Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Advertisement
Ann (#47099958)
 member for 7 years, 7 months, 13 days
[Add to MyFriends]
Bio and Links
September, 2016
I will have limited computer access during September. I will make all updates as time allows.
* * * * *

Recently had my DNA tested and it verified that I am almost 50/50 Finnish and Irish heritage.
* * *
When I walk a cemetery, I make a note of other nearby relatives, the section/area I am in and include it in my transcriptions. When you are researching a 'John Smith', it helps to know if there are other 'Smith' names next to him.
Some cemeteries restrict photo taking by non-family members. Having any plot information helps all of the photo volunteers.
When I first started, I just wrote down names without photos. Now I take photos of all of the headstones.

Quite often I find myself researching the folks that I create memorials for, adding additional information and linking as many as I can locate.

* * * * *
I will make corrections/additions to any memorial that I have created.

All requests are verified before I change the memorial.
* * * * *

* * *
Find A Grave states that all photographs belong to the person that took the photo, per COPYRIGHT rules.
When posting a photo to any other website or software, please make a notation of the person's name that took the photo. He or she should be acknowledged for their photo.
 Contact: Leave Public Message
Contributions to
Find A Grave
 • 9,824 Memorials Added
 • 9,756 Memorials Managed
 • 25 Memorials/Week
 • 15,633 Photos
 • 2 Photo Requests
 • 165 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 6 Virtual Cemeteries
 • 261 Fame Ratings
 • 34 Friends
Search Contributor's Records

 
First NameLast Name

Virtual Cemeteries
Friends (45)
Hill/Shaw/McMahan/Amory/S... (138)
Interesting People & Head... (27)
Lugnet/Hannon Families (51)
Russell/Thompson Families (39)
Schaffer-Schiefer (15)
Find A Grave Friends
A.Firefly ͩ..., anita eckstein, Arlene Jones-Sw..., Carrie and Alle..., ChuckNorris, Craig (Gibson/T..., D. H., Daphane Hoover, Dave Holub, Diane, Dona Horine, Douglas Kirk So..., Dr. John, Jan, Jim Tipton, Jonathon Mauser, Kathie L. Webb ..., Katie Baptiste ..., LadyDragon, LittleDutchman, [View all Find A Grave Friends...]
Messages left for Ann (607)[Leave Message]
Carrie and Allen
Photo on wrong memorial
Hi Ann, please check memorial 39363083, it looks like you've posted a picture for someone else. Hope all's well!
Added by Carrie and Allen on Sep 23, 2016 9:55 PM
Scott W. Trent Jr.
Anderson M. "Andy" Trent
He was (born 10-24-1880) and (died 4-16-1968) and md. to Nola Smallman of OR.... I don't have any kids for them.... sorry!
Scott Trent - VA
Added by Scott W. Trent Jr. on Sep 18, 2016 12:33 PM
Carrie and Allen
Belcrest, not Belmont
Sorry, obviously I meant Belcrest! LOL!
Added by Carrie and Allen on Sep 12, 2016 12:46 PM
Carrie and Allen
RE: Edits
Hi Ann:
Yes, thanks for making the changes, I always try to do my homework. :-) Salem is new for me, I've only been here a year, and I still have one genealogical foot in Central Oregon (finishing projects there) and one here. No one's done much with GPS here, and I am surprised at how many burials in Belmont aren't on Findagrave yet. Lately I've spent more time at the State Archives looking up Death Certificates than walking in cemeteries, but it's hard to stay indoors in this gorgeous weather. We've been hopscotching around the area, getting to know what's here cemetery-wise. I'd love to come to some meetings, my husband brought home your flyer, but I work full time and it's hard to get to everything.
Thanks for the contact!
Cheers,
Carrie
Added by Carrie and Allen on Sep 12, 2016 12:44 PM
GrooveDigger
RE: Thankful
Hi Ann ~

No need for a transfer - re:Alvah D.Campbell. Just glad to help link the links!
Added by GrooveDigger on Sep 12, 2016 9:47 AM
GrooveDigger
Alvah D.Campbell
Hello again Ann ~

I guess it would help if I had all of my notes handy when replying!

I've okayed the link up.

Jessie was Alvah's 2nd wife , as shown in the 1910 Census.

Although not my Great Grandmother , Vera Jane Campbell's mother.
( THAT was Bertha Putnam. ).

Mystery solved.
Added by GrooveDigger on Sep 06, 2016 3:58 PM
GrooveDigger
Alvah D.Campbell
Hello Ann ~

Have only just seen your request today. Must admit , I'm slightly confused. According to my findings Alvah D.Campbell was married to Bertha E.Putnam. ( Now , of course , it's always possible there was a divorce , a re-marriage , etc. , I don't know about. )

Would love to know a little more info.

Alvah is my Great Great Grandfather. Are you , possibly , a relative?
Added by GrooveDigger on Sep 06, 2016 3:23 PM
Lorna Coats
Gusta Evanhus
Hello Ann,
Thank you so much for all your work ! I would like to make a correction for Gusta Evanhus. Her name Gusta Tveter Evenhus.
She is buried near her sons Albin Evenhus and Casper Evenhus, also her grandsons Glen Evenhus, Gerald Evenhus, Dean Evenhus, and Dennis Evenhus.
Thank you again for all your work.
Lorna
Added by Lorna Coats on Aug 30, 2016 2:42 PM
Cheryl Brown-Morales
RE: Spies family
Thank you
Added by Cheryl Brown-Morales on Aug 23, 2016 11:35 AM
Cheryl Brown-Morales
Page,
Would you please fix the page with the information below. If you do not want to fix it please transfer it to me and I will fix it. Thank you Cheryl Morales

Louis Peter Spies, Jr.
July 20, 1879
Neosho, Labette, Kansas, USA

December 24, 1964
Salem, Marion, Oregon, USA

Belcrest Memorial Park Cemetery, Salem, Marion, Oregon, USA

Find A Grave Memorial# 138520251

wife
Evelyn Lucinda Liston
August 08, 1878
Cumberland, Cass, Iowa, USA

March 12, 1974
Salem, Marion, Oregon, USA

Belcrest Memorial Park Cemetery, Salem, Marion, Oregon, USA

Find A Grave Memorial# 138520270

Peter Jr. Father
Find A Grave Memorial# 34997932

Peter J mother
Find A Grave Memorial# 34997931
Added by Cheryl Brown-Morales on Aug 21, 2016 11:23 AM
[View all messages...]
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service UPDATED