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Jeff Machiele (#47072711)
 member for 7 years, 9 days
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Bio Photo I've been working on the family genealogy, with widely varying levels of vigor, since the late '60s. I have been photographing family graves for quite a few years, but have only recently started trying to get the records here at Find A Grave corrected and linked.

My thanks go to all the contributors who have created the framework I'm trying to build upon.

I'm starting with my own extended family, either entering missing members, or requesting corrections and transfers of those already in the database. Once I begin adding non-family members, I'd be happy to transfer them to their own relatives on request.

All transfer requests must be submitted using the edit tab and Suggest a Correction from the memorial in question. Please state your relationship to the person requested. I'm not a stickler for FAG guidelines on transfers, but I would still like to know where they are going. The closer your relationship to the memorial, the better.

Names of particular interest to me are:
Michigan- Machiela/Machiele, Lievense, Siersema, Glas/Glass, De Haan, Vander Yacht
Ohio- English, Detrick, Miller, Bayer
Pennsylvania- Miller
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Mike Dearbaugh
Mary R Davis Brown #152857532
I got your request to transfer the above memorial but to my dismay, you want me to give credit to a source I may or may not have used in the biography information. I do rewrite biographies so as to keep away from plagarism accusations. I may have used Chiles-Laman Funeral Home as well. As you might have noticed, I have no photograph posted from either source. If you would like me to copy and paste the obit you referred to in the biography section of the memorial, let me know. Posting your reference to the biography I have clearly written myself is out of the question. Send me a msg through the above memorial as to your desires and I will do so before transfer. Thanks
Added by Mike Dearbaugh on Sep 30, 2015 4:46 AM
Diana Van Voorst
RE: Geertman family
Thank you! I was not sure if you were also related to the Geertman's. Thanks for putting them in as I did not know where they were buried.
Added by Diana Van Voorst on Mar 30, 2014 11:26 PM
Re: Machiela family
Hello - I just wanted you to know that I have taken and posted headstone photos for the five babies in the Machiela family (1933, 1937, 1938, 1940 and 1946). Cheers - DJB
Added by DJB on Aug 30, 2013 8:26 PM
Garry Sicard
Henry Brach
Thank you for posting the photo of the Brach marker and of his "Father" stone.
Added by Garry Sicard on Sep 11, 2012 12:41 PM
Mary Sicard
Lawrence and Irene Pater
Thank you so much the photo of their tombstone.
Added by Mary Sicard on May 02, 2012 9:38 AM
Janet Perkins
thank you!
Thanks so much for the photo of my 3rd great grandfather's headstone. It's much appreciated! You rock!
Added by Janet Perkins on Apr 14, 2012 2:08 PM
Knott picture
Thank you for doing the pictures, they are great!
Added by Dorothy on Apr 08, 2012 11:07 PM
Thank You
Thank you very much for taking the time out of what I am sure is a busy day and getting the picture of Bruce Randall. It is amazing when you start doing Ancestry stuff how many cousins are out there that you never knew about! Thanks again.
Added by Rundowns on Mar 27, 2012 3:00 AM
Sandra Eichner Hepker
Van Wert graves
Thank you so very much!!
Added by Sandra Eichner Hepker on Jan 17, 2012 7:07 PM
Peg & Lacey
Eppinga & Doyle
Thanks again for all your hard work. We really appreciate it and the pictures are fantastic!
Peg & Lacey
Added by Peg & Lacey on Jan 16, 2012 10:28 PM
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