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MarillaW (#47325501)
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Bio Photo NEW POLICIES
1. Edits and other changes.
I am usually delighted to process your edits or suggested corrections. However I will neither do your data entry nor edit your spelling and punctuation. If information can be entered in specific fields, you will need to do that through the new edit system and I will accept or decline it. Other suggested changes such as biographies or obituaries or requests for transfers will be honored via the "Suggest any other correction or addition" which sends me an Email with a link to the page and to you. I might fact check your information through resources available to me.
2. Transfers
I will transfer any memorial I have created on request except those for
a. my own ancestors or in my virtual cemeteries.
b. Nor will I transfer to anyone who is listed as "Anonymous" and has a blank profile. It is difficult to trust someone who is so concealed.
c. Nor will I transfer to the terminally rude unless you document the four generation proximity of relationship required by the FAQ.
3. Photos
I give explicit permission to copy and use any photo I have taken and posted on Find a Grave for your own genealogical purposes. No need to ask.

I am a retired Episcopal priest who has done genealogical work for her own family since 1990. I used to serve as a Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness volunteer for Cottonwood County before that site closed. I'm still willing to do lookups. This is easy to do, as I live within a mile of the Courthouse and Historical Society. Or you can contact the Historical Society at cchs@windomnet.com. They charge $10. per hour plus copying for research.

I am nearly done doing whole small cemeteries in Cottonwood County, Minnesota. The five of us working on that have finished all but the three city cemeteries. If I have been able to post a photo on the front page of a cemetery in CC you will find my status notes in the caption. [Feb 2013] Working on Mountain Lake from photos & register and Lakeview from a list. I am also working on comprehensive postings for columbaria in Minnesota Episcopal churches.

My daughter thinks graving is a waste of time but I point out that it gets me out for a walk up and down "rows" in the cemetery. And a friend of hers pointed out that considering all the recent zombie movies it's good to remember this: It is far better to be looking for dead people than to have dead people looking for you! Enjoy!
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Darold Heddlesten
RE: Dolly C. Morton
Not 100% sure of the birth date. The break goes through the date. Where are you coming from if I might ask?

Thanks
Added by Darold Heddlesten on Oct 19, 2014 11:17 AM
Darold Heddlesten
Dolly C. Morton
The Wife of Eben Morton. Born Jan 27, 1825

Died Dec 01 1869

Is this any help to you?
Added by Darold Heddlesten on Oct 18, 2014 4:44 PM
Ryan-O
George M. Whitney
I added his mother's full name. Thanks for the heads up.

Ryan
Added by Ryan-O on Oct 18, 2014 2:48 PM
David L Aten Sr
Mabel E Thurmer Leighty
I have "Rebuilt" her Memorial #137331345 using your information and adding other facts. Thank You Very much for your submissions. Working together, it works!!!!
Added by David L Aten Sr on Oct 18, 2014 10:48 AM
David L Aten Sr
RE: Curtis Leighty in Lakefield
Thanks for reply. I probably made corrections before I found duplicate. Good excuse, right. When we find errors we try to correct as best we can, whom ever made them. I will check the remaining memorial and make corrections is needed. Keep up the good work. It takes all our efforts to make this work. And from the number of memorials it looks like it is!! Have a wonderful day.
Added by David L Aten Sr on Oct 16, 2014 11:08 AM
Mary Lou Erickson
RE: Arthur Fredrickson
Thank you for the updates. I knew I could post the information myself but you had mentioned on his a Find a aGrave page that you couldn't find his Minnesota death certificate. I felt I should show you my "proof". Mary Lou
Added by Mary Lou Erickson on Oct 10, 2014 10:12 AM
Kathy Brick
RE: Thanks so much
Marilla,

I am happy that I could fill your request.

Have a great day!

Kathy
Added by Kathy Brick on Sep 30, 2014 4:24 PM
Barbro Linde
Minnie Albertina Carlson Anton
Hi!
My name is Barbro Linde and I live in Sweden.
I am looking for relatives to Mrs Minnie Anton lived in St. James, Minnesota. Perhaps she died in the 1980s. She had children, Mae and Robert.

Minnie was an aunt to my mother Marghareta Svensson. Minne and her husband Ray visited Malmoe Sweden in 1960s and I met them there for some days.I am interested in finding relatives and children to her. Hoping to hear from you and I am most grateful Barbro Linde
Added by Barbro Linde on Sep 27, 2014 4:32 AM
scott sheppard
# 72431868
Heinrich Stobbes two sons John and Peter can be found in Norman co MN in 1910 census.. they are not in Saskatchewan until 1915 Canada census
Added by scott sheppard on Sep 26, 2014 8:17 PM
scott sheppard
# 72432041
they did not arrive in 1875.. I have them on ship pasenger list in 1876
Added by scott sheppard on Sep 26, 2014 8:14 PM
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