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Lance (#46976344)
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Bio Photo I have been fascinated with cemeteries as long as I can remember.


I try to put in the information as it is on the headstone, but that is not always correct/complete, so I am always happy to make corrections and add links when asked. Accuracy is important when using Find-A-Grave as a genealogy tool.


You have my permission to use my pictures for your genealogy research, but please reference the Find-A-Grave Memorial number.


If I have put in a memorial of one of your family members and you would like to take over the maintenance of it, please use the "Suggest a Correction" link and put your Find-A-Grave Member number in the request.

Also please specify your relationship when requesting transfers. I am no longer transfering outside the Find-A-Grave guidelines. If the relationship is not specified, the request will probably be ignored.

Find-A-Grave Policy on Transfers

Transfer requests should be for direct relatives within four generations, this would be your siblings, parents, grandparents, and great-grandparents. Keep in mind that the original contributor may also be related to the memorial and may not want to make the transfer.


Thank you and happy stoning to all...
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Peggy Bargen Duey
Find A Grave Change
A friend told me about this change a couple days after this was deployed. I have sent edit/s to you so I thought maybe you didn't know about it. You might want to pass it on to your friends. thanks!!! ~Peggy
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New "Automated" system for "Suggest a Correction/Submit an Edit"

******Please Note******
New System for Memorial Edits deployed by FindAGrave on 12/5/2013

Go to your Contributor/Profile page.
Look in the upper right corner. You should now see a tab called "Edits" - check there to see if any have been submitted to you. Then just review and accept.

Way easier for doing updates to names/dates/ places/plot #s/links to spouse/s and parents.

You still will get e-mails to add info to bio section.
Added by Peggy Bargen Duey on May 09, 2014 5:54 PM
Shaun Boyd
Spring Valley Cemetery
I just gotta say that your photos of the Spring Valley Cemetery are much better than the ones I have here at the library in Castle Rock! Well Done!

Shaun
Added by Shaun Boyd on Apr 21, 2014 9:00 PM
John Moore
Mary A. Lund # 51912854
Here are the memorials for Mary's parents if you could link them.

John C. Moore # 84944261 father
Missouri Moore # 84944308 mother.

Some notes if you want them.

Mary Adeline Moore is Mary Lund's maiden name. Born 16 Jan 1871, London, Laurel Co. KY. Died 21 Oct 1945. She is my grandfather's half-sister. Her spouse is Franklin F. Lund 1869-1933

Thanks!
Added by John Moore on Apr 06, 2014 5:44 PM
Doris Jaques Bair
John Lewis Piper
John passed now and the obit is listed on Loves funeral home if interested.
Thank You
Doris Bair
Added by Doris Jaques Bair on Mar 30, 2014 1:34 PM
Bill Merchant
Deacon Leonard Merchant
Re Find A Grave Memorial #24721072 for Deacon Leonard Merchant and comments by Dr. Leonard Paul Merchant:

Dr. Merchant states that Leonard was the fourth child of Joseph Merchant and Prudence Nelson Merchant. My research reflects that he was actually the child of their marriage. Prudence was first married to Zimry (or Zimri) Merchant, an older brother to Joseph. Prudence gave birth to Zimry's daughter, Letitia "Letty" Hide (or Hyde) Merchant. Zimry; his brother, Lucius; his sister, Letitia; and their mother, Dolly (Rice) Merchant, all died within a few days/weeks during an epidemic in late 1814. Zimry died 18 Dec 1814, and his daughter, Letitia -- likely named after his sister -- was born 26 Dec 1814 - eight days after his death. On 11 Aug 1815 -- eight months after Zimry's death, Prudence married Joseph who, obviously, raised Letitia as his own daughter.

I would appreciate it if you can pass this information on to Dr. Leonard Paul Merchant. If, in fact, you and or he already have this, I apologize for any duplication(s).

BTW, I have not, as yet determined my relationship to Joseph or Leonard, but I believe I am descended from the same Merchant (Marchant) family. My 4th great grandfather, Moses Marchant) was born in Montague, MA in 1767.

Thanks so much for your contributions to Find-a-Grave.com. I am also registered but have not, as yet, contributed any memorials.

William "Bill" Robert Merchant
Overland Park, KS
Added by Bill Merchant on Feb 10, 2014 3:29 PM
Laurel Shimpfky Marcucci
hello
I noticed this memorial and these people are not yet passed away. 26050931. I don't think this should be
Added by Laurel Shimpfky Marcucci on Dec 06, 2013 10:49 PM
KareBear
Louise Ketelhut Dickhaut & Louis Dickhaut
Hello Cuz,

Was wondering if you would tranfer Louise and Louis Dickhaut memorials over to my care considering Louise is my direct relative.

The majority of her family is also buired in Green Ridge Cemetery. Here are their memorial numbers 4731968 & 4731969 once again thanks for everything.
Added by KareBear on Nov 21, 2013 12:15 PM
KareBear
Louise Ketelhut Dickhaut & Louis Dickhaut
Hello Cuz,

Was wondering if you would tranfer Louise and Louis Dickhaut memorials over to my care considering Louise is my direct relative.

The majority of her family is also buired in Green Ridge Cemetery. Here are their memorial numbers 4731968 & 4731969 once again thanks for everything.
Added by KareBear on Nov 21, 2013 12:15 PM
Robert C. Peurifoy
Check out one of your memorials
Lance,
Someone left some pictures on one of your memorials. I just happened to see it while looking at others.
Memorial is 48310354

I think this should be reported to Administration.

Robert
Added by Robert C. Peurifoy on Oct 02, 2013 6:24 PM
Lorraine Meister Turk
Samuel Henwood
Hello,

Samuel Henwood Memorial #25455511, buried in the Central City Cemetery had a birth date of Jan-Mar 1858 in Cornwall, England, and his son James was born about 1881 in Colorado.

Samuel was my great grandmother's first husband - though he is not directly related to me I have keep in my Genealogy files. I would appreciate you adding this information to their memorials.

Thanks so much

Lorraine Turk
Added by Lorraine Meister Turk on Aug 18, 2013 7:41 PM
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