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DLMc (#47850398)
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You may use any gravestone photos I've contributed for any non-commercial use (please include "Photo by DL McCready, used with permission" to your posting). This permission does not include photographs of people (I will consider use of those - send me an email).

I am interested in many family names - the most recent generations of whom are Garner, Grover, Stone, Pulford, Wilson Starry, McCready, Thomas (including maiden names and subsequent surnames of relatives).

Strangers coming together to document and memorialize family histories from cemeteries is a wonderful thing.

Please use the Edit Tab (and then click "Suggest a correction or provide additional information") if you spot an error, to provide additional information, or to request a transfer. I will gladly make corrections or transfer your relative's memorial entry to your care (for anyone not in my family). For transfer requests, be sure to include your Contributor #.
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Virtual Cemeteries
Garner Family (& Ogden) (59)
Grover Family (95)
McCready - maybe (3)
McCready / Thomas Familie... (53)
Pulford Family (1)
Starry Family
Stone Family (64)
Wilson & Starry Families (59)
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Messages left for DLMc (31)[Leave Message]
Dennis Healy
Mt olivet-Ward
buried 11-20-1866 no stone
Added by Dennis Healy on Feb 20, 2014 2:02 PM
W MacArthur
Glen Goodrick
Yes you can use the picture for your family tree
Added by W MacArthur on Feb 19, 2014 11:11 AM
Timothy Phillips
Caroline Kendrick
I would greatly appreciate managing Caroline's memorial.
Member# 47668284

Thanks Again,

Tim Phillips
Added by Timothy Phillips on Feb 07, 2014 1:32 PM
Timothy Phillips
Caroline Kendrick #105836824
Can you please link Caroline to her parents?

Father, Peter #124712795
Mother, Margaretha #124712995

Thank You!

Tim Phillips
Added by Timothy Phillips on Feb 07, 2014 12:29 PM
Ron Williams
RE: Photo Use - Thomas Johnson


Donna

Please use the photo freely
Glad that in a small way I could help

Ron Williams
Added by Ron Williams on Jan 25, 2014 1:21 AM
Kirsten
RE: Lydia Ann Starry
Hi Donna,

Thanks for your response and nice to hear from you. Yes, we are indeed related to some degree at least. Lydia Starry's older sister, Margret, is my 3rd great grandmother. Margret married Henry Stahl in Pennsylvania. I've been working hard on this family for several months now. I'm not sure how much you know already about this family, so I don't know if you are aware they are from Adams County, Pennsylvania. Lydia, of course, ended up in DeKalb County, Illinois, as you know, and so did her younger brother, William David Sarbaugh. He has a memorial on FindAGrave, #63238647, buried in the same cemetery as Lydia. There is good reason to think that Lydia named her son, also William David, after her brother.

You can also find William David (Lydia's brother) in the Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index. He died 5 April 1926

I have yet to find where Lydia's parents are buried nor when they died. Her father, David Sarbaugh, born ~1795 in Pennsylvania. He died sometime before the Aug. 1870 census. Lydia's mother, Mary Stahl, was born about 1799. I have no idea when she died.

The family was in the jewelery trade since the 19th century and had 2 stores called Sarbaugh Jeweler in Hanover and Gettysburg, PA. I found this piece of history while viewing various old newspapers from Adams County, PA.

Do you have a tree on Ancestry.com?

Hope this helps somewhat. As I said, this surname is spelled phonetically many ways on various sources, but I believe Sarbaugh is the spelling this family intended it to be.

My email is knorwood@du.edu . Please feel free to contact me there if you wish to correspond more. I know that Lydia had 4 daughters and I'm curious to know then which is your great-grandmother.

Take care, Donna.
Sincerely,
Kirsten
Added by Kirsten on Jan 09, 2014 4:07 PM
dells
Headstone Photos
Yes, feel free to use the photos. Thanks for asking! Not everyone does. I do believe in sharing.

:)

dells
Added by dells on Nov 03, 2013 6:11 PM
Lee Ashmore
Samuel Porter Hopkins of Bath, NY
Is he related to the other 2 Samuel Porter Hopkins in F.A.G.? Do you know his parents and the rest of his children? Do you have any info on other Hopkins?
I want to make sure I'm not related before I transfer him to you.
Thanks,
Lee
Added by Lee Ashmore on Oct 22, 2013 5:58 PM
J. Edward Ross
Lolita Carolyn Summers
Thank you for transferring maintenance control of Cayoln's memorial page. Thank you also for your prompt response.

Ed
Added by J. Edward Ross on Oct 18, 2013 9:10 AM
Cheryl Hanson
Edmond Piper
The link to his Father has been added.

Thank You!
Cheryl
Added by Cheryl Hanson on Oct 09, 2013 5:28 PM
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