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Martin Weybright (#47169053)
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I strive for Quality, not Quantity

Requests to other editors:

All Messages and requests to me should be civil and polite. No sarcasm please!

Please use the EDIT function on a memorial for all messages, requests, TRANSFERS, etc. concerning that memorial.

Before starting a new cemetery, be sure to check to make sure the cemetery does not already exist.

Biographical information and obituaries should not be included in a virtual flower.

If you know the places of birth and death, why don't you fill them in at the top of the memorial. It's not that hard. Go the extra mile!

Think outside the box.

Please let me know about any corrections or links. If you find any errors or incomplete birth and death dates in my postings, contact me through the EDIT-button at the right top of the memorial. I'd be happy to make the corrections, links and additions.

Please do not ask me to add unsubstantiated / unsourced claims that the person is related in some way to a famous person.

If you ask me to add info from the photo of a grave marker, especially an old one, please give me the exact dates, etc., that you want added, so that I am spared having to try to decipher the marker.

Transfer requests should be individual and specific and must be made by using the EDIT function on the memorial in question. If you are requesting a transfer based on relationship, please state that relationship. I am flexible on your connection to the person and will make transfers outside the guidelines at my discretion. I have been disappointed when I did make a transfer and the transferee did nothing to improve the memorial or even worse deletes what I have added.

In the case of competing requests for a transfer or I have have a connection to the person, I will use the guidelines.

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Historian and genealogist.

I have been doing genealogy on both sides of the Atlantic for over 27 years. My work on Find A Grave is NOT a hobby, but a service to others.

I majored in history at Duke, did graduate work in history at the Univ. of South Carolina, graduated from the Univ. of Florida Law School and practiced law for 30 years, much of it in the land title industry. I have an EFM certificate from the School of Theology, University of the South.

Through my mother, I am a ninth generation member of the Weybright (sometimes spelled Waybright) Family in America, a member of the First Families of Ohio and a direct descendant of Capt. Martin Weybright III, of the Lancaster County (PA.) Militia. who is on the DAR patriots list and paradoxically was a member of the pacifist German Baptist Brethren (Church of the Brethren). His father, Martin II and grandparents, Martin I and Margaretha, had arrived in Philadelphia in 1730 from Germany aboard the ship Loyal Judith and settled in Lancaster.

My grandfather, W E Durr, M.D. practiced in Glencoe, Ohio, from after World War I until his death in 1947. In the course of his practice, he delivered many babies, including my mother and one of my brothers. I have over 1,300 of his Physician's Birth Records, but these are probably many more records that I do not have. I put these birth records into 4 spiral bound books and gave the original books to the Ohio Genealogical Society's Library in Mansfield, Ohio, gave one copy to the Genealogical Section of the Hutton Library in Barnesville, Ohio, and kept one copy for myself.

Through my great grandfather, Cornelius "Neal" Rice (1844-1933), I am a member of Civil War Families of Ohio. During Sherman's March to the Sea, he was captured at Irwin's Crossroads, Georgia, taken to the county jail in Sandersville and then to the county jail in Milledgeville, then the state capital of Georgia. He escaped from the jail and walked home to Greenville, Ohio.

Through my father, I am a first generation American and a dual citizen of the USA and the Republic of Ireland.

Names in my family tree are: Calvert, Varty, Moore, Durr. Rice, Burgan, Weybright or Waybright, Koontz, Fetter, Mehring and lots more.

Places in my tree are Stuart and Bradenton, Florida; Belmont, Darke, Miami, Montgomery, Holmes & Wayne counties, Ohio; Carroll County, Maryland; Lancaster, Somerset & Adams counties, Pennsylvania; Eastern Massachusetts; Counties Armagh, Antrim, Down, Dublin & Monaghan, Ireland; the West Riding of Yorkshire, England; Southern Germany, and more.

Denominations in my tree include Episcopal, Christian Science, Presbyterian, Lutheran, Methodist, Moravian, German Baptist Brethren (Church of the Brethren}, Roman Catholic, etc.

Places I've lived, worked or spent time in are Manatee, Alachua, Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie & Indian River counties, Florida; Suffolk, Norfolk, Middlesex, Worcester & Plymouth counties, Massachusetts; Belmont, Darke, Montgomery & Erie counties, Ohio; Rutland County, Vermont; Chautauqua County, New York; Durham County, North Carolina; Richland & Sumter counties, South Carolina; Counties Armagh, Antrim, Down, Dublin & Monaghan, Ireland; London, England; etc.


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Paula J
Weldon Brown
I deleted this duplicate memorial prior to receiving your note. I am still in the process of double checking my entries for this cemetery (Fernhill) and have found several. I will have them all checke by the end of the week :)

Since you appear to be adding the remainder, I am going to concentrate on the photos. Have a grand day!
Added by Paula J on Jul 23, 2014 2:37 PM
Kevin Barrow
Duplicate listings?
You have duplicate listings for Dawn O'Dell Engle (d. June 16, 2014) with different cemeteries. She was laid to rest in Ithica Cemetery, not Abbottsville.
Added by Kevin Barrow on Jul 18, 2014 8:51 PM
Patricia (Patti) Joy Berndsen Jacko
Helen Dawley
add to bio
Added by Patricia (Patti) Joy Bern... on Jul 17, 2014 5:03 PM
RE: Edward
your welcome
Added by Micah on Jul 13, 2014 5:23 PM

is this right?
Added by Micah on Jul 13, 2014 3:52 PM
Mary Louise Guerin Toms
Ben zoric
Thank you for including our family friend Ben zoric. He was a good and kind man who loved his family and horses. I so often think of him and alice. Very good people.
Added by Mary Louise Guerin Toms on Jul 10, 2014 1:10 AM
Mary Enzor Smith
Eva Seignious Murray
Eva is now linked back with her husband. Thanks for calling my attention to her being dropped as spouse. I do love this new edit system as it really saves all of us a lot of time but I guess sometimes things happen.
Added by Mary Enzor Smith on Jul 07, 2014 8:32 AM
Howard A Sutherland
RE: All Saints Cemetery
Great, thanks.
Added by Howard A Sutherland on Jul 04, 2014 4:41 PM
E Brunson
Koon photos
Thank you for the message--but I didn't take the photos.
Added by E Brunson on Jul 04, 2014 12:48 PM
Lynn Sexton
Ferris LeBlanc d. 1973 New Orleans
I was wondering how you knew where this man had been born. Does he have a marker at the cemetery? Media says he was buried with 4 others at the potter's field...wondering if they are buried together?

His name did not come up when I requested it in the Holt Cemetery, so I began a memorial page for him, only to discover yours.

I thought it sad that these 4 men had never been claimed (nor the others ID'ed) and thought they should at least have a marker of some kind.

Would you mind sharing what you know?
Added by Lynn Sexton on Jul 03, 2014 3:34 AM
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