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  • Civil War grave markers
    Civil War grave markers

    Lynn Rogers

    Sponsor a Civil War grave marker to be placed at an unmarked grave of a Union Soldier (1861-1865) or purchase one for your ancestor. They are $50 each and are customized to include; name, date of birth, date of death, Regiment and one additional line of other information. ...

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  • Civil War grave markers
    Civil War grave markers

    Lynn Rogers

    Sponsor a Civil War grave marker to be placed at an unmarked grave of a Union Soldier (1861-1865) or purchase one for your ancestor. They are $50 each and are customized to include; name, date of birth, date of death, Regiment and one additional line of other information. ...

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  • Emeline Long Earl
    Emeline Long Earl

    Lynn Rogers

    Emeline Long Earl the only documented Staten Island woman to have gone into service during the Civil War has rested in an unmarked grave for 86 years until May 2012. With donations from Staten Islander's the Friends of Abandoned Cemeteries purchased a grave stone commemorat...

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  • GAR grave markers
    GAR grave markers

    Lynn Rogers

    We seek sponsors to purchase a customized GAR Civil War grave marker which will be placed at the grave of the Civil War veteran's. These markers can also be purchased for veteran grave other than properties held by FACSI. For further information about this program contac...

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  • Staten Island Cemetery AFTER Restoration
    Staten Island Cemetery AFTER Restoration

    Lynn Rogers

    Inside Staten Island Cemetery looking toward Richmond Terrace....

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  • Staten Island Cemetery AFTER Restoration
    Staten Island Cemetery AFTER Restoration

    Lynn Rogers

    The two retaining walls were recreated, rust free iron fencing was installed throughout the 8 acre site, double gates installed, countless invasive tree's and plants removed, flag pole and garden installed, GAR monument found and restored....

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  • Grave stone restoration AFTER photo
    Grave stone restoration AFTER photo

    Lynn Rogers

    This is an example of 1 of the 129 grave stones that were found and up-righted, restored by FACSI in 2011....

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  • Example of grave stone restoration performed by FACSI
    Example of grave stone restoration performed by FACSI

    Lynn Rogers

    129 grave stones were found and up-righted by FACSI in 2011 in Sylvan Cemetery in Travis. This is a before restoration photo....

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  • Example of a full plot restoration by FACSI
    Example of a full plot restoration by FACSI

    Lynn Rogers

    Barrett plot after restoration by FACSI....

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  • Example of a full plot restoration by FACSI
    Example of a full plot restoration by FACSI

    Lynn Rogers

    Barrent Family plot before restoration by FACSI. This is an example of one of many plots restored by FACSI throughout Staten Island in many cemeteries....

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  • Staten Island Cemetery BEFORE Restoration
    Staten Island Cemetery BEFORE Restoration

    Lynn Rogers

    This is a picture of Staten Island Cemetery, established 1847 abandoned in the 1940's before FACSI started major restoration work in 2003....

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  • 8th Annual Neighborhood Remembrance Day Celebration
    8th Annual Neighborhood Remembrance Day Celebration

    Lynn Rogers

    Lake Cemetery - Forest Avenue @ Willowbrook Rd. May 27, 2011...

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