Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Advertisement
Vicki Masters Profitt (#47201380)
 member for 5 years, 9 months, 25 days
[Add to MyFriends]
Bio and Links
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 (www.IlluminatedHistory.com), details my Civil War soldiers project.
 Contact:
or
Leave Public Message
 Website: www.IlluminatedHistory.co...
Contributions to
Find A Grave
 • 7,361 Memorials Added
 • 7,321 Memorials Managed
 • 24 Memorials/Week
 • 5,106 Photos
 • 1 Photo Request
 • 97 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 444 Virtual Flowers
 • 10 Friends
Search Contributor's Records

 
First NameLast Name

Find A Grave Friends
Cheri Branca, Craig Caplan, Deb Root Howie, Doug Light, International W..., Jo Peterson, KingCongdon, Laura Zak-Smith, Stephanie Bornh..., Theo X. Rojo
Messages left for Vicki Masters P... (106)[Leave Message]
Stephanie Bornheimer
Thank you
Thank you so much, Vicki, for the memorial transfers, for being such a great researcher and caretaker. Your information is always on point and your passion for preservation shines through.
Added by Stephanie Bornheimer on Aug 20, 2015 7:07 AM
Gale Olsson McHale
Website
Very interesting website .... It's great to learn about people from the past from this area.
Added by Gale Olsson McHale on Aug 12, 2015 5:34 AM
Gale Olsson McHale
RE: K. Florence Kishpaugh
Thanks for clarifying. Normally I try to clean stones up but had little time. Will certainly let you know if I have a chance to do so.
Added by Gale Olsson McHale on Aug 11, 2015 9:04 PM
Jo Peterson
Schumacher/Miller
Thanks Vicki for taking pictures of my aunts and uncles plus my infant cousin. They had the same exact shape stone. Were they near each other? If you have the plot letter/number, could you let me have them? You are getting to know most of my paternal NY family.

Thanks again for all your help and time.
Added by Jo Peterson on Jul 21, 2015 5:26 AM
Virginia D
RE: Adelia Norton Parker
Vicki:
You are always very gracious. Thank you for all you do!
Virginia
Added by Virginia D on Jul 19, 2015 5:15 PM
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
Vicki:
Thank you!
Virginia
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.

Jane
Added by Jane Sommer on Apr 21, 2015 7:12 PM
[View all messages...]
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service