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Bill Stephens (#47298947)
 member for 15 years, 11 months, 10 days
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Bio Photo If I have entered a memorial for a relative of yours it is because when I was at the cemetery I look for other 'interesting' headstones and something must have drawn me to your relative. I will gladly transfer ownership to you if you e-mail me thru find-a-grave or at and give me your membership number.

I welcome corrections and updates...please use the EDIT tab on the memorial rather than contacting me directly.

You have my permission to use any of my FaG photos for your personal use. You will need to use the images on FaG because I do not keep the original .jpg images after I post...too many pix and not enough terabytes of storage!

I particularly enjoy visiting the remote rural cemeteries. I make every effort to find who is the steward of the cemetery and attempt to get a map of the sections and lot locations. (usually the county clerk at the courthouse has the steward information). Most of these stewards are old and all share a common frustration that nobody wants to take over the responsibility from them when they are gone. They are delighted to learn that FaG has taken the interest to list and photograph graves in their cemeteries.
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RE: Jessie Garinger @ Harvey, KS cemetery
Hello Bill--It appears you've already posted a headstone photo from Lot 24 for John V. Garinger, Emily (Emma) J. Garinger and Lottie Browning who are siblings and all on the same stone. Thanks for your help. Marina Yeager #46871120
Added by Marina on Apr 12, 2017 2:16 PM
John Hill
Evans photos in Harveyville

Thanks for taking the time to get these photos. I really appreciate it. Hard to believe they're still around since the 1860s.

Thanks again,

Added by John Hill on Apr 10, 2017 7:54 AM
Martin Stephen Doherty (1501466)
Thank you for adding the photo of Martin Doherty.
Added by Steve on Apr 09, 2017 6:52 PM
Aurorae Little♥UE
Memorial# 54082161 Adkins
This memorial has an incorrect pic BOSTER vs Adkins, just thought I'd let you know :) Elizabeth Grace Adkins
Added by Aurorae Little♥UE on Mar 29, 2017 1:57 AM
Joseph Ingersoll marker
Bill Stephens,
Thank you so much for the photo of Joseph Ingersoll's marker in Eskridge. He is my 2x great grandfather and I am writing about him in a class that I am taking at the Genealogical Library. I am kind of stuck on why he moved from New York to Wisconsin and then to Kansas. I'm hoping it turns out well. At least it is a place to start.

Thanks and just as a side note, My husband is
Bill Stephans. How's that for a coincidence?
Added by micki on Mar 20, 2017 7:41 PM
Wabaunsee County cemetery
Hi - some time ago I created the Klein-Drebing Cemetery in Wabaunsee county; I see that you took photos of the cemetery and headstones last fall. Would you still be able to pinpoint the cemetery on a map? All I have is Section 7, Township 13 South, Range 11 East. I also found where William Drebing owned the west 1/2 of the southeast 1/4 and the east 1/2 of the southwest 1/4 in Section 7. I don't see anything on Google Earth that suggests a cemetery, but it is quite small. I'd like to get an accurate map up on Find A Grave if you can help. The map I've got on there now is where Hessdale Road crosses the center of Section 7. Thanks very much! ~ Chris
Added by Chris on Mar 20, 2017 6:55 PM
William Whitlow
thanks pic is now on right memorial
Added by Oz on Mar 19, 2017 6:03 PM
Carolyn Ellis
Salathiel Roberts
That's too bad, but thanks for trying. I appreciate it.
Added by Carolyn Ellis on Mar 17, 2017 6:08 PM
Bill thank you so much for obtaining the picture I needed for a grave site. Your work is greatly appreciated.
Added by Bobbi on Mar 11, 2017 4:19 PM
Obtained picture
Added by Bobbi on Mar 11, 2017 4:17 PM
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