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C Greer (#47180683)
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I manage~~not own~~the memorials I place on FindaGrave. Please use the SAC (edit feature) when asking for changes. This prevents mistakes because the edit feature connects me to the right memorial. Please read this ★ ☆ ★ FAQs ★ ☆ ★ before you intentionally make a duplicate of a memorial (which is a no no): I do transfer out of guidelines a lot if I feel you will maintain the memorial you request better than I can ~ which means a beloved aunt, cousin, best friend, etc. (Just don't ask for a whole cemetery or a whole list of the same name especially if you happened to find this site and have been a member for a few days). Stick around for awhile - contribute. Although a great place for genealogy this is a GRAVES REGISTRATION SITE!
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Permission has been given to GenealogyTrails.com to use my photos for their excellent site.
YES - you have permission to use the photos I took for your personal family files. I would appreciate it if you cited where you found the photo and if possible link back to FindAGrave.com.
However unless you are a nonprofit organization, this is not to be copied & pasted on a commercial site or used for commercial publication without permission.
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I love to have additional information to add to the memorials. In winter I go through what I have put up and link families, find additional dates, etc. Although it looks like I have more than I can handle, I have had no problem adding suggested information. I have 35 years of experience in family history research and will be happy to add links or more biographical information on your family.
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If you are requesting a photo - all information is helpful. Many people only have flat to the ground memorials, and they are difficult to find. If you know of other family names that might be close by, that is very helpful in large cemeteries. Also if your memorial served in the military, that is very helpful as most cemeteries commemorate with a flag.
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I love the challenge of photographing really old stones. I also love the zincs - which were an inexpensive product for the time but have outlasted some of the more expensive marbles and granites. The zincs were very popular during the Prohibition Era because the insides were hollow and easily accessible.
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The people we ~meet~ in these resting places are integral in putting together family history. The memorial may be all that is left.
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Thank you to all the volunteers who have added photos to my memorials, taken the time to send me information, added their own memorials, found a dupe or two, and have been kind and respectful.
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It is so important that if you have an old cemetery near you, to get these stones recorded before weather and/or vandals get to them.
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I do try to wipe off debris and pull some overgrown grass out of the way, but I will not harm the stone in any way. Plus I do not pull up flowers, even if they are wilted.
It's a bit of work to take the photos, re size and sometimes enhance the lettering to be made readable, enter names and upload the photos. I do this lovingly. Please respect that.
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I have a camera that takes good photos,however the condition of the stone may make it unreadable or the stone is so damaged that there is no information. Bright sunny days might be good for walks but can wash out headstone inscriptions. I do retakes a lot.
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Sally Davis
Silas Baldwin #55007672
Hi,

Again, thanks so much for adding my edit to my 4th great grandfather's memorial.

Regards,
Sally Davis (Cape Cod)
Added by Sally Davis on Mar 02, 2015 9:39 AM
Nancy Draper
Helen Gillette
Sorry, I gave you the wrong email, it should be ngdraper@comcast.net

Thank you, Nancy
Added by Nancy Draper on Mar 01, 2015 5:27 PM
Nancy Draper
Helen Gillette
I'm looking for information about my mothers cousin Helen. She never married but the 2 you have listed are about the right time frame. My mother was a Ryder from Boston and I remember her talking about Helen but I haven't had any luck finding any history on Ancestry. One branch of the family was from Fairfield and the family name was Crofut. I'd appreciate any information you might have.

Thank you very much,
nancydraper@comcast.net
Added by Nancy Draper on Mar 01, 2015 5:17 PM
Andrew Honeywell
Memorial 61635182
William Finch. Do you have any other information of the stone 61635182 on William Finch b. 1876 d. 1927. My 2nd-great grandfather was born 1876 and was named William Sylvester Finch and he had a shop with his brother Gilbert in Hartford. I cannot find a 1930 census record with him so I would like to know if this is his grave. Thank you.
Added by Andrew Honeywell on Feb 23, 2015 7:24 PM
Jo T
# 46791037 and # 46791037
Hello, are Memorial # 46791037 and # 46791037 related to you? Thank you.
Added by Jo T on Feb 19, 2015 1:26 PM
Ted Roberts
Mary Roberts Brewin
Thank you for linking her to her parents and brother.
Added by Ted Roberts on Feb 17, 2015 5:10 PM
Ted Roberts
Mary Roberts Brewin
could you transfer her to me? She was my great-aunt. Thank you.
Added by Ted Roberts on Feb 14, 2015 9:30 AM
George Harger
Frances and Ziggy Busnardo.
Thank you for the transfers. We are going down to PHX to get additional info from her sister. We hear of many family members buried in certain CT cemeteries, but not on Find A Grave yet.
Added by George Harger on Feb 13, 2015 10:19 AM
Sally Davis
Perry/Baldwin # 55007673
Thank you so much for making the changes on these memorials... and so quickly. I really appreciate it.
Regards,
Sally Davis (Cape Cod)
Added by Sally Davis on Feb 09, 2015 3:00 PM
Kim Gheesling
Mary Stark Potts Crane (Fairview Cemetery) Connecticut
Thank you so much for posting the photo of the above mentioned gravesite. If you are ever at Fairview Cemetery again, would you consider taking a photo of William L. Potts and Elizabeth Potts' gravesite as well? They are interred in Hartford County, Fairview Cemetery, New Britain, CT: Section 21, Lot 1704

Again, thanks so much for taking the time and effort, great appreciated.

Kim
Added by Kim Gheesling on Jan 25, 2015 9:30 PM
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