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Terry Collins (#47215366)
 member for 4 years, 9 months, 16 days
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Family & Friends,

I will be glad to make corrections, additions and add links.

I am not collecting grave-sites, so if I've posted a memorial for someone who belongs to you, then I would be happy to make a transfer.

Please note that copying any of my information and photographs, then posting it on other websites (i.e.- makes me quite unhappy. It also violates the stated rules of all respectable websites. And irregardless, it is a violation of copyright laws... hence, illegal.

I am finding so much of my own material stolen and re-posted on other websites with the violator taking credit for my research. I have even had one 'advanced' reseacher tell me she regards all material free for the taking, "no matter the source". That has been dealt with.

I am actively working to have these violations remedied. Most of these are occurring on, which is no surprise.

If anyone sees a photograph I took, and wishes to add it to their family tree on or add it to their private family tree, just ask me. It is the right thing to do. And it makes things so much nicer.

Please help Mr. Terry from being unhappy. Thank you. #:^)

Much success to all.

Best Wishes,
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email problems
Trying to email you today but having problems- just in case you see this first.
Added by historianne on Sep 28, 2014 9:35 AM
Melissa Lively Sherry
Hey Terry!
Sorry for my late response! I was going through my email today and must have missed yours back 2 weeks ago! I have added her obit & Thanks for sending it!

My Summer was great and I am also looking forward to the Fall. It's my favorite season! The crisp mornings and the beautiful colors of the leaves changing.

Take care & be good! :)

Added by Melissa Lively Sherry on Sep 23, 2014 5:24 PM
here vrs hear
Why the heck isn't there/their an edit feature on f-a-g?
Added by historianne on Sep 22, 2014 5:48 AM
Many thanks for your kind (and your funny) words. I do like to add genealogical info to memorials. I didn't use to and hated cluttered memorials but then realized I was fortunate enough to afford Ancestry when others couldn't. So I clutter mine now with whatever I can find to help researchers! I would love to go cemetery hunting. I am pretty free except for volunteering to work at public library book sale first 2 weeks of Oct. I can work around those dates too- or you could come move loads of books too! Anxious to here which cemeteries you want to do.
Added by historianne on Sep 22, 2014 5:45 AM
Judith Frye Gore Wilson
Noe Cemetery in Wayne County, West Virginia
Terry, you have posted several memorials to this cemetery in Wayne County. If you have been there personally, can you give directions on how to find it? Thanks, Judi Wilson
Added by Judith Frye Gore Wilson on Sep 16, 2014 10:45 AM
David & Sherry Winant
RE: Madge Click Prince -photo request
And again, you are most welcome, Terry. Make sure you check out Alethia Minerva Prince (died 1886) we added a photo of her stone as well.
Added by David & Sherry Winant on Sep 07, 2014 8:29 PM
David & Sherry Winant
RE: Alethia McCreery - photo request
Thanks, Terry, it was a pleasure.
Added by David & Sherry Winant on Sep 07, 2014 5:39 PM
Shirley Milliken
Hello Terry, My Great Grandfather was Alec Collins,my grandmother was Ollie Collins Shelton, there are some pictures that you have of her family that I don't, could you send them to my email Thanks so much, Shirley Hodges Milliken
Added by Shirley Milliken on Sep 02, 2014 5:42 PM
Jana Hertz
RE: Ruby Elva Thomas -birthplace

You are certainly welcome. :) Misinformation is one of my pet peeves... in case you didn't know! LOL I try my best to document everything I can! Just visited West Virginia for the first time ... and spent 11 wonderful days with cousins and a Thomas family reunion. Had an opportunity to visit Farley Hill cemetery ... so quaint and so out of the way! My cousin and I photographed the entire cemetery ... even graves marked with stones and flowers but no other information. I have added almost all of the information on the Farley Hill cemetery site ... still have the unknowns to post, in hopes that some loving relative will come along and identify/claim. I have never added unknown graves... have you? How do you go about adding them to the website?
Thanks for your kind comments ... and enjoy your weekend! It's HOT here in California!
Added by Jana Hertz on Aug 16, 2014 2:33 PM
Jana Hertz
RE: Ruby Elva Thomas -birthplace
The information came from my great grandmother - her mother- who stated that she was born at Backus, where they lived when she was born. Since my great grandmother is no longer living, and this is my family, I am trying to correct the misinformation that is out on the internet.

Added by Jana Hertz on Aug 16, 2014 11:41 AM
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