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Lee Atkins (#46799592)
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Bio Photo I discovered Findagrave while researching family history. The profile photo shows my 2nd great Grandfather's headstone. His name was Peter Adkins and he is buried in the Adkins Cemetery, Joe's Creek, Boone County, WV.

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Rebecca King
RE: Ivison Browning
Thank you for sharing your information, Lee. I am more confused now than ever! I looked up Melvin's death certificate, and you are absolutely correct that it lists Ivison's birthplace as Tenn. The informant on the death certificate is J.E. Brown. That was James E. Brown, my GGG-Grandmother, Roxie Browning's second husband. According to Roxie's death certificate her father, Ivison, was born in WV. The informant is her son from her first marriage to my GGG-Grandfather John Woodrum, Cecil Woodrum. I am wondering now who actually commissioned the headstone. I know in the 1900 Census Ivison was living with his daughter, Ethereal/Ethell Browning Cooper's family, and much of the Cooper family is also buried in the same cemetery. I have yet to find him in the 1910 Census, though I did find Ethereal and her family. There is a death record in Cabin Creek, Kanawha, WV for Isaac Browning, but the name could also be read as Ivison. It puts his death on 21 Nov 1911 at age 74 of paralysis, and the informant is listed as daughter. He is also a widower. I realize this doesn't jibe with the date on the headstone, though, so I'm apt to throw it out of the ring as the correct death register. I can't thank you enough for your contributions to Find A Grave, Lee! I am looking forward to digging into Ivison's roots as thoroughly and accurately as possible, and that headstone image is a brand new starting point for me. Thanks again for your time!
Added by Rebecca King on Dec 19, 2013 10:35 PM
Rebecca King
Ivison Browning
Hello, Lee! Concerning Ivison Browning, I was wondering where you got the birth information of Tennessee. He is my Fourth Great-Grandfather, and I believe I have him as being born in Logan county. I'd love to hear your input, and I will gather up the information I have on him to share with you. Merry Christmas, and God Bless!
Added by Rebecca King on Dec 18, 2013 4:45 AM
Thomas H Burton
How could I get my Great Great Grandfathers grave site added to your list for The 7th West Virginia Calvary ?
Added by MARK BURTON on Nov 24, 2013 5:58 PM
Kenny Davis
RE: Ralph Schoonover
I'm sorry, but I don't know where he was born. I have an uncle that may know, so I'll try to find out.
Added by Kenny Davis on Jul 16, 2013 5:51 AM
7th wv cav
I found another at Hope cemetery Andrew J. Spradling #112633717.
Added by ronkat on Jul 12, 2013 8:49 PM
7th wv virtual cem.
I thought you might like to add Absalom Walls Hope Cemetery Kan. Co. WV
Added by ronkat on Jul 07, 2013 2:31 PM
Angela K.
RE: Jonas Davis 103642713
I'm not sure if the two were married. Sorry that I couldn't get you an answer.
Added by Angela K. on May 14, 2013 9:31 PM
Thank you so much for they transfer
Added by Bonita on May 06, 2013 11:20 AM
Dominique Potier
Hollie W Cottrell

I'm lloking after infor about WW2 airbornes . Could you tell me more abot Hollie W Cottrel ? I'm looking after the same name who was at the famous 82nd airborne .

Added by Dominique Potier on Apr 04, 2013 4:53 AM
Debbie Scott
Sharon Cemetery
Thanks so much for the pictures that you took at Sharon Cemetery!
Debbie Scott
Added by Debbie Scott on Mar 18, 2013 9:00 PM
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