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David Parsons (#47361764)
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Bio Photo If you have corrections or additions, I am happy to put them in but please, use the edit, correction suggestion to do corrections or transfer requests. I am also happy to transfer management to a responsible relative.

I became interested in genealogy in 1993 after my grandmother passed away. I have collected over 40,000 names 4500 obituaries, and 1500 death certificates for descendants of 1880 Lawrence County, Ohio.

In 2010 I found findagrave and found it to be a excellent site for remembering our ancestors.
I have done considerable work on City Cemetery, Brownsville, Texas, (adding 20,000+ names, in addition to several 1000 more by other volunteers - 25,000+ total), I also have done several smaller cemeteries in Brownsville and Lawrence Co, Ohio.

I am also working to index Brownsville Death Certificates from 1950 to 1976 (images available on familysearch.org up to 1976) and the Brownsville Herald Newspaper obits from 1977 to 2013. Currently have scanned images of 1977 to 2013, with index complete from 1977 to 2001. If you need a Brownsville obit in this time frame, send me a note with the name and death date.
After the index in complete, I expect to find several 1000 more names that have no headstone to add.

Just found a great webpage, adblock.com. It is shareware, you don't have to pay but it is worth $15-30 to block almost every ad. Stops the ads on findagrave, well worth something to stop them, but also stops adchoices garbage.

Do not post photo requests for City Cemetery. All readable headstones have been posted.

Photo requests for Buena Vista and Rose Lawn in Brownsville requires contacting the cemetery by a family member to obtain plot location information. They will not give the info to a non family member, who knows why, its just "policy".

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Irma Cortez
Martina Gonzalez
Hello, I have submitted (2) edits for my great grandmother, Martina Gonzalez. Also, I have uploaded (2) photos confirming the years of her birth and her death. Please contact me if you have any questions. Thank you.
Added by Irma Cortez on May 28, 2016 4:18 AM
P. Aldrete
Find A Grave Memorial# 62804894
Hi David!

What do you make of these two broken stones reassembled together? They died 110 years apart?
Might you have another photo of gravestones nearby to try to make sense of this?
Added by P. Aldrete on May 25, 2016 8:20 PM
Harv
Frederick A.H. Sanborn
Thank you David for the added info and obit...Harv
Added by Harv on May 08, 2016 8:17 AM
isabel zarate
RE: Marcelo Longoria
yes please transfer to me. my number is #47624303
thank you
Added by isabel zarate on Apr 16, 2016 11:08 PM
P. Aldrete
RE: Daniel Villarreal
Which Daniel? Perhaps I made a mistake. Please allow me to review it once more. Find A Grave #?
Added by P. Aldrete on Mar 06, 2016 2:03 PM
Yolanda Gonzalez
RE: Edit Requests
You are so very welcome! Paula was my gr gr grandmother and Francisco was my gr grandfather. I am in Brownsville now and have been spending some time visiting my family memorials. Thank you so much for all of the great work you have done
Added by Yolanda Gonzalez on Feb 24, 2016 4:50 AM
Q Taylor
Quirino Salazar
That was quick! Thank you very much for the transfer, I appreciate it.
Added by Q Taylor on Feb 13, 2016 10:09 AM
Santos
Thanks!
Thank you very much.
Added by Santos on Feb 01, 2016 11:46 AM
Dominique Potier
RE: Spencer O Phillips # 147432492
Thanks David for your help . Hope to find more one day .

Take Care

Domi
Added by Dominique Potier on Jan 29, 2016 2:56 AM
Lisa Narvaez
RE: Leonardo F Narvaez
Hi David,

We got his death certificate. He is buried in Evergreen Cemetery in El Paso. Have you ever been there?
Added by Lisa Narvaez on Jan 28, 2016 8:20 AM
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