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Vicki Masters Profitt (#47201380)
 member for 5 years, 7 months, 24 days
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Bio Photo After taking a cemetery tour in 2008, I decided to photograph and transcribe the graves of the Civil War soldiers buried at Pittsford Cemetery. That little project snowballed into an obsession to find any information I could about these hometown heroes.

Since that first tour, I have given many cemetery tours of my own, and I continue to be amazed at the interesting people who lived in my own town and who now permanently reside in the Pittsford Cemetery and the Pioneer Burying Ground.

The majority of the graves I list on Find A Grave are people who reside in my neighborhood cemeteries. I have seen the graves and, in many cases, personally tend to them on a regular basis.

Find A Grave has been very helpful in my personal genealogy searches, as well as to my Civil War soldiers project. I look forward to assisting others with their searches as a contributor.

My blog, Illuminated History (, details my Civil War soldiers project.
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Joshua McCown
Abigail Perrin
Thanks for getting the picture of Abigail's stone. Much appreciated.
Added by Joshua McCown on Jun 05, 2015 10:00 AM
Virginia D
RE: Phebe Barnard
Thank you!
Added by Virginia D on May 19, 2015 4:40 PM
Brian J. Ensley
RE: Brinker Family
P.S.- My in-laws all live around the Rochester-Lima area.
Added by Brian J. Ensley on Apr 28, 2015 5:36 PM
Brian J. Ensley
RE: Brinker Family
You're very welcome- glad I could help!
Added by Brian J. Ensley on Apr 28, 2015 5:35 PM
Jane Sommer
RE: Schleich in Pittsford, NY
Hi Vicki:

Thanks much for the Schleich family transfers. Greatly appreciated.

Added by Jane Sommer on Apr 21, 2015 7:12 PM
Perrin Family
I will see what I can gather. That would be great! My Grandmother was a Perrin and I am working on a second DAR patriot, Jesse Perin, to connect to with my DAR membership. So, I have been really digging deeply into this branch of mine! Thanks again for the transfer! What an honor to watch over her memorial!
Added by DustyStones on Apr 09, 2015 5:00 PM
Virginia D
RE: Sarah Lusk

There is an Evan T. Davis who was born before Sarah in the same cemetery but I cannot find anything linking him to either Sarah or Franklin.

Added by Virginia D on Apr 08, 2015 5:51 PM
RE: Reuben & Alice Sherman Brownell Family
Thank you for all your work and dedication to are past.
Added by CathyC on Feb 11, 2015 1:09 PM
Head Stone
Dear Vicki Masters Profitt
May I have permission to use your information and pictures for the Reuben Brownell & Alice Sherman family? I am working on my family tree on
Thank You,
Added by CathyC on Feb 10, 2015 10:31 PM
A H. Jordan
Anna Holst Kaiser
Good Afternoon,
I notice a mistake on the listing for Anna Holst Kaiser. My Great Great Aunt Anna only had 2 daughters: Huldah Kaiser Gravelle and Ruth Kaiser Hronowski. Esther, Leola & Alvin Kaiser were not her children. They have been relations through her husband's side. I'm related through her brother George. Whenever possible, please correct.
Thank you,
Alexandra Jordan
Added by A H. Jordan on Jan 15, 2015 2:50 PM
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