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Jen (#47362231)
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Bio Photo "So shines a good deed in a weary, weary world.
(Shakespeare & Willy Wonka)

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William Zinsser, author, reminds us that we are "custodians of memory"

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I am glad to share any information about the memorials that I manage. I have personal knowledge about many of them and welcome questions and correspondence.

My intent is to share family history (not just mine) so that it's not forgotten. Often I will ask for a transfer, add information and links and then transfer it back. I love it when bio's and obit's are included and families are linked!

I LOVE my old photos of relatives. I share them freely to help keep their memory alive for future generations. If you use any of my family photos, acknowledging the source isn't necessary, but it would be appreciated and keeps us all in touch.

Thank you to the Find-A-Grave folks who are responsible managers and take good care of their memorials with pleasure. A big thank you to the folks who accidentally make a duplicate and correct it when brought to their attention.

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Here's an email excerpt from fellow graver, Alicia Roundy Houston. I love this! She nailed a trait that so many of us share:

...after a couple of attempts (and subsequent diversions that kept me sidetracked for hours and hours)

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CryptoGram
RE: Noted
Hi, Jen ~ you're right that ancestry.com has terrible transcribers...surely overseas hires when many of us would do it free in exchange for a membership or such. They also seem to never fix flaws. My latest was reporting wrong images connected to some Arizona death certificates. I got lucky in that case as Arizona has many of their records on a free site of their own and happily told me how to find it!

Thank you so much for kind words...and have a lovely mothers day!
Added by CryptoGram on May 13, 2017 4:06 AM
ann strickland
strickland-segraves family cemetery
Hello- I think we have spoke before- can you tell me exactly where the cemetery is. I have drove-looked-searched and cannot find it.
Henry and Lucenda are my husbands gg grand parents.

Go to the chandler family tree and look for charlie and Emma Strickland- they are my husband parents.
I wish I could talk to them, so I have to pray a little harder
Thanks for your concern--Ann



Added by ann strickland on Mar 05, 2017 10:04 AM
Richard Hungerford
RE: Anne Brigman
I have now. Wow. Thank you for "clueing me in" to this talented woman. That whole family line accomplished many things--some better than others--but they sure didn't sit on the sidelines.

Thanks again for replying.
Added by Richard Hungerford on Mar 03, 2017 6:53 PM
Appalachia
RE: Rosa
Rosa Gibson Dunn was one of my fathers (Joseph Walter Gibson listed on here) sisters.
Added by Appalachia on Feb 26, 2017 9:19 AM
Richard Hungerford
Find A Grave Memorial# 121054890.
Hi Jen. I am distantly related to Anne Wardrope Nott Brigman and your December 1st, 2013 comment intrigues me. You said "Your bohemian spirit is still admired...long after you probably expected. What did you mean by that--or, can you tell me more about her and her family?
Added by Richard Hungerford on Feb 21, 2017 4:55 PM
Alisa Bryn Chapman
Davis Scott Family cemetary Macon
My mother is a Scott and some of her family are buried here. My father has done extensive geneology research into her family. Are you related somehow I see where you have updated some of that info. I have a link to William Earl Scott's obituary. He was my Uncle and is now buried there.

http://obits.dignitymemorial.com/dignity-memorial/obituary.aspx?n=William-Scott&lc=7134&pid=169611754&mid=5848817

Blessings,
Alisa Bryn Chapman
Added by Alisa Bryn Chapman on Nov 14, 2016 8:49 AM
Appalachia
RE: Rosa
Hi Jen,
Rosa was my Aunt. Did you ever meet her? Any photos? What can you recall of he husband?
Thanks. Tony
Added by Appalachia on Nov 02, 2016 7:39 AM
Deanna
Re: Lottie Stinchacum
Your sweet Lottie appears to have "adopted" John Edward Boswell. I would be very interested to know if you have docs for this from Shasta County?
Deanna (#47902656). Please email me when you can.
Added by Deanna on Aug 15, 2016 11:55 AM
Ashley P Pitts Shaw
RE: Dunn
How cool!!! Im meeting up with sandra this week to return the items and will tell her I found you too! ;) I wish this site was more private... I'd give you all the info Ive found. Then again, I bet you could locate my number and / or email in five minutes flat! Lol! =D I need to change my user name lol!
Added by Ashley P Pitts Shaw on Aug 08, 2016 7:57 PM
Ashley P Pitts Shaw
oops!
I meant Lee S Dunn, Sr., not Irven Dunn. I was thinking of Irven Oliver Lewis, who was Monny's son-in-law.
Added by Ashley P Pitts Shaw on Aug 08, 2016 7:40 PM
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