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Mark Gossoo (#47088220)
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Bio Photo I'm a history/genealogy buff researching my Holcomb and Gossoo ancestors, among others. I have been intrigued by cemeteries ever since I was a kid. I began photographing gravestones when I was a high school student. Many photos of graves in Greene & Ulster County, NY taken over the years. Currently living in Western NY and filling photo requests in Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Steuben and Yates Counties. I am working on locating small abandoned cemeteries that are not yet listed on Find-a-Grave, and also graves of veterans from the French & Indian Wars, Revolutionary War, and War of 1812.I am happy to transfer memorials or make corrections as needed; use the "Suggest a Correction" link found on the "Edit" tab of any of my memorials.PLEASE NOTE: If I fill your photo request, I promise not to do any damage to your family member's gravestones. I will not use chalk, shaving cream, or any other potentially harmful methods to enhance the inscriptions.=================================="People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors."-- Edmund Burke (1729 - 1797)==================================As you visit these virtual graves, have you given any thought to where you will spend eternity? "For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God;" -- Romans 3:23"For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord." -- Romans 6:23 "But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us." -- Romans 5:8"If you confess with your mouth Jesus as Lord, and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved;" -- Romans 10:9"For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved." -- Romans 10:13Have you accepted this gift?==================================
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 • 1,566 Memorials Added
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Cemeteries I Have Added (26)
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Transferred Memorials (89)
Ulster County Biographies (24)
Unusual Gravestones (8)
Veterans - Civil War (92)
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Veterans - War of 1812 (41)
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Messages left for Mark Gossoo (182)[Leave Message]
gbye
Thanks
Just wanted to thank you for the Schenk transfers !
Added by gbye on Aug 19, 2014 10:54 PM
Beth Sparrow
Jane Goold foil pic
Would you let me use your foil wrapped gravestone photo of Jane's stone for a presentation? I would give you credit. I would just like an example of what someone can do to read a gravestone that's hard to read.
Added by Beth Sparrow on Aug 11, 2014 8:40 PM
MSue
RE: William Sidney Foster, Civil War Vet
Mark,
According to family trees on ancestry this is Erastus Foster's family, As the Civil War document gives Harry Orrin as William's father, it would make Erastus his grandfather.

Parents
Fenner FOSTER 1730-
Elizabeth Tharp(e) 1728

Spouse & Children
Chloe DAVIS 1772 1869

John FOSTER 1789
Rhueben FOSTER 1791 1858
Dianthy FOSTER 1793 1795
Jermiah FOSTER 1796 1839
Dianthy FOSTER 1798 1808
Hury Orrin FOSTER 1800 aft 1880
Darious D W FOSTER 1810 abt 1868
Meliania FOSTER 1813

Their family trees are not always accurate but it is a guide line.

Sue
Added by MSue on Aug 04, 2014 7:05 PM
Karen Sutton
Jabob Sutton
Added by Karen Sutton on Jul 14, 2014 9:41 AM
Organic Farm
RE: O.P. Sutton
Mark,

Thanks for your response, and for your work on these memorials, and finally for offering to transfer this memorial of my Sutton relative to me. Yes, please do transfer this memorial to me and I will add additional information to it.

All the best!

Organic Farm
Added by Organic Farm on Jun 26, 2014 4:39 AM
Dottie Miller
RE: pics
Thank you very much!!
Added by Dottie Miller on Jun 15, 2014 6:22 PM
Dottie Miller
pics
I would like to ask permission to use pics of my ancestors you have on here on ancestry.com please?
Dottie
Added by Dottie Miller on Jun 11, 2014 7:39 PM
Janice (O'Bryan) Byington
Rose Ridge Cemetery
Thank you so much for all the Byington headstone photos you have added. I've never see so many initials used in one family.
Added by Janice (O'Bryan) Byington on Apr 30, 2014 10:13 PM
Zoe Tom
FAG # 15602333
You already have a tombstone picture for this person. See his daughter's memorial. Could you add it to memorial # 15602333 ? And his wife's memorial?

Zoe


Added by Zoe Tom on Apr 29, 2014 5:24 PM
gone_fishing - unless_you_email
Evered memorials
Thank you for creating such well developed memorials, then following up with some first class management. Much appreciated!

-Charles
Added by gone_fishing - unless_you... on Mar 06, 2014 1:07 PM
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