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Dan Silva (#46781334)
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A short walk through Trinity Churchyard in 2004 got me interested in older cemeteries. A few years later, I found it difficult to research my family geneology. I started adding names here to maybe help others with their research. I'm also a big Revolutionary War buff and I have been searching for graves of anyone who somehow participated in the Revolutionary War.
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Emma (Shrum) Butler Duke
Dr. David Combs
Thanks so much for your help with Dr. David Combs memorial, greatly apreciated, Emma.
Added by Emma (Shrum) Butler Duke on Jun 22, 2016 6:04 AM
~Nancy R~
RE: Edward Lascells
At the cemetery did you look through burial records there, or see a stone for Edward? Thanks for your help.
Added by ~Nancy R~ on Jun 14, 2016 9:04 AM
~Nancy R~
Edward Lascells
Hello Dan,
Was wondering if you have any more biographical info on Edward Lascelles (Find A Grave Memorial# 59654524) you could share with me. Thanks, Nancy
Added by ~Nancy R~ on Jun 13, 2016 3:29 PM
Anne Sturm
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hi, I have another profile for Maj. Ichabod Burnet with a headstone can you please delete yours? Thanks,
Added by Anne Sturm on Jun 10, 2016 6:04 PM
Ben Fletcher
Captain Francis Marsden
Hello Dan,

Would like to thank you for adding this gent, he is a distant relation. My Great Grandmother was a Marsden. Is he a relation of yours too? I have added a picture of his monument (I believe the grave has been moved when Wakefield Church turned into a Cathedral).

I understand that he died at Burntwood Lodge (Hall). Not sure if this was his father’s house or some relation as I understood him to have lived in Kettlethrope Hall. I understand he had a sister called Hana Maria who married a John Carr of Hornby (a relation to the Yorkshire builder, John Carr of York).

I read that he was known as “Frank” by other officers and that he was “well pounded” at the Battle of Bunker Hill, but did his duty. Unfortunately he never recovered.
All the best
Added by Ben Fletcher on May 23, 2016 4:45 PM
Thank you
Thank you for the transfer, Dan!
Added by Tracelines on Apr 19, 2016 7:03 AM
Beverley Henderson
Moses Prudden
I am Bev Henderson from Missouri. I noticed my ancestor is listed on Find A Grave and found your name on his page. Moses is my 5th Great Grandfather and for several years I have done a lot of research about his family , my relatives.
I do have a lot of information that is not listed on his page. May I donate submit some for this page?
How are you related to Moses?
Added by Beverley Henderson on Apr 16, 2016 3:22 PM
Gene Baumwoll CSW
Matthew Olstein MD First Hebrew
I sent you a wonderful obituary from the Highland Democrat Nov 2, 1918- Will you add it to your memorial?
I would like to highlight his memorial for the Peekskill First Hebrew Congregation- and have include all memorials in this cemetery in JewishGen World Wide Burial Project
His grave marker photo has been moved down the cue, I wonder if you could re-order the photos and move it back up. other photos have been added

Added by Gene Baumwoll CSW on Mar 11, 2016 12:32 AM
Shattock Memorials of Essex County MA
I was just looking at your Shattock Memorials in Essex County, Massachusetts. I notice you are collecting Revolutionary War memorials. I have several virtual cemeteries of soldier memorials. If you can, please leave virtual flowers for my WIlliam Hoyt and son Benjamin who were in the Revolutionary War. I have their story in my findagrave memorials and my profile.
Added by pjk999pjk on Mar 08, 2016 9:11 PM
Israel Shreve #72175184
Thank you for linking Israel to his parents. It's much appreciated.
Added by Sherman-Thomas on Feb 14, 2016 11:58 AM
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