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rcrotwell (#47576940)
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Searching the following surnames: Crutchfield, Ledbetter, Smith, Craven, Caviness, McPherson, Austin, Kennedy, Leonard, Dorsett, Thomas, Crotwell.
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Linda Davis
RE: George Crotwell
All members are on "the staff" to solve problems as they are found.

On the discussion forum problems are presented and various members/volunteers help solve the problems with the support from staff personal if needed.

The guidelines instruct members, not staff, how to resolved duplicated memorials or what happens to Burial Unknown memorials when the cemetery memorial is found. Just making sure you were aware of the guidelines.

You made 3 memorials for one person and after asking you to resolve the two duplicates, you did. No further problem.
Added by Linda Davis on Jan 11, 2015 6:13 AM
Linda Davis
RE: George Crotwell
No kin.

Came across the surname while resolving another problem and your memorials were listed on the index after the search.

No problem here. Have a good day.
Added by Linda Davis on Jan 10, 2015 4:28 PM
Linda Davis
RE: George Crotwell
I noticed that you had a "few" BU or Burials Unknown.

You do realize that if the another memorial is made while from surveying an entire cemetery, it is not considered a duplicate as it has found the grave site and your BU will be merged into the grave site memorial.

Please read the guidelines on the left of any memorial under the link "Help with Find A Grave". The purpose of the website is to record grave sites and you have 30 days to find the grave site for any BU's.

Not trying to cause trouble but wanting you to be fully aware of the guidelines.

Added by Linda Davis on Jan 06, 2015 9:38 PM
Philip Huntley
RE: Your Sofge updates
I met your mother. You are my mother's first cousin. Are Isabel and Annabel your sisters?

I grew up in Columbia, SC and Isabel Mauterer (sp?) was the organist at our church.
Added by Philip Huntley on Nov 07, 2014 6:26 AM
Philip Huntley
Your Sofge updates
Memorial# 79464657
I appreciate the Augusta Chronicle obituary you added for my grandmother. It is a poignant addition that I had not seen. I plan on adding a photo of "one of the most beautiful young women in Augusta in 1920!" I am curious about how you were aware of the additional information you added on the Sofges.
Added by Philip Huntley on Nov 04, 2014 11:07 AM
Darlene Cantey
RE: Two Ledbetters
Alfred and Lizzie are my direct ancestors. He was my great great grandfather. I have a copy of their marriage license where his parents signed it. I found a newspaper article of Alfred jumping off the Lumber River Bridge with his ball and chain. This had been a family story, so I have always looked for documentation. It was in the Charlotte Observer! I wasn't sure if they buried his body or not, but then I saw these two Alfreds, I started to wonder especially if one did not have dates.
My grandmother told me Lizzie changed her name back to Howell after this, but I think he had left her even before then. There's a story about him leaving his wife while they were working in a field. I never knew what trouble he was in to have been in jail. So my father, grandfather, and great-grandfather were raised Howells even though they all knew they should have been Ledbetters.
Added by Darlene Cantey on Jul 15, 2014 11:42 AM
Darlene Cantey
Two Ledbetters
The Allen Ledbetter at Rocky Mount matches the Civil War Soldier you wrote about.
He also had a son Alfred (could be A. A. Ledbetter, also). Alfred jumped off the Lumber River Bridge in 1890 and I have been looking for his burial. I am wondering if the one at Rocky River is his son. Do you have a picture of the stone with dates?
Added by Darlene Cantey on Jul 15, 2014 4:30 AM
c smith
Lancaster Smith data
Elizabeth Lancaster Smith Memorial# 102263251

Requested Information added to the research Memorial# 102263251 for further review with others.

There maybe multiple views as well to help.
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Added by c smith on Nov 18, 2013 9:14 PM
c smith
Smith Memorial# 102262609
John Smith Memorial# 102262609
In formation and credit added to memorial.
Thank you.
Added by c smith on Nov 18, 2013 8:58 PM
William Poplin
Mandy Brooks Marker image
Hello Richard
I have added the requested marker to the Mandy Brooks memorial.
William Poplin
Added by William Poplin on May 28, 2013 6:06 AM
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