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Barry Holland (#47685458)
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Bio Photo Hello all. I've been doing genealogy since I got started with a project in 6th grade around 1983. I have always found the stories and lives extremely interesting, even though I sometimes bore others when I ramble on and on. I live in Minden and I have visited most all of the courthouses in Northwest Louisiana countless times, and have visited most of the cemeteries as well. My main families of research interest are the Holland, Canterbury, Caskey, Bates, Culverhouse, Herrington, Johnston, and Duckworth and associated lines on my side, and the Cage, Hicks, Hutson, Ellis, and Fraser lines on my wife's side. I'll help any I can, and look forward to contributing as much as I can to FindAGrave!

The photo for my profile image is a very large and unique tombstone located in the Old Homer Cemetery. One of the reasons I find old cemeteries fascinating. Some tombstones are truly exquisite works of art!

Also, I don't mind maintaining any of my family branch listings at all, if you have any you want to hand off. Just ask! I understand the 4-generation 'rule' that F.A.G. has, however I am a firm believer that whoever is more closely related to an individual, they ought to be able to maintain a listing. A first cousin should be able to trump 'the 2nd cousin of my mother-in-law's brother' or stuff like that. I have no problem transferring any memorials to someone that is more closely related to someone than I am (except maybe a couple). I am not a 'numbers' person. Most of my memorials are related to me or family friends. I also believe that everyone deserves a memorial, even if you are unsure of where they are buried. That is what research is for. I also don't mind anyone using any tombstone pictures I may have taken. Feel free.

Good luck hunting!

Barry
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Susan Bruffey Lehman
Ida Viola Vernon Jordan
Ida is the wife of my maternal 2nd great grand uncle, would you transfer her memorial to me so that I can write her biography and link her to family members? My Find A Grave is ID #47357320,
Thank you
Susan Bruffey Lehman
Added by Susan Bruffey Lehman on Aug 30, 2015 1:20 PM
Linda Carter
RE: Cage picture
Yes. I live in Wilkinson CO and with my husband have taken pictures of a lot of cemeteries here. Our friend Dave Anderso has put most of them on foswms.com. I'm in process of adding some to Find A Grave.
Added by Linda Carter on Aug 26, 2015 7:36 PM
Virginia Wilson Bailey
Obituary for Louise McDuff
Thanks Barry for sending me the obituary for Louise. All help is appreciated. I will try to relate relatives that I can find.
Added by Virginia Wilson Bailey on Aug 17, 2015 7:42 AM
Skippersgirl
RE: Curtis pics
Sorry, thought it was corrected. I went early this morning. My shadow interfered ;-(
Added by Skippersgirl on Aug 15, 2015 10:03 AM
Skippersgirl
RE: Wright pictures
You're very welcome.
Added by Skippersgirl on Aug 13, 2015 9:26 AM
Cindy Lopez Smith
RE: Clara Hay
You're welcome! I did not see her parents close by, but I will check when I go out there again. I have some more pics to take out there.

Cindy
Added by Cindy Lopez Smith on Jul 30, 2015 12:17 PM
Susan Bruffey Lehman
Ida Viola Vernon Jordan
I am related to Ida Viola Verna Jordan via her husband who is my maternal 2nd great grand uncle, if you are not related to her would you transfer her memorial to me so that I can write her biography and link her to family members, my Find A Grave is ID #47357320.
thank you,
Susan Bruffey Lehman
Added by Susan Bruffey Lehman on Jul 23, 2015 3:00 PM
Legacy Stone Restoration
RE: Robertson picture
not at all. there are other Robertson's buried need him would u like those too.
Added by Legacy Stone Restoration on Jul 12, 2015 5:50 PM
Pat Caver
RE: Dovie Heard
No problem. I just happened to run across your request. I recognized her name & knew I probably had a picture on Ancestry.com.
Added by Pat Caver on Jul 12, 2015 4:10 PM
JAY
HI Isaac Jackson Amite,MS
Isaac Jackson
1785 - 1844
Martha Ann Causey
Marriage
06 Jan 1831
Amite,Mississippi
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Details Martha A Causey (Wife)
1811 - 1875
Marriage
6 January 1831
Added by JAY on Jun 27, 2015 11:38 PM
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