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Sherry (#47010546)
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Mary Ann Hinkle-Ineich
What a cool surprise!
So I live in TX and I am researching my father's family who was predominantly from Indiana. One of my . . .geez. . .my great-grandmother's niece (brain too tired to figure out the right relationship!)is buried here! Crazy.
Thank you for all you do.
Added by Mary Ann Hinkle-Ineich on Jul 17, 2014 6:05 PM
Karen Douglas
RE: Richard Prather #104924322
I tried to send a reply the other day but not sure it worked.

James Hugh Prather is my granduncle and I know the names of his children. According to Ancestry.com, Richard's parents are James Hamilton and Elizabeth (Wallace) Prather.

If you need more information, please contact me.

Thanks
Karen
Added by Karen Douglas on Jun 25, 2014 8:37 PM
Karen Douglas
RE: Richard Prather #104924322
Sherry, since Ancestry.com has been down, I just now saw your message re: Richard. Thanks for contacting me.

James Hugh is my granduncle and I know his children's names. According to Ancestry.com, Richard's parents are James Hamilton and Elizabeth (Wallace) Prather.

If you need further information, please contact me.

Thanks
Karen
Added by Karen Douglas on Jun 20, 2014 5:15 PM
Sarah Stead
RE: Carlton cemetery
Sherry,

I think the cemetery is well documented but that doesn't mean that someone wasn't missed. The "expert" that you should contact is Elreeta Weathers, ecw@htcomp.net . She had done a great deal of genealogy research in that area and might be able to provide information on your relatives even if they are not buried at Carlton.

Good luck!
Sarah
Added by Sarah Stead on Jun 13, 2014 7:29 PM
Andrew Barron
William Stanley
Hi Sherry, thank you for your note. I understand what you're saying about the linkages. What I wasn't sure when I sent the correction was that there is actually an error on his death certificate. What you have on his memorial is consistent with what is on the death certificate, so I assume that is why my edit was declined. It was a good challenge and it turns out that I am unable to definitively demonstrate the father's name correctly as Richard and not William Ulacious. I created the 'burial unknown memorials' temporarily to find others, and it seems to have worked. Within days of doing that, the correct real place for his mother Emma Adams has been found, but with errors and missing info. Now I see the trouble my approach can cause.

You will have to decide if you can accept a parental linkage to a memorial with errors. She is #11975013. I am satisfied knowing from her great-grandson (who read me the obituary) that this is her. He is going to search his film archives for photographs from before the writing was illegible.
Added by Andrew Barron on Jun 10, 2014 11:38 PM
Libbie Simonton, CTA
Libbie Morrison Simonton
Sherry, my headstone is in the ground at Restland but I'M NOT DEAD YET! I live in Richardson, TX and have since 2000. Before that I lived in North Dallas for over 33 years.
Added by Libbie Simonton, CTA on Jun 03, 2014 5:58 PM
DNealeDE
Joshua Heald
I have added the bio. Thank you for the information.
Added by DNealeDE on May 25, 2014 9:08 PM
Kaye
Lt. Col. George Dorrance-#43536757
Thank you for reminding me to link George to his parents! Also, thanks for the bio sketch, again (sorry about dropping the ball on your January request!). I do have a PDF of the book. Just didn't think to add the quote. Having "helpers" on Find A Grave is great!
Added by Kaye on May 22, 2014 10:44 AM
Honor
Morrow
Sherry-Thank you for the updates, they are appreciated!~Laura.
Added by Honor on May 08, 2014 6:10 PM
sara willingham
RE: William Boling info #86944674
thank you
Added by sara willingham on May 01, 2014 1:27 PM
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