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UNDERTAKER ADVERTISEMENTS FROM THE 1800S — BillionGraves Blog June 11, 2021 Tombstone Tuesday June 15, 2021

I saw this recently on BillionGraves – UNDERTAKER ADVERTISEMENTS FROM THE 1800S: https://blog.billiongraves.com/undertaker-advertisements-from-the-1800s/. I included the topics below. Cathy Wallace, June 11, 2021 Undertaker advertisements of the 1800s hold fascinating information about the days in which our ancestors lived. –snip– Undertaker, … Continue reading

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Find-A-Grave Quirks and New Addition – Tombstone Tuesdays June 8, 2021

I noticed recently a long-standing quirk on Find-A-Grave, specifically I go looking for a memorial and can’t find it. Yet, if I use my least favorite search engine and add findagrave, it shows up with a link to the memorial. I realize … Continue reading

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Natal Alecrim, CGWC Brazil – Tombstone Tuesdays June 1, 2021

Here’s one of the Commonwealth Graves Commission (CWGC) in Brazil – https://www.cwgc.org/visit-us/find-cemeteries-memorials/cemetery-details/2024338/NATAL%20(ALECRIM)%20CEMETERY/  BillionGraves: https://billiongraves.com/cemetery/Cemit%C3%A9rio-Alecrim/167559 CWGC: https://www.cwgc.org/visit-us/find-cemeteries-memorials/cemetery-details/2024338/NATAL%20(ALECRIM)%20CEMETERY/ Facebook: possibly https://www.facebook.com/CentralDoBoloRN/ Find-A-Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/2519186/natal-(alecrim)-cemetery (No Famous memorials) Flickr: Some listings located https://www.flickr.com/photos/artetumular/3418408526/ Google Maps: Google Maps, Natal Alecrim Cemetery Historical Marker Database: No listing located https://www.hmdb.org/ Inspirock: … Continue reading

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NATIVE AMERICAN BURIAL RITUALS — BillionGraves Blog May 22, 2021 Tombstone Tuesday May 24, 2021

I saw this recently on BillionGraves – NATIVE AMERICAN BURIAL RITUALS : https://blog.billiongraves.com/native-american-burial-rituals/ Cathy Wallace, 2 weeks ago Native American burial rituals can help us to understand the values of unique groups of people. –snip– Aleut Native American Burial Rituals –snip– Arapaho … Continue reading

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Riverside Presbyterian Church Memorial Garden – Tombstone Tuesdays May 18, 2021

Official website: https://www.riversidepres.org/ BillionGraves: https://billiongraves.com/cemetery/Riverside-Presbyterian-Memorial-Gardens/340184 Cemetery Census – http://cemeterycensus.com/ No listing located Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/riversidepresbyterianchurchcb/ Find-A-Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/2202861/riverside-presbyterian-church-memorial-garden (No Famous memorials) Flickr: No listings located https://www.flickr.com/ Foursquare: No listing located https://foursquare.com/ GenealogyTrails: No listing located http://genealogytrails.com/ Google Maps: Google Maps, Cocoa Beach, Florida (finally got … Continue reading

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Green-Wood Cemetery – Tombstone Tuesdays May 11, 2021

Official website: https://www.green-wood.com/ BillionGraves: https://billiongraves.com/cemetery/Green-Wood-Cemetery/71872 Cemetery Census – http://cemeterycensus.com/ No listing located Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/historicgreenwood/ Find-A-Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/64718/green-wood-cemetery (372 Famous memorials – https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/64718/famous-memorials) Flickr: Some listings located https://www.flickr.com/photos/emilio_guerra/35618835782/ Foursquare: https://foursquare.com/greenwoodhf GenealogyTrails: http://genealogytrails.com/ny/kings/cem_greenwood.html Google Maps: Google Maps, Brooklyn New York (finally got Street View to come up) Histopolis: https://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/NY/Kings_County/Green-Wood_Cemetery Historical Marker … Continue reading

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British Cemetery Buenos Aires Argentina CWGC – Tombstone Tuesdays May 4, 2021

I decided to start with Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) cemeteries in other countries for this week’s Tombstone Tuesdays post, Cementerio Británico de Buenos Aires – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cementerio_Brit%C3%A1nico BillionGraves: https://billiongraves.com/cemetery/Cementerio-Brit%C3%A1nico/166474 CWGC: https://www.cwgc.org/visit-us/find-cemeteries-memorials/cemetery-details/2000382/Buenos%20Aires%20(Chacarita)%20British%20Cemetery/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/www.cementeriobritanico.org.ar Find-A-Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/1712616 (6 Famous memorials https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/1712616/famous-memorials) Flickr: No listings located https://www.flickr.com/ Google … Continue reading

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Little Rock National Cemetery – Tombstone Tuesdays April 27, 2021

Chose to look at Little Rock National Cemetery in Little Rock, Arkansas for this week’s Tombstone Tuesdays post. Official website: https://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/littlerock.asp BillionGraves: https://billiongraves.com/cemetery/Little-Rock-National-Cemetery/1610 Cemetery Census – http://cemeterycensus.com/ No listing located Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Little%20Rock%20National%20Cemetery/111865802163255/ Find-A-Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/109422/little-rock-national-cemetery (4 Famous memorials – https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/109422/famous-memorials) Flickr: Some listings located https://www.flickr.com/photos/cormackphotos/4097425284/ Foursquare: General … Continue reading

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Genealogy Trips are the New Family Vacation — BillionGraves Blog Tombstone Tuesday April 20, 2021

I saw this yesterday on BillionGraves – Genealogy Trips are the New Family Vacation: Genealogy Trips are the New Family Vacation   Cathy Wallace, 1 day ago https://blog.billiongraves.com/cemetery-superstitions/ Thought this would be a good Tombstone Tuesday post. Here are the 15 … Continue reading

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Tombstone Tuesdays Gaza War Cemetery – Tombstone Tuesdays April 13, 2021

I went looking for a Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) cemetery for this week’s Tombstone Tuesdays post: https://www.cwgc.org/visit-us/find-cemeteries-memorials/cemetery-details/71701/GAZA%20WAR%20CEMETERY/. Total identified casualties: 2,696 from World War I and World War II. Also known as the British War Cemetery BillionGraves: https://billiongraves.com/cemetery/Gaza-War-Cemetery/162356 CWGC: https://www.cwgc.org/visit-us/find-cemeteries-memorials/cemetery-details/71701/GAZA%20WAR%20CEMETERY/ Facebook: … Continue reading

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