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Sherlock (#47426049)
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Bio Photo I have spent many years researching my ancestors. Surnames connected to my father's line: Halterman,Myers,Shanks,Barnes,Baker,Petticord,Floyd,Cox,Robinson, Barnett,Glass,Evans and Huff from OH, PA, MD

Surnames connected to my mother's line are: Greene,Green,Watson,Sherrill,Carlton,Livingston, Marley,Ferguson,Wallace,White,Triplett,Laws, McKee,Allison,Durham,Bailey,Lowrance,Bray, Hodges,and Hamby from North Carolina. My third great grandmother in NC is believed to be a full blood Cherokee. Perhaps DNA will prove it.

I only enter and manage memorials that are of my family & ancestors. Please respect my request to manage Find A Grave memorials of my ancestors entered by someone with no family connection. I have met some very nice people who will transfer a cousin or ancestor that does not meet the FAG guide lines, and some members who are in no way connected but will not part with the management of a memorial that they made. If you do not want to transfer a memorial when asked, do not send me mail about the FAG guidelines. I have read them and I think the relationship does not go far enough. If it is a cousin that you can add information about it will be helpful to anyone working on genealogy. If you know nothing about the person please transfer as requested.

The Schupp's from Germany adopted my Baker grandmother and therefore I entered memorials for all the Schupp's connected to her adopted family.

Many NC families migrated to Coshocton County, Ohio starting in 1920 and continued through the 1930's. Most (if not all), are connected to my NC ancestors. I will make memorials for those who lived, had children, and died here. I have known many of these people since I was a child.

WHEN I ADD A FAMILY PICTURE TO THE MEMORIALS, DO NOT COPY THEM WITHOUT MY APPROVAL. IN NO WAY ARE THEY TO BE COPIED AND USED ON ANY INTERNET GENEALOGY SITE. I have found copies of my pictures on and GENI genealogy sites that were taken without my permission. Any member of Find A Grave that does not honor this restriction will be tracked down and reported.

I recently found some of my entire Find A Grave memorials copied and put on GENI and Rootsweb. The FAG memorials are managed only by me and when copied and added to other websites, I cannot change or delete them. This must be stopped.

Do you know that Find A Grave genealogy and pictures are now part of If you did not want your information spread around everywhere it is too late. This included copyrighted family pictures. You have to pay for information including what was yours.

I also follow the Federal Law at 17 U.S.C 107 about copying information and pictures and using them for other than personal use.

It is OK to copy pictures of grave stones. Thanks

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Hi there,
I got your message about Richard and Zora.
Here is what I have.

Richard Lee Greene
b. May 1873 - Watauga Co., North Carolina
d. 28 Sep 1918 - Burke Co., North Carolina

m. Abt. 1888

Conzora Elizabeth Carlton
b. May 1868 - Watauga Co., North Carolina
d. 24 Jun 1942 - Pittsylvania Co., Virginia

1. Manarka Lou Greene Adkins (1889-1933)
2. Sara Thurza Greene Carswell (1893-1992)
3. Mila Greene (1895-????)
4. William McKinley Greene (1896-1975)
5. Ola Mae Greene McLean (1899-1982)
6. George Carl Greene (1906-1977)
7. Mattie Beatrice Greene Reece (1909-1998)
8. Nettie Zelma Greene Kirkpatrick (1912-1969)

After Richard L. Greene's death in 1918, Zora married James M. Garfield Reece on March 21, 1920 in Mecklenburg Co., Virginia.
He was born in 1876 in North Carolina and died after the 1940 census was taken.

James M. Garfield Reece
b. Abt. 1876 - North Carolina
d. Abt. 1940

m. 12 Apr 1897 - Yadkin Valley, Caldwell, North Carolina

Nancy Jane Campbell
b. 15 May 1878 - Caldwell Co., North Carolina
d. 09 Jan 1916

1. Conner Lee Reece (1898-????)
2. John Washington Reece (1900-1955) (Married Mattie B. Greene, daughter of Zora Carlton Greene Reece)
3. James Asby Reece (1902-????)
4. Ethel Mae Reece (1904-????)
5. George Franklin Reece (1906-????) (I think this is the George that is referred to in Zora's obit.)
6. Annie Belle Reece (1909-1937)
7. Collis Eugene Reece (1910-????)
8. Kattie Reece (1913-????)
9. Lewis Reece (1915-????)

I hope this helps! Let me know if you have any questions about this or it doesn't make any sense.
It was nice hearing from you and I hope you are doing well.
Take care,
Added by Greene-Shemwell on Jul 23, 2016 5:05 PM
Ellen Hamby
RE: I was wrong
You wrote (in April 2015,) "Her profile still has negative remarks about you, and the contact email address is still there. I must have looked at the wrong person. You know who I am talking about."

Yes, I know that person. The nasty remarks about me are still on her page, and now she has the nerve to ask me (again) for the transfer of an uncle--as if I'd be likely to do her any favors.

I hope you're happy and healthy.
Added by Ellen Hamby on Jul 11, 2016 3:52 PM
I did have a bio at one time..........too many people with lots of questions. I don't mind helping......but a little over whelming.
Added by PLS on Jul 01, 2016 5:08 AM
There were quite a bit on there I took off that most likely came from the hints but they were all over my Howden side Hinshaw and Church side still not sure how your related figured must had been Church but i just took any off any with names on your list for now. So if it was me causing you problems some how hope its fixed
Added by Sho on Jun 29, 2016 6:00 PM
I had 1 Barnett i was in charge of that married one of Claude Churches gals I removed since it was a marriage other than that i went through your list at least on Geni and I'm following profiles but not owner of them however someone recently asked me to collaborate with them named Lefebvre.
amazing thing is how many of those last names are here where i live my teacher was a Durham Hamby sounds really familiar assuming probably from old church family reunions my dads family in the census were neighbors of Ferguson a lot so who knows. anyways i took the Barnett guy off Claude was my Great Grandfathers brother been a long time but we use to have Church family reunions i think in Toppenish Wa after Lester died think we stopped having them but would still be nice for future generations to know who relatives were i have green or greenes from 1400 1500 that im following not owner of
Added by Sho on Jun 29, 2016 5:24 PM
RE: Shanks
my moms ex married i believe a brown her daughter married a Shanks so that is pretty distant and by my sisters sisters marriage not really to me none of my sisters have both the same parents as me but still my sisters. however do think i have come across some your names usually further in the tree
i think i had some triplets way back somewhere not finding them now but that would had been from one my great aunts families i think they did a lot of work looking stuff up and wanted me to carry on the tree and share it with others family members. it would cost a whole lot to print out documents for every member so internet makes it easier so i have got info from my great Aunts and uncle and stuff that they have researched before me and I try to research myself which is limited online even when i go to the genealogy place in town and they try to help me they bring up my pages
Added by Sho on Jun 29, 2016 12:01 PM
off the bat my sisters sisters name is shanks
Added by Sho on Jun 24, 2016 11:10 AM
do you use any other sites besides find a grave
I'd be happy to collaborate with you on family if any of them are the same i got aunts and stuff some have names with your last name on more than one side of my family, I see people post my side on like the stories i find it interesting i wasn't alive in the 1900s i haven't taken anyone's pictures and shared them on any of these sites unless were gave to me or in my possession on Geni i was linking to the link that was showing a preview of what the page looked like. I do have some those names clear down and might have some close also. In genealogy sites you usually put the brothers and sisters of the person down also makes it easier to find others i do really thank the people that make it possible to do it online do the research and put it here. But makes it really interesting trying to dodge certain last names when they come up in more than 1 side of the family and have no idea how were even related or not related if i have any of your info obviously we are related somehow still never figured out if you even meant me. As for pictures i got printed pictures my great Aunts and uncle gave me to carry on the family tree. anyways i dont know if you use others i only have a few people on here i put on find a grave and they were related and i have transferred them to other people that might not be related that may have more info or be better at genealogy. Also on Geni just because you follow the family or a manager doesn't mean you are the owner. most things i have entered im basically the only one that has looked at it but its suppose to be for me and family so i still dont know
Added by Sho on Jun 24, 2016 10:57 AM
George Falk
Dannal Affolter.
The change to his mother's maiden name is done.
Thanks for info
Added by George Falk on Jun 21, 2016 2:35 PM
Dave Harnett
Charles McLean memorial
Thanks for the reminder! To answer your, the memorial was never transferred to me.
Added by Dave Harnett on Jun 12, 2016 1:33 PM
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