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Gwendolyn Gathings Armstrong (#47546384)
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Bio Photo Hello Everyone - I have been doing genealogy for 12 years-off/on. I found Find-A-Grave while doing research and think it a great indexing site for graves. And a great way to help families locate each other. I worked in the oil industries for about 22 years. Was a single mom raising two sons. I am biased but they turned out wonderful. Not only are they good looking but they have wonderful productive successful lives. Now I just recently married a wonderful retired marine and I do genealogy research. Happy Hunting Everyone - Gwen
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RE: Thelma Boatright Armstrong
You are welcome!
Added by Mary on Dec 02, 2014 10:09 PM
Greg Hetzler
Memorial# 69322692
Hello. I am not related. I wanted to let you know a link was recently made to one of your memorials. I only took the photograph and searched for a home. The link is for Edith Winchester, likely the youngest daughter, of Henry Alonzo and Margaret C Gathings Winchester. Born in Union County, North Carolina on Jun 10 1887 and died Jul 29 1887. RIP.
Added by Greg Hetzler on Dec 02, 2014 5:05 PM
RE: Thelma Boatright Armstrong
You are very welcome.
Added by Mary on Nov 30, 2014 3:18 PM
David & Jerry Gathings
Hi,thank you for the kind words.The transfers are done,if you come across any other family of yours I've done just let me know.It doesn't matter to me how close or how far apart the link may be.
Added by LADONNA GREER COLLETT on Nov 09, 2014 7:35 PM
RE: Sarah Hartman 8749236
She is puzzling that's for sure! Makes one wonder if its even the same person, or two with very simialr names/dates.

Since death certificates are notorious for incorrect data; meaning they're only as accurate as the informants knowledge of them was, I generally go with what's on the stone and put some sort of explanation in the bio area. I will happily add any info, from any contributor. This lets the viewing patron make up their own mind.

Also, unless known otherwise, what's on the stone is what we are suppose to post in the memorials.

I'll put this name on the back burner for now as I'm trying to finish up another cemetery, but in mean time if you come up with anything else - likes marriage records, please let me know. If we had verifiable marriage dates/places it would sure help!

Added by Deb on Sep 19, 2014 11:10 PM
Jane Marie Morrison
RE: 23207759 John Joseph Canty
I'm sorry but my health has tanked and I am unable to drive to Calvary cemetery right now. I don't know if my health will improve.

I have a link to free early newspapers in California. You might have some luck with it.

FYI - I don't have a photo for that memorial which means I added that when I first started and did not have a digital camera. When I wrote down names, I tended to stay in one area and cover 2 to 5 rows in a section.

Calvary cemetery charges $25 for genealogy research. As a result, I send for death certificates because they are cheaper - they cost $21.

I'm sorry I can't be of help and I wish you the best of luck. I know what it is to search for people. It took me 6 years to find my paternal great grandfather.

I did find a minimal obituary for him and transcribed it. Unfortunately, it was not very informative.
Added by Jane Marie Morrison on Sep 16, 2014 12:55 PM
Dana Garrow
Grace Mauldin
Hi! I was out at Prospect Baptist in Stanly County yesterday… looking for family and photo requests. I was not able to locate Grace but her husband is there with a single marker. There is some space beside him on either side that may have been her resting place but no marker… so I could not verify that she actually is there. Oddly enough, there is a contact for the cemetery that may could help… I have his phone number and name. Send me an email ( and I'll share it with you - He was helping another person on Find A Grave to locate their family members in the cemetery and I bet he could tell you for certain that she is buried there. Take care and hope to hear from you soon! Blessings, Dana
Added by Dana Garrow on Aug 26, 2014 9:22 AM
Duke and Kathy
Prudence Margaret Scoggins
Went out today and that little corner chip to the right botton of the marker there is a 76. D & K
Added by Duke and Kathy on Jun 11, 2014 12:35 PM
RE: Armstrong's at Rosehill
Generally speaking, I do not photograph in Chicago. If you provide me documentation that the cemetery says I can photograph there I would most likely go for you. Ace
Added by Ace on Jun 10, 2014 4:02 PM
RE: Lady Armstrong
Yes, I believe you should call them back.

The cemetery map is on the Forest Home Cemetery page and can be seen by clicking on "Click here to view all images ..." link at the lower right.

Perhaps you could print this out and ask what sections the grave is between while you are on the phone. Thank you! Ace
Added by Ace on Jun 09, 2014 2:08 AM
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