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Louis du Mort (#46599444)
 member for 13 years, 4 months, 11 days
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Bio Photo Taphophilia (a passion and enjoyment of cemeteries) has been my main hobby since the late 1970's when I was a junior in high school. I discovered that cemeteries in and around Los Angeles were the best places to hide from truant officers. It was in these adopted sanctuaries that I began to appreciate my surroundings: the grounds, the headstones, the architecture, the artwork and most importantly, the residents.

In October of 2010, I founded The Traveling Taphophiles, a group that sets out once a month to visit cemeteries. Our travels have taken us as far as New Orleans. I'm fortunate to have met others that share my hobby and to have forged some great friendships along the way.

Once photos have been posted, feel free to use them as you wish - photo credit isn't necessary.

Happy Graving ~

Louis DuMort


I miss Chris and Martha with all my heart.
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Messages left for Louis du Mort (2479)[Leave Message]
geric10
Thank you!
Thank you so much for the picture!
Added by geric10 on Apr 21, 2017 9:06 AM
Cristy
Mr & Mrs Ellis
Thank you for all your time in getting pictures of their headstones. I appreciate you!
Added by Cristy on Apr 21, 2017 12:59 AM
Charlotte Lackey Dady
James Miller & Parents
Thank You so Much for your quick response in getting the pics and posting them. I am gratefull!!! God Bless You!! Have a Happy Easter!!
Added by Charlotte Lackey Dady on Apr 14, 2017 7:17 PM
Sue Armstrong
Gilbert & Ida Waterworth-rose hills
Thank you so much for these grave marker photo's for Gilbert & Ida Waterworth. Have a blessed Easter Weekend - Sue Armstrong
Added by Sue Armstrong on Apr 14, 2017 7:17 AM
Deborah Black Phenix
Gale Albert Lea
Many thanks for taking your time and effort in fulfilling my request. I greatly appreciate it.
Deborah
Added by Deborah Black Phenix on Apr 11, 2017 10:34 PM
Cristy
Mr & Mrs Clark
Thank you my dear friend...you are the best!💜
Added by Cristy on Apr 11, 2017 8:01 PM
Jenny Bole Bartlett
Eva Guilhauma
Thank you so much you have made my day. :)
Added by Jenny Bole Bartlett on Apr 11, 2017 5:56 PM
Linda Davis
RE: James Garner
My candidates for Famous bio have been governors of Florida and GA; Czars of Russia; and famous people in a Lithuanian cemetery....boring.
Added by Linda Davis on Apr 11, 2017 3:27 PM
Cristy
DIDIER
Thank you once again for excellent photos! I know I can always count on you and that means a lot!
Added by Cristy on Apr 10, 2017 11:17 PM
George Seitz
Bub
Louis,

When I saw Bub in a virtual cemetery I thought with a moniker like that, he must have a bike. Bingo. Crazy. And now when I send it, I see his given Jeffrey Lynn, and I remember Jeffrey Lynn Bennett from Zoar. Ohio generational thing I guess.

Peace

George

https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=27027987
Added by George Seitz on Apr 10, 2017 6:32 PM
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