Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Dinah Thweatt (#47190776)
 member for 5 years, 5 months, 18 days
[Add to MyFriends]
Bio and Links
Bio Photo Family surnames that interest me on my mother's side: EASTMAN, DOUGLASS and CUMMINGS from the New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Maine areas. One moved to Kansas. Also, from my mother's side, DURHAM, from Tennessee. From my mother's father's side, WILKERSON, from Illinois. A lot of the WILKERSONs moved to Indiana and that's where my mother's family lived.

Family surnames that interest me on my father's side: OAKES (from ??? - I have no idea), SIMPKINS and RICHARDSON from Georgia.

Of course, there are lots of other names associated with these. I'm trying to piece together more information about the Oakes and Simpkins names, for sure, because my father did not talk much about his childhood.

I'm not really sure why people list names here because I'm not looking for someone to search FOR me. But I'm adding it since it seems to be the tradition.

I have taken photos of headstones that are not in my family. If a memorial I have made is for someone in YOUR family, I will gladly transfer the memorial to you.
 Contact:
or
Leave Public Message
Contributions to
Find A Grave
 • 284 Memorials Added
 • 343 Memorials Managed
 • 1 Memorial/week
 • 290 Photos
 • 3 Photo Requests
 • 7 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 112 Virtual Flowers
 • 1 Virtual Cemetery
 • 7 Fame Ratings
 • 1 Friend
Search Contributor's Records

 
First NameLast Name

Virtual Cemeteries
Dinah's Virtual Cemetery
Find A Grave Friends
townsendburial
Messages left for Dinah Thweatt (48)[Leave Message]
Debra F. Wilmes
44829163
Let's try this again
Almeda Colby Eastman's stone reads 14 Dec 1864 - not 11 Dec 1861. You can read the 4s when you enlarge the picture.
Debbi
Added by Debra F. Wilmes on Jan 20, 2015 2:01 PM
Debra F. Wilmes
44829163
Gravestone from Almeda Colby reads 1864 - not 1861
When picture is enlarged you can see the 4.
Debbi
Added by Debra F. Wilmes on Jan 20, 2015 1:57 PM
Virginia Girl 98
Kenneth A Wensel
Hello,

Are you the requester for Kenneth's headstone?
Added by Virginia Girl 98 on Aug 12, 2014 2:38 PM
Howard Curran
Transfer
I didn't get right on this because I am on vacation and am not checking my messages every day. I have transferred Connie to you.
Added by Howard Curran on Jun 12, 2014 8:46 PM
Cherie Clark Burghardt
Roger Beever
Thanks for the info : )
Added by Cherie Clark Burghardt on Sep 16, 2012 9:01 PM
Cherie Clark Burghardt
Roger Beever
Hello,Roger Beever is my great uncle on my dads side .Thank you for adding his profile and picture of the stone .I would like to have the rights to his page as I,m trying to link up all of the relatives.I would appreciate it thank you .
Added by Cherie Clark Burghardt on Sep 16, 2012 2:33 PM
Gregg Freese
thanks
Thanks for the transfer despite the distant relation!
Added by Gregg Freese on Aug 05, 2012 8:54 PM
Gregg Freese
RE: Minnie Valentine Frasurr
Minnie was my 4th cousin once removed. So related, but not closely.
Added by Gregg Freese on Aug 05, 2012 5:22 AM
Marjorie Oakes Bergquist
RE: another Oakes name
I wonder if he is connected to the Tacoma Oakes which I understand there were quite a few. I am not related to the ones in Tacoma either.
Margie
Added by Marjorie Oakes Bergquist on Jun 03, 2012 9:15 PM
Marjorie Oakes Bergquist
RE: another Oakes name
Hi Dinah: I checked my data base and I have no one named Arthur Clifford Oakes. My father's family was from Virginia. I did not realize there was another Oakes Family in Seattle. I was born and raised there. Sorry I couldn't help.
Margie
Added by Marjorie Oakes Bergquist on Jun 03, 2012 12:13 PM
[View all messages...]
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service