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Jennifer (#47263897)
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Bio Photo I started my genealogy path at 20 yrs old and it's been a passion ever since. I love this wonderful site. . Thanks to all of you out there who have been kind enough to share your info on this site. It has been a blessing to me doing my research.
Since I am human as we all are please correct me if I have made a mistake. Or if you have other info please let me add or correct to the persons
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Lee White
RE: Martha Mattie Hitt
Thank you for the transfer Jennifer!
Added by Lee White on Apr 07, 2015 5:29 PM
Lee White
RE: Martha Mattie Hitt
Hi Jennifer,

Martha Ann "Mattie" (Ballard) Hitt was my 5th cousin 2x removed. I based my recommendation that her birth county be changed to Henry County on the following:

1. The History and Genealogy of Peter Montague, of Nansemond and Lancaster Counties, Virginia, and his descendants, 1621-1894 George William Montague, states that Martha and all of her siblings were born in Henry County.

Yes, the book does contain errors. For example, it lists her husband as John Hill, instead of John Hitt and it appears their marriage date if off by a day.

2. The 1850 US Federal Census shows that the family was living in District 1, Henry County, Kentucky and the 1860 US Federal Census shows they were living in Subdivision 1, Henry County, Kentucky, in the vicinity of the Jericho Post Office. Jericho is still in Henry County today.

The issue with obituaries and death certificates is that they are from secondhand sources and are not always accurate.

Based on the above, I am very confident that Martha Ann was born in Henry County, Kentucky.

Do you have a copy of her obituary? If so, is there anyway that you can share a copy with me? I would love to attach a copy to her in my family tree on My email address is

Best regards,

Added by Lee White on Apr 07, 2015 8:42 AM
Tracy K.
6th great granddaughter
Sorry about that Jennifer, it's Clary "Bond" Loving. Thanks.
Added by Tracy K. on Mar 13, 2015 8:12 AM
Tracy K.
also 6th great granddaughter
I was wondering if you knew if there was any connection with the Osage Indian tribe and if you now of any roll number? Thanks for any information you can give me! I am new to finding my family history, it's awesome that you have been doing it for 20 years. again thanks for any information.

Tracy K.
Added by Tracy K. on Mar 12, 2015 11:33 PM
Mona Williamson
Charles and Louise Thompson

I've transferred Charles to you. I have found that the office staff at Oak Hill are very helpful and willing to look up information for family members. I have taken photos of most of the headstones there; however, I could have missed a few. Also a few people do not have headstones. If you'd like to contact the Oak Hill office their number is (760) 745-1781 and you can find out if Louise is buried there.

Happy Hunting!

Added by Mona Williamson on Feb 03, 2015 9:26 AM
RE: Shaffer
Jennifer I am sorry it has been so long. I lost the link to this site and just found it again. It is so nice to meet you. My grandma talked about her sisters all of the time. I always wanted to meet them but never got to. I will send you an email with the information that I have.
Added by Sara on Jan 24, 2015 8:29 AM
reuben giddings
my name is Mary Lou Melton decendant of Reuben Iwould like to talk to you please if you would please e-mail me I have questions for you
Added by Mary L MELTON on Nov 21, 2014 1:22 PM
given you Dora and John I trust you will not let anyone force you to deleat them due to another one in exsictance .. I am deleating all of my memorials cause I am tired of MY Memorials getting Hi jacked by people who have no business having them . so here you go Cuz they are yours
Love always BFH
Added by Anonymous on Nov 08, 2014 8:25 PM
Qualls, Smith
RE: Hiram Giddens Sr
You have that./.. No I wished I did Can you send that to me or email it to me. Stacey smith ... Martha Gidden is my great great grandma .. she married John Pool
Added by Qualls, Smith on Oct 17, 2014 7:25 PM
RE: Roscoe Platt
You are very welcome. Blessings Jo
Added by Josway on Sep 15, 2014 6:11 AM
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