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Nadia K. Orton (#47388221)
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Bio Photo Historian/Genealogist. Researching my family history since 2001, a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists, and a direct descendant of U. S. Colored Troops of the Civil War from Virginia and North Carolina. Currently, I'm helping to restore the historic Mt. Calvary Cemetery Complex (1879) in Portsmouth, Va., in addition to researching historically African-American and slave cemeteries in the Tidewater region of Virginia, and studying the burial sites of U. S. Colored Troops in Virginia, North Carolina, Maryland, and Georgia.

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All In The Family-Poetj
Nathaniel Hunter#121903198
Greetings Nadia, Would you consider transferring my Uncle's memorial to me? He was my Mother's brother who died as an infant. Thanks for all you do for the Find A Grave Family!
Sincerely,
Poetj-All In The Family
Added by All In The Family-Poetj on Feb 13, 2014 3:20 PM
K
Sgt. Miles James
Hello,

Can you give me some more info on this marker. Is this is actual gravesite or is this just a memorial? Some MOH websites say his grave is unknown or in Norfolk. Do you have any info?

Thanks, K.
Added by K on Jun 19, 2013 9:28 PM
Dawn Stewart
RE: Albert Taylor - Pleasant Cemetery Hampton VA
Hi. I really wish I could help, I'm really not sure where he was located. I know the cemetery was not taken care of well. And the pictures shows shrubs or woods in the back of it, so maybe it was along the woods. I wish I could help more.
Added by Dawn Stewart on Apr 04, 2012 6:48 PM
Jack Eslick
Cherry
Thank you so much for taking the time to look for her headstone. I hope it is still there and not damaged or something. Thanks again, Jack Eslick
Added by Jack Eslick on Mar 18, 2012 8:44 PM
 

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