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Karen Pfirrman (#48158822)
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Susan-HCBAR Historic Cemetery Preservation-SRP
RE: Lucy lewis
Full body slab
Added by Susan-HCBAR Historic Ceme... on Apr 13, 2015 1:10 PM
Susan-HCBAR Historic Cemetery Preservation-SRP
RE: Lucy lewis
Thanks Karen for not blasting me after I sounded so ungrateful.
We do this for the county here and it ain't easy fighting the bugs and the heat so I really appreciate your doing this.
The gurus at the courthouse tell us that the photos we take help identify where the stone is in the cemetery. So they encourage us to take our closeups but also take a photo of the full stone and that shows whether it's standing or lying flat on the ground, and shows that is around or near it. It's good advice for us actually because when we get back to the computer, it helps us figure out what goes with what.... a download of couple hundred photos can get very confusing, so we do a wide shot, then photograph anything on the back of the stone (sometimes there's something), then any footers since they may show a relationship like "mother and father", then closeup of the left side (if it's a double marker), then closeup of the right side... then if the next photo in the download is a wide shot, we know we're looking at a photo of the next stone, not the same one we were working on. Most folks don't do all this since the photos they go after are probably requests, but I wanted to share that with you. Not because I'm a know it all, but because I want to pass to you what it took me a couple years to learn how to do. Seems it took me about a full year to REMEMBER to check the back side of the stone. I still mess up. We went to 3 cemeteries this past Tuesday and several of us took photos of trees to separate the cemeteries... guess what, the wisteria was so beautiful in those woods that we don't know where one cemetery stopped and the next one began. Nancy and I decided we should photograph our hand holding up one finger for first cemetery, 2 fingers for 2nd cemetery, etc. Duh... live and learn.
Added by Susan-HCBAR Historic Ceme... on Apr 12, 2015 6:02 AM
Susan-HCBAR Historic Cemetery Preservation-SRP
Lucy lewis
Thank u for photo. If you have a photo of the full stone straight up instead of on slant would u please post.
Added by Susan-HCBAR Historic Ceme... on Apr 11, 2015 7:43 PM
Bill Norman
Norman Headstone Photos
Hi Karen,
Thank you so much for taking and posting the headstone (more like a monument) photos for Peyton and Zedora Norman. Excellent photos. Nice work.
Added by Bill Norman on Apr 11, 2015 6:23 PM
Mike McQuaid
Mary (ann) Roberts 1866 1942 in Ford cemetery
The burial records show her as buried 9th May 1942 in section B (plot 141). Section B was a 'public' section where none of the graves were marked. It loos as though part of it is now being reused as there are modern graves in the top part of the section (none of them are for 'Roberts').
I have posted a photo of the general area on her page but as it doesn't help your research, please feel free to delete it if you wish.
The records show her last address (probably the place of death) as 112 Kensington Street Liverpool.
I hope this helps. Sorry it wasn't more successful
Added by Mike McQuaid on Jan 22, 2015 1:05 PM
Suellen Browning Dennis
Mary E. Hall Carrington
Mary E. Hall Carrington is the Wife of Walter Allen Carrington who you posted a headstone picture to his find-a-grave site. This is a double headstone of W. A. Carrington and Mary Carrington and would appreciate if you could add it to Mary's memorial site on find-a-grave. Her number is 53030740. Thanks if you can do this and still have the photo. Let me know, she is my relative. Suellen B Dennis
Added by Suellen Browning Dennis on Oct 19, 2014 8:59 AM
Barbara Reid Ruiz
William Alexander Fowler
Thank you for taking the photos of the grave of William Alexander Fowler!
Added by Barbara Reid Ruiz on Oct 17, 2014 12:35 PM
kevin & andrea
Sarah McKay
thanks for getting this photo for us!
Added by kevin & andrea on Oct 06, 2014 3:29 PM
Kathy Kleiber
Jesse W. Harper
Great photos Karen!
Will you please add the photo on Jesse Harper's memorial #117882312 to his wife Eunice's memorial #136352570?
Thanks for all your hard work!
Added by Kathy Kleiber on Sep 24, 2014 1:18 PM
Photos of McCurry and Herndon Graves
Thank you so much Karen. This is wonderful.


Added by 4psandapug on Sep 23, 2014 4:59 PM
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