Not being able to identify the last resting place for a loved one can be downright frustrating, especially when you just know they are there.
I ran across the work done by the historians in St. Mary's, Camden, Georgia, and want to tip my hat to their hard work and dedication. Keep up the great efforts!
Historians identify unmarked graves at Ga. cemetery
ST. MARYS, Ga. — Kay Westberry knows that most of the hundreds of unmarked graves in Oak Grove Cemetery will never be identified.
Worse still, many graves will never be found.
She knows no one can pay her and the group of Camden County historians working with her for the painstaking research they do — often in vain — to fill in the blanks.
But in just a matter of months,....http://savannahnow.com/latest-news/2011-02-06/historians-identify-unmarked-graves-ga-cemetery
Ahh, genealogy. Can't you just dig it?
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