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Ellen Mayes Smith (#47394097)
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Bio Photo I have always been interested in family history, but the "BUG" didn't really bite til about 25 years ago. I work at the local historical archives & am the secretary/librarian there.

I enjoy photography & really like taking photos of gravestones for people.

I am married with two grown & married children & two grandsons & a granddaughter.

The surnames that are in my 5 generation chart are Mayes, Wells, Chaney, Dungey, Pirkle, O'Neal, Trowbridge, Glyn, Moyers, Moore, Bennett, Adams, Thurston, Wright, Hughes & Murray. Farther back are Frost, Swearingen, Butt, Heath, Tennant, Dunwell, Peebles, House, Coulter, Koonce, Bolling, Rolf, Lincoln, etc...

My husbands' ancestral surnames are Smith (try researching that one!), Stanley, Bogle, West, Womack, Akers, Muntz, King, Brothers, Thompson, Alexander, Morton, McEwen, McNaught, McKnight Blackburn, Elkins, Blanton, Rice, Seats, Oliver, Judd, Flete, Lattimore, Hyde, Mainwaring, Caldwell, Sweetenham, Venables etc...

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 • 187 Memorials Added
 • 188 Memorials Managed
 • 1 Memorial/week
 • 585 Photos
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 • 252 Virtual Flowers
 • 14 Sponsorships
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Marty
RE: mayes
I sure can't imagine! I've never heard of that happening before. Have you tried to request a transfer to get it back? Also, if they have disabled their messages, you could still send an edit (with other checked) and they would get our message that way, I believe. Give it a try! Thanks for transferring this one to me. I'll care for him nicely :)
Added by Marty on Sep 02, 2016 12:29 PM
Marty
James Mayes
Hello. I am trying to link up James to the of his family in order to have a complete genealogy here n FindaGrave, particularly because one of his brothers was killed in WWII, and his memorial page seems incomplete without his whole family connected there. Let me know if you need any further information to process his edit? Thanks so much! So glad to find his memorial here; Thanks for adding him!
Added by Marty on Aug 30, 2016 1:43 PM
Roger
RE: Andrew Jackson Moore
Thank you for the quick reply and confirmation. I sent you a little blurb about his service for the memorial bio.
Added by Roger on Jul 07, 2016 11:27 AM
Roger
Andrew Jackson Moore
Good afternoon. I'm hoping that the memorial you created for your ancestor is for Pvt Andrew J. Moore of Company K, 13th Tennessee Volunteer Cavalry, USA. Can you verify that for me? Thanks for your time.
Added by Roger on Jul 06, 2016 3:13 PM
Kimberly Hughes Mayer
ISO: Coulters/Hughes
I know most of the Hughes are buried at New Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery and some are in Bowling Green. My grandmother was Lillie Mae (Coulter) Hughes & she is buried at New Friendship next to my her is my grandfather. Joseph H Hughes. Headstone is Joe H Hughes.

Thanks for any help.

Kimberly (Hughes) Mayer
Added by Kimberly Hughes Mayer on Jun 10, 2016 5:59 AM
Hamilton Smith
John Washington Adams
John is the father of Robert Johnson Adams b. 16 Sep 1855, Wilson Co., TN d. 06 Oct 1925, Rutherford Co., TN.

He is the grandfather of Dr. Jesse F. Adams buried in Riverside Cemetery, Cannon Co., TN. Dr. Adams built the Good Samaritan Hospital in Woodbury, Cannon Co., TN.

I didn't know John had two wives.

I believe William Adams' wife, Catherine, had a maiden name of Clarkson.

Barbara Smith Dunn
Tittle/Adams lineage
Added by Hamilton Smith on Sep 06, 2015 1:44 PM
Carol
Andrew Jackson Moore 66645247
Andrew's parents were Isabel (Mitchell Willis) and David Moore. He was born in Warren Co, TN. Thank you for establishing Andrew's memorial!
Added by Carol on Jun 10, 2015 8:28 AM
Darla Cannon
Smith...
I was looking through your Smith's ...do you know Claud Dee "Papa" Smith, father is? I have Smith in Allen co...wondering? lol
Added by Darla Cannon on Jul 22, 2013 1:35 PM
Darla Cannon
Lambert
Oh thank you !!! for the transfer. You're an awesome contributor. In a wonderful part of the nation.
Added by Darla Cannon on Jul 22, 2013 1:22 PM
Genealogy Bug Kate
Green Lawn Cemetery
Thanks for the photos of William, Sally, Mary, Mary Baird, Johnnie, Felix, Mary E & Infant and Infant Daughters LaRue's markers.
Added by Genealogy Bug Kate on May 12, 2013 3:21 PM
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