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Rick Miller (#46935552)
 member for 8 years, 27 days
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Bio Photo I am a retired naval officer. I am addicted to genealogy. I love puttering around in cemeteries, even if I don't know any of the people there personally. I like to find and meet new cousins that I didn't know previously and share genealogical info with them. If you go back far enough, we are all cousins.

Families I am particularly interested in include:
Zellner, Coffey, Harrell, Welch, Hayes, Rucker, Hipsher/Hipshire, Lorenz, Slocum, and Adams.
I have a special interest in the genealogy of many of the families who settled in Grainger County, Tennessee. They intermarried early and often, and if you are kin to any of them, you are likely kin to all of them.
The Millers were Volga Germans who immigrated to the U.S.A. in 1875. I have lots of information on them and the other Volga German families they intermarried with. I am happy to share with anyone who is researching that area.

I am always happy to transfer to a relative, even a distant one (unless they are my relatives, too!). I don't mind managing all the records I have created, but I am more than happy to transfer them to someone else with a direct interest to manage.

Feel free to use any photo I have posted. I wouldn't have posted them, if I didn't want to share.

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vicki wood
RE: Old Ryan Cemetery
If you don't mind I could take over management of #50202196 Benjamin Grubbs and #23279347 Sylvester Hughes. I've always had a soft spot for the child Sylvester and am so excited to now know where he's buried!!
Added by vicki wood on Sep 08, 2015 10:19 AM
vicki wood
RE: Old Ryan Cemetery
You're the best!
Added by vicki wood on Sep 08, 2015 10:06 AM
William Petty
Sorry to bother you, but I added the wrong picture to findagrave memorial #51149187,
William Petty. I put Thomas & Betty Petty on William. Will you please remove them from William.


So sorry for the inconvenience, cimfia
Added by Cimfia on Sep 07, 2015 6:54 PM
vicki wood
RE: old Ryan/Baldwin cem
Thanks so much!
Added by vicki wood on Sep 04, 2015 1:34 PM
vicki wood
RE: old Ryan/Baldwin cem
Thanks so much!
Added by vicki wood on Sep 04, 2015 1:34 PM
vicki wood
old Ryan/Baldwin cem
How would one get permission to enter the old Ryan/Baldwin cemetery? I am the GGGG granddaughter of Benjamin Grubbs and the child Sylvester Hughes is my great uncle. I would love to see them. Did Ben have a stone that wasn't photographed?
Added by vicki wood on Sep 02, 2015 10:21 AM
Donna Windrix
Amos Julius Marcus
Appreciate all the Memorials and especially the precious photos, many thanks for the transfer
Added by Donna Windrix on Aug 31, 2015 9:16 PM
Donna Windrix
Minne M Hunter
A big Thank You for the hours spent providing Memorials on find a grave, so appreciate your efforts. Grateful for the transfer
Added by Donna Windrix on Aug 09, 2015 1:01 PM
Jesse Macon Lawrence Jr.
RE: Prudence Howell Carmichael
Thank you for your prompt reply and correction.
Added by Jesse Macon Lawrence Jr. on Jul 31, 2015 10:03 AM
Donna Windrix
RE: Tennessee
I'm doing the Birthday Thing today, but I will take a closer look soon, will be in touch
Added by Donna Windrix on Jul 29, 2015 1:09 PM
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