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Portia Solomon (#46938786)
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Bio Photo I live in the Mississippi Delta. I have been tracing my family history for many years. Some of the families I am researaching (all with southern roots) are: Bennett, James, Skelton, Newton, Howard, Hays, Garner, Little, Westbrook, Warrick, Long, Arbuckle, Blaylock, and Sullivan. If you have relatives in Carroll County and/or Montgomery County, Mississippi in the 1800s, chances are good that our lines cross.
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Reunionmaker
RE: William Norris Moorman
Portia,
No, I had thought maybe; but not so. I had relatives who did not return from WWII. I wanted to help keep William's memory alive.
Added by Reunionmaker on Jul 12, 2014 10:17 AM
Collins Family
My grandmother was Mary
Hi my father is one of Mary's children; the youngest Donnie W Collins and is 89 and lives in Kenner La.
Added by Collins Family on Jun 25, 2014 10:25 PM
Lois Tanner
Sammy Wakefield
I found another grave of a child in the Boyle South Cemetery. His name is listed as Sammy Wakefield, there is also a Samuel Wakefield list, but with no dates. The child was born when my Anna R. Wakefield was married to Sylvester Cade Beevers. Do you know any more about this family? Wondering if this could possibly be another child by my Sylvester and Anna. Perhaps another Wakefield family.
Added by Lois Tanner on Mar 13, 2014 5:56 PM
Lois Tanner
Annie Cade Beevers
The father's initials on the stone are S. C. his full name is Sylvester Cade Beevers. The mother's name is Anna R. (Wakefield) Beevers. Sylvester Cade Beevers is my 2ggfather. He was married three times. Anna Wakefield was his third wife.
Added by Lois Tanner on Mar 06, 2014 2:48 PM
Regena Moser
William Hanna
I'm looking for my family buried in Lehrton Cemetery. William and Mary Ann Hanna. She was born in 1827, He was born in 1820 I don't know when they died but their children are buried in Lehrton. so they must be there also. Can you find any information for me?
Added by Regena Moser on Aug 07, 2013 2:31 PM
James "Ollie" Banda
Monroe County AR
Hello, I noticed youve done some research in Monroe County AR. I have several relatives from that area and have been researching them. I also noticed you have some of the graves documented for Upper Cemetery near Keevil. Do you know who manages that cemetery or any others for that area? I am researching Dicksons or Rays from the 1870-1950's so if you happen to come across anything on them Id really appreciate it. I noticed in your profile you are searching for some names and Blaylock was one of them. There are many Blaylocks here in LeFlore County OK. Most of them have history dating back to pre state hood and are of Choctaw desendants. It might be worth looking into.

Thanks,
Ollie Banda
Added by James "Ollie" Banda on Aug 06, 2013 8:32 PM
Joey Nowell
Bennett
My name is Joey Nowell. I am a descendant of the bemnetts. My great great great grandma is Epsy Bennett who married Vinson. Would you happen to know if there are any pictures of her or her parent?
Added by Joey Nowell on Feb 10, 2012 5:06 PM
Clyde Long
Bennett
I think my Grandmother was a Bennett, she died before I was born. Reena was her first name?
Added by Clyde Long on Feb 01, 2012 9:58 AM
Deborah Ferguson
Arbckle Line
Hi Portia,
We have corresponded before regarding the Arbuckle Line. I added you as my friend as I am trying to get better organized with my research and contacts. Melinda Arbuckle Risner is my GGrandmother.
Added by Deborah Ferguson on Jan 12, 2012 9:56 PM
Ronald Terrell
RE: Cleo Terrell
Hi Portia,
Thank you for transferring Cleo Terrell. I'm new to find a grave, but I'm sure enjoying viewing and adding friends and family to this site. I've noticed that you have quite a few listings in the Lehrton cemetery. I'm from Ruleville and have lots of family members in Lehrton. As a matter of fact, I lived in the caretaker's house at Lehrton from approximately 1985 to 1992(got married in area around Burnham graves-Garden of Memories). I've got a lot of information about residents of Lehrton, so I hope you won't mind if a send additional information to your memorials. My relatives are Terrells, Vowells, Gibsons, Bennetts, Carlisles and Pickles. Most migrated from hill counties so I'm also interested in cemeteries in Webster, Winston and Attala counties. Thanks again for your email and I look forward to crossing paths again on Find a Grave.
Ronald
Added by Ronald Terrell on Jul 13, 2011 4:23 PM
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