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GerbLady (#46637511)
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Bio and Links
Bio Photo Rules are rules, and in this case, guidelines are rules. Please abide by them. They aren't that difficult.
A J Marik, Apr 13, 2013, Help Forum

The FAQs are definitely guiderules...or are they rulelines? No matter. The FAQs *absolutely* detail site policy and all members are expected to follow them and abide by them.
A J Marik, Nov 30, 2011, Help Forum


Having been a beta tester for the EDIT system, have nothing but praise for this feature! It's been a huge leap in getting the name fields clean up per the naming conventions found in the FAQs (these are not optional nor subject to interpretation).

The naming convention clean-ups I am concentrating on are:

Suffixes and Prefixes do not belong in any Name Field.

Maiden Name - If the deceased was never married, then the surname should be placed in the "Last Name" field, NOT in the "Maiden Name" field.

Last Name - Do not include honorary or other suffixes in the Last Name field.


Any photos I've added to this site are open for anyone to use, no permission or credit needed.

I strictly adhere to the Find A Grave guidelines regarding transfers. No exceptions. Requests made outside of the guidelines, or do not state relationship, are no longer being acknowledged. Virtual cemeteries are the way to "gather" your ancestors together.

Copy-and-paste census, military and other data is not a "bio". Please don't send these type of bios because they will not be added.

Finally, I will not add a link to a burial unknown memorial. This site is named Find a GRAVE for a reason. Not a difficult concept.
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chris
RE: Helen Mone photo
You're welcome, and thank you. I've noticed (with this cemetery, at least) a lot of married women's middle initials are there maiden names.
Added by chris on Sep 18, 2014 3:10 AM
D.Greek
RE: FL National photos
My pleasure!
Added by D.Greek on Sep 17, 2014 9:33 PM
Cindy Pelfrey
Charles Wenrich-Mt. Lebanon
Sorry, I just figured it out. Cyrus Ristenbatt and Lucy Snyder were married. Cyrus is related to Charles through his mother. Charles parents were John Wenrich and Amelia Ristenbatt.
Added by Cindy Pelfrey on Sep 14, 2014 9:52 AM
Cindy Pelfrey
Clara A. Wenrich-Mt. Lebanon Cem, Lebanon Co., PA
Just wanted to let you know that Clara's maiden name was Bufflap. Her parents were Christian Gottleib Bufflap and Mary Ellen Zerbe. I think Lucy might be his second wife.
Added by Cindy Pelfrey on Sep 14, 2014 9:12 AM
Linda Ellis
Mr Dupree
This is what the family put on the marker, so I will keep it as is. Thanks for your concern.
Linda
Added by Linda Ellis on Sep 14, 2014 6:42 AM
RoseOfThePlains
Memorial# 13889956
Thank you for the family links and for posting the name field guidelines. I was not aware of all the details. Thanks again.
Added by RoseOfThePlains on Sep 13, 2014 7:42 AM
Morgan Schneider
Transfer of Robert Schneider
Thank you SO much for transferring my grandfather's memorial page to me!
Added by Morgan Schneider on Sep 12, 2014 6:02 PM
Carl Catherman
William & Mary Bitner
Thank you very much for adding the links to their memorials.
Added by Carl Catherman on Sep 09, 2014 5:11 PM
Karen Measel
Corrections
Are you still a member and doing additional information to find a grave, as I have not seen the information that was sent?

Karen Measel
Added by Karen Measel on Sep 09, 2014 6:30 AM
Frank K.
Mrs. Carpenter
Thanks for finding my "Mrs. Carpenter" error. What was I thinking? I know better. Good catch.
Added by Frank K. on Sep 08, 2014 3:21 PM
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