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Katherine Boaz (#47157338)
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Since 2006 I have been unraveling the story of the John Wesley Hooker family from the Buffalo Ridge section of Patrick County, Virginia. He and his wife Margaret Akers raised 13 children. The quest has taken me to many libraries, court houses and grave yards. The distant relatives, that I have met along the way are the true treasures of the adventure. Along with the facts, I have collected and identified many old pictures, often put away in forgotten boxes. I have tried to share these pictures with their loved ones. In 2015 my research is mainly on the Nolen, Agee and Akers families.

Also researching my husband's family- the Ramsey, Gardner, Meshack Turner, Jamison and Pinkard families from Henry and Franklin Counties Virginia.

And researching my mother's family - the Manson, Blackwell, Bridgforth and Seay families in Lunenburg Co., Va and the Cunningham , Pollard and Allen families in Prince Edward Co, Va.
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Forest Lawn Photo Request
Hi, if you call the cemetery and get the section and plot, I will try and take the picture for you. The cemetery can be reached at 804 321-7655.
Added by Nikki on May 04, 2015 2:23 PM
Silas Self
Thank you for trying to fulfill my request for photos. I greatly appreciate your effort. Maggie
Added by Maggie on Apr 03, 2015 11:30 AM
Raymond Saunders
there is a duplicate memorial for him in the same cemetery that has a photo of his tombstone.
Added by deegraver on Apr 02, 2015 5:51 AM
Daisies and Dalmations
RE: Adam and Thomas Stultz
Thank you for that. I will look around for additional documents. Sometimes I have found cemetery books online. I'll try that.
Added by Daisies and Dalmations on Apr 01, 2015 10:51 AM
Daisies and Dalmations
Adam and Thomas Stultz
Hi Katherine, Thank you so much for all your effort in trying to locate their memorials. I will remove the photo request from find a grave and make a note in my research so I won't accidently request them again. Once more, thanks. Jacqui
Added by Daisies and Dalmations on Mar 31, 2015 5:31 PM
RE: Maupin marker

You are most welcome for the photos for the Maupins.
Have a great day.

Ken M.
Added by BIRDMAN on Mar 14, 2015 2:57 PM
larry eanes
William U. Agee
Hi, I blew the pic up and yes indeed it is a U. When it is blown up you can tell the U is faded or worn out on the right side and it looks like an L. I have changed the memorial to show such. Who were his parents, I will link them, Larry
Added by larry eanes on Feb 28, 2015 5:05 PM
Connie McKinley
Austin Agee # 99763331
Dear Katherine,
Thank you so much for going out and taking a picture of Austin's resting place. I do so appreciate your efforts!
Added by Connie McKinley on Feb 10, 2015 7:22 PM
Karl Clendening
RE: Photos East Hill Cemetery
The Salem Museum has records from the funeral home and from people who have searched the cemetery from the 60's. Oakely's funeral home claims to have buried them there; but there was no location for any of them. The city has taken over the cemetery and they had a location, which I searched and I did not find any of them. The city's records are not alays accurrate. I have seen some Brown's in East Hill Cemetery.
Added by Karl Clendening on Jan 16, 2015 9:17 PM
Exoney Sizemore / Yancey
Thanks so much for the info shared.

I will review and update the memorial.

check back in a week or so - and if it is not changed - please send me a friendly reminder.

Added by djyancey on Jan 10, 2015 4:56 PM
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