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Jerry Platz (#46865690)
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Joe Craver -- KY Legionnaire
Find A Grave Memorial# 52113569
8/17/2015
Jerry,

I surveyed Rogers Cemetery #1 last month, but cound not find the grave for Mr. Rives.

However, last week I surveyed the Rosedale, (formerly Pembroke) Cemetery in the eastern part of Christian County. (Rogers Cem is in the western part.) I first found a fairly new marker noting the movement of 4 graves from Fort Campbell to Pembroke Cemetery. One of them was William Marshall Rives. Flat on the ground in front of the new marker was the original marker from Camp Campbell. I have photos of both markers. If you will transfer your memorial to “Rosedale Cemetery, Pembroke, Christian County, KY", I will add my photos to it.

I had added his name to my spreadsheet to create a new memorial for him. I was doing a search on the website when I came across your memorial in Rogers Cemetery and it all fell into place.

Let me know when your transfer is complete.

Thanks,
Joe Craver
Added by Joe Craver -- KY Legionna... on Aug 19, 2015 8:55 PM
Patricia Tebow Williams
James Harvey Gaines
I am a 2 great granddaughter of James Harvey Gaines. I do not believe this is a photo of him as he died around 40 years of age. I am Pat Tebow Williams. If I am wrong please forgive me. I am in Florida for winter, I have a photo of him at home. ptebow@aol.com
Added by Patricia Tebow Williams on Mar 31, 2015 11:49 AM
LA Powers
Phin Clanton photo FAG#3023
The photo you posted for Phin Clanton is NOT PHINEAS CLANTON. This is a photo of Pete Spence, also a player around the times of the OK Corral in Tombstone. He was a close friend of Phin's. In Time Life's series "The Old West", refer to the one titled "The Gamblers". This very photo is on page 177 identified as Pete Spence. This is definitely NOT a photo of Phin Clanton, although it is often used for him. Phin actually was superstitious about having his photo taken. There is not even a photo in his prison file.
Added by LA Powers on Mar 26, 2015 3:09 PM
Steven Johnson-Cooke
memorial #92621262
Just wanted to know the resource of the photo. It looks like it has been edited and I would like to find an original copy without the modifications. If I have to order from the National Archives, I need the proper citation.

To order copies of images, you will need to know:

Record group number
Series
Box, folder, and/or divider designator where relevant
Unique item number

Thank you.
Added by Steven Johnson-Cooke on Mar 02, 2015 10:04 AM
White Crane Villa Family
Johan Peter Turney
Hi, Could you please transfer Johan Peter Turney my 6th great grandfather Find A Grave Memorial# 28478541
Thank you, Cynthia
Added by White Crane Villa Family on Nov 17, 2014 4:30 PM
Bettye Hull
William Butler Cole
I asked in March 2014 and never heard, but I respectfully request again if you would transfer this man (Find A Grave#80130638) who is my 2nd great grandfather, to me. I tried your email but it said it had fatal errors.
If you don't wish to transfer my ancestor, could you please contact me with an explanation?
Thank you, Bettye
Added by Bettye Hull on Sep 09, 2014 6:03 PM
Jim Grider
William McGinnis Haggard
Jerry,,thank you for posting the information on William Haggard. He is my second great grandfather. I am interested in the photo of him and how I might receive one. Also any information on William or his family.

Thank you

Jim Grider
jgrider@twc.com
Added by Jim Grider on Sep 08, 2014 12:02 PM
Betty May Ellick
George W Jones
The pic you have attached to this GW Jones belonges to the one that died in Arkansas not this one.
Added by Betty May Ellick on Jul 29, 2014 10:01 PM
Richard S. Mickle
Phin Clanton Picture Error!
The picture you attributed to Phin Clanton is actually Pete Spence. It is a common error. There are only two know photos of Phin (he didn't like his photo taken) and they are in private hands. Sorry but would appreciate it if you would remove the error. You may contact me if you'd like to receive more information.
Thanks,
Dik Mickle
Added by Richard S. Mickle on Apr 17, 2014 11:07 PM
laurie large
James Ransome Woodard picture
Mr.Platz,
I was wondering where you got the picture for James Ransome Woodard? The information attached to the picture is incorrect. He was my Great Grandfather. I have a great deal of information on him. I also have the original picture you have posted to Find A Grave. The original picture had his wife in it as well. Did you get the edited copy of the picture from Ancestry? I have been tracing this family line for 23 years, if you need help in correcting the information on him I will gladly help. Thank you, Laurie Woodard-Large
Added by laurie large on Mar 24, 2014 6:06 AM
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