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M (#47858804)
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Family and friend genealogist for 15 years.

Areas of research include Philadelphia, New York City, New Jersey. My direct ancestors were from Donegal and Mayo Ireland; Lorraine France; Württemberg, Thüringen, and Hessen Germany. Other family were from Ukraine, Belarus, and Lomza Poland.
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Christa McConaghy
Joseph W (not John)
I apologize, I meant to write in previous message Joseph W (married to Sarah Knodell MacGregor) not John. Thank you!
Added by Christa McConaghy on May 28, 2017 6:07 AM
Christa McConaghy
MacGregor _ Knodell
Hi, I'm updating my ancestry tree and I believe this info is incorrect. John MacGregor died between 1880 (census) and 1888 (Philadelphia directory where wife is indicated as a widow). She, Sarah Knodell MacGregor, is alive in 1900 (census). Can you correct both accounts or provide documents? Thanks.
Added by Christa McConaghy on May 28, 2017 6:05 AM
Christa McConaghy
Re: #143308107
I am searching for history of Sarah Knodell MacGregor (1842-1898) and see that you have a Catherine Knodel on Find a Grave, presumably her mother. Do you have an page that I may see lineage? We may be related!
Thank you
Christa Crilley McConaghy
Added by Christa McConaghy on May 14, 2017 9:27 AM
Dan Oh
RE: German Lutheran Cemetery
The headings in the books are in German. There are a few news articles, mostly about lost Deeds, also written in German and English.

I've never seen a photo of the cemetery, but you never know what the CCHS will uncover. I have only recently delved into the boxes of these defunct cemeteries. We do have two photos of Bellevue Cemetery.

The books are labeled 1880 (maybe 1881 I'm not in front of them) to 1968. There are also two lists of those burials that DID NOT go to Philadelphia Memorial Park. It is a bit hard to digest. Some will say something like "Mary Jones and Peter Jones removed to West Laurel Hill Cemetery. Any others in the plot to Philadelphia Memorial Park" So without knowing who is in the plot, it is hard to determine who was excluded. Others simply say "plot XYZ all moved to (pick a cemetery).

They even say, any remains found in the plot go to PMP, so they may not even know the names, I don't know yet.

I don't have access to , but I read that there is a file of the cards or something on line. Do you know if they are indexed?

I'm seriously thinking of creating an index of the burial books, which are in Chronological order.

I assume you live near PMP since you took that photo.
Added by Dan Oh on Apr 01, 2016 6:46 PM
Dan Oh
German Lutheran Cemetery
In your photo caption at the end you mention how to get a message to the Chester county Historical Society Library.

People would be better served if you replace that with .

I am a volunteer there and have seen the books. They go to 1968, btw.
Added by Dan Oh on Apr 01, 2016 3:36 PM
Tom Jennings
I visited St. Mary's Cemetery in Bridgeton this morning, and I found a few more Lehmann graves. Have fun linking them!
Added by Tom Jennings on Oct 09, 2015 2:57 PM
Henry F Reimel
Hi, I request transfer of #125903261 Memorial, Henry F Reimel, to me. he is the husband of my great-grand aunt, Anna Sophia Rose (1867 - 1964).

I updated Henry's death date for you on the Memorial. I maintain a Rose and Reimel family tree, and I have Henry's death record.

My Find A Grave # is 476855551.


Added by Maryanne61 on Sep 04, 2015 1:02 AM
RE: Joseph W MacGregor
Lol, no problem, I've done that before too.

Have a great day!
Added by cataholic4ever on Apr 29, 2015 5:28 AM
Joseph W MacGregor

I think there was a glitch in the system and somehow you made 5 memorials for this same person, lol.

Just wanted to let you know.

Have a great day!
Added by cataholic4ever on Apr 28, 2015 10:58 AM
Mrs. Bonnie Sue
Michael Hoffman
Thank for letting me know of my mistake. Made the correction..Bonnie
Added by Mrs. Bonnie Sue on Mar 25, 2015 9:58 AM
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