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DeDe (#46519357)
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Bio Photo I am very interested in Fort Bend County cemeteries and restoring and re-dedicating Concord Cemetery in Kenney, Tx. Family names include McNutt, Joerger, Sullivan, Caywood, Bush, Kennedy, Wood, Lennon, Walsh and Luhn. I work as hard as I can to preserve my family history for generations to come. I have others in my family who have traced our family roots for generations, now it is my turn to help.

A special thanks to my Aunt Gaye McNutt for the pictures of our relatives. Many people collected them, but she compiled them onto a CD for me!! :)

Many we love have passed away too soon...without reason.
We remember them often in a thousand different ways...In the morning...In the night...When we look at the stars...A date...A song...A place...A smell...

We live as long as we are remembered...Old Proverb

Mother: Sandra McNutt Sullivan 1940-2009
Grandfather: Guy Landes McNutt (wife: Mary Angela Joerger) 1913-1990
[Mary Angela Joerger: daughter of Francis X. Joerger and Mary Kennedy]
G Grandfather: James Landes "Jim" McNutt (wife: Rosalinde Constance Luhn) 1889-1971
[Rosalinde Constance Luhn: daughter of Julius H. Luhn and Wilhelmine "Minnie" Amthor]
GG Grandfather: Nathan Bush "Nath" McNutt (wife: Sue V. Brown) 1852-1915
[Sue V. Brown: daughter of William Brown and Mary Clements]
GGG Grandfather: Robert Brice McNutt (wife: Elizabeth T. Bush) 1826-1860
[Elizabeth T. Bush: daughter of Zenus Bush and Martha Brooks]
GGGG Grandfather: Major Robert McNutt (wife: Mary "Polly" Jackson) 1795-1853
They came to Texas from Tennessee.
[Polly Jackson: daughter of Brice Jackson and Elizabeth?]
GGGGG Grandfather: Joseph McNutt II (wife "Widow" McNutt) Died before 1808
GGGGGG Grandfather: Joseph McNutt I born in or before 1776

THE RECORDING OF A CEMETERY
BY THELMA GREENE REAGAN

Today we walked where others walked
On a lonely, windswept hill;
Today we talked where other cried
For Loved Ones whose lives are stilled.

Today our hearts were touched
By graves of tiny babies;
Snatched from the arms of loving kin,
In the heartbreak of the ages.

Today we saw where the grandparents lay
In the last sleep of their time;
Lying under the trees and clouds -
Their beds kissed by the sun and wind.

Today we wondered about an unmarked spot;
Who lies beneath this hollowed ground?
Was it a babe, child, young or old?
No indication could be found.

Today we saw where Mom and Dad lay.
We had been here once before
On a day we'd all like to forget,
But will remember forever more.

Today we recorded for kith and kin
The graves of ancestors past;
To be preserved for generations hence,
A record we hope will last.

Cherish it, my friend; preserve it, my friend,
For stones sometimes crumble to dust
And generations of folks yet to come
Will be grateful for your trust.

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Pam Saba
James Greer #33660304
I noticed your flowers left at this memorial. James was brother to Jane Greer Young and Rachel Greer Sheridan, sisters. Jane was married to Thomas Young, my Great Grand Uncle. I am seeking any information you might have about this family, but especially if you know the ancestral home in Ireland. Thanks for any help you might be able to offer.

Added by Pam Saba on Feb 28, 2015 8:04 PM
CWDavis
RE: Montgomery Cemetery
DeDe - That sounds like fun. We are an odd bunch of characters, those of us who love walking through graveyards!!! - Carolyn
Added by CWDavis on Jan 13, 2015 4:16 PM
CWDavis
Montgomery Cemetery
What beautiful photos you've taken of the headstones for John H Collins and for Sarah Lue Cochran in the Montgomery Cemetery in Austin County, Texas!
John and Sarah are both distant relatives of my dear friend, John W Taylor.
Thank you for all you do for FindAGrave!
- Carolyn Davis
Added by CWDavis on Jan 13, 2015 11:17 AM
CWDavis
John H Collins
What beautiful photos you've taken of the headstones for John H Collins and for Sarah Lue Cochran in the Montgomery Cemetery in Austin County, Texas!
John and Sarah are both distant relatives of my dear friend, John W Taylor.
Thank you for all you do for FindAGrave!
- Carolyn Davis
Added by CWDavis on Jan 13, 2015 11:15 AM
Tami Lenee
87223939
Thank you for posting my sister Tena Delk's obit, and the kind words. Still to this day it's hard to believe she is gone, she is truly missed.

Blessings,
Tami
Added by Tami Lenee on Dec 16, 2014 4:12 AM
Dan Vacek
RE: Modesto
I only took one picture and it is now posted.
Added by Dan Vacek on Nov 18, 2014 8:04 AM
Melody
RE: Concord Cemetery
DeDe,
This is from page 1 of Chapter VI of "The Redford Family in America" by Frances June Redford Reid, James Redford 2nd son of William Redford, d. post 1878 (MILL CREEK Primitive Baptist CHURCH rec.)
Added by Melody on Aug 19, 2014 3:21 PM
Melody
Concord Cemetery
Dear DeDe,
My husband has his 3rd gr grandparents who were supposedly buried there in Concord Cemetery. They could be 2 of the unnamed graves. They are James Redford, 1793-1878 and his wife Sarah (Sally) Shelburne 1801-1863. They were both born in Lunenburg, VA and died in Austin Co.,TX. Thank you. If you want me to enter them, I will.


Melody
Added by Melody on Aug 18, 2014 2:29 PM
RosalieAnn
Upside down-sideways
Could you please fix the photos that you have which are upside-down and sideways.
Added by RosalieAnn on Jul 11, 2014 7:16 PM
Mairbair57
Cammack photo
Hello there! On memorial # 117586028 for James Richard Cammack you added a wonderful photo of the headstone. Because there are multiple people on the headstone, may I ask you to add that photo to Bobby Cammack, memorial # 127666555 and Ben Cammack Jr., memorial # 38107947? Thank you so much! Mary
Added by Mairbair57 on Apr 08, 2014 10:38 PM
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