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Jim Davenport (#46577394)
 member for 14 years, 3 months, 9 days
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Bio Photo I am retired from the Navy, and have retired IN 2001 after 35 years in Law Enforcement. A couple of my hobbies are the documentation and photographing of the tombstones of the Woodmen of the World and the associated fraternal associations, and the photography and documentation of the Civil War veterans headstones where ever I come across them. I had ancestors who fought on both sides of the Civil War. My great Grandfather (Fathers side) fought Confederate (Texas Cav) and his twin brother fought Union side (Colorado Cavalry). My great Great grandfather (Mothers side) fought For the Union from Ohio. I actually actively search for both of the above mentioned types of tombstones in cemeteries where ever I happen to be. My wife usually accompanied me and assisted me greatly in these hobbies. My wife passed away from colon cancer in May 2015 and I haven't taken a picture or visited a cemetery since then. The fun is gone since I LOST my partner of 47 years.

If you have a better quality photo then the one I have posted I will not be offended if you post it.

I'll be more then glad to transfer any memorials, except for my family, to anyone who wishes them, just write and ask.
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Robert Carlson
Clive Averill Grave Marker Photo
Jim, Are you still taking grave marker photos at
the Catholic Cemetery, Central City, Colorado.
I have had a grave marker photo request in for
over a month for Clive Averill. If you are not taking photos there do you know another Find A Grave member
who might be taking photos there?

Thanks, Robert Carlson
Added by Robert Carlson on Jul 12, 2017 6:40 PM
E. Luna
RE: Welcome
Thank you so much. I am very thankful to you and the rest of the volunteers who started these memorials for everyones loved ones.
Added by E. Luna on Jun 29, 2017 6:14 PM
E. Luna
Carlos Moya
Jim, if you would please transfer my great uncle Carlos Moya to me, I would highly appreciate it.

Find A Grave Memorial# 48065454

My member id is: #49303251

Thank you so much for creating his memorial.

E. Luna
Added by E. Luna on Jun 28, 2017 11:33 PM
Amelia
Joshua Raynard
I would like to request the transference of Sgt. Joshua L. Raynard to myself - his 3rd Great Granddaughter. I appreciate and thank you for creating his memorial. Thank you for all you have done.
Added by Amelia on Jun 23, 2017 10:20 PM
John Denison
RE: James Maxwell
Hi Jim,

Yes, please transfer James Maxwell to me.
Find A Grave Memorial# 7449340

My member ID is 49126494

Thank you,

John
Added by John Denison on Jun 23, 2017 4:46 PM
John Denison
RE: John Foster
Hi Jim,

Thank you for transferring John Foster. I took care of the edits and he is all set now.

I appreciate all you have done on Find A Grave.

John
Added by John Denison on May 18, 2017 11:33 AM
Calmly Searching
RE: Lee
Jim,

Thank you so much for the transfer of Marie Lee to me. I have added what I can for now.

So sorry you are not able to walk the cemeteries any more taking photos, due to your health.

If there is anything I can do to help you on here, please let me know.

Phyllis

Added by Calmly Searching on Apr 29, 2017 10:41 AM
Sheree'
RE: Lenore Sweeney 133837501
Thank you Jim and thank you for all your work on Find A Grave.
Sheree'
Added by Sheree' on Feb 23, 2017 12:53 PM
Sheree'
RE: Lenore Sweeney 133837501
Hello Jim,

I now have an account with find a grave and was wondering if you could transfer (this will be my first time) these two family members to me?

Alice Lenore Sweeney 133837501

John W Sweeney 133810861

Thank you in advance,
Sheree' Clark Belanger Find A Grave# 49065437
Added by Sheree' on Feb 22, 2017 2:53 PM
STEVEN LEWIS
RE: William Billmyer
Thanks Jim, I saw that earlier.
Added by STEVEN LEWIS on Feb 06, 2017 4:50 PM
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