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Denise Austin Creech (#47686534)
 member for 5 years, 9 months, 17 days
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Bio Photo Genealogy has always been a love of mine that time did not permit me to enjoy. I am now retired from education and able to spend time learning more about the history of my family as well as the state of North Carolina. As a beginner, I have much to learn, but am quickly learning the ins and outs of searches. One of the hardest things I am finding is when I visit a family cemetery and find the graves forgotten. A recent such incident was that of a revolutionary hero that helped establish the area where his cemetery was located. So very sad.

Please feel free to use pictures I post to help you in building the history of your families. If you find I have posted any information inaccurately, please notify me as soon as possible so I can correct the information. If you can add to information I have, please share! I am always looking for actual pictures of family members. Those are so very precious,so please share.
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K. Austin
RE: Sheaphead or Austin Cemetery
I am so sorry that it is in that condition. My dad is 85 and could not go across a pasture anyway. Thank you for the information.
Added by K. Austin on Oct 01, 2017 1:30 PM
K. Austin
Sheaphead or Austin Cemetery
I am an Austin (direct descendent of Jesse Austin) and am so happy to see the information. I plan to visit the cemetery with my father soon.
Added by K. Austin on Sep 29, 2017 5:08 PM
Austin Family Cemetery
Thank again for finding more Austin family grave photos from the Austin Family Cemetery. These shore look liked they needed to be digitally preserved. Wishing you a Happy New Year!
Added by Lanie on Jan 01, 2017 2:43 PM
RE: Grave #110344438
Hi Denise, David has been transferred to you... If I have any other Griffin's that are your family, please let me know... Thanks, Anita
Added by AW on Aug 30, 2016 7:38 PM
RE: Charles Hartman #5820669
Sure....his memorial is # 58200669 though !
Added by Marianne on Jun 07, 2016 8:34 PM
Karen Galloway
Wade M. Galloway, #117941044
Hi, just to let you know that this is a duplicate of #103048009 created on January 3, 2013, under the name of Waitsell McDonald Galloway, Sr. (He changed his given name from "Wartsel" to Wade.) The photo associated with the prior posting shows Wade M. Galloway, as you have it and as he was known. He was my husband's grandfather. I have not notified the original poster of the duplication.
Added by Karen Galloway on Feb 27, 2015 7:47 PM
RE: Sheephead Cemetery
Hi Denise,
My mother was a Ledbetter. Many of her family are buried in the Ledbetter Cemetery in Stanly County on Ledbetter Ford road. They all descend from Joel & Lydia Keaton Ledbetter. See Find A Grave for them.
I also descend from Elizabeth Jane Austin who married John Stanly Smith, son of John Exum Smith and Nancy Lilly Austin.
Richard Crotwell
Added by rcrotwell on Mar 09, 2014 7:16 AM
Sheephead Cemetery
Thank you very much for listing this cemetery and it's people. I have information on all of the Austins. I wonder about P. W. Ledbetter and have not seen or heard of him before now. I am related to the Austins and Ledbetters.
Richard C.
Added by rcrotwell on Mar 08, 2014 4:33 PM
Austin Family
AMAZING pictures from the Austin cemetery! Wow - I can't believe it and the condition. Thank you for helping to preserve it!
Added by Lanie on Feb 13, 2014 10:58 AM
Past Hunter
Margaret Bryson Wood # 95843828
Hi Denise,
Thank you so much for posting the gravestone photo for Margaret Wood,a GGGG Grandmother. Your time and effort is much appreciated and a great asset for Find A Grave.
Have a wonderful day,
Added by Past Hunter on Jan 19, 2014 2:10 PM
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