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Brant Gibbard (#46939041)
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Bio Photo Besides an interest in my own relatives, wherever they may have lived, I also have a general interest in the genealogy of Frontenac County and Lennox & Addington County in Ontario. More specific information can be found on my home page.

Candles left by me in a flowering section represent persons related to me.

I am almost always willing to give permission for the use of my headstone photographs, but you must ask permission first.

Please note that I will not add links to Burial Unknowns. If the final disposition of the remains is not known, then that person should not be listed on Find A Grave in the first place, as it does not meet the purpose of the site.
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Susan Audy
I saw your posting on findagrave for Roy Amos Waite and his wife Vera May Gibbard. My connection is through the WAITE line. I also see pictures online for Roy's parents, Jacob Jefferson, "JEFF" Waite and spouse Mary. Are you any relation to Vera May Gibbard? I also see where Lucy (Waite) was married to William Edgar Freeden and they are listed as being buried in the Hatzic Cemetery, but no pictures. Also if you are a relation, do you possibly have any obituaries of the above. I live in White River Jct., Vt and Jacob Jefferson was the only Waite in the large family of 11 that migrated to Canada.
Thanking you in advance for a reply.
Susan Audy...
Added by Susan Audy on Jun 22, 2016 12:48 PM
Re:Camden East United Church Cemetery
Hello Theodore Spear (#46963284) and Lorraine Sherren, U.E. (#46952297),

You have St. Luke's Anglican Church listed as Camden East United Church Cemetery. This is incorrect. This cemetery is a Church of England (Anglican) and is not a United Church (Methodist) Cemetery as you have it listed. I can tell this because I have been there and the cemetery photo uploaded by Lorraine Sherren, U.E.clearly shows this fact.

As I am knew to posting on Find a Grave, I am not sure how to correct this. I am sending this to Brant Gibbard (#46939041) as well.

Thank you,

Gord (#48985937)
Added by Gord on May 04, 2016 2:42 PM
Rodney Rogers
I am looking for any Harringtron in Mount Lawn cemetery in Whitby, especially Arnold Harrington who died more than twenty years ago. Are ll graves listed?. Thanks.
Added by Rodney Rogers on Dec 28, 2015 3:31 PM
Leslie Einhorn
Asa (Casey) Pixley
Thank you for the candle on Uncle Casey's memorial. He was my mother's uncle. She tells of the day that he left for the war. She was a child, and he had said his goodbye to the adults. The children were playing by the creek that ran through the property. It was a bit of a walk...But, he came to them to say goodbye. The official story was that he died of peritonitus. One of my uncles met a man who was a POW with uncle Casey. He says Uncle Casey died on the forced march from the prison camp. The camp was probably liberated only a few days later.
Added by Leslie Einhorn on Dec 17, 2015 2:18 PM
Lillie McComish Voltary
Hi Brant,
I just sent you an edit for birth and death dates for Lillie McComish. I just wanted to let you know that these dates are from her death certificate. Cause of Death was tuberculosis. She was 27 years old. I you would like me to email you the death certificate, just let me know.
Added by JoDy on Nov 20, 2015 5:45 PM
Steven Canvin
RE: Trevor Casnaw
My information Meryl Vankoughnett is based entirely on secondary sources. All the family trees on Ancestry (4) that reference Meryl, have her with the name Audrey Meryl. On the balance of probabilities, I would lean toward considering Audrey and Meryl to be the same person. One of the family trees has Audrey Meryl married to Mr. Casnaw and a Mr. Pat Magee. However, another tree has her married to a Corkey which I find hard to believe. In the absence of a primary source, I would not say anything definitely. However, between you and me, there is some but not a lot of circumstantial evidence for the two husband theory.
Added by Steven Canvin on Jul 19, 2015 3:07 PM
Steven Canvin
RE: Trevor Casnaw
Yes. Audrey was a daughter of Reta. According to animalgirl15, Putman Family Tree, on Ancestry, the second wife of Jack Casnaw was Barbara Clayton (? - 30 Jul 2004)
Added by Steven Canvin on Jul 13, 2015 7:52 PM
Steven Canvin
RE: Reta Vankoughnett
Hi Brant:

Reta May Lee Smith (August 18, 1908 - 1969) was married to Clarence Edward Manley Vancoughnett (17 Jan 1911 - 2 Sep 1993) who was the son of Edward Sanderson Vancoughnett (1882-1955) and Elizabeth Timmerman (1887-1941). I obtained this information from Roberta Poncho on Ancestry and it checks out against the documentation. For confirmation, please consult Ontario, Canada Births 1869-1913.

Kindest regards,

Steven Canvin
Added by Steven Canvin on Jul 13, 2015 8:28 AM
Steven Canvin
RE: Trevor Casnaw
Hi Brant:

You may recall that we corresponded regarding the Snooks.

With regard to Trevor Manley Casnaw (September 4, 1968-1990), according to Robert Poncho on Ancestry, he is the son of Audrey Meryl Vankoughnett Casnaw (1933-1995) and John "Jack" Everett Casnaw (1932-1995.

Kindest regards,

Steven Canvin
Added by Steven Canvin on Jul 13, 2015 8:15 AM
Effie May Ruttan
Hi Brad,
I wanted to let you know I have uploaded a photo of Effie May's headstone along with others in the cemetery. I almost have the cemetery completed.
Her death date is on the stone.
Added by chanceychelsey on Jan 15, 2015 3:56 PM
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