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Gail McKinzie Clark (#47751171)
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I have worked on my Family Genealogy for about 25 years and have been to many many cemeteries through the years. My Mother and I put out flowers on many graves and liked to remember those that had "gone to Glory". Now that she is gone, I've taken it upon myself to follow in her footsteps by keeping the memories of our loved ones alive. I grew up in Tyler, TX and now live in Rockwall, TX. I will try to start taking pictures of the graves that I go to and add to this site.
I am not at all interested in numbers or seeing if I can get more graves than someone else - that is ridiculous! How could anyone do this to be competitive?
I am really only interested in my relatives, friends, and classmates, and their family connections - not just to reach a high number of graves.
If I make a suggestion or ask for a transfer it is someone I am connected to or related to and want to add information or correct information. I will do the same for you. Thank you for your help.

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Wanetta Kaye Townsend
RE: McKinzie ancestors
Hi Gail,
I can trace my mckinzie relations to my GGGrandfather. Charles, who came to Texas land grants in what was Bell county. Settled comanche county. Too much to type. My contact is 214 789 5154 or/and ktownsend47@yahoo.com.
looking forward....digging back
Kaye
Added by Wanetta Kaye Townsend on May 19, 2015 7:29 AM
Sarah Hoover
RE: Donald Allen
Thank you Gail.
Added by Sarah Hoover on Apr 28, 2015 9:10 AM
Sarah Hoover
The Dr. Eugene M. Allen family
Thank you Gail for all the work you have done on my family's cemetery markers information.
I will find the time soon to finish them.
Sarah Hoover
Added by Sarah Hoover on Apr 28, 2015 9:09 AM
DANIEL H. WILLIAMS
Rodercik "Roger" McKinzie-McKenzie
Hello Gail McKinzie Clark,
I have found your posting of Roderick McKenzie B.1761 D. 1835, Sevier Co. Tn.
My story of how I found this is very long, I will make it as bfief as possible.
My ggg grandfather is this Roderick McKenzie.
I now live in Sevierville, Tn.
It seems I just fell into this information you have posted .
The Cemetery listings for Fork of the Little Pigeon River Baptist Church. Doesn't have Roderick McKenzie as being buried there.
That doesn't mean he's not buried in it.
The Church First Baptist Church of Sevierville now covers a few acres.
I have talked to the gentleman who has written two books my wife has about the cemetery.
Also my son in law's brother is head of maintenance came over tonight and I gave him a copy of your posting.
He is going to research it and see if he can find any records of Roderick being buried there.

Find A Grave list 32 burials of 4 unknowns, perhaps one of these could be Roderick.
My question is where did the information about Roderick came from.
If I can find his Grave I would like to post this information on it.

I have a Pedigree for Roderick McKenzie, perhaps your line may be in there, will share this if you like?

Daniel "Happy" Williams
Added by DANIEL H. WILLIAMS on Mar 24, 2015 8:19 PM
anita mckenzie
McKenzie history
I think this is fascinating.
Added by anita mckenzie on Mar 11, 2015 8:04 PM
becky bushnell
RE: Polly Lewis - #141830229
Thank you but i am no relation.
Added by becky bushnell on Jan 29, 2015 5:21 AM
EmilyAnn Frances May
RE: Janis Joplin
Not by blood but as a teen I felt like she was a soul sister whenever I listened to "Down on Me". I was happy to see not just fans posting today. That's why I sent you the message. Thanks for replying!
Added by EmilyAnn Frances May on Jan 19, 2015 4:31 PM
EmilyAnn Frances May
Janis
Just to say I was happy to see a relative posting tokens and prayers for Janis today. God bless.
Added by EmilyAnn Frances May on Jan 19, 2015 12:10 PM
Lee Hale
Taming Texas
Gail, You suggested that I get "Taming Texas". I did and it is very interesting. I was raised in Crockett and didn't know that all those things went on in Houston County. Thanks

Lee Hale
Added by Lee Hale on Jan 16, 2015 3:57 PM
Nancy Franklin-Walling Bundrick
RE: Daniel Murchison # # 21154498
Don't know of relation of the two. Could very well have been they were just one county apart, but am not kin so do not have the family info.
Nancy Bundrick
Added by Nancy Franklin-Walling Bu... on Dec 15, 2014 10:13 AM
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