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Carol Yates Wilkerson (#46555590)
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Bio Photo I have been happily married for over 40 years and we have one son, Greg. Greg and his wife Jennifer have three children and live in CA. We live in WA state and I was born in Olympia, WA. I am the family genealogist (so they tell me) and have tried to accumulate as well as file all the family pictures and documents that I can find.

My maiden name was YATES and the family is traced back to the marriage of Miles Yates and Deborah Holmes in Roane County, TN in 1840. Other family names include: KELSAY, BREEDLOVE, PENTECOST, SMITH, MOLINE, NORDGREN, REGISTER, POINDEXTER, OSGATHARP/OSGATHORPE and CHANCE.

My husband Jim's WILKERSON family is traced back to DE to the early 1800's when his GG-Grf Joshua was born there in 1811. Joshua and his brother George migrated from DE to IN in the mid 1800's and from there to IA by the 1840's. Other family names include: DESPAIN, WHITMORE, TRUE, OTTO, BOYERT, BEAN, SKAGGS, RIPLEY and JORDAN.
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Kathy Stroope Veasey
RE: Re: William Burden Stevenson
I found that he was nicknamed Byrd - do you have that..
Added by Kathy Stroope Veasey on Apr 24, 2015 5:09 PM
Denise Crawford
Osfatharp in Toney Cemetery
You are very welcome. My son just moved into the area and that cemetery is just up the road from him. If you want to send me that particulars I will update their memorials with dates and places. You can send them to me or use the 'edit' button in the upper right corner.
Added by Denise Crawford on Apr 19, 2015 1:58 PM
Pat Shaw
David O Holmes
Thanks Carol looks nice!
Added by Pat Shaw on Mar 08, 2015 7:00 AM
Pat Shaw
RE: Re: Elizabeth Hensley
Understandable but just thought it would be nice if people and could know his wife and mother of the childrens name. Some might be new to family research and would be good to give them a clue. Personally for myself I try to put as much info as possible for the family that finds at least one. I know I have been able to find a lot of info on Find A Grave now because of the info, bios and links. It has helped me at times when at a brick wall in finding maiden names especially of wifes and mothers. I search in Kansas and some other states where marriage records are pretty much non existent!

Am curious about your Yates side Martha Ritchie Holmes is the sister of my ggg-grandfather and in Clay co., Mo. married Catherine Yates the dau of Jesse Yates and Nancy Dodd or Dodds they both died before the 1850 census and is my brick wall. So I chased all the Yates children and Ritchie has been fun and interesting.

Thanks
Added by Pat Shaw on Mar 07, 2015 6:18 PM
Coleen Shirk
Thank you & Hi !
I wanted to thank you for all the photos you've added to memorials. It is SO helpful. You are my 3rd cousin, my mother is Norma Barnett daughter of Georgia (Pentecost) Barnett, daughter of James Eli Shields Pentecost & Laura Frances (Pentecost)Breedlove. So hello! Coleen Shirk
Added by Coleen Shirk on Apr 16, 2014 3:42 PM
Karen Ann King Starkey
Re: James Register Holmes
Per your suggestion, I linked him to his father and added his given names to his memorial. Thank you for providing this information.
Added by Karen Ann King Starkey on Oct 21, 2013 7:30 PM
Evangeline Bass
MORRISON
NO PROBLEM! KEEP IN TOUCH IF YOU FIND ANYTHING ON THEIR KIDS!

EVANGELINE
Added by Evangeline Bass on Oct 21, 2013 10:28 AM
Evangeline Bass
JAMES R. MORRISON
HE MARRIED MY AUNT SARAH (SALLY).
I WOULD LIKE TO HANG ON TO HIM 'CAUSE I'M TRYING TO GET TRANSFERS FOR A FEW OF THEIR CHILDREN.

SORRY.

EVANGELINE
Added by Evangeline Bass on Oct 20, 2013 7:38 PM
Evangeline Bass
JAMES MORRISON
THANK YOU FOR SENDING THE INFO., ON THIS PERSON.
I REALLY APPRECIATE IT SO I DID ADD HIM TO HIS SON.


THANKS AGAIN,

EVANGELINE BASS
Added by Evangeline Bass on Oct 20, 2013 6:57 PM
Linda 'Rusty' Jenkins
RE: Re: David Oliver Holmes
Since there is no way provided to merge memorials in Find-a-grave I just deleted the memorial I had made for David Oliver Holmes.
Added by Linda 'Rusty' Jenkins on Oct 19, 2013 11:03 PM
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