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Wes Truitt (#47891630)
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Bio Photo I have been involved with the geneology of my family since 1995. And it is thru the research of my families that i learned that my mom and my wife are 4th cousins! So if you do the math you will know the added relationships i have with my children!!!! Geneology is a challenge, it is a passion to some more than others to know who has come before us. Where they lived, where they walked and worked, went to church, were married and the list goes on and on. In my tree i know the names of all my great great grandparents and from there it gets lean on a few branches of the tree. On the branches i have my forefathers back ten generations and some more, which to me is exciting! Along with Geneology i have another passion for photography, so when i had the opportunity to photograph grave sites in my community for others, i take it as a challenge to seek them out and photograph them to share with others in search of them. I look forward to the day when the names of those buried in cemeteries across the country will be catloged and photographed for all of us to share!

My family names consist of: Truitt, Strong, Granger, Lawler, Collier, Hall, Morgan, Cooper, Godwin, Sims, Posey, Farley, Davis, Frost, Gurganus, Earnest, McLaughlin, Dickey, Hawkins, Kilgore, Smallwood, Coupland, Foote, Bishop, Rakestraw and Buckelew.

My online family tree can be viewed on ancestry.com by searching Purnell Truitt Family JWT.

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MWG2
Sarah Finley
Thank you so much for going out and looking for her gravesite. It means a lot. Any photos you have are greatly appreciated. Also, thanks for offering to go back and clean up the marker you think might be hers. Thanks, again.
Michael
Added by MWG2 on Jul 21, 2016 10:48 PM
Chris West
Walls Family Cemetery
Hi, Wes, you added a photo to Walls Family Cemetery (the memorial is http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=50127586). I suspect the system added your house GPS to the cemetery, which appears not to be in Clay Co. Can you help fix the map? Thanks!
Added by Chris West on Jun 15, 2016 4:15 PM
Laurie
RE: Jacob Bankston
You have a good eye, Wes. The original marker is correct, 1881. The newer marker has the incorrect year. I updated Jacob's profile to reflect this. Thanks!
Added by Laurie on May 12, 2016 3:28 PM
Love in Family
RE: CL Brown
The photograph was made in good light and is clear, I wondered if you have any addition information on this memorial. The monument is a bit odd. and appears to be a concrete section post. Thanks bren
Added by Love in Family on May 12, 2016 10:37 AM
Mary
RE: marriage date
Hezekiah Gentry. Thanks for correcting my typo. Mary
Added by Mary on Mar 29, 2016 10:51 AM
Dana Cook
Re: Henry Wall
Hi Wes,

I just seen your message below from last year. You will need to contact Find A Grave thru the discussion forums in the cemetery corrections section. They're the only ones who can correct this.


"This may not be the proper place to report this problem, but this cemetery is showing to be at my house. there is no doubt i was the one that caused this problem as i have recently visited this cemetery in its proper location in Clay county, al. i must have accidently touched the update gps tab while viewing the cemetery at my house on my cel phone and it relocated it there. can you get this changed or is it something i will need to do elsewhere?thanks wes"
Added by Dana Cook on Jul 22, 2015 2:19 PM
Sue Thompson Patterson
Richmond Benedict Robertson
Thank you so very much for the great photo you took and posted on Find A Grave. I have waited a long time for these and so appreciate your fulfilling my request. You are a blessing in helping researchers to find more about their ancestors.
Added by Sue Thompson Patterson on Jun 28, 2015 4:30 PM
Adrienne
Mullis
Many thanx for posting the pic of the Mullis memorial - much appreciated!
Added by Adrienne on Apr 25, 2015 8:58 AM
Loren Bender
Cullen Cadwell
Thanks for taking the time to get the wonderful Photo. Have a great day! Loren
Added by Loren Bender on Apr 23, 2015 6:45 PM
Ed Cook
John Strong & Mary Strong
Sorry, Wes I meant to leave my previous message for Reba Chunn. Seems like there are several duplicate memorials for Browns and Strongs in two cemeteries, both named New Hope Cemetery.
Added by Ed Cook on Jan 15, 2015 10:44 AM
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