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Colleen Sanders Brown (#46875999)
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Bio Photo Hi!

A little about me...I'm a amateur photographer/genealogist/findagraver as well as an extremely proud mommy to six children (3 girls/3boys) and 15 going on 16 grandchildren! One more due this year :-) I've been working on my own family tree since about 1994...not long after my Grama passed away...she raised me and so I do occasionally refer to her as my Mommy. Family that I am working on are Sanders, Denny/Denney, Cummins, Daglish, McCord, Heater, Galbreath and Lobb. I live with my best friend...my Ed as I call him! and our doggie, Jettie, and kitty cat Walter. I found Findagrave while researching our family and have been a die hard "Graver" since!

If someone has an issue with any memorial I am involved with please be polite and adult and send a note through the SAC feature and I'll gladly do whatever I can to make you happy! Leave me a rude hateful message and I'll first delete it and then forget about it. That way I'm returning the favor!!!!!!!

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From Find A Grave's FAQ...
"The ultimate goal should be to have meaningful, accurate memorials that honor those who have passed away, regardless of who created the memorial or who maintains it."
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I have no problem whatsoever doing any updates or links to my memorials and definitely will transfer if I'm not related and you have a direct connection.
I love being able to link up entire families as far back or forward as possible!!! It's like a big puzzle and I also love puzzles :) It gives me a great feeling to get one done! I always try to find a little information to add to the memorials that I create so that it is more than the mere fact that someone was born and they died. Sometimes I'm unsuccessful but believe me I usually spend some time searching before I give up! Stubborness I guess lol.
If I ever add a picture to a memorial that you would rather I didn't please let me know but I prefer to hear from the "manager" of the memorial

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Claire Ehrhart Abel
RE: henry Wilking
I have been looking for years for David and Nancy Ehrhart - David b 1820 - haven't found him in 1870 census - but a family Bible says he died in 1873
Nancy b 1824 died 1868 - supposedly in Chili Ind
My ancestor was raised by his older sister Sarah Ryder there - they moved to Summitville later

I live in Texas now - really need to make a trip up there to check.

If you ever run into them please make a note and let me know
Added by Claire Ehrhart Abel on Jul 06, 2014 3:09 PM
Claire Ehrhart Abel
RE: henry Wilking
Oh - ok - I was a bit confused LOL

That's great to know the sections are marked - one of the cemeteries I have been trying to document isn't mark and it's a combined cemetery - 5 now called the same thing - all in about the same place - pretty confusing
Thank you so much
Added by Claire Ehrhart Abel on Jul 06, 2014 10:20 AM
kitavic
Brown Family Transfer
Thank you for transferring my 2nd and 3rd great grandparents! :) Best ~ Anna
Added by kitavic on Jul 06, 2014 9:07 AM
Becky Prince
Titus restorations
Colleen, Thank you for your suggestions! I will forward to those who live in the area and ask them to follow through!

I know you and I emailed a few years ago as I am also Cummins, Sanders and Brown of Henry County.
Probably through GenForum as well.

Thanks for all you do!
Becky Brown Prince

Added by Becky Prince on Jul 06, 2014 8:21 AM
Claire Ehrhart Abel
henry Wilking
Why do you have a picture of a Walker family marker on Henry Wilking memorial? Crown Hill Cemetery
Added by Claire Ehrhart Abel on Jul 06, 2014 4:10 AM
Becky Prince
Titus Collier Cemetery
Hi Colleen! The Titus tombstones look as though they were recently refurbished. I am one the Titus/McCarty descendants. Just thought I'd take a chance and see if you have any idea of who might have taken on this monumental task. They did a beautiful job restoring!

One of the other family members says they have no idea and we would love to thank them. Any ideas?
Becky Brown Prince,
Mesa, Arizona
Added by Becky Prince on Jul 05, 2014 2:25 PM
C. Fairchild
RE: Martha Gray, Pleasant Home, Wilkes Co.
I've had several problems since the hacking; hopefully, it will all get straightened out! Thanks Colleen and Happy 4th.
Added by C. Fairchild on Jul 04, 2014 9:07 AM
C. Fairchild
Martha Gray, Pleasant Home, Wilkes Co.
Colleen, I am removing my duplicate of this memorial and have been told you did not get my request and for that I'm sorry. I know I've not gotten two that I know of since (or perhaps during?) the virus hack that Find A Grave had a couple of weeks ago. Thanks for your help and keep up the good work!
Added by C. Fairchild on Jul 03, 2014 8:02 AM
Bob Carter
Photo Transfer
See my homepage for a request from C. Fairchild on my homepage for you to transfer a photo to someone,

Bob
Added by Bob Carter on Jun 30, 2014 6:00 PM
Barbara Reid Ruiz
Elijah Branam
Thanks also for Elijah Branam's tombstone photo.
Added by Barbara Reid Ruiz on Jun 30, 2014 5:56 PM
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