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Candy Wood (#48075508)
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Bio Photo I have been into genealogy since I was given an original copy of a family history that my great-grandfather wrote in 1905. Both of my grandmothers coached me in the family history, and I have always wanted to share that heritage with all of the family. Find-A-Grave give me a chance to share that info not only with people I know, but also with others that I don't personally know. My family teases me about it, but cemeteries are a wealth of information and history. It is interesting to see the family connections, the architecture and style of the grave markers and monuments, and the different ethnic styles over the years. Every grave represents a real person who was loved. Some have been forgotten, but find-a-grave is helping people rediscover their families. Since I was 12, I have "adopted" my uncles who died in the Civil War, because they had no children of their own to remember them. Likewise, I want to help the babies and children to be remembered, by linking them to their parents. If you have corrections or new info to add, just click on "Edit". If you are related, I'd love to share info with you.
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Colin Baird
RE: Robert McDowell Gibson
You are correct in what the headstone says Candy. Headstones that are made from sandstone do not hold up well under ideal conditions, and the pollutants in our atmosphere certainly have taken a toll on them. It's been a dreary day, and has finally began to rain. I tried to get the best picture of the inscriptions I could under our present conditions.
Added by Colin Baird on Dec 05, 2014 4:06 PM
Cemetery Scavenger :)
RE: Ellers Johnson
Hello,
Just a friendly note that I fulfilled your photo request today for this individual. I also tried to upload photos for other Johnson's in that cemetery that may be related. ;)

Enjoy,
Stephanie
Added by Cemetery Scavenger :) on Nov 09, 2014 6:00 PM
Dr. Cynthia Mahaffey
RE: David & Orenda Buchanon
No, I am not related, just a simple photographer:). Thank you, Cindy. I agree.
Added by Dr. Cynthia Mahaffey on Nov 01, 2014 10:31 AM
ProgBase
RE: Marie Elise Watson
All yours
Added by ProgBase on Oct 29, 2014 4:48 AM
Diane Atchison
RE: James Law Harper
I found a Franke Harper married to a Julia with a son Grey in 1870 Eden, Wyandot Co., OH. Is this the right John Franklin Harper?
Added by Diane Atchison on Oct 28, 2014 4:41 PM
Diane Atchison
RE: James Law Harper
Hi Candy,
I have Samuel McDowell Harper (1825-1879), John Gibson Harper (Feb 1829-Dec 1829), Jane Harper 1831-1915, Ellen Harper and (3833-?) James Franklin Harper (1836-1890)

How are you related? I am Jane's great great granddaughter

Diane
Added by Diane Atchison on Oct 28, 2014 2:52 PM
ProgBase
RE: Marie Elise Watson
Are you related to Marie?
Added by ProgBase on Oct 28, 2014 4:40 AM
David Howard
RE: Jane Ellen (Harper) Morris
Jane Harper Morris is my 3rd Great Grandmother.

David Howard
Added by David Howard on Oct 25, 2014 10:37 PM
ken striker
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I have added the info to my original memorial and changed the date of birth as you suggest: "family records show his birth to be May 25, 1841" Appreciate if you would remove subject memorial. thank you, ken
Added by ken striker on Oct 25, 2014 6:49 PM
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Welches
All yours
Added by ProgBase on Oct 24, 2014 7:26 AM
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