Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Larry Caplin (#46878189)
 member for 7 years, 9 months, 17 days
[Add to MyFriends]
Bio and Links
Bio Photo I am a direct decendent of William Capling and Barbara (Wildfong) Capling who immigrated to Canada and then the United States from England in the mid 1800's. Recent (August 2010) DNA tests on my paternal line confirm the Caplin's British Isles ancestry and English ethnicity (for the pragmatism). Mom's side of the Family (Coughlin, Evans, McCormick) provides the Irish (the passion). . .a potent combination! I am the last of James Capling (1846-1914) and Laura Platt's line. I am looking for any information on James Capling and his activities during his last years in Wolverine, Michigan during the time period of aprox. 1895 - 1900. Please contact me if you have any information or questions. My wife Nadene (Berryhill) and I currently live in the Seattle, Washington area as of 2013. We are members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, and avid family history nuts. I would like to hear from Yeager Family decendents. I also decend from the Sutliffs of Michigan on my Father's side and from the Corys (of Salem Witchcraft fame) and Sauvains on my Mother's side. I Would also like to hear from members of these families as well. I am also looking for decendents of Henry and Matilda (Wildfong) Caplin of Detroit, Michigan, and/or decendents of their three Children Arthur Charles, Frederick Aaron and Irene Caplin. I was born in Detroit, Michigan in 1949. Thank you.
 Contact:
or
Leave Public Message
Contributions to
Find A Grave
 • 240 Memorials Added
 • 236 Memorials Managed
 • 1 Memorial/week
 • 349 Photos
 • 5 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 1,421 Virtual Flowers
 • 11 Virtual Cemeteries
 • 1 Famous Bio
 • 6 Fame Ratings
 • 3 Sponsorships
 • 29 Friends
Search Contributor's Records

 
First NameLast Name

Virtual Cemeteries
Caplin War Dead (21)
Fabulous Famous Folks (4)
Family (51)
Favorite Famous Folks (52)
Favorite Frontier Folks (48)
Friends (32)
Future Friends (51)
Pet Sematary (17)
Special Children (17)
The VERY best (1)
[View all Virtual Cemeteries...]
Find A Grave Friends
bernie sanders, Brenda Horton, Candace Young-M..., carole, Carrie-Anne, Charlotte Thomp..., Chris, Dale E. Caplin, Dave, James Jans, James Snow, Jane Stacy Euba..., JIM HAAS, John, Judith Pierce G..., Karen Sipe, Lorna McMahon, Molly'sDad, Nadene Berryhil..., Pat Glynn, [View all Find A Grave Friends...]
Messages left for Larry Caplin (37)[Leave Message]
Pat N
Kid McCoy
Thank you or your brother for letting me know I had that spelling wrong I never noticed it. I was just so thrilled to post his memorial page.
Added by Pat N on Aug 07, 2014 6:06 PM
Pat N
Kid McCoy
Thank you for your generous offer. I do very little writing. I have a bio written, but it needs to be edited just haven't had the time. I would like you to read it, but it is too large to post on your page. May I send it to your email?
As a professional writer I am sure you would do better with some of the grammar and I would love for you to re-write it. I believe this story deserves to be told in the best way possible.
Added by Pat N on Jul 18, 2014 5:59 AM
Pat N
Conections
My only connection to Kid McCoy (Norman Selby)was through the research on James Bernard Holohan who was a state senator of California and serviced as warden of San Quentin prison. I wrote his bio and he is on find-a-grave memorial # 97814058
Added by Pat N on Jul 16, 2014 7:12 PM
Pat N
Norman Selby
NO, I am not a family member and Yes he is a very interesting person, fighter/actor/murder and more. Married 8 times three times to the same woman. a very strange life.Please contact me direct at patj1965@hotmail.com
Added by Pat N on Jul 16, 2014 6:56 PM
Mr. Jean Coston
Michael O'Callaghan
Larry
I have added more date infor I was able
to get from local library that they got
WA Death Index. Note date of birth of
one year.
Did you get the birth year from the tomb
stone?
Jean
Added by Mr. Jean Coston on Jun 30, 2014 10:04 PM
Aislin
RE: Edward N. Robinson
Thank you for your kind words.
Added by Aislin on Feb 02, 2014 4:19 PM
Candace Young-Mayo
RE: Connie LaNoue
No, Larry, I didn't know the La Noue family except through their in-laws the Humphrey folks.

Thank you for making the adjustments.

Candy
Cochise, AZ
Added by Candace Young-Mayo on Jan 14, 2014 6:15 AM
Jo Terry ღ
Elizabeth Kenny
Very nice write up on Elizabeth Kenny. Fyi - her current fame rating is 4.00. Six more ratings needed to show on her memorial. Good luck with your quest, from a friend of Tom.
Added by Jo Terry ღ on Dec 30, 2013 7:13 AM
Tom Nelson
RE: Elizabeth Kenny
Sir, you are a gentleman and I now regret my rather abrupt and snotty response to your remarks. To be truthful, I had never heard of Ms. Kenny until recently when I was doing some gen-research for one of my nieces. It turned out that her father - whom she never knew - had received the "Kenny treatments" for his polio to good effect. Here is his memorial. It was when I did a search for Kenny's Find A Grave page that I "discovered" the duplicates. I would have preferred to employ the HTML hyperlink to her memorial but, since there were two of them, I decided to link instead to her Wikipedia page. But, yes, she definitely should be designated as "famous" and it's a wonder why she's not. I assume that you indicated that when you created her page in 2012. Good luck in your quest to do the right thing for this lady. Tom
Added by Tom Nelson on Dec 27, 2013 10:27 PM
Tom Nelson
RE: Elizabeth Kenny
My interest in this matter? I don't like duplicates. And neither do the Find A Grave administrators. End of story. And you have a great year. Tom
Added by Tom Nelson on Dec 27, 2013 9:54 AM
[View all messages...]
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service