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Donna (VanArsdall) Hoffman (#47278693)
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Bio Photo I was introduced to Find a Grave about 2000 by a cousin. Together we tried to add as many members of our family as we possibly could. It wasn't long before my cousin became the subject of his own memorial page. Eventually, I realized that there was more I could do than just search for my own family. So, I began trying to add photos whenever I could. Recently I became involved in a cemetery project in my area. A friend and I began searching through the hills, bushes and briers for long abandoned cemeteries, adding what we find to Find a Grave.
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Stone Seeker
Martz cemetery
It's on the Falmouth-Lenoxburg Road.
Added by Stone Seeker on Oct 21, 2016 7:56 AM
Stone Seeker
Brant infant
It was the wrong photo. No matter how careful I try to be, I sometimes make mistakes. Thanks for letting me know.
Added by Stone Seeker on Oct 19, 2016 8:20 AM
Barbara Milligan Rowe Elliott
Re: James S. Gill
Thank you ever so much for taking the time to photograph the headstone of James S. Gill # 128309197. Your efforts on my behalf is much appreciated!
Added by Barbara Milligan Rowe Ell... on Sep 02, 2016 5:14 PM
Sandi Evilsizer Koscak
RE: Nelson Cemetery
Thank you... The names I added were stones visable in 1968... They may not be standing or there any longer.
Like our county her we have a cemetery right on the county line and Dona Ana includes it in their cemetery listing and Sierra includes it in theirs which adds to confusion... So thank you, this is one and the same cemetery and I will make a note in my DAR book
Added by Sandi Evilsizer Koscak on Aug 20, 2016 7:27 AM
Sandi Evilsizer Koscak
Nelson Cemetery
I noticed you have a photo posted of this cemetery that Find A Grave says is located:
Scott County
Kentucky USA

I have a book published by the DAR in 1968 that shows the location of this cemetery in GRANT County on Kentucky State Road 1032.

Can you clarify?
Are the Find A Grave names posted to the wrong cemetery?
Or is it on the county line? I have names to add to the cemetery but dont want to add if not the same cemetery..
Added by Sandi Evilsizer Koscak on Aug 19, 2016 6:26 PM
StoneMiller, a RealMcCloy
connected to Louisa
Depends on which Louisa you mean. According to my grandfather his parents were William Miller and (El)Louisa Carpenter. My research, verified by a 2nd cousin, shows that William died in a cave-in about 1881. Louisa remarried with widower John Lewis Steele in 1885 in Mason county, W.V.
Added by StoneMiller, a RealMcCloy on Aug 13, 2016 9:02 PM
Elibeth Lewis Works
Thank you very much for taking this photo for me.
I appreciate your effort so much.
Added by pontrhydyfen on Aug 06, 2016 4:02 PM
E Z Works
I suggest you look more carefully at the memorial, it is marked as a cenotaph.
Added by Quietude on Aug 06, 2016 3:40 PM
Steven M
Pratt Cemetery (Scott County, Kentucky)
Did you photograph all existing headstones in this cemetery?
Added by Steven M on Jun 13, 2016 5:20 PM
LaDon Brennan
Spring Hill Cemetery
Just came across this cemetery, your cemetery photo is quite striking.
Added by LaDon Brennan on Jun 01, 2016 12:11 PM
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