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David McInturff (#47179039)
 member for 5 years, 11 months, 25 days
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Bio Photo I was born and raised and work in northern Virginia. I'm a 66 year old Federal Government employee with 42 years of service. Almost ten years after its inception, I found this site quite by accident when a co-worker asked me to help him at lunch time take a photograph of a headstone that was overgrown with bushes. After that, I was hooked fulfilling photo requests, primarily at nearby Arlington National Cemetery.

Then it occurred to me that this would be a great place (free (thus far)) to document my family tree for all to see, which would be based on the extensive genealogical research that my aunt has been doing for the past 15 to 20 years. This project of linking thousands of memorials is going to take a very long time (if it's at all possible) to complete due to several memorial creators, totally unrelated to my family, who will neither transfer ownership nor respond to SAC edits. That is not to say that all memorial creators are like that. Indeed, most are very gracious and totally responsive, and for that, I whole-heartedly thank them.

If I have a memorial for one of your relatives or even someone else whose memorial you're willing to maintain, I'll gladly transfer ownership upon request. Please make your transfer request via the edit tab on the memorial page, and then SAC. I don't understand the reasoning behind many members wanting to hold on to memorials of folks they have no relation to, genetic or otherwise, when there are people willing to maintain them. Findagrave's guidelines are just that, guidelines. The logic behind the beyond-the-two-generation and non-direct-line transfer request guideline from multiple members is specious at best; those requesters would be related and should be able to work out maintenance issues better than the unrelated memorial creator.

Regarding duplicate memorials, it's never my intention to create a duplicate on purpose. If you come across a duplicate I that have made, please submit an SAC on the Edit tab of the memorial page and let me know, and provide the number of the original memorial. Thank you.

You have my permission to use any of my photos, as long as you include attribution. (Please don't ask, just use them.)
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Dan Spberg
Thanks for Picture
Thanks for taking the great pictures of Howard Huggins' grave. Howard was a good friend from the service and I am thankful for the pictures honoring Howard.


Dan Spiegelberg
Added by Dan Spberg on Sep 04, 2015 3:35 PM
headstone photo
Thank you for the wonderful headstone photo that you added to Stephen McAuliffe's memorial. I really appreciate all of your help.
Paula Day
Added by PDay on Sep 04, 2015 12:33 PM
Christine( Karnes) & Jerry Wilhelm
RE: McEntarffers in Hamilton Cemetery
I still haven't gotten back up there to figure it all out. By looking at the cemetery books I think there is no Daniel and Elizabeth. I think there's been some misspelling of names in the records. There's no actual listing for a Daniel and Elizabeth McEntarffer in the cemetery books - just reference made to the names in another entry for a possible daughter. It might be possible that someone didn't either know the correct names of her parents or someone spelled the names incorrectly.
Added by Christine( Karnes) & Jerr... on Sep 03, 2015 7:15 PM
C Roger Greene
Thank you, David, for double checking this photo request. Greene's obituary stated he was buried at ANC. I've removed the ANC reference as you suggested. I'll dig a little deeper. Kay
Added by granscrap on Sep 03, 2015 7:09 PM
Barbara Anne (Brownell) Potter
Richard Bishop Stine
Thank you for the great photo and for your time.
Added by Barbara Anne (Brownell) P... on Aug 30, 2015 4:18 PM
Klaudette Hillier
Thank You
Thank you for the great photos of Frank Randall Joslyn's grave marker. I so appreciate your time in fulfilling my photo request!
Thankful to you,
Added by Klaudette Hillier on Aug 30, 2015 2:59 PM
Sue Tanner
McInturff, Mary
Hi David, I wanted to let you know that I was not successful in locating a marker for the above person. I will be removing the photo request for her so that other volunteers don't attempt to look for her.
If I can do anything else for you regarding her or another family member, let me know please. Sue
Added by Sue Tanner on Aug 28, 2015 4:31 PM
Carol Adams Rowlands Hays
James Bender - Arlington
Thank you so much for checking on his site. I had no idea that he wasn't entombed until several months after his death.
Thanks for offering to do the follow up.
Added by Carol Adams Rowlands Hays on Aug 27, 2015 9:04 AM
Thank you for taking and posting your wonderful pictures of this honored veteran and his wife.
Added by Maggie on Aug 27, 2015 7:20 AM
Harry Senft
Hey David
I enjoyed reading your bio, especially your comments about transfers.
Added by Harry Senft on Aug 21, 2015 4:21 PM
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