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Gordon Edwards (#47777570)
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Not too much to tell - I'm an amateur genealogy researcher and don't care to help out others with their research if I can. I'm retired and have some time available to do this. I believe that all burial grounds are sacred, and that each and every grave means something to someone.

I work mostly the western section of Washington County, TN.

My F-A-G work is somewhat limited. It goes in spurts. I enjoy trying to help folks out. It seems hard to get errors fixed, however. I continue to work locally and, if asked, I try to assist researchers. I work more on graveyard documentation, restoration, and preservation. I appreciate those of you who sent thank you messages, I truly do - you account for about 10 percent of the requests that I process. To the others, please think about your volunteers - they research the locations of the markers, often hike to family cemeteries thru brush and briars, we spend hours and dollars fulfilling requests - It is work and we take it seriously.
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Brett
Elizabeth Stover Hannah
Thanks for the great photo.
Added by Brett on Jul 28, 2015 7:30 AM
JEAN ROCH
RE: WILLIAM FILMORE BRANCH
Thank you so much!
Added by JEAN ROCH on Jul 26, 2015 6:43 PM
JEAN ROCH
RE: WILLIAM FILMORE BRANCH
Gordon Anna is my grandmother and I've been searching for months for her death cert. and didn't know she had remarried. any info that anyone has about Anna or William I would appreciate if they would pass it to me.

Thanks for replying,

Jean
Added by JEAN ROCH on Jul 26, 2015 6:30 PM
JEAN ROCH
WILLIAM FILMORE BRANCH
Hello Gordon,

Could the above be the same man who married Anna Margaret Bunton in October 27, 1924.

Any information would be appreciated.

Thank you,
Jean

bpl@en.com
Added by JEAN ROCH on Jul 26, 2015 7:07 AM
Gay Hobt Morton
Civil war soldiers
Wow, you really covered the ground today. Your work confirmed the burials for nine soldiers. Impressive and inportant. Thanks again
Added by Gay Hobt Morton on Apr 17, 2015 5:24 PM
Gay Hobt Morton
Gray Community
Thanks for those photos of the stones for the three CW soldiers in Gray Community cemetery. Your help with the "proof of burial" photos for the CW soldiers has made a huge difference.
Added by Gay Hobt Morton on Apr 15, 2015 8:34 AM
Jan Morris Makemson
Jesse Hurt grave (Hurdt)
I was so thrilled to find the info you posted on my GGgrandfather, Jesse C Hurt. (some of his children spelled it with the "d", some didn't. My line didn't). I wonder where you were able to document his wife's name as Johnston. I found a marriage license for them in Burke County with Johnston, but on their youngest daughter's death certificate in California (Mary, known as Mollie), her mother's maiden name is listed as Oday or O'Day. So I am looking for additional documentation on the Johnston surname. Also, I have no clue as to who her father was. So any additional info you might have would be greatly appreciated!
Thanks for the help. I wonder how you got those records. I ordered what was supposed to be all of his military records about 20 years ago, and didn't get that one for the marker with the death date.
Jan Morris Makemson
jmakemson@juno.com
Added by Jan Morris Makemson on Apr 14, 2015 12:20 AM
Gay Hobt Morton
Civil War soldiers
Looks like you caught a break in the weather. Thanks for all the photos of these photos of our Civil War soldiers
Added by Gay Hobt Morton on Mar 07, 2015 6:43 AM
Gay Hobt Morton
CSA soldier
Thank you Gordon for the help with the CSA soldiers. There will probably be several more over the next couple of weeks.
Added by Gay Hobt Morton on Jan 29, 2015 11:52 AM
Amanda Hoyle
The Snell-Chrisenberry (aka Harry Slagle)
During some research today I came across some D.C. for some more people in the cemetery so I added them. Might want to take a look when you get time.
Added by Amanda Hoyle on Jan 06, 2015 5:58 PM
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