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Big Ern (#46620889)
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Bio Photo I have been interested in genealogy since 2001. I have added both family and non family members. Any additions or corrections are greatly appreciated. I have also added people that had both positive and negative contributions to society as well as some that were just caught up in events that they couldn't control. I feel we can learn from their mistakes as well as their accomplishments. Those who cannot remember the past are doomed to repeat it.- George Santayana

I like to do corrections so send me what you have, preferably using the edit tab located on the upper right hand corner of each memorial. I want the memorials to be as complete as possible. Due to time constraints I don't always reply but I will do them within the 30 day period.

Note: As of 2/23/17 I should be all caught up with corrections. Please resubmit any that I may have missed updating the memorial.
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Rhonda Lea Kirk Fries
RE: Maggie Lit
She was an amazing woman who left us too soon.

My Itty Bitty Kitty was the father of her cat's kittens. For the life of me, I can't recall her cat's name, but she loved it like a child.

When my husband and I divorced, I re-homed all my cats but one--Madeleine, called Maggie, who I had named in her honor.

After that, I was busy with a brand new baby, and Hy took all of Maggie's time, so we fell out of touch.

I was stunned to learn of her death, and I want her to be remembered. I will never forget how kind and good she was.
Added by Rhonda Lea Kirk Fries on Jun 18, 2017 7:10 AM
Carole Elizabeth Nurmi Cummings # 47178231
Cheery Hello!

I am quite excited to hear that you are part of the McIlroy family through the Streets. We are cousins through marriage! What a delight meeting you!

Thanks for the 'heads up' with the parents.

Always a delight to meet family!
Added by Carole Elizabeth Nurmi C... on Jun 15, 2017 8:15 AM
James I. Preusser
Re: Walter Maloney
I was wondering if this person was a re relative, would you happen to have any of his relatives information?

James
Added by James I. Preusser on Jun 14, 2017 3:07 PM
Joan Pacitti
Jacob Sibley's memorial
Hi: Thank you so much for adding more information on Mr. Sibley's memorial
It is such a shame that this happens. Sometimes I wonder if a person who ends their own life just can't see that nothing lasts forever, not even bad times.
Such a tragedy for his family. I'm sure that they did everything they could for him.

Take care.

Joan Pacitti
Added by Joan Pacitti on Jun 06, 2017 2:09 PM
Joan Pacitti
Jacob Sibley's memorial
Hi: I noticed that you entered information for Jacob Sibley and I wanted you to know that there is a lot of information about him in the Philadelphia Inquirer on Sunday, May 28.
His burial was today. I don't know if you want to put some more detail in your memorial to him.
I did leave a token on his memorial.

Joan Pacitti
Added by Joan Pacitti on May 31, 2017 2:03 PM
Sharon Martin
Edward Drinker Cope
Big Ern


Thank you so much for transferring Edward to me.
So very kind of you,I will take good care of him.

Have a great day

Sharon
Added by Sharon Martin on May 23, 2017 7:00 AM
Gail
MARGARET GORDON GLEN
REQUESTING TO TAKE OVER MARGARET GORDON GLEN'S Find A Grave.
PLEASE. SHE IS MY GREAT GRANDMOTHER.PLEASE ADVISE.
Added by Gail on May 14, 2017 11:02 PM
Melissa
Re edits on Cook
On Find A Grave I can only edit memorials I manage.
I can not link or change relationships attached to a memorial unless I manage said memorial.
Sorry
Melissa #47943707
Added by Melissa on May 13, 2017 7:13 PM
Melissa
Re edits on Cook
On Find A Grave I can only edit memorials I manage.
I can not link or change relationships attached to a memorial unless I manage said memorial.
Sorry
Melissa #47943707
Added by Melissa on May 13, 2017 6:42 PM
Bekah Mellinger
Frederick William Walters & C, Esther
Frederick and C. Esther are my maternal great grandparents. I would appreciate you transferring them to me. My # 47779886. If you are related to them - great!! Tell me how. Thanks
Added by Bekah Mellinger on Apr 04, 2017 7:03 PM
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