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Cheri Branca (#47128185)
 member for 7 years, 1 month, 16 days
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Bio Photo I've been doing genealogy since 1988. I love walking through cemeteries, imagining the lives of the people I pass.
Most of the pages I post are for people to whom I am not related. (the ones I am connected to usually have a photo of the person added). These "extra" people are ones from local (and not so local) cemeteries that my husband & I photograph their stones and I enter them on FAG, trying to link as many as I can so the families are brought back together after all this time. I do lots of research to accomplish this and I hope I add correct information. I love to connect these people and I'm always thrilled when something comes together, either through the census, obits, marriage records, a family genealogy, Rootsweb entries, or even "social" news in an old newspaper. I hope I find "homes" with descendants for all these people. Please ask for a transfer if you are related.
If you find someone you are related to and would like to take over their page, please request a transfer through the EDIT option, on the particular individual's page. Select "Suggest" and type in your request, which will then send me an email that will be linked to the person.
as an added comment--I always try to guessimate a person's birth year, based on age at death, so it obviously is not always correct. I just feel that a person searching for an ancestor will be less confused with an estimated birth year, rather than having to paw through other entries with no year listed at all.
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Joel Smith
Hi, I saw a note on Joel Smith Memorial# 63409247 , he is a relative so if you'd like to transfer the page I will accept it.
Thank you so much,
Added by TaliasBa on Jun 20, 2016 11:28 AM
Dave Peck
Naomi Peck Pearson
Good work finding this stone before it becomes totally unreadable. Now we have a record of its location - thanks.
Added by Dave Peck on Jun 10, 2016 10:12 PM
Kathy McConnell Hudson
John McConnell

Thanks for the photo of John's stone.


Added by Kathy McConnell Hudson on Jun 10, 2016 6:03 PM
Italy Naples Cemetery
Thank you for all the efforts you put forth.

Added by KChaffeeB on Jun 10, 2016 3:47 PM
Gary Boughton
Boughton Transfers
Hi Cheri,

Thanks so very much for the Boughton Transfers, its very much appreciated.

Thank you,

Gary Boughton
Added by Gary Boughton on Jun 07, 2016 2:28 PM
Oatman family West Ave Cem Canandaigua
Hi Cheri,
Thank you for taking photos of the stone for Simon and Martha Miller Oatman. I was wondering do you remember where in West Ave Cemetery they were located. I went there the other day to see them and could not locate them.
Thank you
Sue Hunt
Added by Sue on Jun 07, 2016 2:03 PM
Nancy Ritter Rau
RE: Una Parmenter
Thank you for Cemetery info and adding obituary.
Thank you for all you have done for findagrave. You have done and awesome job.
Added by Nancy Ritter Rau on May 20, 2016 5:09 AM
Shana Burke
Sarah Jane Hecox Showers
This is my 2nd great aunt and I am so glad you were able to photograph her grave! I am working bit by bit on my genealogy and I so appreciate when someone makes a HUGE difference by having actual photos of the keeps me going. Thank you again
Added by Shana Burke on May 17, 2016 7:13 AM
Sharon Fulton
RE: Photos at East Bloomfield Cemetery
Thanks for that generous offer Cheri but no need to send originals. I just appreciate your willingness to let me use the photos!

Thanks again.

Added by Sharon Fulton on May 03, 2016 8:32 AM
Sharon Fulton
Photos at East Bloomfield Cemetery
Hello! I was wondering if you would allow me to attach (with appropriate credit given) a couple of your headstone photos from East Bloomfield Cemetery (specifically, the Herrington family) to my tree on Ancestry?

Thanks for considering my request. :)

Added by Sharon Fulton on May 02, 2016 10:33 PM
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