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Love of genealogy has led to love of sleuthing old cemeteries! Where some people like to go to a park or a museum, I'd rather check out a cemetery any day of the week! A passion not shared by my husband, he does accompany me on my sojourns, and I think he secretly has fun... As for family history, I am a genealogy addict uncovering not only my own family history but that of friends and family (in-law type family) There is so much out there to discover and document! |
Most of my memorials are of my own family members. My grandmother was an avid genealogist and compiled most of her side of the family, which I inherited and continue to add to. The other 3/4 of my lineage have been my own discovery, years (and years) of compiling family data (on paper in the early days) and now on sites such as Ancestry.com has made me the Family Historian - now I have another resource to share my collected data: Find A Grave!
My goal is to create, manage and link my ancestry, putting life stories to the people under the stones and hopefully find a few more 'cousins' out there!
I am compiling an extensive FAULKNER Genealogy/Family History. Any/all information on this family I would be strongly interested in. I am also interested in IRONS (Scotland), FRASER (Scotland), O'CONNELL (Ireland), early McBRIDE from Orange Co New York and CZACHOROWSKY from pre-1850 Prussia. States I am interested in are New York, Illinois, Iowa, Michigan and Minnesota.
F.Y.I. I am a volunteer photographer for Bluff City Cemetery in Elgin, IL - any memorial I have created for this cemetery I will happily transfer to a relative - please free free to request! My photos are a gift to the families of the deceased. Please feel free to copy and use as you wish.
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|Algae||William J Chalmers|
Thank you for adding the gravestone.
Forgot taking the image.
Added by Algae on Feb 17, 2014 1:10 PM
|BobH||Richard & Beatrice Cowlin|
I also left birth & death edits for Beatrice & Richard. You might not have seen these because Find A Grave has recently changed the edits process, but failed to notify its members. I found out just by chance. To find & process these, you have to go to your home page (where messages are) and then click on the "edits" tab near the top of the page.
Added by BobH on Dec 17, 2013 10:24 AM
|Janet Stout||RE: Lovina|
Yes, that was my photo also. I also took a close-up and have posted that. If you can't read any of the close-up, let me know and I can post what it says. Janet
|Janet Stout||RE: Katie Faulkner|
The picture that Rick put on for Katie was one that I took and he did not have permission to use it. I posted mine and then saw that it was the same as he posted so deleted mine. I can post the picture again and tell you what the stone says if you want me to do that. Janet
|Marc Kinleyside||RE: John Chalmers|
Not a problem. Will get some more photos next time I'm out that way. I enjoy the hunt and its even more enjoyable when I find what I am looking for. I'm sure you would love it over here looking for your own ancestors! :) Marc
|Marc Kinleyside||RE: Northall Cemetery|
No problem. Is quite well hidden out of the way. There are quite a lot of the headstones laying face down which is a shame. Also the pile of headstones all laying together. Sad to see a cemetery in such a state.
|TSOtime||RE: Abigail Voohees|
I found Edward Faulkner buried near by, but there is no John Voorhees anywhere to be found.
Added by TSOtime on Oct 16, 2013 2:25 PM
|Marc Kinleyside||RE: Alexander Brown|
Your welcome. Glad I could be of help. :)
|Barbara Wolf||RE: Dula Rider|
It was my pleasure. Have a great weekend. Barb
|@ngel||RE: Merrick Twining|
Glad I could help, sorry the photo isn't better, the stone is very shiny.
Added by @ngel on Sep 04, 2013 4:06 PM
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