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Deana Samuel-Scott (#47009739)
 member for 6 years, 10 months, 6 days
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Bio Photo I live in Carmichael, California. I'm a grandmother of 3 beautiful little girls. My quest for genealogy began to perserve our family history for them. It has become so much more.

I enjoy the hunt and discovery of family treasure. Putting the pieces together for my own bloodline but also those of the extended families. Find a Grave has been a most helpful tool in finding distant cousins and connecting with them.

I have broken my virtual cems into relationships but they are each one related in one way another. I work hand in hand with my ancestry tree in providing the most accuret records possible.

The hubs and I have begun doing cemetery transcription and photo documentation.
We enjoy the peaceful time together and helping others find their loved ones.

Many wonderful folks here have transfered memorials and/or posted bio updates. That is always my intention of asking for one too, is to update and perserve information. I thank each of them for all their time and dedication to genealogy.

If I have posted a memorial or manage one of someone related to you, please email me or leave me a message here. I am always willing to update/trans depending on the need or desire.
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Bob & Bonnie McEver
Files Valley Cemetery
This relates to the status of the cemetery in Files Valley, TX. In the 1970s, a board was established to oversee maintenance of the cemetery. All of the board members are now deceased. In order to insure some level of maintenance going forward, a new board should be established. A meeting seems necessary to reestablish the board and the first group to make contact with, before going to the general population of the community, in my opinion, should be those FindAGrave Contributors who have shown an interest and demonstrated some effort to preserve the memory of those interred there. If you have experience in managing small cemeteries and/or the interest to participate in this process, please contact me via email at

Regards and thanks for all your work for FindAGrave.
Robert McEver
Added by Bob & Bonnie McEver on Oct 18, 2014 4:04 PM
Cathy Taylor
McCann in Zion Cemetery
Just a quick note to let you know that I have added headstone photos to Howard and Emma McCann's memorial pages. If for any reason you would like the photos removed, please let me know. I have also created a site for Rodney A. McCann. Rodney is laid to rest beside Howard and Emma.
Howard #40937286
Emma #40937567

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Cathy Taylor
Added by Cathy Taylor on Jan 22, 2014 1:32 AM
Tamara Bussinger- Krzyaniak
Byron Sperling
Added by Tamara Bussinger- Krzyani... on Dec 19, 2013 3:11 PM
Tamara Bussinger- Krzyaniak
Byron Sperling
I just wanted you to know that Byron Sperling in Garfield Cemetery does not have a stone. I have the SPERKLING surname....:)
Added by Tamara Bussinger- Krzyani... on Dec 19, 2013 3:10 PM
Darleen Dorenkamper
Erna Louise Lenaburg Wiest
Erna Louise Schultz b. 24 Aug 1899 to Edward Emil Schultz and Helena "Lena" Christine Lenaburg. According to a family history booklet, she married Robert C. Lenaburg in 1923 a very short time before marrying George Emil Wiest. I can find no record of either marriage. So I am not sure about the marriage to Robert C Lenaburg, who was the son of Reinhold Robert Lenaburg & Josie Kerschner Lenaburg.

Erna's mother Lena Lenaburg Schultz was a sister of my grandmother Anna Alvina Lenaburg Magandy. She was granddaughter of Herman Adolph Lenaburg, brother to Reinhold - so perhaps when discovering they were cousins, Erna Schultz & Robert C. Lenaburg had their marriage dissolved.

The Erna Louise Schultz marriage to Robert C. Lenaburg is mystery to me and I keep hoping someone can give me some documented facts. Yet Lenaburg is on the headstone along with Erna Wiest! I know of no other Erna Lenaburgs in the family so believe it is Erna Schultz Lenaburg Wiest.

Darleen (Magandy) Dorenkamper

Added by Darleen Dorenkamper on Dec 08, 2013 6:49 PM
Matthew Glennon
RE: Photo Requests for Cemetery: Moseley Cemetery
Added by Matthew Glennon on Oct 03, 2013 10:08 AM
Matthew Glennon
Photo Requests for Cemetery: Moseley Cemetery
Can you give me a little more information as to where the cemetery might be? I'll attempt the request this afternoon if I can find it.
Added by Matthew Glennon on Oct 03, 2013 6:52 AM
Denise Bowman Flynn
Please check the memorials you added to Ebenezer AME Church in Lincoln County, Mississippi. These memeorials are in the wrong cemetery.
Added by Denise Bowman Flynn on Aug 11, 2013 2:20 PM
Photo of Zion church (Bay County MI)
Hello Deana, I'm a brand new member (just joined yesterday), but I noticed you added a photo of Zion Lutheran Church located in Beaver Township, Bay County MI. Although it is a nice looking church, it is not Zion. I drive by this church frequently, would you like me to take another photo for you.
Added by RAP on Jun 22, 2013 10:41 AM
Midge Buck
I live near Moseley and I see that there is another request for Arthur. You have 2 requests. I am more than willing to go and take these pictures but have no idea where this cemetery is. I spent a few hours last week looking for 2 other small, private cemeteries in the county. The cemetery page has no directions to find this. It is my thought that these small, family cemeteries are now on private property. I would contact the current owners before going onto their property. Can you give me any idea where this is - a road or address? Have you checked with the Chesterfield County Historical Society for additional information? Let me know your thoughts. I have been through this with my own family and ended up in a cow pasture in upstate NY !!!
Midge Marable, Chesterfield, VA
Added by Midge Buck on May 22, 2013 4:11 PM
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