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Vernon Gibbons (#46917479)
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Bio Photo I have been working on genealogy for about 25 years. I just found out about Find A Grave a few months ago. What a handy tool this is. I enjoy going around to different cemeteries looking at all the old headstones, and taking pictures for people who might not every see the headstonesof there ancestors if someone didn't take pictures for them.

If anyone finds an error, please let me know and I will correct it. Also anyone who would like to add something, I can also do that for you.

For over 15 years I have been seriously researching my Gibbons family, with a beginning origin in South Carolina (Joseph Franklin Gibbons 1839 and still searching for information prior to that), also researching the Paris family (Rhoda Catherine Paris) from Spartanburg, South Carolina and the Giles families from that area.

From there the search has taken me into Harlan and Bell Counties in Kentucky, and surrounding counties in VA & TN, later on to Rockcastle and Lincoln Counties in KY also. In KY families that connect with our Gibbons are: Fee's, Green, Burkhart, Hensley, Wynn, Wilson and more.

My grandfather Andrew Jackson Gibbons was born in SC, was raised and married Margaret Fee in Harlan County KY. They raised their family in Lee Co. VA. Andrew Jackson Gibbons brothers are, James Giles, John Giles, Spurgeon Gibbons, Willie Gibbons, Campbell Gibbons, Frank Gibbons II and Nathan Gibbons. No known sisters.

If anyone has information of any of these families I would be very appreciative of anything you are willing to share.

I am also working on a register for Rose Hill Cemetery in Robinson, Kansas.

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Tammy Hay
Huckaby
I have not been active in Find-A-Grave for awhile but I don't even remember this person. It's OK though. Thank you for what you have done.

Tammy Hay
Added by Tammy Hay on Jul 09, 2014 3:07 PM
Mary Ann Loss
Marjorie
Hi, Kindly moved Marjorie Boyts (#93393233) to Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery. That's where her husband is already and the VA Nationwide Gravesite Locator indicates that she's there with him. Thanks so much, Mary Ann
Added by Mary Ann Loss on Jul 06, 2014 7:04 AM
REHM
Marolyn Alloway
Thanks, Vernon.
Ruth
Added by REHM on Jun 29, 2014 6:16 PM
REHM
Marolyn Alloway
Could you please remove the photo you posted on my cousin's memorial # 125900497? Thank you.
Added by REHM on Jun 29, 2014 12:22 PM
Marsha
marie clevenger
Thank you for all you have done, Marsha Clevenger
Added by Marsha on Jun 28, 2014 8:33 AM
Cindy Dodd
Frances Ila Singleton
Could you please transfer this record to me if possible. Find A Grave Memorial# 131386370
Added by Cindy Dodd on Jun 27, 2014 9:58 PM
Cookie Rist Huckaby
Gary Huckaby
Vernon,
Could I get you to transfer Gary Huckaby to me, his # is 130134956, he is in Utica, Mo cem... I am his wife, was getting ready to put him on and seen where you have already did it..
Thank you for putting him..
Cookie Huckaby # 46954006
Added by Cookie Rist Huckaby on Jun 27, 2014 3:04 PM
Marsha
marie O Thomas Clevenger
I was wondering if you would transfer Marie to me #11042048, she is my mother in law and I have been working on The Clevenger family. Thank You Marsha Clevenger
Added by Marsha on Jun 21, 2014 3:06 PM
Lorraine Q
Bertie K. SCOTT memorial
Greetings, Mr. Gibbons,

Another member of the Find-A-Grave community sent me a message about there being a duplication of this memorial. I checked, and it is indeed true.

You appear to have posted both of them. The more accurate is the version you transferred to me. I wonder how much trouble it would be to delete the other one?

Thanks so much for all you do!

Lorraine Q.
Added by Lorraine Q on Jun 11, 2014 7:16 AM
Rosalie
Richardson
Thanks so much for the transfer! I appreciate your kindness
Added by Rosalie on Jun 11, 2014 5:23 AM
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