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Linda Jenkins Werts (#47016781)
 member for 8 years, 3 months, 21 days
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Bio Photo My interest in genealogy began 66 years ago when I listened to my mother and grandmother trace relationships of their friends and family.

As a Find A Grave photo volunteer for Lone Fir Pioneer Cemetery, I sometimes stumble over a neglected or forgotten grave marker. I add information or create memorials for the lives I discover in this way.

I've lived in Portland since 1985. Do not presume to lecture me on the city of today or yesterday, the history or current status of Lone Fir Pioneer Cemetery.

If you have rules and procedures and requirements for memorials and photos, don't expect me to follow them. As far as cleaning headstones? Don't be silly. I clean off the bird ****, wipe the dust, pull the weeds, rinse the mud. What good is a photo where the name can't be seen or the dates visible?

Use the "edit" tab to request additions, changes, transfers. Do not burden me with the task of searching for the memorial.

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RE: Halseth photo requests
You're right. I had no clue. Sorry.
Added by katietdyer on Sep 20, 2016 5:57 PM
Re: photo for Andrew C Halseth
Thanks so much for capturing the photo for Andrew's stone. Helps give some clarification to things!
Much appreciated!
~Wendy S
Added by Wendelina on Sep 20, 2016 4:05 PM
Sharon Palmer
Charles Martin Stites
Thank you very much for your effort and time in finding the burial place for Charles Stites, and taking photo's of his resting place. Thank you again, Sharon
Added by Sharon Palmer on Sep 16, 2016 9:13 AM
Scott Adell
Rebecca Davis
Thank you for your information Linda. The Rebecca in question and the infant Frank may have been part of that family, but the burial location of Isaac's wife is now presently unknown and to be determined. Thank you again, and best. Scott
Added by Scott Adell on Aug 15, 2016 10:38 AM
Scott Adell
Rebecca Davis
Hi Linda, please forgive me as I jumped the gun moments ago. I requested a grave marker photo only to realize after the fact that her grave is unmarked. I hope my request goes to you so that you can dismiss it out right. I do have a question however, which has to do with how the information was obtained on her Find A Grave memorial regarding her date of death if there is nothing there to read? She was my 3rd GG and she did not die until 1900, as I have her memorial card saved by her daughter, Martha Luella DAVIS//Alkire. I guess I'm trying to figure out if this is my Rebecca Davis's grave, or not. Thank you for any information you can offer. S
Added by Scott Adell on Aug 14, 2016 6:07 PM
Jim Hutcheson (James Sterling H.)
RE: Edith Strowbridge Keller in Lone Fir
Thank you for letting me know.

Jim H
Added by Jim Hutcheson (James Ster... on Aug 09, 2016 5:11 PM
Gen Finder
Thank you
I appreciate all your efforts in finding the headstones for the Schulz family
Added by Gen Finder on Jul 23, 2016 7:13 AM
Gen Finder
RE: Thank you
Yes, my research shows they are all related. I have submitted requests to link then on Find A Grave. Your comment did held in my research though.
Added by Gen Finder on Jul 19, 2016 10:52 PM
Gen Finder
Thank you
Thank you for Fred Erz's grave photos, our explanation of the location of his grave helped to verify his identity.
Added by Gen Finder on Jul 19, 2016 6:55 AM
Steve Love
RE: Hamshaw plot
I'll send my email address to your email address. Thanks. No doubt you'll like this: I got kicked out of a cemetery this morning. LOL
Added by Steve Love on Jul 16, 2016 11:14 AM
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