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Kit (#47167716)
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I live in Maine, but all of my family was born in PA. My father's family of German origin settled the Conowago area of PA near Hanover, arriving in the early 1700s. My mother's family, mostly German with some Irish too, arrived a little later in the Philadelphia area.

I really enjoy connecting with distant family and others who are interested because of geographical location. I'm hoping to share and learn about all the information I can.

I love genealogy, primary source material and grave yards, in particular.

When I retire in five years, I want to spend my time wandering around Maine, checking out the cemeteries.

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Ralph Gowen
RE: Gowen
Thank you kindly!

Ralph
Added by Ralph Gowen on Aug 21, 2015 10:06 AM
Ralph Gowen
Gowen Family Burial Ground
Just out of curiosity, were there other inscriptions visible in the Winslow Burial Ground? There are a number of memorials in that cemetery that have no individual pictures that I would like very much to see.

Ralph
Added by Ralph Gowen on Aug 15, 2015 3:46 PM
Ralph Gowen
Gowen headstone
thank you so much for taking the time to find and photograph the headstone of the Gowen children!

Ralph Gowen
Added by Ralph Gowen on Aug 15, 2015 3:42 PM
Dave Srednicki
RE: Hershman
You're welcome, Kit. I edited the GPS coordinates also
Added by Dave Srednicki on Jul 26, 2015 8:45 AM
Jeff Schneider
RE: Myrtle Little
You just need to edit the burial info on her existing memorial which places her in Mount Olivet to reflect that she's in Saint Joseph's Catholic Cemetery in Hanover, York County, PA.
Then you can add all of the other information I sent.
Of course this is all depending upon whether or not you think the details I sent are correct.
Added by Jeff Schneider on Jul 21, 2015 3:53 AM
Darren Bennett
RE: Geo. Flick
Hi, I know this from my research. My great aunt knew the two sons of Elizabeth and John, the brothers to the deceased infant. Thomas Longstaff was my great, great grandfather, making Elizabeth my GGG Grandmother. We knew they passed through Boston on their way to Philadelphia, so I traced them to this cemetery. John and Elizabeth lived at 187 Tremont St. in Roxbury, just before Boston annexed Roxbury. After Elizabeth's death, John moved the family to Philadelphia.
Added by Darren Bennett on Jul 20, 2015 6:41 AM
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Cushman
Thank you for taken the time to add the photos.
Added by Stone Finders on Jul 16, 2015 5:09 AM
John Glassford
Dodge stones
Hello,

Thank you Kit for the photos of the Dodge stones. Your time and effort is greatly appreciated.

Happy graving,

John Glassford
Andover, MA
Added by John Glassford on Jul 14, 2015 4:51 PM
Norman Dodge
RE: Phebe Dodge
Which Pherbe Dodge I have several.

message was different death dates.

Nprman Dodge
Added by Norman Dodge on Jul 13, 2015 4:12 PM
Michael Denney
RE: nice photos
Thanks. Great information
Added by Michael Denney on Jul 05, 2015 7:21 PM
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