|S Barger (#47414911)|
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I recently read on another bio, "our ancestors can't tell us where they are buried, we have to find them." So true. I'm so thankful to all the volunteers that have registered the graves in their areas. My personal goal is to help register graves in my area that will hopefully help others locate the final resting places of their loved ones. |
Please remember that while FindAGrave is a great tool to use in genealogy research, the clear mission of FindAGrave is to register the graves. If you are new to FindAGrave, please click on the "Help with FindAGrave" menu selection and read the FAQ before starting.
Yellow daffodils I've placed on a memorial usually signifies a connection to me in some way.
I'm happy to transfer memorials within the FindAGrave guidelines found in the FAQ (and I'm somewhat flexible on that). To request a transfer, click the "Edit" tab on the top right of the memorial and then "Suggest a Correction" tab to send me a note requesting the transfer, indicate HOW you are related, and don't forget to provide your Member ID. I'll consider all requests, but you might want to consider building a Virtual Cemetery (see FAQ).
I'm also more than happy to provide links where the final disposition is known or add additional information. Again, click the "Edit" tab and "suggest a correction" to send this information.
A word about photos I've placed on memorials. I'll gladly give you permission to use my photos if you ask me, indicate that I have granted you permission, and provide a link to their FindAGrave memorial. I have found several of my photos posted in family trees on the web without my permission and without a source to FindAGrave. This is a copyright violation and poor research sourcing. Again, please just do the right thing and ask if you'd like to use anything I have posted on any of the FindAGrave memorials.
To all the volunteers that walk through long forgotten, overgrown, tick and snake infested cemeteries, taking photos of all gravestones (even broken or half buried ones), and create memorials, thank you. Those gravestones may disappear or become completely unreadable in the future. For your efforts in registering the graves, thank you for all you do.
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|Anita Buck Gilbreth||RE: John Leroy 126443785|
I would like the transfer because he is my family and I grew up around him. It's not like I never knew him :) I have a lot of fond memories of times being at his house, etc.
|Anita Buck Gilbreth||John Leroy 126443785|
Hello, I would like to have this memorial transferred to me please. I have sent numerous requests according to the guidelines. Maybe you have not received them via email. So, I thought I would break down and send the request this way. He is my Grandmother's brother. Thank you.
|Steve Stobaugh||RE: Mary Stobaugh|
Thats Awesome!! Thanks so much for your hard work.
|Jan Goodin||Betty Reis|
Thank you so much for the photo of my cousin Betty Reis' headstone. I am so thankful for the many people on Find A Grave for helping me with so many of my family.
|Diana Roberts Young||Veda Jean Whiteley Sauerwein|
Thank you so much for posting the marker of Veda Jean Whiteley Sauerwein
|deanna french||Arkansas; FAG Photo H. Blankly|
I am a Vermont Civil War Buff, and am presently working on a project to identify the last resting places of many of our "Old Soldiers" that had ties to Vt.
Hiram Blankly was one such patriot, being born in Rutland, Vt, credited to Vt. for service, served in the 11th Ks Cav. I am asking you if I may use the photo that you contributed to his Find A Grave Memorial ,to post o the Vt.C.W. site? ( www.vermontcivilwar.org)
You will receive credit for this.
HIS Find A Grave # IS; 375584
Thank you for your consideration.
|Steve Stobaugh||RE: Mary Stobaugh|
Her memorial # is 93413057, Thank you very much.
|Steve Stobaugh||Mary Stobaugh|
May I use the photos for My family tree. I have also been looking for Marys husband Chesley, we have records stating he is in the same cemetery, maybe it's gone now. I'm a direct descendant of them. And thanks for your work
|JaneB||RE: Coffey family in Washington County, Arkansas|
Hi Sherryl, Yes, I do know who her father was. She was the daughter of Capt. John Cobert Flynn (#82199635) and Dusky Ivy (#82199555). They had 4 children, John, Emmett, Mary and Willie. I haven't run across James yet. Sorry I can't be of any help with your mystery man.
Added by JaneB on Aug 03, 2016 11:20 PM
Ya done good! Thanks!
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