|Indigo Falls (#46887827)|
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I just had my 66th birthday, <-----updated 2013. I like genealogy,and the many visits to cemeteries that I have done in my research of family history. I love photography, and have thousands of photos on Flickr.com. I like true mysteries when they have some chance of being solved. Like right now I have a picture of a headstone for Owen Masterson, but I don't know where the headstone is. Someday I will find out I bet. Note Added a couple of hours later: I found it right away! I added two pictures to it. It was the 2nd name I looked for and I found both people's headstones within a couple of hours. How cool is that?|
My thousands of photos I mentioned are not all of cemeteries and headstones. They include family, horses, dogs, cats, scenery, particularly waterfalls and woods, flowers, sunrises, sunsets, and nearly anything that is legal, interesting, pretty or all three.
I have a granddaughter, and I love her to pieces, as well as her mother, my daughter. I also have a son.
I like sightseeing, exploring old roads. I like Crime Shows, both the fictional and the true ones. I live in Oregon.
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|Sunni Winkler||Memorial 23023509|
First of all, thanks for all the photos you have put on findagrave. This is an invaluable site for people wanting to join genealogical organizations that require proof of birth/death but must have picture of stone.
Memorial 23023509 Clarinda Penland Wood. She was supposedly Clarinda Dix or Dicks, who married Levi E Penland in Buchanan Co MO in 1848. He died abt 1861 in Benton Co OR. This information comes from "Genealogical Material in Oregon Donation Land Claims" (online database).
Clarinda apparently married a Mr. Wood abt 1868, according to unsourced material online.
You might want to remove the "I don't know" paragraph from the memorial page and replace it with the above information.
|Rachel White||Saint Rose Cemetery|
Hi! I wondered if you would know where I could get more information about people possibly buried in Saint Rose Cemetery. I'm looking for a couple of ancestors that died in Junction City. Their granddaughter, Eva Martin married into the Wilhelm family. Thanks!
|Patsy1945||Hayden Memorials at Alsea|
Are you related to this line of Hayden's in Benton County?? Could you contact me direct at firstname.lastname@example.org
Patsy (contributor 48212232)
|Desertthorn||Sarah Trapp Henderson|
I was just wondering if you gave permission to add your picture of Sarah's stone to Ancestry. I would like to use it but not without knowing you gave your permission.
|Jim Easom||RE: Lucretia|
There is an edit request pending for her parents. You don't need her parents numbers, just accept the edit and it will add them. thank.
|EGF||RE: Christina Wellsher|
Many thanks for making the change. As far as I can tell, the grave marker is the only place where the name is spelled "Christena." Maybe you could change the name on the Find A Grave memorial but add a note to the effect that the name as inscribed on the stone differs from most other sources. It's too bad a family member can't be contacted to help resolve the mystery.
Added by EGF on Jan 22, 2015 11:01 PM
|EGF||RE: Christena Wellsher|
In doing supplementary research on this person in connection with one of my memorials, I discovered that virtually every source used "Christina" except the headstone. You are right, of course, that errors creep into every place where the name is recorded (including grave markers), but in my opinion the preponderance of evidence in this case supports the use of Christina. As the memorial's manager you can examine the existing documentation and decide whether to change the spelling or keep it as is. I'm happy with whatever you decide. Many thanks!
Added by EGF on Jan 21, 2015 6:45 PM
|J McL||RE: FindAGraveUser that is a BULLY|
Thank you! My jaw totally dropped years ago on his first communication with me as I couldn't believe how rude, demanding & mean he was. I have never run into anyone on Find A Grave like him. Everyone else is so nice, helpful & appreciative of the volunteer hours I put in. He criticized that I didn't put "MRS" in front of a ladies name once because 'she deserves that' - even though it wasn't on the stone! He has criticized pictures, my not taking care of his edits fast enough, etc. And asked me 'to explain myself!" All in a mean tone & spirit! Your word is right - he definitely is a BULLY. I just am grateful I don't know him personally or related! Because of him I don't put my name or photo any longer on Find A Grave. Glad I am not overly sensitive & you feel the same way!
Added by J McL on Jan 17, 2015 8:05 PM
|MollieD||RE: Hiram E. Smith|
You are very welcome. I am glad I could help.
Added by MollieD on Dec 02, 2014 11:02 AM
|Debra Brakebill Evans Koether||RE: 127071207 Harvey Lafayette Dyer|
Hey there ,
Request a photo for i will post it for you.
Hope you had a great thanksgiving.
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