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Carolyn Y Lowe Shifflett (#46796232)
 member for 12 years, 2 months, 13 days
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Bio Photo I must confess that I am a Genealogy addict for which there is no cure. Much to husband's dismay!

In past months I have not had the time for Find A Grave but I hope to get back in to it on a regular basis. With my crazy work schedule there never seems to be enough hours in my day, but I will try to respond to emails and edits as quickly as I can.

Although I have lived in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania for almost 40 years my family history runs through many states. Primarily PA, MT, WA, KY, MI, MO, ID, TN, OH, NC, CT AND NY..I seem to be finding "lost" relatives in new states all of the time.

It is not my intention to amass large numbers of memorials. My desire is to create accurate, lasting tributes and to be able to aid family members and loved ones now and in years to come who may be doing genealogical research.

I am not a 'stickler' for the guidelines as they are only guidelines. I do not "own" the memorials that I create, unless I am directly related to them. If someone was near and dear to you and you would like the memorial, please ask.

If you see any mistakes in my postings, please let me know and I'll be sure to make the appropriate corrections.
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Melvin L. Halterman
Thanx for the transfer of the Elsie E See Reedy memorial.
Added by Melvin L. Halterman on Sep 07, 2017 6:29 AM
Melvin L. Halterman
Hi Carolyn,

Elsie E. See Reedy is my maternal third cousin once removed.

If you would consider transferring her memorial to me, my contributor ID # is 47017310.

Thanx, Mel
Added by Melvin L. Halterman on Sep 06, 2017 9:54 AM
Dan Phelan
Jere McCracken photos added
Hi Carolyn,
I just added photos to your Jere McCracken at Baltimore National. His second wife Mildred is on the reverse side of the photo. See Memorial# 972336.
I put in an edit suggestion to link the spouses.
Thought you might like to know.....
Dan Phelan
Added by Dan Phelan on Sep 05, 2017 7:13 PM
Kathy Detwiler Coleman
Transfer Request
Can you please transfer the memorial of Betty Jo Fisher, 37342767, to me, so that I can manage/maintain. Betty Jo was a high school classmate of mine. I would greatly appreciate it.

My member number is 48915112.

Thank you in advance.
Added by Kathy Detwiler Coleman on Jul 13, 2017 9:10 PM
Dan Oh
ephraim nutt

check out his obit
Added by Dan Oh on Feb 15, 2017 12:30 PM
Samuel Esch

Find A Grave contributor Stu Metzler has made a suggestion to you regarding your Find A Grave memorial for Samuel Esch.
Link to memorial:
Link to contributor profile:
Email address of contributor:

Their suggestion:
Samuel Esch was my great-grandfather. Please add his son Wilbur and the rest of the line:
Added by E.Renkin on Dec 29, 2016 1:08 PM
Mother of Mary Lou Winters
Hi Carolyn
I'm updating my Great Grandmother's memorial and was wondering if you wouldn't mind adding her as Mary Lou's mother. Mary Lou's memorial is - 30063915 Her mother Catherine Ruth Frank Winters is - 166417327

Thank you Much
Added by arae on Jul 04, 2016 10:22 AM
Daniel Garcia
RE: Find his daughter
That is ok. Thsnk you.
God bless.
Added by Daniel Garcia on May 06, 2016 6:46 AM
Daniel Garcia
Find his daughter
Hello, how do i find address of john rorabaugh's daughter jane melissa rorabaugh heise, wife of mark haise, thank fir the added info,,especially her last name.

I am step son, to john r. Wife is miriam r, my mom, who passed away march 18, 2016.. My mom has a request for melissa.

Appreciate all the help.
I have an email.
I will be volunteering in your site after i have done this
Thank you.
Added by Daniel Garcia on May 04, 2016 4:27 AM
Linda G
John Wesley Eckman
I have been researching my family tree and found what I believe to be an error on John Wesley Eckman's findagrave. I have found a biography of John Walter (not Wesley) Eckman, on which his parents are listed as Baltzer Draucher and Susanna C (Wescott) Eckman. I have also found the same information in the biographical annals of Lancaster Co PA. I do have a John Wesley Eckman in my family tree with this same birth and death date as you have in the findagrave, except my information for John Wesley's parents are Joseph and Mary Ann (Emerick) Eckman. My John Walter Eckman birth date is 7 Mar 1844 and his death date is 8 Oct 1919. John Wesley in my tree has a spouse and child same as you have in findagrave, so the only thing that needs updating i believe would be the parental information you have on him. Can you please look in to this and change if need be. All my sources so far seem legit, but would appreciate a correction. Thank you so much for your time.
Added by Linda G on Apr 24, 2016 8:19 AM
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