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Burgess Donnelly (#47214861)
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Bio Photo I now live in Indiana 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.

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!

P S If you ask for my help, but have your messages disabled, it is impossible for me to reply. God gave you a brain, please put it to use.

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Dorine Horstmann
Charles & Rosa Michael
I noticed that you have a Michael in your family names. I am related to a Rosa Fluetsch b.2/14/1870 & d. 10/20/1950. She was married to a Charles H. Michael b. 10/2/1965 & d. 1/2/1936. I noticed on a 1940 census that Rose Michael, head of house, was living with Hubert, son, age 31; Emma Pfauatsch, sister, age 68, and Tony Sachse, nephew, age 48. All these names match my family history. That was the only info that I had on Hubert. I saw that you managed a memorial for Hubert Michael, Sr. and am trying to determine if they are the same people. Thank you so much for any info that you could give me on this family. I would be glad to give you any info that I have on the Fluetsch family.
Added by Dorine Horstmann on Jan 15, 2017 9:23 PM
Dorine Horstmann
Charlees & Rosa Michael
Added by Dorine Horstmann on Jan 15, 2017 9:08 PM
William Cochran
Please Contact me

Could you please contact me regarding your recent post on Ancestry pertaining to the 1873 Jersey City land ownership map (Railroad Ave.) which you posted. Thank you!! billco60@aol.com
Added by William Cochran on Jan 14, 2017 12:18 PM
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Any relation????
I can transfer.
Ann
Added by 1-48069415 on Dec 22, 2016 10:16 AM
Gail and Scott Hannah
Omer Christian
FYI- There is a great article on this church and cemetery at www. historic rural churches of georgia. Also wonderful photos of inside and out. gail
Added by Gail and Scott Hannah on Nov 14, 2016 12:48 PM
jgn
Kay Kurley Burgess
Thank you for the transfer...nice surprise!
Added by jgn on Nov 10, 2016 9:17 PM
Joe Stoner
RE: Robert E Foster
US Veterans Affairs Office is not accessible. I will ask at the office at Decatur Cemetery if he and his wife are actually buried there next time I am there.
Added by Joe Stoner on Oct 30, 2016 1:30 PM
Graveseeker
RE: Dennis OReilly
Your very welcome!
Sorry to get back to you so late! I wanted you to know that while I was there, I took a few more photos and I know one was directly related to Dennis as it was located right next to his. Check his relatives listings in there I know I added a picture or two and had forgotten to tell you! I have about 30 relatives buried there all are Costello and it appears they all must have come from Ireland to that area to settle as that whole area were Irish Catholic settlers as is the cemetery itself...beautiful quite little cemetery adjacent to farm fields and right on the same land as a neat little white church. If you need anymore pics there let me know, I would be glad to run back out there for you!
Added by Graveseeker on Sep 22, 2016 9:26 PM
Graveseeker
RE: Dennis O'Reilly
Your very welcome!
Sorry to get back to you so late! I wanted you to know that while I was there, I took a few more photos and I know one was directly related to Dennis as it was located right next to his. Check his relatives listings in there I know I added a picture or two and had forgotten to tell you! I have about 30 relatives buried there all are Costello and it appears they all must have come from Ireland to that area to settle as that whole area were Irish Catholic settlers as is the cemetery itself...beautiful quite little cemetery adjacent to farm fields and right on the same land as a neat little white church. If you need anymore pics there let me know, I would be glad to run back out there for you!
Added by Graveseeker on Sep 22, 2016 9:25 PM
Ron Meyers
RE: Thomas Halleran Holleran
My pleasure!
Added by Ron Meyers on Aug 21, 2016 11:04 AM
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