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Indiana Bill (#47310575)
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Bio Photo I was born and raised in Clear Creek Township, Huntington County, Indiana. I have been gathering information on the Eckman, Fine, Lahr, Shultz, Sloniker, Whitestine, and Winebrenner families since the early 1980s. My family file currently contains over 23,900 names and continues to grow.

PHOTO CREDIT: You may use the tombstone photos that I have posted to memorials if you will cite this source statement: "This photo was taken by Find A Grave contributor Indiana Bill who posted it to Find A Grave memorial ##########." To use my tombstone photos without this citation violates U.S. copyright law, Find A Grave guidelines, and misleads others into believing that you were the photographer. Please do not use any of my person or family photos without first asking permission to do so.

TRANSFERS: Transfers will be happily made if they are direct-line relatives--your siblings, parents, grandparents, great-grandparents, etc. and children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, etc. Please request qualifying transfers by using the memorial's Edit tab and the "Suggest any other correction or addition" link. Your relationship to the person involved must be included in the transfer request. Please do not use a Public Message for a transfer request.

For persons outside the transfer guidelines, please use the Edit tab on their memorial to submit any corrections or additions using the links found there. I will gladly consider adding information to a person's Bio field or Note field if you will send the information using the "Suggest any other correction or addition" link.

FLOWERS: Find A Grave guidelines specifically state that biographic and obituary information should not be included in Flowers. I will gladly add biographic and obituary information if you will send it to me by using the Edit tab and clicking "Suggest any other correction or addition". Please omit the names of living persons when sending biographic or obituary information.

OBITUARIES: Please do not add photos of obituaries to my memorials as it violates Find A Grave guidelines if names of living persons are listed in the obituary. If you send the obituary information to me in typed form using the Edit tab, please note that I will edit out the names of living persons to protect their privacy. In some cases, I may be able to determine if a person listed as a survivor is now deceased, but if I cannot, their name will be edited out. Please include the source of the obituary information.

ADDITIONS & CORRECTIONS: Updating names, dates, places, and parent/spouse links, etc. is now easier than ever under the new edit system. Before sending an edit for any of these items, however, please double-check your research to be sure that the information you are sending is accurate. If you do not have reliable sources that confirm the data, please don't send the edit.

DUPLICATES & CORRECTIONS: I make every effort to avoid duplicating memorials and to provide accurate data in my memorials. If you spot a duplication or an error, please tell me so I can remedy the situation. If you have an error correction for a memorial, simply use the Edit tab on the memorial and choose the appropriate item for entering the correction. If you are notifying me of a duplication, be sure to use the "Suggest any other correction or addition" link under the Edit tab.

PUBLIC MESSAGES: If you send me a public message about a specific memorial, please be sure to include the memorial number in your message.

NOTICE: I'm sorry, but I will not consider updates, corrections, additions, or notice of duplication, etc. from "visitors" who are not members of Find A Grave or are members but are not logged in.
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 • 12,017 Memorials Added
 • 12,007 Memorials Managed
 • 53 Memorials/Week
 • 20,632 Photos
 • 82 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 9 Virtual Cemeteries
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Messages left for Indiana Bill (397)[Leave Message]
Burch transfers

Thanx a lot for the two transfers. It means a lot.

Added by Lloyd on Oct 18, 2014 1:12 AM
Find a Grave transfer request

My name is Jack martin - Monee, IL.

Oliver Harrison Burch is my GG grandfather and Sarah, my GG grandmother. He is the father of Alberta Burch Skellenger Leafbourg and father-in-law of Harry Edward Skellenger; my grandfather.

I would be sincerely grateful if you would transfer Oliver Harrison to me for maintenance.

My Find A Grave #47276882

Oliver Harrison Burch #70995374

Your work is outstanding! Thank you.
Added by Lloyd on Oct 15, 2014 11:00 PM
Dee Brett
Peter Stavros
Thank you kindly for your photograph of my father's uncle's grave marker.
Actually, I have a photo of this marker, and not sure why I never added it.

Added by Dee Brett on Oct 08, 2014 11:52 PM
Robin Rainford
Thank you, Indiana Bill, for taking all the photos in Lake Village cemetery with such excellent light. It's wonderful to see those family memorials without making the trip!
Added by Robin Rainford on Oct 07, 2014 9:44 PM
The Secret Garden
Thank you very much Indiana Bill for the links and edits to the Willmore memorials.
Added by The Secret Garden on Sep 17, 2014 12:49 PM
Ann Freehafer Andersen
RE: Mary M Smith Lininger
Dear Indiana Bill,
Don't know how I missed your 2011 comments on the photo of Mary M Smith Lininger but I did! Her picture has been deleted and re-inserted as a photo of a person. Your directions as to how to do it were great and I appreciated them!
Added by Ann Freehafer Andersen on Aug 29, 2014 11:34 AM
Monsr Hilderbrandt
Thanks for updating memorial I'm going to see if I can get permission from St. Mary Church to post his picture from the prayer card given out at is memorial mass.

Deb Bruni
Added by Xcountryrdr on Aug 17, 2014 11:34 AM
Nancy Smedley Gleason
Re: Uebelhoer graves
Thanks so much for taking the photo of these graves. It is very much appreciated!
Added by Nancy Smedley Gleason on Aug 02, 2014 7:36 PM
RE: John and M M Lahr Burley
yeeks...can I still do this if I don't manage the children's accounts??? Thanx!
Added by mark on Aug 02, 2014 1:34 PM
John and M M Lahr Burley
Hello would you please link these children to their parents site along with Anna and Savilla...#51248511, Elnora; 188109845, Howard; # 18109833, Ben; and #115203708, Margaret~~~Thanx!!Mark
Added by mark on Aug 01, 2014 10:47 AM
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