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Rebecca Evans (#47327811)
 member for 5 years, 11 months, 30 days
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Bio Photo Please, log into FAG and use the edit tab for corrections and requests.

I will be happy to transfer a memorial to a relative (most of the time, your husband's great aunt may be an issue, or your 6th greatgrandmother who you share with 645 other descendents). I also give you permission to use any photos I take for other geneological purposes, such as posting on ancestry.com, etc. You do not have permission, however, to use it on a duplicate entry that you made.

Just a note on photos: Pictures taken at the National Cemetery were taken during overcast days, which works better with my camera. Also, if you want to see a larger picture, click on the Photos tab at the memorial and you can read the enlarged one.

As another side note about photos, I took many photos straight on and found my reflection in many of them. I had to delete those and retake them. This is true for black, grey and sometimes red stones. That is why I take photos from an angle. Also, the pictures uploaded have to be 750 KB or less (600 x 800), so they are small. I don't clean the stones.

This from FAQs:
Can I add an obituary to my interment listing?
You should not copy obituary notices from newspapers to an individual's memorial record unless you have permission from the newspaper to do so or you are the author of the obituary. Some obituaries that were published in 1922 or earlier are now in the public domain. In general, obituaries in newspapers are submitted by the family with assistance from the funeral home. If the obituary is added to the memorial record, it should list the newspaper and date the obit was printed for example "Published in the Hattiesburg American, Hattiesburg, Mississippi, Internet Edition, April 11, 2007". Please do not include the names of living or surviving relatives in the biography, unless you have their permission. If you do not have permission to copy an obituary to a memorial, you may put a note stating the name of the newspaper and the date the obituary was published.
Please do NOT add photographs from obituary notices (unless you, personally took the photo), as they are protected by copyright law. Find A Grave reserves the right to remove obituary notices and photographs from memorial records. Similarly, you may NOT scan an obituary and add it as a photograph to a memorial record.
Obituaries for "famous" individuals are usually written by newspaper staff and can not be posted to Find A Grave as the newspaper company owns that copyright.
Please do not include website addresses that may be listed in the obituary as they usually expire within a year after the obituary is printed.
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Deb Clark
William H Yerkes 1859-1943
Hi Rebecca - Would you consider uploading the photo you placed on the William H Yerkes page (Union Cemetery, Richboro, PA) on his wife's page too since they share a headstone?

She is Caroline "Carrie" Hogeland Yerkes, 1861-1962. Find A Grave Memorial# 142126912

Thanks for you consideration,
Deb
Added by Deb Clark on Jul 27, 2016 9:58 AM
AngelWings
added info
another reason some could have went through is that after 30 days the edits automatically will be processed. I have been ill lately, I am disabled. I have been very behind on edits
Added by AngelWings on Jun 29, 2016 8:16 PM
AngelWings
trascriptions
Find A Grave Support has confirmed the transcription field should include things such as "Mother" "Rest in Peace", a poem, etc. It is not meant to include everything written on the stone. Dates, locations, names, should appear in the appropriate fields.


I only add military info, sayings, poems, bible verse, etc....


If one slipped by then I can only say it was mistakenly done. Also when doing edits when you send in transcriptions which includes everything on the marker, I am only adding into the transcription PART of what you send.Then I have to do it as a decline as the system is set up to add the whole part of what you send , and then am forced to choose from a drop down menu which really doesn't list what I need to say so I choose some generic one. Look and see for yourself what the choices are for a decline, they are not very conducive to what we may need to say


I am very sorry this upset you and you questioned it

Added by AngelWings on Jun 29, 2016 7:37 PM
Annette Vliet
Christiane Bastian
Thank you for adding my cousin's name.
Her nickname was Nina.
Sorry the "a" was lost in my request.
Annette
Added by Annette Vliet on Jun 25, 2016 9:57 AM
Rebecca Pritchard
Maurice McCone
Thank you from one Rebecca to another, for taking my Dad's picture at Washington's Crossing Cemetery.

Rebecca
Added by Rebecca Pritchard on Jun 24, 2016 9:36 AM
Babcia
Photo taken
Rebecca
I want to thank you for taking the photo of Alex Sosnowski at the national Cemetary. Alex was ...my Father's youngest brother, I don't live in Pennsylvania any longer and was not informed of his passing untill this Christmas...

Thank you again
Diane Sosnowski Skinner
Added by Babcia on Jun 22, 2016 5:54 PM
Barbara Danin
Alex Danin Grave
Thanks very much for taking this photo
Rebecca. It's greatly appreciated!
Thanks for doing this work!

Barbara Danin
Added by Barbara Danin on Jun 22, 2016 12:21 PM
sgrove777
Pierson in Washington Crossing National Cemetery
Nice picture! Thank you so much for fulfilling my Photo Request!
-Steve
Added by sgrove777 on Jun 19, 2016 10:00 PM
Sidney
Leonard Wexler
Thank you very much. I appreciate you taking the time to photograph Leonard's headstone for me.

Sidney
Added by Sidney on Jun 19, 2016 1:19 PM
David
Leon McCoy
Thank you Rebecca for taking the time for find Leon McCoy's marker. Even though all the pieces fit based on his stone, I'm still not convinced this Leon is who served in my unit in Vietnam. The search continues. CAN DO! Dave Schill US Navy Seabees.
Added by David on Jun 19, 2016 12:06 PM
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