Posting from the old guestbook (2001-2008)
08/06/08 19:01:59 GMT
Name: luann s. evans lee
My Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: marion, indiana 46953
john philip from wales was my eighth great grandfather. i would welcome any relatives
of mine to email me. i can go down the list to show how relate to grandpa philip.
04/02/08 10:21:49 GMT
Name: LUANN EVANS
My Email: Egrandmawuwu@hotmail.com Location: marion, indiana
I AM THE TENTH GENERATION OF JOHN AND ELIN PHILLIP. MY LIST GOES AS FOLLOWS: JOHN
PHILLIP, GRIFFITH JOHN I, GRIFFITH JOHN II, ABIA JOHN, GRIFFITH JOHN III, ETHAN
ALLEN JOHN, MARIE ANGELINE JOHN, GARNET CHRIST, MARILYN COCHRAN, LUANN EVANS LEE.
PLEASE GIVE ME ANY INFORMATION ON MY JOHN FAMILY. THANK YOU
11/20/07 17:27:47 GMT
Name: G. E. Meehan
My Email: Egemeehan@fuse.net Location: Middletown, Butler, OH
I am a direct descendant of Griffith John,Robert,Jehu,Asenath, Albert John Creacraft,Asenath,Clara
Maude Morris, Clara Louise Kincaid, G.E. Meehan. Thanks
07/06/07 02:03:48 GMT
Name: Roy Glispy
My Email: email@example.com Location: Utah
My father was James G Russell, His father was Marion L Russell.My father changed
his name to James Earnest Glispy in 1917 when he went in the marines, He died
in 1964 in salt lake city, He lived in utah from 1919 to his death in 1964, email
me if interested, Roy
06/07/07 01:34:28 GMT
Name: Frank Johns
My Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: portland,oregon
Hi my name is Frank Johns my father was born Walter Elwood John in 1908.His father
was Harry Orleans John who was the son of Jerimiah moore John who was the son
of Abia John and so on back to John Phillips, the Army had added an S to my fathers
last name when he joined the army in 1926 I was unhappy to see that his name was
listed only as living john under children of Harry John also there is no mention
of my uncle Franks wife or children . Hank Deemer if you read this please give
me your address and I will send you a book compiled by George W John of Plymouth
Meeting Pa showing All family members from Griffith John Sr to present (1979)
This book about 80 pages was sent to my father in 1979 his copy was labled #9
if anyone else is interested let me know!
05/06/07 19:53:33 GMT
Name: Marla Mallory
My Email: Marla_mallory@msn,com
Hi, I was looking at the entries for James Peter Barnt and found your page. I
am one of his descendants. We have more information to add if you are interested
in additional family members.
03/10/07 14:05:29 GMT
Name: Hank Deemer MY URL: http://hank.deemer.com/
My Email: hank.deemer.com Location: Lancaster Co., PA
Garth wrote, "I have added my own try off of yours on Ancestory.com"
I have NO data posted in the trees on Ancestry.com. Any data attributed to me
on that site was "borrowed" from data I posted at Rootsweb. Ancestry
allows anyone to post additions to their trees. As a result there is a lot if
very wrong data posted there. I've found several really significant errors in
data that's attributed to me -- but it's not mine. Ancestry's trees are NOT to
be relied on!!
02/01/07 22:24:08 GMT
Name: Garth Pellett
My Email: email@example.com Location:
I am a decendent of Mary John who Married Francis Pellett. You upladed to Ancestory.com
where I found my Father Alex Harry Pellett. I have added my own try off of yours
on Ancestory.com. You can view it as the Alex H Pellett Tree.
12/10/06 08:25:54 GMT
Name: Terri Fisher MY URL: Visit Me
My Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: California
I am related from Rebecca John>Hannah Harmon>John Sechler>Joseph Sechler>JY
Sechler>Lizzie Sechler>William Dixon>Minnie Dixon>Me Terri Fisher.
Love to hear from any of my cousins
12/22/05 15:56:12 GMT
Name: Kimberly Griffith-Lewis
My Email: RaptureYes@aol.com Location: Myrtle Beach, SC
I am a descendent of Arthur Griffith who was born in Charleston, SC approx 1880+.
Would love to get some 'Griffith' history or lineage. Please feel free to stay
08/25/05 02:04:25 GMT
Name: Linda Thomson
My Email: email@example.com Location: Colorado
I am related to Griffith John as follows: Griffith John, Abel John, Mary John,
Abel John Pellett, Seth Pellett, Henry Pellett, Clifford Pellett, Elma Pellett,
and finally me - Linda (McCracken) Thomson.
09/19/04 19:55:27 GMT
Name: Terry Stoffer
My Email: TBS1963@sssnet.com Location: Ohio
My great grandmother was Matilda John, daughter of Abner, who was the son of Benjamin,
son of Griffith, son of Joshua, son of Griffith, who immigrated in 1709. I have
the book and also helped by submitting some information to it.
09/14/04 00:52:34 GMT
Name: Christine John Phillips
My Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: Livonia MI
I am a descendent of the John family of Gomer and Elida Ohio. My uncle was Don
John who transcribed the diary of Eliza. Great to meet all of you cousins!
08/30/04 19:34:49 GMT
Name: JoEllyn Paschkewitz
My Email: email@example.com Location: Waukesha, WI
WOW! This is great to have our own web site dedicated to the descendents of Griffith
John. My lineage is through my great grandmother's line. Lets see my great x2
grandmother was Melissa John. Her father was Griffith John III whose dad was Abia
John, whose dad was Griffith John II, whose dad was Griffith John Sr whose dad
was Phillip John. Phillip was born in the 1600's. I do have more info but for
now this is enough. If any one else is from the line or wants to know more you
can email me at firstname.lastname@example.org This could be very informative.
08/03/04 05:50:22 GMT
Name: Rich Clingman
My Email: RGClingman@comcast.net Location: Federal Way, WA
Related to Cefus Day JOHN. My email has changed.
06/03/04 13:23:40 GMT
Name: Ted Robbins
My Email: email@example.com Location: Swansea UK
I was told by my grandparents that Griffith John was my Great Great Great Great
Great Great uncle. He lived very close to my old family Home in the Greenhill
area of Swansea, and there is a plaque to commemerate him,directly opposite.
05/17/04 03:52:20 GMT
My Email: JASHUNTSMAN@MSN.COM Location:
Thanks for all the wonderful information. My line comes from Griffith John to
Robert John to Jehu John to Lydia John who married Lewis Bond.
05/04/04 12:16:36 GMT
Name: Terry Stoffer
My Email: TBS1963@sssnet.com Location: Massillon, Ohio
I am a descendant of Griffith John. My great grandmother was the daughter of Abner
John & Rebecca Spencer. My line is through Joshua John, son of Griffith the
03/16/04 05:49:19 GMT
Name: Rich Clingman
My Email: RGClingman@comcast.net Location: Federal Way, WA
New email address is RGClingman@comcast.net. Researching Cephas Day John.
09/30/03 03:35:41 GMT
Name: Vee McNees
My Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: New Market, Iowa
Just found this web site. I descend thrugh Griffith John, Mary John Thomason,
L.B. Garrard and me.
08/07/03 03:35:49 GMT
Name: KRIS WADE
My Email: KWADE23288@AOL.COM Location: ELIDA, OHIO
I WAS SO EXCITED TO SEE ALL THE INFORMATION ON THE JOHN FAMILY - GRIFFITH JOHN,SR.
WOULD BE MY GR.X4GRANDFATHER, JESSIE GRX3 GRANDFATHER,FRANCIS GRX2 GRANDFATHER,EDITH
PEARL GR.GRANDMOTHER,RUTH NAOMI MORGAN HOLTZAPPLE GRANDMOTHER(STILL LIVING),LYNDA
HOLTZAPPLE EVANS MOTHER, AND ME
07/30/03 00:24:12 GMT
Name: Ronald Arthur Flynn
My Email: email@example.com Location: Lakewood, California
My father was Arthur Lester Flynn, Mother Florence Corinne Berry. Grandfather,
Lester Arthur Flynn, Grandmother, Mary Azeathy John. I would love to hear from
any relatives who would like to correspond and share family news and genealogy.
07/09/03 22:39:29 GMT
Name: Diana Quinones
My Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: Birmingham AL
I have a new email addy: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. I have E B JOHN,
son of Levi JOHN and Eliza RETTEW, married to Mary Ann LANDIS, sister of my grgrandfather.
Would like to find 'living' descendents of E B John and Mary Ann thru their children:
Descendants of Edwin Bridget John 1 Edwin Bridget John b: June 01, 1835 in Chester
Co PA d: April 18, 1911 in Kenilworth, Coventry, Chester Co PA Burial: Mt Zion
Cemetery, Pottstown PA . +Mary Ann Landis b: December 15, 1839 in Chester Co PA
m: January 11, 1866 d: January 27, 1916 in Chester Co PA Burial: Mt Zion Cemetery,
Pottstown PA ........ 2 William L John b: 1867 d: 1945 Burial: Mt Zion Cemetery,
Pottstown PA ........ 2 Ella John b: 1869 ............ +Louis I Keen b: 1865 ........
2 Amanda John b: August 1870 ............ +Ira C Holsopple b: September 1871 m:
December 1900 d: January 1963 ........ 2 Harvey E John b: 1873 ............ +Lillie
Major ........ 2 Norman R John b: October 1875 ............ +Emma Miller b: 1878
........ 2 Frank M John b: 1877 ............ +Hannah
07/04/03 21:08:39 GMT
Name: Mary Ledbetter
My Email: email@example.com Location: MidMichigan
My children are descended from: Eliza Roush Louisa John (Henry Roush) Griffith
John (Rachael Miller) Abia John and Martha John
05/17/03 02:51:30 GMT
Name: MarleneChantlerWiggins MY URL: Visit Me
My Email: Email Me Location: West Palm Beach Florida
I'm related to the Phillips side,David,Abia Phillips
04/03/03 01:38:47 GMT
Name: Debbie Daley MY URL: Visit Me
My Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: Erie, PA
I am descended from Phebe Brenholtz who married Nathaniel Hipple. They moved to
Jefferson Co., PA I believe that she is the same Phebe whose mother was Pamela
John. I am still working on the proofs
01/29/03 05:34:01 GMT
Name: Rich Clingman
My Email: RGClingman@attbi.com Location: Federal Way, WA
Related to Cefus Day JOHN.
01/22/03 15:16:47 GMT
Name: julie foust
My Email: JULIEANDSHAWN@HOTMAIL.COM Location: delphos,ohio
I AM THE DAUGHTER OF RAYMOND E. FOUST AND RUTH ANN JOSEPH. AMANDA AND RAYMOND
L. FOUST ARE MY GRANDPARENTS, THIS IS VERY INTERESTING,FINDING INFO LIKE THIS,
THANK YOU SO VERY MUCH,,, JULIE
12/20/02 03:59:26 GMT
Name: MJ. Siatos
My Email: www.MGreeks@charter.net Location: Alton Il.
I'm related through Belinda Rakestraw. I'm glad to have found your site Thanks
for your hard work.
10/23/02 01:00:34 GMT
Name: Luann S. LEE
My Email: 2520 WEST 10TH ST. Location: MARION, INDIANA
I CAN'T WAIT TO HEAR MORE ON THIS. I HAVEN'T SPENT SUCH AN ENJOYABLE EVENING LEARNING
ABOUT MY FAMILY IN A LONG TIME. I HAVE MORE INFORMATION ON OUR CONTINUING FAMILIES
IF ANY ONE WANTS THE INFORMATION. I WOULD APPRECIATE IT IF YOU WOULD SHARE YOUR
INFORMATION WITH ME TOO. THANK YOU!
10/16/02 18:20:02 GMT
Name: Sharon John
My Email: email@example.com Location: New Zealand
Have just sent a message but may have left the first S off my E-mail address What
a wonderful web site very very interesting. Hope to make some connection to my
10/16/02 18:16:58 GMT
Name: Sharon John
My Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: New Zealand
A very very interesting Web Site What a find Many thanks to the person or persons
that have put this site together
10/05/02 04:53:15 GMT
Name: patty bowman (nee stevens)
My Email: email@example.com Location: ontario, canada
I am the granddaughter of charlotte bobb stevens. I have three sisters, carole,
jody and susan. I am a middle child. My dad is BOBB M. Stevens. He has a sister
Marilyn. I live in canada with my husband jim. we have three children Jessica-19
(previous marriage) Tyler-12 and Kevin-9. It is awesome to find ALL the relatives
and we can communicate so easily. PLease e-mail me.
09/30/02 20:32:58 GMT
Name: John Riley
My Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: phoenixville, PA
Direct descendant of Griffith, Reuben, Robert, Levi, Edwin, Harvey, Mary Buckwalter
John (my grandmother). Have some pretty extensive data on descendants from Levi
to current if anyone has an interest. If communicating with me by e-mail, please
put "John Family" in heading so I don't automatically delete it along
with the rest of the junk mail.
07/30/02 13:01:33 GMT
Name: Lee Carr MY URL: Visit Me
My Email: email@example.com Location: Arkansas
Hello, My line comes down through Samuel John and Ann Jenkins, down from their
son, Ebenezer John and Sarah Bailey to David Johns and Elizabeth Fogelsong, to
Thomas Jefferson Johns and Susannah Dawson Berry, who were my GG-Grandparents.
I am grateful for this site! Thank you!
07/23/02 18:52:38 GMT
Name: Jeff Lewis MY URL: Visit Me
My Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: New Jersey, USA
07/17/02 17:24:41 GMT
Name: Elizabeth Aarhus
My Email: email@example.com Location: San Diego, CA
WOW! I'm so excited to have found another link to my past. Thank you! I am a direct
decendant of Griffith John also. My maiden name is Elizabeth John. I have a daughter
Jamie Alecia Aarhus, born May 14, 1989 in Charleston, SC. You may add her if you
07/16/02 04:15:05 GMT
Name: Eric Scot Shank
My Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: Delancey Pa.
I have been lookin up Shank family sites for a long time, but this is the first
time I ever found my birth name in full.
06/24/02 14:56:46 GMT
Name: Beatrice Phillips Plumley
My Email: email@example.com Location: Wellsboro,Pa, Tioga County
A wonderful website,My grandfather was Walter Clyde Phillips and my great grandfather
was Jackson D. Phillips.
06/05/02 16:55:45 GMT
Name: Deborah L. Austin
My Email: Daustin firstname.lastname@example.org Location: Pomona, Missouri
My Great-Grandmother was Alta May Nungesser.
05/12/02 06:36:52 GMT
Name: Lisa Pressel Combs
My Email: KYHobo@aol.com Location: Seattle, Washington
I am a direct decendant of Griffith SR. My maternal great grand father and mother
were Warren Christ and Maria ANGELINE Johns. Thank you for this website. Cousins
are welcome to email me!
04/24/02 22:14:13 GMT
Name: Susan Sawasky
My Email: email@example.com Location: Clarkston, MI
My maiden name is Jerrett. I saw my great grandparents names in here. (Charles
Calvin Bobb and Harriet White) One of their children, my grandmother is Edna Bobb
and she married Harris Jerrett. However the last name is mispelled as shown in
this site. I have spoken with my father (Harris Ross Jerrett, Jr.) regarding this
mispelling and he said as far as he has ever known, our last name has always been
04/21/02 20:33:12 GMT
Name: Ronald Arthur Flynn MY URL: Visit Me
My Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: Lakewood, California
My grandmother was Mary Azeathy John, married to Lester Arthr Flynn. My dad was
Arthur Lester Flynn. I am the eldest son born 1-17-43 Santa Monica CA. My brothers
are Kenneth LeRoy Flynn and Robert Wesley Flynn. I am married to Carolyn Jo Weber
3-16-1944 and have two children: Victor Allen 5-24-1966 and Cinda LuAnn 10-13-1970.
I am new to family research. I ran into your web site while looking for a geneology
program for my PC.
04/07/02 20:35:56 GMT
Name: Viola Gouvion MY URL: Visit Me
My Email: email@example.com Location: St. Paul, KS
Sent an e-mail about Teresa Snooks' family, parents, brothers and sisters. You
were working on your computer, so I hope you get it. If not you can contact me
at my e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. God Bless Viola Gouvion
03/12/02 06:04:28 GMT
Name: Jackie Danalewich
My Email: email@example.com Location: Westerville Ohio
Joshua Phillips and Sarah Etta McFall are my great-great-grandparents.
02/12/02 17:26:07 GMT
Name: Kevin Davis
My Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: Alum Bank, PA 15521
I am not sure if this is the same lineage as my ancestors but I am interested
in finding more about The Hiram Davis who was the father of Israel Davis and if
they were from the area where I live. I am currently liviing in Bedford County
and I believe that Mary Bowers was also from a prominant local family. WRITE ME!!!
01/24/02 01:14:09 GMT
Name: Jerome Phillips
My Email: email@example.com Location: Omaha, NE
Wonderful web site.
01/15/02 01:45:01 GMT
Name: Laurel Meadows MY URL: Visit Me
My Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: Boise, Idaho
I am just getting into all this, but I am decended from Griffith throuth Rebecca,
Hannah Harviot, Thomas then Mary Jane Sechler, Harriet White, then my gm Charlotte
(Bobb) Stevens. Iam glad there are so many "cousins" out there. I'd
be glad to hear from any of you.
01/15/02 00:33:02 GMT
Name: Judy H. Sorenson MY URL: Visit Me
My Email: email@example.com Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
Your website is excellent! Congratulations! I also have Marijane's book and find
it most helpful. Since it is out of print, it is most beneficial to others that
you are adding much of it to this website. I descend from: Griffith Sr, Griffith
Jr., Abia and Martha John, Elida and Sarah (Hughes) John, Hugh Lindsay and Laura
(Diller) John, Barclay and Mary Ann (Trimble) John, Nevada John and Harvey Holman,
myself. A few years ago, my husband and I visited the cemeteries where our early
Johns were buried in Pennsylvania. Marijane and Win Zerphey and Tom and Mary Wright
were our tour guides. We also visited with Henry Deemer and wife and viewed the
lovely sampler of our ancestor, Martha John. It was a trip of a lifetime for us.
01/11/02 20:12:13 GMT
Name: Joe Eckhardt
My Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: Near Philadelphia
Very intelligent website. I found it very useful, as I am a descendant of Samuel
12/28/01 01:09:44 GMT
Name: Aaron Houseknecht
My Email: email@example.com Location: Seattle, Wa
Interesting website. I have just stumbled onto it. I am a descendant of Clara
Phillips b. abt 1869 and James Houseknecht. I know that we are not in your descendant
12/12/01 03:45:12 GMT
Name: Pat Schuknecht
My Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: MO
Just found this site. I'm also from the John line and I have the book by Marijane.
My family is in it starting on page 41, Mary John 1773-1846 married Francis Pellett.
Their daughter Marry Pellett 1804-1859 married George Kennedy.
12/10/01 14:55:44 GMT
Name: Leslie E. Thompson
My Email: email@example.com Location: Sarasota, Fl
Hi Cousins, I am the Granddaughter of Eva Mary John Moseley. Which makes Abia
& Martha my GreatsX4. Elida & Sarah were my GreatsX3. From there the descendency
is Edwin Elida to his son Wilbur Howard, to my Grandmother Eva Mary, to my mother
Norma Mae. Anybody else share any of these descendents with me? Love to hear from
12/09/01 19:36:28 GMT
Name: Leslie John Deemer
My Email: LDeemer1@twcny.rr.com Location: Liverpool, New York 13088
Henry is my first cousin and has done a wonderful job with his work here and tracing
our family history. Kudo's to Henry. I would love to hear from cousins and find
out more about our family history and family tree. In these times of National
Crisis and War it is great to know that many in our family have served our country
so well. Hnery's father and my father served in World War II and before them their
grandfather and his brothers served the Union Army in the Civli War. My brothers
and I served in the Army and Marines durning the sixties. My nephews served as
a Navy Seal and Marine Recon in the 80's and 90's.
12/08/01 18:21:23 GMT
Name: Tom Wright
My Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: South Central PA
Griffith, Sr was my 5th Great Grandfather. My line is Griffith, Sr., Griffith,
Jr., Abia, Perry, William Underwood, Mary Ann Jefferies John Heritage, Esther
Heritage Wright, and ME. I have approximately 13,000 people in my database that
are connected to the John family. I'm willing to exchange information with any
12/08/01 16:47:17 GMT
Name: Natalie Burrows MY URL: Visit Me
My Email: N.Burrows@att.net Location: NJ/PA
I am seeking a connection between the John Family and my ancestor, David Davis
(c.1750-1820), married to Nancy (?) and perhaps others, and producing children:
Abner, Thomas, David, Joseph, John, Betsy and Elijah. They lived in Northumberland
and Montour counties, PA, for at least some of their lives. David and son Joseph
(b. 1800; m. Elizabeth Hamer) were also Quaker for some part of their lives. I
believe the Thomas Davis or Davises who married Rebecca John and Grace John were
part of this family. There are too many coincidences, too numerous to list, to
overlook the link between these two families.
12/07/01 19:32:55 GMT
Name: Jan Johnson/Seavey H. Johnson
My Email: email@example.com Location: Phoenix,AZ
Hi-Everyone I met up with 3rd cousin Hank Deemer last week- we share the same
g-g parents my parents are Seavey Harold Johnson/ Elva May Schultz Mary Annette
Hughes was my dad's mom! Love to all! Jan
12/07/01 16:12:57 GMT
Name: Gloria J John
My Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: Catonsville (Baltimore), Maryland
Heny had another great idea when he set up this forum and guest book. I look forward
to meeting all of the cousins. Jesse Jones is my gggrandfather;Charles Elliott
is my ggranfather; Otis Ray, my granfather; and George S John is my father. ID
I3316 at World Connect
12/07/01 05:34:12 GMT
Name: Diana Quinones
My Email: email@example.com Location: Birmingham AL
My gr-grandfather's sister Mary Ann LANDIS was married to Edwin B JOHN, son of
Levi JOHN and Elisa Ann RETTEW. Does anyone connect to this line? I would love
to be in touch with anyone in this JOHN/LANDIS line! I have LANDIS information
to share! firstname.lastname@example.org Thank you for a great JOHN website here!
12/07/01 04:43:14 GMT
Name: Carol Strawbridge John
My Email: email@example.com Location: Maryland
12/07/01 03:12:57 GMT
Name: Christine John Phillips
My Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Location:
Interested in talking to other family members!