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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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Volunteer from Home with 2nd Pass Transcriptions! – BillionGraves March 28, 2020

Volunteer from Home with 2nd Pass Transcriptions! https://blog.billiongraves.com/volunteer-from-home-with-2nd-pass-transcriptions/ I removed a lot of information. The post is over 700 words, but the extra information is worth reading the full article on the above link. BillionGraves,  4 days ago 6 min read … Continue reading

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March 30, 1945 We’re All Jews Here — Today in History

  “We’re not doing that. We’re all turning out”. via March 30, 1945 We’re All Jews Here — Today in History.  I found this story back January, 2020, but decided to re-blog it today in memory of the liberation of the … Continue reading

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Remembering the Irish Famine – BillionGraves March 16, 2020 – Tombstone Tuesdays March 24, 2020

I saw this last week on BillionGraves – Remembering the Irish Famine – BillionGraves March 16, 2020: https://blog.billiongraves.com/remembering-the-irish-famine/. Over 2,000 words in the link above; cut it down to just under 600 words. Gone but not forgotten. Not forgotten because … Continue reading

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Keeping Kids Busy During Coronavirus Closures – BillionGraves March 16, 2020 – Tombstone Tuesdays March 17, 2020

I saw this on BillionGraves yesterday and decided it was a good fit for Tuesdays Tombstones this week – Keeping Kids Busy During Coronavirus Closures – BillionGraves March 16, 2020  https://blog.billiongraves.com/keeping-your-family-busy-during-a-coronavirus-quarantine/. A lot more information in the article. BillionGraves, March … Continue reading

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New and exclusive Irish family records now online – FindMyPast Fridays March 13, 2020

I did not see anything last night on FindMyPast. Here’s this week’s FindMyPast Fridays – New and exclusive Irish family records now online: https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new/exclusive-irish-records. They can usually be found at https://www.findmy past.com/blog/new/, either Thursday or Friday, depending on when they … Continue reading

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