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Ruth Adams- Cavazos (#47023125)
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I have been interested in genealogy sence I was about 10 or 11 years old.When my grandmother Mary Margaret Rollins Clark sent my mother a family tree book on my grandmother Mary's side of the family.My grandmother had written down complete pedigree with birth dates,marriage and some death dates and some history.This was then sent to her 1st cousin Walter Lowery Love in Wichita,Ks.Who own the Love Box Co.there.Walter Love put all of her infomation together with that of his, which has some very interesting old family stoies and history.Even at the tender age of 11, I was so impressed with the stories and the history I just had to find out more.But as I got older I had to set my family tree aside except for the times that my family and I would get together and they would tell me of there lives and stories of year gone by.My Sisters and a sister-in-law all ventured into our family genealogy.Then a few years ago I started with the information that they gave me along with the Love Family Tree information and deside to add to all of it.With the help of he internet family and other resources for documents and a sister and her husband that loves travel and take lots of pictures at family cemeteries.I/we have lots of information.But there is always one more yet to find.
FAMILY NAMES
Adams
Barrera,Bean,Brown,Bly,Boykin
Campbell,Cavazos,Cruz,Curl,Custer,Cooksey,
Cooper,Crook,Camacho
D'Arcy,Dorsey
Elzey,Evens
Fowler
Gutherie,Goodrum,Garner,Gallimore
Hadley
Killingsworth
Lashley,Leatherman,Ledington,Luna
Magee,McFarland,Myers,Marroquin
Neese
Reed,Rhul,Ropp,Rowen
Shaw,Stanley,Strait,Stoops,Stanley
Tennison
Washington,Webster,Widner,White


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Michael
RE: William Robert Myers
The stones are in Section 16 of Graceland.
Added by Michael on Nov 22, 2013 6:01 AM
Linda Linn
RE: wm. myers
Thanks. I want to have him in the right cem too.
Added by Linda Linn on Nov 21, 2013 9:49 PM
Linda Linn
RE: wm. myers
Curiouser and curiouser! I emailed the person who took the pictures and he said that they are both in Graceland, Section 16. Neither of them is on the Saratoga list on the Hamilton County genweb http://www.iagenweb.org/hamilton/SaratogaCemetery.html. Maybe you should email "Michael" directly.

We do have a Joseph Adams on the Graceland list and he is on Find A Grave also.
Added by Linda Linn on Nov 21, 2013 8:46 PM
Linda Linn
RE: William Myers
No, I am not related to him. We just research Civil War veterans buried in Iowa and he was on a list for Hamilton County. Feel free to add my info to his bio. Just let me know when you've done that and I will remove the "flower". Linda
Added by Linda Linn on Nov 20, 2013 6:21 PM
Lance W
RE: Last Message
Ruth-

I love the "Oh Curly" memory. :) I'm not sure about the family trunk. I'll ask members of the Roup family about it. My grandmother, Lois (Roup) Wilson, Belle's niece. My grandma was the daughter of William Lester Roup. I have been going through old photos of my grandmother's and did find one of Belle at her 100th's birthday party. I'll upload it to her memorial for you. I'll put what is written on the back of the picture in the caption for you. I'll let you know anything I learn about her, and if anyone knows about this trunk. Does it have just Roup family memories....or Adams memories in it too? - Lance
Added by Lance W on Oct 18, 2013 11:31 PM
Lance W
Last Message
Nevermind that last message about "Lund" for Rosa Belle's mother's maiden name. Her brother William married a Mary, so I always get those two confused. :) Lance
Added by Lance W on Sep 20, 2013 1:21 AM
Lance W
Rosa Belle Roup
One other tidbit...in her biography you have her mother's maiden name as Potter...it was actually Lund. :) Lance
Added by Lance W on Sep 20, 2013 1:16 AM
Lance W
Belle Roup Adams - 48517790
Hello. Just wanted to give you a little info on "Grandma Belle" as you affectionately referred to her as. :) She was my great grandaunt. I don't know if you knew but Belle was her middle name. She was born Rosa Belle Roup. If you would like to link her to her parents, here they are:

83770082 William Roup
83770083 Mary Roup

I will try to get a current photo of her grave soon. Planning on a trip to DeWitt soon.

Lance W
Added by Lance W on Aug 07, 2013 11:29 PM
Alice Morton
RE: Baby Girls
Hi Ruth, I just wanted you to know I went to Salem today and got copies of the death certificate for the twin girls. I will get them off to you.
Alice
Added by Alice Morton on Apr 11, 2013 7:54 PM
Alice Morton
Hi Ruth
You gave a beautiful memorial for the two Baby Girl
Adams. That was nice of you to give me some credit for finding them...they were always there just waiting for someone to bring them to the attention of their family..Hope to meet you when you are able to come over this way.

Alice
Added by Alice Morton on Feb 04, 2013 6:06 PM
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