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Margaret (#47526291)
 member for 11 years, 5 months, 2 days
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Being raised in a small town in southeast Kansas family and friends were a very important part of my life. When I was small I loved listening to my parents and grandparents talk of family. I loved meeting older family members and listening to the stories. Even though these people are gone now they are still very much a part of my life, they taught me to nurture and value family, they guided me to become the person I am today.

My parents and grandparents were faithful in visiting cemeteries and remembering and honoring those that have passed. I guess I inherited that love. Therefore, I dedicate my work on Labette County cemeteries and family histories to my parents and grandparents. It is my hope that I can link families together and tell the stories of the pioneers who first came to the area.

NOTE: Any of the pictures that I have entered aren't bound by copyright infringement and can be used in your family trees. OUT OF "RESPECT" FOR THOSE OF US WHO SPEND HOURS AND HOURS AND TRAVEL MANY MILES TO TAKE THESE PICTURES, I WOULD APPRECIATE IT IF YOU WOULD LET ME KNOW BEFORE YOU YOU POST A PICTURE I HAVE TAKEN ON THE INTERNET. ***ALSO: I would appreciate it if you would list your source when posting my photos to or other on-line sites. If you have a question regarding a picture, please feel free to contact me.

I will also transfer a memorial to you if they are your family (with the exception of my direct family). Should you find an error or have additional information on any of the people I have posted, e-mail me. I am always glad to make additions and corrections so that the information is as accurate as possible. It may take me a few days to make a correction, so be patient!

But most of all, thank you to all of those who have posted information and photos on Find A Grave. This is a great resource tool for all of us.
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Dwight Bennett
Help - help- - - have I messed up? Is this a child? Check 154903244 . . . stone reads like maybe..let me know, I will either delete or transfer to you, thank you
Added by Betty on Nov 12, 2015 6:27 AM
Dee Smoll
Elizabeth Hollingsworth.
Thank you so much for making an entry for Elizabeth Hollingsworth.

Created by: Margaret
Record added: Jul 09, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93354591

I added 2 photos. The birth date can be updated. I don't know how to do it, but you could tie it to her husband Noah Hollingsworth

Created by: William Croghan
Record added: Dec 19, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 140237920

See my additions. Dee : )
Added by Dee Smoll on Sep 27, 2015 10:24 PM
Lillie Ilene Davis
There are 2 different memorial pages for the same person.
Find A Grave Memorial# 93525270
Find A Grave Memorial# 68731965

Submitted by different people. Could you please combine them to avoid confusion?
Added by bdavis31 on Sep 24, 2015 11:13 AM
Tony Belmonte
Memorial #109709500
The birth and death dates are not the same as the head stone photo on this memorial; 109709500.
I don't know where the error is can you please correct?
Thank you,
Tony Belmonte
Added by Tony Belmonte on Sep 23, 2015 11:51 AM
Peggy Godown
Almeron John Patchin
Good morning!

First of all, thank you so much for your dedication to preserving family history!

You have recorded Almeron's birth date and place. Please tell me your source for this information.

See: Find A Grave Memorial# 94592304

Thank you!

Added by Peggy Godown on Sep 18, 2015 12:43 PM
Leigh Sims
Helen M. Britts transfer request
Created by: Margaret
Record added: Sep 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97066354

Would you please consider transferring this memorial over to me. 97066354 Helen M. Britts

to Leigh Sims 47761118
Thank you
Added by Leigh Sims on Sep 16, 2015 11:05 AM
John Woolson
T.C. Belknap
Would you be willing to transfer my relatives
T. C. Belknap (#83590352) my g-g-grandfather, Maria Belknap (#89102784), Harvey Belknap (#89102817), and Lucy May Belknap (#89102857)
to John Woolson (#46957433)
Added by John Woolson on Sep 15, 2015 4:32 PM
Ms. Mandy
Updating Memorials
Hi Margaret,

I noticed on your profile that we're to email you for any updates to the memorials, but I was wondering if that still applies since FindaGrave now has the "Edit" tab feature that you can just approve directly all edits?

Which would you prefer? I've done the edit tab, but can also compile an email to you if that would be easier for you. Just let me know.

Thanks for all your efforts!
- M
Added by Ms. Mandy on Sep 03, 2015 12:21 AM
Ilene Murray
Frantz family in Labette, Kansas
Martha Jane Buzan Frantz is memorial 76414909. She was not called Addie, however. She had a sister named Melissa Adda who carried that nickname. Melissa Adda and her husband are buried in Oklahoma. Martha Jane was the daughter of Thomas Jefferson Buzan and Mary Ann Moss. T. J. is buried in Montgomery Co., Illinois. Probably Mary Ann is too, but so far I've been unable to find a death date or place for her.

Martha Jane's daughter, Josephine, is also at Elm Grove. She is Josephine Hill, memorial 76453198. You have her listed with an unknown maiden name, but it was Frantz.

Thanks so much for checking these things out and making adjustments.
Added by Ilene Murray on Aug 31, 2015 4:02 PM
Edward Trinder
Issac w trinder
I would like to take over isaac w Trinder site.
Thank you Ed Trinder.
Added by Edward Trinder on Aug 18, 2015 9:26 PM
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