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Lois (#47185164)
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Edmund Burke said "People will not look forward to posterity, who never look back to their ancestors." I do believe that is true and have been dabbling in genealogy research on my husband's and my families for about 40 years plus I have a library science background. Between the two and the love of solving puzzles, I love research of any kind. When I found this site I was excited because it is easy to use, has a wealth of information on ancestral burials, plus it's free! I love this site and am on it every day searching or adding information. I will keep working and seeking more information to help our family trees along, plus help others as I can.
Thanks for this wonderful website!
Lois

P.S. Please use the "Edit" button to add obituaries, biographies, etc. I will gladly add them!
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Jo
may I please use a pic ?
Hi - may I please use the marker pic for Julie Taaffe/ Find A Grave Memorial# 84888897 in my family tree ? There's nothing commercial about it. Many thanks - Jo
Added by Jo on May 02, 2015 6:54 AM
Robert Schmidt
Schmidt
Added Henry and Mary Caroline Land to Henry J Schmidt. Do we have FG #'s for them. I presume not.
Bob Schmidt
Added by Robert Schmidt on May 01, 2015 12:47 PM
Linda W
potters in chambers
Do you have any knowledge of the Potters that do not have stones in Chambers, NE? Linda
Added by Linda W on Apr 30, 2015 6:21 PM
Gary McDonald
Weert H Bruns
My name is Vicki D. (Schuck) McDonald and Weert and Sarah Emma Lena Bruns are my grandparents buried in the Glenville cemetery. I grew up in Inland NE, went to Hastings High School. I would like you to make me the responsible party for these to web grave sites.
Thank you
Vicki McDonald
Added by Gary McDonald on Apr 27, 2015 12:47 PM
sec412
Alden Fennell
Thank you for the Transfer of Uncle Alden's memorial.
I've done some editing and when I have more information I will add that also.
Even though they lived in the western part of the country I do remember both Uncle Alden and Aunt Myrna
Sharon
Added by sec412 on Apr 25, 2015 8:01 PM
CMR
Charles Hubbartt
Thank you for adding the information.
C
Added by CMR on Apr 21, 2015 8:56 PM
Not so Irish
Howards & edits
Thanks for doing all those edits. I tend to do massive edits on a family all at once. So I so appreciate all you do. Thanks again ....Gail
Added by Not so Irish on Mar 21, 2015 6:18 AM
S. W.
find a grave - Oscar Ura Cooper
Lois,
Thanks so much for linking Oscar with his wife and correcting his name! You were so quick too! I really appreciate it. God Bless you for all your hard work!
Sue
Added by S. W. on Mar 07, 2015 5:50 PM
Glenda Barry
Adolphina Gibis
Hi Lois,

Thanks for sending the info, I have added it and given you credit. Let me know if you want any of the family transferred over to you.

Have a nice weekend!

Glenda
Added by Glenda Barry on Mar 07, 2015 12:17 PM
Dan Stone
RE: Murphy, Nancy
Hi Lois,

Thanks for updating Nancy's memorial. If you wanted to add links to her parents, her father is Find A Grave Memorial# 92669277 and her mother is Find A Grave Memorial# 92669274. Michael G(ilbert) Murphy (Find A Grave Memorial# 92669272) is another one of their children.

Something else I noticed is that there are several Murphy entries in Bethel Cemetery that look to have had a slight problem when you imported them to Find A Grave (such as Nancy's mother, and brother, Michael). The last name has a comma attached (Murphy,). Not a big deal, but probably worth correcting at some point.

Lastly, as with Nancy, death index entries and or death certificates for Nancy's parents and brother can be found at the West Virginia Archives site (http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx), if you wish to add them and/or check the dates. I noticed Nancy's parents both have different death dates than what is currently on their memorials.

Hope this is helpful. Keep up the great work you are doing in getting memorials added!

Best regards,

Dan
Added by Dan Stone on Feb 28, 2015 11:33 AM
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