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Barbara Reid Ruiz (#47673477)
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Bio Photo My sister Ann Manley Reid Hamlin and I started searching for our ancestors in 1978 before all the automation took place. We enjoyed visiting the court houses and cemeteries where our relatives live. Just getting back into genealogy now in 2012 to document what we found and get new information. We are descendants of Samuel Watson Reid (1831-1902) g-grandfather of the Steele Creek area of Charlotte and Manley's of Carnesville, GA.

Current genealogy projects:
1. Volunteer indexer for the 1940 Federal Census
2.Photo Documenting (with the help of my husband) tombstones in Mooresville, Iredell county, NC and listing on
-- Glenwood Memorial Cemetery Mooresville
-- Willow Valley Cemetery Mooresville
-- Green Acres Mooresville
-- Berea Baptist Church Mooresville
-- Rocky Mount United Methodist
-- Fair View United Methodist Church Mt Mourne
-- Iredell Memorial Gardens Statesville
3. family tree joint with daughter

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Barbara Jean Reid Ruiz
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Jessie Horton
I'm trying to link my grandmother Delcie stanford hinson with my daughter delcie's great granddaughter Kiasha Lee Horton is that possible. I tried reaching out to the creator of the page and its no access. Messages closed. You were linked to her picture of her headstone. Any help is appreciated. Thank you
Added by Jessie Horton on Jan 22, 2015 7:07 PM
Cindy Gales
Would you consider transferring Cindy Gales 111253471 to me. She is my sister.
Thank you windy Gales Leach
Added by Windy on Jan 20, 2015 2:13 PM
HI - Would you mind adding your grave pic from Rufus Brawley's memorial Find A Grave Memorial# 50537264 to the memorial for his wife Jennie Find A Grave Memorial# 50537244. They share a marker. Thanks as always!
Added by Lanie on Jan 19, 2015 8:03 AM
Linda Wilson
Richter graves at Salem cemetery
Thank you for transferring Hans & Anna Richter's websites to me. I've added their children and parents. I hope you enjoy learning more about them.

Linda Wilson
Added by Linda Wilson on Jan 18, 2015 9:49 PM
Hi again - Can you add your picture of Jady Honeycutt Find A Grave Memorial# 69747726 to his wife Ethel Find A Grave Memorial# 69747720. They are linked and share a marker. Thanks as always.
Added by Lanie on Jan 14, 2015 11:43 PM
Hi Barbara - I need a Glenwood pic. Would you mind adding the pic of the grave of Dorothy Mabry Find A Grave Memorial# 66264122 to the memorial for her husband Oliver Find A Grave Memorial# 140751575 - They share a marker. THANKS!
Added by Lanie on Jan 01, 2015 8:38 PM
Re: Transfer
Thank you so much. Carol.
Added by Carol on Dec 07, 2014 4:21 PM
Dorothy C. Ladd
Dorothy was my mom's (Alma) Sister. I was wondering if you would mind transferring her memorial to me. I have information I can add. I'm trying to connect to as many of my relatives as I can. Aunt Dorothy is buried in Iredell Memorial Gardens, Statesville. I live in Taylorsville, N.C.
Thank you,
Carolyn Jenkins
Added by Carol on Dec 06, 2014 1:36 PM
Hello (again)...doing some family tree stuff after Thanksgiving....would like you to transfer some of my aunts/uncles/cousins to me.I can add some family links & add bios. Thank you.

Here's a list:
Hazel Stamper 112004638
Hoyt Stamper 112004688
Herbert Stamper 112004803
Ola Mae Stamper 112004758
James Arnold Stamper 108382292
Frank Hillard 106469980
Ralph Hillard 106470167
Richard Hillard 106470189
Pressley Hillard 106470087
Barbara Hillard 106470110

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Added by mcdempsey on Nov 28, 2014 1:18 PM
Genevieve P. Crigler
Isabell Freeman Photo Request
Hi Barbara, I saw your photo request for Isabell Freeman's grave at Steele Creek Presbyterian & went over yesterday. Plot 2AW is for a Isabella Freeman, wife of J. Thaddus Freeman, but there is a big discrepancy between the date of death that you posted (1864) and what is one the headstone (Apr 30, 1913.) I have the pics, let me know if you want me to fulfill the request. Thanks, Gen
Added by Genevieve P. Crigler on Nov 10, 2014 7:50 PM
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