I've always been interested in cemeteries - they have so many stories to tell. Special interests include Civil War soldiers buried in Massachusetts (please see my website honoring 21 year old Hosea O. Barnes of Scituate and Boston, MA as well as other local men who served in the C.W.) Visiting family grave sites greatly enhanced my own genealogical research as well as providing a number of surprises, but it's always thought provoking. m.p.
Gleason Archer picture on Find A Grave Hello, My name is Karen Cross Proctor and I was wondering if I could have permission to use the picture of Gleason that you posted on Find A Grave, in a History Press book I am writin. As research director of the Pembroke Historical Society,I wrote articles for the local newspaper and I have put some of them in this booklet. One of them is of Gleason Archer who lived here in Pembroke, MA for many years. The picture would be a great addition.
Thank you so much for your consideration of this matter, Best, Karen
The Monahans Hi Mary, No, I didn't know the Monahans. My mom & dad are also buried in Holy Family and I grew up in Rockland so I took pictures of as many grave sites as I could at Holy Family(I now live in Maine) to add to existing memorials and added memorials with pictures. I was notified recently that there were duplicate memorials with unknown locations, so.....