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Farm Girl from Mo. (#47142793)
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Shirley Gragg
RE: Family
Will put together doc and send info on Olive's husband.....

Added by Shirley Gragg on Sep 26, 2017 12:19 PM

Shirley Gragg
RE: Family
No rain in sight for us the rest of the week - in the mid-70's. Been fairly dry for a bit.

Not sure if I sent you the info on Olive's husband - Peter Tough. Got a response from New Zealand..... hope I sent it to you. If not, will put it in HER edit.....

Added by Shirley Gragg on Sep 26, 2017 11:41 AM

Shirley Gragg
RE: Family
I LOVE bacon and tomato sandwiches!

I've forgotten to ask - hope you don't mind - are you related to the Wright family?

Added by Shirley Gragg on Sep 26, 2017 5:07 AM

Sonya DeVane
RE: Please remove obit. added as a photo.
I've gotten every message and have tried to delete it, though I don't understand why you would want to...people doing research would much rather have a more reliable source than just typed words, especially an older document...do appreciate you adding the memorial of one of my husband's ancestors though...have a great day!!

Added by Sonya DeVane on Sep 25, 2017 9:40 AM

Nancy Meadows
Mildred McDavitt Humphreys
Thanks for your input! I have added the info to her memorial. Happy Harvest!

Added by Nancy Meadows on Sep 24, 2017 1:59 PM

Shirley Gragg
RE: Family
It does help - a lot. Thank you :)

Added by Shirley Gragg on Sep 24, 2017 9:51 AM

Shirley Gragg
RE: Family
I truly appreciate the info and I understand completely. I honestly never knew - but will do that; not only for you, but for all my future replies to anyone on f-a-g.

Thank you so much for letting me know AND doing it in a very kind way..

Added by Shirley Gragg on Sep 24, 2017 6:12 AM

Shirley Gragg
Family
Just trying to figure out how to get the info to you. Have not heard from 'the gentleman' who's wife as Melissa 'Daugherty' - but not ours.

If I hear anything, will use this venue to pass it on. Also checking with Macon Pub. Lib to see if there happened to be anything on Mary Ann' interment once her son, Summers, brought her back from Montana.... Perhaps know something next week.

Added by Shirley Gragg on Sep 23, 2017 1:44 PM

Shirley Gragg
Do you...
subscribe to ancestry.com. just found marriage for 1907 in Montana..... If you don't, send 'invitation', but needs to go to email..

Added by Shirley Gragg on Sep 23, 2017 11:28 AM

Shirley Gragg
RE: IS 'OLIVE' MELISSA O in 1876?
Just sent a reply to his site asking if he had any questions

.... in the meantime - found this surprise
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-8B2L-DFQ?i=204&cc=1930397 and it's all because of you :^)

Added by Shirley Gragg on Sep 23, 2017 10:44 AM

Shirley Gragg
IS 'OLIVE' MELISSA O in 1876?
Like a bolt of lightening .... I don't think our Olive married Mr. Huff as I just found. In 1900 'Huff' is married and has a family;

I 'think' birth for Olive Tough may be in the 188o census - disguised as Melissa 'O' born in 1876 and in the 1880 as being 4 yrs old - Melisa O and

OUR Olive [by that name and cited as a milliner' is in Montana living with her mother in a 1905 Directory
https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/2469/16037518/1039998268?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/11540201/person/-246499807/facts/citation/960353861439/edit/record

---- cannot be in 2 places at same time :^) she never married 'Huff' in Lee Co., VA.

She could have married Mr. 'Tough' and still had time to have a 12 year old child in 1922 when she died......

I'm too excited at the possibility...

Thoughts?


Added by Shirley Gragg on Sep 23, 2017 9:44 AM

Mary Childers
Inace, Clouser, Bull, Adams
Sorry it took so so long , I have had heart problems and not been too good about keeping up with e-mail, hope you have a great weekend.

Added by Mary Childers on Sep 22, 2017 8:03 PM

Shirley Gragg
RE: Fountain Daughtery & Mary Ann Wright's marriage.
I've become a bit confused; lots of things going on. This is the info on MA's marriage to 1st. husband
https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/1171/vrmmo1833_c19916-0074/12545310?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/11540201/person/330145851221/facts/citation/960353399344/edit/record

I think if you check the d/c for the Mary Ann who married George Burton - you'll see that she was classed as black. http://www.sos.mo.gov/images/archives/deathcerts/1914/1914_00022492.PDF

Seems our MA died in Montana, but brought back home to be buried in 1909. Found her in 1900 business directory in Montana underneath another Daughtery [who worked at a brewery].

Added by Shirley Gragg on Sep 22, 2017 11:28 AM

Shirley Gragg
RE: Fountain Daughtery & Mary Ann Wright's marriage.
Hi.... Just found this
https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/61255/47429_550804-00796?pid=329570&backurl=http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv%3D1%26db%3DMTCountyBirthsAndDeaths%26h%3D329570%26tid%3D11540201%26pid%3D-246499807%26usePUB%3Dtrue%26usePUBJs%3Dtrue%26rhSource%3D60525&treeid=11540201&personid=-246499807&hintid=&usePUB=true&usePUBJs=true

It's Mary and it appears she may not have remarried - OR she choese to be buried as a Daughtery. Either way, the parents are the correct ones.

If you find something else for her, we can 'chew on it' for a bit....

Added by Shirley Gragg on Sep 22, 2017 8:37 AM

Shirley Gragg
RE: Fountain Daughtery & Mary Ann Wright's marriage.
Thank you for your kind offer. Any kind of reference that you can share would be so greatly appreciated. I like to have sources [even retyped] that can cite the original info.

If you like, you can send it to my email - gragg02@comcast.net Seems like my only way of receiving documents that matter..

Added by Shirley Gragg on Sep 22, 2017 6:02 AM

Shirley Gragg
RE: Fountain Daughtery
I don't subscribe to Ancestry though I am sure my memorial info. & photos have found their way onto the site. Not related to Fountain Daughtery's wife that I know of but I do have 42 memorials for members of the Wright family. Do you have any info. on William Valentine Wright (see mem. #39610899)? He is related by marriage to my husbands family.

I've looked for the William V Wright in my database - after seeing his memorial - but I don't see the name :( I have 35 William Wright's scattered all over the country - with various middle name/initial - but not WV.

If you would like to see my tree, I can send you an invitation to view it [it's only good for my site], but price is right $0, if there's an interest. Not obligated.

I know that I have family in Missouri, but none that I can connect to yours - except the Mary Ann [my 2nd cousin 2x removed] we discussed - daughter of Summers and Naomi > Evans Wright [and Rebecca Summers] > Richard Wright, Sr. who is my 3x GGF

Added by Shirley Gragg on Sep 22, 2017 5:57 AM

Shirley Gragg
RE: Fountain Daughtery
Aargghh! MISSED that one - BURTON.

If you are related, I have info on her WRIGHT family to share here
https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/11540201/person/-246499807/facts that takes her huge Wright line back to the first of 'my' line in Maryland. So far, nothing any further back.....

Thanks for 'making me look' again :^)

Added by Shirley Gragg on Sep 21, 2017 5:49 PM

Shirley Gragg
Fountain Daughtery
Maintained by: Farm Girl from Mo.
Originally Created by: Anonymous1
Record added: Mar 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50424633

Do you have any possible idea why he and wife, Mary Ann [Wright] were not buried together. I know 30 years is a long time to be 'separated;, but she never remarried.

Added by Shirley Gragg on Sep 21, 2017 3:11 PM

Michelle Morgan
RE: Thanks for the edits you sent me.
Family Search is the largest genealogy website in the world. It is free. Just create an account by putting in minimal information on yourself and mark yourself as living. Then you can use the link or just the person's name to find your family members and others. Other than yourself, put only living people into the site.

Added by Michelle Morgan on Sep 09, 2017 3:31 PM

alice western
Goldie Bowen Warren Boyd
She married Charles Warren June 23, 1933. He was my family connection so I don't know when she married Mr Boyd

Added by alice western on Sep 08, 2017 8:20 AM

Carol Hubbard
RE: Please add grave photo to this memorial.
I just added the picture for Alice Garrison Neff as requested.

Carol

Added by Carol Hubbard on Sep 06, 2017 5:57 PM

W. R. Hoggatt
Thank you
Hello, Thank you for pointing out the bad family link which I did not add. Fred Bird's mother's name was Elvira. I have had numerous memorials hijacked.

Added by W. R. Hoggatt on Aug 31, 2017 9:47 PM

Sharon Foltz
RE: Parklawn Mem. Gardens Cemetery
I am not sure just how soon I will be back there to take more pictures, but will try to get this request filled as soon as I possibly can. I apologize for not noticing it.

Added by Sharon Foltz on Aug 29, 2017 5:54 PM

Pam Witherow
RE: Thanks for the recent edits, etc.
You are welcome!! Yes, I did hear someone honk yesterday--usually never know who it was!! LOL I will take a look for you on John when I get a chance. Today is my day at Memphis sale barn. Have a good day!!

Added by Pam Witherow on Aug 26, 2017 7:33 AM

Kristi & Dave
RE: Please remove obit. added as a photo.
Not a problem - you do have Dale listed as a son of both of Carol's parents which, by this obit and the one in the bio - appears to be wrong. He is listed as a half brother to Carol.

Added by Kristi & Dave on Aug 21, 2017 1:45 PM

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