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WinslowJR (#46963316)
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Researching Cities/Towns: Grand Rapids, MI; Hebron, NH; Groton, NH; Bristol, NH; Lansingburgh/Troy, NY
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Elizabeth J
Groton NH
Greetings, Just wanted to offer my services if you need any research done in Groton, Hebron or Bristol for any of your family names. I am a Cemetery Trustee in Groton and would be happy to help if there is information you need.

Elizabeth Jespersen
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Added by Elizabeth J on Jan 22, 2016 6:14 PM
Lewis Clark
Blissveld Romance
Hello Jim,
Nice to hear from you! John Alexander Covode's house stood at 458 Fulton Street, E. Grand Rapids, in the "Heritage Hill" neighborhood. It appears to have been torn down some time ago and replaced with an apartment building. Hope this helps.
Added by Lewis Clark on Jan 19, 2016 7:45 AM
Russ Dodge
RE: Sidney T. Holmes
Howdy -

Unfortunately I know little of Sidney T. Holmes outside of his Congressional career. Sorry I couldnt be more help.
Added by Russ Dodge on Jan 17, 2016 5:42 PM
Are you a relative of the Ball's? Helen was my great grandfather Peter's brother Otto's daughter.
Added by Jean on Sep 21, 2015 9:08 AM
RE: KIMM Lineage
Your welcome! Glad I could help.
Added by RKosters on Oct 20, 2014 7:52 PM
Lewis Clark
(Judge) Charles Benton Blair
Hello Winslow,

Many thanks for your note on the 100th anniversary of the small film produced in Grand Rapids. To the best of my knowledge, my grandmother (Margaret C. Blair), her first cousin (Margaret Covode) and her aunt (Blanche Covode) took part in the little drama. Some of it was filmed at John A. Covode's home in Grand Rapids.

It will be wonderful if you are able to locate a photo of my great-grandfather. I have one of his father, James Blair, which came from the Public Library thanks to your efforts as I recall a while back.

Look forward to hearing more news.

Added by Lewis Clark on Oct 19, 2014 9:40 AM
RE: KIMM Lineage
Jim, I found Ruth in Woodlawn Cemetery and made a Memorial for her with your information. I have also linked her to her parents and 2nd husband William Beckwith.
Added by RKosters on Oct 17, 2014 6:55 PM
Lewis Clark
Charles Benton Blair
Hello Mr. Winslow Jr,

I have been trying in vain to locate a decent photo of my great-grandfather. Would you know of any source there in Grand Rapids? I have been using the newspaper photo from his obit, which is very poor quality. Since he was well known in the city, I would think that a good photo of him must exist there.

Best wishes,

Added by Lewis Clark on Sep 25, 2013 7:34 AM
Charles Holden
Thanks for the bio info., I have added it to his Memorial.
Added by RKosters on Jul 24, 2013 11:27 AM
Margaret Cooley
Also my line - thought this might be of interest:
brothers Gideon & Benjamin founders of Pittsford, Vermont
Margaret Cooley (F)
b. 13 November 1757, d. 1808

Margaret Cooley was born on 13 November 1757 at Greenwich, Worcester County, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of Benjamin Cooley and Mary Needham.1 On 27 July 1780 at Hardwick, Worcester County, Massachusetts, Margaret Cooley was married to Job Winslow.1 Margaret Cooley was married to Peter Rice, the son of Micah Rice of Guilford, Vermont. Peter was born 14 July 1745.1 She died in 1808 at near Pittsford, Rutland County, Vermont, at age 50 years.


[S523] Keatley, Vivien Bulloch. The Cooley Genealogy, the Descendants of Ensign Benjamin Cooley. Rutland, Vermont: Tuttle Publishing Co., 1941.
Added by KW on Jan 31, 2013 2:23 PM
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