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Jack W. Davis (#46900076)
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I have been doing genealogy for the past 42 years and what I have on my family history is very extensive. I am researching the names: Davis, Clanton, Woodworth, Brant, Mosbarger, Parker, Willey, Thorla, Humfreville (with variant spellings), Williams, Catron (with variant spellings, such as Kettenring), Hytche, Ingram, Alexander.

I enjoy Find A Grave and have found that the majority of people who are contributors to it are kind, considerate, and very thoughtful, but I have come into contact with some that are not. They have memorials of people who I am related to and they are not, yet they refuse to transfer those memorials to me when I make such a request. This is inconsiderate and unkind. I do not place memorials on Find A Grave of people who I am not related to, but I have transfered some to other's if I find that they are directly descended from that person upon which I do have a memorial.

To the majority of Find A Grave contributors I say, "Continue to be kind and considerate, people appreciate it more than you know."

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Hugh O'Neil,
Hugh O'Neil Is my 4th G-grandfather through his son, Charles (and his wife, Martha Lowery (Lowrey), also of Wash. Co.). I have done a lot of work but cannot find proof of his (Hugh) wife's name or where he is buried and wonder if you could tell me where you found this info. I would SO appreciate it. Thanks so much. Dixie
Added by Dixie on May 07, 2015 3:38 PM
Karen Reiser
Transfer of Mitchell great-grandparents
Hi - I'm Karen (Devall-Mitchell) Reiser of Butte NE and I am the great-granddaughter of Charles Elmer Mitchell #36956678 and Bertha Mitchell #52324767. They are buried in the Butte Cemetery at Butte, NE.

Would you please transfer their memorials to me?
My find-a-grave #48559408.

Thank You,
Karen Reiser
Added by Karen Reiser on Feb 15, 2015 5:04 PM
Karen Reiser
Transfer John Mitchell # 52330028
Hello, I'm the great-niece of John Mitchell #52330028 that is buried in the Butte Cemetery, Butte, NE. Would you be willing to transfer his memorial to me?
My find-a-grave number is #48559408.

Thank You - Karen (Devall-Mitchell) Reiser of Butte, NE
Added by Karen Reiser on Feb 15, 2015 4:55 PM
Karen Reiser
Adrian Mitchell # 52327089
Hello - I am the great-niece of Adrian Mitchell #52327089 and Eva Syfie Mitchell #52327203. They are buried in the Butte Cemetery. Would you transfer these memorials to me?

Karen (Devall-Mitchell) Reiser - Butte, NE - Find a Grave volunteer #48559408

Thank You
Added by Karen Reiser on Feb 15, 2015 4:48 PM
Kerry Rae Smith Moser
RE: Guy Davis
according to the book, River of No Return by Johnny Carrey and Cort Conley, page 101, they were going across the river to visit Tom # 141553633
Added by Kerry Rae Smith Moser on Jan 21, 2015 2:49 PM
Transfer of relative please
Hi Jack, Person #36163201 is a relative of mine. If not related to you also would you transfer?

Added by K_Stevens on Dec 15, 2014 1:44 AM
Carol Wilson
American Revolution
HI, Jack!

We must be cousins!!

I am curious to know if you have found any relatives, perhaps a Thurlo, who served in the Revolution.

If so, would you serve that info with me. I am Ella Josephine Thurlo Williams great, great granddaughter.

Thanks so much.

Carol Wilson
Added by Carol Wilson on Nov 04, 2014 2:45 PM
S Johnson
Henry L. Clanton
I have a question about his death date that you have on his memorial #21768074. You have 5 May 1845. However his will was written 15 Oct 1845 and probated 17 Nov 1845. Can you check your records, please.

Thank you.
Added by S Johnson on Oct 31, 2014 5:29 PM
Laura Shew
Thomas Beasley Dula
Hello, Mr. Davis. I am confused by your listing for Thomas Beasley Dula (#21974438).

You have him buried at Patterson Springs Baptist Church in Cleveland County, but he and his wife spent their entire lives in Wilkes/Caldwell County. Thomas' estate was probated in Wilkes County in November 1829--prior to Caldwell County's creation--where his widow Elizabeth received her widow's allowance; in 1860, she was living alone in the Patterson area of Caldwell County (near the Wilkes/Watauga border). Cleveland County's Patterson Springs Baptist was not founded until 1895 and all of its other burials are from after this period.
Added by Laura Shew on Oct 08, 2014 8:52 AM
Abigail (Adams) Baxter
I just left a message with Grace (Cronin) Schmitt, advising that the information she provided is not correct. Abigail is in my tree, too, and her parents were Gregory Baxter and Margaret [surname unknown, although rumored to be Paddy, but no proof]. Gregory was born in about 1607 (maybe a bit earlier) in England and immigrated to Massachusetts on the Lyon ship between 1630-1632. In late 1632, he married Margaret. He died on June 21, 1659. Margaret died February 13, 1661. There appears to be nothing in regard to Gregory's parents in England. There is practically almost nothing on Margaret's life in England, too. I have records if you want to see. Please let me know at mnich5 at
Added by Squirrel on Sep 24, 2014 11:57 PM
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