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Jim L Wilson (#46967122)
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Vonnie L Cantrell
RE: Isaac White memorial
This Isaac White had two brothers, Thomas and Joseph. Descendants mistakenly believed the Isaac White, Find A Grave Memorial# 53780675, fought at BKM and he was listed in the DAR GRS as DAR Ancestor Number A124779.

I feel you are getting very close. The Isaac White who fought at BKM died in Bond County, Illinois, USA (per Dr. Moss). Rev. John Barber, son of Captain John Barber (Find A Grave Memorial# 20623398) died in Bond County, Illinois. Rev John Barber = Find A Grave Memorial# 46169707.

Captain Barber was one of those who lived on the NC / SC border and did not make it to the battle in time to fight.

BKM Isaac White had a daughter named Margaret. I do not know whether she was the Margaret White who married Hugh McReynolds.

Added by Vonnie L Cantrell on Jul 18, 2016 3:05 PM

Vonnie L Cantrell
RE: Isaac White memorial
I hate when I have to disappoint and I must: I have no information on Isaac White. This is not my line. The interest I have is one hour of his life.

My White line is the bane of my research: I would so like to link to Isaac or one of his brothers who fought at BKM. The research has proven fruitless for me. I have a distant cousin who is using my DNA to search that White line even though it is not hers. My White lived in Rutherford County. I grew up in Spartanburg: many of my ancestors, therefore, lived in Rutherford, NC, so I was really interested to learn that you have been researching James Wilson. There was a James Wilson who fought at BKM: was that your James Wilson? I have only the information that Draper, thus Dr. Moss, wrote.

As an SAR member, you are aware of the amount of misinformation re BKM. I googled "Roster of Patriots at King's Mountain" thinking the site would take me to the one compiled by Dr. Moss. It took me to a site posted by Trish Carden. As I reviewed the roster, I realized that there was a problem. Several of my ancestors were named on the roster: I knew they had not fought. After I reviewed the list she posted, I knew she had about 1,000 mistakes. She included everyone that K.K. White and Lewis Preston Summers had claimed as having fought. The testimony of Patriots on their Applications for Revolutionary War Pension proved that many of the named Patriots did not fight in the battle. There were over 400 footmen who did not reach the battle on time and others on the SC / NC border who did not reach the battle on time.

I realize that you know more about the battle than I could ever learn. I am asking that you spread the word that K.K. White, "The King's Mountain Men", and Summers, "The Annals of Southwest Virginia", cannot be regarded as creditable sources. I have many descendants contacting me protesting my Virtual Cemetery Battle of King's Mountain, stating that, of course, their ancestor fought at BKM, citing one of those two as documentation. They will not accept my documentation that their ancestor - in his own words - testified he was not at BKM.

My goal is to correct the misinformation online so it will not be perpetuated.

Added by Vonnie L Cantrell on Jul 18, 2016 1:41 PM

pz
Florence Wickman--Seaside Memorial Park
Hi Jim--I am processing your edits. Would you like to accept transfer? Also, I found a short newspaper clipping from 1909 showing marriage of Roy Sudheimer to Emma Robberson. Do you have this? If not, I would be happy to email it to you. Thank you. Peggy

Added by pz on Jun 14, 2016 7:48 AM

K Berry (KBC) & JGBC
RE: Stephen Payton at Pac. Crest
Would you Request a Photo from his memorial? We'll pick it up.

Added by K Berry (KBC) & JGBC on Jun 13, 2016 4:00 PM

K Berry (KBC) & JGBC
Stephen Payton at Pac. Crest
Hello, We can transfer him over as soon as I look up & update his grave local. If you want a grave image please request it. We're out there at least once a week.

Have a great research day.
K. & J.

Added by K Berry (KBC) & JGBC on Jun 13, 2016 2:42 PM

sem
RE: John and Elizabeth Wilson
I will be more than happy to transfer to you but need your memorial #. My interest is in my wife's family (Falls) Her ancestor William Falls migrated to Illinois from NC with most of his children after the War of 1812. His oldest daughter, Elizabeth (1807-1879) married James Wilson and migrated on to Iowa where they are buried. This, thus, is our interest in the Wilson line which is somewhat removed.
Would, however be interested in data pertinent to her line. SEM-S C

Added by sem on Feb 28, 2016 1:12 PM

KsCityKim
RE: E Quisenberry
You're very welcome. Not sure if they're open tomorrow with the holiday, but s/be open Tues if not. Please obtain any info you can & keep me posted even if not the right person. Hope it is though! :) Kim

Added by KsCityKim on Jan 17, 2016 11:18 PM

KsCityKim
RE: E Quisenberry
PS - please request a transfer or send me edits if you find out any more please!

Added by KsCityKim on Jan 17, 2016 10:13 AM

KsCityKim
RE: E Quisenberry
I have added what little additional information I have. No other Quisenberry's are buried by him. I note though that they used the Daniel's funeral home & the Wyandotte County Museum has those records. Give them a call and I bet they could tell you more. 913-573-5002

Added by KsCityKim on Jan 17, 2016 10:11 AM

Colletta
Frank Mason
When you click on the article on one of the Vann brothers, scroll to the bottom to see the caption.
Frank is buried in Westport cemetery and I just located his wife and an edit is pending for their daughter.
Let me know if there is anything else I can do. Take care.

Added by Colletta on Nov 08, 2015 4:27 PM

Colletta
The Vann brothers
Oh dear - what a horrible way to find out such tragic historic events in your family. I post historical information on very old memorials ONLY, hoping it won't be too stressful for anyone and these events were in 1890, so I apologize for any distress this may of caused you.
Of course, you may copy anything you want.
You asked about Frank Mason. You must of missed it, but I posted that information in the caption on the original article.
Thank you for writing.

Added by Colletta on Nov 08, 2015 12:19 PM

pam richmond
RE: Hulda Elvira White Springer
yes

Added by pam richmond on Apr 27, 2015 7:49 AM

TheBlueJar
Blackburn
I've got that book....they are my ancestors too.

Will have to see my notes to see why or what I have

Thanks
Blue

Added by TheBlueJar on Apr 20, 2015 12:49 PM

Marla
Waymon Henley
I made the additions and corrections. Thank You!

Added by Marla on Mar 18, 2015 10:49 AM

Rich Lowe
Lindays 3
Sorry, Nov. 2013 email exchange.

Added by Rich Lowe on Mar 09, 2015 6:36 PM

Rich Lowe
Lindsays again
We actually exchange quite a few emails back in November of 2011 about this same family.

Added by Rich Lowe on Mar 09, 2015 6:35 PM

Rich Lowe
Lindsays
Samuel and Elizabeth Wilson Lindsay were ggg-grandparents through their son Samuel Davis and Margaret Dilbone Lindsay. Feel free to contact me using the email address on my F/A/G Profile page.

Added by Rich Lowe on Mar 09, 2015 6:30 PM

Caroline Barrow
RE: John W & Charlotte Fugitt
Jim, John Fugitt was the 1st cousin 1x removed from my step-great-grandfather, George Jefferson Fugitt. Since they are your great-grandparents, I have transferred ownership to you.

Added by Caroline Barrow on Mar 02, 2015 12:39 PM

Marla
RE: Thomas Eaton
Jim,
I am not related to this family either. I just walk the Stone County Cemeteries and take pictures of the stones to enter them into Find A Grave in hopes of family or friends finding them. I so much appreciate your research and edits! I got Mary E Parker linked up to Thomas so that she is has both husbands listed.
Thank you again!!!
Marla Duncan

Added by Marla on Jan 16, 2015 7:08 PM

Marla
Mary E Parker Eaton
Thank You! I entered the information.

Added by Marla on Jan 16, 2015 4:33 PM

Kerry
Rosalia Cemetery
Doing a search for "Rosalia Cemetery" in WA, Whitman County on findagrave it comes up with 3 cemeteries..Evergreen/Rosalia IOOF and Holy Rosary, and the duplicate cemetery you created, Rosalia Cemetery at Malden.

Added by Kerry on Aug 23, 2014 11:17 AM

Kerry
RE: Re your comment on Hulda Springer Burial
Evergreen/Rosalia/Rosalia IOOF cemetery IS located on the Whitman/Spokane County line, just north of Rosalia, Whitman County, WA. There is NO cemetery in Malden. Malden is south of Rosalia, and no cemetery there..

I was there a month or so ago and GPS's a couple graves, although I can't remember the names of them now. I was trying out the findagrave app, just playing around with it on my way to Spokane..

Because she has no marker she wouldn't be listed here: http://www.mrail.net/data/cemete/wash/whitman/evergreen/index.htm

and because she has no marker and records keeping wasn't deemed that important at the time, she might not be listed as being buried there at all.

Here is a link to the city of Rosalia website, if you drag the map down, you will see the cemetery just north of Rosalia..it's right on the county line.. the green square between US 195 and Kelsey Road..

Drag the map South and a bit west and you will see where Malden is..

The Funeral home should be able to tell you the name of the local business man who keeps the records for the cemetery... you can also contact the funeral home and verify that there is no cemetery at Malden.
Thanks!



Added by Kerry on Aug 23, 2014 11:09 AM

LMB
RE: Nathan Lee Memorial
I documented the cemetery, in other words I spent many days walking and taking pictures of each stone and loading it to Find A Grave.

Added by LMB on Jun 30, 2014 6:12 AM

LMB
RE: Nathan Lee Memorial
Sorry I have no history for them.

Added by LMB on Jun 29, 2014 4:38 PM

Mike B.
RE: Pvt William Blackburn's Grave
I also found when I google the 19th Georgia infantry. You will see 19th Georgia Battle of Olustee the have the roster of all the company's Company I they have Blackburn wounded at Mechanicsville June 26 and died July 2nd. Hope this helps you out. Thank you for the information and help.

Added by Mike B. on May 18, 2014 8:11 PM

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