I started this WordPress blog to compare with my Blogger blog- leemwithey.blogspot.com/ I’m using this in conjunction with my personal websites. leemwithey.com and leewithey.com. The Lee M Withey site involves my family genealogy. The Lee Withey site is marine related concerning my past experiences and also involves reloading, a hobby that I enjoyed for many years. I’m a retired merchant marine chief engineer. MS is the reason for my early retirement.

10-17-2015!!! I’m using WordPress for future activity and putting Blogger on the back burner.

6 thoughts on “About”

  1. Lee,
    Here’s a link to a video I created with Calvin College emeritus professor Ken Bratt about the Withey Mausoleum in Oak Hill Cemetery in Grand Rapids.

    Scott Harmsen

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    • Dear Scott,
      This is absolutely fantastic !!!!! and I’m looking forward to showing it to my other family members. Is it OK for me to put this link on my family genealogy websites? Thanks again for sending me this link. I’m getting ready to show it to my mother. She will love it!!!
      Best regards, Lee M Withey


  2. Lee,
    Very nice site, lost of information and beautiful photos!!. My name is Bob Hicks and I am doing research for the Los Alamos New Mexico Historical Society in preparation for the Los Alamos Boys Ranch 100th anniversary next year. Your relative Lee Mackie Woodruff Jr attended LARS as a teen 1940-1943. We are trying to contact as many relatives or others who might have information they would be willing to share or invite to attend the event in Los Alamos, New Mexico. the lead for the LARS project is

    Sharon Snyder email: shar5992@gmail.com
    my email is hicksrob@rocketmail.com.
    The Los Alamos Historical Society web page is http://www.losalamoshistory.org/

    We would like as much information about Lee Jr as you would be willing to share for the exhibit. our focus is how were the lives of the LARS teenagers changed by their experience at the boys ranch

    I have created an ancestry.com site for my research into Lee, I would be happy to share that site or any/all information with you. let me know. Tell me, was Lee married one two or three times??? (Kathleen, Lee and Lois)

    Most respectfully,

    Bob Hicks


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