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Candice Buchanan, Greene Connections Archivist (#20368854)
 member for 15 years, 2 months, 11 days
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Bio Photo Tombstone photos and cemetery listings posted here are a part of the Greene County, PA Archives Project at

Postings combine my own research and that shared with the GC archives. My family has been in Greene County, PA for over 200 years on all lines of my tree. My top priority is photographing and accurately transcribing local tombstones. As I am able, I am adding family links and details.

Greene Connections cemetery volunteers:

Candice Buchanan
Donna Buchanan
Michele Burris-Becher
Matt Cumberledge
Diana Ellsworth-McDermott
Pat Headlee
Glenn Toothman

About Greene Connections:

The Greene Connections: Greene County, Pennsylvania Archives Project aims to (1) make rare ancestral and local history photographs/documents accessible, (2) identify unknown photograph subjects, and (3) educate and involve local organizations as well as the general public.

The Greene Connections web site and all related projects are free to access and have been researched and compiled on a volunteer basis.

Photographs/documents have been shared by families, individuals and local repositories such as the Cornerstone Genealogical Society, Greene County Historical Society and Waynesburg University Museum. Contributor credit and citation information are maintained and displayed with every photograph/document.

Greene Connections was born out of a local history research initiative sponsored by, which continues to be a valued research partner and sponsor.
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Brent Smith
Good Morning
Good Morning Candice,
Just figured out that we are distant cousins from Sarah Livingood Buchanan's memorial that you posted. I am related through I believe would be your maternal great-grandmother, Frances Cook Livingood. She is descended from my 4th great-grandfather, Anthony Thomas Smith, through his son Noah Smith. The additional information if you would like to post on your Greene County Connections tree is as follows in reverse order is: Sarah Matilda Grandon (Thomas Hamlet) Cook -> Eliza Matilda Babbitt (Isaac McGlumphy) Grandon -> Elizabeth McGlumphy (Joseph Harvey) Babbitt -> Lydia Smith (John) McGlumphy -> Noah (Anne Hoge) Smith -> Anthony Thomas (Lydia Willets) Smith. I am always excited when I can uncover a living relative through my genealogy research. Your postings on Find A Grave and ancestry have helped me in my research. I just wanted to say thank you for everything that you are doing for genealogy.

Brent Smith
Added by Brent Smith on Oct 10, 2015 9:00 AM
Abel & Catharine Mills
I have been contacting cousins to raise the money for a small plain granite marker for these two. I was surprised at how the sandstone marker has deteriorated since I took the picture. We hope to have the new marker in place next month. Catharine's old marker will be placed near the new one, but won't be legible for too many more years. I'll add a new picture when this is accomplished.
Added by SMC on Jul 30, 2015 12:04 PM
Larry E Gum
Mary Elizabeth Acklin
Candice, hi, you posted the memorial for Mary Elizabeth Acklin and I was wondering if you had any other info about her? She may be my Great Grandmother. My grandmother, Mary D. (Acklin) McCoy's mother was supposedly a Mary Elizabeth married to John Acklin. Any info may help me link my grandmother to her parents. my email address is Thank you, Larry Gum..
Added by Larry E Gum on Jun 16, 2015 3:01 PM
RE: Catharine (Ulery) Mills Photo
I descend from Catharine & Abel Mills' granddaughter, Isabelle Morris Atwood. After Catharine & Abel's daughter, Emaline Mills Morris, died they brought her 3 children to IL with them. How are you related? I am meeting with a monument representative tomorrow to discuss recycling a small granite marker I am replacing on my late husband's grave. I will have it redone with Abel Mills (dates). There has never been a marker for him. Cemetery records say he is beside Catharine at the Wenona Comm. Cemetery. Hope this is ok with you.
Added by SMC on Jun 10, 2015 5:28 PM
Melissa OBrian
Re Ary ANDERSON Hathaway # 97843699

I wondered if you have a photo of my 2nd great grand aunt (her sister was my 2nd grandma Emeline ANDERSON (Remembrance Hughes) Curl?

I just found Ary this afternoon. I'm high as a kite right now. Have to run the Anderson & Curl for Laurel Point.

I'm a 4th great granddau of Major Thomas & Elizabeth SWAN Hughes of Greene Co., PA.
Been working on their family since 2010. Began with 481 children, grandchildren, & spouses, including the Hickman line, found on a reunion phamplet of 1916. Wonderful resource.

Added by Melissa OBrian on Sep 24, 2014 2:53 PM
Thank you SO much for sharing your information and taking the time to provide the documentation!:)
Added by IrishEyes on Sep 08, 2014 12:27 AM
Gerald "Jerry" Hobson
Frederick Harvey, Jacksonville
I had posted Fred to Fairview Cemetery in 2010, and only was recently corrected about his location. Shall I remove my posting from Jacksonville Cemetery? Would you want to copy his bio paragraph before I do remove my memorial?
Added by Gerald "Jerry" Hobson on Aug 31, 2014 4:34 PM
Jonathan Osso
RE: Memorial Transfers
Thanks Candice. I have really been getting into this!! It is a great site.
Added by Jonathan Osso on Jul 29, 2014 1:49 PM
John "J-Cat" Griffith
Andrew Buchanan
Hello Candice, in regards to Congressman Andrew Buchanan's portrait when I wrote his bio back in 2002, I think I found his image in the collection of the Libary of Congress files which has portaits and photos of congress members. Best always,
Added by John "J-Cat" Griffith on Jul 29, 2014 7:37 AM
G. Charles Ogline Lantay (aka Gregory P. Lantay)
Hi" Added Mary Jewell Harden's dc to your Find A Grave Memorial. I believed Mary E. Harden was the former Mary E, Lape that had married James Harden in Fayette County in 1898 but thie Mary Harden that died in 1907 isnot any relation to ouir family. Ya might care to update the memorial now that the dc is attached. PS: I like your Grrene County Connections. If you have any LAPE surnames let mwe know, ok?
Added by G. Charles Ogline Lantay ... on Jul 14, 2014 3:44 PM
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