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Volunteer (#47656842)
 member for 3 years, 3 months, 19 days
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Bio Photo My interest in "paying it forward" started after I found a record of one of my ancestors on Find a Grave. This led me on an entirely new branch of genealogical discovery. I soon became a volunteer photo taker and then branched out to photographing entire cemeteries.

I think it is important to document history and it is unfortunate that many stones are so worn away that they can't be read, or there is other damage to the stone that makes the documentation of that person's history incomplete.

Find a Grave is an astounding phenomenon! Feel free to use photos I have taken. Please ask if you would like a memorial transferred to you for management or tell me if there is additional info I can add to the memorial. My goal is to improve accuracy and to give someone else that needed leg up in their genealogical research.
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 • 1,152 Memorials Added
 • 1,101 Memorials Managed
 • 7 Memorials/Week
 • 4,812 Photos
 • 15 Photo Requests
 • 11 Volunteer Photos Taken
 • 1,704 Virtual Flowers
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RE: Snyder grave
It is my pleasure to honor these loved ones, and to return the favor others have done for me.
Added by SMPowell on Dec 27, 2014 1:58 PM
Kari Olson
John Grant in Pine Eden Cemetery
Hi, I would love to add this photo to my family tree on with the photo credit to you of course. Please let me know if you object to this or to let me know how you would prefer the photo credit worded. Thanks so much
Added by Kari Olson on Oct 11, 2014 6:15 PM
RE: Jane Schook Rogers Grave
Thank you!
Added by Caroljh on Sep 16, 2014 3:30 PM
Jane Schook Rogers Grave
You posted a photo of the Jane Schook Rogers tombstone in St. Mary of the Lake Cemetery, Baileys Harbor, WI. I was unable to find this tombstone when I searched the cemetery. Can you give me some idea of where it is located in relation to the main entrance? Thank you!
Added by Caroljh on Sep 15, 2014 1:54 PM
Donna Petit at St. Mary's Cemetery
Hi! Photos posted to her memorial.

Also there:

Robert J. Petit, 1926 - 1988

If you add a photo request for him I will add the photos I took.

Added by Ace on Sep 08, 2014 6:29 PM
RE: Thanks!
Pleased to be able to help
Added by Lynty on Sep 02, 2014 11:46 PM
Hendrick Memorial
Thank you for making the edits and changes for the Hendrick Memorials in Baileys Harbor.
Added by Dee on Jul 10, 2014 5:59 PM
RE: Amanda Alcott
Hi. I wonder if I could ask one more favor of you...I see that you added Amanda's husband's gravestone photo. Thanks. From your photo it looks like it's one stone but with sides. But I can't figure out what Robert's side says. By going back and checking a distant cousin's genealogy I found out that he was buried next to Amanda and more about how he got to the US. So I know he was born near Stoke-on-Trent UK and died in Galien, Michigan. But I'm really curious if there's an epitaph on the stone.
Added by NJ MOM on Apr 29, 2014 11:13 PM
RE: No info, sorry!
No worries, I will try to find more information by another route. Thanks for quick response. Cheers.
Added by Gabe on Apr 17, 2014 5:30 AM
Do you know whose headstone your photos for Schram # 124317736 and # 49996947 are affixed to? They look like they are both on headstones shared with someone else. I strongly suspect they are the brothers of another man in the same cemetery. Thanks for posting the images.
Added by Gabe on Apr 15, 2014 8:11 PM
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