Tag Archives: Tombstone Tuesday

KansasGravestones.org Cemeteries – Tombstone Tuesdays January 12, 2021

This week’s Tombstones Tuesdays post is about one state originally mentioned in this post – Gravestones.org Websites – Tombstone Tuesdays March 12, 2019, specifically Kansas Kansas Gravestones. Over 102,000 headstones from around Kansas. Going to be much shorter than most … Continue reading

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20 Tips for BillionGraves Transcribers — BillionGraves Blog Tombstone Tuesdays January 5, 2021

These tips for BillionGraves transcribers are fantastic! Whether you have been transcribing gravestone images for years or are just thinking about volunteering, there is something here for you! 29 more words 20 Tips for BillionGraves Transcribers — BillionGraves Blog. Direct link: … Continue reading

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Tournai Communal Cemetery, Tournai, Belgium – Tombstone Tuesdays December 29, 2020

After seeing this post last night – December 28. Tournai Communal Cemetery. Roll of Honour — Remembrance NI – Every day is a Remembrance Day, original post: December 28. Tournai Communal Cemetery. Roll of Honour — Remembrance NI – Every … Continue reading

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Learn Cemetery Rules – Tombstone Tuesdays December 22, 2020

Cemeteries have rules and regulations. I came across one cemetery that so many restrictions the list was pages long. Some of these were related to type and style of grave markers. Many involved specifics on requirements for a funeral. Even … Continue reading

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Saving Vermont’s Oldest Jewish Cemetery – Tombstones Tuesdays December 15, 2020

I noticed this recently – Saving Vermont’s Oldest Jewish Cemetery: https://www.rutlandherald.com/news/vermont_wire/saving-vermonts-oldest-jewish-cemetery/article_dc2613d9-ed33-5205-a1a6-d6277a50a230.html. I thought the cemetery was a good Tombstones Tuesdays choice. On Find-A-Grave, it has 173 memorials, but it’s expected many more were buried there, but the headstones have been lost. There … Continue reading

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Find-A-Grave and Copyright – Tombstone Tuesdays December 8, 2020

Standard Disclaimer:  I am not an attorney and any comments I post are not intended, nor should they be construed, as legal advice. If you need legal advice, please consult a legal expert who is familiar with the area of … Continue reading

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Serre Road Cemetery No 2 – Tombstone Tuesdays December 1, 2020

The inspiration for this week’s Tombstone Tuesdays is this post – Serre Road Cemetery No 2: December 1. The largest cemetery on the Somme. Roll of Honour BillionGraves: https://billiongraves.com/cemetery/Serre-Road-Cemetery-No-2/296692 CWGC: https://www.cwgc.org/visit-us/find-cemeteries-memorials/cemetery-details/67200/serre-road-cemetery-no.2/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/140029992732757/posts/serre-road-cemetery-no-2-which-includes-the-grave-of-captain-james-samuel-davids/2394417773960623/ Find-A-Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/2162036/serre-road-cemetery-no.-2 (0 Famous memorials Flickr: Some listings located https://www.flickr.com/photos/greentool2002/albums/72157671682726923/ Google Maps: … Continue reading

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WINGED SKULL GRAVESTONE SYMBOLS – BillionGraves Tombstone Tuesdays November 24, 2020

I saw this yesterday on BillionGraves – WINGED SKULL GRAVESTONE SYMBOLS:  http://blog.billiongraves.com/winged-skull-gravestone-symbols/. Article is longer, but I shortened it to give a glimpse.    Cathy Wallace, November 23, 2020  10 min read   Winged skull gravestone symbols were common in 18th-century cemeteries. While they … Continue reading

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Grand Gulf Cemetery – Tombstones Tuesdays November 17, 2020

I saw this cemetery, Grand Gulf Cemetery, yesterday on Mississippi Mondays post: http://Grand Gulf Military State Park, Port Gibson – Mississippi Mondays November 16, 2020. I thought the cemetery was a good Tombstones Tuesdays choice. On Find-A-Grave, it has 173 memorials, … Continue reading

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3 AMAZING GRAVESTONE OBELISKS — BillionGraves Blog – Tombstones Tuesdays November 10, 2020

I saw this yesterday on BillionGraves: https://blog.billiongraves.com/3-amazing-gravestone-obelisks/. Much longer article in the link. I thought this was a good Tombstones Tuesdays choice. 3 AMAZING GRAVESTONE OBELISKS  BillionGraves, November 9, 2020 14 min read Gravestone obelisks have been one of the most popular … Continue reading

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