|Kathy Leach (#47251652)|
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"My feelings are in each family there is one who seems called to find the ancestors. To put flesh on their bones and make them live again, to tell the family story and to feel that somehow they know and approve.
To me, doing genealogy is not a cold gathering of facts but, instead, breathing life into all who have gone before."
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|Deb Vondrasek||RE: Thank you|
You are very welcome :) The Pleasant Hill Cemetery is located about 5 miles from my home.If you have any other family members you would like to be located in the cemetery just ask or if you know of any friends that have members there also, I would be glad to help find them also.I am glad I was of some help to you and your family :)
|Peggy Maeger||Alma Stewart|
You are right. I did get the wrong pic there. Sorry. I will post the correct picture as soon as I can get back to the cemetery.
|Keith Westman||RE: photo-Stiles Gunn|
Greenwood Cemetery originally said they had no record of Stiles Gunn so I checked on Genealogy Bank quickly and found the following obituary for him with wife, Elizabeth also. That updated info enabled Greenwood to find the gravesite for both. In case you don't have the obituary info I have copied it below.
Best regards, Keith Westman
GUNN, STILES E.: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice
U-T San Diego (CA) - Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Deceased Name: GUNN, STILES E.
July 29, 1924 toJanuary 26, 2012 GUNN, ELIZABETH A. July 23, 1925 to January 28, 2012 Stiles (Skeets) passed away on January 26, 2012 at the age of 87. He was born in Paris, Texas. He served in the Navy in World War II aboard the USS Carter Hall. He met Elizabeth in San Diego while stationed there. They were married 67 years and lived in the San Diego area until they moved to Temecula in 2002. Elizabeth (Betty) passed away on January 28, 2012 at the age of 86. She was born in Columbus, Ohio and moved with her family to San Diego when she was a teenager. Skeets retired from Western Electric after 32 years service. Skeets was a Mason and an Elk. Betty worked briefly at Western Union then became a home-maker. Skeets and Betty are survived by daughter Sheri Holt and son Gary Gunn, both of Temecula, five grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Skeets is also survived by sister, Chris Meade of Oklahoma City and Betty is survived by brother Ralph Cramer of La Mesa. A service for both will be held at Greenwood Memorial Park & Mortuary, 4300 Imperial Ave., San Diego, on Saturday, February 4, 2012, in the Garden Chapel. Viewing is at 10:00 a.m., with service at 12:00 p.m.
Edition: First Edition
Copyright 2012, U-T San Diego
|Keith Westman||RE: photo-Stiles Gunn|
My pleasure to be of help. Buried next to Stiles Gunn is his wife, Elizabeth A. Gunn. Her memorial wasn't connected to Stiles' but I didn't search to see if there is one already. If not, you can create one and I can then upload the picture I took of her plaque also so just let me know. Best regards, Keith
She was Linus' first wife. I found her buried next to him. If you are related to her as well, please let me know. Send me your member number and I'll transfer management. I couldn't find her actual birth date on Ancestry, but I did find her date of death.
Added by Joy on Oct 18, 2014 8:20 PM
|Claude Suddreth||RE: Mary Wilson Gardner # 92897711|
I don't really have anything I call super solid on John James Wilson (1785-1829). What I do have is basically pieces of family lore (not even my family) which I have accumulated. I have his father as a James Madison Wilson (1763-1829) who was a soldier of unknown rank, and who's father before him was also Captain James Madison Wilson (1734-1819) who I believe was in the revolutionary war. I do not know if his rank is an Army rank (O-3) or Naval Rank (O-6 - basically a full Colonel if in the Army). I don't really have any specifics other than this, including wives names and families. Again none of that is really super solid, so it would bear a bit of additional research before claiming it with certainty. Hope this helps.
|Kathy & Mike||Charlie Barrett|
Hi Kathy, Thank you for the heads-up about the duplicate memorials and also for the obituary for my great-granddaddy. I posted it immediately.
|Texas History Hunter||DeBlanc|
Hope you don't mind that I just transf. these memorials to you. Let me know if there are any others you would like to manage.
|Tim & Gail||RE: James Scroggins photo|
I went out this morning and retook the photo of the headstone. I hope its more readable.
|Kristina S||Clarence Farris|
I found his obit and also an article about his death (he died in a car crash). How would you like to me get them to you? They are in JPEG format.
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