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Chris Hobson (#48052107)
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Self employed..I will go take photos during the summer and fall.. Winter time it depends on the cemetery...I can do Potter or Mckean county easy enough...Historian for Bell Run Cemrtary which isn't far from Shinglehouse,PA. 16748
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Milton Drake
You sent a suggested change deleting the parental links of Milton Drake. Can you tell me the reason for deleting the links? Thanks.
Added by Twist on Sep 01, 2014 3:26 PM
RE: Walter Lackey Memorial# 134386571
I went ahead and created a link from my memorial to the other memorial with an explanation. Thanks for your help!
Added by Anna on Aug 25, 2014 8:52 PM
Walter Lackey Memorial# 134386571
Hello Chris:
Would you mind removing the photo you added to this above mentioned memorial. The photo is not from the cemetery I have the entry in, therefore not appropriate to be on that page.

The other memorial, #65386406, has your photo on it from that cemetery. I have sent a message to "Butterfly Kisses" to let me know if they are sure Walter is buried in that cemetery.

Until I get an answer, I will not make the edits you requested. I prefer that my entries are as correct as possible. I could possibly then create a link to the other cemetery for Walter, but I prefer that the photos match the cemetery.

I would appreciate your help with this.
Thanks in advance for doing this for me.
Added by Anna on Aug 25, 2014 5:59 PM
Rich Fedoush
Baby Genaux #132757493

Thanks for the info. I've added it to the memorial.

Rich Fedoush
Added by Rich Fedoush on Aug 14, 2014 9:17 PM
Valerie Wixen Thruelsen
Melvina Ellen Manning Reed
The bio is fine now. The part that made it sound as if the M on the stone didn't stand for Manning is gone. I didn't find one source for Melvina that had her husband's name spelled Reade. I did find on her husband's death certificate, he was listed as Benjamin Burt Reade and they showed the name of his father...Philander Reade. So either they made a mistake in the spelling of Benjamin's father's name, or could have changed the spelling of his name, or he and Melvina could have changed the selling. Just one of those confusing things.
Added by Valerie Wixen Thruelsen on Aug 12, 2014 1:46 PM
casual onlooker
Relative of Potter County Dunns?
Hi, I see you have placed several Dunn memorials with info. My stepfather has a friend who found a WWII dogtag belonging to Harold Lamont Dunn(134169249), son of George and Minnie in his backyard. He is looking for next of kin to send it to, I wondered if you knew any information that would point me in the right direction. Whether you think looking in NY or PA would be more productive for family who might be interested. I realize this is a strange request.
Added by casual onlooker on Aug 11, 2014 1:21 PM
Tim Lunn
RE: Dutch Lunn
I stopped at the Olean Library on my way home from work this morning and went through some microfilm. The obit on Floyd's memorial is taken word for word from the Olean Times Herald Obituaries on Monday, March 2, 1942. I would tend to trust that over someone's recollections years after the fact.
Added by Tim Lunn on Aug 07, 2014 1:36 PM
Tim Lunn
RE: Dutch Lunn
Dutch's parents are my Great Grandparents (Simon William and Caroline Press Lunn) Buried in that plot, for sure, are Simon, Caroline and their 4th child Richard Lunn. Simon died in 1921, Richard in 1932 and Caroline in 1933. It always seemed to me that people normally buy burial plots in lots of 1,2 or 4. If that is the case here, then either there is an unmarked grave there or an unused one. My question on where could I get information was meaning municipality-wise. Is there a Town Hall or Village Clerk's office somewhere that must have maps and records of who is buried where? Floyd died in 1942 which, at 72 years ago, isn't really ancient history.
There is no actual Cemetery in Maplehurst. (Maplehurst is only 6 miles from me) The Hinsdale Cemetery is sometimes referred to as Maplehurst Cemetery. I can see no reason why Floyd would be there, I think it was just a typo and meant to be Maple Grove.
Added by Tim Lunn on Aug 07, 2014 1:10 PM
Tim Lunn
Floyd (Dutch) Lunn
Chris, check out memorial #133991339. Pay close attention to where it says burial will be. I'm pretty sure it's mis-worded. Do you know where I can find the burial records for Maple Grove?

Added by Tim Lunn on Aug 07, 2014 10:56 AM
Tim Lunn
Clyde Scott (#128080449)
Chris, could you please transfer my Great Grandfather Clyde Scott (#128080449)?

Thank you
Added by Tim Lunn on Aug 06, 2014 8:46 AM
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