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William R. Ward (#21470148)
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Bio Photo I'm a 4th generation German-Prussian Texan on my mother's (Roesler & Mussyal) side and colonial ancestor (1638) on my father's (Ward, Hall & Coop) side. I'm currently working on the Ward, Hall, Coop, Clancey, Roesler, Mussyal, Moench, Elmore, and Holiday families.

The photo is the flag of Brandenburg as my great-grandfather, Rudolph Roesler, had immigrated in 1884 from Brodowin at Corin, Brandenburg, (Prussia) Germany.

I'll glady transfer a memorial that is not related, as I would expect others to do.

I have completed much of the Hall/Coop family tree from Tennessee as well as the Roesler, Mussyal and Moench families and I will glady share.

I have abt. 15,00 entries for families in the Wiedeville, Brenham, and Needville area. You may contact me through FAG or my email address.

The following statement is my written permission that any photo I take per request of another party on FAG, or those I personally contributed (grave/photos) that I may have added of others or family members can be used without futher permission from me, as long as it in an appropriate and decent content and for family and/or genealogy purposes. I would appreciate my name, date and a description to be shown on the photo.

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Rick Johnson
Kit Carson Simmons
Bill,

I am sorry that you have the dating on my Great Uncle incorrectly. He was 5 when he died and I corrected it on a separate entry. I know this is correct since my Grandmother his sister told me that he died from pneumonia and she had pneumonia too. He was born in January of 2012 and she was born in October of 2010. She said that she recalled how sick they were and how he told their Momma Nannie Simmons how he hurt all over. A 6 month old baby cannot speak. Thank you for correcting this. I want to give this little boy his credit for being here for 5 years of life.
Added by Rick Johnson on Sep 01, 2014 8:35 PM
Rick Johnson
Lowery Cemetery
William,

It has been a long time since I have been to the Lowery Cemetery. I know it is in really bad repair and it is in the country and you have to walk out through a field to get there. Can you help me remember the road? Is it the road that goes out to Crossroads? My cousin and I have family buried there and we are going to go there soon. Mary Simmons is my Great Great Grandmother and Kit Carson Simmons is my Great Uncle and William "Bill" Simmons is my Great Grandfather. Your help would be appreciated. My email is rick_44_99@yahoo.com and would appreciate any help you can share.
Added by Rick Johnson on Sep 01, 2014 8:27 PM
Marilyn Posthumus Clark
RE: Edmund William White & Ida May White
I'm sorry, I don't have anything on James W/Nicholas White relationship. Looking at the Find A Grave entries, it appears James was b. Ireland 1845, and Nicholas b. NY 1840. It's not impossible, but I think it's unlikely that their parents would have returned to Ireland after the birth of Nicholas in 1840. So I doubt they are brothers. Possibly related, but I don't have anything else on them.
Added by Marilyn Posthumus Clark on May 18, 2014 9:16 AM
Red
RE: Harold Hackenberger
You are welcome. Memorial Park Cemetery is a favorite of mine. I always take extra photos when fulfilling photo requests and the majority of them are military markers (it's hard to pass up a man in uniform). Thank you for the story. He lead a very interesting life. Red
Added by Red on Feb 22, 2014 12:16 PM
Ruth Munn
RE: Ward Family
I sure would like to have your history if you will share it.
Ruth
munnra@fidnet.com
Added by Ruth Munn on Jan 12, 2014 3:00 PM
Ruth Munn
RE: Ward Family
I don't have any pictures. I sure wish I did.
Ruth
Added by Ruth Munn on Jan 12, 2014 2:59 PM
Ruth Munn
RE: Ardelia Jane Ward Warren #43012767
I have death index for Abner Z. Ward from Michigan. DOD August 12, 1871.Place of death Lenawee Co. Adrian Mich. But no cemetery listed.
Cause of death palsy. Please ad. Thanks Ruth
Added by Ruth Munn on Jan 12, 2014 7:55 AM
Sharon Spain Ingle
Mussyals
I have added your other changes for the Mussyals. Thank you.
Added by Sharon Spain Ingle on Jan 04, 2014 1:59 PM
paths2present
Aylors
Edits made. Thanks for sending the additional information--I appreciate it!
Added by paths2present on Dec 29, 2013 10:58 PM
Nancy E Brown
RE: Comment
Thanks for the support! You can't believe how snappy qnd hateful some people got because I had a so called duplicate! How could it possibly be a duplicate, when they didn't have anything but the name and birth and death year, but they surely have thousands of numbers. I quit adding the Texas Rangers for a while and was even tempted to delete every thing I had on Find A Grave, but I had worked too hard at researching, so now I am going to go at it full steam ahead and let them yell all they want. If Find A Grave wants to take them off, then so be it, but I'll not let these "dup-hound" run me off.

Nancy E. Brown
Added by Nancy E Brown on Dec 28, 2013 3:20 PM
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