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Joyce (#47021075)
 member for 6 years, 5 months, 27 days
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Bio Photo Hi, I have lived most of my life in and around Cadiz, Trigg County,KY until I recently moved to Mayfield, Graves County, Kentucky. I have been doing Genealogy since the mid 1970's when my Grandmother thought someone needed to record the family history and she elected me since she was living with me at the time.

This family history stuff is a never ending hobby. I have slowed down in the last few years but I don't think I will ever give it up. Now that I am retired it has picked up speed again. This time it is more helping others as I have hit brick walls on my families. I will try again with them.

My "Joyce" ancestors came to this area of Kentucky in the mid 1840's and settled in what was known then as Between the Rivers but is now known as LBL or Land Between the Lakes. They came here from East Tennessee and earlier from Virginia and North Carolina.

I am married(2nd) and have three children and nine grandchildren. Both of my Great Grandfather served in the Civil War, one on each side.

I put up memorials that I have no connection with because if I go to a cemetery to get other pictures I sometimes that extra pictures while I am there and post the memorials.If I have any memorials that belongs to your family let me know and I will gladly transfer them to you. Or if you find I have made any mistakes (I am human) just let me know and I will gladly correct them.
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Bailey U. Joyce's Family (12)
Bingham Family (5)
Garrott Family (4)
Martin V. Joyce's Family (24)
Other Joyce Families (17)
Shaw/Downs Families (11)
Smith Family (13)
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Jeff
william thomas lowery
Hello I am looking for info on William - John c. they were my great great and great great great grandfathers.
Added by Jeff on Dec 03, 2014 5:42 PM
John Dawson
Kathryn Litchfield
Sorry I forgot my parents marriage date; October 10, 1942, Jack Dawson and Kathryn Washburn, were married in Huntington Beach, California.
Added by John Dawson on Oct 16, 2014 7:51 AM
John Dawson
Kathryn Litchfield
Thanks for the changes you made on my mom. I deleted the edits on her parents and my dad because you can't see them.
Could you add the following on her parents and my dad. The number is Find A Grave memorial #.
Father - Walter Washburn (19664724); Mother - Anita Worthen Robertson (106606320); my dad, 1st. spouse- Jack Dawson (82420555).
Thanks again, John
Added by John Dawson on Oct 16, 2014 7:48 AM
John Dawson
Kathryn Litchfield
This my mother, in Jenny Ridge. I sent you some edits on her, Sunday night but you have not accepted them yet, could you please approve the edits.
Thanks, John Dawson

Her obituary is online at Colliers Funeral.
Added by John Dawson on Oct 14, 2014 3:30 PM
Norma Faller
RE: Elizabeth Bush
I was working, sorry
Added by Norma Faller on Sep 28, 2014 9:27 PM
Norma Faller
RE: Elizabeth Bush
Yes thanks, please transfer.
Added by Norma Faller on Sep 28, 2014 12:30 PM
Melissa Barker
Sallie Stringfield Shaw
Dear Joyce,

Hello, I notice you administer a page for Sallie Stringfield Shaw. She is part of my husband's ancestry. Her half-brother Henry Thomas Stringfield is my husband's great-grandfather. I am researching the entire Stringfield family and Sallie is part of that. I see that you are researching the Shaw family.

I notice that the headstone looks quite new, do you happen to know who placed it?

Also, I am looking for a photo of Sallie, do you happen to have one?

Thank you for your time.

Melissa Barker
melissabarker20@hotmail.com
Added by Melissa Barker on Aug 30, 2014 2:29 PM
Randi Rivenbark
Bertha Major Bridges
Hi - Thank you for your work. Bertha Major Bridges is my maternal grandmother. Her middle name was Tyner and her maiden name Major, thus Bertha Tyner Major Bridges. I would appreciate that small change. I have connected her daughter, my mother, Nettie Carter Bridges Rivenbark to the profile. Thanks again,
Randi Rivenbark
Added by Randi Rivenbark on Jun 24, 2014 8:47 PM
mountainDoe
Greetings and correction
Hi Joyce,

I am the granddaughter of Cecil Seldon Thomas, who is buried in the East End Cemetery (#70546510). I appreciate so much your creating the memorial. I did request an edit, though, as his middle name is Seldon, not Sheldon. Also, if you wanted to transfer this memorial to me, that would be great.

Thank you again!

Dorothy Thomas McElrath
Added by mountainDoe on May 13, 2014 8:35 AM
Vernon
Transfer: Undine H. Lancaster and Robert F. Stone
Hi Joyce. I really appreciate all your efforts in creating family memorials. Would you please transfer to me my Aunt and Uncle :
Undine Hendricks Lancaster # 53050209
Robert Forest Stone # 70546186

Thank you,
Vernon # 48343496
Added by Vernon on Mar 23, 2014 1:56 PM
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