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My name is Jack Gilchrist and I am the Web Cool Master of this site.

This site has 400+ users (family only), documents 7000+ relatives and has a collection of over 4000+ family pictures.  In some cases our family can be traced back into the early 1500s.  Family names being researched include: Brock, Weaver, Critchlow, Yetter, Gilchrist, McFadden, Ellenberger, Orr, Miller, VanDyke, Hoffman, Stevens, Shaffer, Atwell, Snay and Ghost.

Leave me a message if something in your branch of the tree needs updated.  Feel free to invite other family members to the site, post your own messages or add some more family pictures, etc.

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 Deborah (Critchlow) Miller, daughter of Nevin and Catherine Critchlow died on 19 June 2015 in Findley Township, Mercer Co., PA after a long struggle with Cancer. 
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May 29, 2015
A site member said: Critchlow Reunion at Noon on 11 July 2015. See hot link below for location details.
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Announcements:Critchlow Reunion - New Location
Posted by: Jack Gilchrist on May 29 2015 12:42

Reunion 11 July 2015 at new location

CRITCHLOW REUNION

Note change of date: July 11th, 2015

Held at Cliff and Sondra Buchanan’s place, 102 Kipper Lane, Harrisville, PA

Travel 1 mile south of Harrisville on Rt. 8 from the traffic light. Turn right on Kipper Lane and follow it to end.

LUNCH SERVED AT 12:00 SHARP

Bring a well filled picnic basket to share, also your table service.

Cold drink and coffee will be provided.

·SHOW AND TELL-wood crafts, quilts, art work, etc.

·SILENT AUCTION-please bring items new and/or old to be bid upon (tickets sold there, 5 for a dollar).

·FAMILY PHOTOS-to display

·MUSICAL TALENTS TO SHARE

Also, please bring along any new family information to update records.

Looking forward to seeing you all here!

Cliff and Sondra Buchanan 724-735-2863

Jeff and Tracey Knox 724-735-2769

Please forward this email to your family members if they did not get it. You can also email us back with any new email address at: tjknox@embarqmail.com Thanks

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Obituaries:Deceased Profiles Updated to include FaG References
Posted by: Jack Gilchrist on Mar 22 2013 12:40

For those family members that are now deceased and whom I have either created or found on the Find a Grave web site updates have been completed.

These updates now give the Find a Grave memorial ID # so you may find them on Find a Grave and read their BIO and traverse to other family members, also deceased, that are directly related to them.

I have found the FaG web site to be very helpful in tracking down details about our family ancestors. Many folks contribute to this information and they also frequently volunteer to run down details about our family including finding their burial locations and even taking pictures of their grave markers for us.

I hope this helps those of you who are interested explore our family tree and determine not only how we are related but how our ancestors lived their lives in the "Good Old Days".

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This Web site:"How To" Getting your current family genealogy records
Posted by: Jack Gilchrist on Mar 22 2012 11:03

A bug that has existed now for several months does not allow me to post any updates to our family genealogy reports (ancestors and/or descendants) in PDF format. I have been posting all the main family branches each January.

However, I will be happy to generate this PDF genealogy reports, either ancestors and/or descendants, for any person you wish in our 7000 person family tree. Just drop me a line (by Email .. jackgilchrist@yahoo.com) and I will send you the branches of our family history you have requested.

As always, if you see any information that needs deleted, updated and/or added just let me know and I will be happy to take care of it. This includes mug shots as I use the best I can find but you can always send me something you like better.

Jack

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Announcements:Nancy Lynn (Dunlap) Barnett Retires
Posted by: Jack Gilchrist on Mar 14 2012 18:43

After 31 years as a Department of Defense civilian employee Nancy will retire to Merritt Island, Florida. See attached article.

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Genealogy:Family Ancestors Documented on Find A Grave
Posted by: Jack Gilchrist on Mar 7 2010 19:50

I have been documenting many of our ancestors on the Find A Grave web site. This site also allows you to navigate through the family tree of our past ancestors. Follow the link below if you wish to visit this site and review the information.

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=mr&MRid=47124171

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