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dolph72 (#46897673)
 member for 7 years, 10 months, 14 days
RE: Clinton DeMoss
...and that fits the other piece I found yesterday: his obituary in the Omaha Bee (10/27/11), which lists his date of death as October 24, 1911, at his home in Omaha. Apparently the person who previously said she had found his obituary was working off the burial data.

So, I've posted an edit for his memorial (having messed up filing it twice before -- sorry if you saw those :-/ ), since this looks solid. Thanks again for all your help!


Added by LarryW on Jun 24, 2014 4:11 PM

RE: Clinton DeMoss
Thanks -- this is quite informative! Clinton's date of death in this list matches a potential date I'd just found elsewhere, and is thus an extremely useful piece to the puzzle.

None of the other surnames ring a bell, though -- perhaps there's no significant connection.


Added by LarryW on Jun 23, 2014 8:36 PM

R & J Black & G Key
Thank you so much for the kind transfer.

Added by R & J Black & G Key on Jun 23, 2014 7:34 PM

Linda Linn
RE: Civil War Veterans
Hi. Sorry, I'm so late getting back to you. I was gone for the weekend and did not get email notices from Find A Grave about additions or corrections. We are mostly looking to document burials even if there are no markers found.

I believe that it used to be that anyone could request a military headstone for a veteran, but I believe that the government now only accepts such requests from direct descendents of the veteran. You could check with the VA in the county where the person is buried, to see what their policy is. They would probably need an obit or cemetery records to verify burial. We have found several CW vets who have stones in two different cemeteries--sometimes even different states.

Thanks for all your work on Find a Grave!

Added by Linda Linn on Jun 22, 2014 2:55 PM

R & J Black & G Key
Thank you for the kind transfer. All your contributions are most appreciated.

Added by R & J Black & G Key on Jun 21, 2014 10:56 AM

Clinton DeMoss
Hi, I'm trying to find more information about my ancestor Clinton DeMoss, and found the memorial you created ( 37066360 ), which I then posted a photo request for.

Just got a response from someone who couldn't find Clinton's marker after two searches.

I know this was several years and probably several thousand memorials ago, but I was wondering if you recall how you got the information you used to create this memorial?

Any help appreciated.


Added by LarryW on Jun 20, 2014 7:07 PM

Linda Linn
Dewell at Magnolia
HI. Thank you for the photo. I see that it says "Emma, wife of John". Do you know if another side of the stone says John? Apparently he had another wife named Bessie who has a separate gravestone. Linda

Added by Linda Linn on Jun 16, 2014 5:49 AM

Dan E. W
Bruce Norris
thank you so much for your time and effort to post the photo of Bruce Norris' grave stone.
- Dan

Added by Dan E. W on Jun 15, 2014 7:34 PM

Muckey photos

Added by Brian on Jun 14, 2014 4:34 AM

Lucille E. Patterson Young Carter
# 37001745
Lucille Patterson Young Carter is my Grandmother and we are born on the same month and date. Is it possible for you to transfer her memorial to me? My family would appreciate this.

Thanks in advance

Added by MSPY on Jun 09, 2014 6:19 PM

Clara Curley Clark
Thank you for the edits. Much appreciated. Thank you for your hard work.

Added by MWF on May 11, 2014 1:09 AM

J O Pierce
Nebraska Easter Tornado 1913
Hi, I just happened to see memorial you had created of a distant relative of mine, George Wm King, thanks. But the amazing thing I saw was that you have created that memorial for the Easter 1913 disaster. I have read a lot of things about the tornado and often wondered who had been killed in it. Thanks for the answers!

Added by J O Pierce on May 10, 2014 6:18 PM

Connie Schwindt Rumold
New way to submit Edits.
Found this nice message on another contributor's bio and thought I would pass it on to you. I thought you might find it helpful.

"Find a Grave has implemented a new way to submit Edits! Unfortunately, there are far too many members for Find a Grave to notify everyone via email, so it's up to us to get the word out. If every member posts this message (or similar) in their profile, hopefully we can help spread the word.

To suggest a correction (SAC) click on the edit tab of the memorial that needs to be corrected. Then click on the link which best describes where your edit should occur. Enter your correction, when you're done, click submit edit. Your request will be sent to the manager of the memorial and will appear in the managers' profile under the Edits tab.

Managers will no longer receive emails. They must go directly to their profile page and click on the Edits tab. Managers can approve, deny or ignore, suggested corrections. It's quick and easy!"

Added by Connie Schwindt Rumold on Mar 30, 2014 8:29 AM

Roger Jacobs
Birth and death dates 37002002
Have birth and death dates Frank Centamore #37002002

Born 6/30/1935

Died 2/11/1977

Added by Roger Jacobs on Mar 15, 2014 4:46 PM

Headstone pic Merrill D Coates
I would like to add the photo of Merrill D Coates's (# 20005595) headstone to my family tree on Ancestry. He was the 1st husband of my 10th cousin, not close but still family.

Thank you,

Ann Rogenski # 47180359

Added by ANN ROGENSKI on Mar 13, 2014 9:28 AM

Peggy Bargen Duey
Find A Grave Change
A friend told me about this chance a couple days after this was deployed. I have sent edits to you so I thought maybe you didn't know about it. You might want to pass it on to your friends. thanks!!! ~Peggy

New "Automated" system for "Suggest a Correction/Submit an Edit"

******Please Note******
New System for Memorial Edits deployed by FindAGrave on 12/5/2013

Go to your Contributor/Profile page.
Look in the upper right corner. You should now see a tab called "Edits" - check there to see if any have been submitted to you.
Then just review and accept.

Way easier for doing updates to names / dates / places / plot #s.

You still will get e-mails to add info to bio section or do linking.

Added by Peggy Bargen Duey on Feb 07, 2014 11:55 AM

margie etheridge
Donald John Finch Memorial# 37574981
Could you please transfer management of Donald John Finch Memorial# 37574981. He is my grandfather :0)

Thank you,

Margie Etheridge Id# 47124857

Added by margie etheridge on Feb 01, 2014 11:43 AM

ID Military in Westlawn-Hillcrest
We are currently working to identify anyone buried in Westlawn-Hillcrest Cemetery Omaha NE that has served in the military. If you have a loved one buried there or know of someone, please send us a message. We place flags on the graves for Memorial Day. This project is sponsored by Centennial Masonic Lodge.

If you can send us the names, we will be sure to include them on our list to get a flag.

Thank you for the help with this ongoing project.


If you have already received this message, please accept our apologies for the duplicate message.

Added by C.C.Diamond on Jan 22, 2014 7:59 PM

BD Haas
Esplin graves are my relations

My name is Betsy Haas member number 47923637. You currently manage the graves of my Great Uncle William Esplin (37211121) his second wife Cynthia (37211119) and his step-daughter Minnie (37211120).
Would you be willing to transfer the management to me? I have birth and death dates and pictures I would like to add.

Best Regards
Betsy D. Haas

Added by BD Haas on Jan 01, 2014 7:24 PM

Forgey, Mary 37575675
Thank you for updating so quickly. I appreciate it!

Added by Whitfield on Dec 14, 2013 3:01 PM

Evelyn Deegan Memorial
I was hoping that you would transfer the memorial for Evelyn Deegan (# 37066158) to me. She is my grandmother. Thank you so much - Stacey (#47486713)

Added by Stacey on Dec 11, 2013 7:35 AM

Kent Gebhard
Frank Nims
Info added. Thank you.

Kent Gebhard

Added by Kent Gebhard on Dec 10, 2013 10:45 AM

Thank you!
Thanks for adding my great grandfathers grave stone photo!! (C.C. Cain)

Added by CainSD on Dec 07, 2013 5:12 PM

Dwayne Drath
Hello -

Thank you so much for your contributions to Dwayne is my cousin and I was wondering if you would be willing to transfer his memorial to me.

Dwayne Drath

Looking forward to hearing from you.

thorsley (#48245841)

Added by thorsley on Nov 28, 2013 2:02 AM

The Darcy Grave in Yankton, SD
You added a photo of Dorthy Ryan memorial, buried in Yankton, SD. Since the photo is copy write protected, would you allow me to re-post the same picture on Dorthy's husband John Darcy's memorial. If you would prefer would you post it on John Darcy's memorial?

Keith Taylor
Lincoln, Ne.

Added by KVJT on Nov 22, 2013 12:38 PM


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