Author Archives: Brian DeGraaf

Grandmother’s parents and grandparents in her diary

My uncle mailed me a copy of a page from my late Grandmother (Franke) DeGraaf’s diary.  I received this on Thursday.  This page includes the names and birth information about her parents and grandparents.  The new information found in this … Continue reading

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Blanche I. Bangs Franke | Ancestry Hints

Blanche Isabelle (Bangs) Franke , great-grandmother -click HERE for family-tree view- Married to: Henry Cleveland Franke Two Ancestry.com Hints appeared after entering Blanche’s name and birth-date in my Ancestry.com Tree: Overview page after merging two Hints to Blanche’s profile: The … Continue reading

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Blanche Isabelle Bangs Franke

Blanche Isabelle Bangs , great-grandmother (click HERE for family-tree view) The ancestral line of my paternal grandmother’s mother traces back to both Kenelm and Josiah Winslow of Plymouth Colony in Massachusetts.   I have not done the genealogy research to … Continue reading

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