|phil r johnson (#47117796)|
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Member of Texas First Families(Texas State Genealogical Society), First Families of the Twin Territories(Oklahoma Genealogical Society) Member of SAR, SRT,and SCV. General Society of the War of 1812 and WW1HA.|
US ARMY Vietnam Era veteran.
Descendants: JOHNSON -CARTER - TOWNSEND - POLK - EARHART - WALTON - MCNULLY.
In reference to photos I add to my memorial pages, you may use such photos but remember to give credit where credit is due and note that you found it on Find A Grave "courtesy of "phil r johnson". On the other hand, you do not have permission to take & re-post my photos from other websites, or those here on Find A Grave, under your name as if you were the photographer. I recognize my own photos.
It's not about "owning", it's about giving another person the credit for the effort they went to, to gather & post info. for the benefit of those who are searching for their family. My family thanks you.
Ain't this the truth !!
I started out calmly, tracing my tree,
To find if I could find the makings of me.
And all that I had was Great-grandfather's name,
not knowing his wife or from where he came.
I chased him across a long line of states,
And came up with pages and pages of dates.
When all put together, it made me forlorn,
Proved poor Great-grandpa had never been born.
One day I was sure the truth I had found,
Determined to turn this whole thing upside down.
I looked up the record of one Uncle John,
But then I found the old man to be younger than his son.
Then when my hopes were fast growing dim,
I came across records that must have been him.
The facts I collected made me quite sad,
Dear old Great grandfather was never a Dad.
I think someone is pulling my leg,
I am not at all sure I wasn't hatched from an egg.
After hundreds of dollars I've spent on my tree,
I can't help but wonder if I'm really me..
Found on Roots-l
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|Dianne Wood||Mary Walton Earhart|
I have been working on her grandparents desc, have added all I can find for now. Worth a look to see connections to Newnan, Coweta Co GA.
|Pattypop||RE: Chulahoma M.B. Cemetery|
We have looked that while cemetery over a couple times and have had no luck. I hope to get in touch with someone who has s plot layout.
Added by Pattypop on Sep 16, 2014 6:52 AM
|Pattypop||Chulahoma M.B. Cemetery|
I'm doing some research on photos requested for memorials in Chulahoma M.B. Cemetery in Chulahoma, MS. I was wondering where you obtained the information that these folks (Bowens) were buried there. I checked with the original creator of the memorial "Anonymous" and they have their message center disabled. I have been contacted by a man named Wayne Bowen in California who is interested in obtaining photos of the graves of Robert, Christopher, Elmira, Isabella and Catherine Bowen. Do you have any info to share on these memorials??
Added by Pattypop on Sep 15, 2014 6:18 PM
|Patricia McBride Alexander||Rev. R. O. Watkins|
Just wondering if you are related. Richard was my husbands' gggrandfather on his mother's side.
|Sharon Snow||RE: Pace|
You're most welcome. Glad I could help.
You're welcomed, Phil...like your bio.
|Richard Powell||John Austin Corley|
Thank you for all the hard work you have done. John A.Corley was a cousin his dad Samuel Madison Corley was a Major in the Confederate Army and a Texas Ranger and also the First Presbyterian T Preacher in jTexas. Thank you again:
Rockwall SCV Camp
|Shirlene Deal||Jay Newt Gordn|
Hello, Jay Gordon was a family friend of my parents. My dad was an honorary pallbearer for his services. Currently there is no headstone placed for Mr. Gordon. I will keep your information and post a photo as soon as I see a stone has been placed. If you need any more information, please feel free to contact me.
|Linda Hutton||RE: Carter|
Sorry for not getting back to you sooner on you input to Amelia Jane (Carter) Keith. I am so glad that you did as I have been stumped on Amelia's side of the family. The information I have gotten about is a story my grandmother. The story has her marrying at least once before Henry C. Keith and having at least two children. I have had no names of her parents, siblings or where she came from. I have found the census' in the Red River, Texas area but was not sure if this was her. If you are interested in sharing information I would be very happy to share any that you would be interested in.
|KAREN LOVY||RE: Carlo Polk|
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