|Del Groves (#47084264)|
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Research of my families encompasses a wide-ranging list of surnames and locales. My primary focus is (paternal) Fortney, Groves & Summers and (maternal) Armstrong, Boylen & Fawley all of whom eventually ended-up in West Virginia including those who migrated early-on from Maryland, Pennsylvania & (old) Virginia.|
The majority of memorials I have created are of my relatives. However, I have created some memorials for unrelated folks whose headstones I just happened to photograph while visiting a particular cemetery. If I have created a memorial that you'd like transferred to you, please send a note via normal channels under the 'Edit' tab of the memorial with a comment stating your relationship to that person.
Headstone Photos: permission is hereby given to relatives to use my headstone photos for their personal use. You can right click on a photo and select to Save to your computer.
If you are or think you are related to me, please contact me by email and/or visit my website.
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|PhilKel||Georgia Cain Frowen|
Hi; Thank you for the info on Georgia. All may be correct except her burial. She is in Pt Marion Fayette Co. Pa. along with her husband Chauncey D. Frowen. At this time I'm guessing she died in WV. and was shipped to be buried with her husband. I'll do some more research to make sure if possible.
Added by PhilKel on Jul 12, 2016 2:40 PM
|Sondra Reger||McClain Cem. Roane, WV|
I just found the cemetery under just McClain, West Virginia, Roane. Creed is there along with others. so the McClain/Summers is not correct, sorry.
I contacted Linda Cottrell Liss who know a lot of information on Roane, Cemeteries. Here is what she has so far and will see what else she can find.
There is a McClain/Summers Cem. in Roane County. It's on Find-a-Grave & Robert Alexander McClain & wife Sarah Jane [Summers] McClain are buried there.
His death cert, Roane Co. #12516 listed as b. 14 March 1837 & d. 20 Oct 1922.
and the birth county is Monongalia not Magnolia.
According to Doddridge Co., WV marriages, p. 134, line 15, R. A. McClain age 23 & Sarah J. Summers were married 14 April 1861 by Eli M. Gaston. Says he was born in Maygola [Magnolia] Co., VA and she b. in Ritchie Co., VA(WV). He listed as son of Robert & Elizabeth McClain & Sarah the dau. Of Elijah Summers. Will see is there is a McClain Cem. In Doddridge or Ritchie Co.
|ClaraRae Haught||RE: McClain Cemetery, Roane Co WV|
Sorry that I have been so long messaging you. I do not live in WV. Sorry that I can't help you with your search. Would like to take a trip to WV. If I learn anything I will let you know.
|June||RE: Uriah Benjamin Cheshire #74492420|
My line was Poland, I was really fascinated with the stone in that cemetery. I live in KS and was only visiting. I would suggest you contact Mary Poland in that same area she has photos in the same cemetery. Mary lives in the area and is quite knowledgeable about the families. Sorry I can't be of help.
Added by June on Jul 09, 2016 11:23 AM
|Terri & Stan||RE: Samuel Leonard Kisnter #68429983|
Del, here are the children that we have listed for Samuel Leonard Kisner....
Joseph Owen Kisner
Mary Ann Kisner
John Allen Kisner
Sarah Ann Kisner
Hester Ann Kisner
Allen Henry Kisner
Samuel Roby Kisner
George W. Kisner (Stan's ancestor)
No mention of an Ashford anywhere than we can find, though....
|Mike Hahn||RE: Bettie Summers #10528522|
The middle name come from the Washington County Maryland Cemetery Records, Volume 2, page 48. The memorials were read and recorded in the mid 1930's
|Bob Matthews||RE: Broandus Brock Fortney, Sr|
Sent you an e-mail. Afraid not a lot of new info. I think Lennis and Ellen are same person. If you don't get e-mail, let me know.
|Lisa Carper-Stott||RE: McClain Cemetery, Roane Co WV|
I believe that today there was a McLain family reunion at the Aplin Church in Jackson County. I didn't see the signs till tonight.
|David Taylor||McClain Cemetery|
My wife and I were at the cemetery 3 years ago, and I photographed the entire cemetery, but so far I can't locate the photographs. We possibly will be in the area this August and I will try and photograph it again.
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