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Tammy (#47663647)
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Bio Photo Hi I'm Tammy. I have been doing my family genealogy for about number of years now. I am a researcher at heart. My major in college was history, particularly Early American.

In my spare time I do genealogy, in my spare-spare time I run 10ks and 1/2 marathons. I find running to be daunting, arduous and, at times, painful but there is nothing like a 10-15 mile run at 5am on a Sunday morning to clear your mind and ready it for the coming week. I have even solved some genealogy roadblocks while running. :)

When I visit cemeteries I am generally there to take pictures of family members or family friends but try to also take pictures of anyone located near by to upload to the site in hopes to help others in their research quests.

My direct family lines are Jenkins, Hammond, Pate, Powell, Dake, Capehart, Hays, Jump, Billings, Zumwalt, Pumphrey, Fussell & Carr

I have really enjoyed this site. It has helped me out in big ways with piecing together missing information in my family tree. I hope some of my entries are just as helpful to other researchers.

If anyone has any questions about any of my entries or pictures/document uploads I am always happy to discuss and make necessary changes.

PROJECTS

I have decided to go thru all the memorials I manage and do a detailed search of each and try to provide as much accurate information as possible. At this point I have COMPLETED all the memorials (under my management) in the following cemeteries:

Fountain Cemetery (116 of 571) - Dewey County, OK [March 2014]

Currently working on:

Brumfield Cemetery - Dewey County, OK
Baptist Cemetery (4 or 7) - Halifax County, NC


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C Martinsen
RE: Chittick
Hi Tammy - Yes, sometimes you get on a slippery slope when the data doesn't have documentation to back it up. I myself need to do a better job of at least noting reasons for what I put out to the public if it's not substantiated. Unfortunately I'm not close to the Chitticks and don't know much about them beyond my grandmother. I'm always looking for some tidbit of information that may come along. My father (still alive at 94) thinks James' wife was named Fanny Van Doren. There is one that lived about the same time in Ohio. When I showed that to him he said that wasn't her. I believe I have the census records for the right family on Ancestry though. My main project is to establish that Fredrick Guy Chittick is James Chittick's son. So far I have no proof that he connects to my family. Thanks for taking some time to help me tie up loose ends.
Added by C Martinsen on Jul 29, 2014 5:22 PM
C Martinsen
RE: Chittick
Hi Tammy - So if I understand, you haven't been to the cemetery, but created Find A Grave memorials for them per the information here?: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~molinn/cem-mountolivet.html.
I didn't see the death cert on Find A Grave, but that's OK as I already have it. In fact, you may have found it while searching Ancestry.com because it's in my public tree there (user "cmartinsen_1"). I noticed some additional information has been added to Find A Grave. Specifically James' middle name (Clinton, not Cinton) and Frances' middle and maiden names. Did you also get those from searching Ancestry.com? If so, those are in my tree as well, but I believe them to be unverified as they were in a family tree by user "jimholderfield1". I have tried to contact him for verification, but he's not responding. I keep the information in my tree in case documents pop up that may prove or disprove the information.
Added by C Martinsen on Jul 29, 2014 4:19 PM
Wendy Fenn
Fussell in Sumter and Lake Co FL
I would be happy to share Fussell info if you are interested

Wendy
Added by Wendy Fenn on Jul 27, 2014 6:34 PM
Angie Raspone
John Newton Yardley
John Newton Yardley is my maternal Great-Great-Great Grandpa. His findagrave# is 132436644. I was wondering if you would consider transferring his memorial to me?

Angie Raspone
Added by Angie Raspone on Jul 26, 2014 10:38 AM
Robin Knowles Miner
86458351 Marincy Knowles
We have to be very distant cousins

Marincy Knowles was my 1st cousin, 3 x removed.
And although I am related to many other Fussells, I am not related to George.

I have linked Marincy to her parents and thank you for finding her for me.

With gratitude,
Robin Knowles Miner in Alabama
Added by Robin Knowles Miner on Jul 25, 2014 8:09 PM
C Martinsen
James and Frances Chittick
Hi Tammy - I'm researching my great grandparents, James C Chittick (memorial 130193124) and Frances Chittick (memorial 130193146) located in the Mount Olivet Cemetery in Marceline, Missouri. Where did you find their information, through your own research or from the cemetery? Was there no headstone?
Craig
Added by C Martinsen on Jun 30, 2014 4:48 PM
Judy Youngs Woody
RE: 129934892
Tammy, I do have Bertie's obituary and she married James Colby Cupp in 1903, he preceded her in death, then she married Fred Chrisman, it doesn't state what year James died or she married Fred. As long as we get it correct is all that matters, and you are always quick to make corrections and I appreciate that.
Added by Judy Youngs Woody on Jun 28, 2014 3:58 PM
Tiffany
Hays
Just letting you know, I posted a better picture of Benjamin Hays headstone. I wasn't happy with the other photo I had taken that was wet from watering.
Added by Tiffany on Jun 24, 2014 8:51 PM
debbie bell
RE: Howell
I'm the official findagrave person for the Alumni Organization and thank you for transferring the maintenance to me.
Added by debbie bell on Jun 23, 2014 2:30 PM
Linda sue Smith
RE: Ethel Bond
Thanks. I still do not know how all this works. I will request the link from Mabels memorial.
Added by Linda sue Smith on May 26, 2014 2:33 PM
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