Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Kimberley Page (#46582869)
 member for 12 years, 2 months, 3 days
[Add to MyFriends]
Bio and Links
Bio Photo I am researching my genealogy. My main surnames are Allender (Ireland), Allely (Northern Ireland), Bateman (England), Bostadtroen (Norway), Cain (Scotland), Carpenter, Crosby, Drage (England), Glomb, Hardy (England), Howie (Scotland), Hjelsvold (Norway), Hornburg (Germany), Ingebrigtsen (Norway), Karpicz, Kleivan (Norway), Leistad (Norway), Miles (England), Robinson (England), Sorte (Norway), Walace (Scotland) Wible. (And many more)

I am also researching my husbands family. Surnames are known as PAGE, JOHNSON, SCHMIDT, SHEPARD, SINGLETON, STOCKTON, WILMOT. Which are his main branches.

Have taken the "Headstone" vacation, and I'm now adding onto the family tree.

My branches reach from Pennsylvania, Maryland, West "By God" Virginia, Ohio, Iowa, Illinois, Michigan,Canada, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland, England, Norway, Prussia, Germany, Poland.? !

I enjoy taking photos, when I take a photo I generally take the whole family grouping. I do NOT do rubbings since it does ruin the stones. I do not disturb a stone to get a good picture. I take it in it's natural setting.

Since my work let's me travel to different states, I'm often not home in Iowa. During my days off or lay-off period I enjoy taking headstone photos.

At times it starts to get to you though. When you wander through a silent cemetery, looking at old stones, you often see cemeteries that are often in "rough" shape. The stones are not what you expect them to be. Often times I have found when searching for stones dating back from the mid 1800 to about 1920's extreme wear, fading stones, military stones with no flags or placards de-noting which service they were in.

Civil War era stones get to me the most for some reason. I've been to cemeteries with Union and Confederate soilders. It's interesting to see the difference between the grave markers.

I might be a little slow ((ok, I'm very slow)) in transferring photos to your account, but I will get to it.

I'm sorry it's taken such a long time to transfer your photos to you, but please send an email request and I'll get it done as soon as possible. or

Leave Public Message
 Forums: kimberley_page
Contributions to
Find A Grave
 • 171 Memorials Added
 • 160 Memorials Managed
 • 539 Photos
 • 3 Photo Requests
 • 142 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 21 Virtual Flowers
 • 1 Virtual Cemetery
 • 8 Friends
Virtual Cemeteries
My Family Connections 2 (12)
Find A Grave Friends
cody cole, Coleman, DM Scott, Don Bedwell, Korybabe, Port, Randy Fitzwater, Richard Warren ...
Messages left for Kimberley Page (56)[Leave Message]
Robert Hill
RE: Hannah Denny Crosby
Yes - Hannah Denny Crosby is my fourth great grandmother. How about you ?
Added by Robert Hill on Feb 26, 2015 6:17 PM
Larry Parker
William Drage
I have no connection to William. I just find things online and pass them on :)
Added by Larry Parker on Feb 24, 2015 8:22 PM
RE: Emiele Silaff
Much Thanks. Like you I've always promptly complied with similar requests... Wish everyone did. Bill C
Added by bc345 on Jul 13, 2014 9:13 AM
Emiele Silaff
Ms Page, would you please consider transferring management of Memorial 35719836 to me. I am a great grandson of Emiele Silaff and have been researching genealogy for the Bindel and Crockett families. I am findagrave contributor bc345 #46900687.

Kindest regards,
Bill Crockett
Added by bc345 on Jul 06, 2014 2:11 PM
Steve Burton
re Ida Wilmot San Luis Cemetery
There is no cooperation from the San Luis Cemetery with Find A Grave volunteers. However, according to the San Luis Obispo County Genealogical Society you can request a photo you are looking for by doing the following:
email to
subject line San Luis Cemetery Headstone photo
They will send you the photo as an attachment to email. They took photos of the thousands of headstones they indexed in 2009.
As a reference here is the website for the index
Best wishes.
Added by Steve Burton on Sep 13, 2013 11:59 PM
Randall Stockton
RE: Stockton/Wilmot
Many thanks for corrections. Randall & Whisper Stockton
Added by Randall Stockton on Aug 15, 2013 10:06 AM
Richard Reynolds
Your G-Grandmother
You are very welcome
Added by Richard Reynolds on Aug 08, 2013 6:28 AM
Amy Barry
RE: William J. Johnson
Great. Just let me know when you create the memorial pages and I'll upload the photos pronto.

Glad I could help.
Added by Amy Barry on Apr 03, 2013 8:44 AM
Robin Hastings
RE: Easton R Page
I found him yesterday. The problem is (or was) that Section L at GGNC is HUGE, separated into at least 8 sections, and they don't honor the section lines at all times. So an L3 can be in L, L2 can be in L6, etc. It also doesn't help that the rows are not serpentine in layout, so if 6013 is the end of one row, you have to walk ALL the WAY back to the start of the next row to get to 6014. That happened to me quite a bit yesterday! But, he was found! I put the photo up for you.
Added by Robin Hastings on Mar 11, 2013 1:58 PM
Randy Fitzwater
RE: Bateman
Thank you!
Added by Randy Fitzwater on Feb 26, 2013 3:44 PM
[View all messages...]

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service