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Gene Baumwoll CSW (#46879782)
 member for 10 years, 3 months, 15 days
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Bio Photo Born in the 40's in The Bronx, NY
Father of a son born in 1978

I have worked as a clinical social worker in the New York State Office of Mental Hygiene- and as a medical social worker at Hospital for Joint Diseases /Orthopedic Institute and St Lukes/Roosevelt Hospital specializing in Home Care. Have had a private practice in psychotherapy and certified in Elder Care/case management, NY State Nursing home evaluator. I moved to Westchester County in 1997 following a long residence in New York's Greenwich Village.
I have discoverd a degree of serenity in visiting the cemeteries in my area, and in providing a service to those who contact me.
There are some amazing stories to be interperted in reading the headstones.

I will only establish memorials of graves I have visited and photographed. During the visit I honor the lives and memory of the deceased and offer a prayer for their descendants health and happiness.

I have adopted Bethel Cemetery in Croton-on Hudson, Old Baptist Church Cemetery in Yorktown, Shrub Oak cemetery, Cedar Hill in Montrose
Kyrias Pupa in Ossining [Many of the headstones in this cemetery include memorials to family members murdered by Nazies in Auschwitz in 1944],

First Hebrew Cemetery in Peekskill, King David Memorial Gardens in Putnam Valley and Rose Hills among others including:Sisters of the Atonment at Graymoor also Hillside, and Old VanCortlandtville, and Assumption cemeteries in Cortlandt Manor NY, Mount St Francis in Peekskill

First Presbyterian Church Yorktown
When I find a Revolutionary War or Civil War grave I try and research that souls's history and include his regimental history and his service record if I can locate it to his biography, This being the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.
I provide the American Legion with the location of military veterans graves so they can be provided a flag on memorial day

Whenever possible I will try to include photos of couples graves and family plots with Moms and dads with their children.

I believe we are are meant to remember and honor the people whose graves we visit and add to Findagrave.

Only recently have I been the recipient of the kindness of other members of FindAGrave and have discovered the graves of my Grandfather, and his wives, and learned that he had many brothers. My family has been added to many fold am I am overjoyed.

NOTE: All of my photos are free to all who would like to use them all of my work is voluntary.
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Dee Ferris
RE: Thomas Briggs obit 1899
Thank you so much. I'll add it soon. I've been overwhelmed with work but I'll get my Findagrave memorials updated soon. I'm so behind! :) Thank you again for all that you do.

Best wishes,

Added by Dee Ferris on Mar 23, 2017 2:43 PM
G. Robin McCabe
Sparta Cemetery Ossining
There are many Civil War and Revolutionary War soldiers in Sparta Cemetery, Revolutionary Road, Ossining... My 2nd Great Grandfather and his brother; William See & Martin Van Buren See to name two. There is so much history, the men of these two wars buried there if you are interested.

Added by G. Robin McCabe on Mar 16, 2017 6:28 AM
G. Robin McCabe
Elmer Elias Odell
Thank you Gene for the information you placed on my paternal Uncle by marriage it is so truly appreciated. He was a humble, loving man we heard the story as small children but not the date and exact location... Again, thank you...
Added by G. Robin McCabe on Mar 16, 2017 6:25 AM
Bronx Aquarian
RE: Aaron Whipple Rand
I switched the photographs as you requested but then I checked who was actually interred in the plot with Emily & Henry (Sycamore, section 53, lot 3746).

There are only TWO other people there: Catherine G. Rand and Ella C.Rand. Aaron is NOT in that plot.

He is actually in Maple plot, section 39, lot 2504. Based on the diagram I do not believe there is a memorial stone there. Perhaps that is why his name (& his wife & children) are named on the stone in Sycamore.

I can check Maple again for you. As the genealogy volunteer for Woodlawn I have access to the aerial shots which help me find the graves.

Added by Bronx Aquarian on Feb 23, 2017 10:40 PM
Sarah Bach
RE: Miss Amanda Ackerman
Thanks Gene! I appreciate it!
Added by Sarah Bach on Feb 16, 2017 6:31 PM
George Paulson
Laura P. Tuttle, Cedar Hill Cemetery
Gene, thank you for the information about Laura Tuttle, buried at the Cedar Hill Cemetery in Montrose. I'd like to know how you found her -- I've searched the cemetery numerous times and have never found a marker. That's no surprise to me -- I have a family plot there with 8 family members buried there but markers for only 2. Are you relying on the obiturary?
Added by George Paulson on Feb 09, 2017 3:32 PM
RE: Findagrave local Westchester Facebook group
Thanks for the invite, but I am not active on Facebook. Also since I live in Texas, I don't know how much help I would be to your efforts. Barb
Added by Barb on Jan 14, 2017 9:34 AM
RE: Edit sent to KimPS
Gene, Thank you for the information about Foster Lent. Barb
Added by Barb on Jan 13, 2017 12:21 PM
Steve Flynn
RE: RE:M. Clement Haubennestel
Thanks, Gene. The problem with this solution is that her birth name will not be indexed and searchable. Would be nice if FindAGrave provided better support for both religious names and birth names!
Added by Steve Flynn on Jan 02, 2017 1:30 PM
Linda Burton Kochanov
RE: David Irish
Thank you...I would LOVE t join! Happy New Year
Added by Linda Burton Kochanov on Dec 31, 2016 11:29 AM
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