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Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) (#46580804)
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Bio Photo Richard Norton is 50% Irish; 25% German; 12.5% Swedish; and 12.5% Norwegian.

Birth:
Richard was born in Paramus, New Jersey in 1958.

Education and career:
Richard went to Montclair University and later Rutgers University gaining a Masters Degree in Chemistry. He worked at most of the major pharmaceutical companies and spent seven years at Merck in Rahway, New Jersey.

Genealogy:
He started work in genealogy in 1986 when he made a list of cousins and later wrote it up in Microsoft Word on his Macintosh computer. He found living relatives in Sweden and in Norway. He is still searching for living relatives in Alsace, Germany, and Ireland.

Origins:
His Alsace origins are in Strasbourg. His Norway origins are in Farsund. His German origins are in Berlin. His Conboy Irish origins are in Hollygrove and Coalpits, Athleague, Killeroran, County Galway. His Finn and Creedon Irish origins are from Millstreet, County Cork. His Kershaws were from the Netherlands, but were in the US before 1850. His Burkes and Nortons have not been traced back to a county in Ireland.

Death:
On my death transfer my account to one of my children, Sara or Daniel.
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13th Generation Fairbanks in America
Thomas Patrick Norton Memorial in BG Doyle
Hello there. I was photo-documenting this section of BG Doyle and came across this memorial. I photographed the marker for this veteran and would like to post it, but the maximum number of photos already exist. You are obviously a family member, so if you would like the marker photo added, your would need to remove one of your lovely photos. I will retain the photo until the end of this year. If you would like it added and have removed a photo so there's space, please let me know. Thanks and warm regards.
Added by 13th Generation Fairbanks... on Oct 22, 2017 10:05 AM
Nancy Brisotti
Please correct the following:
Catherine Higgins McDonald (not Harold) wife of Henry McDonald.

She is buried in Kingston Presbyterian Church cemetery, next to husband Henry.

Thanks! I think we have corresponded in past, and thank you for your help.
Added by Nancy Brisotti on Oct 18, 2017 4:24 PM
Nancy Brisotti
Please correct a record.
Added by Nancy Brisotti on Oct 18, 2017 4:22 PM
Kathy
Henry Jones Ford
Thank you for the photos and additional info. I'm not related and would be happy to transfer this memorial to you.
Added by Kathy on Sep 22, 2017 3:17 PM
Neva Walkoviak
langley wakeman collyer and laura v collyer
would you please verify which cemetery they are buried in.

Laura V Collyer
Birth: 1887
Death: 1946

Note: Wife of Langley W.

Burial:
Dale Cemetery
Ossining
Westchester County
New York, USA
Plot:

Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: eobfindagrave
Record added: Mar 04, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18154776

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Family links:
Parents:
Herman Truman Livingston Collyer (1857 - 1923)
Susan Gage Frost Collyer (1852 - 1929)

Spouse:
Laura V Collyer (1887 - 1946)*

Siblings:
Susan Frost Collyer (1880 - 1880)*
Homer Lusk Collyer (1881 - 1947)*
Langley Wakeman Collyer (1885 - 1947)

*Calculated relationship

Note: Husband of Laura V.

Burial:
Cypress Hills Cemetery
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA

Created by: Richard Arthur Norton (1...
Record added: Oct 27, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8034843

thank you
Added by Neva Walkoviak on Sep 18, 2017 12:39 PM
Teresa LeMaster Fordyce
Virgil Highland
Please remove the photo of the newspaper death notice on the memorial of Virgil Highland (memorial #167340564)

Thank you.
Added by Teresa LeMaster Fordyce on Jul 18, 2017 9:17 PM
Michael Pierce
Stamford Cemetery-Edwin Pierce
Hello,

In looking at your Findagrave entry for Mina Pierce in the Stamford Cemetery I see that you have her husband as Edward K. Pierce. His name was actually Edwin. Whoever made his entry mistakingly entered his name incorrectly. I picture of his headstone was added a few days ago that shows his name.
Added by Michael Pierce on Jun 02, 2017 12:40 PM
Beth Suydan
Grave of Elizabeth Suydam
Elizabeth (Dilts) Suydam was born March 22,1772 and died Nov.2,1839
She was the first wife of William Suydam and she is buried next to him.
I visited the graves in early 1960s.
Added by Beth Suydan on May 18, 2017 12:31 PM
Sandra
RE: Bernhard Kristian Gjelhaug
Richard, I never saw your message here that you wrote so long ago. I am sorry. If I have anything you need let me know.
Thanks. Sandra
Added by Sandra on May 15, 2017 2:59 AM
someone else
Memorial# 8281890
Greetings, Richard
Thank you for all your additions to this wonderful site. I believe the first letter of your Rev. Samuel Seabury II Biography is missing. "He first Bishop..." should probably read "The first Bishop..." Perhaps YOU can edit such things even though Find-A-Grave now maintains the memorial. Just a mention!
Added by someone else on Apr 10, 2017 1:49 PM
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