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Name: Melanie Allen melanie@allenfamilyfuneraltoptions.com Date: 2009-09-11 What is your postal address? 2120 W Spring Creek Pkwy, Plano, TX. 75023 Your website? www.allenfamilyfuneraloptions.com Comments: I am the owner of Allen Family Funeral Options in Plano, Texas and have served a family who is interested in burying the cremains of her mother at Walnut Grove Cemetery in Prosper. Can you please contact me with information regarding who handles burials at the above cemetery. Thank you, Melanie Allen 972-596-8200
ed note: the cemetery is well kept and active, contact the cemetery association.
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Name: Debbie Carlson tracimullen@aol.com Date: 2009-08-29 What is your postal address? 1223 No.20th St Council Bluffs, Iowa 51501. Surnames in Collin County? Garner Comments: Looking for an Obit or death Certificate for Samantha J. Garner (S.J.) Died in 1923 and buried in the Crossroads Cemetery. Or could someone please tell me if there are any mortuarys left in the area from that time where I might get information. Don't know the exact death date. Thank You for your help. Debbie
ed note:The listing at Crossroads 1851-1923 doesnt give much information. The only other Garner I find is Marshall E Mar 1 1907- May 10 1933. Texas Death records say he died in Fannin county. Listed as Marshall Early Garner.
In 1880 there is a James Garner in Denton county. Im thinking he died and they buried him across the line at Crossroads and then she was buried with him later. By 1972 his stone is gone. There was a lot of vandalism up there awhile back. His wife is listed as Seneth J and is quite a bit younger than him. Marshall may be a grandson.
1920 census lists her in Leonard, Fannin county with her son and family. In 1910 she was living in Ellis county. Her son Bartholomew b abt 1885 died in 1956 in Fannin county. I dont find her listed in ancestry or in the McKinney Newspaper obituaries.

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Name: Kelly Rich-Chewning toddnkell70@nctv.com Date: 2009-08-10 What is your postal address? 203 Oak Street Surnames in Collin County? Rich Comments: I am searching for info on Killian & Minerva Rich in Collin Co., TX. He was my ggggrandfather. I am trying to find the names of his children and hopefully, their children. Would you possibly have any records about him. He was born abt. 1838 in IL and married Minerva (Woolever) Rich on Aug. 9, 1859. His father was John Wesley and his mother was Nancy Crack. I have found on the internet that Killian dies in 1881 in Collin Co., TX, but I do not know if the date is accurate. My sister thinks that he was buried at Lowry's Crossing. Thank you for any info you may have. Kelly Rich-Chewning
ed note: there are 4 small cemeteries near Lowry Crossing and none list a marker for this couple. James H is listed at Wilson Chapel 1862-1941 with Martha C 1867-1914 Alfred is bur at Fitzhugh Cemetery/Forest Grove 1871-1944, wife Annie b 1875-1965
In 1880 the family is listed as living in the Plano, Wylie area. Killian Rich 49 Manerva Rich 39 J. H. Rich 17 Ophelia Rich 15 Lucy C. Rich 12 Albert Rich 9 Cordelia Rich 7 Cordella Rich 3 Chas. M. Rich 1M
I found a marriage for J H Rich to Martha Murr in 1882, Jesse James was born to them in 1885 Myrtle in 1896, Loyd in 1900, Minnie in 1902;Maggie in 1904; married Sallie Hartfield in 1916, and married Eliza Norman in 1939. A death for Mrs J H Rich in 1914.
I found a marriage for
Ophelia Rich to John T Nall in 1882.
Lucy Rich to Frank Lade in 1883
Delia to Emerson Hester in 1888
Della to T H Swann in 1896
C M to Palistine Causey in 1902
In 1920 she is living with Al and family on Dump Rd. which was another name for St Paul.
All of Al's children list Alford Monroe Rich and Annie Bell Rollins on their delayed birth certificates.
Cardella Hester 1872- 1951 is buried at Fitzhugh