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Janet Bertram (#46518456)
 member for 15 years, 6 months, 11 days
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Bio Photo I started at a young age with the interest for the dead. This photo was taken in about 1957 at the Aztec Ruins in New Mexico. I am on the left and my cousin Diane Quinn on the right.

Researching my family history is one of the most important goals in my life. I feel we should all know as much about our ancestors as possible. Through my research I have been able to spend quality time with my sister, Sandra Bertram MEIER. Researching has brought lots of people into my life I would never have met otherwise. Let's all keep up the good work.

I have just come across my pictures on Ancestry.com that someone has used as their own. There is no mention of where the picture came from. This is ashame. For all of you that tramp through knee high grass, work in the hot Texas sun, and in the cold north wind, use your own gas and then try to find a tree big enough when nature calls, you know what I am talking about. Please if you want to use my pictures or anyone elses please have the decency to ask before posting and give credit where credit is due.

PLEASE NOTE - VERY IMPORTANT:
"...The copyright of all photos posted to Find A Grave remains with the original submitter. No use of photos for any other website or personal use is permitted without the prior consent of the original submitter."

Since I am getting so many requests for transfers I have started using the findagrave guidelines for transfer. You do not need to own an ancestors memorial page to have a great memorial. I update them each day and will add to a memorial. Just use the edit button on the top right hand of the memorial to be edited.

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You currently have one or more such edit requests on your profile page. Most edit requests are no longer sent from FindaGrave with an email notice to the memorial creator/current manager. You have to go to your profile page and check the Edit tab to see the requests for additions or changes to your memorials.

Please check your profile page so that the requested edits can be processed. FindaGrave has made this change to facilitate rapid handling of multiple edit requests.
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Carol Hudson
RE: Pictures
Thank you so much. Your hard work and effort are much appreciated.

Carol
Added by Carol Hudson on Jul 17, 2017 9:51 AM
Carol Hudson
Memorials 95799750 and 95799766
Hi Janet, Thank you for taking the photos of the headstones of my cousin, Dora E Smitheal and her spouse, Claude E Smitheal, and posting them on Find A Grave. I would like your permission to use them in my family tree on Ancestry.com. I am sorry your photos have been used without permission - these two have, as well. However, if you give me permission, I will place your name in the title along with the admonition to contact you to use the photo. I understand your frustration. I allow anyone to use the few photos I have placed on Find A Grave, but I did not spend hours in the sun taking them, either - I retrieved them from my stash of family photos and scanned them in my air conditioned office! Quite a difference in effort.

The photos of my relatives' headstones enhance their profile page (I use the photos in the 'Death' section of the page) and add character to my tree.

Again, thank you for your hard work, your time and your perseverance. And, most of all, your generosity.

Carol Barber Hudson
Carol Barber Family Tree
Added by Carol Hudson on Jul 15, 2017 9:12 AM
MWG2
Wootans
Vey exciting to get all of these photos. Thanks, again!
Michael
Added by MWG2 on Jun 16, 2017 7:19 PM
MWG2
Wootan Photo
Thank you for going out and taking the photo and posting it to the memorial. It means a lot to me and my family. Thanks, again.
Michael
Added by MWG2 on Jun 16, 2017 6:35 PM
Johnnie Lafleur
Please add a sibling to Evelyn L Seymour
Evelyn Langley Seymour was my great aunt. She had a SISTER
PEARL L ARDOIN
B. Mar 23, 1911. D. Jun 1, 1983
Buried at. Saint Ann's New Cemetery
Mamou
Evangeline Parish
Louisiana, USA

Their parents were Dorcinus & Eva D Langley
Added by Johnnie Lafleur on Jun 05, 2017 6:01 PM
ranny
Ivy P O'Quinn
Thanks for the link!
Randy O'Guin, ranny Find A Grave# 47208269
Part of my One Name Study of the O'Guins
Added by ranny on May 30, 2017 8:34 AM
Lynda Kennedy
LAYTON JENKINS
Do you have the section number and plot number? If not you can contact the cemetery at 281-332-3111 and they will look it up for you. The cemetery is so large and without this info it would be hard to locate. I will be happy to go photograph the marker/monument for you.
Added by Lynda Kennedy on May 07, 2017 9:04 PM
Tia Rutledge
Permission to use photos
Hello,

First I want to thank you for your time and effort in taking and uploading photos to the website. I would like to ask your permission to save the photos to my computer system that you took for FindaGrave.com for my personal genealogy research and posting to my family tree online. I will give credit to your work. Will you permit me to do that?

I really appreciate this,

Tia Rutledge
Added by Tia Rutledge on May 03, 2017 7:24 AM
Sam Hampton, Jr
RE: Annie J Walling
Janet, I do not know the first name of Mr. Walling. I am hoping that since you have added in the bio the clarification of her legal last name, someone else will know the answer to the question.


Thanks.
Added by Sam Hampton, Jr on Mar 17, 2017 1:26 PM
KH
Jesse H. McCaleb
I noticed that his tombstone reads 6 Jul 1888 as death date, not June.

Karen
Added by KH on Feb 10, 2017 5:25 PM
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