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Carolyn (Schmidt) Alves (#47198156)
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Bio Photo I am a Stay-at-Home-mom with two little ones. I have always taken an interest in family tree histories. My father was an avid fan of Find a Grave and he introduced me to this site before he passed away in 2008. (Find A Grave Memorial# 46644773) I am happy to be a photo volunteer for much of the Los Angeles area!

I've always liked to take photos and go to cemeteries, so this is a perfect past time for me! I LOVE to find relatives and homes for the memorials I make, so IF you see a memorial you'd like TRANSFERRED, I'm more then happy to do so, just put in the request. (Will transfer ANY except those in my Family Virtual Cemetery). ***Also, I try to get to edits as quickly as I can, but that doesn't always happen. I'm a busy gal. Please if you want the transfer, ask and you can make the changes at your leisure.***

You can feel free to use creative commons with the photos I take if you'd like to use them in your genealogy or family history projects.

Please note, when listing random memorials, I often try to link families together to the best of my ability, using my judgment and common sense. So, I imagine some of the relationship links I have created may not be accurate and I'm always happy to update or change if you can help.
Please do not send me requests to change the entry of MAIDEN name for Males whose name origin indicates that they are LATINO. This name is often their mother's maiden name and used for lineage purposes. Maybe a suggestion would be for Find A Grave to add an entry space for this.

My family lines are Schmidt/Wassem and Johnsen/Hale. My husband's family lines are Alves/Carvalho and Bacellar/Huet.
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L. R. G.
RE: Ancestry
did you get my reply?
Added by L. R. G. on Nov 27, 2014 9:22 PM
Bill Myers
Conlon ~
Hey Carolyn, thank you so much for shooting William Conlon's head stone for me. Great job!
Added by Bill Myers on Nov 26, 2014 5:05 PM
Brenda (Fears) Johnson
Thornberry
Thank you so very much for taking this picture!!
Added by Brenda (Fears) Johnson on Nov 25, 2014 11:31 AM
Martin Weybright
Carlos & Mary Gayle Calvert
Many thanks for your photos of their grave markers at Hollywood Hills. Best wishes.
Added by Martin Weybright on Nov 25, 2014 10:57 AM
Marilyn Schunke
Thanks for Maris E. White photo
Thank you for responding so quickly to my request for a photo of Maris's grave marker. My initial relationship to him is first cousin once removed. Then his father and my dad's mother married when their respective spouses died and my dad, Nyal Maris Mullins, and Maris White became step-brothers. Thanks again.
Added by Marilyn Schunke on Nov 23, 2014 7:56 PM
Ophelia Stafford
Myrtle Radach
Myrtle Radach was my cousin - Helmuth & Alverne Radachs daughter. I didn't know if she was buried there or not. I would like to have a photo of her marker also.

Thank you so much, Ophelia Radach Stafford
Added by Ophelia ... on Nov 23, 2014 6:47 PM
Russell Alan Babcock
RE: Millie (MCGONIGLE) DODGE
Sorry, I just found about his memorial this morning just after you posted his wife's photo. I have already overdone my requests for the week. I won't be around to post a request for two weeks going forward at this point. His memorial # is 138803957. Again thanks, Russell
Added by Russell Alan Babcock on Nov 23, 2014 3:03 PM
Russell Alan Babcock
Millie (MCGONIGLE) DODGE
Many thanks for the quick reply on Millie! Did you run out there this morning? By any chance did you see or take a photo of her husband Paul Joseph DODGE? I just found out today, someone else created a memorial about a week ago for him. #138863957. Again thanks, and in advance, Russell
Added by Russell Alan Babcock on Nov 23, 2014 1:38 PM
Ophelia Stafford
Alvern Radach
I misspelled my Aunts Name. My typing is not what it used to be.

Ophelia Radach Stafford
Added by Ophelia ... on Nov 23, 2014 11:14 AM
Ophelia Stafford
Helmuth & Alvine Radach
Thank you so very much for taking the photos of my Aunt & Uncles marker. This means so much to me & my brother & sister. We live in Georgia have never seen them before.

Again, thank you

Ophelia Radach Stafford
Added by Ophelia ... on Nov 23, 2014 11:07 AM
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