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Charlie (#47128769)
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Bio Photo Please feel free to take any photos that I attach and upload them to your family tree. You do not need to ask my permission or credit me for the photograph.

I live in the East Riding of Yorkshire in England and am willing to look for graves etc in the local area.

I am trying to make a full record of the cemeteries I live near and am using local history records to add in the details for headstones which I cannot read or are missing. I started this when tracing my own family tree and my aim is to help anyone tracing their family. I do not want to upset anyone, so if anyone wants me to remove or transfer memorials please let me know.

Tip (Copied from England Discussion Forum):
To do a search for cemetery or churchyard in a particular county go to cemetery search and begin with a full search for all in England. Find-A-Grave will say that there are too many records and that you should go back and refine the search so that it returns fewer results. Ignore this and in the address bar at the top of the screen, where the url reads: replace the 0 at the end with one of the following codes. There may still be several pages of cemeteries in the list for the county, but it is easier to look through

4205 Bedfordshire
4206 Berkshire
4207 Buckinghamshire
5247 Bristol
4208 Cambridgeshire
4209 Cheshire
4211 Cornwall
4216 County Durham
4212 Cumbria
4595 Derbyshire
4214 Devon
4215 Dorset
4811 East Riding of Yorkshire
4217 East Sussex
4218 Essex
4219 Gloucestershire
4220 Greater London
5248 Greater Manchester
4222 Hampshire
4599 Herefordshire
4224 Hertfordshire
4812 Huntingdonshire
4226 Isle of Wight
4227 Kent
4228 Lancashire
4229 Leicestershire
4720 Lincolnshire
4231 Merseyside
4232 Norfolk
4233 North Yorkshire
4234 Northamptonshire
4235 Northumberland
4236 Nottinghamshire
4608 Oxfordshire
4617 Rutland
4238 Shropshire
4239 Somerset
4240 South Yorkshire
4610 Staffordshire
4242 Suffolk
4243 Surrey
4244 Tyne and Wear
4715 Warwickshire
5249 West Midlands
4247 West Sussex
4248 West Yorkshire
4249 Wiltshire
4601 Worcestershire
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angela pattison
jane styan
you put a headstone of my grandad john william styan in holme on spalding moor cemetery his mother and sister jane styan and sarah styan were buried in kirkby malzeard west yorks cemetery without a headstone is there anywhere that records would tell where in the cemetery thank you
Added by angela pattison on Sep 20, 2014 4:38 PM
Michael Genever-Watling
Charles Prawdzik

I am Michael Genever-Watling and I have been researching my father C H Genever-Watlings WWII record with 415 Squadron RCAF Eastmoor. My father was the flight engineer with Charles Prawdzik during Aug and Sept 1944. I have laft some photos and notes on the Find a Grave site.

Best Regards
Added by Michael Genever-Watling on Sep 20, 2014 7:50 AM
Rose Wood
Samuel Baker
I'm looking for the burial plot of my grandfather Samuel Baker who is buried in the skinner lane cemetery in pontefract. He was born 8th October 1922 and died January 1981. Thanks in advance!

Rose Wood
Added by Rose Wood on Sep 14, 2014 8:19 AM
Margie Hinton
John Hinton, knight and MD

Can you look at the grave marker you posted for:

UK and Ireland, Find A Grave Index, 1300s-Current about John Hinton
Name: John Hinton
Cemetery: St John the Evangelist Churchyard
Burial or Cremation Place: Sutton Veny, Wiltshire Unitary Authority, Wiltshire, England

I cannot read the faint carving.

I am searching for Sir John Hinton, MD, born in Chilton Foliat, Wiltshire and died in London 1682 - he is NOT buried in the St. Giles Cripplegate cemetery as shown on Find a grave.

Could this be my John Hinton?

Thank you so much,

Margie Hinton in California

Margie Hinton (#46808268)member for 8 years, 11 months, 1 day

Added by Margie Hinton on Sep 10, 2014 2:00 PM
Tina Indyka
John William Green
Hi -Im doing some research on behalf of a friend and am trying to find out if the John William Green ( died 19/12/1955) and his wife Emily in the photo you posted are the Greens we are looking for .Do you know anymore about them ? -thanks .
Added by Tina Indyka on Sep 03, 2014 1:50 AM
Sandra Tongeman
Charles PETTO
Hi Charlie
Would you please consider transferring the memorial for Charles Petto Findagrave No. 37348181.
Charles William Petto was married to Eliza Sweetlove, she was my maternal Grandfather's sister, and, I would like to add family history details in the bio and mention their deceased infant daughter too.
Thank you.
Added by Sandra Tongeman on Sep 01, 2014 4:15 PM
Carol Millington nee Boon
Josph Boon
Thank you for the photo of his memorial. I didn't know where he was buried and I am struggling to find the cause of his death.
Added by Carol Millington nee Boon on Aug 30, 2014 8:47 AM
Jac Chamberlain
Bertha Alice Vagg
Thank you for taking this photo of my great great aunts grave. Thanks to you I now have more information to added to my family tree.
Added by Jac Chamberlain on Aug 25, 2014 4:48 PM
Thank you
My grandfather passed in WWII and the photo you posted of his memorial is the first time I or any of my family has seen it. He passed shortly after my mother was born and she never knew him.

Being residents of the Canada and the US, we have never been able to make it over to England. And as my mother is getting on in years, she may not make it at all.

Your photo brought him just that much closer to us. Thank you very much.
Added by Ross on Aug 23, 2014 7:38 AM
Barbara (Kirsch) Day
RE: William Broadbent
Thank You
Added by Barbara (Kirsch) Day on Aug 14, 2014 3:57 PM
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