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Cheri Branca (#47128185)
 member for 7 years, 3 months, 16 days
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Bio Photo I've been doing genealogy since 1988. I love walking through cemeteries, imagining the lives of the people I pass.
Most of the pages I post are for people to whom I am not related. (the ones I am connected to usually have a photo of the person added). These "extra" people are ones from local (and not so local) cemeteries that my husband & I photograph their stones and I enter them on FAG, trying to link as many as I can so the families are brought back together after all this time. I do lots of research to accomplish this and I hope I add correct information. I love to connect these people and I'm always thrilled when something comes together, either through the census, obits, marriage records, a family genealogy, Rootsweb entries, or even "social" news in an old newspaper. I hope I find "homes" with descendants for all these people. Please ask for a transfer if you are related.
If you find someone you are related to and would like to take over their page, please request a transfer through the EDIT option, on the particular individual's page. Select "Suggest" and type in your request, which will then send me an email that will be linked to the person.
as an added comment--I always try to guessimate a person's birth year, based on age at death, so it obviously is not always correct. I just feel that a person searching for an ancestor will be less confused with an estimated birth year, rather than having to paw through other entries with no year listed at all.
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RE: auto-edits explanation
Yes, I remember you described this to me earlier but I didn't remember what it was called. I'm excited about your pics for Boughton Hill Cemetery because I have a number of burials there for my project. Nice going!
Added by Lochsa on Aug 15, 2016 8:08 AM
Cheri, I decided it would be more prudent to just delete Elevina's birth date. Also, I don't know what you mean by "auto-edit for her location." I am strictly an amateur at this! ~Karen
Added by Lochsa on Aug 15, 2016 6:39 AM
Thanks Cheri, for the Beegle transfer. Much appreciated.
Added by bluebelles on Aug 12, 2016 6:06 AM
Terrance Fessner
Lois Helen Powell Green 1888-1975

I worked for Lois's son Al Green when I was a teenager (12-16)at the cider mill.

Lois (I called her Grandma) always cooked Sunday dinner for me and I would help her clean up and wash the dishes. She was my "adopted Grandma"!!

I am sorry to see she has no marker for her grave.

Can you point me the right direction where I could remedy this situation (buy a marker for her)?

She wrote me wonderful letters while I was in the Navy (1974-1982). It was a hard letter to read when Mom informed she had passed away in 1975.

Thanks for what you do - it is truly amazing.

Terry Fessner
Bremerton, Washington
360-471-8847 (cell)
Added by Terrance Fessner on Aug 06, 2016 12:19 PM
You can transfer 147546114 Frank Cummings to me if you like. This is my husband's family and I'm researching it. Thanks.
Added by Lamplighter on Jul 30, 2016 5:35 PM
Higgins Mendon Cemetery

Thank you so much for the post and info for Eileen Meaney Higgins. Just this weekend, her husband joined her in her final resting place. She is the mother of my boyfriend and her husband and his father passed away in April of this year. This past weekend, James Higgins joined his wife in his final resting place. I didn't want to ask my boyfriend to take pictures and update the Find A Grave memorial. If you are in the area - please take a photo of the updated stone and add records for James Higgins. Thank you!
Added by Bernadette on Jul 24, 2016 11:17 PM
Find A Grave Memorial# 149486946
Hi, this is a relative of mine if you'd like to transfer. Thank you so very much.
Added by TaliasBa on Jul 15, 2016 8:53 PM
Gary Boughton
Boughton Transfers

Thanks so very much for the transfers, they are very much appreciated.

Thank You,

Gary Boughton
Added by Gary Boughton on Jul 12, 2016 12:13 PM
James S. Forman
Cheri, I've searched this cemetery a couple of times and missed this grave. Do you happen to remember the general area that you found this? He is my ggf from his first wife.
Added by bigpete13036 on Jul 06, 2016 7:50 PM
D. Fox
RE: Joseph, Viola & Diane Fox Headstone photo
Yes, I have already sent Sherry a request asking for transfer but thank you for the advice. I am still new to Find A Grave. I would like to manage what family I can find on here, and create memorials for other members who do not currently have memorials.

Spending a summer photographing 13,000+ markers is quite an awesome feat. Many thanks for your hard work and dedication to helping others.
Added by D. Fox on Jun 30, 2016 8:36 PM
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