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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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Charles and Hannah Brown
Thank you so much for taking the time to get the photo's. It is truly appreciated.

Thank you again.......
Added by Frances on Dec 02, 2014 7:42 AM
Cole Cemetery
If the tombstone was loose, I pulled it up and out of the ground to reveal the dates, then I put it back into the same hole. I don't think anyone has done anything to repair the broken stones. If the tombstone was not easily removed from the ground, I did not use any tools to unearth, since I didn't have any permission to do so. There are still several stones that could be unearthed to reveal more information if someone had the permission to do so.
Added by LDR on Nov 19, 2014 11:52 AM
Barbara Hettinger
Thank you
Dear ASB, thank you for all your work. I simply cannot imagine 'managing' thousands of f.a.g. sites. I was delighted to do a search and find that my relative had been added by you!
Added by Barbara Hettinger on Nov 18, 2014 6:59 AM
Mary Ellen C
Walter E Brown
Thank you so very much for making the changes!

Mary Ellen C
Added by Mary Ellen C on Nov 17, 2014 6:12 PM
Nancy Eliason Walker
RE: Edward Morris 96811103
Added by Nancy Eliason Walker on Nov 12, 2014 9:18 AM
Timothy Dunleavy
Thank you!
Thank you very much for the photos, it is much appreciated!
Added by Timothy Dunleavy on Nov 10, 2014 11:47 AM
Phillip Jacquart
Corriveau Photos
Thanks for the photos!

Phil Jacquart
Added by Phillip Jacquart on Nov 10, 2014 7:57 AM
Matt Poulin
Thank you so much for the transfers. Peace. Matt
Added by Matt Poulin on Nov 04, 2014 6:16 AM
Crystal Burnham
RE: Infant Burnham 115908699
When you're right you're right. Sorry for the misinformation.
Added by Crystal Burnham on Nov 03, 2014 12:18 PM
RE: George McLean 93831473
No, I'm not related. I was just adding some people to a family tree when I noticed George's birthdate happened to correspond to his marriage date that I got from another site.

Thanks for making the change so quickly.

Added by lest1001 on Nov 02, 2014 10:06 AM
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