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I am usually delighted to process your edits or suggested corrections. However I will neither do your data entry nor edit your spelling and punctuation. If information can be entered in specific fields, you will need to do that through the new edit system and I will accept or decline it. Other suggested changes such as biographies or requests for transfers will be honored via the "Suggest any other correction or addition" which sends me an Email with a link to the page and to you. I might fact check your information through resources available to me.
I will transfer any memorial I have created on request except those for
a. my own ancestors or in my virtual cemeteries.
b. Nor will I transfer to anyone who is listed as "Anonymous" and has a blank profile. It is difficult to trust someone who is so concealed.
c. Nor will I transfer to the terminally rude unless you document the four generation proximity of relationship required by the FAQ.
I give explicit permission to copy and use any photo I have taken and posted on Find a Grave for your own genealogical purposes. No need to ask.
I am a retired Episcopal priest who has done genealogical work for her own family since 1990. I used to serve as a Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness volunteer for Cottonwood County before that site closed. This was easy to do, as I live within a mile of the Courthouse and Historical Society. You can contact the Historical Society at email@example.com. They charge $10. per hour plus copying for research.
I am nearly done doing whole small cemeteries in Cottonwood County, Minnesota. The five of us working on that have finished all but the Windom cemetery, Lakeview. If I have been able to post a photo on the front page of a cemetery in CC you will find my status notes in the caption. [Feb 2013] Working on Mountain Lake from photos & register and Lakeview from a list. I am also working on comprehensive postings for columbaria in Minnesota Episcopal churches.
My daughter thought graving was a waste of time but I pointed out that it gets me out for a walk up and down "rows" in the cemetery. And a friend of hers pointed out that considering all the recent zombie movies it's good to remember this: It is far better to be looking for dead people than to have dead people looking for you! Enjoy!
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|Kelly Muldoon||RE: Paulson photos|
You are very welcome. I am glad I could help. If I can be of any more assistance, please let me know.
|bojawilson||Find A Grave Memorial# 11123509|
You have posted the wrong gravestone picture for this individual.
|Roslyn Roisman-Patchi||RE: Laura Landon|
Thanks for the edits!
Laura wed unknown Dawson presumably in Missouri as their one child, a daughter named Osie was born 1896 in Missouri
Here is her marriage record in Minnesota to John Landon: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-8B6F-NCK?i=569&cc=1803974
Marriage record in Brown County, South Dakota to Albert F Schraw can be found via ancestry.com to Laura Landen
|Linda Jackson||Irene Kalkbrenner|
Thank you very much for transferring Irene's memorial to me to maintain.
|Bob Atherton||Duplicate entries|
138355278 needs to be merged with your 139979840.
|Marc Thayer, III||RE: Rites for Fr. Thayer|
Thank you for contacting me. I don't know if I'm a relative of Father Thayer or not. Probably a distant cousin as most Thayer's in America are related as my research has determined.
In my spare time I research Thayer's who have passed away and post my research to the Find a Grave site to honor them and provide a lasting memorial to them.
Regards, Marc Thayer III
|Pia||RE: Thomas Kitson|
Refresh my memory of what was sent. I generally use birth or death certificates. Was you Thomas' parent Charles & Mary?
Added by Pia on Apr 21, 2017 2:21 PM
|S Hemingway||William Rost Info|
Thanks so much for the info on William Rost. It helped in the listing I had done of his marriages since I had missed posting one of the marriages. As always, your help is very much appreciated.
If you would like a transfer of the Rost memorial, I would gladly transfer it to you as I have no personal connection to the family. I randomly had taken the gravestone photo while visiting a relative's gravesite in that cemetery.
|Paul E. and Krista L. Hanson||Wiens family|
Thank you for the transfers.
All best wishes,
|Paul E. and Krista L. Hanson||Wiens family|
Thank you so much for adding in the information for the Wiens family members! I am glad to re-write or if you want to transfer to me that is fine too! These are the family members of my great-grandmother Helena Wiens Anderson Long.
So many thanks for all you do!
Krista Finstad Hanson
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