|Mark and Kay (#46832542)|
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**Do to sickness in our family and the hours we work we are not on find a grave every day. Please be patient and we will get to corrections and requests as soon as we can. Thank you for your understanding.** |
**Transfer request. Please do not request transfers with a public message on our profile. Please use the edit button on each memorial to request a transfer and please be sure to include how you are related to the person. We will make transfers as set forth in the find a grave rules for transfers. **
In 2006 Mark found the Find A Grave web site when he was searching for some Civil War history in our area. We love helping people find their loved ones and try to add as much information as we can find. We have went searching in the rain, snow, heat, and wind (we like it the least).
After many hours of research we determined that the only way to get good quality, readable photos that would verify the information people wanted and not harm the stones in any way was to use plan water and a very soft brush or to do rubbings of the stones. We have now started retaking some of our first photos that we do not feel were as good as they could be when we get to those cemeteries. We find it very disturbing when we see other volunteers that have put powder, shaving cream and chalk on the older stones and they are deteriorating as it has a chemical reaction with the acid in our rain.
We have met many people we will cherish forever, saw places we would have never seen and experienced adventures we will never forget. We hope to continue for many years and have many more adventures. This past year has been different since I started back to work after being off for 2 years. The summer was so hot and Mark fights skin cancer so we have not gotten to take as many photos as we would like. I've been adding memorials for people in Christian County as that is my home and I have many records for them.
If a family member of any memorial that we have entered would like to take over the ownership of that memorial page please contact us and we discuss transfer of ownership. Do to several requests from people that are not actually related and collecting "surnames" if you are not within 5 generations we may not transfer. We will add "documented" information only to a memorial. Just because you say they need to be linked is not documentation. Please provide obit, death or birth certificates when requesting information be added. If we have entered any information that is incorrect please contact us for a correction. We are here to help people and keep the information as accurate as possible.
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|Mary Jane (Garrett) Glidewell||Glidewell Cemetery|
My name is Mary Glidewell. My husband and I live in Branson, MO. We are aware of the Glidewell Cemetery but don't know where it is except that it is in Christian County, MO. I see you are the contributor for that little cemetery. Can you please tell me where it is. We will be forever grateful.
Thank you for all your diligent work.
|JMW||Fred Shanks 58670499|
thought you should know I am going to delete my entry for Fred shanks account it is a Dupe. I notice you have a very nice headstone picture and thought you might want to move it to the memorial for Fred shanks # 57909644.. will give you a couple of days to move it and then I will delete my Dupe...Sorry about all this..Mike in Missouri
Added by JMW on Dec 03, 2016 6:01 AM
|Kathy Stroope Veasey||Crawford transfers|
Thanks so much,
So your health concerns improve soon
|Sarah Mikkelsen Carson||Chester F. Swearingen|
Thank you for making the edits.
|D Snyder||Memorial 106725473|
Wrong photo on this memorial.
Added by D Snyder on Sep 01, 2016 7:22 AM
|Linda Cooksey McAninch||Dogwood Cemetery|
My uncle Thomas Jefferson Harness is buried in Dogwood. You posted the picture of the overhead sign. I was wondering if you photographed the stones also? I don't know if he has a stone.
|Thea Baker||George Daniel Ghan|
Thank you so much for the transfer. Warm regards, Thea Baker
|Bev Mundy||Lula B. Jones Transfer|
Thank you ever so much for the transfer.
|Jess & Carl||dinwiddie transfers|
thank you so much for the transfers
|Beverly & Gregg||Thank you for the transfer|
Thanks so much for transferring my Great Grandparents (Allen & Jane Luttrull) to my management. I appreciate your work on these and I will maintain them to the best of my ability.
Gregg & Beverly Schweppe
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