Raymond Crump, son of a B-47 Stratojet bomber pilot, spent his childhood and teen years living in Ajijic and Guadalajara, Mexico, after his fatherís death in 1955.

 

He moved to California after graduating from high school in 1969 and returned to Mexico in 1976 to live there for another 3 years, then back to California, before moving to Ohio in 1999.

 

He has been working on his family history for about 18 years, particularly his fatherís family who were from North Carolina and he never knew well, because of his fatherís untimely death.