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Juliaom (#46905166)
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Bio Photo Permission Granted to download or save for use at your discretion, any photos taken to fulfill F.A.G. Requests, or any photo of my direct family I have posted. Please attribute me if posted on those "paid" sites, ie Ancestry.
*update Nov 2013, now that Ancestry OWNS/has purchased Find a Grave, your Photos are now THEIR photos, as well as all the genealogical date we have all posted on here.

Photos of the World War II crewmen were given by their family members and they shared them for the Memorials. *Please do not take them unless you are a family member!

Genealogist, 30 plus years, DAR, Colonial Dames XVIIC, Mayflower. Will do digital pics of Fayette, Scott,and Bourbon cos only. As volunteers for F A G, my partner Clinton Slayton and I often image all in the cemetery. We are be happy to transfer anyone of your family to you if they are not part of our lines.

We also have a private research project called the "Sharon Belle B-17 Memorial Association",to identify the American crewmen of the B-17's flown from England during World War II, "The Sharon Belle". She crashed on 30 Nov 1943 near Helmdon, England, early morning at 0819 hours, on a mission to Germany. The mission was scrubbed due to bad weather, the craft exploded in mid-air during return to the field.

The ten brave men our Country lost were:
Lt. William Murray Holland
Capt. Richard W. Pugh, new Commanding Officer.
1st Officer, Leighton D. Patterson
2nd Lt. William S. Munro
T/Sgt Thomas D. Glaspell
T/Sgt Billy Freeman
S/Sgt Dean Landfear
S/Sgt Charles E. Slayton (uncle of Clinton's)
S/Sgt Harry A. Scott
S/Sgt Henry P. Brannan

Another research project is to identify the crewmen of the World War II,B-17 "Hell From Heaven Men", that flew under Capt. Richard Ezzard of the 19th Bomb Group. The last mission was in the Pacific with Australian navigator Allen Thompson. Except for Mr. Thompson most of the crewmen are now deceased. Any information on any of these crewmen is welcomed.

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Gary Sacre
RE: Kingery Cem, College Corner, OH
Glad I have been of help. His stone is mostly unreadable and weathered. Due to ill health and advancing age I have mostly quit my research. I still dabble in it from time to time and enjoy messages I get but do not venture out to do research. Very glad to have heard from you. Have a nice day.

Gary
Added by Gary Sacre on Nov 03, 2014 9:08 PM
Harriet W. Berry
RE: RUCKER sponsorship
Thanks for the great job on the memorials, Julia! I saw them before and after your stewardship, and appreciate your work AND your sharing.

No big deal about sponsoring that I know of; and, yes, am sure we're both funding somebody's kid's private school education via Ancestry. I sponsor here because of cousins who have only dial-up access. Between animated ads and related frequent software flubs, their enjoyment of the site is severely hampered. I would rather they come out to play with me, and enjoy it.

Yup, am a descendant. Rev James' and Ann's son James Jr, and then James & Mildred's son Jonathan Morton who married (2nd time) Betty (Martha Elizabeth) Rucker. Was just marveling over the Morton matches that keep coming on AncestryDNA (more money), and looked up your memorials for reference. Since I don't have as solid a paper trail as I'd like for Jonathan's parentage of my gg-grandmother, the Morton matches are spurring me on to get with it!

Have you done any research in Christian County? Was just contemplating a drive up there next week, since I don't have any local sources for court abstracts, and could use some helpful hints.

Anyway, thank you again! And don't be shy about emailing. --Harriet
Added by Harriet W. Berry on Oct 22, 2014 3:51 PM
Susan Bowman
RE: DAR
This is my 3rd term as Registrar. They re-wrote the chapter bylaws so I could continue. I really enjoy it but it is so much work and it leaves me with so little time to do my own family research. I know that National says we need committees but it is hard to get people to participate and you really should know how to research if you are in this particular job otherwise there will be no new members. We have a small chapter as well - 87 members.

Yes, I am related to the Slaydens. Lucy Slayden married Jethro Dodson (I was able to prove Jethro Dodson to his father to DAR's satisfaction and have a supplemental!). Lucy's father was William Slayden/Slayton married to Nancy Shelton. I have had several matches through the autosomal DNA tests with Slayden and Shelton. I had two of my sisters tested, myself and two cousins. As you know we each bring a different amount of our ancestors DNA to the table so it is very interesting to say the least to see who we match.
Sue

Added by Susan Bowman on Aug 12, 2014 11:41 AM
Susan Bowman
RE: Lazarus Dodson
Whoooo...hooooo!!! So excited to hear this news. I was hoping she would get in. I am still the Registrar for my chapter..could not get someone else as it is a big job. I do have someone now that says she will do it in 2 years. She just became a member in June and I am helping her learn the ropes.
Look forward to hearing from you in the future and I still want you to know how much I appreciate your work with the Slaydens. Have you done the autosomal DNA test?
Sue
Added by Susan Bowman on Aug 11, 2014 9:56 PM
RoxღEd
Treece
Yes, you may use the photograph.
Added by RoxღEd on Jul 07, 2014 12:41 AM
Susan Bowman
RE: Lazarus Dodson
Hi Julia,

How did the application process go?

Sue
Added by Susan Bowman on Jun 12, 2014 6:10 PM
Rita French
Joseph Selby Fenwich
I'm sorry to say that I don't have any photos of any of the Fenwick family. Joseph Selby married Nellie Christine French (one of my cousins) and that is why I put their memorials here.
Rita French
Added by Rita French on Jun 04, 2014 7:37 PM
Judi Fryer
Clarence Bunton Jr
I have received your information about the Find A Grave memorial for this infant. Sorry the response has taken so long. An e-mail has been sent to you about your suggestion. If you do not receive the e-mail, please let me know so that I can continue to try to comply with your suggestion. Thank you.
Added by Judi Fryer on May 18, 2014 6:32 AM
Long Black Veil
RE: Re Elizbeth Minnear Lewis
A much better photograph has been posted to Elizabeth Lewis memorial, thanks to Rick.

According to her stone, Elizabeth was born Nov 29, 1806, died March 12, 1891. I have corrected my mistake to show the dates on her stone.
Added by Long Black Veil on May 06, 2014 2:22 PM
Long Black Veil
RE: Re Elizbeth Minnear Lewis
I knew some of Dr. Henry H Lewis grandchildren and gr grandchildren. One of Dr. H.H. Lewis' granddaughters was post master for the little town of Salt Lick, Christine Alexander never married. Another grandson of Dr. Lewis' Clyde Alexander was County Judge for a number of years Clyde Alexander married into my daughter' Palmer family.
Added by Long Black Veil on May 02, 2014 9:18 PM
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