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Cousins on TV!

I am coming back to my hobby after a holiday break.To make a long story short I am still excited over a little rid bit we happen to find out.My cousin is Robert Gilbert he resides in Fort Mill S.C.My husband was watching a show called moonshiners when he said come here look who's on here!Their stood my cousin Robert Gilbert.He sold the sugar to them moonshiners and exited to go back in the store.Now no one knew he was even going to be on their!We all enjoyed seeing him and never dreamed what a good actor he made!I talked to his sister and she said they didn't know .Well it's been a good end to2012!

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Does anyone know how to identify old pictures?

I have some old pictures my cousin gave me .Some are so old their co
Ing apart.I'm screed to pick them up.How can I identify these family members?My cousin Libby was kind enough to loan them to me .I thought I would at least try to find out who they are.Asheville is written on one of them .I know one says Charlene Moss.Nervie married a Moss.Theirs a beautiful dark headed woman with a dress time period looks 1930.I really not sure.Then theirs a man holding a little blond headed girl,looks like Asheville or a mountain area gorgeous.The Rays I mostly have identified.

Thank you for your time!

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E.B.Ray and Jane Ray s Family.

This is a follow up to E.B.Ray who was born in 1853.His spouse who he married in 1894.Jane .Relationship to head of household wife.Years married 6.1900 Census Howvmany children she list 3children with only one living.Adda B.Ray female three years old.Cannot find Jane Rayplace of burial?Still looking.

Elbert B.Ray :Marriage in Yancey ,N.C.

I have been researching Elbert Ray from N.C.Death Certificate shows this E.B.Ray Age68.Buncombe co n.C.SwannaniaRfdnumber one.He was a Farmer.Born 1853.Died May 13,1921.His birthplace was Yancey County N.C.Cause of death wasPulmonary Tuburculosus.Father wasn't given mother wasn't given.I looked it up and Mother is Hazie Ray.Father is Henry Ray.I also found a marriage certificate for Elbert in Yancey county N.C Two dates of marriage were found so I will just give year.1894 at prices Creek ,N.C.Elbert married Jane Ray.List Janes Mother as Lucie Ray and Father as Boilious Ray.Source Family Search.Elbert B.Ray is buried in Asheville N.C.At Hughey and Rice Cemetery.Still this was a surprise since I found him listed as head of household in Census.Now this leaves me with a question'Who is the father of my Great Grandmother Rachel Suetta Carter Ray children?

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Finding Albert Cyril Tucker!Peck of Taita

Looking for New Zealand settlers I found a whole bunch of Lorna Ivy Taskers Family.Albert Cyril Tucker was married to Lorna Ivy Tasker.Her birth is unknown.The family starts with a Charles Frederick Tasker Born-1876-East Taiere 13Kms of Dunedin Mosgiel Otago N.Z. Died 04-September-1921-45years old-Married Alice Beck-Beck Alice Selina-Born-1878-Wanganui,N.Z.married Charles Tasker no death date or burial.arthur Charles Tasker Born1901-Wanganui,N.Z.Died 20th October1972-Died at age 71-In Wanganui-buried not given Married Ruth Hammond 1921 Wanganul MahawatuN.Z.died 27th of July 1981.Author was the 2nd child of of Charles and Alice Née Beck Tasker .He married Ruth when he was20.Ruth was 21.They had 15Children!wow!He died age 71.9years before Ruth.Next Journal will list these 15children.

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Finding my Davis Connection!

On going back and researching my 2nd grandparents ,I found out a lot.Emaline Gosnell Burrell 1852-1934.(my 2nd Grandmother)First off ,I found a Harrett Burrell Davis.1871-1943.She was the daughter of Emaline Gosnell Burrell.Harrett marries a Thomas Davis.On death certificate Thomas list Pink Burrell as father.Children of Harrett And Thomas are John Bunyan Davis .1902-1980.One of Harrett Burrell Davis siblings is my GreatGrandfather Charlie Albert Burrell.Research source is Ancestry.

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Finding My Greatgrandparents.Ray!

Family Tree Circles found my Great Grandparents on a 1910 Federal U.S.A.Census.Elbert Ray Was listed as head. Of household and is living with Rachel S.Ray.He is 47 birth year 1863.Rachel is 28Birth year 1882-Now Rachail is spelled like this on Census .Hazie- Hattie and Lula my grandmother is listed.Fathers place of birth is N.C.Home is rented.Elbert cannot read or write.On the -1920 Census it list same info except Elbert is listed as Elbert b.Ray Reems Creek residence.Rent married to a Suetta Ray children are hazy -Lula J.Ray-Birthie Ray -Hargrove C.Ray.Is this the same family ? the C in Hargrove name may be Carter!Now what does the B.Stand for in Elbert's name?My cousin which I ask before says she remembers a Carter Ray.I can't seem to find much info on this family.Any help I would appreciate.Buncombe County N.C.

Finding my Tesner Line!

Bessie Mae Tessener Burrell 1897-1934 who married Charlie Albert Burrell 1891-1975.These are my GreatGrandparents.Charlie Albert was from Paint Fork ,North Carolina.Bessie mother was Rosa Lee Waldrop 1869-1926-who married Robert Nathaniel Tesner 1862-1936-Children are Inaestoria Tesner-Daughter Jane Tesner-Son John B.Tesner-Daughter Minnie Tesner-Daughter Bessie Tesner-Daughter -Alice Tesner.1920 census shows a daughter Flossie Tesner.I do find Flossie Age 89 on death certificate who marries a Galloway.Flossie birth was 1904-died in Barnardsville ,North Carolina.26 August,1993-Mother on Flossie Tesner Death certificate was Rosa Waldroo.Marriage found record of marriage for R.M.Tesner Born 1862-age17-Spouse Rosa Lee Waldrop.1863-16years.11th of June 1879-Rosa Lee Waldrop Tesner died in1926-Found in record of Robert Nathaniel Tesner -Death 22February 1936 Asheville ,North Carolina.Born 1862-Barnardville N.C.Spouse at death was a Sue Tesner.

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Finding Olsie Burrell Hunsinger Obituary!

Olsie was born19of May-1925-Died June11th-2005.Daughter of Charlie and Bessie Tessner Burrell.Wife of Frank Hunsinger.Olsie attended Walnut Hill Baptist and retired from Sears and Roebuck Co.Son B.F.Hunsinger .A Daughter Pat Taylor Rice.of Spartanburg Co.Buried at evergreen Memorial Gardens.(4Grandchildren and4Great grandchildren) ---

Finding Ray Family !Looking for Exekiel Ray!

I really spent a long time looking for answers to my Ray family!I found E.M.Ezekiel Ray born June 1860 in Alabama married a Mary Lawrence 17th of August1878 in White County Arkansas .Children were Willie Born1879-James born1882 -Jesse. 1887-Phaty girl born 1888- In1897 a Mary Ray marries Edward P.Sutherland White County Arkansas.List the same children as Zekes Here is what I found ,Evie Dickerson Wax Page Born October19th,1877 Died 1956- Evies death records are as Mcpherson. ,She is buried as page with her 1st husband!Monroe County Kentucky Parents are William Eldridge Wax Margaret Ann Carter .Albertus Green'Bert' Page December 10th 1899 -Willie Ray Checking dates.-Clova Lee1901--1984-married Clint Bray-Roxie Ann 1904-1961-married Willie Mccue. Albertus Bert died in Indianapolis Indiana in1907- Buried in old MT.Herman Cemetary. Benjamin Nicholas McPherson in1912 Children are Clarice Dake 1913-2004- Infant boy 1914-1814-Jessie Marrs 1916-1916- Hughie 1917-2001Della Ruth 1914-1941-unmarried.Burial Old punt Hermon Cenetary Tompkinsville Kentucky.Albertus Green 'Bert' Page born July3rd 1870 Died June14th1907-Born Monroe County Kentucky.Died in Indianapolis Indiana.Son of Samuel Harrison Page and Sarah Jane Moody , Evie Dickerson Monroe County Kentucky ,Children were-Willie Ray 1900--1982-Clova Lee 1901marrued Clint Bray Roxie Ann 1904-Married Willie Mccue.Kentucky marriage.Name Bert Page Spouse Evie Wax Marriage Date 10December 1899-County Monroe Kentucky.Evie remarries after Bert's Death.And is buried as Page in this Cemetary.Double marker with Bert Although her name at time of death was Evie McPherson .Burial Tompkinsville Monroe County Kentucky.USA. James Ray Chandler war war 11-1882-Called old mans draft registered men 45-64 years old .Given name Janes Ray surname Chandler-Birth 4October 1882-Race white-birth city Warren -Birth State Indiana This original date is from national archives. Found Jesse Ray 1887-1974-baby girl 1873-William Edgar 1874-1924-Charles Arthur 1876-1951Harry Aubert 1878-Olive WinfreyMilligan 1881-1908-Maud 1883-1883-Frank Earl 1885-he went by Earl-Jesse Ray 1887-1974-James Ora1889- Harvey Clyde 1891-1966-He went by Clyde.Annie Marie Harding-Which Lead me to Anne Marie Travis Morehart Birth July 30th1966-Death March31st 2012-ZDied Saturday 5:48 Bridge Hospice car center Findley Born in Marion Ohio.She is the Daughter of Ned E.Travis,Marion And Reginia M.(Tucker)Travis Hilliard.Married on September 5th 1998-To James Morehart in upper Sandusky.He survives in CareyStepmother also survives Shelia Travis ,Marion.Maternal GrandmotherLibby Tucker Dublin,Mother and father in laws James and Joan Morehart ,Mccutchenville and Hardd and Joanne Traxler Galion ,Two sisters Kathryn (Doug)Hoffman Plano,Il,and Christine Travis Philadelphia Pa.1984 Graduate of Marion Harding H.S.Associate Degree in accounting From :Columbus State Community College.She was a certified quick books advisor 'Nicknamed 'Warden 'In reference to her strict codes .Fan of good music and enjoyed dancing!Bravly fought a battle with Lipsarcoma!Funeral April 5th Thursday,2012.At 11:00 AM.burial bethel cemetery near Mccutchenville ,OHio.Note for Harley:Anne was one of my students at St.Mary school in Marion Ohio.It was my first year teaching and she was a fine student!God Bless!

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