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George Seitz (#40539541)
 member for 16 years, 1 month, 4 days
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Bio Photo As the website has been removing photographs I submitted for months now, many, I will soon will systematically begin removing them on my own. I expect some retribution for that. I have seen it before. Regrets all.

Because the website is arbitrarily removing work I submitted I am not contributing or participating unless I become more comfortable with it's operation. I will miss this. Many years, many friends.


My home is circa 1784. Its situation is such that it fell in the line of battle during the conflict between the States. When my father died, I was too early at the cemetery for the appointment concerning the necessary arrangements. To pass the time I paid a visit to the antique shop close by. Displayed there was a book which possessed a title that gave me the idea that my home may be mentioned within. Upon opening it, the pages fell directly to a description and photograph of my old place. It was not intended for the purpose, but the volume became a much worn field guide as I sought to visit and photograph other antebellum homes in the vicinity. I pursued that objective with interest and vigor. This caused me to notice the old churches en route and I began to photograph them. Behind the churches were cemeteries. Cemeteries that I found to be serene and sublime, full of lore. In turn they led me here and I stayed.



Grave finder - Yes * Genealogist - No

Historian - Yes * Genealogist - No

Biographer - Yes * Genealogist - No

Photographer - Yes * Genealogist - No

Stinking linking.

No courtesy, no action. You churlish lot best steer clear of me.

Please do not post Certificates of Death on entries of my origin.

Thank you.






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Jeffrey William Megown
An addition to the 4th Virginia cavalry
Please add my great grandfather Francis Childs 23711659 to your 4th Virginia Cavalry cemetery. He served in Company H. Thank you.
Added by Jeffrey William Megown on Mar 08, 2017 7:14 AM
JD Edwards
Laurel Hill Baptist Church
Just curious why you have taken so few photos at this cemetery; must have taken you longer to travel there than take the photos. I think this is the least photographed cemetery I have visited.
Thanks.
JD Edwards
Added by JD Edwards on Mar 03, 2017 3:10 PM
LRobin
RE: John Wickham
Thanks. That would just drive me crazy.
Added by LRobin on Mar 01, 2017 10:31 AM
Bobbi Keefe Rollins Johnson
Benjamin Alexander Purks
George, I was researching what turned out to be a different Purks line. Finding limited info on the ancestry sites, I turned to newspaper articles. Every now and then I get lucky.
Added by Bobbi Keefe Rollins Johns... on Feb 14, 2017 10:27 AM
Jeff Thomson
RE: Jefferson Winston Williams
George,
No one owns history, whether an image or a thought and it belongs to all of us. The ownership of history would be a threat to freedom.
Added by Jeff Thomson on Feb 11, 2017 10:24 AM
Louis du Mort
RE: Bazzle
Hey George -

'nother great addition!

Thanks!

Louis
Added by Louis du Mort on Feb 08, 2017 8:19 AM
Louis du Mort
RE: Sonny, Kermit, and Justin
Hey George,

Nice finds, thanks for sending them my way. I have included them in my biker's tribute page.

That poor guy that was found murdered. MS-13 stands for Mara Salvatrucha 13, a notorious street gang that started in El Salvador and really flourished in Los Angeles. They are now one of the nation's largest bunch of worthless creeps.

Again, thanks and keep on graving!


Regards,

Louis
Added by Louis du Mort on Jan 30, 2017 11:04 AM
LRobin
PHoto: Cora Lee Clatterbuck James
Thank you so much!!!
Added by LRobin on Jan 30, 2017 10:48 AM
Anne Wyatt
Greetings.
Hi George. Just wanted to say hi and wish you a Happy and prosperous New Year.
Added by Anne Wyatt on Jan 13, 2017 8:17 AM
Gloria
RE: George Amna Rucker
Thank you for posting the picture
Added by Gloria on Jan 09, 2017 6:49 PM
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