Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
C. Wayne Austin (#47030909)
 member for 8 years, 4 months, 21 days
[Add to MyFriends]
Bio and Links
Bio Photo I am retired and when not busy with
family and church matters I spend
my time on family history and genealogy.
I try to visit old graveyards before
others who tend to focus only on their own
family or short change the survey
due to the effort required.
This has been a favorite pastime
since 2001, before Findagrave or

I am closely related to but a few
folks I add listings and photos for.
Obviously I don't know your family history so if you want it added send it in or request a transfer.
I have and support hundreds of thousands of listings and photos on my site and here.
I welcome anyone needing help on this or any other site I support including these two:

Southern Middle Tennessee:

North Middle Alabama:

My emphasis is cemetery location, or getting the grave listing into the correct cemetery. Please don't guess at it. I see so many errors on this site regarding that. If you are having problems with location feel free to ask me; I know about where every graveyard is located; and the proper cemetery name in northern Alabama and southern middle Tennessee. In other words I have cemetery books on the following counties and use these as my references:
Maury Co. Tennessee - Giles Co. Tennessee -Lincoln County Tennessee - Marshall Co. Tennessee - Bedford Co. Tennessee - Lawrence Co. Tennessee
Madison Co. Alabama Vol 1 & 11 - Limestone Co. Alabama - Bits and peices on Lawrence Co. Al Colbert Co. Alabama and Lauderdale County Al.

 Contact: Leave Public Message
Contributions to
Find A Grave
 • 1,585 Memorials Added
 • 1,586 Memorials Managed
 • 4 Memorials/Week
 • 2,660 Photos
 • 3 Photo Requests
 • 120 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 36 Virtual Flowers
 • 7 Fame Ratings
 • 1 Friend
Search Contributor's Records

First NameLast Name

Find A Grave Friends
Judy B. Forgos
Messages left for C. Wayne Austin (57)[Leave Message]
James Blakemore
Hi, Could you tell me where to find the source of the dates you have posted for James Blakemore at Cumberland Cemetery Petersburg Co TN? Thanks
Added by Nicky on Dec 10, 2016 5:44 PM
RE: Freemans in t old City Cemetery
Evidence that I found in the genealogy section at the Shelbyville library but a researcher in 1979 suggests it. But since you claim you have fully researched that cemetery the info may be incorrect. When I was there last year I could not confirm and there are some broken up markers especially in the old section. Do you have a full list of the broken ones or the unmarked graves that could refute it? Any help appreciated.
Added by GenealogyJoan on Nov 17, 2016 6:41 PM
Nancy Yankie Sidarous
RE: Mariah Moffett/Maria B. Moffett
Thank you for your reply, and after I sent my message I thought that perhaps yo didn't need the extra interest in this particular memorial. It's very possible that the decision was made to bury her under her maiden name. However, the name MARIA (you typed in Mariah) is correct according to the records I found. I'm not really researching it in depth as I simply ran onto it through other research, and had a little interest in it due to stories passed down in my family. I'm not related at all to my knowledge. Thank you. Happy Trails, Nancy
Added by Nancy Yankie Sidarous on Nov 14, 2016 12:39 PM
Bayless Cemetery, Deposit, Madison, AL
I added my cousin Alvan O. GRAVES just today to this cemetery because it was passed on in our family line that he is buried in this cemetery - location the same as you have on this cemetery. You added in your notes for this cemetery in 2014 that there were GRAVES buried there. I was wondering if when you went there if you saw a readable marker for Alvan and have a photo of that one? I know this is a long shot but thought I'd ask.

Thank you so much,
Dianne, San Diego Co, CA volunteer
Added by Dianne on Nov 11, 2016 12:57 PM
Allan Garner
RE: James J. Garner
Thank you. I did copy/post to James Godwin as correct, and credited you on the photo.
Added by Allan Garner on Nov 03, 2016 6:21 AM
Aimee Cummings
Photo Permission
Hello, you took a photo of Levi Cummings' cabin. He is my 5th great grandfather. Do you by chance have a higher resolution copy of the photo? I am hoping to give to my father for Christmas. Or, I can have an artist re-create the photo via painting but she requires your permission.

Thank you
Aimee Cummings
Added by Aimee Cummings on Nov 01, 2016 11:45 AM
Allan Garner
James Godwin Garner
Me again...found his memorial, no. 30515264, and submitted his full middle name and link to parents. Also added your photo with you credited. If you wish to post your own original, please do so, and I will remove mine.

Added by Allan Garner on Nov 01, 2016 10:16 AM
Allan Garner
James J(ackson) Garner #30512666

You attached a photo of a flat marker to this memorial page that is instead for his son, James Godwin Garner, who does not appear to now have a memorial...just wonder if you could remove that photo as incorrect. If a memorial is not found for James Godwin, I may create one and "borrow" your photo, crediting you.

Added by Allan Garner on Nov 01, 2016 9:32 AM
B Fuller
RE: Sarah Cowsert
I sent another link request for her parents. just changed her spouse from #1 to # 2 position. did that 'work'?
Added by B Fuller on Aug 01, 2016 10:45 AM
Angie Bevil Lott
Narcissus Sulser Photo
Thank you so very much for the photos. I appreciate them very much.

Angela Lott
Added by Angie Bevil Lott on Apr 30, 2016 4:08 PM
[View all messages...]

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service