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Bill Foster (W.L.Foster ) (#47029276)
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Bio Photo I was born & raised in the Smokie Mountains & foot hills of the Appalachian Mountains of North Carolina & South Carolina.
I'm one of the Original Participants @ the FosterFTDNA project with tested DNA markers up to 67.
I use Find A Grave as a research tool to connect family members of Families related to my Foster Surname and related Surnames. Foster , Minnick, Markland, Davis, Combs, Markland, Myers, Rumbley Zimmerman, Orrell, Tucker . Also the surnames from my mothers side of the Family Braswell, Ratcliff / Ratliff, Henson / Hinson, Diggs / Degge, Myers, Pistol / Travis, Boyette / Boyet,Keen, others . My wifes family surnames Rice , Franklin, Wallin, Shelton, Tweed, Sevier , Chandler and others.
I believe in linking family members with the tools given to us in the Edit Tab Section. Many of my memorials are created by finding the burial Locations listed on Death Certificates.
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PF Hanz
RE: America Foster
Thank you!
Added by PF Hanz on Apr 16, 2015 8:52 AM
PF Hanz
America Foster
hey Bill, will you transfer America Foster's memorial to me please? She is my great grandmother. Thank you
Added by PF Hanz on Apr 15, 2015 6:11 PM
Mary J. Gregory
RE: Ratliffs
Your email address says invalid.
Thanks for the update.
What is your Ancestry Name?
Mary Gregory
Added by Mary J. Gregory on Apr 09, 2015 2:45 PM
Mary J. Gregory
Rosa Lee Ratliff Knight.
Sorry that was Nancy Jernigan.
Added by Mary J. Gregory on Apr 08, 2015 7:40 PM
Mary J. Gregory
Rosa Lee Ratliff Knight
Please check Rosa Lee Ratliff Knight
ID #118054420 buried at Mount Beulah
Baptist Church Cemetery.
She is the Daughter of Eli Ratliff and Laura Atkinson.
Laura Atkinson is the Daughter of William Burwell Atkinson and Sarah "Sallie" Aycock.
Eli Ratliff is the son of Elijah Yancey Ratliff, and Nance Jernigan.
Rosa Lee Ratliff married Samuel T. Knight.
Thank you,
Mary J. Gregory
Added by Mary J. Gregory on Apr 08, 2015 7:37 PM
Ties That Bind
Family memorials
You are very welcome. If there are others, please just let me know. Working together is what makes Find-A-Grave a great resource site.
Added by Ties That Bind on Mar 09, 2015 7:21 AM
Elizabeth Harrington Smith
Hope you can help...

I am not sure how closely you are related, but I have been trying to find Walter Fleet Foster. I am not sure if he is living or deceased. His brother is Roland Lewis Foster lll, and his father was Capt. Roland Foster. I last saw Fleet in 1994, in Urbanna, Virginia. I would love to know how he's doing and if he is healthy and happy. Any information would be appreciated. Thanks so much and God bless.

Added by Elizabeth Harrington Smit... on Mar 01, 2015 12:56 AM
RE: My Cousin Lewis Brent Hill
He's in the columbarium at Trinity, so your mother had it right after all. If I did not already send you an edit, could you please add "Columbarium" in the plot section of his memorial?

Many thanks for your patience with me on this-
Added by Anna on Feb 17, 2015 1:55 AM
William R. Ward
Ratliff Family
George, Jr., was my childhood friend. George Sr (1923), was my father's, Jack Coop Ward, best friend at Texas A&M, class of '44. I have fond memories of summers spent at their home in Cedar Lane. My grandfather, Gus Roesler, had built a cabin on Caney Creek close to Sargent's Beach. We spent nearly every other weekend at the cabin and it was convinent to stop at Cedar Lane. The cabin was destroyed by Hurricane Carla in September of 1961. My grandfather did not rebuild the cabin and we made less trips to Hhe area, I recently visited Connie at the old home on Ratliff Road. I took her out to dinner and we discussed the old days. I'm still confused about George, Jr.s death. Can you tell me more about the family?
Thanks, Bill Ward
Added by William R. Ward on Feb 14, 2015 1:08 PM
bj shinderling
please add
for james richard franklin 85879604
father 77276603
mother 77276845
thank you
Added by bj shinderling on Feb 04, 2015 10:51 AM
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