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David Edsall (#46906546)
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Bio Photo My ancestors settled in Bergen and Sussex counties, New Jersey, in the 17th and 18th centuries, where some descendants have remained to the present day. I grew up in Cambridge and Dedham, MA with one foot in Vermont. Until recently I lived in Amherst, MA, where my graving was concentrated in Hampshire and Franklin counties in the Connecticut river valley. I have recently moved to Woodstock, VT, with part of the summers in Greensboro, VT, so my graving will now be concentrated in Windsor, Orleans and Caledonia counties.

I only create relationship links when there is clear evidence of a relationship, such as an inscription or other available information. Once bitten, twice shy. So, help me bring family members together if you can. I welcome your corrections, as well as any additional information you can provide - but PLEASE INDICATE YOUR SOURCE. I am happy to transfer memorials if you are related. You are welcome to use any of my photos - I'd appreciate a credit. Thank you.

Family names of interest to me: Edsall, Tileston, Dunham, Cranford, Barton, DeKay, Foote, Lawrence, Linn, Morse, Noyes, Seeley, Tiffany, Woodhull.

I've used Find-a-Grave extensively in my own researches around the country, and benefitted greatly from it. My contributions to the website are a way of saying thank you.

I have concentrated on the following cemeteries, working systematically:
Holy Rosary (Hadley, MA)
Plainville (Hadley, MA)
Russellville (No. Hadley, MA)

Batchelder Road (Stannard, VT)
East Craftsbury (E. Craftsbury, VT)
Felchville (Reading, VT)
Gill (Hartland, VT)
Greensboro Village (Greensboro, VT)
Hardwick Center (Hardwick, VT)
Lincoln Noyes (Greensboro, VT)
Maple Street (Hardwick, VT)
Methodist (Barnard, VT)
Mitchell (Greensboro, VT)
Pinehurst (So. Ryegate, VT)
Prosper (Woodstock, VT)
Randall (Woodstock, VT)
River Street (Woodstock, VT)
St. John of the Cross (Albany, VT)
South Albany (So. Albany, VT)
Taftsville Burying Ground (Taftsville, VT)
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RE: Zelma Vigneau
It was my honor. It is a lovely memorial. Thank you for creating it. Best regards.
Added by Ellsie on Jan 24, 2015 4:37 AM
Rich H.
RE: Frederick & Jennie Edsall
Sure, I would be glad to transfer.
Added by Rich H. on Jan 08, 2015 5:14 PM
Rich H.
RE: Frederick & Jennie Edsall
Great and thanks!
Added by Rich H. on Jan 08, 2015 12:07 PM
Janet Muff
Moses Pingrey
Hello David,

I know it's been a busy time but I'm hoping that you've been able to review of the documentation I sent concerning Moses Pingrey's parents. It's important to me to know if you have conflicting information and if not, I would greatly appreciate your making the links.

Thanks so much,

Janet Muff
Added by Janet Muff on Jan 01, 2015 4:53 PM
Ed Poulin
Loomis Wells [52575225]
Hi David,

I just transferred Loomis Wells and wife Adaline to you.

Added by Ed Poulin on Dec 08, 2014 1:37 PM
Terry Magyar
Geo. Giffin
Thanks for the transfer. If you know any GIFFIN or GIFFEN, I'm trying to find family members for a DNA project.
Added by Terry Magyar on Nov 16, 2014 9:17 AM
Allison Clausen
Betsy A Bugbee Barstow in Vershire Village Cemetery
Thank you so much for these great photos. They are a tremendous help to my research of the Bugbee family and I really appreciate your time and effort. Thanks again - Allison
Added by Allison Clausen on Nov 15, 2014 8:51 PM
Lianne Beel
Kathryn Collins
Thank you for linking my great aunt Kathryn Collins to her parents . I only have to find one more of their children to complete their family. I would love to have this memorial if you wouldn't mind transferring it to me. My# is Lianne Beel 47855868. Thank you again.
Added by Lianne Beel on Nov 11, 2014 1:19 PM
Janet Muff
Moses Pingrey
Dear Mr. Edsall,

Will you please share whatever information you have that conflicts with my information concerning Moses Pingrey.

Nathaniel and Anna (Robbins) Pingrey had a son, Moses Pingrey, b. 1802 [not 1862 as the birth record is mis-transcribed!] in Mount Holly, Rutland, VT.

I believe this is the same Moses Pingrey, age 48, who appears in the 1850 census in Barnard, VT, with wife Louisa.

If this is incorrect, then please let me know whom you understand the parents of "your" Moses Pingrey to be so that I can correct my data.

Thank you,

Janet Muff
Added by Janet Muff on Oct 25, 2014 5:29 AM
RE: Stephen & Warren Pierce
Yes you should be able to update any information from that one on to yours first. Then give Find A Grave all the information including memorial numbers asking them to delete the inactive member duplicate memorial number. The duplicate just needs to be deleted after the information is transferred.

Or Find A Grave might just transfer the inactive memorial to you so you can delete it after you transfer all the information

Good luck!!
Added by InMemory on Oct 24, 2014 10:44 AM
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