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WinslowJR (#46963316)
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Bio Photo Researching Surnames; POWERS, DiPIAZZA, WINSLOW, KELLY, PIPP, BALL, HEATH, CURRIER, CHAFFEE, APTED, PUTNAM

Researching Cities/Towns: Grand Rapids, MI; Hebron, NH; Groton, NH; Bristol, NH; Lansingburgh/Troy, NY
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RLK
RE: KIMM Lineage
Your welcome! Glad I could help.
Randy
Added by RLK on Oct 20, 2014 7:52 PM
Lewis Clark
(Judge) Charles Benton Blair
Hello Winslow,

Many thanks for your note on the 100th anniversary of the small film produced in Grand Rapids. To the best of my knowledge, my grandmother (Margaret C. Blair), her first cousin (Margaret Covode) and her aunt (Blanche Covode) took part in the little drama. Some of it was filmed at John A. Covode's home in Grand Rapids.

It will be wonderful if you are able to locate a photo of my great-grandfather. I have one of his father, James Blair, which came from the Public Library thanks to your efforts as I recall a while back.

Look forward to hearing more news.

Lewis
Added by Lewis Clark on Oct 19, 2014 9:40 AM
RLK
RE: KIMM Lineage
Jim, I found Ruth in Woodlawn Cemetery and made a Memorial for her with your information. I have also linked her to her parents and 2nd husband William Beckwith.
Randy
Added by RLK on Oct 17, 2014 6:55 PM
Lewis Clark
Charles Benton Blair
Hello Mr. Winslow Jr,

I have been trying in vain to locate a decent photo of my great-grandfather. Would you know of any source there in Grand Rapids? I have been using the newspaper photo from his obit, which is very poor quality. Since he was well known in the city, I would think that a good photo of him must exist there.

Best wishes,

Lewis
Added by Lewis Clark on Sep 25, 2013 7:34 AM
RLK
Charles Holden
Thanks for the bio info., I have added it to his Memorial.
Randy
Added by RLK on Jul 24, 2013 11:27 AM
KW
Margaret Cooley
Also my line - thought this might be of interest:
brothers Gideon & Benjamin founders of Pittsford, Vermont
Margaret Cooley (F)
b. 13 November 1757, d. 1808

Margaret Cooley was born on 13 November 1757 at Greenwich, Worcester County, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of Benjamin Cooley and Mary Needham.1 On 27 July 1780 at Hardwick, Worcester County, Massachusetts, Margaret Cooley was married to Job Winslow.1 Margaret Cooley was married to Peter Rice, the son of Micah Rice of Guilford, Vermont. Peter was born 14 July 1745.1 She died in 1808 at near Pittsford, Rutland County, Vermont, at age 50 years.


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[S523] Keatley, Vivien Bulloch. The Cooley Genealogy, the Descendants of Ensign Benjamin Cooley. Rutland, Vermont: Tuttle Publishing Co., 1941.
Added by KW on Jan 31, 2013 2:23 PM
KathyCook
GRPLibrary
Hi .. It was nice meeting and talking with you at the library today. :) Kathy
Added by KathyCook on Oct 06, 2012 3:08 PM
Lewis Clark
RE: John A. Covode search on WMGS.org
Many thanks for your news! With best wishes to you and family for a Happy New Year 2012. I look forward to the follow-on information.
Added by Lewis Clark on Dec 28, 2011 3:24 PM
Lewis Clark
RE: John A. Covode search on WMGS.org
Hi Jim,

Thanks a lot for the information on John A. Covode, along with the interesting web site details. There is another contributor who should be visiting Oakhill Cemetery today to search for Blair & Covode lots. This will be very interesting for my part of the family "back East" and the few with whom I have contact in Grand Rapids.

Lewis
Added by Lewis Clark on Oct 11, 2010 7:35 AM
Lewis Clark
RE: John Covode Photo Request
Hello, Thank you for your messages. John Alexander Covode is our family member, who lived most of his adult life in Grand Rapids, having been born in Westmoreland County, PA. I know nothing of the film to which you refer, which sounds quite fascinating. I assume that he, like his sister Emma Blair, is buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, but I am not certain. John's daugter, Margaret (Covode) Lund (my grandmother's first cousin) lived most of her adult life in Mass. I do not know the name of John's wife.
Added by Lewis Clark on Oct 10, 2010 7:09 PM
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