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Tom Denardo (#767)
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Bio Photo DOES ANYONE KNOW THE NAME OF THIS UNION OFFICER or what unit he served under? He is a 2LT. On the reverse side of the photo it says Partridge's Gallery, Wheeling West Virginia.It has been used because there is a stamp on it.

Findagrave was founded in 1998. When I first joined this site back in July 1999, we had to mail our photos to Utah and they would upload the records. I can account for 179 famous records on this site that show me as the one who found and created the famous record. F-A-G only shows 112 This meant I did not get credit for many records. Anytime you see my photos dated before 2002, that meant I found the records but only credited with the photo. I have numerous trees on ancestry that I have done for friends. Ancestry com is where family trees are put together. Findagrave is a separate entity---This is one of my contributions I leave to future posterity.


Tips on researching your family tree.
Records from the 1800s:
Example 1. Mary T. Lincoln, the 'T'
usually represents her maiden name, not her middle initial.
Example 2. Robert Todd Lincoln. The first born son's middle name is usually his mothers maiden name.In this example, Todd is his mothers maiden name.

My goal is to do Quality Work, Not Quantity Work.Copyright information: You may use my photos. Most people do not give credit to the people who actually take the photos.People listed as FAMOUS on this site are "maintained by findagrave", which means only they can edit/add information. Any records I have that are Famous, I can't change a thing for you, sorry.
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Virginia Summers-Arnold
RE: Floral hills
Thank you for Charles and Virginia Summers.
Added by Virginia Summers-Arnold on Jul 19, 2017 12:45 PM
Susan
RE: Your 2LT Photo from Wheeling, W VA
Well, Tom, I love doing stuff like this. It's kind of like the lottery: I always believe that I'm going to win . . .

I sure wish we could identify him, and maybe one day we will.

Best,
Susan
Added by Susan on Jul 16, 2017 11:47 PM
Ms Martie M
Auckly family
THANK YOU Tom for the beautiful headstone photos for this family plot.
You are much appreciated!
Martie
Added by Ms Martie M on Jul 15, 2017 7:43 AM
Susan
RE: Your 2LT Photo from Wheeling, W VA
Hi Tom,

Well I did hear from them, but not the answer I wanted! Here is what they said: "The bad news is, it is virtually impossible to identify people in historical photographs without any records or identifying information. CDV cards, were easy and cheap and made by the thousands. It is an unfortunate fact that the names of people in numerous historical photographs, including many in our own collections, are lost to history. The only suggestion I can make is to check with local historical societies to see if they have the same image with an identification such as the Wheeling Historical Society"(http://www.wheelinghistoricalsociety.com/ http://www.wheelinghistoricalsociety.com/ ).

So I was all over that but to no avail. What a shame! Sorry. Let me know if you ever find out who he is!
Best,
Susan

I wrote to the Library of Congress:
Reference Section
Prints and Photographs Division
Library of Congress
Telephone: 202-707-6394
http://www.loc.gov/pictures/
Added by Susan on Jul 14, 2017 8:40 PM
IrishAideen
Thanks
Thank you very much Tom for taking a photo of Francis McNamara's grave. It's unlikely that we'll ever be in that part of the world so it's great to be able to add this photo to our family history.
Added by IrishAideen on Jul 09, 2017 2:01 PM
scott wentzel
Archie Werner
Thank you for getting me this picture of Archie's gravestone.
Added by scott wentzel on Jul 09, 2017 11:07 AM
Anonymous
RE: transfer john and margaret tuohey to you
Thank you so very much. I appreciate your help. Hope you ha a good 4th oh July.
Added by Anonymous on Jul 05, 2017 10:44 AM
Joyce
Mary Roper
Tom,

Thank you for taking the time to locate and photograph Mary's headstone.

Thanks so much for your help!
Joyce
Added by Joyce on Jul 04, 2017 4:44 PM
Lorri French
RE: landon osborn 1866-1932
Yes . Thank you he appreciated it very much as do I . You shared valuable information God Bless you Tom .
Added by Lorri French on Jul 03, 2017 9:44 AM
Diane Pedersen
Patrick McDermott
One more message. Thank you for his headstone photo. I appreciate you taking time to do this for me.
Added by Diane Pedersen on Jul 02, 2017 8:27 AM
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