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Carolyn [Lee] Kelly (#47510203)
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Bio Photo NOTE: Most picts I've done since June 2014 have been done from my car as walking is too much for me and some places are not for the electric wheelchair - so I get what I can - ANY picture is better than no picture, considering how much stones seem to deteriorate today - PLEASE redo these distant picts and let me know, so I can remove the bad ones.. TIA (Find A Grave will notify me, so you won't have to. They will notify me that the request has been filled!!)
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I started photographing picts w/film camera back in 1998.. mostly of my own ancestors but that quickly went by the wayside when my husband bought me my first digital camera, then came external hard drives, well all you "old timers" for 'Find a Grave' know the rest of the story..
I am unable to do much any more and have FINALLY started up loading my picts, very few scans, mostly digital... My folks got me interested in Genealogy back in the late 1940's but didn't get very heavily into it until the early 90's - I've worked my LEE line back to the immigrant in the mid 1600's and have most LEEs(not ALL) lines back to my 1st Generation on this side of the water, up to abt 2001... then when the grandkids were getting too old to hang at the house, I'd pack them and cameras in the car... the older ones helped w/picture taking.. now I'm down to one challenged grandson and me in w/c...

If I add a pict to your Memorial, check to see if I added note. IF I've made mistake (typos happen) in transcribing or if you don't want that extra info, PLEASE let me know and I will remove it ASAP.

I have a lot of photos from the oldest cemeteries - oldest Memorials in my home town of Cumberland, RI, which I am slowly getting onLine, 99% are added now..

IF I post a line you are chasing, let me know and I will willingly/gladly transfer management, IF it is IN a cemetery ALREADY completed.. Please send additional info via the Edit in the upper RIGHT of each persons page, you want info added to. Please include sources AND you will be given credit for all you send that I add for you..

I have met, be it in person or onLine, in my past searching travels (in the LEE, PECK & CARPENTER Genealogy lines & cemetery photos), you know who you are.. Thank you....

A lot of my picts have extended into MA and I would love to thank "Massachusetts Vital Records Project" (ma-vitalrecords.org)(It is Free onLine) by compilers of "Tan Books" and Rehoboth by JN Arnold & translated into computer language by John Slaughter and his helpers along the way.. for allowing me to add VR info to some pages.. great work John for doing all that you have done!!

I do try to answer SAC's promptly - IF I haven't done your request or inquiry within 2 wks, DO please remind me...

When I send you Locations of certain graves, please add to the page you have put up - IT IS NOT FOR MY BENEFIT BUT FOR THOSE WHO COME LATER.. I already know where these people are, Let's PLEASE help those who follow us...

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Must give credit where credit is due:

Dear Ancestor

Your tombstone stands among the rest
Neglected and alone
The name and date are chiseled out
On polished marble stone
It reaches out to all who care
It is too late to mourn

You did not know that I exist
You died and I was born
Yet each of us are cells of you
In flesh and blood and bone
Our blood contracts and beats a pulse
Entirely not our own

Dear Ancestor. the place you filled
One hundred years ago
Spreads out among the ones you left
Who would have loved you so
I wonder how you lived and loved
I wonder if you knew
That someday I would find this spot
And come to visit you.

It was written in 1906 by Walter Butler Palmer (1868-1932) FAG # 87759950
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NOTE: Most picts I've done since June 2014 have been done from my car as walking is too much for me and some places are not for the electric wheelchair - so I get what I can - ANY picture is better than no picture, considering how much stones seem to deteriorate today.. TIA
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Gwen and Bob
Permission to use photos
Hello Carolyn,
I'm writing to ask your permission to use your photo of Prospect Hill Cemetery and the gravestones of Edward and Maranda Foster on my ancestry.com family tree, with attribution to you and to Find a Grave. Thank you very much for taking the photos an for your consideration. Gwen
Added by Gwen and Bob on Apr 25, 2015 11:30 AM
Richard Arthur Fenner
Anne Whipple
Added by Richard Arthur Fenner on Apr 16, 2015 2:15 PM
BvaleBob
Alpha Ballou Brown grave photo
Thanks for the photo of the grave. It provides the info I was looking for.
Bob
Added by BvaleBob on Apr 13, 2015 12:04 PM
Researcher
Florence Seagrave
I am with you - I hope spring is here and it lasts a long time. Since I live in the south, my garden is already coming alive.

Thanks for the great picture.

Joyce
Added by Researcher on Apr 11, 2015 1:34 PM
Becky Ramsey
Findagrave Photos
Carolyn, thank you for all your contributions to the Findagrave website. I would like permission to use your photographs of my relatives' gravesites in my Family Tree files. I use the photos as source media and will gladly give you credit for your work. Becky
Added by Becky Ramsey on Apr 01, 2015 12:34 PM
WNB17
RE: re: Sally Benson
You're very welcome. Sally is indeed a distant relative of mine--specifically, the wife of my 4th cousin 7x removed, Jared Benson.
Added by WNB17 on Mar 24, 2015 12:28 PM
Jo-Ann Croft
RE: Lovel Haskins
I let Ken Postle know that he needs to be on the flag list.
Added by Jo-Ann Croft on Mar 01, 2015 5:59 PM
Marc Thayer, III
Waldo Thayer

Hi Carolyn,

Thanks for the information on Waldo Thayer's wife maiden name was Leach.

Regards,

Marc Thayer III
Added by Marc Thayer, III on Jan 20, 2015 8:31 AM
Bonnie Kehoe-Gove
RE: Newman Ave Cem
U R Welcome. Happy to be of help.
Added by Bonnie Kehoe-Gove on Jan 12, 2015 1:19 PM
Debi
RE: Hobbs & Griswold in PH
Glad to see the cemetery map, too! Wish more cemeteries had these posted. Is there any way to request that the map be move UP in the list of photos for the cemetery so that it would be immediately visible to anyone visiting the page??

Happy New Year... trying to stay warm here in God's country!

Debi
Added by Debi on Dec 30, 2014 9:27 AM
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