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Lynda Duncan Miles (#47070549)
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Bio Photo I am very actively pursuing family information. I maintain an Ancestry.com tree, and my brother and I have family photo sites on Smug Mug, where we display the photos we get from family members and kind souls who share on these programs in hopes of preserving and sharing them with all families who need them. It occurred to me when going through my mother and grandmother's huge trunks full of photos that it was sad for one family to have all those treasures and not share. And, so began my many, many hours of scanning and sharing photos and information.

I also enjoy visiting other memorials and cemetaries and adding flowers, pictures or data to memorials that have no information, or very little. My husband and I walk through cemetaries quite often, and find the headstones so interesting. I love adding to the history of these people, and it grieves me to find one that says "unknown" on a headstone. Genealogy has become a true passion.

My lines are Duncan, Mather, Dodson, Smith, Moore, Bullion, Curtis, Whitehead, Barron, Reid, and you know how that goes - many more! I am happy to share information and photos with those seeking help, and so very much appreciate all that is shared with me.

I live in the Hill Country of Texas, am married, and enjoying retirement.

Please feel free to use my information and any photos I have posted. I do not understand the fuss about using someone's photos. If they are sacred and personal, then don't post them, is my philosophy. We are all here to help one another and share for this and future generations. So many photos get lost in fires, animals getting into boxes, etc., so why keep them private? After we are all gone, our grandchildren and gr-grandchildren will someday be searching for images and information, and if I took it with me, they would be left at a loss. There are so many members in my family who suffered fires, floods, tornados, and other losses. But, at one time they DID have a photo of "Great Uncle John", however, now due to some unforseen circumstance, it's lost forever..... Think about it.

God bless and and Happy Trails..
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Sue Lilley
RE: Sarah Faulkenberry
Yes, it is sad. I have been working with the Austin State Hospital census records for 1940 and have found many such stories.

Sue
Added by Sue Lilley on Sep 22, 2014 6:57 AM
Tundra Girl
Jeremy Peters
Hello Lynda,

Thank you so much for sponsoring Jeremy's memorial. Did you know him or his family? He is my cousins son. I noticed that you live in Texas and was curious about the connection. I also have a tree on ancestry.com, it's called Tina's Tree. Jeremy is in my tree so you might be able to connect that way if you are interested. Is Jeremy in your tree? I've never sponsored a memorial before, but maybe I will now.

Sincerely!
Added by Tundra Girl on Sep 18, 2014 7:34 PM
Ronnie McCarrell
RE: Noverne Simon
You are very welcome....always glad to get out of the house.....sounds like a plan...just let me know if you find out something...Ronnie Mc
Added by Ronnie McCarrell on Sep 11, 2014 5:42 PM
Ronnie McCarrell
Noverne Simon
I have noticed that you have a photo request for Noverne Simon. I was wondering if you had any idea or info as to what area of the cemetery that I am supposed to search. My wife and I walked over the far end of the cemetery where most new plots are but we melted down in the heat without finding any of the three we were searching for. Since it is supposed to get cooler next week I would be glad to try again if you have any location info.....thanks, Ronnie Mc
Added by Ronnie McCarrell on Sep 10, 2014 7:45 AM
Kimberly Hund
William Hodges
Thanks for transferring him also.
Added by Kimberly Hund on Sep 01, 2014 2:36 AM
Kimberly Hund
Mable Hodges
Thank you for transferring her.

Added by Kimberly Hund on Sep 01, 2014 2:35 AM
tygerstinger
Lora Cravey
Lynda I am going to have to retake a picture of Lora's grave marker before I post it but the date listed as the birth date is actually the date of death. The picture I took Sunday says died April 13, 198. So Im going to have to brave the cemetery stickers again and retake the picture.
Added by tygerstinger on Aug 18, 2014 5:01 PM
Valenciaღ Angel of Mine 💕
Thank you
For visiting my loved ones memorials, your kindness is so appreciated. Blessings always

Valencia's mom


Added by Valenciaღ Angel of ... on Aug 06, 2014 9:32 PM
MSL
Sneed memorials
Thank you for complying to my requests. My family members will be thankful, as well.

MSL
Added by MSL on Jul 29, 2014 1:22 PM
Derek Galbreath
Viola Drury Bennett
Hello how are you, I just came across your memorial for Viola Drewry Bennett as you have it, her name was Celia Viola Drury, she was the daughter and fourth child of William H. Drury and Celia Viola Bailey Mercer. I am related through their other daughter, who was a sister to Viola Drury Bennett. I am curious to know if the information you have for her memorial is accurate. I have noticed that her son, William's death cert. has him born in Bastrop County, but you have her dying in San Saba County in Richland Springs. I am very very interested to know if you are related in some way and if your information is accurate, I would like to find out where Viola Bennett is buried, whether there is a stone or not, is not important. Thank you for your time and patience, please respond as quickly as you can.
Added by Derek Galbreath on Jul 29, 2014 10:39 AM
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