|K. Roberts (#46807847)|
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Have been doing a limited amount of area cemetery visits, Peoria, Ill.|
Surname interests, Uttenhove from Ill. & S.D., DeSutter from Henry County, Ill., Fox & Hechtner from Princeton & Bureau County, Ill., Hartzell/Hartsell and Smith from around Wabash County, Indiana, Princeton & Bureau County, Ill., Jensen/Jenson from Bureau County, Ill. ; Cassin from Mercer County, Ill., Curran from Ill. & Iowa, Cassidy & Collins from Door County, Wisc., and Mooneys & Tullys around Chicago, Ill.
Then there is my Husband's family, Driscoll from Peoria, Ill., and Roberts from Lebanon, Ky. (part of the Md. to Ky. group).
I do not add verbatim obits. Extracted info not naming living individuals acceptable.
I also do not add information from records such as census. May add if rewritten in paragraph form at my discretion.
I like Chris' description so well I'm posting a link to his contributor page Chris' contributor page.
Recent Findagrave issues relates to me not getting emails in a timely fashion. Try emailing me directly, or be patient.
My AOL account is still valid KatRobert1@aol.com
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No, I don't do anything to the photo except try to get a close-up, crop, & then resize to upload. When I was taking some pictures on a rainy, drizzly day, I noticed that on some stones the lettering stands out when wet & easier to read. Especially gray stones. That's what the weather was like when I took the Stinson pictures. I also, on sunny days, use a large mirror to reflect the sunlight off the stone. This also brings out the lettering, especially on white tombstones.
Thanks again for doing all the edits I have been submitting.
Added by rognliz on Apr 21, 2014 7:58 PM
Sorry, I am not sure what it is you are asking about the photos. Hope they have been OK. I like to be able to read the inscriptions on the tombstone pictures that I add to Find-A-Grave. Find A Grave is a good tool to use doing genealogy.
Added by rognliz on Apr 20, 2014 8:42 AM
|rognliz||RE: John Cronau|
Thanks for the Cronau information. Thanks also for all the edits you have processed for me. I am updating on my mother's side of the family buried in Kewanee.
Added by rognliz on Apr 20, 2014 8:39 AM
|Bill Olson||Clarence W Olson|
Thank you so much for adding my father's memorial. (Clarence W Olson American Mausoleum, Peoria, IL.) If you had not, I am not sure I would ever have found him. We lost contact in 1955 and I had no record of his death. I have added a 1937 photo of him to the memorial. Was the information you added from his obit? If so, can you tell me what newspaper and date of the obit. I would like to see if I can get a copy.
You can contact me via email email@example.com
Add bio to Marjorie Rowe as you requested.
Added by rognliz on Apr 16, 2014 8:25 AM
|L. B.||RE: Sorenson|
Thanks for your input.
Added by L. B. on Apr 11, 2014 5:17 PM
|R & J Black & G Key||Carver|
Thank your for the kind transfer.
|HJ||Hoffman vs Incorrect "Huffman"|
It is disappointing that you choose to perptuate errata of a news typo, instead of correcting the spelling, despite supporting evidence, but I suppose that is your intention.
Added by HJ on Apr 07, 2014 6:12 PM
|HJ||RE: Can't read your mind|
Btw, no, you can't read my mind, but I assume you can read your own memorials. Glad you find that info useful!
Added by HJ on Apr 07, 2014 6:05 PM
|HJ||RE: Can't read your mind|
I have no problem with providing sources. Most people don't want it, or make note of it, though it would be great, if they did. I have not observed that you ever post source info, but if you feel it makes things "even," since I request it, I will be glad to send it, anyway.
Added by HJ on Apr 07, 2014 6:02 PM
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