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junebug (#47017300)
 member for 6 years, 4 months, 12 days
SnL Roots
You wrote us :you found Jim Wilson Sweeten
(married Edith L. Mize)
(dau named Edith L. Sweeten)
(res: 705 S Holly Ave, Cleveland, TX)
b 27 Sep 1916; TX
d 03 Dec 1997; TX

Where is his burial?

Added by SnL Roots on Oct 17, 2014 2:55 PM

Rodney Dillon Jr.
Dodge & Lynde
Hi June Bug,
Sorry it's taken me so long to answer your GenForum post--it's a long story, but at least I found you.
Many thanks for the info. you sent. I had much of the same info., except for one very important piece--that Adelia Lynde was a Dodge too! I had her maiden name as Crouch, but that must have been a first married name?
I am a direct descendant of Benjamin Lawrence, who was almost certainly Eunice (Lawrence) Dodge's brother. In 1802 Eunice gave a mortgage for $400 on 1.5 acres in Claremont to Benjamin. I think I know who their parents were, but have yet to document it.
I think John Dodge died about 1855 and Eunice about 1861. The old listing on Findagrave had their graves as that of children, aged 7 and 3. Those old stones were nearly illegible,though, and I believe those age numbers were probably 87 and 93. That would fit in the date range we have.
Edwin, whose descendants you are tracing, I have as son of Lucy Heald. Interesting, since my Mom's sister married a Heald and I have Heald cousins in Ohio. Their family was originally from Mass., I believe.
Denny and Eunice's son, John Dodge Lynde, did live in Philadelphia. He was quite an inventor, and developed one of the first aerosol dispensers. His 1862 patent is witnessed by his father, Denny. John died Nov. 28, 1911 in Haddonfield, N.J., according to his obit. in the Philadelphia Inquirer.
I hope this is helpful and look forward to exchanging additional info.
Rodney Dillon

Added by Rodney Dillon Jr. on Oct 15, 2014 2:46 AM

Richard Hollis

oldest one is 12 now and youngest is 8 now; time flies when having fun, lol

Added by Richard Hollis on Oct 12, 2014 4:47 PM

Richard Hollis
Fifer in Warden Cem
thanks for bringing the duplicate entries of these to my attention; the ones I maintain are the original ones and are in the right cemetery; the other entry holder had the entries located in Grayson County

Added by Richard Hollis on Oct 09, 2014 10:25 PM

Bev Golden
Henry Lynde
Thanks for the correction and additional information. I've transferred Henry to you as I see you're doing a lot of research on the family. Bev

Added by Bev Golden on Oct 06, 2014 2:29 PM

Barbara Cox
Uncle Josh #71544169
Awesome obit!! Thank you so much!

Added by Barbara Cox on Oct 02, 2014 5:30 AM

Jim Licklider
Colonel Spurgeon
He is already listed under his parents.

Jim Licklider

Added by Jim Licklider on Oct 01, 2014 8:20 PM

Barbara Cox
Joshua Lisenby 71544169
Glad you found the wife Elizabeth you were looking for. If the obit is digital, you can add it as a photo, or if you would like it to be added as a text in his bio, send it on and I'll be glad to add it.

Added by Barbara Cox on Sep 30, 2014 11:31 AM

Julie Doty
Elizabeth & William J Adam
Hi Junebug, Thank you for the information you provided for Elizabeth & William. I have added a copy of what you sent in their Bio sections. Sincerely, Julie

Added by Julie Doty on Sep 29, 2014 4:47 PM

Mary Collier
Dorothy Spurgeon headstone picture
Thank you for taking the picture of Dorothy Spurgeons headstone at Shipman Cemetery. It is a very nice picture and adds so much to the memorial. I see that you also took the time to create a memorial for Dorothy's husband Colonel Spurgeon. That was very thoughtful of you. We are blessed to have volunteers like you who are interested in preserving family history. Thanks again and keep up the good work!

Added by Mary Collier on Sep 27, 2014 4:34 AM

Penne Magnusson Cartright Hannum
Thank you so much for getting headstone pictures of Arthur and John Whitworth. I truly appreciate it very much.

Added by Penne Magnusson Cartright... on Sep 26, 2014 6:41 PM

Also thank you so so so much for the photos!!! That is awesome!!!!!

Added by Amanda on Sep 26, 2014 2:46 PM

Jesse Hunter
I received your corrections and will add, there is one more marriage before the Freeman Marriage also...I just haven't got to putting it all up! Thank you for the nudge!!!! :). She is my great grandmother :)

Added by Amanda on Sep 26, 2014 2:45 PM

don sanford
Bettye Collins Carter
Wanted to let you know I found the burial location for Bettye Collins Carter (This name is listed in the cemetery records), her daughter Mallie Carter Hawkins and Mallie's husband Dana at the genealogy library in Ft Wayne, IN.
Still searching for Nelson V Carter.
Bettye, Mallie and Dana's memorials are now linked to family. They were laid to rest in Glencoe Cemetery, Big Stone Gap, VA. Requests have been sent for marker photos.Still searching for Nelson.

Added by don sanford on Sep 21, 2014 10:58 AM

James Henry Stout, Memorial #108773194
I am the daughter of James Henry Stout and Mildred McLeod Stout, buried in the Riverside Memorial Park Cemetery in Duval County, Florida. I was just "surfing" this morning and was looking at my Mom and Dad's Find a Grave sites. A couple of things on my Dad's site are incorrect. First of all, his date of birth was July 8, 1920, and he was born in Johnson County, Texas, not Georgia. I would appreciate it if you would correct these errors for future researchers. Thank you for doing what you do.

Added by DB on Sep 21, 2014 12:46 AM

Marsha Williams Byrd of Missouri
Sorry, hit the wrong button
I have not found her in my Geneology search. I will do a search in my papers. It would be nice to find more ancesters. Thank You

Added by Marsha Williams Byrd of ... on Sep 15, 2014 10:05 PM

Marsha Williams Byrd of Missouri
Myrtle Williams H.

Added by Marsha Williams Byrd of ... on Sep 15, 2014 10:04 PM

Bev Golden
Henry F. Lynde at Pacific cemetery
Glad I could be of help. If you're a relative, I'd be happy to transfer him to you. I don't have any connection. Bev

Added by Bev Golden on Sep 15, 2014 4:06 PM

Ruth DeJa
Thank you for the info. I sent them a message.

Added by Ruth DeJa on Sep 01, 2014 9:35 PM

don sanford
Flora Ann Carter Wilder Nash
I just found Flora & Henry J Wilder's daughter Judith Wilder Hall's obit which proves this is the correct Flora.

A quick search on F.A,G I also found Judith's memorial and have requested it be linked to her mother. Memorial No 113103858

You did an awesome job finding Flora

Added by don sanford on Aug 26, 2014 9:17 PM

don sanford
RE: Tyler & Grace Wilder
It indeed was a great research day!, Thank You Very Much!

This is just awesome. I had no information on a second marriage for Flora so it now gives a whole new name to pursue. I will try to get her obit.
Really looking forward to more info. You will never know how much I appreciate this information

Added by don sanford on Aug 26, 2014 8:01 PM

don sanford
RE: Tyler & Grace Wilder
That is great news. I will be looking for your email. Flora Carter Wlider's father Nelson V Carter is a brother to my great grandmother Louisa Angeline Carter Burnett. I have had a tough time tracing Nelson, his wife Bettie Collins Carter and their 7 children. Nelson was born in Claiborne County, TN. Left for Lee County, VA around 1900 and settled in Wise County, VA.
Great meeting you too.
don Sanford

Added by don sanford on Aug 25, 2014 5:24 PM

don sanford
Tyler & Grace Wilder
Do you have any knowledge of their son Henry J Wilder Sr who married Flora A Carter in Wise County, VA? I am related to Flora.
Please contact me at

Added by don sanford on Aug 25, 2014 7:06 AM

Jane Gwinup Roark
RE: Deleted duplicate # 125054862
Duplicates happen, it's how they are handled. I've had some folks get nasty and others are very kind. I try to catch duplicates in all of the cemeteries I take photos of grave sites, no matter who posted them.

Have a great day.

Thanks, Jane

Added by Jane Gwinup Roark on Aug 11, 2014 8:47 AM

Freddy Brown
Priscilla Brown mar. Thomas Ashley
I can't add much to the discussion of this marriage in Montgomery County, Va. Nor do I know why Thomas Ashley was buried in Allen County, Ky where I currently live. My Brown family migrated from Bedford Co., Va to Montgomery County, Va by 1799 then to Russell County, Va by 1804, then to Sumner County, TN by 1809. Sumner County is the south bordering county to Allen County, Ky where Thomas Ashley is buried. Bath County, Ky is not near Allen. It would only help me to know Priscilla Brown's father. I also don't understand why her mother was listed as Susannah Short unless the was first married to a Brown (Priscilla's father) then she married a Short. Go figure!! Thanks for any input you have and for what you already sent. I'll make note of it for later reference.
Freddy Brown.

Added by Freddy Brown on Aug 10, 2014 8:01 PM


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