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Donna Ellison (#47151523)
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One day when I had young children still at home and I was visiting with my mother, I got out a piece of paper and began asking her who her family was. I got her mother's maiden name and her grandmother's maiden name. About the time my daughter got married and I got a computer I started my search for my roots. I had very little to go on but after 12 years of research I now have info. that goes back about 20 generations on her side. The family I knew the least about, I now know the most about.
I'm so glad I sat down with her and a piece of paper.
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Inge and Patrick Campbell Sr.
RE: Milfords
Hi Donna. John Milford Sr., Find A Grave number 41930316 and his wife, Mary Polly (Fleming) Milford, Find A Grave number 41930319 would be our link. I'm working out of a book that my cousin wrote, "Sands of Time" by Charles Patrick Milford. The book deals with the South Family and the Milford-Millford family. You may find where first cousins married each other. That seems to bring everything to a halt for awhile. The Milford's were famous for that. Take care, Patrick
Added by Inge and Patrick Campbell... on Sep 15, 2015 10:24 AM
Inge and Patrick Campbell Sr.
RE: Milfords
Greetings Donna. My Fourth Great Grandfather, John Milford Sr. 1760-1837 is buried at First Creek Baptist Church Cemetery in Flat Rock, Anderson County, South Carolina. His Memorial number is 41930316. My mother is a Milford and I've been working on the Milford/Campbell family tree for the last six years. So far, I've uncovered enough stuff to turn your hair white. Are you related to the Milford clan? Take care and have a great week ahead. Patrick Campbell Sr.
Added by Inge and Patrick Campbell... on Sep 13, 2015 10:27 AM
Catherine Crews Martinez
San Jacinto Cemetary Prairie Lea
I would like to get in touch with someone who is familiar with the San Jacinto Cemetary in
Prairie Lea. We are working on family genealogy and would like to confirm that a relative is buried there. We live in the Ft Worth area and are planning a trip to the San Marcos area in the next few months. Any help would be appreciated!
Cathy Martinez
Added by Catherine Crews Martinez on Aug 13, 2015 9:09 AM
Linda Mullen
Thank YOU!
Thank you for posting the Wade Cemetery photos in Guadalupe County! Bernhard Hagemann was my ggg-grandfather. I was so happy to see that he had such a nice headstone.

Linda Mullen
Added by Linda Mullen on Jun 04, 2015 4:33 PM
M. S. Taylor
RE: Herrmann family in Seguin
I guess I would have to get a little more information on this matter. Could I go to the store and check?
There are lots of branches of the family.
P. S. Yes, I'm doing well, and miss seeing you.
Added by M. S. Taylor on Apr 27, 2015 2:35 PM
M. S. Taylor
RE: Herrmann family in Seguin
Yes, Donna, I do know them. I just returned from being out of town. Will contact you later.
Added by M. S. Taylor on Apr 25, 2015 5:31 PM
RE: Hello!
For some reason when I originally found the cemetery on the site, it only showed the two requests that I claimed. I think there are multiple listings for the same cemetery. I claimed and completed all of the requests this morning. Thank you for pointing it out.
Added by Kyrriesmommy on Mar 18, 2015 12:32 PM
Tom Denham
RE: Letter!
Hi Donna,

That is the last address that I have. My aunt and I were not close and only exchanged Christmas cards. It is possible she moved. I do not have a phone number, but you may want to try telephone information.

I wish I could be more helpful.

Thanks for your information.

Added by Tom Denham on Jul 29, 2014 6:35 AM
Tom Denham
RE: Denhams in Goliad
Thanks Donna -
Added by Tom Denham on Jul 16, 2014 7:01 PM
Tom Denham
RE: Denhams in Goliad
Yes, of course, please do.
Added by Tom Denham on Jul 11, 2014 6:37 AM
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