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George Seitz (#40539541)
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Bio Photo 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

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Biographer - Yes * Genealogist - No

Photographer - Yes * Genealogist - No

Stinking linking.

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






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Jeffrey Shorf Sr.
RE: Richard Shepherd
No problem...Glad I could help.
Added by Jeffrey Shorf Sr. on May 25, 2016 1:24 PM
Jessica Lou Ellen
RE: John Prince Broaddus
One of the easiest requests I've fulfilled indeed!
Added by Jessica Lou Ellen on May 23, 2016 4:51 PM
Jessica Lou Ellen
RE: John Prince Broaddus
There you are! I have posted the picture to her page.

-Jessica
Added by Jessica Lou Ellen on May 23, 2016 4:35 PM
Heather from VA
John B Omohundro at Christ Episcopal
Hello,

I was wanting to ask you about John Breckenridge Omohundro. You had posted a document on his page, listing the artillery unit he was with.

Somehow I have his birthdate listed as 1841, yet the tombstone looks like it says 1866. Have you found any documents showing his actual place of burial?

I am worried I may have listed a photo of some other John Breckenridge Omohundro, possibly a son.

Thanks!
Added by Heather from VA on May 19, 2016 3:14 PM
Bobbi Keefe Rollins Johnson
Mary Jedinak # 21027502
I found her maiden name on death certificates of several children. Thanks.
Added by Bobbi Keefe Rollins Johns... on May 07, 2016 6:34 AM
Jeff Lovelace
Memorial
Please see this memorial: 161804973.
Added by Jeff Lovelace on May 06, 2016 11:24 AM
Betty Eheart
adding uncles
I will fill out the request as soon as I get all of their information together. I usually see parents, children or siblings... but not uncles...was not sure about that. Thanks.. Betty Eheart
Added by Betty Eheart on May 05, 2016 3:46 PM
Betty Eheart
adding information
I would like to link my great uncles that are on Find A Grave. If I send you the information could you add that for me? Thanks Betty Eheart

I don't know which one I am on right now but will make a note to myself so I give you the right information.....
Added by Betty Eheart on May 04, 2016 5:18 PM
Margaret
161639991 Henry C. Hilleary
George,

When you have time, will you please check the memorial for Henry? He was originally from Emittsburg, Md. but in 1860, he is in Loudoun Co., Va, where his wife and children were later buried. The pension record indicates that he was in the Eastern Lunatic Asylum. His name was not in the info. for the hospital that is online.

Henry was residing with Wm. Hilleary in 1860, who possibly was also in the war. This is not my immediate family but I have worked on all of the Maryland Hilleary family to add to this site.

Your help is sincerely appreciated!
Margaret

And......I really like your updated bio on your home page.

Added by Margaret on May 02, 2016 8:40 AM
Carol Gathright
RE: Jesse Keesee
he is buried there according to several records I've found.. and the stone.. (the stone is shared with his brother I'm guessing the fool didn't look) also.. his name is misspelled in the index he Linked(they spelled it Keessee which is incorrect) and that would confuse them too.. I've used that index before and found that is is INCOMPLETE.. and there is a book on that cemetery that shows burials that are not in the online index.. also some of the family lines info came from a family member that SAW them Buried in that cemetery so.. basically I don't delete unless they can prove to me through RECORDS and lack of stone that he isn't there... so thanks for that...
Added by Carol Gathright on Apr 20, 2016 12:09 PM
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