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Bluebanana (#47363656)
 member for 4 years, 3 months, 25 days
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Bio Photo I began visiting local cemeteries for my family history and quickly changed to photographing all or as much of a cemetery as I could and posting the photos or entering a new memorial if there wasn't one before. I hope to help those looking for their ancestors, and also to preserve and document the gravesite. So many stones are deteriorating rapidly, and natural or man made catastrophes are endangering some cemeteries. It is vital that we preserve this information for future generations. I also find it very peaceful to walk in our local cemeteries, and a connection in knowing that many many years ago they walked the same ground and lived their lives here.

If I have maintenance of a memorial that is related to you and you wish control, please do not hesitate to let me know and I will gladly transfer to you. I believe they belong with family.

Feel free to use my photos as long as it is for family history or genealogy related matters, no commercial use without permission please.
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S Smith
Edgertons in Indian Hill

Thank you for taking the time to fulfill my requests for pictures of Edgerton family grave stones in Indian Hill Cemetery. I appreciate your help very much.

Best regards,

Added by S Smith on Jan 08, 2015 2:58 AM
Randy Colter
Elizabeth's transfer
Thank you very much for Elizabeth's transfer, I appreciate it. If there's ever anything that I can do for you, please don't hesitate to ask.

Added by Randy Colter on Jan 01, 2015 6:01 AM
Randy Colter
RE: Elizabeth Lyde
Good Morning,

That's extremely nice of you, I'd be honored to manage her memorial. Her husband Mark and I were good friends at Pratt & Whitney Aircraft in Cheshire, Ct. for years. It was a very sad time at work when Mark became ill. He was the type of individual that you just immediately liked.

Again, thank you very much for entrusting me with managing her memorial, I sincerely appreciate it. I promise to take good care of both of their memories.

I trust your Christmas was all that you hoped it would be, and that you have a very happy & fruitful New Year.

Added by Randy Colter on Dec 31, 2014 6:26 AM
Randy Colter
Elizabeth Lyde
Hello, I found out some time ago that the wife of a friend of mine had passed, and I sincerely appreciate you posting her memorial, and posting the beautiful photos of their stones. I researched Elizabeth Lyde # 108733263 and found out some information that I hope you find useful. Have a wonderful rest of the weekend, and thank you very much.

Added by Randy Colter on Dec 28, 2014 2:56 AM
RE: Thomas Gallagher
Thank you for your help with this. I was just starting out on findagrave and made errors. I'm learning though.

Thomas and Bridget Gallagher were my grandparents. Anna Arrigoni and Lenore Towner were my aunts, and Everett Towner was an uncle by marriage. Neither of the aunts had children. For that reason, I would be happy to take care of the accounts of all five of them if you are willing to transfer them to me, and I'll make the corrections necessary. Please let me know if there is anything else I need to do to make this happen.

Thank you so much for the work you've done in St. Mary's.

Added by KAG on Dec 10, 2014 7:34 AM
RE: John Cash - photo obtained
You are very welcome! :)
Added by Grandmaeceb on Dec 07, 2014 5:31 PM
sue sullivan
Herman E. Robinson
found a record indicating he was born-1842 and died in Shell River , Minnesota on 10/8/1901-parents match.(family
Added by sue sullivan on Nov 12, 2014 7:01 AM
Janet Mercurio
Joseph Hatch # 94777241
Hello -

I'm curious what information you have about the burial and/or grave of Joseph. A person in Alstead has been checking the cemetery and the town records and hasn't come up with a record for him or for his wife, Sarah Stearns # 94777305.

Any information you can offer me in this regard would be most appreciated.

Thank you very much - Janet #47912540
Added by Janet Mercurio on Sep 18, 2014 1:59 PM
Amanda Leonore Ovidia Johansen
Hi ~ Sent some info and pics to your email address on Aug. 31. Just found this on her (and my grandfather's) father. Anton's father's last name was Nilsen :

Washington, Death Certificates, 1907-1960

Name Anton G. Johansen
Gender Male
Birth Est. 1880
Age 76
Death 22 Sep 1956
Death Location Seattle, King, Washington
Father Johan Johansen
Mother Anna
GS Film Number 2033653

Paula M.
Added by PJM on Sep 04, 2014 11:57 PM
Charles Clark at Riverview Cemetery
Hi! Photos added for him.

Also there:

Mary Clark, 1826 - 1893

If you add a photo request I will post the photos that I took.

Added by Ace on Jun 01, 2014 4:04 AM
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