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Wayne Seibert (#46565112)
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Bio Photo I was born in Jersey City, NJ and lived there for the first seventeen years of my life. The only grave I ever visited was my grandfather; he died in 1960. I didn't know that, within view of his grave, just accross the street, was the unmarked grave of my older brother. The Viet Nam War, and my part as a medic from age 17, put me in contact with many more graves and the people who would visit them.
I am now a retired Police Officer living in Fairborn, Ohio. I have been an Evidence Tech (now called CSI), Forensic Photographer and Death Investigator during my career and I suppose I'm still doing those things now - as a hobby.
Darlene and I had to put Cherry Grove Cemetery in Xenia, OH on 'standby' and are working in Rockafield Cemetery on the campus of Wright State University. This old pioneer cemetery has been expanded to include donors to their Anatomical Gift Program and the records that I've been given go back to 1970. It will be a busy winter for us but we are not even half-way done with photographing the memorial bricks that line the walkway through the cemetery.
We are still working on finding the graves of soldiers in the USCT and the 54th and 55th Massachusetts Infantry who are buried in Greene Co., OH but this is mostly book-work now.
Any 'grave photographs' I have taken are public domain; copy them and use them as you please.
*TRANSFERS: Most of the memorials that I have posted are not related to me, they are projects that I have taken-on. I believe that ANY relative should be able to take over management of these graves. Just ask me.
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Daniel Maxwell
RE: Duplicate Cemetery
Yours don't appear to have errors beyond extra data some other people added to the 'other' cemetery's versions.

Go ahead and transfer them except for the Colored Troops ones (didn't realize they had any in that cemetery; I know the cemetery on Tarbox Cemetery Road has a few though), and I will sort them out.
Added by Daniel Maxwell on Dec 11, 2014 11:16 PM
Daniel Maxwell
Merge
Looks like they've merged the cemeteries into 'Baptist Cemetery' already. Now I guess the memorials need to be merged. Many of them are yours so I don't know how you want to do it.
Added by Daniel Maxwell on Dec 11, 2014 11:55 AM
Daniel Maxwell
RE: Duplicate Cemetery
Yes, that is what I said in the merge message I left on the F-A-G board, that 'Baptist Cemetery' seemed to be the correct name, though I said please put 'Old Baptist Cemetery' as an alternate name since I could find many genealogical sites that referred to it as that (and we don't want someone making another dup of it!).

Yeah it isn't about numbers; I was about to do some photo requests when I happened to see this. I also gave the GPS coordinates so people see it is the same cemetery. I only have a couple of photos for that cemetery so it isn't like I have a ton of credits for it anyway. I'll keep an eye on it and make sure the merge goes smoothly - I wanted to do a complete inventory of that cemetery anyway.
Added by Daniel Maxwell on Dec 11, 2014 11:52 AM
Daniel Maxwell
Duplicate Cemetery
Mr Seibert,

I am not sure if you're the one who created it, but since most of the memorials seem to be yours I just wanted to tell you that the 'Baptist Cemetery' in Cedarville that you took pictures for already had an entry on Findagrave:

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSsr=1&GScid=2225192&CRid=2225192&pt=Old%20Baptist%20Cemetery&

Here is the one that you were taking photos for:

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GScid=2277442&GRid=71129899&CRid=2277442&

Ironically, I think 'Baptist Cemetery' is the correct name. I've put in a request for these cemeteries to be merged. You'll note that the memorials are the same.
Added by Daniel Maxwell on Dec 11, 2014 1:41 AM
Gail
transfers
Thank you so much.
Added by Gail on Nov 22, 2014 4:22 AM
Patterson Daughter
Moreland Family
Could you please Transfer me these two, they are my family. Thanks

Lowell D. Moreland Find A Grave Memorial# 118848123

Lois Mae Davis Moreland Find A Grave Memorial# 118848123
Added by Patterson Daughter on Nov 20, 2014 2:35 PM
Joan Shoffner
latimer
thanks Joan
Added by Joan Shoffner on Oct 13, 2014 10:48 AM
Tom Pottenger
Norman Earl Amon and spouse Virginia in Rockafield
Wayne, thank you so much for providing me with info about Rockafield, and for posting the 'markers' for Norman Earl and Virginia Amon.
Added by Tom Pottenger on Sep 18, 2014 7:44 AM
Sheila
Eugene Demeter 104296384
Hi Wayne - Follow up to let you know Calvary verified Eugene's ashes were indeed interred on 9 March 2012. I also mentioned Rockafield, in a slim chance Calvary might have something in their files about it, but they don't. Good luck with your meeting next week.
Added by Sheila on Sep 17, 2014 2:40 PM
Michael Hague
Margaret A Wolf @ Byron Cemetery
Wayne, thanks for the correct information for Margaret... Michael
Added by Michael Hague on Sep 15, 2014 12:50 PM
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