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Erin Nikitchyuk (#47811589)
 member for 3 years, 4 months, 25 days
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Bio Photo email is nikitfamily at gmail dot com

I am generally not related to the people honored in the memorials I create. I focus mostly on photographic preservation of local history and sadly have no genealogical connections where I live. I am happy to transfer records to your safe keeping upon request.

I grant permission to use my photos for personal, non-commercial use. If you'd like to use them in a project, please contact me. It is not my intention to have these volunteered hours end up contributing to a service that will then charge for access to the information.
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 • 1,722 Memorials Added
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Jim Ottmer
Frances Camp
Thank you for the note regarding the duplication of a memorial. We tried for months to get the original memorial owner to make corrections and additions to no resolution. Since this is a relative, we created the duplicate so that we could update and add to the memorial and link it with the family.
Added by Jim Ottmer on Oct 05, 2015 8:28 AM
Alfred White Van Sinderen
Hi Erin,

We both have a memorial up for Alfred White Van Sinderen. Mine is memorial# 128835621 and yours is 141304190. I placed mine on Apr 30 2014 and you placed yours on Jan 13 2015.

Also, I am related to Alfred so would like to keep him for that reason, also.

I've written before concerning this and would like to request again if you would please remove your memorial for Alfred Van Sinderen.

I'd welcome having the headstone photos on my memorial if you would like to keep credit for them and share them with others.

Please respond and let me know what your thoughts are.

Thank you,
Added by Karen on Aug 24, 2015 1:58 PM
RE: Duplicate, but which one? resolved.
Thank you for the heads-up on the duplicate.
Added by jeanpiclewis on Aug 12, 2015 11:08 AM
Michael Ryley Bradbury
Roland Gray
Thanks for bringing the correct DOB to my attention.
Added by Michael Ryley Bradbury on Aug 03, 2015 1:08 PM
Susan Macy
Simeon Hinman
Thanks, Erin, for taking and posting the tombstone photo of Simeon Hinman. His wife was a Sudlow and that is my connection.
Added by Susan Macy on Aug 02, 2015 4:24 PM
Jim Pokorny
RE: Duplicate, but which one?
# "134146921" Is the wrong one.
He is buried in St. Josephs in Windham not Norwich, ct. If you need to verify it check his name on potter funeral home website. Thanks.
Added by Jim Pokorny on Jul 31, 2015 7:26 PM
Duplicate Memorial
Hi Erin,

We both have a memorial up for Alfred White Van Sinderen. Mine is memorial# 128835621 and yours is 141304190. I placed mine on Apr 30 2014 and you placed yours on Jan 13 2015.

Find A Grave doesn't want duplicate memorials on the site and so I am asking you to take yours down as the rules say the first one up stays.

I know that sometimes it is not the easiest thing to take a memorial down you have place as I have had to remove some of mine before because there was a duplicate that was posted before I posted mine. I just placed any information or photos that I had on the other person's memorial. That seemed to be the fairest solution.

I think your memorial is very nice and the photos you took and placed on it are quite good. I would welcome you placing your headstone photos on my memorial. That will make a more complete memorial for Alfred and you will retain the credit for the photos.

I sincerely hope that we can come to an agreement concerning this between ourselves.

Thank you for your consideration.

Find A Grave# 47100431
Added by Karen on Jul 16, 2015 4:53 PM
P Welch
Martha Hubbard photo - Newington Cemtery
The photo you posted to memorial 122055293 actually goes to memorial 24437845. The date of death has a 5, not a 3.
Added by P Welch on Jun 20, 2015 6:14 AM
LBWL (Lin)
Wethersford Village Cemetery Photo
This image posted to Cemetery site, by you 18 May 2012, is classic proof that every picture tells a story. Incredible in it's ability to speak of the past without saying a word.
I visited this cemetery ca1990 & you've perfectly captured the beauty, history, etc of the location. Thank you so much for sharing photograph on Find A Grave site.
Added by LBWL (Lin) on Jun 14, 2015 11:28 AM
Jack Davison
buria site locator
Bedides the VA Locator, if you need to look for a grave that you are pretty sure is in Arlington, you can try the ANC Explorer, which tells you not only the grave site and directions but displays details with a photo. The Naval Academy web site usna,edu has a burial site index under the Cemetery and columbarium menu, but the Chapel has not kept it up recently. I was told that they are settingup a kiosk for actual visitors; it is not clear whetheror not they will add future intermentsan inurnments to the web site, but I have told them the good reasons for doing so, to help the sort of inquiries that are madeby those creatin Find A Grave memorials, which seem to be what the Chapel office expects to satisfy the need. To try the index, which is good for burials up to about a year ago,go>cemetery>burial index, and for Find A Grave search try the name at United States>MD> Anne Arundel County and look for the name united Statates Naval Academy. IT IS TECJNICALLY A national cemetery butbit is not under VA administration andvthere is another Annapolis National Cemetery in town that was founded during the Civil War as was ANC.
Added by Jack Davison on Jun 09, 2015 1:46 PM
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