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Dixie Home Georgia (#47229581)
 member for 7 years, 6 months, 6 days
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Connie Clark
Chickamauga
Hi!! I am trying to help a cousin locate her gggrandfather who died at the battle of Chickamauga on Sept 19, 1863. Do you know if those who perished over those 3 days are all buried together? His name was James Abram Moore and he was from Suwanee, Georgia. She has been looking for a long time, we just discovered our connection on ancestry. I am more into find a grave now so I thought I would find someone from Georgia who may know the history. Thanks so much, Connie Clark (with some Georgia ancestors as well :)

Added by Connie Clark on Mar 30, 2014 12:53 PM

George Seitz
RE: Pvt Richard
Cindy,

You are very kind and eloquent. Your sincerity is appreciated. I saw where you looked at Levi Miller, another entry I made. Please look at Jefferson Shields in that same cemetery. He looks very much like Dick Poplar.

Thanks! - George

Added by George Seitz on Mar 22, 2014 12:33 PM

Eric Brantley
RE: Your Work
Thanks so much Cindy. I try to add as many as I can. I rolled my truck in the snow storm we had at the end of January so I have mostly been trying to find something else since. I have the rental until this Friday so hope I find something soon. Would rather be working on my findagrave stuff. HA!

Thanks Again!

Added by Eric Brantley on Feb 26, 2014 5:27 AM

TC
RE: Our Heritage
Thank you Dixie Home Georgia, and I would like to say the same to you.

It is reassuring to find, with today's "political correctness," some who think the individuals who fought for the Confederacy were not villians, but God-fearing people who deserve our utmost respect.

Added by TC on Feb 13, 2014 12:27 PM

Darrell Landrum
RE: Our Heritage
Thank you for the kind words Dixie Home.

Darrell Landrum
Lynchburg, Virginia

Added by Darrell Landrum on Dec 30, 2013 1:47 AM

John Nash
RE: Our Heritage
Cindy,

Thank you for the kind words. I really enjoy finding my Confederate kinfolk and creating any kind of memorial I can to honor them and their sacrifices. You keep up the good work too.

In Their Memory,
John

Added by John Nash on Oct 28, 2013 1:08 PM

Flo Merritt Young
Georgia Heritage
Thank you for being so kind, I do have an obsession for the veterans, all of them. All veterans sacrificed so much for us, remembering them is the least we can do. I'm still finding CSA soldiers in Randolph County Ga. that have no marker, sad. Thanks again.

Added by Flo Merritt Young on Oct 06, 2013 11:00 AM

Jon Holland
John W Killian
Thank you for stopping by to pay your respects at my 3X GGF's grave.

Added by Jon Holland on Sep 10, 2013 6:04 PM

Lynn Brooks Ellis
Benjamin Moore
I was happy to transfer him to you and am so pleased with the information you added! Keep up your good work!

Added by Lynn Brooks Ellis on Sep 10, 2013 5:56 AM

Johnny
RE: Lunsford
Hello Dixie Home Georgia,
Thank you for the kind words. Having family find the memorials makes this all worth while. Good luck on your search. God bless.

Johnny

Added by Johnny on Sep 05, 2013 6:59 PM

Davis E. McCollum
Dickerson Family
Are you attending the Dickerson Family Reunion in East Cobb County, GA this Saturday - 24th..?

Added by Davis E. McCollum on Aug 21, 2013 7:42 AM

Davis E. McCollum
RE: Our Historical Families
Oh my what a pleasure to hear from you so kindly... George Washington Dickerson was a founder of Marietta... please go see my OM (Old Marietta) website (https://www.facebook.com/pages/Old-Marietta-OM/177730505614791?sk=photos_albums) and thanks for taking the time send a note! God Bless!

Added by Davis E. McCollum on Jun 04, 2013 9:02 PM

Devas daughter
RE: Kopperl Cemetery
It was my please to add the picture of Thomas Brooks Willingham. No doubt the Willinghams were plentiful and a great asset to Texas.

Added by Devas daughter on May 22, 2013 7:33 AM

FCBrooks2
:)
Dixie,
Thank you for the kind words. If ever I may need assistance, I'm sure I can count on you. Have a great day! :)

Added by FCBrooks2 on Apr 22, 2013 12:09 PM

Hutch
CSA
Hey Cindy, I can't thank you enough for the kind words. Folks, like you, help make it all worthwhile. You have so much history in your family. I can only imagine the pride you feel. We all have to try and keep the memory of these brave men from fading. It's truly the very least we can do in exchange for what they did.

Added by Hutch on Mar 26, 2013 8:16 AM

Hummingbird Haven
Sanders Family
Thank you SO MUCH for your willingness to help me get the records corrected for some of the Sanders family. I really appreciate the work you do. If you have any information that you can share regarding them I would be grateful. Also, if there is ever any way I can be of assistance to you PLEASE just let me know.

Added by Hummingbird Haven on Mar 08, 2013 4:01 PM

Ron Walker
Americus E. Wallker
Thank you for posting the biographical info on A.E. Walker, who was my great grandfather's (George W. Walker) brother. Most of our family lives in Georgia, and I was surprised that A.E. Walker moved to Mississippi. I have been researching info about Elisha's 9 children and was wondering where you found your info about A.E.W.'s genealogy. G.W. Walker was a Civil War veteran who had 13 children and died in 1917. Any help you can provide will be appreciated

Added by Ron Walker on Mar 06, 2013 3:32 PM

Keith Giddeon
RE: William Powell
Hi Cindy,

The Powell Cemetery is surrounded by an iron fence and can only hold about 5-6 burials. To date, I am only sure of W.N. Powell's burial. I know that the cemetery is full, based upon my grandfather's stories. He knew who was there and in which order. However, there are no markers.
I believe W.N's second wife, Annie, may have been buried there, but haven't been able to find her obituary yet.
Feel free to create the Powell Cemetery, and to use any of my photos.

At Google Maps https://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&tab=wl

Type this in the search bar and you'll find the exact location of the cemetery:

33.855996,-82.635197


--Keith

Added by Keith Giddeon on Nov 27, 2012 7:12 PM

Anna McElroy
RE: Mt. Harmony
Thank you Cindy. My Husband Eugene's mother Sarah Donehoo Hendrix was the sister of Iva Belle Donehoo Souter.Joe Sr and Alvin Souter painted Eugene's jeep.Eugene said they did a beautiful job. On 1940 census April 1st Joe was a little over a month old. Joe Sr was a painter. Our daughter Patti was D J at WGTO Radio in Winter Haven, Fl and Centell T V. Joe took her to Lowery Music Group in 1984. He gave Patti and I a tape and an autograph. Patti always played Joe's songs. Thank you for caring and posting such a nice memorial on Joe. Anna

Added by Anna McElroy on Sep 13, 2012 5:52 PM

Anna McElroy
RE: Joe South
Happy to post the pictures. Joe South and The Believers were given to us from Joe's Grandmother Iva Belle Donehoo Souter. I have a picture of Joe's parents taken when our Daughter Patti and I went to their house I think in 84. Sincerely, Anna

Added by Anna McElroy on Sep 13, 2012 2:18 PM

George Seitz
Compliments from Virginia
Cindy,

Thank you so much for your kindness. This site is so useful. I hope the enjoyment I derive is evident in my contribution. To have others appreciate that is a thing I never expected. Thank you again, I'm humbled. Keep up your wonderful work.

George

Added by George Seitz on Jul 30, 2012 6:34 AM

CoastGuardMedic
Greetings!!
Hi, Dixie. Thanks for stopping by to say hello. It's always nice to hear from fellow Georgians. God bless you and yours. :)

Added by CoastGuardMedic on Jul 28, 2012 10:36 PM

Sandy Lyle
Message from your son
Hi Dixie,
Your son gave me your sweet note. Thanks so much for the kind words. I really appreciate it. He told me how much you love genealogy and I can see that from your work. I'm hooked on it too! Maybe we will meet one day. Keep in touch. I saved you as a friend on Find A Grave so I can find you again. Sandy Lyle Rakestraw

Added by Sandy Lyle on Jul 24, 2012 10:49 AM

Jean Ferguson
Alban Willingham,my gr-gr grandfather
WHAT AN AMAZING amount of work you have done! Thank you.
In my Willingham research, I have hit a brick wall four generations removed from my generation.
Gr-gr grandfather Alban Willingham(b.1835,d.1878) married Eliz. Pauline Sewell(b.1842, d. 1928), and they were buried in Lime Branch Cemetery, Cedartown...I have not been able to find Alban's father's name, nor his wife's name.............NOR any information pertaining to either of them.
Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Jean Ferguson

Added by Jean Ferguson on Jul 22, 2012 12:13 PM

Dixon In Dixie
Confederates
Love your cemetery lists, I have several CS memorials also. God Bless our boys in gray and their service to the South.

Added by Dixon In Dixie on May 02, 2012 1:26 PM

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