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Gina Caperton Ervin (#47254898)
 member for 7 years, 2 months, 16 days
Wanza Bryan Good
RE: Rudell Ellis
Dear Gina,
Hi. I just wanted to make sure this is the right Rudell. The Rudell that I am looking for had a father named George Allen Ellis of Hot Springs, AR. Before I link them together, I just wanted to make sure I have the right Rudell Ellis. His mother's names was Alta Annis Chaffin Ellis. He had about 4 other siblings.

Thank you.


Added by Wanza Bryan Good on Mar 02, 2017 11:01 AM

Mary Parker
Myers in Steep Hill Cemetery

My great great grandfather is Henry B. Myers, buried at Steep Hill. Are you related to him? I was wondering if you have any other information about him or his wife Hettie beyond what we know from census records? Henry has stumped me for a long time and I gave up for a while but am trying to get back into researching the Myers family.

Mary Long

Added by Mary Parker on Feb 20, 2017 3:58 PM

Cherry Keese-Jones
RE: Drury Caton
Thank you. He is my great great grandfather.

Added by Cherry Keese-Jones on May 05, 2016 4:12 PM

Carlene Biggs
You are the most kindness,amazing,awesome, sweetest,person God know what he was doing when he created you thank thank thank you I've added you as my friend thanks again

Added by Carlene Biggs on Feb 28, 2016 7:55 AM

Kristen Pachl Malachowski
RE: Dovie Pachl
Hi Gina!

Thank you so much, and while I know many people are related in some way or another, I find it fascinating that our great-grandparents were connected! It is such a small world sometimes!

Added by Kristen Pachl Malachowski on Feb 04, 2016 8:31 PM

Kristen Pachl Malachowski
RE: Dovie Pachl
Thank you for such a fast reply!

I would love to manage Dovie's memorial page, though I do not know what that involves exactly. I have used findagrave for several years, but only created an account this week.

Added by Kristen Pachl Malachowski on Feb 03, 2016 7:41 PM

B J Veerhusen
Steep Hill Cemetery
Hi Gina,

You have done a marvelous job with the Steep Hill Cemetery on FindaGrave! I admire your hard work because it is a large cemetery and you have taken the time to add family history and documents.

I, too, am related to many early residents there, the Greens, the Shaws, the Buggs and the Williams are all direct ancestors of my mother. I have some information on the Williams, if you are interested, and I have some questions on the Shaws and Greens.

Please email me at with Steep Hill in the subject.

B J Veerhusen

Added by B J Veerhusen on Oct 10, 2015 6:24 PM

Hayes family
Hi, Gina

I sent you an e-mail. Please check your "spam folder,' just in case.


Added by MSL on Oct 06, 2015 12:36 PM

Della Coen Yocum Lipe
So sorry for your loss.

Added by Della Coen Yocum Lipe on Jun 25, 2015 9:14 AM

L Bruns
Bob Caperton
Gina, I am so sorry to learn of your Fathers passing. I pray God gives you comfort and strength during this difficult time.

Added by L Bruns on Jun 24, 2015 11:52 AM

Debra Bowers
Mellette 24412495
Thank you very much for the update it is greatly appreciated. Blessing.. Debbie

Added by Debra Bowers on Apr 08, 2015 3:55 PM

Richard L Bullington
Sarah Boone Bullington

Hi. I just noticed that you are the conservator for my great-great grandmother, Sarah Boone Bullington! What is the likelihood of that! Blood is definitely thicker than water!

Ah, I just got it. It's because she's buried in Steep Hill. You are one very fine public servant to do all this. Thank you.

This is a very pleasant surprise.

Added by Richard L Bullington on Mar 17, 2015 11:00 PM

Diane Clobus Dean
Mollie Brothers
Hi Gina,
Would you like to me to transfer Mollie to you to manage? I'd be happy to do so if you'd like, since she is family to you, no matter how distant.

Added by Diane Clobus Dean on Jan 16, 2015 4:08 PM

Yale St. Clair
RE: Mary Lee Ervin
I am related to Lowell St.Clair, yes.

Added by Yale St. Clair on Dec 28, 2014 9:46 AM

Sophia Kannady
Hi. I left a picture of Sophia on the memorial that you have for her with the source in the caption. Hope it's okay with you.

Added by Suellen on Dec 25, 2014 6:49 PM

Yale St. Clair
Mary Lee Ervin
Do you know if this is the same Mary Lee Ervin who married Lowell David St.Clair?

Thank you.

Added by Yale St. Clair on Dec 22, 2014 11:47 AM

One Sharp Family
Steep Hill
I had the chance to visit Steep Hill many years ago when I first started to become interested in genealogy. My gr-grandmother was Georgianna Byrum Elliott. The family has information on her fathers service in the Civil War, he never actually served in any action for the Union. He had syphilis and there is a record from an army doctor that it was one of the worst cases he had ever seen. As a result James went blind in his old age and was assisted by his children in later life. Thank you for your dedication to the art of genealogy and the work you have done at Steep Hill

Added by One Sharp Family on Nov 21, 2014 11:01 AM

Donna Holt Moore
steep hill
Is there anyway you can tell how to get to this cemetery.
Thank you Donna

Added by Donna Holt Moore on Nov 01, 2014 11:46 PM

Bob and Jeri Brock
Nancy Griffith
My great greats were Thomas Jefferson and Tennessee Griffith Chronister. On their 1880 census in Hartford, Sebastian Co., AR I found Nancy living with them. Then I searched Sebastian Co., and found a Nancy Griffith buried in Steep Hill Cemetery in Fort Smith with the report coming from the funeral home and being given by J N Griffith. She was 75 and this would make her be born in 1810. I had her being born in 1814 or 1815 in GA. They had 2 sons, one dying at age 3 and one reported as being killed in a barber shop in Poteau with no details. Simon had a brother William Riley and I don't have burial facts on him but he was reported to have died in 1870. Martha Griffith is buried in Hall Cemetery in Poteau. It is a puzzle. I put Nancy's site in my tree until I find out the facts. Thank you for answering.

Added by Bob and Jeri Brock on Oct 03, 2014 7:50 AM

Bob and Jeri Brock
John Henry Griffith
Do you know anything about his parents? I am searching for Jonathon Griffith born to Simon Monroe Griffith in LeFlore County, OK. He was reportedly shot in a barber shop in Poteau in a case of mistaken identity. First sibling born 1865 and last sibling born 1883. Mother Nancy Griffith is in this cemetery. She was married to Seth Griffith b. 1811 in TN. The census states she was born in GA. I have no information on Jonathon except first name and death information. Jeri Brock #47347716

Added by Bob and Jeri Brock on Oct 02, 2014 9:59 AM

RE: Hiram Carter
Hi there! I changed Hiram's death date on the memorial page. Hiram Carter is my 4th Great-Grandfather on my father's side. It's nice to meet you! :)

Added by sunfire333 on Sep 27, 2014 8:38 AM

lloyd felter
RE: Memorial 70966735 - William A. Andrews

Added by lloyd felter on Jul 29, 2014 9:42 PM

RE: James Robert Harvey Davis

HAMILTON, Sept. 30. -- Harvey Davis, one of the best known of Hamilton's pioneer residents, passed away at his home west of town at 1:30 p.m Wednesday, after an illness of about a year. He was born near Nashville, Tenn., March 6, 1851. He came west in 1871, returning to Arkansas in 1884, where he married Miss Polly Roughton May 19 of that year. Immediately after his marriage he brought his bride west, and the young couple traveled up the Skagit river in a canoe to the ranch near Hamilton upon which they have lived since. Mr. Davis is survived by his widow, three children, Maurice and Cauncey of Hamilton, and Mrs. Myrtle Harmon of Harmon, of Phoenix, Arizona, and two grandchildren, Aleck Pflaum and Harvey Dell Harmon. All were with him at the last, his daughter having been summoned from her Arizona home when it became apparent that the end was approaching. Funeral services will be held at the Hamilton church at 2 o'clock Tuesday afternoon, with interment in the Hamilton Cemetery.

Obituary originally published in the Bellingham Herald newspaper of Bellingham, Whatcom, Washington, USA on 30 Sep 1921.

James Robert Harvey Davis' wife, Polly Adelaide Roughton is my husband's Great Grand Aunt.

Added by DeMaster on Jun 26, 2014 10:14 AM

Love in Family
John Groover
Thanks for the father on this memorial if you have anything else that might help someone with memorials I manage please let me know.... happy hunting bren

Added by Love in Family on Apr 25, 2014 8:18 PM

Shirley Lovely Fry
RE: Steep Hill Memorials
Thank you for the transfer of Joyce Jewel Stouffer memorial. Thanks also for the many, many hours that you have devoted to Steep Hill memorials.

Added by Shirley Lovely Fry on Apr 21, 2014 9:35 PM


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