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labudd (#47026577)
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Bio Photo Hello.

My name is Lisa, and I have been transcribing and photographing cemeteries for about 14 years now. Thanks to a Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness volunteer, I found this site. Finally! A place to put my work.

I record cemeteries to help preserve a record of our long, lost loved ones. At a cemetery, years ago, I noticed that several of the 'older' stones would soon be unreadable. I thought that it would be sad if at some point, that person couldn't be found when a genealogist came looking for them.

I don't think that they should be forgotten. I enjoy knowing that I can help someone locate that special 'someone' that they have been looking for. Or, to help them see their loved one's final resting place.

I am only human, and I make my fair share of mistakes. So, if you find an error, please email me, and I will do my best to correct it.

If you have information that you think needs to be added to a memorial, or if it needs to be updated, I will do my best to help out. I will not be bothered in the slightest if you want to add photos to the memorial.

Happy Hunting!

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{{{I RECORD ALL THE STONES IN A CEMETERY. THERE ARE STONE MARKERS THAT HAVE LIVING PEOPLE ON THEM. SUCH AS: ONLY ONE SPOUSE HAS PASSED AWAY OR SOMEONE PURCHASED THE STONE IN ADVANCE, ALONG WITH THEIR PLOT.

IF THERE IS NOT A DEATH DATE, THERE ARE MANY EXPLANATIONS:

* THEY ARE NOT DECEASED
* THE DEATH DATE WAS NOT PUT ON THE STONE AFTER THEY PASSED
* THEY REMARRIED AND WERE NOT BURIED WITH THIS PARTICULAR SPOUSE
* THEY MOVED AND WERE BURIED ELSEWHERE
* THEY PASSED AWAY WITH NO LIVING RELATIVES OR FRIENDS TO PASS ON THEIR BURIAL WISHES

AND MANY MORE.}}}

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deanna french
Howell Co. MO. Wilkins Battis Civil War veteran
May I use the gravemarker photo that you contributed to the memorial page of Wilkins Battis, to post on the Vermont Civil War site? ( www.vermontcivilwar.org)
You will receive credit for this.
Thank you for your consideration.

Deanna French
Added by deanna french on Sep 30, 2016 9:56 AM
Kathy Franks
William Howard
Lisa, last summer I photographed Mt. Zion cemetery at South Fork and added a memorial for William Howard. I was looking for his son, also named William, and discovered that you had created a memorial for William, the father, at Mt. Zion in Olden in 2008. If you would like to change the cemetery for your memorial I will delete the one I created and add my picture to yours. You may add any of the information I have on the one I created to yours and I will link his children and wife to yours also.
Kathy
Added by Kathy Franks on Sep 01, 2016 10:03 AM
Bill & Sheila
RE: Carl Wake photo request
Hi, We checked Carl's gravesite about two weeks ago and saw there had been a cement slab poured for the headstone to sit on. We will check the cemetery again today to see if the stone has been set. We go to the cemetery several times so it is no problem to check. It is a beautiful cemetery, especially this time of year. Thanks, Sheila
Added by Bill & Sheila on Jul 01, 2016 8:04 AM
JHarrison
Carroll, Hitt
Thank you so much for taking the time to add the info.
Judy
Added by JHarrison on Jul 01, 2016 7:41 AM
Sue
Lovans
Are you related to the Lovans from down Willow Springs, MO way? My husband had a step grandmother named Lovans down there.
Regards,
Sue
Added by Sue on Jun 30, 2016 3:51 PM
Carol Pace
Beavers family in willow springs
Please allow me to make some additions. These are my parents and uncle & aunt.
Added by Carol Pace on Jun 04, 2016 1:02 PM
Geneva McCown Garrett
William Lorenzo Wood
Also two of his brothers death Cert. state the mother was Jane Katerine "Jennie" Playford Wood.
Otto Ira Wood and Lester Joseph Wood.
Added by Geneva McCown Garrett on Mar 20, 2016 2:50 PM
Geneva McCown Garrett
Wm Lorenzo Wood Jr.
Death Cert. says that his mother was Virginia Boatmean but I feel from the census that his mother was Jane Katherine 'Jennie" Playfourth Wood wife of William Lorenzo Wood Sr. Family story also

Geneva Garrett
genmg@web-access.net
Added by Geneva McCown Garrett on Mar 20, 2016 1:47 PM
Linda
Elsworth Hedrick
Son of Philip and Phebe Hedrick; husband of Mary Jane Ulrich

My Internet is so slow, the "I am not a Robot" is unable to make a connection in time for this to go through the regular way.
Added by Linda on Feb 25, 2016 11:03 AM
janet deason
28699748 Alfred Osmun
Thank you for changing the birth year. I did get a copy of the death cert and his death year is definately 1911. so need that changed as well.
Added by janet deason on Jan 30, 2016 10:45 AM
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