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ASB (#47486614)
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Bio Photo I love the peace and quiet of cemeteries. (There are no telemarketers calling.) I also love taking pictures. The exercise is at my own pace. The stones are interesting, and they absolutely need to be documented before they are lost to the ravages of time.

I'm 10 generations forward from my Mayflower ancestor George Soule. I'm 13 generations from my New Haven founder Capt. Nathaniel Turner. 13 Generations is 1024 direct ancestors (doesn't count siblings etc.) My husband also has 1024 direct ancestors going back to the Mayflower. That's 2048 direct ancestors. I haven't found them all in the 40+ years I've been researching. But I'm still looking. Thanks to all of you members at Find a Grave, who are making finding their burial places easier.

PLEASE use the EDIT tab for suggestions, corrections and transfers. I'm happy to make changes, but I'm going to ask you for a source, if it's not directly on the stone. (Using the new edit system you can send source information through the "Suggest any other correction or addition" line.) The internet is a wonderful thing for genealogists but it's also very good at spreading misinformation, and I am trying very hard not to spread undocumented genealogy. That's one of the reasons I love Find a Grave, because I can look directly at a gravestone and see exactly what it says and don't have to depend on second and third hand information. Happy hunting.

PHOTOS OF GRAVESTONES. Please feel free to use mine, that's why I took them. I do like to get credit, though. "ASB"

PHOTOS OF PEOPLE. I've posted them to be enjoyed by visitors to Find a Grave. I was a little taken aback to see my mother's photo on Ancestry. So you're welcome to use them, for your personal use, but I would appreciate it, if you would avoid posting them to other internet sites.

Photo icon: Boris De Behr, traveling companion, enjoying a quiet moment along the Connecticut River.

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Diane Gravlee
James Corbin
Thanks so much for the reply re James Corbin's burial marker. I wondered about it since 54 Corbins were listed in this cemetery and James was the only one without a grave marker photo. I appreciate your efforts for this entire cemetery and for your help with my request.
Added by Diane Gravlee on Sep 22, 2015 7:49 PM
Randy Rauscher
Photo Request: William Martin
Dear ASB,
Thank you so much for fulfilling my photo request for the grave of William Martin! If I can ever return the favor in New Jersey, let me know.
Thanks again.
Added by Randy Rauscher on Sep 10, 2015 1:26 PM
Terri Kukla
RE: Jacob Bixby
Thank You for your email. I understand and agree.
I appreciate your adding information and photos to the web site so others can see their ancestors.
You are very kind to do this.
Added by Terri Kukla on Sep 10, 2015 5:54 AM
Terri Kukla
RE: Jacob Bixby
Thank You very much..

Just a curiosity.. It looks like there is a civil war Union States marker in front of the stone but he wasn't living during the civil war so I wondered if you knew what the marker was in front of the stone?

Truly, thank you for all your efforts in adding these headstones. It is very much appreciated.
Added by Terri Kukla on Sep 04, 2015 2:05 PM
Terri Kukla
Jacob Bixby
Thank You for taking the time to add Jacob Bixbys headstone photo..I do not know when you did this but I do want to thank you. Do you know what it says at the bottom for Sarah?
Added by Terri Kukla on Aug 30, 2015 6:49 PM
james cook
RE: Adeline Boucher 93807049
My wife's great grandmother is Mrs Joseph Paquette. Or Mary Carrie King. She is linked to Alexis Roy. Alexis used the French for King or Roy. Mary Paquette' obit shows her sister as Adeline Bushey. On Alexis Roy's obit they listed his first two children as Mrs. Narcisse Beausoleil instead of Mrs Narcisse or Nelson Boucher. Adeline also shows up on the 1870 Mooers, NY census, and Mary Paquette's death certificate shows father Alexander King. If you have any other questions please let me know.
Added by james cook on Aug 27, 2015 6:38 PM
RE: Emma B. Gagne memorial
Thank you so much for checking. I'm not sure who she is but now I have something more to go on.
Added by Kathy on Aug 27, 2015 2:15 PM
Kathryn Hill
James Whitney - Staffordville Cemetery
An incorrect cemetery merge (mea culpa) has landed your photo on the site for the wrong James Whitney. I've recreated the site at Staffordville Cemetery and hope you can delete the photo from New York and add it back to the Connecticut site:

Connecticut Site:

New York Site:

If you'd prefer that I delete the site I created in Connecticut, please let me know and I'll do so right away. My sincerest apologies, Kathy
Added by Kathryn Hill on Aug 27, 2015 10:11 AM
RE: Emma B. Gagne memorial
I made a mistake in my message prior to this. You manage the memorial for Beatrice L. Gagne, memorial number 110026378. On the photo of the stone are two more names. One is Emma B. Montpelier and there is another below Emma's name. I believe it to be both Beatrice and Emma's mother Alice Bedard. Can you help clarify this for me?
Added by Kathy on Aug 24, 2015 12:22 PM
The Kenyon Boys
Send me an email and I'll send you copies of the documents I scanned from the film.
Added by Dan on Aug 23, 2015 2:07 PM
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