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Ken Smith (#46985536)
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Bio Photo I have been interested in genealogy since the late '70s, when a cousin showed me a 1901 genealogy, "The Descendants of William Wood" in which my late grandmother was mentioned. I like this site and have made an effort to try to locate all the ancestor graves I can. I'm always available to take grave photos in the Twin City area, that is, when they're not under two feet of snow.

Feel free to contact me with additional information or corrections. I will gladly transfer any memorial that I created that is your direct family member and not mine. You may use any pictures I add to memorials.

If I send you a biography or information about any memorial that you manage and you are no longer interested in maintaining that memorial, I will be glad to accept a transfer.
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Susan M S
RE: Jane Jeffrey Pembury
No worries. Have fun!
Added by Susan M S on Oct 18, 2016 1:11 PM
Susan M S
RE: Jane Jeffrey Pembury
Hi Ken
I hope you are not cross with me.... ;)

I do a search on Pembury and the England and it comes up with 4 .

this is the old one....

I have just finished photographing the new burial ground and the New cemetery. Have not done the old one. Probably too many graves too difficult to read!

Best wishes Susan
Added by Susan M S on Oct 18, 2016 11:45 AM
Susan M S
Jane Jeffery Pembury
HI Ken

Just to let you know that Jane is in the incorrect cemetery.

She would have been buried in the OLD church of St Peter in Pembury not this new church which was only consecrated in 1845.

This is what it says:
Pembury has two churches dedicated to St Peter. The oldest, known as the Old Church, stands outside the modern village in the woods to the north of the A228 bypass. The newer building, known as the Upper Church, stands in the heart of the village on Hastings Road.
The plan of the Old Church and the little Norman window above the South door indicate that the original Church dates from 1147 at least, or even 1100AD. Most of the present Church was built in 1337 by John Colepeper of Bayhall. He also built the chantry chapel of St Mary in the churchyard in 1355 but this was pulled down at the Dissolution of the smaller Monasteries in 1547 and three windows in the body of the Church were inserted with the money gained from the sale of the lead which had covered the chapel.

I hope this helps.

Best wishes
Added by Susan M S on Oct 18, 2016 6:37 AM
RE: Jane Jeffrey
That is awesome! I don't suppose you still have the pages from Mr. Threlfall? I haven't picked up his book quite yet but it's on my wishlist. :)
Added by bsktcase on Oct 05, 2016 1:00 AM
Jane __ Thompson Jefferie #117444975
The profile for Jane is amazing! I have seen her will reproduced in several publications including NEHGR and none of them picked up on the very obvious mentions of her Thompson children and late husband [grandchildren's grandfather] Roger Thompson. Did you research and write this interpretation yourself, or is there a source? Do you have any idea where the 1592 Jefferie marriage date comes from? Thanks for your awesome work!
Added by bsktcase on Oct 04, 2016 1:36 PM
Rev. Heather Lash-McKay
# 116082709 Rev. William Noyes
According to Genealogical record of some of the Noyes descendants of James Nicholas and Peter Noyes
by Noyes, Henry Erastus, 1839-1919; Noyes, Harriette Eliza, b. 1848, joint author

Published 1904
Topics Noyes family, Noyes family (James Noyes, 1608-1656), Noyes family (Nicholas Noyes, 1615?-1701)
William's wife was Anne ( Parker) Noyes. Her will dated Mar 18th, 1665 attests that her sons, Rev Nicolas Noyes and Rev, James resided in England at the time of her will. I have provided the transcript to William's page with a link to the book for reference.

See pages 44-46
Added by Rev. Heather Lash-McKay on Sep 20, 2016 12:30 PM
Bill Bradford
RE: Benjamin Burr 1602-1681
Ken, Thanks for your quick reply. The person who put the photo there (Shellg71) isn't responding to me so I thought I'd try you. Bill Bradford
Added by Bill Bradford on Aug 27, 2016 6:28 AM
Bill Bradford
Benjamin Burr 1602-1681
Ken, One of my ancestors is Benjamin Burr. Looking at his gravesite info there are two monuments. One with the founders of Hartford, Ct. and the other is a black granite obelisk with a LOT of other Burr family info on it. I have been to the site of the tall white obelisk in downtown Hartford but the black one isn't there. Can you tell me where it is? The person who put the picture there is "shellg71" but I haven't been able to get a response from her. Also, are you descended from the Burr family line?
Added by Bill Bradford on Aug 25, 2016 7:52 AM
Mrs. Bee
Betsey Morehouse
Thanks for the edits!
Added by Mrs. Bee on Aug 12, 2016 3:01 PM
Penny Dix Noneman
RE: Elijah Dix Sr.
You can link parents and children even if you do not manage the memorial. Just click on edit, and the choice will be there. After the information is reviewed it will be added.
Added by Penny Dix Noneman on Aug 10, 2016 5:47 PM
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