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- the Magruders of Florida (c. 1860-present: Brevard, Volusia, Orange, Seminole, and Jefferson counties), Georgia (c. 1785-1860: Brooks, Thomas, Monroe, Richmond, McDuffie, Richmond, and Columbia counties), and Maryland (1652-1850);
- the McGarrity family of Texas (Brownwood/Brown County);
- the Noble family of Alabama (Anniston/Calhoun County, etc.), Georgia (Floyd County), and Pennsylvania;
- the Bell family of Alabama (Anniston/Calhoun County, etc.), Georgia (Atlanta area), and South Carolina (Charleston and St. James Goose Creek);
- the Smith and Norris families of Alabama (primarily Fayette County, pre-Civil War and beyond); and
- the Persons family of central Alabama, Georgia, the Carolinas, and Virginia.
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|Alton Christie||Walter Wetherington # 153273705|
Hi. I am doing some research on the Wetherington Family. I believe that the J.W. Wetherington # 8735970 buried in Hebron Cemetery is the same person as your Walter Wetherington # 153273705. Also do you know the idenity of Clyde Leigh's 3rd husband whose last name was Steele? Note* I have sent a request to link this J.W. Wetherington to Clyde Leigh. Alton
|Sheila Ward||Swamp Creek cemetery records|
I live near the cemetery and the people you listed are related to me by either Allen or McCullers. Do you have any others from that cemetery. I would be interested in managing it.
|BrianTB||RE: C. C. Magruder|
You are certainly welcome! Please let me know if you need any others in the DC/MD/VA area! Happy New Year!
Added by BrianTB on Dec 28, 2015 9:35 AM
|scottr73||RE: Stephen Robinson|
I am assuming we may be related...Stephen Thomas Robinson was a son of John Robinson (buried at the same cemetery-1776-1849). I am a descendant of Murray Robinson (brother of Stephen). I have a few more headstone photos from the Robinsons's in Second Presbyterian Cemetery from a trip to Charleston a few years ago.
Added by scottr73 on Dec 26, 2015 8:21 PM
|J.J. Metzler&M Sutton||Bell/Forest Park|
Also added Lewis Bell II
|L Ferree||Re Anne Jones # 131347352|
According to Oakland records, she is buried next to her husband. As you can see on his memorial, the lot is empty. That's too bad, because Oakland has complete different dates than what are on the memorial. She is listed as "Mrs. J. W. Jones", buried in grave 10 (Dr. J. W. is in grave 11.) Her death/burial date (records don't indicate which) is given as June 3, 1890. Her age is given as 33. Formal records weren't kept until about 1909. Up until then, various sextons kept hand-written records of varying degrees of accuracy. Perhaps the "33" was really 83 or 92. Perhaps 1890 should have been 1880. About all they got the same as you is the month of death. I will add the photo of the empty lot.
Added by L Ferree on Oct 08, 2015 12:24 PM
|Robert Eldridge||RE: Margaret Eldridge|
I agree that typically the 8 July 1909 date shown on the marker for #25345436 would represent a death date but as Margaret is shown at Madison Co Mississippi on the 1910 census aged 9m born Mississippi (indexed by Ancestry as Margaret Eldredge), in this case, where her parents are in the same Cemetery, it looks to be her birth date.
Census reference Year: 1910; Census Place: Beat 1, Madison, Mississippi; Roll: T624_750; Page: 28B; Enumeration District: 0029; FHL microfilm: 1374763
You're very welcome!
|Bill and Denise||RE: Mary Dukes|
It is never a wild goose chase. We always hope we will find the headstone and we enjoy the cemeteries.
|Helen Cooper||RE: Stephen Thomas Robinson|
Hi! Enlarging the picture and looking at in person was the same... very difficult. The record of the church does not have a transcription written down. Having it cleaned would produce it. Maybe requesting an additional pic from another volunteer would get better results with what they can see or their camera will pick up? :)
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