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Shonneen Goldtrap (#46941389)
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Janet Dabney Kiggans
Photo Request for Eastern State Cemetery
Hi,

I saw you request for a grave photo. Only a very few graves in this cemetery have markers and those have been photographed. The original markers were 4 X 4 stones with a number. The only ones still visible are at the top flat section of the cemetery as at some point there was fill dirt brought in and everything was leveled off so the majority are now covered. When visiting one would not even realize that the hill side is covered with graves. Finding the location of a loved ones grave is an ordeal in its self. I spent nearly a year and a half getting the location of my great great grandmothers grave.

Janet Dabney Kiggans

Added by Janet Dabney Kiggans on Jul 29, 2014 8:59 AM

Phyllis Minner
Thank you!
Thank you very much for transferring the memorial of Lea Albert Fish to me. I have linked him to his parents and I will be adding additional information to his memorial in the near future.

Added by Phyllis Minner on Jun 06, 2014 5:43 PM

Phyllis Minner
Memorial Transfer
Would you please transfer to me the memorial of Lea Albert Fish (Find A Grave Memorial# 32146666)? I am his second cousin and have additional information I could add to his memorial including the names of his parents and siblings.

Thank you.


Added by Phyllis Minner on Jun 03, 2014 1:06 PM

James Coston
RE: Frank Goldtrap, Mexia Cem.
Hey, good to hear back.
I have been walking the Mexia Cem. for 4 years or so and am personal friends with the caretaker, and he can normally lead me to anyone that I can't find, no luck on the Goldtrap surname. Of course, 1922 is so far back that any physical reference may never be located, unfortunately.
I also checked the txgenweb and found -no- surname in their records for Limestone Co.
I will keep the name on my clipboard and hopefully one day I'll stumble across it but if U come up with any clues, pass them along to me and I'll check it out.
Later, James Coston

Added by James Coston on May 26, 2014 7:24 AM

Harry Senft
John Curtus Leese
Hi Shonneen
Thanks for the transfer of John Curtus Leese, his bother who is a cousin and friend of mine will really appreciate when he see his family updated and linked together.
Have a great day, Harry


Added by Harry Senft on May 25, 2014 9:34 AM

James Coston
Frank Goldtrap, Mexia Cem.
Morning Shonneen,
For the past several years I have been trying to locate data on Frank in the hopes of locating his resting place. The curator @ the cemetery who has been there for many years does not recall ever seeing the name.
In the County of Limestone, I have been -unable- to locate the surname Goldtrap in any of the cemeteries.
The D/C posted sez Mexia but even several trips to the library, which has an extremely good collection of materials, has turned up empty.
1922 is a long way back and the odds of a viable stone today are probably minimum but just thought I give ya a shout in case you might have a lead and not realize it, like maybe another surname he might be close to that I could research.
Thats it, Later, James Coston

Added by James Coston on May 14, 2014 8:19 AM

PorkyPig
RE: Bowne
Do you know if Merrill had any living desdendants that might be interested in having the original photo that I have? If so, email me at jwiley@citgo.com. Thanks!

Added by PorkyPig on May 13, 2014 9:48 AM

PorkyPig
RE: Bowne
I put the photo on the memorial last night. Thanks!

Added by PorkyPig on May 12, 2014 1:37 PM

PorkyPig
Bowne
Hello,

I have a high school senior photo of Merrill Bowne. My mom was in his class (BHS 1935). Are you related to him?

Added by PorkyPig on May 12, 2014 12:46 PM

Connie Clark
RE: Eggleston photo's
Hi Shonnene, You are very welcome , it was our pleasure. It was a nice day and very pretty cemetery . Take care, Connie and Wayne

Added by Connie Clark on Apr 27, 2014 8:31 AM

Rob M
Myers Pics
You are very welcome.

Added by Rob M on Mar 09, 2014 2:09 PM

Don Green
RE: myers photo

You're very welcome for the photos, Shonneen. Glad I could help out !

Don

Added by Don Green on Feb 19, 2014 6:17 PM

Joy
RE: Pardon Chase Bowen photo
Can you send me the obit and whatever other info you have? Perhaps they overlooked it

Added by Joy on Feb 19, 2014 12:31 PM

Alan Haan
RE: Eggleston photo
Greetings, There are other Egglestons listed in the book, some with markers, some not. The snow is 6 inches deep here now so it is not a good time to walk a cemetery. I can tell you if someone has a marker but it will probably have to wait for spring for a picture.
Alan Haan

Added by Alan Haan on Dec 19, 2013 10:08 AM

Doug Hager
RE: Ollie Geisler
Shonneen Goldtrap
I have access to some
Geisler photos. Will try sending when I have some time. My wife's parents are Blasingame's of MS.

- Doug

Added by Doug Hager on Oct 09, 2013 9:51 PM

Jenny E.
RE: crossley photo
Hi Shoneen,
You're welcome. I was a little bit hesitant to add this pic because of it being a joint marker with someone who appears not have passed yet. I couldn't find a way to crop out Hildegard's name without cropping out "Crossley". Hope this is ok?
Jenny E.

Added by Jenny E. on Sep 06, 2013 6:33 AM

Harry Senft
Transfers
Thanks for the transfers

Added by Harry Senft on Sep 05, 2013 10:31 AM

SRGF
RE: Dugdale photo's
You are welcome. I didn't see a Philip Cain on the Omaha catholic cemetery database.

Mike

Added by SRGF on Aug 31, 2013 5:15 PM

Jenny E.
RE: Ezzell photo's
Hi Shoneen,
You're very welcome. It's my pleasure!
Jenny E.

Added by Jenny E. on Aug 06, 2013 3:33 AM

Gen1
Pierce Cemetery
It is pretty hard to take pictures here as it is a private cemetery that is always locked buy will see if I can find a way in legally.

Added by Gen1 on Aug 05, 2013 11:54 AM

Jetta McQuiston
RE: Bell photo
You are very welcome for the Bell photos. I am still looking for Richard. He should be in Sec. N next to Mildred, but I couldn't find him the other day. He might be hiding in plain site, or he may not have a tombstone. I plan on looking again on my next trip to the cemetery.

Added by Jetta McQuiston on Aug 04, 2013 10:53 AM

Rick Heumann
RE: Freed photo
You're welcome, I enjoyed doing it! That is a great profile picture you have. That spider has nice coloring.

Added by Rick Heumann on Jul 09, 2013 11:39 PM

macso
RE: bagwill photo
You're very welcome. Glad I could be of help to you. Chris

Added by macso on Jul 08, 2013 11:16 PM

Ron West
RE: Charlier photo request
According to the records I have access to (put out by the cemetery itself a few year ago) the only 2 Charliers listed are the two you know about and no death dates are given for either one. I can tell you that they are listed as being buried in the IOOF section of the cemetery and that that section is not maintained anymore. The section is supposed to be completely full but you wouldn't know it by the amount of headstones left though.

Added by Ron West on Jun 10, 2013 10:35 PM

James Coston
Frank Goldtrap, Mexia Cem
Evening Shonneen,
Locating him or any info has been quite a task.
I posted his death certificate on his memoral page. Some people don't appreciate that so this is FYI and if U want it removed, let me know.
I was hoping for info from it but all it sez is Mexia, had no doctor and basically dropped dead on the street, looks like no autopsy was done. Probably no performed so much back then. The informant is listed, may be someone that U know of or about, may be useful.
I am friends with the caretaker and the next time I am over there I see if he can help.
Later, James Coston

Added by James Coston on May 03, 2013 12:31 PM

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