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Angie Knott (#46919045)
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Bio Photo I am a member of the Milford Cemetery Association and my phone number is 972-493-3616. Please call & leave a message if you need assistance.

I was born in Las Vegas, NV. My father helped build Hoover Dam from 1931-1936. I entered most of the graves in the Milford Cemetery. I also entered all of the Milford Black Cemetery names that I could find by going through death certificates for Ellis County, TX. I hope something that I entered will help you in your search. So many of you out there have helped me. I love doing genealogy. I like the challenge of finding families and linking them together. I will gladly add information to anyone I have entered.

The families I am related to are Nelson from Arkansas, Texas, and California; Reynolds from Arkansas; Tackett from Arkansas; Stricklin,Stricklen,Strickland from Arkansas; Delaney, Dauer, & Taub from Illinois. Thanks for any tidbits of information.
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RE: Harold Taub

If you will not provide the burial plot, then please cancel your photo request.

The "Help with Find A Grave" clearly states it is the responsibility of the person requesting the photo to provide the burial plot. Please don't get mad at me for asking you to obtain the burial plot.

By the way, I'm not bothered by the fact that you have a photo request, I am just trying to clear up the backlog of photo requests at the cemetery. In less than a month I've cleared up more than 300 photo requests at Forest Home. All of the people that I did this for seemed very grateful.


Added by Ace on Nov 07, 2015 1:00 PM
Lori Cleland Hill
Mary Jay Delaney Harmon Allen
Hello, I am involved with a group from Steeleville, IL that is planning a cemetery walk in Steeleville Cemetery. One of the graves/stones that we are going to talk about is Rev. Charles Jay.
I was wondering if you have any information that you would be willing to share that could help us in the telling of his life.
Thank you for your consideration.
Lori Cleland Hill
Added by Lori Cleland Hill on Sep 25, 2015 1:03 PM
Sherie Reid
Angie: I'm looking for the gravesite of Capt. JC Brown, Texas Ranger and Confederate Officer - Parson's Brigade, 12th Texas Cavalry, Company E - Ellis County Grays. His parents Elizabeth & Joseph Brown, 1st wife Eliza and infant son are buried in Milford. He was born 1830 and died somewhere between 1895 and 1900. Capt. Brown was an important figure in Milford and since he is not buried beside his second wife, Lucinda, in Mineral Wells, it stands to reason he was buried in Milford.

Of interest, the Texas 12th Cavalry was in almost constant guerilla warfare till the end of the war from what I've read. They are also responsible for keeping the Civil War out of Texas. Capt. Brown returned to Milford 34-days after the war with an iron ball the size of a quarter in his leg. The iron ball and his pocket knife remain in our family. He was my great-great granddad.

The former Texas Ranger Association has been wanting to honor him with a special graveside service, but we cannot locate his gravesite.
Added by Sherie Reid on Jul 26, 2015 6:00 PM
Sherie Reid
I'm looking for the gravesite of Capt. John C Brown, born 1830 and died between 1895 an 1900. I thought he might be buried in the Milford Cemetery by his infant son and 1st wife. He is not buried by his second wife in Mineral Wells Elm cemetery either.

Sherie Reid
Added by Sherie Reid on Jul 19, 2015 2:38 PM
Gale Gipson Rotan
Knott Family
The Knott Family I am related to is the ones who own the Knott's Berry Farm in California. They are not my direct relatives but the siblings of my gr gr grandmother.
I don't have many Knott's listed in my tree.
Added by Gale Gipson Rotan on Jul 12, 2015 7:41 AM
Gale Gipson Rotan
Are you related to:
Are you related to Nancy Marina Knott Dunn?
Added by Gale Gipson Rotan on Jul 11, 2015 3:59 PM
Mark Parsons
Nelson family

Coincidentally, as I was looking at Darden graves from Milford, TX on Find a Grave (my fatherís family), I noticed you are related to my Nelson ancestors (my Motherís). My grandmother was Maude Leona Nelson, born in Saline Co., AR in 1891, to George Washington Nelson and Mary Elizabeth Addy. I have the Nelson family back through Marshallís mother Nancy, and the Addy family back to William, born in Ireland in 1750.

Thanks for your service in the Milford Cemetery, and best wishes.

Mark Parsons
Added by Mark Parsons on Jun 16, 2015 11:58 AM
John Stricklen
Were John's parents Doc and Meranda Stricklen???
If so we are related and I have had a difficult time finding Stricklen (Strickland) relatives.
Added by Harmonydawn on Feb 20, 2015 10:20 PM
Brenda Hooper
RE: Ancel Driggers
I will have to go look at this grave again. I have her as Ella Mae Millsapps as found on their marriage index.
More to come!
Added by Brenda Hooper on Feb 19, 2015 12:41 PM
Chris Wadley
RE: Fred Robinson
Thank you so much for the information. I'm a few thousand miles away in Idaho, so I won't be able to meet, but it's good information for me to put in the family history portfolio I'm compiling for descendants of the Robinson line.
Added by Chris Wadley on Jan 26, 2015 8:48 AM
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