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DorseyH (#47183940)
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Bio Photo Born, raised and still enjoying the Shenandoah Valley. Addicted to genealogy and Find A Grave. Names researching: CATROW, CUSHWA, DAYTON, FOLTZ, HUNT

If any mistakes are found or if you can add any information I would be happy to do so. Also if anyone has photos of the people I have listed, please let me know so I can add them to their memorial.

I want to thank everyone who is helping me with this site.

My direct ancestors memorials receive a virtual cake for their birthday.

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Added by Conner on May 13, 2016 2:00 PM
Hester Jane Barney
Hey Dorsey !
Long story short - need your help again - with Hester Jane Barney b 1858/59 (parents were William H Barney, Jr and Hannah Stuckey) Hester Jane's daughter Isabella Barney b 1878-1949 - lists the father as SS or SL Chenowith ? found Samuel F Chenowith who lived with his Aunt Isabella for most of his life - but not sure if he's the right Chenowith? I think Hester Jane's second husband (Jackson Miller) adopted Isabelle since he was listed as father on her death certificate ? Then Hester Jane married Joseph Place in 1900 - but rumor has it she was murdered shortly there after in 1901 ? Been pulling my hair out until I saw your DorseyH signature on John Chenowith's Find-a-Grave site :-) I'm hoping you'll be kind enough to connect the dots for us on this - many thanks in advance! Kathy & Dorcas
Added by Anonymous on Apr 10, 2016 2:55 PM
RE: Hello Dorsey - no problem !
We are also in FL (Ft Lauderdale to be exact) headed back to Hagerstown end of April - look forward to hearing from you at a later date - hope you enjoy your stay in the sunshine state !!
Added by Anonymous on Mar 21, 2016 4:35 PM
Hello Dorsey - it's me again !
I'm still helping my mother with her Stuckey family tree - and I keep finding your name attached to so many of the people that are my relatives too - just hope others realize what a fantastic job you do putting the info out there for the rest of us to access - you really do an awesome job on Find-A-Grave and I (for one) greatly appreciated it !!! Needless to say, I'm stuck again and need your help - I'm trying to find John M Grantham (b about 1826) that married Margaret Buzzard (b Feb 1819) on 8 April 1845 in Berkeley - then they went to Eminence, Logan, Illinois - and I lost them after 1900. Is there a possibility he might be the son (John) of William Grantham & Susannah Fry Grantham ?

Bethuel Middleton Kitchen is married to Mary Buzzard (whom I think is Margaret's sister ?) because Bethuel Kitchen signed for Margaret Buzzard and John M Grantham's marriage - plus Bethuel's daughter Melvina married Moses S Grantham - who may be John M Grantham's brother? Any help with this would be greatly appreciated - many thanks in advance - Kathy
Added by Anonymous on Mar 04, 2016 6:03 PM
Greg Propst
RE: Photo request for Deino Dourkos
Would David and Deino related, I am thinking maybe brothers?

Added by Greg Propst on Jan 26, 2016 6:53 AM
Greg Propst
Photo request for Deino Dourkos
I saw your photo request for Deino Dourkos. I went to the cemetery on Jan 22 and was given the location where Deino was buried. When I went to the location the marker was for David James Dourakos. I had the individual working there double check the location. He said that the location he gave me was correct. He said that there may not be a marker for Deino, he didn't know. They have his name spelled Dino. I would think that is something that they should have some kind of record of. They just have a hard copy listing showing name, date of death, and location in the cemetery. I was not very impressed with the help I was given, he was more concerned about the video game he was playing on his phone. I don't see David James Dourakos listed on the web site for Pleasant VM Garden. I did take a picture of his marker so I could add him and attach the picture if that's ok? Let me know.
Greg Propst
Added by Greg Propst on Jan 25, 2016 3:44 PM
Jacob Stuckey b 1761 d1844
Hello Dorsey - I'm new at this and would prefer to ask my question in private - but - I think we might be related ? Please email me:
Thank you in advance for your consideration!
Added by Anonymous on Nov 21, 2015 6:42 AM
Shauna Yeakel Fleming
Find A Grave memorial #106087931
I appears that the memorial you created for James Jerome Cushwa (Find A Grave Memorial#106087931) is a duplicate to memorial# 84042329. Would you please look into combining them as you both have good information on each one. I know it takes time and effort to put these memorials up and I appreciate what you have done. It would be very helpful if there was only one memorial for each person. Thank you for you attention to this matter,
Added by Shauna Yeakel Fleming on Sep 10, 2015 10:09 AM
Shauna Yeakel Fleming
Cushwa Photos
My name is Shauna Fleming and I am a descendant of Isaiah, John, David, and Benjamin Cushwa. I have been so excited to see all the grave stone pictures you have provided to the Find A Grave site that has helped me trace my ancestors! Thank you. I know that this requires time and effort on your part and I appreciate it very much as it would be impossible for me to go to these places myself. I am writing to seek your permission to post some of your photos on Family Search. I would give you credit as the photographer and give the Find A Grave Memorial number with each one. If this is okay with you I think it would help with some of the misinformation that is currently on the site as people would be able to actually see the headstones and refer them to the site to see all the wonderful information that is provided there. Please let me know if this is agreeable to you or not. I appreciate you time on this matter.
Shauna Fleming
Added by Shauna Yeakel Fleming on Apr 04, 2015 9:23 AM
RE: Lydia Catrow
You are welcome. Glad to have been of some help to you. I still need to find Elizabeth for you. I keep thinking the book at the library said that she was in an unmarked grave, but I will see what I can do to get a photo of at least the area she is laid to rest.

Have a great day!
Added by Becky on Mar 15, 2015 8:40 AM
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