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Sue Thompson Patterson (#47214649)
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I have been doing ancestral research for about 30 years. By being involved in searching records and information, I have made many new friends (fellow researchers) and met family members who have become personal friends. This is a great (and addictive) hobby that had opened the lives of my antecedents and their migration across North America from the European Continent for me. Just finding names is not the goal for me. I want to know how they made their living, what the times were like, and just get to know the individuals as personally as I can. By combining history, country, and economics, it is easier to create an interesting even though incomplete canvas of the journey of one's life. Sometimes I only have a name, but I never stop seeking a clue here and there. Sometimes my efforts are rewarded but more often, the secrets are still floating in the hazy gauze of time.

I am a retired executive and newspaper correspondent retiring from director of a senior citizens center. I retired from the American Red Cross working in health, safety, service to military families, and disaster as volunteer, paid staff, instructor and instructor trainer.

The pictures that I take for Find A Grave may be used in your research and transfered at will. I hope that they help you in your endeavors.

Most all photos I take in Englewood Cemetery in Slaton, Texas will have life dates, burial date, and location of grave if you click on the pictures.
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Bill T. Whitis
Lela aycock
Thanks for the pictures!
Added by Bill T. Whitis on Jul 08, 2014 5:33 PM
vickie thomas
RE: cass roberts
you are welcome
Added by vickie thomas on Jul 02, 2014 7:11 AM
vickie thomas
RE: cass roberts
sorry but we are no relation to Cory Rackley-
Added by vickie thomas on Jun 28, 2014 8:35 AM
vickie thomas
cass roberts
you can contact Addie Short (nee Addie Rackler Roberts) at 254-842-1813
Added by vickie thomas on Jun 20, 2014 6:02 PM
vickie thomas
RE: Cass Allen Roberts
I apologize for not getting back to you sooner. Cass is my nephew, and his parents are Addie Short and Randy Roberts. She was Addie Roberts at the time of the baby's birth and death. If you need anymore info, please contact me at 806-433-2120
Added by vickie thomas on Jun 20, 2014 4:24 PM
Kathy (McPhaul) Cather
Whew!!! You are AWESOME!!! Totally above and beyond the call!!! Thank you so much for EVERYTHING!!! MUCH appreciated!!! Abundant blessings!!
Added by Kathy (McPhaul) Cather on Jun 03, 2014 5:22 PM
Kathy (McPhaul) Cather
Herschel Crawford
OH WOW!!! You are a TOTAL rock STAR!!! Thank you so much for your efforts!! and for catching the mistake regarding the errant Crawford Parents!! The good news is that with the "upgrades" FindAGrave is quick to fix mistakes even if the other person doesn't respond. So hopefully it will be remedied soon!!. (I think what happened is that she SKIPPED a Generation!!)// Anyway.....Just to clarify..Although Agnes' PARENTS are buried there, AGNES is NOT ? is that correct?...I am assuming she is buried with her Second husband, JD McPhaul. // I'm not sure who Edith is either? sorry. Thank you again for your assistance!! Abundant blessings to you!!!
Added by Kathy (McPhaul) Cather on Jun 02, 2014 10:15 PM
Nancy Franklin-Walling Bundrick
Photo added with info.
Added by Nancy Franklin-Walling Bu... on Jun 02, 2014 8:41 AM
Nancy Franklin-Walling Bundrick
RE: Wallings
Will do. Thanks.
Added by Nancy Franklin-Walling Bu... on Jun 02, 2014 8:28 AM
Kathy (McPhaul) Cather
Herschel Crawford
Thank you so much!!! I really appreciate your help!! I'm curious to know if his wife is buried there? or with her second husband, McPhaul. Be careful out there!! Blessings!!
Added by Kathy (McPhaul) Cather on Jun 02, 2014 7:48 AM
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