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Rita Jean Arnold (#12682610)
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Bio Photo I live in Arkansas and am retired after working 21 years with AFLAC as an employee benefits specialist with my last year being in the position of Advisor.

Right now, researching my family history is my passion. My father's maternal side of our family is chronicled in the books "Hudlows In America" (revised addition by Charles C. Hudlow/1999) and "French and American History of Michael Garoutte and His Descendants". (revised by Ellan Douglas Thiesen/1985) These books can probably be found in the genealogy section of your library or at the Library of Congress.

Actually, all of the Hudlows in America descend from Andrew Hudlow, (Andreas Huttenloch) who was the very first Hudlow to come to America in 1753 from Germany.

My ancestor Michael Garoutte came here from France to fight for our colonies, financing his effort himself and bringing his own ships and men, in the American Revolution and all of the Garouttes in America descend from him.

Besides my HUDLOW and GAROUTTE lineages, I am, also, researching my ARNOLD, COBLER, SHOCKLEY, DUTY, SIMMONS, WHITLOCK, and ISSACKS lineages. My goal is to honor the memories of these family members who have now passed on.

This endeavor is dedicated in memory of my parents, William Adam (Bill) Arnold and Audrey May DUTY Arnold.

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Jeanne Faarup
Margaret McKenna
Thanks for taking the time to leave flowers on my moms memorial page. Jeanne
Added by Jeanne Faarup on Aug 21, 2014 1:58 PM
Melody
HI!!
Hey Rita. I just sent a correction for Nellie Dunlap Hudlow death date. You had it listed as George's in 1955 instead if hers in 1982. :) Hope things are going well for you.
Added by Melody on Aug 06, 2014 10:34 AM
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Hudlow
Hello,
I am working on proving a Patriot for my DAR membership. I need proofs that Martha Hudlow Hill was the daughter of Michael Hudlow , and also that Michael was the son of Andrew Hudlow. Any help will be greatly appreciated.
Thank you,
Jeanine Price
Added by Nations on Jul 23, 2014 9:43 AM
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Hudlow
Added by Nations on Jul 23, 2014 9:37 AM
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Hudlow ancestors
Added by Nations on Jul 23, 2014 9:36 AM
BALN
RE: Alfred Simmons Headstone
You are very welcome.
Added by BALN on Jul 19, 2014 7:50 AM
Darlene
William "Bill" Simmons
I am requesting that you transfer Memorial 25926394, for William Bill Simmons to be as he is my grandfather and since you are not a direct descendant. Thank you.
Added by Darlene on Jul 17, 2014 9:30 PM
Darlene
RE: THELMA MAE SIMMONS
Arnold

Thank you so much for your input and you are right some people do learn, however there are some who never learn. I do fully understand that a sibling can be added when you list their parents. My memorials are fine, for the other children. The only one listed as a half-sibling is VELMA MAE SIMMONS, and I believe you set her up.

Added by Darlene on Jul 17, 2014 9:00 PM
BALN
RE: Everett Duty Headstone NOT
I looked over that section three times, and didn't find one. he is buried close to my family. Barb
Added by BALN on Jun 30, 2014 4:03 PM
Charlotte
My Dads Birthday
Thank you so much !
Best regards from Austria
Charlotte
Added by Charlotte on Jun 10, 2014 1:19 PM
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