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Robin (#47108896)
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Bio Photo Hello! Cemeteries have been a favorite haunt for as long as I can remember! I grew up in one of the only towns where the cemetery of our founding fathers is on the main street of the downtown! So as a kid, I'd explore the cemetery whenever we were running errands. And it's stuck with me ever since!!

I have a BA in History from the University of Hawaii and an MA in Historical Administration from Eastern Illinois University.

Currently, I am the Executive Director of a historic cemetery in Raleigh, NC!
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 • 2 Memorials Added
 • 2 Memorials Managed
 • 26 Photos
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Rob
RE: Col Edward Graham Haywood
Would you like me to pass his memorial on to you for management? I am working on trying to locate all of the Confederate Colonels, Generals, Statesmen graves for a book showing each grave.
Added by Rob on Jul 21, 2014 5:21 PM
Rob
RE: Col Edward Graham Haywood
I got the information from a book Called Confederate Colonels by Bruce Allardice yes it would be very nice to locate the grave. I am working on trying to locate all of the confederate Generals, Statesmen and Colonel graves in hopes of writing a book featuring pictures of the graves I have been to several cemeteries throughout the Southeast.
Added by Rob on Jul 09, 2014 8:34 AM
Jon Reeves
Franklin Prikryl neigbors
I haven't been out there yet, but according to FL's records, his neighbors are: Nellie May Kemp and Maude Clementine Wood. Hope that helps. If you still want pics of them, I suggest requesting the photos. I know I rarely look at the notes, and it's sheer chance I saw yours; I'm guessing the same is true for many photo volunteers. On the other hand, just having the names might be all you need...
Added by Jon Reeves on May 17, 2014 10:48 PM
Jay Gress
PFC Sam H Dickson (Manila Cemetery)
Dear Robin,

I posted some recent photos that I took onto PFC Sam H Dickson's page at Find A Grave. Also, my kids and I took an impression of the grave etchings on paper. If you would like it, just send along a mailing address and we'll get it in the mail to you. Best regards from Manila,

-Jay Gress
Added by Jay Gress on Mar 15, 2014 10:57 PM
E. East Brown
RE: Nichols Cemetery
Hi Robin! A 3 month old is a full time job! I don't know how you have time to take any pictures, much less go looking for cemeteries!! I can wait, when you get time, whatever you have will be great.....more than I have now. Let me know where it was so I can change the directions on the cemetery page. When you get a chance. Thank you so much for getting the pictures that you did get.
Happy Mother's Day!!
Added by E. East Brown on May 09, 2010 4:11 PM
E. East Brown
RE: Nichols Cemetery
He found it?!! That is wonderful!! I want to thank you soooo much for going above and beyond.....where did he find it? I can't wait to see the pics. Thank you very much! :))
Added by E. East Brown on Apr 28, 2010 7:45 PM
E. East Brown
RE: Nichols Cemetery
Hi Robin, What did you and your dad find out this last weekend?
I had my mother talk to her only living sister-in-law in Durham and she thinks that this is possibly the location:

222 Robbins Road, Oak Grove Township, directly behind the Robbins Road Christian Church.
Added by E. East Brown on Apr 28, 2010 2:05 AM
E. East Brown
RE: Nichols Cemetery
Absolutely you can keep any that have expired. Have you had any luck? I haven't looked yet, but will. I'm sorry you couldn't find the cemetery....I knew it was overgrown and abandoned, but thought you wouldn't have any trouble finding it. Little do I know. I hope your dad can help out and I sure am sorry that you are having trouble with it. Here is another site that has some information....but I think it's the same as Find A Grave. http://cemeterycensus.com/nc/durh/cem184.htm
Thank you for all of your help and again, I'm sorry for all the trouble.
:))
Added by E. East Brown on Apr 21, 2010 3:48 PM
E. East Brown
RE: Nichols Cemetery
I certainly do wish you LUCK! Hope you can find it and it's not too overgrown.
Thank you Thank you Thank you!!
Added by E. East Brown on Apr 15, 2010 3:50 PM
E. East Brown
hello again
Robin, I just checked out your blog. Wonderful!! I will be following it from now on...love it!
My mother's family is from Raliegh/Durham and father's family from Virginia/West Virginia.
Added by E. East Brown on Apr 15, 2010 11:15 AM
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