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C Mathieson (#47772938)
 member for 2 years, 11 months, 21 days
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Bio Photo I am the archivist in my family and have enjoyed researching my family genealogy off and on for the past several years. My favorite hobbies are scrapbooking, photography and walking through old cemeteries. I love the history one finds there. I am currently making heritage albums for my siblings and children. During my research I came across a photo of my great grandmother's grave marker. She lives across the country from me and I would never have seen it had it not been for a volunteer who photographed it. I want to give that gift back and am honored to volunteer for findagrave.com.

Dear Ancestor,

Your tombstone stands among the rest,
Neglected and alone.
The name and date are chiseled out
On polished, marbled stone.
It reaches out to all who care,
It is too late to mourn.
You did not know that I'd exist,
You died and I was born.
Yet, each of us are cells of you
In flesh, in blood, in bone.
Our Blood contracts and beats a pulse,
Entirely not our own.
Dear Ancestor, the place you filled
One hundred years ago,
Spreads out among the ones you left,
Who would have loved you so.
I wonder if you lived and loved,
I wonder if you knew,
That someday I would find this spot
and come to visit you.

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 • 197 Memorials Added
 • 210 Memorials Managed
 • 1 Memorial/week
 • 93 Photos
 • 62 Photo Requests
 • 3 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 5 Virtual Flowers
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Don McAllister
RE: Milton and Thelma Cockerham
You're welcome. It's a hobby that does some good and pays off with nice comments like yours.
Added by Don McAllister on Feb 08, 2015 11:06 AM
DMaron
RE: Elmer and Edith Dettner
You're welcome, the snow was deep at the section of your other request so that one will have to wait. Best wishes, Dale
Added by DMaron on Jan 21, 2015 2:21 PM
Bill and Elaine Schrock
RE: Archie Solatka
Hi Carol,

I went ahead and claimed the photo request. I can't find anyone with their last name in the burial records for Odd Fellows that are online on the state archives website so I will contact the cemetery tomorrow and see if they have burial records for them.

Elaine
Added by Bill and Elaine Schrock on Jan 11, 2015 8:13 AM
George Plunkett
MEISLER @ BHC
FOUND AND PHOTOGRAPHED MURRY & ELIZ MEISLER GRAVE, RIGHT NEXT TO THEM WAS THE DOUBLE GRAVE THE OF JACOB MEISLER 1892-1976 & BLANCHE MEISLER 1898-1990
IF YOU WANT JACOB & BLANCHE'S GRAVE PHOTOS REQUEST THEM AND I'LL FULFILL THEM

GEORGE PLUNKETT
Added by George Plunkett on Dec 11, 2014 7:56 AM
George Plunkett
Meisler @ Baron Hirsch Cemetery
Please call BHC @ 718-698-0162 and request the exact location of the Meisler's graves. When you get them notify me and I'll fulfill the request

George Plunkett
Added by George Plunkett on Dec 06, 2014 6:11 PM
Sharon W
RE: Arlyn and Lenore Pierman
You're very welcome
Added by Sharon W on Dec 04, 2014 9:47 AM
George Plunkett
MEISLER @ BHC
PLEASE CALL THE BARON HIRSCH CEMETERY OFFICE AT 718-698-0162 FOR THE EXACT LOCATION OF THE GRAVE YOU WANT PHOTOGRAPHED. I'LL BE HAPPY TO GET THEM FOR YOU.

GEORGE PLUNKETT
Added by George Plunkett on Dec 02, 2014 5:41 PM
Nancy/catsaver
Edith Cockrum
Wanted to make sure I had verified Edith's cemetery for you, I posted her exact burial info. in the caption under her picture. It was Mountain View. Happy Holidays!
Added by Nancy/catsaver on Nov 30, 2014 7:07 AM
Nancy/catsaver
Edith Cockrum
I just posted her photo for you. No marker, just a space between Ted & the Traylors. I took photos of the Traylor stones & of Ted's, then noticed Lester had made memorials for them. He enters thousands of pictures as an aid to finding & remembering people. Would you want to ask him to transfer these memorials to you & I could post new pictures (swept, centered, closer up)if he's willing??? Need to link them up also. Let me know if you do.
Nancy/catsaver
Added by Nancy/catsaver on Nov 23, 2014 8:56 PM
Nora Cooper
RE: John W Cockerham
It was my pleasure!
Added by Nora Cooper on Oct 25, 2014 10:51 PM
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