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Lora Peppers (#46565786)
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Bio Photo Genealogy Librarian by profession. It is a goal of mine to have a Findagrave site for each of my relatives. I'm hooked! I've loved cemeteries since I was a child and lead tours each year of our city cemetery. If there is any information you would like to add to any of the memorials I have done, just let me know! I want the memorials to be as complete as possible, so the more information, the better the memorial! Each one I put up is a person who lived, breathed and died. I want to honor their existance. If the memorial is within Findagrave transfer guidelines, I would be happy to transfer. I am currently documenting the burials of Pine Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in LaSalle Parish, LA. All of those Smith and Edwards people are my family!
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Emma Vaughn Goza
Do you happen to have copies of the obits for Emma and her husband Thomas E. Goza? Would love to know who was mentioned without going to trouble of ordering copies. :)

Ruth Vaughan Denson
Added by RVD on Apr 17, 2017 6:02 PM
#115570512 nd #101556153
Hello Lora,
Thank you for creating memorial pages for my relatives. I have been doing extensive research on my family and I humbly ask would you transfer my grandfather and grt-grandmother to me? I would truly appreciate it.
Martha W. Fuller Breithaupt #115570512
Lea Joseph Breithaupt #101556153

I am related to all of the Breithaupts in the US either directly by bloodline or as a cousin. You mentioned the book "The Breithaupts of Louisiana" in one of your descriptions. I had the honor of a visit from Virgina Breithaupt McClellan to my home. She was a lovely person.

Thank you for considering the transfer. Sincerely, Claire
Added by CMB on Jan 02, 2017 12:36 PM
Yes, she was. I knew her for about 8 years--just through various music fan clubs we belonged to. We sort of lost touch the past couple of years and I was devastated to learn that she had passed. Thank you for making the memorial.
Added by JenX on Dec 31, 2016 7:24 PM
Steve Howe
Sally Jefferson May
You wrote me with some information on her. I updated the memorial, but did not remember if I responded to let you know. Thanks for all that you do!
Added by Steve Howe on Dec 28, 2016 11:14 AM
Hamilton L. Bailey #160077536
Hi Lora---I am so happy to see edits that link together families. Good work. I can see that you are spending much time documenting your family tree and doing such a good job. If you are interested, you can request an obit for H.L. Bailey from the Corpus Christi Public Library (no charge). They will email the copy to you. Look up CCPL, then go to Local History, then the obit index. I would do this for you, but they only allow two per month and I have used up my requests for Sept. Bye for now, Peggy
Added by pz on Sep 09, 2016 5:33 PM
gene hunter
obit of Della Cavanah-94467863
I think you are correct in your assumption that this is Mrs. Cavanah gravesite. I found a reference to her in the 27 Jul 1950 Princeton Leader (KY) under the byline: News Happenings at Eddy Creek--Mr. Hoy Sisk, Travis Sisk, Mrs. Clarence Sisk and Mr. and Mrs. Chester Sisk attended the funeral of Mrs. Della Cavanah of Monroe, La. Mrs. Cavanah was the sister of Mr. Clarence Sisk of Princeton.
Added by gene hunter on Sep 03, 2016 1:29 PM
The family of Mattie Thompson Lewis
Lora, I believe that Martha Thompson married to Hezekiah Thompson and moved to Union County, Arkansas from Wilcox County Alabama if Mattie's mother. I have been emailing a member of the family of Martha and Hezekiah and we have been looking for the children of Mattie's brother, James E. Thompson and Sarah Ann Arnold.

I do have information of the maiden name of Martha and that is how I found this family in Arkansas. Please get back with me if you have information on the James. E. Thompson family.

We are actually looking for Fannie Emily Thompson Jinks. We can not find her in any census until she is grown.

Thanks for any help you can give.

Philis Knox
Added by Knox on Aug 27, 2016 5:18 PM
#115570512 Martha Fuller Brethaupt
Hello Lora,
Thank you for making a memorial page for my Great-Grandmother. I have been doing a lot of work on this family line of mine. I added a copy of her obituary that I found recently. I also have an old family Bible that belonged to her son Lea's mother-in-law and then passed to his wife Mollie, to my Dad, to me. It lists "Mrs. M. W. Breithaupt died March 12, 1906". This is the same date of her death in the obit. If you could change the date you have listed to match this date I would be grateful. I read your description of her situation as a child. I cannot answer if she was related to the family she was with in 1850, but I have found the record that she was basically an orphan, a ward of the state of Louisiana until 1858. Sad. Thanks again for making her page. Sincerely, Claire Breithaupt-Bennett
Added by CMB on Jul 27, 2016 8:28 AM
RE: Monroe City Cemetery
Thanks for the heads up Lora I'll keep that in mind. So far I don't have any duplicates, but I'll keep looking.
Added by Quincy on Jul 18, 2016 4:34 PM
Tommye Price
William Kendrick
Thank you, Lora, for his information. I have it added. Tommye
Added by Tommye Price on Feb 24, 2016 8:37 PM
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