9:51 PM
Mike England
RE: England family
I was pleasantly surprised to see how much information that the Find a Grave website shared. It was very nice to see that we are distantly related. My father, who is 82, was raised in the Athens, IL. Nice to hear back from you, I will check the Find a Grave from time to time and see if there are any updates.

Mike
Added by Mike England on Nov 15, 2014 2:54 PM
MissT
RE: Alonzo Riffle; Perry Co Ohio
You're very welcome. ;)
Added by MissT on Sep 21, 2014 2:22 PM
Brenda Sunday
RE: Ivan & Mary M Daniels
You are very welcome!
Added by Brenda Sunday on Sep 10, 2014 5:38 AM
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