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Greg Volk (#48138686)
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Bio Photo I started on my family tree in 6th grade (1972) when I wrote a report about my ancestors who settled in Minnesota, and have been fascinated with genealogy ever since. During college, I spent my spring breaks and summer months visiting cemeteries, courthouses and genealogy libraries while my contemporaries were no doubt up to other things. Find-a-Grave has blossomed into a wonderful resource, though I hope eventually individuals can be linked with "Family Tree" profiles at Family Search.

My grandparents:
Albert Lee Volk
Della Margaret Henrietta Buelow Volk
Henry "Warren" Denison
Frances "Evelyn" Thornson Denison

My wife Ruth's parents:
Lavere Burchett
Marjorie Ruth Morris Burchett
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Richard Jacobsen
RE: Alexander Volk 111450668... again
There was no stone for Alexander, although his name appears numerous times on his daughter's stone. That is in the uppermost part of the cemetery at the back. BUT, on re-reading his obit, he is survived by a daughter with the last name of Pettis. This are many stones with that last name in this cemetery. Perhaps we walked right by his stone, if he was buried next to or near this daughter.

The cemetery is multilevels, and a difficult one to walk. Also there are numerous large pine trees and their debris has covered some stones completely.
R. Jacobsen
Added by Richard Jacobsen on Sep 16, 2014 2:09 PM
memories live on
RE: Thanks for the photo of the Steins
You are very welcome. Glad I could help.
Added by memories live on on Sep 14, 2014 7:35 AM
Steve
RE: Thanks for all the photos of the Thorns
You're most welcome. I'm glad that I could help.
Added by Steve on Sep 13, 2014 3:19 AM
GRAY LADY
RE: Clara Volk Walker, Woodland Cemetery
I think so I am in the precess of Downloading them.
Added by GRAY LADY on Sep 10, 2014 1:31 PM
5chandlers
RE: Catharine Weaver #22108013
yikes! thanks for forwarding that info, that was quite an error I made there.
Added by 5chandlers on Sep 09, 2014 10:33 AM
Connie Clark
RE: Thanks for the photo of the Warricks
Done :) and added one from the camera of them together.
Added by Connie Clark on Sep 07, 2014 2:03 PM
Connie Clark
RE: Thanks for the photo of the Warricks
We knew it went upside down , sorry , iPhone ! I am greeting ready to fix it, best wishes, Connie and Wayne
Added by Connie Clark on Sep 07, 2014 1:51 PM
Mark McCrady
RE: Thanks for the photo of the Yokes
Thank You, Greg, I was happy to do it.
Added by Mark McCrady on Sep 04, 2014 12:56 PM
Bette Downs Hickok
RE: Mary Spalding
Hi Greg,
My ancestor link is Jacob, (1696-1728) younger brother to Josiah. The hand drawn map is about 4 feet wide by 6 or 7 feet high. It has been framed and glass covered, and bolted to the wall in the town clerk's office in Plainfield, CT. I took two photos of the map, the one I posted and a larger one, but I do not find Josiah buried near Jacob. If you are not in the CT area, you could contact the Killingly Historical Society, Marilyn Labbe, and she could research for a very small fee. They have a web site, also phone is:(860) 779-7250, open Wed and Sat. Fabulous resource. If you want a copy of my larger map photo, please send me your home email address.
Added by Bette Downs Hickok on Sep 03, 2014 2:08 PM
Bette Downs Hickok
RE: Mary Spalding
The letters and numbers are not very visable in the photo. I had to identify the marker from its location, and by feeling the MS, and then the date. Never expected to find this ancestor's marker. Bette
Added by Bette Downs Hickok on Sep 03, 2014 1:13 PM
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