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Ray Gatewood (#46978762)
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My wife and I do genealogy so we have been in a lot of libraries, cemeteries, court houses and outhouses all around the USA. At first, I started photographing only my family and friends' tombstones. It therefore became a duty to take pictures of all the markers in the cemeteries throughout Ellis county.
Several of the names and dates which are already listed that do not yet have photos, contain many errors. After taking their tombstone pictures, I have noticed those mistakes when comparing the actual inscriptions with the information that has already been uploaded. I also see a lot of people listed more than once, which throws off the number of graves indicated.
If and when I make a mistake please e-mail me and I will gladly correct it. If the person is a relative or friend and you wish to manage the listing, I will happily relinquish ownership and transfer it over to you. We are members of the Ellis County Genealogical Society which meets the 1st Monday of each month, 7:00 pm, at the Ellis County Woman's Building, 407 West Jefferson Street in Waxahachie. Membership is open to anyone interested in family history. Dues are $20 per calendar year and includes a subscription to ECGS quarterly publication, Searchers & Researchers.
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Anonymous-L.L.
Thomas Jefferson Weatherford
Hi,
If your not related to Tom #63800598, would you transfer to family. my #46914425
thank you for all you've done.
Added by Anonymous-L.L. on Sep 29, 2014 5:12 PM
Joan Viney
Lissie Parks
I have submitted corrections for name (as shown on 1900 census Benton County, Missouri prior to her marriage) and birth and death dates and places as shown on her death certificate.

Joan Viney
Added by Joan Viney on Aug 11, 2014 1:09 AM
Joan Viney
Jeff Parks
I have submitted corrections for name and birth and death dates showing data listed on his death certificate.

Joan Viney
Added by Joan Viney on Aug 11, 2014 1:02 AM
Don McDonald
johnnie morgan
Thanks for the transfer. don
Added by Don McDonald on Jul 25, 2014 1:46 PM
Elise L Arnold
Thank You
I just wanted to thank you for visiting my great grandmother - Janie Barron and grandfather - Jack McBurnett in the Palmer cemetery and making places for them.
Added by Elise L Arnold on Jul 14, 2014 8:55 PM
InActive
Lester Boyd Baker transfer
I really appreciate the quick transfer of Lester Boyd Baker's memorial. Your the best...!

Liz
Added by InActive on Jul 06, 2014 8:58 PM
Jay
Alfred R. Rucker
Thank you for the transfer and for all your contributions to Find A Grave.

Jay
Added by Jay on May 08, 2014 8:39 AM
Sharan Farmer
Transfer
Thanks so much for the prompt response and transfer of Dewey Winningham. I appreciate it so much!
Added by Sharan Farmer on Apr 10, 2014 10:47 AM
Salty Antoni
help which Shiloh Cemetery ??
not sure if asking for too much help but these folks seem to be in a non-existent cemetery

Polk, John 106496752
b. 1915 d. Jun. 6, 1965 Shiloh Cemetery
Garland
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Polk, Mrs John 106496929
b. unknown d. Jun. 6, 1965

(I found some of the others -in other cemeteries!)

John Polk, 50, of Dallas died following a fall in the bathroom of his home. He was pronounced dead on arrival at a Garland Hospital.

Services were held a the Shiloh Cumberland Presbyterian Church with Rev. Fred Bryson officiating. Burial was in the Shiloh Cemetery.

Survived by his mother - Mrs. Mattie Polk.

-- Any insight would be helpful -- not mine -- but just trying to clear-out this fake place!!
Thanks
salty
Added by Salty Antoni on Mar 24, 2014 7:50 PM
Gone But Not Forgotten
Family transfer
Thank you for the family memorial transfer. You are very kind.
Added by Gone But Not Forgotten on Mar 05, 2014 3:54 PM
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