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Colleen Sanders Broyles (#46875999)
 member for 10 years, 23 days
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Bio Photo Hi!


A little about me...I'm a amateur photographer/genealogist/findagraver as well as an extremely proud mommy to six children (3 girls/3boys) and 16 grandchildren! :) I've been working on my own family tree since about 1994...not long after my Grama passed away...she raised me and so I do occasionally refer to her as my Mommy. Family that I am working on are Sanders, Denny/Denney, Cummins, Daglish, McCord, Heater, Galbreath and Lobb. I live with my best friend...my Ed as I call him! and our doggie, Jettie. I found Findagrave while researching our family and have been a die hard "Graver" since!

Update: Married my best friend, My Ed, Oct 3, 2014 and am now officially a "new" person lol

PLEASE If you want to request a transfer or updates to memorials do that through the "edit" tab/suggest a correction!!!! When I have many many many edits/transfers/messages to read and answer it gets frustrating to have to look up the memorials for each request when if done correctly I can just click on the link included with the suggestion/edit...quicker for me to get it done for you :) :)
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If someone has an issue with any memorial I am involved with please be polite and adult and send a note through the SAC feature and I'll gladly do whatever I can to make you happy! Leave me a rude hateful message and I'll first delete it and then forget about it. That way I'm returning the favor!

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From Find A Grave's FAQ...
"The ultimate goal should be to have meaningful, accurate memorials that honor those who have passed away, regardless of who created the memorial or who maintains it."
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I have no problem whatsoever doing any updates or links to my memorials and definitely will transfer if I'm not related and you have a direct connection.
I love being able to link up entire families as far back or forward as possible!!! It's like a big puzzle and I also love puzzles :) It gives me a great feeling to get one done! I always try to find a little information to add to the memorials that I create so that it is more than the mere fact that someone was born and they died. Sometimes I'm unsuccessful but believe me I usually spend some time searching before I give up! Stubborness I guess lol.
If I ever add a picture to a memorial that you would rather I didn't please let me know but I prefer to hear from the "manager" of the memorial.
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The Genealogy Genie
Orval Van Sickle
Thank you for the transfer!
Added by The Genealogy Genie on Dec 04, 2016 10:06 PM
Bill Mason
Preston Robert Elmore
Colleen
Would take the head stone photo you have on Preston at the Center Valley Cemetery in Hendricks Country, Indiana. Then put it on Robert Preston Elmore at the same cemetery? They are the same person. I will delete this one later

Bill Mason
Casa Grande, Arizona
Added by Bill Mason on Nov 28, 2016 4:12 PM
Carl Catherman
Enos Johnson
Thank you very much for adding the note about his musical career. I really appreciate your quick response.
Added by Carl Catherman on Nov 27, 2016 7:36 AM
Peabody
Re Miller
Thank-you again
Peabody
Added by Peabody on Nov 26, 2016 5:12 PM
Lynda Puakea
RE: Joseph & Elizabeth Wigner
Mahalo for the transfer...
Added by Lynda Puakea on Nov 23, 2016 4:45 PM
Lynda Puakea
Joseph & Elizabeth Wigner
Aloha Colleen,

Just found your photos of Joseph & Elizabethʻs grave stones and the pages you posted... thanks for doing that. They are the 2X great grandparents of my husbandʻs aunt... may I use the photos on my private family tree? I always give credit to the find a grave members who share their photos with me... thanks...I will also let husbandʻs cousins know about the memorial pages...

Regards,
Lynda Puakea
Added by Lynda Puakea on Nov 21, 2016 7:31 PM
Peabody
Re Miller
Thank-you ever so much for John Miller
Peabody.
Added by Peabody on Nov 17, 2016 6:52 PM
Lynn Stoops Chapel
RE: Billy Emberton memorial
FRUSTRATION
I have been having major problems to the point it
actually shuts my computer down. I know it has to be Find A Grave as I have no other sites that this happens. Enough to make one want to do something else If not for a good site would throw in the towel.!!
Added by Lynn Stoops Chapel on Nov 12, 2016 8:51 AM
Melissa Lessure
Cornelius Coughlin
Hi Colleen-

Cornelius Coughlin is my second great grandfather. I have been trying to find information about his life, and I noticed you left a memorial for him. Are you related to this family? I have an extensive family tree on geni.com, and I'll be happy to share information with you. I'm currently researching how he died, since he was fairly young.

Please let me know how you're related to Cornelius. I haven't found any cousins in this line yet, and it would be exciting to meet a relative.

Sincerely,
Melissa Lessure
Added by Melissa Lessure on Nov 11, 2016 1:51 PM
Dech
Henry Raymond at Growstown
I checked the Brunswick Town Records (Volume IV) for the birth & death dates for Henry and have added those to his memorial. You emailed me about him and sent me an edit. You'll probably get a message saying that I declined your edit, and I just wanted to make sure you knew that I declined it only in order to add information that wasn't on the headstone. :)
Added by Dech on Nov 02, 2016 5:31 PM
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