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Linda Mac (#47062703)
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Bio Photo Past President of the Mount Vernon Genealogical Society ( & author of New Copies of Old Records from Hebron CT, 1708-1875 (Heritage Books, 2011) & various articles on New England genealogy.

I have transcribed Litchfield County, CT cemeteries from the Hale Collection because I'm looking for 18th Century collateral ancestors in our Birge, Fox, Hatch, Holcomb, Hindman, Hunt, Noble, Peck, Thompson, Wilcox, & Willson lines. If you are related to other families in these cemeteries, let me know & I will transfer ownership of memorials with your surnames to you so you can add information and links. I have many other Connecticut ancestors in central Connecticut cemeteries, where I will also transfer memorials unrelated to our family.

Most of my Connecticut memorials are copied from the Hale Collection, which transcribed all Connecticut tombstones during the Depression. The transcription is not error-free, but Hale was able to read things then which are no longer legible today.

The New Hampshire entries are all from Colonial Gravestone Inscriptions in the State of NH, by Mrs. Charles Goss (1942). None are close relations of mine, so if you want to make additions or corrections, please just request a transfer.

When contacting me about a specific memorial, PLEASE do so from the Edit:Corrections & Queries tab on the memorial itself. This makes it SO much easier for me to respond quickly & accurately.
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Elinor (Arnold) Whitney 48875311
Hello Linda,

I/We am currently, also, researching the Whitney Branches. [I am a 4th great granddaughter of
Araminta Margaret Grosvenor (Whitney) Houser and Hiram Grosvenor]
We are just trying to obtain information/documentation on Elinor's, to date! unknown parentage and one of the collaborators, of this project, has come across your memorial.
Unfortunately, the picture of the stone, added to your memorial,
for her, is illegible.
My question is, how did she come by the "Arnold", as a maiden name and would you be willing to share the source information and possibly known parents names/links/memorials, with us, so we may check this mystery off of our collective Whitney branch, as resolved?

Thanking you in advance, for your time and consideration in this matter.

Best regards,
Theresa Renée
Added by TheresaReneeTossas on Jan 24, 2015 9:14 AM
34190582 Sorry I accidentally left flowers twice, can you remove one? Thanks, Jo
Added by jodygee on Jan 14, 2015 6:49 PM
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George Jacobs Sr

I'm trying to find any information on George Jacobs and his wife Mary. George and Mary were my GGGGG Grand parents. I know that George was hung as a witch in Salem Mass. and that his wife remarried. But I'm having troubles finding where she is buried. If you have anything on Mary or more on George please let me know.

Thanks you
Grave finder.
Added by Grave finder on Jan 08, 2015 6:18 PM
kathy robarts
Curtis Memorial 35896613
You might want to check memorial 38981480, with some minor discrepancies..this is the same William Curtis. He is my 9th great grandfather.
Added by kathy robarts on Jan 06, 2015 9:52 AM
Paula Mine
John Prince
Linda, It was pointed out to me that my entry for John Prince is an unintended duplicate of yours. I found him in the Hull Village Cemetery and made a page for him with a photo of the stone. If you are active and want to merge the pages, let me know, and I will turn my page over to you, or however that is done. My memorial is 106800750. The one you created is 36585054. Thanks.
Added by Paula Mine on Jan 05, 2015 5:54 AM
83090138 Rebecca Vadakin
Hi Linda, I sent you a message through the system quite a while ago, but the memorial you put up is still there. It is a memorial that is a duplicate of the one I did two years earlier with a picture. Please delete the memorial and if you are a direct descendent send me the request for a transfer and I will transfer the memorial. We need to try and keep the duplicates down to a minimum! Thanks!
Added by Starlight on Jan 04, 2015 9:21 AM
Douglas Albanese
Jonathan Heseltine
Hi Linda - First off I want to thank you for all your hard work! I appreciate it. Secondly I was wondering if you might be able to help me with something. Below is a link to an entry you did for one Jonathan Heseltine in Salam, NH. I am researching part of his family and I have not been able to find his first wife, Sarah Kimball Heseltine. I believe she died between 1782 and 1797, I was curious if you might remember anything further about this grave stone?? or something in the area of it?? Do you have any pics of the back of the stone?

Thank you for your time and again for all of your hard work!

If you could email me back I would apprecaite it.

Sincerely - Douglas C Albanese, West Lebanon, NH
Added by Douglas Albanese on Dec 21, 2014 8:13 AM
Char Carroll
Ann Adams Sanford 1624-1682
Ancient Burying Ground
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA


Created by: Kay
Record added: Feb 16, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105344421
Added by Char Carroll on Dec 16, 2014 3:48 PM
Shar R.
Elizabeth Fuller-Rowley
I sent you a correction for her death date thru the edit tab on Dec 6th,

The death date you have on Elizabeth Fuller Rowley is the actual death date for Elizabeth Upson, daughter of Thomas Upson, who died 19 Jul 1655, the day before his daughter

Added by Shar R. on Dec 15, 2014 3:39 PM
Bette Hartman
Alice Gaylord Treat 34189931
Hi Linda:

I think there may be an error in either the date of death on the memorial or in the 1st paragraph. The date of death is indicated as 21 October 1644, and the paragraph indicates "after Feb. 1668/69.

Thanks for checking this out.

Bette Hartman
Added by Bette Hartman on Dec 13, 2014 4:53 PM
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