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From: Rose-Anne <>
Subject: Re: WKY: In need of advice
Date: Mon, 15 Dec 1997 09:56:26 -0800


Hi Colleen,

What a wonderful gift! My grandmother clipped obits and human interest
articles from Memphis-area papers paying tribute to very elderly
individuals (mostly 100+ years old). Last year, I placed an index of
names (the person, any relatives, etc) onto the TNGenWeb site

Take a look at:

http://home.mem.net/~rac7253/gen/obitindx.htm

and see if that would interest you. Also, Nancy Trice has Mattie's
Scrapbook of Obituaries on the Hopkins Co, KY website:

http://www.rootsweb.com/~kygenweb/hopkins/obits/index.html

Hope that helps a little!

Rose-Anne

Jim & Colleen Lovan wrote:
>
> My husband's grandmother kept a notebook of assorted newspaper
> clippings ( mostly obituaries, some wedding announcements and
> anniversaries) of family and friends. She collected them from about
> 1931 til her death in 1982. There are over 100 items. Nearly all of
> them have a connection to Livingston, Marshall or McCracken
> Counties. She dated some and others not. There is no indication of
> what newspapers these may have come from. I don't intend to part
> with this book but I'd like to find a way to share this information with
> others. I would greatly appreciate suggestions or ideas how to best
> go about this.
>
> Colleen

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Rose-Anne Cunningham Bray
TnGenWeb Project: http://www.usit.net/tngenweb/
Researching: SANDERS,TALBOTT,MARTIN,CUNNINGHAM,WILLIAMS,HOLLAND,INGE
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