|John Vincent "VINCE" Powers (#47110613)|
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"A people that takes no pride in the noble achievements of remote ancestors will never achieve anything worthy to be remembered with pride by remote descendents." – Macauley.|
I'm a Homesite Acreage REALTOR in Montgomery County, Texas...working on my Family History when I can...joined F-A-G not long ago and have already had alot of success, I think this is great and would like to applaud all involved!
I am also a Member of the Class of 1979 at St. Frederick CHS (Go WARRIOR'S!) in Monroe, La., and have begun a new project...gathering F-A-G info for all our deceased ALUMNI....and would like to THANK all my fellow WARRIORS for any assistance!!
NO WARRIOR LEFT BEHIND!
...and now I've been vol-recruited by the 75th Ohio Inf (yep, YANKS!), to help get all members of the original CW Regiment located &/or memorialized! This was the unit in which a GGGrand-Uncle, Capt. Thomas J. Wheeler (#22988649) served with until his death in 1863...he died of multiple GSWs inflicted on the first day of the Battle of Gettysburg!
NO WARRIOR LEFT BEHIND!
On 1/19/2011 my father, CMDR Thomas J. Powers passed away suddenly....upon hearing the news I immediately sat and began his Memorial (Find A Grave Memorial# 64427239) which I posted to F/B as I was unable to speak of it on the phone. He was very proud of the work I had been doing on Ancestry & F-A-G, both for the Family...and for the "forgotten" CW Vets! He had just visited "Chancellorsville" the day before his death and purchased 2 books for me there, one was "The Last Days of Thomas J. 'Stonewall' Jackson"! RIP Dad.
NO WARRIOR LEFT BEHIND!
"Restoring HONOR, and TRUE American History.....one or two profiles at a time!"
PLEASE JOIN/LIKE my new "FRANK & JESSE JAMES" Page on F/B....THANKS! JVP, TX
SUMMER 2011...Frank & Jesse James CAPTURED!
In my TREE!!! My Dad died suddenly in Jan, leaving a lot of unanswered ???s on his maternal side as his mother had died just after his birth, and her mother died when she was only 4, and her mother, when she was 22....3 generations all died young in Ark, away from the Old Kentucky Home!!? Then a 2nd cousin of Dads found me thru F-A-G, who provided a lot of new info that sent me up several of his "lost" maternal lines and resulted in several surprises such as his GGG-Gpa was GEN Jesse Cole Lindsay (KY Militia)! I was excited with this till I discovered his sister was the Grandmother of FRANK & JESSE JAMES....making me their 2nd (4x's) Cousin!!! Then also there was my GGG-Uncle, COL John Anthony Lindsay (CSA-Ark), #75652636, who served GEN Sterling Price in the 1864 MO Campaign as his Guide!!! I finally found those REBELS in the woodpile I've been in search of all my life...in SPADES!!! Iiiiiiieeeee!!!
My Dad never knew any of this....DA*N!
Last words of a mortally wounded 20yr old Confederate Officer: "No, I am done for. You can do me no good. Save yourselves and tell Pa good-bye and I died right. I did my duty. I died at my post." ~RIP Sir
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|Ronnie & Marjeana||Grandma Shaw|
We just took photos at Bryant Cove in Conway Co. Ark. and we did not find Grandma Shaw. We did find a Grandma Brabshaw. She is beside Elsie (1864 ~1954) & Wm. (1872~1912) Archer. There graves are the same. They both have concrete borders around them. May this be your Grandma Shaw?
|C. Dean||request transfer?|
Vince, I have requested a few times, & haven't gotten a response? Would you please transfer my relative [# 55425987], to my acct., please?
Added by C. Dean on Sep 20, 2014 9:11 PM
|William Taylor||Capt. John Johnson|
I found your listing for Capt. John Johnson, link:
Birth 1588 in Hertfordshire, England Se
Death 30 Sep 1659 in Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts, USA
Not sure, but could his parents be John Johnson
Birth 1550 in Wilmington,,Kent,England
Death 1643-12-14 in Wilmington,,Kent,England
and Hannah Throckmorton
Birth 1570 in Wilmington,,Kent,England
Death 1667 in Wilmington,,Kent,England
Seems to match up with my ancestry tree. If so he may be my 11th GG. Thanks!
|Ben Tilford Calvert||RE: Howdy Ben!|
Not that I am aware of. Have a great trip. Ben
|Janet LaMotte||Dorothy Higbie|
Info added. Links done. Thank you.
|Missing My Loved ones||Leslie Delancy|
Hello I haven't had a chance to go out to rose hill cemetery as I am under the weather, But I did get information on her plot location in case you want to add it to your request. they said its section 14 lot 544 northwest corner
|Dennis Harmsen||Edit Requests|
Hello! You probably have some Edit Requests pending your attention. Are you aware of Edit Requests in your Edit Tab? If not, contact/email me and I will assist you with these. They can only be approved by you since you hold the memorials. Thank you.
|Linda Sochnuk||#55300319 75th OVI, E C Wayman EC w|
This is my great great grandfather Ephraim Cromwell Wayman, 1st Lieutenant of the 75th OVI Company D. Enlisted 2 Oct 1861, resigned his commission 24 March 1862.
Born 9 April 1836 on Wayman's Ridge, Marshall County near Moundsville, (West) Virginia.
Fraternal twin brother of Manassah Bane Wayman, Chaplain of the 3rd Iowa Calvary (d.2 July 1864, buried New London, Iowa.)
Ephraim died May 10, 1894 in Ransom, Illinois where he was a retired Methodist circuit rider and preacher.
Son of William Wayman of Frederick, MD and Amy Bane of PA. Husband of Abigail T Fuller. Father of: Ida May, Emma Dora, Mary P, William A, Charles, Eva, Abbie E and Mabel.
|CalyBejo||Find A Grave Memorial# 67177184 Henry M Shaw|
This is my gg-grandfather and would love to manage this memorial, could you please transer to me (CalyBejo #47818935)?
Added by CalyBejo on Aug 09, 2014 11:31 AM
|C💗M||Pvt Robert Henry Madden|
Hi John, Thank you for the merged two Memorial's on Pvt. Robert Henry Madden. I have some clues on his mother Esther as her name continues to be used into the 1900's. She must have touched the families greatly. When I get more valid proof of Esther maiden name, I will share with you. Thank you greatly for all that you do to honor each Person individually on their Memorial's. You are a blessing to Find A Grave. Carolyn
Added by C💗M on Jul 22, 2014 3:48 PM
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