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Carol Chakurda (#47915541)
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I've been working on my Family history since I was 11 years old. I started this because of a homework assignment and became hooked when Grandpa explained that he was Grandma's third husband. I had no idea!

I've used this site for a long time, gleaning little tidbits of information that I needed. Then it occurred to me that I may have information that someone else needs so I should give back. I signed up as a member and I've been adding my little tidbits as I find them. I hope it helps someone.


I have photo documented the Stafford Memorial Gardens up through last summer (2012) so now we just need to keep up with the new additions. But there are hundreds of unmarked graves in that cemetery.

I have taken all photos for the AMAA Cemetery in Brooke, Stafford/Fredericksburg, VA. All names and photos have been entered as of June 2013.

I have completed the photos for Rodef Shalom Cemetery in Cardiff, NJ. I will be entering those as I can. There are over 4000 photos so it may take me most of the winter to get them all entered!

I have taken photos of about 1/3 of the Beth Kehillah Cemetery in Cardiff, NJ. I have completed adding the photos that I have until my next trip. (Except for the ones that need translating from Hebrew to English.)

Also, if I claim a photo request for an area not local to me don't panic. It means that I was there and already have the picture and I will upload it once I return home from my travels. Along those lines - when I am traveling I may let you know that I have claimed one of your photo requests. If you will go ahead and request the rest of your family in that cemetery it helps because if I am running out of time, memory space in my camera, or battery I will try to concentrate on requests that have been made. :)
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Joan Pacitti
Yetta Blau's memorial
Hi Carol: I added the information you provided for Mrs. Blau regarding her maiden name and place of death and also linked her to her parents. I did put Pa. as her birth place although I don't know that for sure. I only did that because if she passed away in Pa., I took it for granted that she was born there too. I hope I did right with that.
Take care. Please check what I did. If there's anything that needs to be changed, please let me know.

Added by Joan Pacitti on Sep 24, 2014 6:06 PM
Dale Vickman
RE: Clara Rolls
Sorry it took so long to get back to you on Clara Rolls. She was the mother in law of my 3rd Cousin, Ana Dawson who married Arthur Rolls Jr.. I also just uploaded the picture of her grave marker to your Find A Grave site.

Good Hunting

Dale Vickman
Added by Dale Vickman on Sep 24, 2014 5:37 PM
Sharon Stamps
Clara Jones
Thank you for the transfer.
Added by Sharon Stamps on Sep 17, 2014 8:40 PM
Benae Williams
Charles Michael Bloodworth
Thanks for the info on Mr. Bloodworth. I didn't notice another memorial because the oldest memorial doesn't use his given name. He is referred to as Mike. I have deleted mine. Sorry for the error.
Blessings to you and yours!
Added by Benae Williams on Sep 16, 2014 3:56 PM
Gussie Dishler
Thank you so much. We have been looking for my husband's great grandmother's burial site for a long time. Her birth year is about 1885

I will send additional information about other family for her headstone soon.

Suzette Frederick
Added by rsfred on Aug 28, 2014 8:20 AM
Gina Coco
Leonard Marcus
Thank you so much Carol!! Gina
Added by Gina Coco on Aug 19, 2014 8:21 PM
Gina Coco
Leonard Marcus

I've done extensive research on the Marcus line (originally surname was Motulska a few generation back in Poland). I have a bit of a brick wall with Leonard's living relatives and I need to try and get in touch with them. This seems to be the right Leonard, based on the parents. Do you have any obit info or any direction you can send me in?

Gina Coco

Thank you so much for any help you can offer:)
Added by Gina Coco on Aug 19, 2014 8:43 AM
Barbara Schwartz
Jack Tirman gravestone
Thank you for taking the time to photograph his gravestone.
Added by Barbara Schwartz on Aug 10, 2014 12:01 PM
Leslie Toole
RE: Morris Brown
How did you find the names of the children?

Thanks, Leslie
Added by Leslie Toole on Jul 30, 2014 7:05 PM
Leslie Toole
Morris Brown
Thank you for listing and having a picture of the grave of Morris Brown. He is buried in Beth Kehillah Cemetery in Atlantic County, NJ. His children are listed. Are You related?

Leslie Toole
Added by Leslie Toole on Jul 30, 2014 2:24 PM
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