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Maudie Gardner (#47125450)
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My name is Maudie Ann Burke Gardner, I am the daughter of Charles and Tillie Joy Burke, I am relative to the Trundles, Sappington, and Hammonds, Ellis's McGrady's and the Burke's. I have been looking for my family roots for all most a year now, I had no idea how fast I would become addicted.
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History Hunter
Jenkins Cem McLennan Co. TX
Just wanted to let you know we visited and photographed this cemetery, but the only way we were allowed to do so was to agree not to put them on the Internet! The landowner is afraid it will lead to some kind of Identity theft. We forwarded the photos to a descendant in AZ and told him it was up to him what he did. Crazy I know, but it was either that or be denied access.
Added by History Hunter on Sep 24, 2016 9:57 PM
Sharon Marshall
Varney or Hodge Relation
You have left your info on My Maternal Grandmother...Dolly D Hodge Varney & Grandfather....Roscoe Varney Sr pages. Are You related to the Varneys from Varney West Virginia or the Hodges?
Added by Sharon Marshall on Jul 28, 2016 3:20 AM
Robert Piros
Man Cemetery Photo Requests
Hello Maudie, you have asked for photos
of graves in this cemetery.Please note,
that some of the gravestones have been
destroyed,some graves have sunk in &
some are buried under heavy brush.
At this point in time, your requests
can't be granted.
Added by Robert Piros on May 11, 2016 10:16 PM
Sherri Sayers
RE: Zilla Bell Slaven Breazeale Cooper
I went back and checked my tree; yes, Thomas Milligan and Mary "Polly" Burke are Zilla's maternal grandparents. I cannot document the Russell part of Celia Frances Russell Milligan. Can you? I cannot document any links beyond Thomas and Mary Milligan either although I know others on will go much farther. I am trying to keep only documented accounts to my tree - there is too much erroneous/fictitious stuff out there. I would love your Burke information and sources. It would be nice to confirm what I have. Blessings,
Added by Sherri Sayers on May 09, 2016 4:17 PM
Sherri Sayers
Zilla Bell Slaven Breazeale Cooper
Hello Maudie,
I was adding photos to my great grandmothers Find a Grave memorial and noticed you had added flowers. I am wondering if you are related and if so how?
Added by Sherri Sayers on May 09, 2016 3:10 PM
Elizabeth Dorsey Photo Request
The family cemetery at Arcadia is inaccessible (for me, at least), and it's questionable what has or has not survived vandalism over the years. I did find a document at howard county library which had a description of the cemetary and a record of all the inscriptions, as documented in 1958-1960. I took a photo of Elizabeth's inscription and added it to her memorial page. I have full page photos of the entire Dorsey Arcadia graveyard I could send along, if desired.
Added by HoCoMrDude on May 05, 2016 3:17 PM
John Dorsey Photo Request
I was able to fulfill the request for Sarah, but not John. The Howard County Library had a catalog of the St. John's Cemetery, which is what I used to find Sarah Dorsey's tombstone, but they had no listing for John T. B. Dorsey. I checked all the Johns, Thomas, etc, but none of them matched the birth/death dates for this record. The grave could be unmarked. If you get more information on the grave location, I could check again.
Added by HoCoMrDude on May 02, 2016 3:20 PM
Re: Photo request for John & Nancy Norris
Hello Maudie,
I cancelled the request for Nancy's grave stone photo, Arroyo Grande Cemetery has no record of her burial. However, there is plot information on her memorial and her full name. I'm going back to the cemetery in a few days and will ask about this & will let you know.

Also, John's memorial gives death date first, birthdate second. AG cemetery manager said no Norris was buried in 1977. I will make a second inquiry about this as well.

Kind Regards,

Added by Susan╰⊰Ϭ... on Mar 30, 2016 6:37 PM
Robert Piros
Man Cemetery Photo Requests
Hello Maudie,A lot of the graves in this
cemetery don't have headstones.Many are
buried under dense brush.
Hope this helps you. Stay Safe. Robert
Added by Robert Piros on Mar 20, 2016 5:59 PM
V. Case Ford
Jessie & Mabel Bates (70703517/70703279) Liberty Hill TN
Maudie..have claimed the req for these photos. Posted Kate & Georges', also Irene Fitzpatrick (sister to Mabel)George & Ronald (sons of Jessie & Mabel). Except for Bobbie Lawson (dau of Jessie & Mabel), they are altogether. Have not found Jessie & Mabel. Any other info that might help me? Do they actually have markers do you know? Will check Liberty Hill in library today...pretty accurate list to place them there or not. Thanks, Val
Added by V. Case Ford on Mar 20, 2016 10:30 AM
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