Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Advertisement
Kurt Lau (#46787540)
 member for 14 years, 7 months, 29 days
[Add to MyFriends]
Bio and Links
I have been photographing grave stones since the 1980's in the southern N.J./PA area. I first started (like many) with my own family tree, and then I started photographing grave markers of Civil War and Revolutionary War Veterans' gravesites (among others) in the late 1980's and early 1990's. I moved to southeast GA in 1996 and continued with my project. I have MANY more photos from years ago (about 2000) than the ones I have posted on FIND-A-GRAVE. Any changes or corrections to my photos or information please feel free to contact me. Also, anyone wanting to use my photos for ANY reason, please ask first, I usually OK a request as long as I am given credit for the photo. Thanks.

Some of the surnames I am researching include: Lau, Wynn, Scull, Navone, Henderson, Corson, Biggs, Camp, Cheesman, Wolbert (Woolbert), Cresse, Elmer, & Lummis. Most of these family names are from the southern N.J./Philadelphia, PA area.

P.S. I've also been (since the early 1970's) a HUGE Philadelphia PHILLIES and FLYERS fan!! Greg (THE BULL) Luzinski was my favorite Phillie!
 Contact:
or
Leave Public Message
Contributions to
Find A Grave
 • 134 Memorials Added
 • 135 Memorials Managed
 • 519 Photos
 • 2 Photo Requests
 • 113 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 17 Virtual Flowers
 • 1 Virtual Cemetery
 • 2 Fame Ratings
Virtual Cemeteries
Ancestors & Relatives (111)
Messages left for Kurt Lau (57)[Leave Message]
Iron Horse
George Washington Cockfield
Sent you additional information on G.W. Cockfield buried in Scarboro Cemetery in Georgia. He is a GGG Granduncle of mine. Saw you couldn't decipher the scrawl on the cement tombstone. Thought I would help out. Here is his family information if you want to add.

Parents
Cleland Washington Cockfield
b: 10 February 1822 - Williamsburg County, SC
d: 31 December 1862 - Murfreesboro, TN
"Sergeant Co.E 10th South Carolina Infantry - killed in action at Battle of Stones River".

Mary Margaret Cox
b: 1824 - Hemingway, SC
d: 1890 - South Carolina

Siblings
John Henry Cockfield
b: 1841 - Hemingway, SC
d: 1 January 1863 - Murfreesboro, TN
"Corporal Co.E 10th South Carolina Infantry - died of wounds received in Battle of Stones River".

Sarah Elizabeth Jane Cockfield Dennis
b: 1843 - Hemingway, SC
d: 28 March 1909 - Hemingway, SC

Joseph Cleveland Cockfield
b: 1844 - Hemingway, SC
d: 2 July 1863 - Gettysburg, PA
"Private Co.G 15th South Carolina Infantry - killed in action at the "Battle of the Wheatfield" near Rose Farm, Gettysburg, PA."

George Washington Cockfield
B: 10 November 1846 - Hemingway, SC
D: 21 June 1917 - Screven County, GA
"Private Co.D 19th Battalion South Carolina Cavalry

Margaret H. Cockfield Thomas
b: 1848 - Hemingway, SC
d: unknown

**married John Henry Thomas
brothers
**married Tristram Alexander Thomas

Martha A. Cockfield Thomas
b: 1850 - Hemingway, SC
d: unknown

Colon Kopac Cockfield ** may GG Grandfather
b: 20 February 1851 - Hemingway, SC
d: 18 April 1924 - Hemingway, SC

Jacob O. Cockfield
b: 1859 - Hemingway, SC
d: unknown
Added by Iron Horse on Jul 02, 2015 3:03 PM
Faye Bunton
Photo
Thank you so much for the photo of John Thomas Conner..
Added by Faye Bunton on Jun 04, 2015 2:14 PM
Sharlotte Neely Donnelly
RE: Thanks!
Thanks again. Do we know where Wiley's wife is buried?
Added by Sharlotte Neely Donnelly on Jun 03, 2015 8:08 AM
Betty Atkinson
THANK YOU!!
this was a huge help.. I was able to edit the memorial and add the correct info, except for the dod as it is not carved on the stone.. But I have that info from the SS death index. thank you so much!!
Added by Betty Atkinson on Jun 03, 2015 5:52 AM
Sharlotte Neely Donnelly
Thanks!
Thanks so much for the photos of the Hendrix family's graves. I really appreciate it.
Added by Sharlotte Neely Donnelly on Jun 02, 2015 2:17 PM
Amanda Canion
Canarah L. Burke Newton
Thank you so much for taking the time to take this photo for me! With your permission i would like to add it to my ancestry tree (giving you photo credit of course). Thank you for all your efforts!
Added by Amanda Canion on May 27, 2015 2:24 PM
Betty Jo Tindle
Joseph Oliff
Thank you so much for taking the picture of his headstone for me. I appreciate it so much!

Betty Tindle
Added by Betty Jo Tindle on May 25, 2015 10:31 AM
SJ family
Payne
Thanks so much for the photo.
Added by SJ family on May 25, 2015 9:22 AM
Brandi Dillie
photo request
Thank you so much for adding the photo of Mary newton.
Added by Brandi Dillie on May 24, 2015 5:42 PM
James A Gamblin
Elizabeth Akin
Thanks again for a job well done.
Added by James A Gamblin on May 20, 2015 4:45 PM
[View all messages...]
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service