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Paul R (#47317162)
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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'.

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 done. 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
Have started Chemung County - no map yet.

Cemeteries Statistics as of 05/15/2016 (by County): ...... # cems . # Mems ... w/photo
Broome ........... 149 .. 190,882 .. 177,237 (92.8%)
Chemung ........ 125 .. 118,576 .... 45,136 (38.1%)
Susquehanna . 195 .... 59,514 .... 46,757 (78.6%)
Tioga .............. 104 .... 66,513 .... 57,391 (86.2%)


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.


I am submitting edits to move middle names/initials and/or maiden names from the first name field to the proper field. I am typically doing 20-50 per day for a cemetery. If you are receiving them and would like more or less per day, just let me know.
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Marilyn Stewart-Evans
Donald Robb Smith
Thank you for the correction for Donald. The site has been updated. Wrong entry deleted
Added by Marilyn Stewart-Evans on Jul 25, 2016 1:44 PM
w Kreider
Trasolini in Calvary Cemetery
Thank you for updating these memorials.
Added by w Kreider on Jul 25, 2016 9:28 AM
Your Lifes History
Marjorie Watts
Paul, thank you for the photo and cemetery info, which I have changed on her memorial page.

Added by Your Lifes History on Jul 18, 2016 5:11 PM
for catching my typo
Added by LoneWolf-Genealogy on Jul 18, 2016 8:23 AM
Susan Houghtaling Odom
Stella Houghtaling
Thank you so much for the transfer. Has made the family "whole".
Added by Susan Houghtaling Odom on Jul 13, 2016 6:04 PM
N. Tammaro
Hi, Paul:

Thanks for your suggestions re: Mr. Tammaro. I have added additional information to the memorial, noting that the obituary and the grave marker have contradictory information about his date of birth, and directing attention to your photograph. When I get a chance I will seek to clarify from other public records.

Your efforts to improve the records are, as always, much appreciated.
Added by Starfishin on Jul 07, 2016 10:44 PM
Julia Q. Simpson
Hello, Paul! Thank you for the memorial of Julia Q. Simpson, 69602047.

Is she kin or is it that you kindly took her photo as you photographed other grave stones that day?


Added by ladycatherine on Jun 29, 2016 2:35 PM
Greene & Lawrie
Thank you for the transfers. I appreciate it very much.
Added by Essex on Jun 27, 2016 1:58 PM
Charles F Conrad
Please correct your citation for Charles Conrad. His middle initial is "F" not "E"!!! Riverview Cemetery Harpursville Broome County NY
Added by DAR.Arlene on Jun 27, 2016 5:50 AM
Joanne Kearney
St Rose of Lima cemetery
Can you tell me is the cemetery organized in such a way that family members are nearby? I know some cemeteries bury people as they arrive, so there is no family section. I ask because I am wondering if Ketherine Cavanaugh # 132547214
Is buried near Mary Cavanaugh # 132547218. I believe that Ketherine is Mary's mother. I know from that she died in the home of her daughter so I believe this is her since the dates work out..
Added by Joanne Kearney on Jun 26, 2016 6:27 PM
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