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Rick Miller (#46935552)
 member for 6 years, 10 months, 2 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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Trotter Family
Thank you for updating the Trotter family.
Added by Twila on Jul 09, 2014 8:39 PM
Farrar and related families
RE: Minnie Belle (Farrar) Willoughby
Thanks for your note. I will ask cousins to help me remember, too.
Added by Farrar and related famili... on Jun 18, 2014 6:37 PM
Emma Schwabenland Haynes?
I have been looking and looking for Emma's burial place, and that of her husband Tom. I know she died in 1984 but cannot find her. Can you help? Karen
Added by kde on Jun 10, 2014 11:10 AM
Dora Miller Schabenland
Thank you for the photos you have posted of Dora and her husband. That confirms the identity of photos I have that were part of my grandparents household. My grandmother was Elizabeth Klaus Weber and her mother was Emma Giebelhaus Krieger Klaus.
Added by kde on Jun 03, 2014 11:20 PM
Michael Upchurch
Francis Donohoe
Thank you for transferring the care of the memorial of Francis Marion Donohoe to me. Thank you for making and managing the memorial.

Michael L. Upchurch
Added by Michael Upchurch on May 30, 2014 1:35 PM
Julianne {Palmer} Clark & Jerry Clark
Musidora C. {Bassett} Moore
Thanks so much Rick for the transfer of my cousin! It's greatly appreciated. Julie
Added by Julianne {Palmer} Clark &... on May 26, 2014 11:43 AM
R.D. Herring
RE: Idol Cemetery/Mount Pleasant Church Cemetery
Thanks, Rick. I requested the combining of the 2 cem memorials. Pls let J Cope know.
Added by R.D. Herring on May 19, 2014 8:15 AM
Thank you so much for the updates and links!
Added by Honor on May 11, 2014 2:06 PM
RE: Dorothy L Hedrick
Rick, Feel free to do so. And thank you so much for asking. I appreciate it. I know it doesn't seem like much but when you spend days photographing tombstones its nice to have the recognition.

Added by Margaret on May 04, 2014 10:22 AM
Jason Lee Edwards
RE: R,E, Bryson dupe
Thank you so much!
Added by Jason Lee Edwards on Apr 15, 2014 7:15 AM
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