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Marigay (#47219241)
 member for 15 years, 8 months, 3 days
Lisa Vinson-Arvanitis
Elizabeth Endicott Workman
Marigay, Elizabeth was born Elizabeth Adkins. The 3 Adkins children were the children of Lazarus Vinson (my great-grandfather) Elizabeth & Lazarus never married. She later married Thomas Workman in 1871.~ Lisa

Added by Lisa Vinson-Arvanitis on May 04, 2016 4:46 AM

H. Martin Soward, III
Jane B., wife of Henry Oxley
May I please ask what proof you have that Jane's middle name was Binley? I've researched the Oxley family for over forty years and have not seen any documentation showing her maiden name to have been Binley. I do not believe it was.

Best wishes,

H. Martin Soward, III


Added by H. Martin Soward, III on May 04, 2016 1:53 AM

Penny Lee
Cahills in Holy Cross
Memorials without dates are pretty useless and usually wind up being duplicated. Please consider looking up dates before you enter one. Thanks Penny

Added by Penny Lee on Apr 26, 2016 4:43 PM

Patty Olmsted Emerson
Mary Alice Ferguson Workman birthdate
Mary Alice Ferguson's birthdate is believed to be incorrect as I found a birth record stated below. Please advise me if you have different proof. Thanks for your time and consideration. Blessings, Patty Olmsted Emerson

Mary Alice Ferguson
Gender: Female
Birth Date: 5 Nov 1860
Birth Place: Wayne County, West Virginia
Birth County: Wayne
Father: Lewis S Ferguson
Mother: Margaret Ferguson
FHL Film Number: 583485

Added by Patty Olmsted Emerson on Mar 19, 2016 10:08 AM

Karalee Morgan
Hello! I need some help...
I saw that you had put in the information on one of my ancestor's find a grave page. Thank you! I have been searching for more information on her. Her name is Bertha Belle Glover Summons. I saw that there was a not regarding her death from the premature birth of a stillborn baby. Do you happen to have more information about that baby? Any record at all? I'm just curious to see where the information came from and if you have more. Thank you for taking the time to read this and for sharing the information about her.


Added by Karalee Morgan on Mar 16, 2016 7:09 PM

Karen Fry & Raymond Miller
Joseph Workman
My second great grandmother was Sinah Workman daughter of Joseph Workman and Sarah Ann Harding. I am having trouble with the timeline for Joseph's father John Workman
1791-1874?. Sarah Ann Hardings timeline shows her living in Illinois and giving birth to Joseph there in 1823 but her husband John as never leaving Adair County KY and her eventually marrying Litton probably in the 1830s. Was there a divorce or did John Workman actually die in or before 1930 in Illinois. Do you have any other info? You can email me at Ray Miller

Added by Karen Fry & Raymond Mille... on Mar 03, 2016 11:12 AM

Sarah Corine Glover Holden info
The information on Sarah Corine Glover Holden's memorial #6568291 incorrectly shows her mother's name as Mandy Tate. The correct information for Corine's mother should be Amanda "Mandy" Winnie Fornea Glover. (Amanda's mother was a Tate prior to her marriage to Thomas Jefferson Fornea, which is probably the source of the confusion.) I also have memorial numbers for the Holden children if you would like to add links. Corine was my grandmother's sister.
Donna McClendon McGuyer

Added by djm on Feb 22, 2016 8:21 PM

James Field
Find A Grave Memorial# 62628443
I am writing regarding John Moore, b. 1738, d. 1803,said to be the son of Cornelius Moore and Elizabeth Grandson. I would like to know where that information came from. Is it from the gravestone or some other source? John Moore is my 5th great grandfather and my research identified his father as Edward Moore and mother as Mary Nelles, and if this wrong I would like to correct it.

Thank you
James Field

Added by James Field on Jan 09, 2016 9:36 PM

Patty Donohoe
John Spencer Martin
Greetings! I am contacting you concerning the possibility that John Martin is my 5X great grandfather via daughter Elizabeth. I have seen this connection on an ancestry tree and subsequently found your findagrave memorial for him.
My Elizabeth Martin married James Williams of Washington County, VA. They moved on to Monroe County, TN. I see you have Elizabeth with another spouse. Can you tell me more about this family, so that either I am elated or realize I may be chasing the wrong Elizabeth down a "rabbit hole."

Added by Patty Donohoe on Jan 08, 2016 11:09 PM

Robert St. John
John J. Scahill 1919-2000
My name is Robert St. John and I am the Commander of Clinton County NY American Legion and also Commander of American Legion Post 912 in Rouses Point, NY.I have a memorial item that was made for John by Valor Enterprise Inc of Waterville Me. This item was picked up about 20 years ago at a flea market in Portland ME. One of our members saw it and he purchased it wondering how the family of this man let it go. The member that purchased it, died in 2002 and his family just came across it. They have asked me to see if there are any family members who would like to have this memorial. I have pictures of it and can send it to your e-mail, but wanted to contact you first through findagrave. The memorial commemorates his service in the USAF and the Priesthood. I can be contacted by e-mail rstj@mail .com

Added by Robert St. John on Dec 15, 2015 3:24 PM

Elinor (Norman) Cook #8246182
Thanks so much for my grandmother's transfer. I am somewhat confused as to the birth locations of the children, ie, twins Thomas and Abraham born in different locations and births switching back and forth in town locations. I'm curious where this info was obtained so I can look at it myself. Thanks for any help you can send my way.


Added by Smilydino on Sep 13, 2015 9:51 AM

Diane Colley
Holmes Family
I am the granddaughter of Ressie Pearl (nee Holmes) Colley. I left a couple of pictures of her and of her sister Ozzie. I remember meeting my great grandmother Molly when I was very young. But I do remember her being blind and her touching my face. I also meet my great Aunt Ozzie when I was very young too. She came to New Jersey to see my grandmother.

Added by Diane Colley on Aug 07, 2015 9:04 AM

peggy mccormick
Wiggins Family
Hi. My name is Peggy Campbell McCormick. Thomas Wiggins was my 2nd great grandfather. For some reason he changed his name to Thomas Leonard Wiggins Kitson. He married Margaret Carnagy after his first wife died. Their daughter Sarah married Jay Albert Campbell and Sarah was my grandmother.

Added by peggy mccormick on Jul 19, 2015 11:00 PM

Catherine Lumpkin Coughran
Glover, Erwin, Burton, Stringer
I would like as much information on the following that you can provide:
My g grandparents
Frank Burton Glover 1886
Vannie Eulala Erwin
My gg grandparents
Joseph Hillary Glover 1852
Octavia Celestia Burton 1856
Augustus Santafe Erwin 1853
Cynthia (Sintha)Melvinan Stringer 1858

I would appreciate anything you can give me.
Catherine Coughran

Added by Catherine Lumpkin Coughra... on Jul 13, 2015 4:03 PM

Lieut. Alexander Marsh
Just returned from the Hancock Burial Ground and submitted corrections on the stone transcription for Lieutenant Alexander Marsh (6997047). We excavated the earth at the base of the stone to reveal the remainder of the inscription and did some general tidying-up to the general area before taking new pictures, which I'll post a little later this evening. I am a direct descendant and Alexander Marsh was my first ancestor to arrive in Massachusetts from England.

Added by CatARoo on Jul 04, 2015 6:03 PM

Re: David & Catherine Kern
Hi again. Sent a few edits to move relevant details (marker transcriptions / plot) from my inadvertent dupes to your initially mis-placed originals. Have also linked the children to yours, prior to removing my entries, probably next week. Have you initiated the Cem Fix request to add the AKA and remove the empty cemetery? Would appreciate it if you would, please. If anything else from me is required, just lmk. Thanks =])

Added by ohSunnyOne on Jun 08, 2015 4:47 PM

Thank you!
Thank you so much for the transfer.

Added by SRG on Jun 04, 2015 7:39 AM

Deborah Myers
William Henry Barofsky
On memorial #52476814, you have him as "Rev. Fr William H. Barofsky". He was not a reverend. The "Father" on his gravestone is in reference to the fact that he was a father to his son, Lester. In the 1900 census he listed his occupation as "teamster", and in his 1917 draft registration he listed his occupation as "packer at flour mill". He was born June 16, 1883 in Missouri and died January 10, 1919.

Added by Deborah Myers on May 21, 2015 1:17 PM

Elizabeth Haskell Bow
Memorial # 974286
Just noticed that you listed Elizabeth H (Haskell) Bow as born 1794. She was actually born 23 October 1792. Her birth record can be seen at Family Search, and on her Widows Pension Claim from Edmund Bows service in War of 1812 Clam #10299.
As to the Stephen Douglas Bow twin to Isaac, I have not found ANY record of him???. Thanks for the nice memorial records for Elizabeth & Edmund.
If you happen to be related to them I have a LOT of records of them. I can be contacted at
W. Bow

Added by billbow on May 12, 2015 8:54 AM

Rosemary McFarland
Solomon Edward Long sr 19154206
In researching his family, the DAR records show his mother was Elizabeth Blair, who most likely died at or soon after childbirth. Do you have any record/information showing that Martha Robinson is the birth mother? Thanks for all you do,

Added by Rosemary McFarland on Apr 24, 2015 6:27 AM

Pettus Family Cemetery
FYI, I had to use Yorkville as the city for the cemetery as it was the closest in Gibson County. It is actually closer to Trimble, but that city is in Dyer County.

Added by G-Man on Apr 02, 2015 6:55 PM

RE: Matthew Marable
Pettus Family Cemetery:

Added by G-Man on Apr 02, 2015 4:33 PM

Thank you for the transfer! I really appreciate it a lot!!

Added by Stoogette on Mar 21, 2015 2:39 PM

Chambers family
Thank you so much for the transfer.

Added by dee on Mar 03, 2015 2:27 PM

John Fowler
Transfer of Parents
Thank you so much for the transfer of my parents and thank you for all your work and dedication to Find A Grave.

Added by John Fowler on Mar 01, 2015 11:58 AM


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