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chuck (#46623503)
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Bio Photo My name is Charlie, Born and raised in NYC. Retired Paramedic of the New York City Fire Department. I have a deep love for history and research.
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Susan Howell Denny
Reeves Howell #14946671
Hi Chuck,
Reeves Howell is my direct descendent. Would you please connect him to his father, John Howell of Middle Island #170460631. Thanks for the great memorial and connecting - Susan
Added by Susan Howell Denny on Sep 23, 2016 4:32 PM
AAW
Alonzo Ranney, Cypress Hills National
Thanks a lot for taking the great photo of Alonzo Ranney's headstone.

Could you please post as a caption to one of your photos for his memorial:
"son of Freeman Ranney and Emily Flanders

Source: Charles Collard Adams, Middletown Upperhouses, p. 216."

The poor man had no family of his own so it would be nice to list his parents on his memorial somewhere.

Thanks.
Added by AAW on Sep 23, 2016 10:40 AM
dickbelle
Rq permission to post photo
Am contacting you to ask permission to post your photo of the grave of Pvt Charles H Dickey - 28th ME Inf - to his Fold3.com page.
Thank you.
Added by dickbelle on Sep 19, 2016 1:43 PM
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War
Cypress Hills NC
Thanks again for getting these great photos and posting the additional bio info!
Dave T.
SUVCW
Added by Sons of Union Veterans of... on Sep 18, 2016 4:29 AM
lanterns2
Cypress Hills Natl Cem
Thanks for the great photos and info, chuck!
lanterns2
Added by lanterns2 on Sep 18, 2016 4:28 AM
JSOrorke
John Cornforth
I can't thank you enough for fulfilling my photo request for John Cornforth. I love being able to actually see a veteran's marker!
Added by JSOrorke on Sep 18, 2016 1:55 AM
AAW
Alonzo Ranney, Cypress Hills National
Thanks for posting the military record of Alonzo Ranney, who is a lateral ancestor of mine. (His death certificate and census information indicates that he was not married so likely he had no direct ancestors). Would you mind either transferring his memorial to me (48224322), or if you prefer to keep it, could you post this information on your memorial page (2596653):

"Son of Freeman Ranney of Vermont and Emily Flanders, and brother of Henry Clay Ranney, buried in Evergreens Cemetery, Henry appears in the US Census with his parents and brothers living in Vermont in 1850 and in Boston Massachusetts in 1860. The NY State Census reveals that he and his family were living in Brooklyn NY by 1865.

According to genealogist C. Collard Adams, Alonzo's younger brother Ephraim Clark Ranney also served in Union Army (30th Massachusetts Volunteers) and died in Baton Rouge, LA."

Sources:

Charles Collard Adams, Middletown Upperhouses, p. 216
1888 Brooklyn Death certificate #7378
1850 US Census, Newburg Orange Co. VT
1860 US Census, Boston, MA
1865 NYS Census, Brooklyn
1900 US Census, Brooklyn NY
Added by AAW on Sep 03, 2016 4:44 PM
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War
John Saloor
Check, thanks for the photo and info on this man. Wish we knew more about him!
Thanks,
Dave T.
SUVCW
Added by Sons of Union Veterans of... on Aug 18, 2016 6:20 PM
Lester Letson
headstone at Cypress Hills
Thanks for getting the military marker for John Harris
Added by Lester Letson on Jul 29, 2016 3:08 AM
cw-sawyers
John H Sawyer 2597660
Thanks for what you have added here
Added by cw-sawyers on Jul 20, 2016 5:06 AM
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