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Compassion at the Cemetery — BillionGraves Blog – Tombstone Tuesdays June 30, 2020

Many BillionGraves volunteers show compassion at the cemetery by their acts of service, whether they are taking photos, helping to tend graves, or looking out for those who may be grieving. This blog post shares the experiences of three special … Continue reading

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New and exclusive Catholic church records online for the first time – FindMyPast Fridays June 26, 2020

I checked last night and didn’t see it posted. It usually shows up Thursday or Friday at  https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new. Here’s the direct link – New and exclusive Catholic church records online for the first time: https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new/catholic-and-canadian-records Liam Kelly 26 June 2020 … Continue reading

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Unique new records from The National Archives – FindMyPast Fridays June 19, 2020

I checked last night and didn’t see it posted. It usually shows up Thursday or Friday at  https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new. Here’s the direct link –Unique new records from The National Archives: https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new/british-nicaraguan-records Liam Kelly 19 June 2020 –snip– New family discoveries await … Continue reading

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The 7 Largest Cemeteries in the World — BillionGraves Blog – Tombstone Tuesdays June 16, 2020

The seven largest cemeteries in the world are worth a visit – even if it is a virtual one! They come in all varieties from those that are packed-tight with crowded tombstones to others with park-like settings or those that … Continue reading

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New and exclusive Scottish family records – FindMyPast Fridays June 12, 2020

I checked last night and didn’t see it posted. It usually shows up Thursday or Friday at  https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new. Here’s the direct link –New and exclusive Scottish family records: https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new/scottish-family-records Liam Kelly 12 June 2020 –snip– Findmypast is home to the … Continue reading

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How to Find a Gravestone at the Cemetery — BillionGraves Blog- Tombstone Tuesdays May 26, 2020

Have you ever tried to find a gravestone in a large cemetery? One with tens of thousands of gravestones? If so, you know how time-consuming, and even frustrating, it can be. Unless you use the BillionGraves app! Then it’s easy! … Continue reading

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Mountain View Cemetery and Mausoleum, Altadena, California – Tombstone Tuesdays May 19, 2020

I chose Mountain View Cemetery in Altadena, California as this week’s Tombstone Tuesdays post. On Find-A-Grave, there are 60 Famous memorials, including George Reeves, better known as Superman. Official website: https://www.mtn-view.com/ Our Location MAIN ENTRANCE 2400 North Fair Oaks Avenue … Continue reading

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Stuck at Home? Transcribe BillionGraves Records! — BillionGraves Blog – Tombstone Tuesdays April 28, 2020

Has coronavirus got you stuck at home? Then transcribe BillionGraves records! In many places around the world, we have been advised to self-quarantine to keep the transmission of COVID-19 to a minimum. You could spend your home-bound days watching endless … Continue reading

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12 Ways to Volunteer during the Coronavirus Pandemic — BillionGraves Blog

Looking for ways to volunteer during the coronavirus pandemic? We can help! We already know what you are NOT doing this week . . . eating out at restaurants, shopping at non-essential stores, and touching your face. Right?! But what … Continue reading

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Maple Lawn Cemetery – Tombstone Tuesdays April 7, 2020

I’m a groundskeeper by trade. At the end of last year, I ambitiously subscribed to the email newsletter Publishous. Each issue is a collection of articles on Medium, with subjects such as productivity, and also Christianity, and including those untold … Continue reading

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