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Sylvia Gowen Gardenhire (#46830956)
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Bio Photo I have been interested in genealogy for about nine years. I became interested when I found most of the research had already been done on my mother's side of the family going back for centuries. Until then, I had only speculated about my ancestry. I do some traveling with my job and as luck would have it, it is in an area where most of my relatives are buried (on Mom and Dad's side). When I am not too busy on the job I am out hanging out in cemeteries. It is so exciting to actually find the grave of some of the ancestors where I have only seen a name on paper. It validates their existence and a link to my heritage. I love to pass that along to someone else who may also be looking, but is just too far away. Famous ancestors in my tree are "Jack Daniels" 1st cousin 4 times removed as well as the Majors family "Tennessee Vols" and Robert Burns "the poet".

After finding my family cemetery, I joined with other descendants to restore our ancestors final resting place. My GGGGrandfather James B. Gowen is a veteran of the War of 1812. This cemetery is on, what used to his land. He planted a cedar tree and asked when he passed away to be buried under this tree. Some 70 years later he was. See www.gowencemetery.com
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Frankz
RE: Murray County
I found it on Google maps, satellite view, and street view. Thanks!
Added by Frankz on Jul 17, 2014 2:16 PM
Frankz
Murray County
Since you took photos of this cemetery, can you tell me where the Free Hope Cemetery is in Murray County?
Added by Frankz on Jul 17, 2014 12:16 PM
Sherlocks Cousin
RE: OH OH OH
Well thank you and I'll send numbers as I work the family.
Added by Sherlocks Cousin on Jun 28, 2014 7:33 PM
Sherlocks Cousin
OH OH OH
I'll keep you a little busy with updates for a couple of days if you don't mind:) Pam
Added by Sherlocks Cousin on Jun 24, 2014 3:00 PM
Sherlocks Cousin
Hatfield Relatives
You found a LOT of my husband's Hatfield relatives. He has Hatfields, Vandergriffs and Gothards as 3 of his 4 main blood lines. Amazing and thanks.
Added by Sherlocks Cousin on Jun 24, 2014 2:56 PM
Sherlocks Cousin
Hatfield Transfer
Oh my - you didn't have to transfer baby Lila but I do appreciate it! Thank you.
Added by Sherlocks Cousin on Jun 24, 2014 1:25 PM
Sherlocks Cousin
Checking on you:)
Just checking to see if you are still with Findagrave. I sent a couple of edit requests via the new edit system.
Added by Sherlocks Cousin on Jun 22, 2014 9:55 AM
The Mikado, et al.
Virginia Mae Sweeney Mitchell
19910286 is her memorial number.

Zee
Added by The Mikado, et al. on Jun 05, 2014 6:02 PM
The Mikado, et al.
Virginia Mae Sweeney Mitchell
Hi -

This is my mom's cousin.

I posted links for her folks and her hubby.

Thanks!

Zee
Added by The Mikado, et al. on Jun 05, 2014 6:01 PM
LaDana Riddle Knupp
Gardenhire Family
Hello, I am trying to find further information about the Gardenhire family that married into the Cherokee tribe. James T. Gardenhire married a Sarah Pathkiller in 1844 and their daughter Sarah Elizabeth married a John Anderson Kimbrough in 1871 all in Hamleton county, Tennessee. Any information that you might be able to contribute would be greatly appreciated. LRK #47268008
Added by LaDana Riddle Knupp on Feb 20, 2014 9:29 AM
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