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Lois Hetz Jones (#47824225)
 member for 2 years, 9 months, 14 days
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I always knew my Grandparents were born in Los Angeles. It was not until I saw my Great Grandparents' names in an 1888 Los Angeles Directory that I realized there were so many documents that could be found about them.

So in 1975 my parents and I began contacting all the relatives and collecting all the data and pictures we could find. My father and grandfather were photo enthusiasts so if we found a photo that someone did not want to part with my father took a picture of it.

I am on findagrave because I want to document my family's part in the development of Los Angeles. In addition there are three Hetz families in CA, and I want to document mine.

Using LDS German Church Records I have traced my Cochems line to 1614, my Zenz line to 1704, my Hetz line to 1788 and my Kemmerle line to 1632.

I want to thank my parents for their untiring help in this project and for the photo albums they put together when they were young. I could not have collected all this material without them.
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judy lakkis
RE: View
You are welcomed..I just started to take 2 pictures because I felt that just the headstone is kind of cold and empty and the area around is so warm with beauty that I wanted to share the moment. Thank you for your positive response.
Added by judy lakkis on Jan 15, 2015 1:04 PM
judy lakkis
RE: Norton
You are most welcomed.. It was very easy to find. Holy Cross is a big challenge and that is why I like to go there and the hills and scenery is awesome.
Added by judy lakkis on Jan 14, 2015 5:20 PM
judy lakkis
RE: Kline Gravestone
Hmm.. Interesting.. Well I was there on Monday and I took the picture of what headstone was there. Now do you want me to check into this when I am at the office? I would like to follow up on this if you don't mind.. Give me some more information if you want, but in my private email, so I can have proof that I am a representative of your family.
Added by judy lakkis on Dec 18, 2014 2:00 PM
judy lakkis
RE: Kline Gravestone
Hmm!! They have no record of her being buried there or ashes either.. And it's up to the family to put the date on the headstone or the cemetery?
Added by judy lakkis on Dec 17, 2014 4:28 PM
judy lakkis
RE: Kline Gravestone
You are welcomed. What is the mystery with Marjorie ?? Is she buried in Oregon? Should I delete the photo on her memorial??
Added by judy lakkis on Dec 16, 2014 8:41 PM
Lisa Finger
RE: Trinkner
The Trinkner burial information came from the U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963 forms available on Ancestry.com.
Added by Lisa Finger on Oct 13, 2014 6:45 PM
Linda Claxton
RE: Dolores Margaret Fleckenstein
Please use the edit tab on the memorials you wish transferred.

Thank-you.

Linda
Added by Linda Claxton on Jul 20, 2014 1:08 PM
towetter
tribute
Just read your tribute to your mom. Beautiful. Not everyone has that kind of relationship or memories of their childhood.
Added by towetter on Dec 01, 2013 6:25 PM
TRICIA
RE: Bill Huber
No problem, glad I could find him.
Added by TRICIA on Nov 12, 2013 5:01 PM
Jane Marie Morrison
RE: Calvary
I can take photos at Calvary. I am recovering from surgery right now but I can do it. When I first started adding names to Find-A-Grave I did not have a camera. Now I do and there are a lot of memorials that I need to add photos to. What I need is a memorial # of the person you want headstone photos for.

I will write down the death info, call the cemetery and get the burial location. I have relatives buried ALL over that cemetery. It is HUGE. Without the cemetery's help, I have NO idea where they are. I will take the headstone photos for you.

Just send me the memorial numbers of the people you need headstones for.

My email address is: jane421@gmail.com
Added by Jane Marie Morrison on Feb 06, 2013 3:53 PM
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