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Bruce Hicks (#46591021)
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Bio Photo Most of the people I have entered into Find A Grave are not my relatives nor did I know them. If you would like any of the memorials I have created let me know and I'll probably transfer them to you if they aren't my relatives.

A proud member of One Foot In The Grave.

The following link will display all of the cemeteries in Find A Grave that are in Harris County, Texas. From there you can get to any county and state to see their cemeteries.

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/mapCems.cgi?countryer=4&stater=46&countyId=2620

A site to calculate the Date of Birth from headstones when age at death is given -

http://www.timeanddate.com/date/dateadd.html
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Eugene Cornelius
Nora Ripps
I processed your changes. Thanks
Added by Eugene Cornelius on Feb 25, 2015 4:57 PM
Eugene Cornelius
Nora Goehring Riebschlaeger
Bruce

I checked with Betty Plant who adminsters the Runge Cemetery. Her reply -"Eugene, I found her. She is buried in the Runge City Cemetery under the last name of Ripps. Riebschlaeger was legally changed to Ripps."

Thank you ,
Betty Plant
Runge Public Library, Director

Nora Ripps has a memorial - #48636582.

Very confusing but the memorial for Nora Riebschlaeger is a duplicate and should be deleted.
Added by Eugene Cornelius on Feb 25, 2015 4:39 PM
GenNut
RE: George Divelbiss
You are right! -- I was influenced by the text of the transcription and took the faint "Penn" for Tenn as the transcriber had. Thanks for directing my old eyes to take a second look.
Added by GenNut on Feb 10, 2015 12:55 AM
txbutterfly53
RE: John Green
He was born in Hillsboro, Hill, Texas. Thank you very much. Thee are a lot of my Greens in Oakland Cemetery, many in unmarked graves and I am working to link them together.
Added by txbutterfly53 on Jan 31, 2015 7:43 PM
txbutterfly53
John Green
Let me add that Wesley's birthdate was inaccurate in the 1880 census. He was born in 1843 in Liberty, Republic of Texas. He died in 1900 in Navarro County and no grave has been found. The information I have is from Amanda's application for widow's benefits from Wesley's service in the confederate army during the civil war.
Added by txbutterfly53 on Jan 31, 2015 6:23 PM
txbutterfly53
RE: John Henry Green

John H Green in the 1880 United States Federal Census











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Name:
John H Green

Age:
11

Birth Year:
abt 1869

Birthplace:
Texas

Home in 1880:
Freestone, Texas

Race:
White

Gender:
Male

Relation to Head of House:
Son

Marital Status:
Single

Father's name:
West J Green

Father's Birthplace:
Alabama

Mother's name:
Amanda E Green

Mother's Birthplace:
Georgia


Household Members:


West J Green 30
Amanda E Green 31
John H Green 11
William W Green 8
Cisra P Green 5
Mary N Green 2







Source Citation
Year: 1880; Census Place: Freestone, Texas; Roll: 1304; Family History Film: 1255304; Page: 559A; Enumeration District: 055


Source Information
Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.

Original data: Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. (NARA microfilm publication T9, 1,454 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C.


Description
This database is an index to 50 million individuals enumerated in the 1880 United States Federal Census. Census takers recorded many details including each person's name, address, occupation, relationship to the head of household, race, sex, age at last birthday, marital status, place of birth, parentsí place of birth. Additionally, the names of those listed on the population schedule are linked to actual images of the 1880 Federal Census.




Added by txbutterfly53 on Jan 31, 2015 6:18 PM
Matt
Kate North
I found her parents' names on her death certificate. The memorial now has the correct parents.
Added by Matt on Jan 30, 2015 8:06 PM
George E. Stover, Cathy
RE: Alice Kimball & Mary E. Kimball
Have never added information, but will be happy to try.

Thank you
Cathy
Added by George E. Stover, Cathy on Jan 26, 2015 2:41 PM
George E. Stover, Cathy
Alice Kimball & Mary E. Kimball
Hello,

Have family photos of Alice Kimball & her sister, Mary E. Kimball. Could we add the photos to their sites?

Also have info re: their parents, husbands & children.

Thank you for caring & setting up their sites.
Cathy
Added by George E. Stover, Cathy on Jan 26, 2015 6:35 AM
Keith McAllister
Transfer of Betty Holland
Thank you for the transfer. I'll look after her memorial. r/ Keith
Added by Keith McAllister on Jan 25, 2015 9:05 PM
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