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BriansBlues (#47229807)
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Bio Photo Semi-pro Genealogist and Personal Historian in the San Francisco Bay Area.

I live very close to the Town of Colma, known as "The City of the Silent", as the population of deceased there far outnumbers those of the living. Colma began as a necropolis of San Francisco, and it is home to the following 17 cemeteries:
* Calvary Cemetery
* Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
* Eternal Home Cemetery
* Golden Hills Memorial Park
* Greek Orthodox Memorial Park
* Greenlawn Memorial Park
* Hills of Eternity Memorial Park (Jewish)
* Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery
* Home of Peace Cemetery
* Hoy Sun Memorial Cemetery
* Italian Cemetery
* Japanese Cemetery
* Olivet Memorial Park
* Pet's Rest
* Salem Memorial Park
* Serbian Cemetery
* Woodlawn Cemetery

Other local cemeteries NOT in Colma include:
* Chinese Cemetery (Daly City)
* Chinese Christian Cemetery (Daly City)
* Golden Gate National Cemetery (San Bruno)
* Hoy Sun Ning Yung Cemetery (Daly City)
* I.O.O.F. Cemetery (Half Moon Bay)
* Neptune Society Columbarium (San Francisco)
* Pilarcitos Cemetery (Half Moon Bay)
* San Francisco National Cemetery (Presidio)
* Saint Johns Cemetery (San Mateo)
* Skyline Memorial Park (San Mateo)
* Tung Sen Cemetery (Daly City)

Additional local Genealogical & Historical resources I have access to:
* Alameda County Library
* American Schleswig-Holstein Heritage Society
* California Genealogical Society & Library
* California Historical Society
* California Pioneers of Santa Clara County
* California State Library: Sutro Library
* California State University Library
* Caņada College Library
* Contra Costa County Historical Society
* Contra Costa County Library
* Monterey County Historical Society
* National Archives at San Francisco
* Native Sons of the Golden West
* Pacifica Historical Society
* San Benito County Historical Society
* San Francisco History Association
* San Francisco History Museum
* San Francisco Museum & Historical Society
* San Francisco Public Library: History Center & Historical Photograph Collection
* San Mateo County Genealogical Society
* San Mateo County Historical Society
* San Mateo County Library
* Santa Clara County Historical & Genealogical Society
* Santa Clara County Library District
* Society of California Pioneers (San Francisco)
* Society for American Baseball Research
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C. Bryan
RE: Pollie A Wilson
Heard that last about the time I left the Army in Petaluma (Two-Rock-Ranch Station). Lots of good memories of Cable Cars and the countryside of Marin. Can't say I want to see Cotati again, though. cb
Added by C. Bryan on Aug 06, 2014 8:16 PM
C. Bryan
RE: Pollie A Wilson
Just to see if you are paying attention. I'm a Giants fan from the McCovey, Marichal, Willie Mays era. That dates me. Still have the KSFO station ID music in my head. Then I moved to Paradise and have given up freezing summers - orange bridges whose towers vanish into the foggy heavens, and freeways that end . . . . . .
Added by C. Bryan on Aug 06, 2014 7:38 PM
C. Bryan
RE: Pollie A Wilson
Nope, not at the moment. You're welcome. Pollie is alone but for the grave next to her, which is unmarked - but you knew that. Keep hunting. Dodgers rule!
Added by C. Bryan on Aug 06, 2014 6:29 PM
Tenalquot
RE: Monticello Convention Cemetery
I created a memorial for SP Moses at the Congressional Cemetery. Thanks for the information!
Added by Tenalquot on Oct 16, 2013 12:57 PM
Cheryl Hanson
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Thank You!
Cheryl
Added by Cheryl Hanson on Jul 08, 2013 7:04 PM
Cecelia
RE: Thank You
you are very welcome. I felt the same way when i first put in a request on find a grave, now i am hooked. Its just people like you and me that take time to run over to our local cemetery and take a photo. I never receive any notices for a request to be done so i look up my local cemeteries and if there are request i go over about once a week.
Glad i could be of service.
Cecelia
Added by Cecelia on Jan 26, 2010 1:01 PM
 

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