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Linda Davis (#46609907)
 member for 10 years, 3 months, 25 days
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Bio Photo A Southern Family Tree is not a tree but a beautiful Wisteria Vine with many branches going everywhere and a lost root!

NSDAR 1988 Patriots: Rev. Lewis Cookson Davis, John Anderson, Charles Heard, William Hay, Lt. Willis Pope, Nathaniel Jones,John Stovall, Absalom Davis

Colonial Dames of XVIIC 2009 Colonial Ancestor: Bartholomew Stovall, NC

Amelia Island Genealogical Society~Nassau County, FL Genealogical Website Committee.

Published in the Quarterly magazines of the Southern Genealogical Exchange and Amelia Island Genealogical Society articles on my family and various others of North FL lines.

6th Generation Floridian: Ancestor Florida Pioneer Abner Sweat and son Samuel.

To keep weeds out of the beautiful Find A Grave garden....

First, I don't link to Unknown Burial Site Memorials as Unknown Burial Sites shouldn't be on FAG according to the guidelines of the website. The first criteria for making a memorial on FAG is having the burial site, as this is a grave registration site.

Second, I may or may not transfer outside of the guidelines to an established member. It is my choice. Long-time hard working-members, who are busy in surveying cemeteries and taking grave photos impress me more than someone who is collecting others' memorials for their personal goal or waiting for someone to find the burial sites for their numerous memorials made with an "unknown burial site".

Lastly, there are no duplicated memorials on FAG. If I find a duplicated memorial while researching this site, there is 99% chance that it will be deleted or merged eventually.

You may disagree with the guidelines but remember the guy who started Find A Grave wrote them. He is the boss.

Many of the memorials transferred to me were done without my request for them. These memorials have found a home and will be nurtured.

Also, thank you for all the flowers and tokens left on my family's memorial. They are all sincerely appreciated by me and my family.

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Phillip Plotz, M.D.
RE: Thanks for the photos
They do have hours on Saturday.

There is a nice older many that works there only on Saturdays. If you can get past the receptionist.

Are you related to him?

Added by Phillip Plotz, M.D. on Jul 11, 2014 9:18 PM
Phillip Plotz, M.D.
RE: Thanks for the photos
It might be interesting for you to call the office to find out the history of that marker. Was it placed by his parents. The cemetery was established in 1884 but perhaps his grave was marked before the establishment of the cemetery.
Added by Phillip Plotz, M.D. on Jul 11, 2014 8:47 PM
Scott and Priscilla Butler Fraser
Clingman Info
Thank you for the information for the Clingman memorial.
Added by Scott and Priscilla Butle... on Jul 10, 2014 1:39 PM
Jerry H. Powell
Find A Grave Memorial# 126979767
Hi Linda - You are right -I did copy Rebecca Emmett's memorial . I will try to contact her and ask her if she will put both entry's in . I don't do this for notoriety . I don't try to beat the numbers- I am only interested in making it easy for other people to find their ancestors . I've had people to copy my photos and it does not bother me ,because I think most Find A Grave members do it to help others . I don't ride shot gun on anyone .
Added by Jerry H. Powell on Jul 10, 2014 7:45 AM
Jerry H. Powell
Find A Grave Memorial# 126979767
Hi Linda : Its people like us, that makes Find A Grave work better . When a person makes a intry on Find A Grave , they should make husband and wife seperate . I was looking for Charles H. Childress , but could not find him . A friend of mine knew who he married and gave me her name . I found Charles , because of who he married .
so I made a new intry .
Added by Jerry H. Powell on Jul 09, 2014 5:48 PM
Roman Numberals
Well, guess what, I live in Canada, and the way we were taught was not to use letters, but to use numbers.

Seeing that this is an American based and owned site, I will change, reluctantly, because I do not agree. If one is talking about numbers, then one uses numbers.

Added by Amanda on Jul 08, 2014 2:53 PM
Patrick 7th Earl of Dunbar
You have suggested two corrections.
Correction 1: I have used the numerical numbers 111 and not the letters III as suggested I used. In this case I am saying third.

Correcton 2: I know to use "unknown" and not leave a blank space.

It appears to me that you seem to be "checking" my memorials, and I wonder the purpose.

Although I do appreciate corrections when valid, I do not appreciate wasting my time going over research long since completed.

Added by Amanda on Jul 08, 2014 1:42 PM
RE: Husband's grave photo
Yes. I posted it because I can't post a pic to a famous memorial, so I figured my pic of the cleaner marker would be seen if it was on his wife's. Same goes for the family marker. No option to add photo on his memorial. :o(

I suppose I can send the family monument pic in an email to findagrave. When I'm back on my computer I'll do that. On the iPad now so it's kind of a pain.

Added by Merf on Jul 07, 2014 6:27 PM
kathy rosengarten
RE: Thank you!
You are very welcome,
This is my thank-you to all the volunteers that have helped me bring my family home. Kjr
Added by kathy rosengarten on Jul 07, 2014 5:56 PM
I noted this morning that you had left a flower, thank you, but I thought I should tell you that I was in the middle of documenting this family, so you would have missed some of them. I have completed the family (I think) and have linked them if you want to relook.
Added by Amanda on Jul 07, 2014 2:47 PM
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