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Jim L Wilson (#46967122)
 member for 9 years, 2 months, 16 days
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LMB
RE: Nathan Lee Memorial
I documented the cemetery, in other words I spent many days walking and taking pictures of each stone and loading it to Find A Grave.

Added by LMB on Jun 30, 2014 6:12 AM

LMB
RE: Nathan Lee Memorial
Sorry I have no history for them.

Added by LMB on Jun 29, 2014 4:38 PM

Mike B.
RE: Pvt William Blackburn's Grave
I also found when I google the 19th Georgia infantry. You will see 19th Georgia Battle of Olustee the have the roster of all the company's Company I they have Blackburn wounded at Mechanicsville June 26 and died July 2nd. Hope this helps you out. Thank you for the information and help.

Added by Mike B. on May 18, 2014 8:11 PM

Mike B.
RE: Pvt William Blackburn's Grave
I put up the letter the lawyer sent for his fathers claims for money owed to his son. It says he was wounded June 26, 1862 and died from his wounds July 2, 1862. The pay master also stated that he was wounded June 26 and died July 2, 1862. More than likely he was sent to a hospital in Richmond or home where he died. His records are not complete. If you like you can copy the letter I have up on his memorial. If you like I can E Mail you the pay master's letter to. You are right about the dates of the other battles. But that date he was wounded puts him at Mechanicsville, Va.. I got the information from the book 1400 Days The Civil Day by Day by Chris Bishop, Ian Drury and Tony Gibbons and other books.

Added by Mike B. on May 18, 2014 7:52 PM

Mike B.
RE: Pvt William Blackburn's Grave
June 26, 1862 when he was wounded the battle of Mechanicsville took place.

Added by Mike B. on May 18, 2014 5:52 PM

Mike B.
RE: Pvt William Blackburn's Grave
Thank you Jim. It's the same guy. Last name spelled Blackburne or Blackburn. His military records have it Blackburne. My list has him without the E. Any Information you have about him I would like to have. Thank You very much.

Added by Mike B. on May 18, 2014 5:11 PM

Jerry Montgomery
POLLY THOMPSON
Jim,
My name is Jerry Montgomery. I am a great-great-great granddaughter of Polly Thompson. I read the bio information on James Montgomery. You said you had two family letter detailing her death. Would you mind sharing those with me? My e-mail is jerrylynn@wildblue.net.

Added by Jerry Montgomery on Mar 30, 2014 7:19 PM

Eric Anderson
RE: Rosalia Cemetery
By the way, in the USGS dataset the Rosalia Cemetery is listed both in Spokane and Whitman counties, so it must straddle the border. http://tinyurl.com/l4zxas3

Added by Eric Anderson on Dec 04, 2013 2:16 PM

Eric Anderson
RE: Rosalia Cemetery
Using my USGS search app, I found a "Rosalia Cemetery" in the USGS dataset. Here's the link: http://ezgeo.net/searchGNIS?gnis_id=1510483 . I don't think it's in the Find A Grave data. You can do more searching at http://ezgeo.net/shasta .

Added by Eric Anderson on Dec 04, 2013 2:14 PM

Eric Anderson
RE: Rosalia Cemetery
The only cemetery that I'm familiar with there is the IOOF cemetery. http://tinyurl.com/mdmpmko . There don't seem to be any Springers in it, though it's very possible that the record has simply not been entered into Find A Grave. There's also a "Riggs Cemetery" according to Find A Grave, but likewise no Springers. http://tinyurl.com/lft2eap . Ditto for the Holy "Rosary Cemetery" http://tinyurl.com/ka37xvd . Someone would have to go to these cemeteries and look for the marker for you. I'm not sure if you're allowed to enter photo requests here without being certain of the cemetery, but maybe.

Added by Eric Anderson on Dec 04, 2013 12:38 PM

fred rose
RE: Jane Morrison
My wife is, John Pink is her grandfather, Jane is John Pink's Mother.

Added by fred rose on Nov 06, 2013 3:39 PM

Laura J. Stewart
William Settle photos
You are more than welcome. Please give credit to Martha and Daine Harrison for the photos (they are my relation). They had an older photo of his stone in their files before the stone was broken. You can add a link to his Find A Grave memorial.. Just a coincidence, I have been working on his son Felix tonight... just can't find where he is buried. Most of the family trees on ancestry have the wrong death date of 1871. That comes from DAR/SAR applications. His obituary is 1874... I have memorials for most of the children, but would really like to link them all instead of hyperlinks...

Added by Laura J. Stewart on Aug 18, 2013 7:47 PM

KsCityKim
Artilla Hawkins
Have updated & transferred her. :)

Added by KsCityKim on Aug 04, 2013 7:22 PM

KsCityKim
RE: Memorials in Mt Hope Cem
Done. Let me know if you find any others you would like. Kim

Added by KsCityKim on Aug 01, 2013 10:27 PM

LostGeneration
RE: L Wilson, Memorial # 81646338
Hi Jim - thank you for your note. The information about his capture at Gettysburg and death at Fort Defiance is actually engraved on his headstone. Richard Jordan added two photos. On the close up, if you click it to enlarge it, you can see (barely) the script that was engraved. How sure are you that this is Lafayette? I would love to put his full name if you are confident this is actually him. Regards, Cheri

Added by LostGeneration on Jul 11, 2013 7:08 AM

gravefinder
Montgomery
Yes I am a relative. My e-mail is vljd60@gmail.com

I am related to the Alexanders, Maze, Rambo, Caldwell, Montgomery, Todd, Breshears, Looney, Galibreath, Stokes, and many more in Missouri, Tennessee, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Kansas.

I would like a copy of the letters please. My family tree in Ancestry.com is Danvers-Jolly

Thanks in advance.

Added by gravefinder on May 07, 2013 6:08 PM

gravefinder
James Montgomery
Could you post the letters you have about Polly Ann Montgomery you have mentioned in James Montgomery find a grave post.

Virginia Danvers

Added by gravefinder on May 07, 2013 2:42 PM

Homer Swain
RE: Kirkman/Hale Family
I can transfer management to you.
I need your find a grave #

Added by Homer Swain on Mar 20, 2013 7:27 AM

Jeff Bonnell
Springer
I put what I could find at White Co.on Springer site.The reading was done 1969 and that is what was found then but in 2008 the cemetery was restored. I went out and posted all I could find.

Added by Jeff Bonnell on Feb 06, 2013 12:40 PM

TOM BAY
RE: Elizabeth Bay
Jim, just saw your message. Or maybe I responded a long time ago. Yes, Elizabeth was daughter of Ben and wife of Thomas (1741-1826). If you need more info, contact me at tbay@columbus.rr.com.

Added by TOM BAY on Oct 17, 2012 11:21 AM

Judith Segale
RE: Photograph of Jere Okamoto's tombstone
Jim, you are most welcome - it was a lovely day to take photos. Beautiful state, Tennessee. I'm still looking for my GrGr Grandfather who was a medical doctor in the Civil War for the South, he lived on a plantation outside of Weldon, NC. I have no doubt his information will turn up soon !!! Enjoy . . Judith

Added by Judith Segale on Sep 16, 2012 2:20 PM

historylover4ever
RE: Allen and Lillian Springer Memorials
connected by the Hillhouse family

Added by historylover4ever on Sep 02, 2012 9:39 PM

Stephanie Lincecum
RE: Mary E Brown in Rose Hill
Mary and P. B. Brown are buried in the same lot in the Eglantine Square section of Rose Hill. I do not have any additional information on them, though.

Added by Stephanie Lincecum on Aug 20, 2012 6:21 PM

Tom Decker
RE: Fishback Family in Woodland Cemetery
The transfers are done, Jim. Let me know if you need any on-site research done.

Tom

Added by Tom Decker on Jul 06, 2012 7:48 PM

Darlene
Rebecca Fishback
Jim --
Thank you for the correction. Most of the memorials I created in Fairview Cemetery were from an online transcript of burials there, and I truly expected to have some messages regarding errors, etc. When I went back to Rebecca's memorial, I checked the Missouri death certificates, and discovered that the posted date of death was also incorrect -- it was the date she was buried.
Thanks, again.
Darlene

Added by Darlene on Jul 03, 2012 6:43 PM

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