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Karl Stelly (#47103588)
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Hello, my name is Karl Stelly. I'm 62 years old, and I'm originally from Lafayette, Louisiana. I've lived in Baytown, Texas, Tulare, California, Great Falls, Montana, Killeen, Texas, Manassas, Virginia, and Louisville, Kentucky. I moved to Gettysburg with my wife about 10 years ago. I enjoy roaming the battlefield and photography, and studying the history of Gettysburg and the Civil War. I have quite a few photographs of Gettysburg and other Civil War battlefields and other historic sites posted on Google Earth. I use the name "Seven Stars" on Panoramio and Google Earth. If you see photos there by "Seven Stars," that's me!

Feel free to use any of the headstone or grave photographs I have taken for your genealogy work, projects, etc. There is no need to ask permission first. I have no problem with people using my photos on other websites. Just give me credit for taking the photos, is all I ask.

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I have recently created Virtual Cemeteries for each individual State Plot in the Gettysburg National Cemetery. This enables people to have very handy listings of all the known burials within each State Plot at Gettysburg. I have also included a Virtual Cemetery for the United States Regulars buried in the National Cemetery (at least all the KNOWN ones). Enjoy!
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gary rhodes
Presbyterian and Associate Reformed Cem, Gettysburg
I am trying to find the men who were first buried at the Gettysburg Presbyterian Graveyard and also the Associate Reformed Graveyard, but not sure if there are on Find A Grave. Any hints on searching, I think both are no longer in exsistance.
Added by gary rhodes on Dec 04, 2016 1:32 PM
gary rhodes
Gettysburg Presbyterian and 2,) Associate Reformed Cem.
is there a way to find these two graveyards where Union Soldiers were buried after the battle of Gettysburg before being moved to the National Cemetery? I see a few listed here and there but didnt know if a search can be made and how to do that. since the graveyards, I think are now gone.
Added by gary rhodes on Dec 04, 2016 1:31 PM
gary rhodes
Presbyterian and Associate Reformed Cem, Gettysburg
I am trying to find the men who were first buried at the Gettysburg Presbyterian Graveyard and also the Associate Reformed Graveyard, but not sure if there are on Find A Grave. Any hints on searching, I think both are no longer in exsistance.
Added by gary rhodes on Dec 04, 2016 1:18 PM
Phyllis (Porter) Zegers
RE: Harvey R. Rouke
Done
pz
Added by Phyllis (Porter) Zegers on Dec 02, 2016 6:44 PM
Jeff Hall
RE: SSgt Joseph A. Zingaro
Hello Carl, thanks very much for contacting me, I do see a memorial for him at St. Mary's and I have subsequently deleted my memorial. All the best, Jeff.
Added by Jeff Hall on Nov 22, 2016 8:38 PM
Ken Davis
WO Charles Arthur Businda
Find A Grave Memorial# 155914059

Karl, thank you ... I've added your marker photo to document place of burial in his record in the Coffelt Database of Vietnam casualties at http://www.CoffeltDatabase.org.
Thank you for helping us to remember him properly ...
Ken Davis
Member, The Coffelt Group
Added by Ken Davis on Nov 04, 2016 4:22 PM
Lois Branch
Henry W. Roberts
Thank you for Henry's memorial at Gettysburg.
Bless you for your kindness in all that you do.
Added by Lois Branch on Oct 17, 2016 7:35 PM
Heidi
Jane Sturgis Kestner
Thank you so much.
Heidi Kestner Kuchta
Added by Heidi on Oct 12, 2016 9:08 AM
Heidi
Jane Sturgis Kestner
Thank you for doing such amazing work at Gettysburg.
I was wondering if you'd transfer Jane to me?
She is my mother!

Thanks,
Heidi
Added by Heidi on Oct 11, 2016 4:44 PM
Cindy Akers
RE: Donald Fox at Gettysburg
They're BOTH on his headstone? The only record I can find is the one for the Army, and that's the one that's on his app to be buried in the military cemetery. I can't find any other records on him. I put in a photo request, hopefully I'll get one soon. Thanks for the transfer, by the way.
Now I'm starting to believe somewhere down the line, somebody has combined two men with slightly different names. I found more complete records for another Don, and his name is Donald Jay, and he is from Ohio, with exactly the same DOB, but he died 2007 in Ohio. So I think somebody just saw the same birth dates and went crazy. In the meantime, if you find out anything, let me know, please!
Added by Cindy Akers on Sep 29, 2016 4:16 PM
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