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Ben G (#47255941)
 member for 7 years, 6 months, 8 days
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Bio Photo I love exploring and photographing old cemeteries in Maine. I am especially familiar with Androscoggin, Cumberland, Hancock, and York counties. I am a Greater Portland History docent, photographer for Greater Portland Landmarks, a contributor to Friends of Evergreen,the Maine Old Cemeteries Association, and a member of SpiritsAlive.com, the overseers of Eastern Cemetery in Portland, Maine



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Ken Davis
Sgt Raymond Elton Leighton
Find A Grave Memorial# 66604158

I've added your marker photo to his Coffelt Database record to document place of burial. Your photo will be uploaded tonight to http://www.CoffeltDatabase.org.
Thank you for helping us to remember him properly ...
Ken Davis
Member, The Coffelt Group
Added by Ken Davis on Sep 12, 2017 11:32 AM
Jon Field
Lidback photos
Thank you for taking the fabulous photos of the Lidbacks. They fill a big hole in my research!

Thanks again
Jon Field
Added by Jon Field on Sep 12, 2017 7:57 AM
Carole Gentry
Finding my Aunt Laura
THANK YOU, Ben for locating and photographing my Aunt's resting place. It was a welcome email after a week of Irma prep and waiting. She came in last night and we were blessed with only wind, rain and a huge drop in temperature. Thank you for your time and dedication. Your efforts are very much appreciated.

Take care.
Carole in Tallahassee, Florida
Added by Carole Gentry on Sep 11, 2017 10:14 AM
amwj1
George O Knight grave stone photos
From Hurrican Harvey ravaged country, thank you for making me smile today. THANK YOU for the photos. In looking to see other Knights in this cemetery...wow... there are MANY. Thank you!
Added by amwj1 on Sep 07, 2017 8:00 AM
RJSLopez
photo
Thank you so much for the photo you uploaded of Mary Anderson's grave in Evergreen Cemetery.
I have been searching for the parents of Anton Anderson (buried at Forest City). Her name was Mary and his father is known only as "J". a sea captain from Sweden.
This one, unfortunately, is not "my" Mary. I appreciate all your efforts to bring these people out of the shadows.
~Rebekah
Added by RJSLopez on Sep 07, 2017 7:22 AM
surcasa
Headstones of the Dyer and Whitney Families' Headstones
Wow, Ben! What a great job you did taking clear photos of these two families' headstones! Please know how much I appreciate your time and effort...as will generations to come.
Added by surcasa on Sep 06, 2017 7:31 PM
Kim Harty
John O Hall photo
I cannot thank you enough for the photo of my great-grandfather's grave.
Added by Kim Harty on Sep 06, 2017 6:50 PM
Gone Gravin ★
Contributors making the rules
Re: Photo request problem

This is clearly not a problem with a photo request but with a contributor making their own rules as they go along. Eventually, someone won't be scared of them and will post a photo. In the mean time, the member should be reported to site administrators.
Added by Gone Gravin ★ on Aug 30, 2017 7:16 PM
Patti Leland
RE: Phillips Lord
You're welcome. I had not heard his name before!
Added by Patti Leland on Aug 15, 2017 3:04 PM
Dan Price
RE: Mary Anne Krepps
Hi Ben,
I doubt they would want to, and I don't want to delete mine. I created this memorial as I wanted her to be joined with her family siblings and parents. Everyone that is family related to Mary Ann Krepps knew her real identity. It seems to me there was one more of her on find a grave listed as a famed person with find a grave as being in charge of that memorial. Dan
Added by Dan Price on Aug 01, 2017 5:37 PM
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