Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Advertisement
Human (#46894071)
 member for 9 years, 4 months, 29 days
Next
Anna
re: Joseph Watkins
Thank you!!

Anna

Added by Anna on Jul 22, 2016 5:52 AM

Bill Coon
RE: James E. Lemley-# 8069460
Thanks my friend, I hope your summer is going well also.
Bill

Added by Bill Coon on Jul 18, 2016 9:54 PM

Bill Coon
James E. Lemley-# 8069460
Mr. Lemley's wife just passed this week. Would you be so kind as to add the beautiful photo you took of their grave marker to her memorial. Her name is Christine Lemley and her number is 166810672. Thank you so much,
Bill

Added by Bill Coon on Jul 15, 2016 4:51 PM

Deborah
Harmony Grove
Thank you for taking the time to add a photo the memorial site Francis Williamson. Deborah

Added by Deborah on Jul 13, 2016 12:53 PM

Anna
RE: re: Deanna
THANK YOU for the info....I appreciate your help. Yes, this is a very confusing hobby, but I love it!!

Anna

Added by Anna on Jul 09, 2016 7:14 AM

patrick riley
Harmony Grove Church
Would you be able to add a picture of Lawson Riley to his grave memorial and I have Gilbert's obituary. He was Lawson's only son and drowned in the river in 1910.

Added by patrick riley on Jul 09, 2016 6:24 AM

K Rutherford
Mike Cochran Cemetery
Good Afternoon,

I'm looking for the Mike Cochran Cemetery. I believe that my Great, Great Grandfather may be buried there.

Do you have an exact address for this cemetery or more information on how to find it?

Any additional information you could provide would be very much appreciated!

Thank you,

Kim

Added by K Rutherford on Jul 08, 2016 12:26 PM

Rich Vance
Re: Find A Grave naming conventions
Hi Human,
I can understand your frustration with the wrong advice you may have received from other uninformed contributors.

There have been many discussions on this topic in the Find A Grave Community Forums; very interesting reading if you have the time. ^_^

The bottom line is that Find A Grave records graves not death certificates; and the admins have specifically and clearly stated such in the Forum discussions.

When I first joined this site, I was perplexed on how to enter alternate spellings of some of the surnames in my family lines. My Gatchell/Getchell line has used both spellings interchangably since before the 1600s, sometimes even within the same generation 0_o . I also have Maguire/McGuire, Messenger/Messinger, and my all-time 'favorite': Rader/Rater/Raeder/Ritter (and about a half-dozen other variatons)... LOL. In all cases, the last name gets entered as it is on the headstone and variations explained in the bio or notes (same as with other married names).

Hope this helps clear things up for you.
Cheers, Rich

Added by Rich Vance on Jul 04, 2016 6:11 PM

Rich Vance
RE: Rosa Mae Johnson
Hi Human,
Thanks for replying on Rosa Mae Hatfield Johnson.

Find A Grave requires us to enter the last name as it is on the headstone and extra marriages in the family links or mentioned in the bio as you have already done.

The main reason for this is that it helps avoid duplicate memorials. A photo volunteer 'mowing the rows' would search the cemetery list for Rosa Glover, and not finding her would make a new memorial; ooops - Instant Duplicate. 0_o

Reference:
What are your memorial naming conventions?
and
How do I enter all married names for a woman's memorial when she was married more than once?

Have a happy and SAFE holiday.
Cheers, Rich ^_^

Added by Rich Vance on Jul 04, 2016 4:49 PM

Sharon Withrow
Nancy Shreve Griffith
Thank you for the photo for Nancy Griffith. You always do such a great job.

Thanks again
Sharon

Added by Sharon Withrow on Jul 04, 2016 12:59 PM

Deborah
Harmony Grove Cemetery
Thank you for taking the time to add a picture to William Williamson's memorial site. Deborah

Added by Deborah on Jul 03, 2016 11:35 PM

Kitty Whitlock
Carl Craig
Thanks again. I really appreciate it.
Kitty

Added by Kitty Whitlock on Jul 01, 2016 2:52 PM

Kitty Whitlock
Charles Craig
Thanks again for this photo. Sorry it took me so long to thank you. I've been away.
Kitty

Added by Kitty Whitlock on Jul 01, 2016 2:50 PM

Kitty Whitlock
James Craig
Thanks so much for the photo and also for adding it to Alice's. Didn't realize I didn't request hers.
Kitty

Added by Kitty Whitlock on Jul 01, 2016 2:47 PM

Mary Ann Fisher-Procopio
Vincent West Cemetery
I have changed the cemetery for John Jacob and Elvira Ann Vincent West per your suggestion. Thank you so much. I really appreciate what you have done and am looking forward to see the pictures. Thank you.
MaryAnn

Added by Mary Ann Fisher-Procopio on Jun 30, 2016 11:58 AM

okjaybird
MCGOWAN
THIS IS A MATCH

Added by okjaybird on Jun 29, 2016 11:09 PM

hdharrison
Jones Cemetery
Can you please tell me how to get to this cemetery in Dents Run? I am not familiar with the area at all but will be passing through soon. My 5th and 6th great grandfathers are buried there.

Thank you!

Added by hdharrison on Jun 29, 2016 7:31 PM

Mary Scafo
Ludovico, Teresa and Maichina Scafi
Dear Sir,
Since you added the original record to Fibd A Grave, maybe you can help me.
I have written to 3 different addresses for Holy Cross Cemetery in WV. hoping to get some information regarding genealogy on my family from their burial records. Each replied that the Holy Cross I have written to is not the correct cemetery. What exactly is the address for this cemetery in WV? The lastest address I tried is 279 Marshall St., Clarksburg, WV 26301 (the caretaker replied they have no record, that the photos of the 3 graves I sent are not in that cemetery-I copied them from this site). The other 2 letters were returned to me-no such address. Any aid you can give me I would appreciate. Thank yo so much Mary Scafo
maryscafo@aol.com is my email address

Added by Mary Scafo on Jun 25, 2016 6:48 PM

Not so Irish
St Martin's
Did a little research... 1st burial 1865...church closed/ moved about 1970. So one would assume burials after that are possibly Cameron. Thank you so much for info on the road. Have not made it down there to see. So it is appreciated! Have a good evening! Gail

Added by Not so Irish on Jun 21, 2016 6:09 PM

Not so Irish
St Martin's
Sign is still present at St Martin's

Added by Not so Irish on Jun 21, 2016 1:09 PM

Not so Irish
St Martin's
Worked on this with another member. Thank you

Added by Not so Irish on Jun 21, 2016 1:07 PM

K Haymond
North Liberty Cemetery
Thanks so much for the gravestone photo for Isaac Smith. It is very much appreciated!
Kathi

Added by K Haymond on Jun 20, 2016 1:25 PM

Brenda Gamboa
Dudley Robinson information
Memorial# 110190934

I sent in an edit for his city to be Lumberport. That is where this Robinson family is from. If someone said Clarksburg, it is nearby and could be counted as the city as well, but Lumberport is correct.
For his middle name, I have not seen it anywhere else either, so it would probably be okay to remove it without a source.
Thanks for your contributions! The Robinsons are my cousins going back to 1804.
Brenda Coffman Gamboa

Added by Brenda Gamboa on Jun 19, 2016 3:08 PM

Memory
Maple Grove cemetery
I cannot believe that no more memorials have been out on for this cemetery. They sent rude messages to you and to me saying stop posting memorials in this cemetery... then they stopped. This one would have been done by now if they would not have been so ignorant. Findagrave should block those people from sending messages to people.

Added by Memory on Jun 16, 2016 6:43 PM

Cat5dude
Enoch Vincent
I moved him to Vincent-West Cemetery

Added by Cat5dude on Jun 16, 2016 7:14 AM

Next
 
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service