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Grave Finder (#21319783)
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Bio Photo If you have a family member that I have listed and you would like me to transfer their memorial to you. You need to send me the request with YOUR MEMBER NUMBER, I can't transfer without it and I'm not going to hunt it down for you. So please I need your member number for a transfer.

If you are looking for a family members grave and find a picture here, please contact me for permission to use it. Whether or not you were directed here by Ancestry or Billion graves.com. Please ask me first. Thank you

AND PLEASE don't add nasty comments in the flower section of the memorials. If you have a question, please email me or add a note down below in the note section of my bio.

Unknown we are to each other...through time our paths have crossed...so as we visit one to another...know as family you shall never be lost.

I consider Cemeteries to be outdoor museums.
I am proud to be referred to as "The Family Historian."


THE CEMETERY PHOTOGRAPHER

Wandering among the stones I see
The stones so weathered and worn
‘Tis difficult to find the date
On which the babe was born

I stare at the stone and am struck with awe
At the life that I knew was gone
This was someone's child, a babe so sweet
With loved ones to carry on

So I take a photo for all to see
For the family that remains
An everlasting memory of
A child of God's domain

I brush the weeds back from the stone
And say a silent prayer
For the babes that had no chance to live
And for mothers everywhere

The dove calls out it's mourning song
Among the stones so still
Echoes of the woes, through time
The choirs of despair

The stone will someday perish
The flowers will be gone
But a photo now remains of this
Their memory lives on!

And so my friend, don't hesitate
To film the weathered stone
Those who live within your hearts
Are never truly gone.

I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith. 2 Timothy 4:7



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Robert Simpson
Dean Lillis 142243987
Received your note and attempted to reply but your comcast account doesn't work.

"Note: Field survey. Not here at Rockville Cemetery. Ashes probably with 2nd wife Hedwig Lillis."
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Hi,

I didn't list a cemetery and I am unclear what needs to be changed. Please get back to me and I will be happy to make changes.

Thanks
Added by Robert Simpson on Sep 19, 2017 6:55 PM
Ken Buttry
McFarland family
You have Leven McFarland being born after his mother's death (1770 vs 1765). Do you have any documentation of either of these? You also have three brothers born in 1765, Charles being one. Again, can you document this. Census records indicate a Charles McFarland born between 1766 and 1784 (1810), 1776 and 1794 (1820), 1781 and 1790 (1830) and 1781 and 1790 (1840). Charles was my wife's 3rd gr-grandfather and died in 1847. You can find his will on my family tree on ancestry.com. Any info will be greatly appreciated. Ken Buttry
Added by Ken Buttry on Sep 19, 2017 3:21 PM
DCB
RE: Zelda McFarland
Hi,

Zella was my 1st cousin (2x removed). I've turned over the memorial to you as the closer relative. You may have noticed I also found the locations of other siblings of hers that you've been looking for and connected them to Elmore and Harriett. I'm still working to find Myrtle's grave.

David
Added by DCB on Sep 07, 2017 10:45 AM
Deborah
RE: Mary Adams Brainard
Thanks. After I emailed you, I did find The Adams Family Association webpage which gives the same info you just sent. I think the Kansas and Indiana locations are very close to one another.
Added by Deborah on Sep 02, 2017 7:47 AM
Jeffrey Thomas-Ledesma
Ganell Burt
Could you please transfer Ganell Burt to me she was a cousin and I have more info to add to her bio.
Jeff 46842215)
Added by Jeffrey Thomas-Ledesma on Aug 27, 2017 3:25 PM
SGF
RE: Tennessee W Brennan Chinn
Thank you for your reply. I either "mis-typed" or spell check popped in. The last name of her father is Drennan with a 'D'.
Added by SGF on Aug 22, 2017 10:55 AM
Patricia Shriver
RE: Charlotte Berry
Thanks for the spousal correction.

James Henry Gordon died in 1907.
Added by Patricia Shriver on Aug 12, 2017 8:36 PM
Lise
Baby Kirner
Thank you very much for recording the final resting place of this baby. I always wondered what happened to him.
Added by Lise on Aug 07, 2017 4:27 PM
Christie Trapp
RE: Hello
Yeah -- what's up with you? Been traveling alot and working on scrapbooks in between trying to play catch up with old emails from back in 2011! Trying to clear out my inbox. Slow process, but because of that, am working on some of my older memorials.

What have you been doing of late?
Added by Christie Trapp on Aug 07, 2017 2:02 AM
Ruth Ellen Bartels
Ronald Maurice Conner, Suisun-Fairfield
Thanks so much for confirming that there is no marker for this baby. I appreciate your efforts.
Added by Ruth Ellen Bartels on Jul 13, 2017 8:52 AM
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