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Janet Nicholson (#47422619)
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Bio Photo I live in Brandon Manitoba and originally, I started out searching for my ancestors. Then recently, I decided to take photos of all the headstones on our local cemetery - which meant adding all the "residents" in also - this has turned into a full blown obsession and every weekend finds me stomping around the cemetery taking photos of headstones - a wonderful hobby.
My family tree is extensive, but my main lines are Montgomery, Barton, Rixon, and Nicholson.
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yvonne bilgin
RE: Albert A'Bear
THANKS VERY MUCH XXX is it ok for me to use the pic on my family tree pls?
Added by yvonne bilgin on Dec 19, 2014 3:32 AM
Maureen Joyce
RE: Joyce Family
Thank you so much Janet for sending me the information and for transferring the records over. I will write to get the photo of the grave. George Frederick Joyce was the head engineer for Brandon on the CP Rail. Other family members may be in this cemetery including the Anderson family. They were all pretty dynamic characters. Thanks again.
Sincerely, Maureen Joyce
Added by Maureen Joyce on Dec 02, 2014 12:54 PM
Maureen Joyce
Mary Jane Mckinnon Joyce
Thank you for creating this record. Mary Jane McAnerin (I have submitted a correction) Joyce is my great grandmother. The McAnerin name has often been transcribed incorrectly as it is very rare. She did come from Barnet Greater London.
Her parents were London City Missionaries. The McAnerin children came to Canada through the Home School Program.
Thanks again for your interest in recording these Brandon families.

Added by Maureen Joyce on Dec 02, 2014 12:02 AM
Sharon Fulton
RE: Gay Smith
Her parents were originally from Manitoba and I believe they lived in Brandon after they were married. They moved to Vancouver in 1948.

I don't really know much more - what I have was found on-line.
Added by Sharon Fulton on Oct 29, 2014 1:25 PM
Sharon Fulton
RE: Gay Smith
Thanks Janet!

You might be interested to know that this baby came from a long line of United Empire Loyalists and her mother wrote a book on the family history.
Added by Sharon Fulton on Oct 28, 2014 7:23 PM
Sharon Fulton
RE: Gay Smith
Thanks for the transfer Janet! I will try to get her linked to her parents eventually.

Is your permission to use the photo on my tree implied in the transfer?
Added by Sharon Fulton on Oct 28, 2014 10:16 AM
Ellie Morin
Eleonore Pratt Guy
Thank you again for your kindness in finding my aunts marker. I have been looking for her for 10 plus years. Blessings

Ellie
Added by Ellie Morin on Sep 12, 2014 10:12 PM
High Plains
RE: John Robert Hall
Thank you for the additional information, Janet.

He has been linked to his parents as requested.

Best wishes,
High Plains :)
Added by High Plains on Jul 31, 2014 2:27 PM
Helen Currie
RE: John Davidson - Brandon
There is a saying that many hands make less work and with Genealogy this is so true. Smiles
Added by Helen Currie on May 30, 2014 2:09 PM
bjsgd
Londry
Thanks for the transfer, Janet. Cudos to you for all your hard work.
Added by bjsgd on May 11, 2014 7:18 PM
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