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Kathie (#46970958)
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Bio Photo 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.

**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.

My Paternal Great Grand father and Mother came from Scotland (but met in Illinois) and my Maternal Family is from Connecticut from the 1652ish. I am in the St. Louis, MO area.

I am working on the Stewart, Robertson, Sage and English Families currently.

Photography is relaxing for 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:
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Missouri Death Cert Advance search

Missouri Digit History Home page

St. Louis Genealogical Society

St. Louis Archdiocese Burial Search

St. Louis Public Library Obit search for Select Years

Illinois Death Cert and more

Bellefontaine Cemetery

Index to St Louis CITY wills

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

Myself and several others, including Elaine, Sharon and Mr Tom, do most of the Photo requests for the St. Louis Calvary Cemetery. We share a google document to do this. I typically look at every request. Which means - I 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.
Sections 5 & 16 do not have maps, so those have to be walked, but they were VERY sparsely marked.
Section 10 is done, there are only maybe 20 stones.
Then we each have our favorite sections to do.

Most, but not all ,have already been added into Find a grave by TVFTH. BTW, they are terrible spellers, so be creative. It is a Very large cemetery, so we do sometime wait until there are more than one request in that section.

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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Heather Cottrell
Harry and Celia Peterson
Thank you for these photos. They have been helpful!

Added by Heather Cottrell on May 26, 2015 8:49 PM
RE: Gus Matthews l# 47870137
Hi, Kathy!
Thank you! I received my information the cemetery and the Archdiocese. I was told by them that, the 3 of them was there, Gus Jr. beside Millie & Augustus, with Millie buried on top of Augustus, her husband. I would like to someday get a marker for their grave site. Thank you and stay blessed.
Added by geddyupgang on May 26, 2015 2:12 PM
Moo, Esq.
I'm not sure if I thanked you yet - but if I haven't - thanks for the picture of the Keith grave :)
Added by Moo, Esq. on May 26, 2015 1:28 PM
Gus Matthews l# 47870137
Thank you for the photo of Gus Matthews Jr. grave site. I knew that there was a marker there and hopefully in the future I will be able to get one for him and his mother and father who are buried together beside him. Thank you so much for all your troubles. GOD bless you, VeaBug!
Added by geddyupgang on May 26, 2015 4:54 AM
Anna Jaech
RE: Cain 3 / 19 stl Calvary
Thanks for working on this & adding the GPS data & Lot information! I appreciate it.
Added by Anna Jaech on May 25, 2015 1:06 PM
Thank you for the marker photos for Weber family members at Calvary Cemetery in St. Louis, MO.
Gratefully, RWS
Added by RWS on May 24, 2015 7:32 AM
RE: maeve Baggott @ StL Calvary
Thank you so much Kathie! I knew she had to be there with her sister :-)
Added by Anon on May 21, 2015 4:28 PM
Anna Jaech
Ellen O'Mara
Thanks for looking & for your advice. She died in the Buckingham Hotel Annex fire, Kingshighway & W. Pine, 5 Dec 1927. It was arson.
I must think..... Just this week I had trouble with an McSomeone & thought it very odd. You've really taught me a lot.
Added by Anna Jaech on May 20, 2015 9:28 PM
Corey Kennedy
Photo Request
Thank you for the photo of Michael Capeless!!!
Added by Corey Kennedy on May 18, 2015 6:41 PM
Linda Lynch
RE: J G Lynch @ StL Calvary
Thank you so much for all your help.
Added by Linda Lynch on May 17, 2015 6:57 AM
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