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Janet (#47382364)
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Bio Photo I've been researching my family for about 15 years, starting with my maternal grandparents. They were born in Campbell County, Tennessee and migrated by covered wagon to Oklahoma.

I have tried to restrict my memorials to my direct paternal and maternal family lines, the grandparents of various degrees. Then somehow some aunts and uncles of various degrees were included, then a few cousins, then . . .

Of course, Find A Grave requires that we know where are ancestors are buried in order to create memorials on this web site, thus, the further we go back the fewer memorials we each have because we do not know where those early ancestors are. However, there are known burial locations for at least two of my ancestors that go waaaaay, way back. You might want to visit their memorials:
William and Matilda . They are my 28th great grandparents on my paternal grandmother's side of the family. When you get back that far, you have a LOT of cousins.
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I invite researchers of East Tennessee to the memorial for Peter Graham Fulkerson . The name P.G. Fulkerson is probably more familiar. P.G. was a farmer, lawyer, judge and district attorney general who also had an interest in history and genealogy. He created brief records, perhaps a paragraph or two, of some of the early settlers of Claiborne County. As he created for some of my ancestors, his memorial is my brief record, a paragraph or two, of The Honorable Peter Graham Fulkerson.

Take time to follow the link on his memorial to his answers to The Tennessee Civil War Veterans Questionnaires.


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Marilyn
RE: Gloria Fields Eib
You are quite welcome. If you would like memorial transfered to you for maintenance, please let me know.
Added by Marilyn on Nov 21, 2014 4:31 PM
Marilyn
RE: James Eib, 135941225
You're welcome. Didn't know if you needed the other 2 or not but did add them to Find A Grave. If you want me to transfer Gloria Eib, please let me know.
Added by Marilyn on Oct 28, 2014 10:48 AM
Marilyn
RE: James Eib, 135941225
Glad I could help. I made memorials for both Helen Cody Eib & Gloria L. Eib and if you would like me to transfer them to you, I would be glad to do so.
Added by Marilyn on Oct 27, 2014 3:42 PM
Brenda McColister (Lee)
RE: James Eib, 135941225
thanks Janet for letting me know :)
Added by Brenda McColister (Lee) on Oct 27, 2014 1:59 PM
Barb
RE: Paul Frederick 119377842
Hi Janet,

I found how to do the memorial and I created a new one.I have deleted the one from the cemetery.
The new one is 137378891

But how do I delete the cemetery I created?

thanks,
Barb
Added by Barb on Oct 17, 2014 3:04 PM
Barb
RE: Paul Frederick 119377842
Thanks for the note.
I would love to know how to set that up. Can you tell me what to do or select and I can follow the directions.

thanks,
Barb
Added by Barb on Oct 17, 2014 2:29 PM
J Wiese
RE: Mary Pierce Jones
You're welcome. Originally posted her info before I knew about linking. Thanks for the suggestion.
Added by J Wiese on Oct 12, 2014 5:21 PM
Tom Denardo
RE: Twiehaus Family/Floral Hills
yo are welcome
Added by Tom Denardo on Sep 23, 2014 4:44 AM
John Brooks
RE: James Eib, III
Glad I could help.
Added by John Brooks on Sep 20, 2014 9:24 PM
Brenda McColister (Lee)
Hi
Are you related to James Eib in Kansas city Mo, I do have photos of him. He married Vera Otten. I only have Vera's Obit. I am their adopted grandchild. My adopted father was Dan Otten the son of Vera Otten who was married to Frank Otten as well as a Ed Kelly.
Added by Brenda McColister (Lee) on Sep 18, 2014 7:50 AM
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