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Mike Foley (#47133615)
 member for 5 years, 4 months, 27 days
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Bio Photo I'm a life long American history buff, especially the colonial and Revolutionary War periods. I've been working on family genealogy for about 25 years. I enjoy collecting native american artifacts, photography and traveling to historic sites and living history museums.

Researching the Hames, Francisco, Salzer and Volk families of Monroe County, NY; as well as the Foley and McGreal/McGrail families of western NY. Also the VanZile/VanSyle families of 1700's NJ.
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 • 39 Memorials Added
 • 39 Memorials Managed
 • 72 Photos
 • 7 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 5 Virtual Flowers
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Messages left for Mike Foley (9)[Leave Message]
Ann Marie Shaw South
Katherine L. McGreal Shaw McLaughlin
Dear Mike,
Just by chance have I come across your name and all of this unknown information about my mother's family! I am ecstatic! I live in Dallas, Texas and have planned to visit my mother's grave today in remembrance of her upcoming birthday on July 30, and discovered all of this research you have done! I am so grateful to you. Words cannot express. Perhaps I can fill in for you other family info. My hope is to visit Rochester, NY and Holy Sephulchre Cemetery in the future to identify more of the McGreal family.

Sincerely,
Ann Marie Shaw South
Added by Ann Marie Shaw South on Jul 27, 2014 11:00 AM
Snoopy_Lover
Headstones
Thank you so much, Mike, for this beautiful photo of my son's Great, Great Great Grandfather Brewer. You do wonderful work! Bless you in all your endeavors.
Added by Snoopy_Lover on Jul 02, 2014 3:36 PM
Daryl Verstreate, Jr
benjamin swick
Indexing and photographing Rev War Soldiers in this county help would be appreciated. I would like to use these headstones in my online index for the SAR. http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nyrcessar/RochesterChapterSAR.htm
Added by Daryl Verstreate, Jr on Nov 25, 2010 10:58 PM
Beca
George Manley Photo
Thanks so much for the George Manley tombstone photo! I live in West Plains, MO. Is there anything you may need here that I can get for you?

Beca
Added by Beca on Sep 08, 2009 5:49 PM
Victoria McCoy
Wm Jayne
Thank you so much for taking the time to photograph Wm Jayne's headstone, and the great quality of the photo. Welcome to Find A Grave as well. I hope you have as much fun as I have working with all the wonderful people you meet through this site.

Victoria McCoy
Added by Victoria McCoy on Sep 02, 2009 2:33 PM
Zoe Tom
Seth R. Norris
Yes, add Seth's too. That other was a stone for his wife of some sort, as I recall. I think that was a memorial stone, and NOT his regular tombstone.
Please do add the correct one.

Zoe
Added by Zoe Tom on Aug 22, 2009 8:19 PM
Zoe Tom
Rev. Peter and Fidelia Norris
Dear Mike - This is to let you know how thrilled I am that you found Rev. Norris and his wife's tombstones and took such great pictures of them!!!
I don't know how you managed to find Fidelia's tombstone. I was told that it was over-turned, or someone thought it was. Thank you so very much!!!
Sincerely,
Zoe
Added by Zoe Tom on Aug 22, 2009 6:01 PM
Zoe Tom
Rev. Peter and Fidelia Norris
Dear Mike - This is to let you know how thrilled I am that you found Rev. Norris and his wife's tombstones and took such great pictures of them!!!
I don't know how you managed to find Fidelia's tombstone. I was told that it was over-turned, or someone thought it was. Thanks you so very much!!!
Sincerely,
Zoe
Added by Zoe Tom on Aug 22, 2009 6:00 PM
Paul G. Healy
RE: Thank you
You are most welcome for both sets of photos. Holy Sep. and Riverside are accross the street from each other. Do you have any interest in the other O'Brien family members I mentioned in the caption of the plot photo?
May peace be with you and your family,
Paul
Added by Paul G. Healy on Aug 05, 2009 4:24 PM
 

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