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Saratoga (#46965279)
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I have added these memorials, mostly from the historic cemeteries of Charleston to memorialize all the individuals who have contributed to Charleston's past.

In the event a photo of a headstone is not included, it generally means that the memorial information was taken from a cemetery transcription or death record. One of those who did the transcription was Elizabeth C. Curtis. Without her efforts cemeteries such as Trinity United Methodist and Old Third Central Presbyterian Cemetery records would not be included or available since neither of the above church exists today, including the cemetery and headstones. I just found out yesterday January 21, 2010 that internments of Old Third Central Presbyterian Church Cemetery have been moved to Riverview Memorial in Charleston. There are others who did transcriptions, but I am not aware who they are. If someone knows, I would be glad to acknowledge them in this profile.

Some of the headstones at the Circular Church were impossible to read, however the church had previously documented many of the graves sites by plot #'s. In those cases where I could not read the headstone I used the information from the church records found at the Charleston library to identify the headstones. I did list the plots #'s on the majority of the memorials.

A special thanks to the work of Clare Jervey published in 1906 with the transcription of St. Michael's. Her transcription allowed me to include much that was unreadable.

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RE: Hoagg
I noticed that she got involved in her new religion in 1898, very shortly after they were married. Also she was considerably younger than John.

The big mystery to me is why John's headstone has another unrelated person's name on it. F.A.G. #80862055

I thought at first it might mean they both died in WWI, but John would have been too old for that (b. 1845)
Added by Cathy on Oct 23, 2014 6:27 PM
RE: Hoagg
Thanks for getting back to me so quickly. If I can determine the John K Hoagg (with the Find A Grave memorial) was Henrietta's husband, I'll send a link.
Henrietta was certainly an interesting person.

I've found a 1917 San Francisco directory record for John K & Henrietta E Hoagg.
Added by Cathy on Oct 23, 2014 6:09 PM
Sharon Lavash Hawkins
RE: Rear Adm. William Folger
Hi :) I just want to let you know that I've posted some pics for William and his wife Eleanor Gilmour Folger - I found them when I was taking pics for a request for Francis & Mary Burnham in the same plot.

Have a great weekend!
~ Sharon
Added by Sharon Lavash Hawkins on Oct 17, 2014 8:00 PM
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RE: David Tripp
Common Street Cemetery is located on the corner of Mt. Auburn St and Common St in Watertown.

For me to get there, its only a ride on the Red Line (Quincy Center), get off at Harvard Station (Cambridge), then a bus into Watertown, by way of Cambridge.

Trying to find the Plot Lot #.
Added by In Search Of on Oct 17, 2014 11:37 AM
RE: Edward Tobey
What I wanted to post was a picture of his obituary. I don't have a picture of him. I have 5 pages of death notices of him. He was quite famous in his state.
Added by Mary(Coggin)Russell on Oct 08, 2014 7:12 PM
Dan Meyer
Mary Kinney Meyer
Made a memorial for Mom's Dad, if you want to connect her - Mary Kinney Meyer at Annapolis, connect to her Dad, John Joseph "Jack" Kinney, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Rochester, New York (1890-1977). Also, if you want me to take responsibility for her memorial, send it over to me. Thanks for doing this; Dad is doing fine (he is on the picture you took, no death date !), living in Florida.

Dan Meyer
son of Mary Kinney Meyer
grandson of John Joseph "Jack" Kinney
Added by Dan Meyer on Oct 04, 2014 9:00 AM
Sharon Lavash Hawkins
RE: Coffin Family
I've posted a number of pics for the Coffin family members - Chestnut Ave., Lot 35 - this includes your memorial set up for Eunice Barker Coffin #127052541.
Thanks- Sharon
Added by Sharon Lavash Hawkins on Oct 01, 2014 11:03 AM
Sharon Lavash Hawkins
RE: Coffin Family
Added by Sharon Lavash Hawkins on Oct 01, 2014 11:02 AM
RE: Franklin Israel Moses, Gov.
The Edit category is still there, but under that, on my screen,

"suggest any other correction or addition"

is not available. I've never seen that before.
Added by GBK on Oct 01, 2014 5:43 AM
RE: Franklin Israel Moses, Gov.
Since he is "famous" (or infamous?), is that why the edit feature is not offered? (I never saw that omitted before.)
Added by GBK on Oct 01, 2014 4:24 AM
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