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Re: Census Records

Posted: 2 Jan 2013 5:40PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Lowe/McLain
Frustrated!!!! No wonder I can't find my family. I found my Grandmother's name Under McClain instead of McLain her first name Curtie was spelled Curtis. My Grandfather's name, Samuel Anderson, was found Anerson, even the Headstones are ODD. My Grandfathers first name isn't even on the headstone. Gramdmas middle name was Esther. Her headstone says Curtie M. I'm guessing the M stands for McLain? One of her brothers name is Charley, it's spelled Chaley in the census. Back them they didn't ask, they just spelled it like they heard it. What can you do? The same goes for their Birth records,Marriage License, etc.......
and who knew they didn't have computers in the mountains of TN.?
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debra726n 4 Jun 2006 4:53PM GMT 
Steve 5 Jun 2006 1:04PM GMT 
June Barker 5 Jun 2006 1:25PM GMT 
Cindy Blankenship 6 Jun 2006 11:10AM GMT 
Pam 9 Jun 2006 3:24AM GMT 
tgynell 12 Jan 2013 9:33PM GMT 
garyglenn1841 12 Jun 2006 2:09PM GMT 
Debra 12 Jun 2006 3:56PM GMT 
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cholowe 3 Jan 2013 12:40AM GMT 
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