R Durfee

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Location United States
Introduction I filled out my first family group sheet before I was nine years old and have been interested in family history ever since. *Began researching John D. Lee’s ancestry in 1990, while living in Virginia, then moved to Utah for two years where I continued researching at the Family History Library. I have made multiple trips to Randolph County to consult original records on John D. Lee and his family. *Served as Vice-President of JDLee Family Organization for 8 years. Served as Genealogy VP for 8 years. *Family History Consultant for more than 16 years. *Member of: Utah Genealogical Society; Randolph County (Illinois) Genealogical Society and National Genealogical Society. * Became a member of Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) in December 2007 with John Doyle as the ancestor and added information on his wife, Chloe Smith. Added Mary, wife of Henry Smith as a new ancestor in the DAR data base. * Served as Regent for 2 years and Registrar for 3 years in Mogollon Chapter. Became a charter member of the Gila Valley Chapter of DAR in 2014.
Interests My family, family history, scrapbooks, photography, cooking and recipe collecting