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Linda Mullen (#47245894)
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Bio Photo In 2006 my daughter graduated from high school and moved off to college. To keep my mind occupied I took a box of antique photos off the top closet shelf that had been stored away since my grandparents passed away in 1990. Very few had names and so I began doing genealogical research to track down family members who also may have inherited matching photos. Many were from the late 1800s and very early 1900s. To my surprise I have identified about 3/4 of the unnamed photos. I am still working on my family tree trying to get the Jonas family posted but also work on my husband's lines as well. My family trees are posted on ancestry.com.

My family names are Jonas, Kruse, Weiss, Buske, Hagemann, Krueger, Jackson, Lowe, Wilson, & Gordon. I have a cousin Sharon Smith who has done extensive research on my mother's family and her web site is: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~circuitcourtrecords/gordon/gordonindex.html

My husbands family names are Mullen, Moore, Herran, Gardner, Burleson, Boyd, Day, Miles, Vann, Beaver, Wren & Tacker who are mostly early settlers in Freestone and Leon County, Texas.

When studying family history, the question often comes to mind "what is the purpose and meaning of life". The wisest man that ever lived, Solomon, had this to say: Let us hear the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man. For God shall bring every work into judgment, with every secret thing, whether it be good, or whether it be evil. (Ecc 12:13-14)

Do you want peace in your life? Jesus is the only way to find true peace and hope and courage to survive in this crazy world in which we live today. The most famous king of all times, King David, said, "Hear my cry, O God; attend unto my prayer. From the end of the earth will I cry unto thee, when my heart is overwhelmed: lead me to the rock that is higher than I. For thou hast been a shelter for me, and a strong tower from the enemy. I will abide in thy tabernacle forever: I will trust in the covert of thy wings. Selah." Ps. 61

One of my greatest family heirlooms is a letter dated June 3, 1908 from Sarah Greives Clark in Manchester, England, to her sister, Anne Greives Lowe (my great-great grandmother) in Crowley, Louisiana. Sarah describes how their brother, George, had found peace in Jesus and she hoped that her sister, Annie, had also been "washed in the blood of the Lamb" so that they might meet again in Heaven. Someday, I too, will meet my ancestors on the other side.

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Karen Wiedemann
RE: Henry Dilbeck
I've been taking pictures at the El Reno Cemetery in El Reno, Oklahoma.

If I see that a permanent marker is there with a temp marker, I just pull up the temp marker.

It's really no longer needed when the permanent is placed.

Thank you for removing the temp marker for Henry Dilbeck. He is a very distant cousin.

Karen
Added by Karen Wiedemann on Apr 11, 2016 11:54 AM
Karen Wiedemann
RE: Henry Dilbeck
Sorry. Yes, antioch. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=29007856

Thanks,
Karen
Added by Karen Wiedemann on Apr 11, 2016 9:19 AM
Karen Wiedemann
Henry Dilbeck
Please remove temp marker.

Thanks,
Karen
Added by Karen Wiedemann on Apr 10, 2016 9:47 PM
Shane Hall
J.P. Ivy
Hi,
Would you have any idea how I might obtain a photo of J.P.? He was an old friend from way back when he lived in Brownwood and I lost track of him when he and I both moved to different places. I belatedly found out about his passing.
Added by Shane Hall on Jan 29, 2016 11:45 AM
Donna Ellison
RE: Thank YOU!
You're welcome,Linda!
Added by Donna Ellison on Jun 04, 2015 9:25 PM
Maredia Haddock
In Appreciation.
It is done. Thanks!
Added by Maredia Haddock on Mar 29, 2015 5:10 PM
S. Reeves
Linda Kay Ivy at Mount Zion
Linda, Thanks very much for searching for her grave. I've reported the problem to the author of her memorial and asked for further information. You are so kind to lend your time and effort, and I truly appreciate your help.

Added by S. Reeves on Mar 25, 2015 10:16 AM
Larry Tunmire
Mt. Zion photo requests
Hi Linda, My name is Larry Tunmire. You may know my wife, Suzanne Day Tunmire.

We have the photos for the 7 photo requests that you've claimed in Mt. Zion. I can either add these for you or can email them to you.

Please let me know at your convenience.

Thanks
Added by Larry Tunmire on Feb 18, 2015 3:39 PM
James Stair
Walker Family
Linda,

Thanks so much for your recent photos ... "GOD BLESS" !!!

Jim Stair ...
Added by James Stair on Nov 20, 2014 8:59 AM
Hutch
RE: W J Chancellor
The Home Guard operated under the direction of the CSA. Most received no salary other than a bounty for deserters. Not sure if members were eligible for a pension.
Added by Hutch on Sep 10, 2014 7:12 AM
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