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Family and friends are my greatest treasures! I became interested in locating cemeteries when my daughter Shelley and I found the Miller Cemetery in Woodbine, TX. Also, I am continuing the genealogy hobby started by my Grandmother Miller: researching the families of Creech and Bailey from Lee County VA, Joseph Miller, Turner, Goodnight, and Dye from Cooke County Texas. In addition, I am interested in the Gaar, Quick, and Switzer families from Carroll County IL and their descendants. Being the family historian, I also inherited "Mom's" vast photo album. I am trying to include photos of our family, which can be copied by direct family for private use only.
This provides me a way to honor my father and mother and bless my family. I always excited to find Christian heritage in my family.
2 Cor.5:6 Therefore we are always confident, knowing that, whilst we are at home in the body, we are absent from the Lord: 7(For we walk by faith, not by sight:) 8 We are confident, I say, and willing rather to be absent from the body, and to be present with the Lord.
A note of interest: My photo was taken in 2007 at Union Hill Cemetery in Callisburg, TX. Sarah Frances Goodnight Turner was my GG Grandmother. Her line links us to Charles Goodnight and Harry Truman.
Benjamin Franklin said: "Show me your burial grounds and I'll show you a measure of the civility of a community."
*(Please ask before copying any of my photos. They may be copied by direct family for private use only! They are not to be posted online or used commercially.)
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|Gail Black||Marie Creech Green|
Yes, I would like a copy of any of the pics you have. She is mt great-grandmother "Gran", who raised my mother (Betty) and Aunt Pat (Patricia) after their mother (Hazel) died. Her middle name was Pearl.
|Sonja Brumley Vaughn||John E Laningham|
Thanks for the additional info. It has been posted.
|Eric Strand||John P Gaar birth date|
I added the new John P Gaar birth date to the bio section of the memorial. The other birth date was calculated off of the headstone information. Look OK to you?
|Dave & Pam Jindrich||Carol Quick|
Always happy to connect family members. Good luck with the search.
|Dee Ferris||Marie Creech Green 2nd|
Sorry for the two messages - I didn't notice the second one you sent. I am actually related to her myself, so I prefer to maintain her memorial at this time. But I'll keep your email and will give you priority if I ever do decide to transfer. I will be happy to make any additions or corrections that you have though. If I weren't related I would have been happy to transfer to you. Perhaps we can compare notes and such.
|Dee Ferris||Marie Creech Green|
Thanks so much for pointing out the correction for her name. I knew her nickname was Mollie - I don't know HOW I managed to put Mary! Are you related to the Green side or the Creech side? I am related on the Green side of the family.
I will email you further :-)
Have more to share!
Added by JA_Nice on Aug 31, 2013 1:57 PM
|Eric Strand||John P Gaar|
Thanks for the suggestions! I have edited the information for both John P Gaar and Elizabeth Shoemaker Garr. I also realized they are both listed in my family tree so I will be adding the photos there too. It is a pretty distant connection - They are the "great grandparents of the wife of the 1st great grand uncle of my wife"
|JA_Nice||Effie L. Willis Gaar|
I would love to connect if you are family. Effie and Archie are my husband's grant aunt/uncle on the Willis side. Please feel free to email me at my address listed on my profile page :-)
Added by JA_Nice on Aug 31, 2013 12:20 PM
|JA_Nice||Archie Hiram Gaar|
I did some checking and found the corrected # so added that link. I will credit you with providing this information! Thanks and have a great weekend!!!
Added by JA_Nice on Aug 31, 2013 12:13 PM
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