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Chet Walker (#47314925)
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If you know the location of any cemetery in Ashe Co., NC which does not already have a map on Findagrave, I would appreciate very much hearing from you.

I would like to transfer my non relative memorials to any relatives who are active and co-operative users of Find a Grave. Just ask. I make mistakes. Contact me with changes, corrections, etc.
My family surnames of interest are Walker, Starr, Sadler, Rumph, Jones, Moreland, Summers, Anderson, Shields, Thiesen, Couper & Traylor.
You are welcome to use my photos for any noncommercial use (ie post on your or other genealogy site tree- public or private).

Beginning in 2011, I have completed the photographing (often begun by others) of the following:

Ashe Co., NC: 329 Cemeteries

Avery Co., NC: 22 Cemeteries

Caldwell Co., NC: 27 Cemeteries

Watauga Co., NC: 91 Cemeteries
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Glenda Rowland
RE: Carolina Perkins Duplicate
Thank you Chet. My email is if you have any questions or information.
Added by Glenda Rowland on Mar 24, 2015 10:32 AM
Thomas Rosedahl
tombstone transcriptions
It may help folks in the future if you would add the following transcriptions to James Sapp and Nancy Jones Sapp's posting you have on find a grave. They are in the Samuel Sapp Family Cemetery in Ashe County, North Carolina. A friend of ours made a 5 1/2 hour round trip to help me with the transcription to prove relationship for DAR.
Their stones read: Nancy Sapp wife of James Sapp was born Apr 14 1821 and died Jan 20 1892 and James Sapp Seniar (Senior) was born Apr the 20 1820 died Apr the 21 1892 Age 72 Y and 1 day
Added by Thomas Rosedahl on Mar 23, 2015 6:29 AM
Sherlocks Cousin
Charles Madison "Charlie" Pickler
Thank you for posting my cousin's obituary. It verifies what I have been trying to let people know - he is really buried in the Old Albemarle Cemetery and not Fairview as his death cert shows! A little 'history' - Charles is related to the country singer Kellie Pickler, also my distant cousin.
Added by Sherlocks Cousin on Mar 21, 2015 4:24 PM
Thank you so much for the transfers! I really appreciate it a lot!!
Added by Stoogette on Mar 17, 2015 6:46 PM
Linda Roark
RE: Avery Winebarger#72934096
Looks good to me Chet. I'm so grateful to you and others who have gone to all the trouble to post this great info here to help the rest of us find our missing ancestors!
Added by Linda Roark on Mar 07, 2015 9:08 AM
Linda Roark
Avery Winebarger#72934096
Chet, I'm confused as to Selda and James Winebarger's birthdates being long after their father's stated death date. Did their mother remarry or is Avery's death date mistaken? Thanks
Added by Linda Roark on Mar 06, 2015 5:18 PM
Linville Sheets #112123092

Thank you so very much for taking the time, effort and energy to photograph this memorial for me. I appreciate this a great deal. Thank you!
Added by Pip on Mar 06, 2015 7:04 AM
Walker Prioleau Rivers III
Memorial 117818804
This memorial is for my paternal grandfather's sister. I would like to link it with the memorials for her siblings and parents.
If you wish, you can transfer the memorial to me at 47706477 or, if this is one of the directs you want to keep, link her to her father, James Philip Rivers at 116967617 and to her mother, Mary Amarinthia Cannon at 116972410.
Thanks so much for your help and for the wonderful service you are providing others.
Walker Rivers
Macon, GA
Added by Walker Prioleau Rivers II... on Mar 02, 2015 11:41 AM
Blackburn Cemetery
Hi there. I noticed you have photographed the Blackburn Cemetery in Ashe County. Could you tell me where exactly this cemetery is located? Thanks so much!
Added by Kristen on Mar 01, 2015 3:03 PM
Michael Harris

Thanks a bunch. They are cousins. Raymond was married to Mary Catherine who was my father's first cousin.

Added by Michael Harris on Feb 27, 2015 7:11 PM
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