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M.E. Packard (#47258537)
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Bio Photo I have always loved cemeteries, both for their aesthetic qualities and the infinite stories they contain about individuals, communities, and history as a whole.

This site is a wonderful escape for me; I appreciate the way it combines art, history, and paying respects to the deceased.

I take photos here in Polk County, Florida, 99.99 percent of whom are not my relatives. If you find that I've added a memorial for your Floridian friend or family member, I'll be happy to transfer the memorial to you if you wish. I'm also able to add information and return to get photos of nearby graves, etc.

I depend on generous Find A Grave volunteers to take photos for my own relatives in cemeteries in Michigan, Ohio, New York, and throughout New England. Thank you, thank you to all those who have created memorials and added photos and information for my family members in faraway states.

Although it is not my sole reason for contributing to this site, genealogy is my passion. I love to help others; please contact me for more information about any of my primary families of research. I have volumes. Literally.

Packard, Beal, Ford, and Everett in Michigan, New York State, and Massachusetts.

Rudisill and Miller in Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Michigan.

Rushmore in New York State and Long Island, also in Michigan.

Allard, Ray, Tracy, and Bingham in Vermont and New Hampshire.

Cloyd, Woodmansee, Mutchner, and Swihart in Ohio. Also Mutchner in Maryland and Cloyd in Virginia.

Wolnowski, Kwiatkowsky, Wilkewitz, Kummer, Wobbrock, and Jaffke in Detroit, Michigan and Prussia/Germany.

Kruzynski and Lewandowski in Toledo and Detroit.

Foye, Leach, Casson, Cruthers, Tice, Reardon, and McVey in Brooklyn and Manhattan.

Practically everyone in Massachusetts and Connecticut pre-1800.

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Larry Wales
RE: Everett- Scott
thank you for your time, it gives me a couple more puzzle pieces, Larry
Added by Larry Wales on Dec 01, 2014 6:09 PM
Larry Wales
Everett- Scott
Am trying to piece together my Grand mother's( Helen Wales) maternal side of the family. Her mother was Alice Dickerson Brown, Alice's mother was Helen Marr Scott Dickerson. They were related to William Everett I think through his wife, Cynthia Scott Everett (#16247185). My grand parents visited a Charles Everett in Michigan. Elizabeth Cranson was his sister. I'm wondering if you have anything on the Scott's that you could help me with, regards, Larry Wales
Added by Larry Wales on Nov 25, 2014 6:56 PM
K. Packard
Abigail Packard

I'm wondering how I may find Abigail Packard's grave. If my information is correct, she was born in 1733 to John Packard and Lydia Tomson Packard.

She married George Packard in 1766 after his first wife passed away in 1765.

She is the link to the Packard-Cooke connection so I'm keen on establishing lineage.

They had several children and their son George is buried in the Underhill Flats Cemetery.

It would be interesting for many of their descendants to find her.

Thanking in advance,

Kim Packard
Added by K. Packard on Oct 09, 2014 2:31 PM
Janet Buchanan
Do you by chance know Arthur and/or Reba Pickard personally? Seeking more information on them and descendants. Thank you.
Janet Buchanan
Added by Janet Buchanan on Sep 05, 2014 10:36 AM
Frank C. Hawkins
RE: Lydia
Thanks for the information...
Added by Frank C. Hawkins on Aug 01, 2014 7:35 AM
100876143 Hattie KUJAWA Wodarski
I just left an edit for you. If you need help/reasoning with the edit for the maiden name, please let me know. I have Kujawas in my family tree.
Added by dmcmanus on May 27, 2014 8:41 PM
Frank C. Hawkins
Lydia "Tomson" Packard (68265775)
Can you shed light on what looks like two distinct grave markers for Lydia? Trying to get an accurate death date - seem to be lots of differences not only on the headstones but in the literature as well! Thanks for any thoughts and insight...
Added by Frank C. Hawkins on May 24, 2014 6:49 AM
Roscoe & Mary Hammond transfers
Thank you so much for transferring these memorials to our care. It is much appreciated! Margie
Added by ScudderSander on Apr 27, 2014 11:35 AM
I added a Photo for Bertha Remez that you asked for. I also added Robert William and Stephanie Remez. Maybe you could add the family links if there are any.
Added by RickJam on Apr 22, 2014 5:16 PM
Mary E Foster Pfister
I didn't have a picture for the gravestone of Mary Edith Foster and her husband John Pfister (my great grandparents from my dad's dad's side) your picture is lovely :)

If you don't mind, may I copy your photo for my Ancestry entry for them?

Dianne Hansson (nee Pfister)

Added by Dianne on Apr 21, 2014 8:56 PM
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