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Cynthia (#47427941)
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Bio Photo My interest in cemeteries stems from my drive to find out all I can about my ancestral background.

I will transfer memorials that are no relation to me upon request.

**Unfortunately, there will be duplicates in Greenlawn Cemetery of Hammond, Louisiana. There were only 200-300 memorials online for Greenlawn when I began this cemetery. I will delete my memorial if it is in fact the duplicate; I didn't bother looking for any names as I added memorials one at a time, taking more than a year or so.
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Lipscombs in Greenlawn Cemetery
Hammond, LA...Kathy King Jones sent me photos of her relatives in this cemetery. I'm confused on the dates of "one of twin infants"...headstone states one date, does not match the date you input for the memorial.
Added by Judie on Dec 24, 2015 10:14 PM
Louise Moore, Memorial# 93992230
Tks, Cynthia, for all your post. Louise's husband, Clifford Moore, with whom she share the headstone, is not listed in Find-A-Grave. Can you add him and his information? He was well known and respected surveyor and civil engineer. Clark
Added by ecforrest on Sep 28, 2015 2:55 PM
RE: Thank you Cynthia
Hi Cynthia, I'm really not sure what you're asking about could you explain a little more please

Why are you looking for a memorial for my brother? Please excuse me I'm new to this, I just woke up, and I'm working on my small iPhone Haha

Thanks, Monica
Added by Monica on Sep 24, 2015 4:56 AM
Leona Sauser
William Norwood Dye Cemetery
Cynthia, Thank you for the message that you added the gravesites of William Norwood Dye, Sr. and Mary Lafern Savage Dye. Their daughter Billie Dorene Dye Holland is also buried there. She was cremated and we buried her over her mother's heart. There is no marker for Billie Dorene Dye Holland, so adding her name on findagrave would help provide a record for her. Billie Dorene Dye Holland was born April, 1938 in Oklahoma and died 2008 in California. She was married to Larry Holland in California. Billie grew up in Salem, Illinois. She had no children. She was my step-sister and we grew up in the same house.

William and Mary laFern also had two sons, Roy Herbert Dye and Garry Lee Dye.

Thank you for your good work. Leona Sauser
Added by Leona Sauser on Sep 20, 2015 7:33 AM
Rebecca Anderson Gainey, #93957871
Tks, Cynthia, for your above post.

I believe the following person is your Rebecca Anderson Gainey. If so, you will have her dates of birth and death:

1928/10/04 - Death Certificate, GAINEY, A. R. Mrs., age 67 [born about 1861], East Baton Rouge Parish, Volume 28, Page 12856.


Rebecca A Gainey in the 1900 United States Federal Census,

Name: Rebecca A Gainey [Rebecca Gainey] 
Age: 47
Birth Date: Feb 1853
Birthplace: Kentucky
Home in 1900: Police Jury Ward 7, Tangipahoa, Louisiana
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Abraham Gainey
Marriage Year: 1888
Years Married: 12
Father's Birthplace Virginia
Mother's Birthplace: Virginia
Mother: number of living children: 4
Mother: How many children: 6
Occupation: View on Image
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Household Members: Name Age
Abraham Gainey Head 62 (Sept. 1837) M LA LA LA Farmer
Rebecca A Gainey Wife 47 (Feb. 1853) M KY VA VA
Agnes Gainey Dau. 8 (May 1892) S LA LA KY
Homer Gainey Son 5 (Jan. 1895) S LA LA KY
Harry Monroe SSon 22 (April 1878) M LA VA KY
Dora Monroe SDau. 17 (Jan 1883) M MS MS MS

Abraham and Rebecca A. Gainey had been married 12 years [about 1888], and she was the mother of 6 children, 4 living.
Harry and Dora had been married less than 1 year [about 1900], and she had no children.
SSon - Stepson
SDau. - Stepdaughter

Keep up your good work. Clark
Added by ecforrest on Jul 22, 2015 12:12 PM
Barbara Munson
F. George Zitzmann
Is he a family member of yours?
Added by Barbara Munson on Jul 19, 2015 6:35 PM
Leona Sauser
Arba Andrews in Gilead Cemetery, Jefferson County, Illinois
Where did you find the birth date of Arba Andrews?
Added by Leona Sauser on Jul 19, 2015 3:40 PM
Thank you Cynthia
I am assuming you took the picture of my brothers headstone and gave him flowers.

His name is Stephen Douglas Myer born May 1957

How can I get involved with "help with find a grave?"

Thank you, Monica
Added by Monica on Jul 15, 2015 8:47 PM
Sorry for the Kemp/LA work I caused you
Thanks for straightening out the kinship on the Margaret Shaw Kemp (93532204) memorial. I'm sorry I gave you bad info. the first time around...old and slow, I guess.

J. in CO (aka wheezer)
Added by wheezer on May 29, 2015 4:52 PM
Verna H. Gatlin
Sophia Mckinney and Peter Prevost at Greenlawn Cemetery Hammond, La.
Hi Cynthia, A very Big Thank You for the transf. of my GG Grandparents Sophia and Peter Prevost at Greenlawn and all the wonderful work and accomplishments that you do with Find A Grave. Happy Easter, Verna
Added by Verna H. Gatlin on Apr 05, 2015 2:20 PM
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