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Rick Miller (#46935552)
 member for 7 years, 10 months, 21 days
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Bio Photo I am a retired naval officer. I am addicted to genealogy. I love puttering around in cemeteries, even if I don't know any of the people there personally. I like to find and meet new cousins that I didn't know previously and share genealogical info with them. If you go back far enough, we are all cousins.

Families I am particularly interested in include:
Zellner, Coffey, Harrell, Welch, Hayes, Rucker, Hipsher/Hipshire, Lorenz, Slocum, and Adams.
I have a special interest in the genealogy of many of the families who settled in Grainger County, Tennessee. They intermarried early and often, and if you are kin to any of them, you are likely kin to all of them.
The Millers were Volga Germans who immigrated to the U.S.A. in 1875. I have lots of information on them and the other Volga German families they intermarried with. I am happy to share with anyone who is researching that area.

I am always happy to transfer to a relative, even a distant one (unless they are my relatives, too!). I don't mind managing all the records I have created, but I am more than happy to transfer them to someone else with a direct interest to manage.

Feel free to use any photo I have posted. I wouldn't have posted them, if I didn't want to share.

Good Hunting!
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Paula
RE: Beatrice Littles
You are so awesome!!! Thanks for checking them out. I started doing my graving again if you couldn't tell...lol I missed it terribly!!!
Added by Paula on Jul 26, 2015 9:20 AM
Tom Sowell
Thanks for the photo add
You added a high school photo of my dad's, Billy Zellner Sowell, to his site. Thank you.

Tom Sowell
Added by Tom Sowell on Jul 16, 2015 11:16 AM
Jean Foster
RE: D R Heist
Thank you very much for you information. I appreciate your help.
Added by Jean Foster on Jul 14, 2015 11:59 PM
Jean Foster
D R Heist
You posted a memorial for D R Heist who is buried in Fort Supply, Woodward, Oklahoma cemetery. I am wondering if you have any more information on this person and if there is a memorial.
Thank you, Jean Foster
Added by Jean Foster on Jul 14, 2015 5:12 PM
Jeffrey Claytor
Photo Usage - Thank you! (update)
Added by Jeffrey Claytor on Jul 06, 2015 12:39 PM
Jeffrey Claytor
Photo Usage - Thank you!
Thank you for allowing use of your photos. The portrait of Amanda Sloan, wife of Millard Fillmore Sloan, especially. Sister of my great-grandmother Isabelle Mallatt Redman. Daughter of Hiram Mallatt and Mary Ann Ascher (grave not yet located).
Added by Jeffrey Claytor on Jul 06, 2015 12:37 PM
Clarence Wayne Pigg
RE: Ibb Oblend
I transferred Ibb Harrell to you.
Clarence Pigg
Added by Clarence Wayne Pigg on Jun 30, 2015 4:29 PM
Liz Freeman
Pennington dupes
Your are probably right in that regard. Oscar cemetery is near where I grew up. I was trying to determine if it were worth my while to go down there and photograph it again to see if we could reach a higher percentage on it being nearly 100% photographed. However, life just keeps getting in the way of doing fun things.
Added by Liz Freeman on Jun 23, 2015 10:39 PM
Debbie Gibbons
RE: Homer Page Godbey
Hi Rick,

Mr. Godbey's Texas Death Certificate 44535 list the burial on May 5, 1984 in Mount Olivet Cemetery. His headstone in Mount Olivet does have the dates as well. Sorry but, I don't know the section. If you call the cemetery at 817-831-0511 for a location, I would be happy to get you a picture.

If you need a copy of the death certificate, please let me know.

Debbie
Added by Debbie Gibbons on Jun 23, 2015 12:46 PM
Row Walker
Reorienting photos
Thanks for a reply on side lying photo presentations. Had not given this much thought. Any of mine which were on the side were usually my fault and easily corrected. If the photo's size
(too large) is not the issue, can't imagine what may be going on. I do know that when photo problems occur, Find A Grave admin can resolve. But, if there are many, likely they'll defer and give the contributor a fix. Best of regards and thanks for your input at this site. Good luck in resolving the issue. Let me know if you do.

Gary
Added by Row Walker on Jun 16, 2015 1:32 PM
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