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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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Messages left for Barry Holland (143)[Leave Message]
sheltonx2
Hearon Relative
Thank you so much for honoring the request for a picture of my Hearon Relative. It means so much to me, as I am sure I will never be able to visit his grave site. Thank you again. Elaine Hearon Shelton
Added by sheltonx2 on Apr 13, 2015 10:47 PM
Heather
RE: Herrington pic
You're welcome!
Added by Heather on Apr 12, 2015 7:43 PM
J Delity
RE: Antilley photos
You are welcome, glad I could help.
Added by J Delity on Mar 31, 2015 7:05 PM
Mary Casey
RE: Andrews pic
You're welcome!

Mary
Added by Mary Casey on Mar 28, 2015 8:30 PM
Backwoodsman
RE: Caskey photos
You're more than welcome.
Added by Backwoodsman on Mar 21, 2015 6:53 AM
Pat Carter
Ruth Gantt Prince
Ruth is a cousin to me. May I have it please. Thanks.
Added by Pat Carter on Mar 20, 2015 8:20 PM
Karyn Couch
The Frasers
Your welcome!
Added by Karyn Couch on Mar 17, 2015 8:15 PM
Dee Green
RE: Welch photos
You're welcome!!
Added by Dee Green on Mar 17, 2015 8:09 PM
Rebecca Adams McGonigle
RE: Herrington photo
Glad to do it!
Added by Rebecca Adams McGonigle on Mar 08, 2015 4:08 PM
RobMinteer57
Jessie Crownover obit
Sure, if you transcribe it I'll be glad to add it.
Added by RobMinteer57 on Mar 02, 2015 7:43 PM
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