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Mary Benell (#47254569)
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Bio Photo Please feel free to use any of my photo's. Families are very important and should be shared. I would though like to be given credit for these photo's.
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Ariel S
Susie Jane Lowry
Susie is a very elusive soul. She was my maternal great-grandmother. There are many of us relations seeking who her parents were. All we know is that her parents dropped her off with the Lowry family when she was a young girl (some family lore say she was a baby, others say she was somewhere between 4-6 years old. The story is Susie was ill and her parents left her with the Lowrys and were to come back for her. Well, they didn't. The Lowry family raised her and she later married into the family. The only thing she remembered was the name Buckalew. Don't know where it ties in, if it even does. The first time any family member heard the name Albright was very recently when we found William Dean's death record and Grace Lowry Cunningham (his sister and Susie and James I's daughter) listed that name on the record. Where did that come from? Who knows? We have searched extensively for the Buckalew tie-in and have never found it. She knew she was born in Preston County, West Virginia and we've searched there.
If anyone ever finds ANYTHING tying (tieing?)her in to a birth family there will be a lot of celebrating.
Added by Ariel S on Jul 22, 2015 10:17 AM
Charles Alcaraz
RE: Susie Jane Lowry
Hi Mary! Sorry about the delay, I've been travelling a lot lately.

I've spent the last hour trying to figure out where Buckalew/Bucklew came from and I havent gotten a clear picture yet.

The only source I have is World Family Tree Vol. 5, Ed. 1 from 1995, which we all know is just delightfully inaccurate.

I'm going to keep digging. More soon.

Hope all is well :)
Added by Charles Alcaraz on Jun 25, 2015 12:00 AM
Mary Green Kerr
RE: Sabina Tissue Flanigan-Carpenter
Yes, you may. Thank you so much for asking.

Mary
Added by Mary Green Kerr on Apr 29, 2015 4:44 PM
Michael S. Caldwell
RE: George Wesley Walters
No problem.
Added by Michael S. Caldwell on Apr 28, 2015 2:05 PM
Karen K
RE: Sarah L Rowe
I've deleted my entry of Sarah
Added by Karen K on Mar 30, 2015 8:13 AM
James Clark "Jim" Barnett
RE: Hiram Mitchell
Have you seen this memorial?
Find A Grave Memorial# 9026724
Added by James Clark "Jim" Barnet... on Sep 03, 2014 3:38 PM
Julie S
Susan Knipple
Mary,

Please feel free to use the photo of Susan for your tree. That's why I take them. Thanks!
Added by Julie S on Aug 04, 2014 6:48 AM
James Clark "Jim" Barnett
RE: Laura J Presnall Mitchell
Feel free to use anything I post on here for your own tree. I took those pictures a few years ago as there was a request posted on here. I'm not as mobile as I was then, but if I get back to that area, I will take a look. Have you hit the request a photo button for the others you are looking for?
~Jim~
Added by James Clark "Jim" Barnet... on Jul 27, 2014 2:22 PM
Marion Steiding-Chappell
Sarah Tishue Humbertson
Yes you can use her picture, but please tell me how you are related? She was my Maternal Great Grandmother---Sarah Ann and husband Frisby raised my Mother from Oct 1918 till 1931.
my e mail address is: apples@sti.net
Added by Marion Steiding-Chappell on Jul 14, 2014 10:59 AM
Amanda Smith
RE: Sarah Jane Whysong Dull
Yes, you have my permission. Just please give credit for to me for taking the photo. Thank you!
Added by Amanda Smith on Jun 22, 2014 12:49 PM
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