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Robert Davis Purple Sr. (#47300652)
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Bio Photo I have lived in Massachusetts for all my life (so far), except for college - in Newton for about 20 years, and Newburyport for just over 40 years.

I am relatively new at taking gravestone pictures but I'm getting the hang of it.

I have a family tree on Ancestry.Com which led me to Find A Grave. It has helped locate relatives and a special moment was Feb 2011 when someone in New York added a memorial for my great great grandfather, Harlow Martin Purple. We didn't even know where he was laid to rest.

That has given me a new outlook on Find A Grave and is why I'm willing to do photo requests and have added many memorials for people I don't even know.
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Winthrop Cemetery edits
Thank you for your contributions. -Zoe
Added by zoomurray on Jan 28, 2017 4:32 AM
E Malcolm
RE: David Ingersoll
Hi, David Franklin Ingersoll goes back to the immigrating Ingersoll, Richard and George, back to the early 1600's. Somewhere in between our families meet :). David F, doesn't show up in my Family Tree yet. I want to thank you again for transferring the Herbert Ingersoll's to my care. I've made some connections and inserted dates and places. The terrible accident of Nancy Jean makes me wonder how the unfortunate father got through the horrible experience and the rest of his life with such a dreadful accident to haunt him. Very, very sad. Thanks for your generosity, Esther
Added by E Malcolm on Jan 27, 2017 8:50 PM
RE: Milburn - New Brookside Cem - Hampton Falls NH
If you would like to transfer them to me that's ok. I am distantly related to Harold. If you want to keep them you may. To be honest I''m not really sure how the transfer works.
Added by JLP on Jan 27, 2017 9:24 AM
E Malcolm
RE: Transfer of Ingersoll's
Hi, thanks so much for the thoughtful transfer of the Ingersoll's! They are connected to my Ingersoll's from Washington County, ME. As I work with them, adding dates, places and connections, I feel pretty sure the other Ingersoll's you referenced, will pop-up in my Tree :). Will keep you informed and thanks again for your generosity. Esther
Added by E Malcolm on Jan 27, 2017 5:09 AM
Paula G Fowler
John Gynan
mary was his first wife he has another wife on same cemetery lot Caddie j Eaton born oct 18 1883 died june 7, 1908. you may want to find more info on her. they had a daughter named Aelene Gynan Marshall. i know some of the family.
Added by Paula G Fowler on Jan 22, 2017 4:28 PM
Anita M. (Fontaine) Keller
Amos Mead

I did put birth place first part of BIO and I gave you credit for it. I already knew that part but had not updated the memorial. Did you know that Amos, Eunice and Hannah were all moved to the current cemetery? Can not remember the name of first burial place. I noticed that the stones are tipped badly, we cleaned them up but you are correct, they need work. Anita
Added by Anita M. (Fontaine) Kelle... on Oct 25, 2016 8:04 AM
Anita M. (Fontaine) Keller
Amos Mead
The land area of Great Nine Partners was thousands of acres. Without the actual land records how can we say he was born in a town that exists now, not then? At the time of his birth Great Nine Partners is about all any of us can be positive about. He is my 6th great grandfather. This last July, I was able to visit the area of Owego and his grave. They have him documented there in 1791 on an island of 100 acres, also on the land was William Bates in 1791. I believe William was his brother in law. Anita
Added by Anita M. (Fontaine) Kelle... on Oct 23, 2016 11:48 AM
Vickie Elam White
RE: John and Jacobini Daniels - Highlands Cem, Newburyport MA
They are related to my husband, so yes, you can transfer the memorials to John and Jacobini Daniels to me. Thank you.

Vickie Elam White
Added by Vickie Elam White on Oct 06, 2016 10:19 AM
Robert Sage
RE: John T Dodge - Newton Cemetery
send me a message with the numbers of those you need to work on and I will be happy to transfer. Have been on vacation and am trying to catch up.
Added by Robert Sage on Jun 13, 2016 10:42 AM
Cynthia Pena
RE: Abner and Phebe Wakeley photos
You are welcome. I am also doing my family and I know how wonderful it is to find them!
Added by Cynthia Pena on Apr 16, 2016 6:35 AM
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