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Ghost Family Hunter (#47759232)
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Bio Photo Hello everyone,I am Cora Lee Reeves and I am researching the Reeves, Girard, Edmonds and Joplin family lines on my tree. All info you would like to share is very welcome. I am proud to say I have finished documenting the Dalhart Cemetery. I asked City Hall for the records of all the graves they have on file which runs from as far back as the records go to 10-2012. For records more current you can call City Hall or go to the website and find who you are looking for there. Please feel free to ask me to transfer memorial pages if you are a relative. Please let me know of any corrections to be made or information you would like to add. If you have a loved one you think is buried in Dalhart before 1932 and I haven't made a memorial page for them, it is probably due to the court house burning to the ground in 1932 and all records were lost. If they were buried after that date I may have skipped a name or lost the name in transition. You can contact the Dalhart City Hall to double check and also the court house may have a record. Dalhart sits on the county line between Dallam and Hartley counties and there are many towns and communities in each county. This is due mostly because of the rail road. The train had to stop every ten miles so small communities formed every ten miles as the trains went farther some of the communities died out. For the most part the graveyards in these areas were family graves yard and are now on private land and/or lost. Some remain but have not been maintained and markers have been lost. Many who have Dalhart as the burial place where somewhere in those areas. Texline, Hartley, and Channing have cemeteries still standing and in use that are confused with Dalhart as well. My goal in doing this is to make a town "family" tree by connecting the people buried in the graveyard to their families as well as connect the roots to where they came from and went too if/where possible. I know there are doubles of some memorial pages so if you find them please let me know using the memorial page suggestion link so that I can delete the doubles. If they are not side by side I may not realize they are doubled. Thank you for all the help and support you have shown to me and this project. I hope I help others the way they have helped me in my research.

Also if I have doubles of my own memorials or doubled a memorial of a previous memorial please let me know so I can delete them. We are currently working on deleting the doubles in the Dalhart, Hartley and Channing Cemertaries.

Thank you for all the help with pictures, links, dates, places and obituaries!!! All information is welcome!

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RE: Libby Duplicates
Can you tell me the memorial number?
Added by SJGenealogy on Jan 17, 2017 5:03 PM
Gone Gravin ★
Jonathan Carter 147152678
His cremains were anong a list of those that went unclaimed and were buried by the county. If your friend wants to persue it, I would recommend contacting the cemetery for more information. Here is a link to news coerage of the service.

Here is the list of those buried that day.

Sadly, situations like this happen too frequently. Hope she finds the answers she seeks.
Added by Gone Gravin ★ on Jan 12, 2017 10:04 AM
Sue Wells Smith
Lane Family
Could you please transfer the following Lane family to me? This is my husband's Uncle, Aunt and first cousin. Thank you so much for putting them on Find A Grave.
Lane, Robert Nelson- Memorial #113360055
Lane, Priscilla Ellen- Memorial #113360054
Lane, Gene Memorial # 113360050

Thank you so much

Sue W.Smith
Added by Sue Wells Smith on Oct 06, 2016 5:39 AM
Nellie Pearl Bounds
I am a Bounds and Nellie is my 3rd cousin. My ID # was at the top my page that you posted on(#47566127). I realize she is beyond the relationship that Find A Grave would request that you transfer her to me. I thought you might do as I do when I get a request and transfer to the family member who would like the honor of managing their memorial. Thanks
Added by Cindy on Sep 02, 2016 10:05 AM
April Beattie
Thank you!
I just found the memorial pages for my great-great-aunt and her husband who were buried out in Dalhart. Thank you so much for your hard work in getting all of the burials recorded--you are a wonderful person! Best Wishes! ~teambeattie :)
Added by April Beattie on Aug 22, 2016 5:01 PM
Clifton Crump
Kate Witherspoon Mem
I have a question on your memorial for Kate Witherspoon in the Channing Cem. Can you contact me at
I was born in Dalhart but live in Calif now.
Thx Clif
Added by Clifton Crump on Aug 09, 2016 2:03 AM
RE: Channing Cemetery
Life happens. Thank you so much. If I can help, please let me know.

Added by SaraPar on Jun 20, 2016 6:28 PM
KJ (Dove) Kennedy
George Clayburn Morgan #99411112

Would you happen to show a location in the cemetery for this man (my great-grandfather)? He died in 1947 so it would be after the courthouse fire.

His listing does not reflect a location and I would love to visit him.

Thank you,
Kathy (Dove) Kennedy
Added by KJ (Dove) Kennedy on Jun 14, 2016 9:17 PM
KJ (Dove) Kennedy
Katy Lee Morgan # 114057673

This is my great-grandmother and I would be honored to manage her memorial.

Thank you for all you do!

Kathy (Dove) Kennedy
Added by KJ (Dove) Kennedy on Jun 14, 2016 9:15 PM
John M.Gallagher Sr
Transfer Request
Josephine Houston #113359932 was my mother's sister. I would like to have this transferred to me. My number is 48057664.
Added by John M.Gallagher Sr on May 23, 2016 8:51 PM
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