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Sharon Lavash Hawkins (#47124807)
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Bio Photo I found this on another members profile and it truly expresses how I feel as well: "The life of a person is more than the dash between two dates. It is my hope that the memorials which I create or manage can make the individuals life fuller, even if just linking to family members or adding a few tidbits of information. Researching and including other family information makes them more than graves, they are people.

My Mom @-->--Ruth Bursey Lavash

Her parents:
William Nelson Bursey
Flora Lillian Bradbury Bursey

Her Grandparents:
William Robert Bursey
Mary Brown Bursey

Her Great Grandparents:
Stephen Brown
Catherine Porter Brown

My Dad's parents:
Raymond Lavash
Ellen Veronica Hynes Lavash

My Dad's Grandparents:
Caroline Sampson Lavash
Ernest Paul Lavash

I'm searching for information for the following Families: Lavash, Lavache, Hynes, Higgins, Donohoe,Bursey, Bradbury, Brown, Demeo, Hayes, Sawin. I've been researching my roots for over 20 years and have now started to record cemeteries for others. I've also started adding any Irish and Canadians that I come across, in tribute to my ancesters, military graves & any children that I find - they seem to be the hardest to find & I'm recording them as I find them.

This is an abbreviated list of cemeteries that I have visited so far - I've visited some of these because I have family members there -

Belmont Cemetery - Belmont, MA
Calvary Cemetery & Maus. - Waltham, MA
Cambridge Cemetery - Cambridge, MA
Common Street Cemetery - Watertown, MA
Cudworth Cemetery - Scituate, MA
Evergreen Cemetery - Marboro, Ma
Evergreen Cemetery - Leominster, MA
Grove Hill Cemetery - Waltham, MA
Highland Meadow Cemetery - Belmont, MA
Holy Cross Cemetery & Maus. - Malden, MA
Mt. Auburn Cemetery - Watertown/Cambridge, MA
Mt. Feake Cemetery - Waltham, MA
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery - Arlington, MA
Westview Cemetery, Bedford, MA
North Cambridge Catholic Cemetery - Cambridge, MA
Olde Burying Place - Arlington, MA
Old Burying Ground, AKA Ye Olde Burying Ground in Lexington, MA
Old Burying Place - Watertown, MA
Puritan Lawn Cemetery - Peabody, Ma
Ridgelawn Cemetery - Watertown, MA
St. Pauls Cemetery - Arlington, MA
St. Patricks Cemetery - Watertown, MA
Woodlawn Cemetery & Crem. - Everett, MA

and a few others
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I normally photograph the whole family plot if it's more than a single grave & will post those as well.
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Thank you to Linda Shepard Salzer for all her pics, corrections and updates for all the memorials that I set up for North Cambridge Catholic Cemetery - I greatly appreciate it :)~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
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Laura
re: Bartholomew O'Callaghan
Thank you for the heads up. I'm discovering some of my sources are really wrong about Cambridge cemeteries in particular! Time to make some phone calls, lol. Thank you again :)
Added by Laura on May 03, 2016 11:55 AM
Pete
Fred Clark @ Find A Grave Memorial# 152668567
Hi again Sharon,

Thanks for re-adding the photos to the Clark family, and thanks for filling my photo requests. Again, let me apologize for my misunderstanding of the whole situation. I didn't understand until I saw your plot edits that you submitted, and only then realized that they were all buried at the same plot.

Best regards,

Pete
Added by Pete on May 01, 2016 8:49 PM
gcdavis4
Andrew H Spring
Thanks for posting this photo!

-Gerald
Added by gcdavis4 on Apr 30, 2016 4:25 PM
Sarah Stout
Thanks so much!
Wow, what a find! So many family names to look into now! :) This is great, thanks for taking this photo! Have a Wonderful day!
Added by Sarah Stout on Apr 29, 2016 3:50 PM
Pete
Fred Clark @ Find A Grave Memorial# 152668567
Hi Sharon,

I appreciate you trying to fill my photo requests for Fred, Jennie, and Helen Clark. But, can I please ask you to remove the photos of Margaret Clark's grave maker that you added to Fred, Jennie, and Helen's memorials? I believe that having Margaret's grave marker photo on their memorials will just confuse people.

Thank you for trying.

Pete
Added by Pete on Apr 29, 2016 2:47 PM
Khoward
Lydia Low #140750698
Can I ask you to put the headstone for Lydia Low & Caroline Cornell into the above memorial? Until I saw the stone I didn't know it was her. I will make a photo request if you wish. Thanks
Added by Khoward on Apr 29, 2016 2:18 PM
Khoward
Low Headstones in Mt Auburn Cem
Thanks for the photos for my east coast relatives. I appreciate it! Katherine
Added by Khoward on Apr 29, 2016 1:53 PM
Mary M
RE: Helen Wiswell
You are entirely welcome.
Added by Mary M on Apr 28, 2016 11:12 AM
Denise Quintana
William Crawford Winlock and FAMILY
Thank you very very much for taking the individual and group "family" pictures of the Winlock family. I was out of town and just got home to a wonderful surprise. THANK you so very much for this I truly appreciate it.
Denise
Added by Denise Quintana on Apr 27, 2016 5:21 AM
Pamela Flibotte-Hollabaugh
Loammi Crosby
Thanks again Sharon! You are truly a volunteer rockstar!
Added by Pamela Flibotte-Hollabaug... on Apr 25, 2016 12:15 PM
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