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Eileen M. (#48159512)
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Bio Photo I am a Florist by profession and a photographer for fun. I have been researching my family forest for several years now. My family includes McPeak, Parkinson, Phelps, Blacklidge, Turner, Harper, Nation, Upton, McMurphy, Raney, Anderson, Morris, Floyd ,Mattingly and Woodruff.




*•.¸¸♥ ¸¸.•* Dear Ancestor *•.¸¸♥ ¸¸.•*
"Your tombstone stands among the rest;
neglected and alone
The name and date are chiseled out
on polished, marbled stone
It reaches out to all who care
It is too late to mourn
You did not know that I'd exist
You died and I was born.
Yet each of us are cells of you
in flesh, in blood, in bone.
Our blood contracts and beats a pulse
entirely not our own.
Dear Ancestor, the place you filled
one hundred years ago
Spreads out among the ones you left
who would have loved you so.
I wonder if you lived and loved,
I wonder if you knew
That someday I would find this spot,
and come to visit you."
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Bonnie Cox Kofsky
Rachel Robison Morgan
Regarding your message that Rachel's grave Find A Grave 32003020 shows her born in NC. I think the family put that on incorrect but I have added a note to counter that.
Daughter of Allen Robison/Robinson born 1780 Ireland, died 8 Mar 1855 Pope County IL.
Although Rachel's marker shows her born in North Carolina in 1798, she was listed with her father in 1810 Livingston Co KY census as being born 1800-1809 that agrees with info of 1830 census. She was most likely born in Kentucky as she is listed as age 63, born 1806 in Kentucky, in 1870 Illinois Pope County with her daughter Martha Cox, my great, great grandmother who always lists in census that her mother was born in Illinois.
Thanks Bonnie
Added by Bonnie Cox Kofsky on Oct 24, 2014 9:36 AM
Tamara Nation
RE: Nation family
Eileen,
I am indirectly related to Mile T Nation. He is the brother of my great great grandfather Thomas Walter Nation. :)
Added by Tamara Nation on Oct 20, 2014 7:01 PM
Michael J. Von Gebel
Oran Cravens
Hi Eileen,

Thank you for the correction from the 30th to the 130th Inf. I really can't get used to the keyboard on my laptop it is further away than the traditional keyboard for a desktop computer. Sorry about the typo. Thank you for catching it. Hope this finds you well.

Michael
Added by Michael J. Von Gebel on Oct 14, 2014 9:20 PM
Jenevia Clark-Lowery
Clark Photos
Hello Eileen,
Thank you for the photos of my Clark relatives. I appreciate it very much. I also Thank You for being a photo volunteer for Find A Grave.
Best Wishes, Jenevia Clark-Lowery
Added by Jenevia Clark-Lowery on Oct 11, 2014 10:01 AM
Connie
Photo for Alice Scott
Thank you so much for the photo. I just moved to Tennessee so I'm much closer now than I was but I still don't know when I would be able to make the trip myself.

Best regards and thanks again!

Connie Williams-Devlin
Added by Connie on Oct 09, 2014 9:51 PM
Sandy Whalen-Bauer
Elizabeth Blake
Thanks for photographing Elizabeth Blake's gravestone at New Hope Cemetery, Belle Rive, IL
Added by Sandy Whalen-Bauer on Oct 09, 2014 5:00 PM
Barb T.
Emily Gholson Faries

Thank you so much for the marker photo for Emily. Your time and effort is appreciated.

Thanks again,
Barb
Added by Barb T. on Oct 09, 2014 10:12 AM
Don Cox
Thank you for Willis Andrew Trout
Hi Eileen,

Thanks so much for taking the time to find and take such a great photo of my family member. It looks like the lawn is about to cover-up his grave marker so I particularly thank you for taking the extra effort to clear the dates for viewing. Kindest regards, Don Cox, West Linn, OR
Added by Don Cox on Oct 09, 2014 9:10 AM
Richard Tisdale
Emily Agnus Gholson Faries
Thanks for taking the time to photo her headstone I really appreciate the effort. Regards, Richard Tisdale
Added by Richard Tisdale on Oct 09, 2014 6:52 AM
Diehard
Photo request
Once again, a huge "Thank you" for filling my request!
Added by Diehard on Oct 09, 2014 5:35 AM
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