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    1. [FLGLADES]new list home is FL-GLADES
    2. Timothy Stowell
    3. A new home for the Glades county mailing list has been set up. In a few minutes, I'll send out personal invitations to the subscribers of this list who wish to join the new group will be able to do so. I can not add members directly. It should be a link you can click that will let you 'accept' the invitation to join the new group. You may need to check your spam folder as I can't say when such will be delivered. If you don't find an invitation in your email you may also go to this site - https://groups.io/g/FL-GLADES and select Join Group. Of course, folks may still post to this list through 3/1. Tim Stowell

    02/11/2020 08:01:43
    1. [FLGLADES]Status of the Glades county mailing list - 2020
    2. Timothy Stowell
    3. As of now, the Glades county mailing list has 19 subscribers. In light of this list closing on March 2nd, with the full knowledge of the list owner - Susan Penn Groover, I have set up a new home for this list. I've recently set up similar homes for other Florida Rootsweb lists that will be going defunct next month. In my next email, later today, I'll send you further information regarding this and how to join the new home for this list. Tim Stowell Chattanooga

    02/11/2020 07:00:35
    1. [FLGLADES]Leave a Farewell Message
    2. Susan Penn Groover
    3. /_*Leave a Farewell Message*_/ This post was by Judith to MODAVIES: suggestion: People may want to post a "farewell" message on the mailing list before it goes to archive, and in this message include an email you plan to keep for the foreseeable future. A separate email could be set up expressly for this purpose if it is more convenient/secure. (You'll want web-based, not provider-based.) That way, if someone peruses the archive & finds a possible connection, they would have a way to get in touch with you privately. I have been on a couple of lists that went archival at some point, and I really wish I had done that, as our old email was provider-based and - once that provider went defunct, people looking through the defunct mailing list had no way to contact me (nor I them) It's easier to track people down these days, but I'd still suggest this. I think this to be an excellent idea, wish I thought it. I would like to expand to suggest that a post to include Your name, best address to reach you (one that might be dedicated to your genealogy research), a list surname(s) of interest, a list to places of interest (country, region, state, county), subject of interest, snail mail address (at your own risk), telephone number (again at your own risk), web address if you have a website, where you “moved.” Please keep in mind these to be suggestions and you should only provide what you would be comfortable for “ibots” to find. Might not want to wait to last minute. This would give system to process information and have it posted. With this in mind, please do not be concerned when you see my post to the nearly 300 (took inventory; final count was 298 – just sharing) mailing lists I admin. I will be leaving my time capsule to the list(s) in the coming days. But I will be here til Roots Web turn off the lights and lock the door. Let me take a few lines to acknowledge all the “thank-you” I have received. I started with a few surnames and expanded to counties more recently. But you are all “welcomed.” I try serve with the volunteer spirit and a happy heart. Please overlook my frustration that may boil to the top in the coming days. Susan

    01/13/2020 12:32:32
    1. [FLGLADES]Ramblings from the Backseat
    2. Susan Penn Groover
    3. /_*Ramblings from the Backseat*_/ Beginning March 2nd, 2020 the Mailing Lists functionality on RootsWeb will be discontinued. Users will no longer be able to send outgoing emails or accept incoming emails. I have already announced that as of March 2^nd , when Roots Web ceases to function as a mailing list that I will be hanging up my administrator's hat. These are my observations and suggestions going forward. First and foremost, someone needs to step-up to be new administrator, chairman, leader, whatever title you like. Next a decision should be made whether to remain a mailing list or a bulletin board. Of course, what is to say both could be established. I personally have not read, but Dick Eastman has endorsed Group.io as a venue for mailing list. From what little time I have had, I would lean toward Group.io to maintain mailing list format. I have no experience with bulletin boards therefore I have no input. I am hearing Facebook, but I have issues with privacy and whether someone would make the site secure enough. I am sure there are other venues for bulletin board format. Can not stop someone setting up FB account, just do not bother to invite me. Also, Ancestry has an established bulletin board area, it is functioning. Due to the activity on most state lists, my next suggestion would be that county mailing lists consolidate to form one state list. When activity is established divide into regions. Too much activity then establish a county list (start at the top and drill down). Under the blanket of a state list posting could use subject line to keep the identity of the county ie; SUBJECT: [AL-SUMTER] Looking for … Surname lists are a horse of a different color. Suggestion here would be to make use of subject line. Kinda like reading a newspaper, the subject line is like a headline of a newspaper. Personally I pay attention to an informative subject line. A worry in the back of my mind is with the “mass exodus” from Roots Web to other venue on whether that venue can handle the new activity or whether “we” will cause that venue to crash and burn. Here's hoping that is a needless concern. Once the list is established … there needs to be centralized place where a directory or a place of registration that searching community would go to find the list. Since I am US based, USGenWeb comes to mind. This maybe more difficult step. USGenWeb sites are individually maintained. Hearing rumblings that this may be solved in the near future. Last concern (for the moment) would be “being nice and playing well with others.” Personally, have not experienced this problem. Frustration, maybe. Especially when Roots Web fell apart and returned “fixed” with continuing problems. For example, I still have to push through a post from someone using AOL. AOL users … this is why your post takes a little longer to be seen. Sorry, I do my best with the tools I have to work with. Patience is probably going to be the keyword in days to come. Patience with the leaders that will step forward. They are going to be putting a lot on their plates and will need support in establishing a new venue and getting it working, establishing their rules, etc. Congratulation to those lists that have found a “new home.” From what I see you are in good hands! Will try to make this last posting to those newly adopted lists. (Posting to all lists today.) At this point in time, Family Trees, Message Boards, Web Sites, & Wiki at Roots Web are not effected to my knowledge. Of course, Message Boards are already part of Ancestry. So open conversation. Work on finding a volunteer to lead the list forward. I'm gonna stop rambling for the moment. I'm here till they turn off the lights and lock the door. Susan

    01/12/2020 01:17:33
    1. [FLGLADES]Unsubscribing from Mailing List(s)
    2. Susan Penn Groover
    3. -- /_*Unsubscribing from Mailing List(s)*_/ With the upcoming changes to Roots Web, some have decided to “leave early.” Which I personally understand. Since I am busy, I would like to ask for your help. Should you make the decision to close your membership to list please do the following: Insert or substitute listname before dash. To unsubscribe from the list, please send an email to listname-request@rootsweb.com <mailto:wvlogan-request@rootsweb.com> with the word "unsubscribe" without the quotes in the subject and the body of the email with no additional text. OR A link is provided at the bottom of individual and digests. Help in this area will be completely appreciated and will be considered an act of kindness. --- Genealogy: Where you confuse the dead and irritate the living.

    01/11/2020 01:38:31
    1. [FLGLADES]Genealogy of Roots Web
    2. Susan Penn Groover
    3. /_*Genealogy of Roots Web*_/ Since most of us are genealogists or family historians, I write this to answer the primary questions I am receiving in “genealogy speak.” Mailing lists were scattered about the Internet prior to the conception of Roots Web (ie: AOL, Prodigy, Compuserve, and others) BIRTH: Sometime in 1996, Karen & Brian Leverich, conceived what it is now known as Roots Web. Roots Web grew to host uncountable mailing list of many subjects, surnames, places, etc. These mailing lists were free to its users/subscribers. MARRIAGE: June 2000. Roots Web was married (purchased by) Ancestry, Inc. with prenuptial agreement that mailing list services would remain free. I believe to be sometime in 2015, our beloved Roots Web began to suffer health issues. My speculation is outgrew its existence and its host was unable to keep up without a major and costly overhaul. After a year plus, Roots Web reopened its doors, but a lot of her faithful subscribers had lost interest or found other vehicles to convey their passages of information. During this time, other updates on the Internet have occurred. These changes have caused some subscribers unable to participate. Not qualified to expand on this other than to say that some folks have lost connection with Roots Web, DEATH: 2 March 2020. Beginning March 2nd, 2020 the Mailing Lists functionality on RootsWeb will be discontinued. Users will no longer be able to send outgoing emails or accept incoming emails. Additionally, administration tools will no longer be available to list administrators and mailing lists will be put into an archival state. BURIAL: Archives will be available to peruse. No further information as to where, how long, or whether a price tag will be added. Hope this helps. Susan Penn Groover

    01/10/2020 07:46:54
    1. [FLGLADES]Update
    2. Susan Penn Groover
    3. Hi everyone! This has been heavy on my heart since Ancestry / Roots Web announcement. I have been admin / moderator for various mailing lists for 25+ years (some lists that predate Roots Web). The options for change do not fit my personal criteria. This is, also, not happening at a time I am able to give personal time for this change. Plus, I think Ancestry is not given an adequate “heads up” for this change. (I personally admin 200+ lists) So I have made the decision to become a subscriber as opposed to an administrator. I will remain admin to the mailing lists I currently admin till Roots Web makes the changes they propose on March 2^nd . I am leaving the decision for change to the list members. I am still gathering options. I will post suggestions in the next few days. The major option I am hearing is Facebook. I suppose this could work. But Facebook, in my humble opinion, would be turning a mailing list into a message board. And various mailing list members have stated they would not Facebook. Personally, I am in this bucket. I have personal issues with Facebook. Open discussion on the list. Voice your opinion. Enough for now. Will post more on other options in the future. Susan Penn Groover, List Administrator --- Genealogy: Where you confuse the dead and irritate the living.

    01/09/2020 07:35:10
    1. [FLGLADES] Marriage lookup - have certificate number
    2. This is a Message Board Post that is gatewayed to this mailing list. Author: bgar134 Surnames: White Classification: lookup Message Board URL: http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.florida.counties.glades/341/mb.ashx Message Board Post: I need the information for the marriage of William White and unknown person (possibly Dorothy Louise ?). William was married in May 1967 in Glades County. The record is volume 2520, certificate 17550. Any help appreciated. B Important Note: The author of this message may not be subscribed to this list. If you would like to reply to them, please click on the Message Board URL link above and respond on the board. <br>

    03/27/2015 07:17:34
    1. [FLGLADES] Cumberland Gap Tennessee Genealogy and History Group, A.K.A (CGTGHG)
    2. david via
    3. We would like to announce the forming of a new organization the Cumberland Gap Tennessee Genealogy and History Group, A.K.A (CGTGHG) which propose to record and preserve. The goal of the group is to promote Genealogy with the recording of Pioneerâs and their descendantâs while also preserving and recording Cumberland Gapâs history. The CGTGHG hopeâs the Nation will get behind the group by submitting pioneerâs names, stories, pictures and Genealogies to be preserved for future generations to come. The CGTGHG will be having a newsletter 4 times a year and will have memberships available on different levels more on that to come. You can go to our website at [1]cgtghg.org or [2]facebook.com/cgtghg Thank You, David A Nelson Jr Website and Social Media References 1. http://cgtghg.org/ 2. http://facebook.com/cgtghg

    11/17/2014 01:44:21
    1. Re: [FLGLADES] Purse/Sturgis/Augustine/Ussery
    2. This is a Message Board Post that is gatewayed to this mailing list. Author: jdunnquest Surnames: Classification: queries Message Board URL: http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.florida.counties.glades/335.1/mb.ashx Message Board Post: So many years have passed. I know your email is outdated. I married into this family and can fill you in a bit. I live in Ft Myers, am surprised about Leon being buried here. He has a memorial next to Lucy in Putnam County, Florida I would love to hear from you! Important Note: The author of this message may not be subscribed to this list. If you would like to reply to them, please click on the Message Board URL link above and respond on the board. <br>

    03/22/2014 12:02:38
    1. Re: [FLGLADES] James, Adams, Sturgis, Landrum
    2. This is a Message Board Post that is gatewayed to this mailing list. Author: ferncoflorida1 Surnames: Landrum, Adams, Ross Classification: queries Message Board URL: http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.florida.counties.glades/1.8/mb.ashx Message Board Post: Indian Francis Landrum Adams is my 2nd grandmother. She is buried in Cedar Grove cemetery in Marion county, Florida Important Note: The author of this message may not be subscribed to this list. If you would like to reply to them, please click on the Message Board URL link above and respond on the board.

    08/06/2013 07:40:37
    1. Re: [FLGLADES] Summerall and Wiggins
    2. This is a Message Board Post that is gatewayed to this mailing list. Author: xs84 Surnames: Wiggins Classification: queries Message Board URL: http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.florida.counties.glades/52.1.2.1/mb.ashx Message Board Post: I am interested in the photo with William, Walter and Andrew. Is there a way you can send me the photo- I will be very happy. My mother is Marian Wiggins, daughter of Walter Raleigh Wiggins, Jr.. If so, xscabboyx@gmail.com Thanks. Important Note: The author of this message may not be subscribed to this list. If you would like to reply to them, please click on the Message Board URL link above and respond on the board.

    03/11/2013 10:45:45
    1. Re: [FLGLADES] Summerall and Wiggins
    2. This is a Message Board Post that is gatewayed to this mailing list. Author: flcacker Surnames: Classification: queries Message Board URL: http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.florida.counties.glades/52.3/mb.ashx Message Board Post: Do you have any information on Georgia Ann Summerall? She married W. Riley Shepherd in Arcadia Florida. She was probably born around 1870. Their children were a boy that died around age nine (I think Henry) Shepherd, Emma Shepherd and Sallie Shepherd. Sallie was my grandmother. If you have any leads I would greatly appreciate it. I can not find anything before their marriage. Important Note: The author of this message may not be subscribed to this list. If you would like to reply to them, please click on the Message Board URL link above and respond on the board.

    01/29/2013 07:50:27
    1. Re: [FLGLADES] Summerall and Wiggins
    2. This is a Message Board Post that is gatewayed to this mailing list. Author: flcacker Surnames: Classification: queries Message Board URL: http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.florida.counties.glades/52.2/mb.ashx Message Board Post: Do you have any information on Georgia Ann Summerall? She married W. Riley Shepherd in Arcadia Florida. She was probably born around 1870. Their children were a boy that died around age nine (I think Henry) Shepherd, Emma Shepherd and Sallie Shepherd. Sallie was my grandmother. If you have any leads I would greatly appreciate it. I can not find anything before their marriage. Important Note: The author of this message may not be subscribed to this list. If you would like to reply to them, please click on the Message Board URL link above and respond on the board.

    01/29/2013 07:50:25
    1. Re: [FLGLADES] Summerall and Wiggins
    2. This is a Message Board Post that is gatewayed to this mailing list. Author: mulebutts Surnames: Classification: queries Message Board URL: http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.florida.counties.glades/52.1.2/mb.ashx Message Board Post: He was my great great grandfather. Had 2 sons, Andrew Jackson Wiggins and Walter Raliegh Wiggins. Andrew was my grandfather. I have a picture of all 3 made in 1926. Important Note: The author of this message may not be subscribed to this list. If you would like to reply to them, please click on the Message Board URL link above and respond on the board.

    08/15/2012 01:52:49
    1. Re: [FLGLADES] Summerall and Wiggins
    2. This is a Message Board Post that is gatewayed to this mailing list. Author: mulebutts Surnames: Classification: queries Message Board URL: http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.florida.counties.glades/52.1.1.1.1.2/mb.ashx Message Board Post: Susan Thornton was Andrew's 1st wife. I believe they had 5 kids. William 1854 - 1940 was my great grandfather. He lived on Marco Island, FL. Important Note: The author of this message may not be subscribed to this list. If you would like to reply to them, please click on the Message Board URL link above and respond on the board.

    08/15/2012 01:48:55
    1. Re: [FLGLADES] Photos of Wm & Emma Shepard
    2. This is a Message Board Post that is gatewayed to this mailing list. Author: apeterson1214 Surnames: Classification: queries Message Board URL: http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.florida.counties.glades/20.1/mb.ashx Message Board Post: Joanne this is your cousin Angie. I was Geraldine Albritton's daughter. Grandmother Elva Shephard. We use to talk a lond time ago. Due to illness I have been off line for some time. Please e-mail me at apeterson1214@yahoo.com hope to hear from you soon. Important Note: The author of this message may not be subscribed to this list. If you would like to reply to them, please click on the Message Board URL link above and respond on the board.

    07/26/2012 10:52:34
    1. Re: [FLGLADES] Moore Haven look up, please
    2. This is a Message Board Post that is gatewayed to this mailing list. Author: tamfly1 Surnames: Classification: lookup Message Board URL: http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.florida.counties.glades/337.1.2/mb.ashx Message Board Post: Thank you for your reply, however, I am specifically searching for their location between the years of 1914 thru 1917. Those are the only missing "pieces" I am in search of. Marriage location for Harry Graves & Ida Pauline Connelly, Birth location for my grandmother, Edna Louise Graves (supposedly, St Augustine, FL, 15 Aug 1914, yet no birth record to be located in the state of Florida). Marguerite, who appears on the 1920 census was born in 1917 in Moore Haven according to her death certificate. She died in 1924 @ the age of 7. ANYONE who can assist me in filling in the missing years of 1914 - 1917 for this family, will be GREATLY appreciated! Important Note: The author of this message may not be subscribed to this list. If you would like to reply to them, please click on the Message Board URL link above and respond on the board.

    12/08/2011 10:02:49
    1. Re: [FLGLADES] Moore Haven look up, please
    2. This is a Message Board Post that is gatewayed to this mailing list. Author: tamfly1 Surnames: Graves & Connelly - Kentucky, Georgia, Florida Classification: queries Message Board URL: http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.florida.counties.glades/337.1.1/mb.ashx Message Board Post: Thank you for your reply, however, I am specifically searching for their location between the years of 1914 thru 1917. Those are the only missing "pieces" I am in search of. Marriage location for Harry Graves & Ida Pauline Connelly, Birth location for my grandmother, Edna Louise Graves (supposedly, St Augustine, FL, 15 Aug 1914, yet no birth record to be located in the state of Florida). Marguerite, who appears on the 1920 census was born in 1917 in Moore Haven according to her death certificate. She died in 1924 @ the age of 7. ANYONE who can assist me in filling in the missing years of 1914 - 1917 for this family, will be GREATLY appreciated! Important Note: The author of this message may not be subscribed to this list. If you would like to reply to them, please click on the Message Board URL link above and respond on the board.

    12/08/2011 10:02:00
    1. Re: [FLGLADES] Moore Haven look up, please
    2. This is a Message Board Post that is gatewayed to this mailing list. Author: williamfcraigjr Surnames: Classification: queries Message Board URL: http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.florida.counties.glades/337.1/mb.ashx Message Board Post: 1900 United States Federal Census,Laurens County,Georgia Name: Ida Canally [Ida Conally] [Ida Connelly] Age: 12 Birth Date: May 1888 Birthplace: Georgia Home in 1900: Rudy Springs, Laurens, Georgia [Reedy Springs, Laurens, Georgia] Race: White Gender: Female Relation to Head of House: Daughter Marital Status: Single Father's Name: John Conally Father's Birthplace: Georgia Mother's Name: Julia Canally Mother's Birthplace: Georgia Neighbors: View others on page Household Members: Name Age John Conally 49 Julia Canally 49 Gertrude Canally 12 Ida Canally 12 ============================================================ 1910 United States Federal Census Odum,Wayne County,Georgia Name: Pauline Pope [Pauline Connelley] Age in 1910: 21 Birth Year: 1889 Birthplace: Georgia Home in 1910: Odum, Wayne, Georgia Race: White Gender: Female Relation to Head of House: Daughter Marital Status: Married Father's Name: John Connelley Father's Birthplace: Georgia Mother's Name: Julie N Connelley Mother's Birthplace: Georgia Household Members: Name Age John Connelley 58 Julie N Connelley 58 Pauline Pope 21 John Pope 2 John Connelly 6 Brown Weaner 19 Henry W Cannon 30 [50] ============================================================ 1920 United States Federal Census Name: Ida Pauline Graves Age: 31 Birth Year: abt 1889 Birthplace: Georgia Home in 1920: Jacksonville Ward 9, Duval, Florida Race: White Gender: Female Relation to Head of House: Wife Marital Status: Married Spouse's Name: Harry L Graves Father's Name: John Connelly Father's Birthplace: Georgia Mother's Name: J* Connelly Mother's Birthplace: Georgia Able to Read: Yes Able to Write: Yes Neighbors: View others on page Household Members: Name Age Harry L Graves 28 Ida Pauline Graves 31 Edna L Graves 5 Margarite Graves 2 1/12 J* Connelly 67 John Connelly 68 Carl Connelly 12 ============================================================ 1930 United States Federal Census Name: Patrice I Graves [Pauline Graves] [Ida Pauline Graves] [Patrice I Connelley] Birth Year: abt 1886 Home in 1930: Jacksonville, Duval, Florida Relation to Head of House: Wife Spouse's Name: Harry L Graves Father's Name: John Connelley Mother's Name: Julia L Connelley Parents' birthplace: View image Neighbors: View others on page Household Members: Name Age Harry L Graves 38 Patrice I Graves 44 Edna L Graves 15 Bessie L Graves 5 Harry C Graves 2 6/12 John Connelley 78 Julia L Connelley 78 ============================================================ Important Note: The author of this message may not be subscribed to this list. If you would like to reply to them, please click on the Message Board URL link above and respond on the board.

    12/06/2011 12:29:17