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KTW (#47264378)
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Arlene Schroeder
Lester Ladewig Headstone Photo
Thanks so much for this photo! Would it be okay with you if I uploaded your photo to my family tree, giving you photo credit, of course?
Added by Arlene Schroeder on Nov 24, 2013 8:05 AM
Jerry Champion
John Lynn Gidley
Thank you very much for your time and effort to take the photo.

Jerry Champion
Added by Jerry Champion on Jun 24, 2010 7:11 PM
Dennis Watkins
Grover Bacchus
Thank you so much for trying to find this grave. The information I received must be wrong. Will go back to source and try again.

Thanks again

Dennis
dennisw445@aol.com
Added by Dennis Watkins on Jun 15, 2010 5:40 PM
Frances McDaniel-Montier Gililland
Lester Louis Ladewig
Thank you so much, Karen, for obtaining and publishing the photo of Lester Ladewig's marker.

From the picture, I was able to get the name of his wife, which I did not have. So thanks a bunch.

Frances Gililland
Added by Frances McDaniel-Montier ... on Jun 08, 2010 8:34 AM
Kathy and Andy Hendrix
Monroe King
Thank you so much for the photo of my uncle. Your efforts are much appreciated
Added by Kathy and Andy Hendrix on Jun 06, 2010 5:39 AM
Paige Fontaine
RE: Cooper
Karen,
It is SO kind of you to search for Sarah Frances Adams Sparks' grave for me. I understand a little bit about what you are going through with African American genealogy. Although I am not African American, I have been recently researching the African American Haddens in Matagorda and Wharton County. I ran across them when I was searching for my Haddens and wondered if they were connected to me in any way. I guess my fear was that my Haddens had been their ancestors' slave owners. I was able to contact some of these Hadden descendants and they related to me a little bit about their oral history. They said that Martha Robinson, the matriarch of this group, married a mixed race man named James E. Hadden, and James E. Hadden's father was a white man names James E. Hadden. My ancestor, John Hadden, had a brother, James Elliott Hadden, who lived in Wharton and Matagorda Counties before the Civil War. James Elliott Hadden didn't have slaves as far as I know, but his nephew, William, did. The age/sex of William's slaves in 1860 match up with Martha and her daughter. I can't tell you how my heart sank when I put it all together. When we begin studying our genealogy, we all hope that our ancestors were good, upstanding people and it is somewhat shocking and discouraging to discover that they were not.
Added by Paige Fontaine on Jun 05, 2010 6:09 PM
Paige Fontaine
Hope Cooper
Thanks so much for posting the picture of Hope Cooper's grave at the Stockton Cemetery in Wharton. My GG grandmother, Sarah Frances Adams, is supposed to be buried there - her obit says so, but her stone is not pictured on the Wharton website with the others. Did there appear to be any unmarked graves there, or stones that were unreadable? Thanks so much!
Added by Paige Fontaine on Jun 04, 2010 9:27 PM
Linda Christensen
Thank you!
Thank you so much for taking the time to find the stone, to photograph it, then post it. Thanks again! Linda
Added by Linda Christensen on Jun 04, 2010 5:08 PM
John Boyd
Teague Photos
Thanks very much for the Teague Photos from Wharton.
Added by John Boyd on Jun 04, 2010 4:44 PM
Yetti
Pictures
You and anyone else have my permission to use any and all of my pictures.
You are welcome
Big foot Yetti
Added by Yetti on Apr 27, 2010 8:43 AM
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