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Burgess Donnelly (#47214861)
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Bio Photo I now live in Michigan but was born in Walton County, Georgia.

On my maternal side, family names include Burgess, Elder, Michael, Fambrough, Lowe and Maxey - primarily in Walton, Oconee, Clarke, Oglethorpe and Greene Counties in Georgia. The families arrived in America before the Revolution. I have several books covering those families and am happy to do look-ups.

My parvenu paternal side arrived from Ireland in the 1850s and 1860s, settling in Harrison, Hudson County, New Jersey. Surnames include Donnelly, Hughes, Casey, McGarrity and Holleran.

I would be happy to help with research in my local area and exchange information about family connections. As most grave sites are in deep snow here in western Michigan November through March, I can be of more help in Spring and Summer.

With a very few exceptions, I am happy to transfer any memorial not of my direct family line. The exceptions are a few very close friends or family members with a special connection.

A message including the word "please" will receive a much better reception.

I owe many thanks to the FindAGrave photo volunteers who have so kindly assisted in the compilation of the history of my family lines.

Happy searching and enjoy the chase!

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m hendriksen
RE: Smith Reilly Machette
You're very welcome ! Glad I could find them for you. Martha
Added by m hendriksen on Sep 18, 2015 3:03 AM
P. Reilly
Thomas Reilly
Hi, the information I have is from the Hudson County files, I rechecked and they do indicate Holy Name, not to say they are right.
I did a search on 64 NE and did not get 11 names plus Thomas, therefore since this is your family I will transfer them to you and you can make the change you think appropriate. Use the Edit tab at the top right of each listing. Pat Reilly
Added by P. Reilly on Sep 17, 2015 1:27 PM
Fallen Graver
I see that you have Bud on your Find a Grave Friends list.
I'm sorry to say that Bud has passed away.

Walter John "Bud" Bussell
Apr. 10, 1935 ~ Aug. 30, 2015
Find A Grave Memorial# 151509428
Added by Frankz on Sep 14, 2015 6:11 AM
Bev Lasure
Transfers done. Bev
Added by Bev Lasure on Aug 29, 2015 1:41 PM
Bev Lasure
Can I just transfer the memorials in Island Pond, Vermont, to you? I am handicapped with a stroke and it is difficult for me to make changes. Thanks. Bev Lasure
Added by Bev Lasure on Aug 29, 2015 11:45 AM
Philip J. Lowe
RE: Col John Henry Lowe, Sr
Ok here is my Family tree so far

John Henry Lowe Sr- Great Great Great Great Grand Daddy

John Henry Lowe Jr- Great Great Great Grand Daddy

John Elder Lowe- Great Great Grand Daddy

William Daived Lowe- Great Grand Daddy

James Clarence Lowe- Grand Daddy

Jimmy Ray Lowe- Daddy

Philip Joshua Lowe- Me

I hope that helps. Just need to know who are the parents John Henry Lowe Sr.

I was told there were three of them and that the Sr is the Jr and the Jr is the 3rd. Thanks

Added by Philip J. Lowe on Jul 03, 2015 5:47 PM
Philip J. Lowe
Col John Henry Lowe, Sr
I was wondering if you have more information on Col John Henry Lowe, Sr and the rest of the Lowe Family. He is my My great great great great grandfather. This was as far as I got. Any information would greatly be needed.
Added by Philip J. Lowe on Jul 01, 2015 7:30 PM
William Powell
William Henry Jonathan Burgess
My name is William "Bill" Alston Powell and my wife is Martha Ann Burgess. Have not found a connection to William yet but would like permission to use yor pic's that are on his FIND A GRAVE site. Very useful in my research. thanks.

Bill Powell
Fayette Co. Ga.
Added by William Powell on Jun 25, 2015 7:15 PM
Eric Speck
Fredeick Hamann death cert
Just noticed your location. Wilmington and Brandywine Cemetery is in Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware.
Added by Eric Speck on Apr 26, 2015 12:32 PM
Eric Speck
Fredeick Hamann death cert
Thank you for the link. "Wil & B" on the death cert. for place of burial is short for "Wilmington & Brandywine Cemetery". He does not have a memorial on Find A Grave. I'll leave it to you to create.
Added by Eric Speck on Apr 26, 2015 12:29 PM
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