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Nan Carter (#47105584)
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Bio Photo My mother, Corine Carter began researching our family in the 1950's (Canoga Park) and I began helping her in 1973.

I am so very thankful for all of you who take photos and share them with everyone! Photos validate research and give it visual reality.I believe in sharing all photos, so feel free to use them.

This photo was taken steps from where we live at Sunset Beach, Oahu.
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Kenneth J. Gruschow
RE: Frederick Carl Weygand
You're very welcome!
Added by Kenneth J. Gruschow on Sep 15, 2014 12:20 AM
Kenneth J. Gruschow
Frederick Carl Weygand
Hi Nan,

Would you like me to transfer his memorial Link to memorial: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=57228044 to you? Your husbands related and I'm not.
Let me know.

Ken Gruschow
kennyg3@comcast.net
Added by Kenneth J. Gruschow on Sep 14, 2014 1:11 AM
Kathy Holland, Gates to the Past Genealogy
RE: photos
Glad to have helped. :)
Added by Kathy Holland, Gates to t... on Sep 11, 2014 9:07 PM
Char
Wille Hayden
Whoops! Sorry about that got the wrong name. I do have a G.H. Hayden purchased 3 graves Feb 11, 1893 I will have to go out to the cemetery and see what I can find. However I do have however I see they have written on here Willie C. Hayden 1887-1890. Do you have any info on this child? I would appreciate any info on him that you might have. Thanks!
Added by Char on Sep 11, 2014 6:23 PM
Char
Willie Hynes
Hi Nan, I do not have a Willie Hynes in my cemetery records. but that does not mean he is not here. I do have a card for Dan, Hynes purchased Sept. 1, 1942.
Then it has Hynes, Daniel 1891-1985
Hynes, Josephine (DeTour) 1890-1942
I have to be honest I didn't check to see if there are stones for the Hynes family.
I do see there were only 2 graves purchased though.
How old would Willie have been?
How this has been some help
Added by Char on Sep 11, 2014 5:35 PM
Connie Clark
RE: photos
Hi Nan, you are very welcome. Added another better shot from the camera. Best Wishes, Connie
Added by Connie Clark on Sep 07, 2014 2:50 PM
Erin Antley
RE: Graves of James Selma & Etta White
Nan, Oh I am sorry, I didn't realize that they were relatives! But I do agree that I have a lot of family history in my past that certainly isn't lovely either! I know it sounds crazy but I was excited because I had heard about the incident from my nursing home patient but I had never had an actual link until I ran across the article. Sometime when I find an article, I let the memorial manager know in case they want to add it to any of the history. Again, so very very sorry if I brought up any bad memories. You are one of my most favorite contributors!!
Sincerely,
Erin Antley
Added by Erin Antley on Sep 06, 2014 10:01 AM
Michael Pitcock
RE: photos
Hello Ms. Nan, You are very welcome! There are some issues with Mr. Brown's dates of birth and death from the tombstone to the actual dates. I researched this a couple of years ago and think I have the answers. I emailed the contributor with some information but never got a response at all back then. I love the picture from your back door... I think you should invite me for a couple weeks' stay. (Just Kidding.) Contact me with anything you need here in Lincoln County... I am in the process of locating and filling your other photo requests. Michael
Added by Michael Pitcock on Sep 03, 2014 2:31 PM
Erin Antley
Graves of James Selma & Etta White
Nan,
Hope you are well. I ran across an old article from the 1937 Gazette regarding this couple. Apparently they died from a murder-suicide--sadly, most of which was witnessed by their children. While reading the article, I realized that I had heard this story before. I grew up near Spencer and had heard of there being a dance hall/juke joint place that was frequented by both black and white folks. When I was older and became a nurse working at the local nursing home, I heard LOTS of stories about this place. I believe from the article that this was the man who ran the place. The story was that it was situated close to the train bridge and that the partyers would run across the bridge into Ouachita parish any time it was raided! Anyway, I didn't know if you like to make mention of cause of death on any of your memorials but I thought it was kind of interesting! Here is the link: http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/union/newspapers/1937-gazette.html

Talk to you later,
Erin
Added by Erin Antley on Sep 01, 2014 8:51 PM
Brenda Custer Randall
Aulds Chapel Cemetery
Sometime back you inquired about this cemetery, asking if it is in Ouachita or Union Parish. I grew up there and am working on cemetery list now. It's definitely situated in Union but many in this area might have Calhoun (Ouachita) addresses and/or phone numbers.
Added by Brenda Custer Randall on Aug 30, 2014 5:40 PM
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