This site is for those persons with the surname Castleberry in their family tree who can trace their line back to Heinrich Kasselberg who was born in Germany and migrated to Pennsylvania with his wife Katrin Derrick where he died in 1729See More
"I seem to have a different Grime family all together. My great grandmother, Cora Grimes from New Lebanon, Indiana 12/07/1899-06/27/1988 and father Samuel born in 1849. It's a tough nut to crack, huh?"
"My g. grandfather states he was born in Alabama in 1831. I can find no record. He had a twin brother. They were orphaned. One story is their father got into an argument with a tenant and was killed. Don't know anything about their mother except…"
"James never submitted an application for a pension but his wife did and I do have that. She doesn't mention his being captured but one of his officers stated in the application that he and James were prisoners together for a time. The…"
"I just discovered that my ancestor James Howell Carothers, Company H, 11th Tennessee Infantry was captured Jan 1864 and was a prisoner of war at Rock Island Barracks, Illinois until he was exchanged in March 1865. I have been trying to find a list…"
"My gggg grandmother was Cloe LLewellyn. She was born before 1753 in Tyrell County, NC and died 1794 in Edgecombe County, NC. She married Thomas Grimes in NC. Here parents were John William LLewelllyn and Frances Culpepper, both from Virginia. She…"
Thanks for inviting me to add you as a friend. I'm excited to hear more about your Sarah Talley... I run the Talley DNA group and would love to have you join the email list. Anyone interested in the surname can do so. Maybe we have already tested a male in your Talley line....and you may be related to me...would love to know.
You did everything correct, sorry you didn't get my reply. The Gay group is already created and you can find it here http://www.genealogywise.com/group/gaysurname and the Thompson group can be found at http://www.genealogywise.com/group/thompsongenealogy. I do leave replies but sometimes I guess I delete the conversation too soon, I just get so many that I have to delete or else it gets carried away. Hope this helps with your Gay and Thompson groups.