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rschramsr (#47466087)
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Bio Photo Lifelong resident of northeastern Illinois, I enjoy visiting the cemeteries and searching out headstones, photographing and posting them and trying to weave the links together of other family members in that cemetery or other ones nearby, so that other researchers can utilize my findings. My areas of particular interest are Lake County (where my family started off in this country), DuPage, Kane, DeKalb and Kendall counties, and also Morgan and Scott counties in southern Illinois. I'll also sometimes go out of my "comfort zone" if it's something that looks intriguing.
I try to arrange my photo expeditions according to my schedule and by areas, and of course by weather conditions. I only claim photo requests that I can absolutely fulfill, and try to fulfill them as promptly as possible.
As always, if you'd like to copy a photo, ask permission first in order to let me know how and where it's going to be used, and credit my work. Other than that, I'm happy to help you out in whatever way possible, just contact me.
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Elaine and Bill Schrock
RE: Jessica Matthews
Thank you, I appreciate the source information.

Added by Elaine and Bill Schrock on May 06, 2016 8:20 AM
Elaine and Bill Schrock
Jessica Matthews

You requested that we make a name change for Jessica Matthews Memorial# 37405648 to Josephine with Jessica as a nickname. Can you please tell me the source so I can note it?

Thank you
Added by Elaine and Bill Schrock on May 05, 2016 2:41 PM
RE: Re: Lisa Renee McMahon
Not sure how or when it changed. I took my photo back in Sept 2015. I put something under the caption of my photo mentioning that the name changed on the plaque. I am going back through some photos I took awhile back and skipped adding them.

I did find some info out there using each name. Up to you want you would like to do with the name.
Added by bhd on Apr 03, 2016 10:16 AM
Charles Sumner Brown
Any thoughts as to why your dates & the tombstone dates do not match? I have seen this before but wonder about this stone. What is your source for the birth date of Charles? Thanks for any assistance.
Added by Colleen on Mar 30, 2016 5:29 AM
Chelsea Rustad
RE: Rev. Kenneth Hansen
Thank you very much! No need to do a transfer; I was assisting Kenneth Hansen's grandson with his family tree, but I'm not related myself. :] I still haven't been able to track down Kenneth's father, Peter Christ Hansen (apparently he's not in the family plot at Mound Cemetery) but if I do I'll let you know. Thanks again!
Added by Chelsea Rustad on Mar 01, 2016 1:37 PM
Laura Aanenson
Hi Rich,

Transfers have been made as requested. I'm sure you'll take good care of them.

Added by Laura Aanenson on Jan 16, 2016 8:16 AM
Laura Aanenson
RE: Julia M Metzner Schroeder
The edits requested were birth and death dates and places, and a link to Julia's mother.

All the edits you requested are found under the edits tab on your profile - use the drop down menu. Hope that helps.

Added by Laura Aanenson on Dec 23, 2015 9:19 PM
Laura Aanenson
Julia M Metzner Schroeder
Thank you for your suggested edits of the memorial above. Would you please provide the source(s) of your information?

I appreciate your help keeping Find A Grave an accurate and valuable genealogical tool!

Added by Laura Aanenson on Dec 21, 2015 6:33 PM
Wendy M.
Vera Gordon memorial
Thank you for the updated info regarding Vera Gordon. I would like to transfer her memorial to you since you have some familial tie to her. That way you can add any further information that might be relevant.
Added by Wendy M. on Dec 16, 2015 7:52 AM
Donna White
re Christina Binnie Perry and infant son
Hi, can you add your gravestone pic for Christina Perry to her infant son's memorial?thanks, donna white
Added by Donna White on Dec 07, 2015 7:37 AM
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