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Shirley Burks Wells (#46511681)
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Blessed are the great grandmothers, who hoarded newspaper clippings and old letters, for they tell the story of their time.

Blessed are all the grandfathers who filed every legal document, for this provides proof.

Blessed are grandmothers who preserve family Bibles and diaries, for this is our heritage.

Blessed are father who elect officials that answer letter of inquiry, for some, this is their only link to the past.

Blessed are mothers who relate family traditions and legends to the family, for one of her children will surely remember.

Blessed are the relatives who fill in family sheets with extra data, for them we owe the family history.

Blessed is any family whose members strive for the preservation of records, for theirs is a labour of love.

Blessed are the children who will never say, "Grandma, you have told that old story twice today."
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Velma G Duchesne
Thank you so much, Shirley, for the transferal of Velma's memorial. She was a lovely lady. I deeply appreciate your kindness and consideration. Have a great week. Fondly, Suse
Added by sniksnak on Aug 11, 2014 7:20 PM
William O. Graham
photo of Richard A Graham
Where did you get this picture? I am related and would like to have a copy. His father is my g-g grandfather. Bill
Added by William O. Graham on Aug 11, 2014 4:53 PM
William O. Graham
photo of Richard A Graham
Added by William O. Graham on Aug 11, 2014 4:51 PM
Luteen Carroll
Sanford Noyle Carroll
Shirley on Thomas's brother would you add his dad Thomas Walter Carroll 61825393 and brother Dolan Carroll 48699116 sister Lavell Carroll Miller 125337867. Thanks love u
Added by Luteen Carroll on Jul 29, 2014 9:36 PM
Barb Johnston
Thanks for accepting my edits, Shirley! Barb
Added by Barb Johnston on Jul 27, 2014 8:20 AM
James Mason Floyd
Thank you for transferring Uncle Jim.
Added by barbara on Jul 25, 2014 3:49 PM
Barb Reeves
John Robert Cheek DOB
John Robert Cheek was my maternal grandfather. The correct year that Bob was born was 1873. The flowers block that; however, all records that I have obtained, as well as info from my mother have the year as 1873.

Thanks for your dedication is provided these records!

Barbara Reeves
Added by Barb Reeves on Jul 20, 2014 12:03 PM
RE: Re: Mahalia Smith
Oh wow, thanks for the info! I'm really trying to get more information on that side of the family, so hopefully Harley can help. :)
Added by Morinth on Jul 15, 2014 3:11 PM
James Coston
RE: Re: Ferdinand Morgan
Morning Shirley,
I don't remember the name, did a global search and found 6, I have never been in those locations listed so I am in the dark.
Feel free to use the "edit" to correct whatever error U found cause I don't know how to handle it.
Later, James Coston
Added by James Coston on Jul 12, 2014 6:54 AM
s schultz
RE: Flossie Houx Branscom
Oh my, I wonder how many times I did that? We have people with both spellings in our tree. Different branches though. Thanks for all your help.
Added by s schultz on Jul 03, 2014 5:53 AM
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