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Joan Ellis Pulis (#47051328)
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I am a member of the NEHGS and NYG&B. I am researching Pulis/Pullis and Ellis family history. My non-family memorials focus on my town of Plymouth, MA and the neighboring areas.
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Deborah Tripp Probert
# 95179178 Sturtevant, Agawam Cem.
In Wareham VR, m. of widower Seth Sturtevant to widwo Deborah Gibbs 1 June 1845, Seth lists his parents as Joseph & Mary (Gibbs) Sturtevant :)
Added by Deborah Tripp Probert on Mar 04, 2017 10:13 PM
Mercy Bradford
I am slightly confused. Mercy Bradford also has a Memorial at the Old Burying Ground in Kingston with a headstone. The number is 39862510
Added by Peter on Nov 26, 2016 2:10 PM
Susan Collender
Abigail Kirkman Smith place of death
Hi, Joan--During the Wisconsin trip when I took the photos of Abigail's and Stephen's tombstones at Oxford, I also visited the State Historical Society in Madison and found her death notice in the Kilbourn (now Wisconsin Dells) newspaper. It said she died from "an internal cancer." She was still married to Stephen Miller at the time. This squares with what Frank Howard Smith had told my grandfather and father...that the family (Stephen and Abigail, Clifford and Frank) had moved to Kilbourn after losing their land in Marquette County.
Added by Susan Collender on Oct 05, 2016 11:00 AM
RE: Susanna Brockway Petts
DAR Applications: National Number: 531253
National Number: 256273 both have Susannah Brockway Petts death date as April 16, 1837 and James's death date as April 6, 1837. I will need to send a copy of the photo's to Nationals to get this corrected.
Added by Linda on Sep 26, 2016 1:56 PM
RE: Susanna Petts
There are three photos on this page. The first one states she is the wife of James and that she died in 1837. The third one also says she is the wife of James and died in 1819. They can't be the same person.

Find A Grave Memorial# 33675283
Added by Linda on Sep 26, 2016 11:35 AM
Susan Petts
I believe that there were two Susannah Petts buried here and they have been combined into one page. See the two photo's on her page. The Susan Brockway who married James Petts died in April 1837. Her tombstone picture is on the page. Her husband James also died in 1837. The other Susan died in 1819. Would it be possible to make another page for that Susan?
Added by Linda on Sep 24, 2016 8:47 AM
Augustus J & Elsie S Heath-Plymouth

Been working on Family Search effort to document MA marriages.  Input is still in review process but records indicate following which may be of interest;

Augustus J Heath, age 33, married Elsie S Lewis, age 30, in Middleboro MA on 14 Feb 1925. Marriage was officiated by Arthur G Cummings, a Middleboro Minister.
Groom was living in Plymouth MA, occupation Carpenter, PoB Plymouth
Bride was living in Middleboro, occupation At Home, PoB Middleboro
His parents are listed as Michael F and Josephine (Boudrot) Heath
Her parents are listed as Frank A and Julia E (Sears) Lewis

Based on above and proximity of markers it appears that

Augustus is Find A Grave Memorial# 137429908
Elsie is Find A Grave Memorial# 136720857

Vern D
Added by danderup on Sep 20, 2016 8:52 AM
Sandra Lennox
Thank You
Thank you for the transfer of James &
Hannah Howard.
I hope all is going well for you.
Take Care,
Added by Sandra Lennox on Aug 21, 2016 5:24 PM
Capt James Howard
Dear Joan,
I am somewhat confused. I have found Capt James Howard at Burial Hill and at Oak Grove Cemetery. Both burials have headstones and plot numbers. Can you determine where he and his wife are actually buried? One headstone can be read very clearly showing both the Captain and his wife Hannah Churchill. The other can't be read but there is an epitaph record stating it is for Captain James Howard at Burial Hill.
The other site is at
Added by Peter on Aug 01, 2016 10:16 AM
Janis Paulding Swanson
Hi Joan, Thank you for the gravestone photo for Daniel and Lydia Paulding at Oak Grove Cemetery. Janis
Added by Janis Paulding Swanson on Jul 27, 2016 12:52 PM
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