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Gwen Dunphy (#47579717)
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I have been doing genealogy since I was in my twenties making it over thirty years.

I am interested in finding my family roots and sometimes I have been sent on wild goose chases that have led me to distant relatives and/or other interesting non-related individuals.

I have researched for others and have added pictures of graves that I find interesting and then try to find out all I can about the people and write their story for the friends and ancestors to enjoy.

Researching is like putting a jigsaw puzzle back together. The missing piece or piece that doesn't quite fit makes life interesting.
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Camille Harden Glancy
Manuel & Ethel Alvarez
I believe that the burial location that you have for this couple is incorrect. I photographed several graves this week at Forest Hills Memorial Park in Palm City, FL (also in Martin County same as Fernhill) and came across their graves. They are buried together and have the same date of birth and death so I am sure it is the same couple. I will post the pictures that you can verify the information.
Added by Camille Harden Glancy on Jul 31, 2015 9:07 AM
13th Generation Fairbanks in America
RE: Richard Edward Dunphy
You're so very welcome. It's my mission to photograph ALL of the service members and their spouses at BG Doyle, no small task. It's a privilege to "mark the spots where Valor proudly sleeps." Warm regards.
Added by 13th Generation Fairbanks... on Mar 25, 2015 6:53 AM
13th Generation Fairbanks in America
Richard Edward Dunphy
Good afternoon. I just wanted to drop you a note because I have been photographing BG Doyle Cemetery and found your father's marker today. I have posted it to his memorial, along with a plaque that honors Army veterans. The plaque is located in the ceremonial area of the cemetery. I'm sorry for your loss.
Added by 13th Generation Fairbanks... on Oct 10, 2014 2:15 PM
JP Rayder
Hi Gwen
Like some of my McLaughlin's they also couldn't afford a headstone, I'm glad I could be of some help. Good luck in your research....JP
Added by JP Rayder on Aug 27, 2014 5:54 AM
Eric Weber
RE: thank you
Hi, Gwen. There are indeed some Dunphy stones in St. Mary's of the Assumption Cemetery, but none that I can find for Thomas and Margaret. I've combed that cemetery three or four different times looking for those and other requested stones, and there are several that just don't seem to be there. I suspect those people might instead be buried in the much larger St. Mary's Cemetery on Bridge Road, North Elm Street and Hatfield Street in Northampton. Have you checked with the keepers of that cemetery?
Added by Eric Weber on Aug 26, 2014 7:07 PM
Susan Sweeney
Michael Dunphy
Hi Gwen,
My name is Sue Sweeney. I am a descendant of Annie Bishop's sister, Jane. I visited Michael Dunphy's grave last year. Annie and Jane, along with their mother, Mary Jane Brown Bishop, are buried together with Jane's husband, James Sweeney, in Holy Cross Cemetery, Brooklyn. Annie and Jane's father Robert Bishop is buried on Staten Island, not far from where I grew up I have a photo of the Michael Dunphy grave if you would like it.
Sue Sweeney
Added by Susan Sweeney on Apr 26, 2014 6:36 AM
RE: dunphy
I have a Margaret Dunphy (Brooklyn, NY), 1902-1963. Her parents John J Dunphy 1869-1942 (Brooklyn and buried in Farmingdale Long Island) and Magaret ?-1921. John J Dunphy parents are John Dunphy and Margart Walsh. Does that help? Does it match your family?
Added by John on Jan 19, 2014 12:06 PM
RE: Dunphy
My Dunphys are Brooklyn, NY. Does that match?
Added by John on Jan 14, 2014 9:02 AM
RE: Dunphy
Hi,,,,which Dunphy are you interested in…John? What would you like to know?
Added by John on Nov 11, 2013 1:49 PM
Reminder for Hannah Hazlett
Can you please call the cemetery and obtain the grave location (Section & Lot numbers) and ask them whether or not there is a grave marker?

Forest Home Cemetery: 708-366-1900 or 773-287-0772

This cemetery will not assist photo volunteers with finding the grave's location and the Find A Grave FAQs (Help File) states it is the photo requestors job to provide this information.

Thank you! Ace
Added by Ace on Oct 04, 2013 2:52 AM
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