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John Sharpless (#46543054)
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Bio Photo "Dear Ancestor
Your tombstone stands among the rest;
Neglected and alone.
The name and the date are chiseled out
On polished, marbled stone.
It reaches out to all who cares
It is too late to mourn.
You did not know that I exist
You died and I was born.
Yet each of us are cells of you
In flesh, in blood, in bone.
Our blood contracts and beats a pulse
Entirely not our own.
Dear Ancestor, the place you filled
One hundred years ago
Spreads out among the ones you left
Who would have loved you so.
I wonder if you lived and loved,
I wonder if you knew
That someday I would find this spot,
And come to visit you."
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John Wilson
Edward M Tilton, Jr.
Hey John, I found parent and spouse info for Edward M Tilton and put in the edits for you to review. Here's the links to census data:

Parents: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MKQK-LYY

Spouse: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V1LQ-HVW

Thanks!

JohnW
Added by John Wilson on Jul 18, 2014 4:37 PM
Laura Hicks
John Stafford Parker
Hi,

Are you by any chance related to John Stafford Parker? # 30316466. I noticed you visited the grave. I am directly related to his sister, Willie Ethel Parker # 88378646 (she is my great great grandmother). Anyways, I am trying to find information on Daniel Joseph Parker, their father. I was wondering if you had any information on him.
Added by Laura Hicks on Jun 13, 2014 3:15 AM
donna lassitter
Lassitter Family
Have added children to memorials #8362558 and 8362567. This was my husband's great grandparents. These children are listed on the US census 1910 for this couple. We have the original family portrait that the photos of this couple on their memorials were excerpted from. We are interested in the spouse listed as Elitha Ann Little Lassiter lsited on memorial 8362558. Do you have a marriage cert. or date of marriage? We have no photos/or any record of this spouse. There had never been any mention of a 2nd wife by any family member. Our last visit with Ephraim Lassitter was in 1966, 2 years before his death, at that time he lived with his son Perry Wesley Lassitter in Pensacola, FL. At the time of his death in 1968, he was living with his son, Luther B. Lassitter.
Added by donna lassitter on Feb 05, 2014 12:02 PM
Jewell
Jewell Sharpless Godwin
Hi John,

Would you allow me to use Jewell's lovely picture on ancestry.com? I haven't written you in many moons but I thank you for all of the help you have given me on the Prescott/Sharpless family.

Thanks,

Jewell Albright
#47322171
Added by Jewell on Jan 17, 2014 1:39 PM
dgresh
New SAC Process
Have you noticed the new SAC process? Most change requests now appear on a new "Edit" tab on your Profile page.
Added by dgresh on Dec 12, 2013 6:57 AM
Merf
RE: Hawkins Infant
Transfer made!
Added by Merf on May 18, 2013 8:51 AM
Dee
Pose Family
Thank you for transfering them! I know I was bombarding you with edits and I felt bad.
Added by Dee on May 17, 2013 1:54 PM
jdc
Smyths - New Live Oak.
Thanks for updating. Best regards, John
Added by jdc on Apr 09, 2013 8:21 PM
jdc
Smyths - New Live Oak.
Thanks for updating. Best regards, John
Added by jdc on Apr 09, 2013 8:14 PM
Dee
Jaoquine & Emma Pose
Would you kindly transfer these two me if they are not your relatives? They are my relatives and I'd like to link them to others. Thanks!

Jaoquine Pose 107756013
Emma Gene Pose 25016275
Added by Dee on Apr 05, 2013 4:12 PM
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