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Linda Davis (#46609907)
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Bio Photo A Southern Family Tree is not a tree but a beautiful Wisteria Vine with many branches going everywhere and a lost root!

NSDAR 1988 Patriots: Rev. Lewis Cookson Davis, John Anderson, Charles Heard, William Hay, Lt. Willis Pope, Nathaniel Jones,John Stovall, Absalom Davis (Only one has a known grave site so the rest do not have memorials on FAG)

Colonial Dames of XVIIC 2009 Colonial Ancestor: Bartholomew Stovall, NC

Amelia Island Genealogical Society~ Corresponding Secretary 2004-2005 and Past Nassau County, FL Genealogical Website Committee member.

Published in the Quarterly magazines of the Southern Genealogical Exchange and Amelia Island Genealogical Society articles on my family and various others of North FL lines.

6th Generation Floridian: Ancestor Florida Pioneer Abner Sweat and son Samuel.

To keep weeds out of the beautiful Find A Grave garden....

First, I don't link to Burial Unknown Site Memorials as BU shouldn't be on FAG according to the guidelines of the website. The first criteria for making a memorial on FAG is having the burial site, as this is a grave registration site. When you made a BU, you have a chance of losing the memorial to the member who "Find A Grave" in the cemetery.

Second, I may or may not transfer outside of the guidelines to an established member. It is my choice. Long-time hard working-members, who are busy in surveying cemeteries and taking grave photos impress me more than someone who is collecting others' memorials for their personal goal or waiting for someone to find the burial sites for their numerous memorials made with an "unknown burial site".

Lastly, there are no duplicated memorials on FAG. If I find a duplicated memorial while researching this site, there is 99% chance that it will be deleted or merged eventually.

You may disagree with the guidelines but remember the guy who started Find A Grave wrote them. He is the boss.

Many of the memorials transferred to me were done without my request for them. These memorials have found a home and will be nurtured.

Also, thank you for all the flowers and tokens left on my family's memorial. They are all sincerely appreciated by me and my family.

Remember to check on the Discussion Forums here. They are very newsy, helpful and interesting!



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CJ
Ava Morris Lewis # 42374667
"Obit for Ava Morris Lewis b.1957 d.2004 states that her parents are Daughter of Dorothy Tyler & Luther Anson (dec'd) Morris." Could you send me a copy of the obituary? I think I'm a bit confused on this one.
Added by CJ on Jan 23, 2015 12:03 AM
JD
RE: Thanks for the photo
Actually what you are seeing is concrete that the plaque is set in. Normally I would have cleaned that area, cut away the grass etc. but at present its a bit hard for me to get down to do such things so I try to do my best without having to bend the knees and back to much...

Added by JD on Jan 21, 2015 9:20 PM
Stephen P. H. Frakes
RE: Edwin Gale's memorial
Thank you Linda. I appreciate that.
Added by Stephen P. H. Frakes on Jan 21, 2015 8:43 AM
Johnny
RE: Thanks for the photo
Hello Linda,
You are very welcome. I am glad I am able to help out. I am going to Greenlawn today to take a few more photos. I believe I will be able to complete the cemetery in about three more trips. There are more graves there than I originally thought. It is a nice place to walk.

Johnny

Added by Johnny on Jan 21, 2015 5:56 AM
Julie Hampton
Ronald Wayne Land
The other memorial has him buried in the wrong cemetery but I have asked the memorial manager to please correct it and I will delete the memorial I made later in the correct cemetery. I took the photos so I am positive that he's buried at Meeks cemetery which is right beside Woodlawn! Thank you for pointing out the duplication!
Added by Julie Hampton on Jan 19, 2015 11:07 AM
Sandra (Grissom) Hudson
RE: bio left with flower again
Hi Linda - thanks. I am sending them as edits now. A lot of the older ones I didn't do it that way.
Added by Sandra (Grissom) Hudson on Jan 19, 2015 7:34 AM
Judy Annis
RE: Eliza Sapp
I have checked my notes for confirmation of her maiden name. I have the Thompson, but I did not document the source. In 1850 Lowndes, she an Levi are living next door th William Thompson family...which I know proves nothing. I found a photo on Ancestry with a hand written caption which ID Levi and Eliza Thompson Sapp. the photo was posted by genealogyfan who is a Find A Grave member.

I checked the death cert on GA Virtual Vault of the children of Eliza and Levi to fin listed parents. No luck. No luck with a marriage record for Levi and Eliza. Please disregard my request to change any of her name info. When I can verify, I will contact you. Thanks for your help.

BTW, Cook Co marriages are not listed on GA Virtual Vault nor Ancestry.com. It appears that you might have an interest in the Sapp Thompson names. Cok Co Marriages BK I hasWilber L Sapp married Willie R Thompson on 20 May 1923...just in case this info is helpful.

Thanks for your help.
Added by Judy Annis on Jan 19, 2015 6:53 AM
Nela and Roberta
RE: Kelly grave photos
There is also a memorial page at Mountian View for Pete - this is where I put a photo - because I did not know about the other one. The orginator of the memorial page with no location is "Betty from Ore" and she has passed on and I don't know who updates her pages.
Added by Nela and Roberta on Jan 17, 2015 9:36 PM
Nela and Roberta
RE: Kelly grave photos
Here is the plot layout
row 1)Ned Dean Kelly ---Josephine Kelly
row 2)Stacey Kelly -----Harland Kelly
row 3)Lester Kelly -----Dean Kelly
row 4)Empty grave ------Joseph Kelly
row 5)Lucille Kelly ----Blanche Richardson
row 6)"Pete" Kelly -----Leland Kelly
North is at the top. Hope this helps.
Added by Nela and Roberta on Jan 17, 2015 7:09 PM
Nela and Roberta
RE: Kelly grave photos
Blanche is next to her husband, and she does have a memorial but is listed under Blanche Richardson. I guess she remarried.
Added by Nela and Roberta on Jan 17, 2015 7:00 PM
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