> Not spelled correctly in Spanish but I wish everyone a very Happy New
Happy New Year to you, too, Cleland. I believe the correct spelling: Feliz
I advised all my kids to take Spanish in high school, not that they paid any
attention to me! LOL
I have a Mary Martha Gibson, b. 1937 in Waco,
> who married a Charles Edgar Stinnett, Jr., b. 1934 in Ft. Worth. Is this
> of your line?
Could be and probably is. They came into Fannin county in 1847 and settled
later in Collin county. My gg grandparents never made it quite this far, but
bought a mill at Smithwick, Burnet County and sent their two youngest sons
to run it. The sons both married local girls and settled here.
Their parents owned the Stinnett Mill at Salado, which is a t
This family sounds interesting and I'd like to do some research on them,
just for the experience of it and because I'm interested. But you haven't
given me a single name or date to start with. If I just start looking for
Collins and Bunchs in Berie County, NC, and Louisa Co, VA, I don't think I
could narrow my search down to your specific family.
Do you think you could give me just a few details to start with? I'm not
asking for all your research. That would certainly be too much information
The ballad to which you refer is called "Poor Goins" and is credited to Gabriel Church. It is a story of Alexander Goins, "man of the Melungeon people of southwest Virginia and Tenneessee." There are at least two different versions of the reason behind Goins' ambush and murder on the ridge (known as Goins Ridge) of the nine mile spur of Black Mountain, near Stonega, Wise County, VA. The Maggard family tells one version, while the Church family tells a different story. Tradition has it that Goins' grandfa
In a message dated 1/17/2008 3:42:04 P.M. Eastern Standard Time,
I am sure you are going to find what you consider attacks on them but I do
not believe that I have ever attacked their CHARACTER as you have Brent's.
God doesn't need to forgive me, but you should ask him for yourself.
No I'm not going to waste my time finding them. You and I both know they are
in the archives. I did not attack Brent Kennedys 'character' This is what I
Still reading the emails. Is there an existing tape or verbatim transcript
of Dr. Jones? I trust Karlton's note-taking content-wise but would prefer to
refer directly to Jones's quotes.
In a message dated 1/16/08 10:14:15 AM Central Standard Time,
************** Start the year off right. Easy ways to stay in shape.