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Richard Parker (#47021994)
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Bio Photo Transfers under the following guideline. I've learned a long time ago you can't please everyone and I'm not going to try. For you who like to break the rules, don't waste your or mine time. If your request is outside my guidelines, I will ignore and delate your request.


Generation 1: your family -- Husband - wife - your children - son-in laws - daughter-in-laws - grandchildren.

Generation 2: your and spouse parents -- Father - Mother - aunts - uncles - 1st cousins - wives and hubands of aunts, uncles and cousins.

Generation 3: Grandparents - their siblings and their children -- huband and wife of siblings and children.

Generation 4: Great Gradparents - their siblings and their children - huband and wife of siblings and children.

NO transfers beyond the great-grandparents and NO transfers of Revolution Soliders or Civil War Soliders or Sailors.

This is a MUST!!! You have to tell me your RELATIONSHIP to the person you want transfered and PROVE if I shoud ask FOR proof. No transfer.

Don't waste my time with: I went school with...I do research for another person would you consider transfering...they were neighbors to my grandparents...I work with this person...they were my neighbors when I was a kid...just this once would consider breaking the rules...ect. ect. ect. If you are not related, forget it. My transfers go to family members who fall within the guide lines.

For you who think there should be no rules and should transfer every request that comes down the pipe, take it up with Find A Grave. They're the ones who set the rules. How many of you knows that a contributor does not have to do corrections or transfers. How many of you knows that Find A Grave have a Right to Privacy Act?

All a contributor has to do is to invoke this privacy act and the contributor will no longer receive any corrections or transfers e-mails. Find A Grave DOSE NOT demand corrections or tranfers be done. They ask contributors to consider doing them to improve memorials and provided more information for researchers.

CORRECTIONS: For you impatient persons who believe your request should be answered in a 24 hours period of time. Get Real! I may have 30 or 40 other requests before yours comes in. I do answered all corrections but it might take several day or weeks. I don't spent 24-7 at the computer. I know this is hard for you to believe but I do have a life outside the computer. I do have family and friends I spent time with, I have a part time job, yard ward, house keeping, grocery shopping, library research, visiting cemeteries for tombstones to photograph, searching cemeteries for requested tombstones and other chores that has to be do.

MY PERSONAL GOAL: My reason for joining Find A Grave is to presrve graves and their tombstones. That's where the bulk of my time on the computer goes, adding people and their tombstones. Corrections and tranfers are done when I can find extra time in the day. So if it takes me one or two months to answering your requests, so be it. Don't give me any guff, that if I can't keep up with the requests, I should transfer the memorials to someone who can. Get Real!! It won't happen!


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Mike Evans
John Duncan

I have a photo of John Duncan who is buried in the Duncan Cemetery Burlington, KY. I would be happy to share it with you.
Added by Mike Evans on Jul 31, 2014 9:50 AM
Pat Lavielle Hoffman
I noticed you have done a lot of research on the James Ezra Williams & Mary Ewing Smith Williams Mollenkamp. I just wondered if you are related?

Myb relation is I am the step-daughter of William (Bill) Franklin Smith Jr. He was married to my mother Laura Isaacs Lavielle on Jan. 21, 1966 and died Nov 1973.
Added by Pat Lavielle Hoffman on Jul 31, 2014 3:31 AM
Lewis Jeffrey Wells
RE: J. Brookhart
Thanks so much. I'm sorry to hear there's no stone, but I appreciate your efforts.
Added by Lewis Jeffrey Wells on Jul 29, 2014 4:20 PM
Rudy's Granddaughter
Lois Simer, not Aimer at Orient Cemetery

I should have noticed when I sent you the request that the memorial for Lois has her surname misspelled. It should be "Simer" not "Aimer." I have sent an edit to the creator of the memorial. I am very sorry to have wasted your time looking for a nonexistent person. Please accept my apology.

Added by Rudy's Granddaughter on Jul 29, 2014 2:37 PM
Wanda Pierce Johnson
RE: Photo Request
Thanks Richard
Wanda Pierce Johnson
Added by Wanda Pierce Johnson on Jul 29, 2014 1:47 PM
RE: Edit Tab
Added by DHRH on Jul 28, 2014 4:35 PM
Wanda Pierce Johnson
Lew Virgil Robinett headstone
You have headstone photos for some of my distant Robinett cousins at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, Cass County, MO.
Lew Virgil Robinett is memorial # 38485375.
Would it be ok to use your photos on my family tree? I will include (Find-a-Grave photo & permission by Richard Parker) for each photo I use.
Thanks in advance
Wanda Pierce Johnson
Added by Wanda Pierce Johnson on Jul 28, 2014 3:05 PM
Banners Smith Cemetery
Jesse Moore Banner
Birth: 09 Jul 1872 Mount Airy, Surry County, North Carolina
Death: 12 Jul 1948 Westerville, Franklin County, Ohio

Spouse Blanche Hickman Banner Monroe
Born: 05 Jan 1882
Death: 14 Jun 1972

daughter of George Riley Hickman
.....Find A Grave Memorial# 132931826
and Samantha Alretta Leach Hickman
.....Find A Grave Memorial# 132931868

I am sort of the last leaf on the family tree, so I am putting my relatives online while I am alive to do it.

supporting documentation:
Blanche Hickman b: 5 Jan 1882 OH, Jackson Cty, Jackson Twp d: 14 Jun 1972 OH, Franklin Cty.
First husband was Jesse Moore Banner from North Carolina. My father (Jesse Banner Hickman) was named for him.

Blanche's second husband was Arthur B. Monroe.
03 Oct 1879-09 Dec 1954, Columbus, Franklin County, OH buried Harris Creek Cemetery Bradford Miami County Ohio, USA

Source for Jesse Banner's parentage:
...Her e-mail is/was
The index is at

75. John Elisha BANNER, 4513, M. Born on 15 Apr 1835 in Surry Co.,NC. John Elisha died ca 1909; he was 73.

John was a confederate soldier in the Civil War.

On 31 Jul 1861 when John Elisha was 26, he married Louisa Ellen PRATHER, 4564, F, in Surry Co.,NC. Born ca 1840 in Surry Co., NC.

They had the following children:
i. Ida Mae, 4565, F (1862-1931)
ii. Mary Emma, 4566, F (1865-1947)
iii. John Walter, 4571, M (1868-)
iv. Charles Anderson, 4568, M (1870-)
v. Jesse Moore, 11518, M (ca1874-)
vi. Margaret Eliza, 4569, F (1876-)
vii. Paul Franklin, 4570, M (ca1878-1900)
viii. Richard Ernest, 11526, M (ca1880-)
From 1920 soundex card (code) B560: living in Franklin county OH on Lee Road
Banner, Jesse M Vol. 73 ED 297 Sheet 2 line 41 White age 41 born North Carolina
Wife Banner, Blanch White age 38 born Ohio

Louise 14 born North Carolina
......13 Apr 1905, NC-16 Mar 1969 St. Louis MO
....m Wayne Shaw
......24 Apr 1903, Hamilton County, Illinois
.......-09 May 1992 St. Louis MO
Marguerite 13 born Ohio
......1906, Ohio-08 Sep 1960, Maple Heights, Ohio ........m Wilbur Coon Jun 1898-??
........mother of Donald D and Michael W Coon>
Virginia Lee Bannerr 4-2/12 born Ohio
.....(14 Oct 1915-15 Dec 1963)
.....m1 Delbert Russell Marshall
.......25 Feb 1914-13 Aug 1970
........Buried Fairview Cemetery,
....... Jeffersonville, Fayette County
.........his first wife was
.........Mary Bernardine Woodard,
.............10 Dec 1912-22 Dec 1936
.........tragically killed in an auto accident on ...........south edge of Columbus (Briggsdale)
m2 Robert D. McClure (22 May 1919-May 1983 ........Fort Myers FL),
........son of Robert T McClure (1884-1958) and ........Helen ?(4 Feb 1884-Sept 6, 1983)
........ buried Union Cemetery, Columbus
Added by DHRH on Jul 28, 2014 12:20 AM
Richard A. L. Ziers
George Ziers at Mound Grove Cemetery in Missouri.
Mr. Parker,

Thank you for transferring management of my grandfather George Ziers's burial record from your Find A Grave account to mine. You can be sure that I will take excellent managerial care of it.

Richard Ziers
Added by Richard A. L. Ziers on Jul 25, 2014 1:44 PM
Sheila Kell
Otto Dodd obit typo
Should be borne not born - typing to fast.
Added by Sheila Kell on Jul 24, 2014 1:25 PM
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