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Tonya Sapp Hames (#46793226)
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Bio Photo My name is Tonya Sapp Hames. I was born & raised in Laurens, SC & lived there for 25 years. I now live in Ladson, SC, with my husband, Stephen, and son, Christian.

I stumbled upon FAG by accident when I Googled my father, Robert E. Sapp, who passed away in 1991 & his name came up on this website. I have always been fascinated by genealogy. I have mostly been researching the following family names: Sapp, Nelson, Moore, Helms, Ball, Story, Belk, Kell, Woody, Fuller, Campbell, Richards, Myers, & Taylor; along with Hames, Crowder, Gregory, Kirkley, & West. However, along the way I have been doing other genealogy work as well. I am a FAG County Keeper emeritus for Dorchester Co., SC.

If you have any information that may help me with my research, please feel free to contact me. Also, when reviewing any of my work, if you see that I have made any error, no matter how large or small, please do not hesitate to contact me & let me know. I will ask, that when contacting me, you please do so in a respectful manner & allow for the corrections to be made. As FAG is NOT my full-time job, I do NOT work on my FAG information everyday, therefore, quick fix items will be taken care of in a more timely manner than other items which may take more research to complete.

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Jim Savage
Nelle Irene Hames (1917 - 2001) edit
Thank you.
Jim Savage
Added by Jim Savage on Jan 30, 2016 4:37 AM
Jeffrey L Sumner
transfer of Sumner records
Hi Tonya, I am actively building out my family history. Would you be willing to transfer the following records to me? Belvar Sumner is my GGGF - 43340570, Lelar Sumner is my GGGM - 43340649, and Mattie L. S. McKinney was Belvar's second wife - 43712431. They are interred at Mt Lebanon Baptist Cemetery in Union County, SC. I would like to start linking this lineage and more recent burials.

Please know that your creation of these records has helped so very much. Please know that me and my family appreciate it very much.
Thanks, Jeff Sumner
Added by Jeffrey L Sumner on Jan 04, 2016 10:56 AM
Tammy Lord
Gerald Lord
I'm curious about where you got the obit for Gerry that you have put up, as this information has not been published yet. Gerry is my brother-in-law.
Added by Tammy Lord on Dec 26, 2015 7:28 PM
Merry Walkner
McNeil Chapel Cemetery
I went out last month to photograph the gravesites that you requested, but could not find the cemetery. I asked a few local people and no one could help me. I will be happy to go back and take the photos if you can provide me with more information on where this cemetery is located.

Merry
Added by Merry Walkner on Nov 11, 2015 10:52 AM
Patti Carleton Sanders
obit
Thank you for Sharron Jackson obit. Patti
Added by Patti Carleton Sanders on Oct 07, 2015 1:51 PM
Dave Davenport
YOUNGER LINE
I RAN ACROSS YOUR NAME WHILE HELPING A FRIEND RESEARCH HIS FAMILY LINE. I HAVE A FRIEND IN SPARTANBURG WHO WAS ABLE TO FIND AND TAKE A PICTURE OF THE YOUNGER FAMILY CEMETERY. WE WANTED TO GET SEVERAL CLOSE UP SHOTS OF EACH MARKER BUT THE PROPERTY OWNER WOULD ONLY LET US TAKE ONE PICTURE.
Added by Dave Davenport on Oct 05, 2015 6:29 PM
Tim Felder
David Felder cemetary
Would you please send the location for the David Felder cemetery near Denmark, SC. I am his Great, great grandson. I have visited all my ancestors graves except for David. My wish is to see his grave site.
Added by Tim Felder on Sep 28, 2015 2:51 PM
Andrina S Womack
RE: WestView Cemetery
https://www.google.com/maps/@33.2049929,-80.0492168,3a,75y,300.38h,89.03t/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1sIEK3ihj6VPPI7jdQU4r8dw!2e0!7i13312!8i6656

This is the 2nd West View Cemetery that I went in. I can move all mine out but there are still some I didn't create that will have to be moved out. What a mess. At least it will get handled.
Added by Andrina S Womack on Sep 23, 2015 1:01 PM
Andrina S Womack
RE: WestView Cemetery
I just looked again and the pictures you took and the gps co-ordinates are for the one on S Live Oak. The one on Cooper Store and Hwy 6 need to be added. I thought it was the other way around. Did you create it? We need to add use to be Neville family cemetery so they now that it is two different ones.
Added by Andrina S Womack on Sep 23, 2015 12:48 PM
Andrina S Womack
RE: WestView Cemetery
There are two Westview Cemeteries which is totally confusing to me. I'm not sure if you created any of them but I went in at the beginning of the year and took some of the photos. I went to the one on S Live Oak and took them on the 17th and keep finding that someone added them to the one on Cooper Store and 6. I had to call the funeral home and happily the first call was to Russell and they had owned it and told me that it used to be a family cemetery and Susan sent me a copy of one of them's death certificate which gave me the Neville family Cemetery. Anyway they are all in the cemetery on cooper Store and I'll have to get it all straightened out when find a grave tells me how they want it handled. I figure add the address Google gave me and the co-ordinates. Then put it was originally known as the Neville family cemetery.
I've been sending street addresses when i add a picture of the cemetery and it's being ignored so I have to figure out how to get them to do that.
Another one messed up is the St James Cemeteries. There is St James on 52, St James Goose Creek, Greater St James and they are getting confused too.
Added by Andrina S Womack on Sep 23, 2015 12:02 PM
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