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George Seitz (#40539541)
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Bio Photo My home is circa 1784. Its situation is such that it fell in the line of battle during the conflict between the States. When my father died, I was too early at the cemetery for the appointment concerning the necessary arrangements. To pass the time I paid a visit to the antique shop close by. Displayed there was a book which possessed a title that gave me the idea that my home may be mentioned within. Upon opening it, the pages fell directly to a description and photograph of my old place. It was not intended for the purpose, but the volume became a much worn field guide as I sought to visit and photograph other antebellum homes in the vicinity. I pursued that objective with interest and vigor. This caused me to notice the old churches en route and I began to photograph them. Behind the churches were cemeteries. Cemeteries that I found to be serene and sublime, full of lore. In turn they led me here and I stayed.
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Kathleen Aderhold
RE: Slim Idaho
Don't know if he is related, but, how cool. Thank you.
Kathleen
Added by Kathleen Aderhold on May 05, 2015 4:05 PM
Krista AQ Thompson
RE: Thomas Montague Isbell
Very happy to oblige!
Added by Krista AQ Thompson on Apr 26, 2015 2:10 PM
goldengirl
Freeman S. Smith
Thank you so much for the transfer of my Great-Great Grandfather. He died for the cause, and will always be honored as a Confederate Veteran.
Added by goldengirl on Apr 23, 2015 8:28 PM
Ancestral Sleuth
RE: PVT William Thomas Overby 13378985
George,
No hard feelings or misgivings at all. I appreciate all that you are doing for Find A Grave! I just wanted to be sure the memorial was correct. I understand there was a photo of him during a dedication in Georgia, when they moved his remains from Virginia to Georgia. I would love to get my hands on that photo!

Thanks for all you have done and for all you will be doing in the future on Find A Grave!

~Debbie
Added by Ancestral Sleuth on Apr 22, 2015 8:52 AM
Ancestral Sleuth
PVT William Thomas Overby 13378985
George,
You added a photo to PVT Overby's memorial and I rec'd an email from someone who thinks the uniform is from the 1880's, before PVT Overby was killed. It also looks like an officer's uniform.
May I ask where you got the photo from so I can do a little more research to validate it?
I look forward to your reply.
Thank you so much for your time and MANY contributions to Find A Grave! :)

~Debbie
Added by Ancestral Sleuth on Apr 21, 2015 8:44 PM
Nancy Forrest
RE: The Honorable Robert Reynold Merhige
It's my pleasure.
Added by Nancy Forrest on Apr 19, 2015 6:51 PM
Wilkie
Corp Henry Cousins
George,
Thanks so much for posting the biographical info to Corp Henry Cousins memorial. I also appreciate your transferring the memorial to me.
Wilkie
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Added by Wilkie on Apr 09, 2015 9:48 AM
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Thomas Haddon
Again, thank you for your time and taking these photos.
Added by Barbara Blankenship on Apr 05, 2015 8:07 PM
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Jesse Melton Haddon
Thank you for the gravestone photo and all of the work that you do on Find A Grave.
Added by Barbara Blankenship on Apr 05, 2015 8:01 PM
Shock
RE: Christian Shirley
You are most welcome, I am glad you like the picture.
Added by Shock on Apr 04, 2015 4:51 PM
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