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Barbara L. Kirkland (#47115559)
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Bio Photo I have been doing genealogy work for over 25 years with brief intervals of inactivity when my life took different turns.

I love going to all the old cemeteries in South Georgia marveling at some of the old tombstones, some of which are quite elaborate and expensive even for that period of time, and thinking about how our ancestors lived. Since my husband and I shared so many ancestors (including at least three great-great-great grandfathers), it was an easy task getting information about our "kinfolk".

When my husband of nearly 40 years passed away in 2002 my enthusiasm for genealogy waned somewhat and I did little research for a couple of years; then I found the FindAGrave website and entered a few memorials. I absolutely love entering memorials and posting pictures of tombstones for so many of the South Georgia cemeteries which I have helped "survey" over the years thus enabling so many people access to this information. I especially like being able to link families and consider this one of the most important features of FindAGrave.

I believe when entering genealogy information one should always be open to criticism in order to get information as accurate as possible -- especially when it is posted on the internet for so many thousands of people to view. Though complete accuracy is so hard to achieve I will always strive for accuracy.....should anyone find incorrect information on any of my memorials please do not hesitate to advise. However, please keep in mind that other contributors have possibly given me incorrect information.
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C Bozeman
A. M Bowen, Telfair County
Find A Grave has posted 2 identical pictures of his grave...both taken by you.
Added by C Bozeman on Jan 27, 2016 7:34 PM
Peggy Parks White
Parents are grandparents
Hi Barbara, I have just started researching our family. I see you have posted my grandson grave site and information. He is Christopher Dale McDaniel. His birth date is Aug 29,1977. He was born on my husband birthday. He died Sept 2,1977. The parents that are listed are his paternal grand parents. His daddy is their son Terry McDaniel and he was married to my daughter, Sandra Faye White McDaniel. I would love to get this corrected. Thanks Oh yes he is buried in the Douglas Cemetery
Added by Peggy Parks White on Jan 21, 2016 8:23 PM
Renee Elliott
Infant of Wall
Deletion completed. Thank you for helping!
Added by Renee Elliott on Jan 19, 2016 7:01 PM
Tony W
Gladys Knowles
I just like to say thanks for getting the photo of my great aunts grave. Thank you very much
Added by Tony W on Jan 19, 2016 5:47 PM
David Cox
My Name is David Cox, and I am the husband of Sue Nelson, who us the niece of Robert Carlton Nelson who has a page on FINDAGRAVEW with a headstone and all the relative information, however, Robert Nelson in not there. That cemetery is Reedy Branch in Broxton Ga. Robert donated his remains to science. I suppose you could add a noted to that effect, and if you can and do, it will be tremendously appreciated. My E Mail address is Thanks for all the work you do.

David and Sue Cox
Added by David Cox on Jan 07, 2016 4:35 PM
RE: Clara Cameron
You're very welcome, I was happy to help.
Added by mecompton on Jan 05, 2016 11:36 AM
Shannon Davis
Do you have any info on a:

Jesse Davis (b.1868 d.1932) married to: Catherine Cato (b. 1870 d. 1943) from Coffee County, Georgia Area?

They had the following children:

Henry Edward Davis Sr m. Margaret Keel
Elisha Henry Davis m. Sallie Mae Dale
Annie Belle Davis m. Corbitt Lee Kirkland
Earnest William Davis m. Corrie Ferguson
James Jimmie Davis m. Gussie Spivey
Lee Andrew "Leon" Davis m. Lola Medders
Reason Wesley Davis m. Hattie Marie Cobb
Allen Robert Davis m. Laura Cobb
Cora Jane Davis m. James T Smith

Added by Shannon Davis on Jan 04, 2016 11:48 PM
Renee Elliott
Infant Cady
I have now linked to father and have taken out the bio information. Thanks for the information.
Added by Renee Elliott on Dec 27, 2015 7:39 PM
RE: Andersons Memorials
Thank you so much.
Merry Christmas, Linda
Added by Remembering on Dec 17, 2015 10:09 PM
Andersons Memorials
Barbara, I see you have many of my ancestors gravesites posted with wonderful photos.

Would you mind if I use them on my Ancestry Family tree if I give you all the credit?

Thank you for your hard work, LInda
Added by Remembering on Dec 17, 2015 8:19 PM
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