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Sabrina Aldridge (#46802518)
 member for 8 years, 10 months, 19 days
RE: Charles Jackson Smith
I am not a descendant of Charles Jackson Smith. My husband is a descendant of the George Smith of Frederick County, Maryland. His descendant, Daniel Smith migrated to Stark County, Ohio where the family remained for a couple centuries. I don't see Charles Jackson Smith anywhere in the family tree. It doesn't sound like I can be of any help, but let me know if I can.
- Bridget

Added by B.A.Smith on May 26, 2014 4:52 PM

Sheila Morring
RE: Vinnie Bell Mills Morring
Vinnie is the daughter of George Washington Mills born 1869 and Fannie Elizabeth Gray born 1873, all are buried in Madison Co. Alabama. I did go and add her parents to her page. I don't know how your Robert Mills is connected to George. George's father is John Fletcher Mills born 1844 in TN died 1914. Might be a connection somewhere just got to keep looking.

Added by Sheila Morring on May 04, 2014 8:26 AM

Please keep my family in your prayers following the loss of my uncle Franklin Rogers, who passed away yesterday from cancer. If you have time I would appreciate virtual flowers for his Find A Grave memorial 128627148. I am very blessed to have my friends on this site. Thank you,

Added by Cadmus on Apr 28, 2014 1:56 PM
I have corrected a typo in the posting I provided for you for members of the Ball family on several of the Ball posts. I had used the word "sisters" instead of "daughters" when referring to the daughters of B.L. and Sallie Indiana Hayes Ball. I left off Claude Ball, and he has been added to the corrected version.

If you are kind enough to make the correction or addition to the site, I would appreciate you using this version on the listing for those individuals buried in this cemetery who are listed below.

This is what it should have read. Several of these children are buried in the Shane Cemetery as well as BL's second wife, S.E. Ball and his first wife, Sallie.

Broomfield Leander (B.L.) Ball and his wife Sallie Indiana Hayes Ball, were married in Giles County, Tenn., March 2., 1873. Their sons were John Hugh "Jehu" Ball, 1877-1933, Rufus Tolbert Ball, 1873-1952, Bascum Texas "Bass" Ball, 1878-1957, Thomas Larimore, 1886-1955, Claude Ball, 1884-1953, and Willie Mack Ball, 1889-1951. Their daughters were Cora Lee Ball Carvell, 1881-1956, Anna Rebecca Ball Green, 1892-1960, and Joseph Ethel Ball Binkley, 1895-1923. B.L. and Sallie are buried in the Shane Cemetery in Culleoka, Maury County, Tenn. Sallie was born in Granville County, N.C., and moved to Giles County, Tenn., as a small child. Sallie was the daughter of Stephen Hayes and Rebecca Puryear Hayes, both of Granville County, N.C. Stephen's father was Simeon Hayes and his mother was Mary Hester. Rebecca's father was Robert Harmon Puryear and her mother was Rebecca ?. Broomfield was born in Giles County, Tenn., and was the son of John D. Ball, a native of North Carolina, who was the son of John Ball, who brought his family to Giles County in the 1830s. Leander's mother, Rhoda Carpenter Ball, was the daughter of Hensley Carpenter and Rhoda Mayes Carpenter, both of Amherst County, Va., who came to Giles County, Tenn., before 1820. Rhoda Mayes' father was Robert Mayes (mother was Elizabeth ?). Hensley's father was Benjamin Carpenter (mother was Mary ?).

Added by on Mar 13, 2014 11:57 AM
B.L. Ball Shane Cemetery
I see you have used my photo of Broomfield Leander Ball and his wife Sallie Indiana Hayes Ball (my ancestors) that I posted as though it is a photo of Ella Ball. This is a family photo that hung on the wall of Sallie and Broomfield's daughter's home until her death. It is now privately owned by my cousin. I shared this for accuracy, and now it is improperly linked. Broomfield Leander Ball was born March 5, 1851 and died Nov. 7, 1928. He married Sallie Indiana Hayes on March 2, 1873, in Giles County, Tenn., where he was born. Sallie was born in North Carolina in Dec. of 1854. She died Jan. 17, 1918. They had nine children. This photo of them was made the same day they had a family portrait made with all of their children, including my great grandmother, Cora. Please correct this.

Added by on Feb 14, 2014 10:02 PM

Dj Bonner
Andrew Hocutt
Thank you for updating the information! Donna Jean

Added by Dj Bonner on Jan 29, 2014 2:01 PM

Peter Hakze
Kathryn Groot Van Til
Hi Kathryn,

I asked you on 8 December already to link Kathryn to her parents Reinder Van Til, Find A Grave nr. 107534772, and Lamke, Find A Grave nr. 107561120, but I haven't seen any (re)action from you yet ....
If you'll don't react now within two weks I'm forced to create a "double memorial".

Added by Peter Hakze on Jan 02, 2014 2:40 AM

Robin Agarwal
BLAKE transfer
Thank you so much!

Added by Robin Agarwal on Aug 26, 2013 7:32 PM

Janet Holder
Ambra (A.J.) Jeptha Thompson
Ambra (A.J.) Jeptha Thompson
I am not certain he is buried there. I would assume he was buried beside Marthat Pearl.
Since he died 1974, I know my Grandmother would have had the date put on the grave. She has be gone since 1990 and my
Mom passed on 2010. Had I known this was in question, I would have surely asked her before she passed. I will surely continue to
pursue this and if you know for a fact he is buried there, please let me know. This is the rest of his information.
I am his G Granddaughter by Annie Louise Thompson, my Mom was Jacquelyn Louise Brown.
Janet Fowler Holder

memorial # 12328797

Death Sept 25 1974 in Adamsville, Jefferson, Alabama

Thelma Marguerite Thompson 1907 2001 Find A Grave Memorial# 114554592
Annie Louise Thompson 1909 1990 Find A Grave Memorial# 98314456


1. Daisy Lee Varnon Find A Grave Memorial# 64297876

2. Lou Etta Kimbrell Find A Grave Memorial# 12328800

3. Martha Pearl Lovett cannot find a burial

Added by Janet Holder on Aug 02, 2013 5:09 PM

Joe Tinker
Transfer Request- Thomas and Rose Zivich
Could Thomas Zivich and Rose Cord Zivich be transferred to me? He is my Great Uncle. Thanks!

Added by Joe Tinker on Jul 17, 2013 3:46 PM

Bill Wallace
Elizabeth Jane Hardin
James Pleasant Speer Jr. was married to Elizabrth Jane Hardin. Hemarried her in 1839. I believe he had two families going at the same time. Hasletine his last child with Elizabeth was born in 1861. I have his marriage to Tabitha Daniels as 1857.

Added by Bill Wallace on Apr 16, 2013 10:16 PM

Nancy Eliason Walker
McAllisters/ MeadowLake
Thanks for your time and attention to the linking of the McAllisters and Walker in Meadowlake. Nancy E. Walker

Added by Nancy Eliason Walker on Feb 22, 2013 5:37 PM

Connie WEEAKS Pace
Findagrave flowers, etc
I was wondering where you get the extra nice and special flowers, etc to leave with a note. I notice you have a nice bird bath. thanks, Connie

Added by Connie WEEAKS Pace on Feb 05, 2013 5:46 PM

Nancy Eliason Walker
Jesse and Kate MCallister
Thanks for linking these family members. Nancy E. Walker 46774804

Added by Nancy Eliason Walker on Dec 09, 2012 9:42 AM

Daniel Purdue
Hi Sabrina could you please transfer my Haygood family to me. James Morgan, Lennie Mae, and James Arnold Haygood in Meadow Lake Cemetery. My contributor number is 47952145. Thanks

Added by Daniel Purdue on Nov 03, 2012 10:29 AM

Daniel Purdue
Fulkerson's and Haygoods
Hello again Sabrina,

Do you transfer memorials?

Added by Daniel Purdue on Oct 19, 2012 5:25 PM

Daniel Purdue
Lennie M Haygood
I am great great grandson please add this info born Feb 11, 1881 and died June 20, 1975. My great grandmother is Onia Marie Fulkerson. She never liked that first name and went by Marie. thanks

Added by Daniel Purdue on Oct 14, 2012 10:53 AM

Elton Self
I just corrected Elton's mom to his mother instead of wife, sorry for that! I am sorry it has taken me awhile to get this info changed.



Added by rebekahpaw on Oct 03, 2012 2:11 AM

RE: Bernice Emma Helmer (#14661158)
THANK-YOU for creating and sharing!


Nicole =)

Added by Nicole on Sep 08, 2012 10:43 AM

Nancy Eliason Walker
Dameris Walker McAllister
Thanks for the update...Nancy Walker 46774804

Added by Nancy Eliason Walker on Sep 05, 2012 7:41 PM

Nancy Eliason Walker
Jesse McAllister
Thanks for updating his info. Nancy Walker 46774804

Added by Nancy Eliason Walker on Sep 05, 2012 7:49 AM

Rachel Wilcut
Sabrina. re: Find A Grave Memorial# 36758332 any Census records and the marriage record is where the birth year & name spelling comes from.
thanks, Robert

Added by Robbalex1963 on Sep 05, 2012 7:41 AM

Elijah W. Willcutt
Thanks Sabrina for making the suggested changes to the Elijah W. Willcutt memorial.
Thanks Again,
V /r Tre'

Added by Tre on Sep 05, 2012 5:43 AM

Bernice Emma Helmer (#14661158)

I'm sorry, but it seems you created my Grandmothers memorial as well! (THANK-YOU, THANK-YOU, THANK-YOU!) Would you mind? =)


Added by Nicole on Sep 03, 2012 7:12 AM

Edwin H. Helmer (Mem.* 14661192)
Good Morning Sabrina,

You created the above memorial for my Great Grandfather, Edwin. (THANK-YOU!) He died before I was born but I love and remember my Great grandmother dearly and would love to be able to manage their memorials and link them to other family members as I find/create them. If you do not have any sentimental attachment to him or his memorial, would you mind transferring it to me? Thank-you again for creating his memorial!



Added by Nicole on Sep 03, 2012 7:08 AM


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