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Sherlocks Cousin (#47232933)
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Bio Photo Last Date On Line: 17 Aug 2014
Please be a contributor to Findagrave and not just a manager of someone else's work. It's funny that people write all they have is what's posted on a memorial. Well folks - if you took the time and researched you WOULD find information to post & link family. Believe me, it's NOT that hard! In others words you ARE a manager and NOT a contributor. Please don't claim to be a historian and/or genealogist when you do NOT post any info on your memorials. And to those who take credit for all the research done by others, shame shame and shame on you.

My numbers are lopsided as I maintain memorials for mainly 2 people who became inactive on Findagrave and for a cousin who died. Memorials need to be maintained and I do transfer non-related people to relatives.

You MAY add death certificates to any memorials that I manage. This enables others, who do NOT have access to ancestry.com view their family member's death information; which has been made public. If the 5 photo limit is reached, I WILL sponsor that memorial.

There are some people, and you know who you are, that follow 'guide lines' in transferring memorials. You must be a numbers person! And for those people who criticize the photos posted and appear to be strickly a numbers person - SHAME ON YOU TOO and are a PITA!! If they aren't your relatives, why should you care. So, as the saying goes, 'if the shoe fits, wear it'. Now if you abide by the Findagrave guidelines for transfers, then so shall I.

Additionally, If you are one of those folks who disables your messages and has no email address listed, in other words, NO WAY TO CONTACT, absolutely 'no suggestions' will be acknowledged. If you are Anonymous, then you do not exist. Nothing personal, but sometimes I need to confirm things. If I cannot communicate with you one way or another and you cannot be bothered, that is fine I understand.

I and relatives I know constantly scour records and family records IN OUR POSSESSION. What is added is what we have checked and double checked. When we find documents that are exceptionally interesting and realize other relatives haven't had access to this information--we post it to their memorials.

I am a retired Federal Law Enforcement Officer, with over 28 years of federal civil service. To keep myself busy, I became a navigator/logistics specialist on my husband's rig. I am also the proud wife of a retired Army soldier and the very proud mother of a soldier, who was injured by an IED explosion and completed his tour of duty in Iraq.

It's the soldier, not the reporter who has given us Freedom of the Press. It's the soldier, not the poet, who has given us Freedom of Speech. It's the soldier, not the campus organizer, who has given us the Freedom to Demonstrate. It's the soldier, not the lawyer, who has given us the Right to a Fair Trial. It's the soldier who salutes the flag, serves under the flag and whose coffin is draped by the flag. ~Father Dennis Edward O'Brien, USMC~~GOD BLESS OUR TROOPS!

If there are memorials I have created or maintain who are your family members, please send me a message and I will be more than happy to transfer them to you-no matter your blood generation with the following exceptions; if I have done extensive research or IF THEY ARE IN MY FAMILY TREE, MY HUSBAND'S FAMILY OR MY ADOPTED MOM'S FAMILY, then I will maintain the memorial(s).

The photos I post on Findagrave and ancestry.com may be used by one and all at any time, although no money is to be made from my photographs. Photo credit would be appreciated! This is a site for all to cherish for future generations with headstone photos of distant relatives never known and now, never to be forgotten.

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Tucker&Shankle/Shoup&Eustice & many others in North Carolina ~~ Worley/Gothard(Goddard)/Vandergriff ~~ Hayes/Case/Sharp/ONeal
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I Remember When
RE: Gerblady
She is relentless and is getting on everyone's nerves. I really thought the comment Tony put on her page hit the nail on the head. Another contributor I work with contacted one of the original administrators she works with about the problem. Hopefully she'll get a administrator note to lay off.
Added by I Remember When on Aug 18, 2014 9:25 PM
gennie
PITAS
YOU GO GIRL==LET THEM KNOW WE ARE ALL GETTING TIRED OF PLAYING THEIR GAMES...:)
Added by gennie on Aug 18, 2014 8:38 AM
Glenda Schroeder
RE: Infant Hatfield Photo
You are more than welcome. Love what you have on your profile!!! I agree with you 100%. I have come to the same conclusion! I have had a few of these steel my work. GOOD FOR You!
Added by Glenda Schroeder on Aug 18, 2014 5:57 AM
I am on to you
Brownlee
Thank very much
Added by I am on to you on Aug 17, 2014 11:57 AM
Cisco Kid
French
Thank you for adding to and corrections to the French family.

Cisco
Added by Cisco Kid on Aug 16, 2014 2:14 PM
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Rosborough family
Thank You, Sherlock's Cousin for taking and posting the Rosborough tombstone photos at the Fort Bliss National Cemetery. You did a great job!

We appreciate the help in El Paso, Texas! : )
Added by Our Ancestors Branches on Aug 15, 2014 6:21 PM
Marion
Elias Bender
Thank you for the additional information for him. Always appreciated.
Added by Marion on Aug 11, 2014 2:35 PM
Marcia Thornton
Marriage of Walter Brunson & Nell Philips
Walter Thayer Brunson (Find A Grave Memorial# 35860203) married Ora Nell Philips (Find A Grave Memorial# 35860072) on 16 June 1913 at the First Presbyterian Church in Magdalena, New Mexico. This is one tidbit from my research on the church history. The record actually reads Walter T. Brunson and Nell Philips. Feel free to add this information to your memorials. The relationship is definitely real. Thank you for your effort.
Added by Marcia Thornton on Aug 10, 2014 9:38 PM
Kat
RE: Jacob Pleasant Vandergriff
Took me days to untangle the Vandergriff mess..too many Jacob's,Gilbert's, and Elizabeth but thank i have cracked the code..which Jacob line are you looking for?
Added by Kat on Aug 10, 2014 9:37 PM
Vicki Brewer Sexton
RE: Old Penney Cemetery-Hamilton Co, TN
Thanks for letting me know. I have corrected it.
Vicki
Added by Vicki Brewer Sexton on Aug 10, 2014 2:52 PM
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