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Debra Lewis (#47735484)
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Bio Photo I am a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother whom loves her family deeply and wants them to know their family History so I am willing to help others do the same.

I welcome death cert's as families may not know if cancer ect... runs in family and this would be a resource. Also, DAR wants proof like from family bible or death or birth certificates, deeds or wills.

Take nothing but ancestors, leave nothing but records.

I make transfers per FAG Guidelines. This would be your great-grandparents, grandparents, parents, siblings, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
Simply having someone in your family tree is not grounds for a management transfer request.

Genealogy is my Past time
I shall not stray
It maketh me to lie down
And examine half-buried tombstones
It leadeth me into still courthouses
It restoreth my Ancestral Knowledge
It leadeth me into the Paths of Census Records
And ships Passenger lists for my names sake
Yes, though I wade through the Shadows of Research Libraries
and Microfilm Readers
I shall fear no Discouragement
For a Strong urge is with me
The curiosity and Motivation
They comfort me
It demandeth preparation of Storage Space
For the Acquisition of Countless Documents
It annointeth my Head with burning Midnight Oil
My family Group sheet runneth over
Surely birth, marriage and death dates
Shall follow me all the Days of my Life
And I shall dwell in the House of a
Family History Seeker Forever. Unknown
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Marsha Newton Kirchmeier
Thank you Debra for the update on Hulen's birthdate.
Added by Marsha Newton Kirchmeier on Feb 28, 2015 4:33 PM
Michael Mussinan
RE: # 140178460 Lizzie
Hi Debra,

Just wanted to let you know that I haven't forgot you on the Vollmer Family. I have been searching and have found quite a bit of information. I have a couple more items to finish and then will try to get it to you. If you have an email you could send it as a suggestion on my great great grandmother, Mary Lou Arey's memorial. I have created a timeline of sorts on the family... I have found all of the Vollmer children, working on the last two.

Added by Michael Mussinan on Feb 19, 2015 12:28 PM
Rae Davis Vogler
RE: Sanford Grooms
I saw that as well. Just wanted you to know =)
I've ran across that a lot on here with names varying according to who wrote it down.
Added by Rae Davis Vogler on Feb 09, 2015 10:58 AM
Rae Davis Vogler
Zachariah Abraham Grooms
I unfortunately don't know to date. I was given lineage information from my great-grandfather Orval Grooms of the entire line back to the boat. Zachariah is my 5th great-grandfather. Papaw Orval has since passed away and was my last link.
Added by Rae Davis Vogler on Jan 21, 2015 7:24 PM
Michael Tomlin
RE: Elmira (Gray) Tomlin
She is listed in the 1850 Huntington Township, Brown County Census with Thomas Gray born 1817 and Mary (Meyers) Gray born 1816. Elmira's sister, Catherine Gray married James Daniel Howard. Catherine named a daughter Elmira, so I presumed she named it after her sister. Catherine's death certificate lists her parents as Thomas Gray with the mother's last name being Meyers. Elmira and Catherine's brother Rev. Henry Gray has Thomas Gray and Mary Meyers listed as parents on his death certificate.
Added by Michael Tomlin on Jan 21, 2015 2:43 PM
Repine/ White
Thanks for doing all the updates.

Added by Lulabell on Jan 21, 2015 8:53 AM
Michael Stephen Jackson
Re: Nancy Christine Bradam Rector
Thank you for the update on Nancy Christine Bradham Rector.
M S Jackson
Added by Michael Stephen Jackson on Jan 12, 2015 8:44 AM
Wendell Walker
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Hi Debra,
I am a research partner with Wendell Walker
we share a FindaGrave site together also.
I read your message posted concerning Bolin
and Norris family lines.
I just did some research of the census and
location in Washington State where Elizabeth
Belle Norris French Wilbourne lived.
Like for us to talk and share thoughts.
My E-Mail:
Added by Wendell Walker on Jan 11, 2015 6:57 PM
Carole Conrad
owen rector dau eliz
thanks for your note. we are trying to get our rectors on line and see if we can get better info. I will add your notes to the grave.
my info came from a cousin's earlier notes.
it all needs to be re-researched with the better digital records available now.

Find A Grave contributor Debra Lewis has made a suggestion to you regarding your Find A Grave memorial for Owen Rector.
Link to memorial:
Link to contributor profile:

Their suggestion:
Can you tell me where you got Elizabeth Rector's info? Did they move to Missouri later?
I found Elizabeth J. Rector married to Henry Harrison Rogers
Elizabeth J Rogers Wife
United States Census, 1880
birth: 1844 Tennessee, United States
residence: 1880 Goshen, Warren, Kentucky, United States
spouse: Harrison Rogers
children: Thomas B Rogers, Fanny Rogers, Adda P Rogers, Sarah Rogers, Cally Rogers
other: Margaret Rogers
Added by Carole Conrad on Jan 03, 2015 10:41 PM
Margaret Williams
Thank you so much for the death information on Margaret Williams........
Added by Shelby on Jan 01, 2015 3:30 AM
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