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S Barger (#47414911)
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Bio Photo I recently read on another bio, "our ancestors can't tell us where they are buried, we have to find them." So true. I'm so thankful to all the volunteers that have registered the graves in their areas. My personal goal is to help register graves in my area that will hopefully help others locate the final resting places of their loved ones.

Please remember that while FindAGrave is a great tool to use in genealogy research, the clear mission of FindAGrave is to register the graves. If you are new to FindAGrave, please click on the "Help with FindAGrave" menu selection and read the FAQ before starting.

Yellow daffodils I've placed on a memorial usually signifies a connection to me in some way.

I'm happy to transfer memorials within the FindAGrave guidelines found in the FAQ (and I'm somewhat flexible on that). To request a transfer, click the "Edit" tab on the top right of the memorial and then "Suggest a Correction" tab to send me a note requesting the transfer, indicate HOW you are related, and don't forget to provide your Member ID. I'll consider all requests, but you might want to consider building a Virtual Cemetery (see FAQ).

I'm also more than happy to provide links where the final disposition is known or add additional information. Again, click the "Edit" tab and "suggest a correction" to send this information.

A word about photos I've placed on memorials. I'll gladly give you permission to use my photos if you ask me, indicate that I have granted you permission, and provide a link to their FindAGrave memorial. I have found several of my photos posted in family trees on the web without my permission and without a source to FindAGrave. This is a copyright violation and poor research sourcing. Again, please just do the right thing and ask if you'd like to use anything I have posted on any of the FindAGrave memorials.

To all the volunteers that walk through long forgotten, overgrown, tick and snake infested cemeteries, taking photos of all gravestones (even broken or half buried ones), and create memorials, thank you. Those gravestones may disappear or become completely unreadable in the future. For your efforts in registering the graves, thank you for all you do.

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Karen Burger Levi Hovland
cave springs cemetery arkansas
Would it be possible to add the infant shipp 11/29/1973 photo to Ruth Ann Shipp #129253575? The photo is with her twin sister Linda K. Shipp #13338778 trying to place them together. Thanks for all that you do.
Added by Karen Burger Levi Hovland on Dec 08, 2016 5:12 AM
Karen Burger Levi Hovland
Wrong gravestone photo
Cave Springs Cemetery memorial #13279399 Robert Clyde Fair has Bowen, Jerry and Deanna photo?
Added by Karen Burger Levi Hovland on Dec 06, 2016 10:59 PM
Jean Hooks
Cora Wright Greenwell
Cora Elizabeth Fraker Wright ( 103838827 ) Greenwoods first Husband was Osceola Wright # 103838694 and they share a headstone in White Oak Cemetery but she married again and to Frank Greenwood 54961234 ,California and also She is linked to him with her memorial # 54961235 in California .

Thanks
Family
Jean Hooks


Would not let me send this the other way.
Added by Jean Hooks on Dec 03, 2016 10:23 AM
Barbara May
Graham Cemetery
In reference to your info here about Graham Cemetery, I can see this cemetery from my home and walk there probably once a week. There are some old fence posts around the cemetery. They are T posts. Also the cemetery is planted in vinca which was commonly planted in cemeteries in the 1800's. The cemetery is larger than it looks at first glance, but it is marked by the T posts and the vinca. Besides the four easily seen and marked graves, there are several more graves which are marked only with natural stones. Some of these have wooden stakes marking them. Others you just basically trip over. I would guess that a better count of interments in this cemetery would be 10 to 15. All people buried here are most likely related to the family of Littleton Graham. I also (personal belief) think that the son Cyrus who was killed at the Battle of Prairie Grove is buried here instead of at the Confederate Cemetery. If he were your son, wouldn't you have gone to get him and bring him home?
Added by Barbara May on Dec 01, 2016 3:56 AM
Ann Nickell
Jannie B. Nickell
Good morning! I have tried unsuccessfully to get Jannie B. Nickell's name corrected to "Rebecca Jane "Jannie" Harred Nickell" but no luck so far. Her memorial number is 86460489. She was my step-grandmother. She married my grandfather, Robert Clinton Nickell, at age 17 - they had 4 children, and she died at age 30. I appreciate your posting the picture of her headstone. I did not have that. Thanks!
Added by Ann Nickell on Nov 09, 2016 7:26 AM
MidwestMom
Livingston County Poor Farm
I have those pictures for you. I got both the cemetery and the old Poor Farm buildings (what is left.) Soon they will be torn down. I can't find your email address. Will you send it to me again so I can send you these pictures please? Thanks! Pam
Added by MidwestMom on Nov 02, 2016 2:50 PM
Paul Patton
Find A Grave Memorial# 15294441
Hi,
I would like your permission to use Alexander Parland's photo in my family tree on Ancestry?

Thanks
Paul Patton
Find A Grave Vol#47217248
Added by Paul Patton on Oct 30, 2016 6:51 AM
Babs
RE: N.J. Fry
In understand. Thanks for correction.
Added by Babs on Oct 24, 2016 4:19 AM
Jennifer Thompson
Find a Grave photos
I am writing a two-volume book on the 8th Indiana. I would like to include photos of the soldiers and their headstones with their biographies. I would like to use some of your photos in the book and will give you credit in the caption for each photo. If you are interested, I can let you know when the book is published. If it is ok to use your photos, could you also give you your first and last name for the captions?
Jennifer Thompson
Added by Jennifer Thompson on Oct 20, 2016 2:45 PM
Leonard J. McCown
RE: Rosemary Mickler
Thank you.
Added by Leonard J. McCown on Oct 11, 2016 6:05 PM
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