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JAMES E.SNYDER (#47214013)
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Bio Photo Born - Caloric, Wyoming Co., Va.
HS - Narrows, Giles Co., Va.
College- VPI/BSME,Blacksburg, Va >>GO HOKIES !!
Profession: Engineer, Nuclear power, retired 6/1/10
Current residence - Huntersville, NC
Married, two sons, two grandsons
Hobbies: Genealogy, motorcycling (Honda Gold Wing)
Genealogy experience - Appr. 30 years
Major lines:
VEST-STINSON-BOGLE (western Va & southern WVa), JOHNSTON-CARR (Giles Co., Va.)
SNYDER-KING (WVa & Va)
CORNWELL - Chester Co., SC
CARR-Northern Mississippi
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Scott Hutchison
RE: FAG # 20350492 Major William Robinson
Look at grave photo and you will see part of an iron CSA cross.
Added by Scott Hutchison on Jan 17, 2015 9:24 AM
Tracy C.
Lucas family Eastside Cemetery
James,
I have searched for your Lucas requests in Pearisburg today and about 6 months ago. The only stone I can find is the one that is posted for Wiley. The stones in the immediate area of his are Johnston & Emmons. The area behind his has no markers. I searched the rest of the cemetery, as well. I have photos of the surrounding area where Wiley is buried. I can email you those if you would like.

Tracy
Added by Tracy C. on Jan 10, 2015 10:47 AM
Karl Hamlin
RE: FAG# 57300454
James
Thanks for the transfer, again.
The "b" in Hamlin didn't drop at a fixed point; some used it, others didn't; some flipped back and forth. Other spellings of the Hamlin name include: Hamblen, Hamblin, Hamblyn, Hameline, Hamelinn, Hamelyn, Hamlen, Hamline, Hamlyn and Hemblen.
I have never been to Giles County but sure have a lot of relatives in VA.
Best regards, Karl
Added by Karl Hamlin on Jan 08, 2015 5:50 PM
Sandy Mariano
Fletcher Family
James, I wanted to thank you for having the heart to take pictures of the grave site where my family is buried. It makes me so sad that these grave sites, have gone uncared for. If I lived closer I would do something about that.

Rowland Fletcher is buried here as well as a few of his family. Even though their graves, will be gone one day, they will always live in our hearts, and we will meet them.

Sandy
Added by Sandy Mariano on Jan 07, 2015 9:09 PM
WABASH
RE: BLANKENSHIP CEMETERY - MERCER, WVA
Sorry! I know nothing about how to do that.
Added by WABASH on Dec 23, 2014 5:46 AM
E.M. Smith
Vest infants - Simmons Cemetery, W.Va.
Joseph Thomas “Joe” Vest and wife Izola Furrow Vest had two babies – a newborn and a 15-month old -- die in November 1918.

Vest, Earl K (Memorial 59283713)
b. Aug. 4, 1916 d. Nov. 17, 1918

Vest, Mabel M. (Memorial 59283823)
b. Nov. 6, 1918 d. Nov. 30, 1918

Most of the family obits list Earl and Mabel among the siblings. I can’t find a birth or death record for either. But I’ve talked with a family member who confirmed that Earl and Mabel buried in the Simmons Cemetery are children from this Vest family.

Joseph: Find A Grave Memorial# 52979048
Izola: Find A Grave Memorial# 52978731
Added by E.M. Smith on Dec 20, 2014 10:42 AM
Ivan Waddell
Cora Pearl Cook Brown
Can you confirm that Cora Pearl Cook Brown memorial 46123634 is buried at Huntersville AR Presbyterian Church Cemetery? Death certificate says she is buried at Prosperity AR Presbyterian Church and there is memorial 53387677 for her at that church? Thanks for the help.
Added by Ivan Waddell on Dec 20, 2014 7:58 AM
bernice rudder
Charles Mumford Rudder
i see where you have put my Grandfathers brother and all of his children and wives on find a graves are you any kin to these people. if so let me know i know so little about Charles and his family because after the civil war he never came back to Halifax co where the rest of the family was.
Added by bernice rudder on Dec 16, 2014 10:30 AM
LForeman50
Micajah Sanders
Hi James,
Wanted to thank you for putting info on Micajah/Michagah Sanders/Saunders b. 1798 gravesite. I was wondering if you could remove Joseph Martin as one of his children. I believe Joseph may have been an employee. He is listed as a son in the household of Mary Martin in the 1850 Giles County, Virginia census. She was a neighbor of Micajah Sanders/Saunders family.
Thank-you,
LForeman50
His 4th G-Granddaughter
Added by LForeman50 on Dec 06, 2014 10:59 AM
Don Meggs
FAG #138758381
Please be advised that Martha E Thomas Edwards is not buried in the Edwards Family Cemetery. We are working on updating her records.

Thank You,
Don Meggs
Added by Don Meggs on Nov 24, 2014 2:22 PM
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