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Walking Dead (#47179428)
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Bio Photo My photos aren't perfect and I didn't plan them to be, as I believe, in genealogy, it's more important to concentrate on what the stone has written on it, than about getting a pretty and perfectly centered photo. Most people aren't going to frame them for a wall, but will add them to a family tree program. I don't do my photos in this way to be disrespectful, just want people to be able to read what's on them, if at all possible.
I'm a cancer survivor and have scoliosis in my back, so I can walk fast, but not stay bent over long enough without pain, to take a perfectly centered and pretty photo of gravestones.
Alot of researchers want a photo, imperfections and all, to prove that a family member is in a certain cemetery and my goal was to do that for them.
Above all, I think it's most important to get photos of tombstones, even if not perfect, as to preserve the stones for family to find online, in case they are damaged in some way later and not readable at all.
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Stephen Simmons
RE: Farris
my in line kin are, molts, simmons, clarks, butchers, babers, mccollisters theres a peggy ann molt married a donald c. robbins there in wayne county have lost touch with her. think you might could relay us back in touch?
Added by Stephen Simmons on Oct 23, 2014 8:50 PM
Stephen Simmons
RE: Farris
hi i saw your post and thought i would say hi as my great aunt Loretta Myrtie Simmons married Albert Farris i am kin but Farris is not in my direct line of ancesters. but lived and died in her area of wayne county illinois.
Added by Stephen Simmons on Oct 23, 2014 5:59 AM
Stephen Simmons
farris
hello found you on find a grave Loretta Myrtie Simmons (married to Albert Farris) was my great aunt im connecting the family tree
Added by Stephen Simmons on Oct 20, 2014 3:08 PM
Dave T
photo of Maria Janzen
There is a request on find-a-grave for a photo of Maria Janzen. While researching, I found where you took a picture of this marker at the Mennonville Cemetery located just north of El Reno on Hwy 81. I went to that cemetery but could not find the marker. Could you tell me if I am looking in the wrong place? Thank you so much for your help.

Dave
Added by Dave T on Oct 11, 2014 8:16 PM
Shoe142
RE: Turnipseed
Thank you. I would like both Cammie and Hugh Turnipseed transferred to me, please.

BJ
Added by Shoe142 on Sep 29, 2014 4:15 AM
Leslyn Lang
Laurence M Reed
Hi:
Do you happen to remember if there was a wife buried next to Laurence? His obituary doesn't mention his wife and kids so I thought I would ask.
Leslyn Lang
Added by Leslyn Lang on Sep 27, 2014 7:59 AM
Shoe142
Cammie L Turnipseed
Cammie Lora Goad was married first to Hugh Turnipseed and then to John F Fitch. She is buried with John in the El Reno Cemetery.

They were my grandparents-in-law.

BJ Moulder Shoemaker
Added by Shoe142 on Sep 26, 2014 3:59 AM
Angie Palmer
#16415825 William Jack Henricksen
Hi :) Can you copy your photo for his wife, Wanda's memorial #135436767? thanks
Added by Angie Palmer on Sep 04, 2014 11:10 PM
Angie Palmer
Margaret Dittberner #31631404 in Frisco Cemetery
Hi :) I have another one that needs to be copied. Can you please copy Margaret's photo, and put on her husband Henry's memorial #119766963? thanks
Added by Angie Palmer on Aug 14, 2014 9:56 PM
Angie Palmer
Catherine Wiedemann #33777057 in Frisco Cemetery
Can you please copy your photo from Catherine's memorial to her husband Johann #33777236? thanks
Added by Angie Palmer on Aug 14, 2014 1:29 PM
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