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Re: Mother/Baby Burial 1918

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  • vmichna
    Thank you for that info. I know the old caretaker of Calvary Cemetery in Granger died recently, but SSCM is a small parish and if it is like other parishes,
    Message 1 of 3 , Jul 17, 2013
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      Thank you for that info. I know the old caretaker of Calvary Cemetery in Granger died recently, but SSCM is a small parish and if it is like other parishes, someone took his place or was his assistant.

      --- In TexasCzechs@yahoogroups.com, "Rosemary Ermis" <roseermis@...> wrote:
      >
      > Hi Valorie,
      >
      > This is my experience in searching cemeteries:
      >
      > I can't be certain about Granger, but in Ellinger, Frydek, Plum, and Tours,
      > the burials in the Catholic cemetery were recorded in a book held by an
      > individual or family of the parish. That person was the responsible
      > caretaker of the cemetery. Things may have changed, but in Ellinger, one
      > still goes to a certain family to purchase a burial plot, who turns the
      > money over to the parish. That family has the book of where people are
      > buried.
      >
      > When I was searching the city cemetery in Alvin, the records were held by
      > someone in the City Hall.
      >
      > Rosemary
      >
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