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Carrie and Allen 💕 (#46963612)
 member for 9 years, 8 months, 26 days
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Bio Photo Each and every life is worth living, loving and remembering.


My husband and I enjoy finding monuments for other people and am extremely grateful to the volunteers who have found my own people for me. We've been working on finding the little pioneer cemeteries in the area and putting their inhabitants online. Four of our memorial pages even helped to catch a gravestone thief. Cemeteries are extremely vulnerable to vandalism, theft, negligent cattlemen, and the damage of time and weather. We appreciate all of the volunteers out there who are working so hard to document them before they are lost to history.


Dreisbach Family Association Veterans

Veterans in Mount Jefferson Memorial Park

Avenue of Flags - American Legion Crook Co. Post 29

Veterans in Juniper Haven Cemetery, Prineville

Veterans in Belcrest Memorial Park, Salem OR

I'm not a numbers addict or collector, but I adhere to Findagrave policy:

◊Find A Grave's primary purpose is a graves registration website.

◊Find A Grave's secondary purpose is a memorialization/remembrance site.

◊Find A Grave's tertiary purpose is a genealogical resource.

Transfers are only made within the guidelines set up by Find A Grave. "The ultimate goal should be to have meaningful, accurate memorials that honor those who have passed away, regardless of who created the memorial or who maintains it." I am willing to consider transferring ownership to you if you have a close family member among my records. I rarely transfer relationships more distant than first cousin... just having someone "in my family tree" or "a relative" will not elicit a transfer.

If you want information added to a memorial, go to the memorial and use the "Edit" tab to send me the information-- including family links. I will add information to the memorial, I do not transfer just because someone wants to add links or other information. Bottom line: what are you planning on doing with the entry that I haven't already done or am unable to do?

On the other hand, if you upload family photos or in some other way add value to the memorial, I am much more willing to transfer. I will always transfer a memorial if you sponsor it.

I welcome all corrections to my own work. Some records were imported using OCR so have inevitable errors, both from the original records and from machine interpretation. I am only human and make mistakes, too, but will always make it priority to correct them.


My photographs are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.0 Generic License.

If posted on please add: 2017 by Carrie and Allen on Find A Grave. Used with permission.


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b artz
There are two Dreisbach babies in Lehighton cemetery records (1934 and 1935) buried in B-53 but there are no markers or stones. Their names also do not appear on the Dreisbach stones in said lot. I added an overview photo of the plot.
Added by b artz on Sep 19, 2017 8:46 AM
Nancy Zeltinger Austin
#172004884 Ruth A Moen
Hi Carrie and Allen,
I've sent updated info on Ruth. Her memorial was all unknown. I also send her obituary on the Suggest any other correction or addition link. Her mother and brother, Cal were neighbors when I was a little girl, in my home town of Kenmare, ND.
Thanks much,
Nancy Zeltinger Austin
Find A Grave contributor #47321269
Added by Nancy Zeltinger Austin on Sep 19, 2017 7:28 AM
Dustin Snyder
Nagle Family
Hi Carrie,

I see you've added a lot for the Allen Union Cemetery in Northamption. Do you have any information on the Nagle family? I've found death certificates that imply they're buried there, but after walking the Allen Union section, I didn't find them. I haven't walked the other sections, but since they weren't Ukrainian, I don't think they would be there.

Helen Nagle 1887 - 1910
Mamie Nagle 1892 - 1910
Mary (Snyder) Nagle 1864 - 1912
Robert R Nagle 1924 - 2012
Betty R Nagle 1926 - 2005

If you don't have any information, do you know who might? Thank you for your help.
Added by Dustin Snyder on Sep 15, 2017 6:55 PM
charlott jones
Cornelius Bright FAG 51945068
Would you please look at Find A Grave # 129961993, as according to the Sherman County Observer this is where he is buried, not Wasco. Thanks.....
Added by charlott jones on Sep 07, 2017 5:56 PM
charlott jones
Are you adding important information to the memorials that you have created or not?
Added by charlott jones on Sep 06, 2017 9:33 AM
add miriam sprague to cemetery in Prineville, Oregon
was wondering if you could get miriam sprague gravestone created as she has not been added to Juniper Haven Cemetery in Prineville, Or yet. you created porter sprague's memorial and also Stephen Sprague's memorial, would appreciate if you could find Miriam
gravestone and do the same for her. Her husband is Porter and her son is Stephen
thank you very much if you can help me

Added by gary on Aug 29, 2017 9:27 AM
Sussie M Due
I see that you have Robert Forrester (my father), Jessie Forrester (my grandmother), and James Forrester (my grandfather). May I please have these transferred to my account here? I would greatly appreciate it.
Added by Sussie M Due on Aug 28, 2017 5:09 PM
Clyde Morris Underwood
Monroe A Driesbach
Hello again. Can you please delete your photo request for him so I can resubmit it? He is almost certainly buried in South Sparta, not Greenmount.
Added by Clyde Morris Underwood on Aug 26, 2017 11:47 PM
Clyde Morris Underwood
Monroe A Driesbach
Thought you'd be interested in the edits I made to Monroe's page (#158144584). Find A Grave member Bob Glover (who has extensively photographed Greenmount cemetery) had no record of Monroe there, but did find an obit indicating he's buried in South Sparta, even though the Find A Grave index for South Sparta doesn't appear to show Monroe there.
Added by Clyde Morris Underwood on Aug 26, 2017 10:02 PM
Shirley Birdsong – unknown - unknown
I will be out in that area next week. Please let me know if you still need this request.
Added by got2bjb on Aug 25, 2017 2:36 PM
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