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Paul R (#47317162)
 member for 4 years, 10 months, 25 days
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Please use the edit tab to ask for updates. Please use the free-form entry ('Suggest any other change or correction') only if there is no category for your change.

For transfers, please use the edit tab, then 'Suggest any other change or correction'.
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I am retired so I have time to walk through the cemeteries and take pictures. In mid July 2010 I started a project to record as many memorials for the cemeteries in my county (Broome, NY) with pictures that I could. This project is drawing to a close. I have completed all the cemeteries that I am working on. There are still 4 other cemeteries being worked on by others. I have moved on to cemeteries in Susquehanna PA and Tioga NY.

The following link will show all the cemeteries in the surrounding counties photographed (by me and others!) and added to Find A Grave:

Broome County NY Cemeteries
Tioga County NY Cemeteries
Susquehanna County PA Cemeteries

Cemeteries Statistics as of 12/29/2014 (by County):
                  Broome    Tioga   Susquehanna
                      NY         NY           PA
# Cems            145       102          186
# Cmplt           145         86           53
% Cmplt          100.0       81.3        28.5
Memorials    187,945    59,874     54,941
w/photos       93.8%     84.3%      78.3%

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If I have added memorials for any of your relatives, please thank me by visiting a nearby cemetery and add the gravestones there for others to find their relatives.

You have my permission to use any picture taken by me for private uses. For public use, you may use them as long as I am given credit. For commercial use, please contact me.

If any of the memorials I have created need updates, please contact me using the edit tab. If any are a relative of yours and you want to manage them, let me know and I will transfer them. Please use the edit tab and SAC to ask for a transfer or update.
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 • 218,177 Memorials Added
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Diane Burke
orsau rockwell
thanks so much for the picture of Orsau and Julia's marker. Interesting that is wasn't put up until 1976. I guess there is someone else out there like me that wants to make sure that all family has a marker! I'll never get to New York,, so your efforts are so appreciated.
Added by Diane Burke on Jun 02, 2015 4:45 AM
CC-Genealogy
William P. Stone
Added the Stone and Buckbee photo to the memorial for William P. Stone as well. Find A Grave Memorial# 112391121
Added by CC-Genealogy on May 31, 2015 8:17 PM
CC-Genealogy
Ezra Buckbee
I have added a photo to your memorial for Ezra Buckbee Find A Grave Memorial# 112390761. You may want to reorganize the photo order.

Ezra is no relative to me (that I know of). Though his store was apparently frequented by some of my family.
Added by CC-Genealogy on May 31, 2015 8:10 PM
JL
RE: Luscht
Paul, you know how, on a lot of the memorials, there is a line that shows an asterisk and the words, "calculated relationship," of course meaning that if there was an asterisk next to the name, the relationship was "calculated." At the time I sent the message yesterday, the name had TWO asterisks next to it and there was an additional line (below the "calculated relationship" line) that showed two asterisks and the wording "half-sibling," indicating that if there were two asterisks, the calculated relationship was that of "half" sibling). It is no longer there now, so no big deal. Thanks for the reply.
Added by JL on May 29, 2015 9:09 AM
Jim Ottmer
Sylvia Camp Ross
Thank you for the transfer and for creating the memorial originally. Please keep up the great work.
Jim
Added by Jim Ottmer on May 28, 2015 4:15 PM
JTF
pictures
I took a total of 10,000 picture
Added by JTF on May 27, 2015 4:25 PM
JTF
Pictures
Recently I took photo's of 5 entire cemeteries, spending many hour's over many days, I am currently downloading them into those cemeteries. I would appreciate it if you would not download any photo's in any graves in any cemeteries I am working on. I was not able to get into your email site to go into his further. Thank you!!
Added by JTF on May 27, 2015 4:05 PM
Wendy Bovee Oldham
Cary & Littlefair
Thank so very much for the transfers.
Added by Wendy Bovee Oldham on May 25, 2015 9:27 PM
Terry McMaster
Thanks Paul
Thank you for photographing my grandparents' gravestone.
Added by Terry McMaster on May 25, 2015 9:14 PM
Carol Wirth
Found a relative
Corporal Ronald Pickthall is my great uncle on my mother's side, her father's brother. Of the four that went to war, he was the one that didn't come home. Seeing his name makes WW1 more of a reality. Thank you for having this site
Added by Carol Wirth on May 25, 2015 4:58 PM
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