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Sue (#47214540)
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Bio Photo Please let me know if you notice errors or have additional information - use Edit/Suggest a Correction link on the memorial page. I am very glad to transfer memorials as long as I am not related; please use Edit/Suggest a Correction.

Many of my photo requests are for projects by ShaneO #47009366 and Russ Pickett #46575736. Thanks to all who support projects honoring our veterans.

Some useful links:

Free census images online! You can use the free census indexes at FamilySearch, and then get the census images free from
e.g. https://familysearch.org/1940census
or the Allen County Public Library in Ft. Wayne, IN:
http://www.archive.org/details/us_census

Newspapers by State, many online newspapers:
http://guides.library.upenn.edu/historicalnewspapersonline

1930s Graves Registration Survey
Most Iowa Counties are transcribed:
http://iowawpagraves.org/

Iowa Gravestone Photo Project
http://iowagravestones.org

Johnson Co., Iowa Cemeteries:
http://iagenweb.org/johnson/MainGroup/Cemeteries.html

Muscatine Co., Iowa Cemeteries:
www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~iamusca2/cemetery.html

Iowa City Burial Permits, 1856-1919:
iagenweb.org/johnson/BurialRecords2/BurialsW2.htm

Oakland Cemetery, Iowa City, online records & maps!!!
http://www.map.ramaker.com/IowaCity/

An Iowa Genealogy search page:
http://iagenweb.org/state/countygrid.htm

USGenWeb Tombstone Transcription Project
http://www.usgwtombstones.org/

North Carolina newspapers:
http://statelibrary.ncdcr.gov/ghl/resources/newspapers.html

Some NC Cemeteries
http://cemeterycensus.com/nc/index.htm

Smith Cemetery, Granville Co NC
http://cemeterycensus.com/nc/gran/cem125.htm

Satellite Views of Cemeteries, etc.
http://www.satelliteviews.net

FindAGrave Cemetery mapping:
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/mapCems.cgi?countryer=4&stater=17&countyId=823

Tombstone Birthdate Calculator:
www.searchforancestors.com/utility/birthday.html

Reporting duplicate cemeteries:
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?searchArg=duplicate&page=listFaqs#158

How to link:
< a href="http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=XXXXXXX">Name< /a>
where XXXXXXX is the GRid number of the memorial you want to link. Remove the spaces after the <

Notes to self:
NoPhoto/Cem
CambridgeAmerican through Gardner
Go through my "No Cemetery" list, have gotten to Farnham.

Sent to FindAGrave, Jan 7, 2013:
Please merge [url=http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2445943]Saint Joseph Cemetery (New)[/url] with [url=http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GScid=96123&CRid=96123]Saint Joseph Cemetery[/url]. The "New" cemetery is a section of Saint Joseph Cemetery, it is not a separate cemetery; it is contiguous with the old section and owned and managed by the same organization.

Please add this text to [url=http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GScid=96123&CRid=96123]Saint Joseph Cemetery[/url].

Iowa City
Johnson County
Iowa USA
Postal Code: 52245
Phone: 319-351-7126

Saint Joseph Cemetery consists of an old section (entrance at 900 North Summit Street) and a new section (entrance at 1122 North Dodge Street). The sections are contiguous and are managed by the same organization. To learn the location of a grave, please call the cemetery office. Phone: 319-351-7126

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Mike Appleby
James Elder
Sue - Thank you for taking the time to locate, photograph, edit and post the photographs of James D Elder's gravestone. I appreciate. Mike
Added by Mike Appleby on Aug 27, 2014 5:10 AM
LShue
RE: Gardens of Faith Cemetery
I'm glad to help. I've been spending 4-5 hours a week the entire summer going through this cemetery of over 4,000 to find people myself because the office will not give me any information to help me fulfill photo requests.
Added by LShue on Aug 26, 2014 9:40 AM
Carl Davis
Paul Brown
Thanks for the reply for posting Paul's memorial. I have added another grave marker with his name on it. Carl Davis
Added by Carl Davis on Aug 24, 2014 6:12 AM
soilsister
panama corozal ...
going to Panama on the 8 th of september ... returning to France end november , not sure yet when visiting Corozal but will do my best to get your pictures done ...
Added by soilsister on Aug 15, 2014 8:39 AM
Gary Craver
RE: Bolden
Thanks Sue,
my email is gcraver@iowatelecom.net
Gary
Added by Gary Craver on Aug 13, 2014 9:13 PM
LINDA JOYCE OLDENBORG-SMITH
Edythe Opstad
THANKS FOR THE PHOTO
Added by LINDA JOYCE OLDENBORG-SMI... on Aug 13, 2014 10:20 AM
Gary Craver
RE: Bolden
Your welcome. Do you have anyway to check for obits to see if there is any information on their mother?
Gary
Added by Gary Craver on Aug 12, 2014 5:40 PM
TLR
RE: #134219357
Thanks I'll just add to the one you have.
Added by TLR on Aug 12, 2014 5:27 PM
Eric Payne
photo
Sue,

Thank you very much for the photo of Lolita Payne tombstone.
I appreciate it!

Eric
Added by Eric Payne on Aug 10, 2014 4:17 PM
Richard K Thompson
Elizabeth Tate
Sue,
Thank you very much for the info/links about Elizabeth Tate. Because I noticed that copyright ownership of the bio evidently belongs to the University of Iowa I don't think it wise for me to copy and paste it to her bio, but I did update the memorial to note where the information could be found. I wish we were allowed to put in outside links for such a purpose. She seems to have led a very interesting life! I will print the story out, though, and put in in the family group sheet collection in the Fairfield Library so at least it is available that way.

Richard
Added by Richard K Thompson on Aug 10, 2014 3:58 PM
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