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Rebecca Reuben Dyer (#47251670)
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Bio Photo born in Richmond, VA; retired from Federal Govt; descend from:

MATERNAL LINES: Adams, Wm Barton/MD, Robt Bowman/VA, Giles Carter/VA, Thos Carter/VA 1713, Clarkson, Conner, Joseph Craig, Capt James Crewes, Wm Hagood, Handy, Capt Danl Hankins/VA, Harris, Henry Haynes/VA 1745, Adam Linn/IRELAND>VA, John Mitchell/VA, John Nance/VA, Edw Philpott/MD, Francis Posey, Mildred Ratliff/VA, Jeffrey Robertson/VA, Marmaduke Semmes/Sims/MD, John Slaughter/HenVA, Thos Smoot/MD, Eusibious Stone/VA, Woodall/VA

PATERNAL LINES:
Hannah Atheron/ENG>VA, Col Wm Ball/ENG>VA, Burton, Giles Carter, Thos Chatten, Thaddeus Cooley/NY>VA, Capt James Crewe(s)/ENG>VA, David Dalton, Rev Benj Doggett/ENG>VA , James Dyer, Joseph Fortune, Capt David Fox, David Goode/GER>VA, Grayson, Joseph Heckman/GER>PA>VA, Helm, Hersent, Mosias Jones, Kenner, Key, Stephen King, Gabriel Maupin, Miller, Mullins, Dennis O'Brient, John Palmer, Thos Pearson, Jacob Prillaman/SWITZERLAND>MD>VA, Thos Ramsey/VA, Richard Reynolds, Rodham, Stephen Sharpe, John Snidow, Stanley, Amer Via, Waltz, Danl Witcher/VA

JAMESTOWNE SOCIETY
Col Wm Ball & Hannah Atheron
Capt James Crewes
Rev Benj Doggett
Capt David Fox
Richard Kenner
Rodham

HUGUENOT SOCIETY, MANAKIN TOWNE
Gabriel Maupin & Marie Hersent
Amer Via

COLONIAL WARS
Baynes Carter, Dunmore's War


COLONIAL DAMES
Hannah Atheron Ball
Col Wm Ball
Giles Carter
Capt James Crewes
Rev Benjamin Doggett
Gabriel Maupin/1701
Edward Philpott I
Francis Posey
Thomas Smoot


REVOLUTIONARY WAR ANCESTORS:
Baynes Carter/VA, PS
Daniel Conner/VA, CL
Geo Dyer/VA, LT, MD CL
Daniel Hankins/VA
Henry Haynes/VA, PS
Stephen King/VA
John Nance/VA, Soldier, Henry Co VA Militia
Dennis O'Brient, PS
Thos Pearson/VA, PVT, CL, Waxhaws
Jacob Brulmann/Prillaman/Switzerland>PA>MD>VA, PS
Thos Ramsey/VA, PS
Richard Reynolds/VA>GA, PS
Ignatious Simms/MD>VA, PS
David Robertson/VA, CL
Philip Snidow/VA, PVT, PA>VA
Thaddeus Cooley/NY>VA, PS
Daniel Witcher/VA, CS, VA>TN


WAR OF 1812
Capt Jesse Carter/VA




Member Necostin Chapter, Natl Society Colonial Dames XVII Century:
Edw Philpott I, Marmaduke Simms

Member Natl Society Daughters of American Revolution, Mt. Vernon Chapter:
Baynes Carter (PS), Thos Ramsey (PS), Ignatious Simms (PS)
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Howard Cobb
Reynolds
I would like to get this right. We you have time if you could send me the information I will make changes. Thanks Howard Cobb
Added by Howard Cobb on Aug 27, 2016 8:58 AM
SallyP
RE: JHHP
Copy that! I hope you love it! ~ Sally
Added by SallyP on Aug 26, 2016 8:34 AM
Howard Cobb
RE: Richard Reynolds
Can you send me the memorial number for Richard Reynolds?

Thanks
Added by Howard Cobb on Aug 25, 2016 6:30 PM
SallyP
RE: JHHP
You are going to love the publication "Joseph Gravely of Leatherwood." Have you ordered a copy yet? Let me know when you receive your copy. Very handy!
Added by SallyP on Aug 16, 2016 9:09 AM
SallyP
RE: JHHP
You are going to love the publication "Joseph Gravely of Leatherwood." Have you ordered a copy yet? Let me know when you receive your copy. Very handy!
Added by SallyP on Aug 16, 2016 7:10 AM
SallyP
RE: aunt Edie
Hi there!
I teach online courses and I have a class that begins tomorrow so I am setting up for the class today. I wanted to let you know that in case I do not get back to you in a timely manner.
I think you have told me about Aunt Edie before. Wasn't the the young lady who Patsy Dyer Gravely (?) taught to cook, who became an excellent cook, and who cooked for that Gravely family for many years?
I will look for the article you mentioned later today. I have not even stopped for lunch yet, but I will soon.
Thanks!
SallyP
Added by SallyP on Aug 15, 2016 11:21 AM
SallyP
Joseph Henry Harrison Gravely (1841- )
According to "Joseph Gravely of Leatherwood," Joseph Henry Harrison Gravely (1841- ) was a son of Willis Gravely. Joe, as he was called, was married three times: 1) Francis McCabe (1842-1864), 2) Anne Eliza Griggs (1848-Abt 1889 or 1880), and 3) Miss Hendricks.
Added by SallyP on Aug 14, 2016 12:08 AM
SallyP
William Armistead Gravely, Sr. (1837-1862)
FAMILY POSTCARD

Me thinkest this, but I am not at my house at the moment so I can not do a look-up. I hope everything is correct.

Willis Gravely and Ann Nancy Marshall (Barrow) Gravely had several children. Among their children were William Armistead Gravely (1837-1862) and Joseph Henry Harrison Gravely (18401920). William Armistead Gravely, Jr. (1862- ) was the son of William Armistead Gravely, Sr. (1837-1862).
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William Armistead Gravely, Jr. (1862- ) wrote this holiday postcard greeting to his Uncle Joseph "Joe" Henry Harrison Gravely (1841- ).

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How are you all this Christmas? Wish I could see you all. Will try to do so later. I have been very busy and have not had time to go anywhere. Wish you all could come over [?] to see us. Wishing you many returns of Christmas.
I am your nephew.
W. A. Gravely
= = = = = Transcription By SGP = = = = =

Please see if I have transcribed you postcard correctly.

It is postmarked Dec 27, Danville, VA. I do not see a year which would have been helpful in identifying both the sender of the postcard as well as his uncle. It looks as if it might say "19--" but I am not sure.

SallyP
Added by SallyP on Aug 13, 2016 5:49 PM
SallyP
RE: WILLIS G
Either way is fine! So thrilled! Thank you again!
Added by SallyP on Aug 13, 2016 4:17 PM
SallyP
RE: WILLIS G
Did I read correctly? A transfer to me. I would appreciate that more that I can express. Thank you in advance. I do not know if I ever told you this, but I am twice descended from Joseph Gravely, first through Joseph's oldest son Jabez Gravely and second through Joseph's youngest son Willis Gravely. My grandparents were fourth (?) cousins. Having a double dose of Gravely genes is a good thing. Right?
Added by SallyP on Aug 13, 2016 10:11 AM
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