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FairfaxMan (#46892589)
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Bio Photo I have been interested in family history for many years, but have just gotten serious about it in the last ten or so. My family is from Fairfax County, Va. I live in Gainesville, Va. I will answer Questions and take photos in Fairfax and Prince William Counties as time allows.
Some of the surnames that I am interested in are Swink, Magarity (McGarity), Reid, Shepherd, and Payne.
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Wendy Allen
RE: Mary Etta Reid Smith
Thanks so much for all the info you have provided with the Reid side of the family. Mary Etta was born in 1838 and is shown on the 1850 and 1860 census records with the rest of the Reid family in Fairfax, VA.
Mary Etta was my 2xs great grandmother. She and Lewis B. Smith had one child, Richard B. Smith, who had two grandchildren, my father being one, so all of Mary Etta's photo albums and letters from family are now in my possession. If you need more than the census records, let me know.
I was unaware of her interment in St. Anne's and didn't notice the interment date on the Arlington Cemetery form of 1904. Thank you so much for that. I'll go visit St. Anne's and see what info they might have as well.
Added by Wendy Allen on Aug 29, 2015 10:27 AM
Thanks for being constructive and active here
Added by A R on Aug 15, 2015 9:05 AM
Jonnie Chestnut Salmi
Leonard Salo
Thanks Fairfaxman for connecting Leonard Salo with his parents, very much appreciated.
Added by Jonnie Chestnut Salmi on Aug 10, 2015 12:42 PM
Jonnie Chestnut Salmi
Leonard Salo
Leonard Salo memorial #20756583 is the son of John Salo # 44253300 and Aina J. Reinvall Salo # 44253430. Would you please connect Leonard with his parents.
Jonnie Chestnut Salmi
Added by Jonnie Chestnut Salmi on Aug 10, 2015 8:49 AM
Ms. Clyde
RE: John P. Swink
That's great, thanks! No relation.
Added by Ms. Clyde on Jan 09, 2015 8:26 AM
Rachel Swithenbank
Reid Cemetery
Recently found myself on the CIA land and came across this cemetery. Thank you for taking these pictures. I have recently found the genealogy of the graves to be an interest and your contribution was very informational. Thank you.
Added by Rachel Swithenbank on Sep 25, 2014 2:31 PM
RE: Schurtz Cemetery
someone else told me that this cemetery was separate from Beulah cemetery. I have been there, and these cemeteries are RIGHT BESIDE each other, literally only divided by a chain link fence. though, after having gone there, I think they are indeed two separate cemeteries, though without that small fence, they would appear to be the same cemetery. hope that helps answer your question.
Added by esc on Dec 25, 2013 10:54 PM
RE: Flora
I think I know you. Yes, I'm a relative; daughter of French and Jeannine Trammell. Spent my childhood in the field flying kites among other things...
Added by Libby on Oct 20, 2013 2:00 PM
Linda Albright
Thank you so much for this photo. Linda
Added by Linda Albright on Apr 10, 2013 4:44 PM
Scott Yates
RE: Photo
Thanks for the information. I made the connections in the memorial and it also cleared up a question. This made them related to me in a very remote way through alot of marriages. Looks like it helped us both out.
Added by Scott Yates on Oct 25, 2012 9:35 AM
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