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Marilyn Birkby (#47393995)
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March 30, 2014

Finished the Grace Cemetery in McDonald, Kansas just in time for their 125th birthday. Still missing a few obituaries but someone recently found some old newspapers so I'm hoping they get them on microfilm so I can look at them.

I am now working on the St Francis Cemetery and the Bird City Cemetery. As soon as we get some warmer weather, I am going there to take more pictures.

Anyone can use my photos for the geneology research. Please credit me for the picture, but you do not need special permission.

If anyone wants any of the memorial that I have posted, just send me a message. I will be happy to transfer memorials if they are not my immediate family.

Working on my family trees since 1976.

When my brother passed away in March of 2010, I wanted to do some kind of volunteer work in his honor. Since he is buried at Fort Logan National Cemetery, I became a volunteer for that cemetery. However, I also wanted to do the photos of my family that have passed on. Since my husband and I are retired, we began stopping at many little cemeteries and taking pictures of tombstones and listing them on the web site.

Thanks to everyone for their nice responses for the pictures I take.

Marilyn, #47393995
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Barbara Stein
RE: Elizabeth Isernhagen
Hi Marilyn,

Thank you for getting back to me. I will update the site. Have a nice weekend!

Barb
Added by Barbara Stein on Jul 18, 2015 10:07 AM
Barbara Stein
Elizabeth Isernhagen
Thank you for the edit. May I ask the source for the lot?

Barb
Added by Barbara Stein on Jul 17, 2015 8:33 PM
s grimm-mullen
RE: William and Cora McMillen
Will do. Thank you!
Sandi
Added by s grimm-mullen on Jul 07, 2015 2:08 PM
s grimm-mullen
William and Cora McMillen
Hi Marilyn,
Thank you so much for the headstone photos. I appreciate it!

Also, may I have your permission to use these photos in my ancestry tree?

Thank you again,

Sandi
Added by s grimm-mullen on Jul 06, 2015 3:14 PM
Amanda Richards
Thank you!
I just wanted to thank you for taking time out of your day to help me verify the dates are correct for my grandparents.
Added by Amanda Richards on Jul 06, 2015 9:30 AM
Byron D. Lawrence
Bretthauer Gravestones
Thank you very much for posting the above pictures. You are a credit to the Find A Grave community.
Added by Byron D. Lawrence on Jul 06, 2015 8:42 AM
Sandy Gage
Wilson H Banes
Thank you so much your taking your time to take a picture of Wilson H Banes headstone. I have been waiting years to find his burial location and now finally have a pic of his headstone. Keep up the great work you have done!
Sandy Gage
Added by Sandy Gage on Jul 05, 2015 11:35 AM
Kaycie
Rebecca Mysick
For Rebecca Mysick you have listed as Thomas Nelson Talley's mother. He is buried in St. Francis Cemetary. Where did you get her last name? In my family papers the spelling is listed as Messick and I am just wondering if that is actually the correct spelling or not. Thanks for your help! Kaycie
Added by Kaycie on Jun 30, 2015 11:14 AM
Carolyn Arntson
RE: Price Blinn Websterhipps nd Mabel Corey Phipps
Marilyn....so sorry for my "crazy"....I should have looked harder. I KNEW I'd been there before but forgot to check before posting. I am sorry. I will return next Monday and get the correct locations and photo for you.

carolyn
Added by Carolyn Arntson on Apr 29, 2015 11:02 AM
Yankee Magnolia
RE: Eliza Webster
You sent me an edit for Eliza Webster #44850568, providing me with her maiden name. So are you saying you are talking about a different Eliza Webster? Thanks.
Added by Yankee Magnolia on Apr 20, 2015 12:35 PM
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