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DLBolman (#47304338)
 member for 6 years, 9 months, 17 days
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Bio Photo I started doing some geneological research which led to my discovery of 'Find A Grave'. Part of my research included finding the graves of my ancestors and keeping a photographic record of what I find. While I was walking the cemeteries I started seeing familiar names of family and old friends so I photograph them and put them on the website. Sometimes I just shoot a photo of anything that catches my interest such as some of the older neglected markers that I find. I also have been registering the gravesites of Civil War veterans with the "Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War" graves registration database. Since 2012, I have begun photographing all of the cemeteries around Leipsic, Ohio. ...And I also discovered that cemeteries are a nice peaceful place to take an easily distracted german shepherd dog for an evening walk.

Please use the edit tab on the memorial to request a transfer. Send your Find A Grave membership number and your relationship to the deceased. It is my policy to transfer memorials to family as long as I am not related to the deceased.
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I try to get the information in the memorials as accurate as possible but sometimes the only information I have is incomplete or incorrect. I prefer to work from photos that I shoot when visiting a cemetery in person, and for the majority of the memorials that I have entered into Find a Grave, a headstone photo is the only documentation I have.
Please use the edit tab on the memorial to make additions and corrections. Since Find a Grave now links to other websites used for genealogical research, please try to be as accurate as possible to keep this site a useful resource. Unless you have firsthand knowledge of the deceased, please research, document and verify information when making edits. If something does not look right to me I will recheck and verify the information and you should do the same.

You may use my Find a Grave photos on or other websites and projects involving genealogy. And as always, please give credit where credit is due.
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Valice Raffi
Thomas Wilson Prentiss
Thank You!
Added by Valice Raffi on Feb 22, 2017 6:36 AM
Kathy Erikson
112934231 (Lafferty)
If you will look more closely at the tombstone for James R. Lafferty you will see that it says he died in 1894, not 1884. His probate record also says 1894. (He was my third GGF)
Added by Kathy Erikson on Jan 17, 2017 12:16 PM
Sharon Hurricks
Rose Ann Fairchild
Thanks so much for the transfer. I will be adding additional info on her.
Added by Sharon Hurricks on Mar 02, 2016 5:11 PM
Julia Catherine Lindle
Thanks for the edit to Julia Catherine Lindle.
The Tingle family is difficult to follow in places, and it helps to have details on the Memorials.
Added by SWT on Dec 07, 2015 10:49 AM
Matilda Butler
Thanks so much for the transfer, and, your time and trouble!
Added by bstahl on Sep 25, 2015 4:52 PM
Chloe Wood
I truly appreciate the transfer - thank you!
Added by bstahl on Sep 21, 2015 12:34 PM
Amy H
Thank you!
Just wanted to leave a little note THANKING YOU so much for taking this pic of my uncle's headstone!
Added by Amy H on Aug 21, 2015 1:17 PM
Tina Denzik
McMichael, Nancy date of death
The date of death for Nancy J McMichael is incorrect. My nancy was married to Samuel Altman. she died Dec 11, 1914. Her headstone does not state the exact date of death. I would love to know where the other date came from....just trying to verify information.

Thank you
Tina Denzik
Added by Tina Denzik on Jun 08, 2015 5:21 PM
William H. Curtin
Will you pleases link William H. Curtin, Mem. #129777462 to his parents:

William Ambrose Curtin, Mem. #77895827
Julia Margaret Lynch, Memo #77895344

Thank you.
Added by GenieB on May 02, 2015 11:53 AM
RE: Rev. Pettibone photo
Morning, You are welcome. I am glad I could help.
Added by twistedbranches on Apr 30, 2015 8:53 AM
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