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Barbara Spears Pipek (#46800452)
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Bio Photo After moving around the country for 38 years, I moved home to Wilkes County, North Carolina where I grew up. I have been looking for my ancestors for almost 50 years now. A lot of the first settlers in this area (Wilkes) migrated on to Georgia, Tennessee, Missouri and many other states. I am a 6th generation descendant of Sarah Boone, the sister to Daniel Boone.

I live within 3-5 miles of the following Baptist Church Cemeteries in the county: Big Ivy, Yellow Hill, Blue Ridge, New Hope. Stony Hill is just up the road and the Lenderman-Powell Family Cemetery is on our property.

In addition to Boone, my other surnames are: Spears, Hamby, Dillard, Cardwell, Ashley, Owens, McGee, Church, Shepherd, Cartwright, Greer and Woodie to name a few.

My grandmother told me when I was growing up ... how do you know where you are going, if you don't know where you have been... I have been chasing those ancestors ever since.

I also do Genealogy Research and would be glad to assist you.

All memorials are entered with the greatest respect.

Please let me know any corrections needed or additions I can help with.

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Margaret
Whittington
Barbara

Thank you for providing information for George and Sarah Whittington. Both memorials are now updated. They are not related to me and I would be happy to transfer them for you to maintain.

Thanks,
Margaret
Added by Margaret on Apr 18, 2015 2:33 AM
Sandy
David spears Memorial
I have put the birth place you requested in the edit, but changed the death place you requested from Rockingham County which is Wentworth and Eden, to here in Richmond County. I thought he died close to Rockingham/Hamlet?
Added by Sandy on Apr 13, 2015 5:25 PM
carol griffin
Memorial corrections
Barbara, You're welcome. I'm glad you were able to link more of youre family. Years ago I worked with Vickie Griffin, Jimmie Lovette's daughter. Thanks Carol
Added by carol griffin on Apr 12, 2015 8:22 PM
Anonymous
RE: Norman Owens
You are most welcome.
Added by Anonymous on Apr 09, 2015 9:58 AM
tsmart
James Best
Just thought I'd let you know, your memorial for James Best is a duplicate to memorial # 144685101

Thanks
Added by tsmart on Apr 07, 2015 12:02 PM
Lisa Barber
RE: Conrad Woodie
You're welcome. Happy that I could help out.
Added by Lisa Barber on Apr 07, 2015 9:35 AM
bt orr
RE: Junie Eller
My Mother was an Eller. Junie is her Father.
The other lines come in on her Mothers side.
Added by bt orr on Mar 29, 2015 7:49 PM
Lisa Barber
RE: Martha Elizabeth Cardwell Summerow
You're welcome. I'm so glad I could help.
Added by Lisa Barber on Mar 28, 2015 3:45 PM
Dorothy Hinkey
Jane Dillard Spears
The memorial you have made for Jane Dillard Spears needs to be removed. Odom Spears' 2nd wife was not a Dillard, and she is not buried in that cemetery.
The information you used for her memorial belonged to Jane Parsons, who was not a Dillard, and was not Odom's 2nd wife.
You changed the names of Odom Spears' parents, who were Samuel and Ruth Spears of Tennessee, to Nancy Speer and Valentine Cook, and you changed their little boy's name from Adam to Odum.
You arbitrarily changed Nancy Jane Spears' name to Nancy Ann spears.
The information in your posts is not correct, and is not reliable.
Added by Dorothy Hinkey on Mar 24, 2015 6:53 AM
joan
EUNICE ASHLEY
Barbara, thanks for the info on Eunice Ashley. I have added it to her memorial. Thanks again and have a great evening. Joan
Added by joan on Mar 22, 2015 3:18 PM
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