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Crown Hill Cemetery – Tombstone Tuesdays October 13, 2020

I mentioned the 7 largest cemeteries on a previous Tombstone Tuesdays – The 7 Largest Cemeteries in the World — BillionGraves Blog – Tombstone Tuesdays June 16, 2020, and this week I am focusing on the tenth largest cemetery; on … Continue reading

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Zentralfriedhof AKA Vienna Central Cemetery – Tombstone Tuesdays October 6, 2020

https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=Rookwood+Cemetery+AustraliaI mentioned the 7 largest cemeteries on a previous Tombstone Tuesdays – The 7 Largest Cemeteries in the World — BillionGraves Blog – Tombstone Tuesdays June 16, 2020, and I mentioned the 8th largest Arlington National Cemetery – Tombstone Tuesdays … Continue reading

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Bethel Cemetery, Brandon, Mississippi – Tombstone Tuesdays July 29, 2020

This week’s Tombstone Tuesdays post is Bethel Cemetery in Brandon, Mississippi. This is where Ed Bearrs – Rest in Peace Corporal Ed Bearrs, USMC and Chief Historian of the National Parks Service – 1923 – 2020, , his wife, and … Continue reading

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5 Awesome Mausoleums from Around the World – BillionGraves – Tombstone Tuesdays September 22, 2020

I saw this yesterday on BillionGraves –  5 Awesome Mausoleums from Around the World http://blog.billiongraves.com/awesome-mausoleums-from-around-the-world/ and thought it was a good choice for this week’s Tombstone Tuesdays post. There are numerous photos of the mausoleums in the link.   BillionGraves, 1 … Continue reading

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Permissions and the tombstone photo – The Legal Genealogist – Tombstone Tuesdays September 15, 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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Union County Historical Society and Heritage Museum, New Albany – Mississippi Mondays September 14, 2020

For today’s Mississippi Mondays post, I checked out New Albany in Union County, and chose the Union County Historical Society and Heritage Museum – http://ucheritagemuseum.com/  as this week’s choice. Not sure how much I will find. As usual, check with … Continue reading

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Researchers tentatively identify 72 men believed to be buried at Sugar Land 95 site – Houston Chronicle – September 8, 2020

I saw this on the Houston Chronicle – Researchers tentatively identify 72 men believed to be buried at Sugar Land 95 site: https://www.houstonchronicle.com/news/houston-texas/houston/article/Researchers-identify-72-men-believed-to-be-buried-15543818.php. Definitely worth a read as DNA is being used to try and identify those who were buried … Continue reading

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New Records from the Canadian Expeditionary Force! – Fold3 – August 28, 2020

I wasn’t familiar with the fact that Fold3 has a blog. I found out today it does. It’s part of the Ancestry.com family. That means I need to check the other Ancestry.com sites to see if they have blogs. As … Continue reading

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Florida Mall Puts Masked Mannequins on Non-Working Escalators – Weirdness Wednesdays September 9, 2020

I saw this on another blog, but some of the stuff on that blog was too far out there for me to link to it. I figure any mall doing this – Florida Mall Puts Masked Mannequins on Non-Working Escalators deserves to … Continue reading

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Arlington National Cemetery Reopens to the Public for Gravesite Visitation Only – Arlington National Cemetery – September 8, 2020

I initially did this post with the link to the Stars and Stripes article, but it is a pay site and while I saw it there first, the article is COVID-19 related and free for now on their website, I … Continue reading

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