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We’re Back Up

Nothing like computer issues to throw a great big monkey wrench in your plans.  Hope this is solved as we have gone through 2 computers  and are now using a laptop while the desktop is having the files transferred. With … Continue reading

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Guedry Cemetery, a Fine Example

So often I dread going to the offices of a cemetery to request information about a grave location.  It is the same feeling you get in the pit of your stomach when you are going to the dentist office to … Continue reading

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Sand Flat Cemetery, Smith Co TX

A dream of every genealogist or family historian is the day when most, if not all, cemeteries will be genealogist-friendly. There is not much to be done with the old cemeteries, which no longer have a caretaker or other staff.  These … Continue reading

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How Hollywood Cemetery went from a Disgrace to an Ace

One of the oldest and most historic cemeteries in Houston fell from grace and into a “back alley” of dirty dealing for years before it was finally redeemed. Founded in 1895, this once beautiful cemetery was the final resting place … Continue reading

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