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Cemetery photos in progress

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Profile manager: Teresa Downey private message [send private message]
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This is Teresa's space for keeping copies of headstone photos while waiting to add to their own individual profiles.

Cemetery pages:
Space:Roseburg_Memorial_Gardens%2C_Roseburg%2C_Oregon
Space:Melrose_Cemetery%2C_Roseburg%2C_Oregon


At Cemetery - Preferable mid-day on sunny day or lightly cloudy day

  1. Clean headstone with water
  2. Take picture
  3. Log the GPS location in app on phone or on paper - decimal format is best

At Home - Uploads

  1. Sync all pictures to laptop using iCloud

At Home - Adding Data - Takes about 20 minutes per person with sources; 5 minutes without sources

  1. Download one picture and edit for displaying
  2. Use FamilySearch.org to search for sources and create new person profile
  3. Add Category for cemetery to profile with 2 brackets on beginning and end
  4. Add Monumental inscription to profile - as found on headstone - add GPS location
  5. Remove self as profile manager
  6. Delete picture from phone


Category:Roseburg Memorial Gardens, Roseburg, Oregon
Category:Melrose Cemetery, Roseburg, Oregon

Example of Monumental inscription: Monumental inscription. United States. CEMETERY NAME, Roseburg, Oregon. NNNN. (b. NNNN) XXXXXX, Xxxxxx GPS: 43.nnnnnn -123.nnnnnn. Photographed by: Teresa Downey: NN MMM YYYY. inscription words, if any

GPS converter if using the location saved in photo: https://www.fcc.gov/media/radio/dms-decimal





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