Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In

Changes are coming to Find A Grave. See a preview now.

Al Cross (#47195421)
 member for 7 years, 11 months, 27 days
[Add to MyFriends]
Bio and Links
I am doing my family genealogy, and I wanted a headstone picture of a past relative killed, by friendly fire, during the civil war.
My interest grew, and now I take pictures and create memorials myself.

I've now been a graver for more than five years, and I enjoy it as much now as I did when I started. I truly enjoy getting those photo's for other's who could not, because I now know first hand how it feels to finally have a much wanted photo of that loved one lost.

If you'd like a transfer of a memorial I've created, just ask. If it's my family, it may be difficult but not impossible.

I send a personal thankyou to all of my fellow gravers. Keep up the good work.
Leave Public Message
Contributions to
Find A Grave
 • 2,227 Memorials Added
 • 1,899 Memorials Managed
 • 5 Memorials/Week
 • 7,748 Photos
 • 10 Photo Requests
 • 706 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 78 Virtual Flowers
 • 4 Virtual Cemeteries
 • 1 Fame Rating
 • 2 Friends
Search Contributor's Records

First NameLast Name

Virtual Cemeteries
Abke (1)
Cross/Sutliff (159)
LaRock/Naylor (37)
Trarop Family (32)
Find A Grave Friends
Joann Geybels, Walt Cross
Messages left for Al Cross (151)[Leave Message]
Robert Cross, Gracelawn Cemetery, Flint, Mich.
Today I searched the entire plot and surrounding area, there is no marker for this person. Also I checked the cemetery survey that was done in the 1960's and no marker was recorded for them at that time either. Please delete the photo request.
Added by paulswife on Jul 15, 2017 11:53 AM
V.L. Roberts
RE: Mathias Zimmerman
Sorry for the delay, Al, but my camera died, so I had to buy a new one. Finally got the picture and was just going to upload it, but I see that someone else was able to locate the gravesite and has uploaded a nice picture for you.
Added by V.L. Roberts on Jun 17, 2017 2:07 PM
V.L. Roberts
RE: Mathias Zimmerman
I will be happy to oblige, Al. The earliest I can get back out there will be next weekend. I will send you a message once the picture is uploaded to the memorial page.
Added by V.L. Roberts on Jun 05, 2017 12:31 PM
Cozetta J Flechsenhar
All yours
Added by ProgBase on May 13, 2017 9:44 AM
Dave Hooker
Iva R. Cross Phillips
I have transfered Iva to you. Glad she is with family.

Added by Dave Hooker on Apr 02, 2017 11:44 AM
Janet Greentree
RE: John Marx
Hi Al,

Unfortunately I live in Virginia so I am not close to the cemetery. All National Cemeteries have books outside in a covered plastic container listing all the soldiers buried there. You could also write to the cemetery which I have done many times asking about people buried there. Sometimes the mail doesn't go through if they have no office on the premises.

Good luck.

Added by Janet Greentree on Mar 21, 2017 5:29 AM
Blue Star Mom
Erma Cross
I am very sorry about the passing of your aunt. I trust you to take good care of her memorial.
Added by Blue Star Mom on Feb 16, 2017 12:15 AM
Photo use please
Thank you for taking photo of my gg Aunt and Uncle's headstone. George E Sutton # 108368935
Julia J Sutton # 108369006

May I have your permission to post this photo on my Ancestry tree?

Thank you for all your work in helping so many find their anncestors.
Diana Hopkins
Added by Diana on Jan 21, 2017 8:47 PM
RE: 5 Naylor babies
You're very welcome. Glad to help. Joe
Added by JDurbin on Dec 31, 2016 6:12 PM
lori russell
Myrtle F Stountenburg- Gould- Lozar
She is coming from Sanaliac, Michigan. I do believe she is from Ireland. She is my great-grandmother from Sheridan, Michigan..Dorothea Claire Thompson is my mom's Mother. She passed away in 1955 in Fenwick, Michigan at home. She had cancer. Ferris Thompson (Her husband) is my maternal grandpa from Fenwick, Michigan. Does anyone have any solid proof on this line? I have Myrtle F. Stountenburg's guest book. From her passing. Vera Grimes is in it too. She called her self Mrs. George F. Grimes??
Added by lori russell on Nov 23, 2016 6:14 PM
[View all messages...]

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service