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Mark Bennett (#46629798)
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Bio Photo I have been very envolved in searching down my ancestors for 30 years. Finding a new cemetery is very exciting and when I find a new little one I over indulge and tend to photograph the entire site. My pictures and Internments are all individuals that have somehow found their way into my ever growing family tree.
Currently I live in Eastern Iowa along the Mississippi River which is a wonderful starting place for journeys in search of my early ancestors.

I hope you enjoy my pictures and the information I have tried to share


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Anita Goosey Gronas
RE: Armina Roach-Goosey
Hello Mark,

Let me get back with you....I think I still have your email address. There is a gentleman who I was "introduced" to on the internet and he is the one who was saying that while walking his property one day, with a neighbor of his (I believe), that he came upon this small graveyard. He was kind enough to take some photos and send them to me. I understood him to say that there were several grave sites, but only one with markings and that was Armine Goosey.
I will go back to my addresses and put you in contact with the gentleman I spoke with. He is much more knowledgeable of the area than I am and hopefully, can help you.
Added by Anita Goosey Gronas on Jun 29, 2014 6:50 PM
Green Queenie
Osten Lundesdatter (Lunsetter)
Thank you so much for taking the time to search out and photograph this headstone for me! Could you actually read the spelling on the stone? My thought is that is actually Osten Lunsetter, or Lundsateren but I was hoping that the stone would help to clarify. I'm finding it hard to see the details. Again, many thanks!

Crystal Mason
Added by Green Queenie on Jun 24, 2014 8:04 AM
SamK
Re - Sando
Thanks!!
Added by SamK on Jun 23, 2014 5:49 PM
Marc Rafferty
Photo request
Mark,

Just want to thank you for photographing the marker for Mary (Weld) White in the British Hollow Cemetery. That request has languished in the request file for years, and it was very helpful to establish that she was indeed buried there. I live in the Tulsa, Oklahoma area and would be happy to return the favor one of these days. Thanks again!

Kind regards,

Marc Rafferty
Added by Marc Rafferty on Jun 09, 2014 9:22 PM
Betty Judy
Della Gee Sims
Thank you for taking the time to photograph the stone for Della.
Added by Betty Judy on Apr 30, 2014 7:51 AM
LaDon Brennan
Alvis Page
Thank you - excellent photo and composition. I thank you for your time and talent.
Added by LaDon Brennan on Apr 29, 2014 11:07 PM
Donna Anderson Bridges
William Prentice Anderson
Thank you for puting your picture of my dads headstone on his memorial # 93328586. Flowers
very pretty. Donna Anderson Bridges



Added by Donna Anderson Bridges on Apr 08, 2014 12:20 PM
Bill C
RE: patricia watson
Hi Mark,

I came across a Death Certificate for Patricia and posted what was on it here. The Cemetery, dates etc are what was listed on the Death Certificate.

Hope this helps,
Bill
Added by Bill C on Mar 07, 2014 4:05 AM
McFarland
RE: This headstone appears to be the same as #94214849 Isaac Alcorn.
I almost did the same, but did some name searches and found the cemetery as listed in Find A Grave.

Some stones get an odd moss on them that grows almost black, and sometimes thick. It makes reading
them very difficult, as I try not to do too much cleaning of them.
Added by McFarland on Sep 29, 2013 3:09 PM
McFarland
This headstone appears to be the same as #94214849 Isaac Alcorn.
I'll change the name to read Alcorn. the stone is now very hard to read.

I'll then request Find A Grave to merge the 13 memorials in the non-existant SEVENTH DAY ADVENTIST cemetery into ADVENT cemetery.

Memorials placed in the wrong cemetery do not count in Find A Grave's standards, but they will use photos, BIO data, etc. in merging.
Added by McFarland on Sep 29, 2013 10:19 AM
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