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Ed Poulin (#47263733)
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Bio Photo November 3, 2015 ----

I finished my Gardner and surrounding towns database. It centers on Gardner but I included information on the early residents of Templeton, Winchendon, Westminster, and Ashburnham, Massachusetts garnered from the town histories, censuses, and vital records. It is uploaded to Ancestry.com and has over 101,000 individuals.

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If you do not wish to have a memorial online for your relative then let me know and I will delete it.

I have not cleaned the stones so you might come across a photo of one of your relative's stones and think, "what a mess". If you would like a better picture posted then I can go out and retake it no problem and do a little clearing away of dirt and weeds to boot. I just figured I could get all the photos done in a more timely manner and then make a better effort on the ones people actually are interested in seeing.

I have determined the genealogy of most of the original settlers (see my website below) of Gardner MA. Most of these people are buried in the Old Burial Ground while a few are in Green Bower and Crystal Lake Cemeteries. I have also traced the lineages of their progeny as far as the early 1900s and sometimes further.

I am not originally from this town and so I would be glad to transfer the memorials if you want them. As always, feel free to download any photo I've taken and I'd be glad to do some searching in my area if you can't do it yourself.

'Nuff said. Ed
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d. peabody
Grateful Descendant of Stockwell & Peabody
Ive been meaning to write for such a long time and i keep getting sidetracked..Just briefly ..I LOVE YOU!! u really rock and I owe u so much and hope u be of service to you in return...JUST THANK YOU..from myself all my dead relatives in Gardner and all over..hugs from wellesley, MA debra Peabody Start and are u in RE??
Added by d. peabody on Aug 15, 2017 6:01 PM
Neil
RE: Elisabeth Cash Stewart
I noticed last night there are two 1732 dates for an Elizabeth Cash... one was Elizabeth Cash Curry/Cury. The other for Elizabeth Cash Stewart.... I'll research more and let you know what I find and whose date belongs with whom.

Chace
Added by Neil on Jul 25, 2017 5:57 AM
Neil
Elisabeth Cash Stewart
The death date you have (and did I) for Elizabeth Cash Stewart actually belongs to Elizabeth Stewart-Cury, wife of James Cury of Rowley Mass.
Added by Neil on Jul 24, 2017 8:07 PM
Neil
Elizabeth Cash Stewart
I think you have the two wives of James Stewart intermingled. James Stewart married 1st Elisabeth Johnson whom he married in 1688. She was the mother of his 11 children and died in 1712/1713. In 1714 James Stewart married Elisabeth Cash and she died in 1732. In 25 Nov 1733, James married 3rd Sarah Prince. When Elisabeth Cash married James Stewart she would have been about 44 years old, but I do not know if she was a spinster or a widow.

Charles Simmonds-Frith
Added by Neil on Jul 24, 2017 7:34 PM
Ryan-O
RE: Lydia Walker Ball Upton
Thank you Ed.
Added by Ryan-O on Jul 22, 2017 7:07 AM
JGPerry
Duplicate Memorial for Ann Bird Ireland
Ed,

First, thanks for the good work that you do with Find A Grave.

Second, I am new and easily confused, but I believe Ann Bird Ireland has a duplicate memorial dated after yours. It is # 114396962 and shows as an extra sibling on "your" Ann Bird Ireland memorial # 51774779. Just thought you should know.

Thanks,
John
Added by JGPerry on Jul 03, 2017 7:35 PM
Kristina Affeldt
Levi MOORE and Parnell PARKER Moore
Hello Ed,

Thank you so much for all the hard work you have put into finding all this information!
I would like to address Levi Moor(e) dob 1759 and his wife Parnell dob 1763.
In researching them, I have come across another user, Leon Christoforo, and his memorials #122940589 and #123035909.
It would appear that you both might have memorials for the same people, with the missing information that each of are looking for. Hopefully the two of you can get in touch and see if these are the same people. Thank you again!

Kristina
Added by Kristina Affeldt on Jun 08, 2017 2:02 PM
Eileen pelletier
Bean family:
My 2 times great-grandmother is a daughter of Sarah Crosby "Runnells" Bean and Joseph Bean. Oldest child and oldest daughter, Elizabeth Eastman "Bean" Williams later Ham. Born Oct. 21 1823.Married a Williams he died no ch: no dates, married a Reuben Ham of Fayette Me.and had around 6 ch: She died in 1870 and both are buried in the Fayette Corner Cemetery, Fayette Me. Two of the ch: are buried with them. I descend from Elizabeth and Reuben's daughter Josephine Buxton "Ham" Campbell 1863-1953.She is buried with family in the Fayette Mills Cem. Tom Surry Rd, Fayette Me. Husband is Alva or Alvah A Campbell, they had 4 ch: No Hams or Campbell's left in Fayette...
Added by Eileen pelletier on May 10, 2017 11:44 AM
Rachel Hardy
RE: cleaning gravestones
The only ones I would clean would be the ones of my direct ancestors. I've wanted to do it for a long time but have been waiting to be sure not to do damage. Thank you for the information you sent and thanks so much for taking the time to respond.
Added by Rachel Hardy on Apr 19, 2017 7:48 PM
Rachel Hardy
cleaning gravestones
how do you clean the stones? I've looked on the internet and a weak solution of ammonia is suggested but I'm hesitant to risk it. Do you have any advice for me?
Added by Rachel Hardy on Apr 14, 2017 2:56 PM
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