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Rob (#47017362)
 member for 7 years, 8 months, 1 day
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Bio Photo I'm a genealogy enthusiast, a Civil War & U.S. military history buff and have always had a fascination with cemeteries. I'm also a USAF veteran of the Persian Gulf War, a second generation hillbilly and recently commissioned as a Kentucky Colonel. Being a career NCO (former USAF Technical Sergeant), I occasionally struggle with this. However, the stripes usually win.

My current Find-A-Grave projects are locating graves and updating existing memorials for members of two of my great-great-grandfather's Civil War regiments (23rd Kentucky and 28th Ohio Infantries, both Union). I'm also very active at photographing Evergreen Cemetery in Southgate, Campbell County, Kentucky.

Most of my memorials are family, but I do enter military veterans and other graves that may catch my eye from time to time. If I have a memorial of a relative or friend of yours, send me a transfer request by way of a SAC. I don't follow FAG's transfer guidelines as if they were the Ten Commandments like some folks do. If you have ever refused to transfer the memorial of a relative or close friend to someone (simply because the guidelines say that "you don't have to") - shame on you. That's just plain mean. What a truly horrible person it takes to be selfish with the memory of someone's deceased friend or loved one.

Wikipedias definition of "guidelines":

A guideline is a statement by which to determine a course of action. A guideline aims to streamline particular processes according to a set routine or sound practice. By definition, following a guideline is never mandatory. Guidelines are not binding and are not enforced..

Please feel free to use my grave marker photos for your personal use.
I always put some kind of note in the photo caption regarding the photo I took, usually the date and place taken. If there was no marker, I will take a photo of the lot (or lot marker, if available) and note it in the caption.
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Messages left for Rob (179)[Leave Message]
Bill Daugherty
RE: Frantz
Hi Rob,

Thanks for the transfer. I did put a photo request in for Caroline.

Bill D.
Added by Bill Daugherty on Jan 17, 2016 9:45 PM
Bill Daugherty
Joseph Frantz Transfer
Hi Rob,

Thanks for the transfer of the Joseph Frantz memorial. He would be a distant cousin of mine.

Bill D.
Added by Bill Daugherty on Jan 16, 2016 4:52 AM
June Phillips
RE: Williamson edit
Thank you. I accept.
Added by June Phillips on Jan 08, 2016 11:06 AM
LV Reynolds
RE: Quaing family members
Will do. Thanks again. LV
Added by LV Reynolds on Dec 12, 2015 12:52 PM
LV Reynolds
Quaing family members
Rob, thank you so much for all the photos you took of the Quaing family plots. This really helps me get this family line completed. Wishing you a Happy New Year. LV
Added by LV Reynolds on Dec 12, 2015 11:50 AM
LV Reynolds
Quaing family members
Hi Rob. Thank you so much for photographing the Quaing family members. Your kindness is greatly appreciated.
Added by LV Reynolds on Dec 11, 2015 11:42 AM
Carol Comeau
Thank you!
Thank you VERY much for taking photos of the gravestones of John Roser, Dora Risch and Harry Risch. I am working on my husband's geneaolgy and the photos are greatly appreciated.
Best wishes,
Carol C.
Added by Carol Comeau on Dec 10, 2015 6:46 PM
June Phillips
RE: Williamson edit

Thank you. I would appreciate the transfer. Keep up the good work!
Added by June Phillips on Dec 02, 2015 6:24 AM
June Phillips
RE: Williamson edit

Thank you. I would appreciate the transfer.
Added by June Phillips on Dec 02, 2015 6:21 AM
D.E. Losey
Letitia Losey
Hi Rob,
Thank you so very much for your time spent in taking and posting the photo of her headstone for me. It is greatly appreciated.
D.E.Losey #47377966

Added by D.E. Losey on Nov 15, 2015 10:06 PM
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