|Shirley Rakers (#47157002)|
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I have been actively involved in genealogy for the last 20 years, and do research for my family and friends. Interested in contacting family members of the following families: Ward, Twitchell, Brookins, Kouns, Copsey, McKibben, Neaveill, Walter, Faber, Eschmann, Speed, Maunder, Rakers, Weisenfeld, Hale, Spencer and Lybyer.|
I only maintain memorials for persons related to me or my family members, but I am always willing to consider transfers to family members who are more closely related.
If you have corrections or additional information please contact me. Of course, if you are related and want to share genealogy information or just chat, that's great too!
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|RICHARD HOWELL||Flora Alice Speed|
Management of this Memorial has been transferred to you on 18 July 2017.
|RICHARD HOWELL||RE: Flora Alice Speed #6475207|
Thank you for the information concerning this child. I will gather all of it together and amend my original entry.
Hello Shirley. I am Mackenzie Mackling. My Grandmother was Sharon (Brookins) Fasano, and my Great-Grandfather was Frank Brookins. Thank you so much for uploading all this genealogical information, as it tells me more of my own family history. Much thanks!
|LP||James Dewight Craig|
Thank you Shirley, a slip of the finger and the wrong era! Corrected, Dewight is my first cousin and I look at his memorial all the time but hadn't noticed. :(
Added by LP on Mar 08, 2017 9:52 AM
|Larry Parker||Floyd Albert Ward|
I guess you have a connection to Floyd, so here's his funeral record, which includes a long obituary:
|Joan Toeben||Maria rakers photo|
I am a Rakers descendant. My dad was Bernard Raker Jr., my grandpa was Bernard Rakers Sr., my great grandfather was Henry Rakers Sr and Maria Rakers is my great great grandmother. How are you related to the Rakers and where did you find the picture of Maria Rakers?
|Lori Ellen Robb Martina||Betty Pauline Simmons|
Thank you for the info. I took down my memorial and added the pic to the other memorial.
|Jamie Drake||RE: Abraham Kouns|
How are we related?
Well, if you are a descendant of Abraham Rice Kouns, he was my 1st Cousin 4x removed on my Kouns family side.
His father (Abraham Kouns) was a brother to my 3rd Great-Grandfather Christian Kouns. That makes him my 4x Great Uncle.
Their father being John L. Kouns, my (and yours) 4x Great Grandfather (4x for me).
Thanks for keeping these pages up! Let me know if I can ever help with your research.
Jamie Kouns Drake
|Jamie Drake||Abraham Kouns|
I would like to use the photos for Abraham to fill in on Ancestry.com. I saw the note about asking for permission. I am a first cousin 4x removed. :)
|Kathryn Sanders||Francis D. Ward|
Good morning Shirley.
I am Francis' eldest daughter and I have been researching our genealogy. I was told as a child that we have Cherokee blood, but I have since learned that isn't true. I have been looking for any information about my dad.
I know that he was born in Illinos, but have been unable to find a birth certificate. Any information you have would be of great value to me.
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