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Abby Normal (#46519637)
 member for 12 years, 7 months, 12 days
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Bio Photo Please take the time to read the Q & A section under Contributor Tools.

Please find below a small part of the Q & A's that deal exclusively with transfers and corrections.
 
How do I get a relative's memorial transferred to me?
First, Determine if you really need the memorial transferred to you for management. Transferring of management should only be requested If you have extensive changes to make to a memorial. You can add photos and suggest corrections without having to request management. Simply having someone in your family tree is not grounds for a management transfer request. With hundreds of thousands of contributors, we have many overlapping family trees and it would be impossible for all contributors to manage their entire tree. 

Second, Transfer requests should be for direct relatives within four generations. This would be your siblings, parents, grandparents, great-grandparents, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. 

Third, If you have extensive additions/changes to make to a memorial, please contact the Find A Grave member who created the memorial via the "Suggest a Correction" link under the "Edit" tab on the memorial in question with your request to have the memorial management transferred to you. This will send an email request to the contributor, even if there is not an email address listed on their contributor page.

Fourth, Explain your relationship in the request! Any non-directrelatives (aunts, uncles, cousins, etc) are not required to be transferred. Keep in mind that the original contributor may also be related to the memorial and may not make the transfer. Bulk surname requests should not be made. Be advised that memorials listed as famous or maintained by Find A Grave will not be transferred.

Fifth, The "Suggest a correction" feature may also be used to submit corrections, an original biography, and family links to memorials that do not fall under the above definition. (Be sure to include the memorial ID#s for the family links and how they are related, father, mother or spouse. The original contributor should make any corrections and add any additional information you have for that memorial, such as links to parents and spouses, provided the information is accurate.

Sixth, Please note that it is not appropriate to request a transfer and then, after receiving the transfer, delete that page and substitute it with a new memorial that you have created. This practice denies credit to the original contributor.  Please use the original memorial page to make updates and add information.

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Kathy Franks
Clyde Cochran 19280964
Hello Abby, I noticed that you had left a flower at Clyde's memorial and was wondering if you knew anything about his parents. My great aunt, Martha Cochran, had a son Clyde born about the same year and I was curious if you might know if this Clyde is their son. Martha's husband was John Cochran and they are buried at Union Grove Cemetery in Howell County, West Plains, MO. I have been able to locate all of their children with the exception of Clyde and the two youngest children, Jay and Charlotte. Kathy
Added by Kathy Franks on Aug 22, 2014 6:37 PM
Teresa Janz-Gover
Simon Janz
Good afternoon,
Could you please add Leander Janz (18526143) and Elizabeth Janz (18526147)as Simon Janz parents.

Leander and Elizabeth are my 2x great grandparents.

Thank you,
Teresa
Added by Teresa Janz-Gover on Aug 17, 2014 2:50 PM
Linda Easley
Find A Grave Memorial# 115868866
I would like to have the memorial #115868866 (Larry Allen Estes) transferred to me. Larry is my cousin and I would be honored to maintain his site.

Linda Estes Easley
Added by Linda Easley on Aug 11, 2014 10:57 PM
T.D. Lamar
Johnny Cline
Thanks for correcting the cemetery location.

Terry Lamar
Added by T.D. Lamar on Aug 02, 2014 4:41 AM
victorian lady
Thank you
Thank you so much for transferring my great grandfather, Cullie Stick Fry to me. I truly appreciate it.
Added by victorian lady on Jul 31, 2014 2:13 PM
Rick Lawrence
Addie Lawrence Trawick
Once again Abby...I am in your debt. Thank you for the transfer of this memorial and your help in establishing my family lineage.

Rick Lawrence, MSgt., USMC/USAFR (RET)
Added by Rick Lawrence on Jul 30, 2014 9:51 PM
Kimberly Reynolds
Transfer requested
Would you transfer memorial for Helen McKinzie #69449107 to me? She is my father's grandmother.

Thanks!
Kim Reynolds
Added by Kimberly Reynolds on Jul 26, 2014 8:33 AM
K P M
Lavon Wagoner
Thank you for the transfer :)
Added by K P M on Jul 25, 2014 1:36 AM
victorian lady
Transfer request
Would you mind transferring memorial #42032409, Cullie Stick Fry to me? He is my gr grandfather. Thank you.
Added by victorian lady on Jul 22, 2014 6:17 PM
Karen Diefenderfer
RE: Brette Logan Deimund
Thank you. I appreciate your getting back with me so quickly.
Added by Karen Diefenderfer on Jul 17, 2014 10:26 PM
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