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Pamela Parks Costa (#46842959)
 member for 9 years, 8 months, 25 days
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Bio Photo I started taking pictures and adding data after my own mother died.
I was doing research on a neighborhood history project and accidently ran across a picture of that families' mausoleum on find a grave.
After looking at the site, I decided to add my family to the collection. When I took pictures of my families stones, I took others near them. Then I took pictures of good looking stones and monuments and odd ones or old ones.
Now, I try to honor any I find. I feel I am helping people find their history and honoring those who went before us.
I hope that if anyone finds their loved ones through me, that they will see it in that way.

Many Blessings,


Your tombstone stands among the rest;
Neglected and alone.
The name and date are chiseled out
On polished, marbled stone.
It reaches out to all who care
It is too late to mourn.
You did not know that I exist
You died and I was born.
Yet each of us are cells of you
In flesh, in blood, in bone.
Our blood contracts and beats a pulse
Entirely not our own.
Dear Ancestor, the place you filled
One hundred years ago
Spreads out among the ones you left
Who would have loved you so.
I wonder if you lived and loved,
I wonder if you knew
That someday I would find this spot,
And come to visit you.

~ Author unknown

I found this lovely poem on the site of Dave Buckmaster - I loved it and "borrowed" it.

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Michael Pitcock
Hi Pam,

I am not related to Betty Farris. I sent the information so that you would know that she had passed away and could enter the data in her memorial. Thank you for adding the information so quickly.

Added by Michael Pitcock on Feb 13, 2016 8:09 AM
charles lockley
Capt.John H. Bevill
I really liked the information listed and photo of Capt.John H. Bevill's gravesite. His first wife,Mahala Isabella Baggett,was my great-aunt. They were married for over 23 years and had 5 children before she passed in 1877. On his miltary records and several books he was listed as Bevell.
Added by charles lockley on Feb 09, 2016 9:45 AM
J.S. Hall
Josie Farris
It appears that you made two memorials for the same person. #51841949 & #51841412. Thought you'd like to know. Thank you.
Added by J.S. Hall on Jan 16, 2016 6:21 AM
RE: Elizabeth Schoonover
Not sure what happened, but it seems to be fixed now. Thanks,

Added by Zella on Jan 09, 2016 11:08 AM
Finding My Dead
RE: George Mackie
You're very welcome; it was my pleasure.
Added by Finding My Dead on Jan 05, 2016 4:32 PM
RE: Lewis
we only do our very best, I am certain my cousin did not see it, she is not online.
Added by onwiththeshow on Dec 27, 2015 8:57 PM
Dick Greenlese
Hope you and yours have a Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year.
Added by Dick Greenlese on Dec 18, 2015 7:05 AM
Randolph Stilson
RE: Jonathan Randolph
Thanks for adding his grave! Thanks for taking part in this project!

Added by Randolph Stilson on Nov 29, 2015 8:03 AM
Randolph Stilson
J.F. Randolph-husband of Jane Randolh
Jonathan F(itz) Randolph is buried in Bath Center Cemetery Section H near his wife Jane.

Jonathan F. Randolph
Bath Township Cemeteries
Name: Jonathan F. Randolph
Date of Birth: 00/00/0000
Location: Bath Township Cemeteries
Bath Center Cemetery
Section/Block H
Lot :16
Space :7
Gender: Male
Veteran: No
Date of death: 00/00/0000
Service date: 00/00/0000
Cremated: No
Added by Randolph Stilson on Nov 28, 2015 8:35 PM
RE: James McCamey
My sister in law Peggy Cavender died in 2010, in Vincennes IN. But she has no relation here. She was a Schaubach from Rockford, IL and her mother's line is Suhr from Minnesota.
Added by Sherry on Nov 08, 2015 9:34 PM
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