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Mary Bob McClain (#46546099)
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Bio Photo Recent trip to Hunter Cemetery, Maury Co. Mt. Pleasant, Tn. Two large trees have fallen and one missed the McGee memorial by about 2ft. Another tree fell and has destroyed the ts of Richard Stockard and about 6 others around it.
Wayne Austin and I are trying to get volunteers to go there and moved the trees and repair the stones that are damaged/destroyed. Any suggestion on how to resolve this problem would be greatly appreciated. A photo on the memorial of Richard Stockard will show part of the damage.

Born and raised in Lewis and Maury County, Tennessee. Member of the National Society of Children of the American Revolutionary War.

Maury Co., Tn has many historical cemeteries. Many Rev. War soldiers are buried in Maury Co./Lewis Co. Tn., also many Civil War Generals, War of 1812, and their soldiers.

Researching, McLean/McClain/Stockard/Craig/Kennedy/Hunt/Cooper/Cook/
Cemetery preservation is very important to me and I try to list from actual cemetery visits and various book listings. I have been working with Wayne Austin for the last 10 years as a volunteer contributor for his project.
Please, e-mail me with any corrections or additional information that needs to be posted at any Maury County Cemetery where you see my name via the edit option on the memorial.

If I have posted a close relative of yours let me know and I will transfer. Please use the edit option on the memorial for updates, corrections and questions, my responce will be much faster, I don't have to look up the memorial by name that way.

1-14-2014 - Just noticed this: (Find A Grave) has started something new. Go to your Contributor Home Page and you will see an Edit Tab on the right hand side at the top. You will now need to approve or decline those edits submitted by users.
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Baron Reed
Malcolm Gilchrist
Hello Mary Bob McClain,

Yahoo!! There is a new grave marker for Malcolm and Catharine Gilchrist in the John Hunter Cemetery. Many thanks to Marva Hudspeth and Jerry Kennedy at the Mt. Pleasant Museum for their invaluable assistance. Also, it was Ephraim McClain who was able to tell me there was a new grave marker, and exactly where it was.

And, of course, thanks to the other descendants who are presumably from Courtland, Alabama for providing the very beautiful new grave marker!

Baron Malcolm Reed
Carmichael, California
Added by Baron Reed on Apr 17, 2015 3:17 PM
Baron Reed
Malcolm Gilchrist
Hi Mary Bob McClain,
I am a descendent of Malcolm (8675130) whose grave marker has been moved from Hunter Cemetery in Maury county, Tenn. by a "relative", to Old Courtland Cemetery in Courtland, Laurence Co. Alabama. I'm from California, currently in (4/16/15) Memphis and will visit both cemeteries soon.

Do you have any contact information on the relative who moved the gravemarker(s)? I would be happy to give you my contact information so you or they can communicate with me. It would be best for me to use the phone at this time as I'm on the road.

Thanks for any help you can give.
The site said I activated my account, but i don't have an account number and have not been able to log on???

Malcolm Gilchrist of Cantyre, Scotland , born 1744 is my great, great,great grandfather.

Baron Malcolm Reed
Added by Baron Reed on Apr 16, 2015 1:57 PM
Faye Jackson
John A. Matlock
Please link John Asby to his parents:
Father, John Ott 46329638 and his mother, 46329662
Added by Faye Jackson on Apr 10, 2015 9:18 PM
Wanda Emler
Martha Elizabeth "Lizzie" Gibson Emler
Thankyou for updating Martha's site and connecting her husband Haley and I added another picture if you want to go look..Happy Easter and Thankyou again.
Added by Wanda Emler on Apr 05, 2015 1:39 PM
Betty Brown Brock Richardson
William & Sallie Brown
Mary can you transfer William & Sallie Brown memorial to me Betty Brock Richardson.

William Brown # 22917165
Sallie Jones Brown #22917186

My #46950428

I may ask to transfer a few other later.

Thank you

Betty Brown Brock Richardson
Added by Betty Brown Brock Richard... on Apr 04, 2015 10:38 AM
Thomas L. Harman
Mary Bob,

Thank you so much for posting the obits and for letting me know.

I do appreciate it.

Added by Thomas L. Harman on Apr 03, 2015 9:33 AM
Betty Brown Brock Richardson
Sallie Jones Brown
Can you transfer my grandmother memorial to me my #4695042

Thank you

Betty Brown Brock Richardson
Added by Betty Brown Brock Richard... on Apr 02, 2015 9:11 PM
Gloria Tune
RE: mARTHA Chiles Diana Cem.
No, she was born Chiles, married John D. Jones, seen as Lucinda in her father's will:

Tennessee Probate Court Books, 1795-1927
Giles County
Wills, 1869-1896, Vol. B, page 299
13 February 1877; 03 March 1879

To my nine children or their legal heirs Francis Caruthers, Nancy Moore, John Chiles, Paul Chiles, Sarah Collins, Henry Chiles, Ann Hicks, LUCINDA JONES, Rowland Chiles. Now after my death I want all of my property both real and personal to be equally divided between the above named children or their heirs, likewise I make, constitute and appoint F. M. Kersey to be my Executor to this my last Will and Testament, revoking all former wills made by me, and require the same F. M. Kersey to give Bond but no security required and the said F. M. Kersey is to be well paid for his services.

One of her children does give her name also as Martha, but that's the only time I'd seen it, so would guess Martha Lucinda makes sense to me, although all I don't see any sign of the name Martha on her stone.

1850 United States Federal Census
Name: Lucinda Jones
Age: 27
Birth Year: abt 1823
Birthplace: Tennessee
Home in 1850: District 10, Giles, Tennessee
Gender: Female
Family Number: 0
Value of real estate: $1400
Husband's Occupation: Farmer
Neighbors: Thomas & Sarah Collins; Paul & Lucinda Kersey Chiles; Francis Marion "F. M." Kersey family
Household Members: Name, Age, Gender, Birthplace
John D Jones 27, male, Tennessee....b. circa 1823
Lucinda Jones 27, female, Tennessee
Wm O Jones 7, male, Tennessee...b. circa 1843
Benj P Jones 6, male, Tennessee...b. circa 1844
John R Jones 4, male, Tennessee...b. circa 1846
Henry B Jones 2, male, Tennessee....b. circa 1848
Source Citation:
Year: 1850; Census Place: District 10, Giles, Tennessee; Roll: M432_879; Page: 499A; Image: 388
Source Information 1850 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
Original data: Seventh Census of the United States, 1850; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M432, 1009 rolls); Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29; National Archives, Washington, D.C.

Thanks so much!!

Added by Gloria Tune on Apr 02, 2015 9:24 AM
Carolyn Murray Greer
Arie Malone
Thank you for your wonderful photo of the gravemarker.
Added by Carolyn Murray Greer on Mar 28, 2015 4:24 PM
Betty Evans
Ella Ashby Helms
Thank you for taking and posting the picture of my ancestors grave marker.
Added by Betty Evans on Mar 27, 2015 6:08 PM
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