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Bill Lavery (#48126425)
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Bio Photo Hello: I am principally interested in finding links to the Kimberl(e)y, McCarthy, Lavery and Peters families.

The KIMBERLY/WODDARD family came up from the USA to the Perth, ON, area around 1818 and spread throughout Ontario from that area, and then some to Saskatchewan and BC.

The PETERS/MANTLER family, originally farmers in the Ukraine, came up to Saskatchewan from Texas and S. Dakota around 1901 after the disastrous hurricane in Galveston, Texas, in 1900.

The MCCARTHY/LYON family moved from Bandon, Cork, Ireland, to Ottawa, ON, in the 1840s and then my branch of the McCarthys moved to Winnipeg and some, later to BC. Another branch moved from Ottawa to Kenora, Tulsa, Denver, Los Angeles and Albuquerque. Some remained in the Ottawa area but are hard to trace.

The LAVERY/TURKINGTON family, moved from Magheralin, south of Belfast to Winnipeg in 1911 and others to Treherne, Manitoba, in 1928. Most of the Canadian branch of the family remains in Manitoba but some are in Ontario, British Columbia & Oklahoma. Most of the Laverys, however, remain in N. Ireland (not under the name "Lavery" as they are the descendants of two sisters.) Bill Lavery, May 22, 2013
(Recently a branch of the Lavery family
which emigrated to Baltimore, Maryland, in the 1800s and whose descendants are still living there has been discovered. Jan. 2014)
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Garth Woodward
sometime this month I will be back in Treherne, and I will take close-up photos of the Latimer stone that show the dates better. There are some Latimers in the Rossendale Cemetery as well, which I photographed last year. They are related to these Latimers
Added by Garth Woodward on May 07, 2015 12:58 PM
Garth Woodward
if you click on the picture several times larger versions of the picture will come up. There are still a few more Latimer pictures to come...
Added by Garth Woodward on May 06, 2015 8:40 PM
Garth Woodward
Latimer and Sturton
Hi. I uploaded a photo of the gravestone for Robert John Latimer and his wife Mabel, nee Sturton. Then I realized the photo quality wasn't so good, so about 15 minutes later I uploaded the same picture but with higher quality. Unfortunately, it is still a little bit hard to read, when it comes to Robert's birth date. Sorry about that.
Added by Garth Woodward on May 06, 2015 8:38 PM
Garth Woodward
Latimer graves in Treherne, Manitoba
Hi. I recently was taking pictures in the Woodlands (East Treherne) Cemetery, Treherne, Manitoba. I took pictures of all the graves for certain surnames that I know, and Latimer is one of them. I see you already have created memorials for many of these Latimers. I was wondering if you could create photo requests for all the Latimers you have in that cemetery, and then when I add the pictures I could get credit for doing photo requests :) I added a picture to one of the Latimers there already. Thanks
Added by Garth Woodward on May 05, 2015 9:40 PM
Find A Grave Memorial# 113714394
Have James Samuel Wodruff Kimberley marriage license to Hanna Nelson, age 17, of Beachburg dated Jan.15 1891 and we believe that she's the mother of Mary Pearl ~ however, we don't have a date of death for her and the only date of marriage for James to Catherine Mousseau is dated 1919 (which we speculate to be a re-marriage after his conversion from Baptist to R.C.)~ therefore wondering what information led you to designate Mary Pearl as half-sister to James Albert?
Thanks for your time, Bev
Added by BLB on Feb 17, 2015 3:05 PM
Harold & Wanda Blackwell
RE: Graves in KC
Thanks, I just called over there and got their answering machine. Thought they were open until noon, guess I was wrong. The reason for asking who was the oldest I was thinking the family plot would be under the oldest name and the others would be interred with them.
Added by Harold & Wanda Blackwell on Nov 01, 2014 10:43 AM
Harold & Wanda Blackwell
RE: Campbell Requests
I thought maybe I would give them a call and see what I can do. Which of the Campbell members is the oldest?

No big deal on the bb team. At least we did'nt get swept. Without their ace pitcher I think it would have been a walk-in-the-park. My heart is on the weak side so I didn't even watch the last two games.
Added by Harold & Wanda Blackwell on Nov 01, 2014 10:23 AM
Harold & Wanda Blackwell
Campbell Requests
Did you get any information on the location of the Campbell markers?
Added by Harold & Wanda Blackwell on Nov 01, 2014 10:11 AM
Harold & Wanda Blackwell
Photo Requests
Thanks for adding the photos to the memorials.

The photo requests you made we can do if you call the cemetery and get their locations. If a non-family person calls to get the info there will be a charge for the service.
Their info:
Mount Washington Cemetery
Added by Harold & Wanda Blackwell on Oct 22, 2014 7:55 AM
Harold & Wanda Blackwell
McIntyre Transfers
Forgot to ask in the previous message for their transfers.
James McIntyre (#112561799) and Jane McIntyre (#112561831) are my grandmother's, Emily McIntyre, direct ancestors.
My contributor number is 46805926.

I live in the Kansas City area and would be more than happy to help you in this area with photos, etc.
Added by Harold & Wanda Blackwell on Oct 21, 2014 6:34 AM
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