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Jim Shearer (#46589264)
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Bio Photo I am an retired electrical engineer who got into family research a few years ago. Now am an adict on finding family history I live in Michigan, which itself is a font of history, and have found that my family were pioneers and have famous connections, much of which I hadn't known about. Taking pictures of headstones connected to the family has helped tidy up family relationships, since with the headstone dates, a person can go and look up old newspapers for more data. Along with some other sites like ancestry.com, findagrave is a nice way to leave some of that history to be found by others.
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kathy marsh
Elizabeth C Whitcomb -1854
hi
I am totally confused-you have Elizabeth as a daughter of Asa and Hannah-but children for Elizabeth being born 1806 which is 2 years before Hannah was even born. There is a Barnett family history site-I have written to that site also to help figure this out-he has Elizabeth d/o Asa and Hannah as married to John Mathias Barnett not Jacob. I am very confused. There is another Elizabeth Barnett born 1829 which would fit with Asa and Hannah better-maybe the 2 Elizabeth just need to be swapped.
thanks
Kathy Marsh
Added by kathy marsh on Mar 14, 2014 9:05 AM
kathy marsh
Rachel Margaret Thurman Whitcomb 1859-1934
hi
just a quick note-Rachel's parent's are on the site but not linked to Rachel's page-
Joseph Absolom Thurman
Eveline Frances McCarty

thanks
Kathy Marsh
Added by kathy marsh on Mar 11, 2014 2:58 PM
kathy marsh
paul ault and treva j bennett
hi
quick question-on paul's page you have the marriage listed at jan 17 and on treva's page it is jan 28th
which one is correct?
thanks
kathy marsh
Added by kathy marsh on Mar 06, 2014 10:09 AM
Jim Ditton
Pauline Miller
Hi Jim wanted to let you know she passed away on February 8, 2014 I read her death notice in the Detroit Free Press yesterday Monday February 10, 2014 Take Care Jim
Added by Jim Ditton on Feb 11, 2014 3:58 PM
Mr.Ron
Guy Arthur Stewart Sr.
I noticed you posted info about William Calvin Stewart in Bunnell Cemetery Frankfort In.He had a son Guy Arthur Stewart 1898-1981.Added by Mr.Ron on Jan 30, 2014 5:46 PM
Dawn Miller
RE: Margaret Ann Stewart Hawkes
Nice to me meet you. My gr grandfather was her brother Alexander Henry. I have posted a family photo of them on their father's memorial.

Dawn
Added by Dawn Miller on Jan 14, 2014 2:55 PM
Dawn Miller
Margaret Ann Stewart Hawkes
Hi,

I see you posted a picture of Margaret's tombstone and newspaper obit. Thank you for adding that. Are you related to her? She was my gr gr aunt. Just wondering.

Dawn
Added by Dawn Miller on Jan 12, 2014 5:13 PM
Dana
Bryan Michael Skipski
Jim,
You can connect Bryan M. Skipski to his parents, Paul F. and Alice (Panek) Skipski who are buried in St. Rita's Cemetery in Maple City,MI. Dana
Added by Dana on Dec 27, 2013 10:02 PM
Max Easter
Roush
Do you know if Elizabeth Roush the wife of Nathan Roush is also buried ij=n the Whiteman Cemetery.She died 18 Jan. 1926

Thanks
Max Easter
Added by Max Easter on Aug 16, 2013 11:41 AM
Melinda B.
Connecting Kiteley Family Members
Hello Jim,

Thank you for connecting my Kiteley family members together. I really appreciate it!

Melinda B.
Added by Melinda B. on Aug 14, 2013 1:26 AM
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