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Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C. (#3777891)
 member for 16 years, 6 months, 9 days
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Jim
General Paxton

I'm not from American but have always had an interest in the war between the states and the confederates. I have read about general Paxton. For a man who fought for Southern independence and I'm thinking he had some ancestors fighting the British in the American war of independence, I see he had ancestors who came from the North of Ireland. That part of Ireland is under British Rule. Scottish planters were brought to Ireland in the 1600s and the native Irish were run off their land. It seems general Paxton was descended from the planters and we still have division in the North of Ireland. Wouldn't it be great if all the people could get together and liberate the North from British Rule. Just like the US did and fight for independence like they did for Dixie.

Added by Jim on Aug 17, 2016 5:35 AM

Kathy Powers
true southern heros
Thank you for recognizing my great great grand father for being a true southern hero in the confederate army. I was searching for members of my family and came across the grave finder site and saw your message. My dad also spent time in the Air Force (23 years to be exact)

Added by Kathy Powers on Aug 15, 2016 8:18 AM

Kathy Powers
honoring southern heros

Added by Kathy Powers on Aug 15, 2016 8:12 AM

Elizabeth Verchio
Memorial# 87671304 Thaddeus Drummond
Thank you for the flower of my 2nd great uncle's memorial. But, you may wish to review it as he deserted his unit and signed an oath to remain out of the south until after the war was decided. He really doesn't merit commendations for service. Just thought you would want to know.
Respectfully submitted,
Elizabeth

Added by Elizabeth Verchio on Jul 19, 2016 3:06 PM

Linda DeCock
Civil War Post
Hi Tony,

Thanks so much for answering. I apologize. I mis-read your post on my great grandfather's page. I looked at your address and saw South Carolina. I do have relatives from South Carolina just not that grandfather. I was hoping you had more information about him as I know very little about him.

Thanks so much for all you have done and continue to do for our country. My father was in the army for 23 years and I also have had several policemen in our family.

Added by Linda DeCock on Jul 16, 2016 10:05 PM

Linda DeCock
Civil War Post
Hi,
I was wondering why and how you posted a statement about being a civil war veteran on my great grandfather's find a grave page. He did in fact serve in the Civil War but not for the state you have included. My great grandfather, Christopher Heideman, served from Georgia.

Thanks for letting me know,

Linda DeCock

Added by Linda DeCock on Jul 16, 2016 9:33 AM

Gunny
CSS Hunley & crew
Find A Grave Memorial# 10886

My thanks for your efforts. Thank you (and your daughter) for your service to our country. My wife wishes to visit Charleston and now I know one of the sites I wish to go and pay my respects.

Warm Regards,
R. Neely

Added by Gunny on Jun 12, 2016 6:32 PM

First Families of America
C.S.A. Mississippi
Memorial# 49751477

Added by First Families of America on Apr 25, 2016 2:59 PM

God Bless & R.I.P. ~ Daughter Of An Angel ~
HI
Hope you had a really nice Birthday.

Added by God Bless & R.I.P. ~ D... on Feb 20, 2016 9:45 PM

Algernon and Conan Together on the Rainbow Bridge
Happy birthday Tony!
I hope you have a great day on your special day.
HUGS,
Andy

Added by Algernon and Conan Togeth... on Feb 19, 2016 12:47 AM

Tymesdone
Tymesdone
Hi, Tony!,
Just dropped in to say "Happy Birthday!"
Hope it's a great one...and all the "normal" days ahead are just terrific!!
Keep smilin', Marie

Added by Tymesdone on Feb 18, 2016 7:40 PM

Barb J "John 3:16"
HAPPY BIRTHDAY!
Wishing you a great birthday!

Added by Barb J "John 3:16" on Feb 18, 2016 7:34 PM

Loretta Sampson
Happy birthday Tony
Gee another year. They sure come fast, well hope you have a good one with Family and friends.

Added by Loretta Sampson on Feb 18, 2016 6:32 PM

Sandy Lapper
Mary Belvin Smith
On this tombstone, it says that Jane Smith was the wife of Mendel Smith, while in the bio it says that she was the wife of Thomas L. Smith. Was she married twice? Thomas L. Smith is my 4th great uncle through his sister Priscilla Smith who married James Corbett. Thanks in advance for the clarification.

Added by Sandy Lapper on Feb 18, 2016 12:41 PM

Derrick Hodgson
Birthday
Happy birthday from down under. Have a good one. God bless.
Derrick

Added by Derrick Hodgson on Feb 18, 2016 12:31 PM

In Memory of Ana,Ruvi and My Dad
Hi
Happy Birthday have a great day!!!

Added by In Memory of Ana,Ruvi and... on Feb 18, 2016 10:25 AM

Froggie Lynne
Hi
Happy Birthday and many more.

Added by Froggie Lynne on Feb 18, 2016 9:38 AM

Grave Finder
Tony
Happy Happy Birthday to you !!!!!!!

Added by Grave Finder on Feb 18, 2016 9:09 AM

D.A.R.
Happy Birthday

Added by D.A.R. on Feb 18, 2016 9:09 AM

Lu Ann
Happy Birthday!
Hi, Tony,

Happy Birthday! I hope that you have a wonderful day, surrounded by those you love. Enjoy!

Lu Ann

Added by Lu Ann on Feb 18, 2016 7:45 AM

PearlsBoy
Many happy returns
Happy birthday. Hope your day is special

Added by PearlsBoy on Feb 18, 2016 6:13 AM

PearlsBoy
Many happy r turns

Added by PearlsBoy on Feb 18, 2016 6:12 AM

John R
Happy Birthday
Tony, al the best to you on your Birthday

Added by John R on Feb 18, 2016 6:06 AM

Sandra Renee` Middleton-Draw
Happy Birthday
Blessings on this day and always!!!
Cassandra

Added by Sandra Renee` Middleton-... on Feb 18, 2016 5:53 AM

In memory of Bo and Chris
Happy Birthday, Tony
I hope today is an awesome day! God bless you, and your family that have served and continue to serve our country! THANK YOU! Have a great birthday!!!

Added by In memory of Bo and Chris on Feb 18, 2016 5:33 AM

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