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Mona Anderson (#46620248)
 member for 10 years, 11 months, 1 day
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Bio Photo I started researching my husband's family several years ago when we "inherited" all the photos, newspaper clippings, wedding invitations, etc. that his grandmother had kept. I didn't want to throw it all out because it was a lifetime of memories and keepsakes so I began to organize it on a genealogy database. Then I was "hooked"!

I accidently stumbled onto my cousin's posting on a message board while I was searching for information on MY family and this thing just took on a life of it's own.

I volunteered to take photos for Find-a-Grave after I requested and received some for my postings. It was so exciting to see the stones that I thought it would be nice to reciprocate. I also think I have a "sixth sense" or the deceased just "call to me" because since I started taking photos, I've been to cemeteries that I've never been to and I just seem to be able to walk right up to the grave! I've done it almost every time!

If I have posted something incorrectly or if I have posted something you feel is inappropriate, please email me or leave a message and I will correct it.

I am not related to any of the postings for Mifflin County, PA so I will gladly transfer memorials to a family member, no matter how distant. PLEASE USE THE EDIT TAB AT THE MEMORIAL TO MAKE THE TRANSFER REQUEST. It's much easier that way and all the necessary information is there.

Any photos I post here are free to be used by anyone. If you do not want me to use your photos, please do not claim my requests.
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Jeff Sheaffer
Thanks Again!
Mona-

I greatly appreciate you capturing the hi-res photo of Austin and Julia Ann (Kauffman) Gro's headstone.

Your monumental efforts and contributions to Find-a-Grave are amazing!

Thanks again!

Jeff Sheaffer
Southern Maryland
Added by Jeff Sheaffer on May 04, 2015 9:22 AM
Jeff Sheaffer
Thank You!
Mona-

I greatly appreciate you taking time out of your busy day, not only for locating the burial site, but also for capturing and posting the
hi-res photo of William R. and Elizabeth (Ranck) Bratton's headstone.

Your level of effort and professional results, help make Find-a-Grave one of the best research tools available.

Jeff Sheaffer
Southern Maryland
Added by Jeff Sheaffer on May 04, 2015 9:16 AM
Patty Frank
James & Elmer Ewing, Mattawana
Thanks so much for photographing my relative headstones.
Added by Patty Frank on May 03, 2015 8:16 PM
K.M. Cargill
Father's name
Camilla's father was Hamilton Kauffman (1811-10.05.1881), although I do not know where he is buried.
Added by K.M. Cargill on Apr 30, 2015 8:41 AM
Doris Hartman
RE: Nelson Best
You are welcome.
Added by Doris Hartman on Apr 30, 2015 5:55 AM
Lavelle
Bertha Gibboney
Thanks Mona for connecting her with her parents.
Hope you're enjoying Spring!
Added by Lavelle on Apr 27, 2015 3:46 PM
Linda
RE: Mattawana Cemetery
Thanks Mona! Really appreciated the map you emailed! Will let you know how I make out.
Added by Linda on Apr 27, 2015 6:26 AM
Jeff Sheaffer
Thanks Again!
Mona-

I greatly appreciate all that you do for the Find-a-grave community.

Thanks for taking time out of your busy day to locate and photograph the gravesites of both Moses and Emma T. (Kauffman) Harshbarger and for posting them on Find-a-Grave.

Your efforts and level are support are truly "Impeccable!"

Jeff Sheaffer
Southern Maryland
Added by Jeff Sheaffer on Apr 20, 2015 7:57 AM
emilie parsons bender
Hart gravesite mattawana
Thank you very much for the photos of my grandparents gravesite. I have not been back to Mcveytown for years since I sold the house on church street. Thank you. I also take pictures here in Indianapolis. Emilie Parsons Bender
Added by emilie parsons bender on Apr 19, 2015 10:17 AM
Connie Warden Hallman
Ephraim Harshbarger, Mattawanna
Hi Mona, thank you adding those pictures. It turns out I am going to get the chance to visit McVeytown PA in a month or so to do some research so if anyone else needs pictures of gravestones or info from the McVeytown archives I'd be happy to help.
Added by Connie Warden Hallman on Apr 18, 2015 1:49 PM
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