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Donna Gaddie (#47058476)
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I am a retired attorney. I am researcing my Maternal and Paternal families. I am trying to locate where certain relatives are buried and get pictures where know relatives are buried.

My interests are Genealogy, Scrapbooking, reading and all types of history.
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Diana Wiehe Watson
RE: Hobert Dilver Jackson
Hobe, as he was called, was my uncle on my mother's side. His wife, Rosie, was my mom's sister. Since he died before I was born, I don't know too much.

I always felt that he and my Aunt Rosie were very devoted to each other. I have to admit, my aunt was quite a character. They had two daughters, whose names I can look up for you if you are interested. I remember being told that he died quite suddenly.

The other piece is that his brother, Bluford Jackson, was an excellent carpenter who established his own wood flooring installation company. I believe Uncle Hobe worked for him at some point. Interesting, the company is still around and I often see Bluford Jackson Flooring company trucks around Cincinnati.

I wish I knew more. Let me know if there is anything else.

Diana Wiehe Watson
Added by Diana Wiehe Watson on Jan 13, 2016 7:07 PM
LJBC
RE: Robert Collinns Sr.
Sorry, I don't have a lot of "proven" info. Mostly info passed down in the family.

James Walker Collins is my husband's 5th gr-grandfather.

There is some info in the historical library in Frankfort, KY. I found the following marriage record:
Name: Mary James Kirtley
Gender: Female
Birth Place: VA
Birth Year: 1735
Spouse Name: James Collins
Spouse Birth Year: 1730
Marriage
Year: 1755
Number Pages: 1
Added by LJBC on Oct 21, 2015 7:03 AM
anita yoder dusseau
John Fisk Hedgespeth
I have made the transfer to you as he is but my 2nd great grand uncle. His parents Holland Hedgespeth and Mary Bell are my 3rd great grandparents (same as your husband) I do have more family information...much is on ancestry.
Added by anita yoder dusseau on May 18, 2015 9:11 AM
Diane Gravlee
RE: Benjamin J. Gaddie Sr. and Clarissa Tyler Druin Gaddie
I'll look forward to hearing when you get home.
Diane
Added by Diane Gravlee on May 14, 2015 6:06 PM
Diane Gravlee
RE: Benjamin J. Gaddie Sr. and Clarissa Tyler Druin Gaddie
Hi Donna, yes I am related to Benajamin and Clarissa. My maiden name is Druin. I would be happy to chat with you via email about the Druins. I have finally found Green Berry Druin's burial out in California after 40 years of searching. I don't think we will ever find out where Clarissa's parents are buried in Kentucky. If you want a memorial from a manager that is deceased (Mr. Brooks), just write to Findagrave's administration and explain your relationship and they should transfer it over to you. For that email address go to Frequently Asked Questions as I can't remember the email address at the moment..something like info@findagrave.com. It may take a month, but they should eventually do it.
Diane Druin Gravlee (dggravlee@gmail.com)
Added by Diane Gravlee on May 14, 2015 3:16 PM
Jan Hutchison West
Memorial transfers
Donna,
I've transferred Walter Henry Owen and Lucy Frances Bass Owen memorials to you. Lucy is a 1st cousin 4 times removed. Her Bass grandparents, William and Rebecca Robertson Bass are my 4th great grandparents, but as your husband is more closely related, I want them to be in your care.
Jan
Added by Jan Hutchison West on May 14, 2015 12:37 PM
LJBC
RE: Robert Collins Sr
Sorry, he's my husbands 5th great grandfather. Who are you off of?
Added by LJBC on May 13, 2015 2:51 PM
Cindy Z
RE: Bernard Nickels # 95648095
It's done Donna.
Added by Cindy Z on May 13, 2015 7:43 AM
Sue Waldridge-Lettie
RE: Arthur McMahan # 61915370
It has been transferred.
Added by Sue Waldridge-Lettie on Mar 18, 2015 1:07 PM
Sue Waldridge-Lettie
RE: Arthur McMahan # 61915370
No I am sorry I can not provide any info on his wife. Would you like to have the memorial transferred to you?

Sue
Added by Sue Waldridge-Lettie on Mar 17, 2015 6:21 PM
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