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FAMILY OF WASHINGTON COUNTY, FLA
|GRIFFIN Reunion: Descendants of Belcher Griffin and Sarah Carter
reunion will be FIRST SUNDAY in MAY at 10:00 A. M., the first Sunday
in May at Gap Pond Free Will Baptist church grounds. in Sunny Hills, FL.
The fellowship will be great. Bring food to share with friends and family.
It will not be the same without you. Lucille Griffin Collins
|2001 Sloan Family Reunion
From: email@example.com (Frank
2001 SLOAN FAMILY REUNION
All Sloans, and related families, descended from the Sloans in Decatur County,
Ga.; Jackson County, Fl.; Washington Co. Fl.; Hillsborough County, Fl.; Polk
County, Fl; and all other environs as may be appropriate, are cordially invited
to the third annual Sloan Family Reunion IN Graceville, Fl.
Time: July 7, 2001, 9:00 am til everyone leaves
Place: First Assembly of God Church Dining Hall,
5565 Brown Street (Hwy 77)
The church is located on the North side of town just past the high school.
Coordinator: Frank Sloan
4855 Damascus Church Road
Graceville, FL 32440
Ph: 850 263-6180
Some of the known related families are: Braxton, Bridges, Broome, Collins,
Champion, Cloud, Finch, Fowler, Forehand, Gay, Griffin(of Decatur Co. GA.)
Hatcher, Leggon, Mears, Meeks, Mullis, Robbins, Stewart. Anyone with a connection
to the Sloan family is welcome, including just good friends and neighbors.
Everyone should plan to bring a covered dish, and/or soft drinks. A microwave
will be available to reheat items and several of the locals will supply some
basic utensils and refreshments. No alcohol allowed at the church and all
smoking must be done outside the building. A playground is available for
Everyone planning to attend please notify the coordinator, Frank Sloan, by
no later than June 1, 2001 so that proper preparations can be made. Anyone
needing more information or some form of assistance may also contact Frank
Sloan at the above numbers. Weekday phone calls should be after 6:00 pm CST.
Please bring any and all family information such as Family Bibles, pictures
of the family new and especially old, old documents such as marriage records,
funeral records, wills, deeds military discharge records, etc. I plan to
have a computer set up to scan things for the Sloan Family Database.
Please fill out a Family Information Sheet with all known family information
and return it to me prior to the reunion so I can update the Sloan Family
Database before everyone arrives.
Motel accommodations are available nearby in Chipley, Florida or Dothan,
Alabama if needed. Make reservations early. Rooms are going fast because
of the holiday weekend.
of David MAY From:
firstname.lastname@example.org (Mary May)
The annual JOHN SELLERS reunion will take place at the National Guard Armory
in Chipley on August 11, 2001. Start time will be at 9:00 AM. The place has
been changed as well as the date. This year we will meet on the second Saturday
instead of Sunday. Ask that everyone please bring all of their photo's and
any stories that they have of the family history. If my computer holds up
I would like to make copies of all of the old photo's and put them on CD-R's.
All SELLERS-SHORES-KELLY/EY'S-PREVATTE'S-and any other related surnames are
invited to attend. I have located a great-great granddaughter of Joshua who
I hope will attend.
Also, hope to have additional information on Isaac Shores. Please bring a
favorite covered dish for the noon meal. Some entertainment will be provided
for the kids. If you have a favorite kids video please bring it.
|MILLER REUNION - The Descendants of Benjamin (Ben) Miller and Eliza Anderson
of Washington County 1881 will be having a Miller Family reunion in DeFuniak
Springs, Florida on October 20, 2001. It will take place at the Chautauqua
Building on Lake DeFuniak. For more information contact Rodney J. Ryals at
email@example.com or call me at
|Winterville Assembly of God, 1897
Hwy.177A Bonifay, Fl
- Territory of Florida
|First Baptist Church of
organized in 1887
|Holmes Creek Digital Solutions
|Washington County Chamber of
Genealogy by Cara A. Murray mailto:
|The CARTER reunion is the fourth
Sun in June at the Possum Palace in Wausau, FL. Lucille Griffin Collins;
Florida CSA Pension Application Files
The Glover, Harrell, Gibson and Jackson Family Reunion will be held
July 14-16,2000. The headquarters will be at the Comfort Inn,
2175 State Rd 71, Marianna, FL. For more information, contact Robert Ford
at (850)526-2930 or Roy L. Roulhac, at
Academy-Jackson County Training School will hold its annual meeting
and reunion, June 29- July 2, 2000, in Marianna, Fl. Registration
will be held June 29 from 3-7, p.m. at the McClane Community Center on the
West End. For more information, contact Linda Jones at (850)526-5714 or
Pond Cemetery - thanks to Cathy
Marriages of Washington Co FL
We have A C F Ga online....will try to post as they come in.We have many
questions to check on as some pages didn't print well.
|Blue Lake Cemetery
Date: 5/21/00 11:37:28 PM Eastern Daylight Time
From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Cynthia
I was a member of Blue Lake Baptist Church in Chipley, Florida in 1973-1974.
There was a small cemetery directly behind the church which in turn led down
to Blue Lake.
|Washington County Chamber of
Baxley Family Reunion first Sunday in June at the Civic Center in
Graceville FL. from 10:30 to 2:30. Everyone welcome. Come and see our new
additions. Bring a coverd dish and your family information.
|Volunteer to do Lookups in Washington County:
|A Toole Family Reunion will be held Saturday June 3, 2000 in Columbia,
SC for all Toole Family members. Many descendants of Edward Toole, Sr. of
Bertie County, NC and his sons Isaac, Edward, David, Geraldous, and Jonathan
will be attending. A room has been reserved at the SC Archives for the morning
of June 3 for those wishing to conduct research. A catered BBQ luncheon will
be served at noon. For more information, contact Sanford Toole at 910-295-6676
or email email@example.com.
Gathering - Johnsons and Myricks - July 7-9, 2000
REUNION - 27 May 2000
First Baptist Church , Chipley - Baptist - 1887
First Baptist Church
1300 South Blvd
PO Box 643
|Hi Everyone --
This is important! The time for our annual White Family Reunion/Gathering
will soon be here, In fact it is the first Saturday in May, the CWA UNION
HALL, on Rairoad Avenue in Chipley. The building will be open at 10 a.m.
We will have lunch about 12 o'clock. My brother, Abbott, is now the chairman
and does a good job. I have volunteered to help with the publicity and NEED
YOUR HELP. It is in my mind (?) to use all resources possible, including
the internet, to get the word out. I need addresses, both land mail and email.
Please, won't you help me? I NEED ALL THE HELP I CAN GET! My land mail address
is still: Lloyd White, P.O. Box 53, Chipley, FL, email is
firstname.lastname@example.org. You can reach
me by phone at 850-638-4878. I plan to get a newsletter out before April
1 and really need addresses!
Don't forget the date and remember I WANT TO SEE YOU THERE, PLEASE.
of James Madison Hodges & Mary Jane Love, sent by Margie Daniels
Memories of Covered Wagons, thanks to Jim Bishop
|Jeff W. Shirah's
|City of Chipley Web Page
|We have a new web page, for the
First United Methodist Church of
With friendly greetings, C. E. Peterson
|Info on the 30th annual Wausau Possum
Day Festival. (http://www.holmescreek.com)
|SYLVANIA CHURCH AND CEMETERY INFO
Sylvania Church and Cemetary are one and the same. My family name is Green.
My race is African-American. Also buried there are family's Potter, Pompey,
Sheffield and Roach. The Church and cemetary are in Vernon East of downtown
and South of the Wewa highway. My mother family Church and Cemetary are St.
Luke. Their name is Jackson and is located just north of Ebro and west of
highway 79 in a place call Redhead. Keep up the good work.
Grove Methodist Cemetery is now online. Many thanks to
Lisa Howell McCracken.
Cemetery Survey is now online. Many thanks to
Lisa Howell McCracken.
Cannon, Herndon, Downing genealogies online. Contact
Baptist Church Cemetery Survey online by
Jim and Shirley Pratt
Baptist Church of Southport, Bay County, Florida by Elaine
Page Taylor ETa6407522@aol.com
|Now available for
Old queries are still available from the Query link below.
|Bethel Primitive Baptist
Church Cemetery is now online! Many thanks to
Cemetery is now online. Many thanks to
Brian & Lynn Walters for the
County Cemeteries - survey done in 1958.
|Please help by sending information
on cemeteries you know in Washington County, Florida, especially those that
are Abandoned and Neglected; enter here ~>
Florida Cemetery Task Force
by two great volunteers: Gail and Duke Vickrey, Gulf Breeze, FL
Cities in Washington County
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Washington County, Florida, Descendants. Unfortunately I
do not live in or near Washington County, so there
is a strong need for local researchers who are willing to
volunteer their assistance.
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