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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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Brenda Ward
Leonard Walter Charles
He is my Uncle. He married Velva Akers. They are buried in the Presbyterian Church grave yard in Amelia Court House, Virginia. They have a fine monument inscribed CHARLES, definitely not the picture that in listed in "Find A Grave". I was at the gravesite on August 23, 2015.
Added by Brenda Ward on May 31, 2016 3:48 PM
Myron Richardson
Christopher Columbus Rakes
A Virginia Death Certificate exists for Mr Christopher Columbus Rahes.
Death 17 Mar 1930
Jefferson Hospital
Roanoke, Virginia, USA
Added by Myron Richardson on May 30, 2016 11:22 AM
Ginger Martin
Noton N, Ramsey

Thanks for the heads-up about the duplicate. I didn't see the other record because the first name was misspelled.

I have moved the picture and deleted my record.

Thanks again and have a great day.

Ginger Martin
Added by Ginger Martin on May 11, 2016 4:47 PM
Thomas Wise Rorrer, Jr.
Merging Cemeteries
You should contact Findagrave and ask them to merge the two cemeteries. After you have done this I will delete any duplicates.Instructions are found under Help With Findagrave, found under Actions.
Added by Thomas Wise Rorrer, Jr. on Mar 20, 2016 1:07 PM
Shirley Bybee
Emma Bertine
Hi Katherine,

If I remember correctly all of my information came from under Florida, cemeteries and county.

Good luck in your research.

Added by Shirley Bybee on Feb 04, 2016 2:42 PM
Renee Brisendine
Ludie Anglin 133396729

I have some questions regarding the links you want added.

Please contact me

Added by Renee Brisendine on Nov 30, 2015 9:59 AM
RE: Mary Walton marker
Sure. Glad I could help
Added by Nikki on Nov 28, 2015 5:52 PM
I have requested information from Forest Lawn Cemetery. They are having difficulty finding a record of Mary Walton. if you call the cemetery and ask for the location of her grave, I'll be happy to take the picture. I just can't get it. Thanks
Added by Nikki on Nov 22, 2015 6:04 PM
Carolina Caswell
Thanks for letting me know. Apparently the 2010 memorial was in the Green Vaughn Cemetery when I created the 2012 memorial and was later moved to the Rorrer Cemetery. I'll request a merge.
Added by Carolina Caswell on Nov 22, 2015 5:26 PM
Jan Bellard
RE: Sallie Bateman Compton
Added by Jan Bellard on Nov 09, 2015 7:06 AM
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