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P.K. Magruder (#47017377)
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Bio Photo PLEASE use the Edit tab and Suggest a Correction link to add/correct information. I try to get to them within 24 hours of receipt.

PLEASE use the Edit tab and Suggest a Correction to request a transfer. Please include your relationship to the dearly departed. Please spare me the "I am the family genealogist" and the "I have tons of information to add" stories. I've been burned too many times by people requesting out-of-guidelines transfers and then never adding so much as a comma to the memorial. Requests for bulk transfers will be summarily ignored.

I WILL NOT link to just "burial unknown". This IS a grave registration site.

If I do not maintain the memorial, but add a picture, PLEASE check the photo caption for the inscription.

My love of old cemeteries is genetic from my dad. I try to take pictures of the fallen/damaged markers first as they might end up "behind the shed" or "over the wall" by the next time I get there.

Sources for additional memorial information include:
Suggest A Correction, NEHGS, Fold3.com, Ancestry.com, NARA, other on-line sources, personal library, obituaries, newspaper items, etc.

Presenter of Betty Allen Chapter DAR "Celestial Residents Walking Tours": Bridge Street Cemetery (Northampton), Park Street Cemetery (Florence), and Spring Grove Cemetery (Florence), and a virtual tour of "The Celestial Residents of Chesterfield".

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Mark
Elizabeth Clap Strong
Elizabeth Clap Strong find a grave memorial# 28103753 record created by P.K. Magruder is the same person as 101478022 created by Margaret Stock. Thanks to both of you I have been able to properly relate her child Ebenezer E Strong.
Added by Mark on Aug 30, 2014 8:01 AM
James Bianco
Hophni Clapp
The memorial you sent the correction through (# 133022626) is the actual burial place (East St. Cemetery, Chicopee Falls). The monument in Dawes Cemetery, Cummington is the cenotaph (memorial # 132923997). I cropped out the part of the Cummington monument where it states he is buried Chicopee Falls and added it to the Chicopee Memorial. The cenotaph is linked via html to the actual but I forgot to link the actual to the cenotaph. I'll do that now. Thanks! Jim


Added by James Bianco on Aug 28, 2014 11:04 PM
countedx58
Thank you very much
for sponsoring my Uncle Johnny's memorial page. That was very kind of you. :)
Added by countedx58 on Aug 28, 2014 10:43 PM
Theron Rogers
John & Elizabeth Stone
Thanks for the note on the two John and Elizabeth Stones in Chesterfield, Mass. Cleared up some potential problems for me.... Theron....
Added by Theron Rogers on Aug 23, 2014 9:10 AM
rjd24
RE: John A Sullivan
Thank you very much for checking on this for me. I really appreciate it. Now I will be able to look for the stone on my next trip to the cemetery.
Thank you
Added by rjd24 on Aug 20, 2014 7:06 PM
Eric Weber
Martha Claghorn Shaw, Cummington Village Cem.
Hi, PK. As I've just noted using the Edit button, the 1824 death date given for Martha in her memorial is actually that of her daughter, Martha Emeline, who is buried beside her and for whom I've just created a new memorial with photo. The death dates of both are confirmed by Cummington VRs, and I also added photos of Leonard and Martha C.'s stones.
Added by Eric Weber on Aug 18, 2014 12:21 PM
rjd24
RE: John A Sullivan
Thank you for your reply.
Added by rjd24 on Aug 15, 2014 7:12 PM
rjd24
John A Sullivan
You have a memorial for John A Sullivan in St. Mary's Cemetery, Northampton, Ma. who died in 1936. Do you have any idea where in the cemetery you located that grave marker? I have looked for his grave in the past and have been unable to find it. Thanks for any help.
Added by rjd24 on Aug 15, 2014 1:09 PM
apc65
may I take a copy of a picture
Sir....apparently you have taken a picture of the tombstone of one relatives; Jennette (Gilligan) Childs....thank you.....is it possible to save a copy of that picture and upload to my Ancestry.com tree, with all due credit? If this is accepable to you please provide me with how you want the credit to read. If this is unacceptable to you, I will abide with your wishes. Thanks
Added by apc65 on Jul 27, 2014 9:26 PM
athenareed
RE: Virginia Whitbeck
i wasnt sure about the link being added but sent it so you would be able to see and verify where i had found the information. hope it was useful :)
Added by athenareed on Jul 23, 2014 6:49 PM
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