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Ruth Hasten Walsh (#46872081)
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Bio Photo I have been researching my family lines since 1995. My first mentor, and someone to whom I am much indebted, was the late Col. Ed Schott. Ed, a volunteer at the National Archives in Washington DC, was a certified professional genealogist. He took a keen interest in helping me develop my research skills. He introduced me to LCol. Patrick G Wardell, author of several Virginia genealogy research books. In the days before internet genealogy, both Ed and Pat provided much guidance and assistance in helping me find and document many of my ancestral lines. Both stressed that just because some hereditary society had approved a family tree it did NOT mean that tree accurately reflected an accounting of that family line. From 1995-1998 I consulted Loyd Bockstruck, the noted genealogist from Dallas, Texas, about newly found documents pertaining to the Hastings aka Hasten/Haisten families from Southside, Virginia.
Except for two (Zerr & Winkler), all my ancestral lines were in America by early 1700's. Most were in Virginia several years before the Pilgrims' landing on a rock at Plymouth, Massachusetts.

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Sandra Lee Holloway
Grandparents Obits
THANK YOU! I sent you a long email & it got kicked back. I just re-sent it. Probably TMI, just the same. Both updates have been completed. THANKS for the nudge :)
Memorial# 48965822 and # 126602832
Added by Sandra Lee Holloway on Jul 06, 2015 8:56 PM
Trapper John
Julia Keller, #24789990, Pecan Cem., Comanche Co, OK
Thank you for contacting me. I have transferred Julia into your hands. It's always good to place someone with a family member.
Added by Trapper John on Jun 04, 2015 3:42 PM
Danny Chancellor
Juanita Dunnavant Webb
I found a marriage record for Juanita and posted it to her Findagrave memorial. Her husband, Leroy Long Sweten is also buried in Holdenville Cemetery. I have made that link.

Dan Chancellor
Added by Danny Chancellor on Apr 07, 2015 8:01 PM
Elizabeth Finchum
N.W. Harris Jr.
Could you also change on the baby's page?
THank you,
Added by Elizabeth Finchum on Mar 19, 2015 12:17 PM
Elizabeth Finchum
Newt Willis Harris
Hello, Ruth
Could you change the spelling of Newt's name to Newt?
Thanks so much for all you do,
Elizabeth Finchum
Added by Elizabeth Finchum on Mar 19, 2015 12:16 PM
Betty Evans
Frank nd Hattie Evans
Thank you for the correct dates of their deaths. Frank is my uncle he was my grandfather's brother (Samuel).
Added by Betty Evans on Mar 02, 2015 11:44 AM
Jesse R. Mitchell
Martha Alean Smith, Holt, Boley
Thanks for the information and the obit. Have updated her memorial. If you want the memorial transferred to you or someone else wants it just hit the request for transfer on her memorial.
Added by Jesse R. Mitchell on Feb 22, 2015 3:36 PM
John Hastings
All yours
Added by ProgBase on Feb 18, 2015 9:00 PM
RE: Lura Mae Tipps
She is alive and kicking in Oak Cliff, (Dallas, Texas) Her address and telephone number are still listed.
Added by Granna on Feb 15, 2015 5:38 PM
Powhatan Pillow Miles
Thank you for the information. I have made the changes to his memorial.
Added by as on Feb 05, 2015 6:43 AM
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