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Dan Silva (#46781334)
 member for 11 years, 11 months, 25 days
Gary Boughton
Bouton Transfer
Hi Dan,

Thanks so very much for the transfer of Samuel Bouton, it's very much appreciated.

Thank You,

Gary Boughton

Added by Gary Boughton on Feb 05, 2017 12:50 PM

# 32961630
Hannah second wife of Philomen,
My second message. They are right next to each other tucked under a now large shrub. Haannah, born Hannah Sturges, married first John S Badgley and then Philomen as his second wife. She is also a gggrandmother. Would you please transfer her to me also?
A sincere thank you for all that you do.

Added by Kathy on Feb 02, 2017 12:05 PM

John S Badgley Memorial# 32961629
Hi Dan, Thanks for all you do. This grave is now almost illegible so the pix that you took is precious. This is my 3rd great grandfather. Would you please transfer him to me?
Thank you, Kathy

Added by Kathy on Feb 02, 2017 11:59 AM

Veghte Burying Ground
Hi there Dan. You were actually at Dumont Burying Ground ( when you photographed the photos you added to memorials in Veghte Burying Ground ( The location is mislabeled on Google Maps. So, the memorials you created are actually duplicates of memorials that had already been created in Dumont.

Added by Debra on Jan 30, 2017 10:20 PM

JA Harder
Hamilton McCollister (1742-1825)
Hi Dan,
Hamilton McCollister #40007291 was born in 1742. All of the old records, including the DAR record, say 1742. The gravestone says he died "in the 84 year of his age", meaning he was 83, not yet 84. Apparently, this has been misinterpreted and folks have changed his date of birth.

Added by JA Harder on Jan 29, 2017 5:41 AM

Dale Coover
Thanks Dan for the transfer,Also for being a graver Dale Coover

Added by Dale Coover on Dec 14, 2016 9:18 AM

Linda & Travis
Elizabeth Frazee
Thank you so very much for adding the information to Elizabeth's page. I appreciate all that you are doing to maintain the pages.
Thank you again,

Added by Linda & Travis on Dec 06, 2016 9:39 AM

Martin Van Buren
You've got my attention!
The Dutch NYC banking family Ann Amos married into was my family, although from my own research, we weren't bankers - we were physicians.

I'd be very interested in some back research on the Van Burens (van Beuren) that you may have to further my understanding of my ancestors on that branch of the tree.

On my 6th GGF, Richard Amos, I'm led to believe that sry likely was pulled into the Culper Ring by his lifelong best friend, George Higday, a Culper spy, for at least one action: the Great Raid.

The calculus that would go into the assessment would be simple: if you're going to stage a prison break, who do you ask to help? Answer: someone you've known your entire life and know won't rat on you "for King and country."

Added by Martin Van Buren on Nov 26, 2016 1:28 PM

Mariellen (Molitoris) Mierzwiak
Re: William Parsill Denman
Hello Dan

William was my great Uncle and would love to have you transferred over to my name!

Sincerely, Mariellen

Added by Mariellen (Molitoris) Mie... on Nov 21, 2016 10:44 PM

Mariellen (Molitoris) Mierzwiak
William Parsill Denman
Hello Dan,

Would you transfer, William Parsill Denman, #13029311, into my name, he is apart of my family, my name is Mariellen (Molitoris) Mierzwiak, #47946375. I would deeply appreciate it.

Sincerely, Mariellen

Added by Mariellen (Molitoris) Mie... on Nov 20, 2016 4:18 PM

Paul Hutchins
Daniel Amos
yes Richard and Daniel are the sons of Richard ads Elizabeth( Ritter) Amos. I tried since putting data online with City Of Ny Historical records . To get their home parish to at least hang a plaque in recognition of what Richard Sr and Christopher likely did in the War. It is in an old book on The Village that they were " Revolutionary War heroes". Online says they were trustees of Lord Admiral Warren. And that after the war they got all his estate and whatever he didn't take with him back to England. Put the two together I must conclude they were spies not affiliated with Culper. OR involved in some kind of economic sabotage on the British. Tories wouldn't get such a valuable gift if they worked for the losing side. Love to talk with you about this Revolutionary War puzzle around the grave of two kids. A daughter Anna Amos lived to adulthood and married into an old Dutch NYC banking family. .

Added by Paul Hutchins on Oct 21, 2016 3:58 PM

Paul Hutchins
Richard Amos in Saint Paul s Churchyard
i researched that stone. Based on what s online and the NY Historical Society on 5 th Avenue it is likely his dad and uncle were spies for the Continental Army right under the nose of a Lord a Admiral. Richard Sr and Christopher Amos got all the Lord Admiral s estate( Wrest Village now) after the war. If they were Tories this wouldn't have happened. I tried to give a plaque to the rector of Saint Luke s onChristopherSt to the 2 Vets. Don't know if it was put in the church. The Amos home parish

Added by Paul Hutchins on Oct 21, 2016 3:34 PM

Miss Mara
James Hall 92782024
Do you know his parents names?

Added by Miss Mara on Aug 17, 2016 7:27 PM

Hilton memorial Albany Rural Cemetery
Individual memorials have been created for the people buried in the Hilton Mausoleum.

George Porter Hilton (145928106)
Jesse Kenyon Myers Hilton, his wife (145928218)

John Gillespy Myers Hilton (145928717)
Marion Moores Hilton, his wife (167094588)

Could you please remove the Hilton Memorial #41634563 so there's no confusion.

Thank you.

Added by Marte on Jul 29, 2016 6:22 PM

Emma (Shrum) Butler Duke
Dr. David Combs
Thanks so much for your help with Dr. David Combs memorial, greatly apreciated, Emma.

Added by Emma (Shrum) Butler Duke on Jun 22, 2016 6:04 AM

RE: Edward Lascells
At the cemetery did you look through burial records there, or see a stone for Edward? Thanks for your help.

Added by ~Nancy on Jun 14, 2016 9:04 AM

Edward Lascells
Hello Dan,
Was wondering if you have any more biographical info on Edward Lascelles (Find A Grave Memorial# 59654524) you could share with me. Thanks, Nancy

Added by ~Nancy on Jun 13, 2016 3:29 PM

Anne Sturm
Delete Profile
hi, I have another profile for Maj. Ichabod Burnet with a headstone can you please delete yours? Thanks,

Added by Anne Sturm on Jun 10, 2016 6:04 PM

Ben Fletcher
Captain Francis Marsden
Hello Dan,

Would like to thank you for adding this gent, he is a distant relation. My Great Grandmother was a Marsden. Is he a relation of yours too? I have added a picture of his monument (I believe the grave has been moved when Wakefield Church turned into a Cathedral).

I understand that he died at Burntwood Lodge (Hall). Not sure if this was his father’s house or some relation as I understood him to have lived in Kettlethrope Hall. I understand he had a sister called Hana Maria who married a John Carr of Hornby (a relation to the Yorkshire builder, John Carr of York).

I read that he was known as “Frank” by other officers and that he was “well pounded” at the Battle of Bunker Hill, but did his duty. Unfortunately he never recovered.
All the best

Added by Ben Fletcher on May 23, 2016 4:45 PM

Thank you
Thank you for the transfer, Dan!

Added by Tracelines on Apr 19, 2016 7:03 AM

Beverley Henderson
Moses Prudden
I am Bev Henderson from Missouri. I noticed my ancestor is listed on Find A Grave and found your name on his page. Moses is my 5th Great Grandfather and for several years I have done a lot of research about his family , my relatives.
I do have a lot of information that is not listed on his page. May I donate submit some for this page?
How are you related to Moses?

Added by Beverley Henderson on Apr 16, 2016 3:22 PM

Gene Baumwoll CSW
Matthew Olstein MD First Hebrew
I sent you a wonderful obituary from the Highland Democrat Nov 2, 1918- Will you add it to your memorial?
I would like to highlight his memorial for the Peekskill First Hebrew Congregation- and have include all memorials in this cemetery in JewishGen World Wide Burial Project
His grave marker photo has been moved down the cue, I wonder if you could re-order the photos and move it back up. other photos have been added


Added by Gene Baumwoll CSW on Mar 11, 2016 12:32 AM

Shattock Memorials of Essex County MA
I was just looking at your Shattock Memorials in Essex County, Massachusetts. I notice you are collecting Revolutionary War memorials. I have several virtual cemeteries of soldier memorials. If you can, please leave virtual flowers for my WIlliam Hoyt and son Benjamin who were in the Revolutionary War. I have their story in my findagrave memorials and my profile.

Added by pjk999pjk on Mar 08, 2016 9:11 PM

Israel Shreve #72175184
Thank you for linking Israel to his parents. It's much appreciated.

Added by Sherman-Thomas on Feb 14, 2016 11:58 AM

EmilyAnn Frances May
Dan, Thanks so much for creating the memorials for Great Aunt Edith and her husband. I was so happy to find them. I'm glad you added the data I sent to the bios.

Added by EmilyAnn Frances May on Feb 07, 2016 3:08 PM


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