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kswh (#46633789)
 member for 10 years, 5 months, 28 days
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Bio Photo I started going to cemeteries in geneology searches. As I went thru the cemeteries I realized how much the stones wear down (and all the other factors - cemeteries not being kept up, vandalism, etc) and that someday you wouldn't be able to read those stones.

I also realized what great things people were doing by taking pics, and volunteering to take pics, for people who were looking for their family and couldn't get to the area.

So...I starting taking pictures myself. Now that we have digital cameras all it costs me is my time. And the results are great...people find family they're looking for and most importantly, those that were buried in the cemetery and the stones were put up for are not forgotten.
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jeff cox
Baum
Thanks for the pic- Jeff
Added by jeff cox on Mar 12, 2015 2:46 PM
maggie e.
Cartwright's
Thank you for getting the marker photos for Thomas and Hettie-I really appreciate it. - Maggie
Added by maggie e. on Mar 12, 2015 6:44 AM
Grave Wanderer
Newkerks and Carriers
In my amateur research I've come across Helen Carrier, daughter of Flavius. She married Jacob Newkerk.

Ring any bells?

Thanks for the encouragement; eventually I will make it to upstate NY!
Added by Grave Wanderer on Feb 17, 2015 8:36 PM
Grave Wanderer
The Newkerks
Thanks for adding all of your wonderful pictures to the existing memorials for this family. You did a lot of work. I live quite the distance from NY and eventually I'll see these gravestones of my family in person. In the meantime, I have your pictures to look at.

I hope the contributor who put up the many Newkerk memorials, but misspelled the last name will see my edits shortly!

Thank you again.
Added by Grave Wanderer on Feb 17, 2015 7:04 PM
angel at 220
Philip Glazier
buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Tioga County. If you can link him to his wife Marie GREEN Glazier # 10990018. Thank you.
Added by angel at 220 on Feb 12, 2015 5:39 PM
bevhope
George Francis Luce 1816-1861
What a fantastic job you have done !! I can add a little to this George Luce as he was my 4C2R. His wife was Lydia Benton, his parents were Rev. Eleazer Luce 1790-1843 & Betsey Howell 1794-1855. I can take his lineage back to 1640 if anyone is interested. Beverly Luce Walker bevhope234@gmail.com
Added by bevhope on Feb 11, 2015 4:41 AM
Bill Douglass
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Memorial#136057356 Gladys Douglass
Memorial# 136057349 Edward Douglas
Husband & Wife
Added by Bill Douglass on Jan 26, 2015 7:38 PM
Cherri M. Carter Fellows
RE: Request for transfer
Thank you so much for this gift, it means more than you can know! Thank you for your kindness and hard work on behalf of all the people you bring together with their loved ones! God bless you, Cherri Carter Fellows
Added by Cherri M. Carter Fellows on Jan 26, 2015 6:56 PM
Cherri M. Carter Fellows
Request for transfer
Hi, my grandfather is buried in Quick Cem. in Caroline, Tomkins Co., NY. Thomas Ross Hamiltons mem. # is 36734802, and am hoping you would be kind enough to transfer him to me. I am diabled and can not visit there. I would really appreciate it, then I could have him with the rest of my family members. Thank you.
Sincerely,
Cherri Carter Fellows
Added by Cherri M. Carter Fellows on Jan 24, 2015 4:59 AM
Ian Z.
re: Mary M. McKee in Cortland Rural Cemetery
Hi. First off, thanks very much for your posting of the McKee's from the Cortland Rural Cemetery. But I have a question. It is my understanding that the Mary M. McKee listed there was the wife of Frank W. McKee, not the wife of his brother Robert B. McKee. Do you have different data from the cemetery information?
Added by Ian Z. on Jan 22, 2015 8:46 AM
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