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Dianne Wood (#46900141)
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Bio Photo I spend part of my day every day working on genealogy. Got into cemeteries about 1993 and love it. I'm updating the Coweta County Georgia Cemetery book by taking pictures of all the tombstones in Coweta County and surrounding counties. Have a question call 770-304-9111.

===With Coweta having TWO New Hopes, Providences, Elims, Bethels, Bethlehems, Ebenezers, Holly Springs, Mt Gileads, Liberty Hills, Mt Carmels, St Marks, Wesley Chapels, =Mt Zion/Zion Hill, Tinch/Tench, Linch/Lynch, Calvary/Mt Calvary, FOUR Oak Grove/White Oak Groves, we see how new people can get discombobulated!

**Even the Social Security is holding back their Death Index's for 3 years now, the last year out is 2011. I don't feel as if I should help ID theives by putting birth dates after 1940 on the memorials. If this is your relative, then I'll transfer them to you and you can put the complete dates on them.***

******I HAVE COMPLETED TAKING PICTURES OF ALL STONES I COULD FIND IN ALL CEMETERIES IN COWETA EXCEPT: 4 churches whose grass was too tall and about 20 unknown cems I can't find. *****************

For those of you who do not know what cem in Coweta folks are buried in, you can ask someone to find which one.

thecowetacountymuseum.blogspot.com

If you would like a better pic, just email me.

Trying to list all the VETERANS who lived or died in Coweta Co GA in my virtual Cems.

Some of my scouts from Troop 47, First Baptist Church Newnan GA transcribed/took pictures of the some cemeteries. I will attempt to hurry up and put more pics on findagrave.

I am researching the following families: Couch, Brooks, Brown, Cannon, Delk, Drake, Ensley, Entrekin, Hubbard, Ivey, Loyd, Kimble, Kimball, Massey, Moore, Slaughter -- Beavers, Caldwell, Callaway, Chapman, Chappell, Cooper, Davis, Gresham, Harris, Hayes, Henderson, Henslee, Henson, Higgins, Hinton, Johnson, Jones, Kelley, Lawson, Lumpkin, McCullough, McMichael, Middlebrooks, Morgan, Neill, Nix, North, Pope, Quick, Rainwater, Reese, Spradlin, Story, Thompson, Todd, Ward, Williams, Wilson, & Wooton. all in Coweta County Georgia area in 1700-2014. Also, Wood, Goins, Snow, Roney, Holt, Bradshaw & Norman in Alamance/ Guiliford & Surry County NC areas.
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Bev Key
Hogan Family Cemetery
Hi Dianne, thank you for the love you have for genealogy and the untold hours spent toward the preservation of family history. In this cemetery, the wives of John Haywood Olive are buried: Alice Foster Oliver, # 27752192 and Martha Jane Hogan Oliver, 27752990

Please tell me if there is an unmarked grave beside or nearby.
Martha Oliver died 1856
John H Oliver died 1886
Alice Foster Oliver died 1891
Added by Bev Key on Aug 25, 2015 11:40 AM
Sharon Frank Patrick
Edits
Thank you!

Sharon
Added by Sharon Frank Patrick on Aug 14, 2015 8:55 AM
Strain Armstrong
RE: Bethune & Moon Cems
Hi Dianne,

I suppose you are talking about the Bethune Family Cemetery and the Moon Family Cemetery. Please refer to Malcomb Bethune, Find A Grave #133693982. After reading his memorial, click on the map to the right of it and read the caption under it. If this doesn't answer your question, you might email Glenn Goodson who is mentioned in the caption under the map. His email address is:
H GLENN GOODSON

Hope this helps. Good hunting!

Strain
Added by Strain Armstrong on Aug 11, 2015 10:02 AM
Sylvia
Coweta County, Ga
I have only recently began tracing my family. It seems I am a well rooted Benton from Coweta County, Ga! Thank you for all the work you have done. Without people like you carving a path, many of us that do not live in the area would not have nearly as much information. I spent every summer in Cornelia, Ga. I would love any websites or resources that you can recommend on the history of the area. Thank you.
Added by Sylvia on Jul 25, 2015 2:25 PM
Penny Argroves Holmes
RE: Infant dtr Argroves
Thank you Dianne I would love to have a copy of the certificate. I looked at the map of where the cemetery is, there doesn't appear to be a cemetery there(Jones and Gay intersection). Do you have any pictures of the cemetery? And do you have any idea how many people are buried there?
Thanks loads...
Penny Argroves Holmes
holmeshorse@att.net
Added by Penny Argroves Holmes on Jul 23, 2015 3:02 PM
Emma Parker
Greenville City Cemetery
The headstone pics are greatly appreciated.
Emma
Added by Emma Parker on Jul 14, 2015 12:56 PM
Steve Seim
RE: Coweta County Paupers Farm Cemetery
Thanks for your help!
Added by Steve Seim on Jul 14, 2015 7:14 AM
Steve Seim
Coweta County Paupers Farm Cemetery
Do you have GPS coordinates for this cemetery?
Added by Steve Seim on Jul 13, 2015 2:43 PM
Gregory Harris
RE: Harris/Couch
If it was a Couch/Harris reunion I doubt it. I served 25 years in the Air Force so I missed a lot of this stuff. I did attend several Harris reunions at New Salem Baptist until we stopped having them. Howard is buried in Griffin Memorial Gardens next to his Dad.
Added by Gregory Harris on Jul 07, 2015 12:40 PM
Lewis Woodard, Jr
Bessie Hyde
Just wanted to let you know that after conferring with a relative, I received the following message from her, and she is also related to Bessie Hyde.

Bessie Turner Reynolds married James Albert Hyde on July 18 1950 after his first wife passed away in 1949. his birth is 23 Aug 1878, and his death date is 29 November 1972. She has a first husband and I will link him to her when I get the memorial number.
Added by Lewis Woodard, Jr on Jun 18, 2015 11:51 AM
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