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Gail McKinzie Clark (#47751171)
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I have worked on my Family Genealogy for about 25 years and have been to many many cemeteries through the years. My Mother and I put out flowers on many graves and liked to remember those that had "gone to Glory". Now that she is gone, I've taken it upon myself to follow in her footsteps by keeping the memories of our loved ones alive. I grew up in Tyler, TX and now live in Rockwall, TX. I will try to start taking pictures of the graves that I go to and add to this site.
I am not at all interested in numbers or seeing if I can get more graves than someone else - that is ridiculous! How could anyone do this to be competitive?
I am really only interested in my relatives, friends, and classmates, and their family connections - not just to reach a high number of graves.
If I make a suggestion or ask for a transfer it is someone I am connected to or related to and want to add information or correct information. I will do the same for you. Thank you for your help.

HELPFUL HINTS I BORROWED FROM A FELLOW GRAVER

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DANIEL H. WILLIAMS
Rodercik "Roger" McKinzie-McKenzie
Hello Gail McKinzie Clark,
I have found your posting of Roderick McKenzie B.1761 D. 1835, Sevier Co. Tn.
My story of how I found this is very long, I will make it as bfief as possible.
My ggg grandfather is this Roderick McKenzie.
I now live in Sevierville, Tn.
It seems I just fell into this information you have posted .
The Cemetery listings for Fork of the Little Pigeon River Baptist Church. Doesn't have Roderick McKenzie as being buried there.
That doesn't mean he's not buried in it.
The Church First Baptist Church of Sevierville now covers a few acres.
I have talked to the gentleman who has written two books my wife has about the cemetery.
Also my son in law's brother is head of maintenance came over tonight and I gave him a copy of your posting.
He is going to research it and see if he can find any records of Roderick being buried there.

Find A Grave list 32 burials of 4 unknowns, perhaps one of these could be Roderick.
My question is where did the information about Roderick came from.
If I can find his Grave I would like to post this information on it.

I have a Pedigree for Roderick McKenzie, perhaps your line may be in there, will share this if you like?

Daniel "Happy" Williams
Added by DANIEL H. WILLIAMS on Mar 24, 2015 8:19 PM
anita mckenzie
McKenzie history
I think this is fascinating.
Added by anita mckenzie on Mar 11, 2015 8:04 PM
becky bushnell
RE: Polly Lewis - #141830229
Thank you but i am no relation.
Added by becky bushnell on Jan 29, 2015 5:21 AM
EmilyAnn Frances May
RE: Janis Joplin
Not by blood but as a teen I felt like she was a soul sister whenever I listened to "Down on Me". I was happy to see not just fans posting today. That's why I sent you the message. Thanks for replying!
Added by EmilyAnn Frances May on Jan 19, 2015 4:31 PM
EmilyAnn Frances May
Janis
Just to say I was happy to see a relative posting tokens and prayers for Janis today. God bless.
Added by EmilyAnn Frances May on Jan 19, 2015 12:10 PM
Lee Hale
Taming Texas
Gail, You suggested that I get "Taming Texas". I did and it is very interesting. I was raised in Crockett and didn't know that all those things went on in Houston County. Thanks

Lee Hale
Added by Lee Hale on Jan 16, 2015 3:57 PM
Nancy Franklin-Walling Bundrick
RE: Daniel Murchison # # 21154498
Don't know of relation of the two. Could very well have been they were just one county apart, but am not kin so do not have the family info.
Nancy Bundrick
Added by Nancy Franklin-Walling Bu... on Dec 15, 2014 10:13 AM
Nancy Ann Mull Buchanan
Julia Campodonico
Hi Gail, Maybe you meant to send me a correction for someone else? The tombstone appears to say she was 36 years old?

Greetings,

Find A Grave contributor Gail McKinzie Clark has made a suggestion to you regarding your Find A Grave memorial for Julia Campodonico.
Link to memorial: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=105299442
Link to contributor profile: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=mr&MRid=47751171
Email address of contributor: bgmclark@yahoo.com

Their suggestion:
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Birth and death years are the same.

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Added by Nancy Ann Mull Buchanan on Dec 07, 2014 3:43 AM
RobMinteer57
Raymond McKenzie
Mother and father were reversed in the links. I've seen that a few times before. I think possibly before the new, automated edit system was set up that I got so used to people sending father first, mother second that some may have got entered wrong if people sent them mother first.
Added by RobMinteer57 on Dec 05, 2014 8:22 PM
C.S.
RE: Jim Swink
Thanks for the info Gail. I will forward it to the administrators.


Added by C.S. on Dec 05, 2014 10:45 AM
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