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Colleen Sanders Broyles (#46875999)
 member for 10 years, 8 months, 7 days
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Bio Photo Hi!


A little about me...I'm a amateur photographer/genealogist/findagraver as well as an extremely proud mommy to six children (3 girls/3boys) and 16 grandchildren! :) I've been working on my own family tree since about 1994...not long after my Grama passed away...she raised me and so I do occasionally refer to her as my Mommy. Family that I am working on are Sanders, Denny/Denney, Cummins, Daglish, McCord, Heater, Galbreath and Lobb. I live with my best friend...my Ed as I call him! and our doggie, Jettie. I found Findagrave while researching our family and have been a die hard "Graver" since!

Update: Married my best friend, My Ed, Oct 3, 2014 and am now officially a "new" person lol

PLEASE If you want to request a transfer or updates to memorials do that through the "edit" tab/suggest a correction!!!! When I have many many many edits/transfers/messages to read and answer it gets frustrating to have to look up the memorials for each request when if done correctly I can just click on the link included with the suggestion/edit...quicker for me to get it done for you :) :)
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If someone has an issue with any memorial I am involved with please be polite and adult and send a note through the SAC feature and I'll gladly do whatever I can to make you happy! Leave me a rude hateful message and I'll first delete it and then forget about it. That way I'm returning the favor!

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From Find A Grave's FAQ...
"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."
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I have no problem whatsoever doing any updates or links to my memorials and definitely will transfer if I'm not related and you have a direct connection.
I love being able to link up entire families as far back or forward as possible!!! It's like a big puzzle and I also love puzzles :) It gives me a great feeling to get one done! I always try to find a little information to add to the memorials that I create so that it is more than the mere fact that someone was born and they died. Sometimes I'm unsuccessful but believe me I usually spend some time searching before I give up! Stubborness I guess lol.
If I ever add a picture to a memorial that you would rather I didn't please let me know but I prefer to hear from the "manager" of the memorial.
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Kathy Bassett Davis
Alice Ewell
Hi, I found the above child's stone and added a pic to the memorial. I did some checking with Ancestry.com and found her death cert. Here's more info on her. BD Sept 22, 1927, in Indiana and died Dec 10, 1928, in Alexandria, In... also Her fathers BD is May 4, 1898, and he died March 20, 1944, and according to the invoice where his wife paid for a military stone to be delivered to the Odd Fellow IOOF Cemetery in Alexandria, In. His Name was Harry Alden Ewell. Childs mother was Hattie Mae Cox Ewell. I looked up both Alexandria cemetery's and Harry is not on the list. Maybe you can find him and add that to Alice Ewell's memorial. Kathy Bassett Davis
Added by Kathy Bassett Davis on Jul 23, 2017 9:06 PM
Richard Mayo
RE: Sarah Zetta Bradshaw
Ok there is
Sarah Zetta Bradshaw Memorial# 96069738
Arthur Lawrence Bradshaw Memorial# 96069726
then who ??
Added by Richard Mayo on Jul 23, 2017 12:53 AM
joann mclain
finding great grandmother
I recently found that my great,great, grandmother was buried at Tabor cemetery. Her name was Joannah McLain. 1833-1917. If there is any information that you can provide, I would appreciate it.

My name is JoAnn McLain
email jmckirkpatrick@aol.com

Thank you so much
Added by joann mclain on Jul 20, 2017 8:59 AM
Richard Mayo
Sarah Zetta Bradshaw
Find A Grave Memorial# 96069738

I hate to Bother you but am trying to Find her Children, you took the headstone picture of her and her huspand A. Lawrence Bradshaw Find A Grave Memorial# 96069726 there are three headstones in the Picture can you tell me pls who is the 3rd one or can you find out please
Added by Richard Mayo on Jul 18, 2017 9:11 PM
JAK
RE: Unknown Child at Jont Brown
Hey Colleen,

I've added the picture showing the proximity of the footstone to the headstone.

J
Added by JAK on Jul 13, 2017 6:52 PM
N J Martin
RE: transfers
Yes they are all my cousins, from my 4th gr grandaunt Mary (Gee)Taylor and their husbands or wives. That is why I would like them, bec no one has all the info and I do and would like to get it in and link everyone up. I usually get with you via email but was on here so just decided to do it that way.

Thanks
Nola
Added by N J Martin on Jul 05, 2017 5:56 AM
RainbowGal
Sarah New Warrum-Cooper Cemetery
thanks so much for the pic of Sarah's grave site.
Her father was my ggg grandfather. I am a Find A Grave volunteer in three counties in southern TN. Appreciate the effort and the thought.
Blessings, Judy G.
Added by RainbowGal on Jul 04, 2017 7:54 AM
Susan Herrera
Kepner, Highland Cem, Hamilton Co IN
Pls change memorial no## 133240588, Addie Klepner to KEPNER. Also change associated family members, Samuel & Fred. Thanks for all you do! Susan Herrera, Addie Kepner's gr-gr niece.
Added by Susan Herrera on Jul 03, 2017 5:01 PM
N J Martin
LAURA K WILLIAMSON
Memorial# 92146187 The death year is 1896.
I am trying to find her maiden name. Her husb George A. Williamson was born in VA on 2/18/1834 and he died in Pendleton on Dec 29, 1907 he hung himself.

Nola
Added by N J Martin on Jul 03, 2017 11:58 AM
N J Martin
CARRIE TAYLOR WILLIAMSON
Memorial# 107561280 can you transfer to me? Her mother was my 4th gr grand aunt.

All of the siblings death cert have dif maiden names for the mom, some have it correct others hav some other name but they all belong to the same woman. So somewhere someone made a mistake.

I know we do a lot of the same families but not sure if you do Gee family or not.

Anyway, I am trying to get the parents and all the kids linked up with correct info and then make note that some of the death cert have incorrect maiden name for the mom.

Thanks
Nola
Added by N J Martin on Jul 03, 2017 11:41 AM
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