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Linda Cardenas (#47118566)
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Bio Photo I have been researching my family history for many years and am fascinated with cemeteries. I love the old headstones. They were so unique.

I started adding information to F.A.G. from obituaries my aunt had kept on people she knew. It progressed into trying to complete as many cemeteries in the area as I could.

If I have created a memorial for one of your family members; please let me know and I will transfer it to you. Although F.A.G. has set rules about transferring memorials, I don't adhere to those. If one of my memorials is a part of your family tree, I will transfer it. Family belongs with family. Unfortunately there are some small minded people who will not transfer a family member because they are not within the restrictive FAG guidelines.

Also, I don't mind my headstone pictures being used; but, I would appreciate being asked first and to be given credit for taking the picture. It is only common courtesy. I spend a lot of time and gas in documenting the rural cemeteries in this area and don't appreciate those who think I am petty because I expect to be given credit for the work I do.

With the new "Edit" function, I can't guarantee the accuracy of the information on my memorials anymore. It has it's good and bad points.
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Loyd
RE: William Sherman Ray
Thank you,, and thank you for all your work done for Find A Grave.
Added by Loyd on Aug 28, 2016 8:40 AM
Loyd
RE: William Sherman Ray
do you kniw if there is a sexton f9r the cemetery who keeps the records that I can contact?

Thank you for your help
Loyd
Added by Loyd on Aug 26, 2016 11:24 AM
Loyd
William Sherman Ray
Do you have any way of checking to see if William Sherman Ray is buried beside Fannie K, Ray at Lone Grove Cemetery. According to his Texas Death certificate, his remains were transferred from Littlefield, Texas where he died to Loan Wolf Oklahoma on Aug 3, 1937 [he died Aug 2, 1937. For copy of the certificate, see:

http://person.ancestry.com/tree/38917251/person/19300556245/facts

William and Fannie's daughter is buried at the same cemetery as her mother, and probably her daughter Dessie Ray. You hve created memorials for both of them.

I subscribe to two newspaper websites, but neither have any newspapers from that area of Oklahoma at the right time period

I live in Ponca City, and have very recent cemetery records for Kay County, All cemeteries were done from sexton's recrds and are very complete. If I can help you in this part f the state, let me know.

Loyd M. Bishop

BTW these are not close cousins, and do not particularly want memorials to be transferred. I agree with you on letting my memorials transfer.
Added by Loyd on Aug 25, 2016 1:11 PM
Wendy Nabors Way
RE: Foster Wallis
Linda,

You are welcome glad we could get it for you.

Wendy
Added by Wendy Nabors Way on Aug 24, 2016 7:21 PM
Patricia Fawn Carter- Ford-Cowdrey
Maud Morian
Married in to family.
Added by Patricia Fawn Carter- For... on Aug 02, 2016 7:02 PM
Curtis
RE: Robert Smith in Wildcat Cem.
R.M. and Chess were my gg Uncle and Aunt through my mother, who was a Smith. Last week I took a trip to Mangum to do a bit of research. The local genealogical society was very helpful and we found the obituary for R.M. Smith. We briefly searched for an obituary for Chess but she wasn't listed and I ran out of time.

Curtis Price
Added by Curtis on Jun 30, 2016 6:45 PM
Pamela Thompson
Gravestone Photo Permission
I am happy to see that you photographed the gravestone of Verna Alford in Liberty Bell Cemetery (Memorial# 17640262).

I would like to add this gravestone photo to the non-profit Alford American Family Association's collection of Oklahoma Obituaries, where her obituary is (or will be) included. You can see the current collection at http://www.alfordassociation.org/OBITS/OKOBIT.htm.

May I have your permission to include your gravestone photos? If so, the photo caption will say:

Photo from [cemetery name, city, county, state]—www.findagrave.com
Permission granted by the photographer, Linda Cardenas

And thanks so much for your gravestone photo work!

Best regards,
Pamela Alford Thompson (Find A Grave #47195155)
Obituaries Project Manager, Alford American Family Association

Added by Pamela Thompson on Jun 28, 2016 12:03 PM
Renee
RE: Elisha House, Jr.
you are welcome
Added by Renee on Jun 20, 2016 6:20 PM
Nancy Moore
RE: Julius House
You are very welcome. The cemetery is on a steep hillside and it was quit an adventure.

Nancy
Added by Nancy Moore on Jun 11, 2016 7:45 PM
Wanda Harrison
Thank You
Linda, Thank you so much for posting the burial information for Infant Farino (August Dean Farino 6 Aug. 1931 - 6 August 1931) He was my Mother's baby brother. Until now I've not found any burial records. I have questions about his mother Concetta Farino who is also buried at Hobart Rose Cemetery. Can you please contact me at (Bigmomapigg@aol.com)

Thank you again for posting August's record

Wanda Harrison
Added by Wanda Harrison on Jun 09, 2016 6:45 AM
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