Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Leslyn Lang (#47413755)
 member for 4 years, 7 months, 19 days
[Add to MyFriends]
Bio and Links
Bio Photo I've been researching my family since I was a teenager. Of course, my family lines have been little researched so it makes the work a little more challenging. But I like a good challenge. I volunteer to take pictures for Find A Grave in Fredericksburg City, Spotsylvania Co., King George Co., Caroline County, Stafford Co. and where else I go. My family surnames are: Reed (Reid, Read), Sells, Ashton, Smith, Greene, Roush, Bottorff, Sissell (Cecil), Sayres, Luker, DeHaven, Reading, etc. I research all the family lines. My family tree begins in Loudoun Co. Virginia. From there they moved to Ohio (Guernsey Co., Washington Co., Muskingum Co., Noble Co.). At this point 2 brothers leave Ohio when Oklahoma opens up to settlers (El Reno, OK). One of the brothers leaves Oklahoma and moves to Springfield, MO (Green Co.) and then finally staying in Howell Co., MO until death. According to one of the old history books, the Smith line was from Chester Co., PA. I found members of one line in Allegheny Co., PA and from there they went to Washington Co., OH. One Smith line moved to Grant Co., WVa and they died there. I have found documents (birth, death, marriage, & passenger lists) for the John Reading family. That line was originally from Wales. Still working on the rest especially the Ashton line.
Leave Public Message
Contributions to
Find A Grave
 • 4,705 Memorials Added
 • 4,695 Memorials Managed
 • 19 Memorials/Week
 • 7,944 Photos
 • 38 Photo Requests
 • 65 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 22 Virtual Flowers
Search Contributor's Records

First NameLast Name

Messages left for Leslyn Lang (159)[Leave Message]
Craig Wilson
Find A Grave Memorial# 122948092
Find A Grave Memorial# 122948092

Charles J Mullen who is buried at oak hill

i was wondering if his wife was buried there with him her name is Katie Mullen who died in 1913 or if you can find out

thanks !
Added by Craig Wilson on Aug 24, 2015 6:57 PM
Deborah Stevens Williams
RE: Find A Grave Memorial# 101581690
Thank you. I'm sorry, but I thought the memorial # would be enough. Thanks for all your contributions.
Added by Deborah Stevens Williams on Jul 22, 2015 8:18 AM
Deborah Stevens Williams
Find A Grave Memorial# 101581690
This is attached to the wrong husband. She was married to Bernard Lee Stevens, Jr., son of Bernard Lee Stevens.
Added by Deborah Stevens Williams on Jul 20, 2015 7:47 PM
Thank you for the transfer! I really appreciate it a lot!!
Added by Stoogette on Jun 05, 2015 3:12 PM
Will Reid
RE: Asberry A Dye memorial

acordding to the head stone and the photo of the head stone it is 1849 and dates in census are mostly wrong it just gives a genral idea for back then most dates were all over the place so at this time it not going to be updated untill there is other proof of the date of birth is differant

Added by Will Reid on May 10, 2015 12:46 PM
Joanelle Rowles Gray
RE: Bessie Cooper
I don't mind maintaining the grave but you sent me a differet one. I was talking about Memorial # 100096447. She was Bessie I Cooper Mason. You send me Bessie Cooper (another person). Thanks for your help in getting this straight.
Added by Joanelle Rowles Gray on May 06, 2015 4:54 PM
Joanelle Rowles Gray
RE: Bessie Cooper
Memorial # 100096447. Bessie's parents were John E Cooper and Louisa Ennis, not Strother and Ophelia Cooper. They were her grandparents. Bessie was living with her mother on the 1900 census in Fauquier Co.
Added by Joanelle Rowles Gray on May 06, 2015 2:07 PM
Jeannette Colea
Brooks relationship
Thank you for taking and posting the photos of the headstones for Susie Olens BROOKS and Decatur Thompson BROOKS. I do have a question regarding the relationship. Posted on this site says they're married BUT I believe they are sister and brother. Did you see paperwork that stated they were married? Thank you again your time is very much appreciated. Jeannette
Added by Jeannette Colea on Apr 08, 2015 9:35 PM
Amy Elizabeth
RE: Mary Ann Craig Sprong
Hi Leslyn, no I'm not related to Mary Ann Sprong. I took many headstone photos in that particular cemetery and would be happy to transfer her memorial to you.
Added by Amy Elizabeth on Mar 20, 2015 7:53 PM
Sorry about the first two "messages". My computer has a mind of its own. Besides Francis and Margaret, the Craig plot also has buried in it, Annie, Charles, Columbus, George and Lorrie. I posted photos for everyone that has a memorial.
Added by Mary on Mar 20, 2015 7:45 PM
[View all messages...]

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service