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Mickey (#47592037)
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Bio Photo I love to do genealogy on my own family and helping other's with theirs. I have several hobbies and never enough time - 1 hobby being Geocaching which has led me to many cemeteries so I am lucky to be able to combine the 2 - although my wife doesn't always feel the same :o)
I find great joy in helping other's by getting photo's for find a grave and giving them that Ah Ha moment!

I am researching the following surnames: Carmichael, Chastek (Chvastek), St. Germaine & Taylor families of New York - any info is appreciated :o)

Today we walked where others walked
On a lonely, windswept hill;
Today we talked where other cried
For Loved Ones whose lives are stilled.
Today our hearts were touched
By graves of tiny babies;
Snatched from the arms of loving kin,
In the heartbreak of the ages.
Today we saw where the grandparents lay
In the last sleep of their time;
Lying under the trees and clouds -
Their beds kissed by the sun and wind.
Today we wondered about an unmarked spot;
Who lies beneath this hollowed ground?
Was it a babe, child, young or old?
No indication could be found.
Today we saw where Mom and Dad lay.
We had been here once before
On a day we'd all like to forget,
But will remember forever more.
Today we recorded for kith and kin
The graves of ancestors past;
To be preserved for generations hence,
A record we hope will last.
Cherish it, my friend; preserve it, my friend,
For stones sometimes crumble to dust
And generations of folks yet to come
Will be grateful for your trust.

"Show me your cemeteries, and I will tell you what kind of people you have."
Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

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Cindy A.
RE: Cicero, Zanghi gs photos
Thank you so much Mickey. You can send your full name and mailing info to cindyahistorian(at)yahoo(dot)com

We would like to use the group shot of the four Cicero family stones and the close up showing Michiele Cicero's photo.

Thank you so much! I live in Perry myself but considering all the snow we have there is no way I could dig around them and make them look as nice as yours.

Cindy Amrhein
Asst. Wyoming Co. Historian
Added by Cindy A. on Mar 11, 2015 9:09 AM
Cindy A.
Cicero, Zanghi gs photos
Our office, the Wyoming County Historian, publishes a quarterly entitled Historical Wyoming and we are publishing a story that includes the Cicero's. Would you give us permission to use photos from the St. Joseph's cemetery in Perry? They are of the ones for Michiele & Ida Cicero and their daughter, Leonora Zanghi. Obviously we will give you credit.
We would be happy to send you a copy of the issue if you provide us with a name & address.
Added by Cindy A. on Mar 05, 2015 9:30 AM
RE: Roberts
Thank you for the quick response/transfer!
Added by bw1975 on Feb 28, 2015 3:02 PM
Thanks for the work you have done. I'm hoping that you can transfer management of two people to me - my GGrandparents John and Esther Roberts #84042897 and #84042898. Thanks in advance!
Added by bw1975 on Feb 27, 2015 4:23 PM
Saint Mary 's Cemetery
May I have your permission to copy the photo of the Clark family that you took. I would give you credit for taking the photos. Holly
Added by Holly on Oct 26, 2014 9:57 PM
JM Taylor
E J Alverson
Regarding grave stone pic of 'E J Alverson' in Prospect Hill Cem in Perry Center NY. I'm trying to determine identity of this person. It appears the name at the top of the stone is 'Emma'. Is that correct and is there a reference to her relationship to 'E.J.', or anything else on the stone that might help ID him. Thanks for any assistance you can provide. John at,

Added by JM Taylor on Sep 02, 2014 10:32 AM
Morning Dove
Schott #105692575
Hi Mickey. Would you kindly release this grave site so I can have it, or will you update it for me? I have already sent some updates that are pending.

Thank you, Liz
Added by Morning Dove on Aug 06, 2014 7:00 PM
Bonnie Dashnau
Mary and William Knowlton
Thank you so much for the photos!
Added by Bonnie Dashnau on Jul 30, 2014 12:08 PM
Sarah and Milan Card
Thanks Mickey for your time in helping me obtain the photograph for Sarah and Milan. Hope you are enjoying a New York summer as much as I am a Michigan summer!

Added by Robin on Jul 27, 2014 12:22 PM
Bernard C. Alderson
Many thanks for the Alva Brown photo it is greatly appreciated!
Added by Bernard C. Alderson on Jul 24, 2014 9:03 AM
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