Posted By:Marta Fortenberry
Subject:Re: jacob faulkenberry or faulkenburg
Post Date:December 02, 2012 at 10:23:25
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Forum:Mississippi Genealogy Forum
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Hi Nina, I don't if there is any relation, but thought I would try. I know my father ( Earl Thad Fortenberry) is a descendant of someone from Spain and I'm not at all sure of the name. My GG grandfather was from Spain. I am of African American descent and I have 2 brothers who have a different mother from me.
I was told my fathers mother was either a Tippen or Pippen (not sure which one) and she was from Texas. I have yet to retrieve my fathers death certificate, but he died in June of 1984 in San Francisco, Ca. My brother gave me this info and I just wanted to know if we could link the info to see if it matched somehow. Thanks in advance.