|Carolyn Wickens (#47178843)|
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|An ameteur genealogist (inheriting all deceased family members' work), an archivist and a family historian, I am descended from Daniel Boone, Thomas Farmer, Isaiah Washburn, SR, Elisha Moore of KY and MO, Edmund Rutter, SR of KY and MO, Henry Walz of Germany and Charles Chaussee originally of Montreal, Canada. |
My sons are descended from James Wickens of England, James Corke of England, William Elder Summerville and those are the lines I am pursuing at Find A Grave.
My other entries are from various pages photocopied at libraries as I travel north and south hunting obituaries, burials and other info on both direct and collateral lines in the family.
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|Kay G. Richards||43047226 Timothy Giles|
This is one of my cousins, he is in Choatesville Cem. I would love for you to transfer this to me if possible. His Father, my Uncle is George Giles, Jr. #70076305.
Kay Giles Richards
|Kay G. Richards||43047288 Kay Giles|
Could you please transfer Kays page to me as she is my grandmother and I would love to keep the family together. Kay (Catherine Brown Giles) was married to my Grandfather, George Washington Giles Sr., they are in Choatesville Cem.
Thank you for all you do for Find a Grave, it is certainly a wonderful memorial for all our deceased.
Kay Giles Richards
|Jan Bouffard||RE: Prudence Summerville Cookinham|
You're welcome. Thank you for taking photos of the headstones at Silver Lake Cemetery. I've been using them in my family tree on Ancestry.com. I haven't been to Silver Lake Cemetery in over 40 years, and I was surprised to see how the markers have fallen into disrepair. Both my grandmother Prudence Cookinham and great-grandmother Elizabeth Summerville were on the cemetery committee back in the day. One of their objectives was to keep the cemetery neat and in good repair. It seems no one is doing that any more. Also, I've added some photos I have of Charles Henry, Prudence, and the four girls -- Helen, Harriet, Leah and Gertrude -- to their respective memorials.
|Jan Bouffard||Prudence Summerville Cookinham|
Carolyn, your information for location of death for Prudence Summerville Cookinham is incorrect. At the time of her death, she was residing at Riverside Manor Nursing Home in Ames, Iowa. Prudence is my grandmother and she did live with her step-daughter Leah Cookinham Forster (my mother) and family in Gurnee, Illinois from 1951 to 1967. In the fall of 1967, she went to live in Ames, Iowa with her daughter, Gertrude Cookinham Smith. It was determined that Prudence needed more specialized care and that's when she became a resident of Riverside Manor (early 1968 as I remember). She was there about 2 years before her death on 03 Dec 1969; we buried her at Silver Lake Cemetery in Ayrshire, Iowa on 06 Dec 1969 (in one of the worst blizzards I've ever seen). Thanks in advance for making this change on Nanny's memorial. She helped raise me from a baby to a teenager, and I miss her every day.
Thank you so much Carolyn
Added by Glory on Feb 20, 2015 9:19 AM
|Gale Boetius Perez||Tullberg Edits (thank you)|
Thank you, Carolyn, that was sure fast!
|Robert M. Owens||Find-a-grave memorial 48062576|
I saw your memorial for Lonnie Mae Brumback Tincher on Find-a-grave (Switzer Cem). You list her parents as Ben Franklin Brumback and Tobitha Frances Allen Brumback (my great-grandparents). Would you be kind enough to add their links to the memorial so it will show up as related? Ben's memorial number is 113857530 and Tabitha's is 113130758. They are all 3 buried at Switzer Cem along with several other of my Brumback relatives.
Thank you for considering this,
|Jeanne Pritchett||RE: Lillian M Smith Eik|
I like what you did with Lillian's memorial, I think that anybody researching her will be able to understand it.
Thank you so much for the work you did on her!!
|anonymous||YEARBOOK PHOTO OF GEORGE WICKENS|
I RAN INTO THIS YEARBOOK PHOTO OF GEORGE E. WICKENS IN A 1912 IOWA YR. BOOK. I AM WONDERING IF YOU WOULD LIKE IT ADDED TO HIS MEMORIAL. THE INFORMATION IS:
MORNINGSIDE COLLEGE, SIOUX CITY, IOWA.
Hello, I am requesting the transfer of some of my direct descendants' memorials:
112038618 - Lloyd Raymond Holmes
112039107 - Mamie (Dean) Holmes
My ID# - 48354826
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