|Sandi Litzenberg (#47750943)|
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Being a Find A Grave photo contributor is the most rewarding & constructive hobby I've ever taken up.. You have my consent to use any of the headstone or plot photos that I've loaded to memorials.. If I've created a memorial for a family member or friend of yours, I'm more than willing to transfer them to you.. I'm not looking to own high numbers of memorials, my intentions as a contributor are.. first.. to help document the cemeteries.. and secondly.. to help family members find their ancestors more easily.. So even if you don't necessarily fit the Find A Grave 'guidelines' for requesting a transfer, don't let that deter you from asking.. My feelings are that if you've taken the time to contact me with a correction or addition to a memorial, then you qualify...|
I also want to give special mention to my Find A Grave friend, Kris Daugherty/OSU1988. Kris has been a tremendous help to me by providing me with cemetery records for Williams County. These records have enabled me to add my photos to memorials with confidence. As many of you know, sometimes we encounter stones that have been so worn down by time and weather that they are unreadable. Her records allow me the ability to cross check the photos with placement of the graves and to identify those unreadable stones. THANK YOU KRIS!!!
Also, I came across this poem on another contributor's profile and it perfectly conveys my thoughts and feelings as I walk the cemeteries.. so with his permission I've borrowed it from his page and here it is..
THE RECORDING OF A CEMETERY
BY THELMA GREENE REAGAN
Today we walked where others walked
On a lonely, windswept hill;
Today we talked where other cried
For Loved Ones whose lives are stilled.
Today our hearts were touched
By graves of tiny babies;
Snatched from the arms of loving kin,
In the heartbreak of the ages.
Today we saw where the grandparents lay
In the last sleep of their time;
Lying under the trees and clouds -
Their beds kissed by the sun and wind.
Today we wondered about an unmarked spot;
Who lies beneath this hollowed ground?
Was it a babe, child, young or old?
No indication could be found.
Today we saw where Mom and Dad lay.
We had been here once before
On a day we'd all like to forget,
But will remember forever more.
Today we recorded for kith and kin
The graves of ancestors past;
To be preserved for generations hence,
A record we hope will last.
Cherish it, my friend; preserve it, my friend,
For stones sometimes crumble to dust
And generations of folks yet to come
Will be grateful for your trust.
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Sandi, thanks so much. I've updated Jacob's memorial, as you suggested.
Added by jw_193 on Oct 12, 2016 5:00 PM
|Marcia Raymond||RE: another Reynolds child|
I just saw this message........ha 2 years later.
I think my sister Cathy is going to try to check this out over the weekend.
I do thank you for your time and effort helping us locate this site.
|R & J Black & G Key||Floral Grove Cemetery|
Thank you for your time and for posting a photo of the stone for William Nisley.
|Mike Maxton||RE: Maxtons in Pioneer|
Thank you Sandi! I will go ahead and create the Maxton's you have listed. Feel free to create the others if you like, or send me a list, and I will. I appreciate the photos you have taken and posted.
|Jeffrey Shorf Sr.||RE: Louisa Mack Photo|
It was my pleasure.I also took pictures of all the other Macks I could find and posted it to there pages from that same cemetery.
|randall mccormick||RE: Benton photos|
section 7. more towards the south east corner. i can send you the detailed map if you'd like.
|Kathy Line||Andrew Esterline|
Thank you so much for the transfer of Andrew.
Sincerely Kathy Line Nee: Esterline
|Donna Ward ||Remonia Lou Warner|
b. Feb. 15, 1929; d. Feb. 24, 1929 in Montpelier, Ohio. daughter of Harold David Warner & Florence May Everly Warner. Sister of Alvin James Warner b. & d. between 1932-1934 - Died at birth. Both buried near their grandmother Teressa Hoag Warner Davis (buried under last name Davis - husbands lst name unknown.
There cousin (son of Theressa) also buried here, Elvin Francis Warner, b. 1907; d. Spring, 1908
Best wishes and hope this info useful. Info gotten years ago directly from the family members.
Donna Ward - a distant cousin.
|Donna Ward ||Baby Elvin Warner|
b. Apr., 1907 in Latty, Paulding Co., Ohio. Died Spring, 1908. Age 1 yr. on the day he was buried in Walnut Grove Cemetery, Alvordton, Williams Co., Ohio.
Son of William Francis Warner & Thressa Hoag Warner Dais. Buried in same cemetery under last married name Thressa Davis. Both stones (Baby Elvin Warner and Thressa Davis should be near each other (mother and son) Donna Ward - distant cousin
|Gayle Hodge||Spelling correction|
On Memorial #119532738 For Jebez W. Arnold the correct spelling for his first name is Jabez. Thanks for all your hard work.
Gayle Hodge, Southern California
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