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John C. Anderson (#47208015)
 member for 4 years, 9 months, 1 day
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Bio Photo My interest of documenting cemeteries began with a request to help on an Eagle Scout project in 2001.

Since I love creating and working with databases, digital photography and genealogy, what better combination!

I've documented many Howard Co. Indiana and Montclam Co. Michigan cemeteries with thousands of tombstone photos. My largest contributions are Arlington National Cemetery and Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis.

I love Find A Grave and I especially enjoy adding photos to memorials so that family members can visit their family member's grave at anytime. However, I ask that you respect my efforts. Please, do NOT copy my photos to without giving me credit. Simply indicate " 2001-2014 John C Anderson on Find A Grave". I'd appreciate a note letting me know you have copied them. However, do NOT post them to other Find A Grave memorials. Just let me know and I will upload them. Use for commercial purposes is not allowed under any circumstances. However, it is okay with me for you to post my photos of your friends and families headstones on Facebook as long as you link it back to the Find A Grave memorial. You may use my photos on your own personal website if non-commercial, but photo credit is again appreciated.

This love of documenting cemeteries has led to the formation of Instone Data Solutions, a company used by government agencies and others to digitize their old cemetery paper records.

I'm more than happy to make corrections and add relationship links to other memorials.

ALL REQUESTS FOR corrections, additional information, or transfers: PLEASE do so with the Suggest A Correction (SAC) link on the memorial for that person. [Most memorials will have an 'Edit' tab on the upper right side of the memorial. Click on the 'Edit' tab, then click on the 'Suggest a correction' link on the Edit page.]

PLEASE NOTE: I'm very grateful for corrections and additional information, but I'm receiving 75-100 a day and cannot reply to everyone. Please check back to ensure accuracy of memorial page updates.

Please be assured I do most updates, corrections and links (via SAC, email or message) within a day. Guidelines do suggest a member send no more than 20 per week to a single contributor but have no problem with receiving as many as needed to get the objective accomplished - which is getting memorials, and the cemeteries, as accurate and complete as humanly possible.

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John Steffen Transfer
Thank you so much for transferring John Steffen Find A Grave Memorial# 49354853. I will take wonderful care of my ancestor. Mary
Added by McHunter45 on Aug 21, 2014 10:36 PM
Thank you so much for the transfers of my ggg grandparents Jacob and Magdalena (Enos) Kanable. I appreciate all you have done for them and will take excellent care of them! Rob
Added by YankeeGraver on Aug 21, 2014 10:58 AM
Bob McLellan
Thank you very much for the transfer of Alfred.
Added by Bob McLellan on Aug 20, 2014 11:33 AM
Kathy Phelan
RE: William J. Elliott
Added by Kathy Phelan on Aug 18, 2014 8:50 AM
Janet Knepper
RE: Hattie Wilson in Forest Home Cemetery
Thank you SO much! I've done the same thing myself, that's why I asked. I really appreciate all that you do for Find A Grave and it's mine! smiling.....
Best Wishes!
Added by Janet Knepper on Aug 17, 2014 10:05 AM
Janet Knepper
Hattie Wilson in Forest Home Cemetery
You have a photo of Frank Wilson's headstone/marker on Hattie Wilson's memorial page. (Memorial# 5676917) Do you have a photo of Hattie's headstone/marker?
Added by Janet Knepper on Aug 16, 2014 9:33 PM
June Davis
Mabel Hiatt
Thank you for her photo, aand for transferring Arthur to me; I have his info filled in a and deleted mine. Jund
Added by June Davis on Aug 16, 2014 7:18 PM
Gallo Genes
I appreciate the transfers of my Rocchio clan very much.
I also appreciate you creating the memorials.
Added by Gallo Genes on Aug 16, 2014 4:29 PM
John Donne
LCDR Edward R. Morris USN
John, Thank you very much for transferring management of this memorial to me. # 49268807 I've added bio information and some photos and linked to family members. Best regards, JD
Added by John Donne on Aug 14, 2014 9:57 AM
Martha (Mallett) Sisler
James Dollison
Thank you for linking him to his parents. A future researcher will thank you greatly, too!!
Added by Martha (Mallett) Sisler on Aug 12, 2014 1:58 PM
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