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Carolyn Bonds (#47071768)
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Bio Photo One of my favorite quotes is by Edmund Burke. "People will not look forward to posterity who never look backward to their ancestors."

I am the daughter of the late Clarence Tatman and Evelyn Lawrence Martin. My husband Billy Don Bonds and I currently live in Farmington, Kentucky in Graves County. We have three sons, two daughters, six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Though I am currently off due to health problems, I have taught at Calloway County High School in Murray, Kentucky for fifteen years. I am a Christian who is amazed by the most creative mind of all: God's. I love creativity, so I love all forms of art; my interest include reading, gardening, photography, scrapbooking, and crafts.

I love anything related to the people, places, and culture of to Between the Rivers in Western Kentucky. That was where I was primarily reared and the home of my heart as well as my eventual final resting place. My children and grandchildren have grown up with that heritage and now my great-grandchildren will grow up visiting the area known as Land Between the Lakes where I will continue to point out former schools, churches, businesses, communities, and home sites.

My genealogy interest are as follows: Martin, Nall, Potts, Robinett, Sigler, Holeman, Lawrence, Pinnegar, Ray, Hudson, Barnes, Thomas, Lady, Vied, Bunch, Hill, Hooper, Wohner/Warner, Cheatham, Smothers, Bonds, Johnson, Thomasson, Bell, Lamb
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William LeRoy Moss
William LeRoy Moss 9091559

Hello can you tell me if William Moss ever lived in Minnesota? possibly International Falls? do you know about when he was born?
Added by InMemory on Oct 25, 2014 2:58 PM
Patricia mallory
RE: Southerns
I do not know the one Southern in the Lyon County Paradise. Patricia
Added by Patricia mallory on Oct 08, 2012 12:35 AM
Patricia mallory
RE: Southerns
I know all the Southerns in Paradise Cemetery in Livingston County.

William Jackson Southern was my great grandfather
Laura R Southern was the second wife of William
Alta Southern was a daughter

Rudell was a son, Ollie was his 1st wife
R.O. was his son
Thomas was son by 2nd wife
Flora Southern Driskill My grandmother.Wife of Avery.

Patricia Driskill Mallory
Added by Patricia mallory on Oct 08, 2012 12:31 AM
gene hunter
William Jefferson Pinnegar
I am told that Wm. J. died 1920 in either Perry
or Dickson Co. in Tn. Can you find this, it would be wonderful if you can! Thank you in advance.


Added by gene hunter on Oct 07, 2012 12:42 PM
rhonda guess
update on cemetery info
Hi I'm the Granddaughter of Arvella Forsythe, There is some info missing from her records that may be helpful to update her page . Arvella was Born May 28 1927 ,and passed on July 26 2009 this info was unknown . I tried to update page but I couldn't. Thanks Rhonda Guess
Added by rhonda guess on Feb 16, 2012 1:07 PM
Patricia mallory
something in common
I also live in Graves County in the Sedalia area
I was born and raised in Livingston County, I have family ties in the Iuka area, my families are Day's Helton, Potter, Sanders, Ringstaff, Henson, Driskill. and Southern if you come accross any info or pictures of these names all would be appreciated
Thank you...Patricia Mallory
Added by Patricia mallory on Nov 18, 2011 7:54 AM
Charles Lay
RE: Dixon Cemetery
Thanks for the info. Any memorials I have posted that you want, let me know........
Added by Charles Lay on Aug 27, 2011 3:39 PM
Rhonda Payne Richardson
RE: Bobbie Payne in Lady Cemetery
Thank you I have change this. I do appreciate the info.
Added by Rhonda Payne Richardson on Jan 08, 2011 11:08 AM
Lawrence Tree
Sounds like you were 'rather excited' about the information :)
Since we're having the Rager reunion this weekend, I've not had an opportunity to do much but get ready for family that's coming in.
I will take a look and also add your information to my tree too :)
Have a great evening!
Added by Shari on Aug 05, 2010 8:49 PM
Thank you for the nice compliment, it has always been my goal, after being injured, to get as much information out there (and accurate) as I can and free of charge. Genealogy doesn't always work 9-5, and there were days that I couldn't go to the library do to my injury. My other goal is to help as many as I can with a hobby that I dearly love! I dearly love photos, especially old ones, and jokingly tell people that they can pay me back by posting photos, which you have already done! I love it!

I have added the information you sent to the memorial page. When I added her to the cemetery as I was working with some surnames within this cemetery as well as knew the surname from 10 years of transcribing newspaper clippings to the mailing list - INMONROE. I have some Vanzandts within my line however, I don't remember this one being one of them so I will transfer her to you for safe keeping.
Added by genealogyfever on Aug 02, 2010 8:16 PM
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