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rodney2k (#47568728)
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I am originally from North Carolina, but after 23 years in the U.S. Air Force I retired from Langley AFB in Virginia and settled there. It took about 16 years of living in or temporary duty in places like Texas, Colorado, California, Germany, Missouri, Alaska, Arizona, and Jordan to be stationed on the East coast.

When my daughters were in elementary school they had a small genealogy project and I was embarrassed that I could not help them with my family tree. In 2009, I started doing research and what I learned in a fairly short period of time hooked me for life. Of the Johnson line my 2nd Great Grandfather was in the Civil War; his father - my 3rd Great Grandfather was in the War of 1812; and his father - my 4th Great Grandfather found himself in the Revolutionary War a short time after arriving from Scotland. If and when I have Grandchildren I can't wait to tell them where they are from!

I got hooked on Find-A-Grave when I discovered a picture of a grave marker that some kind member of Find-A-Grave had input for the brother of my grandfather that died in the Civil War (both brothers served together). I started chasing my ancestors down recording their graves, and slowly branched off to photographing entire cemeteries in order to give back to others.

You may use pictures that I have added to Find-A-Grave freely without having to contact me, I do ask that credit be given to me if the pictures are used anywhere else. I feel that is the right thing to do.

If you'd like me to fix any of the records that I maintain ... please click on the "Edit" button on the top right of the record, click on "Suggest a Correction" .. Enter your note and/or correction and I'll fix them as quickly as possible.

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Glenn Ellis
Deborah Lynn Tuttle 93403959
RE: Deborah Lynn Tuttle @ Find A Grave Memorial# 93403959
She was my 2nd cousin - her parents were Wallace C Tuttle and Sylvia Anne Ellis, 1st cousin 1x removed
Death Certificate reads Homicide. She is buried beside Roger Todd Loggins.
Added by Glenn Ellis on Sep 16, 2016 8:46 PM
E.M. Smith
RE: Find A Grave Memorial# 139621457
Well, thanks for the tombstone picture! Mr. West is in my extended family.
Added by E.M. Smith on Mar 06, 2016 5:59 PM
E.M. Smith
Find A Grave Memorial# 139621457
Thank you for the photo. Is he family? I will transfer if you want.
Added by E.M. Smith on Mar 06, 2016 4:56 AM
Martha (Bolejack) Smith
Thank you!!
Added by VDR on Jan 14, 2016 8:59 AM
John Davis
Transfer of Robert Earl Cline
Thanks very much for the transfer, I really appreciate it.
Added by John Davis on Dec 31, 2015 9:39 AM
Hunter Pierce
RE: Help with a name
Attach what I sent you this morning to James Heilford Turner. He is in Hampton National Cemetery in Hampton VA. Thank you.
Added by Hunter Pierce on Jun 22, 2015 3:23 PM
Hunter Pierce
RE: Help with a name
The info. You asked for is here. His wife 111153524. His parents 37644712 37644784 . His wifes name is Rachel Viola (Clark) Turner. His parents are William Tyler Turner and Mary A. Turner.I put my grandma on find a grave site, but the added info. I put isnt showing up. Thank you very much.
Added by Hunter Pierce on Jun 22, 2015 12:25 PM
Hunter Pierce
Help with a name
Thank you for adding my grandfather here. I am trying to hook on here his wife and his parents , how do i do this? Do i send you the info. ? thank you Hunter Pierce
Added by Hunter Pierce on Jun 21, 2015 6:43 PM
David Trussell & Shirley
Just want to thank you for giving us a photo of their gravestone. My mom is 90 yrs old and is the sister to David and has never seen his gravestone until today. We live in Utah and it would be impossible for her to make the trip. I think it brought a little closure to her to see where David was put to rest. What a wonderful gift you have given. Thank you very much. Kathy
Added by Kgpris on Feb 28, 2015 2:49 PM
Charles E Allen
Thank you very much for the transfer.
Tony #47235247
Added by Tony on Feb 07, 2015 1:55 PM
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