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Vernon Gibbons (#46917479)
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Bio Photo I have been working on genealogy for about 25 years. I just found out about Find A Grave a few months ago. What a handy tool this is. I enjoy going around to different cemeteries looking at all the old headstones, and taking pictures for people who might not every see the headstonesof there ancestors if someone didn't take pictures for them.

If anyone finds an error, please let me know and I will correct it. Also anyone who would like to add something, I can also do that for you.

For over 15 years I have been seriously researching my Gibbons family, with a beginning origin in South Carolina (Joseph Franklin Gibbons 1839 and still searching for information prior to that), also researching the Paris family (Rhoda Catherine Paris) from Spartanburg, South Carolina and the Giles families from that area.

From there the search has taken me into Harlan and Bell Counties in Kentucky, and surrounding counties in VA & TN, later on to Rockcastle and Lincoln Counties in KY also. In KY families that connect with our Gibbons are: Fee's, Green, Burkhart, Hensley, Wynn, Wilson and more.

My grandfather Andrew Jackson Gibbons was born in SC, was raised and married Margaret Fee in Harlan County KY. They raised their family in Lee Co. VA. Andrew Jackson Gibbons brothers are, James Giles, John Giles, Spurgeon Gibbons, Willie Gibbons, Campbell Gibbons, Frank Gibbons II and Nathan Gibbons. No known sisters.

If anyone has information of any of these families I would be very appreciative of anything you are willing to share.

I am also working on a register for Rose Hill Cemetery in Robinson, Kansas.

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Sharon Hunt
Piper Keith
Piper is my great granddaughter. I would like to know if you would transfer her to me.

Thank You
-Sharon Hunt
Added by Sharon Hunt on Jan 24, 2015 7:18 PM
Kaleigh Jones-Clark
Duplicate Memorials
2 of your memorials are duplicates Mark Soden #29854796 is a duplicate of 45747243 & Ann Soden #29854830 is a duplicate of 46245497. Most of the links are moved to the other memorials. Please consider removing yours to avoid confusion. Thank you for all your hard work, Kaleigh
Added by Kaleigh Jones-Clark on Jan 23, 2015 5:50 AM
Joanne Irwin
Barbara June McIntyre
Are you related to the McIntyre's? Kenneth and Barbara are my grandparents. If you aren't related, would you mind transferring to me? Thank you.
Added by Joanne Irwin on Jan 22, 2015 12:38 AM
vwlady
Birthday
Clara Frances Van Horn Roles was born on Aug. 18, 1923 the Atchison globe had a error when the printed 8th. She is my grandmother and raised me. I did the edit thing don't know if it well work.
Added by vwlady on Jan 19, 2015 11:40 AM
Randy Davis.
Christopher Davis
Thank you so much for the transfer of my brother. I always tried to look out for him. In a way it feels like I still can.
Added by Randy Davis. on Jan 13, 2015 6:54 AM
Bobi DeVore
141030525
Duplicate memorials 141030525 - 141010183
Added by Bobi DeVore on Jan 10, 2015 9:18 AM
Robbin Garner
Add a name
Please add Louise Fernodpf #140839708 to Neva Fraley .This is her mother. Thank you Robbin
Added by Robbin Garner on Jan 03, 2015 10:50 AM
Linda O.
Mary Arlene 'Pear' Langley
Hello once again... The memorial you posted for Mary Langley is also a duplicate of one posted earlier:

#135 743 487 posted on 9/11/2011
#135 781 943 you posted the next day

I hope you will delete your record for Mary ... and for Irene Blecha that I wrote you about in the post below this one to clear the site of these duplicates. Thanks.

Linda O.
Added by Linda O. on Dec 22, 2014 11:24 PM
Linda O.
Irene Blecha duplicate memorial
It was brought to my attention that this record is a duplicate of one I had posted two days earlier:
109 813 431 (posted 5/1/2013)that I posted
109 915 520 (posted 5/3/2013)that you posted

Please delete yours so there won't be duplicates on the site. Thank you.
Linda O.
Added by Linda O. on Dec 09, 2014 5:51 PM
Kathy
Veva (Heltzel) Workman #90130996
Thanks for the transfer. Have a great day. take care & God bless.
Kathy
Added by Kathy on Dec 08, 2014 1:12 PM
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