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Linda Jenkins Werts (#47016781)
 member for 7 years, 5 months, 17 days
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Bio Photo My interest in genealogy began 65 years ago when I followed my mother's and grandmother's conversations as they traced relationships of their friends and family.

As a Find A Grave photo volunteer for Lone Fir Pioneer Cemetery, I sometimes stumble - literally - over a neglected or forgotten grave marker. I add information or create memorials for the lives I discover in this way.

I've lived in Portland since 1985. Do not presume to lecture me on the city of today or yesterday, the history or current status of Lone Fir Pioneer Cemetery.

If you have rules and procedures and requirements for memorials and photos, don't expect me to follow them. As far as cleaning headstones? Don't be silly. I clean off the bird ****, wipe the dust, pull the weeds, rinse the mud. What good is a photo where the name can't be seen or the dates visible?

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G Mortimore
Agnes Pace Cline
Thanks for your efforts to locate Agnes P. Cline's grave. I had concluded she probably had no headstone, but did not know that she is interred with her brother Augustus. I appreciate your taking the time to look, and for doing it so quickly!

Gretchen Mortimore-Thill
Added by G Mortimore on Nov 18, 2015 6:59 PM
Clayton Raney
RE: Oscar Kiser input
No, Linda, I wasn't aware of his photographic prowess. Until now, I just have a skeletal view of the Kiser family (and their relationship with the H. B. Hall family. This is great info and I'll definitely do more work in this area. Thanks for the update.

Clayton Raney
Added by Clayton Raney on Nov 08, 2015 9:22 PM
Emil Hanson - Lone Fir Cemetery
Thank you so much for taking a photo for me of the place where Emil Hanson is buried. It means a lot to me.

Added by gabby on Nov 07, 2015 9:31 AM
Clayton Raney
Oscar Kiser input
Thanks much for your input on Oscar Kiser and the newspaper articles on his demise. I was unaware of those details. I appreciate your assistance.

Clayton Raney
Added by Clayton Raney on Nov 05, 2015 7:58 PM
Linda Rae
RE: Mary Burton Rodney #7716662
Was in Lewes this am and took the shot by name only. Noticed after that it was incorrect and will delete photo and look again next time I am in tow,
Added by Linda Rae on Nov 04, 2015 1:51 PM
Thank you!
Added by GraverGuy on Oct 29, 2015 9:18 AM
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Lelia (Mars) Bollinger
Thank you! I updated the memorial as per your request.

Thank you for everything you are doing to preserve the memory of those that have gone before.
Added by Bear Hugs on Oct 24, 2015 5:24 PM
jim gillis
Robert Combs
A great big THANK YOU.
Added by jim gillis on Oct 18, 2015 3:07 PM
Alice Daniels
John Andrew Beard
Thanks for the information on John Andrew Beard.
Added by Alice Daniels on Oct 15, 2015 6:40 AM
Diane F
RE: William McFarland
This is my relation and today I finally found his obit, I was so excited I couldn't believe it. If he is your relation too I'll let you add it.
Thanks for the memorial.
Added by Diane F on Oct 12, 2015 4:12 PM
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