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Julie Horn Numer (#47645723)
 member for 5 years, 1 month, 5 days
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Jim Snyder Jr.
Numer
My wife is related to the Merritts and I decided to do the entire cemetery. You know who is related

Jim Snyder

Added by Jim Snyder Jr. on Aug 04, 2016 8:12 AM

Cheryl
RE: William Numer #76199399
I will make the transfer to you as soon as I get it back. I missed a number when I was transferring to you and transferred to someone else. I have asked for it to be transferred back to me

Added by Cheryl on Jul 15, 2016 4:39 PM

Paul Ferguson
RE: Ferguson Tree
Hi, thanks for responding. Yes, I would love to share information & pictures with you. I have quite bit of info on the James Oliver Ferguson end of the family I would be happy to share with you. I have that Find a Grave picture of Charles-the one that looks drawn. I wonder if you have a better picture. Between Shelley and Find a Grave, I have pictures of most of Charles's children. No, I certainly don't mind you posting that picture or any others that I have.
Paul. pferg4@bresnan.net

Added by Paul Ferguson on Apr 15, 2016 9:39 AM

Paul Ferguson
Ferguson Tree
Hi, my name is Paul Ferguson. James Oliver & Irene Montgomery Ferguson were my grandparents. I actually labeled that picture you posted on Irene's site...no doubt you got it from Shelley. I'm interested in any information you've gathered on the Fergusons. Especially the whereabouts of James Oliver's first wife Nancy Jane Waggoner (Wagoner-Wagner). My dad always said no one in the family knew where she was buried.
I've traced the Ferguson family back quite a ways. I hope maybe we could compare/share information.

Added by Paul Ferguson on Apr 09, 2016 11:02 PM

David M Wilkins
Virginia (Jinny-Jenny) Sink
Please contact me for information I have collected about the Grave site.

I will gladly give you what I have, and it is incomplete yet it is what the Cemetery Sexton and I have collected at this time.
canebreak.627@gmail

Sincerely,

David

Added by David M Wilkins on Sep 03, 2015 12:53 PM

Rebecca Reuben Dyer
sophia wade ferguson
if u want my file from sophia to jacob troub, i will need your email

rebeccadyer1799@gmail.com

Added by Rebecca Reuben Dyer on Aug 24, 2014 4:51 AM

larry eanes
Hale Child
Hi Julie, I added the info you sent to the memorial, it is most likely one or the other. Doing good, hope you are also. I plan on going back up that way sometime soon, will check the cemetery to see if anything has changed, Larry

Added by larry eanes on Aug 18, 2014 1:35 PM

Rebecca Reuben Dyer
RE: WM T FERGUSON
I HAD THE SAME INFO ON PARENTS FOR OLIVER
DO NOT LIKE TO GUESS
DEATH REC ONLY SAYS THOS
WILL HAVE TO GO TO CH AND LOOK
I AM NOT IN THIS FAMILY BUT AM RESEARCHING FOR A LOCAL PINCKARD FAMILY
WILL HELP WITH ANYTHING I CAN

ALL THE BEST,
REBECCA

Added by Rebecca Reuben Dyer on Aug 18, 2014 12:02 PM

Rebecca Reuben Dyer
WM T FERGUSON
I WISH THEY WOULD LET US PUT THE DEATH DATE AS "AFTER 1920" OR AS WE DO IN GENEALOGY REPORTS "LIVING ON [DATE].

I COULD NOT FIND ANY OTHER INFO ON WM, WIFE 1 OR 2, OR OLIVIA.

I DID SPEAK WITH LARRY - HE SAYS THE DATE FOR THE OTHER MEMORIAL (CAN'T REMEMBER WHICH - THE ONE WHERE THE DEATH RECORD WAS DIFF THAN TS) WAS NOV. HE COULD NOT DISTINGUISH ANY OTHER INFO. YOU USUALLY GO WITH THE RECORD CLOSEST TO THE EVENT BUT WE STILL DON'T KNOW UNLESS WE GET THE ORIGINAL RECORD. ALSO, I MADE ERRORS ON MY DAD'S DEATH CERT AND THEY WOULD NOT LET ME MAKE ANY CHANGES. KEEP THAT IN MIND WHEN YOU ARE ASKED TO COMPLETE A DEATH CERT. DON'T LET THEM PUSH YOU. GO HOME, GET THE INFO, THINK ABOUT IT, THEN COMPLETE THE FORM.

Added by Rebecca Reuben Dyer on Aug 18, 2014 11:01 AM

Rebecca Reuben Dyer
Oliver Ferguson & Nancy Brown
Since these people are yours, do you know who their parents are? I have a Thomas for Oliver. An Elijah signed the bond for Nancy, but I can find nothing more. Also is Perry on the tombstone. This is the first time I have seen what the P stood for.
SOURCE: WINGFIELD
26 JAN 1837: FERGUSON, Oliver P. and Nancy BROWN, Sur. Elijah BROWN, p86

Added by Rebecca Reuben Dyer on Aug 13, 2014 3:13 PM

Teresa Helen Ferguson Bauer
Charles Edward Ferguson
I am Charles E. Ferguson's granddaughter. My father was Nelson McKinley Ferguson, born from his second marriage with Lula Helen Palmer.

Added by Teresa Helen Ferguson Bau... on Jun 10, 2014 2:34 PM

Kaye (Wickline) Rogers-Wells
Alice Ruth Roundtree
Just transferred Alice Ruth Roundtree to you. Hope you can piece together your family tree together. Hope you have a great day.

Kaye Wickline-Rogers

Added by Kaye (Wickline) Rogers-We... on Apr 28, 2014 10:36 AM

larry eanes
Carrie Young Altice
Hi Julie, this lady just died and is gonna be buried in the Young and Hale Cemetery in Ferrum that you had me do & photograph sometime back. Lots of your relatives are buried there, I Thought she could also be a relative.
Best wishes for a great Xmas & Holiday season to you & your family, Larry

Added by larry eanes on Dec 13, 2013 2:50 PM

larry eanes
Ruth Jarrett Foster
Hi Julie, I entered a memorial in Ferguson-Rakes Cemetery today, Ruth Jarrett Foster #116825548 & linked her to her husband of which you entered. If she is of special interest to you or related, I will transfer to you. Hope all is well, Larry

Added by larry eanes on Sep 09, 2013 2:49 PM

larry eanes
Hale's
Hi Julie, hope all is well. I just recently came across another Hale buried back kindda between Ferrum & Callaway, born in late 1800's, I don't know if she may be a missing piece. She is Mary Hale Prillaman #101202324 buried in Clearview Cemetery, Franklin Co, Va. Later, Larry

Added by larry eanes on Nov 24, 2012 5:23 AM

Charles Ferguson
"Billie" Ferguson
Have you found the info on H.G "Billie" Feguson B.-1913?Uncle"Bill" wasJames Arthur but he isn't listed with the children I have !Always heard my dad mention uncles Sam,Bill and Calvin.No other men other than my granddad Charles Edward. Thanks

Added by Charles Ferguson on Jun 27, 2012 5:27 PM

larry eanes
Ferguson's
The Cemetery I last told you about is now up on f-a-g with memorials & pics. It is called Carter-Ferguson Cemetery, there are around 20 Fergusons in there. Thought you might want to check it out, Larry

Added by larry eanes on Apr 29, 2012 11:50 AM

larry eanes
Ferguson's
julie, hi, I have located a few more Fergusons in Franklin Co., Ferrum area, I was up there last Saturday, but it started raining & I wasn't able to photograph them. I plan on going back this weekend unless something comes up. Hope all is well with you, Larry

Added by larry eanes on Apr 27, 2012 5:34 PM

larry eanes
Ferguson's
Julie, I sent transfers to most of the ferguson's in Young Hale Cemetery, look to see if I missed someone else you would like, Larry

Added by larry eanes on Jan 06, 2012 11:31 PM

larry eanes
RE: Young & Hale Cemetery
Julie, when I am finished with this cemetery, I would like to transfer any of these memorials to you & Shelley that yall would like, as they are family members of yalls. I just enjoy getting out & doing them. I am gonna take one more run back up there very soon to make sure I didn't miss anyone, and take a friend to chalk some of them, see if that helps. Will have more pics soon also, I hope

Added by larry eanes on Dec 13, 2011 5:50 AM

Charles Ferguson
RE: Oliver Perry Ferguson
Thanks so much !I get all this from you and Shelley and I am so delighted !Never in my 46 years have I recieved ANY info,stories or reminisces of my ancestors.You don't know how much I appreciate it.I look forward to more info.I so can't wait to get back to Virginia again.I am so busy with work,life and .........you get the picture.We really need to talk one day.803-295-8346 Call me this weekend if you have time.


Charlie

Added by Charles Ferguson on Dec 12, 2011 2:27 PM

Bill Carter
More Rakes family info.
John Marshall Rakes' parents are listed as Lewis Marshall Rakes and Nancy A. Smith Rakes on Rootsweb. Here's the link
http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=wade-doyle&id=I21360
It also lists Lewis Marshall Rakes mother as Celia Leffew which is another link between the Rakes and Leffew families. I believe Nancy Janney Rakes grandmother was also a Leffew. I also found 2 more of Robert and Nancy Rakes children and got them linked. I had heard growing up that they had 16 children; according to a page copied from a family bible that I have only 14 are listed. Perhaps the 16 includes the 2 infants that are buried at the family cemetery. One of the children I linked was Laura Rakes Young. Her and her husband are buried at Maple Grove church cemetery which is nearby the family cemetery. I posted photo reguests for both. My uncle told me that Aunt Laura was instrumental in getting all her grandparents graves marked towards the end of her life, so I think she would appreciate that we are interested in preserving family histories. I've also posted pictures of John Rakes (from WV) and Laura and Lillie Rakes Young. I've got pictures of some of Robert and Nancy's other children but I don't think they are on Findagrave. Also the Rootsweb page with the info on Lewis Rakes lists the family cemetery as the Samuel H. Ferguson cemetery so I guess the Ferguson's were there first lol.

Added by Bill Carter on Dec 10, 2011 5:37 AM

Mike Sutphin
Mary Ferguson's Parents
I added Mary's parents - thank you for providing the information.

Mike

Added by Mike Sutphin on Dec 09, 2011 5:51 AM

Bill Carter
RE: James M. Rakes & John M. Rakes
Robert and Nancy Rakes had a son named John, born July 21, 1900. According to my uncle(who took me to the cemetery a few months ago and gave me a brief Rakes family history), John Rakes moved to West Virginia and lived there as an adult. My uncle didn't mention the John Rakes who is buried there being part of Robert and Nancy's family. Not sure who he belongs to.

Bill

Added by Bill Carter on Dec 07, 2011 4:28 PM

Bob Tuggle
RE: Rakes-Ferguson Cemetery
When I search for Rakes Cemeteries in Virginia the Ferguson Cemetery does not appear. i can see why tyou would want no duplication but I want the Rakes family members to find it as easily as the Ferguson family.

So no. Not without further understanding of how this works for the Rakes descendents.

Thanks.

Added by Bob Tuggle on Dec 07, 2011 9:50 AM

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