|Louis Mata (#46599444)|
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Taphophilia (a passion and enjoyment of cemeteries) has been my main hobby since the late 1970's when I was a junior in high school. I discovered that cemeteries in and around Los Angeles were the best places to hide from truant officers. It was in these adopted sanctuaries that I began to appreciate my surroundings: the grounds, the headstones, the architecture, the artwork and most importantly, the residents.|
In October of 2010, I founded The Traveling Taphophiles, a group that sets out once a month to visit cemeteries. Our travels have taken us as far as New Orleans. I'm fortunate to have met others that share my hobby and to have forged some great friendships along the way.
Once photos have been posted, feel free to use them as you wish - photo credit isn't necessary.
Happy Graving ~
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|Eileen||Nathaniel Craig Dryden|
Normally I don't transfer memorials to someone who is unrelated in any way but there is something that tells me you will take good care of him. I have added every census record Nathaniel was enumerated in and I hope you will keep that intact. If for some reason you no longer wish to keep Nathaniel after you are done editing his memorial I would request that you return him to me.
Thank you, Eileen
Added by Eileen on Oct 20, 2014 7:26 PM
|Packers Fan||Rubin "Hurricane" Carter|
Carter was cremated and his ashes were given to members of his family.
|Packers Fan||Elizabeth Pena|
She was born in 1959.
|Sean Iannecilli||Montrose Hagins & Dorothy Meyer|
If you can, would it be possible for you to compose new biographies to help elevate the memorials of actresses Montrose Hagins and Dorothy Meyer to famous?
The memorials are as follows:
Montrose Hagins (listed as Annie Montrose Hagins) is 127600072
Dorothy Meyer is 120050628
They each have photographs, burial locations, dates/locations so if you accept a decent biography is just required to make that it happen. Hope you can help.
Have a good October and Halloween,
|Joanne Gross Vaughn||Revere Bio|
Thanks for writing the bio for Paul's memorial. I really appreciate it, you did better than I would have.
|John "J-Cat" Griffith||Paul Revere|
Hi ya Louis, I just found out this morning about the passing of rock legend Paul Revere. I just wanted to mention you did a great write for his bio and thanks. I've also added a photo of he and the original lineup of his band, "Paul Revere and the Raiders". Best always,
|George Seitz||Alan Grey Farmer|
Hello Louis -
|George Seitz||Billy Ward's bike|
This grave had a temporary marker when I was there a few years ago. I see that a nice stone has been carved, that depicts Billy's bike.
Thanks - George
|Merry||RE: Dave Brubeck|
You are welcome.
Added by Merry on Sep 14, 2014 8:29 AM
I was so sad to hear about my friend Denny Miller passing. I was a guest at his home a couple of years ago and he was a very kind and modest gentleman. You wrote another beautiful biography here on findagrave. Thanks so much!
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