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Connie Lagasse Russell (#47359327)
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Bio Photo OK..so I've been doing Find-a-Grave for a while now and have decided to change my bio a bit.

Here are my thoughts on this stuff.

Relax..enjoy what you're doing otherwise you should stop before you get too far into it. No man is an island and this certainly can't be done alone. Rather than complain about someone's work...help them with it.

TRANSFERS: In most cases I'll transfer any memorial that isn't listed in my family surnames. I transfer on a case by case decision. I don't have issues with the number of generations. If I've transferred a memorial to you, please be sure you can maintain it or make the changes that others request. If for any reason, you can't maintain the memorials I've transferred to you, I'll be more than happy to take it back. ..please don't ask for a transfer of memorials and then become an inactive member, and have all your memorials go stagnant...TRANSFER THEM BACK OR TRANSFER THEM TO SOMEONE WHO CAN MAINTAIN THEM.

PICTURES: If I've taken a picture or attached a document ... please help yourself...no need to give me credit. I don't need to toot my horn or have it tooted. I've added them to the memorials for everyone to use. If you want to attach a picture to my memorials that are better than mine...please do so. I welcome them, but keep in mind I might use them in Ancestry.com if they're in my family tree....thanks again in advance.

EDITS: If there are errors in any of the memorials that I've entered please let me know. I'll be glad to correct them as well as make any changes necessary. PLEASE USE THE EDIT BUTTON.

FLOWERS: PLEASE PLEASE don't use the flower section as a place to add a bio for the memorial...that isn't where it belongs. If I happen to come across one on a memorial that I've created, I will ask you to remove it. I'll gladly add it to the bio...just send me an EDIT. If it isn't deleted in a timely amount of time I will ask edit@findagrave.com to remove it.

DUPLICATES: Duplicates happen...it's impossible not to happen. We've all created duplicates. If you've created a duplicate, please don't ignore the courteous request to delete them. I will gladly delete mine. If you don't delete your duplicate within a reasonable amount of time, I will ask edit@findagrave.com to do so.

It's hard for me to understand that these memorials belong to any one person....I believe they belong to "all" of us.

A sincere THANK YOU to all the Find a grave volunteers for all the hard work, help and dedication that you've given me...even some of you who have been a bit snippy and nasty at times.

This may sound a bit crude, but my theory is "if you don't want to share your toys...get out of the sandbox".

Thanks for reading my bio.
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Suki Davey
Relative Connections???
Whew! They are back. Was wondering how in the world I was going to back up Find A Grave. Smile. Suki Davey
Added by Suki Davey on Oct 30, 2014 8:19 AM
Fran Hanchett
David Moody
Thank you for the photo. I have been there twice looking for him, but didn't find him. Is he in the County Section? Do you remember, does he have a flag and Civil ?war Marker?
If not, I will bring up a flag holder.

I thought I looked at every one of the gravestones in the County section, but somehow, I guess I missed it both times.

Thank you again.
Fran
Added by Fran Hanchett on Oct 27, 2014 5:47 AM
Norman Dodge
Find A Grave Memorial # 112098944
Connie, Thank you for the many updates and pay attention to details. I really appreciate your good works. Especially for straightening out. Bernice Marion Eager Dodge and Earl Isaac Dodge.
Added by Norman Dodge on Oct 25, 2014 6:13 AM
Stanley Shepard
Edward Pomeroy Barrows
Thank you for informing me about the dup records I looked at the record 90409398. This record has Burial as unknown witch I have been told is against the rules I have been told in the past. I use non cemetery burial and only for my ancestors that I do not know were they are buried. Edward is a relative and a war hero who died for his country. I did a lot of research on him found where he was buried and got pictures of his grave stone. I do not know who the person that made the record no bio or other info. Am going to leave it be for now in the past I had find a grave merge records. I do not do this for numbers I do it to record my ancestors and record graves that have not been recorded yet.
Added by Stanley Shepard on Oct 24, 2014 9:57 PM
Backus Family History
Frank J - Saloma M Strong Marsh
Thanks so much for the headstone photo! Have a great day!
Added by Backus Family History on Oct 20, 2014 10:49 AM
Tim & Grace
In Like Flint

Hi Connie,

It looks like Fronie's mother's middle name was Flint... Melinda Flint Holt, and then she married Leonard Flint to become Melinda Flint Holt Flint.

All of the intermarrying between the same families makes this so interesting. I guess that is why peyton Place was so popular back in the Sixties ;)

Sincerely, Tim
Added by Tim & Grace on Oct 13, 2014 10:03 AM
Tim & Grace
Sophronia Holt Flint Memorial# 117457247

Hi Connie,

Fronie's maiden name was Flint... her middle name was Holt after her mother's maiden name. I have just sent you links to her parents, whom you also have memorials for.

Always a pleasure to "play in the sandbox" with you ;)

Sincerely, Tim Cooper
Added by Tim & Grace on Oct 13, 2014 9:29 AM
Floral Designer
RE: Memorial# 136969500
Obits are not allowed also, Wendy recorded the main headstone with his mother still alive, you live in N h , you do a small town in pa, and most of your work are obits....Interesting for sure, most of the people at st marks my family knows and us kids know their kids who are now in the late sixties. Let's not go there. Closed book
Added by Floral Designer on Oct 12, 2014 3:57 PM
Trish Cox
Harry & Etta Noyes
Thank you so much for the photos of Harry & Etta Noyes headstones, I greatly appreciate it!!!
Added by Trish Cox on Oct 12, 2014 1:33 PM
Sue
Goerke
Thank you for the grave photo.
Added by Sue on Oct 11, 2014 2:08 PM
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