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Carolyn (Schmidt) Alves (#47198156)
 member for 5 years, 1 month, 23 days
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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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Russell Thompson
Douglas and Zella Jensen photos

Thanks for the photos for memrials for Douglas Charles Jensen (Memorial# 85895960) and Zella E Jensen (Memorial# 85896034). Much appreciated!

Added by Russell Thompson on Dec 16, 2014 12:39 PM
Lou (Davis) Dedinsky
Berl Leonard Empson
Carolyn, thank you so much for posting the photo!
Added by Lou (Davis) Dedinsky on Dec 11, 2014 10:37 AM
Frances Cope
Dorothy Henry
Thank you very much for your time and effort in taking a photo of the area of her burial.
Added by Frances Cope on Dec 08, 2014 5:45 PM
Mary Jane Presley (Leese)
Thanks so much!
Added by Mary Jane Presley (Leese) on Dec 07, 2014 3:20 PM
Woods photos
Thank you for the photos from this weekend. Your help is greatly appreciated!
Added by sibe80 on Dec 01, 2014 8:16 AM
Robert Schreffler
Eschrich headstone
Thank you Carolyn for the picture of the Eschrich headstone.
Added by Robert Schreffler on Nov 29, 2014 8:14 PM
L. R. G.
RE: Ancestry
at your leisure my dear! You're an angel for even wanting to help.
Added by L. R. G. on Nov 29, 2014 1:05 PM
Martin Weybright
Rose Florence Victoria Calvert
Many thanks for your photo of her marker at Hollywood Hills. Best wishes.
Added by Martin Weybright on Nov 29, 2014 11:21 AM
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
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