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D. W. Short (#47018656)
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Bio Photo Born on a Kansas Army base during World War II, raised in a small Texas town, educated at SMU, married for many years, retired professionally from animal welfare, mother, grandmother, sister, friend, artist/designer, genealogist and observer/writer of life.
I am fascinated by history and family.
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RE: Samuel DeLafosse
Ur very Welcome. Jeanne
Added by jfpasternak on Oct 03, 2015 7:23 AM
RE: The Dunagans
Thank you so much for the transfers. Have a great day !!
Added by gardengirl on Sep 29, 2015 11:13 AM
C. Granberry
RE: The Tillmans
Thank you, the photo of the headstone should answer the question.
Added by C. Granberry on Sep 03, 2015 6:18 PM
C. Granberry
RE: Steven Hillman 70926077
Hello, D.W.,

Steven Tillman's birth year was 1804. Looking at his Birth Month (August) and Death Month (January 1882), the age of 77 years on his inscription is correct. If his birth year was 1805, then was only 76 years when died.

Just food for thought. He's a very distant cousin of mine( by marriage); in fact, so distant I cannot even calculate the relationship. I can see that you have sent a great deal of time and effort into the memorials you have created and I will, of course, be content with what you decide.

Have a great day
Added by C. Granberry on Sep 03, 2015 3:34 PM
B.J. Waters
RE: Lt. Cannoy
Wow you're fast! Your edits have been accepted.

Added by B.J. Waters on Aug 13, 2015 10:44 AM
B.J. Waters
RE: Lt. Cannoy
Okay, I'll fix that. Thanks again!

Added by B.J. Waters on Aug 13, 2015 10:43 AM
B.J. Waters
Lt. Cannoy
Thank you for the information. I have added it to his memorial.

Added by B.J. Waters on Aug 13, 2015 10:33 AM
Ruth M. Brown
Re: Billie Love
I'll be glad to delete my entry since you knew her and were so close.


Added by Ruth M. Brown on Jul 19, 2015 8:58 PM
Eva Whearley
RE: The Davises
It's no problem for me to go look one day when I'm off work. You've got my curiosity up now, but it wouldn't be the first time I've seen spouses separated like this. My great grandparents were separated and when he died first he was buried in New Pursley by his parents and years later when she passed away she was buried at Dresden and my grandfather (one of her sons) is buried beside her.
Added by Eva Whearley on Jul 12, 2015 8:14 PM
Eva Whearley
RE: The Davises
I will have to double check but I don't believe that they are buried by each other. He is in the newer addition that backs up to a wooden fence in a residential area and I believe she is in the main area, by the main area I mean the area that can be seen from the baseball fields. When I get a chance I'll go out and try to locate it again, from the other stones in the background of her picture.
Added by Eva Whearley on Jul 12, 2015 6:37 PM
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