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Pat Thomas (#47094871)
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I work primarily with my relatives memorials. Management of non-relatives' memorials may be transferred upon request. I welcome information and corrections, including cited source documents.
Ancestors: Balliet, Billingsley, Buchanan, Burcham, Capps, Carter, Clark, Craig, Follmer, Fulbright, Hadley, Hendershott, Johnson, Lakey, Leckenby, Levan, Mickley, Miller, Privett, Reese, Romig, Romines, Sanders, Siegfried, Skinner, Stacy, Thomas, Wheeler, and Upchurch. Also: Berei, Blake, Blind, Bryant, Dickens, Huffman, Nigheger, Simcox, Stein, Thomas, and Wiseman.
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Theresa Brown
Jacob Andrews
Well here we go again.I found that Jacob's wife's
name was Margaret M. Chaffin.Not Mary Ellen.I found them in the 1900 Webster County,Missouri census book on page 252 and in the 1910 Webster County,Missouri census book on page 251.It listed
7 children as follows:
(1) Robert-Oct.9,1881 Webster County
(2) Hulda R.-Nov.1885
(3) Zella-Jan.1888
(4) Jessie- Oct.1893
(5) Effie-May,1898
(6) Lenard- 1903
(7) Emma E.-1908
Was wondering if you can tell me where Elizabeth Lakey Andrews is buried.She is the W/O James Andrews.Thank you in advance.
Added by Theresa Brown on Nov 19, 2015 7:17 PM
Theresa Brown
RE: John Burcham Lakey
Okay, i did some more digging in order to find out who Synthis E.C.Cobb was.No Jhon Burcham Lakey's first wife was Rebecca Ann Spurlock.After she died He the M/2 to Synthia E.C.Cobb on Jan.29,1890 in Ozark County,Mi.She died in Baxter County,Ark.John then M/3 to Mary Martha Arthita Catherine Cobb on Nov.10,1920 in BAXTER cOUNTY,aRK.wHAT CONNECTS THESE TWO GIRLS IS THEIR FATHER jOHN bEDFORD cOBB. tHE DIFFERENCE IS THEY HAVE DIFFERENT MOTHER'S.sYNTHIA'S mom is Nancy E,Guin and Mary's mom is Dorothy Martha Sanders. Here is the family trees that I found this on:Burns Haider Family Tree
and Lakey Family Tree Owner of that tree is phyquilter.Hope this helps.
Added by Theresa Brown on Aug 25, 2015 2:24 PM
Theresa Brown
RE: John Burcham Lakey Sr.
Okay this is getting really interesting. I found where he was married to Rebecca Ann Spurlock but I can't find out where she is buried.Then I foun where he m/2 to Synthia E.C.Cobb in 1890.Then I found where he was married to probably her sister Mary
Martha Cobb in 1920.Then I found a date for his death,which was June 29,1930 in Mountain Home,Baxter County,Ark.But I found him buried in the Lakey Cemetery West of Ava.Interesting to say the least.
Added by Theresa Brown on Aug 23, 2015 2:27 PM
RE: Simon Lakey, Sr 1828-1913
I love sharing family history. As a matter of fact I am going to the Library in Independence MO to do more research. I was just in Ava MO this summer and visited with some cousins. Do you have a account? Please let me know what you would like to know and if I have the info I will be glad to share. You are the first cousin I have been in contact with from the Wheeler side. Simon Lakey/Sarah Love's daughter Sarah Lakey is my Great grandmother married to William Hartley.

My email is

Best REgards,
Nell (Hartley) Beckman
Added by PurpleRosenb on Oct 09, 2014 4:35 PM
Family connections
I was wondering if you are on ancestry? I am researching my family heritage and it looks like we have two family lines in common - Lakey and Wheeler.
Added by PurpleRosenb on Oct 05, 2014 8:02 AM
Theresa Brown
Kezziah Romines Lakey
Morning Pat;
As to what page that query was on all was remember
it was in the back.What got my attention was the name Caroline. Now I've done my fair share all seeing the research & I don't recall seeing the
name of Caroline with any of the Lakey men.Could be wrong tho lol.
Added by Theresa Brown on Jun 02, 2014 9:03 AM
Theresa Brown
Brushy knob Cem
Hey girl was wondering if you might help me. You see Brushy Knob Cem. isn't any where near Vera Cruz,Mo. It's in Brushy Knob,Douglas County,Mo.So how can I get it changed?

Added by Theresa Brown on May 04, 2014 9:53 PM
Theresa Brown
war records
yes I did. They had some useful info.

Added by Theresa Brown on May 04, 2014 11:44 AM
Theresa Brown
Dora M McBride Moore
Hey lady how are you? I've got some paper work on the Strongs & the man you put in as Dora's husband is not the one they have down for her. They have that she is married to a Harvey Moore.

Added by Theresa Brown on Apr 30, 2014 1:26 PM
Mark Gaines Miles
RE: Providence Church Cemetery
Good Morning Pat! The Methodist Church has not heard of this site because it was so long ago. A friend who lives here in Lowndes County, Mississippi found the deed for Providence Methodist Episcopal Church, I located it on the county maps by meets and bounds description. It is on the land owned by Rev. Nathaniel Lawrence who settled here in the 1820's and is behind his once plantation home. Also, I have a narrative written by a family member in the 1940's who said his father told him to "bury me up yonder in the old Providence Graveyard". I still have more research work to do before I can be absolutely sure. There are over 100 graves in this cemetery but only about 20 stones. More work has to be done on this.
Added by Mark Gaines Miles on Nov 16, 2013 8:01 AM
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