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Chuck Townsend (#46485846)
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Bio Photo I have been doing genealogy since mid 1984. I have a Family Tree Maker database with information on over 32,000 people.
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Catherine Smith Hall
Uriah Lawrence, Jr
I located the GPS and directions to Kiskatom from downtown Catskill on Rt 23A by googling for the global map. Thanks for your quick response.

I think there is some error along the way on where Uriah Lawrence, Jr. died 25 Jan 1776 and was buried.

You have him buried in Kiskatom while another with a gravestone picture has him buried in Spencer's Corners Cemetery, Millerton, Dutchess Co., NY Memorial 22195638.

Did you locate a marker for him in Kiskatom? These burials and the condition of the gravestones after all these years are making it difficult to verify the inscriptions. Any advice you have will be welcome.
Added by Catherine Smith Hall on Jun 03, 2014 10:09 PM
Catherine Smith Hall
Location of Joseph Sax Cemetery
Do you have the GPS for this cemetery? I have tried to locate Kiskatom Twp., Greene Co., NY on a map but don't seem to find it listed.

What direction would you take from downtown Catskill to locate this cemetery? What is the condition of this cemetery?

Thank you for your quick reply to accept corrections and additions.
Added by Catherine Smith Hall on Jun 03, 2014 8:34 AM
Connie McKinley
Ellis Cemetery Pattonsburg, Daviess Co., MO
Hi Chuck,
I don't know if you can help me, but since you have taken so many photos in Ellis Cemetery, I was hoping you might be able to help me find 3 graves for Milton L Wortman d. 1871, Isabell Wortman d.1863,and William Wortman d. 1865. I know for certain that headstones were ordered, but they may well have disappeared or fallen and broken.
Sincerely,
Connie


Added by Connie McKinley on Mar 05, 2014 3:56 PM
Gary Butler
Caraway
Thanks for sending the pictures of the Caraway cemetery. Too bad there are no headstones. Gary
Added by Gary Butler on Oct 04, 2013 5:45 PM
Elsie Scharpf Saar
Canaan cem.
I found the letter and the picture. Thank you.

I didn't clean out the cemetery, just am taking the photos. Fred has not discovered yet who did the clean up

Thank you for pointing out my mistake with the John K photo. I have deleted the erroneous one.

Elsie
Added by Elsie Scharpf Saar on Jun 24, 2013 11:01 AM
Elsie Scharpf Saar
Canaan cemetery
I'dvlove to read that letter you have. Would you be willing to share? Saare @ attglobal.net
Thank you.
Added by Elsie Scharpf Saar on Jun 22, 2013 10:14 AM
Fred Saar
RE: Queechy Cem
Chuck,
I did not clean up the cemetery and have sent an email to try and find out who did. We did try to work on it several years ago but never got far.Someone did a fantastic job.
My wife is actually the one retaking pictures of all the stones and reposting them. Not done yet. In the cleanup, they uncovered many many stones.
Fred
Added by Fred Saar on Jun 22, 2013 10:00 AM
Shelby O'Brien
Thank You for Photos
Chuck, thank you so much for the great pics you sent of M/M J. E. Ellis and Earnest Morris. They are all fabulous pictures, easily legible. I've been told that this cemetery is not very well tended and that many stones are overturned or difficult to read. So thank you, again, for your hard work and singlemindedness of purpose.
Added by Shelby O'Brien on Oct 21, 2012 1:20 PM
McDaniel
Caleb/Joanna Townsend
Chuck - Thanks so much for the photo of their stone. Much appreciated.
Mike
Added by McDaniel on Jun 06, 2012 9:58 AM
Nathan
Jeremiah Norton Townsend
Hi there Chuck,

Abigail Marks Townsend is my 3rd Great Grandmother, she was Jeremiah Norton Townsend's Sister. I found a copy of a letter on line that she wrote telling him that their father had died. I'm hoping to get ahold of some high quality scans of images of ancestors for my tree. Do you have any you might be able to share with me?
I also was wondering if you know where the Townsend line goes after Caleb Townsend. I am stuck there.

Great to meet a distant relation!
Kindly, Nathan Hanford.
Added by Nathan on Apr 20, 2012 8:33 AM
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