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David Ballard (#46956616)
 member for 6 years, 10 months, 22 days
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Bio Photo Ohio native, happy to be in Colorado.
Names that I research are Ballard, Gerkin, Conley, Bush, Hermes, and Gulau.

When I visit a graveyard, I often take pictures of stones randomly. If I create or post a picture to a memorial that is related to you, I will gladly transfer if asked nicely. Also, If I have posted a picture, and you have a better one, feel free to post yours and let me know. I will delete mine. I am all about improving this site and honoring those who have gone before, not acquiring numbers.
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RE: # 31085044 James Walker
Thanks David--

Sometime soon I will get to tour Indiana and will visit the many gravesites I have found through great contributors like you!

I feel fairly certain that this old soldier is one of my Walkers.

Added by Taffy on Oct 11, 2014 7:05 PM
# 31085044 James Walker
Hi David --

I think that James Walker might be my 2xgreat uncle. I believe that he was the son of Isom (Isham) Gwin Walker and Clarissa J. Thurston Walker.
My Walker family had a long time history of living in Martin -- Isom and Clarissa were married there in 1835.

How did you come across the parentage listed on this memorial? Could you share? Does James have a middle initial?

Taffy Walker
Added by Taffy on Sep 30, 2014 12:09 PM
Glenda Barry
Norah Allen
Hi David,

Thanks for sending the info, I have added it to the memorial. Let me know if you want any of the Allens transferred over to you, there are several that I can transfer if you want. Have a good evening!

Added by Glenda Barry on Jul 22, 2014 5:01 PM
Cynthia Dunn DiBucci
RE: Agnes Hays
Your very welcome and if you need more please let me know and I will do my best to get them for you...

God Bless
Added by Cynthia Dunn DiBucci on Apr 24, 2014 10:38 AM
Hi David - I added mine on 25 Feb 2014. I don't think that this was a photo request, the name just got my attention. I see it in my "Struck My Fancy" virtual cemetery when I checked just now, that has to be it. More on MV later. Amy
Added by amys on Apr 20, 2014 5:21 PM
Rita Hagerty
RE: John R Ballard
Personally, I'd leave both photos posted -- like a before & after. I usually do not do much enhancing of the photos that I post unless they are really hard to read. Also a lot of the time when I do the enhancing I don't like the way the grass looks. However, since the memorial has been transferred to you, I would say you make the call. I appreciate that you gave me credit on your photo. Let me know if you want mine removed.
Added by Rita Hagerty on Apr 15, 2014 11:11 PM
Tina Galey-Horrall
RE: Ballards
You are very welcome:-)
Added by Tina Galey-Horrall on Apr 09, 2014 7:58 PM
RE: James Hubbard
Hi David - I think you get great photos. I did get a straight-on close-up of the name/date plaque for James, which I usually do when the dates aren't easily legible in a shot of the entire marker. But, I didn't add that one, just the one that shows the whole monument with its new top. I thought your original photo showed the date well enough. Take care, Amy
Added by amys on Mar 27, 2014 10:42 AM
James Hubbard monument in Columbia
Hi David - I was fulfilling a photo request in Columbia today, and I got a photo of Mr. Hubbard's repaired monument (49999929) at the same time. I think it was one of the interesting ones that made the news recently. Anyway, I see that the memorial already had a photo that you contributed. I like to follow the rules about adding a photo to a memorial that already has one, that is, I'll only do it if the existing one is not very good and mine is "dramatically" better. I'm not sure what to do in this case. Your photo is very nice, but it's of the monument before it was repaired. I went ahead and added mine with the thinking that both of the photos together are kinda interesting, they show that this monument has a "history". Is this ok with you? I'll remove mine if you're not ok with this, just let me know. -Amy
Added by amys on Mar 26, 2014 9:42 PM
Bill Schraeder
RE: Herr photos
Glad I could help. Bill
Added by Bill Schraeder on Mar 26, 2014 8:59 PM
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