Bureau of Missing Persons Query by Mrs. Joann W. Wilson in September 1961
W148 WILSON, Mrs. Joann W., 5980 Myrtle Ave., Long Beach 5, Calif. Any info on: Nicholas George LIPPOLD b 1860 NY m Elsie SLOPER 1881. Wnt p of Mary Elizabeth RICHARDSON b 1855 Terre Haute Ind d 1934 Colo m 1872 William M WHELDON b 1845 Utica NY. Wnt w, p, of Griffith WHELDON b 1815 Wales d 1896 America ( f of Wm WHELDON). Also Interested in BEEZLEY 1828 Ind, Ohio; EARLL 1831 Ind; FITZJARRELL, III; KEENER, Pa; SLOPER m Daphne ALLEN 1865; Eliphlet IRWIN b Pa 1815.
About the above Query
The above query appeared in The Bureau of Missing Ancestors section also referred to as "Directory of Genealogists" which appeared in each issue of The Genealogical Helper. The queries pertained to the exchange of family information, request for help on family names, offers to aid others researching the same family lines, and other information on family surnames. MyGenShare.com has OCR'd the original text found in print format. Extensive attempts have been made to correct errors created by through the OCR process. Some errors may have been overlooked.
The county name which appears in parenthesis after the name and address of each entry is the county of residence of the querist.
The abbreviations in the parenthesis ( ) at the beginning of each query represent the following classifications: A- Amateur Genealogist (one who is just beginning in genealogical research); F-Family Genealogist (one who is working with a family group or organization on family lines); or P-Professional Genealogist (one who does genealogical research for a fee).
The following abbreviations were used throughout The Bureau of Missing Ancestors section. Abt-about; aft-after; anc-ancestor; ans-answer; b-born; bap-baptized; bd-birthdate; bef-birthdate; bef-before; bet-between; bpl-place of birth; bro-brother; bros-brothers; bur-buried; ca-circa; cem-cemetery; cen-census; ch-child of children; Co-Country; crspd-correspond; csn-cousin; CW-Civil War; d-died; dau-daughter; desc-descendant; desr-desire; div-divorced; dpl-place of death; f-father; fam-family; f-i-l-father-in-law; fol-following; gch-grandchildren; gf-grandfather; gp- grandparents; h-husband; 1-h-first husband; info-information; li-lived or living; m-married; m-1-marriage first; m-i-l-mother-in-law; mor-mother; mov-moved; nm-name; org-organization; p-parents, parentage; Par-Parish; poss-possibly; Pro-Province; prob-probably; rec-record; res-resided; RW-Revolutionary War; s-son; SASE-Self-addressed stamped envelope; sis-sister; sol-soldier; srnm-surname; Twp-Township; w-wife; 1-w-first wife; wid-widow; xch-exchange.