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Kathie (#46970958)
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If I posted a picture for a photo request, Please check the Caption on the photograph for more information. Especially if, there is a general lot shot.

Don't you ever turn a photo over to see if anything is written on the back?

Please Read the Cemetery Main Page. Maybe they have an online burial search.

I will not add cut and paste Obituary's to anyone's page, see the Find a Graves rules. Be original. But I will posted the Newspaper, Date and page location. Nor will I add surviving family, per FaG guidelines.

I am still new to the whole genealogy thing. I have only been doing for about 15+ years. I am hoping that my children will continue the search. Photography is relaxing for me...so I take photos and add them. There is cemetery that I am working on that across the street from my children's school. If you want one of my photos, that is fine, but I DO WANT CREDIT. I however would prefer that they are not added to Ancestry. It is more that you might credit me, but the person that acquires it from you might not.

PLEASE -Turn on your messages. You are missing out on A LOT of info that people may want to share with you.

Please remember, when you start researching a new geographic area, that those living in the area, probably know more than you, but there are some that don't. Like St. Louis City and St. Louis County are very separate, but very connected. Please look at an actual map that has city and county boarders, that is dated for that era, NOT a current map. For example, much of what is warehouses now by river, used to be housing.

Thank you.

Just another twig in the tree.

Helpful Missouri Websites: . . . That are Free!

Missouri Death Cert Advance search

Missouri Digit History Home page

St. Louis Genealogical Society

St. Louis County Library Genealogy Dept

St. Louis Archdiocese Burial Search

St. Louis Public Library Obit search for Select Years

Illinois Death Cert and more

Bellefontaine Cemetery

MO Judicial Records

St. Peter's Cemetery Burial Search


Thank you Lynn Vint for the wonderfully simple directions to make the links work with a click of button!

ST. LOUIS CALVARY CEMETERY

General Calvary Map

St. Louis Archdiocese Burial Search

Myself and several others, including Elaine and Sharon, do most of the Photo requests for the St. Louis Calvary Cemetery. We share a google document to do this. We will typically look at every request. Which means - we will check to see if is duplicate, see if they are really buried their (see the archdiocese website) and then enter it onto the spreadsheet. Which is sorted usually by sections.
It is a Very large cemetery (470 Acres 400,000 burials, and 27 miles of roads), so we do sometime wait until there are more than one request in that section.

Most, but not all, have already been added into Find a grave by TVFTH. BTW, they are terrible spellers/ transcribers, so be creative. For the most part they are/were added originally, according to how the Archdioceses spelled their name. Death dates that are just Month and year are based off of the persons burial date.-

-Sections 5 & 16, and all their lots, do not have maps, so those have to be walked, but they were VERY sparsely marked. And none of us like them because so few are marked, so it actually makes it very difficult.
-Section 10 is done, there are only maybe 20 stones.
-Section 37 are re-internments from Washington Park Cemetery, so all there "death" dates are actually there re-interment dates, as we get photo request we adjust their death dates to their true death dates.

Then we each have our favorite sections to do. If you have any questions about St Louis Calvary I will be happy to try to answer it. If I don't know, I will try to find the answer for you.

Happy Hunting :)
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Bob Bardo
RE: Harry & Peggy Bass
Thank you,Kathie,fortaking and posting the photo of the gravestone for Harry and Peggy Bass.
I really appreciate your efforts.
Bob
Added by Bob Bardo on May 04, 2016 1:21 AM
Darrell S
Behl's
Thanks for the info on Henry & Adel.
Added by Darrell S on May 03, 2016 4:58 PM
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Arthur Coffey
Thank you so much!
Added by . on May 03, 2016 11:48 AM
Linda Berney
RE: Edson Belden edit
I went by his age as listed on the memorial.
Added by Linda Berney on May 02, 2016 8:10 PM
Brent Stevens
Find A Grave Memorial# 6634671
ELLA EDELMAN

Please remove the duplicate photo. Thanks.

Brent
Added by Brent Stevens on Apr 30, 2016 7:40 AM
Jayne Eannarino
Cliffords at Calvary
Thank you so much for your time and effort, taking the photos at Calvary for me. Great job and much appreciated!
Added by Jayne Eannarino on Apr 28, 2016 7:31 AM
Jayne Eannarino
Cliffords at
Added by Jayne Eannarino on Apr 28, 2016 7:28 AM
Betty Suva
RE: F Wilkenson @ StL Calvary
Thank you!
Added by Betty Suva on Apr 27, 2016 7:11 PM
Linda Berney
Broehl
Thanks for taking the time to point out that duplicate. I've deleted mine.
Linda
Added by Linda Berney on Apr 23, 2016 5:10 PM
Marva McEady Mikell
I am mixed up about Juanita Rucker
Hi there, thank you so much. I need your help to get it straight. Please help me further. Why do you think I have the wrong parent? Thank you so much!


Added by Marva McEady Mikell on Apr 22, 2016 11:37 PM
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