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Joan Edmonson (#46602147)
 member for 10 years, 9 months, 7 days
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Bio Photo I'm very much hooked on genealogy. Now that I'm retired I am willing to help others and fill photo requests for my area. This site has been a great help to me in finding information and photos and it's time for me to help others.

I'm currently photographing cemeteries in Hubbard and Eastern Becker county, Minnesota.
During the winter months I have been looking up obituaries to add to memorial pages. If you are looking for an obituary you can email me but please make the request during the winter months.

I will add to, change, delete, and Correct any Memorial I've added.
I will be happy to Transfer Memorials according to FAG Guidelines but I will consider other transfers on an individual basis. Please State your relationship when asking for a transfer. I will not transfer Bulk name requests.

Please use the EDIT tab and SAC to ask for a transfer or to have me correct or add information and state your relationship to the person when asking for a transfer.

No need to ask permission if you want to use my photos for ancestry and personal use, but I do appreciate credit given to me for taking them.

Please do not take my photos and upload them to another page on Find a Grave. If you need a photo added to a different page just ask and I will add it.

If you want the Photo's for resale, for profit, permission is denied.

I am Researching these surnames: Reeser/Rieser, Dunham,Curphey,Newell,Lantz,Adams,Sullivan,Lamb,Bentley,Chapin, Wangen,Meisenhelder and Ziegler.
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"The goal at Find A Grave should not be to manage all of your family members. If you have information to add, you should suggest it to the current manager and they should make the changes."
~Jim Tipton, creator of Find A Grave.
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Please don't use chalk, flour, chemicals etc. on markers when taking your grave photos. Overtime these things can all cause damage to a marker.

PLEASE,DO NOT use the message board for sending information or transfer requests. That is not what it is for. I WILL NOT MAKE ANY CORRECTIONS, LINKS OR TRANSFERS FROM MESSAGES LEFT ON THE MESSAGE BOARD.
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In the event of my death or my becoming inactive for a long period of time I would like all my memorial pages passed on to my son DR Wangen #47374156.

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Messages left for Joan Edmonson (445)[Leave Message]
T Burt
RE: Ellen South FAG #101852371
I will change it to Burial Unknown. I trust your research!
Added by T Burt on Oct 14, 2014 7:48 PM
Anita M.
Lovida Davis
Thank you so much for the photo of Lovida's monument. I really appreciate your help.

Added by Anita M. on Oct 12, 2014 5:33 PM
Harry Hitchcock Henrietta Cemetery
Hi Joan ! I was wondering if I could get you to change my Grandfathers death date. He died Jan 26, 1951 not on the 25th. There was a typo in his obituary so it said the 25th. If you need further proof, I can send it.Thanks, Kathy
Added by Kathy on Oct 11, 2014 5:38 PM
T Burt
Ellen South FAG #101852371
I'm taking over management of Marjorie's memorials since she has recently passed away. I don't know what to do about this memorial as I have no info on Ellen South. Maybe she is buried in a nearby cemetery. Let me know if you find further info. Thanks. ~Terry
Added by T Burt on Oct 09, 2014 8:05 PM
Larry Krueger
RE: Benjamin Cool
LOL I meant Benjamin NOT Sam like I said in my note. Sorry if I confused you.LOL
Added by Larry Krueger on Sep 18, 2014 12:42 PM
Larry Krueger
RE: Benjamin Cool
You are welcome.
I shot them on the 14th and someone else did also it seems. Kinda strange, I was up north where I did not have a signal to add them so I was going to add the whole family yesterday when I got home and someone must have been following right behind me and shot the same stones I did. But I have a family group photo of their lot but Find A Grave was down last night, so I will add more to Sam and ALL the other names in the lot as well, so look back at them and there will be an extra one as soon as I label the group shot.
Added by Larry Krueger on Sep 18, 2014 8:41 AM
cathy w
RE: Schoneberger/Rectenwald
USE "E" thanks for catching that.
Added by cathy w on Sep 09, 2014 6:54 PM
cathy w
St, Peter Cemetery, Park Rapids
Joan, you took a great photo for the St. Peter cemetery back when, however it is not posted on all of the memorials, specifically the Schoenberger's, could you please add the cemetery photo to Michel and Ann's stones? Perhaps Find A Grave could add the photo to all the current and future stones.
Thanks in advance. Cathy W.
Added by cathy w on Sep 09, 2014 6:21 AM
Nicole Bottolfsen
Theodore Dirks
Hi Joan! I was looking at info about my Great grandfather and your gr Uncle... Theodore Dirks and it says that there is a brother Wilbir and sister Dora survived him why are they are not in the siblings list?? Thanks Nicole
Added by Nicole Bottolfsen on Aug 24, 2014 1:15 PM
Sawtooth Mountain Cemetery
A friend of mine is buried here and when I am on holiday in a few week I was going to visit the cemetery but can not find it on a map

By any chance can you give me the location of this cemetery? I searched Google maps and everything ells I can think of but can not find the actual location in silver bay.

Thank you
Added by Kahpo on Aug 20, 2014 2:25 AM
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