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ohSunnyOne (#47178112)
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Bio Photo My Find-a-Grave activity is only moderately curtailed by that essential 'nuisance' of "having to earn a living". I generally respond to queries, SACs and requests as soon as I can get a round tuit. Sincere apologies for all delays, and thank you for your patience. =]) Beth

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A proud Canadian, I now live in the beautiful Province of British Columbia :D Locations of interest near my former home in Ontario include all of Simcoe County (which is about an hour north of Toronto), plus Ancaster (west Hamilton) and the (former) County of Wentworth, which are due west of Toronto.
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My Mother, Margaret 'Marg' Mills, 1915 - 2014

My Dad, F/O William Ross 'Bill' Mills, 1908 - 1965, RCAF 1940-1945, 435(T) Squadron Burma 1944-'45

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Copyright courtesy requested! If you wish to use a photo that I have uploaded to a memorial here on Find-a-Grave, and post it to another website 'as yours', KINDLY ASK ME FIRST. In general, I don't mind if anyone uses my photos for their personal records, and I would hope my name would be included for the source file. But please, if you're going to post them to a FEE-BASED/SUBSCRIPTION website (including Ancestry, which as we all know ultimately profits from _everything_ contributed to their site), it would be nice if credit to the photographer (me) could be given within the posting. I don't know if other sites make this possible, but something such as: "Photograph taken by OhSunnyOne, Ancaster, Ont" would be appreciated.
Thank you for this consideration.

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"If we don't grab this data, it's gone. Stones are face down, fallen over. Some that we can read now, we won't be able to read later. Counties just don't have the resources to restore every cemetery." --
Gail Brown, coordinator faculty of the Geographic Information System program at Kirkwood Community College (Cedar Rapids, Iowa), on cemetery preservation and recording

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"God put me on this earth to accomplish a certain number of things. Right now I am
so far behind that I will never die."
- Bill Waterson [creator, 'Calvin & Hobbes']

Visitor: What a nice town. Have you lived here all your life?
Old Lady: Nope. Not yet.

My next vehicle license plate cover will read:
EAT..SLEEP..FAMILYTREE..FIND-A-GRAVE

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When the time comes that I become part of my own entries and therefore unable to manage the memorials in my stewardship anymore, I would like them all to be transferred over to my cousin and fellow contributor, Dale Alleyne (#48076216)
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Lynne Anderson
Bessie Emmeline Anderson Haskett
Hello,
I'm a bit unsure how to reply regarding Aunt Bessie. Yes, I am aware of her death. She was the youngest sibling in my grandpa Anderson's family and the last living. She was such a wonderful woman, I was to see her before she passed away. My family and I visited her and her family as often as we could. I'm in contact with her sons and was waiting to post a photo of the correct info until her headstone, was completed. Thank you so much for contacting me. I'd be happy to watch over Bessie and Dave, my great uncle Stanley Anderson is close to them as well as, Martha and Ross Easton, Mildred, and their parents, James and Annie Belle Anderson.
Added by Lynne Anderson on Dec 10, 2016 7:43 PM
Breanne M
RE: James Welton Horne, Mountain View Cem, Vancouver
Hi! Yeah no problem removing the picture. I actually recently did a project for my BC History class at college and I focused on Mountain View. That's why I took so many photographs. I uploaded them to the site and I know how/have the time to match them with graves so I guess someone else transferred them to the correct monuments.

I'm very interested in going back to the cemetery again and taking more pictures, I guess I'll have to look at the photo requests?

Breanne
Added by Breanne M on Dec 09, 2016 2:14 PM
Nickole
RE: Re: Christian Almas, Barton (St Peter's) Cemetery, Hamilton
done
Added by Nickole on Dec 08, 2016 1:50 PM
Heather
RE: Re Christian Almas
I finally saw all of your messages. I haven't had access to that email address in a number of years. I also had no idea the site had a messaging option. I transferred ownership to you, so if you need to make a change now you don't have to wait 5 years! Sorry about that.

Your distant cousin,
Heather
Added by Heather on Dec 06, 2016 10:27 PM
Operation:PictureMe
Stanley James Cox
Added a photo Stanley's memorial page. Thought it might interest you.
Added by Operation:PictureMe on Dec 04, 2016 12:48 PM
Brenda Allen
Alleyne---England and Barbados
My name is Brenda Allen and I'm working on my father's family. We have tracked to a Reynold Alleyne and I see you have a LOT on that family. Would appreciate any files you might could send our way! Just talked to a cousin in Tennessee this week that said he had found Barbados connections, but he's just moved and all of his files are packed.

Thanks!
Added by Brenda Allen on Dec 03, 2016 12:50 PM
Valerie Gray
RE: St John's Anglican, Ancaster
Hi, the only one that I was not able to find for you was Peter Cheyne, I inquired in the office and they did not have a burial site listed for him on their computer and the regular person in charge was not available. I will attempt to follow up again in the warmer weather.
Val
Added by Valerie Gray on Nov 22, 2016 7:46 PM
Valerie Gray
RE: Bill Filer, St John's Anglican, Ancaster
You are quite welcome
val
Added by Valerie Gray on Nov 22, 2016 6:59 PM
LJB
Orrock changed to Orok
When the family arrived in Canada the name was spelled Orrock. The parents and all but one son decided the name was too long and changed it to Orok. Robert jr kept the original spelling and now you can tell that son's family from all the others.

LJB
Added by LJB on Nov 17, 2016 3:00 PM
anderson
RE: Emma Chubb
I live in Winnipeg if I get a chance before the weather changes I will try to go to get the picture for you. It's one of the smaller cemeteries in Winnipeg I think it will not be very difficult to locate.
Added by anderson on Nov 05, 2016 10:02 PM
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