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Mike Deaton (#26774403)
 member for 14 years, 18 days
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Charles Brooks
RE: Lecy Ward Freeman
Hello Mike, Yes i know exactly where it is located BUT DO NOT go there until winter on account of ticks and snakes.The last time i was there the deer ticks ate me up!I DID have the GPS coordinates on the page and SOMEBODY had them removed.I THINK i know who had it erased as he is a little mixed up as he now has Archibald!When you get ready just email me again and i will make sure you get there!

Thank You
Charles Brooks
Added by Charles Brooks on Jul 20, 2014 11:51 AM
Tina DeLong
You are family and you belong together!
Added by Tina DeLong on Jul 10, 2014 5:19 AM
Rev Kenneth Deaton
Photo fixed.
Yes, you can use my photos.
Added by Frankz on Jun 05, 2014 10:59 AM
Mike Bowen
Joseph Deaton Sr.
Hi Mike,

I found that you created a memorial for Joseph Deaton Sr. Joseph was my GGGGG grandfather. I just submitted a photo request, but my guess is that since you are a Deaton, if a stone still existed you would have posted one. Have you searched for his, or his wife Elizabeth's, stones?

Thank you,
Mike Bowen
Added by Mike Bowen on Apr 23, 2014 7:58 AM
Mary Deaton Hamilton #23265709
Her obit can be found in the St Paris Newspaper. I'm sure a microfilmed copied can be obtained from either the St Paris Public Library or perhaps the Champaign County Public Library.
As for her marriage, it is recorded on November 25, 1838 in Clark Co, OH, just as her obit mentioned.
I hope this helps to clear up any confusion you have. Let me know if you have any more questions.
Added by Candy on Apr 07, 2014 12:40 PM
Dorothy Wilkie
Judith H Saunders Freeman
Hi Mike,

I am trying to sort out who belongs in which "Macedonia" cemetery in Montgomery County...there are three such churches in the county, the Presbyterian in Candor, and United Methodist Churches in Eldorado and Star (Anber community..Star address) The list people see online for the Macedonia Presbyterian Church in Candor is not lists many burials that are actually in the Macedonia Church in Star (Abner). I am in the process of correcting the errors.

I found Judith Sauders Freeman on a row-by-row census for Macedonia UMC in Star locating her grave as in Row 7. The census was done in 1996.

I am confused because you have any input you can give me would be great!!

Dorothy Wilkie
Added by Dorothy Wilkie on Jan 23, 2014 1:53 PM
RE: Jeffrey Deaton
Hi Mike,
Thanks for your message regarding Jeffrey Deaton (memorial # 119592057). I am not having much luck getting Find A Grave Admin to list my memorial as a cenotaph --they must be really busy as they haven't done anything or responded to me. I will probably send another request if I don't have any action from them before long. In researching the two memorials for Jeffrey, I found another Jeffrey L. Deaton in another cemetery in Pope County, IL with the same dates. I'm wondering if this might be another centoaph if his ashes were actually scattered in Alaska? Any thoughts?
Added by AZLITE on Jan 21, 2014 7:01 PM
Jeffrey Deaton
Hi Mike,
Thank you for your message regarding Jeffrey's memorial. I have changed the date to match the headstone rather than the obituary. I have also contacted Find A Grave requesting that my memorial be listed as a cenotaph and that the two memorials be linked. Is he a relative of yours? Again, thanks for your help in this matter. Happy New Year.
Added by AZLITE on Jan 01, 2014 8:58 PM
Deaton updates at Forest Lawn
Hi Mike, Thank you for the updates for those memorials at Forest Lawn. I have updated them.

They have a new system now for sending edits for memorials. You enter the information you want added and all I have to do is accept it and it automatically updates the memorials for me. Its much easier for me.

Family links & obituaries you still need to send the same way. Try it next time..

Added by Brad on Dec 07, 2013 8:57 AM
Joy Steele
EMS Deaton's wife
A contributor named Lanie asked for Mary E. Deaton's grave photo. I don't know how to get in touch with her, but she is researching the same family perhaps. There is a photo of Mary on the file that must have come from a family member. Perhaps you can get in touch through Mary's memorial.

Added by Joy Steele on Nov 08, 2013 9:31 AM
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