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

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Advertisement
GCHDRAKE (#47541041)
 member for 5 years, 2 months, 11 days
[Add to MyFriends]
Bio and Links
Bio Photo Born Berkeley, CA. Genealogist since about 2001 - how and I love connecting with the world this way!
 Contact:
or
Leave Public Message
 Website: www.drakehistory.com
Contributions to
Find A Grave
 • 48 Memorials Added
 • 88 Memorials Managed
 • 155 Photos
 • 3 Photo Requests
 • 8 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 2 Virtual Cemeteries
 • 1 Fame Rating
 • 4 Sponsorships
 • 5 Friends
Virtual Cemeteries
My collected Family (26)
Possible Family (7)
Find A Grave Friends
BjJ, dhintx, grainne, Hans E., Pete Nocks
Messages left for GCHDRAKE (33)[Leave Message]
dhintx
RE: Manchester, Dearborn, Indiana, USA
I'm not sure that I have ever photographed there. I did a spot check and saw the name "Barb" as a photographer on the ones I checked. Believe she's a local, or at least our paths have crossed on some of my Canfield relatives down in Dearborn County, before.
Added by dhintx on Apr 05, 2016 4:42 PM
Jeff Walter
RE: Elizabeth Walters
Hello:

If your mother's parents are Elsie & Henry Walters then we are related. My last name is Walter (no s) although there were cousins of my father's who married into the Walters family. Elsie Walter's maiden name was Simmler. She did have a daughter named Elizabeth. If this fits then I have the family traced back to Switzerland, arriving in Paterson, NJ in 1879.

Jeff Walter
Added by Jeff Walter on Dec 12, 2015 3:32 PM
Marcial
RE: Walters in Calvary
Thanks, Gordon. I just claimed all of them. I'll upload the photos later tonight.
Added by Marcial on Dec 08, 2015 4:36 PM
Marcial
New pictures
Gordon, I am a perfectionist so I went back this afternoon and replaced the first 3 pictures of Edith Walters memorial with images in which the afternoon sun light shines on the stone making the engravings so much easier to read and the monument itself looks more beautiful.
Added by Marcial on Dec 05, 2015 2:00 PM
Marcial
Walters memorials
Gordon, would you please click on the "Request A Photo" button on each of the 6 memorials so that they would show up on the list and I can get credit for them? You should also type a short note on each of them saying that "Marcial has already taken the photos" or something similar although I will be alert to claim those memorials before anyone else sees them. They are 155667611, 155667799, 155616015, 155668335, 155616120, and 155667533. Thanks.
Added by Marcial on Dec 04, 2015 6:43 PM
Marcial
William Edward MaGuire, Jr.
I uploaded the photos this morning. You are right, he's buried in a "public space".
Added by Marcial on Dec 04, 2015 11:43 AM
Marcial
Walters memorials
I found 6 memorials. I'll take care of them this evening. They are 155667611, 155667799, 155616015, 155668335, 155616120, and 155667533.
Added by Marcial on Dec 04, 2015 11:39 AM
Marcial
Elizabeth Bessie Walsh Walters
This is the one I was referring to but her name is not on the headstone, which doesn't mean that she's not buried in those 2 graves. The Elizabeth Walters on the stone died Sept. 4, 1912.
Added by Marcial on Dec 03, 2015 7:51 PM
Marcial
The other Walters on the headsone
Gordon, I see that you created memorials for your other relatives buried with Edith (at least I just saw one of them). I that's ok with you, I can upload the same photos to those memorials.
Added by Marcial on Dec 03, 2015 3:02 PM
Marcial
RE: Walters in Calvary
Gordon,
Your message made feel good, sincerely.
Photography has been a hobby since I was a child, but now with my F.A.G. commitment, my interest in photos reached another dimension that I had never explored before. If you ever come to Calvary Cemetery, please let me know and I would take you to your family resting places.
Added by Marcial on Dec 03, 2015 2:57 PM
[View all messages...]
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service