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Shawn The Grave Hunter (#46481676)
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Bio Photo I am a man who loves history and in my time have seen some very old tombstones in my travels and when researching my family history. There have been some interesting finds in my time. I am a writer and poet and I plan on designing my own monument to leave my mark upon the world when I die. I have found many old markers in Texas and Iowa in the northern part of the state and Minnesota. Having an interest in the funeral industry I am always researching cemeteries. It was because of my Grandpa that I have such a love for history. Recently while visiting a cemtery in Falls County, TX I discovered about twenty tombstones that were inscribed in German. This was the first time I have ever seen any markers written in another language. As far as the future, who knows where my travels may take me. God is my guide and it certianly will be an adventure! Every one has a right to be remembered. I am a voice for those who do not have anyone to do this for them. I do not only my family and friends but I often walk local cemeteries and add information online to aid researchers in their family history research. If I have made a mistake or if you have something for me to add please get in touch with me and I will take the appropriate action. I am willing to do photo lookups in Lubbock as well as other places. Contact me if I can help. However do bear in mind that I am unable to drive but will do my best to assist in any way possible.

***** I really hate to do this, but from now on, I WILL NOT do any transfers or updates that come to me on the message board. I've had too many requests that have errors in them and this just slows everything down. Please, please please use the EDIT tabs on the memorials. This is what it was designed and set up for so please use it. Also, it has gotten to the point that I will no longer respond to transfer requests or up-date requests that are sent to me here on the Message Board or by e-mail. I will only make changes that come to me via EDIT/SUGGEST A CORRECTION. Thanks.****

Many thanks for the words of encouragement and support about my contributions on the site. It has been a godsend for me in doing my genealogy and it is my hope that my work will do for others what others work has done for me.
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Sue Thompson Patterson
Veronica Muniz
Sorry, Shawn, I will request this by the edit tab.
Added by Sue Thompson Patterson on Sep 23, 2017 4:06 PM
Sue Thompson Patterson
Veronica Muniz, Englewood Cemetery
Shawn, could you please go to Find A Grave Memorial #8055223 for Veronica Muniz in Englewood Cemetery, Slaton, Texas, and fix your picture of Veronica as a person and not a grave? I posted a picture of her monument today and it is above her portrait. Thanks every so much
Sue Patterson
Added by Sue Thompson Patterson on Sep 23, 2017 4:04 PM
Joyce Baughn
John Wesley Henderson
Shawn, I've just found John's 1st wife' name was Molly M Wagner - if this helps.
Thanks, Joyce Baughn (#47294107)
Added by Joyce Baughn on Sep 21, 2017 1:11 PM
Joyce Baughn
James Frank Dunnam #16038553
John was indeed married to my great aunt, Minnie Mae Green - but they had no children together. All Aunt Minnie's children were by James Frank Dunnam and John's were with a previous (to me unknown) wife. In the interest of accuracy, I'd appreciate it you removed Minnie as their mother.
Joyce Baughn (#47294107)
Added by Joyce Baughn on Sep 21, 2017 12:58 PM
Bruceville Moore Cemetery
I have finished researching BM. Thank your for working with me on the edits. Your work on FG is very valuable to families. Slick
Added by Slick on Aug 21, 2017 7:11 AM
Bruceville Moore Cemetery
I am researching every person buried at BM. Therefore, I might be sending you a lot of edits at one time. Please understand my purpose on this project and overlook the amounts of edits you receive. Thanks for your great work on FG. Slick
Added by Slick on Aug 20, 2017 12:07 PM
Bruceville Moore cemetery
Thanks for all the wonderful work you did at BM. You have done lots of research which will help families in the future. Good job, Slick

In McLennan County we have stones written in Czech and in Spanish.
Added by Slick on Aug 20, 2017 6:17 AM
Delores Baker
Marion Reid Wolfe
The memorial for Marion R. Wolfe is a duplicate of Memorial # 118719579. I thought you would like to know. Thanks to all of you who do this work, it is greatly appreciated.

Added by Delores Baker on Aug 16, 2017 8:06 AM
Edith Guynes Stanley
Tanner Photos
Thanks so much for the great photos of the Tanner markers! You are appreciated!!
Added by Edith Guynes Stanley on Jul 29, 2017 11:16 PM
Old Waco
Robert Blake Torrance
Thanks for creating his memorial and the edits!
Added by Old Waco on Jul 27, 2017 3:01 AM
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