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Dave Parks (#47098697)
 member for 6 years, 9 months, 15 days
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Bio Photo I've been researching family trees since 1990. I've always cared about history and love of graveyards since I was very young. We kept up an old family cemetery on our property and would always felt I did a very good deed after the clean up. I am always glad to help others find missing resting places and with the genealogy. My main family lines are: PARKS
Rawls Lawrence Patton
McCormick Gregory Sonnie
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Tammy Bouquet
Burkett B Rager, Cox Cemetery
Hi Dave,

I have recently started researching my family genealogy and have found the information you have listed here on Burkett B Rager. My mother is a Rager and her grandfather's name was Burkett. I was wondering where you got the information you have here, because I'm thinking there may be somewhat of a mix-up. The Burkett that is buried in Cox Cemetery had a headstone provided for Union Civil War Vets between 1879 and 1903. The Burkett that was married to Nanny Duke died in 1930 in Drakesboro Kentucky. I have been unable to find his grave, but I believe one in Cox Cemetery is a different Burkett Rager. I know there have been several Burketts in that family line over the years and I'm still having a hard time reconciling. Any insights you have would be helpful. Thanks.

Added by Tammy Bouquet on Sep 09, 2015 8:41 AM
Dana Mackle Stromberg
JB Gortney
Hi Dave,
I was hoping you had some more information on the Gortney's. JB Gortney was born Ollie Neal. He was my great grandfather. He left his wife and 7 kids and changed his name, got remarried and had 6 (I think) more kids. Just wondering if you were related or had more info.
Thanks. Dana
Added by Dana Mackle Stromberg on Jul 24, 2015 11:20 AM
Donald Joe Duke (AKA Joe Casino)
Hi Dave, I got your Message where you mentioned that you had Linked Memorial 48774759 with 40803365 and I was just wondering when will that Transaction take place. They are not Linked now. Thanx...
Added by Donald Joe Duke (AKA Joe ... on Jun 17, 2015 8:58 PM
Donald Joe Duke (AKA Joe Casino)
Missing Grave
Hi Dave,
I was just wondering if you could maybe help me to locate my Mother's Father Benjamin Lusher Powell. I believe he is Buried in the small city of Ovil, KY
Added by Donald Joe Duke (AKA Joe ... on Jun 16, 2015 6:21 PM
Donald Joe Duke (AKA Joe Casino)
Link memorials
Hi Dave, could you please Link Memorial 48774759 (Flossie) with Memorial 40803365 (Beulah)
They are Sisters. For any questio9ns, etc please feel free to contact me at or Text 623-297-9760

Flossie is my Mother's Mother (My Grannie) and Beulah is my Mom's Aunt

Any expended effort will be more than just greatly appreciated

Please allow me to simply say "Thanx, in Advance"
Added by Donald Joe Duke (AKA Joe ... on Jun 16, 2015 6:19 PM
Wylie Blackwell
Galilee Cem
Thank You Dave for all the Pictures of the Rogillios. Got them all. There just great!!

Thanks, Wylie
Added by Wylie Blackwell on May 03, 2013 7:24 PM
Pat Boone
Memorial # 53828758
Hi Dave, Would you please insert Flora Henrietta Hill's maiden name (Young) in her memorial in the Mount Carmel Congregational Church Cemetery. She is my cousin. I would appreciate it. Thank You
Pat Boone
Added by Pat Boone on Mar 11, 2013 10:23 PM
Verna Wright Freeman, Isaac Freeman
Thank you for the "good" photos that you added to Verna's memorial and for adding to her husband' too. I can read them! Marjorie
Added by MN on Oct 14, 2012 6:19 PM
James Allen Gooch
RE: Joel Sullivan Cemetery
Annie P Wright
Annie P. Wright and her husband Oscar are now in Mount Juliet Cemetery, Wilson CO. They are listed in the Annotated Records of the cemetery. May have been moved there from Joel Sullivan. I know her parents were moved there from the Pugh Cemetery because of the Dam. Also she has a sister buried there. I don't know if there is a headstone or not. I will request one for her and Oscar and see what happens. She was my grandmother's niece.
Added by MHN on Feb 02, 2012 1:14 AM

Dave, Did not see where you had received this message. Thought that I would pass it along to you. Not exactly sure how I got it.
Added by James Allen Gooch on Sep 18, 2012 2:20 PM
Ida Robbins
Added by MN on Jun 11, 2012 5:40 PM
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