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Jerry W. Broxton (#46835398)
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I am the son of Alva BROXTON & Iva Lorene BATES. I was born in the Davis Prairie area east of Thornton, TX. My ancestors are: Jim BROXTON and Emma METZER, Ira Alva BATES and Dora HARRIS, William Thomas BROXTON and Elizabeth (Lizzie) WILLIAMS, William METZER and Julia KINDT, John Edward BATES and Sarah Ann GENTRY, David BATES and Elizabeth EASTIN, Seth Hurin BATES and Sarah BATES, John Thomas HARRIS and Rebecca Ann DAVIS, John Votial DAVIS and Sarah Emiline FAULKENBERRY, Brinkley DAVIS and Susanna MEREDITH and Joseph Adams HARRIS and Elizabeth HEROD. I'm retired from the U. S. MARINE CORPS. Most of the names that i enter are related in some way to me.
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D.Tumlinson
Joseph Elmer Tumlinson
He had two other wives. One before Emma Lee Walts and one after her. His first wife was Thelma and his last wife was Berry O'Pry Tumlinson.
Added by D.Tumlinson on Nov 23, 2014 2:11 PM
Robyn Bamburg West
Zelda Bess Raines Bamburg
Would it be possible for you to link my Grandmother Zelda to her husband Ray memorial #113559566 and son David memorial #320208? Thank you so very much.

Robyn Bamburg West
Added by Robyn Bamburg West on Mar 26, 2014 7:27 PM
Diana Cannon
Isaac Perry Lambright
Hi, could you please transfer this memorial to Diana Cannon #48019305. Isaac Perry was first married to Matilda Bates who died in childbirth. He then married Clara Ann Pruitt; they are my Lambright grandparents and are both buried in Gholson Cemetery, McLennan, Texas. Thanks..Diana
Added by Diana Cannon on Jan 31, 2014 1:08 PM
Dianne Cauthen
Margaret Davis/Timothy Cauthen
Hi, I'm researching Garrett Cauthen's family and found you had put his mother and father. Do you have any data on them? Thanks Dianne
Added by Dianne Cauthen on Jul 14, 2013 5:00 PM
Bobbie Scott
Memorial #14292476
Gussie Lena Metzer: The tombstone death date is Jan 31, 1974 while the death date in the biography is listed as Oct 31, 1974.

My cousin, who is the grandson of Gussie noticed it when we were looking at his mother's family. His mother was Doris Metzer and she married Edward Utecht. All are buried in the Kurten Cemetery. I told him I would see if you could change that date for him.

Thanks
Bobbie Scott
Added by Bobbie Scott on Jul 12, 2013 7:46 PM
A. Griffin
Nancy Douthit Faulkenberry
I am somewhat confused by the bio posted to Nancy Douthit Faulkenberry's marker. The DOB inscribed on her marker is 1776, DOD 1869. Census records state Nancy, wife of 1) David Faulkenberry & 2) Elisha Anglin was born 1796. She is enumerated in the 1870 census with husband Elisha Anglin. Her husband David Faulkenberry, killed by the Indians in 1837, was born 1795. Obviously, there is some kind of mix-up!
Added by A. Griffin on May 15, 2013 1:38 PM
John Andrew Meyer
Family
I sent to you a short bio for William Andrew Harris. In reading your bio I see that we are distantly related to each other through the Herod family. I noticed that you have the name spelled Hured in your bio.
I just recently received a book written about your (our) family written in 1971 about Brinkley Davis, David Faulkenberry, Joseph Adams Harris and James Herod. This family book was written by J. Elizabeth Harris. The story I sent to you was from that book. The book is a genealogy account of these families in Texas.
I have not gone through the book entirely yet. I am adding everything to my ancestry.com family group sheet.
James Herod is my 3rd great grandmother's sister Elizabeth Herod who married Major John Braxton Allen. They stayed in Mississippi. However a lot of Allen family also removed to Texas at the same time as the Herod's and settled in the same areas in Texas.

Also there are other surnames in the book that are connected to the families. I thought that I had done a considerable amount of research about the families and now see that it was quite incomplete.

If you would like this book I would be happy to send it to you as soon as I complete adding everything to my family profile.

John Meyer



Added by John Andrew Meyer on Sep 28, 2012 12:13 PM
Herb Clark
Photo
Wow! I just noticed the difference in your photo of Eady's tombstone and the one I had taken many years ago!

It would appear that someone had cleaned the tombstone! Lots not more readable than my old photo.
Added by Herb Clark on Aug 13, 2012 11:31 AM
Herb Clark
Link Parents
Jerry,

When you have time, could you link 14348073 Eady Penetha Hyden Hughes to her parents Alex: 14348144, W. Jane: 14348287

Thanks.

Herb Clark
Added by Herb Clark on Aug 13, 2012 11:08 AM
 

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