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Vernon Gibbons (#46917479)
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Bio Photo I have been working on genealogy for about 25 years. I just found out about Find A Grave a few months ago. What a handy tool this is. I enjoy going around to different cemeteries looking at all the old headstones, and taking pictures for people who might not every see the headstonesof there ancestors if someone didn't take pictures for them.

If anyone finds an error, please let me know and I will correct it. Also anyone who would like to add something, I can also do that for you.

For over 15 years I have been seriously researching my Gibbons family, with a beginning origin in South Carolina (Joseph Franklin Gibbons 1839 and still searching for information prior to that), also researching the Paris family (Rhoda Catherine Paris) from Spartanburg, South Carolina and the Giles families from that area.

From there the search has taken me into Harlan and Bell Counties in Kentucky, and surrounding counties in VA & TN, later on to Rockcastle and Lincoln Counties in KY also. In KY families that connect with our Gibbons are: Fee's, Green, Burkhart, Hensley, Wynn, Wilson and more.

My grandfather Andrew Jackson Gibbons was born in SC, was raised and married Margaret Fee in Harlan County KY. They raised their family in Lee Co. VA. Andrew Jackson Gibbons brothers are, James Giles, John Giles, Spurgeon Gibbons, Willie Gibbons, Campbell Gibbons, Frank Gibbons II and Nathan Gibbons. No known sisters.

If anyone has information of any of these families I would be very appreciative of anything you are willing to share.

I am also working on a register for Rose Hill Cemetery in Robinson, Kansas.

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Gary Hamilton
Pamela Anderson
This person is in Hutchison Cemetery...not Hutchinson.
Added by Gary Hamilton on Jul 27, 2017 1:52 PM
Gary Hamilton
Pamela Anderson
This person is in Hutchison Cemetery...not Hutchinson.
Added by Gary Hamilton on Jul 27, 2017 1:51 PM
Gary Hamilton
Pamela Anderson
This person is in Hutchison Cemetery...not Hutchinson.
Added by Gary Hamilton on Jul 27, 2017 1:51 PM
Joan Ebersold
Memorial for Russell M Boyd Tingley Cemetery
You created a memorial for Russell M Boyd. (Thank you!). Russell was my father's first cousin, they grew up together in Tingley. After my father died in an accident in 1980 and Russell moved out of the area, we lost touch. Do you recall where you learned that Russell was buried in the Tingley Cemetery? I have walked the whole cemetery twice and can not find a grave marker for him. It does not appear he is buried with the rest of the Boyd family. If you can verify he is buried there, I will try to contact his daughter Kathy to see if a marker was ever set for him. Thank you!
Added by Joan Ebersold on Jul 24, 2017 2:07 PM
Wills Cemetery
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couldn't you wait until the family decides on a cemetery.
Added by Wills Cemetery on Jul 20, 2017 10:05 AM
Joy Yarbrough
Franklin Eitel Sease
Mr. Franklin Eitel Sease is not buried at Hollow Creek Baptist Church in Aiken South Carolina, He was buried at St. Paul's Lutheran church in Gilbert South Carolina, My Name is Joy Walker Yarbrough, I'm working with the cemetery at Hollow Creek Baptist Church, We have no record of Mr. Sease in our records. I talked with Barr-Price Funeral Home. They said he was buried at St. Paul's Lutheran Church. Would you delete the information you put in at Hollow Creed Baptist Church.
Added by Joy Yarbrough on Jul 18, 2017 8:59 PM
Linda O.
Victor Fee memorial #181370711
Please delete this memorial as it is a duplicate of #181355645 which was posted a day earlier. Thanks. Linda O.
Added by Linda O. on Jul 17, 2017 2:58 PM
memento mori
Doris Grady #181341484
https://secure.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=181341484

Would you please remove the photo from this memorial. Someone else has already added the same photo. Thanks.
Added by memento mori on Jul 14, 2017 10:54 PM
Sheila
Weimer transfer
Hello! I sent you a message a few days ago, but could you please transfer my mom's memorial (Catharine Weimer 154234991) to me. Thank you.
Added by Sheila on Jul 13, 2017 8:47 PM
PMS Sillix
Anne Marie Heits
You entered two memorials for Anne.

Find A Grave Memorial# 181128276
Find A Grave Memorial# 181270171

Regards, P Sillix
Added by PMS Sillix on Jul 12, 2017 1:19 PM
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