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|I am a Title Searcher, which ties together my love of history and research. Title searching a piece of property is similar to researching a familyís history. |
I have been working, periodically, on mine and my husband's family histories since the 1970's. My love of family stories started in childhood, when my parents would talk about growing up and their relatives at the dinner table. Two of my most prized possessions are a tape recording of my Dad recounting his time on the USS Otis (sub tender) during WW II and my husbandís Grandmother recounting her life and family.
I am currently adding obituaries from the Danbury News Times, and from the family history I am compiling. When I visit my parents graves in Wyckoff, NJ, I will continue the work already started there.
Although, I try to be accurate, if any errors are found or you would like something added, please do not hesitate to contact me. I would also consider taking pictures of local headstones, or buildings for those doing research from a distance.
If anyone has information on the following families, please do not hesitate to contact me. JACKSON, SCHIFFTNER, FUNDER, MASON, HAYES, CONCANNON, HOLLAND, HAVENS, KINNEY, HAYWOOD, GRANERT, VOORHIS, PULIS, KRUFFUS, CHRISTENSDR, THYGESEN, HUNT, CHALMERS, BAILEY, HASLAM, CARLSON, LUHAGENBERRY, HUNT.
These families came from England, Ireland, Germany, Denmark, Holland and Sweden. They mostly settled in the New York and Boston areas, before moving on to other locations in the USA. I need information on both sides of the Atlantic on them.
I would be interested in hearing from anyone who has been helped by the information I have entered.
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Hello! I believe I see a duplicate memorial for James Hennessey in New Saint Peter Cemetery. The memorial numbers are #9773996 & #9774149. Thank you for all of your Find A Grave work!
Added by awool824 on Jul 30, 2015 2:16 PM
|Karen Ferency Baker||Chas. vs Charles|
Sorry to send you so many edits, but if you put "Charles" in the search engine, these people will not be found, as they have been entered as "Chas." :)
I believe you will find that the Ballymore Cemetery aka Craughwell Graveyard is actually located in the County of Galway. The assigned location you have given Creggaun is a townland adjacent to Craughwell. Trust you can satisfy yourself with a little more digging to transfer the memorial and have admin remove the cemetery page for Ballymore.
|bjr4||Robert Coulthurst d 1827|
This grave is in St Bartholomew churchyard Chipping, Lancashire. Did you find a gravestone, or did you enter it from some other record? I am interested because I visited the churchyard recently looking for Coulthurst graves and didn't find any, though I know there are many relatives buried there.
Added by bjr4 on Apr 14, 2015 4:11 PM
|Tim Holmes||Elizabeth Jackson 8596408|
I have come to believe that Elizabeth Jackson may be my great great great grandmother. My ggg grandmother was born Elizabeth Sanderson in England in the late 1830's. She married Adam Hulme while in England. I believe she moved to New Jersey with her son William, and perhaps her parents and siblings, after her husband Adam died in 1861. Your Elizabeth Jackson is buried in the Sanderson family plot at Cedar Lawn Cemetery in Paterson. I was curious to know if you had any information that would confirm that Elizabeth had been married previously. Everything that I have found has pointed in this direction. Thank you.
|Ginny Gage||Benjamin White|
Benjamin White is my husband's g-g-grandfather. He is buried in Kenosia Cemetery in Danbury, CT. Can you please transfer him to me: 47155589.
His number is 7990040.
|Mary Furber||Orson B Knapp|
You posted an entry for Orson B Knapp in a Danbury Cemetery and list his wife as Alice Cornelia Burdick. I'm not sure this is correct as Orson, Alice and two of their three sons are buried in Laurel Hill Cemetery in Brookfield. This is part of my family and I know they are there, not Danbury. There are a lot of Knapps around and he could have a cousin with the same name? Check out Find A Grave Memorial# 83061853.
Mary Pitchard(Pitcher) Furber (Great-Aunt Isabel Pitcher Knapp is there!)
|Linda Davis||John F. Accomando, Jr|
According to another member, John's grave marker is another Prospect Hill Cemetery in the state of NJ with a photo as evidence.
Their memorial Nov 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100775798
Your memorial May 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90778337
Do you have the correct cemetery? On September 22nd I Sent a SAC about this without a reply.
|Corri Ackerman||Baird family in Warwick Cemetery|
Samuel D. Baird (8523440)
Birth: Oct 10, 1822
Death: Nov 19, 1892
Wife is Suzie Baird (8523431)
Birth date is figured "70 yrs 1 mo 9 ds" from his death using www.calendarhome.com
Suzie Baird (8523431)
Her first name should be Susie
Her maiden name is Montross
Birth: Sep 25, 1848
Death: Feb 25, 1871
Husband is Samuel D. Baird (8523440)
Birth date is figured "22 yrs 5 mos" from her death using www.calendarhome.com
Mary Abbie Baird (8523404)
Birth: Jun 7, 1867
Death: July 15, 1868
Samuel D. Baird (8523440)
Suzie Baird (8523431)
Birth date is figured "1 yr 1 mo 8 ds" from his death using www.calendarhome.com
|Jane Ferner Lawrence||DeKay Transfers|
Thank you for transferring Thomas, Mary and Christian DeKay to me. I will take good care and update their information as I continue my research. Regards, Jane
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