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John C. Anderson (#47208015)
 member for 5 years, 3 months, 7 days
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Bio Photo My interest of documenting cemeteries began with a request to help on an Eagle Scout project in 2001.

Since I love creating and working with databases, digital photography and genealogy, what better combination!

I've documented many Howard Co. Indiana and Montclam Co. Michigan cemeteries with thousands of tombstone photos. My largest contributions are Arlington National Cemetery and Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis.

I love Find A Grave and I especially enjoy adding photos to memorials so that family members can visit their family member's grave at anytime. However, I ask that you respect my efforts. Please, do NOT copy my photos to without giving me credit. Simply indicate " 2001-2014 John C Anderson on Find A Grave". I'd appreciate a note letting me know you have copied them. However, do NOT post them to other Find A Grave memorials. Just let me know and I will upload them. Use for commercial purposes is not allowed under any circumstances. However, it is okay with me for you to post my photos of your friends and families headstones on Facebook as long as you link it back to the Find A Grave memorial. You may use my photos on your own personal website if non-commercial, but photo credit is again appreciated.

This love of documenting cemeteries has led to the formation of Instone Data Solutions, a company used by government agencies and others to digitize their old cemetery paper records.

I'm more than happy to make corrections and add relationship links to other memorials.

ALL REQUESTS FOR corrections, additional information, or transfers: PLEASE do so with the Suggest A Correction (SAC) link on the memorial for that person. [Most memorials will have an 'Edit' tab on the upper right side of the memorial. Click on the 'Edit' tab, then click on the 'Suggest a correction' link on the Edit page.]

PLEASE NOTE: I'm very grateful for corrections and additional information, but I'm receiving 75-100 a day and cannot reply to everyone. Please check back to ensure accuracy of memorial page updates.

Please be assured I do most updates, corrections and links (via SAC, email or message) within a day. Guidelines do suggest a member send no more than 20 per week to a single contributor but have no problem with receiving as many as needed to get the objective accomplished - which is getting memorials, and the cemeteries, as accurate and complete as humanly possible.

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Linda M. Sayers-Vore
Thank you!
Thank you so much in the prompt transfer of Willard Vore. It just brings me closer to filling my virtual family circle.

Added by Linda M. Sayers-Vore on Feb 28, 2015 9:33 AM
Janet Stout
Frances Stout
This also is a duplicate. Please delete. Frances Stout #88270719. Thank you. Janet
Added by Janet Stout on Feb 28, 2015 7:03 AM
Janet Stout
Benjamin E. Stout
Benjamin's ID # is 88270715. Sorry I didn't include that in my previous message. Thank you. Janet
Added by Janet Stout on Feb 28, 2015 6:49 AM
Janet Stout
Benjamin E Stout
Your entry for Benjamin is a duplicate and needs to be deleted. Thank you. Janet
Added by Janet Stout on Feb 28, 2015 6:47 AM
Gary Boughton
Boughton Bouton transfers

Thanks so very much for the Boughton Bouton transfers, they are very much appreciated.

Thank you,

Gary Boughton
Added by Gary Boughton on Feb 27, 2015 8:23 PM
Edward Louis Brunner
Thank you for processing the edits for my great uncle Edward Brunner and his wife!
Added by J M on Feb 27, 2015 8:43 AM
Ms. Merritt
I really appreciate the transfer of Elizabeth Marie O'Brien. Thank you for all that you do!
Added by Ms. Merritt on Feb 27, 2015 7:36 AM
Sarah Mikkelsen Carson
Thank you for making the edits for Hannah J Coxon Brown, Lillian May Dean Scobee, and Mark Anthony Brown.
Added by Sarah Mikkelsen Carson on Feb 26, 2015 7:50 AM
Doug Lewis
Thanks for the transfers!
Added by Doug Lewis on Feb 25, 2015 6:32 PM
James Allen
Thank You for transfer..Sharon
Added by Sharon on Feb 25, 2015 5:06 PM
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