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Frances Rogers (#47089854)
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Bio Photo I am a retired elementary school teacher and administrator. I am very passionate about genealogy and the history of Western North Carolina and Blount/Monroe Counties of Tennessee. I will be happy to share photographs from local cemeteries here in the Crabtree/Iron Duff area of Haywood County, NC.

If you have time, I would appreciate your paying a visit to the memorial for my brother David Edwards Nichols, Metz Cemetery, Graham County, NC. David passed away on February 17, 2012. He was an avid genealogist and took many photos of stones for Find A Grave, as well as located pictures of individuals so I could post them. I have many more to post because he worked much faster than I. He's in Heaven now, and knows the answers to many of the questions I still have about our ancestors--always a step ahead of me. Thank you.

David Edward Nichols

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Dale Coletta
RE: Email
Frances, thank you so very much for this information. Please do send me the articles regarding Robert Andrew and Hannah.
Added by Dale Coletta on Sep 16, 2016 6:55 PM
Dale Coletta
Rosetta Bailey Hampton
Rosetta's father was Robert Andrew Bailey who died in 1942 from suicide and whose burial place is unknown to me. Her mother, Hannah Bradford Bailey Hammett, was my great aunt.

Thank you for all that you do.

Dale Bradford Coletta
Added by Dale Coletta on Sep 12, 2016 6:45 PM
Marley Lowe
RE: Ronnie Gene Burchfield
Thank you so much Frances for informing me of my Burchfield lineage. I'm going to add in some new names beyond Alden Howell Burchfield. I am also curios about Anna McKinney and if we're related to the McKinneys at all besides Nathan's wife.
Added by Marley Lowe on Sep 01, 2016 1:09 AM
JoAnn Blunt
RE: Re: William Harvey Rogers
Thanks for the reply Frances! That is probably the answer. My Grandmother Ethel was 13 (and the oldest) at the time of America's death in child birth. She went back to Swain Co. NC to live with America's parents then. There were younger siblings so I always wondered who took care of them. Ethel died in 1973 before I started genealogy. My mother knew nothing about Harve Rogers so I'm guessing he was the "black sheep" in the family. I will keep digging!
Added by JoAnn Blunt on Aug 30, 2016 5:02 AM
Marley Lowe
Close Burchfield decendant
Hello Frances, my name is Marley Lowe and I am the eldest grandchild of Ronnie Gene Burchfield. I am doing genealogy on his family tree and I am asking you if you know his relationship to Nathaniel Burchfield who married Anna McKinney. I saw that you posted on both groups of families and I just thought maybe we're all cousins. I hope to hear from you soon and thank you.
Added by Marley Lowe on Aug 30, 2016 2:49 AM
JoAnn Blunt
William Harvey Rogers & America Bailey
Hi Frances: William Harvey & America were my gr-grandparents. America died Jan 14 1922 in Colquitt Co. GA. Several years ago we went to the court house in Colquitt & found a marriage record for W.H. Rogers & Annie Smith on Jul 2 1922. He had several small children so it stands to reason he would be looking for a caregiver for them. In the 1930 census he is listed a a widow. Have you found anything about a marriage for him before he married Rosetta about 1945? Thanks for any info you can provide. JoAnn Blunt
Added by JoAnn Blunt on Aug 28, 2016 12:24 PM
John "J-Cat" Griffith
RE: Frank Case #80383873
Hello Frances, thanks for contacting me in regards to the memorial for Frank Case. As for the Jefferson Barracks Nat. Cemetery photo posted, if you look at any of the listing in that cemetery, you'll notice they all have my entrance photo posted. Entrance photos are on just about every cemetery listed on Find a Grave. They don't count towards the number of photos posted in bio page. The normal number for photos posted on a non famous tribute is five. However if you or anyone were to sponsor Case's memorial page for $5, Find a Grave increases the photo count to 20 pictures and that would solve this problem. This option can be explained by clicking on learn more about removing the ads from this memorial link at the top of the bio. Best always,
Added by John "J-Cat" Griffith on Aug 21, 2016 8:05 AM
Nan Wall Hay
Family Ties
Frances, you are my cousin! Ive heard my Granny speak of Aunt Sally a million times. She was the sister of my grandpa, Charles Henderson Ditmore. You can join the Ditmore clan and get tons of genealogy if you dont already have it. Reba is my mother. ;) 💖 Nan Wall Hay
Added by Nan Wall Hay on Aug 19, 2016 2:10 AM
R & J Black & G Key
Thank you Fran for the kind transfer of Thelma.
Added by R & J Black & G Key on Aug 10, 2016 8:05 AM
Susan Cullen Schwartz
RE: Hello
Nice to meet you. I am Susan Cullen Schwartz, Ruth's husband's Augie's sister was my mother Margaret. I will be seeing Pat Yates, their daughter, later this week and will tell her about our contact.
Added by Susan Cullen Schwartz on Aug 08, 2016 10:26 PM
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