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Farm Girl from MO. (#47142793)
 member for 5 years, 2 months, 16 days
RE: Allen's in Yates Center Cemetery
Thank You!! I too check daily for edits and approve them. It was surprising to me how many never check on them. My summer project has been to put Lot numbers on graves at the Yates Center Cemetery. Many were mine to add the Lot # to but I have sent hundreds and hundreds of edits to others. I appreciate your promptness and willingness to do it. Thank you again!

Added by RisingSun on Aug 26, 2014 3:46 PM

Allen's in Yates Center Cemetery
I have sent you some updated burial information through the EDIT button. Please go in and approve them. Thank you!

Added by RisingSun on Aug 26, 2014 7:59 AM

LaDon Brennan
Henry Prather
No problem. Being a Farm Girl from MO. myself, I envy you your "handle".

Added by LaDon Brennan on Aug 15, 2014 3:08 PM

Jerry Nelson
J. Samuel Prather
No, I don't know where the information came from regarding his parents. I have removed the links to his parents per your information. It's hard to catch the contributor's ID by the current updating system.

Added by Jerry Nelson on Aug 11, 2014 9:17 PM

Diane Schrader
RE: Joseph K Park
No worries. I wasn't blaming you or anyone (except maybe a long ago negligent journalist who shall remain nameless). The media makes errors today. I just wanted to verify the source. It's not the first extant error I've found in genealogical research. Thanks for replying. Now I've got another reason to come visit LaPlata.

Added by Diane Schrader on Jul 25, 2014 1:18 PM

Diane Schrader
Joseph K Park
I noticed on my great grandfather's page the article for his death notice in the LaPlata times lists my grandmother's name as Mrs. Gumby. Her name was actually Mrs. Godbey. I wondered if this was a typo from the account of the day and if this is available in original form online to verify. Otherwise I'll hunt it down when I come to LaPlata next time. I'm also looking for more information on John Clinton mentioned as a son of my gr grandfather from a previous marriage. Thanks!

Added by Diane Schrader on Jul 24, 2014 9:07 PM

Effy Irwin
Thanks for the tip. I have removed the "?" following the surname and made a notation in the bio.

Added by Anonymous1 on Jul 18, 2014 1:48 PM

Debra Gray Guthrie
RE: #67915330
I have sent the message to have My uncle Walter Davidson connected to both his parents, father #37885623 and mother #11853315.

I so appreciate all your hard work!

Debra Gray Guthrie

Added by Debra Gray Guthrie on Jul 17, 2014 9:17 AM

RE: Thanks for the info. you sent.
Ok, good to know. You'd think that those maintaining memorials (whether through creating them or a transfer) would have slightly more control over certain things. I've yet to deal with edits personally, so certain things are still a little fuzzy to me.

Added by Ashley on Jul 13, 2014 2:43 PM

RE: Thanks for the info. you sent.
I wasn't sure who could remove links like that, but now I know. It may come in handy in the future as well. Thanks!

Added by Ashley on Jul 12, 2014 9:17 PM

Shirley Gaunt Lindley
Thanks so much for the information! It is greatly appreciated.

Shirley Gaunt Lindley

Added by Shirley Gaunt Lindley on Jul 12, 2014 11:09 AM

S McLaughlin
I will never understand WHY it is a problem for ANYONE if there is a duplicate memorial.....I know Find A Grave says not to......but it happens and I never nor will I ever complain. I just do not understand HOW memorials that I had posted 10 years ago with headstone pics and family bio have now disappeared! Or someone else has now posted the exact same memorial with incorrect info and THEY DO not respond when they are contacted regarding the error and would they mind correcting!

Added by S McLaughlin on Jul 12, 2014 8:03 AM

Laurie Skogsberg Mattson
George and Caroline Crooks
Just wanted to let you know that I did remove the death notices for George and Caroline from their memorial. Thanks so much for typing them out on the Memorial page, it is much appreciated. Laurie

Added by Laurie Skogsberg Mattson on Jul 11, 2014 5:23 AM

Mary Beth Haley
Della Clarkson
Are you related to Della Rahe? She was my great-grandfather's sister. I inherited a box of pictures from the Rahe side of the family and they do not have names on them. I would love to find out who they are.
Mary Beth Haley

Added by Mary Beth Haley on Jul 09, 2014 8:35 PM

Mary Beth Haley
Della Clarkson
Thank you so much for the headstone picture!

Added by Mary Beth Haley on Jul 09, 2014 8:29 PM

Mikel Beardall
Edna Virginia Polley Sampson
Find A Grave Memorial# 50834772 Edna Sampson,(in Idaho)

she was buried in Weld, Colorado here is her find a grave with pic from that cemetery, she and William were divorced and he came to Idaho and she went to Colorado with her parents,
Find A Grave Memorial# 39545908 Edna Sampson (in Colorado) Could you please remove the memorial in Idaho? Thanks

Added by Mikel Beardall on Jul 09, 2014 9:19 AM

Thanks for all the great work you have done at Findagrave. Your memorials really come alive with photos and biographical info! You really go the extra mile! And thanks for the many times you have helped me! I appreciate you and all that you do!

Added by Anonymous1 on Jul 03, 2014 9:45 PM

Brian Easley
RE: William F. Easley
I would leave the "F". I found new documentation showing that he is named after his grandfather. 1806 William Francis "Judge" Easley. Very few documents show his middle name. This link shows him to be the first born between William Easley and 1813 Sophia Patrick Easley.

1806 Grainger Co TN William F Easley named his first born with his third wife Francis William Easley.

I was just hoping that you had some sort of info I didn't have.

I am looking for a daughter of 1806 William Easley and Sophia Patrick Easley (looking for Sophia too)and her name was Lavisa (or Louisa in some census records). She is believed to be the mother to 1859 William Easley from Macon county. Buried in Mt Carmel Cemetery.

Added by Brian Easley on Jul 02, 2014 9:28 AM

Brian Easley
William F. Easley

Can you tell/send me any data you have on William F. Easley & Sophia (Patrick) Easley?

I have been researching this side of my family for a while and have not seen anything showing a middle initial of F and hoped that you had some other clues that I haven't found. I can't find much of anything on Sophia (Patrick) Easley. Not sure if she remarried or not. The William Easley you refer to as his father is the 1806 Grainger County Tennessee, William Easley, correct?

Added by Brian Easley on Jul 01, 2014 1:08 PM

James Niles Farmer #86143140
James Niles Farmer #86143140 is buried at Mt. Tabor Cemetery in Macon County, Missouri.

I believe you have the wrong birth and death dates on his memorial. If you study your photo of his grave stone, you see he died in 8/1872, aged 57years, 9 months, making his birthdate in 11/1814.

The dates you listed are for John M. Farmer, an ancestor in our family tree, who is likely the brother of James Niles Farmer and William A. Farmer, all from Kentucky and sons of Henry Farmer and Nancy McCord. They appear to have arrived in the 1840s as they are in the 1840 census of Pulaski County, Kentucky and in the 1850 census of Macon County, Missouri.

Added by Anonymous on Jun 21, 2014 11:10 AM

Nancy Meadows
RE: Sylvia Shelmadine
Yes, confusing it can be! I have come across several people who were cremated and had their ashes split up to be buried with multiple spouses, as well as sprinkled various places. Usually that info is not found in obits, though, and has come to me only from others with personal knowledge. It does make it difficult when it comes to memorials!

Added by Nancy Meadows on Jun 20, 2014 8:23 PM

Nancy Meadows
RE: Sylvia Shelmadine
Glad to see we have Findagrave back! One of those things you take for granted until it's gone! Anyway, no problem, just glad to get it straightened out. Stay cool!

Added by Nancy Meadows on Jun 18, 2014 5:33 PM

Dan West
Sarah Buck
I've removed the photo and whenever I try to add the photo of Sarah , it still comes up on the memorial page. So I just deleted it. If you want to upload it I can send the photo to you.

Added by Dan West on Jun 15, 2014 6:21 PM

Linda Klostermann
RE: Mary Hatfield Terrell
I put in a request to update his name to Clarence Leslie. He does have a brother Charles B. Terrell as well as brothers Elmer and Hugh that I have not located.
Charlie lived near Kirksville, MO. and Elmer near Novinger, MO. I am at Unionville, not too far from you.

Added by Linda Klostermann on Jun 12, 2014 4:42 PM

Linda Klostermann
Mary Hatfield Terrell
Hi Farm Girl--I am confused by your entry on Mary Terrell. I agree with the information regarding her husband (my great uncle) and son but do not believe she is buried at Highland Memory Gardens. I will be returning to Des Moines soon and will investigate as I believe she and Les (Clarence Lester) are buried in Block W of Laurel Hill Cemetery. I have Mary's middle initial as "M". Is it possible we have two different Mary Hatfield Terrell's? Any information you can share as your source is appreciated.
Thank you!
Linda (Terrell) Klostermann

Added by Linda Klostermann on Jun 11, 2014 4:17 PM


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