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Henry French Brownlee (#46826308)
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Bio Photo I have done extensive research and have catalogued the Matherne Cemetery and the adjacent Rogers Cemeteries in Bayou Blue, Louisiana, in Terrebonne Parish near the city of Houma. I try to keep my records up-to-date and to take photos of all graves with headstones. The current listings in Find A Grave for these cemeteries have some interments confused - some of those shown in the Matherne Cemetery listings are actually buried in one of the Rogers Cemeteries. There is actually no such thing as the Matherne-Rogers Cemetery, although people do sometimes refer to the whole complex as such in obituaries.

I have also catalogued and taken photos of other cemeteries in my area, namely: Daigle Memorial - Presbyterian; New Hope-Grace Memorial; St. Louis Catholic Cemetery and Mausoleums. I am presently cataloging and photographing the Magnolia Cemetery.

I also have many relatives buried in the McDonoghville Cemetery (formerly called McDonogh Cemetery) in Gretna, LA. I have begun to place memorials on that site.
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Vivian Parkman
RE: Ralph& Louise Essinger Stamps
Thank you so much. I can now add this info. to my Database. I always thought Aunt Louise was so pretty!
Added by Vivian Parkman on Apr 14, 2014 5:59 AM
Vivian Parkman
RE: Ralph& Louise Essinger Stamps
Would she been called Rita, born 1913. Aunt Louise Essinger Stamps was born in 1914? Their parents were: Phillip and Catherina "Katie" Siegfried Essinger.
Added by Vivian Parkman on Apr 13, 2014 2:24 PM
Vivian Parkman
Ralph& Louise Essinger Stamps
Thank you for photos of my great uncle & aunt's grave sites at McDonogh Cemetery, Gretna, Louisiana. I was concerned whether their sites made it through Katrina.
Added by Vivian Parkman on Apr 12, 2014 1:59 PM
Mary Agnes Hammett
Re: Gus, Mathilde Clause family, Algiers
Thank you so much. The photos are great and very easy to read. Thank you.
Added by Mary Agnes Hammett on Mar 18, 2014 8:00 AM
Heinz57
Eva Alberado photo
Thanks very much for the great photos for the Eva Alberado memorial, very grateful !
Best regards,
Brett / Heinz57
Added by Heinz57 on Mar 17, 2014 8:37 PM
Mary Agnes Hammett
Re: Cyprien Gonzales in McDonoghville
Thank you so much!!!!
Added by Mary Agnes Hammett on Mar 17, 2014 5:43 PM
Jeff Hall
PFC Verdin W Fitch Photos
Hi Henry, thank you for the great headstone photos added for PFC Verdin W Fitch, thank you for honoring this young Marine who died defending our country during WW2.
Added by Jeff Hall on Mar 16, 2014 10:53 AM
archtype
Louis Blum Memorial
Thanks for giving a good hunt for this memorial.
Although, I'm surprised you were unable to find one, it seems to happen somewhat frequently. I would love to know the story, on why a memorial was not erected for what appears to be an accomplished member of his community...

Jim Waite
Baton Rouge
Added by archtype on Oct 22, 2013 2:41 PM
Dean Bergeron
Howard Bergeron Family
Henry,
Thank you very much for taking the time to do this for our community and surrounding areas.
This really means a lot to all of us.

Magnolia Cemetery

God bless you and yours
Added by Dean Bergeron on Oct 02, 2013 2:02 PM
Zombie finder
Charles Brownlee
Hi, it was nice to hear from you. I am transferring all 3 Brownlee memorials to you. That way maybe you can add more to their memorials. N, we are not related I got all the info off a LA website and made sure to include all the references with it. Everyone deserves to be remembered forever.
Robert Lachney
Added by Zombie finder on Jul 14, 2013 6:05 AM
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