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Cindy Taylor-Matuse (#46849602)
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Bio Photo I have been researching my family history since I was in junior high school, and was very fortunate to have access to a lot of family records. As a child I was extremely scared of cemeteries, but as I grew in to my teenage years and became more intensely involved in my research, I found myself tromping through a lot of cemeteries. Unfortunately, I found so many monuments that were barely legible, and thought then I should try to transcribe as many as possible so that others could find their family members too. Though I have been researching for over 30 years now, I am fortunate that I still find new cousins quite regularly. I hope that some of my postings will help others to find their relatives.

I want to thank my family who have helped me transcribe in the early days, then assist with photos in more recent years. Not many spouses and/or siblings are willing to go to a cemetery on a freezing cold Thanksgiving day to help transcribe and/or take pictures but mine do.

If you find anything that needs to be corrected, please let me know, and we will resolve this together. If you are a family member of one I have transcribed, and I am not, I will be happy to transfer your family member to you. I believe family members should be able to take care of their family memorials here, just as if you were taking care of the actual cemetery regardless of how closely you are related.

If you are a "cousin" I would love to hear from you and exchange information. Some of my direct family surnames are: Borders, Botner, Harman/Harmon, Houchin, Jackson, Pearman, Peery, Short, Smith, Taylor, and Thorne on my father's side and Benke, Clark, Denisiuk and Piper on my mother's side. And my husband's side include Matuse, Privette, Davis, and Boykin.

And lastly, if you would like to copy any pictures, please let me know, and if you add it to a family tree, please note it came from me. I have seen many of my photos on Ancestry.com with no mention that the photo was mine. Thanks.
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Pennsylvania Lady
Sgt Ray Brackett
Great photo. Thanks
Added by Pennsylvania Lady on Aug 20, 2015 3:30 AM
Rosa Nutt
Joan Davis Cemetery Change
Hi: I made the cemetery change for Joan Davis as you requested. She is now in that Wirt County WV cemetery. Thanks and God bless. Rosa in Charleston WV
Added by Rosa Nutt on Aug 13, 2015 1:00 PM
LindaC
143662177
Hi Cindy - take a look at your memorial. She is married to herself.

FYI
Added by LindaC on Aug 01, 2015 2:50 AM
LindaC
Dolores & James Piper
Hi, I transferred Dolores to your care. I deleted James since I see that you already had a memorial created for him.

Tx.
Added by LindaC on Jul 31, 2015 5:57 AM
Harrison Pierce
RE: Eva Pearman
Happy to help
Added by Harrison Pierce on Jul 21, 2015 2:44 PM
Leslie Makuh Herrick
RE: Vern Martin Self
Hi Cindy
Per the WPA Records his date of birth is 7/12/1910 Vermillion County Indiana

Hope this helps
Leslie
Added by Leslie Makuh Herrick on Jul 20, 2015 8:20 AM
Steve
RE: Walt Denisiuk
No problem at all!
Added by Steve on Jun 25, 2015 11:48 AM
Harrison Pierce
RE: Pictures
many thanks
Added by Harrison Pierce on Jun 23, 2015 2:46 PM
Barbara Burgess
Jesse Houchin Obit
Jesse Jr.,Is my 2nd ggrand Uncle. Thank you Cindy, I enjoyed reading the obit, interesting, may I please copy to my tree and you surely are welcome to the photo of Mary Allison. Nice to meet you also cousin. I will send you an invite to my family tree if you want as my tree is private but I will be glad to share it with you. Barbara
Added by Barbara Burgess on Jun 21, 2015 10:52 AM
Barbara Burgess
RE: Mary Allison Houchin
Hello Cindy Taylor, You are very welcome a lady on Ancestry shared the photo some years ago of Mary Allison also of Jesse Houchin, My 3rd great grandmother was Mary Ann Polly Houchin, daughter of Jesse Houchin and Mary Ann Goode. Mary Ann "Polly" was the spouse of my 3rd Great grand father, Lawrence Kinnison. The photo was shared by Owner: bliek5144
Added by Barbara Burgess on Jun 20, 2015 8:47 PM
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