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Brent Gillespie (#46899345)
 member for 8 years, 5 months, 11 days
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Bio Photo I guess I was about 7 or 8 yrs old when I first remember my dad taking me to cemeteries to trace our roots. Now I am an addict to genealogy and cemetery hunting!!! (I think it is from the Mingo Swamp water!!)
This is a wonderful website it has helped me leaps and bounds in my personal genealogy quest!

I like to transcribe entire cemeteries so loved ones can be found, mine & yours. So most of the memorials I post I am not related to. If you see a relative or someone close to you that I have posted & wish to manage there memorial, please just holler & I can transfer it to you as long as I am not related.

I have posted many photos on this site & anyone may use them for there family tree. If you make a million off one of them, please at least buy me dinner.

If you see a mistake or just have more info just leave me a message or E-Mail me. I will be happy to add the info for any additions or corrections.

A question has been asked several times here lately. "Why do you put 'Bio Info Courtesy of' & link that person to the info?" Well I like to keep track of my sources & who sent me what for whom. Also it gives that person the credit for all the hard work they have done. If you do not want your name attached to a memorial that you have given me info on, please just tell me & I will not attach it.

Please do not get upset if I do not answer your messages & e-mails right away. I get alot of messages & e-mails everyday. I try to answer them all quickly but some take longer than others, but I will get to them!! Currently I am working on messages, requests & transfers from Feb 2013.

Happy Hunting !!
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Barbara Sitz Juan
Alanzo Woodruff Headstone
I wonder if you could make photo of baby head stone in Taylor Cemetery Essex,Missouri close up. Thanks in advance. barbarajuan54@gmail.com
Added by Barbara Sitz Juan on Sep 02, 2015 3:37 PM
R Long & Family
Brownwood Cemetery
working on mapping and genealogy of interred. I will be sending many updates as I verify them from death certificates and charts. Randal
Added by R Long & Family on Aug 15, 2015 1:17 PM
Laurel D
Find A Grave Memorial# 29713492
Hi Brent, Would you please transfer Find A Grave Memorial# 29713492 Emma TUTTLE Carson to me? She was my grandmother. Thank you, Laurel Dancoe
Added by Laurel D on Aug 11, 2015 12:01 PM
Paul Mills
Sophia Metz
Birth: unknown
Death: Oct. 15, 1872

w/o John

Inscription:
Aged 25y 5m 26d

Burial:
Saint Lawrence Cemetery
New Hamburg
Scott County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Northeast Section, Row 14

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Created by: Brent Gillespie
Record added: May 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27129462

Is there anymore info on who she married
Added by Paul Mills on Jul 14, 2015 12:27 PM
Johnny Reb
Memorial# 23058842 Asa Ladd
Hi there,
Wondering if you could tranfer the care of this to me as he is my ggg-pappy. My # is #47960385. Thanks in advance.
Added by Johnny Reb on Jul 14, 2015 12:21 PM
david pittman
James M Goforth
James M Goforth who is buried at Duckcreek cemetery Middle initail is M not H
Added by david pittman on Jun 28, 2015 4:12 PM
Jason M. Donica
Donica's
Brent, You have 4 Donica's in your care. I was wondering if you would transfer them to me?
# 24396449
# 54668619
# 54670338
# 24396485

Thanks,

Jason Donica #47866983
Added by Jason M. Donica on May 21, 2015 6:35 AM
Irememberu
Memorial# 29952566
Brent,
I notice you have several pictures of headstones in Mt. Giliad Cemetery, Gideon, New Madrid, MO. I am wondering if this cemetery exists as it is not listed on any of the New Madrid County websites (only on findagrave). I'm thinking this cemetery may be one and the same as Mount Gilead in nearby Dunklin County. Do remember taking the headstone photos and where you were?
Thanks,
David
Added by Irememberu on May 11, 2015 3:03 PM
Jerry Reynolds
RE: From 2-23-13
No problem she's my great aunt
Added by Jerry Reynolds on Apr 27, 2015 6:33 AM
Sheryl Vanlandingham
RE: Bernie Cemetery Bernie MO
I was there couple years ago and they told me they have no idea. I Know I have 2 in the bernie cemetery I cant find. Someone at one of the family reunions had a copy of the burial records up to 1960 and my people were not listed but they really didn't let me see it or would let me take a pic. So I want to see the records for myself. I know they were buried there I have people that went to the funerals.
Added by Sheryl Vanlandingham on Apr 25, 2015 9:16 AM
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