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an Index of what's NEW ! 

Basically a journal [Post-it] 
for us to keep track of what we have done so far :)

Note: anyone interested in helping us out, by sending us any h*d*p*th info they have discovered, in an effort of helping out other fellow researcher's through this avenue ... we welcome anytime :)


this is currently another work in progress 
check back often !

29 Oct.  2005  - just an update !

  • computer problems finally have been cleared up ...
  • genealogical trip to VA, NC and SC ... upon returning what new info will we have to share ? ? ?
  • hdpth-DNA project has a perfect 37-marker match a Hedgepath from the SC clan and myself, more on that when we return :)

*  noted this site has had to date 11,058 hits [visitor's] ... 

13 July 2005  - we added to the category FAMILY TRIVIA

  • we have some snap shots of a few hdpth street signs ...
  • fixed the Hudspeth Co., TX sheriff patch, and added a "mini" sheriff lapel pin badge ...
  • a postcard from c.1950's  of Harrison, Arkansas - shows a Hudspeth Insurance advertisement :)

03 July 2005  - On the hdpth-DNA study group project 

  • Our milestone celebration DNA test kit give away, has brought in three new participants joining our hdpth-DNA group study ... their results should be interesting to us all ... one each of a Hedgepath, Hedgepeth and Hedgpeth :) test results will be available for comparison about 5 weeks after their test samples are sent to the testing Lab ...
  • We are still looking for a minimum of 5 more participants, as runner-ups in this celebration give away ...

*  noted this site has had to date 10,231 hits [visitor's] ... 

June 08, 2005  - On the hdpth-DNA study group project 

  • On or about June 3rd this web site surpassed the milestone of 10,000 visitor's ! ... so far no one has came forward to claim the FREE Y-DNA test kit's that were up for grabs in our give away celebration ... 

*  noted this site has had to date 10,047 hits [visitor's] ... 

May 28, 2005  - On the hdpth-DNA study group project 

  • Fantastic NEWS ... FamilyTreeDNA has drop the price on the 37-marker test kit to $219 which is a  $10 savings ...

*  noted this site has had to date 9,954 hits [visitor's] ... we're almost there !

May 09, 2005  - we added a promotional give away ...

  • As we get near the 10,000th visitor of this web site we are doing a celebration promotion and given away 3 DNA test kits :)

*  noted this site has had to date 9,811 hits [visitor's] ...

Feb. 10, 2005  - we added to the category FAMILY TRIVIA ...

  • a 1950 prescription bottle from Hedgpeth Pharmacy in Lumberton, N.C. 

Feb. 09, 2005  - something NEW the BIG picture org chart ...

  • we have just created an org chart  showing the male lines of descent, down from Lemuel Hedgpeth 1757-1840 ... all are invited to see if your line is represented, and or you suspect it might be ... and if you can help us out, in trying to fill in the missing family branches :)  that would be most appreciated by all of us ...
  •   yesterday was the 4th year of this web site !  

*  noted this site has had to date 8,878 hits [visitor's] ... that's 2,790 visitor's over the past year :)

Feb. 03, 2005  - On the puzzle link for the Photo Album we added

  • William Alexander Hedgespeth (1828-1908) son of Holland and Mary Polly (Bell) Hedgespeth ... this is a FIVE generation photograph :)
  • We have also added a link on the front page so our visitor's can cast their VOTE for this web site, through our friends at the Genealogical Journeys web site :)

*  noted this site has had to date 8,827 hits [visitor's] ... that's up 212 unique visit or hits in the past 25 days [or is that a refection of the same 8.5 visitors revisiting us for each day ?]  we would like to encourage everyone to sign the web site guest book, so we might know what you think / like / and or would like to see added ...  also which hdpth line you are researching and or descend from :)

Jan. 31, 2005  - On the puzzle link for FAMILY DATABASE  

  • we added quite a few descendants from Holland Hedgespeth, and Mary Polly Bell ... including some of their children that were missing in our database :)

Jan. 09, 2005  - on the category TOMBSTONE JUNCTION 

  • we added a couple more headstones we forgot to post for the Ochiltree Cemetery in Perryton, Ochiltree Co., Texas ...

*  noted this site has had to date 8,615 hits [visitor's] ...

Dec. 26, 2004  - On the hdpth-DNA study group project 

  • With the contributions made to our group fund account, we have pre purchased (8) 12-marker test kits from FamilyTree-DNA in a special buy, and we're passing on the savings, making them  available on a  first come  first served  bases ...
    • participant would only pay $74 [we are passing on the $25 discount that we received in this special purchase, off the already discounted group rate of $99] ...  
    • we would like to encourage the prospective participant(s) taking advantage of this special buy, to upgrade these test kits to the 25-marker testing, and we will give our own, additional $35 discount and the participant would only pay $109 [a $60 savings off of the normal group rate of $169] ... note: that the upgrade needs to be specified before we mail out the testing kit, in order to receive the additional discount ...

*  noted this site has had to date 8,503 hits [visitor's] ...

Oct. 12, 2004  - On the hdpth-DNA study group project 

  • New upgraded test results posted, and we got another match !

Oct. 10, 2004  - On the hdpth-DNA study group project 

  • Fantastic Special ... along with FamilyTreeDNA now excepting contributions for study group funding ... and for a limited time they will be matching funds too :) check for the links "Latest News & Special's"

Oct. 04, 2004  - on the category TOMBSTONE JUNCTION 

  • we added a couple more headstones from the Jones cemetery in Bloomington Twp., Buchanan Co., MO

Oct. 02, 2004  - on the category TOMBSTONE JUNCTION 

  • we added the hdpth headstones of one more cemetery
    • Jones Cemetery in DeKalb Twp., Buchanan Co., MO

Sept. 30, 2004  - On-line Obituary 

  • we've lost the physical presence of our Centurion ...

Sept. 28, 2004  - the quest of the hdpth meaning and origin ? 

  • created another page with limited info so far ...

Sept. 23, 2004  - the quest of the hdpth Coat of Arms ? 

  • created a page with limited info so far ...

Sept. 20, 2004  - on the category TOMBSTONE JUNCTION 

  • we added the hdpth headstones of four more cemeteries
    • Stigler Cemetery in Oklahoma
    • Whickerville Cemetery in Hart County, KY
    • Whitlock Cemetery in Green County, KY
    • Zion Cemetery in Taylor County, KY
  • we also added - On the puzzle link for the PHOTO ALBUM
    • Pete Hedgpeth
    • Lewis Johnson Hedgpeth family photo
    • and several MYSTERY PHOTO's ...

It's hard to believe, but after the FreeFind and Pico search engines completed their re-indexing ... this web site now has 256 pages !

*  noted this site has had to date 7,734 hits [visitor's] ...

Sept. 10, 2004  - on the category TOMBSTONE JUNCTION 

  • we added the hdpth headstones of three more cemeteries
    • Poplar Grove Cemetery in Taylor County, KY
    • Rose Hills Cemetery in Whittier, CA
    • Thompson Cemetery in Green County, KY

Sept. 06, 2004  - on the category TOMBSTONE JUNCTION 

  • we added the hdpth headstones of five more cemeteries
    • Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Taylor County, KY
    • Mt. Washington Cemetery in Taylor County, KY
    • Needles Riverview Cemetery in Needles, CA
    • Pearl Webb Cemetery in Hart County, KY
    • Pleasant Hills Cemetery in Sharon, TN

Sept. 01, 2004  - on the category TOMBSTONE JUNCTION 

  • we added the hdpth headstones of five more cemeteries
    • Hillcrest Cemetery - south of Skidmore, Nodaway Co., MO
    • Horse Cave Cemetery in Hart County, KY
    • Macedonia Cemetery in Green County, KY
    • Masonic Cemetery in Skidmore, MO
    • Mitchell Cemetery in Green County, KY

Aug. 31, 2004  - on the category TOMBSTONE JUNCTION 

  • we added the hdpth headstones of three more cemeteries
    • Hedgespeth Cemetery on Hwy. 218 in Green  Co., KY
    • Hedgespeth Cemetery # 1 off Hodgenville Rd. (Hwy 210) in Taylor Co., KY
    • Hedgespeth Cemetery # 2 off Maple Rd. (Hwy 1511) in Taylor Co., KY

*  noted this site has had to date 7,549 hits [visitor's] ...

Aug. 29, 2004  - on the category TOMBSTONE JUNCTION 

  • we added the hdpth headstones of three more cemeteries
    • Greenhill Cemetery in Rock Port, MO
    • Greenwood Cemetery in Phoenix, AZ
    • Hedgepeth Cemetery near Hopewell Church in Hart Co., KY

Aug. 28, 2004  - on the category TOMBSTONE JUNCTION 

  • we added the hdpth headstones of three more cemeteries
    • Forest Lawn Cypress in Cypress, CA
    • Glendale Cemetery near Phoenix, AZ
    • Good Hope Cemetery in Taylor Co., KY

Aug. 21, 2004  - on the category TOMBSTONE JUNCTION 

  • we added the hdpth headstones of two more cemeteries
    • Davis Bend Cemetery near Canmer in Hart Co., KY
    • Enid City Cemetery in Enid, OK

Aug. 20, 2004  - on the category TOMBSTONE JUNCTION 

  • the photo's from the six cemeteries previously posted have been fixed and reposted "smaller" file sizes now :)

Aug. 15, 2004  - Just a noteworthy note:

  • Once again ... and not one, but two awards received, this time from Paula's -  Got Genealogy ?  Award of Excellence ! 

Aug. 12, 2004  - on the category TOMBSTONE JUNCTION 

  • we added the hdpth headstones of two more cemeteries
    • Brown Family Cemetery near Roseburg, OR
    • Cross-Cut / Williams Cemetery in Phoenix, AZ

Aug. 11, 2004  - on the category TOMBSTONE JUNCTION 

  • we added the hdpth headstones of three more cemeteries
    • Aetna Grove Baptist Cemetery in Green Co., KY
    • Armour Cemetery in the Canmer area of Hart Co., KY
    • Brookside Cemetery in Campbellsville, Taylor Co., KY

Aug. 09, 2004  - another NEW category TOMBSTONE JUNCTION 

  • started posting the pictures of the headstones I found along the way on my recent three week "genealogy" vacation ... 
    • Academy Cemetery located northeast of Fresno, California 
      along with the Academy Methodist Church and Millerton Lake.

Aug. 07, 2004  - On the hdpth-DNA study group project 

  • We have our first participant and his test results from DNA-Heritage ... and there is another possible connection !

*  noted this site has had to date 7,328 hits [visitor's] ...

June 28, 2004  - On the hdpth-DNA study group project 

  • We have a second DNA testing company that we have signed up with, who is pushing the competition to the next level ! DNA-Heritage based in the UK, has drop their prices and added more marker's being tested ...

June 18, 2004  - On the hdpth Family Tree DNA study group project 

  • we are just about coming up on a year since this project was started ... and we are eager to drum up some more participants to join us ... the current special we are offering, is half price on the 25-marker test kit, for those age 70 plus ... sorry that we had to set an age limit on this special, it's not that we wouldn't be excited to see a flood of prospective participants ... but funding is not unlimited at this time :)

*  noted this site has had to date 7,018 hits [visitor's] ...

June 14, 2004  - On the puzzle link for the Photo Album we added

  • the former home of  Nannie J. (Hedgepeth) and Samuel T. Torian

June 13, 2004  - On the puzzle link for FAMILY DATABASE  

  • we added quite a few generations of descendants from Holland Hedgespeth, through son John F. and on down by way of granddaughter Martha Jane ...

June 08, 2004  - Just a noteworthy note:

  • Once again ... Our web site has received another award, this time from Bob's Place, Award of Excellence ! 

June 02, 2004  - On the puzzle link for the Photo Album we added

  • Martha Jane (Hedgespeth) Chadouin Berry ... plus an additional photo with some unidentified individuals ... at the Berry homestead dated 1908 ...

May 31, 2004  - we added to the category FAMILY TRIVIA

  • Newer updated scan AND a second football trading card of the Newcastle United soccer player Frank Hudspeth ...

May 30, 2004  - Just a couple of noteworthy notes:

  • Our web site has received our third Award, from Connie's Family History Page, for a "Job Well Done" ! 
  • On the Family Trivia ... yep another Hudspeth Trading Token this time from El Reno, Oklahoma Territory ...

May 21, 2004  - under the new category "reference material"

  • we listed some more books under Missouri that we have on hand for general look-ups ...

May 20, 2004  - we added another new category "reference material"

  • This is an Index of the reference material we have on hand for general look-ups

May 19, 2004  - On the puzzle link for the Photo Album we added

  • a recently discovered picture of Joel Hedgpeth Sr. with his send wife Ruth (Maddox) Enlow ... 

April 08, 2004  - On the puzzle link for the Photo Album we added

  • James Holland and Jemima (Davis) Hedgepeth 

April 07, 2004  - we added to the new category FAMILY TRIVIA

  • updated scan with additional info on the Newcastle United soccer player Frank Hudspeth trading card

April 05, 2004  - On the puzzle link for CENSUS RECORDS 

  • added several records for 1920 & 1860 of Kentucky ...

April 04, 2004  - we added to the category FAMILY TRIVIA

  • found a picture of the 10 cent Hudspeth trading token 

April 03, 2004  - we added to the category FAMILY TRIVIA

  • a 1963 Chevrolet dealership Award for salesmanship - C. H. Hedgepath
  •  updated info about the Hudspeth trading tokens !

March 29, 2004  - we added to the category FAMILY TRIVIA

  • Hudspeth County, Texas - Sheriffs Dept. patch !
  • Football : F Hudspeth : Newcastle United soccer 1923 trading card from the UK

March 29, 2004  - On the puzzle link for the Photo Album we added

  • Arzella ( Hedgepeth) Simpson and her family

March 28, 2004  - we added to the category FAMILY TRIVIA

  • 1923 Riverton Connecticut Amusement Park attraction staring: Madame Hudspeth World's Mystic Wonder ... who is she ? ? 

March 28, 2004  - On the puzzle link for the Photo Album we added

  • The Rev. Lewis Johnson Hedgpeth, son of Joel Hedgpeth and Jane Hudspeth, from the Central United Methodist Church in Phoenix, Arizona ... 

March 27, 2004  - we added to the category FAMILY TRIVIA

  •  John Hudspeth liquor bottle from El Reno, Oklahoma Territory 

March 24, 2004  - we added a New category ...

  • FAMILY TRIVIA ... recently we found a couple of trading token's but we don't know what they were used for, or what the history is behind them ? ?  Perhaps other's will share items to be added under this new category i.e. photographs of various hdpth street signs or other hdpth points of interest  ? ? 
  • the recent photograph "labeled" as Uncle Jake ... appears to be Jesse according to info from the 1920 census ... age categories of the children in the photo and those in the census record, date the photo as c.1910 ...

*  noted this site has had to date 6,347 hits [visitor's] ...

March 19, 2004  - On the puzzle link for the Photo Album we added

  • another mystery photograph ... possible Jesse or John, son's of Samuel Hedgespeth. The photo was labeled as Uncle Jake Hedgespeth ... picture includes a wife with 4 sons and a daughter ... hopefully someone can verify which family this is for sure :)

March 13, 2004  - On the puzzle link for FAMILY DATABASE  

  • we added a couple of generations of descendants from Sarah (Hedgpeth) Garton

March 11, 2004  - On the puzzle link for the Photo Album we added

  • Possible photograph of Sarah (Hedgpeth) Garton, daughter of James Henry Sr. and Ruth (Jones) Hedgpeth ... it was labeled "Hedgpeth" and found in a book of Garton family photos ... hope someone can identify her for sure :)

Feb. 22, 2004  - On the puzzle link for CENSUS RECORDS  

  • we added some more tabulation entries for the census years of 1790, 1800, 1810, 1820 ... we are still missing a few [ok maybe several], but hope to round all of them up one of these days :)

Feb. 21, 2004  - On the puzzle link for CENSUS RECORDS  

  • we added some tabulation entries for the 1820 census, and added a few transcribed census records of 1850 for Virginia ...

Feb. 19, 2004  - On the puzzle link for FAMILY DATABASE  

  • we added info of four generations from William H. Hedgebeth b. 1828 Southampton Co., VA

Feb. 08, 2004  - On the puzzle link for CENSUS RECORDS  we added 

  • an interesting statistical chart compiled of info gathered from the USA telephone directory white pages ... gives us a glimpse at how the various hdpth variants are spread across the country.

  •   today marks the 3rd year of this web site !  

*  noted this site has had to date 6,088 hits [visitor's] ...

Jan. 25, 2004  - the hdpth Family Tree DNA group study 

  • Special offer ! for participants age 75 plus ... we can cover "either" the complete cost of the 12 marker test, OR we can make arrangements to cover half the price of the 25 marker test ... contact us for details ...

Jan. 25, 2004  - On the puzzle link for NEWSLETTERS  we added 

  • Vol. 1 Issue no. 2 of Ann Arnold's Cross-Kin "Hedgpeth Facts and Findings"

Jan. 16, 2004  - On the puzzle link for NEWSLETTERS  we added 

  • Vol. 1 Issue no. 1 of Ann Arnold's Cross-Kin "Hedgpeth Facts and Findings"

Jan. 13, 2004  - On the puzzle link for BIBLE RECORDS  we added 

  • Family Bible Records of Robert Hudspeth, b. 20 Mar. 1769

Jan. 02, 2004  - On the puzzle link for NEWSLETTER  we added 

  • Anna Ford's - through the years with the Hudspeth's - Vol. 1 pages 1-19

    •   various ancient church Parish Register's vital records - from 
        Northumberland, England ...

*  noted this site has had to date 5,848 hits [visitor's] ...

Nov. 2nd, 2003  - just a general survey we added the hdpth Mini Poll 

  • one is to gather data on how many would be interested in a future Family Reunion ...

  • the other is to gather data on where one would be more likely to attend ... i.e. NC-VA, AL-GA, KY-TN, AR-MO, AZ-CA, ID-OR

Nov. 2nd, 2003  - On the puzzle link for NEWSLETTER  we added 

  • Volume TWO issue # THREE of Fran Nelson's  Hedgpeth/Hudspeth Newsletter is ready to view ... it appears to be the end of this publication, unless anyone knows of any additional issues, that we don't have copies of ...

Nov. 1st, 2003  - On the puzzle link for NEWSLETTER  we added 

  • Volume TWO issue # TWO of Fran Nelson's  Hedgpeth/Hudspeth Newsletter is ready to view ... 

*  noted this site has had to date 5,398 hits [visitor's] ...

Oct. 25, 2003  - the hdpth Family Tree DNA group study 

  • Limited time Special offer ! half off on the 12 marker test kit

Oct. 22, 2003  - the hdpth Family Tree DNA group study 

  • Results for the first   THREE   test kits submitted for testing are now in !

Oct. 19, 2003  - On the puzzle link for NEWSLETTER  we added 

  • Volume TWO issue # ONE of Fran Nelson's  Hedgpeth/Hudspeth Newsletter is ready to view ... 

Oct. 18, 2003  - On the puzzle link for NEWSLETTER  we added 

  • Volume 1 issue # 10 of Fran Nelson's  Hedgpeth/Hudspeth Newsletter is ready to view ... only three issues of Volume 2 left to proof read, then on to Ann Arnold's publication :)

Oct. 11, 2003  - On the puzzle link for NEWSLETTER  we added 

  • Volume 1 issue # 9 of Fran Nelson's  Hedgpeth/Hudspeth Newsletter, we REVISED the notes / internet links added at the end of this issue, for those who are interested in the the Corbridge, Northumberland, England area ... maps maps and more maps!

Oct. 09, 2003  - On the puzzle link for NEWSLETTER  we added 

  • Volume 1 issue # 9 of Fran Nelson's  Hedgpeth/Hudspeth Newsletter is ready to view.  PLUS a few internet links added at the end of this issue, for those who are interested in the the Corbridge, Northumberland, England area ... maps maps and more maps !

Oct. 04, 2003  - On the puzzle link for NEWSLETTER  we added 

  • Volume 1 issue # 8 of Fran Nelson's  Hedgpeth/Hudspeth Newsletter is ready to view.

Oct. 01, 2003  - On the puzzle link for NEWSLETTER  we added 

  • Volume 1 issue # 7 of Fran Nelson's  Hedgpeth/Hudspeth Newsletter is ready to view.

Sept. 28, 2003  - On the puzzle link for NEWSLETTER  we added 

  • Volume 1 issue # 5 and # 6 of Fran Nelson's  Hedgpeth/Hudspeth Newsletter are ready to view ... actually # 5 was already available to view, it was the link that was broken ... after being stalled for a year, this item has been moved to the top of the "to-do" list  again ! hopefully we can stay on task and keep it moving along :)

Sept. 27, 2003  - On the puzzle link for FAMILY DATABASE we added

  • more descendants of  Jeremiah Hedgepeth   b. 1785 in NC   through his daughter Sara Eveline Hedgpeth ... descending through her son Robert Charles Patterson in the 3rd generation to the 9th ... 
  • more descendants of Henry Hedgpeth have been added in the 6th to 9th generations.

*  noted this site has had to date 4,969 hits [visitor's] ...

Sept. 09, 2003  - On the hdpth Family Tree DNA study group project 

  • we have three DNA test kits that have been submitted for testing... results should be available in 5 to 7 weeks ... 

Aug. 30, 2003  - On the puzzle link for FAMILY DATABASE we added

  • more descendants of  Jeremiah Hedgepeth   b. 1785 in NC   through his daughter Sara Eveline Hedgpeth ... still got many more to input descending through her son Robert Charles Patterson in the 3rd generation to the 9th ... stay tune, coming soon !

Aug. 24, 2003  - NEW items in the works ... It's finally OPEN !

  • the hdpth Family Tree DNA study group project

July 28, 2003  - NEW items in the works ... Coming Soon!

  • the hdpth Family Tree DNA study group project

July 20, 2003  - NEW topic mailing List created ... 

  • the Hedgpeth-DNA mailing List has been created,  it's open to all interested in taking part in a discussion of a DNA project and those who want to learn more about this topic, are highly encourage to join us ... 

June 23, 2003  - On the puzzle link for the Photo Album we added

  • more photograph's ... that were shared with us recently ...
     
    •     John Hedgepeth
    •     Marion Emerson Hedgepeth
    •     Rebecca Ann Florida (Hedgepeth) Hollis, with two of her children, Henry Lloyd Hollis, and Cora L. (or Coryell) Hollis

June 10, 2003  - On the puzzle link for the Photo Album we added

  • more photograph's ... that were shared with us recently ...
     
    •     Fred Hedgpeth and his wife Alice
    •     James Archie Hedgespeth with gr. granddaughter Joanne Marie Lawes
    •     James Letcher Hedgespeth with granddaughter's Mary Lawes, Linda Sarver and Joanne Lawes
    •     Hedgespeth group photo that includes - Mamie Hedgespeth Dever, Nellie Cash Hedgespeth, James Letcher Hedgespeth, Cora Lee Hedgespeth Parrott, Mary Gladys Hedgespeth Sarver, Flora Ann "Oma" Hedgespeth Lawes and Henry Thomas Hedgespeth
    •      another Hedgespeth group photo that includes - Flora Ann "Oma" Hedgespeth, Henry Thomas Hedgespeth and Cora Lee Hedgespeth Parrot

June 08, 2003  - On the puzzle link for FAMILY DATABASE we added

  • Several non connected [as of yet] H*D*P*TH branches covering many descendants of the following.  
     
    •     Elizah Hedgepeth   b. early to mid 1800's NC    [up to 5 generations]
    •     Benjamin Alexander Hudspeth  b. c. 1815 NC   [up to 2 generations]
    •     Loren Jasper Hudspeth b. 1900 ? Oklahoma ?   [up to 3 generations]
  • more work on setting up index listings for several of the branches in the Families Database

*  noted this site has had to date 4,124 hits [visitor's] ...

May 26, 2003  - Just a couple of noteworthy notes:

  • Our web site has received our second Award, from They Live Again, for Genealogy Excellence!
  • In order to help us get the word out, we have created a H*D*P*TH website Banner, to exchange with other folk's, so they can place it on their own personal web sites. This is a wonderful way to generate traffic our way from their visitor's who might be interested in H*D*P*TH research data ... and possibly sharing their own H*D*P*TH data with us too :)

May 22, 2003  - On the puzzle link for the Photo Album we added

  • more photograph's ... that were shared with us recently ...
     
    •     Lona Hedgpeth and Dr. Thomas Watts
    •     Manerva Hedgpeth and James F. "Jim" Johnson 
    •     Millard F. Hedgpeth
  • plus several links to a few more photo's we found posted at AncientFaces.com and DeadFred.com

May 13, 2003  - Just a note of where we are at, and what's in the planning stages ..

There are 109 searchable pages in the web site now ... with another 55 pages still in the works ... ie. Fran Nelson's Newsletter, 8 pages - one for each issue left to proof read still.  Census data for individual U.S. states "complete" household listings, 46 pages [which may be broken up further according to census years, due to file sizes] and that would increase the page count xx times ... Ann Arnold's Newsletter we presently don't have a page count for yet ... there are 16 issues covering 4 years ... and of course our contributor's spot light page :)

* there have been to date 3,759 hits [visitor's] 

May 12, 2003  - On the puzzle link for the Photo Album we added

  • more photograph's ... that were shared with us recently ...
     
    •     Caloway M. Hedgpeth and 2nd wife Eliza May Brown, and another 
          photo with three of their four children ... Dee, Ernest and Beth ...
    •     Eliza Jane (Elliott) Hedgpeth and her two daughters, Mary Jane and Vannie
    •     Our "Centurion"  Dee Hedgpeth  
                      who celebrated his 106th B-day recently !

May 11, 2003  - On the puzzle link for the Photo Album we added

  • more photograph's ... that were shared with us recently ...
     
    •     Jeremiah Walker Hedgpeth
    •     John Henry and Doc Hedgepeth

May 10, 2003  - On the puzzle link for the Photo Album we added

  • more photograph's ... that were shared with us recently ...
     
    •     James Archie Headspeth and Catherine Purvis
    •     James Letcher Headspeth and Nellie Cash 
    •     Jeremiah C. Hedgpeth (or Hedgespeth) and Rebecca Jane Bell
    •     Wiley Hedgpeth and Charlottie Edwards

May 09, 2003  - On the puzzle link for the Photo Album we added

  • several photograph's ... these are the first of many photo's we have received
     
    •     Joel Hedgpeth Sr. and Jane Hudspeth
    •     Thomas Riley Hedgpeth and Eliza Jane Elliott 
    •     Demetrius Hedgpeth, 1st wife Mahala Caroline Palmer, 
          and 2nd wife Georgia Bach
    •     Marvin Bishop Hedgpeth, 1st wife Della Mae Clark, 
          and 2nd wife Elizabeth Myrtle Graham
    •     Richard Delmar Hedgpeth and 1st wife Callie Ruth Hall

May 04, 2003  - On the puzzle link for STORIES & BIO's we added

  • a letter from the Oklahoma Territory 1893 By: Demetrius E. Hedgpeth

May 03, 2003  - On the Military Records Database we added

  • Civil War Records, both Confederate and Union Soldiers  

April 26, 2003  - NEW DATABASES we added ...

  • Military Records - showing some of the soldiers who were enlisted in various wars throughout history ...
  • Spelling Variant's - a listing of an * unbelievable * possible 349 spelling variation of H*D*P*TH we have recorded, between the U.S. and the U.K.  that have been encountered so far ...

*  noted this site has had to date 3,529 hits [visitor's] ...

 March 15, 2003  - On the puzzle link for FAMILY DATABASE we added

  • Simon Hedgepeth  b. late 1800's NC ?   [up to 6 generations]  

Note: we added a note for Jan. 07,2003 down below ... for an item we some how forgot to mention back then ...

 March 09, 2003  - On the puzzle link for STORIES & BIO's we added

  • a story relayed by Demetrius Hedgpeth, about the 1858-59 wagon trip from Missouri to the Colorado River ...
  • a letter to the editor of the Sun-Telegram newspaper, by Mary (Hedgpeth) Ash, in regards to an article they ran, titled "Massacre at the Colorado River" ... Note we do not have a copy of that article, and don't know where that newspaper was published.

 March 06, 2003  - On the puzzle link for FAMILY DATABASE we added

  • Several non connected [as of yet] H*D*P*TH branches covering many descendants of the following.  
     
    •     Benjamin Hedgpeth   b. abt. 1715   d. abt. 1790 NC    [up to 8 generations]
    •     Jeremiah Hedgepeth   b. 1785 in NC   d. 3 July 1851   [up to 8 generations]
    •     John Hedgepeth   b. abt. 1782 NC    [up to 5 generations]
    •     William Marion Hudspeth   b. 12 May 1836 in GA   d. 12 July 1903  
                                                                                [up to 4 generations]
  • Also several more descendants of Henry Hedgpeth of VA, have been added too !
                                                                                        [up to 10 generations]
  • Note several of the descendants of Henry Hedgpeth have the E or ES added between the G and the P ...

*  noted this site has had to date 3079 hits [visitor's] ...

 Jan. 24, 2003  - On the puzzle link for FAMILY DATABASE we added

  • All of the links / bookmarks for moving from one generation to the next from Henry Hedgpeth of Isle of Wight Co., VA to the 7th [8th] generation have been reconfigured.
  • and we have started an index of individuals sorted by first names in this database.

   Jan. 20, 2003  - On the puzzle link for GRAVE YARDS we have added loads of data 

- New data has been added from various cemetery listings, that we have been able to located, on the internet ... along with a few that are not listed ...

- a Guest Book has been added to this web site ... finally !  it's working now ...

- the FAMILY DATABASE has many NEW entries ... 

  •  3 generations of descendants of Jeremiah Hedgepeth b. 1785 in NC. 
  •  3 generations of descendants of  Coleman Hedgepeth b. abt. 1798 VA
  •  and then info we presently have for the 7th generation down from Henry 
     Hedgpeth of Isle of Wight Co., VA, which actually shows the children of 
     the 8th generation ...  it's working now ...

- At the same time, we are in the process of reconfiguring the links / bookmarks for moving from one generation to the next, and then back again, in the family database ...

- The Family Group Sheet Form [or I should say that .txt file, that generates the messages sent to us] has been fixed AGAIN ... now the data submitted to us for the database, will print out correctly in the right fields ... I have personally tested it and verified that it works correct this time ... 

*  noted this site has had to date 2,689 hits [visitor's] ...that's over a thousand visits in almost 3 months time ... wonder who all, or where all of them connect in at  :)  

NOTE the RootsWeb site counter only counts the first visit of each user, each day ... so multiple visits in the same day by the same IP address only count once per day, and NO other data is gathered ...

  Jan. 07, 2003  - On the puzzle link for STORIES & BIO's we added

  • New book recently published by Charles Baley, about the 1858-59 wagon trip from Missouri to California ... titled "Disaster at the Colorado" Beale's Wagon Road and the first Emigrant Party ... this book goes into much more detail than John Udell's Journal  of that trip and the people who were a part of that wagon party ... Charles has done a lot of research, and answers many of the question we have all wondered about ...

   Nov. 06, 2002  - On the puzzle link for CENSUS RECORDS we added 

- New data has been added to just about ALL available census year indexes ... All published indexes available to me at this time have been comb through, along with the AIS Accelerated Indexing System. Noted that there are still a few states that might be missing, along with some counties in those states that we have covered so far ... hopefully with further resources and your help :-) we will be able to add more of those that were missed !

   Oct. 27, 2002  - On the puzzle link for CENSUS RECORDS we added 

- New data has been added to just about ALL available census year indexes ... still have AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, FL census index data to gather  ... coming soon !

*  noted this site has had to date 1,650 hits [visitor's] ...

   Sept. 28, 2002  - On the puzzle link for CENSUS RECORDS we added

- Index of almost every H*D*P*TH located in the US Census from 1860, 1870 and these are partial list(s) with some states missing ....

- fixed link to Fran's Newsletter Vol. 1 issue # 4 ... don't know what happen to issue # 5 got to proof read it again :-( and will reload it soon !

   Aug. 27, 2002  - On the puzzle link for FAMILY DATABASE we added

- the 6th generation on down from Henry Hedgpeth of Isle of Wight Co., VA

   Aug. 24, 2002  - On the puzzle link for CENSUS RECORDS we added

- Index of almost every H*D*P*TH located in the US Census from 1850  these are partial list(s) with some states missing ....

   July 26, 2002  - On the puzzle link for FAMILY DATABASE we added

- the beginnings of this database come from my personal records .... includes the first 5 generations on down from Henry Hedgpeth of Isle of Wight Co., VA

   July 18, 2002  - On the puzzle link for CENSUS RECORDS we added

- Index of almost every H*D*P*TH located in the US Census' from 1830 and 1840  these are partial list(s) with some states missing ....

   July 16, 2002  - On the puzzle link for CENSUS RECORDS we added

- Index of almost every H*D*P*TH located in the first five US Census' from 1790 thru 1820  these are partial list(s) with some states missing ....

   July 08, 2002  - On the puzzle link for LAND RECORDS we added 

-  Index of H*D*P*TH's found on the Bureau of Land Management, General Land Office Records website.
-  also a little more reorganizing and cleaning up of the Home page.

*  noted this site has had to date 1004 hits [visitor's] ...

   June 23, 2002  - On the puzzle link for NEWSLETTER  we added

-  vol. 1 issue no. 4 of Fran Nelson's  Hedgpeth/Hudspeth Newsletter.

   June 22, 2002  - On the puzzle link for STORIES & BIO's we added 

-  A Trip Across the Plains  1858-1859:  by Joel Hedgpeth D. D.
-  also a few words about "the Journal of John Udell".

   June 10, 2002  - On the puzzle link for NEWSLETTER  we added

-  vol. 1 issue no. 3 of Fran Nelson's  Hedgpeth/Hudspeth Newsletter.

   June 06, 2002  - On the puzzle link for NEWSLETTER  we added

-  vol. 1 issue no. 1 and 2 of Fran Nelson's  Hedgpeth/Hudspeth Newsletter.

   May 31, 2002  - added links to other resource / database sites.

   May 20, 2002  - On the puzzle link for NEWSLETTER  we added

-  vol. 1 issue no. 5 of Fran Nelson's Hedgpeth/Hudspeth Newsletter.

   May 17, 2002  - started adding links to other's websites.

   May 13, 2002  - Ancestry Connections, issued us our first Award !

*  noted this site has had to date 539 hits [visitor's] ...

   May 12, 2002  - On the puzzle link(s) for MAILING LIST(s) and MESSAGE BOARD(s)  ...

-  we moved mailing List(s) and message(s) board info to their own pages.

   May 11, 2002  - added puzzle pieces to start an index of various categories being created, and a first page for each of those groups.

   April 21, 2002  - added link to Family Group Sheet submittal form for future database.

  Dec. 28, 2001  - loaded the graphics to memory of  9/11.

  July 29, 2001  - loaded the graphics for the Homepage header.

  Feb. 08, 2001  - this website first appeared ... with just general info about the mailing List(s) on RootsWeb.

 

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