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gail caraway (#46865810)
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Bio Photo I live in the northern section of Caldwell Co., Ky. although I was born in Chicago, Ill., been here 32 yrs. I enjoy going to the many cemeteries in this area and taking pictures of these graves and having them posted to the Caldwell Co. website. Especially the ones related to us in some degree, now I find myself just taking pictures for the fun of it and posting the info on this find a grave site. I try to research these folks and get as much info as I can find. I'm sure I make mistakes, doesn't everyone? So I have no objections to being corrected. I have photographs of every posting relating to my family, and some that aren't family.
I am a mother of 5, 11 grandchildren and 7
gr. grandchildren. Am retired, and recently widowed, so I have lots of time to walk these cemeteries. I've been doing genealogy for over 35 yrs, still not professional, I just like doing it.
And just to add this little item, I don't mind transferring these memorials to family members, but I will have to think pretty hard about transferring memorials that relate to my family, even distantly. So don't feel offended if I refuse to do so.
P.S. it seems that I've not been as observant as I should be and I have posted memorials that sometimes turn out to be duplicates, if you find a duplicate, and it was posted AFTER
the original, please feel free to let me know and I will correct that over sight.
P.S. I guess I need to ad a postscript, I don't mind transferring some of these memorials, but it would be easier for me if you would give the name and where buried of the person you want transferred and your memorial number, I can look them up, but to be fair, it takes time to do so.
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Barbara McCauley Lovejoy
Clem Blackburn
I have a question. From my research on Clem Blackburn I have his parents as Thomas Washington Blackburn and Mary Frances Stevenson. The info you have on parents is different. Can you tell me where you found the info you have. Thanks!
Added by Barbara McCauley Lovejoy on Mar 21, 2015 5:29 AM
Lanham Memorial's
Thank You in creating The Lanham Memorial's in KY. My Lanham family from my father, has taken me on many adventures of turns and twists. While, my grandfather, William Henry Lanham, was born in Union County, Illinois, moved at age 18 to Crittenden County, KY having family there With his first wife, Ethel M Thurman( died at age 34 Due to complications from a pregnancy) leaving children. William married Ethel's younger sister, my grandmother, Frances C Thurman having three children. Sadly, Wm died young from working the coal mines, 1927 death. Thank You in helping guide me to locate my Lanham family burials by their Memorial's... Respectfully, Marvin
Added by M&C on Mar 05, 2015 2:44 PM
Thank you for taking the time to set up your memorials. It's awesome when tracking family to come across these memorials. Sometimes just seeing the headstone (with dates) can clear up a few mysteries.

Added by TM on Feb 26, 2015 3:48 PM
Patti D
Franklin Wesley Harper
On his memorial site, you show is birthdate as June 26, 1862. However; on his death cert, if shows Jan 3, 1862. Do you know where you got the June date?
Added by Patti D on Feb 03, 2015 2:47 PM
John M Henderson Jr
Would you please transfer my uncle Woodsie Marshall so I can link him and correct his Biography?
Added by John M Henderson Jr on Dec 22, 2014 9:59 PM
Dorothy Knight
Find A Grave Memorial# 27767411
Hi, memorial is for Mary Thelma Bright. You have a picture of James H. and Annie Bright's headstone. I don't have Mary Thelma being a child of theirs. So, how are they related. Thank you very much.
Added by Dorothy Knight on Nov 28, 2014 6:47 PM
Bobi DeVore
Maiden name was Brinkley
Added by Bobi DeVore on Jul 23, 2014 9:04 PM
J. Denise Wilkinson Underhill
Baker's - Holeman Cemetery
Thank you Ms Gail for all the transfers!! There is one more I requested today. I appreciate it!!
Added by J. Denise Wilkinson Under... on Jun 26, 2014 1:34 PM
Linda Monticelli
RE: Isabella Guess
Isabella S. Ritchey Guess is #12538394, I have listed her as mother and John T. Guess #12538363 as father for two of their other children; Johnnie Alice Guess and Mary Eloise Guess Blue. I could not find a memorial page for their other daughter, Laura Ellen Guess Davis yet, will keep looking.
Thank you,
Linda Lamb Monticelli
Added by Linda Monticelli on May 03, 2014 11:39 AM
Linda Monticelli
Thank you!
Hello Gail,
I would like to thank you for all that you do in walking these cemeteries, transcribing the gravestones, and creating memorial pages for all of these people. you are preserving history so that others can find the final resting places of their loved ones.
Thank you, thank you, thank you!!
Linda Lamb Monticelli
Added by Linda Monticelli on Apr 04, 2014 5:07 PM
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