Minerva Moore Jackson Headstone.
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Longevity – Keeping Stories Alive

Minerva Ann Moore is what I think of the moment I hear the word longevity. Daughter of Hughey Crawford Moore, Sr. and Tabitha Eaton. Old Manervy Jackson (pronounced Ol’ Ma-Nerve-E). This woman had stories, many we still have with us today. She was one of seventeen children born to Hughey “Huey” Crawford Moore and Tabitha …

1860 Census Cynthia King
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The Case of Lucinda Cynthia Rainwater

The Continuing Case of the Rainwaters. Read part one here. DEATH Cynthia (Rainwater) King and Andrew stayed where they were. I believe Cynthia died BET 1883 AND 1899. Andrew died 15 Mar 1891 Sevier County, Tennessee. I believe they may have been buried together on the land they lived on due to financial constraints. Caroline …

Lucinda Caroline Rainwater Lebo not Lucinda Cynthia Rainwater King
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The Case of Lucinda Caroline Rainwater

I have seen much confusion over Lucinda Rainwater, Cynthia Rainwater and Caroline Rainwater in other peoples family trees. Many people are listing these women as the same woman. One article alone can not fully show all of the evidence I have showing that these women are not one in the same. The enormous amounts of …