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Little Marie (#47904550)
 member for 3 years, 3 months, 21 days
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Bio Photo I enjoy visiting cemeteries, taking photos of the gravestones and statuary. I was so excited when I discovered the FIND A GRAVE website because I finally have a place to use the information I have been gathering.
My special interests are my ancestors' families: McCorkle, Brandon, Locke, McLeod, Coleman, Yeomans/Youmans, Rountree, Gardner, Webb, Moore, Brashear, Pitts, Hall, Forney, Hoke, Bergner, Balfour, Abernethy, Givhan, Johnson, Mobberley, Potts, Pegram, Bumpass, Matthews, Perry, Coats, Jenkins, Dorsey, Pope, Chapman, Dixon, Porter, Sandifer, Dickinson, Loughlin, Wallette, etc.
Recently I have begun research of my husband's family and am interested in the Landrum, Corbett, Carter, Pruitt, Redmond, Music, Wilkie and King families.
My profile photo is of the real "Little Marie." She was Marie Chapman Senyard, daughter of Mary Ethel Brashear and Dr. Oscar Chapman, sister of Elmo Mobley Chapman, and wife of Faye Senyard. She was my grandmother Alice McCorkle Coleman's first cousin, and, though I never knew her, I know that she, like many other members of our family, was very interested in preserving her family's history and heritage, as I am. I use her picture to honor her. This picture is courtesy of Moses M. Coleman, Jr., my father.
Much of the personal family info that I have been able to add to my family memorials comes from the book "Granny Bess" which contains historical info, letters, newspaper articles, and photos of the McCorkle, Brashear, Moore, Webb, Dorsey, Johnson and related families.
Two other excellent sources of information for Moore family research are the book "Rodeham Moore of Patrick County, Va - His Descendants and Known Kin" by Merle Moore, and The Association For The Descendants of Rodeham Moore. The Association is a national organization and has an internet web site.
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Debbie Hime
Thank you for the pictures.
Added by Debbie Hime on Nov 29, 2015 4:09 PM
Gail O'Neill
Henry Bogut
Hi Little Marie,
I noticed that you have entered my father in law whom we buried yesterday. I was wondering if you would mind transferring the management of his memorial to me. I am the hisorian for the family.
Thank you,
Added by Gail O'Neill on Nov 11, 2015 10:21 AM
Jeff Thomson
Matthew Locke McCorkle
Enlisted in Marengo County September 15, 1863 Co. B 43rd Alabama Infantry Confederate States Army at age 17. Reference Ala Dept of Archives and History. With southern regards. Jeff
Added by Jeff Thomson on Nov 08, 2015 7:31 PM
Capdevilla family

May you please transfer my family to me. I would very much appreciate it. Thank you for taking your time to do this!

Memorial #:
Added by ericcapdevilla on Nov 05, 2015 8:38 PM
Billy Walker
Malcolm D Hughes Duplicate
Thank you for letting me know about the duplicate memorials for Private Malcolm D. Hughes in the Mount Vernon Cemetery, Montgomery County Georgia.

I have added the photo of the tombstone to the original memorial # 75741317 and deleted the memorial I created. Although the original has him as a Captain, I can find no documentation of that rank. Private Hughes joined the Montgomery Sharpshooters, Company E, 61st Georgia Volunteer Infantry in July 1861 and was wounded in the arm, resulting in it being amputated, at the battle of the Wilderness in Virginia on May 5, 1864.
Added by Billy Walker on Oct 12, 2015 9:14 PM
RE: Raymond
ok thanks for all your hard work on putting this together .... we do have a Shope book that Ina Shope put together for us years ago .... but now I can update the book
Added by CYNTHIA PICKARD on Oct 09, 2015 1:57 PM
RE: Raymond
yes I would love for you to add this to my father's memorial if you do not mind .... I appreciate all that you have done so far .... hope this can help
Added by CYNTHIA PICKARD on Oct 08, 2015 10:27 PM
153378016 (Hemmingway)
Just thought you would like to know you posted a duplicate memorial. There was one posted for Shirley on the 2nd of October and then you posted yours several days later. A quick name search would avoid duplicate memorials. Have a great day and may the blessings of many families be upon you.
Added by Patti on Oct 08, 2015 12:02 PM
Richard Worthington
Information gladly added. Thanks for sending it!
Added by Seagull on Sep 30, 2015 10:28 PM
Deborah Zimmerman McCoy
Rev Ervin L Brogsdale 106538064
Thanks for the transfer, I appreciate your kindness from the bottom of my heart. Take a look at it if you have the time.
Added by Deborah Zimmerman McCoy on Sep 19, 2015 11:36 PM
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