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Becky Woods (#46930254)
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Bio Photo Genealogy is my work, and I have done it for almost 40 years. I trace mainly my own family, but since my family is so large, I find myself traveling further each year in search of relatives. I visit the cemeteries and gather documents, obits, mortuary records, photographs and other research materials;I make it a practice to photograph non-related tombstones for other researchers. I am related to almost everyone in Washington, St. Francois and Iron Counties, Missouri. Surnames: Belfield, Eaton, Sheppard, Jarvis, Duty, Richardson, Purcell, Hutchinson, Reynolds, Hays/Hayes, Persinger, Cooper, McKelheer, Kohlmann, Schwede and many more. I believe those who have gone before us deserve remembrance and gratitude for our lives.
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Anna Otwell
Sheppard Family
I also have these same Sheppard ancestors only I can't seem to tie some of the knots together. I have emailed you before and you said the Sheppards were on your tree in Rootsweb but I wasn't able to access it. My GG Grandmother was Theresa Ann Sheppard (Shepard, Shepherd ??). Her first marriage and my GG
grandfather was Elijah Franklin Hall who was a POW in War between the states (Point Lookout for confederate prisoners) and was released after war and died about a week after he came home. Left Theresa and 3 small children. I have been unable to find out anything conclusive about Theresa's parents and siblings. Wesley D. Sheppard md Catherine Payton Reynolds and they were parents to Cassius Clay Sheppard and the other siblings. William McKendry (Mack) Sheppard is connected to this Sheppard family and died in Indiana in the area as Wesley and Catherine. Can you help me figure out how these family members connect? I would love to pin all this down. I would appreciate any help you would share with me. I live in the same area where the Sheppards came from in NC. Thank you in advance. Anna Kaye Choate Otwell, Greensboro, NC.
Added by Anna Otwell on Jun 27, 2014 3:20 PM
RE: Claude Belfield
Thank you for the update on the death of Claude Belfield. I have added the information to the memorial.
Blessings, Hazel
Added by Hazel on Oct 13, 2013 7:39 AM
Judith D
Kantner Kohlman
I've been reading your memorials on this family. very interesting! You write in a way that brings their stories come alive. Reminds me of my grandmother. She had 3 husbands, widowed twice and left with 10 children to raise. Strong women!
Added by Judith D on Jul 10, 2013 5:32 AM
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Thanks for transferring the memorials to me.
Added by BWL on Jul 10, 2011 3:46 PM

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