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Marla (McWilliams) Fryman (#47229188)
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Bio Photo ABOUT ME: I'm a first generation California native. My folks came to San Diego as young father from Pennsylvania, and my mother from Oklahoma. I am married and we have two grown children. We live in Ramona, a rural town in the mountains above San Diego. Among my interests, genealogy is number one. I can't get enough of it. When I found this site, I didn't realize it's full potential until months later. I've been able to find photos of 2nd great grandparents' graves. I've submitted corrections for names and dates. I've reconnected with long lost family members, albeit over photos of their grave markers. I've found kin that I never knew existed. I've also found markers for family that were stillborn or died in infancy or childhood that I didn't yet even know their names. Find A Grave contributors are so helpful! The thoughtful souls that go out and fulfill photo requests will never fully know the depth of my gratitude. In turn, I'd be happy to fulfill any photo requests in my area.

PHOTO REQUESTS: I'd be happy to help with photo requests in all of San Diego County. Occasionally, I venture to Imperial, Orange, Riverside, and Los Angeles Counties. I love genealogy and would be thrilled to connect you with your friends or family.

PHOTO CREDITS: Any photos that I've posted are from my own personal collection, or posted with the permission of the owner(s). If you would like to use any of my photos posted on memorials, please feel free to do so as long as you give the photo credit to the person that is listed as the contributor. If it is mine, I'd appreciate a "Photo courtesy of Marla Fryman". I always give a photo credit if I am able to, and apprecitate the same in return. Thank you in advance for the mutual respect.

FAMILY TRANSFERS: If I have any memorials that are related to you, I'd be happy to transfer to family, as others have extended to me. If we are both related, then I'll hang on to them unless you are closer. Sound like a deal?

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Valerie McWilliams-Walstead
PS You and I are related via: Cynthia and Samuel are also my Great-Great Grandparents. I would love to talk to you about closer relations if you have the time. =)
Added by Valerie McWilliams-Walste... on Mar 19, 2014 10:36 AM
Valerie McWilliams-Walstead
Ted McWilliams

Iwas told that Ted was our family historian. I was hoping that he passed the information on to you.

I am looking for information on Robert McWilliams who migrated from North Ireland. Are you able to help?

Thanks a bunch =)
Added by Valerie McWilliams-Walste... on Mar 19, 2014 10:06 AM
Roberta Parks Groner
Lavina Uber
we are decendents Of Carlton A Uber who had sister by this name and approximate age--parents Frederick and Caroline C Uber, Middletown, Frederick, Maryland. Census from 1850)

Is this the same person? Do you have any info on the Family I am speaking of? Any help with locating their graves and info and upline beyond that will be greatly appreciated!
Added by Roberta Parks Groner on Aug 24, 2013 3:22 PM
Bob Pearson
Edward Sidley Pearson
Hi Marla

This is Robert V Pearson, Edward was my younger brother and I have been searching for information on him. Thank you for assisting me in my search. My mother, Margaret's maiden name was Barghausen not Barghousen or Barghauser. If you could help me make this correction it would much appreciated. Thank you Bob
Added by Bob Pearson on Jun 26, 2013 8:20 PM
Thank you
Thank you for all the hard you have done and are doing. Since my grandfather died, I never knew if my grandmother had or not. My grandparents are Robert and Georgina McWilliams. I almost cried finding the information. Robert was my bestfriend and I cried when he died, I was 12. Thank you so much for all of your hard work, it means a lot to me.

~Suzann Marie (McWilliams) Addison
Added by justcallmeque on Jun 20, 2013 3:19 PM
Peggie wallingford
Clarence E. Young
Hi Marla, my name is Peggie (Young) Wallingford and am the youngest child of Clarence & Eva Young from Westville, Ok. I saw your messge while looking at the info they had on my Dad. I have one sister and 2 brothers still living, my sister Pauline is 91 years old and lives in an assisted living facility and my 2 brothers, James & Eugene live in the Dallas, TX area. Would love to see if we really are related. You can E-mail me at if you like.

Regards, Peggie
Added by Peggie wallingford on Apr 13, 2013 7:31 PM
Hi cousin :)
Hi Marla,
My reason for contacting you is two fold. First, we are related through the Pearsons/Smiths. Elizabeth Smith, Clement Pearson's mother, was the sister of William Smith, my 4x great grandfather. If you have any info on the Smith's I would be very interested.
I also have a cemetery photo request- I believe my grandmother, Christina Ferguson Carrier, is buried in the San Pedro cemetery. She died in June 1938. You mentioned sometimes venturing to Los Angeles county. I have never been to California so if my request is out of the question, just say so!
I too am very much into the genealogy. I am not on find a grave very often unless something pops up through which I am on pretty much daily. Here is my personal email if you could please contact me that way.
Happy Hunting!
Added by Paula on Apr 02, 2013 12:13 PM
hi cousin :)
Hi Marla,
My purpose is contacting you is two fold. We are related through the Pearsons/Smiths. I was looking up Clement P
Added by Paula on Apr 02, 2013 12:03 PM
CJ Jackson
Vista Hill
Leona Kutzler is at La Vista Memorial Park in National City, if this is her? She already has a memorial # 102486999. Just type in her # in the search field, and it will come up for you. C.J.
Added by CJ Jackson on Feb 01, 2013 4:18 PM
Aunt Maria
She had a Chihuahua back in the 70's. What was its name?
Added by TSgtShoe on Jan 19, 2013 3:59 PM
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