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Allison Ferris Pierce (#47066078)
 member for 8 years, 6 months, 23 days
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Bio Photo My objective in creating (and/or managing) a memorial is simple it is to honor the person's life, no matter how short or long a period of time that individual lived. If working with genealogy has taught me nothing else, it has taught me that life is a precious gift, not to be wasted.
If I have a memorial for someone who has recently died, and you are a family member who objects to it, let me know & I will delete the memorial.
Please send requests for additions, corrections, linking, and transfers through the system FAG provides using the "Edit" tab in the upper right-hand corner of the memorial.
~~~As of 2013, when you submit an addition or correction, please include the LINK to the OFFICIAL source, so that it can be confirmed. The link must be accessible to anyone. No Exceptions. Any edit must be substantiated before the edit will be made. If there is no way to contact you in order to request your source (such as you have your messages disabled and no email address), I will be forced to decline your edit. A family tree is not official; the source needs to be an official document or published book. The source name will be posted to the memorial. I am unable to accept information from as a substantiating source as the information on the site is not always accurate & cannot be accessed by non-members. If information cannot be substantiated, the edit request will be declined. In order to send substantiating information for your edits, use the "suggest any other correction or addition" link.~~~ Please note: I do not use birthdates or death ages from death records/certificates, as the older records are frequently wrong, in my experience.**
NOTE: From F.A.G. ADMIN concerning edits:
"You are allowed, and encouraged, to require official documentation when considering edit requests".
Unfortunately there are members who resent this desire for accuracy and send harassing, offensive messages; those messages will be forwarded immediately to F.A.G. admin.~~~
F.A.G. transfer policy: Transfer requests should be for direct relatives within four generations. State your exact relationship, please. If you are seeking transfers to "have all my family together", use the virtual cemetery option.
I'm sorry, but I don't link to unknown burials.
I am happy to post information from an obituary that will enhance the memorial in the BIO section of a memorial.
The sources I post on the memorials I manage are accessible to anyone wishing to confirm them, as I use the free website for official document copies or online books for information.
Please do NOT leave biographical information and obituaries in a virtual flower. That is what the "edit" tab is for. This is against policy.
****Please do not post a death certificate, obituary, or anything else in the "photo section" except for person photos or photos of the gravestone.****
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Bill Paschal
Taylor-Day Cemetery
Allison, check the cemetery for new photos, Bill P
Added by Bill Paschal on May 21, 2017 10:38 AM
John Wilby
Transcription accuracy
Amazing accuracy in your memorials.
Also collecting family members is a rare
treat among findagrave members.
John Wilby
Added by John Wilby on May 20, 2017 5:09 AM
John Coeman d 1900 New Hampshire
Thank you so much for the verification of his parents...I too require VR info because there is so much out there that is incorrect.

I also added his birth month/day/place, occupation, age at death and his death month/day/place from your excellent source.

Thank you so much for your input...look forward to hearing from you again,
Added by Sara on May 17, 2017 10:48 AM
Erica Price
RE: Samuel Miller
Sure, that would be nice. Thanks!
Added by Erica Price on May 17, 2017 8:59 AM
Hi Allison,

There are a few of us who also request "real" documentation,. I am hopeful the trend will spread, especially when the "New and Improved" version of Find a Grave is released.

Added by Alison on Apr 28, 2017 12:35 PM
w Kreider
Thank you. I also require documentation for edits. Your information on this is very clear and most appropriate.
Now - if people would just read the profile page before sending edits...
Added by w Kreider on Apr 28, 2017 12:16 PM
Welch family in Raymond, NH
Thank you for all your additional info on the Welch family. It's been recorded! Pam
Added by pmazo on Apr 16, 2017 7:41 AM
John Arsenault
RE: Memorial 148017050
Good catch. I was in a hurry and misread the record. It's been re-submitted.
Added by John Arsenault on Apr 04, 2017 3:43 AM
Jim Fenn-Lawson
RE: Woodwards
You're welcome. I've never been to Torringford cemetery before. It is in a very beautiful setting with an old farm in front. Thanks again for all you do for Find-A-Grave.
Added by Jim Fenn-Lawson on Mar 05, 2017 3:19 PM
jimmy stephens
Danny Lynn Stephens
Thanks so much for honoring my brother by leaving a flower. God Bless you. By the way, I have a lot of Pierce's in my family. My Grandmother Bulah Pierce Stephens ua buried at Bethel Cemetery in Logansport, La . All her folks came from East Texas around Mt Enterprise area. Probably originally from South carolina area.
Added by jimmy stephens on Mar 05, 2017 4:52 AM
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