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Geraldine Barnett (#47309755)
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Bio Photo on previous grave sites I may be listed as Geraldine Market and I have limited management of Elliot on FAG. I belong to the Wabash Valley Genealogy Society of Terre Haute, Ind & serve on the Cemetery Committee and Newsletter Committee. I am a retired nurse, enjoy my grandchildren (family), photography, traveling and of course, genealogy. Surnames-Stewart, Starkey, Stevens(brick wall-need Midland, Maryland, mine connection), Market, Hutson, Jackson, Gregg, Nevins, Wallace, Lawson and now Barnett, Sparks & Fiscus- thanks so much for all you do fellow gravers. I appreciate all the help you all have been to me.
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Big Sam & Little Sam
Frank Morris
Thank you so much for transferring Frank's memorial to me!
Added by Big Sam & Little Sam on Oct 30, 2014 3:50 PM
Cliff Blanchard
Is there a difference
Geraldine, I went to Union Cemetery in Parke County, and took some photos. When I started to check the cemetery to make sure my photos could be added, I also found a North Union Cemetery in Parke County. Are they the same?
Added by Cliff Blanchard on Oct 25, 2014 7:04 PM
Shirley Gragg
Thanks, again
Geraldine - with the exception of Eli Wright and his wife 'Bowers', that 'Elliot' has --
Find A Grave Memorial# 7907479
Find A Grave Memorial# 7907476
all the other wright's are too new to recognize.

I did find one at Find A Grave Memorial# 9075267 for Philbird Wright [married Mary Sears], but it appears that Jo Bohony is unreachable. Philbird [actually Philbert in father's will] is he's my 3rd GGF's last son.

Thanks ever so much. I promise to give the respect and honor our ancestors are due. Without them, I may not have been here :)
Added by Shirley Gragg on Oct 24, 2014 11:34 AM
Shirley Gragg
Thank you!
I had no idea you would transfer Philbert Wright 1802 to me. I will take care of it and honor his memory and that of his family with continued research.

Thank you SO much.
Added by Shirley Gragg on Oct 24, 2014 11:18 AM
Shirley Gragg
Find A Grave Memorial# 15171237
Philbert Wright [1802-1865]

Geraldine – hello. Thank you for having the memorial for Philbert Wright - 1802-1865.

Per my correspondence back several years ago, sadly, I’m ‘revisiting’ Philbert Wright above.

I still believe that I am related to him, but without proof – having a bit of a time, so trying another tactic.

It appears there are few headstones or markers in the Frey Cemetery. Can you share with me how you were able to determine that Philbert is buried in this cemetery? If there is an old obit or a record of some sort, I would love to know – any information would help in putting this family back together and make some sense of it.

Through various censuses – 1850 mostly and other legal documents, I’ve been able to determine the following children were born to Philbert Wright & Nancy Frey:
Joseph A Wright 1826 – 1905 – [I know he’s a son because his #3 marriage document names his parents.]
Philbert A. Wright 1830 – 1853 ---- died young
Nancy *Harriett?"' Wright 1834 – 1906 [married James Love]
Francis Marion Wright 1836 – 1916 [married Lucinda Ooley]
Sarah Jane Wright 1838 – 1919 [married #1,James Sappington; #2, Andrew J Morgan
Elijah C Wright 1840 – 1882 [married Matilda Barnes, then after her death, married her sister Terucia Caroline]
Margaret M Wright 1844 –
Lucy A Wright 1848 – 1870

I have been unable to establish a son shown ‘Albert’, though the 1830 census would bear out that information, but have no other record to make the parent/son relationship. I do have information on the above Joseph – no idea what the ‘A’ stands for. [Perhaps Albert? Don’t know because I’ve never found him by that name.]
3 sons under 5 years of age --- would account for Joseph & Philbert A, [but there is still 1 missing son.]
1 son – 5-9 – ---- this could possibly be the ‘Albert’
1 male – 20-29 [Philbert]
1 female – 20-29 [Nancy]

A court case involving Philbert 1802 and some of his children caused an upset in the family regarding the dispensation of the estate of Philbert A. Wright – 1830-1853. I have 4 documents, if you would like.

The family has not been located in any 1840 census. There is a Philbert Wright living in Washington County, Indiana; however, he was the son of Richard Wright, Sr. and would be a cousin to the above Philbert of Greene County - if Richard and Elizabeth are found to be his parents.

Any 'light' you can share would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.
Added by Shirley Gragg on Oct 23, 2014 6:00 AM
Daphane Hoover
Eunice cook
Greetings..I live at Troy Mills and found a lot of obits that I dug out of a box and moving and hubby to nursing home...I have a nice long obit for Eunice cook at Troy Mills and I was wondering if you would transfer her so I can put it in with stuff. My number is 46492468. Thank you.
Added by Daphane Hoover on Oct 20, 2014 6:53 PM
Liz Owens
RE: Treva
Thanks! It helps me to clean up the Alexandria list!
Added by Liz Owens on Oct 20, 2014 2:01 PM
Mike Taylor/Mike4920
Tom Cadle
Thank you so much for the transfer.
And thank you so much for all the work you do!!!
Mike Taylor
Added by Mike Taylor/Mike4920 on Oct 19, 2014 11:56 AM
stubbylee
Gary Dean Stubblefield
Thank you very much for transferring Gary's page over to me. He was the older brother I would never know but this means so much. Thank you for creating this memorial to him.

Kevin Stubblefield
Added by stubbylee on Oct 19, 2014 8:43 AM
Little Fir
Oliver Miller
Thank you so very much for the transfer of my 2nd great grandfather's memorial. It was a very unexpected and pleasant surprise!

God Bless You!
Added by Little Fir on Oct 13, 2014 5:24 PM
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