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Mary Moran
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John Wilkerson: Confederate, Animal Lover, Auctioneer
John Wilkerson, known as an auctioneer through many years in Memphis, was buried Sunday in Raleigh. He was eminently a good fellow.  His life, constituting a series of jokes, became itself an endless scene of rollicking good-humor.  His generosity was bound...
John Wilkerson, known as an auctioneer through many years in Memphis, was buried Sunday in Raleigh. He was eminently a good fellow.  His life, constituting a series of jokes, became itself an endless scene of rollicking good-...
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Walter B. Delbridge, "Deaf and Dumb Photographer" 1880's
Once again we have a photograph of an unidentified individual.  The picture itself is not in the best of shape and is extremely faded.  Even using photo manipulation software I was only able to bring the image out just a bit.  It had obviously been cut and ...
Once again we have a photograph of an unidentified individual.  The picture itself is not in the best of shape and is extremely faded.  Even using photo manipulation software I was only able to bring the image out just a bit...
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For the Bottle Collector in All of Us
  Everyone needs a monkey wine bottle and we have two! :) This interesting wine bottle is another example of the unique things
that the Moran family held onto over the years.  The label reads "1950
Affentaler Spatburgunder BeerWein Baden."  Other than tha...
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Mother and Child Framed Print
This framed piece measures 21" x 23" I have no clue where
the above print is from.  It captures so perfectly the touching moment of a mother reading to
her child.  I especially like the doll in the chair and the picture
hanging on the wall in the backgro...
This framed piece measures 21" x 23" I have no clue where the above print is from.  It captures so perfectly the touching moment of a mother reading to her child.  I especially like the doll in the chair and the picture ...
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James "Uncle Jim" Nelson, "A good and faithful servant"
James Nelson, also known as Uncle Jim, died February 25 1881.  His obituary notes that he was "colored", 80 years of age and that he had been formerly owned by T.A. Nelson to whom he had been a "good and faithful servant."   I wanted to see what else I coul...
James Nelson, also known as Uncle Jim, died February 25 1881.  His obituary notes that he was "colored", 80 years of age and that he had been formerly owned by T.A. Nelson to whom he had been a "good and faithful servant."   ...
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1848 Washington Lodge No. 5 IOOF Dresden TN
Cover page Washington Lodge No. 5, IOOF Dresden Weakley County Tennessee Opened The 1st Jany AD 1848 by Eaton J. White Scroll down to see a list of the 322 members of the Lodge. I love books. Particularly old books.   I love the way they feel in my hands, t...
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E.C.Barksdales Obsession, 1909
I believe this letter was written by Ella C. Hurt, wife of Nathaniel P. Barksdale.  The letter is addressed to "Cousin John", that would be J.W. Moran but I don't know yet how the Barksdale family connects to the Morans.  In the letter Ella seems obsessed a...
I believe this letter was written by Ella C. Hurt, wife of Nathaniel P. Barksdale.  The letter is addressed to "Cousin John", that would be J.W. Moran but I don't know yet how the Barksdale family connects to the Morans.  In ...
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William G. Tanner Brutally Murdered in Case of Mistaken Identity, 1857
According to the headstone at Elmwood Cemetery, William G. Tanner was born in April of 1834. It's possible that he is the William Tanner that appears in the 1850 Census for Shelby County, living with his mother Elizabeth Tanner and his many siblings. In add...
According to the headstone at Elmwood Cemetery, William G. Tanner was born in April of 1834. It's possible that he is the William Tanner that appears in the 1850 Census for Shelby County, living with his mother Elizabeth Tann...
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James A. Scott, Gainesville Texas 1891
James A Scott was the son of Dr. George Lackey Scott (born in Dresden Tennessee) and Mary Applewhite Manion .  His grandfather was William Shanks Scott who is interred in the Scott Family Cemetery in Weakley county.   In this letter James mentions Uncle Ruf...
James A Scott was the son of Dr. George Lackey Scott (born in Dresden Tennessee) and Mary Applewhite Manion.  His grandfather was William Shanks Scott who is interred in the Scott Family Cemetery in Weakley county.   In th...
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organization, research, information processing and maintenance, webpages
Employment
  • University of Memphis
    Library Assistant, Administrative Secretary, 1980 - 2001
  • NW Behavioral Medicine
    Office Manager, 2003 - 2004
  • University of Memphis
    Office Coordinator, 2004 - 2009
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Memphis
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Hayward California - Tukwila, Washington
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Are my roots showing?
Introduction
         
Born in Memphis.  Attended Overton High School and The University of Memphis.  Worked at the Univ. of Memphis as a Library Assistant, Admin Secretary and Office Coordinator.  Spent some time in Seattle, a wonderful place to live.  Married with one child.

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Have an amazing son and husband. Natural red hair.
Education
  • University of Memphis
    Art History, 1992 - 1996
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