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Herman Ruple Durr (#47146643)
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Bio Photo I am an 8th generation Durr from South Carolina. My family roots grow very deep into the soil of Orangeburg, Dorchester, Colleton, Berkeley and Barnwell counties.

I've researched and traveled across the Lowcountry part of the state to where my ancestors settled, to dig into musty courthouse bins, rooted through libraries, and traipse cemeteries.

Even after many years of research, I am awed when I look at the old family tombstones, bible, land plats, Last Will and Testaments and keepsake pictures with so many lineages and thinking of the forklore of many generations past touches my heart.

Some of the families I research are; Durr, Ruple, Bell, Keitt,Salisbury, Murray, Weathers, Whetsell, Miller, Ayers, Way, Beach, Bozard, Strock, Dukes and Johnson.

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JonD
Transfer Request
Morning Herman,
I'd like to request the transfer of memorials George (41063873) and Margaret (41063872) Bowman in the SC Shiloh Cemetery to me. They are my direct ancestors! Thank you.
JD
Added by JonD on Jul 03, 2017 6:20 AM
John Cook
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I see where someone gathered information on James Henry Cook ( my grandfather) some of his children were left of thr posted information. If I send you the info. Names, dob, dod will you add them to the sight.

John H. Cook
Orangeburg

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Added by John Cook on Jul 01, 2017 1:00 PM
HudGen
Ralph Hobbs
Thanks for the transfer. That was a surprise. LOL. I'll try to add to the memorial. Thanks for all your hard work.
Added by HudGen on May 30, 2017 4:25 AM
robin pellicci moore
Transfers
Hello Herman,

Thank you for the transfer of Marguerite and her husband. What a nice surprise. Let me know if I maintain any in your family and I'll be happy to transfer.
Added by robin pellicci moore on May 28, 2017 6:34 PM
Ann Parkinson
Ellen Goodson
THANK YOU!!! I have literally just learned that she is part of my family. I am so excited as I am making strides to obtaining the names of my Great Great Grandparents! Just need the documentation to prove it! You are very thoughtful! Thanks again! Blessings~
Added by Ann Parkinson on May 07, 2017 8:10 PM
Susan Johnson Jeffcoat
Jimmie B Keever 74221539
Jimmie B Keever 74221539 maiden last name is Bryd
Added by Susan Johnson Jeffcoat on Apr 25, 2017 3:25 PM
Susan Johnson Jeffcoat
Jimmie B Keever 74221539
her full name James Christian Ellinger (Jimmie)daughter of Cora Ruth Ann Turkett #131818871 in her mother's memorial it's just Ruth Ann Turkett
Added by Susan Johnson Jeffcoat on Apr 25, 2017 3:24 PM
Gail and Scott Hannah
Edits
Thanks for all of your time and effort. Really appreciate prompt accepting of edits. Please do not transfer as this is sister in laws distant family. Thanks, gail
Added by Gail and Scott Hannah on Jan 26, 2017 11:54 AM
N. T. McMaster
Transfers
It was more than generous of you to transfer all those McMaster memorials to me! However, I did not receive those of great-grandparents, James Fleming and Christine Gooding McMaster.

Thank you,

Nathaniel T. McMaster
Winnsboro, SC
Added by N. T. McMaster on Dec 22, 2016 7:51 PM
N. T. McMaster
McMaster
Good afternoon,

I am wondering whether you would consider transferring management of my great-grandparents memorials, James Fleming McMaster (54978852) and Tirzah Christine Gooding McMaster (54978845)?

Best,

Nathaniel T. McMaster
Winnsboro, SC
Added by N. T. McMaster on Dec 17, 2016 2:34 PM
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