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George Daigneault (#47199208)
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Bio Photo I am a graduate of Mount Pleasant High in Providence R.I. I enlisted in Air Force and spent most of my time overseas.I am a Vietnam Vet and spent 10yrs with the Air National Guard.I retired after 40yrs with Pratt & Whitney as a jet engine inspector and the last 10yrs as an FAA inspector for the company.I have been researching my family tree as a hobby.I walk a lot of historical cemeteries looking for my ancestors final resting place.I take a lot of photos and clean up some plots of the family when I find them.My mothers side of family (Whitford)dates back to the 1600's.They are called swamp yankees around here.I have many historical cemeteries located a short distance from my house.I recently became involved with Pocasset cemetery in Cranston.I only live 2 miles from their.I do a lot of cleaning of grave sites and take photos as I go.I started a page on facebook for the cemetery if anyone is interested.I use ancestry.com for the info I enter on the bios.If you find a error please send me a note and I will correct it.
News flash:As a result of all my work at this cemetery they have put me on as a board member.I will try and fill out more photo request when I figure out the filing system which is very old.
I have started another task at this cemetery: I am posting all the burial cards on F.A.G. so expect a lot of edits. I am doing it alphabetically so I do not know when I will be done. This way I capture all the single plots with only a small numbered stone. I will not be taking photos of small stones because they are basically all the same except for the number but you will have the location.
Another reminder on photo request. Sometimes their is no marker for the grave only an empty plot. Sometimes the stone is overturned on the inscription and to heavy to flip over. Other times it is a flat marker that gets buried over time.
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Richard Arthur Fenner
Charles Atwood
Thanks
Added by Richard Arthur Fenner on Jun 02, 2015 10:05 PM
Mary Erickson
Harry & Bertha Fiske
Thank you, George, for the wonderful picture of Harry and Bertha's stone. I really appreciate your help and for your time and effort! And THANK YOU for being a volunteer! Mary
Added by Mary Erickson on May 27, 2015 8:52 PM
FAMGENE91
Henry Johnson #89365947
Thank you so much for all you do! Would you consider transferring my Uncle's memorial to my care? Thank you!

FAMGEN91- 48183949
Added by FAMGENE91 on May 26, 2015 8:25 PM
Meredith Clarke
Mary Brown Erler
Thank you George, you are my Rhode Island family connection.
Added by Meredith Clarke on May 22, 2015 10:56 PM
Sharon Kadlick
RE: Ann Clifford
Thank you Very much for the transfer!
Added by Sharon Kadlick on May 18, 2015 11:54 AM
Sharon Kadlick
Ann Clifford
Hi George,
Thank you for the great job and all the info you provided on my 3x's Greatgrandmother's memorial #127223811!
I would like to know if you would please transfer her memorial to me, #10032038.
Thank you again for all your work on Find A Grave!
Sharon Kadlick
Added by Sharon Kadlick on May 18, 2015 7:35 AM
Thomas A Hawkins
Hawkins
Thank You for updating burial information for the Hawkins memorials. Very very appreciated!!
Added by Thomas A Hawkins on Mar 14, 2015 12:15 AM
Robert Welbourn
Hird
Thanks for posting this info! It's been very helpful in tracking down my Hird relatives who came to Rhode Island from Bradford, Yorkshire in the early 1880s.
Added by Robert Welbourn on Dec 30, 2014 10:38 AM
deb soracco
thank you!!
George
thank you SO MUCH for taking pictures of the grave sites of my great grandmother's sisters. It was a sad time in the family as another child/sister died the same week. I appreciate your hard work!! thank you again!!
Added by deb soracco on Dec 22, 2014 2:27 PM
JOMAMA
William Lawton
George,
I'm requesting permission to use Williams Head stone photo you took per my request and any other Lawton family photo for use on my Ancestry .com Family tree. I will give you full credit of course.
Thank you very much for getting Williams photo for me.

Joe
Added by JOMAMA on Dec 21, 2014 4:47 PM
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