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Douglas K Lee (#47891578)
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Griego request
Tried to get photos for your
Griego requests. Office will not
give grave locations except to family. I walked but did not find stones... could look again if
I could get plot locations.. cheryl
Added by Cheryl on Feb 25, 2014 9:35 AM
Krista AQ Thompson
RE: Mary Newkirk
Hi, Doug!

I was inquiring specifically about the Mary Newkirk you requested a photo of in the East Norwalk Historical Cemetery. I took photos of the other Newkirks there, and, while I didn't see a Mary Newkirk, there was a Mary Kip buried in the same line. I did some digging, and found a Kip in New York whose will mentions Garrit Newkirk. May be no connection, but it has me curious!

Here's the will:

Page 350. (Written in Dutch language.)--In de Name Godes, Amen. I, HENDRICK KIP, of Fishkill, in Duchess County, December 12, 1751. I leave to my wife Jacomintie all estate during her widowhood. If she marries she shall have 100. I leave to the son of my eldest brother Frederick 5 for his birth right. To Mathew Sledt, my oldest sister's son, 100. To Cornelius, the eldest son of Garrit Newkirk, 100. I leave to my cousin Cornelius Newkirk, son of Jan Newkirk, all my real estate after the death of my wife. I make my friend, Jacob Du Bois, and Theodorus Cornelius Van Wyck, executors.
Added by Krista AQ Thompson on Dec 31, 2013 9:15 PM
Krista AQ Thompson
Mary Newkirk
Do you have any information about her, perhaps her maiden name? I ask because the headstone grouped with Garrit, Amelia, and John Newkirk is for a "Mary Kip."
Added by Krista AQ Thompson on Dec 31, 2013 5:17 PM
Washington Moore
Hi! Can you please call the cemetery and obtain the grave location (Section & Lot numbers) and ask them whether or not there is a grave marker? Please post this information to the memorial or send it to me.

Forest Home Cemetery: 708-366-1900 or 773-287-0772

Forest Home is a huge cemetery with well over 70,000 burials, and the information is needed in order to find someone there. I go here regularly, and since August I have found over 150 graves at Forest Home that had the location information provided. Thank you! Ace
Added by Ace on Sep 20, 2013 8:48 AM
Blain Union Cemetery
I noticed your request for the Blain Union Cemetery in Perry County, PA. I visited on Saturday and tried to fulfill your request but could not. The reason so many stay unfulfilled in that region, I suppose, is because so many in that region have no up keep and a great deal of exposure. As such, they are nearly impossible to read at this point. I'm sorry if I was unable to fulfill your request. I am, however, trying to track down someone who may have a map of interment and would be willing to share without a fee.
Added by WingNut on May 27, 2013 1:15 AM
Linda Claxton
RE: Ray Winkowski
You're very welcome.

Added by Linda Claxton on Feb 14, 2013 10:15 PM
Melisa Cochran
RE: Info
Well that's interesting. Fun facts like that are one of the reasons people like geneology!
Added by Melisa Cochran on Jan 27, 2013 7:18 AM
Melisa Cochran
RE: Sylvester E.
You're welcome! I'm still working on the other Eppley's. Have to talk to the cemetery office about them to figure out where they are.
Added by Melisa Cochran on Jan 26, 2013 3:18 PM
Melisa Cochran
RE: Big Thanks
You're welcome. No, I don't really know anything about my "tree" as I don't do genealogy, but my family consists of Cochrans, Barbers and Owens. (That I know of.) No Eppley's at all.
Added by Melisa Cochran on Dec 11, 2012 7:06 PM
Melisa Cochran
RE: Agnes Black Eppley
Hi Doug, I'm going to be doing this next weekend, the 7th or so. If you want to send the entire list by then, I can see what I can do about getting it all filled at once. Thanks!
Added by Melisa Cochran on Nov 29, 2012 12:09 PM
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