website updates 6/29/2017

I am very excited to share this week’s updates. I have added interactive Google maps to mark the locations of cemeteries! Right now you can interact with the Michigan and Tennessee maps.  If you click on the pins, the names of those buried in them will appear in a small box along with allContinue reading “ website updates 6/29/2017”

Featured BIRDWELL of the week – June 26, 2017

Benjamin F. Birdwell was the third child born, of eleven, to John Harvey and Martha (Chaffin) Birdwell.  Born in to a poor farming family in Jackson County, Tennessee on October 6, 1841. He spent almost his whole life in Jackson County, except for the seven or so years he lived in Missouri as a child.Continue reading “Featured BIRDWELL of the week – June 26, 2017”