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Betty Young Bray (#47610779)
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For the past 40+ years I have been a genealogy addict. Most of my family lines were in and around Jackson County Tennessee, where I was born. I have 3 very grown children and 3 grandchildren +. I am new to Find a Grave, never knew it existed, and am really enjoying all the surprises I am encountering.
My main lines in Jackson Co. are Young, Spurlock, Locke, Jackson, Davidson etc. Any help appreciated and will be glad to assist wherever I can.
Betty Young Bray
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Charlotte Maxine Young Stice
Hi My Maiden name was young, My dad came to Texas from Quitman Arkansas around 1912 or 13..His Dad was Cornelious Bryant Young, He was from Ripley Tennessee in Lauderdale County...His Father was Tolbert T Young & Mother was Martha Taylor..Tolbert's dad is believed to be Robert Young All the Youngs passed away before I was born..My dad did not know anything about Tolbert or may have and did not want to talk about it..My dad would be 121 yrs old if he was living and my Mom 115 yrs. Would you know anything about our Tolbert T. ..I have a lot of Young information on my Find A Grave site .

Charlotte Maxine Young Stice
Charlie Andrew Young & Lillian Richards Young
Cornelious Bryant Young & Sarah Ellen Hargett Young
Tolbert T Young & Martha Taylor Young
Added by Charlotte Maxine Young S... on Oct 02, 2015 12:41 PM
Carol C
Old Young Family Graveyard?
Hello Betty,

I am hoping someone can photograph a very small (about a dozen) stones in "The Old Young graveyard on Cane Creek" near Fletcher, NC (Henderson Cy). I live in MD now, but my GGGGrandfather is buried in the old cemetery, which I visited almost 20 years ago. The stone reads -
Captain T.J. Young, Veteran
Feb 6 1832
July 9 1900
"a veteran who surrendered with Gen Lee at Appomatax"
Unfortunately, I didn't have a camera with me.
The old graveyard is located on top of a knoll in the middle of a field/pastureland, and consists of graves/stones with the names of Youngs and Garrens from the 1800s. Any help would be appreciated. Many thanks for all your work, Carol
Added by Carol C on Sep 13, 2015 11:38 AM
Jacqueline Spurlock Stevens
Spurlock & Bray
My father is Jack D Spurlock b 3/6/31 d 4/30/95, son of Robert Lee & Annie Laura Lester Spurlock from Jackson/Sumner County, TN. In the late 1920's Robert & Annie moved to Gary, IN. There was a Bray family in Gary, IN, my father spoke of them frequently. Is this Bray family on your tree? I have gone to 2 Spurlock reunions in Cookeville, TN years ago. Are U aware of Spurlock reunions in TN?
Added by Jacqueline Spurlock Steve... on Jul 14, 2015 6:55 AM
Patrick Dudney
Thank you for the Dudney pictures at Little Berry.
Added by EFulmer on Jun 24, 2015 11:48 AM
Jane Beach Soder
the Young family
My Young family came from Scotland (maybe) through New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Ohio to Kansas. They are one of the Young families documented in Edward Hudson Young's book "Our Young Family in America. My grandfather, Minor Holliday Young, was interviewed by the author in the 1940s when I was a child. I am named in that book, which gives me the Young side of my family all the way back to 1722. I don't think there was any connection between the Youngs and the Spurlocks until my mother married m father.
Added by Jane Beach Soder on May 27, 2015 12:28 AM
Jane Beach Soder
RE: Granderson Spurlock
Hi Betty, My line goes back to Matthew Spurlock and Judith(Juda)Garrett like this:

Matthew Spurlock and Judith Garrett
James Harvey Spurlock and Martha Spencer
Nancy Jane Spurlock and James Moses Beach
Mark Beach and Clara Margaret Harper
Milton Beach and Lodema Jane Young
Jane Beach Soder
Added by Jane Beach Soder on May 27, 2015 12:11 AM
Jane Beach Soder
Granderson Spurlock
Thank you so much for posting the grave of Granderson Spurlock. I think he is the same person as my 2nd great grand uncle, Grandison Spurlock. I am descended from Granderson/Grandison's brother, James Harvey Spurlock.

My family tree is on Ancestry: Beach-Young genealogy.

Jane Beach Soder
Added by Jane Beach Soder on May 25, 2015 4:29 PM
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Jane Wall Jones
Your posting of Jane Wall Jones in Jerusalem Cemetery is incorrect and should be deleted. She remarried after Josephus Jones death and is buried in Louisiana. The link to this memorial is
The cemetery that you posted her internment in is a duplication of another Jerusalem Cemetery in Amite County, Mississippi and should be deleted.
Added by Amite History on Mar 22, 2015 7:10 PM
Robert Abney
Did you create the Jerusalem Cemetery Find A Grave site in Amite Co., MS? There are 3 Jerusalem sites on Find A Grave. Which one is the white Jerusalem BAPTIST Church cemetery? We need to change the correct on to read Jerusalem Baptist. Robert
Added by Robert Abney on Mar 19, 2015 6:15 PM
Lisa Alderidge
Spurlock line
Thank you for your hard work! We're likely cousins. My maternal grandmother was Hazel Smallwood Stafford. Her mother was Martha Belle Spurlock Smallwood.
Added by Lisa Alderidge on Dec 09, 2014 10:07 AM
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