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Janet Nicholson (#47422619)
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Bio Photo I am a retired office worker and live in Brandon Manitoba and genealogy has been my main hobby (addiction) for many years. It all started by wandering our local cemetery and noticing so many old headstones - so I started taking photos of them - this led me to "find a grave" and I have entered many of our older stones. This led to another old cemetery in the area (burials prior to 1925), and then out to the smaller towns around Brandon and to many areas of the world where my ancestors had lived. They came from Northern Ireland, England and Scotland.
My family tree is extensive, but my main lines are Montgomery, Barton, Rixon, Bothwell and Nicholson.
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Gayle Lester
Jane Wallace Kelly
This is my great grandmother. Her name is actually Jane Wallace Robinson Kelly. Wallace being her middle name. If you wish, you can transfer her to me. Her # is 78876875. Thanks.
Added by Gayle Lester on Apr 11, 2015 8:23 AM
Steve Seim
RE: Brandon Mental Hospital Cemetery
Thanks! I've got the North site on Find A Grave already:

It could use a cemetery photo or two, though.
Added by Steve Seim on Mar 18, 2015 1:54 PM
RE: Frederick Lloyd - Brandon Manitoba
I will take good care of him. Thank you for your kindness.
Added by EMc on Mar 12, 2015 9:24 AM
RE: Helena Rose Kirbyson
I really appreciate this transfer. Thankyou. You do a wonderful service!

Added by Kate on Feb 15, 2015 9:30 PM
Helena Rose Kirbyson
Could you please transfer Helena Rose Kirbyson's memorial to me so that I could add information I have. I have been researching my husband's family and she is a great-aunt. I would like to link her to the rest of her family.
Added by Kate on Feb 14, 2015 8:40 PM
Launa Nelson
George Henry Foreman
Hello, my name is Launa Foreman-Nelson, I am a descendant of George Henry Foreman. I came across this web page and see that you take photos of the grave stones. My father has been trying to compile a family tree and is having a hard time trying to find info on our family. Could you possibly email me photos you have taken of George Henry's stone. His wife is Sarah Jane "Jennie" Cowan Foreman. Any photos or info you could provide me with would be much appreciated.

Thank you
Launa Nelson
Added by Launa Nelson on Jan 10, 2015 8:05 AM
Steve Seim
RE: Brandon Mental Hospital Cemetery
Sounds good - I'll wait to hear from you.
Added by Steve Seim on Jan 06, 2015 10:28 AM
Steve Seim
RE: Brandon Mental Hospital Cemetery
I think I can enter the names from the lists here:

so I just need the coordinates for both cemeteries. Thanks for your help.
Added by Steve Seim on Jan 06, 2015 7:28 AM
Steve Seim
RE: Brandon Mental Hospital Cemetery
1) If you can find a location on Google Maps, you just need to right-click on the spot and select "What's Here?" That will give you the coordinates. It would really help to have the coordinates for both cemeteries.

2) As far as you know, there is no listing on Findagrave for the new cemetery? If so, I will put it on myself. I just don't want to create a duplicate listing if it's already on there under some other name.
Added by Steve Seim on Jan 06, 2015 6:54 AM
Steve Seim
Brandon Mental Hospital Cemetery
Do you have GPS coordinates for this cemetery?

Also, is the "new" cemetery on Findagrave? Do you have coordinates for that one too?
Added by Steve Seim on Jan 05, 2015 12:20 PM
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