Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Advertisement
Kathie (#46970958)
 member for 9 years, 4 months
[Add to MyFriends]
Bio and Links
Bio Photo << Click on Memorial photo
<< to read the CAPTION
If I posted a picture for a photo request, Please check the Caption on the photograph for more information. Especially if, there is a general lot shot from St Louis Calvary.

Don't you ever turn a photo over to see if anything is written on the back?

Please Read the Cemetery Main Page. Maybe they have an online burial search.


**Please do not leave--please do messages on my the page, please send me an email/Suggest a correction/Edit. This will provide an exact link to the memorial in question.


I will not add cut and paste Obituary's to anyone's page, see the Find a Graves rules. Be original. But I will posted the Newspaper, Date and page location. Nor will I add surviving family, per FaG guidelines.

I am still new to the whole genealogy thing. I have only been doing for about 20+ years. I am hoping that my children will continue the search.

If you want one of my photos, that is fine, but I DO WANT CREDIT. I however would prefer that they are not added to Ancestry. I know the rules have changed to allow 'sharing within the Ancestry bubble' but really people, give credit - Site the Source.


Thank you.
Just another twig in the tree.



Helpful Missouri Websites:
Somehow all my html links have deleted Again... so if you want them you have to copy and paste them, or you can just google for them.
. . .
That are Free!

Missouri Death Cert Advance search (had to shorten it)
http://goo.gl/ruvLc7
or
s1.sos.mo.gov/records/archives/archivesdb/ deathcertificates/advanced.aspx
(but get rid of the space before Deathcertificates...)

St. Louis Genealogical Society
http://stlgs.org/

St. Louis County Library Genealogy Dept
http://www.slcl.org/genealogy-and-local-history/databases-and-websites

St. Louis Archdiocese Burial Search
http://archstl.org/app/cemeteries/burial_search

St. Louis Public Library Obit search for Select Years
http://obituaries.slpl.org/obit/searchObit.asp

Illinois Death Cert
http://www.ilsos.gov/isavital/idphdeathsrch.jsp

and more Bellefontaine Cemetery
http://bellefontainecemetery.org/

St. Peter's Cemetery Burial Search
http://stp-cemetery.org/index.htm




ST. LOUIS CALVARY CEMETERY
General Calvary Map
http://archstl.org/cemeteries/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=129&Itemid=0

St. Louis Archdiocese Burial Search

Myself and several others, including Elaine and Sharon, do most of the Photo requests for the St. Louis Calvary Cemetery. We share a google document to do this. We will typically look at every request. Which means - we will check to see if is duplicate, see if they are really buried there (see the archdiocese website) and then enter it onto the spreadsheet. Which is sorted usually by sections. It is a Very large cemetery (470 Acres 450,000 burials, and 27 miles of roads), so we do sometime wait until there are more than one request in that section.

Most, but not all, have already been added into Find a grave by TVFTH. BTW, they are terrible spellers/ transcribers, so be creative. For the most part they are/were added originally, according to how the Archdioceses spelled their name. Death dates that are just Month and year are based off of the persons burial date.--

Sections 5 & 16, and all their lots, do not have maps, so those have to be walked, but they were VERY sparsely marked. And none of us like them because so few are marked, so it actually makes it very difficult.
-Section 10 is done, there are only maybe 20 stones. ---Section 37 are re-internments from Washington Park Cemetery, so all there "death" dates are actually there re-interment dates, as we get photo request we adjust their death dates to their true death dates.

Interment numbers don't mean anything. They were added with a computer update, and they are working on another one, which could change those numbers. The original records don't use them, they are in date/alphabetical order.

Then we each have our favorite sections to do. If you have any questions about St Louis Calvary I will be happy to try to answer it. If I don't know, I will try to find the answer for you.

Happy Hunting :)
 Contact:
or
Leave Public Message
Contributions to
Find A Grave
 • 36,276 Memorials Added
 • 36,150 Memorials Managed
 • 74 Memorials/Week
 • 22,954 Photos
 • 3,572 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 137 Virtual Flowers
 • 15 Virtual Cemeteries
 • 11 Fame Ratings
 • 118 Friends
Search Contributor's Records

 
First NameLast Name

Virtual Cemeteries
a common (54)
a- Need GPS (7)
Calvary Famous (1)
Clayton (4)
D Stewart (16)
E-StL Catholic Cemeteries (6)
new photo needed (4)
obit requests (3)
Of Interest to me (86)
R-English (1)
[View all Virtual Cemeteries...]
Find A Grave Friends
Adele Stewart, Alice Taylor, Andie Parrish &..., Anne Sturm, Athanatos , Aussie, b g, Barbara, Barbara Darst, Betty Suva, Bill Hilton, Boots Farrar, Brian Schaeffer, Brianna Chase, C Greer, Cemetery Scaven..., Charlene Patto..., Cheryl Dieter, Chris, Chris Nelson, [View all Find A Grave Friends...]
Messages left for Kathie (2012)[Leave Message]
Kathleen McKee
RE: P McfFadden @ StL Calvary
Thank you! I see them, and thanks for the listing of those in the lot!
:)
Kathleen, fellow grave seeker
Added by Kathleen McKee on May 22, 2017 3:00 PM
Tamara Truette Peterson
O'Rourkes
Thank you for going above and beyond! It all helps with such a big family name.
Added by Tamara Truette Peterson on May 22, 2017 5:07 AM
Bev Vessa
RE: A Wirsell @ StL Cavlary
Thanks so much for your efforts. It is beautiful.
Added by Bev Vessa on May 20, 2017 9:56 PM
Bev Vessa
RE: A Wirsell @ StL Cavlary
Thanks so much for your efforts. It is beautiful.
Added by Bev Vessa on May 20, 2017 9:56 PM
Connie Carroll
John Michael Carroll
Kathie, Thank you so much for taking the picture of this marker & taking the time to load it to this memorial. It is so nice to know how it is marked. It is greatly appreciated! Thank you for all you do! Connie Carroll
Added by Connie Carroll on May 20, 2017 9:10 PM
Louden
RE: Question
Oh, I'd forgotten that you said there was no stone. Disregard then. Thanks for your time and effort--I really appreciate both.
Added by Louden on May 19, 2017 3:09 PM
Louden
Question
Hi Kathie,

Thank you for responding to my photo request for Henry Lang's memorial, but there was a mix-up.

Please correct it at your earliest convenience.

Louden
Added by Louden on May 19, 2017 10:39 AM
Sligo
RE: MP Holloran @ StL Cavlary
Thanks very much!!
Added by Sligo on May 18, 2017 7:09 PM
Ms Martie M
RE: A J McMahon @ StL Cavlary
THANK YOU for the information for this memorial.
Blessings,
Martie
Added by Ms Martie M on May 18, 2017 10:25 AM
Tamara Truette Peterson
O'Rourkes
Thank you so much for fulfilling the O'Rourke requests. It is much appreciated.
Added by Tamara Truette Peterson on May 18, 2017 4:58 AM
[View all messages...]
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service