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Vernon Gibbons (#46917479)
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Bio Photo I have been working on genealogy for about 25 years. I just found out about Find A Grave a few months ago. What a handy tool this is. I enjoy going around to different cemeteries looking at all the old headstones, and taking pictures for people who might not every see the headstonesof there ancestors if someone didn't take pictures for them.

If anyone finds an error, please let me know and I will correct it. Also anyone who would like to add something, I can also do that for you.

For over 15 years I have been seriously researching my Gibbons family, with a beginning origin in South Carolina (Joseph Franklin Gibbons 1839 and still searching for information prior to that), also researching the Paris family (Rhoda Catherine Paris) from Spartanburg, South Carolina and the Giles families from that area.

From there the search has taken me into Harlan and Bell Counties in Kentucky, and surrounding counties in VA & TN, later on to Rockcastle and Lincoln Counties in KY also. In KY families that connect with our Gibbons are: Fee's, Green, Burkhart, Hensley, Wynn, Wilson and more.

My grandfather Andrew Jackson Gibbons was born in SC, was raised and married Margaret Fee in Harlan County KY. They raised their family in Lee Co. VA. Andrew Jackson Gibbons brothers are, James Giles, John Giles, Spurgeon Gibbons, Willie Gibbons, Campbell Gibbons, Frank Gibbons II and Nathan Gibbons. No known sisters.

If anyone has information of any of these families I would be very appreciative of anything you are willing to share.

I am also working on a register for Rose Hill Cemetery in Robinson, Kansas.

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Mary Escher
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Hi!
You created a Find A Grave for James L. Wilson in the Rose Hill Cemetery, Robinson, KS. Can you tell me are you related to him?

Reason for my asking he is a brother to my gg grandmother - Jane Wilson Duncan Smith. I'm trying to locate where she is buried and have been unsuccessful. Jane's first husband was Thomas J. Duncan, then she married Daniel Smith. Daniel Smith is buried in Tarkio Chapel and William Wlson and Mary Ann Varner Wilson are the parents of James L. Wilson and Jane Wilson.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks
mary.escher@hotmail.com
Added by Mary Escher on Apr 14, 2015 11:58 AM
John Page
Bonnie "Page" Judy
Vernon

Thank you very much for the transfer.

John
Added by John Page on Apr 10, 2015 4:54 PM
John Page
Bonnie "Page" Judy
Vernon

Would you please transfer mem 107754222 to me, this is my sister.

Thank you

John
Largo, Fl.
Added by John Page on Apr 10, 2015 9:45 AM
Sue
RE: Ray Moman
Thank you Vernon! And thanks for the other one that you had posted & all you do for all of us Find A Grave folk!
Best regards,
Sue
Added by Sue on Apr 08, 2015 8:34 PM
Cynthia Kenny
Billy King
Thank-you Vernon for deleting duplicate on Billy King, This is a wonderful website when we all work together to remember the deceased. Thanks for all you do!
Added by Cynthia Kenny on Apr 07, 2015 11:26 PM
Cynthia Kenny
Billy G. King
Vernon-Would you please remove duplicate memorial #144519366 that you created after I had already entered him! I sent an edit a week ago, but it has been ignored. Thank-you.
Added by Cynthia Kenny on Apr 07, 2015 9:15 AM
Sherry (Payne) Weir-Tuggle
Mary F. (Stretch) Graves
Please correct Mary F. parents her father was Charles J. Stretch # 35922356 & mother Mary A. Stretch # 35922263. Thanks for your help in this matter. Sherry L. (Payne) Weir-Tuggle
Added by Sherry (Payne) Weir-Tuggl... on Apr 05, 2015 10:07 AM
Bill Foster
James Gregory
142295260 This is duplicate, You misspelled Gregary, it is Gregory
Added by Bill Foster on Mar 31, 2015 10:42 AM
Bill Foster
Pat Denney
Could you please remove duplicate memorial 144400441 that I created on Mar 29. Also duplicate memorial 142295260 that I created Feb 6. Thanks.
Added by Bill Foster on Mar 31, 2015 6:56 AM
Sue
Ray Moman
Hi Vernon,
Did you click on the photos tab? Then click on the photo of the military photo that you posted, the one that sits crooked Vernon & above it, click on where it says (delete selected photo)? Let me know if it works for you, because it comes up on the others that I have put on there. Thanks for your time & efforts!
Best regards,
Sue Moman Bowen
Added by Sue on Mar 28, 2015 7:07 PM
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