All GPR entries for the surname DAWSON
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A name listed within double quotes (e.g. Ada Elsie "Mary" in the above list) is either a nickname or pet name.
If a person you searching for is not listed then have a look at the alternative spellings of the surname DAWSON by looking at all the surnames starting with the letters D.
If that fails then use the Full Name Search with just the surname DAWSON.This will give you similar names as well as entries for maiden and family names.
About the DAWSON names held within the GPR
This page contains a list of all the entries for the surname, maiden and family name DAWSON that are held within the Gravestone Photographic Resource online database. It is quite likely that there are also entries available for alternative spellings of this name. It is very easy for you to check to see if there are any alternative spellings: you just need to look at the page that shows all the names listed under the starting letter (D in this case) of the surname you are interested in.
The DAWSON name may also be found within either maiden or family names stored within the GPR.
If you click on a particular name or GPR reference number above you will see details of what information is held for that particular grave monument. If there is a high quality image available then you will be able to order a free copy of it.
If you click on a particular church, parish or town name above then you will see details of all the grave monument images that are available for that particular location.
If there is a blank in the relationship column above then it means that this person is the first named individual on the grave monument.
If you are interested in ordering a number of different images from different graves monuments, it may help if you list in grave order so that everyone mentioned on the same monument are listed together.
Please note that all ages and dates of birth in red have been calculated and are probably not on the monument.
You should treat the calculated dates of birth with caution as the ages given on monuments are often inaccurate.
The dates and ages on many monuments are also often hard to read.
It is therefore important to use the dates as guides as they may be incorrect.
The same person may appear many times in the above list.
This is because a person can easily be listed on many different monuments.
For instance, a person could be listed on their own grave as well as on the gravestone monuments of their children and their spouse.
Occasionally names will be duplicated because the monument has in error been photographed and indexed twice.
Where a relationship is shown as unknown, this usually means that parts of the monument are illegible and relationship cannot be read.
Where no relationship is given this means that this is normally the first name on the monument.
All the relationships on any particular monument relate to this first named individual.
If there is no burial date then it is likely that they are not buried at this location.
Please note that the GPR records ALL names on monuments.
All comment /feedback /help requests within the Gravestone Photographic Resource for the name DAWSON
Thank you so much for the photos available to search. I am not as familiar with websites as many others are so I am not sure about what I do with the thumbnail code. I copied it but I can't get the photo and Ancestry doesn't take the information as a link. I understand you don't want photos put on other websites, like Andestry, but how do you use that code? Anyone help me? (Accidentally put James with the surname after reading I should add the first name so now I am putting the same comment under just Dawson.)
Thank you so much for the photos available to search. I am not as familiar with websites as many others are so I am not sure about what I do with the thumbnail code. I copied it but I can't get the photo and Ancestry doesn't take the information as a link. I understand you don't want photos put on other websites, like Andestry, but how do you use that code? Anyone help me?
Thank you for the photo of Esdras Moore Dawson's gravestone. I have been searching for this side of my family history for a long time.
Very helpful and fast service in the research of Worton Dawson connections. Thank you
I would recommend this site to anyone, it is always very helpful and you do not have to wait long to get a reply or a copy of what you have requested. Many thanks to all that contribute and in return help others
What a great resource! I was searching for information on my maternal grandfather and found this site. Was able to add another branch to the family tree. Thank you kindly!
Dawson family of Kirkstall and Guiseley
Just opened up my e-mails and Long Dawson and his wife Ann have appeared! Thanks this is wonderful.
Dawson family of Kirkstall and Guiseley
This is the most fantastic site I have come across. Living in New Zealand and not being able to visit the UK and take photos is such a disappointment. Thanks to the volunteers, you are all great.
Judith Gardiner, Wellington, New Zealand
FANTASTIC. Living on the other side of the world, just to have this facility is wonderful. It helps to tighten up BDM dates.
After receiving an acknowledgement e-mail, still no sign of photo(s) three weeks later.
Headlem Grave Stone
Thank you once again Charles for the quick response to my request it is so nice to find someone so helpfull
George Rowell Gravestone
Thankyou once again for the prompt attention. I am amazed at the way you are helping everyone with this site and I hope to be able to help in some way in the near future. The intention of your progect is very important and I am very greatfull to you.
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what a brilliant site and great service - I have not come across it before, during 3 years of on line research, as you don't cover the places where most of my Maston relations are buried.I may well volunteer to photograph them one day!
great photos quick response, free and in the next few weeks you plan to cover the churchyard and cemetery where most of my ancestors are buried- what more could anyone ask for: donation sent.
Thank you so much for your prompt reply and photos of the gravestones, the answers to a few queries in our ancestral research and such a help.
Thank you so much
Although Suffolk is only 100 odd miles away, it is still a journey that I would not be able to make.
Suffolk holds many affectionate memories for me, and to be able to see actual images of my Nan's family's graves is really very special.
You have my humble gratitude.
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