|Victoria Taylor-True (#47036752)|
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Hi! Welcome to my little part of the world at Life in the Past Lane. http://KyUSA.addr.com [Online 10 years but offline for now]|
Honoring the past generations, helping families to find their ancestors and finding out how many of us all have a connection and many more cuzins than we ever dreamed. Finding our ancestors and walking through the lands of times past.
I only work on genealogy on days ending in "Y" ©
For the cuzins I have met previously "Hi" and for the new cuzins I hope to meet "HI" to you to.
We have many many paths to walk that our ancestors walked, and our time here is in honor to them.
6-2013 NOTICE: PHOTOS of family members of my current lines - DO NOT TAKE without asking!!!! I have recently found my parents grandparents aunts uncles on other personal sites and have NO IDEA of when the cuzin took them or who they are. We are online to share information with family: BUT not without asking .. COPYRIGHT photos of precious parent /family photos etc are NOT TO BE TAKEN!!
Ask and see what happens ;-> !!!!
I leave "Daisys" on all family members that are in my data and lines [direct and extended].
I leave other flowers for memorials I have help link up and/or helped someone else with.
Other flowers also can mean I havent located or logged them in my data . We all have ALOT of branches and trees to climb and explore.
I do enter cemeteries when possible. It is to help others find their family members as well as it probably has an ancestor or two of mine.
I am not about numbers , I am about family and heritage and our ancestors. If I have a memorial that is part of your family line, I dont mind transfering [as long as it isnt part of my direct]. If I have made an error, just let me know and if I have dupped in error. Just let me know where and who. We have many generations , with so many simular names - errors are possible . But puzzles are so much fun finding validation of one piece at a time, till the picture among the pieces start to take form.
I do choose to post death certificates. DC's help with family medical history documenting. We all need to know what our family medical history was/is also.
Dates on papers, bibles, headstones, & certificates may vary. We are working through our families pasts and lives and getting the dates may sometimes be the best drawn conclusion that is to be drawn.
My immediate direct lines I am working with are:
Ward, Pennington, [Taylor-Gardner] Chapman, Lawless
Direct GG+ Grandparent lines:
Adkins, Anderson, Bawle, Beaumont, Belcher, Blevins , Brockett, Canoe, Carpenter, Cock, Coleman, +++[will update list again]
My Mother Mary Jane Gardner Taylor passed away Dec 26,2011. She did so enjoy learning of all my new finds and helping as she could, to fill in missing information and facts. She will be greatly missed by so many family members and friends.
My Uncle James Edward Gardner passed away April 8 2012. He was the last of the family line of that group. Such a sad feeling of seeing the family lines end, but the next geneation now becomes the "Elders".
Eagle Clan Woman Elder , AST
Victoria Spirit Owl Searching
I saw behind me those who had gone, and before me those who are to come. I looked back and saw my father and his father and all our fathers, and in front to see my son and his son, and the sons upon sons beyond. And their eyes were my eyes. As I felt so they had felt, and were to feel, as then, so now, as tomorrow and forever. Then I was not afraid, for I was in a long line that had no beginning and no end. And the hand of his father grasped my father's hand and his hand was in mine, and my unborn son took my right hand and all, up and down the line that stretched from Time That Was to Time That Is and Is Not Yet, raised their hands to show the link. And we found that we were one....
From: "How Green Was My Valley", by Richard Llewellyn
A Prayer for Genealogists
Lord, help me dig into the past
And sift the sands of time,
That I might find the roots that made
This family tree of mine.
Lord, help me trace the ancient roads
On which my fathers trod,
And led them through so many lands
To find our present sod.
Lord, help me find an ancient book
Or dusty manuscript
That's safely hidden now away
In some forgotten crypt;
Lord, let it bridge the gap that haunts
my soul when I can't find
The missing link between some name
that ends the same as mine.
N. Curtis Woods
WARNING....GENEALOGY POX; [very contagious to adults]
Continual complaints as to need for names, dates and places. Patient has blank expression, sometimes deaf to spouse and children. Has no taste for work of any kind, except feverishly looking through records at libraries, courthouses and internet, Has compulsion to write letters and send e-mail. Swears at mailman when he doesn't stop and leave mail. Frenquents strange places such as cemeteries, ruins and remote desolate country areas. Makes secret night calls. Hides phone bills from spouse and mumbles to [him or her] self. Has strange far away look in eyes.
Medication is useless. There is no known cure. Disease is not fatal, but gets progressively worse. Patient should attend genealogy workshops, subscribe to genealogy magazines and be given a quiet corner in the house where he or she can be alone.
The unusual nature of this disease is...the sicker the patient gets, the more he or she seems to enjoy it!
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Alice P., ancestor hunter, Andy Earthling, Angelo Taylor, Anne Lasley Wil..., Anthony, anthony, Archie Portis, Ashley Vann, Audrey Russell, aye ain't, Barb Norvell, Barbara Jacobs, Barbara Lanham, Barbara Pryor, Becky, Becky Harden, Beth Robinette, Beth Robinette, Beverly Aker, [View all Find A Grave Friends...]
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|Cindy Akers||Garnett Taylor|
Thanks for this info, Vicki! Your help is greatly appreciated!
|Cindy S Munson||RE: Simmons/Simmons Family Cemetery|
Two different cemeteries. The one I posted in is the correct Simmons cemetery for that person. The other Simmons cemetery is on Toms Creek Rd totally different.
|Cindy S Munson||Simmon Cemetery|
There are several Simmons cemetery. I've not been able to fix the problem but with a few people that know the area. Most just ignore me. So I just left them. If I know that mine are in the wrong cemetery I'll remove them.
This Simmons Cemetery is where a lot of my family are buried. I've been there many times.
Its off Red Belly Trail on the left hand side.
|LoRetta Hughes||Daniel Thornton|
The links are made on the memorial ..just delete
your duplicate.. all will be good.
|Jason Taylor||Aris B. Taylor|
Hi, this is my great Grandfather's grave site.
If you are related can you tell me his fathers name and info? Thanks, Jason
Can you please removed the picture of death certificates that you added to the Bakers memorials. I do have the link to the death certificate listed in the bio and you just have to click on it. Find a grave does not like pictures of death certicatess listed as such. Thank you so much
|Lynn Marie Vint||Eliza Turner Douglass #55307751|
Thanks for adding the middle name.
Would you mind removing the death certificate for Eliza's daughter from memorial #55307751? I'm afraid it makes things a bit confusing since it is the death certificate for her daughter, Nancy, rather than for Eliza.
I saw that you added the death certificate to Nancy's memorial as well, which is nice. Since Eliza and her daughter are linked, that makes the information available to anyone who is interested.
Thanks for your help!
|Marty||John and Mary Walker|
Thank you for the obit's for John and Mary, has been added to their Mpages...
Added by Marty on Sep 01, 2014 8:11 AM
|Tracy C.||RE: thanks|
You are very welcome! I try to remember the photo request surnames and those looking for them. Sometimes my brain cooperates!
Added by Tracy C. on Sep 01, 2014 8:04 AM
|Tracy C.||Info you may already have but...|
I saw this link and I think a lot of these photos may be of your Quesenberry, Phillips, etc family in the Indian Valley area of Floyd. Hope its useful, but you may already have it. I just thought I would pass it on.
Added by Tracy C. on Aug 31, 2014 5:18 PM
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