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Sherlocks Cousin (#47232933)
 member for 7 years, 4 months, 29 days
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Bio Photo LAST ON LINE: 15 Jun 2017

Retired Federal Law Enforcement Officer with over 29 years of service. I am also the wife of a retired US Army soldier and the mother of a soldier who was injured in Iraq from an IED. SUPPORT THE TROOPS!!!! Please Honor all our military without complaining on memorials!

My memorials are lopsided as I manage a deceased cousin's contributions to Findagrave.

If Findagrave doesn't approve of comments in our profiles, they DO access our profiles and delete comments and some of our flowers in our scrapbooks.

TRANSFERS: I follow Findagrave's guidelines of the 4-generation rule for transfers; aunts/uncles/cousins are not included in the transfer rule. Consider creating a virtual cemetery to keep your relatives together. If the individual in the 4-generation rule transfer request is closer related to me or my family members, then I will maintain the memorial(s).

DEATH CERTIFICATES are welcomed on my memorials as they are in the public domain and, although at times there are errors, they can provide a wealth of information. I add them so individual's who cannot afford ancestry.com have access to their relative(s) documents. It's my way of paying back. And now Findagrave is owned by ancestry.com.

SUGGESTIONS: For those making suggestions, please research and provide the researched information for me to update. Additionally; 1: If someone has a duplicate memorial, courtesy is to ask that individual to delete it FIRST before asking Findagrave to get involved.

HEADSTONE PHOTO VOLUNTEERS-If you volunteer and post headstone photos, please take a photo of the COMPLETE marker. I find more and more that some individuals crop the bottom of the markers off - especially on military grave sites, which does an injustice to our veterans. You took the time to take the photo, then PLEASE take the time to crop & post the headstone photo correctly.

Working together is a whole lot better than working by yourself:)

SSDI-Regarding the "Last Residence" in the SSDI: This is the last address of record, not necessarily where the individual died. Please do not ask me to list it as the place of death on memorial pages - to do so would only be a guess.

I work hard on Findagrave and have sponsored quite a few memorials. Please be a contributor and not just a person who adds names. It's great to see the people who do provide research.

SPAM: Recently SPAM has been coming into my email and it's that 'robo' email wanting to give us money. Appparently our Findgrave accounts have been hacked. SUGGEST changing password!
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Montereygenealogist
Mclennan
Hi..Frances was buried with her spouse and son...memorial made...will look for new photo as cemetery staff thought there was her name added.
Added by Montereygenealogist on Jun 08, 2017 2:09 PM
Ancestry/searcher
RE: Henry Shankle/Memorial Park Cem.
You are very welcome. We were happy to do that for you. We love doing photo requests - it's so rewarding for us to help others out. If you would like any additonal photos, please don't hesitate to ask.

Paula and Doug Smith
Added by Ancestry/searcher on Jun 01, 2017 1:00 PM
Ancestry/searcher
Henry Shankle/Memorial Park Cem.
Hello. My husband and myself were at Memorial Park Cemetery this morning doing photo requests. We were unable to locate Mr. Shankle's grave, so asked the nice grounds crew in the area to help out. They were able to find Mr. Shankle's grave - but, unfortunately, there was no grave marker there. They put a white flag up at his grave, which is what we photographed. His grave is in very close proximity to the graves of Claude A. and Ida Shankles.

Paula and Doug Smith
Added by Ancestry/searcher on May 31, 2017 11:48 AM
DelMarVa Roots
RE: Lawrence Dale Wheatley
I also have the correct photo for William E, which as you suspected, is not the one shown presently. As I don't know the original memorial owner, I am reluctant to post a new photo, what to do?
Added by DelMarVa Roots on May 29, 2017 7:05 PM
genieresearcher
Wheatley
thanks for correction of name Lawrence.
Added by genieresearcher on May 29, 2017 6:23 PM
Sandi Costa
RE: Find A Grave Memorial# 179321112
I don't know how to downsize photos on my phone to post them? When I see them they are right? If you know how let me know?
Sandi
Added by Sandi Costa on May 25, 2017 5:46 PM
Anne Rupert
Great work you do
Want to commend you on your work. It is so thorough. You go the extra mile and most certain many benefit from your research. Great job
Added by Anne Rupert on Apr 26, 2017 9:05 PM
Holliday-Clay
RE: William Holiday
My uncle is pastor at St. Paul. I've asked his help in finding out more.
Added by Holliday-Clay on Apr 10, 2017 8:52 AM
Grave Walker
RE: Lester Dick's Headstone Photo
You are welcome! It was my pleasure to get those photos for you!

God bless,
Joanna aka Grave Walker
Added by Grave Walker on Apr 09, 2017 2:30 PM
Holliday-Clay
RE: William Holiday
On the death certificate, the mother's last name looks like McNair, but spelled Mcnear? The signature may belong to LJ Holliday, Leroy J. Holliday. Do you have an actual picture of the headstone of the 2nd William? On Leroy's page both Williams are in St. Paul, not Confluence.
Added by Holliday-Clay on Apr 05, 2017 7:48 AM
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