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GMG (#47391530)
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Bio Photo My name is George Muse Gaston and for the last many years I have been tracing my family ancestors by walking through old family cemeteries and checking with county registers where known relatives have lived. It all started when I was nine or ten, helping a 1st cousin on my father's side of the family. For several weeks "Aunt Puddie", as she was known lovingly by the family, and I would head out early in the morning searching for old grave stones from Savannah to Edgefield, South Carolina. I can't remember who we were looking for, but I learned a lot about our family and the social history of the South.

Family ancestors that I am researching are: Gaston, Muse, Devlin, McKell, Bell, Agnew, Bradley, Bigham, Montgomery, Pressly, Alston, Lyon, Glenn, Miller, Flenniken, Faulkner, Moore, May, McDill, Weir, Goode, Greneker, Sligh, Clark, Calhoun, Caldwell, DeWolfe, Dickinson, Rosborough, Emory, Service, Barnhill, Boykin, Wilkinson, Nicholson, Hemphill, Howard, Wylie, Strong, Gardiner, Goslan, Ochiltree, Howell, Holloway, Ladd, Witherspoon, Wiseman, Schley, Snellings, Sanders, Lankford, Kyte, Kimball and Kerr. Find-a-Grave has been invaluable with my journey.

You'll see many entries here from the old family church, Cedar Springs Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church (1780) in Abbeville County, South Carolina. I have fond memories of going there as a child and having "dinner on the grounds" after Sunday services. Here I have many relatives and always enjoy stopping by and having a long visit when I am in the area.

Since joining "find-a-grave" I have met many wonderful people and appreciate their help in my never ending search of ancestors past. If I can be of help to you in your searches, please email and I will try my best to assist.
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Judge George Tod
Hello, I work for the Litchfield Historical Society and I was wondering where you got the picture of George Tod. I am doing research work on students that attended the Litchfield Law School (first in America). He is one of our students, and I would like to add the photo you used, but I need the source. our website for his profile and for other students is: www.litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org/ledger
Added by LHSinterpreter on Aug 27, 2016 2:01 PM
Gail and Scott Hannah
RE: Liberty Methodist Church
welcome. This website has some great info on many churches.gail
Added by Gail and Scott Hannah on Jul 04, 2016 6:28 PM
Gail and Scott Hannah
Liberty Methodist
Great article on this church on website "Historic Rural Churches of Georgia". gail
Added by Gail and Scott Hannah on Jul 04, 2016 5:28 PM
Sherry Dennewitz
Elza Worth Heald
I am hoping to get your permission to use the obit of my cousin, on My Family Tree, and any other photos you have taken. I will Give You Credit for Your Efforts.
Sincerely Sherry
Added by Sherry Dennewitz on Jul 01, 2016 4:24 AM
Deb
RE: Wilkinson, McNeel, Smith
Not a problem - always happy to do updates!
Added by Deb on Jun 23, 2016 4:25 PM
Sonia Davis
Will and Fannie McMillen
Love the pictures!! Thanks
Added by Sonia Davis on May 28, 2016 3:24 PM
Carol Allen Storm
RE: Mrs. Wilhelmenia Mertins
THANKS FOR ALL YOU DO.
CAROL STORM
Added by Carol Allen Storm on May 18, 2016 9:28 AM
Barbara Frame
RE: Blanche Glascock Walton
You are very welcome
Added by Barbara Frame on May 15, 2016 5:58 PM
Sarah Sharpless
RE: Louisa Matilda Woolfolk Walker
You're welcome!
Added by Sarah Sharpless on May 15, 2016 10:44 AM
Diane Gravlee
RE: Robert Aldrich
Thanks for being so prompt on moving Robert. We will try and get out to Grwd Memorial Gardens and get a photo of his marker if there is one.
Diane
Added by Diane Gravlee on Apr 30, 2016 7:24 AM
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