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Kathleen Englebretson (#47705227)
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Bio Photo 13 May 2014: I am getting too many e-mails giving me information that I have no idea what to do with, requests for edits that make no sense, supposed duplicates but no FAG #'s, etc. I am fairly good at what I do but (unless you are my husband) a mind reader I am not. If you send me something, please explain what you want done with it, add FAG numbers to people you want edited. Please use the EDIT link for names,dates and linking. If you have no e-mail in your profile, I am going to delete the e-mail sent to me.

I was was born and raised in Marshfield, WI. I have been deeply involved in genealogy for over 25 years. Along with research, I have also run a Family History Center and taught classes. I am willing to do research for most requests. I am well located for Wood, Clark, Marathon and Taylor counties. Lincoln and Portage are also near by.

This is my system for doing cemeteries. I have a government job that has strange hours and erratic appointment times. I have learned to carry a camera and area cemetery maps with me at all times. I may have minutes or hours in between things so that may determine how many pictures get taken. I take a picture of every stone as time allows including cleaning up the really nasty ones. I do look over the requests but do not "claim" them because I don't know when I will get them downloaded so that may explain why "requests" are filled "hit and miss". (It's also really to hard to see all those tiny photos in my program to pick and chose certain ones!)I have taken as few as 200 pictures to 800+ per cemetery visit depending on time and the size of the cemetery. I multi-task in front of the TV at night.

Please feel free to use my photos anyway you want. I believe in sharing. No special request is needed.

Also I do not care if you use my personal e-mail to contact me about edits but PLEASE include the name, cemetery and FAG number. I have been getting too many e-mails without this info and since the majority of my contributions are complete strangers to me, it is hard to respond properly with out this info.
Feel free to ask for transfers. Except for my own family I have no special attachment to the 1000's of photos I have taken. I think the comedian Rodney Dangerfield said "Take them, PLEASE, they're mine!"
Recently, I made an observation--Delete and Deliver both begin with "de" which explains why when I am tired I may hit the wrong one so if I don't respond or make an edit try again. I also noted that other words begin with "de" like dementia, demented, delusional and delirium, which explains the rest of me.
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JHaight
Hedwig C Haight
First, thank you for all of the work you have done to date. It is much appreciated. I was wondering if you would transfer Hedwig Haight # 125311547 to me for management as she is my mother-in-law and we would like to manage the family sites as they are created. Thank you so much for considering this.
Jane Haight
Added by JHaight on Jun 28, 2015 7:01 PM
MHH
Dorothy S Kafka Eaton
Please transfer Find A Grave #102723113 to me. She is buried in Gate of Heaven, Marshfield, Wisconsin. She is my aunt.

Thanks, MHH Find A Grave #46835780
Added by MHH on Jun 27, 2015 1:43 PM
Ada West
Edward Brown
Thank you....a very, very late, thank you, for taking the picture for me for Edward Brown. I truly appreciate your time. I'm in the process of moving...thus the late response!
Added by Ada West on Jun 25, 2015 2:28 PM
GraverGuy
Gate of Heaven
Thank you!!
Added by GraverGuy on Jun 24, 2015 11:34 AM
Moo, Esq.
Beller
How odd! Thank you for going above and beyond. Maybe I can get one of my boyfriend's relatives to call her children about it, it's on his side and I don't know her children personally. Thank you very much.
Added by Moo, Esq. on Jun 23, 2015 8:37 PM
Curt Gehl
Jonas
Kathleen,

For all things in the Marshfield area, you have been fantastic. Thanks,

Curt Gehl
Added by Curt Gehl on Jun 23, 2015 6:51 PM
John Berry Davis II
RE: Eckes Trnsfers
Thanks for your reply. Do you have any photos of Anton or Mathilda or their family that you can share? Thanks, John
Added by John Berry Davis II on Jun 22, 2015 7:16 PM
Robin Rainford
Thank you
Kathleen:
Thank you for your hard work.

I just found a cousin who I wouldn't have known if you hadn't documented the grave.

Thank you for your policy on photos as well.

Robin Rainford



Created by: Kathleen Englebretson
Record added: Aug 16, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 115597203
Added by Robin Rainford on Jun 22, 2015 5:29 PM
Jonelle
Arthur John Charlesworth
Kathleen,

Memorial #6187491 - the picture is on the wrong memorial. The picture is really for Arthur L. Charlesworth. Please move the photo to the correct memorial. Thanks!

Jonelle :)
Added by Jonelle on Jun 19, 2015 9:27 PM
Joan Kuehl
Otto Peter Cleveland
Find A Grave Memorial# 128597204
Norma McCabe was Married to Floyd McCabe never Otto ClevelaND
Added by Joan Kuehl on Jun 19, 2015 2:59 PM
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