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Doug Henderson (#47804922)
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Bio Photo A seed of interest in genealogy was planted by my mother's eldest brother, Joel Pinkney McConnell. Uncle JP was one of those people who always carried a good story around in his back pocket. But his love for weaving colorful tales was matched, if not exceeded, by a love of family history.
Uncle JP studied the McConnells for many years. And his research culminated in a self-published book entitled "The McConnell Families of Davidson's Creek Settlement, Iredell County, North Carolina 1748 - 1982". He signed a copy of his book and presented it to me on December 26, 1983.
So that seed of interest has been germinating for quite some time.
On a whim, I visited the ancestry.com website on February 28, 2012. I plugged in a couple of names and was amazed at the information on the screen. And so it began.
My family includes Hendersons, Honeycutts, McConnells and Sigmons.
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Susan I. Grills
Memorial #126743024
You photographed the grave of John T. McCraven. Could you add that photo to the grave of his wife who is linked to him?
Added by Susan I. Grills on Oct 13, 2015 6:47 PM
Holly Bonorden Jentsch
Re: Sam Houston in Oak Hill
The dates were incorrect, the death date was for someone else buried elsewhere. I sent in edits when I uploaded the picture and found the death certificate.
Added by Holly Bonorden Jentsch on Oct 11, 2014 3:15 PM
Lanie
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Hi - Would you mind adding the picture that you took of the grave of John McCraven Find A Grave Memorial# 126743024 to the memorial that I created for his wife Bertha Find A Grave Memorial# 131233733 as they share a grave marker. Thanks for your help!
Added by Lanie on Jun 11, 2014 5:10 PM
Connie G
Kerns in Laruel Hill Cemetery
Doug,
I fulfilled your photo requests for Herbert & Natalie Kerns and I added their son, Rev. Paul, who was also listed on the monument. I'd be happy to transfer his memorial to you if you'd like. Just let me know.

I have a bit of an odd question for you, though. My dad used to talk about a man he knew from many years ago in Saco he called "Pop Kerns". I never knew his first name and I was wondering if he was one of your Kerns folk (perhaps Herbert?). I have an old photo of 'Pop' and would be happy to add it to a memorial or send it along if he is someone you know.

Best regards,
~Connie G.
Added by Connie G on May 04, 2014 10:51 AM
C. Fairchild
RE: John Joseph Darlington
You are very welcome.
Added by C. Fairchild on Mar 11, 2014 6:25 AM
Emily
Robert Lee Grice
Hi Doug,

Thank you for the additional info for Robert Lee Grice. It is very much appreciated to get the complete name. Middle name has been added per your request.

Regards,
Emily
Added by Emily on Sep 22, 2013 5:44 PM
Brady Kerr
Gabriel links
Doug, I made all the links per your request.

Regards,
Brady Wooten Kerr
Added by Brady Kerr on Aug 07, 2013 5:43 AM
Linda Neely
J W Kearns pic
I easily found the grave. Notice surname spelling. Am assuming couple buried beside JW are his parents, no other burial with same surname nearby.
Added by Linda Neely on Jul 11, 2013 10:32 AM
LoRetta Hughes
Laura E. Burkhead
Prospect Presbyterian Church
Thank You for nice photo of Laura's headstone.
Good Job.
Added by LoRetta Hughes on Jan 15, 2013 9:20 PM
LoRetta Hughes
Charles W. Burkhead
Prospect Presbyterian Church
Tank You for the very nice photo of his headstone.
Added by LoRetta Hughes on Jan 15, 2013 9:05 PM
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