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James Burn (#47039853)
 member for 6 years, 10 months, 14 days
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Quote from the novel Three Men In A Boat,
by Jerome K. Jerome:

"I do know that the proper thing to do, when you get to a village or town, is to rush off and enjoy the graves..."
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 • 3 Memorials Added
 • 23 Memorials Managed
 • 8 Photos
 • 1 Virtual Flower
 • 5 Fame Ratings
 • 111 Sponsorships
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Jen Snoots
Davis
Hi there,
Thanks for the sponsorships of the Davis' (William, Eliza, Paulina) at Swan Point Cemetery! If they are your family, please let me know!
~Jen~
Added by Jen Snoots on Mar 16, 2015 8:18 PM
Star Kline
Eva Slowitzky
Thank you for sponsoring Eva's memorial. If she is related to you, could you let me know so I can transfer her to you? She is not related to me, so I'd be happy to transfer her to your care.
Added by Star Kline on Aug 04, 2014 2:05 PM
Robert C. Peurifoy
RE: Moses Cone
James,
Thanks for helping get the Cones recognized as famous. I live about 10 miles from the Moses Cone Estate where he is buried.
I still have hope for Claribel and Etta. Certainly their collection is one of the most famous in the world.
Ten votes are required in order to get and "official" ranking. Your vote is a big help in getting this accomplished. I'm going to get my Find A Grave friends here in the NC mountains to vote as he is a "Local" guy.
It is getting harder and harder to get someone recognized as famous. I've had seven accepted, another couple on provisional, but about 10 rejected. This web site started as a celebrity find the famous grave in southern California. Then it grew larger and larger. When I first began six years ago almost anyone could be accepted as famous, especially minor politicians. Just had the Lieutenant Governor of NC rejected. Sometimes just don't understand. Earlier had rejected the US Navy Admiral in charge of the first bombing of Hanoi. So, I just submit them and see what happens.
Thank you for helping with this.
Robert
Added by Robert C. Peurifoy on Nov 29, 2013 7:03 PM
Robert C. Peurifoy
Moses Cone
Hello James,
Thank you for sponsoring so many of the Cone family.
I have a favor to request. Last night Find A Grave accepted the Memorial for Moses Cone as famous. However, ten responses are required for this to be official.
Could I ask that you visit his memorial and mark one of his stars at the bottom of the page to rank him.
Your help is appreciated.
Robert
Added by Robert C. Peurifoy on Nov 27, 2013 5:47 PM
David Oxford
re: Benjamin S. Bates
Your sponsorship of Mr. Bates' memorial is appreciated. Thank you.
Added by David Oxford on Nov 24, 2013 8:30 PM
Dee E
Cone family
Hello James,
Thanks so much for sponsoring the Cone memorials! They certainly were a very interesting family..Dee
Added by Dee E on Nov 24, 2013 4:04 PM
Robert C. Peurifoy
Cone sister
You have sponsored the Cone Sisters at Druid Hills. Would you be so kind as to return to their memorials and give them a "Fame" mark. I am trying to get them recognized as famous because of their contribution to the Art world with the Cone Collection at the Baltimore Art Museum.
Thanks,
Robert C. Peurifoy
p.s. 10 votes are required to completely be recognized as famous. so far they have not been rejected.
Added by Robert C. Peurifoy on Nov 23, 2013 11:38 PM
c.depetro
Thank you!!
Dear James - Thank you very much for sponsoring my grandfather, Charles LoPresto's, memorial. What a kind and generous act. - Christen
Added by c.depetro on Sep 17, 2013 9:56 AM
Rod Carty
Re: Nellie Lenora Watson Stevens
I see you have sponsored this memorial. Is she a relative? Can I transfer management of her memorial to you?
Added by Rod Carty on Sep 14, 2013 5:31 PM
Garth Woodward
thanks for sponsorships
Thank you for sponsoring William Robert Raith and his wife Jane Christina McElrevy Raith. Jane is my great great grandfather's sister. Just yesterday I added pictures of her gravesone.
Thanks
Added by Garth Woodward on Jul 28, 2013 2:14 PM
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