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Gen-Sher (#46991088)
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Bio Photo My name is Sheri and I am a genealogist, thus the nickname "Gen-Sher" because I like sharing my genealogy knowledge.

Find a Grave in creating little miracles everyday by connecting the living with their ancestors, relatives and friends. I BELIEVE IN MIRACLES.

By adding cemetery memorials to Find a Grave, I am trying to add correct birth and death information, including places, parents, spouse and children (and photos when possible). Sometimes the stone just has the years (i.e. 1876-1947). If I can find the birth and death dates on Ancestry, I like to add that information, too. I also try to find obituaries, then add links to other family members.

In placing obituaries on the memorials, I am attempting to provide families and researchers with additional information on the individual. Obituaries published in newspapers are in the public domain and as such, anyone can legally post an obituary and its photo. There are no copyrights unless noted in the obituary. I hope I don't offend anyone. If I do, I am sorry and will gladly delete information.

If you find mistakes on a memorial, please let me know by telling me in "Edit" on that memorial. I will gladly correct mistakes.

If you'd like to manage a memorial I posted, please let me know by asking under "Edit" on that memorial. I will transfer to any relative or friend, unless the memorial is for one of my own relatives.

I have always found cemeteries a place of serenity and meditation, away from the busyness of the everyday world. To me they are very sacred, as the lives of those buried there are sacred.

By sharing information of those who have "gone before", we are honoring their lives. Some people live and die without any fanfare. This site gives the dead their "Notice".

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Irene Norwood Higgins
Thanks for correcting my Mothers obituary and for transferring her memorial to me. You are doing a great job!
Added by astroboy on Nov 17, 2014 8:32 AM
Patricia Brittingham Secrest
RE: Ruth Brittingham
You are so very gracious. I think there is more confusion about who is buried in which Nelson Cemetery but I was primarily concerned about Ruth and I knew that you would kindly consider my suggestion. The Brittinghams are a very confusing part of my tree.
Thanks for all that you do,
Pat Secrest
Added by Patricia Brittingham Secr... on Nov 10, 2014 11:13 AM
David P. Wilson
THANK YOU: James A. Parsons transfer
Hi, Sheri. Thanks so much for the James A. Parsons (of Salisbury, MD) memorial transfer. It's greatly appreciated! Wishing you a wonderful week! Best regards, Dave
Added by David P. Wilson on Nov 10, 2014 4:41 AM
Thank you for the information, please read my profile if there is other information for these memorials.
Added by JAC on Oct 24, 2014 6:22 PM
Melinda B.
Sarah (Brothers) Phillips memorial
Thank you for transferring her memorial to me so that I can link her to her Brothers family line.

Best regards,
Added by Melinda B. on Oct 11, 2014 12:19 PM
Sue Bramhall
RE: George Richardson
Thanks. I'll keep on searching.
Added by Sue Bramhall on Oct 08, 2014 9:13 AM
Sue Bramhall
George S. Richardson
Do you have any further info on George? My grandmother was a Sarah D. Richardson, the daughter of a George T. Richardson 1855 to 1928. His father was Thomas Richardson who died 1-18-1897 and is buried on family land along Furnace Rd., Snow Hill, MD. I feel this could be Thomas' father.
Added by Sue Bramhall on Oct 08, 2014 8:09 AM
RE: Sylvia Disharoon
Oh wow! That's strange!
Added by Laura on Oct 03, 2014 12:06 PM
RE: Sylvia Disharoon 78353060
You can go ahead and delete your duplicate. I submitted the changes to Sylvia's memorial with her date and location of her death, location of birth, complete name and her obit from the newspaper. I didn't post your picture since I don't own the copyright to it so feel free to add that if you wish.
Added by Laura on Oct 03, 2014 7:02 AM
RE: Sylvia Disharoon 78353060
I agree. Maybe you could send the info the creator original memorial.
Added by Laura on Oct 03, 2014 6:50 AM
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