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Happy San Jacinto Day!

Oscar Farish was born on December 18, 1812, in Fredericksburg, Virginia, and emigrated to Texas in October, 1835 to pursue his profession of land surveyor. He joined Captain McIntyre’s Company of Col. 88 more words

Brethren Church Cemetery, Hygiene, Colorado

TC and I went for a bike ride to the Hygiene Market, where all the bike tools stop for a drink and a bar. The market also makes all gluten-free treats, and if you know me from… 55 more words


Showmen's Rest - Part 1: Even Their Final Resting Place is Entertaining

Mount Olivet Cemetery

Hugo, Oklahoma

Recently I was thrilled to be able to visit one of the famous cemeteries on my “visit one day” list: the Showman’s Rest section of Mount Olivet in Hugo, Oklahoma. 586 more words

Will there be a jar of Vicks in your grave?

A baton, a whistle, cigars. All items that have been buried with famous people (respectively, Leonard Bernstein, Humphrey Bogart, George Burns). Read more here: What famous people are buried with… 226 more words