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Carol Bestick (#46991759)
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Pamela Flibotte-Hollabaugh
Donald Flibotte #114450303
Would you please transfer Donald's memorial to me? He is my cousin. Thank you very much! Pam
Added by Pamela Flibotte-Hollabaug... on Aug 31, 2015 6:13 PM
Jim Croll
Elaine Tripp Prentiss
Hi Carol - FYI, your memorial for Elaine Prentiss is a duplicate for Memorial# 95722512. Jim Croll
Added by Jim Croll on Aug 31, 2015 9:08 AM
Stacey-Rae
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Good Day, if you are not related would you consider transferring memorial #51257352 to me? If you are related, could you tell me how? Claude's spouse Jean is my husband's first cousin, just trying to keep my tree neat & tidy. Thanks. My Find A Grave #48186753
Added by Stacey-Rae on Aug 18, 2015 1:17 PM
Alice Bamberg Bond
Bamberg memorial
Edmund Frederick Henry Bamberg was my dad's brother. If you are not related, would you, please, transfer this memorial to me? If you are related, would you, please, let me know?

Thank you!

Alice Bamberg Bond
Added by Alice Bamberg Bond on Aug 16, 2015 6:49 PM
Hamilton Smith
Peter Bolston Adams
Mr. Adams was the son of Deacon John Adams and Susanna Boylston. This information was provided by Melody Clark Nov 19 2010.

What was her reference material used?

Like most people tracing their lineage, I am looking for her source.

Hamilton Smith
Added by Hamilton Smith on Aug 12, 2015 6:42 PM
Leroy30
Find A Grave Memorial# 35057018
Do you know where this person passed away?
Added by Leroy30 on Aug 11, 2015 4:49 PM
martin c
Find A Grave Memorial# 26567958
Hi,i dont suppose you can give any info on this grave(location)please,trying to tie together a really difficult family tree and this may help a little,many thanks
Added by martin c on Jul 30, 2015 2:41 PM
JBrown, IA, MN, Calif, AustinTX
Re: French to Beal to Blanchard
Sorry, Carol, sent you details in my last message that I meant to send to someone else. However, I do need you to add the parent IDs I've sent through for Sarah French Beal, which you can do by the normal means

Thanks, Julia
Added by JBrown, IA, MN, Calif, Au... on Jul 29, 2015 12:10 AM
JBrown, IA, MN, Calif, AustinTX
French to Beal to Blanchard
Thanks, Carol. Added the ids. so you'll have to accept them.

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=29337712

REASONS
1, She has a birth date matching Joshua and Esther's Sarah.

2, She is one of these French's four or five top cemeteries, not in a county known to have Frenches of other DNA

3, Her spouse Eleazer had a Puritan biblical first name, even though it was getting "late in the game" to keep giving those to kids. My husband's Frenches were marrying other Puritans 80% of the time, true until the civil war killed too many Puritan-descended males of a certain age, so the "excess" women who normally would have married them started marrying men lots older or, if widowed with land, up to 10 years younger, or, done increasingly as time went on, switched to non-Puritans (in my husband's side, mostly Germans)

4, Her Blanchard grandchildren are in Brockton (Plymouth County), so are in one of the Frenches' major migration paths outward from Braintree. It's amazing those Blanchard children could all find jobs and stay so close, not have to fan out.

The original "ancestress" with very old stone, Grace French, Hancock Cem. in Quincy, was believed by some Frenches to have come from the Aldens of Plymouth, so it makes sense that French descendants are found down by Bridgewater (Brockton used to be North Bridgewater?) where the Aldens would be in greater numbers, with in-laws being part of the support system.

Grace being an Alden is a tradition rather than a fact, as no one wrote her maiden name down in her own era, possibly assuming "everybody knows it" was good enough!

Thanks for sending her along!

Julia
Added by JBrown, IA, MN, Calif, Au... on Jul 28, 2015 11:42 PM
Timna Sandoval
Grave #68058794
Hi Thank you so much for posting this I was wondering if you would be willing to transfer it over to me as this is my Grandmother. Thank you very Much
Added by Timna Sandoval on Jul 28, 2015 3:58 PM
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