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GeorgiaCA (#46540149)
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Bio Photo "brief is life but love is long"
-A. L. Tennyson



"What greater thing is there for human souls than to feel that they are joined for life - to be with each other in silent unspeakable memories."
-George Eliot

PLEASE NOTE: "Check the top center of your profile page - if an "edit" tab is there - you need to click on it and check to approve or reject any edits that may have been sent to you - only a few email "edit" notices are coming from fag since this new feature was added."

-good info. borrowed from: history4sure
(I still forget to check mine)



God Bless Ann....★
Requesting Prayers

Jasper ~ Joy's beautiful kitty

Henri ~ Gentle Kitty

Yager ~ Family dog/now with photo

Lizzy ~ Our special kitty

Mr. Black ~ Neighborhood Cat

Miss Kitty ~ kitty-cat

BLUE The Belgian Ox


"A cemetery . . . tells the story of the past, not of its institutions, or its wars, or its ideas, but of its individual lives, -- of its men and women and children, and of its household. It is silent, but eloquent; it is common, but it is unique."
-Joseph Anderson, American Clergyman
1836 - 1916

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I welcome all corrections, and with a few exceptions, I am happy to transfer any of the random memorials I have created - on to those who have a relationship, or historical interest. My ancestors, family, friends, local memorials, and special history interests, I do maintain in my care.
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Rest in God
Thank you
It was so nice to see your beautiful flowers and that you had been so considerate to visit our memorials. This means so very much to us all, especially my daughter who is just devastated. I so appreciate your kindness.
Added by Rest in God on Sep 15, 2014 10:37 PM
BrideyLight
RE: Zelma Scarbrough Gabbert
GeorgiaCA: Not to worry a'tall, a'tall on the previous edit. That's why we have that newfangled edit button there anyway! Corrections made, thank you so much for them, and for helping to honor this family. Kind regards,
Bridey Light -- Happy today with being close to another reunion between an adoptee and birth family!
Added by BrideyLight on Sep 07, 2014 5:23 PM
Joan Koloski
Jane A, Conklin
Hi, My Mother is Laura Conklin Scudder. (85 years old)
We are researching and find some similarities to you. Joseph Lester Conklin married Hannah Jane Enich. Did they have a daughter named Jane A. Conkln 1841-1907? I see other sisters such as your Sarah, Phebe, Josephine, Nancy, Hannah Jane and Maria, Efalinda.....

We believe they did and she married Lewis Ketcham Scudder in our line. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Joan- Long Island, NY
Added by Joan Koloski on Aug 28, 2014 8:38 AM
John Pearse
RE: Good to see you here!
Thanks, Georgia. I've really started to get into the genealogy thing in the last year or so. Fortunately, you and Becky and others have done a lot of finding and posting on find-a-grave so all I have to do is follow along.
John
Added by John Pearse on Aug 26, 2014 3:07 PM
Larry Van Dyke
Amanda Wingate
Hi
I've searched for Amanda but cannot come up with anything. Could she have gone by another name? I only found one other person in the Haseville cemetery with the Wingate name. I know the person who keeps the records for the Haseville cemetery so I need to see if I can get a copy of them. It is not infrequent that a person is buried and there is no tombstone. Most of my records are based on a canvas of the cemetery and reading the tombstones and newspaper articles. I can give you a list of the Wingates I have in my file for Linn County but that is about all that I can do at this point.

Yes, I was at the Haseville cemetery a year or so ago and need to go back. At least some of the Gooch's in the cemetery are related to me. I was born about 1/2 mile from that cemetery. The Gooch's all came from Virginia but we haven't determined if they go back to the same person yet. Some say no, but I'm not convinced yet. Otherwise how did both lines end up in the same area at the same time.

Added by Larry Van Dyke on Jul 27, 2014 3:08 PM
Larry Van Dyke
Gooch Cemetery
Georgia
Yes, I was able to get the article. That was article had some more information that I had not seen in some of the other similar articles but as I have studied the history of Linn County it is not surprising. If you look at the pictures of the cemetery today it is in bad need of work on both sides. I've gone in and cut grass and sprouts and have worked on some of the fallen trees and I'm hoping to get them all out this year and get the cemetery to where it can be mowed and you can get to all the tombstones. I had to crawl under a fallen tree to get pictures of one a few years ago.

Thanks for your information. Every little piece is helping put the puzzle together. Don DeWitt from New York and I are working to get the Gooch family connected as much as possible.
Larry
Added by Larry Van Dyke on Jul 26, 2014 11:38 AM
Larry Van Dyke
William Greenup Gooch
Hi
You have a note posted on his page 25741481
that says he had a fourth wife. The posting on Findagrave only shows 3 wives. Can you provide any information on his fourth wife and any children by his fourth wife. I have been able to find 13 children but his obituary says he had 14 children with 12 living at the time of his death in 1893. I know Albert died before he did.
Thanks
Larry
Added by Larry Van Dyke on Jul 25, 2014 10:23 AM
Eternity Persephone
Hello Georgia
Georgia how have you been? Thanks for your sweet note. It's nice to be back, but very hard to navigate the site on an android tablet. I am hoping to get my desktop fixed soon, so I can be more active on the site again. Nice to see you around on here again. Take good care. Your friend, Tippy
Added by Eternity Persephone on Jun 15, 2014 12:19 AM
James (Jim) F. Kelly
Clinton I. Cook
I have added the information you sent and also the information on his grave marker.

If you want me to transfer this memorial to you, just let me know.
Added by James (Jim) F. Kelly on Jun 14, 2014 8:29 AM
Ann H.
Thank you
I just wanted to thank you for the information you sent to Rosie to me. We don't have very good treatments around here in Monroe,MI. I do not like my doctor and the other doctors here are afraid to take me with my many health problems. Maybe some day we will have doctor's who are willing to do more. Hugs, Ann
Added by Ann H. on May 30, 2014 9:11 PM
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