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Derrick (#47155837)
 member for 8 years, 2 months, 10 days
Tuckley conection
Hello Derick, my name is Nova, daughter of Sharron Tuckley, and granddaughter of Benjamin Joeseph Tuckley born aprox 1918
Tuck of Boston, is also a match, i believe cheryl tuckley williams may be an aunt, or in my mothers line somehow.
if u have any-info as to who could be the parents of Benjamin and his twin, my family would be so grateful, we are in the process of getting dna done, but i feel a very strong connection here.

Added by Nova on Aug 26, 2017 5:06 PM

Renner Family
Derrick, did you see the post by L Meacham just below my last message. You should check out his photo of the Renner family. It looks like they were on their farm and they both look pretty young. Jim

Added by J P on Jan 29, 2017 12:23 PM

RE: Thank you again!
Derrick, I don't know about the photos, some are mine and some are not, your choice. I'm sure its ok to share them. The Lenexa Cemetery is very old and is on a hill with no trees. The stones for the Renners look almost like a tall post, and are made of a soft stone, like sandstone or something. I could probably find out if I asked Google what old tombstones are made of. I live close to the cemetery so I went back over and took some more photos and his tombstone looks the same no matter how close you get. Her stone is in much better shape and is still legible, must be the weather. The street where the cemetery's located is named Pflumm Rd, which is named after a family who lived here in Johnson County Kansas. There is a street named (you guessed it) Renner Rd about a mile west of the cemetery. If you check out memorial 32931695 you will see the picture of Charles Thomas Payne and his son Rolla Charles Payne. Charles Thomas Payne was the Great-Great grandfather of President Barack Obama and Rolla Payne was his great grandfather on his mothers side of the family. If you keep looking I'm sure you can find his grandfather. Just a little tidbit for you. Take care Derrick, Jim

Added by J P on Jan 29, 2017 12:05 PM

L Meacham
Valentine and Eva Renner
I found a photo of Valentine and Eva Renner:

Added by L Meacham on Dec 30, 2016 6:28 PM

Renner, Valentine & Eva
To see a photo of their tombstones do this. Search for "the digital cemetery", open "Johnson County Cemeteries - The Digital Cemetery". Enter their name under search for surnames, click on the word photo and you will see their stones. They may or not be protected, I don't know for sure. Then you can transfer them or not. Your choice.

Added by J P on Dec 27, 2016 9:50 AM

Jerry Leist
Huffman Photos
I want to thank you for your efforts to try tofind these markers. I appreciate you taking your time to search the cemetery and to check the cemetery records.

Jerry Leist

Added by Jerry Leist on Jul 27, 2016 8:41 PM

Brenner Klamm Family
I see you did not create the record but maintain it for Bertha B Brenner Renner. Are you a family member? I have 2 albums of Photos and family records from the Brenner and Klamm family. Someone did alot of work here.

Added by Sandra on Aug 07, 2014 10:05 AM

Linda Dorei Jones
Renner memorials
Hi, I have sent you a findagrave edit, and I want to make sure you got it. (Recently I found a member whose email program was directing SACs to their spam folder.)

The Renner memorials 39640100 and 39639892 in Old Monticello Cemetery should be in Monticello United Methodist Union Cemetery instead. The names of the two cemeteries being so similar has caused many memorials to be misplaced. Hazel Renner has a previous memorial and should be deleted, but Elmer's could be moved.

Thanks for your time and work on Findagrave!


Added by Linda Dorei Jones on Nov 10, 2013 8:50 AM

Janie Light
Joe W Sims memorial in Moffat Cemetery, Bell County, TX
The photo you posted for Joe W. Sims Jr, memorial at

is of his parents tombstone. I'd appreciate it if you could move the photo to his father's memorial at

Thanks so much for taking these photos and for all you do for find-a-grave.

Janie Light

Added by Janie Light on Jun 24, 2013 2:13 PM

Bob & Bonnie McEver
Photo Request
This is related to photo requests for interments in Memorial Oaks Cemetery in Houston, TX. I reside in Houston and I am "mowing the rows" taking photos. This is necessary because Memorial Oaks provides location info to only family. For photo requests to this cemetery to be filled, the complete plot location info is needed as there are more than 10,000 interments. Just the Section number would be helpful. There is a plot map on the cemetery main page. 832-330-9226

Added by Bob & Bonnie McEver on Jan 21, 2013 10:33 AM

Leander Goode
You placed the Leander Jr's grave photo on the Leander Sr's grave memorial. Please move it from Leander Sr's to Leander Jr's. Thanks!

Added by ShaneO on Jan 10, 2013 10:26 PM

robin hixon
RE: james sturdivan - central city, anderson co ks.
found this entry in church records info, is this the James and Mary family?

July 14 1878 - Cherry Mound Class Book, Greeley Circuit, United Bretheren Church. All 3 removed.
Sturdivan JT, M, Sarah.

let me know if yes and you want a scanned copy of the entry.

Added by robin hixon on Sep 06, 2012 11:01 AM

Leon Barton
Mildred Fae McPherson
The memorial for Mildred Fae McPherson has been transferred. Have a great day.

Added by Leon Barton on Apr 16, 2012 11:32 AM

Sara Magana Haley
RE: Thank you for your help!
You can use the picture as you wish! Giving me photo credit by name is fine.

Added by Sara Magana Haley on Apr 04, 2012 7:46 PM

RE: Merritt M. Ford's gravestone
Every body can do what they want with my pictures ect. The more the merrier~
Mary Ellen

Added by IRISH EYES ARE SMILING on Apr 04, 2012 7:16 PM

RE: John and Mary (Lewis) Keffer gravestone
Hi Derrick; That's fine, just use the findagrave link. Thanks for the notice. Much appreciated.

Added by Tricker on Apr 04, 2012 2:24 PM

Jaime Crandell-Stapleton
RE: Bousman's photos
Thanks for asking Derrick. My intention was to share what I find with others. So please use whatever you need. I had done some research for a friend and this is part of her family too. So enjoy!

Added by Jaime Crandell-Stapleton on Apr 04, 2012 11:02 AM

Hi Derrick,

My name's Jacob and you contacted me about Elijah Lake and Melissa Sturdivan?

Elijah lake and Melissa Sturdivan are my 3rd great-grandparents through their son Martin Lake. That must mean we are distant cousins?

I would prefer to keep the memorial of Melissa Sturdivan since she is my great-grandmother, but I would be more than happy to add your info to the memorial and give credit to you.

Feel free to use any of my photos on your relative's memorials or in your family history research. No attribution needed. I am always glad to share them with you or any other relative.

I also have 3 pictures of Elijah and one of Melissa if you are interested in a copy. Also I was able to locate the grave site of Charles Sturdivan (husband to Elizabeth Clark) here in Illinois close to Port Byron in an old Methodist Cemetery currently on private property. I can send you photos of that cemetery too.

I must apologize, most of my information is probably out of date.

Thank you,

Added by Jacob on Apr 03, 2012 10:49 PM

robin hixon
james sturdivan - central city, anderson co ks.
added parent links to james sturdivan - central city, anderson co ks. would you like transfer? I am not related. you may use photos without attribution, they belong to all relatives as far as I'm concerned. I am returning there for a few missing photos, i can take some better shots and email if you'd like.

Added by robin hixon on Apr 03, 2012 6:26 PM

Joanne Scobee Morgan
Hey Derrick
I've transferred the Renners to you. If I have more, I'll be glad to hand them over as well. Just let me know.

Added by Joanne Scobee Morgan on Apr 01, 2012 12:57 PM

Mary Brickey photo
You may use the photo as you wish. No acknowledgement is necessary.

Added by PAPA Ross on Mar 31, 2012 7:48 PM

Hester Ann (Coon) Taylor

Posting of photos from is fine with me. Since these photos are on, I feel they are public knowledge and I use Ancestry in researching the memorials I enter. I need no acknowledgement as I do this to help others.

Added by OurPast on Mar 31, 2012 7:48 AM

Graving With Jenn
Ella Black

I got your message, but there is no way to respond to you privately.

I added Ms. Blacks parents, did you want me to transfer her to you?

I would love it if you would add photos to any memorial you have pictures for, I want all of them to be complete :).

Also, with my pictures, feel free to use any headstone picture I have uploaded, no credit needed.


Added by Graving With Jenn on Mar 30, 2012 11:33 PM

Jan Wigley
Moffatt Memorials
Thank you for the information on the memorials in the Moffatt Cem. I am managing IdaF's memorials since she is no longer active so this helps me.

Added by Jan Wigley on Mar 24, 2012 9:37 PM

Mark Frazier
Catherine Hackmann
Thanks for the note/inquiry. I visit/document graves in this area to help anyone looking, and hope someone is doing the same for my ancestors in the distant places I can't visit.

I don't mind my photo's being used for genealogy purposes (not-for-profit). Cite my name if you can, but don't worry about it if it is difficult. Thanks, Mark Frazier.

You Wrote: Find A Grave contributor Derrick has made a suggestion to you regarding your Find A Grave memorial for C. Hackmann.
Link to memorial:
Link to contributor profile:

Their suggestion:
Her first name was Catherine.
Here parents were
Father: Henry A Hackmann 29507752
Mother: Katherine ? 37937611
Also... Thank you for your work doing taking these pictures. I have been posting my own pictures as well when I am able to take them.

I don't ever just post other people's photos that they take, but family tree maker now syncs with, and so without originally intending to, the pictures went up on on the relative's profile. I wanted to see if that was ok with you (as I prefer sharing knowledge) and wanted to know if you wished to be acknowledged by the findagrave link to the memorial or yourself, or in any other way?

Thank you

Added by Mark Frazier on Mar 23, 2012 6:56 PM


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