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RLE (#47272226)
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Bio Photo I live in Lorain County, Ohio
My mother started me on family history by taking me all over Michigan looking in cemeteries for headstones and families. Then she would tell stories about everyone. She transcribed all the headstones we found and kept wonderful records. I am continuing on her love of family history and going back to same cemeteries and seeing the family. Thanks to find-a-grave I have found more family and hopefully can help others.
My goal is transcribe local cemeteries, not only the older graves but the newer ones so families can connect. I find I can connect families by their locations to each other in the cemetery with the added benefit of learning the history of the cemetery.

If I manage one of your family members and you would like me to transfer the management please let me know.
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Jane B
June crawford, woodstock cemetery michigan
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Added by Jane B on Sep 03, 2017 2:46 PM
Hello there, my name is Peter Barney from Columbus, Ohio. I was searching for a great-uncle named Leon DeFay and found him on this site through a comment you left for someone else mentioning that you might be a relative of his.

He was my Mom's maternal aunt's husband and I'm just beginning to sort through the family tree on that side. Are you related to him?

By the way, nice to meet you.

Added by pbarney on Jan 31, 2017 8:55 AM

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