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From: Jack LaPeer <>
Subject: [MI-CCGS-L] Re: WALTER
Date: Sun, 23 Jul 2000 21:49:11 -0400
A copy of this response to the Email you sent me at my AOL address is being
sent to the Cheboygan County Genealogical Society (CCGS) mail list. I've
included a copy of your WALTER query with the hopes that one or more CCGS
members may be able to help you more directly. I am a CCGS member and know
that our group will help you where it can, in researching your family. If
you want to know more about the CCGS, including membership info, we have a
Also, there is a USGenWeb Cheboygan County website that is maintained by
one of our members at:
Your Email to me was the first step, Sherri, and this is the second one.
Hopefully one of our members will contact you directly at: <>
with some pertinent info on your WALTER line within the next few days. If
not, let me know.
>Date: Fri, 21 Jul 2000 19:36:29 EDT
>My grandmother's family settled in the Burt Lake area in the early 1900's.
>grandmother Sada Ellen Walter always said she was born in Burt Lake. My
>problem is that I can't find any information like Birth certificate or
>information on my grandmother' or her family. I visited the area in 1994 and
>met some people who knew my great grandfather and grandmother.I know they
>buried in the local cemetery. I didn't have a lot of time to spend there and
>they seems a little reluctant to talk to me about any detailed information
>(maybe they just didn't remember much). I was hoping you could tell me about
>the area and possibly what it may have been like from 1900-1940. Is it
>not to find any paper records due to the remoteness of the area? Are there
>any geological contacts you could refer me to that may be able to give me
>some additional information? I'd like to trace my family back from here but
>am at a standstill. My gg grandfather's name was Thomas H Walter.
>Thanks in advance for your help.
Portland, MI 48875
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