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BobBoston (#46926159)
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tod warrington
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Thank you so much Bob, I really appreciate it!! Sincerely Tod

Added by tod warrington on May 31, 2016 7:40 PM

Erin Bohannon
RE: Elizabeth R. Corcoran Bohannon
Come on now...is there anything better than severe sunburn, aching feet, and grass stains that mey never wash out of my jeans? I think not... :D I even dragged my boyfriend into it! "Honey...why don't we spend a nice quiet time at home tonight?... Oh....wait...There is this cemtery that has over a hundred requests...it's only an hour and a half away......"

Adult treasure hunting!

Added by Erin Bohannon on May 31, 2016 8:07 AM

Erin Bohannon
Elizabeth R. Corcoran Bohannon
Thank you so much for the great photo!

Added by Erin Bohannon on May 31, 2016 7:37 AM

Sabu
James Ellen & Margaret
Thank you for your very prompt response to my tombstone photo requests in Oak Grove Cemetery. Your photos are perfect, so very nice and straight. No one does this better than you. The James & Ellen Grady and James Foley on the marker with Margaret are a mystery. I will do some research and try to figure out how they are related to Margaret and/or her parents.

Added by Sabu on May 30, 2016 8:02 PM

Chuck
Lieutenant Colonel John Chambers
Bob I just attached the obit articles to the Find A Grave. of Lieutenant Colonel John Chambers. If you need me to send the whole newspaper pages I can e-mail them to you in a pdf. I just cropped them with date of paper for easy reading.Thank you for your help.
Chuck Poley

Added by Chuck on May 30, 2016 4:27 PM

Chuck
RE: Lieutenant Colonel John Chambers
Bob Drop me an e-mail to attach it to & I'll e-mail it to you or e-mail me at artist332006@yahoo.com & I will reply with attachment. Thank you very much.
Chuck Poley

Added by Chuck on May 30, 2016 3:23 PM

Chuck
Lieutenant Colonel John Chambers
Hi. Thank you for your search for Lieutenant Colonel John Chambers. My proof for his burial at Oak Grove Cemetery is he was a Lieutenant Colonel in the Civil War that got killed in action & his obituary was in every major newspaper I saw across the country. I searched genealogybank.com to pull up several obits. I have been a genealogist for the past 25 years & only created the Find A Grave. Lieut. Col. John G. Chambers (1828-1864)because I found several copies of his obit of my wife's 3 greats- grandfather. We have his original Civil War picture and was also told through the family he was buried there. I wanted proof & that was when I searched genealogybank.com. My e-mail is artist332006@yahoo.com . Feel free to e-mail me.
Chuck Poley

Added by Chuck on May 30, 2016 10:32 AM

Sabu
Gradys in Oak Grove
I should have put in a tombstone photo request earlier for Margaret Grady (Memorial #162307559)when I did her parents James & Ellen Grady. I just discovered this omission. Margaret is in Curtin Lawn, Grave N, 109. I have just added her to the Oak Grove photo request list. The plot information in this cemetery is really weird. Obviously you understand how to find these tombstones. Hopefully you haven't been to the cemetery yet. Thank you for claiming these memorials.

Added by Sabu on May 29, 2016 9:35 AM

Mary
THANK YOU!
Thank you kindly for the DELANEY photo--your efforts are greatly appreciated!

Mary

Added by Mary on May 28, 2016 3:40 PM

Bob Morris
Thomas Hitchcock
Find A Grave Memorial# 58678608
Forrest Hills Cemetery, MA

Hi Bob,
I mistakenly recommended you update Thomas Hitchcock (1823 - 1890)with his father Richard W Hitchcock (1843-1904). However, Richard W is his son, not his father. Sorry for the confusion.
Best,
Bob M.

Added by Bob Morris on May 27, 2016 11:43 AM

Arborist
Sgt Patrick Francis Clarke
Thank you for the photo!

Added by Arborist on May 23, 2016 12:44 PM

Arborist
Lerwick New Cemetery
Thank you for all the wonderful photos and for your help!

Added by Arborist on May 22, 2016 9:19 AM

Carol Johnstone
Re- Sergeant ( Obs. ) William W Johnstone
Grateful thanks Bob for taking the photo of William's grave- he was my late father-in-law's brother. The family have never managed to get out to Germany to see his grave, so this is a great comfort for them.
Many thanks again,
Carol Johnstone.

Added by Carol Johnstone on May 21, 2016 11:17 AM

jmgs1
RE: (#47118595) Margaret
The Margaret # is a member's number not a memorial. Her actual memorial is # 100664412.

Bob, the 2 memorials in question are # 81939658 at Pines Cemetery & # 127556546 at Fairmount Memorial Park. (I submitted my edits to the Fairmount memorial because Edgar's wife is buried at Fairmount)

The memorial # 81939658 is "managed" by Margaret member (#47118595) but sadly Margaret has passed away. My dilemma ~ is somebody else managing those memorials? i am not sure who I should pose my questions to. I think Edgar WAS interned at the Pines Cemetery originally & may have been moved to the Fairmount Memorial Park but how do I find out?

On a side note as I see you enjoy taking pics of headstones in unusual far off places.......I have one for you. Its Edgar's brother~Rev. Howard Bigelow. Howard's memorial is # 162771716.

Howard was killed by an elephant in the Congo 1951. I posted excerpts from old newspapers to his memorial. The original news articles are a lot longer & do give a lot more in-depth info. The location of the cemetery used to be in a place called Costenmanville (pre independence from Belgium) now its called Bukavu, Sud-Kivu, Congo, Democratic Republic of (DRC) =)

Added by jmgs1 on May 19, 2016 12:39 PM

jmgs1
(#47118595) Margaret
Hey BobBoston I have a question for you. For some reason you are my go to person for answers.

I have found a memorial I believe is a relative that I want to make edits to AND there appears to be two memorials for said relative. When I go to public message the two members one of the individual's #47118595 profile says she has passed away. How would I find out if anyone is managing her memorials?

ps. The 2 different memorials are in 2 different cemeteries but in the same town~Spokane.

Added by jmgs1 on May 18, 2016 1:20 AM

bastock51
Cyril Burgess
Many thanks for the photo of his grave.
Regards,
John

Added by bastock51 on May 15, 2016 12:59 AM

Mike Walsh Higgins
Patrick Walsh
I would like to thank you so much for the photo of the gravesite of my uncle who I never met. His brother my Dad was only in my life for two years as he passed away when I was two. We have been doing what we can to do the family tree thing. Of course it would be great if I could get over there myself but that is not working out at this time.

Thanks again from me and my family.

Mike

P.S. We are volunteers for find a grave where we are in Canada.

Added by Mike Walsh Higgins on May 14, 2016 7:38 PM

Sleepy
Find A Grave Memorial# 75087520
Please add : Almeda Heald Jewell, b. 16 September 1832 in Solon, Maine

Added by Sleepy on May 05, 2016 9:56 AM

Tribal2000
Austin Hogan
Bob thank you for the photo very grateful.

Added by Tribal2000 on Apr 26, 2016 3:30 PM

Gwen Lott
Aberdeen Proving Ground Cemetery
Hi - Just saw the photo you posted of the cemetery Aberdeen Proving Ground in Maryland. Do you know any history behind this cemetery? I find it interesting that most of the graves are of infants & children who lived short lives. Was this a special burial place for children of men/women in the armed forces? Thank you. Gwen <><

Added by Gwen Lott on Apr 21, 2016 1:24 PM

Adrienne
Brewer
Many thanks for the collection of Brewer pix - much appreciated!

Added by Adrienne on Apr 16, 2016 7:55 AM

Blaine Barham
RE: Frank H Barham
Thank you. Question?
For Rachael F Collamore Barham 53292442
I would like to add information related to parents names and date of marriage for parents.
What is the best way to do this using the tools of find a grave? Thank you.

Added by Blaine Barham on Apr 15, 2016 2:15 PM

ROI326
Volunteerism
A great service !! Thank you

Added by ROI326 on Apr 15, 2016 7:44 AM

Blaine Barham
RE: Frank H Barham
Thank you so much.

I felt embarrassed about the photos. I'm not a photographer and I will work on this and maybe even rplace the photos. As you point out and I should know coding is very important.

Peace and prayers

Added by Blaine Barham on Apr 15, 2016 6:39 AM

Blaine Barham
Frank H Barham
For 53292441 please add date of birth 1/28/1862 and date of death 12/2/1862 and father is 53292443 and mother is 53292442

Added by Blaine Barham on Apr 15, 2016 5:46 AM

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