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John Winning (#31049954)
 member for 13 years, 11 months, 12 days
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Bio Photo In February 2008, my son invited me to join his Geni Family Tree which sparked my interest in the family histories for myself and that of my wife. Since then, I have researched birth, death, and census records (Winning, Hudelson, Wilbur, Howell, Jolly, Dye, Oates, Hibbert, Poage, Clark and Krigbaum families) which have given me a wealth of information. I have walked cemeteries in and around California and Nevada as well as visited local museums which gave me some interesting family history. In May 2009, my wife and I took a road trip through several midwest states to walk some cemeteries as well as visit some family. While I am new to being a genealogy sleuth, it has become quite a hobby and I find it's like putting pieces of a puzzle together and oh so fun!
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A Horan
Frank Cline at ANC
Hi,
I've claimed your photo request for Frank Cline at Arlington National -- there is already a photo of his stone on his memorial page -- his stone hasn't changed since that photo, so I'm not sure if you really want another photo? Please let me know, or you can delete your photo request if the current stone photo is sufficient.

Thank you!
Added by A Horan on Nov 18, 2014 7:03 PM
BrideyLight
James, Ida, Edward and Violet Timmons
Hi John, I finally got into the little locked house of James and Ida today and there on the east wall were also Edward and Violet, sharing their niche with two other copper-colored book volumes of ashes (not with the surname of Timmons). Am editing all photogaphs over the next few days, so please check back. I will email you all once completed. Kind regards, Bridey Light
Added by BrideyLight on Nov 07, 2014 8:32 PM
BrideyLight
BOO!
HAPPY HALLOWEEEEN, MY PRETTTTY!!! Smell the pretty poppies.....smell the pretty poppieeeeees......sleeeeep.....sleeeep.......
Added by BrideyLight on Oct 31, 2014 6:34 PM
BrideyLight
Ernest and Emily McCloskey
Dear John: I know it's hard to believe, but they have moved! I now have a call in to Greenwood Cemetery to locate them, on Halloween no less....geesh! Will be travelling down to Eureka soon to retake Otis and Norma and seek James and Ida. sigh. ~ Bridey
Added by BrideyLight on Oct 30, 2014 6:23 PM
BrideyLight
Jim's family group!
Ahoy John! I brought the new documents you emailed to me to Jim's house, along with the photographs of you and Joy at your birthday party. Showed all to Jim and Carrie. Jim said, "It's good that Rick is back in the family, thank John for me!" So now they have your faces to go along with your names. Your work is appreciated very much by Jim and his family! Kind regards, Bridey Light
Added by BrideyLight on Oct 24, 2014 1:32 PM
BrideyLight
Message from Paul Wilcox, Re: Boutin family, Bayfield, WI
Hi John ~ Check out my message board for Paul's message. Perhaps you would like to pass this message on to Donald? Kind regards, Bridey
Added by BrideyLight on Sep 14, 2014 3:55 PM
BrideyLight
Leo L. Boutin and Donald William Boutin photo requests are in, too!
Dear John, Thanks to your research in finding the cemetery of Edward Boutin, I have located his two sons (who were two of the brothers of Clifford Charles Boutin), Leo L. Boutin (http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=17015027) and Donald William Boutin (http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=17015018), also interred in Calvary Cemetery in Bayfield, WI. I have put in their photo requests with interesting notes in their bubbles. Nice photos you have already posted for Edward Senior and Junior! How did you DO that?! Kind regards, BL
Added by BrideyLight on Sep 11, 2014 11:13 PM
BrideyLight
Edward Boutin photo request!
Wheeee! NICE WORK, John! You made my DAY! ~ BL
Added by BrideyLight on Sep 11, 2014 9:41 PM
BrideyLight
RE: Timmons Family
Dear John: Awww, shucks..... << toe in sand, hands clasped behind back >> I am just glad to help out where I can, and I know Wes shares this sentiment. :-) ~ Bridey
Added by BrideyLight on Sep 11, 2014 9:39 PM
BrideyLight
RE: Elmer L Ritchley, Susan Ritchley, Michael and Hester Timmons
Ahoy John! I have corrected all, photograph captions included. Please let me know if you find any additional errors -- I will be anxious to make corrections if so. I am transferring Elmer and Susan to you for care in your loving family hands. ~ Bridey
Added by BrideyLight on Sep 11, 2014 8:07 PM
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