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mjshistory (#47447356)
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Bio Photo Retired and loving it. Enjoy old cemeteries and photographing the markers. Photography of the markers is my primary focus.

I prefer going out and photographing markers instead of dealing with fraudulent memorials with unverified information and subsequent bogus family links. Please help by refraining from creating bogus memorials and requesting links when you have little or no PRIMARY evidence of a burial.

Requests to link families will be denied if I have no verification of accuracy.

Requests to add links with Burial unknowns in ANY form will be denied, per Find a Grave Policy. Disguising a Burial Unknown to look 'legitimate' usually is very evident and will be reported to management. Adding 'guesses' as to dates, cemeteries and location of deaths is fraud. If the burial is not a KNOWN BURIAL identified with an actual death date, it IS a Burial Unknown.

Adding family links without adequate research and documentation tends to create MULTIPLE errors that require hours of work to remove, if they get corrected at all. It is the responsibility of the requestor to do the research, not the memorial manager who did the photos.

A denial is not personal rejection of you. Accept it and move on.

Thank you to all the volunteers who donate their hours, photos, research and help to others seeking their missing family and friends.
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Messages left for mjshistory (560)[Leave Message]
Bob Speckman
RE: Elsie Simonson link request
Sorry for the mistake, the down side of cut and paste. I've sent a corrected request.

Thanks, Bob Speckman
Added by Bob Speckman on Sep 14, 2016 9:10 PM
V. E. Luebke
RE: Northside Cemetery Eau CLaire
I would like to visit Phillips Library someday. They have photographs of some of my great aunts and uncles. Thanks for the info.
Added by V. E. Luebke on Sep 14, 2016 5:45 PM
V. E. Luebke
Louis johnson
He's somewhere at Northside Lutheran Cemetery in Eau Claire. Sorry I got confused.

I bought a plot next to my Mom at Forest Hill though. That's where I will be someday. Fourth generation.
Added by V. E. Luebke on Sep 12, 2016 7:28 PM
Matthew Mullen
Thank you for obtaining a photo for his memorial. Much apprecite your time and effort.
Thank you,
Added by FJReck on Sep 04, 2016 2:29 PM
William Seitz
Josephine McQuillan

Thank you very much for adding my aunt to findagrave.

I am thinking of sponsoring it, so that I can add more photographs.

Bill Seitz
Added by William Seitz on Aug 28, 2016 4:34 PM
deanna french
Chippewa Co, John Mehan;Civil War Vet
I am a Vermont Civil War buff, and am working on a project to identify the last resting places of many of our "old soldiers". May I use the photo that you contributed to John Mehan's Find A Grave memorial, to post on the Vt. Civil War site? (

You will be credited for this.
Thank you for your consideration.
Deanna French
Added by deanna french on Aug 26, 2016 7:00 PM
Albert Fricke
Thank you for the marker photo and for the heads up! Much appreciated!!
Added by Oscar on Aug 26, 2016 9:23 AM
Mary Fisher
May Yundt memorial
Thank you Melodie, for all your contributions to FindaGrave! We appreciate your time, effort & expertise in photographing markers, making the memorials & sharing all this knowledge, before these opportunities are lost.
Thank you for transferring May's memorial. We will take good care & continue to work on the discrepancies.
You make FindaGrave a much better site!
Added by Mary Fisher on Aug 24, 2016 10:15 AM
Mary Sicard
Harry Home
The obit does not say anything but Winona.
Added by Mary Sicard on Aug 24, 2016 6:55 AM
Barb OD
thanks for photo
Added by Barb OD on Aug 23, 2016 4:49 PM
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