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Bill75773 (#46933371)
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Bio Photo I am a retired native Texan married 57 years, living about 1 1/2 miles from my place of birth and about 1/2 mile from where most of my close relatives are buried. It is my hope that I have helped someone locate the final resting place of a friend or loved one which to me is the purpose of this site. If you see a relative I have listed that falls within the F.A.G. guidelines I will be happy to transfer it to you unless I am kin. Please use the Edit tab at the top of the listing for any corrections on my listings. I normally try to act on these at least once a week.
Feel free to use any pictures or info I have posted for your personal (Non commercial) use.
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Shirley Patrick
duplicate grave
21383431 C J Reese id duplicate and other has more information
Added by Shirley Patrick on Apr 18, 2017 5:10 PM
EileenHoch
RE: Edwin D McDonald
That is a shame. I'm a little sad about this. I knew that if anyone would know about a grave for him (or in this case no grave) it would be you. Edwin was my 2x great-grandfather.

Maggie was his daughter.

Now knowing that you could not locate a headstone for him you made me think to look at something. He died in 1882. His wife remarried in 1883. She ended up leaving the area but remaining in Texas. Seems quick but she was a widow with children. I'd like to think something happened to his headstone rather than think she never had one made for him.

Thank you Bill for your quick response. I appreciate it.
Added by EileenHoch on Apr 05, 2017 11:41 AM
EileenHoch
Edwin D McDonald
Hi Bill,
Long ago you took a photograph of Maggie McDonald's headstone. I am hoping to see if someone could locate her father's headstone. He is buried at Cedars Memorial Gardens (City Cemetery). Hopefully he's nearby?? I created a photo request but I thought to check with you too.

Edwin D. McDonald
Birth: Jul. 8, 1847
Death: May 4, 1882

Maggie McDonald
Birth: Aug. 28, 1878
Death: Jul. 28, 1880

Thank you,
Eileen
Added by EileenHoch on Apr 05, 2017 10:35 AM
Ms.Cook~Maine
RE: Noble Willingham (1931-2004)
Oh, I see. ☺
Added by Ms.Cook~Maine on Mar 31, 2017 7:06 AM
Ms.Cook~Maine
Noble Willingham (1931-2004)
Hi, ☺

This is a duplicate. I was wondering if you and the contributor who created the original memorial of Noble could make a compromise. The original contributor had him listed as buried in Riverside National Cemetery in Riverside, California.
Added by Ms.Cook~Maine on Mar 30, 2017 1:21 PM
Rose Anna Pyle Earley
Memorial 23415903
Eliza Margaret Thomas Wren, memorial 66443533 created Mar 3, 2011 by Joe Pearce(#46885687), is a duplicate of the Eliza Margrett Wren, memorial 23415903 created December 15, 2007 by you,Bill75773 (#46933371)

It appears the duplicate should be eliminated and the information added to the remaining memorial. Normally the memorial that was created first remains.

I have notified Joe Pearce of his duplicate. I will leave it to you gentlemen.

Rose Pyle Earley
Added by Rose Anna Pyle Earley on Mar 18, 2017 10:19 PM
Rose Anna Pyle Earley
RE: Arthur and Zepha Richardson
I begin my search by using the last name plus the cemetery. Normally the last name is not misspelled and it is easy to quickly look to see if a memorial has already been added. I saw the duplicate when someone posted the wrong picture of a gravestone on a memorial that is a relative. I saw the middle initial and dates did not match and went looking.
Added by Rose Anna Pyle Earley on Feb 12, 2017 12:01 AM
Billy F. Blackstock
Aurthur Bradley Richardson (21733864
Hi Bill,

Thanks for transfering control of Auther and Zelpha Richardson to me. I have made the necessary changes and deleted my old memorials.

Billy F. Blackstock
Added by Billy F. Blackstock on Feb 11, 2017 1:06 PM
Billy F. Blackstock
Auther Richardson (21733864
Hi Bill,

It seems we have duplicate memorials for Authur Richardson and his wife Zelpha Richardson (21733868).
Your entries preceeded mine by about 3 years. When I start to add a memorial for someone, I always do a search to see if someone has already made one, but sometimes a search does not turn up a memorial.That evidently is the case here. Had I found yours, I would not have made mine.
Thes two people were my father-in-law and mother-in-law for app. 33 years while I was married to their youngest daughter, Bobbie Jean. You will note that I have Authur and his wife connected as well as all of their (5) children. All of their children are dead.
I would like to keep my memorials for Authur Bradley Richardson and Zelpha Ruth Davis Richardson if you don't mind.However, I don't want to keep them just for the numbers of memorials I have made.
If you had rather retain them for your records, I will of course del mine. Is ther any way we can show you as the original creater of their memorials and let me keep control of them with all the connections? If not, would be so kind as to transfer them to me after I del mine? Then I could edit them to show their children.
BOY, THAT IS A MOUTH FULL IS IT NOT??
I have worked with you several times before. You have biin kind enough to transfer several memorials of my families to me and I really do appreciate it.
I believe the last time we communicated, you mentioned that your wife was in bad health.How is she doing now? I have the same problem. It does limit what and where you can go. Best of luck to your and yours.

Billy F. Blackstock
#47231175
Added by Billy F. Blackstock on Feb 11, 2017 12:38 AM
Rose Anna Pyle Earley
Arthur and Zepha Richardson
Auther Bradley Richardson memorial 47213400 (record added 1/27/2010) apparently is a duplicate record for the same person even though the spelling is Auther Bradley Richardson vs. Arthur Richardson memorial 21733864 (record added 9/24/2007). Birth year on memorial 47213400 differs from the stone.

Zelpha Ruth Davis Richardson memorial 47216381 record added 1/27/2010 apparently is a duplicate record for the same person even though the spelling is Zelpha Ruth Davis Richardson vs. Zylphar Richardson (stone indicates Zylpha R. Richardson) memorial 21733868 record added 9/24/2007.

It appears each of the duplicates should be eliminated and the information added to the remaining memorials. Normally the memorials that were created first remain.

I have alerted Bill to the situation.I assume the two of you will figure it out.
Added by Rose Anna Pyle Earley on Feb 10, 2017 10:14 PM
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