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M.E. Packard (#47258537)
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Bio Photo I have always loved cemeteries, both for their aesthetic qualities and the infinite stories they contain about individuals, communities, and history as a whole.

This site is a wonderful escape for me; I appreciate the way it combines art, history, and paying respects to the deceased.

Thank you, thank you to all those who have created memorials and added photos and information for my family members in faraway states.

Although it is not my sole reason for contributing to this site, genealogy is my passion. I love to help others; please contact me for more information about any of my primary families of research. I have volumes. Literally.

Packard, Vickery, Beal, Ford, and Everett in Michigan, New York State, and Massachusetts.

Rudisill and Miller in Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Michigan.

Rushmore in New York State and Long Island, also in Michigan.

Allard, Ray, Tracy, and Bingham in Vermont and New Hampshire.

Cloyd, Woodmansee, Mutchner, and Swihart in Ohio. Also Mutchner in Maryland and Cloyd in Virginia.

Wolnowski, Kwiatkowsky, Wilkewitz, Kummer, Wobbrock, and Jaffke in Detroit, Michigan and Prussia/Germany.

Kruzynski and Lewandowski in Toledo, Detroit, and Poland.

Foye, Leach, Casson, Cruthers, Tice, Reardon, and McVey in Brooklyn and Manhattan.

Practically everyone in Massachusetts and Connecticut pre-1800.

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Janis Wrean
Hannah Waters Phetteplace#69130549
I removed my earlier edit to her stone inscription info as I see it was duly noted and the dates were adjusted. Thanks so much and keep up the good work!! It's invaluable.
Added by Janis Wrean on Dec 07, 2016 12:08 PM
Robert Sage
SSGT Robert D Dixon
If you get out to Hebron cemetery, I am looking for the grave of Robert. He died in 1969 in Vietnam and his application for headstone says rural cem plant city. His parents william and virginia are buried there. The stone says a flat granite military marker. We need a picture of his stone to document his burial there.
Robert Sage
Added by Robert Sage on Nov 17, 2016 6:38 PM
Kathryn Ramey
Thank you so much for your kindness. It's greatly appreciated.
Added by HollyMaxine on Oct 30, 2016 8:27 PM
M Inoue
Mary Anton
Well they are the same. I have the same children listed to Susan. Thanks very much
Added by M Inoue on Oct 06, 2016 3:54 PM
M Inoue
RE: Mary Valot Anton
Interesting. The link worked just fine. Causes me a bit of a problem though. I have a probate record for John Valot who died in 1921. He lists as his half brother a Frank Valot and a half sister as Susan Anton. I am going to have to order the death certificate.

I have a link that a Susan Valot married a John Anton.

So I am not sure how Mary fits in. Catherine's maiden name was Turout. If she is the same as Susan then Her mother would not be Catherine according to the 1921 probate record. Good find, I will investigate. Thanks for sharing
Added by M Inoue on Oct 06, 2016 2:56 PM
M Inoue
Mary Valot Anton
Can you please tell me a little more about Mary. The only information I can find on her is the memorial.

Is she buried here? How did you come by her being the Daughter of Catherine? Any information you could offer so I can verify would be appriciated
Added by M Inoue on Oct 06, 2016 9:12 AM
Lora Hammond Weber
Winnie Roberts and Bascom Roberts
Thanks for the transfer of these two memorials to me!
Added by Lora Hammond Weber on Jul 14, 2016 9:42 AM
Mary Ellen
Tracys in VT
Hi ME,
Wondered if you had any info about Lemira Tracy, as I've hit a dead end with her. I know she was born in NY state, but I don't have a DOB or even her maiden name. Do you know anything about her? Thanks!
Added by Mary Ellen on Jul 11, 2016 7:25 PM
contact me
Hi Mary,
Hi have talked to you before, I research the Packard family I believe you are related to. can you contact me at my email I have questions I would like to ask you.
Added by Koz on Apr 22, 2016 7:28 PM
Douglas C. Johnson
Memorial Image
My name is Douglas C. Johnson (Find A Grave #47683562) and I was wondering if I could have your permission to use your photograph of the graves of Glenn E. Heise and Mable Heise (maiden name unknown) at Roselawn Cemetery in Lakeland, Polk County, Florida on the FamilySearch Family Tree website. I would of course list it with full credit given to you for the use of the image.
Thank You,
Added by Douglas C. Johnson on Dec 23, 2015 9:04 AM
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