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|Rick Valentine (#47475621)|
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I started working on my family tree in 1978 when my mother got me involved in helping her do research. I am now retired and have more time to spend doing genealogy.
About 6 years ago I discovered Find-A-Grave and have been hooked ever since.
My main focus is on the families of Valentine, Virnig, Faust, Maiette, Clourate, Swain, Roots, Jolley, Powell, Fairfax, Gillam and their extended families.
I also have extended roots in the founding families from Nantucket Island including, Swain, Barnard, Macy, Coffin, Gardner and Mills.
I find old cemeteries fascinating, every old cemetery has it's own unique personality, unlike new cemeteries that are laid out in neat little rows with flat headstones.
So much family history can be found in old cemeteries.
Every grave has a story behind it and a story to tell.
Feel free to use any photos that I have posted, for non commercial use only. (Your personal family trees and Ancestry.com are OK)
Please DO NOT repost my photos on Find-A-Grave as your own.
I was very fortunate to have many family photos passed along to me, I have posted family photos to share with extended family members that were not fortunate enough to have these photos.
Feel free to use and copy "Family Photos", I have posted them to share with extended family members.
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I will gladly transfer any memorial that is not part of my family.
Please do not make duplicate memorial pages!
Duplicate pages really mess up the linking process!
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|Yeschke||RE: Clara Marie Kuest|
Thank you - we know she has not been forgotten. I hope someone in her family will find her. Thank you, again, for caring for her. Judi
Added by Yeschke on Oct 21, 2017 7:41 AM
Thank you again so much for ALL your time. Much appreciated.
|Scrib & Barb Kelly||Hayden and Andrew Vachon|
Thank you so much for the wonderful photos of the graves of Hayden and Andrew. Your time and effort to fulfill my request is very much appreciated by our family.
Thank-you for taking the picture of his headstone. It is greatly appreciated. Is it possible to take his wife's picture? I just went throught the "Find a Grave" website.
Added by nzzj7k on Oct 16, 2017 6:20 AM
|Linda Evans||William Sargeant|
Yes this is the right person. I will add his DOB and link him to his parents in Quebec if I can.
Thank you so much for your time on this.
|Linda Evans||Margaret Sargeant|
Rick, Thank you so much for the picture of her . My SIL will be thrilled. It is her grandmothers grave site . Is there possibly next to her , her husbands, William H Sargeant?
I will put in a request for him.
Thanks you again.
|Rachel Williams||Thank you! Memorial# 156576949|
Hi Rick... thanks so much for providing the photo for this memorial.
|Steph McGrath||Catherine F "Kate" Connelly Riordan|
Thank you SO much for your efforts to locate Kate's burial site.
Did you notice how close her grave site was to her daughter Mary J. "Minnie" McCormack McCain's?
Thanks again, Steph
|Penny Lee||Gabriel Daratha|
Thanks for the picture Rick. As usual it is great. Penny
|Barbara Samans||Irene Gertrude|
I have death records that show Irene Gertrude Johnson as having died Oct 31, 1952 not April . I was wondering where you got the death date from? If you have a copy of something I would sure like a copy of it. Thanks for any help you can send my way
see below: Name: Irene Gertrude Johnston
[Irene Gertrude Clyde]
Birth Date: abt 1914
Death Date: 31 Oct 1952
Age at Death: 38
Death Location: Spokane, Spokane, Washington
Father: William Clyde
Mother: Ruby McKay
Record Source: Washington State Death Records
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