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Roy Woodruff (#47291486)
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I have been doing genealogy for over 20 years now. I have researched the Amherst/Clarence area of New York extensively because that is where a majority of my relatives settled. In addition, a small group of my family moved and settled in the Maple Grove Township of Saginaw County, Michigan. The other side of my family - one branch comes from old Connecticut and Vermont, settling in New York around the finger lakes, with a final move to the Buffalo, NY area. The other branch coming from Ontario, Canada.

My wife's family - one side goes back to Francis Cooke (who was on the Mayflower), settled in Massachusetts, moving to Ohio, and finally settling in Grand Haven area of Michigan. The other side of her family were from the south - Tennessee and North Carolina, moving to Missouri and Illinois and finally settling in Arkansas, with some moving to Michigan.

The families I am actively researching on my side include: Woodruff, Goodrich, Fillmore, Colegrove, Haskin(s), Rudd, Wood, Badger, Beiter, Blarr, Gillis, Malcolm, Mason, Schuster, Braunscheidel, Schneider, Brown, Jung, Wittenauer (Witnauer), Spoth, Herberger, Fritton, Metzinger, Therring, Emmendorfer, Lorenz, and Leising.

The families I am actively researching on my wife's side include: Bellah, Shaw, Johnson, Jansen, Andersson, Johansson, Clark, Perry, Proffer, Hovis, Wheat, Hudson, Smith, Brown, McClain, Reed, Damon, Brown, Cooke, and Warner.

I will happily transfer management of any memorials I am not a direct descendent of. Please use the edit tab on the memorial. Thanks!
I have been actively trying to take photos of the Tempe Double Butte Cemetery graves in Tempe, AZ. If you are related to anyone in this cemetery, please let me know - I will transfer to any relation in this cemetery (would rather have family manage the memorial)

For memorials of direct descendents / family members: I put a lot of time into the research of the people in these memorials, looking up obituaries and family history, adding dates and links to other family members, etc. I would prefer to keep managing those family memorials I am a direct descendent of. If we do share the same lineage, I would love to hear from you to share information and/or pictures and talk about our lineage. I would be happy to update information on any of those memorials where we share ancestors or link to other family members as needed.

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Islington
RE: Thomas and Lottie Black
does the burial records have plot locations, i will go back and take a pic of the whole stone in the future.
Added by Islington on Nov 25, 2014 6:07 PM
Susan Stollsteimer
RE: Paul Dickason
Paul Dickason was my mothers step-father and I grew up with my uncle's children.
Added by Susan Stollsteimer on Nov 13, 2014 5:04 PM
Julie A Raupp
RE: John Eddy
WOW! Howdy 5th cousin! We are both the same number of generations descended from Finlay Malcolm and Tryphena Wardwell. I tried looking for information on the Miss Eddy that Hugh Malcolm married and hit the same dead end that I'm sure you have. I looked in my Eddy Family Association Books and only found Hugh's brother John married a Mary Chapin Eddy and his sister Sarah Malcolm married Charles Eddy(my ancestors). I have a couple of resources that I wonder if you have. Alfred E Myers Database. AEM created the memorials for our common Malcolm ancestors, Findlay and Tryphena Malcolm. Click on his profile and there is a web address. I also checked out The Malcolm Family by John Karl Malcolm published in Ann Arbor Mi in 1950 from an electronic library and I have some info from it.
Added by Julie A Raupp on Nov 04, 2014 3:32 PM
Mairbair57
RE: Charles Black
Hello Roy! About Charles Black at Double Butte Cemetery, I have not yet found the "Black" link that connects us as relatives but there is a strong possibility that we are indeed distant relatives. If you would like to transfer him to me, that would be fine...I'll take good care of him! Mary
Added by Mairbair57 on Oct 03, 2014 3:23 PM
Stephanie Easley
RE: William Eddy
You're welcome! I flew halfway across the country to try to find my great-grandparents plot. With some investigative work and two hours of searching, I found them. I had about one hour until it was dark and attempted to find all seven plots of the seven requested by members. Yours was one of only two I was able to find. I'm sorry I cut off a little on the side, in my haste I didn't realize I had done so. Also, I only took a picture of the footstone because it had the information on it. There was a big headstone that said EDDY only. No first name or dates on it. I completely forgot to get a picture of it and didn't think to get it until after we left. For that I'm sorry. I'm back home, but plan to get a picture of the headstone when I go back.

Stephanie
Added by Stephanie Easley on Sep 30, 2014 12:53 PM
Lori Coffman Karabel
Thomas Lillico
Thank you for the transfer,Roy you made my day.
God Bless You...
Sincerely, Lori Coffman Karabel
Added by Lori Coffman Karabel on Sep 03, 2014 3:06 PM
Lori Coffman Karabel
Thomas Lillico
Thank you for the transfer,Roy you made my day.
God Bless You...
Sincerely, Lori Coffman Karabel
Added by Lori Coffman Karabel on Sep 03, 2014 3:06 PM
Kevin Elwell
WOODRUFF family of PA
I have a lot of Woodruff's from PA. PLEASE contact me!
Added by Kevin Elwell on Sep 02, 2014 1:18 PM
Kathryn (Sands) Beasley Coatney
That would be nice thanks
Yes I am distantly related. Thank you for the offer. Have a wonderful day Roy.
Added by Kathryn (Sands) Beasley C... on Aug 05, 2014 8:20 PM
Billie Bickford
Sloan's
You have been very helpful to me, now I can post information on our Sloans and of course I do not expect to have your Sloans transfered.
Thanks once again,
Billie
Added by Billie Bickford on Aug 05, 2014 9:08 AM
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