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Donald Rich (#47237248)
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Bio Photo Retired Senior Marine Corps Officer (Mustang) living in Tampa Fla. Researching family history and trees for surnames Rich, Webb, Marshall, Mathis & Wofford.

I have traced and documented my main family line (Rich) back to 1650 Virginia in Colonial America and many 3rd generation individuals participated in the revolutionary war.

The family arrived in Virginia in the 1650's from England and moved into North Carolina and then South Carolina, Georgia & Florida while others migrated west into Tennessee, Alabama, Texas & Illinois. Many family lines changed the surname "Rich" to Riche, Ritch, Reach and others,

It is an extremely large family & I have "documented" over 10,000 direct ancestors to date. I find a lot of personal history and like to add family members personal history & links.

I found many "family trees" in which the older ancestors were WRONG from simply following others previous errors and researchers focusing on their own branch. My goal became to document the ENTIRE family line in one complete database with supporting documentation for all.

When I join my ancestors in the long sleep my database and FAG memorials will be transfered to the Rich Family Assn. (RFA) for all to use.

If I request a memorial transfer be assured they are a close direct ancestor and it easier to make the updates, corrections & add links rather than burden you with that task.

I understand that you might have some "claim" to a memoral as a decendent BUT I would appreciate the transfer to keep the entire family line "in one easy to find place".

If you find a new "Rich" or variant gravesite, please let me know so I may assist you in research for the individual.

Sincerely;
Donald Rich CWO-4, USMC (Ret)

If you need a photo in the Hillsborough, Manatee or Polk County Florida area, please let me know.
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Ann O
Mary Ollie Rich Hasty
Hello!
I am researching the Hasty line and found the memorial you created for Mary Ollie Rich Hasty (#99658965). According to "Benjamin Hasty of Virginia and Descendants" by Warren H. Hasty, 2005, p35, Mary's mother was Mary Shrum. I didn't know whether or not you had this information. Thank you for creating this memorial. It verifies that Mary Ollie Rich was married to Jacob Watts Hasty and that she died in 1894.

Ann O.
Added by Ann O on Aug 21, 2014 12:40 PM
LostGeneration
RE: ???
The memorial name and number is in the Subject line of my message to you. Brenda Crane Rich is the name on the memorial.
Added by LostGeneration on Aug 13, 2014 11:47 AM
LostGeneration
Brenda K Crane Rich #80374802
Please remove the obituary scan you added to this memorial. LG
Added by LostGeneration on Aug 13, 2014 11:32 AM
Luteen Carroll
Cedar Cemetery
I live about 15 miles from Grayson Co.,TX might go over to the cemetery and have a look around!
Added by Luteen Carroll on Aug 08, 2014 7:33 PM
Luteen Carroll
Edward Cash
Hello again, just a note to say ours family'do connect. Allie Leonard Taylor had a brother J.L. Leonard "my family line" knew Billy Taylor. Edward has another son Joseph Price Rich his number is 89535852. Thanks I have the Leonard book so I'm running records thur ancestry.com and find a grave.
Added by Luteen Carroll on Aug 08, 2014 7:30 PM
Luteen Carroll
Margaret A Taylor Rich
Her parents are Charles Taylor & Allie L Leonard Taylor numbers 44010790 and 44010785, This is my family line Thanks for your work Luteen Her number is 85590560 Her in-laws names are Edward C & Frances Catherine Powell Rich
Added by Luteen Carroll on Aug 08, 2014 3:59 PM
Mark McCrady
Alto Franklin White
Donald, Thank You for adding the photo of Alto and Lovie Rich White to his memorial at Turner Cemetery in Clay County, Tennessee. This is my wife's Great Grandparents. Are you related?
Added by Mark McCrady on Jul 30, 2014 10:05 AM
Glenda Doyle
Jack Waddell Rich
Memorial #114767038. I added another photo for you today. Please let me know if it turns out straight on your end so I can adjust it I'd it didn't. Thanks. Glenda
Added by Glenda Doyle on Jul 28, 2014 7:47 PM
Toni Rich
Rich Family in Alabama
Donald, I would appreciate you transferring the Rich family members in St. Clair and Calhoun Cos, Alabama to me. These are my direct ancestors and I would like to manage them. As we have spoken about before, my family has had DNA testing done and we do not match the Rich family from England to Virginia.

Thanks...Toni Rich
Added by Toni Rich on Jul 20, 2014 2:11 PM
Morris Rich
Emanuel County Rich line..
I see that you maintain the page for Clarence Ed Rich buried in the Twin City Cemetery in Twin City, Ga. I am pretty sure this is my dad's (Ralph L. Rich) brother. I am trying to trace back my dad's line but can't get past his father yet. Do you have information on this line of Rich's in Emanuel County?
Added by Morris Rich on Jun 30, 2014 8:10 AM
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