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BJShields (#47495665)
 member for 3 years, 11 months, 26 days
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Bio Photo I very much appreciate photos being added to the memorials I create, however, I ask that when photos are added to memorials that I own, please be sure it is a quality photo showing the entire marker, and that the photo is not sideways or upside down. I take great care to take nice photos for the memorials owned by others, going as far as to edit them on photoshop to ensure they look the best they can. I would appreciate the same care for photos added to memorials I own. So if I see a photo that is sideways, I will edit it to be rotated correctly and then repost it.

You may use photos I have taken of grave markers, but please note credit with " BJShields Find-A-Grave Member #47495665".

I appreciate any information anyone wants to share that can be added to any of the memorials I've posted. I don't mind transferring ownership if the memorial is not one of my own relatives.

If you would like to use a personal photo of a person, please check with me first (unless it is a photo I included from an obituary, which I note in the caption of the photo).

If there is a photo or any information that family members would rather not be included on a memorial, please don't hesitate to let me know and I will be happy to delete it.

If you happen to notice I've entered a duplicate of another memorial, don't get upset, just let me know and I'll be happy to delete it. I make every effort to ensure that I don't create duplicates.
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Base Kuhn
Hi there
Hi BJ. Thank you as always for the Maugans tramsfer.
Added by Base Kuhn on Apr 05, 2015 9:10 AM
judith richards
RE: Re: Charles H. Thompson Jr.
Chas thompson's memorial appears upright when I just checked it.
Added by judith richards on Apr 04, 2015 6:49 PM
Dori & Ed
Annie (Heckman) Bloom 10866021
Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!
Thank you for correcting Annie (Heckman) Bloom 10866021 memorial. I appreciate the time you took to help me with my family.
I have added her photo.
Thank you.
Dori 47796684
Added by Dori & Ed on Apr 04, 2015 2:05 PM
Dori & Ed
Annie (Heckman) Bloom 108660201
I see by your post you would like to be checked with first before anyone adds a photo to one of your memorials.

From your post.
"If you would like to use a personal photo of a person, please check with me first (unless it is a photo I included from an obituary, which I note in the caption of the photo)."

Please consider my adding a photo of Annie (Heckman) Bloom 108660201 to her memorial.
The photograph is taken from my great grandparents old photo album which I have inherited. Annie was my great grandfather Christian Heckman Jr. sister, she is my great aunt.
Thank you for all your help.
Dori 47796684
Added by Dori & Ed on Mar 26, 2015 9:25 AM
Dori & Ed
Annie (Heckman) Bloom 10866021
Your memorial of Annie (Heckman) Bloom 108660201 has her linked to her brother Christian Heckman Jr. 5198241 not her father Christian Heckman Sr.
There are two Christian Heckman's a father and son.
I have sent you an EDIT, but it still has not be corrected.
I would appreciate it if you would you please make the correction.
Thank you for adding her memorial and for helping me with my family.

Dori 47796684

Added by Dori & Ed on Mar 26, 2015 9:06 AM
Landon Bressler
Oremton Farm
I was wondering where you gathered your information for
I am a descendant of theirs and am trying to find documentation of the site.
Added by Landon Bressler on Mar 21, 2015 3:10 PM
Lost Mountaineer
RE: Re: Catharine Binnix
No problem. You're welcome. Her Feb. 1822 Christening pretty much proves she was a few months old then.

I got to Catharine researching her son, George who I found buried alone in a veterans cemetery in Tennessee. I feel like everyone deserves to be connected with their parents/place of origin. I hope his link to her won't be removed.

Added by Lost Mountaineer on Mar 01, 2015 11:43 AM
Lost Mountaineer
RE: Re: Catharine Binnix
Sorry to correct your vision, but enlarge the photo. It says 42, not 12. The left side of the 4 is fainter but it's visible.

Several Censuses say birth was 1821.
Maryland, Births and Christenings Index, 1662-1911:
Name: Eleanora Catharine Titlo
Gender: Female
Birth Date: 16 Dec 1821
Birth Place: Frederick, Frederick, Maryland
Christening Date: 10 Feb 1822
Father's name: Adam Titlo
Mother's name: Margareth

Catharine was the wife of Henry Binnix, 1816 1900.

Catharine's children:
Ellenora Binnix
1842 1920
Mary Binnix
1845 1911
George W Binnix
1848 1914
Samuel Henry Binnix
1855 1928
Sarah Binnix
Added by Lost Mountaineer on Mar 01, 2015 10:28 AM
Base Kuhn
Hi dear
Hope all is well. I thought I might of sent you a message already. But sometimes my mind plays tricks on me,lol take care.(Base)
Added by Base Kuhn on Jan 15, 2015 9:40 PM
Jerry Coffman
Thomas Bartlett
You posted a memorial for him #112977687 and show a son Thomas 1670/1671 to 1739.
I am showing the father to be Nicholas Bartlett 1642-1690 married to Lucy Latimer.
I would like to have our tree correct so would you PLEASE tell me where and how you got your information.
Thank you
Jerry Coffman
Added by Jerry Coffman on Jan 05, 2015 10:27 AM
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