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Tombstone Tuesday: Ray and Bessie (Reams) Draffen

Ray and Bessie (Reams) Draffen http://www.moniteau.net/cemetery/tiptonmasonic/draffen-bessie-ray.JPG – Photograph by Alan Sparks,  Moniteau County coordinator of the MOGenWeb Project. For my first Tombstone Tuesday, I am sharing this link to a photo of my maternal Grandfather and Grandmother’s grave site.  I … Continue reading

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First Post – part 1

Interest in my ancestry began about 2 years ago when I was handed some papers which were passed down to my parents.  My great-grandfather DeGraaf had received some letters from his cousin including an attached family tree.  Cousin Henry Cochrane … Continue reading

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