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|I began searching out my roots about a year ago and using Find A Grave helped me to connect the dots. I recently was blessed with a little road trip to Chesterfield, Rock Hill, and Fort Mill, SC to pay my respects to the people that made my being here possible. I searched with what time I had available for any more information with little success, but I gave my teenager the roots that I yearn for. I am eager to assist those that need photos of gravesites in my area in "connecting the dots" of their heratige.|
My family names, in case anyone has info, are Fincher, Hartsell, Crawford, Champion, Morrison to list a few.
Other zip codes nearby that I can photograph include 30025 and 30016.
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|Frances Rogers||Hattie Florence Pearson|
Gee, I'm sorry, but I was able to find very little information about Florence. I've done a lot of looking on Ancestry.com and found her in a few censuses. Evidently she was widowed quite young and raised her children by working in a cotton mill as a spooler. THE HERITAGE OF MACON COUNTY, NC has only her name and that she married a Pearson. If I discover anything else at all, I'll let you know. We are distant cousins through both the Welches and Shepherds, so "Hello, Cousin"!
|Janie Light||RE: Mcintosh|
I don't have any of them in my Database. Did they come over in 1736 with the rest of the McIntosh clan?
|Janie Light||RE: Mcintosh|
Not that I know of. My McIntosh family came to American in 1736 from Inverness, Scotland to Georgia. They formed a town in Georgia called Darien (Little Inverness). My direct line ended up in Fayette County and Carroll County, GA.
Are you a McIntosh descendant?
I have in my files, that Margaret Ann "Martha" Patsy Patterson, b.1847, was daughter of Etheldred "Dred" Patterson (1815-1900) and Sarah "Sallie" Townsend (1818-1900). She was married to George Marshall Honea, b. 1846, in Jan 31, 1863.
Does this match your info? Do you know who Sarah Townsend's parents were?
|Rick and Kathy Wright||RE: Crawford|
As far as we know we are not related to any.
|rdsxfan||John William Crawford|
I did a search of the obituary index for The State and he is not listed there. I would contact the Fairfield County Library and see if they can pull an obituary for him in a local newspaper. Hopefully it will name surviving siblings so you can then use all those names and try to put him on a census with his parents. I tried to locate him on a 1900 census in Marion Co. Tenn where he and Fannie married but no luck. www.fairfield.lib.sc.us
Added by rdsxfan on Oct 03, 2013 4:47 AM
|rdsxfan||Green and Nancy Morrison|
I have added Nancy to Olympia Cemetery. I have run across it once or twice where an obit or a death certificate puts someone in Olympia and they are not listed in the book. I have added obituaries for both and linked them to their parents (except for George Honea).
Added by rdsxfan on Oct 01, 2013 7:11 AM
|rdsxfan||Green Smith Morrison|
The only other Morrison listed in the book is Helen Morrison but it has zeros given for her DOB and DOD. I haven't researched him yet. As he is your direct relative, would you like me to transfer him to you?
Added by rdsxfan on Sep 30, 2013 3:12 AM
|Anonymous||RE: Town Cemetery|
I'm sorry but I am not familiar with that area
|Karyn Buckner Garvin||Champion|
Hi, are you related to any Champions in North Carolina, more specifically the Rutherford, Polk, or Henderson Counties area, or York SC area? My 3rd great grandmother was a Champion and we are trying to pin down her family roots. Her name was Keziah Champion, who married James Drake. She lived 1818-1887.
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