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Faded Genes (#46891429)
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Bio Photo I have been doing genealogy since 1979. I co-authored the Morgan County Cemetery books in the 1980's. I have published a book on my Compton family and my Lynn family. Also several publications for the Morgan County Genealogical Society.

I have been married for 58 years. We have two children and five grandchildren living and one that died at age two years and four great-grandchildren.

I enjoy scrapbooking, cemeteries, photography and antique shopping.

If I have entered incorrect information or you have something to add to a memorial, please let me know via the SAC on the memorial. I will be glad to transfer memorials to a member according to FindAGrave guidelines. Send your requests via the SAC on the memorial you want transferred; otherwise I will not transfer.

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Please visit baby Zack's memorial and leave him a flower. I miss him so much.

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Jack Murray
Zebulon M. Morris
please send me the full obituary for Zebulon b. 1830 d. 1887 Find A Grave Memorial# 32810930

Added by Jack Murray on Nov 30, 2015 8:05 AM
Fran Q
Thank You!
Cap'n Andy is a legend in my family! Thank you for transferring him. I look forward to going to the old home place soon and viewing his grave. Apparently he was quite a raconteur (along with his brother Col. Joe) and I'm sure he reminisced about the War with many. Our family notes say Cap'n Andy called himself "an un-Reconstructed Rebel." There are several other family members of mine in Morgan County that I'll be sending you transfer requests for in the future. Thank you again!! Fran Quarles
Added by Fran Q on Sep 30, 2015 3:38 PM
Fran Q
Captain Andy Patterson 33457505
Hi again - I would like to take you up on your offer to transfer Captain Andy #33457505 to me. He is my 2x great grandfather. I'd also like his 2nd wife Sarah Louise #33457647 and their two infant daughters Priscilla Patterson 33457687 and Margaret Jane Patterson 33457714. Thank you! Fran Quarles
Added by Fran Q on Sep 28, 2015 4:43 PM
Rhonda Smith
RE: Orr #2 Cemetery
Ok great! I just posted the picture. It was still quite white marble so the name is a bit tough to see but hopefully it's clear enough!

Added by Rhonda Smith on Sep 02, 2015 11:16 AM
Linda Dukes
Will you please UN link William & Lucy as parents of Nancy? I am assuming, I was the person who asked you to attach them in the first place & I apologize. This may very well be A Nancy McDonald, it was spelled wrong so many ways...McDonnell, McDaniel, etc etc, BUT this particular Nancy was not the daughter of William & Lucy. Thank you.
Added by Linda Dukes on Aug 24, 2015 9:14 AM
Sherry Winchester
RE: Mary Wilhite Johnson/Henry Thomas Johnson
I have finished my research on this family.

I am interested in Phillip Mulky and wife. For various reasons I am looking at him/his wife as an ancestor in one of my lines.

We have had a mtdna test done, and I am looking for a direct female line. Janet and Deborah are the only ones possible. My attention now is trying to locate and make contact with them.

All other detailed info is on under one of my Family Tree’s named “Milligen”

Generation # 1. Phillip Mulkey III & Mary Pollie

#2. Nancy Mulkey & Abraham Powell

#3. Margaret Mary Powell &
Ezekiel Wilhite

#4. Mary "Bettie Wilhite
& Henry Thomas Johnson

#5. Zenia Johnson & Henry Lynn

#6. "Susie" Annie Ruth
Lynn & Don wiggins

#7. Janet Lee Wiggins &
Norman Feinberg

#7. Deborah Jean (Debby)
Wiggins & Jim Nolan

Added by Sherry Winchester on Aug 10, 2015 9:03 AM
Rhonda Smith
Orr #2 Cemetery
When making the photos for the Orr family, there was one headstone for William Minor son of H.T and E.O. Lile. b.May 16,1899 d. July 25, 1900.
Not sure if anyone is looking for this random stone but obviously an infant that may be hard to find otherwise.

It can be seen in the far left of the Orr gravesite photos and is a white marble. I have a proper picture of needed.

Rhonda Smith
Added by Rhonda Smith on Aug 02, 2015 3:15 PM
Londsey Liles
I think I may be related to the Lile/Liles family. My grandfather changed his name on his birth certificate from Lile to Liles and I do not know for sure but his father would have to be Grant Lile whose parents were Mary Belle Sims and James Lile who were from Trinity County Alabama. If you can contact me I need help to figure if this is indeed true or just smoke i do t need.
Added by Londsey Liles on Jul 21, 2015 8:37 PM
BJ Resh
George H. Hough
Thank you for the link to his parents and your kind comment! Barb
Added by BJ Resh on Jul 11, 2015 5:31 PM
Janice Cross
Yes there is an old fence around it. It is difficult to find if you don't know where to look. I'll send you directions later. It's on private property and you would need to get permission to see it.
The larger cemetery where James Ratliff the son is buried is in front of the house that he built. Most interesting place to visit.

Janice Cross
Added by Janice Cross on Jun 17, 2015 8:34 AM
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