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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.

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 is does not meet the purpose of the site.
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Messages left for Brant Gibbard (14)[Leave Message]
RE: Manita Eddy
Thank you. I've made this mistake too.
Added by Addie on Aug 26, 2014 6:27 AM
Judy Williams
RE: McPhails
I'm sorry Brant, I don't recall.
Added by Judy Williams on Jul 16, 2014 7:28 PM
Jacob Tarr
RE: Lois Heywood
Go ahead.
Added by Jacob Tarr on Jul 10, 2014 10:04 AM
Jacob Tarr
Happy To Help
Fulfilled your request for the grave of Lois Heywood! I am happy to fulfill any more requests at that cemetery.
Added by Jacob Tarr on Jul 09, 2014 9:31 PM
D Gaudaur
RE: Parents of Percival McPhail
Yes I did put in a request to link Mary Doel McPhail to her Edward, but it has not been processed. Thanks!
Added by D Gaudaur on Jul 06, 2014 10:44 AM
D Gaudaur
RE: Parents of Percival McPhail
Hi there,

Yes, Mary Jane was the second wife and Mary Doel was the first. I thought I had put in a request to link Mary Doel McPhail to Edward as his first wife...perhaps not. I have a lot of these names in my family tree if you are related. Are you related to Sarah Belle Gibbard. Happy to share info over email. Diane
Added by D Gaudaur on Jul 06, 2014 10:40 AM
Lorraine Sherren, U.E.
Mountain Grove Cemeteries
Hi Brant,

Central Frontenac Township did not "amalgamate" the cemeteries into one, they just renamed them using the "Mountain Grove" header for their files, so they knew where they were. The three cemeteries therefore became:
Mountain Grove - Old
Mountain Grove - New
Mountain Grove - Anglican
I do agree with Find A Grave that the original name (cemetery sign) should be the dominant name, with the "new" names as an AKA.

I take it you frequently come to Kingston? I would love to get together with you on one of your next trips and discuss the great work you have been doing, and cemetery work in general. I have sent you my email address through your web site.

Lorraine Sherren, UE

Added by Lorraine Sherren, U.E. on Jun 20, 2014 7:11 PM
Lorraine Sherren, U.E.
RE: Cemeteries at Mountain Grove
Hello Brant,
Don't you love AKAs. OK, here's the problem. Yes, there are three cemeteries in Mountain Grove (which is in the historic township of Olden). When the new amalgamated township of South Frontenac took over, they renamed ALL the cemeteries "Mountain Grove" to identify where they were. The signs, however, were left intact for the benefit of the "oldtimers" who knew them by that name. They are:

1) Twp. name: Mountain Grove - Old
Sign says: Olden Pioneer Cemetery - Mountain Grove
Location: 1317 Ferguson Road (N/W corner)
Status: Inactive (accepting family burials only)

2) Twp. name: Mountain Grove - New
Sign says: Olden Cemetery
Location: 1249 Godfrey Road (S/E corner)
Status: Active

3) Twp. name: Mountain Grove - Anglican
Sign says: St. John's Anglican Cemetery
Location: Godrey road (S/W corner)
Status: Inactive (accepting family burials only)

I hope this clears up the confusion. From your location description, I believe I have attached the right sign to the right cemetery (I have pictures for all, having been there myself).

By the way, I love all the work you have done on your web site, and added it in many cases as an online resource for cemetery transcriptions.

Lorraine Sherren, UE
Chair, Cemetery Committee
OGS Kingston Branch
Added by Lorraine Sherren, U.E. on Jun 16, 2014 9:41 AM
Mary Klett
RE: Howard K. Baker
Hi Brant,

I've sent a message to Mr. Newman, but as yet, no reply. I posted a scan of the Bible page with the information about Howard and Virginia on Howard's memorial.

Mary :)
Added by Mary Klett on Jan 13, 2014 12:53 PM
Mary Klett
RE: Howard K. Baker
Hi Brant,

Gustave was married twice. The children, Virginia and Howard are with his first wife, Mary L. Nichols. He lived in Auburn, NY at the time. Florence Keeler is his second wife, much younger than himself. They just had the one child, my grandmother, Bertha Agnes Baker.

It can get confusing at times can't it? :)

Added by Mary Klett on Jan 13, 2014 12:51 PM
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