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Cindy (#47985327)
 member for 4 years, 10 months, 8 days
Vern B
RE: Erwin in Riverside Cemetery, Medford MN
Hi Cindy, Thanks for the quick reply about the Erwin's. As I have been to this cemetery a few times I have looked for Orpha Erwin with no luck yet. I plan to go again this fall yet so may get lucky then.
I may have found the information about Samuel F Erwin I was looking for. [ERWIN SAMUEL F. 16/FEB/1821 13/DEC/1899 63 MD 8 RIVERSIDE - RSE RSE E VET. BORN IN NEW YORK STATE. DIED BUTTERFIELD, MN. RCJ. 31/JAN/1900] This copy came from something I have used a couple of times called Dalby Database, The dates are very close to what my photo looks like but the years shown would make him too old to be a brother of Edwin, or a son of Orpha as she was born in 1820. I will make a page for him showing this information and the photo I took, but I will be doing some more legwork to make sure it is as accurate as possible. I also found a tidbit on this same site about an infant son of Samuel as follows [ERWIN BABY DEC/1892 63 MD 8 RIVERSIDE - RSE RSE AGE 14 WKS. CHILD OF SAMUEL. REP, 28/DEC/1892. PROBABLE BURIAL.]
Last question based on some of your virtual cemeteries. Are you from or do/did you have relatives in the Newport RI area. Several generations of my Barker family direct line lived there starting around the mid 1600's. Looking forward to sharing more information soon. Regards, Vern B

Added by Vern B on Sep 05, 2017 4:39 PM

Vern B
Erwin in Riverside Cemetery, Medford MN
Hi Cindy,
Not sure if you remember but I helped you locate the correct cemetery for Edwin Erwin back in June. I have visited that small cemetery again a couple of months ago and took a photo of a marker for a Samuel Erwin that is fairly close to Edwin's marker. DOB appears to be Feb 8 182? something and DOD possibly Dec 13 189? something. There appears to be no memorial page for him so was wondering if your information might include another Erwin family member. Any information you might have could be helpful. Regards, Vern B

Added by Vern B on Sep 04, 2017 7:54 PM

Find A Grave Memorial# 95726630
Hi Cindy, Do you have any information on who all the siblings of this man, Neal Crawford were?
Thanks for helping if you can, Brenda

Added by Brenda on Aug 07, 2017 5:07 PM

Orpha Erwin
Hi Cindy,
You are absolutely right! Thank you for pointing the discrepancy out.
I changed her birthdate to April 1920, as per the 1900 census, but will research it when I get a chance (which won't be for a couple of weeks - family emergency).
Thank you,

Added by Chloé on Jun 07, 2017 1:48 PM

Vern B
RE: Edwin Erwin Memorial# 130844313
Cindy, Yahoooo! we got it done!!! I checked your "new" page for Edwin and all looks great. I have a couple of questions for you, how did you happen to place Edwin in the Union Cemetery when you first created his page? I am glad we got it figured out as I have just last week spent about 5-6 hours in Union Cemetery. I have several relatives buried there including my grandparents, and I am determined to bring the percentage level of photographed markers there up considerably. I was born in Owatonna not far from Medford and lived there for my first 3 years. Also I always try to ask what part of the country are you located in? Sorry your other photo requests are a bit to far for a day trip, but who know where Find A Grave wil take me. Enjoy the day. Regards, VernB

Added by Vern B on Jun 06, 2017 4:08 PM

Vern B
RE: Edwin Erwin Memorial# 130844313
Hi Cindy, sometimes we work really quick and much thanks to Tom Mauer who has transferred his page
# 48954416 to you. You can now make all the instant edits you want to complete name, birth and death dates, and add your links and what ever else you like. The photo's stayed intact so you have those already in place. When you are completely done with your changes you can delete your original one in Union Cemetery and there will then be only one correct page. Hope this helps! Best wishes,
Regards, VernB

Added by Vern B on Jun 05, 2017 4:14 PM

Vern B
RE: Edwin Erwin Memorial# 130844313
Hello again Cindy, I have pasted the note I sent to the fellow that created the other page. I hope my suggested changes would work if he agrees to help and that the proposed solution is acceptable to you if he chooses to comply. Regards, VernB

Hello Tom, While looking through your virtual cemeteries for Steele County I noticed Edwin Erwin # 48954416 which you created in 2010. This name rang a bell because I have been looking for him in Union Cemetery in Medford while trying to fulfill a photo request. The reason I was looking in Union Cemetery was a relative of his (Cindy Find A Grave member #47985327) had created a memorial page for him #130844313 in 2014 and somehow located him in Union Cemetery. No wonder I couldn't locate a marker! Her page contains more complete family information, names dates and links. Yours obviously contains the photo's. I contacted her when I realized the error and told her I would help clear up the duplication. She has since deleted her photo request but left the page intact for now. The best/easiest way I can think of if you would agree is to transfer your page to her to keep the photo credits intact and then she can edit/add the extra information easily back in. When that is complete she can delete her original page, leaving only one correct page intact. If you have another possible solution that works please let me or Cindy know. Thank you for you consideration and the amazing job you have done with the Civil War Vets. Regards, VernB

Added by Vern B on Jun 05, 2017 2:59 PM

Vern B
RE: Edwin Erwin Memorial# 130844313
Good, you have deleted your request in Union Cemetery. Don't do anything else yet until I have a chance to look into a merge of his two pages. I will get it figured out in the next couple of days. Regards, VernB

Added by Vern B on Jun 05, 2017 3:54 AM

Steve Burton
David Woods
I'm happy top transfer Daviod to you, if you like.

Added by Steve Burton on Apr 24, 2017 1:58 PM

Charles Strange
Elizabeth "Becky" Strange
Noticed that you left flowers and RIP note for my mother. How very kind. Do I understand that you are descended from John Bailey Keith?

Added by Charles Strange on Jan 06, 2017 10:03 AM

Ron Rader
Berry and Thompson
If you would like to manage the Berry and Thompson memorials in Oak Grove at Missouri Valley, let me know. I can transfer to you.

Added by Ron Rader on Oct 11, 2016 2:23 PM

Sidney Reece McIntyre
Sidney is my Great-Great-Grandfather. His son Joshua (McEntire) is my Great-Grandfather and father of my Grandmother, Nora Elizabeth McIntyre (McEntire) Mauldin, my father's mother.

Added by Rusty0482 on Sep 30, 2016 7:09 PM

RE: Maiden Name Anna Keith
Clara's brother Wiley C Keith is my 4th great grandfather. Nice to meet you cousin!

Added by AMK71 on Jul 15, 2016 11:35 AM

RE: Maiden Name Anna Keith
I am not sure if we are related. How far back from John can you tell me? Martin is from S.C. so it is possible that we are related.

Added by AMK71 on Jul 14, 2016 10:13 PM

Allen Herrod
Forest Hill Cemetery Find-A-Grave Request
I am traveling to Birmingham on Saturday, June 25 for the purpose of taking photos at Forest Hill Cemetery. If you wish me to take the photo of your family member, please call the office today at 205-592-7279 and locate the SEC and PLOT number of the gravesite and I will do my best to locate and take the photo for you. You can reply to this email with the SEC/PLOT number and NAME and I will add them to my list.

Allen Herrod

If you see this message after I leave tomorrow, you may text me on my cell.

Added by Allen Herrod on Jun 24, 2016 7:08 AM

Don Fleming
Louis Harlan Fleming
Louis is my uncle, are we related?

Added by Don Fleming on Feb 17, 2016 10:13 PM

Toni Hamilton Quattlebaum
I saw the note you posted on Lee W Holberts memorial how are you related? He is my 2nd great grandfather. Toni

Added by Toni Hamilton Quattlebaum on Feb 01, 2016 5:08 AM

Maiden Name
The maiden name for Susanna (Kuth) White should be Keith, not Kuth. Mem# 123003060.

Thank you, Aaron Keith

Added by AMK71 on Jun 09, 2015 3:13 PM

Douglas Mcintyre memorial.
Here ya go.

Added by Scout731 on May 19, 2015 9:45 AM

RE: Sharon Yee
You are most welcome!

Added by SWessendorf on May 19, 2015 7:44 AM

Newton Coogle

Added by Scout731 on May 17, 2015 12:00 PM

Gloria Kesler
Memorial transferred.

Added by Scout731 on May 13, 2015 6:36 AM

Jeff Thomson
Sidney Mcintyre burial place
Hi Cindy,
I will cancel the memorial at red bank cemetery if it's wrong. I thought I read it in his obit. Let me know. Best, jeff

Added by Jeff Thomson on May 11, 2015 2:47 PM

Daniel and Gus
Dear Cindy
I was able to take a photo today of Daniel's (not Danile) headstone. Next to his was Gus. I also have added his headstone photo to his memorial.
take care

Added by SWessendorf on May 07, 2015 5:09 PM

Jeff Thomson
our McIntyres of ga and tn
Hi Cindy
I have many old photos of the family if you would like to communicate. Best Jeff

Added by Jeff Thomson on May 05, 2015 10:13 PM


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