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CABrown (#47000639)
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Bio Photo PFC James Rexford (Rex) Scowden KIA WW I buried in France, also has stone in Rose Hill Cemetery, McKean County, Pa

Corp. Steven John Skinner KIA WW I, buried in France
People that think I should read the FAG guidelines, might want to try it themselves.

How do I enter all married names for a woman's memorial when she was married more than once?

The 'last name' is the name that is on the headstone. INCLUDE OTHER MARRIED NAMES AS PART OF THE BIOGRAPHY SECTION. The 'maiden name' is only for her maiden name.
I'd like to suggest that if you're doing a photo request, and there is no stone for that person, then take a photo of where it should be. I do that because I feel that way they can see there is no marker and maybe have a better feeling having a photo of the location, with other markers on each side for location.

Also if I find a woman that was buried as Mrs.____ don't hassle me over that. It's bad enough that they didn't even use her first name, now some people want to do the same thing with her memorial. If you know her first name, tell me, don't just think I should list her the same as her husband.

When I first found Find A Grave, I was excited and happy to be able to add to it. But sadly it's not that way anymore. I can fully understand the feelings off some of the contributors that have become unactive. When I added memorials, I fully thought family would turn up, want them and fix anything they considered an error. But that's not so either. With the automatic edits, in 21 days, they apparently are made whether you ignored or declined them. There doesn't seem to be much control over your memorials anymore. Just because someone disagrees with the way I've added them, not even family, they can be changed. We are all different individuals, so I can't see why other people, if they're NOT family, should be allowed to change yours. I thought difference of opinion was a way of life, not your right, so I'm wrong. Memorials shouldn't be changed just because someone else thinks they should. I thought the important thing was they were on there for family to find.

Also, I'm tired of people whining because someone might not transfer a memorial. "It's all about the numbers." I'm not sure I understand what you're talking about. The number I added doesn't change, just the number I manage. So if I was in it for the numbers, I'd still be okay. Quit whining.

As far as transfers, I don't necessarily stick to the FAG guidelines as far as relation. If you're a relative, I don't mind transferring (that's why they're on there) BUT it does depend on how you ask/tell me!
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Ted K
RE: Oluf Sorenson
page is correct now - his wife is Opal, parents are Christian and Jensine...thank you
Added by Ted K on May 23, 2015 9:15 AM
DB Johnson
Kio & Rees
Roy and Bertha are in the Odd Fellows section, lot 229; Albert and Oaka are also in the Odd Fellows section, lot 228. The lady at the cemetery was very nice and helpful.
Added by DB Johnson on May 19, 2015 10:29 AM
Headstone Photo
Thank you for your time and effort photographing Edward & Regina Morrison's headstone.

Added by chip on May 18, 2015 4:51 PM
Thanks for fulfilling my photo request. I really appreciate it.
Added by Shelley on May 17, 2015 1:56 PM
Andy Byerly
Agnue E. and Stella M. Henry
Thank you so very much for taking the time to photograph Agnue and Stella Henry's memorilas. Your efforts are greatly appreciated!

All the Best,
Added by Andy Byerly on May 15, 2015 10:28 PM
Jonathan Hart
Earl Beighle
Thanks you Carol for posting the image on Earl's memorial page. I greatly appreciate the work you do.
Added by Jonathan Hart on May 15, 2015 7:07 AM
Clyde & Emily Smith photos
Thank you so very much for getting their marker photos in McKean Co. MP - very much appreciated.
Added by JRSents on May 14, 2015 3:44 PM
Kirk Menser
RE: Evelyn W Johnson
You are very welcome. I am glad to be able to help!

--Kirk Menser
Added by Kirk Menser on May 08, 2015 11:18 AM
Dominique Potier
RE: Wallace H Eaker
Thanks ;-) It's him ... He was a 509 Parachute Infantry Battalion .


Added by Dominique Potier on May 04, 2015 4:37 AM
Sue Hoadley
RE: John Gurnot
This is my step-father's family. POB is Austria in the 1910 Census, WWI Draft Registration. Some records say Austria-Hungary, but that's not a choice in Find A Grave. Possibly born in what was Poland at the time of his birth, but the borders shifted, so stated POB would change with the winds of war with many in that position. Last residence on shipping manifest at Ellis Island in 1900 was Guben/Gubin, Germany/Poland. 1913 Declaration of Intention [to become citizen] says he was born in Turbono? (hard to read) Germany Poland.

Added by Sue Hoadley on May 02, 2015 6:04 AM
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