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Burgess Donnelly (#47214861)
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Bio Photo I now live in Michigan but was born in Walton County, Georgia.

On my maternal side, family names include Burgess, Elder, Michael, Fambrough, Lowe and Maxey - primarily in Walton, Oconee, Clarke, Oglethorpe and Greene Counties in Georgia. The families arrived in America before the Revolution. I have several books covering those families and am happy to do look-ups.

My parvenu paternal side arrived from Ireland in the 1850s and 1860s, settling in Harrison, Hudson County, New Jersey. Surnames include Donnelly, Hughes, Casey, McGarrity and Holleran.

I would be happy to help with research in my local area and exchange information about family connections. As most grave sites are in deep snow here in western Michigan November through March, I can be of more help in Spring and Summer.

With a very few exceptions, I am happy to transfer any memorial not of my direct family line. The exceptions are a few very close friends or family members with a special connection.

A message including the word "please" will receive a much better reception.

I owe many thanks to the FindAGrave photo volunteers who have so kindly assisted in the compilation of the history of my family lines.

Happy searching and enjoy the chase!

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Robert C. Peurifoy
William Donnelly
Sorry for the duplication. I usually check better than this. Was doing all the remains in the columbarium.
Robert C. Peurifoy
Added by Robert C. Peurifoy on May 17, 2014 12:02 AM
New York Historian
RE: Donnelly McGuinness Marker
Send me the memorials so I can add the photos
Added by New York Historian on May 09, 2014 1:32 PM
New York Historian
RE: Donnelly McGuinness Marker
Would you like me to add photos for the other names on the headstone?
Added by New York Historian on May 08, 2014 3:04 PM
Maspeth
Featherstone
You are quite welcome, Ann. It was my pleasure. I have placed photos on all sites.
Added by Maspeth on May 08, 2014 12:35 PM
Bulldog
RE: Carolyn Leigh Donnelly
It was my pleasure and it was the very least I can do to honor one who has served this country. The memorial/biography of her life was very well written and her relatives should be very proud.
Respectfully, Jeffrey (bulldog)
Added by Bulldog on May 05, 2014 6:06 PM
New York Historian
RE: Ellen and John Featherston
Send me an email at: Murrayfamilytree@aol.com

Jim
Added by New York Historian on May 04, 2014 6:56 PM
New York Historian
RE: Ellen and John Featherston
Yes, by all means. Would you like me to email you the copy?
Added by New York Historian on May 04, 2014 6:30 PM
Donnie Ruyle
Maud Irene Nicholson Few
Burgess: Connections made. Thank You
Added by Donnie Ruyle on Mar 15, 2014 8:32 AM
pbsancestry
Rev A. Lee Hale
Thank you for the links to his parents and his wife. Would you like me to transfer him and his wife to you?

Thank you for all your contributions to Find A Grave.
Added by pbsancestry on Mar 14, 2014 8:22 PM
DON SHARP
Grace Michael
Burgess,
Thanks for fulfilling my update request so promptly.
Many thanks!
Don
Added by DON SHARP on Mar 04, 2014 1:59 PM
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