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Georgia✿⊱CA (#46540149)
 member for 12 years, 7 months, 25 days
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Bio Photo "I love everything that's old, old friends, old times, old manners, old books, old wine."

-Oliver Goldsmith


Jasper ~ Joy's beautiful kitty

Henri ~ Gentle Kitty

Yager ~ Family dog/now with photo

Lizzy ~ Our special kitty

Mr. Black ~ Neighborhood Cat

Miss Kitty ~ kitty-cat

BLUE The Belgian Ox

"brief is life but love is long"
-A. L. Tennyson


CORRECTIONS AND TRANSFERS
I welcome all corrections, and with a few exceptions, I am happy to transfer any of the random memorials I have created - on to those who have a relationship, or historical interest. My ancestors, family, friends, local memorials, and special history interests, I do maintain in my care.
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Saundra Dowling
140937054
thank you all for stopping at our son's site,James Henry "Tank" Dowling and leaving a token. Please continue to pray for our family as we try to heal. We will see James again in God's time. God bless, Saundra & Alton Dowling
link to a video of James playing his guitar and singing with 2 of his nephews
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yUmTU7SD02U
Added by Saundra Dowling on Jan 29, 2015 3:38 PM
Eileen Castagna
RE: Thomas B. Holmes
Georgia, I will delete thank you. Perhaps your family connection may be to Michael B. Holmes, the owner of that plot in Holy Name. His obit was quite extensive and I think I posted it here.
If not, I will do so for you to review. I don't know who Thomas was and I'm searching. Do you have an ancestry.com public tree? Eileen
Added by Eileen Castagna on Jan 09, 2015 9:15 AM
Eileen Castagna
Thomas B. Holmes
Hello Georgia -

I was just entering info from my ancestry records and I see that you have added Thomas B. Holmes, 1902, Holy Name Cemetery, Jersey City NJ.
I am curious of your source please because I have trying to piece together the rest of the individuals in the family plot.
Hope to hear from you and thank you.
Eileen Nicholson Castagna
Added by Eileen Castagna on Jan 07, 2015 3:59 PM
KsCityKim
RE: Florentina Elizabeth Queen
There is a photo on my memorial already. If you find out they're related, let me know. I've worked on the family a bit and have requested links to some of her kids and linked her to her husband Charles who you have. (His DC shows his middle name as Thobin rather than Tobin, but I've not found anything but "T" including an obituary) You might check back in a couple of days/weeks to see the links. I did find connection to a F/G contributor - one of her daughters married his uncle so he may want her too. lol Thanks! Kim
Added by KsCityKim on Dec 12, 2014 4:03 PM
Robert Hague
My Bio
Thank you for your very kind words. I love helping other people, and I am willing to transfer almost any memorial if I believe the other Find A Grave member can add more information; the memorial does not have to bed in the members direct line.

Thank you for taking the time to drop me a note.

Bob Hague
Added by Robert Hague on Nov 20, 2014 11:46 AM
JoyColeღ
Coffee in Heaven

Sweet Georgia,

There is most definitely coffee in Heaven. I can see dad and Beansie happily raising their cups for seconds as mom passes by with the percolator. I remember so many parties with my parent's friends drinking coffee and eating Italian pastries from the bakery. All the ladies (wearing red lipstick) complaining about their waistlines and the men reaching for seconds and thirds. Wouldn't it be nice to think they can still enjoy each other.

There has to be a happy ending, I can't believe otherwise for our wonderful parents.

:-)
Added by JoyColeღ on Nov 09, 2014 3:16 PM
JoyColeღ
William Wright

Georgia,

I just received notification that you sponsored William Wright - or dear Beans(ie). I can't believe how you remembered this sweet man and that he was a dear friend to my father.

Thank you Georgia, I am so touched. Beasie was just as kind as his gentle face and he was one "of those guys". The kind of man his family and friends could always count on to do the right thing. These men are so rare now.

Thank you Georgia, you are such a sweetheart!

Joy
Added by JoyColeღ on Nov 08, 2014 4:49 PM
Rosie♥Mooch
RE: Elmo's sponsorship
Love Elmo! The three goats and the three sisters! Hugs, Rosie
Added by Rosie♥Mooch on Oct 25, 2014 8:14 PM
Sam Andrusko
RE: Margaret Landis/have requested obit. to be posted
Hi,

Oh gee, thanks for a quick response and your research efforts. Just checked Find A Grave for Joseph and Margaret I and see you've already made the links, so all I can do is thank you! And especially thanks for the obits of William and Margaret.

I noticed Rosy's obit also appears in the Myersdale Library Special Collections Project. If you got it from there, I wonder again if whoever typed up the obit from there made a mistake. It says the obit possibly came from the Meyersdale Republican.

Obit do have errors. Was annoyed with my half-sister when she gave the wrong maiden name for our grandmother's mother when she (grandmother) died. And this was only in the 1990s, so ... people do make mistakes. Also wonder whether Magdalena (instead of Margaret) is wrong or just a middle name. She's Margaret or Maggie in the census records I've seen.

Anyway, thank you so much for your efforts. Perhaps in Rosy's entry you can simply note that the obituary is incorrect; that she was the daughter of Joseph Landis, not Peter. Otherwise, it looks as though you've made the mistake, not the obit.

Take care.
Sam Andrusko
Added by Sam Andrusko on Sep 30, 2014 1:02 PM
John Pearse
RE: Good to see you here!
Thanks, Georgia. I've really started to get into the genealogy thing in the last year or so. Fortunately, you and Becky and others have done a lot of finding and posting on find-a-grave so all I have to do is follow along.
John
Added by John Pearse on Aug 26, 2014 3:07 PM
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