14118Re: [Genealogy Research Club] Re:Grave Markers
- Jul 14, 2010Helen, May I contact you off list? I have some personal questions and issues
adoption and the proper etiquette and legalities for handling obituaries
newspaper articles regarding my genealogy to a specific family. I do not
want to bore the list
with my issues.
Thank you for your help.
On Sun, Jul 11, 2010 at 6:01 PM, HelenS <has_hotflashes2003@...>wrote:
> Well, I guess I can see everyone's point of view. I love family history and
> am trying to document mine, I manage a cemetery, and I am a contributing
> member of Find A Grave.
> I am always pleased to see a monument with family members listed and it is
> more costly to do this. About 10 cents a letter in my neck of the woods.
> You can still have a monument in a cemetery if you are cremated. I have
> several in mine.
> It is a shame that we have to be afraid to let people know about ourselves
> and our family, but also we must continue to be proud of our heritage and
> record our history. If you think about it, we are the ones that are leaving
> our records for the future. Providing the future generations a sense of
> where they came from. To show them what courage, perseverance, morals,
> strength, and determination it took to survive many hardships. The future
> generations will always need to know on whose back they are standing, the
> blood that flows in their veins, the strength of character they can draw
> Off my soapbox and back to work.
> --- In email@example.com<genealogyresearchclub%40yahoogroups.com>,
> Peakcat@... wrote:
> > I think I might want to add something special before I passed out of this
> > world on my own marker but as far as someone else such as family I would
> > think that the relationship would be important before adding something
> > on another marker even for family. Of course if it is husband, sibling,
> > parents than that is another story. For other family members I would
> > permission should be asked first.
> > Ina Getzoff
> > _Peakcat@..._ (mailto:Peakcat@...)
> > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
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