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Martha Yager (#47102375)
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I started out just responding to photo requests for Mound Grove Cemetery in Independence, Missouri. The cemetery was established by the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints in 1904.

I found myself walking up and down the same rows over and over hunting names. I then decided I would take a certain section, record the names, come home and check to see if they were listed. If not, I would go back and get a picture.

Then I found out that Jackson County Genealogical Society published a book in 1997, with the cemetery assisting with information, which I could purchase.

So now I am taking a section at a time and in some cases re-doing my photos.

I am happy to transfer memorials to family; just let me know. Plus, my photos are for public use should you wish to copy them.

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memphis rain
RE: Michael & Johanna Flynn St John
Martha,

Thank you so much as well for your kind and thoughtful message. I am so happy that this helps the family!

Respectfully,
Memphisrain
Added by memphis rain on Feb 21, 2015 12:05 PM
Cheryl Tolman
John Bishop
May I have permission to attach the picture you have taken to my ancestry tree? This is a distant relative. If you would like you can transfer and I will maintain the memorial. Thank YOu

#69865609
Added by Cheryl Tolman on Feb 02, 2015 11:42 AM
Pat Helton
Leona L. Jones Mound Grove Cem Indep Mo
Added by Pat Helton on Dec 18, 2014 3:01 AM
Pat Helton
Birth place of Leona L Jones
Added by Pat Helton on Dec 18, 2014 2:52 AM
Janet Johnston Alder
RE: Orville M St John
You are welcome! He is buried very near my parents. It was a rare sunny day in Portland and Mt St Helen's was visible from his gravesite. I will upload a scenery photo to his memorial page.
Added by Janet Johnston Alder on Dec 14, 2014 8:40 PM
Karen Hill Walker
RE: Delbert Edwin Bogue
Thanks Martha - Helen was a much loved cousin.
Karen Walker
Added by Karen Hill Walker on Oct 28, 2014 12:55 PM
Carla Nash
Everett Lee Shakespeare
Everette Lee Shakespeare is the son of Hazel M. (DeLong) Shakespeare and James E. Shakespeare. His memorial number is 60817281. Would you please link him to his parents?
Hazel is a distant cousin of mine and I appreciate finding the family on Find A Grave and certainly appreciate the work and time you have obviously been putting into making this information available to so many of us.

I will be very grateful to you for linking Everett with his parents.

If you are wishing to transfer some of the memorials you have created, I will be happy to have to you transfer this family to me.

Carla
47658428
Added by Carla Nash on Oct 22, 2014 1:11 PM
Karen Hill Walker
Delbert & Helen Bogue
Hi Martha,

You have Helen Bogue in Find A Grave Memorial# 76303475. Delbert and Helen died and were buried at the same time. You do not have Delbert Bogue, that I could find, on Find A Grave. Does he not have a headstone? I am a distant cousin of Helen.

Thanks,
Karen Walker
khw4@yahoo.com
Added by Karen Hill Walker on Oct 01, 2014 12:30 PM
Carl Catherman
Malcolm Fye
Thank you very much for updating his memorial.
Added by Carl Catherman on Sep 29, 2014 7:28 AM
Lois
RE: Bebout
Martha,
No I am not a relative. I am just trying to update some of the memorials that have been put on earlier. It seems to be a hobby of mine. Surely hope you don't mind.
Lois
Added by Lois on Sep 11, 2014 9:19 PM
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