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Sammy Harrison (#47366454)
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Bio Photo I had no concept of what genealogy was when I set out to disprove my great uncle's claim to be related to Sam Houston in a 1916 Hynds Family History. By the time I proved his claim, I was hooked. I have experienced goose bumps as I stood in the Courthouse as I held the first marriage book of Grayson County, Texas in which my great-great grandparents marriage was recorded. I shook the hand of the hall skeleton. I have walked the land and stood beside the graves of my ancestors and felt their presents. Researching my family has been the best thing I have done for myself. There is a sense of pride in knowing the life each of my ancestors lived. Had they not lived the life they lived, I would have not been born.
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Ben Pollard
RE: Ona B. Reed Find A Grave Memorial# 139226188
Accepted edits, if you want to upload her obit, feel free to.
Added by Ben Pollard on Feb 18, 2015 9:30 AM
Jerry Grisham
Miller Family
I would be happy to transfer the Miller memorials to you or someone who could link them and would make impovements to the memorials.
Added by Jerry Grisham on May 13, 2014 10:15 AM
June
William Hynds @ Pecan Grove Cemetery
Figured I would send him your way, since you are related.
Enjoy,
Thanks,
June
Added by June on Sep 13, 2013 3:40 PM
Susan
RE: Loyd
Yes of blue mountain and magazine arkansas
Added by Susan on Jul 06, 2013 6:58 PM
Susan
Loyd
My husband is also a descendant of the Loyds
Added by Susan on Jul 06, 2013 3:08 PM
Gone But Not Forgotten
picture for a relative
Will you please add your picture to a duplicate memorial for my relative? I have contacted both of the creators and do not know which will be deleted, but I don't want to lose the picture. The memorial with your picture is Ellen Hynds Vincent # 65525775 and the one without the picture is #92408404.
Thank you for your help, Jackie - Gone But Not Forgotten (#46915173)
Added by Gone But Not Forgotten on Jan 14, 2013 9:41 AM
Jennifer Witt Bolton
RE: Thank You
You are very welcome, like I said very glad to do it..
Added by Jennifer Witt Bolton on Dec 19, 2012 8:19 AM
Jennifer Witt Bolton
Virgie Leatherman
I have fulfilled your request of the photo for Virgie and Dewey Leatherman, Im glad to have done it.
Added by Jennifer Witt Bolton on Dec 17, 2012 6:08 PM
Linda
Thanks
Thank you for the transfer of my husbands great grandfather memorial.
Added by Linda on Feb 06, 2012 3:09 AM
Kim R
RE: Phillips Headstone
You are so very welcome! I'm glad I could help. My husband and I are trying to take pictures of every grave there & luckily the weather has cooperated.
Added by Kim R on Jan 24, 2012 9:54 AM
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