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c sato (#47335917)
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I am a family history researcher. I have really appreciated all the information I have found on Find A Grave and consider it a great site and I am so grateful to all the people who post information and photos.

I do have a problem with people who refuse to transfer memorials of people to whom they are not related to someone who is related. I will never do that. Generally I only put up memorials for people to whom I am related, even if only as an in-law, and I will always transfer to someone more closely related.

If I am in a cemetery and end up with photos of graves of unrelated people, I may create a memorial, but will gladly transfer it to someone who is related or wants to maintain that memorial.

Because of the confusion of having three cemeteries named "Bethel Cemetery" in Athens Co., OH, and some burials that belong in one of the Bethels being listed in Canaanville Cemetery, Athens Co., OH, I have made memorials to people I am not related to in order to try to straighten out who is where. Again, I will gladly take them down or transfer them if requested.

Please note:

Bethel Cemetery (sign says), known as Bethel Ridge Cemetery,Gloucester, OH 45732, in York Twp., Athens Co., OH.

Bethel Cemetery, Ames Twp., Athens Co., OH, just west of the junction of Pete Smith Rd. and Dutch Creek Rd., a little after crossing the creek, on the right. Land donated by Stalder family, part of the original Swiss Colony of Athens Co., OH; land was part of their farm.

Bethel Cemetery, Coolville, OH 45723, Troy Twp., Athens Co., OH. Sign says "Right of Way Entrance Only."

Canaanville Cemetery, next to Canaanville United Methodist Church, 15650 Mcafee Rd. (Twp. Rd. 605), Athens, OH 45701.

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Ingoldby Work
Thanks for your information on my Ingoldsby Work connection. I guess we are indeed related.
Added by Linda KEOWN on Jan 31, 2015 12:01 PM
Breedlove in Restlawn
They are in section Garden of Prayer, Lot 173
Added by Tami on Nov 23, 2014 4:08 PM
Breedlove graves
Hi there-

I added a picture of markers for John Breedlove, buried in lot 173 in Restlawn (#57147608), and thought you might like to know I added to your memorial. The picture is one I took a few years ago, and have finished photographing another cemetery and beginning to work on Restlawn. There are 4 sections to the cemetery, and there are four lots named 173 - so today when I go, I will find out which Garden the Breedlove family is buried in, and will photograph the other two markers I don't have.

Cheers from Edmonds!

Added by Tami on Oct 12, 2014 10:57 AM
Jan J. Shultz
Everett Parks, Jr.
My dad served in WWII with Everett and has pictures we would love to share with his kids. Please email me if you are his family.

Added by Jan J. Shultz on Aug 29, 2014 4:59 PM
RE: Margaret Massie # 83574777
I'm sorry to have not identified her correctly.

Thank you for the excellent sourcing! I will look there to see if there are any more details for my search.

Thank you.

Added by myroots on Aug 06, 2014 8:10 PM
Marie Massie Rankin
Dear c sato,

When you established the memorial for this loved one, you included some information on her parents and where they were from. I am hoping you may have a source for that information or have further family history on her and the family.

Thank you for putting Marie on Find a Grave and thank you for checking your records, if you are willing to.

Added by myroots on Aug 05, 2014 12:07 PM
Z M Whinery
Dear C,

Thanks much for the quick transfer! Your contributions to Find a Grave mean a lot, and I appreciate you!

Added by myroots on Oct 24, 2013 9:15 PM
Zebulon Murphy Whinery
May I request the transfer of the Z M Whinery, memorial #83573359? He is my husband's 3rd great grandfather. Thank you so much. S.
(I apologize if this request is a duplicate.)
Added by myroots on Oct 23, 2013 1:06 PM
Yvonne Gowen
RE: Sproats
Thank-you for the compliment about the Sproat memorials.
I appreciate the updates for James Sproat and have updated his memorial.
Thank-you, so very much !!!
Yvonne Gowen
Added by Yvonne Gowen on Oct 18, 2013 9:08 AM
Lydia Cobb-Quequechan Chapter DAR
Mt Pleasant Cemetery
Thank you for the information and correction. The memorials have been updated.
Lydia Cobb-Quequechan Chapter DAR
Added by Lydia Cobb-Quequechan Cha... on Oct 14, 2013 9:52 PM
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