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Matthew & Chrissy (#48170267)
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Bio Photo We are Matthew and Chrissy Myers. We have been into old stones and cemeteries for years, and got back on the site a while ago. We are working on a project to do Military and Civil War graves in the NC area mostly and love taking road trips and have discovered a few old cemeteries and added them on here. I have been in the military for 18 years.

PHOTOS - We will add better photos if stone was not cleaned or clear for clear photo, Or does not take the whole stone, or it needs a close up to read the info. Also if the pic is discolored.


Most of our family are from PA, and CT.

Family on Matthew's Fathers side are, Myers, Kerner / Karner, Carner, Domer, Grantham, Stroup, Lusher, Mitchell, Van De Kuil, Kuil, Pryer,Turk .

Matthew is a descentant of John Kerner / Carner, who was married to Magdalena. They had a son John Carner JR, who married Susan Stroup. John and Susan had a daughter Susan. Susan Carner married George Domer. George and Susan Domer and a daughter Sarah Belle, who married My Great Great Grandfather Samual B Myers. Samual and Sarah had a son Ralph Otto Myers, my Great Grandfather, who had Ralph Clair Myers, who married my grandmother Alice Grantham Myers. They had a son Ralph Kriss Myers, who married my mom Mary Louise Evans. ( In my Myers Virtual Cemetery )

Family on my Mothers side are, Evans, Hunter, McNaughton, Monross, Ball. ( In my Evans Virtual Cemetery ) Related to Lucille Ball.

I am happy to transfer grave memorials outside my family to family members, and I welcome corrections and additions. Just use the edit tab to send your request.

I have no problem doing a photo request if someone needs one that is in the Raleigh area or close. Send me a request and Ill try to fill it. I would appreciate a comment on my page after I fill your request. Thank you.

Here are some very helpful websites or reference materials:

Ancestry.com

Johnston County Heritage Center

Harnett County Library Cemetery Database:

Pitt County Cemetery Census by J. L. Jackson for 1940's & 1950's:

Pitt County Family Researchers:

Cemetery Census of North Carolina

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sticksandstones
Strickland families
I used to live in Wake County, and remember seeing the Strickland name scattered around north Wake County, near Raleigh. Also there is Strickland Rd, that runs from Falls of Neuse out west towards the airport, with a few Stricklands scattered about. Good luck in your research.
Added by sticksandstones on Sep 12, 2016 12:23 PM
Petrina Avants
RE: Strickland and Rogers
It's people y'all that make find a grave work. Thank you!
Added by Petrina Avants on Aug 23, 2016 11:20 AM
Kathye Snyder-Knight
Richard Alex Creech
Thanks for the help! ...And for adding the headstone photo. If you need this memorial transferred to you, just let me know.
Added by Kathye Snyder-Knight on Aug 15, 2016 12:03 PM
RTerry
Re: Neffie Bradsher (#129672760)
Hi,

Two weeks ago, I photographed the Eno Primitive Baptist Cemetery in Durham NC. One of the stones was Neffie O'Briant Bradsher (Nov 24, 1886-Aug 11, 1975) that was beside several other O'Briant relatives. I noticed a child link for her on her mother's memorial that led me to your memorial for her in Mount Level Baptist Church cemetery. You have a picture of her stone that looks identical to the one I saw at Eno.

Did you actually photo the stone at Mount Level? I know she is not buried in both cemeteries and don't want to create a memorial for her in Eno and cause duplicate problems if we can resolve where she actually is. There are no O'Briants in Mount Level and also no other Bradshers (she was divorced I think).

BTW, there is a duplicate memorial in Mount Level for her that was created after yours.

Thanks!

R Terry
Added by RTerry on Aug 11, 2016 7:18 AM
cathy wells brooks
RE: Benjamin Ross Duncan
Ok, I would like that. Thank you! It is awesome what you both do!!!!
Added by cathy wells brooks on Apr 30, 2016 1:50 PM
Sara Cobb
RE: Domers/Myers
Thank you so very much! I truly appreciate it.
I do have a site on MyHeritage as well. Its called
Cobb-Weaver web site (Rootstech). https://www.myheritage.com/site-208840431/cobb-weaver-web-site-rootstech

It's not as complete as my Ancestry tree by any means though. I just prefer Ancestry and it's hard to keep trees on multiple sites all in sync.

I'd love to visit Domer Chapel someday too! My folks visited a couple years ago and took a few pics for me.

Thanks again, and if I can be of help to you in anyway, please feel free to get in touch!

Blessings,
Sara

Added by Sara Cobb on Apr 17, 2016 9:35 PM
Sara Cobb
Domers/Myers
Hi Matthew,

Thank you so much for posting such great photos to F.A.G., I'm so grateful for the work you are doing.

I appreciate the bio you posted as it gave me some helpful family tree clues to work on. I did some work tonight to fill in your branch that connects with mine and discovered we are 5th cousins! Mathias Martin Domer & Martha Lusher are my 4th great-grand parents.

If you are on Ancestry.com, please look up my tree. My user name is Genbuff_76 and my tree is called Cobb-Weaver Family Tree.

Also, I was wondering if you might allow me to post some of your pics to my online tree, with credit to you, of course. Thanks for considering it!

Blessings,
Sara J. Cobb
Added by Sara Cobb on Apr 14, 2016 10:53 PM
serafinamia
Gen. Robert Howe
Hello,
Thank you very much for the biographical info you submitted last year as a correction for Gen. Robert Howe. I have added it at last to Gen. Howe's memorial page.
Added by serafinamia on Mar 28, 2016 10:58 AM
Gloria Starling Johnson
Thanks
So many great photos. Thanks again.
Added by Gloria Starling Johnson on Feb 11, 2016 11:55 PM
Tammy Anne Beckett
William Phelps
I think you may have posted the wrong photo for William Phelps Find A Grave Memorial# 51141954. The headstone has John Stevenson on it. Do you have a photo for William Phelps?
Added by Tammy Anne Beckett on Feb 05, 2016 8:29 PM
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