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Roger Teters (#47058329)
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Kathryn J McCloud
Jemima
Thank you for the deletion.

Added by Kathryn J McCloud on Jul 07, 2017 6:28 AM

Kathryn J McCloud
Jemima Dwyer/Jemima Duckett Haines
Good to know--thought I'd checked it out pretty carefully, including death certificate. Will double-check.

Added by Kathryn J McCloud on Jul 06, 2017 1:38 PM

Melody OC
RE: Reynolds
You are very welcome!

Added by Melody OC on Jun 18, 2017 8:19 PM

Dennis C. Olson
Andrew Walen
I noticed that you have a memorial for Andrew Walen at Cooperstown cemetery. He is at Glenfield with the photo of his stone that I added. I believe since it has to be the same person yours should be deleted.

Dennis Olson

Added by Dennis C. Olson on Jun 06, 2017 12:55 PM

Betty Glazier Whipple
RE: John Scalf
Hi No I'm not related to John Scalf. I came across his Obit. and I thought I would Send it to his site. I'm not asking for a transfer, Just trying to help fill in info.

Added by Betty Glazier Whipple on May 18, 2017 12:41 PM

Anna 823
Breta and Orvis Hembree
Thank you for the transfers and all the work you do posting the memorials.
Anna

Added by Anna 823 on May 07, 2017 5:45 PM

Mabel Phillips
RE: Annie Box
I do that when I can find the spouse or parents' memorial, only resorting to the other message when my attempt to find a memorial fails, alas.

Added by Mabel Phillips on May 03, 2017 1:34 PM

Pam
Burial Unknown
Hi Roger,
A gentle reminder. "Burial unknown" on find a grave, is supposed to only be used for 30 days or less while awaiting internment of a recent death, not as a placeholder for genealogy.

Many volunteers on find a grave document the plot locations so all genealogists benefit.

If you do find out where someone in your line is actually buried, and there IS another existing memorial from that location, proper etiquette is to remove your burial unknown. Ask for any edits you'd like on the memorial that was existing at the proper plot location. And, if course, you can then request a transfer if you need to manage a family members memorial. In that way, the grave site documenters are given credit for their work in locating the graves (hence the name, find-a-grave), and, your family connections are preserved in the transfer.


Added by Pam on Apr 07, 2017 2:18 PM

Olin E. Hartley
Mary Alice Headlee Livingston
Thanks so much for the transfer of Mary's memorial. It certainly wasn't necessary as she was a distant relative of mine but did want you to know that I really appreciate your kindness,

Best Regards,

Olin

Added by Olin E. Hartley on Feb 23, 2017 3:07 PM

Brenda McColister (Lee)
RE: Betty Street
Its ok, I just thought you would want to know she is ok, she is at a nursing home in Harrisonville Mo last I heard. I just know her throu marriage. Have a good day.

Added by Brenda McColister (Lee) on Feb 21, 2017 3:24 PM

Brenda McColister (Lee)
one of your names she is still alive
34882720 - Betty Street is still alive and kicking.. I added a picture of her and Joyce.

Added by Brenda McColister (Lee) on Feb 16, 2017 11:50 AM

familiesfound.com
RE: Francis Godfrey
Hi- Francis and his siblings are 3rd cousins to me. So they are distant relatives.
thanks
Gene

Added by familiesfound.com on Feb 13, 2017 6:54 PM

familiesfound.com
Francis Godfrey
Hi you have "combined" Francis Patton Godfrey and Rose Godfrey. Francis was born 1 Dec 1907 and died 7 Jan 1908. Rose was born 14 jul 1909 and died 28 Jul 1909. Rose was buried in Forest Home Cemetery. I can't find burial for Francis.
thanks
Gene

Added by familiesfound.com on Feb 12, 2017 7:42 PM

familiesfound.com
124341100
Charles C Moorhead

Social Security #:
557125895

Gender:
Male

Birth Date:
1 Mar 1876

Birth Place:
Missouri

Death Date:
9 Feb 1961

Death Place:
Los Angeles

Mother's Maiden Name:
Lotton

I am wondering if death location is wrong based on CA death index
thanks
Gene

Added by familiesfound.com on Feb 11, 2017 7:11 PM

rcrotwell
RE: Wm.& Eliz Meachem
your name is posted there as providing the info for this family.

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Elizabeth "Betsy" Meacham
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Birth: 
unknown
Virginia, USA
Death: 
Feb. 15, 1808
Chatham County
North Carolina, USA

b. abt. 1725 Va.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  William Meacham (1730 - 1808)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Meacham West (1758 - 1829)*
  Joseph Meacham (1761 - 1838)*
  John William Meacham (1766 - 1823)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
West Family Cemetery
Pittsboro
Chatham County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Roger Teters
Record added: Apr 06, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 127555992

Added by rcrotwell on Feb 03, 2017 2:48 PM

rcrotwell
Elizabeth & William Meacham - West Cemetery
Do you have documented proof these people are buried in West Family Cemery in Pittsboro, Chatham Co. NC? Who has seen these graves?

Added by rcrotwell on Feb 03, 2017 11:37 AM

Karen Gilliam
RE: story
Roger, I will send you an email within a couple of hours and share some more detailed info about Sarah. That way we can have more detailed conversation, if that is ok with you?

Added by Karen Gilliam on Jan 29, 2017 9:07 PM

Karen Gilliam
Lucinda Ward Mills
Roger,
This is the information that one of her Grandsons had posted on a blog about the location of her grave:

Lucinda was my grandmother, and John H. Mills my uncle. To get to John's grave you need to go to Tomahawk between Paintsville and Inez. Take the Rockhouse Road appx 2 miles and turn left at Horse Branch. Cemetery will be on the hill on the left. Lucinda is buried on up the road behind the Freewill Baptist church, up on the hill. Her grave, like many others, is not marked.

Cletis Mills
cletismills@att.net

Added by Karen Gilliam on Jan 29, 2017 8:32 PM

Karen Gilliam
RE: WARD
Hi Roger,
I will need to check with a cousin on cemetery location if she has it recorded for Lucinda Mills. There is a very interesting story about Lucinda, if you do a Google search for her and Tomahawk, KY

Added by Karen Gilliam on Jan 29, 2017 8:21 PM

Karen Gilliam
RE: Gilliam
Hi Roger,
Thank you for reaching out to me. I would love to know more about the grand daughter you are helping as she most likely is also related to me.
I am also on Facebook if that would be much easier for contact.

One of Sarah's son, Ira Stephen Gilliam is my great grandfather, my grandfather was Thomas Alderson Gilliam, the son of Ira and Matilda Welch Dale Gilliam.

Name Sarah Jane Skeen (gilliam) Ward
Birth Date 9 Mar 1839
Age at Death 77
Death Date 9 Sep 1916
Burial Place Wise, Wise County, Virginia, USA
She is said to be buried in the Gilliam cemetery in Wise County, VA
This link shows a map - https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=crMap&CRid=50354

Added by Karen Gilliam on Jan 29, 2017 7:16 PM

Twila
RE: Delma Mease
Thanks for the offer, Roger. Delma is a third cousin but I don't have any other information than you have. I prefer not to have Memorials transferred unless I can add something significant. In this instance, I really don't have anything to offer other than try to get all of the family linked together and I can do that without managing the Memorial.

Just appreciate the work you do. Thanks for the very quick response.
Twila

Added by Twila on Jan 25, 2017 9:20 PM

Debra Downing
Edith Igou
Sorry, I do not know what cemetery she is buried in. I have no death certificate.

Added by Debra Downing on Jan 15, 2017 1:33 PM

D. L. Lee
RE: Bilbro
Thank you so much for offering to share your information. That is extremely kind.

I am not related to this family, but I am always interested in locating and connecting family members. I originally ran across this family because of their ties to the Western Kentucky region. I hope our team effort will be beneficial to others in the future. Thank you for your help.

Also, I noticed that you had a few photo request in Myers Chapel Cemetery in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky. I have photographed there as I do have a few relatives buried in this cemetery. I think I posted photographs of all markers that I was able to locate. It is probable that these are unmarked graves, but please leave your request in the event that someone else has better luck finding them. I will double check my files to make sure that I posted everything.

D. L.

Added by D. L. Lee on Jan 06, 2017 5:30 PM

D. L. Lee
RE: bilbro
That placed the wives in order, but his third wife is still linked twice.

Added by D. L. Lee on Jan 06, 2017 12:30 AM

D. L. Lee
RE: Bilbro
Thanks for your help. Based on the information that you provided, I was able to find the death certificate of his second wife. I have created a memorial for her and linked it to his memorial. It is still a work in progress, but I will transfer it to your care when I conducted a little more research. I am not related to him, but got off on a tangent doing other research. Thanks again, D. L.

Added by D. L. Lee on Dec 29, 2016 4:54 PM

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