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Barbara Tynes Claiborne (#47704197)
 member for 12 years, 2 months, 13 days
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Bio Photo I was born in Texas during WWII to a Texan mother and Mississippi father. I have searched graves from Virginia to Texas exploring their families and those of my Claiborne/Taylor/Lyle husband from Tennessee. I'm currently active with my Tynes, Rogers, Pounds, Williams, Robison folks from Mississippi, Arkansas and Texas, and would like to learn more about the Weatherman and Guynn families in Virginia and North Carolina, (families of my daughter-in-law).

To me, the people I search are more than dates on stone - they are family waiting for someone to tell their stories. I enjoy linking them to their parents and children. Like a family reunion for the dead.

I am not able now to travel and search cemeteries myself, and therefore I am extremely pleased to see other volunteers finding my family. They are real heroes to me. I am always happy to transfer family members to more direct descendants. But I will not transfer to a "Society" for genealogical purposes only. They deserve to be honored by their own family.
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Dee78639n Braly
Wilson Barnett
Changes were made earlier this morning. Thanks.
Deen Braly
Added by Dee78639n Braly on Sep 29, 2015 9:33 AM
Fran Q
RE: John Sevier Compton
Hi Barbara - there's a book called The Heritage of Morgan County Alabama that has information about the Comptons. It says that John S. Compton was in the 28th Alabama Infantry. That book can be found on Worldcat. I've pulled his records from Fold3 and they say he was a private and a teamster in Co. F of the Ala. 28th. The history of the 28th has Co. F in the Battle of Ezra Church, then outside of Atlanta, on the date given for John S.'s death. According to reports, 4 men of the 28th were killed at that battle. I haven't been able find where the names of the 4 men were listed, but I haven't done anything other than a cursory look. In any event, I believe this information about John S. Compton, my ggg grandfather, to be correct. In any event, you may want to look at this possibility.
Added by Fran Q on Sep 11, 2015 1:56 PM
Jan Burgess Lipford
Rube A Stallings
Hi, just transferred Rube and his wife to you. Hope that was okay. I'm not related and you might have more to add..Janice
Added by Jan Burgess Lipford on Aug 23, 2015 12:13 PM
Anne Scamardo
RE: Orvell Henry Colley
Hi Barbara,
Just let me know if you want me to transfer the memorial to you. I did some looking but couldn't locate Adelaide after 1942.
Added by Anne Scamardo on Aug 10, 2015 8:04 AM
Lillian Lee Carroll Barnes
Info. added on Bio line thank you
Added by Scout731 on Aug 04, 2015 10:23 AM
RE: Barnes family in Forest Hills, Chattanooga
Download simple ad block program it is free and works well. Hey if a retired Marine can do it... so can you...take care...Jon
Added by Scout731 on Jul 29, 2015 10:07 AM
Stephen McKindrey Barnes
The short bio you shared has been added to his memorial...thank you... Jon
Added by Scout731 on Jul 29, 2015 6:19 AM
RE: Wm Clarence Bedoit III

I really appreciate all your time and effort. It's probably best to leave it alone at this point, because I'm almost certain he was cremated and ashes might be scattered or with a family member. He was a wonderful friend. I didn't know about his passing until six months after. I was totally shocked. Well at least I know he is not buried at this cemetery, thanks to your hard work.

Again, thanks for being so kind.

Added by Eliza on Jul 02, 2015 11:43 PM
Sheila Parcell
William Henry Godron
I would love to know if it was you who added the bio for Wm. H Godron? If so, are you related? I am researching the Godron and Leimbach families for a dear friend of mine...would love to talk.
Added by Sheila Parcell on Jun 29, 2015 10:05 AM
David Weise
RE: Jesse Gilbert
Sounds like a busy time. I look forward to hearing from you at some point. I will try to see if I can find more specifics.
Added by David Weise on Jun 27, 2015 9:32 PM
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