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b ca 1854-55 Cherokee CO, NC d 12 May 1929 Mt. Vernon, Monroe CO, TN buried Pine Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Monroe CO, TN
b 25 Jul 1851 Cherokee CO, NC d 19 May 1933 Mt. Vernon, Monroe CO, TN buried Pine Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Monroe CO, TN
Aunt Gussie (Hampton) Ervin, my grandmother's sister, gave me this photo decades ago. Aunt Gussie, now deceased, was a big help to me. I paid a professional photographer to improve the quality and make it more distinct, etc.
by Sandra (Nipper) Ratledge, great-great-granddaughter
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All you kinfolks, put some mail in that old box!