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Lonnie Hoover (#47262059)
 member for 7 years, 4 months, 27 days
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Bio Photo Capt Lonnie Ray Hoover
Unites States Marine Corps

I have been researching my family tree for over 30 years. I have over 50,000 relatives in my Ancestry.com tree.
My wife and I have sold our ranch and are now living in an RV. We will be on the road for at least three or four years, I want to visit and photograph all the cemeteries where my relatives are buried. My roots start in Virginia and North Carolina, I am starting there and working my way west.
One of my projects was to HONOR my fellow Veterans who are no longer with us, by photographing the over 20,000 memorials in the Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Ft Gibson, Oklahoma, to date I have taken photos of over 19,000 stones and added most to findagrave, then I went back, added wives and deleted all duplicates.
If I am managing one of your relatives, and they are not in my family tree, contact me and I will transfer it to you, no questions ask. Feel free to use any photo I have posted to Find A Grave, that's why I do this.
I research the family lines of my grandparents, WALSTON, LAWRENCE, WILLIS and HOOVER.
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 • 9,783 Memorials Added
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Craig Larsen
Photo use
I was wondering if I may get your permission to copy the photo of Frederick Alfred Gorr from Fort Snelling MN. to my ancestry tree. Please let me know thanks.
Added by Craig Larsen on Aug 16, 2017 6:00 PM
Rebel Jenkins
Wallie Striplin
Please decline my edits. I had wrong information and can't seem to get to my pending edits to delete them.
Sorry, Rebel Jenkins (46914804)
Added by Rebel Jenkins on Aug 14, 2017 7:40 AM
Michael Adams
Thanks
I appreciate you taking the photo of my Father's grave. I live in Ecuador and had not seen it. Que Dios te Bendiga amigo.
Added by Michael Adams on Aug 07, 2017 10:31 AM
Donna Spurgin Lay
memorial transfers
Lonnie would you consider transferring the following memorial to me?
# 52571797 Mable Lee Boyd
# 52571825 Forest Bob Boyd
# 52571825 Forest Bob Boyd
# 52571575 Carole Jean Boyd
They are children/grandchildren of my great-aunt Bertha Sikes McCowan.
Thank you
Added by Donna Spurgin Lay on Jul 14, 2017 9:45 AM
Living Grace
Thank you!
Thank you so much for transferring my in-law's graves to me so quickly!
Added by Living Grace on Jul 11, 2017 6:35 PM
Donna Spurgin Lay
# 52800264 Lee Sikes
I would like to add a new photo of the headstone which shows Iva Mae's death. Guess you have to delete the one you posted, it won't let me delete it. Thanks.
Added by Donna Spurgin Lay on Jul 05, 2017 2:49 PM
R Burnett
Griffin
Well about 2 minutes after the last message I found Ellen Griffin's memorial Lucinda Ellen, s0 my last request is no good , sorry about that !
Added by R Burnett on Jun 28, 2017 4:47 PM
R Burnett
Ellen Griffin
Hello Lonnie, could you share your photo of Richard Griffin's gravestone #9448394 on the memorial for his wife Ellen (Cookson)Griffin #180829529 b. 1895 d. 1999 for some reason her name has never been entered on Find A Grave ! thank you R. Burnett
Added by R Burnett on Jun 28, 2017 4:44 PM
riderfungirl64
Thank you!!
Thank you so much for doing this. I live in Rifle Colorado and have been trying to get my Ancestry.com tree in shape. Find a grave has been very helpful thanks to people like you.
If you find yourself in my neck of the woods I would love to meet you and if you need a place to park your RV you would be welcome to park it at my house. My mom and I a re traveling to Ouray Colorado this weekend to take some photos and to visit the graves of past relatives. I am also heading to Canon city, Gunnison, Salida, and montrose Colorado. Let me know if you need any help in these areas. God bless and THANK YOU!!!!! for your service!!!!!
Kim Rider 970-209-3471
Added by riderfungirl64 on Jun 18, 2017 2:53 PM
R Burnett
Wilma Huggins
Can you share you photo of Wilma Huggins #8976207 gravestone on the memorial for her husband; James Clarence Huggins #180306702 thank you, R. Burnett
Added by R Burnett on Jun 14, 2017 8:59 PM
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