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Ann (#47099958)
 member for 6 years, 2 months, 7 days
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April, 2015
I will have limited computer access during April. I will make all updates as time allows.
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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. It is very helpful having any plot information.
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.

As time allows, I am willing to do some Oregon obituary research for others. This is my form of 'Pay It Forward'.

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

All requests are verified before I change the memorial.
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Transfer of Photo to Original Memorial
Hi Ann! Long time since we've chatted!

It has been pointed out to me that my memorial for Hazel Owsley is a duplicate. Since you posted a photo on my memorial (73218017) would you mind re-posting it to the original memorial (5965173) and then I'll delete my duplicate.

Added by LadyDragon on Apr 15, 2015 4:27 AM
Teri Tighe
Alexis Ashton
Hi Ann, can you add these memorials to Alex's gravestone page. They are his parents.

Sarah C. Walker Ashton 142479609


William B. Ashton 144569150


Teri Tighe
gg granddaughter of William Walker, Sarah's brother.
Added by Teri Tighe on Apr 10, 2015 11:18 AM
Robert Longbottom # 46521199
Thank you for the update on David Shower's burial site.

Added by Robert Longbottom # 465... on Apr 03, 2015 12:53 PM
Jennie B
Rev Thomas Mitts
Thank you so much for posting this info. I had no idea that my grandparents were buried together or even where they were.
Added by Jennie B on Mar 12, 2015 9:25 PM
Mike Savage
Allport's moved to Belcrest
Hi Ann,
Thanks for your email. Sorry it took so long to get these changes made for Thomas and Aurelia Allport. I appreciate the info you provided and have now made those changes. Please let me know if I've missed anything.

Thanks, Mike.
Added by Mike Savage on Mar 06, 2015 1:49 PM
Crawford and Grace Moore
Thank you Ann for transferring my great grandparents to me and bigger thanks for creating their memorials!
Added by Kastlerose on Feb 22, 2015 12:17 PM
ALEXANDERs #97904250 & #97904316
Hello Ann, The two other children listed in the 1900 census (Caroline and Mary W.) are also interred (and you have recorded them) at Mt. Crest Abbey. They are Elizabeth A. KORINEK #97517460, and Maryan W. Hagen #115054133, wife of Oscar L. Hagen #115054085. I would be happy to provide you with proof if you would allow me to contact you privately.

Added by JWard on Feb 17, 2015 11:25 AM
Clifford Ellis
Hi, I am doing my family history and Clifford Ellis is my immediate uncle, could you please transfer so I can add in all the siblings and parents along with other info? Thank you, Lisa
Added by lisa on Feb 14, 2015 11:27 PM
Alexanders #97904250 & #97904316

First, thank you for recording these two individuals at Mt. Crest Abbey Mausoleum. Second, there are two people incorrectly listed with them as a daughter and a son. A third person listed, is in fact, a daughter. Are these calculated relationships easy to delete?

Added by JWard on Feb 13, 2015 6:39 PM
Richard Young
Lloyd F Risor
Your entry for this person has the b date of 12 Apr 1901 and d date of 14 Feb 1965; however, the data on the tombstone pictured on that entry has dates of 16 Sep 1900 and 11 Jan 1969.??

Rick Young (my wife is a Risor)
Added by Richard Young on Feb 08, 2015 10:31 AM
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