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John Davies (#43650541)
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This is a great site for anyone doing research.

I have been doing genealogical research for 40 plus years. My wife and I have spent many hours walking cemeteries and visiting historical societies. A lot of the information from the cemeteries is our family however much of it is not. I am posting here in an effort to give back and share it with others in the hope it might help them as others have helped me.

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Marti Drumheller
RE: Reuben Landis
Oops, sorry for the typo. I was doing these late in the evening and I guess I wasn't reading carefully..
Added by Marti Drumheller on Aug 27, 2014 4:36 PM
Just Starting
RE: Memorial 167265661
I must have added a digit by mistake. The memorial I meant to refer you to is 16726566. It is a memorial for my great great aunt, Mary Dague. Not sure why Patti Myers is managing it.
Added by Just Starting on Aug 23, 2014 12:00 PM
Just Starting
Memorial 167265661
I am writing this note to ask for your permission to use a photo on find a grave that you created. I am constructing the family of my paternal great grandfather. The subject memorial is for his older sister. My problem is that the person who took over the memorial from you will not correct it. The memorial lists a link to incorrect parents. If you want to please check it, I believe you will agree that the death certificate I placed there is valid. I also added an 1860 Federal Census showing her as a member of my gg grandfather's family. I created my own memorial # 134701913 for my great great aunt, but I do not have a tombstone photo. I am working with find a grave to correct this inaccuracy, but they generally do not work quickly. The person managing your memorial has done the same thing numerous times in the Honeybrook area. I can provide a reference for this problem. It is a shame when people record information on the web and do not accept the inaccuracy. Hope you agree. My id number is 47514669
Added by Just Starting on Aug 22, 2014 3:23 PM
William Ridge
Rebecca Hathaway
John,

I've corrected the last name of Rebecca's parents.

Thank you for the comment.

Bill Ridge
Added by William Ridge on Aug 17, 2014 6:09 PM
Mark B
Thank you!!!
Thanks John for transferring ownership of my G/G grand parents to me. I truly appreciate it!! Without them I wouldn't be here today. Best Regards, Mark B.
Added by Mark B on Aug 03, 2014 7:35 PM
Mark B
John & Catharine Laumann
Hi John,
Would you mind transferring ownership of my G/G grandfather and mother (John 42708834 & Catharine 42708812 Laumann) who are interred at Norris City Cemetery, in Norristown, PA. to me Mark B. 48436195? I visited them recently and took pics which I posted to their names. I would greatly appreciate it!! Thanks so much! Mark
Added by Mark B on Aug 02, 2014 3:47 PM
Ronald Walter Tipton
Randall Hadfield
John,

Thank you for the additional information on my great grandfather Randall Hadfield. Much appreciated!

Have a great day!

Ron Tipton
Added by Ronald Walter Tipton on Jul 29, 2014 9:57 PM
Phil Knox
Christian Ruch/Rugh
I think it likely this is the grave and tombstone of Christian, s/o Hans George (the Jr) and not the s/o his brother Michael.

The baptismal record of Christian s/o Michael & Francina (per Rev Stoever at Moselem)indicates b. date of 30 Dec 1748. History of Lehigh Co gives a b. date for Christian s/o George as 7 Jan 1748.

But having said that I have not been able to find further record of Christian s/o Michael. He doesn't show up as having been in Westmoreland Co with his parents and siblings. Perhaps he simply stayed behind in Eastern PA when they migrated into Western PA. If so "History of Lehigh Co" may have it wrong and this really is Michael's boy.

But I don't think so.

Phil
Added by Phil Knox on Jul 20, 2014 10:51 PM
Karen Van Deventer
RE: Alice Shambough
Thank you very much, John.

Karen Van Deventer
Added by Karen Van Deventer on Jun 23, 2014 5:34 PM
David Laughlin
RE: Lavina Grube
John, Yes she was married four times. Sorry for the typo.

Dave
Added by David Laughlin on May 14, 2014 4:05 PM
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