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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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Greg Hetzler
Memorial# 51472944
Hello, I am not related. Respectfully, I have many generations of ancestors lineage (8) for the referenced, the wife of Memorial# 51472923. this message is FYI. You may either access the ancestry tree on my profile, ask permission if needed, or I can send info. The project is explained on my FAGr profile. I took on a cemetery to with my Find A Grave photos.
Thanks for your time
Greg Hetzler
Added by Greg Hetzler on Mar 29, 2015 5:24 PM
RE: Birmingham, ALA
Yup Elmwood was the Biggee there.
Thank you and three huge hugs for ya. BBB
Added by Bud on Mar 25, 2015 3:10 PM
Birmingham, ALA
Hey there LSA.
Huge hugs if you cn get the answer to this question.
What cemeteries did I try in Birmingham for you? I remember only Oakland Cemetery.
Best to you and huge hug for now. BBB
Added by Bud on Mar 25, 2015 2:05 PM
Judith Churchill
Augusta Burgess
Hi Burgess,
Hope you are doing well in Michigan. My name is Judi King Churchill. I am in Atlanta, Ga.

I was going through my grandmother's (Jesse Sorrow Kell) photographs. I would like to get the non family pictures to their rightful families.

I have a picture that says "Burgess children" on the back. I remember my grandmother had a childhood friend named Gussie Burgess. My gm and Gussie were members of Maxey Christian Church. It is a lovely picture of several teenagers probably from the 1920s. There are no individual names or dates on the picture.

I noticed you are also related to the Gillens and Kings. My maiden name is King. I have a picture of Hattie Kell Gillen (she was my gfather's sister) if you are interested.

Let me know if you have interest in the pictures and I will scan them for you.

Judi Churchill

Anyone reading this email is welcome to write me at
Added by Judith Churchill on Mar 16, 2015 3:33 PM
Patty Foster
Mary Nell Michael Minter
I'm pretty sure Merf added the info. for the father since she is usually the one who adds that info. supposedly from funeral records. I removed him.

Added by Patty Foster on Feb 23, 2015 12:34 PM
LB Michael Jr.
Sadly I don't save the photos so I'll see what I can do about updating the info on the original one and delete the one I created when I'm done. Chances are this can occur again as the grave doesn't have their full name. Something I can totally understand due to it is rather long.
Added by Sica on Feb 20, 2015 8:17 AM
Dorothy Green
Smith Cementery
I was wondering how to find the cementery?
Looking for the Smith's
I live in Henry Co, Ga
Thank you
Added by Dorothy Green on Dec 28, 2014 1:53 PM
Michael Kelly
Bridget Krog
Saw your posting for Bridget Krog. She was my grandfather Michael Kelly's sister. Curious how you are related; have information on the Kelly side if you are interested
Added by Michael Kelly on Dec 22, 2014 1:05 PM
m hendriksen
RE: Rev Paschal Drew
You're very welcome ! Have a Merry Christmas.
Added by m hendriksen on Dec 21, 2014 2:08 PM
Floral Designer
gate of Heaven dup
Message sent to her, mine was up first Thanks
Added by Floral Designer on Dec 06, 2014 10:00 AM
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